12 Natural Ways to Keep Bugs at Bay
Less itching and scratching will make everyone's summer more fun, so stock up on these chemical-free insect repellents—you might even...
7 Tricks for Beating Your Motion Sickness
If you can't stomach the idea of a roller coaster or cruise anymore, take heart. There are ways to help...
10 Warning Signs of Heat Stroke
Heat stroke is sneaky and silent—and it can be fatal. Knowing the causes and the treatment is crucial to protecting...
Mosquito Bites: 10 Weird Reasons You’re Getting Bitten
Mosquitoes buzz: Whom they love to bite, where they like to hang out, and which repellents they hate the most.
Beat the Heat! Tricks to Stay Cool in the Summer
These clever, low-cost moves will help you keep your cool when the weather's hot.
Home Remedies for Burns: 11 Surprising Treatments That Work
These home remedies for burns—from Pamela Hops, MD—use household items as treatments that can provide quick relief
The Doctor-Approved Way to Get Rid of Bruises ASAP
Ow! Who put that coffee table there?? Now you're watching an unsightly bruise emerge on your shin. Quick: Use these...
The Real Reason You Bruise So Easily
The occasional bruise is virtually inevitable, but those that show up with zero explanation can be alarming. Here's what may...
46 Secrets Lifeguards Desperately Want You to Know
From helpful hints (floaties won't save your kid) to your most annoying habits (stop talking to me!), everything lifeguards want...
17 Hidden Pool Dangers You Need to Know
Nothing says summer like a day spent splashing in the pool, but your average swimming pool can be more dangerous...
15 Beach Safety Rules That Can Save Your Life
The lazy days of summer are no time to get lazy about water safety.
How to Save Your Own Life in 12 Scary Emergencies
From lightning strikes to bear attacks, experts reveal the tactics that could help save your life.
Identifying Bug Bites: How to Figure Out What Bit You
Mosquito bites are distressingly familiar, but what about all those other mysterious, red, itchy spots that show up in summer?...
7 First Aid Mistakes That Are More Dangerous Than You Think
How should you treat burns or injuries? Here are the right and wrong ways to treat injuries so you can...
This Man Broke 15 Bones When He Fell into a Glacier—Here’s How He Survived
He knew that if he couldn't climb out, that crack in the ice would become his grave.
12 Things That Happen to Your Body When It’s Freezing Out
When the temperature drops below freezing, the human body uses these incredible mechanisms to try to stay warm.
This Chart Shows Exactly What to Do if Someone Collapses
First you need to evaluate a person's mental status and then follow these steps to keep them safe.
13 Crucial Things You Should Always Have in Your Home Emergency Kit
Whether it's a hurricane, fire, earthquake, flood, or disease outbreak, you need to be prepared with an emergency kit in...
Daydreaming Could Land You in the Emergency Room, Says Science
Daydreaming is demonstrably more dangerous while completing dangerous tasks, go figure.
Look Out for These Health Dangers If You Come Into Contact with Flood Waters
An especially relevant advisory.
7 CPR Steps Everyone Should Know
Doing CPR right away can double or even triple a person’s chance of surviving cardiac arrest. Learn these CPR steps...
Why You Should Never, Ever Put Your Feet on the Dashboard
You may say it's comfortable, but it really isn't worth the risk.