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11 Things Your Doctor Can Tell Just By Looking at You
Having an open, candid and frank relationship with your physician is an integral part of...
14 Things to Never Lie to Your Doctor About
How much you smoke, drink, eat, and exercise, whether you use protection during sex, how...
14 Mistakes Doctors Wish You’d Stop Making Already
These slip-ups could seriously compromise your health care, according to the medical professionals we interviewed.
17 Common Lies You Tell Your Doctor (and Why You Need to Stop)
Sometimes, a fib is harmless—but not when you're talking to your doctor
13 Things Urgent Care Center Docs Won’t Tell You
We're always here to help you—but we're not always the help you need.
This Is Why Doctors Still Use Pagers
The dinosaur technology actually makes a lot of sense.
35 Most Trusted Brands in Health and Wellness
See if the products you use every day made the list.
11 Health “Myths” That Are Actually True
Myths, half-truths, and wives’ tales are common in health. Here are 11 health 'myths' that are...
The Best Heart Hospital in Every State
Here are the best hospitals for cardiology and heart surgery in every state for 2019 as...
The Dangerous Truth About Surgical Centers
They are less expensive than hospitals. But when a facility isn’t equipped to handle...
13 Conditions You Think You Have—but Probably Don’t
Health issues in the news can lead to incorrect self-diagnoses—and even a misdiagnosis by...
How to Talk to Your Aging Parents About Their Health
It may not be a simple conversation to have, but these steps make it easier.
15 Medical Reasons for Your Loss of Appetite
Causes for a loss of appetite range from the common cold to a serious illness...
How Many Times a Year Should You Really See the Doctor for Checkups?
Are you seeing the doctor enough? Or too much? Find out how often you really...
10 Bizarre Side Effects of Common Medications
Blue urine? Weight gain? A hairy tongue?! Watch out for the strange things that can...
9 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Learn from a Single Blood Test
You'll be shocked at all the medical conditions your doctor can diagnose from a teaspoon...
13 Things You Should Know Before Donating Blood
Donating blood is an incredibly noble cause, however there are some things you should know...
11 Health Perks You Didn’t Know You Can Get for Free
Depending on what type of care you're looking for, there are a lot of treatments...
15 Silent Signs Your Body Might Be in Big Trouble
Subtle clues—from handwriting to snoring—can reveal the earliest warnings of illness. Here's how...
Doctors Reveal the Annoying Things They Wish You Wouldn’t Do
From smelly feet to overbearing parents, the surprising things that annoy doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and...
13 Lifesaving Tests You’re Probably Skipping—but Shouldn’t
Most of us aren’t getting the health screenings we need. Check out these preventive...
9 Miraculous Medical Recoveries That Still Can’t Be Believed
Surely you can’t survive with only half a skull. Or can you? We’ve...
30 Healthy Habits From Every Type of Doctor
We asked medical professionals about the healthiest habits that anyone could implement in their everyday...
10 Things to Never Touch in Hospitals
With all the sick people, healthcare workers, and visitors filing in and out, hospitals can...
This Is the Worst-Rated City for Nursing Homes
More than half the nursing home ratings in this city were just one or two stars.
50 Health Mistakes People Make Every Day
Every move you make, every breath you take is an opportunity to live healthier. Avoid...
Warning: These 16 Everyday Things Pose Huge Health Risks
Your cabinets are full of health products that can be hiding a dark secret: They...
10 OTC Medications You’re Using All Wrong
Just because you can buy a medication over the counter doesn’t mean it’s...
What Are Nootropics—and Can They Really Make You Smarter?
We all want to focus longer, think faster, and be more creative, and some say...
35 Medical Words You Always Mispronounce
Never fear making a fool out of yourself at the doctor’s office again.
6 Scary Reasons You Should Never Go to a Hospital in the Afternoon
You're not the only one who experiences a 3 p.m. slump.
6 Strange Medical Treatments Doctors Thought Would Work
For 2,400 years, patients have believed that doctors were doing good; for 2,300 years, they were wrong,...