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The Scientific Explanations Behind 25 Quirky Body Reactions
Science unlocks the mysteries behind the strange and obscure things that our bodies do every day.
Burps, Sneezes, and Hiccups: 10 Things You Always Wanted to Know About Bodily Functions
Why Is Yawning Contagious?
20 Obscure Facts You Never Knew About Your Own Body
12 Totally Gross (but Normal) Things Your Body Does Every Morning
The Serious Health Risks Tall People Need to Know About
7 Body Parts You’re Not Washing the Right Way
From your scalp to your toes, there are several body parts you've been washing in...
34 Things Your Parents’ Health Reveals About You
Our genes have a huge impact on our health—so paying attention to your mother's...
8 Strange Ways Your Height May Affect Your Health
Whether you’re a beanpole or a shrimp, your height influences your life in more...
13 Strange Body Facts You’ve Always Wondered About
We asked experts for true stories and odd human body facts. What they told us might surprise you.
13 Common Health Conditions That Affect Men and Women Differently
For years, the treatments for various illnesses were one-size-fits-all, but researchers have recently discovered stark...
12 Things Your Mother’s Health Says About You
Your mother's body may be an indication of your own future health—here's how, and...
50 Myths About the Human Body That Could Seriously Damage Your Health
Get the facts you need to know to avoid illness, recognize symptoms, and treat common...
The Health Secrets Your Doctor Can Tell from Your Handshake
Is your shake more like a dead fish than an iron fist? It could be...
9 Biggest Unsolved Mysteries About the Human Body
Despite the fact that we spend our entire lives in them, there's still a whole...
15 Serious Diseases That Strike Women More Than Men
If you're a woman, you should be aware of your increased risk of these conditions.
16 Bizarre Things That Happen to Your Body After You Die
Your body will morph in some very disgusting ways after you take your final breath....
15 Incredible Things the Human Body Does Every Minute
You may think the only thing you’ll do in the next 60 seconds is read...
11 Ways Your Clothes Could Be Killing You
Did you ever suspect that the sweater you're about to pull over your head could...
Fascinating Things You Had No Idea Your Body Accomplished Today
Travis Stork, MD, of the hit syndicated show 'The Doctors' takes you on a personal...
9 Quirks You Never Knew About Your Body Temperature
Your body temperature is a critical vital sign, but it’s important to understand what...
17 Body Parts You Didn’t Realize Have Names
What's that ridge above your lips called? Ever hear of an anatomical snuffbox? Learn about...
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11 Body Parts You Never Knew You Had
Think you know your body inside and out? Think again.
9 Body Parts as Unique as Your Fingerprint
You’re one in a million (or, uh, 7 billion), and these special characteristics prove it.
9 Little Body Changes That Could Signal a Much Bigger Health Problem
It's hard to keep track of every single change that happens to your body, but...
9 Organs You Can Actually Live Without
They sure make life easier, but your body can still function without.