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10 Hidden Holiday Dangers to Avoid This Season
These simple bits of advice will help you celebrate the holidays without incident.
24 Ways Salt Is Making You Sick
The Teen Who Had a Rare Combination of Cancers at the Same Time—and Survived
20 Books You Really Should Have Read By Now
These Killer Snakes Are Terrorizing Southern Florida—and I Caught One of Them
These Two Cave Divers Were Trapped Underwater—with Only Enough Oxygen for One
Here’s How to Tell If Your Indigestion Is Actually GERD
Is that searing pain just simple indigestion, or a chronic disease?
7 Lifestyle Choices You Will Definitely Feel in Your Bones
Learn the surprising reasons your osteoporosis danger rises—and how to reduce the risk.
This Climber Was Stuck in a Crevice for 22 Hours—Here’s How He Survived
Seth Rowe had descended into impossibly small crevices countless times without a problem. This time,...
5 Things You Should Never, Ever Do in an Emergency
Survival is often less about heroic actions than avoiding mindless mistakes. Here's what not to...
Think Scurvy Is an Obsolete Pirate Disease? This Man Got It In 2012
Eating a certain kind of diet can lead directly to this scary condition.
Most Honest Cities: The Reader’s Digest “Lost Wallet” Test
What are the most (and least) honest cities in the world? Reader's Digest conducted a...
9 Secrets Gynecologists Won’t Tell You About Their Patients’ Annoying Habits
It's not what you'd think.
The Mysterious Condition That Makes Your Nose Run Without Allergies
Approximately one quarter of chronic rhinitis cases are not caused by allergies. Here's how to...
5 Simple Habits That Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer
The disease is a killer, but as many cases are linked to causes we can control.
It Took Doctors 20 Years to Diagnose These 2 Sisters
At long last, a chief of genetics was able to identify the cause of their unique symptoms.
10 Charming Marriage Customs from Around the World
Love is universal, yes—but romance takes an astonishing array of forms around the world....
A Surprising Deficiency Caused This Man’s Heart to Fail
No one at the hospital had seen anything like it before.
This Man Thought He Had the Flu. Months Later, He Could Barely Eat or Talk.
He was incredibly lucky to find a doctor who had seen his condition before.
The One Health Screening You Definitely Need (Regardless of How Healthy You Are)
The third most common cancer worldwide can be deadly, but it's curable if discovered early....
This Woman Thought She Had a Runny Nose—It Turned out Fluid Was Leaking from Her Brain
No amount of Kleenex will fix this scary health problem.
7 “Healthy” Habits You Didn’t Realize Were Damaging Your Teeth
These habits are good for your health—but bad for your pearly whites.
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Touch Might Just Be the Most Important of All 5 Senses—Here’s Why
The world's leading neuroscientists agree that human contact is vital for our health, wellness and...
This Is the Recipe for the Absolute Perfect Apology
Sometimes, it takes more than just "I'm sorry" to make things right.
Hiccups Can Be a Sign of This Deadly, Life-Threatening Condition—Here’s Why
One day, this university student had the hiccups. About a week later, she couldn't see...
This Is What It’s Really Like to Have Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Yes, there is such thing as worrying too much—and it might be a sign...