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Drs. Rx: Skip the Sugar for Thicker Hair

Learn how cutting back on your sugar consumption can help you slim down your waist, as well as add volume to your hair.

Get It Here First: S'well Goes Glam

By now, you're probably aware of our total obsession with S'well water bottles. They're lightweight, durable, and unbelievably well-insulated. They keep hot drinks warm for up to 12 hours and cold beverages chilled for up to 24 hours. Just when we thought we couldn't love S'well anymore, the company released four beautiful new metallic shades.

Model Gets Trolled Online Because of Her Weight

Model Gigi Hadid has been criticized online by some saying she weighs too much. The Doctors discuss the effects such body-shaming can have on the recipient, as well as on the body ideals of young girls and teenagers.

Can a Movie Cause Vertigo?

The Doctors discuss news that some people have reported feeling symptoms of vertigo after watching the movie "The Walk," which is about the high-wire artist who walked between the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in 1974.

Ancient Healing Treatment Makes a Comeback

OB-GYN Lisa Masterson demonstrates Reiki healing, an ancient treatment that uses the channeling of energy to help remove pain and de-stress patients. Watch as she works her magic on ER physician Travis Stork.

Why AHF's Grindr & Tinder-Based Ads Are 'A Perfect Storm Of Moral Panic'

Jason Marchant, Dr. Emily Morse and Bree McEwan discuss the AHF's Grindr and Tinder-based ads.

AHF Defends Controversial Grindr Ad: 'I Was Surprised They Didn't Thank Us'

Whitney Engeran talks about the AHF's controversial Grindr ad.

How A Standing Desk Can Lead To True Love

Carly Walker explains how a standing desk can lead to true love.

To Sit Or To Stand? That's The Real Office Question

Finally an answer to the question we've been asking since we found out that sitting too much could kill us! Two to four hours of standing throughout the workday is ideal. We look into the facts and fearmongering of the standing desk revolution.

The Real-Life Dr. McDreamy

Meet Dr. Mike, recently dubbed Instagram's hottest doctor.

Beauty Blogger Reveals Painful Secret

A young woman who was paralyzed from a car accident shares how she taught herself a new way to apply her makeup.

Woman's Devastating Skin Condition Causes Her to Become Recluse

Cari describes how a mysterious skin infection has disfigured her face and negatively impacted her entire life. Watch as she visits dermatologist Sonia Batra for a consultation. What's causing her condition?

Fight Breast Cancer with S'Well and BCBG

S'well water bottles have a cult following for their minimalist design and almost-magical ability to keep hot drinks hot for 12 hours and cold drinks cold for 24 hours. This S'well bottle, however, has an extra super power: it fights breast cancer. S'well, the Council of Fashion Designers of America and BCBG Max Azria have teamed up to create a limited-edition bottle that you'll only find on Joyus.

Are Baseball Games Too Dangerous for Spectators?

The Doctors discuss whether professional baseball leagues should do more to prevent injuries to spectators at games.

Woman Called 'Faker' Because of Invisible Illness

When someone put a note that said 'Faker' on Julie's car parked in a handicapped spot, she posted the note on social media, turning a moment of defeat into an opportunity to teach others about her invisible illness. The Doctors explain the condition that can cause Julie to faint at almost any moment.

Marcia Gay Harden Advocates for Brain Health

Actress Marcia Gay Harden is starring in public service announcements to educate people on how to take care of their brains as they age.

New Treatment for Stubborn Acne Scars Put to the Test

Dermatologist Dr. Sandra Lee explains how the only FDA-approved filler to treat acne scars works. See one woman's results after two treatments.

Drug-Resistant Superbugs, Step Aside

Scientists and health experts have predicted a bacterial apocalypse as people become resistant to existing antibiotics and superbugs flourish. We talk to teams of scientists who are looking for new and innovative ways to keep people healthy.

Microbial Ecologist Says Most Antibiotics Are Actually 'Highly Toxic'

Scientists and health experts have predicted a bacterial apocalypse as people become resistant to existing antibiotics and superbugs flourish. We talk to teams of scientists who are looking for new and innovative ways to keep people healthy.

Yes, You Can Overuse Purell

Margaret Riley and Richard James talk about how too much Purell can actually be a bad thing.

3 Ways You Should Be Using Essential Oils

Essential oils can literally be used for all of life's essentials: your mood, cleaning, medicinal purposes etc. Not to mention, they save you money! With the help of an expert, The List's Holly Morgan gives us a Breakdown of essential oil hacks!

OTC Bladder Leak Prevention Put to the Test

Three women suffering from stress urinary incontinence put a new, revolutionary, over-the-counter product to the test. Does the simple device really help prevent embarrassing bladder leaks?

How to Beat Bladder Leaks

Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman explains what causes stress urinary incontinence and shares tips to help prevent embarrassing bladder leaks.

WHO: Millions Of People Need HIV Treatment

According to the World Health Organization, millions of people living with HIV need treatment right now.

Top 5 Stimulating Facts About Caffeine

Did you know these facts about your favorite drug?

Lizzie Velasquez Is An Inspiration Queen

A scary disorder that prevents this woman from gaining weight is not stopping her... and neither are the bullies.

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Op-Ed: I Am Not A Fruit (Subtitled)

Why should women's bodies have to be compared and limited to a FRUIT?

A Tasty Shake That Helps You Lose Weight

Renowned celebrity trainer and wellness expert David Kirsch has done it again. His Protein Plus shake is a great way to stay healthy, and it's delicious. Each Protein Plus packet is less than 200 calories and has all of the essential nutrients for one meal, which means you will be saving hundreds of calories without missing out on any of the good stuff. Mix up a packet at home with milk and ice for a refreshing smoothie, or throw one in your purse for fuel on the go.

Hydration Meets High Style

It's time to make hydration a bigger (and more beautiful) part of your life. This filtered carafe and limited edition water bottle collection were created with high design in mind, because after all, if you're going to use something every day, it should look as good as it makes you feel. And with 100% recyclable non-toxic materials and close ties to clean water initiatives around the world, these H2O essentials will make you feel pretty great.

Detox with Heidi Klum's Trainer

Drop a few pounds with celebrity trainer David Kirsch's Ultimate Detox Kit. Beauty Expert Mikaela South joins David at Madison Square Club to learn how to get optimally energized.

Make and Take Fresh Iced Tea Anywhere

Staying hydrated is more important than ever in the warmer months, but drinking water can get so boring. Mix things up (and motivate yourself to stay healthy) with a bottle that lets you make iced tea and enjoy it anywhere.

Delicious, 3-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse

Have you ever wished that you could do a smoothie cleanse instead of a juice cleanse? If so, this is the 3-day protein packed green cleanse for you. Brigitte's Naturally Alive offers a cleanse that brings the best of both worlds together without the added sugars, stabilizers, fillers, and chemicals often found in smoothies. Each Green Power smoothie contains 80% of your veggies and fruits for the day with a multitude of vitamins and minerals.

Lose Weight in Your Sleep

If you're not getting the sleep you need, it could be inhibiting your ability to lose weight. When you're tired, your metabolism slows down, and your body produces more of the hormones that make you feel hungry, and fewer of the hormones that make you feel full. But by taking a daily sleep supplement, you can help restore your body's natural equilibrium and take advantage of the fat-blasting hormones produced during sleep to slim down fast.

The Most Convenient Water Bottle Ever

Unless you carry a water bottle with you at all times, it's hard to stay adequately hydrated. But most bottles are so bulky and heavy that it's tempting to leave them behind. So make it easy for yourself and try the bottle that's not only lightweight, collapsible, and safe for hot or cold beverages, it's chic and fun to carry too!

