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What’s the Difference Between Asperger’s and Autism?
Once considered its own diagnosis, Asperger's is now recognized as the higher end of the...
Paresthesia: This Is What Happens When Your Foot Falls Asleep
Does your foot always fall asleep? Here's what you need to know about why we...
15 Habits You Never Knew Were Aging Your Brain
From the walk you skipped this morning to the snacks you'll have before bedtime, your...
15 Skin Cancer Myths You Need to Stop Believing Right Now
That sun-kissed glow may actually be the kiss of cancer. Here are the myths people...
25 Heart-Health Secrets Cardiologists Want You to Know
The surprising things your heart doctor really thinks about your weight, your red wine habit,...
This Man Cleaned His Ears with a Cotton Swab—And Got a Brain Infection
Ear specialists couldn't be clearer about this one: Don't use cotton swabs to clean your...
Allergies vs. Cold? Here’s How to Tell the Difference
The symptoms are near-identical, so we asked the nation's top docs for insider tricks for...
Finally! Scientists May Have Discovered the Antidote to Aging
Losing energy and muscle as you age might seem inevitable—until now, says science. A...
I Suffered from Severe IBS for 18 Years till One Treatment Changed Everything
Nearly 16 million Americans suffer from IBS-D, or irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea. Dawn Cobb suffered...
This Daily Habit Could Reduce Your Risk of Cancer by 20 Percent
You probably already do it, too!
What Your Nail Biting Habit Really Says About Your Personality
Hint: It goes beyond coping with stress and anxiety.
10 Fascinating Facts You Never Knew About Ambidextrous People
A tiny fraction of the population can use both hands with equal skill. Here's the...
Here’s What’s Happening to Your Body When You Have a Fever
When you heat up, a lot of extraordinary things are happening in your body. This...
Here’s What It Means if You Have White Spots on Your Nails
Pressing on your nail could tell you the difference between whether you bumped your finger...
This Could Be the Earliest Sign of Alzheimer’s Disease (Hint: It’s Not Getting Lost)
At risk for Alzheimer's? Keep an eye out for this one thing, because it could...
14 Ways Chiropractors Get Rid of Their Own Back Pain
Even the professionals throw their backs out sometimes. Check out their at-home secrets for back...
16 Medical Mysteries Finally Solved by DNA Testing
A team of researchers from the Brigham Genomic Medicine program used a combination of gene...
7 Signs of Food Poisoning Everyone Should Know
An estimated 48 million people get sick from food poisoning each year, according to the CDC....
9 Surprising Diseases That Dermatologists Find First
Seeing a skin doctor isn’t just about checking for moles or getting a cream...
My “Nagging Headache” Turned out to Be a Stroke
Her "headache" was a stroke, and it almost killed her. Now she's on a mission...
If Your Cold Lingers, Here Are 13 Things It Could Mean
If your cold symptoms won't quit, you may have something more serious. Doctors explain what...
I Was About to Lose My Battle with Kidney Cancer—Until This New Treatment Saved My Life
After Ed Doelp was diagnosed with kidney cancer, he had no idea it would take...
6 Silent Symptoms of Colon Cancer You Might Be Missing
Nearly 140,000 people are diagnosed with colorectal cancer in America. Rectal bleeding is the most obvious...
My “Pregnancy Symptoms” Turned Out to Be Heart Valve Disease
Stacey-Ann Walker was pregnant with her first child when she learned that her heart was...
This Is Why Pancreatic Cancer Is So Hard to Treat
Pancreatic cancer is difficult to treat largely because the early signs are vague, the cancer...
What Your Peeling Skin Is Trying to Tell You
Got peeling skin? Find out what could be causing it.
11 Canker Sore Remedies to Reduce Inflammation and Heal Quickly
These ulcers on your tongue, gums or inside your lips or cheeks have a host...
10 Migraine Remedies That Are Proven to Work
Don't just grin and bear migraine pain.
Sore Throat Remedies: 16 Natural Gargles
Gargling is a simple and remarkably effective way to kill germs and soothe a sore...
I Lost 100 Pounds on the Keto Diet—and Cured My Fatty Liver Disease
After being obese for years, this woman's scary diagnosis led her to find a diet...
The Health Issue Jay Leno Is Speaking About for the First Time
For the first time, Jay Leno is speaking publicly about his high cholesterol—and he's...
Dr. Pimple Popper Reveals the Type of Acne You Should Never Pop
We chatted with the pimple guru herself on the type of acne that should only...