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This Man's Powerful Photo Proves Why You Can't Judge Someone By Their Appearance

Three emergency surgeries in two years rendered Ste Walker unable able to eat any food, and he's spent the majority of the last 18 months in a...

Emma Loewe
November 5 2015

Watch This 7-Year-Old With Rare Illness Absolutely Crush A Hip-Hop Zumba Routine

As long as there's music, 7-year-old Audrey Netherly will continue to dance. Nothing — not even a rare illness — can stop her.

Emi Boscamp
October 29 2015

Yolanda Foster Reveals Children Bella & Anwar Hadid Suffer From Devastating Disease

Fans of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills have watched Yolanda Foster fight an exhausting battle against chronic Lyme disease, a tickborne illness...

Emi Boscamp
October 9 2015

4 Lessons I Learned While Living With Parkinson’s Disease

I have experienced many challenging events in my lifetime — but by far the most challenging was when I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2001.

Cheryl Clingen
October 4 2015

I've Lived With Lyme Disease For 17 Years. Here's What My Life Is Really Like

I was first diagnosed with Lyme disease when I was seven years old. I had all the classic signs of infection — a tick bite, a fever and the infamous...

Allie Cashel
September 1 2015

Why Stress From Your Childhood Is Hurting Your Health Today + How To Heal

We’ve long known that suffering physical or sexual abuse in childhood negatively affects mental health for life. But recently, researchers have...

Donna Jackson Nakazawa
August 29 2015

10 Signs You Might Have A Thyroid Problem

Almost all of us struggle with a little fatigue now and then, a few weight fluctuations, or the occasional blue mood. After all, we’re busy, it’s hard...

Aviva Romm, M.D.
July 20 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

How Candida Overgrowth Can Wreck Your Health + What To Do About It

If you keep up health blogs, there's a good chance you've seen the word "candida" thrown around quite a bit; you can also have your pick of myriad...

What It's Really Like To Have Candida

A few years ago, I was prescribed Doxycycline after a bout with Lyme Disease that left me unable to move my neck or bend my legs.

Charlotte Lieberman
May 21 2015

In Sickness & In Health: Putting The Vow To The Test

For most people, the marriage vow “in sickness and health” probably conjures thoughts of chicken soup, jack-hammer coughing, or days of...

Lisa Grunwald
May 15 2015

9 Simple Tips To Eat More Fruits & Veggies Every Day

We all have heard some variation of this nutritional advice since we were kids: “Eat your veggies, finish your fruit.” It's abundantly clear that...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
May 7 2015

4 Simple Choices That Will Help Protect You From Chronic Illness

Many of us are looking for the next magic supplement or “superfood” to unlock optimal health and to prevent the chronic diseases that are becoming so...

Chris Hardy
May 4 2015

7 Signs You Need To Slow Down Your Life

Sometimes we can become so chronically stressed that we're not even aware how out of balance our lives have become. Often we hear about people who...

Sharee James
April 27 2015

How 1 Minute Can Change The Future Of American Health Care

In one minute, you can change the future of health care, and have an enormous impact on reducing our chronic lifestyle driven disease burden that...

Mark Hyman, M.D.
April 25 2015

6 Things Everyone Should Know About Acid Reflux

You've probably heard of acid reflux and its classic symptom, heartburn. But did you know that acid reflux can cause problems not just in your...

Dr. Jonathan E. Aviv
April 16 2015

Researchers Find Potential Link Between Gluten & ALS

Researchers from Israel think it might be possible that gluten sensitivity could cause a syndrome that looks like ALS. But it's important, first and...

Emi Boscamp
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

How Tapping Can Help Relieve Chronic Pain

Since childhood, we’ve been taught that physical pain originates in the body. Our earliest experiences with pain often happened after scraping a knee...

Nicolas Ortner
April 7 2015