First Aid & Health Basics

It Takes an Average of 2 Years and 3 Doctors to Be Diagnosed With PCOS

Polycystic ovary syndrome is the leading cause of infertility, and yet doctors still often miss it.

Healthy Fats Aren’t So Healthy When You’re Stressed

Just had a rough day? Here’s a sneaky new way it could be affecting your body.

10 Health Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Don’t text and…walk? That’s right. Ten small behavior tweaks 
to keep you healthy and intact (and out of the ER).

Lice 101

Experts explain everything you could possibly need to know to make everyone less itchy and more comfortable.

What We Should Know About Pneumonia, According to a Lung Doctor

An MD explains the causes, symptoms, and what the diagnosis really means about a person’s health.

6 Hangover Preventions and Cures

Raised a few glasses and regretted it? Here are tips for the morning after—and the night of—to help you revel without (as many) repercussions.

9 Questions Your Doctor Wishes You’d Ask

These simple queries could spare you anxiety, uncertainty and extra cash.

6 Ways to Soothe Your Stomach

Tummy troubles are never pretty, but they can be remedied with these options.

What You Don't Know About This Trendy Health Drink

Sip a steaming cup of this overlooked spice for a tasty health kick.

Sitting Is Bad for Your Health—But Fidgeting Can Help

New research shows that toe tapping might help to counteract the deleterious heart effects of sedentary behavior.