Everyday Wellness

7 Trusted Injury Treatments That Are Dead Wrong
7 Trusted Injury Treatments That Are Dead Wrong

Update your first-aid kit and learn which common treatments for burns, poisoning, excess bleeding… >>

The Meaning of Sin: How Being Bad Is Good For You
The Meaning of Sin: How Being Bad Is Good For You

Modern science reveals a silver lining in even the blackest cloak of sin. >>

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Upset Stomach Home Remedies: 9 Natural Ideas

Whether you're gassy, constipated, nauseous, or have indigestion, try these home remedies to make… >>

Is Your 12 A.M. Bedtime Making You Fat?
Is Your 12 A.M. Bedtime Making You Fat?

If a pressing work deadline has you staying up later than usual, don’t be surprised if you have… >>

How the Brain Works With Google, GPS, and Other Technologies
How the Brain Works With Google, GPS, and Other Technologies

See how five technologies scramble your brain: GPS turns you into a terrible driver, Google mucks… >>

Don't Screw It Up: 11 Ways to Make Today Better
Don’t Screw It Up: 11 Ways to Make Today Better

Try these tips from Don't Screw It Up! to save time, money, and dignity on everything from your… >>

Sleep Deprived? 8 Tips to Stay Sharp
Sleep Deprived? 8 Tips to Stay Sharp

Researchers at the University of California-Berkeley connect a decline in cognitive function with… >>

6 Secrets to Staying Happy–and Sharp
6 Secrets to Staying Happy–and Sharp

Can lifting your spirits boost your brain power? Here are six simple ways to lighten your mood and… >>

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4 Surprising Times to Skip Antibiotics

The FDA’s recent warning about certain heart dangers of the commonly prescribed antibiotic… >>

Eat Healthier: 13 Food Myths You Still Think Are True
Eat Healthier: 13 Food Myths You Still Think Are True

Are carbs evil? Does chicken always have to be cooked skinless? Ditch your old-school thinking and… >>

11 Superfoods That Stand the Test of Time
11 Superfoods That Stand the Test of Time

When it comes to healthy eating, it can be hard to separate superfood from superfad, but these 11… >>

6 Ways to Stay Healthier than Your Parents
6 Ways to Stay Healthier than Your Parents

Being overweight, out of shape, short of breath, and having chronic diseases could keep you from… >>

Want to Sleep Better? Get More Exercise!
Want to Sleep Better? Get More Exercise!

Forget warm milk and counting sheep: One of the best ways to guarantee a night of soothing… >>

5 Scary Things Sitting Does to Your Health
5 Scary Things Sitting Does to Your Health

Bad news for couch potatoes and those of us chained to our office cubicles. We’ve been hearing… >>

Dr. Oz to Governors: Have More Sex, Eat More Nuts, Start Potato Chip Buyback Programs
Dr. Oz to Governors: Have More Sex, Eat More Nuts, Start Potato Chip Buyback Programs

Mehmet Oz, MD, certainly spiced up the National Governor Association’s annual winter meeting… >>

10 Wildly Overinflated Hospital Costs
10 Wildly Overinflated Hospital Costs

A Tylenol pill for $15? Or $53 per pair of gloves? Here, a medical billing advocate reveals some of… >>

7 Hilarious Facts About Flatulence (from One Serious Medical Journal)
7 Hilarious Facts About Flatulence (from One Serious Medical Journal)

File this one under, “and they decided to study this WHY?” In an almost-unbelievably titled… >>

3 Ways to Eat, Sleep, and Gargle Your Way to a Better Brain
3 Ways to Eat, Sleep, and Gargle Your Way to a Better Brain

Stay sharp with these simple, scientifically proven techniques. >>

What You Eat May Affect How Well You Sleep
What You Eat May Affect How Well You Sleep

If you want to sleep better tonight, it may pay to focus on how well you’re eating right… >>

4 New Reasons You Should Know Your Blood Type
4 New Reasons You Should Know Your Blood Type

What’s in a blood type? Potentially a lot, according to several recent studies that correlate… >>