Tricks to Boost Your Immune System

It's so important to take care of yourself, especially during cold and flu season. Help your body fight off germs with these all natural immunity boosting remedies.

The First Ever Focus Drink

We've all had those days: you reach for that third, fourth, or fifth cup of coffee hoping to get an energy boost that will get you through the rest of the day, and inevitably wind up feeling jittery and mentally exhausted after the caffeine crash. For centuries, coffee has been the best tool to fuel your brain, but after decades of research, neuroscientists have created truBrain, the first-ever drink designed to boost focus.

How to Get Massages on Demand

Foam rolling is one of the best ways to get a DIY massage, but with larger rollers, you can't exactly take them with you to the office or on a trip. Luckily, Trigger Point has taken their innovative roller technology and translated it into a portable, easy-to-use stick. It's small enough to take anywhere, and you don't have to roll around on the floor to use it, so it's the perfect way to get some relief after a long flight or a day spent in front of a computer.

Learn to Love Drinking Water

If you're more likely to reach for a soda than a glass of water, this bottle is your key to forming healthier habits. You can fill it with your favorite fruits to infuse your water with delicious flavor, so staying hydrated will be fun again instead of just a chore.

Maggot Being Removed from Woman's Lip

Web exclusive: Watch the video of a maggot being removed from a woman's lip that is so graphic The Doctors couldn't air it on TV.

Shocking Medical Video Shows Maggot Being Removed from Woman's Lip

The Doctors watch a shocking medical video and explain the condition that led to a woman having a maggot removed from her lip. Then, watch the video we couldn't show you on TV.

How Dust Can Make You Fat

A new study finds that too much dust in your environment could cause you to gain weight. Learn tips for cutting down on dust and preventing the weight-gain trigger.

The Benefit of Drink a Tea Latte

The Doctors share how drinking milk with your tea can give you a sexier smile.

Should You Friend Your Doctor on Social Media?

Can being friends with your doctor on social media help improve your health, or does it blur the lines in the doctor-patient relationship? The Doctors weigh in.

Can Green Tea Help You Quit Smoking?

The Doctors weigh in on the purported benefits of smoking green tea cigarettes to help kick a nicotine addiction.

Sleep Naked

Having trouble sleeping, not having enough sex, unhappy with your weight, or overall stress level? Get Naked!! Sleeping in the buff can actually help the you overall well being, both in mind and body.

Stair Machine Vs Eliptical: Which Is Better and Why Do You Care?

Get a fitness expert's take on if you should step or glide through your workout.

Parents Allow 6-Year-Old Boy with Big Ears to Get Plastic Surgery

First-grader Gage Berger dreaded going to school because of the mean things kids said about his ears. Berger told Inside Edition that children say: "That I look like an elf and I have weird ears." His parents, Tim and Kallie, feared the bullying could permanently damage his self-esteem, so they went to facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Steven Mobley, in Salt Lake City. The doctor performed ear surgery on Gage and we were there two days later, when the bandages came off.

Infertility Breakthroughs

Advances in infertility treatments are making it easier for women who suffer from infertility to become mothers. Reproductive specialists join HuffPost Live to explain the latest revolutionary technologies giving new hope to millions of couples.

Your Body's Best Time For Everything

Do you listen to your circadian rhythm? You know... the thing inside us that dictates the best time to do everything each day? Turns out, they change with age!

What Prescription Meds Really Cost

Dr. Koplow's discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D Child and Adolescent Psychologist, about the price of medications.

Dangerous Bacteria Could Be Hiding in Bounce Houses

Learn about a hidden danger that could be lurking in that fun bounce house your children are playing in, and find out how to protect your children.

Why Woman with Debilitating Disorder Lives Life as a Doll

Amber liked to dress up as a Japanese-style doll before she was diagnosed with muscular dystrophy, but after the diagnosis she says she embraced the dolly identity to help cope with the debilitating condition.

Woman with Debilitating Condition Shares How Others React to Her

Amber, a young woman with muscular dystrophy, joins The Doctors to share how people react to her when she's dressed up as a doll compared to when she's not.

Poop Shamer's Mission Is to Make His Neighborhood a Dog Mess-Free Zone

See the lengths that one man goes to in order to catch people who refuse to clean up after their furry friends, and learn how dog mess could put your child's health at risk.

Daraprim Price To Be Lowered After Harsh Criticism

Martin Shkreli, the CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, has announced that the price of Daraprim will be lowered.

The New Proposal To Help Families Pay For Childcare

Rising daycare costs are putting families at risk. But could a new tax credit proposal by the Center for American Progress help alleviate the strain put on working parents?

Mom Gets Stunning Head-to-Toe Makeover

A former show guest suffering with severe dental and foot issues receives a stunning head-to-toe makeover. See her strut her stuff!

Dr. Zeke Emanuel: Prescription Drug Reform Will Begin At The State Level

Dr. Zeke Emanuel talks about how prescription drug reform needs to start at the state level.

U.S. Has Reached A Health Care Affordability 'Crisis'

Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton will soon release a plan to combat "price gouging" in the specialty drug market. We explore how drugs are priced in the U.S., how they compare to other countries and what we can expect from Clinton's plan.

Daraprim Price Tag Shows 'Enormous Pricing Power Of Drug Companies'

Dr. Zeke Emanuel discusses how the increased price tag of Daraprim shows the huge pricing power of drug companies.

Epilepsy and Cannabis Treatment

Does medical marijuana improve seizure control in children and adults with epilepsy?

Does the 5 Second Rule Really Work?

Don't lie. You know you've done it. We're talking about eating food off the floor! You know.. the 5 second rule?! But is your food really safe after it touches the floor?

'World's Strictest Parents': Megan Reads Letter From Home

Megan's reaction from the letter received from her dad.

Dr. Mario Martinez LIVE

In his book 'The MindBody Code,' Dr. Mario Martinez teaches how to embrace health and wellness by letting go of old cultural beliefs that limit longevity and negatively affect well-being. We talk to Dr. Martinez about his findings.

Can Your Cultural Beliefs Affect Your Health?

In his book 'The MindBody Code,' Dr. Mario Martinez teaches how to embrace health and wellness by letting go of old cultural beliefs that limit longevity and negatively affect well-being. We talk to Dr. Martinez about his findings.

Air Pollution Health Threats

Outdoor air pollution leads to more than 3 million premature deaths each year, according to a new study.

Workday Breaks and Motivation

What is the most beneficial time to take a workday break?

How Man Transformed Body After Suffering Severe Burns

Jesse shares what motivated him to persevere and transform his body so he could return to bodybuilding after being electrocuted and undergoing 13 surgeries, including having his arm amputated.

What Now-

Hey everyone today I wanted to share how I've been feeling and what I've been thinking lately.

What's Causing This Man's Skin to Crawl?

The Doctors reveal the truth behind a viral video that appears to show bugs crawling under a man's skin. Learn what caused the scary-looking condition, and find out how to prevent it from happening to you.

Father Seriously Injured in Road Rage Incident Speaks Out

The Doctors exclusive: Tracy Leavitt describes how a road rage incident escalated, nearly costing him his life. Plus, hear about the injuries he suffered and how his family is struggling to recover.

'The Doctors' News in 2:00

Get the latest health news you can use with 'The Doctors' News in 2:00!

