8 Ways to Instantly Look Better When You're Sick

We all need a little pick-me-up every once in a while.

6 Beauty Buys to Help You Through Cold Season

Pretty (and potent) pick-me-ups that help fend off sickness—or give you a boost if you've already fallen prey.

A Simple Trick for Preventing the Common Cold

And hopefully, you're already doing it.

8 Essential Steps to Degerm a Hotel Room

Leery of what might be lurking on that bedspread? You probably should be. Microbiologist Philip M. Tierno, Ph.D., a professor of microbiology at the New York University School of Medicine, in New York City, helps fend off the filth. (Warning: This is not for the faint of heart.)

The Best Humidifiers

Breathe easy through the dry winter months: Real Simple got misty over these five winners, sure to protect the air (and your hair) from harrowing indoor heat.

Why Does My Eye Twitch?

 

And other questions you may ask about the somewhat odd things your body does. Find out why you cough, sneeze, get goose bumps or a sore throat, and more.

6 Easy Chicken Soup Recipes

What could be more comforting than chicken soup in cold weather—and cold and flu season?

Cold and Flu Remedy Checklist

First and foremost, do yourself no harm with the cold and flu treatments you choose. Check these dos and don’ts.

6 Natural Cold-Prevention Strategies

Statistics say you’ll catch two to four colds this winter. Here’s help to stave them off.

6 Solutions for Nagging Allergies

How to actually enjoy spring? Use one of these options to ease watery eyes and a runny nose, so you can breathe a sigh of relief.

3 Steps to Staying Well

What you can do to get safely through the cold and flu season.

Stay Healthy During Cold and Flu Season

’Tis the season for coughs, drips, sore throats, and fevers. Here’s how to prepare for—and weather—it.