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This Company Wants to Convince Your Boss to Give You an Unsick Day
What's an unsick day, you ask?
The Color of Your Skin Might Mean Doctors Miss the Early Signs of Skin Cancer
This is super messed up.
Sure, Neti Pots Seem Gross, but They Actually Work
Sayonara, stuffed sinuses.
The Science-Backed Way to Cleanse Your Body
It has nothing to do with juice or weird lemon-water concoctions.
The Part You Dread Most About Gyno Visits Might Be Unnecessary
Docs may reconsider the routine procedure.
Fighting All the Time as a Couple Is Linked to Some Super-Serious Health Problems
How you argue impacts which health issues you'll likely face.
The Worst Skin Care Advice Dermatologists Have Ever Heard
Stop accepting these misguided tips as truth.
9 Things Your Fingernails Reveal About Your Health
These subtle changes could clue you in to some bigger issues.
9 Surprising Things Your Eyes Can Reveal About Your Health
From diabetes to sun damage, a peek at your peepers can provide a wealth of health info.
WTF Is Reiki? (And Is There Any Science Behind It?)
This Japanese practice has its supporters, but what does the research have to say?
The Actually Helpful Guide to Picking a Health Insurance Plan
PPO, POS, EPO, HMO—enough with the acronyms. We'll break it all down in plain English.
What Exactly Is Integrative Medicine?
We break down the different health care approaches, from traditional to alternative.
The Guidelines Doctors Don’t Follow (and You Shouldn’t Either)
From annual physicals to walking 10,000 steps a day, see the things you can let slide a little and...
Listeria: WTF Is It and Should I Be Worried About All These Food Recalls?
We got the lowdown on this pesky bacteria to find out how you can have your ice cream (cantaloupe,...
11 Natural Cures for a Sore Throat That Actually Work
Get relief from the pain with these tried-and-true remedies you can use from the comfort of your own...
Everything You Don't Want to Know About Household Germs But Really Should
We know to wash our hands before dinner, but what other things can we do at home to stay healthy and...
Think You're Healthy? Here's Why You Still Need to See Your Doctor
Don't wait until you're sick to make an appointment with your doc. Here's why regular visits are...
5 Simple Rules to Make Every Doctor's Visit as Painless as Possible
Follow these five tips before, during, and after a doctor's appointment to ensure that everything...
How to Find the Right Doctor for You (And Why It's More Important Than You Think)
Your relationship with your doctor is one of the most important and intimate ones you'll ever have ...
The Serious Health Concern All 20-Somethings Should Know About
Bonnie Feldman, D.D.S., breaks down the causes, symptoms, and challenges involved in diagnosing...
Meet the Gutsy Doctor Who Dresses Homeless to Help Homeless People
Dr. Jim Withers believes the best way to care for the homeless is to treat them where they live....
The Ultimate Guide to the Affordable Care Act For Millenials
No doubt you've heard about the Affordable Care Act (aka "Obamacare") and the related government...
Why Louis C.K. and The U.N. Disagree About Your Cell Phone
In the last week, two hugely influential public bodies spoke out about cell phones: the United...
That One Time I Went Nuts: Why Mental Health Care Matters
Actress Josephine Ganner was documenting her brother's experience with bipolar disorder when she...
Those Painful HPV Booster Shots Actually Worked, Study Shows
Since 2006, human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines have cut cases of HPV among teenage girls in half....
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