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8 Things You Need To Know Today (October 17)

The top wellness news for October 17, 2016, including fictional greenhouses in Detroit, the latest artificial limbs that can feel, and why baby wipes...

Allison Daniels
October 17 2016

What Most Doctors Get Wrong About Health: A Cardiologist Explains

It's time to wind back the harms of too much medicine and prescribe a little more food instead.

Dr. Aseem Malhotra
August 18 2016

7 Things I Always Tell My Patients Who Want To Lose Weight

What works for you may not work for everyone. Everyone is different and has different biochemical needs. But regardless of your genes, everyone can...

Mark Hyman, M.D.
April 15 2016

Your Binge-Watching Habit May Be Doing More Harm Than You Think

No, it's not because of Frank Underwood's stomach-turning actions. Post-Netflix blues are a real thing.

Emi Boscamp
March 7 2016

The Toxic Chemicals You Need To Know About + How They Hurt Your Health

There are almost 1 million Google entries and more than 3,000 articles in the National Library of Medicine regarding persistent organic pollutants...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
January 23 2016

The 6 Cancer-Fighting Superfoods You Should Eat Every Day

The average American eats about 1,100 meals every year. Unfortunately, much of what they eat is drawn from the Standard American Diet (SAD): foods...

Dr. Joel Fuhrman
December 17 2015

What Sleeping In On The Weekends Could Be Doing To Your Body

The weekend is now within reach. You can almost hear the silence of your alarm. You can almost feel the warmth of your covers at noon.

Emi Boscamp
November 19 2015

4 Things Only People With Diabetes Truly Understand

The doctor came in, looked her straight in the eye, and simply said, “You’ve got it.”

Kiesha Frue
September 15 2015

I Have Type 1 Diabetes. Here's How I've Learned To Stay Positive

To some, it might seem like I have the perfect life. I teach yoga in exotic locations, have a stable, loving relationship, support my friends, keep in...

Rachel Zinman
July 7 2015

The 4 Food Additives That Could Be Making Us Fat

It’s easy to read an ingredient panel and have a heart attack. After all, what are all those chemicals doing to your body? But before you tie yourself...

Mark Schatzker
May 5 2015

4 Simple Changes That Will Help You Cut Back On Sugar

Removing sugar from your diet is the single most important step you can take to improve your health. We've become so addicted to the added sugars in...

Richard Jacoby, M.D.
April 14 2015

5 Reasons Grains Aren't As Bad As Everyone Says

Health messages about nutrition can be conflicting and confusing, and because your daily food choices are so important, separating the passing trends...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
April 10 2015

7 Reasons Sitting Is Just As Deadly As Sugar

If orange is the new black, then sitting is the new sugar. Like sugar, sitting can introduce a whole host of health conditions into our bodies that...

Angela Atkins
March 11 2015