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.

RS Cancer Survivor Gets a Major Surprise

We surprised Real Simple copy editor (and cancer survivor), Pamela Grossman, with a gift that keeps on giving. Watch her heartfelt reaction here.

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

New research shows these common house plants all absorb harmful chemicals.

Here Are the Real Dangers of Charging $600 for the EpiPen

The 600 percent price hike for this essential drug is putting lives at risk.

This Common Pain Medication Reverses Alzheimer’s Memory Loss in Mice

The NSAID could be a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s in the future, researchers say.

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.

The Mental Tricks Laurie Hernandez Uses for Crazy Confidence

Try her moves the next time you need to calm your nerves.

New Study Suggests Brain Glitch May Cause OCD

The findings could lead to better treatment for the troubling disorder.

NY Just Made Free Tampons Available: That’s a Trend We Can Get Behind

New York is hopefully the first of many cities to pass a “menstrual equity” bill.

‘Traffic Light’ Calorie Labels Help People Make Smarter Menu Choices

Seeing a stoplight next to an unhealthy dish turns out to be quite an effective deterrent.

Very Hot Drinks Probably Cause Cancer, According to WHO

Piping hot beverages have been linked to cancer of the esophagus.