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What Are The Most Clueless Things People Have Said To You About Endometriosis?

There's a lot of confusion out there about endometriosis. What do you wish more people knew about this condition?

Theresa Tamkins • 3 months ago

Tell Us How You Were Diagnosed With Endometriosis

Endometriosis can sometimes take years to diagnose. Tell us about your symptoms and how you found out you had the condition.

Theresa Tamkins • 3 months ago

If You Want A Better Memory As You Age, Just About Any Type Of Movement May Help

Older people who moved around more — as registered by a fitness tracker — were less likely to develop dementia than other people their age.

Theresa Tamkins • 4 months ago

19 Moving Stories From People Who Used Exercise To Change Their Life

Sometimes exercise — whether it's walking, running, dance, hiking, or any other type of activity — can save your life.

Theresa Tamkins • 4 months ago

People In Washington, DC Have The Lowest Fertility Rate In The US

A new analysis shows that Washington, DC, had the lowest total fertility rate in the US in 2017, and South Dakota had the highest.

Theresa Tamkins • 4 months ago

A Woman Died Of Rabies After First Being Misdiagnosed As Having A Panic Attack

The patient, who was bitten by a puppy while on a yoga retreat in India, is only the 24th rabies-related death in the US in the past decade.

Theresa Tamkins • 4 months ago

17 Inspiring Health Stories That Made The World Seem A Little Less Terrible

A lot of things in 2018 were terrible. These inspiring health-related stories are not.

Theresa Tamkins • 4 months ago

The E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Romaine Lettuce Has Been Traced To The Water At A California Farm

Health experts say the outbreak isn't over yet, and that romaine lettuce grown on farms in three California counties is still a problem.

Theresa Tamkins • 5 months ago

Has Exercise Helped Save Your Life, Either Emotionally Or Physically?

Tell us about a time when exercise — whether hiking, biking, walking, or anything at all — helped you get through a rough patch or overcome a health challenge.

Theresa Tamkins • 5 months ago

Sarah Hyland's Fans Reacted With Love And Support After She Revealed She Had A Second Kidney Transplant

The Modern Family actor has always been open about her health issues, but fans applauded her bravery when she revealed her emotional struggle after her first kidney transplant failed.

Theresa Tamkins • 5 months ago

It’s A Girl: The First Baby Is Born To A Woman With A Uterus Transplant From A Deceased Donor

The baby was born to a 32-year-old woman at the Hospital das Clínicas at the University of São Paulo in Brazil.

Theresa Tamkins • 5 months ago

An Additional 5.1 Million Pounds Of Beef Have Been Recalled Due To Salmonella

Nearly 250 people have gotten sick because of salmonella linked to contaminated beef.

Theresa Tamkins • 5 months ago

This 26-Year-Old Face Transplant Patient Has Had One Of The Fastest Recoveries Yet

Cameron Underwood was injured in 2016 and had the transplant in January 2018.

Theresa Tamkins • 5 months ago

The CDC Says California Is The Source Of E. Coli–Contaminated Romaine Lettuce

Some romaine lettuce is safe to eat, but only if you know for sure it wasn't grown in the central and northern coastal regions of California.

Theresa Tamkins • 5 months ago

This 30-Year-Old Was Paralyzed By A Mystery Condition Affecting Children Across The US

So far 106 people, almost all of them children, have developed acute flaccid myelitis, a mysterious condition that sometimes causes permanent paralysis.

Theresa Tamkins • 6 months ago

The CDC Says Romaine Lettuce Is Not Safe To Eat Due To A New E. Coli Outbreak

So far, 32 people have gotten sick from eating romaine lettuce contaminated with E. coli, which can cause potentially life-threatening infections.

Theresa Tamkins • 6 months ago

After Surviving California’s Deadliest Wildfire, Evacuees Are Now Being Infected With A Virus At Shelters

Norovirus is a highly contagious gastrointestinal virus that spreads easily in crowded conditions.

Theresa Tamkins • 6 months ago

4 Babies Have Gotten Sick With Botulism From Honey-Filled Pacifiers, So Please Don’t Use These

Reminder: Never give honey to babies younger then 12 months because of the risk of botulism, a potentially life-threatening condition.

Theresa Tamkins • 6 months ago

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.

Theresa Tamkins • 6 months ago

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.

Theresa Tamkins • 6 months ago