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6 Things Your Nails Say About Your Health
You might be surprised how much your nails can tell you about your overall health. A dermatologist explains.
Why You Shouldn’t Skip the MMR Vaccine for Kids
Thanks to the highly effective MMR vaccine, measles has been considered “eliminated” from the U.S. since 2000. But an uptick in cases and recent outbreaks is raising alarm.
Early Signs of Miscarriage (and When Not to Panic)
Does spotting always mean a miscarriage? Not always. Our Ob/Gyn explains what you need to know.
How Dangerous Is Fainting?
Find answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Cardiologist Bruce Wilkoff, MD, explains when to be concerned about recurrent fainting.
A Migraine Without Pain? Yes, It Can Happen, and It’s Called an Ocular Migraine
Seeing spots, zig-zags, flashes of light or double vision can be a sign of an ocular migraine, a kind of migraine without a headache.
We Think Our Son Has a Drinking Problem: What Should We Do?
Should you confront a loved one about drinking? Find the answer to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Addiction and recovery expert Joseph Janesz, PhD, fields this one.
When Your Child’s Fever Leads to a Seizure: 8 Things to Do + When to Call 9-1-1
As parents, we know about kids with colds, runny noses and ear infections. But if a fever were to cause a seizure, few of us are equipped to respond. Find out what you need to know about febrile seizures.
An Erection That Won’t Quit?! 3 Viagra Myths Debunked
Rumors about Viagra make some men hesitant to try it. Find out what’s true, what’s not, and how that little blue pill might actually help protect your penis.
10 Questions Every Man Is Afraid to Ask His Doctor
Urologists regularly field difficult — and often embarrassing — questions from patients. Here are 10 common urology-related questions patients ask and expert answers to each.