How a Childhood Ailment Led to 15 Years of Chronic Back Pain

Meet Blair, a young woman who says she's been living with chronic back pain for the past 15 years due to a failed surgery to correct scoliosis. She meets with orthopedic surgeon Dr. Hooman Melamed to find out if anything can be done to correct the damage. Click here to learn the results.

Can Surgery End 15 Years of Chronic Back Pain?

Orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Hooman Melamed reveals the results of his consultation with Blair, a woman who has lived with chronic back pain following a failed surgery to correct scoliosis. Is there hope for an end to her pain?

Dr. Ashton Sexts Her Husband

Watch what happens when OB-GYN Dr. Jennifer Ashton sends her first sext to her husband, Rob!

How Ice Bucket Challenge Led to Breakthrough in Medical Research

The thousands of people who dumped buckets of ice over their heads and donated to ALS have helped researchers gain a better understanding of what causes the disease and how it possibly could be cured.

The Doctors: News in 2:00

Get the latest health news you can use with 'The Doctors' News in 2:00!

Drs. Rx: Laugh and Have a Cup of Tea

Find out how a good laugh and a cup or two of tea can help prolong your life.

Mondays With Marlo - Dr. Allegra Broft

Marlo sits with Dr. Allegra Broft and discusses eating disorders

Top 10 Medical Myths We All Believe

Find out the truth behind 8 glasses of water, vitamin supplements, and cracking your knuckles, as Alltime 10s prescribes the antitdote for the top 10 medical myths that we all believe.

Autumn Anxiety Is Real

For many people, fall means relief from the hot, humid days of summer but for others it means the start of 'Autumn Anxiety.' Meteorologist Alex Wilson has the story.

5 Simple Ways to Be a Bit Healthier

Literally the easiest things to do to be healthier.

Improving the Accuracy of Your Blood Pressure Reading

High blood pressure (hypertension) rarely has noticeable symptoms, but if untreated it increases your risk of heart attack, heart failure, kidney disease, stroke or dementia. Here's how to improve the accuracy of your blood pressure readings.

How to Use a Fully Automated Monitor for Blood Pressure Readings

High blood pressure (hypertension) rarely has noticeable symptoms, but if untreated it increases your risk of heart attack, heart failure, kidney disease, stroke or dementia. Find out how to use an automated monitor to check yours.

Top 5 Facts About Farting

It's a natural part of life, and we all do it every day, but there's just something about a good fart that we can't help but laugh at.

Science May Know Why You're Tired All of the Time

A leading sleep expert in Britain says society faces a 'sleep deprivation crisis' with major health implications. Meteorologist Alex Wilson has the details.

Paramedics Take On Preventative Care

California's paramedics do more than take patients to the emergency room. Thanks to new initiatives, the Golden State's paramedics now serve as health coaches and follow up after hospital visits. We discuss #WhatsWorking with these new programs.

How California Hopes To Improve Medical Care With The Help Of Paramedics

Dr. Steve Rottman and Dr. Baxter Larmon explain how California hopes to improve medical care with the help of paramedics.

These Paramedics Are Doing More Than Taking Patients To The ER

Mike DeWindt and Steve Lucero explain what their jobs entail.

'It's a Broadcaster's Worst Nightmare' Jim Moret Loses Voice for a Month

A broadcaster's worst nightmare is losing their voice and for Inside Edition's Jim Moret, it was a reality. There were nodules on Moret's vocal cords that caused him to lose his voice so his doctor ordered him not to say a word for nearly an entire month, fearing he might lose his voice forever if he spoke. Moret said: "It's been frustrating. Day after day of no talking." Julie Andrews' singing voice was ruined after vocal cord surgery to remove nodules. Moret was determined to avoid surgery.



HPL Takes On: Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is overwhelming American parents. Experts say many parents are ill-equipped to help their children because of the lack of education regarding nutrition. We spoke to parents and professionals about the issue and possible solutions.



Conjoined Ugandan Twins Successfully Separated After 16-Hour Surgery

Conjoined Ugandan Twins Successfully Separated After 16-Hour Surgery

Can Texting Improve a Family's Communication?

Many parents say texting actually helps them communicate with their children. WSJ's Sue Shellenbarger joins Lunch Break With Tanya Rivero to explain. Photo: Getty

'Supernanny US': 3 Year Old Throws Tantrum Over Bottle

At the age of 3, this child is drinking up 8 bottles of warm milk per day, just like a 3 week old baby would do. It's time for this to change.

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Obama Administration Pushes To Ban Trans Discrimination In Health Care

The Obama administration is making a major push for transgender rights by prohibiting health insurance companies and medical providers from discriminating against patients because of their gender identities.

Massage Tutorial: Introduction

Learn how to take care of elderly and give them a massage.

5 Ways Your Health Will Improve When You Stop Wearing High Heels

Learn the five ways your health will immediately improve after ditching high heels.

Your Adrenals Could Be Ruining Your Life

Now, if you're feeling tired and stressed, we could have the answer. By some estimates, two-thirds of the population suffers from problems with their adrenals! With the help of Naturopathic Doctor, Dr. Alan Christianson, The List's Teresa Strasser looks at how to make sure your glands are glorious on the To Do List.

6 Things You Don't Know About Your Sunglasses

Not all face protection is created equal.

Spas for Healing Near Seattle, Washington

Heal your body with natural, organic, raw foods and learn secrets to health from Robin Sharon at the Annapurna Center for Self Healing in Port Townsend, Washington. Meet the late Gypsy Boots, a 90-yr vegetarian.

'Digital Detoxing' Helps Smartphone Addicts Become Normal People

Here's how to put yourself on a much-needed "digital diet."

College Students Are Smoking More Weed

College students are smoking more weed and the University of Michigan has the proof.

Don't OD on Health Food

Juicing, quinoa and coconut oil are all great but here's a surprise - too much good can become bad! It's all about moderation people. The List's Teresa Strasser met with nutrition expert Anthony Balduzzi to show us how to keep health food healthy on the To Do List.

5 Tricks to Help You Sleep Like a Baby

Getting ready for bed is all about rituals and signaling your body that it's time for sleep.

5 Happy, Healthy School Year Musts

New shoes and pencils? Check. But what about the inevitable back-to-school bummers like frayed nerves, germs galore and hungry tummies? Read on to find out what Dr. Keri Peterson recommends to start the year off right.

The New York Times - Calling the Midwife, in Chiapas

From The New York Times: In Chiapas, Mexico, midwives may be the only person who can help a woman when she gives birth. By: By JANET JARMAN. Watch the original video on Times Video:

Would Dan Harris Ever Leave ABC Because of His Panic Attacks?

Dan discusses his issues with panic attacks at work

How Did Dan Harris Learn Mindfulness Meditation?

Mindfulness Mediation can help

Should You Keep Your Anxiety A Secret?

Anxiety can go away with some help

To Control Cancer Cells, Turn Off Their Growth

Researchers running lab tests have stopped the uncontrollable replication characteristic of cancer cells.



The Best Exercises to Tackle Underarm Flab

Bob Harper reveals his best tips for fighting a common diet problem.

For Many, Back-to-School Shopping Is Family Bonding Time

Shopping for school supplies is one of the last bastions that hasn't moved online. Moms are some of the biggest online shoppers but this ritual remains stubbornly traditional. WSJ's Suzanne Kapner explains why.

6 Must-Have Items for Your Child's Backpack

Entertainment & Lifestyle columnist Josh McBride shares how to create the ultimate backpack survival kit.

