Everyday Wellness

Hospital Checklists to Avoid Medication Mistakes
Hospital Checklists to Avoid Medication Mistakes

Medication mistakes and communication failures can make hospital care riskier than it needs to be… >>

The 5 Most Nutrition-Packed Foods
The 5 Most Nutrition-Packed Foods

This list of the most nutritious foods comes from Susan Burke, R.D., vice president of nutrition… >>

Gaining Weight? Maybe It's Your Medicine
Gaining Weight? Maybe It’s Your Medicine

If you're gaining weight for no reason or having trouble losing it, check the contents of your… >>

12 More Things Your Pediatrician Won’t Tell You
12 More Things Your Pediatrician Won’t Tell You

Find out what doctors really think when you diagnose your child over the internet, question the… >>

13+ Things Your Pediatrician Won't Tell You
13+ Things Your Pediatrician Won’t Tell You

Go behind the scenes with your child's doctor to see what he is really thinking. >>

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Nature’s Best Stress Soothers

Chill out by adding these four foods to your daily diet. >>

Coffee: The Miracle Drug
Coffee: The Miracle Drug

When was the last time you heard a doctor use the word miracle? Well, wake up and smell the coffee. >>

3 Blood-Pressure Signs You Should Never Ignore
3 Blood-Pressure Signs You Should Never Ignore

Are you — or your doctor — shrugging off early warnings of brewing blood pressure trouble? The… >>

Nature's Best Stress Soothers
Nature’s Best Stress Soothers

These tasty tension tamers can help boost your mood and protect your body. >>

Bonus Health Benefits of Probiotics
Bonus Health Benefits of Probiotics

Probiotics, the "good" bacteria, may help soothe digestive ills, but now, research hints that the… >>

apple cider vinegar
13+ Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar benefits are plentiful. Its wide-ranging uses (rivaling the number of uses of… >>

When to Wear Sunglasses
When to Wear Sunglasses

Get the most from your sunglasses by sidestepping these pitfalls. >>

healthy tips for the holidays
9 Stay-Healthy Tips for the Holidays

'Tis the season to be jolly--and to gain weight. Use these tips to maintain your healthy diet and… >>

moves for a longer life
5 Moves for a Longer Life

These small changes can help you fend off diabetes — or shield you from its worst effects. >>

The Secret Link Between Posture and Pain Relief
The Secret Link Between Posture and Pain Relief

Want to eat less? Stick to your budget? Ease your back pain? Try a few of these secrets from the… >>

Calm Down, Feel Better: A Lesson in Breathing
Calm Down, Feel Better: A Lesson in Breathing

Learn a simple technique that can help you to stop living in a state of alert. >>

How to Buy Medicine Online
How to Buy Medicine Online

Shopping online is convenient and economical, but the potential for trouble is bigger when you buy… >>

Should You Cut Back on Salt?
Should You Cut Back on Salt?

Some experts think salt is a killer — but others worry about a rush to reduce. What should you do? >>

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11 Bizarre Weight Loss Tricks That Work

You may look crazy doing these things to lose weight, but they could actually work for you. >>

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The Best Houseplants for Clean Air and Better Health

Plants promote clean air. They also fight fatigue, stress, dry throat and headache -- at home or in… >>