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34 Things Your Parents’ Health Reveals About You
Our genes have a huge impact on our health—so paying attention to your mother's...
16 Silent Symptoms of Leukemia You Shouldn’t Ignore
Leukemia, or cancer of the blood cells, causes subtle and surprising symptoms throughout the body....
24 Secrets Pain Doctors Won’t Tell You
Learn what pain doctors are really thinking when you visit them, and how you can...
If You Were Born In Summer, This Is What We Know About You
Astrology may be a matter of belief, but there are scientific studies that link birth...
Fact or Fiction? The Truth About 40 Popular Medical “Facts”
Knowing which of these statements have been verified by science—and which are totally false—...
Recovering from a Stroke Is Hard—Here’s How I’m Making the Most of Rehab
Recovery is possible for most anyone, if you have enough determination.
16 Things Doctors Wish You Knew About Breast Cancer Genetic Testing
The first "breast cancer gene" was identified in 1994, and doctors have found many more since....
What Your Doctor’s Really Thinking (But Won’t Say to Your Face)
Here's what your doctors would tell you if they weren't worried about time, lawsuits, or...
This Is Your Brain on Stress
Losing your cool when the unexpected happens can have dire results. But you can train ...
This Is What Your Brain Looks Like with PTSD
On brain scans, people with PTSD have distinct differences compared to people without it—but...
My Unbearable Leg Pain Turned Out to Be Cancer
As a professional athlete, Jamie Whitmore was used to suffering—but the pain in her...
What Chemotherapy Is Really Like, According to Cancer Survivors
This cancer treatment is used in countless cases, but what's it really like to get...
This One Thing Puts You at Extremely High Risk for PTSD
People can side-by-side suffer the exact same trauma—yet only one will develop PTSD. Researchers...
11 Silent Signs of Sepsis You Need to Know
Sepsis, or "blood poisoning," is deadly—but it's also tough to diagnose. Learning to recognize...
Andropause: What It Is and How to Treat It
"Male menopause" doesn't always need a fix. Here's how to know if your symptoms are...
My “Asthma Symptoms” Turned Out to Be Stage 4 Lung Cancer
For four years, doctors told Lori Morris she had asthma; all the while, lung cancer...
Finally: Good News About Prostate Cancer That Could Save Your Life
Thanks to a much better understanding of this common cancer, men are much more likely...
Why People with Red Hair Have a Higher Risk of Skin Cancer
Hint: The answer might be in your genes.
My Heart Palpitations Turned Out to Be Lung Cancer
Every five minutes an American woman is diagnosed with lung cancer. After her diagnosis, Colette...
I Was Dying of Cancer—Till a New Test Showed Doctors Exactly How to Treat It
Keith Taggart never dreamed the tiny lump in his cheek was terminal cancer. Five years...
Heat Rash or Sunburn: Here’s How to Tell the Difference
Both of the skin conditions can occur after a hot, sunny day, but here’s...
I Battled Depression for 20 Years and This Is the Treatment That Finally Worked
A news segment highlighting a new depression treatment turned her whole life around.
16 Things Cancer Patients Wish You Knew
To be as supportive as possible, understand what your loved ones who are cancer patients...
Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy: The Rare Mental Health Problem Behind the Gypsy Rose Case
Based on a true story, the Hulu show "The Act"—starring Patricia Arquette—is shining...
11 of the Best Foods to Eat During Chemotherapy
These healing foods may help minimize chemo side effects, though every diet for cancer patients...
12 Silent Signs of Gastritis
A lot of people think they have basic indigestion when what they really have is...
My “Flu” Symptoms Almost Led to Heart Failure
For Jenny DeVoe, the fever, body aches, and nausea were symptoms of a life-threatening condition....
What It’s Really Like to Have Narcolepsy
For people with this chronic sleep disorder, there is no corner of life that narcolepsy...
49 Secrets Your Pharmacist Isn’t Telling You
Learn how to save money, avoid mistakes, and get the most out of your visit to the drugstore.
11 Silent Signs of Heart Trouble You Shouldn’t Ignore
Can’t finish that one-mile run anymore? It could be your heart.
30 Cancer Symptoms You Should Never Ignore
Don't dismiss these symptoms, no matter how trivial they might seem. Getting checked out could...
30 Proven Foods to Help Prevent Cancer
Add some of these healthy foods to your diet to help prevent cancer and keep other diseases at bay.