The Right Way to Cheer From the Sidelines

What are the ground rules when you are a parent cheering for your child from the sidelines? WSJ's Sue Shellenbarger explains. Photo: Getty

10-Year-Old Boy Missing in Utah Wilderness Found Alive

A 10-year-old boy who went missing in Utah's rugged wilderness Sunday was found alive Monday. Malachi Bradley survived on his own for nearly 30 hours after getting lost while looking for wild mushrooms near a remote mountain lake in eastern Utah, authorities said. The resourceful boy didn't panic as temperatures dipped into the upper 30s Sunday.

4 Ways To Reduce Stress Before Bed

Learn the four ways to reduce anxiety before bed and sleep through the night.

GOP Comments About Jimmy Carter's Cancer Diagnosis Reveal 'Partisan Tenor'

Alfred Doblin discusses the recent comments made by the GOP regarding President Jimmy Carter's cancer diagnosis.

The Politics Of Cancer

Former president Jimmy Carter is trying a brand-new drug to fight his cancer. As he undergoes treatment in the public eye, we discuss the complexities of metastatic melanoma and how Carter exemplifies the humility we need in the face of the unknown.

Is It Okay to Crack Your Knuckles?

How many times did you crack your knuckles while watching this?

Pessimism Can Help You: 'The Science of Us' Episode 6

Find out how positive thinking can hold you back.

Warning Tips All Contact Lens Users Should Know

Here are some tips most contact users are ignoring.

Hospice and Grief Counseling

Dawn Smith with Kindred at Home discusses the benefits of hospice and grief counseling including the ways that it helps patients and families through the bereavement process.

Hospice Is About Living, not Dying

Dawn Smith with Kindred at Home explains the basics of hospice care and why sometimes less care can be more beneficial.

Transition from Hospital to Home

Dawn Smith with Kindred at Home provides tips on how to make a smooth transition from hospital to home for your senior loved one.

The Flutter Kick Ab Exercise Is Your Flat-Belly

Take your ab workout to the next level with this Pilates ab series! Watch this video to learn three variations of the flutter kick exercise that will get your abs burning! Then try our Flat-Belly Workout video, which features this exact move!

Mom's the Word: Stacy-Ann Quits Her Job

Stacy-Ann of the blog Weather Anchor Mama talks about adjusting to life after quitting her job as a weather anchor to spend more time with the children at home.

'Supernanny US': Emotional Family Communicate Through Sign Language

This family have finally had a break through and got on the same page. Here they share an emotional moment.

What Is It Like To Live With Alopecia Areata

HuffPost Canada Video Editor Alanna Cardona shares what her experience was like dealing with Alopecia Areata

Home Care Options For Seniors

Dawn Smith with Kindred at Home discusses the different home care options available for seniors.

Treating and Preventing Swimmers Ear

Certified Pediatrician Dr. JJ Levenstien shares everything you need to know to prevent and treat swimmers ear. Common during the summer months, swimmers ear is an infection of the outer ear canal. Swimmer ear can be more painful than a traditional ear infection, but it can be prevented and treated with a few simple tricks.

When Group Therapy Works Better

In his recent New York Times article, author David Payne outlines how group therapy helped turn his life around. He joins us to discuss why this approach worked and examine the benefits and pitfalls of group versus individual therapy sessions.

5 Yoga Poses for Stronger Arms

Want to strengthen your arms? Steffy has 5 yoga poses that focus just on the arms for you to try!

Your 5-Minute Lose-the-Pooch Workout

Try this quick and focused workout to tone the lower part of your abs and work off the pooch. We concentrate on the abs for five minutes and guarantee you feel the burn. You don't need any equipment, but don't forget to breathe!

Lisa Mason - Gymnast, Mother, Rio 2016 Hopeful

How being a single mother inspired my return to world class gymnastics

Kids and Aquariums


This 91-Year-Old Diver Will School You on the Diving Board

Tom Hairabedian is the world's oldest master diver at 91 years old, but he's still winning competitions left and right over young bucks half his age. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has video you have to see to believe!

Rikers Inmate Positive For Legionnaires' Disease

An inmate at Rikers Island has tested positive for Legionnaires' disease.

7 Crazy Interesting Facts About Sperm

In this episode, Cheyenne is here with some interesting information all about sperm. Watch the video above for her list of 7 facts.

6 Signs You're Really Ready for Sex

In this episode, Cheyenne has a list of signs that you're really ready to have sex. Watch as she shares six important things you need to think about, know, do and plan for before having sex in order to help figure out if you actually are ready.

6 Things You Need to Know Before Oral Sex

Cheyenne is here to share important information you need to know before having oral sex. Watch the video above in order to get her full list of six things to know.

7 G-Spot Facts You Should Really Know

In this episode, Cheyenne is here to share some information about the G-spot. Watch the video for a list of 7 facts to know.

College Students: Social Media Isn't A Fair Representation of Real Life

An estimated 1,500 college students die from suicide each year. Last year, prestigious schools like William and Mary and MIT had multiple suicides. We discuss the mental health issues, trends like Duck Syndrome and #WhatsWorking to raise awareness.

How This MIT Student Is Fighting The Stigma Of Mental Illness

Isabel Lloyd talks about how she's fighting the stigma of mental illness.

Why Social Perfection Can Be 'Toxic' For College Students' Mental Health

Julie Lythcott-Haims discusses how trying to be socially perfect can be "toxic" for college students' mental health.

What's Behind The Rising HIV Rates In Young Gay Men

While overall HIV diagnoses have been declining nationwide, a sobering CDC report came out last summer which found a 132% increase in new HIV diagnoses among young gay men between 2001 and 2011.

Facial Fitness with Kandee Johnson

Can you believe that there's a way to tone the muscles in your face? Beauty pro Kandee Johnson demonstrates a few exercises for the face and neck to help you keep your skin and muscles tight.

8 Yoga Poses to Improve Balance

Steffy shows you 8 yoga poses that will help improve your balance. These should help improve flexibility, muscular control and even your posture when out and about.

Is Frozen Yogurt Actually Healthier Than Ice Cream?

Which is healthier, frozen yogurt or ice cream? If you said fro-yo, you're not alone. But are you right?

Big Question: Can Cats Make Us Crazy?

Cats can make you go nuts and it's not just the emotional manipulation that's driving you might be a parasite.

This Breathing Technique Will Help You Beat Stress

With our jam-packed to-do lists, we can forget to pause and breathe. But, performance enhancement coach Ed Harrold, wants us to learn why it's important. He joins us to demonstrate breathing exercises that will reduce stress and improve sleep.

Beat Stress With Your Breath

With our jam-packed to-do lists, we can forget to pause and breathe. But, performance enhancement coach Ed Harrold, wants us to learn why it's important. He joins us to demonstrate breathing exercises that will reduce stress and improve sleep.

One Gene Could Change How We View the Obesity Epidemic

New research points to a gene in mice that, when silenced, can cut harmful fat levels in half.

NY Times Writer Laments Lack Of Non-Industry Sponsored Studies

Anahad O'Connor discusses the lack of non-industry sponsored health studies.

Coke's Obesity Study Could Just Be Their Newest Marketing Aid

Anahad O'Connor discusses Coca-Cola's new obesity study.

Superheroes Visit Children's Hospital to Fight Cancer with Smiles

A group of superheroes visit children in hospitals to help them fight their battle with cancer. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) has the story.

Lip Service: Lip Enhancement to Plump Your Pout

Should you use fillers or something more permanent for lip enhancement? Dr. Frances Palmer shows Stephanie Stephens the secrets to improving thin lips.

