Health

Learn the latest health news along with easy ways to adopt a healthy lifestyle: From diet and weight loss tips to advice on managing and preventing diabetes, we'll keep you looking and feeling your best.

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14 Things Nutritionists Do on Halloween That You Don’t

Learn how top food experts make the idea of a healthy Halloween less scary. >>

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13 Running Terms Every Runner Should Know

Fartlek, VO2 max, proprioception: running jargon may sound like a foreign language, but brushing up… >>

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7 Shocking Foods That Sneak in Trans Fats

Common grocery store purchases may contain higher levels of artery-clogging trans fats than you… >>

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6 Compelling Benefits of Meditation, According to Science

Don’t dismiss this practice as hippie hogwash until you consider these medical reasons for giving… >>

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11 Health Benefits of Green Tea You Haven’t Heard Before

This miracle beverage is effective at fighting everything from cancer to acne. So pour a cup, and… >>

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9 Surprising Diseases That Dermatologists Find First

Seeing a skin doctor isn’t just about checking for moles or getting a cream for acne or wrinkles… >>

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8 Mini Meditations to Banish Stress From Your Brain

When stressful thoughts or feelings strike, these tricks from the book The End of Stress can… >>

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Scary Food-Drug Interactions You Should Avoid

Eating certain foods while you or your loved ones take specific meds could cause dangerous side… >>

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How to Crack Your Sugar Addiction

Find out how to change what you crave for a healthier life. >>

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The Health Benefits of Pumpkin and Its Power to Heal

Pumpkins: Their vitamin- and nutrient-rich flesh and seeds can improve your love life, promote… >>

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8 Things to Know About ALS Before You #IceBucketChallenge

Important information about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, the fatal disease behind the social… >>

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What Happens When Scientists Experiment on Themselves?

Cross a compulsive need to discover the truth with a strong sense of adventure, and watch modern… >>

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6 Natural Face Cleansers You Can Make Yourself

You don't need fancy, pricy products for smoother, prettier skin; instead, try these simple natural… >>

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11 Weather Myths You Need to Stop Believing

Some untrue weather facts seem to ride out the storm. Find out which potentially life-saving info… >>

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8 Early Symptoms of Parkinson’s Disease Too Easy to Miss

This movement disorder is more treatable when caught early, but Parkinson’s symptoms can appear… >>

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What If Gluten Isn’t Making You Sick?

Three tips to help you decide whether it's gluten or another culprit causing your tummy troubles. >>

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Who Knew: 8 Healthy Habits That Boost Your Brain

How the healthy choices you're already making can prevent dementia and keep your brain sharp. >>

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Benefits of Vitamin E: Which Apply to You?

Vitamin E is good for your hair and skin, but what about for your body? We answer 4 common… >>

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The Beautiful Life of Your Brain

A look at the neuroscience of our most human traits—love, anger, compassion—and how to harness… >>