Your doctor says you need a home blood pressure monitor. But you’ve never seen so many choices. Get a heart and hypertension expert’s advice on which features you need – and which you don’t.
What’s the best way to remove a splinter at home? Or does a splinter need to come out at all? Here are the the best tools and practices from a pediatrician.
If you’re considering back surgery, you should know that while minimally invasive surgery using a laser is effective for some conditions, it isn’t a miracle cure, and it isn’t for everyone. Find out what you need to know.
When it comes to tobacco, smokeless doesn’t mean harmless. Learn the health dangers of dip, and the benefits of quitting, in this interactive graphic.
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Are tacos always a hit in your house? Try taking a favorite and making them just a bit healthier! Our dietitian’s version substitutes Swiss chard leaves for the traditional taco shells — and offers an unexpected (but delicious!) taste twist thanks to the Indian spice garam masala.
Each year, about 3 million people (typically young adults) are diagnosed with schizophrenia. Learn more about the signs and symptoms of this mental illness and what to do if you see them in a loved one.
Chances are your child’s peanut allergy won’t go away, according to this pediatric allergist. But it’s critical to make sure they really are allergic in the first place.
Chemotherapy, surgery or radiation aren’t always part of a prostate cancer treatment plan. A urologist explains what to expect after a prostate cancer diagnosis, including the possibility of active surveillance.
Do you take aspirin every day? For people with pre-existing heart disease, aspirin can help ward off a heart attack. But if you are healthy and take a daily baby aspirin in the hopes of preventing heart-related problems, think again. Find out what you need to know.
When your shoulder pops out of place, prompt medical treatment is the key to recovery and can help you avoid similar injuries in the future.