Testosterone Supplements

Testosterone supplementation does not cause atherosclerosis progression, a new study finds.

The Upside of Zoning Out: 'The Science of Us' Episode 5

Mindfulness is helpful. But so is mindlessness.

5 Social Media Musts for Teens

Teens today are spending a lot of time on social media. They're checking their friends' status updates, posting their own, IM-ing, video chatting, sharing photos and more. Here are 5 social media musts for teens.

Advice From Alyson: How the Movie "Inside Out' Can Help Kids

Alyson talks about how kids can understand their emotions better by watching "Inside Out."

'Supernanny US': Trouble In The Car With 11 Year Old

This 11 year old is being disrespectful to her mother while driving in the car. It's dangerous and needs to stop.

With the Kid Calmer on International Youth Day

Richard Curtis is known as 'The Kid Calmer' and he travels the UK and internationally working with parents and their children who are having behavioural problems. He believes parents need more support, and that kids are not in crisis, but just need better guidance from adults. On International Youth Day this week he unveils his parenting toolkit for parents of now and the future.

People Developing Dementia Earlier, Dying Of It More Often

Colin Pritchard explains why more people are dying from dementia.

4 Ways To Relax at the Dentist

Hate visiting the dentist? Stay relaxed with these quick tips.

'Bizarre ER': Girls Rugby Team Sustains Injuries

A rugby match ends in a blood bath.

Excessive Use of Workout Supplements

Some men may be misusing bodybuilding supplements, according to a new study.

What Your Poop Says About You

Big ups to corn for always making its presence known.

Transgender Patients Find Voice Through Therapy

A University of Connecticut speech program is one of a growing number of clinics with programs to teach transgender people how to sound more like the sex they identify with.

Transgender Patients Find Voice Through Therapy

A University of Connecticut speech program is one of a growing number of clinics with programs to teach transgender people how to sound more like the sex they identify with.

Legionnaire's Disease Outbreak Leaves 7 Dead In NYC

New York City health officials believe they've discovered the cause of the Legionnaire's disease outbreak which has claimed 7 lives.

How The Suburbs Are Killing You

Not using that wide-open space to walk around can be very bad for your health.

5 Tips to Relax When You Get Pulled Over

Blue lights in the rear-view mirror? Don't panic! Stay calm with these tips.

3 Ways to Stay Cool Extreme Heat

Learn the warning signs of heat stroke and ways to stay cool in extreme heat.

Here's What You Really Look Like While You Sleep

A glimpse inside what people look like when they sleep.

Legionnaires' Disease Kills Two, Sickens 31 In New York City

Two people are dead and 31 others have been sickened after an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the Bronx, a borough of New York City.

Talking Pictures: Sam's Cure

Writer Fred Vogelstein describes the moving images photographer Elinor Carucci made of his family as they seek a cannabis derived treatment for his son Sam's epilepsy.

Expensive Drugs Work Better?

Dr. Koplow's discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D Child and Adolescent Psychologist, about the effectiveness of expensive drugs.

The Role Of Non-Physicians Grows

Laura Ungar explains how the role of non-physicians continues to grow when it comes to impacting a patients overall treatment and care.

4 Bedtime Habits to Avoid

Trouble falling asleep? Your before-bed habits may be contributing to your insomnia. Here are four sneaky sleep saboteurs that you should avoid around bedtime if you want a good night's rest.

Foods That Can Trigger Headaches

The National Headache Foundation compiled a list of foods that could trigger headaches including everything from pizza to peanut butter.

Secondhand Smoke and Stroke Risk

Secondhand smoke increases risk of stroke among nonsmokers, study finds.

4 Laundry Hacks You Can't Live Without

Find out how you can cut your laundry day in half!

Misconceptions About Antibiotics

Testing parents' antibiotic knowledge and attitudes.

Standing up at Work

Standing up for long stretches at work may lead to unhealthy fatigue.

3 Ways Sunshine Makes You Healthy and Happy at the CT Science Center

We all feel a little happier on a sunny day or riding in a car with the windows down. Sometimes the most calming place to be is sitting on the beach listening to the sound of the waves crash on the beach. Have you ever wondered why these small pleasures have such a positive impact on our lives? Check out the premier episode of the Science Behind Happiness, a brand new HooplaHa Original Series and let the happiness science expert, TJ McKenna from the Connecticut Science Center unlock the secrets

Is Your Smartphone Destroying Your Posture?

Dr. David Gustitus with Rhythm of Life Chiropractic explains how your smartphone may be impacting your posture.

Woman Reveals Incredible New Look After Losing More Than 100 Pounds

28-year-old Sharda Smith-Stevens used weigh 245 pounds and lost a whopping 106 pounds. "I was the junk food queen. Fast foods were my personal chef. I never cooked at home. I would get up in the middle of the night and eat," Sharda told INSIDE EDITION. She's showing off her new look in People magazine out Friday. Sharda changed her diet and exercise because she didn't want to end up like her mom who died of hypertension at 48.

Celebrity Beards: "Shave It or Save It?"

The Doctors discuss the importance of beard maintenance and play a game of celebrity "Shave It or Save It"!

Woman Experiences Mysterious Burning Smell After Head Injury

A young woman who lost her sense of smell following a head injury reaches out to The Doctors for help.

Funny Bone: Ventriloquist Terry Fator Voices Health Concern

Comedian, singer, ventriloquist and impressionist Terry Fator relies on his voice for his career. Watch as he and "Winston the Impersonating Turtle" visit an ear, nose and throat specialist for a routine checkup.

Avoiding Kitchen Cross-Contamination

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork reveals a shocking source of cross-contamination lurking in your kitchen. Learn how to stay safe while cooking.

Northwestern Develops Smartphone App To Detect Depression

Dr. Kevin Campbell talks about Northwestern's new depression smartphone app.

Why Kaiser Is Betting Big on a Fake Hospital

In a few years, you may not have to visit the doctor to see the doctor.

5 Reasons You're Tired All The Time

You got a full 8 hours but are still exhausted; what's the deal? Your lifestyle could be draining you. If you seem to feel sluggish, try ditching the 5 hidden energy-zapping habits laid out in this video.

Doctor's Prescription: Clean Your Belly Button

Find out what's hiding in your belly button, and learn the best way to keep your navel clean.

The Real Deal on Natural Sleep Aids

Sleep specialist Dr. Raj Dasgupta sets the record straight about three common all-natural sleep aids: chamomile, kava and valerian root. Can they really help you catch more zzz's?

3 Tips for Getting a Good Night's Sleep

Learn why sleep is as important to your overall health as what you eat and how you move, and find out the three activities you can do during the day to help get a good night's sleep.

Community Supports Widowed Dad and Infant Son

A grieving first-time father recounts the birth of his son, who was delivered prematurely via emergency C-section when his mother suffered a fatal brain hemorrhage as a result of a blood clot. Hear how family, friends and complete strangers in his community provided support after the tragic incident. Plus, learn the warning signs of a potentially deadly blood clot.

ER Reservations?

The Doctors discuss a new method many hospitals are using to expedite treatment times and improve patient satisfaction.

Medical Marijuana Inhalers?

The Doctors discuss a high-tech medical marijuana delivery device that is Wi-Fi-enabled, so doctors can remotely monitor and administer proper dosages.

Zombie Apocalypse Preparation?

Devan Tucking, a representative from the Kansas Division of Emergency Management, joins The Doctors to discuss her state's creative campaign to promote emergency preparedness.


How to live life phone free

Are Medical Apps Changing Healthcare?

