The New Exercise Guidelines Are Not Bad News, Even If You Hate Working Out
Even if you're not into fitness — like 80% of people in the US — there's some good news in the new exercise guidelines.
Here's What Registered Dietitians Really Think About Oat Milk's Nutrition Profile
Some people LOVE oat milk. We asked the experts how it compares with other nondairy milks.
A 9th Child Has Died In A Respiratory Virus Outbreak
The deaths have occurred in "medically fragile" children who already had respiratory problems before getting sick with adenovirus.
A Respiratory Virus Outbreak In 18 Children Has Resulted In 7 Deaths
Adenovirus typically causes coldlike symptoms, but the strain that’s spreading in the outbreak has killed some “medically fragile children.”
Scientists Created Super Slippery, Self-Lubricating Condoms And It’s About Time
The only downside is that no human has actually tried these experimental condoms yet for, you know, actual sex. But what a great idea, right?
Raw Chicken Contaminated With Antibiotic-Resistant Salmonella Has Sickened 92 People
Cook your chicken thoroughly! This drug-resistant strain of salmonella is probably widespread and has been found in multiple chicken products.
A Rare, Paralysis-Causing Condition Has Been Confirmed In 62 People, The CDC Said
Acute flaccid myelitis is a potentially life-threatening condition that causes weakness in the arms and legs, usually in children.
12 More Possible Cases Of A Polio-Like Illness Have Been Seen In Children In Pennsylvania And Illinois
Acute flaccid myelitis can occur after a cold or viral illness, and can cause limb weakness and difficulty breathing.
6 Children Have Been Diagnosed With A Mysterious Polio-Like Paralysis
The condition can affect children after a viral infection, and causes muscle weakness in the arms or legs.
3 Paralyzed Patients Can Now Take Steps With The Help Of A Spinal Cord Implant
“It’s not for the faint of heart," one of the implant's recipients told BuzzFeed News. "There are days you just want to cry and quit.”
These Drugs Fight Fleas And Ticks On Dogs And Cats, But Can Also Have Neurological Side Effects, The FDA Says
The class of drugs is known as the isoxazolines, and it includes popular medications such as Bravecto, Credelio, NexGard, and Simparica.
Avocado Or Nutella Toast? Here's What Nutritionists Have To Say About Comparing These Two Foods.
We asked registered dietitians to tell us what they really thought.
Unsafe Needle Practices During Vampire Facials At A Spa Have Prompted Health Officials To Offer HIV And Hepatitis Tests
Health officials closed the VIP Spa in Albuquerque, New Mexico, after an inspection found unsafe handling of needles.
James Van Der Beek Shared His Family's Experience With Miscarriage In A Moving Post
Although they are the parents of five children, Van Der Beek and his wife Kimberly have also had multiple miscarriages.
14 Things About Suicide Everyone Should Know
Suicide is complicated and often misunderstood. Here’s what you should know about it.
The FDA Says This Brain-Stimulating Device May Help People With Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Transcranial magnetic stimulation devices have been shown to work for depression, and a clinical trial suggests they might also help people with obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Both Low- And High-Carb Diets Were Linked To Shorter Lifespans In This Large New Study
People who got about half their calories from carbohydrates had longer lifespans than those who ate high- or low-carb diets, the study found.
A Thyroid Medication Is Being Recalled, According To The FDA
Because thyroid pills are used to treat serious conditions, the federal agency recommends that you continue to take the medication until you can get a replacement.
Some Exercise Types Are Better Than Others When It Comes To Improving Mood
Exercise can make you feel better. Now a large new study shows some types are more effective than others, but just about anything helps.