Health

Sexual Wellness

Six Myths About Male Sexuality

Do men crave sex more than women? Are they always in the mood? Do men enjoy “the chase?” The honest answers may surprise both genders.

Diet & Nutrition

7 Surprising Foods that Beat Disease

From mangoes to purple potatoes—some foods can actually beat disease

Common Threads

Why I Don’t Like to Be First on Line

Americans love being first on line to get shiny new toys. When it comes to health discoveries, step to the back of the line. It could save your life.

Alzheimer's

Do We Finally Know What Causes Alzheimer’s?

A bacterial infection that spreads to the brain might cause Alzheimer’s disease. Treating the infection could halt or prevent the dementia.

Digestive

New Ulcer Treatment Guidelines Help Dodge Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic resistance is making antibiotic therapy against the H. pylori bacterium less effective. New guidelines treat ulcers with much less risk...

Natural Healing Secrets for Women

Hidden Cause of Neck and Shoulder Pain: Low Hormones

Kara’s neck and shoulder pain had grown so acute she could hardly fasten her bra. Here’s the three-pronged approach that brought relief.

Sleep

The Rules of Mattress and Pillow Shopping – with America’s Sleep Doctor Michael Breus

With an influx of online mattress companies joining the already crowded space of sleep technology, clinical psychologist and Diplomate of…

Nature Doc's Patient Diary

A Fishy Explanation for Achy Knees and Hips

Eduardo was generally in good health, but had knee and hip pain that came and went without any apparent reason. Then we looked at his eating habits…

Infections

Health Alert: Legionnaires’ Is on the Rise

Keep hearing news about outbreaks of Legionnaires’ disease? That’s because this virulent bacterial infection is on the rise. How to protect yourself.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Is Bone Marrow Donation Safe?

A high school principal lost his life donating bone marrow to help a stranger. No reports reveal the cause of his death, but I have my theories.

Aging for Beginners

Cannabis: It’s Not Your Grandmother’s Weed Anymore

“Smoking weed” has moved from the dark corners of artists’ hang-outs to bright shopping centers. It’s kind of a shame.

Women's Health

Coming Soon: A Pill to Treat Uterine Fibroids

The oral endometriosis drug elagolix (Orilissa) may soon be approved for treating uterine fibroids. Learn more, including side effects...

At the Heart of It All

Bring Back Your Sexy

Leading a heart-healthy life includes leading a sexual one. But you need to know to how adapt to the new realities of your evolving body chemistry.

Depression

Dads Get Postpartum Depression, Too

Postpartum depression affects fathers, but it’s under-recognized—and under-treated—and puts their daughters especially at risk. Learn more.

Infections

Do Adults Need a Measles Shot?

With the recent measles outbreak, many adults are now questioning whether they are at risk. Here are the people who may need the vaccine…