Medical apps are becoming more common as doctors use them to share information. While patients can get closer to a diagnosis with a swipe on a smartphone. We look at the ways in which these new technologies can shape the future of the medical field.

Are Medical Apps Revolutionizing Healthcare?

Medical apps are becoming more common as doctors use them to share information. While patients can get closer to a diagnosis with a swipe on a smartphone. We look at the ways in which these new technologies can shape the future of the medical field.

This Dad Created A Medical App That's Helping Children Around The Globe

Bryan Shaw discusses why he created an app to help children worldwide.

Surprising Stress-Busters

Lifestyle expert and author Elycia Rubin shares three surprising tricks to subdue stress!

Top 5 Facts About Living Forever

Most of us will never achieve immortality through fame, so maybe there's a potion or something?

Ask the Doc: Snacking on the Go, Quick Workout Options and More

In this special edition of Ask Our Docs, guests at Red Mountain Resort in St. George, Utah, turn to Dr. Travis, Dr. Rachael and Dr. Berman for tips on snacking on the go, getting in a quick workout and more!

What Is Mustang Therapy?

See how wild mustangs are being used as therapy animals to help manage stress and anxiety. Could it work for you?

The Health Benefits of Hiking

Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman and family medicine physician Dr. Rachael Ross hit the hills in St. George, Utah, to demonstrate the potential health benefits of hiking.

The Importance of Taking a Little Daily Vacation

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork explains the importance of taking time out of every day to treat yourself to a little rest and relaxation.

Training Can Change the Brain to Be More Creative

Allan Reiss, Howard C. Robbins Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Professor of Radiology, Director, Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences (CIBSR) at Stanford University, talks about the effect of training on brain function and creativity.

Lisa's Story

What it's like to be disabled in NY

Overcoming Social Anxiety Disorder

While many people enjoy crowds and parties, some can be debilitated by them. Social anxiety disorder makes it difficult to engage socially and puts a strain on personal relationships. We discuss the best ways to deal with and overcome this disorder.

LEGOs Can Connect to This Prosthetic Arm

It makes playtime way more fun.

Top 10 Ways to Cure a Hangover

Whether you call it a hangover or a wine flu, waking up after a night of drinking can be rough!

6 Things That Happen When You Don't Drink Enough Water

Nine cups of water per day? Studies say it's worth it.

Bill and Melinda Gates: Can Autopsies Stop Epidemics?

OZY's Carlos Watson speaks to Bill and Melinda Gates about a new initiative to reduce child mortality.

Bill and Melinda Gates: Rx for Global Health

Because stabler health can lead to stabler nations.

Why Our Bodies Need Sleep

We are immobile while we lie in bed snoozing, but our bodies continue to work throughout the night to ensure we are rejuvenated and ready for the next day. We discuss how our bodies biologically respond to sleep and how disrupting it affects us.

Why The Brain Needs Sleep To Stay Healthy

We are immobile while we lie in bed snoozing, but our bodies continue to work throughout the night to ensure we are rejuvenated and ready for the next day. We discuss how our bodies biologically respond to sleep and how disrupting it affects us.

6 Things That Happen When You Don't Drink Enough Water

Nine cups of water per day? Studies say it's worth it.

Why Do Organ Transplants Fail So Often?

Organ donations save countless lives each year, but sometimes they fail? Why do transplants fail, and how often does it happen?

St. John's Wort

St. John's Wort may cause the same side effects as common antidepressants.

8 Ways to Cure a Hangover

Use these tips to help you recover the next morning.

Mosquito Health Risks

Paul Bello of PJB Pest Management Consulting describes the various health risks associated with mosquitos such as malaria, west nile virus, and others.

ESD: Removing Tumors Without a Scar

Now there's an easier approach to removing lesions inside the stomach and there's no incision.

Alternative Ways to Get Vitamin D

Many Americans are d-ficient when it comes to getting enough vitamin D. The List's Teresa Strasser provides a doctor's list of tips to get more vitamin D in your diet in the To Do List.

Something We Do Everyday May Be Killing Us

We do it at work and at home, it drives up our blood pressure, elevates our cholesterol and causes our bones to soften and degenerate. The List's Donna Ruko uncovers a health killer with health and fitness expert Anthony Balduzzi in the Revitalist.

A Future Where No Food Goes To Waste

It's estimated that 2.8 trillion pounds of food are wasted each year. However, millions of people around the world aren't getting enough to eat. We take a look at #WhatsWorking to combat the growing problem of food waste.

How We Can Market Food 'Waste' To Make A Real Impact

Stephen Demarais and Chantal Engelen talk about making an impact by marketing food "waste."

Statins and Gender

Statin drugs may affect behavior differently depending on gender.

Adolescent Health and Education

Health problems during adolescence may affect life and work opportunities later in adulthood.

ADHD and School Performance

Does fidgeting help children with ADHD perform better in school?

Preserving Muscle Mass as You Age

Eating a diet rich in protein may help maintain muscle strength as we age.

Your Foot Can Help You Sleep

The first episode in our animated "Science of Us" series.

Heath Insurers In Missouri Must Now Cover Eating Disorders

In Missouri, if you're actively recurring from an eating disorder, you will soon be covered by health insurance.

California Governor Signs School Vaccination Law

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into a law one of the strictest vaccination bills in the country.

HuffPost Announces 'Black Health Matters' Initiative

The inequalities African Americans battle are plenty and severe -- but the widening health gap is arguably among one of the most crucial and inadequately addressed concerns.

How These Doctors Are Extending The Lives Of Childhood Cancer Survivors

A new study from St. Jude Children's Research shows that changes to pediatric cancer treatments have reduced the number of deaths due to the late effects of treatment, extending the lives of childhood cancer survivors. We discuss #WhatsWorking.

CDC Tells Swimmers To Beware Of This Pool Parasite

Thinking about going for a swim in the pool this 4th of July weekend? Well, you might want to consider the beach instead.

Owning Your Medical History

When you're diagnosed with a debilitating illness, it's difficult to keep your medical records straight. Noga Leviner joins us to discuss how her company, PicnicHealth is freeing health data to help herself and others control their health history.

Why You Need To Take Ownership Of Your Medical History

When you're diagnosed with a debilitating illness, it's difficult to keep your medical records straight. Noga Leviner joins us to discuss how her company, PicnicHealth is freeing health data to help herself and others control their health history.

What Is Osteopathic Medicine?

Get an in-depth look into the field of osteopathic medicine from Gina Moses, M.Ed. She addresses the nuances of osteopathic medical education and how that differs from allopathic medicine. Moses also highlights the growing need for medical practitioners in the United States and how physicians trained in osteopathic medicine are helping to ease the shortage of health care professionals.

Why Are Prescription Drugs So Expensive?

The new hepatitis drug Sovaldi costs a whopping $1,000-per-pill. Experts say pharmaceutical companies are now putting out the most expensive drugs ever. But why? We discuss the reasons behind the $300 billion Americans spend every year on medicine.

'Astronomical' Medication Prices Forced This Cancer Survivor To Get Savvy

Caryn Sullivan reveals some of the financial difficulties she ran into while fighting cancer.

Is There Rational Behind The Cost Of Prescription Drugs?

Azzi Momenghalibaf and Dr. David Belk take a look at whether or not there's rhyme or reason behind the cost of prescription medication.

Medical Pot Unproven For Many Illnesses OK'd By Law

A new study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association warns that marijuana might not be a proven remedy for many ailments that it is used to treat. Robert Wolff joins HuffPost Live to discuss.

