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You've Probably Never Heard of My DiseaseFeature
You've Probably Never Heard of My Disease

This autoimmune disease affects more than 4 million Americans.

10 Signs You Have a Leaky Gut—and How to Heal It
10 Signs You Have a Leaky Gut—and How to Heal It

This condition is not typically diagnosed but could be affecting the health of many people.

Fertility-Boosting Foods
Fertility-Boosting Foods

Trying to get pregnant? Learn how smart eating can help fertility and pregnancy, Get food ideas and more.

The Reality behind Testosterone Therapy
The Reality behind Testosterone Therapy

Confused about the pros and cons of testosterone therapy? Diffuse the myths and learn the facts.

Even a Hysterectomy May Not Protect Against Ovarian Cancer
Even a Hysterectomy May Not Protect Against Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer can occur, often without symptoms or warning, even after a total hysterectomy with ovaries removed.

How to Drink Green Tea for Weight Loss
How to Drink Green Tea for Weight Loss

If you want to lose weight, consider drinking more green tea. Just 2.5 cups per day can help you drop unwanted pounds.

What's REALLY Causing Your Low Sex Drive?
What's REALLY Causing Your Low Sex Drive?

If you have low sex drive, you may have a form of female sexual dysfunction called hypoactive sexual desire disorder, or HSDD.

When Sex Hurts
When Sex Hurts

Many women find sex painful after menopause. This condition, called dsypareunia, has many causes and many treatments.

How to Effectively Use Your Birth Control Pills
How to Effectively Use Your Birth Control Pills

Birth control pills are effective at preventing pregnancy if you use your contraceptives correctly and consistently.

You've Probably Never Heard of My Disease
You've Probably Never Heard of My Disease

This autoimmune disease affects more than 4 million Americans.

5 Reasons You Can Lose Weight With Peanuts
5 Reasons You Can Lose Weight With Peanuts

Keep full, stay healthy, lose weight.

Top 3 Birth Control Options for Your Teenage Daughter
Top 3 Birth Control Options for Your Teenage Daughter

Although teen pregnancies have declined among girls 15 to 17 years old, there's still room for improvement. Talk to your teenager about safe sex practices and the possibility of birth control.

Say 'No' to NIH Funding Cuts
Say 'No' to NIH Funding Cuts

Preserve research on sex differences.

Preventable Conditions That Shorten Americans' Lives
Preventable Conditions That Shorten Americans' Lives

Obesity is the leading cause of preventable life-years lost in the nation.

Is White Wine Bad for Your Skin?
Is White Wine Bad for Your Skin?

Could that glass of Chardonnay affect the condition of your skin?

Night Sweats Can Seriously Disrupt Sleep—and Life
Night Sweats Can Seriously Disrupt Sleep—and Life

When night sweats disrupt your sleep, they can interfere with your daily life, affecting daytime functioning, mood and health.

Diagnosis and Treatments for Bumpy Skin
Diagnosis and Treatments for Bumpy Skin

Bumps on your skin? It may be keratosis pilaris.

5 Reasons You’re Always Hungry
5 Reasons You’re Always Hungry

If you feel hungry all the time—even after a big meal—there may be other forces at work.

How Unhealthy Are Diet Sodas?
How Unhealthy Are Diet Sodas?

In the battle to lose weight, many people switch to diet sodas. But while they cut calories they might also raise the risk of stroke or dementia, a new study suggests.

Are You Raising an 'Emotional Eater'?
Are You Raising an 'Emotional Eater'?

Soothing your kids with food can lead to unhealthy eating patterns long-term.

Is Your Waistline Dangerously Large?
Is Your Waistline Dangerously Large?

That spare tire you're toting around could be increasing your risk of an early death.

Is This Why You Love Chocolate?
Is This Why You Love Chocolate?

Love Chocolate? Potato Chips? Your Genes Might Be to Blame

Misconceptions About Organ Donation
Misconceptions About Organ Donation

Learn how to become an organ donor along with other organ donation facts. 


What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts
What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts

Until there is a better understanding of genital warts, how can we expect to reduce the prevalence of this common STD?

Meditation and Yoga May Help Sharpen Memory
Meditation and Yoga May Help Sharpen Memory

A regular meditation practice might benefit older adults beginning to notice memory problems, a small pilot study finds.

How to Navigate a Complicated Health Care System as You Age
How to Navigate a Complicated Health Care System as You Age

Your health care coverage may change around age 65, either through retirement or government requirements, so make sure you plan ahead.

Signs You Need Glasses
Signs You Need Glasses

Vision changes, so it's important to see an eye care professional if you experience any signs of vision problems. You may just need glasses.

The Best Nuts for Weight Loss
The Best Nuts for Weight Loss

Many varieties of nuts are associated with weight loss and other health benefits, so try adding some—in moderation—to your diet.

This Holiday Conversation May Help Save a Life
This Holiday Conversation May Help Save a Life

Skip the political talk and chat about what's really important: your health.

Steer Clear of Falling
Steer Clear of Falling

Falls can be more serious as we get older, so take steps to improve your balance and remove causes of falls from your home.

Men Don’t Cope with Breakups the Same Way Women Do
Men Don’t Cope with Breakups the Same Way Women Do

According to a new expert study, men don’t seek support to deal with the end of a relationship.

12 Daily Habits of Fitness Professionals and Nutritionists
12 Daily Habits of Fitness Professionals and Nutritionists

Fitness professionals and registered dietitians stay on track because they arm themselves with these effective daily habits.

The Best Teas to Drink for Weight Loss
The Best Teas to Drink for Weight Loss

Some teas can help you shed pounds. Find out how teas can play a role in helping slim your waistline and other health benefits.

What No One Tells You About Menopause
What No One Tells You About Menopause

You probably know about the weight gain, hot flashes and night sweats associated with menopause. Here are some other side effects of menopause.

How to Drink Green Tea for Weight Loss
How to Drink Green Tea for Weight Loss

If you want to lose weight, consider drinking more green tea. Just 2.5 cups per day can help you drop unwanted pounds.