Know The Difference Between Heat Cramps, Heat Exhaustion, & Heat Stroke

It's summer, it's hot, and you've got to take care of yourself. Know the signs, symptoms, and differences between Heat Cramps, Heat Stroke, and Heat Exhaustion so you can keep your cool if you happen to get too hot.

Chicago's Meningitis Vaccine Recommendation

Health officials in Chicago are recommending that all gay and bi sexual men be vaccinated for meningitis.

The Truth Behind the Viral Marijuana Dangers Post

The Doctors reveal the truth behind a viral image circulating on the Internet that claims a young woman was disfigured after a marijuana bong explosion.

5 Reasons You Might Be Tired All the Time

Do you ever think about what's zapping your energy? Here are a few factors that could be affecting you.

Age Of Puberty Predicts Diseases In Later Life

A new study has found the age of puberty can be a strong predictor of diseases later in life.

Cryotherapy Is the Coolest New Celebrity Health Craze

Lindsay Lohan, Many Moore and Mika Kelly have all tried cryotherapy and so has LeBron James to treat his injuries. It uses extreme cold to trigger health benefits. INSIDE EDITION went to Cryohealthcare in Los Angeles to see what it's like. The temperature is 220 degrees below zero and it's supposed to trigger the production of anti-inflammatory proteins. The treatment lasts three minutes and many people say they feel euphoric afterwards. Dr. Jonas Kuehne says cryotherapy can treat many ailments.

Subtle Signs of Eating Disorders

More than 30 million Americans suffer from an eating disorder, but only one in ten of those people ever get any kind of treatment. We tell you signs to look for if you think you know someone who is suffering from an eating disorder.

Stroke Survivor Support Group

Every 40 seconds someone suffers from a stroke and more than four-million people in the United States have had strokes and now live with the after-effects. These survivors use each other as support as they travel on the road to recovery.

Graves' Disease in Teens: Overlooked too Often

Graves' disease is a condition in kids and teens that can be overlooked and mimic attention deficit disorder, but a thyroid may be to blame.

VOMS Test for Concussions

Suffering from a concussion can lead to dangerous side effects, but experts have developed a simple test to measure a concussion.

Living Liver Transplant Saves Two Lives

Every year 1,700 patients die while waiting for a liver transplant. However, because the liver can regenerate itself, experts say more lives can be saved through living liver transplants.


Doctors are now using patient's own stem cells to heal them from the inside out

New Movie Theater Provides Meaningful Employment for Disabled Adults

The Prospector Theater is a brand new and fully functional, state-of-the-art first-run movie theater, restaurant, entertainment and event venue in Ridgefield, CT. The mission behind the Prospector is to provide adults with disabilities opportunities for meaningful employment and vocational training, which allows them to be a part of their community.

Reduce Stress by Hula Hooping

As students in college, stressors come from many different directions. Having to balance schoolwork, extra curricular activities and a social life all at the same time can get hectic! At Boston University, these students have a unique way of letting go of their stress. The Hooping Project, founded by BU student Ariella Darvish, brings students together to "hula hoop to happiness," no experience necessary! Check out this awesome video to learn more about hooping and how it makes a difference in s

Paul Stanley of KISS Supports Non-Profit That Donates Life Changing Surgery

Can you imagine a life without a sense of hearing? For Arabella Carter and her parents Nolan and Danielle, this scenario is a painful reality.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta's Message on Medical Marijuana

Dr. Gupta explains his views

The Difference Between THC and CBD

Dr. Sanjay describes what THC and CBD means

Marijuana Helps Seizures

Medical Marijuana does help

Quench Your Thirst with Hydration Gadgets

Do you think you drink enough water on a daily basis? Technology and crowdfunding are here to make it easier! The List's Bradley Hasemeyer shows us high tech ways to drink up on the Hit List.

Stroke Signs: Think Fast

How to recognize the subtle signs of America's fifth leading killer.

Show Your Hearing Aids

A social media campaign is encouraging people to show their hearing aids and not hide them from everyone. Each picture that is posted raises money for research and for buying hearing aids for those who can't afford them.

CI Therapy for Aphasia

After a stroke, 60% of patients have trouble understanding speech or speaking, but a new therapy is helping brain injured patients reclaim their lives.


A father and son bond becomes truly unbreakable after the son takes part in a medical miracle

Healthy Lifestyle Tips: Part 2

Yogi Marlon shares her best practices for a healthy home. Learn about unsafe products, allergies, processed foods to avoid, diet tips, and more.

The Insomnia-Allergy Connection

Springtime is in the air again! Unfortunately, so is the pollen. Fifty percent of Americans suffer from seasonal allergies, which affects everything from your energy level to your ability to get a good night's sleep. Lifestyle and sleep expert Lissa Coffey is with us to talk about this insomnia-allergy connection, and what you can do to remedy it.

The Best Way to Treat Bruises

For most of us, bruises are a pretty normal part of life, however, they can take up to two weeks to disappear. Here's the best way to treat a bruise and possibly speed up the healing.

Staying Safe in the Heat

With summer more people are outside. There are things you should do to keep yourself safe in the summer heat.

Trans Men & Women Need Mammograms, Too

Transgender people often face difficulty getting the proper preventative healthcare. Some medical practices turn trans women & men away, others forget to remind about mammograms, prostrate exams, & pap smears, & insurance often won't cover services.

The Awful Reason This Trans Man's Doctor Withheld His Cancer Diagnosis

Jay Kallio joins HuffPost Live to expalin why his doctor withheld his cancer diagnosis.

Trans Woman Discusses Her First Mammogram And The Obstacles To Getting Care

Meggan Sommerville joins HuffPost Live to discuss her first mammogram.

OBGYN Answers All Your Questions About Transgender Healthcare

Dr. Drai joins HuffPost Live to answer questions about transgender healthcare.

#WhatsWorking: Nurse Practitioner Laws

More states are giving nurse practitioners authority to treat patients without a doctor's supervision. We discuss how this new legislation is making a real difference for patients who live in rural areas and have limited access to doctors.

New Legislation Is Letting Nurse Practitioners Practice Without A Doctor

More states are giving nurse practitioners authority to treat patients without a doctor's supervision. We discuss how this new legislation is making a real difference for patients who live in rural areas and have limited access to doctors.

Bob Harper: Always Eat First Thing in the Morning

'Biggest Loser' trailer Bob Harper stresses the importance of eating right when you wake up in this informative clip.


Marlo Thomas interviews Dr. Gupta


Marlo Thomas interviews Dr. Gupta

Why Women Live Longer Than Men

It's no secret that Women usually live longer than men. The question is how do they do it? Well now, Stanford University scientists may have some answers.

How To Detect And Prevent Lyme Disease

It's summer and time to head outside and enjoy mother nature! But when you get inside, you should always check for ticks. They're not just gross, you can get Lyme disease.

How An Australian Blood Donor Has Saved Over 2 Million Lives

This Australian man has saved more than two million babies.

Traumatic Brain Injury's Unknown Victims

While traumatic brain injury is well known among athletes and veterans, its prevalence in domestic violence cases is largely overlooked. We explore the link between TBI and domestic violence survivors, and resources for those suffering undiagnosed.

Why Your Gut Is Critical To Improving Your Energy And Reducing Fatigue

Dr. Holly Phillips talks about why your gut is critical to improving your energy and reducing fatigue.

Putting An End To Your Exhaustion

The CDC declares insufficient sleep is a public health crisis. Dr. Holly Phillips joins HuffPost Live to talk about her new book "The Exhaustion Breakthrough," which identifies lifestyle changes to fight fatigue and improve our health.

Why It's Often Difficult To Differentiate Between Fatigue And Depression

Dr. Holly Phillips talks with Alyona about why it's often difficult to differentiate between fatigue and depression.

How To Know If Your Sleepiness Is Exhaustion Or Just Normal Fatigue

The CDC declares insufficient sleep is a public health crisis. Dr. Holly Phillips joins HuffPost Live to talk about her new book "The Exhaustion Breakthrough," which identifies lifestyle changes to fight fatigue and improve our health.

How Powerful Is Your Heart?

Can you die of a broken heart? What is heart disease and how does it manifest in men versus women? Can fear make your heart stop? These questions and many more are answered in some of HuffPost Live's best conversations about heart health.

What Domestic Violence Survivors Need To Know About Traumatic Brain Injury

While traumatic brain injury is well known among athletes and veterans, its prevalence in domestic violence cases is largely overlooked. We explore the link between TBI and domestic violence survivors, and resources for those suffering undiagnosed.

Tips to Stay Healthy This Summer

Don't let headaches or other health issues let you miss out on your summer plans. Lifestyle Expert Bahar Takhtehchianhas the tricks to keep you feeling your best all season long.

First Partial Skull and Scalp Transplant Completed at Texas Hospital

Opening a new frontier in transplant surgery, Texas doctors have done the world's first partial skull and scalp transplant to help a man who suffered a large head wound from cancer treatment. Doctors from Houston Methodist Hospital and MD Anderson Cancer Center did the operation two weeks ago. The recipient ? Jim Boysen, a 55-year-old software developer from Austin, Texas ? expects to leave the hospital Thursday with a new kidney and pancreas along with the scalp and skull grafts.

Are You Washing Your Bath Towel Enough?

How often do you wash your bath towel?

Sun Awareness Week: Beat The Heat With These Simple Tips

It's Sun Awareness Week in Canada. Here's how you can have fun in the sun and stay safe.

Top Hangover Hacks

Enjoy the holiday and drink up! But you don't have to pay for it the next day. Even though there's no magic hangover pill, there are some things you can do to help your hangover the day after

4 Quick and Easy Ways to Burn Calories

Laughing, cooking, gardening, burning calories is not as hard as you think! We have some small ways to help burn fat by doing the things you love.

Life Without Limitations: You're Never Too Old

There are now more Americans age 65 and older than at any other time in U.S. history. And these seniors are redefining what it means to grow older.

Skyscraper to Landscaper

Is your job making you feel sick? About 70 percent of American's surveyed in a recent poll said they hate their job or are completely disengaged. Hear one woman's story of how she got a new career and got healthy.

Dangers of Testosterone

It regulates muscle mass, energy and sex drive, but is it safe? What you should know about this over-prescribed hormone before taking it.

Platelet Bioreactor

Scientists are now mimicking human physiology in order to allow platelets to have a shelf life longer than ever before.


One man couldn't eat or drink without choking, but a procedure that required no incisions outside of the body gave him the relief he needed

Tired of Being Tired

Are you sleepy? You are not alone! Forty percent of Americans are sleep deprived. We have some scary facts that will make you want to catch up on some sleep.

Marathon Heart

Running is good for your body, but too much of it could potentially damage your heart. Although rare, many runners may be at risk for heart problems due to marathon running.

Reversing NASH Liver

There's currently no cure for the nonalcoholic liver disease that affects 80-million Americans, but research shows a new medical treatment could help reverse it.

DVT: Fixing Clots, Saving Lives

A new way to fix potentially deadly clots is saving lives.


The key to looking and feeling younger has been a secret since the beginning of time, but researchers believe the secret may be in our blood.

ER? Urgent Care? The Doc's Office? When and Where to Go

Heart attacks, serious burns and broken bones are serious emergencie, but what about pink eye or the flu? We ask the experts where you should go when you need to see a doctor.

Healthy Beauty Foods

Natural ways to whiten your teeth, lengthen your nails and even help your hair grow.

Going Deaf at the Gym

What you do at the gym could end up hurting your hearing! It's time to turn down the iPod and listen to this, turning up the volume to get pumped up could end up costing you your hearing.

A Prescription of Mobility

New research confirms the saying 'move it or lose it.' In fact, even a little activity can go a long way to keeping seniors on their feet and living on their own.

Statins: A Second Opinion

Statins seem to be all the rage when it comes to lowering cholesterol, but one doctor gives a very different opinion on the popular drug.

Ebola: What You Need to Know

No rumors, no myths, just what you need to know about the deadly disease that has hit the states.

Paper Test for Ebola

A fast, simple way to diagnose bacterial and viral diseases is on the horizon, and all you need is a piece of paper.


A new wearable artificial kidney is giving dialysis patients their lives back

Interactive Art Rehab

Rehabilitation from a serious injury can be extremely challenging, but a new therapy is motivating patients, with art.


Aquatic-therapy is helping those suffering from debilitating injuries and illnesses recover faster.

Three-Quarter Houses Perpetuate A 'Vicious Cycle' Among Recovering Addicts

A 6 month long New York Times investigation is shining a light on so called "Three-Quarter Houses," homes to which those suffering from substance addiction are often referred by hospitals, treatment programs and shelters.

Pay-as-You-Go Healthcare?

An approach to patient care that allows you to skip your insurance completely and chose the doctor you want.

The Comeback Kid

Competing in martial arts without a pulse in one arm? How doctors put the power back in a judo champions' arm.

Everyday Superwoman Lives With Her Disability

This supermom seems to be able to do it all; raise her children, work, take college classes, make a documentary and more

Living Bravely: Women Without Limits

Meet three women who truly are living bravely, and not letting life in a wheelchair slow them down

Dr. Ian's Healthy Daily Diet

Dr. Ian Smith walks you through the latest version of his successful 'Shred Diet.'

Back Surgery Gone Bad: Questions for Your Doctor

Rick Greenwood's surgery was supposed to relieve his back pain. Instead, the surgery left him paralyzed.

Massage for MS

Researchers are studying the benefits of massage on patients suffering from a progressive disease of the central nervous system.

Research Finds A Link Between Your Morning Coffee And Erections

According to new research from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, men who drink the caffeine equivalent of two to three cups of coffee per day are less likely to have erectile dysfunction.

Live Anthrax Inadvertently Shipped to US Labs

The Pentagon confirmed on Wednesday that live anthrax was accidentally shipped to labs in nine U.S. states.

This Argentinian Donor Advert Will Make You Cry and Then Make You Sign Up

"The Man and the dog" advert for organ donor donation is one of the saddest we've seen and will get you to sign up!

Quick Tips To Keep Cool And Kill More Calories This Summer

Trend expert Rachel Zalis shares two new breakthroughs that'll keep your skin smooth and help kill more calories to sleeken your silhouette this summer.

People Describe What Social Anxiety Feels Like

There's much more to me than my silence. All confessions courtesy of Whisper app.

Instant Wellness Boost with Liquifusion

Instant Wellness boost with Liquifusion, will be done at your office or home and will only take up 40 min. of your time. Liquifusion has several vitamin fusions available, which will make you more vivid and healthier. It is an instant and powerful solution to vitamins, which do not work as well. If you are not afraid of IV, then you should try it, it will keep the doctor away.

5 Common Medicare Mistakes to Avoid

Here's how to keep your health-care costs down in retirement.

Are E-Cigarette Safer Than Regular Cigarettes?

Thomas Kiklas, cofounder of the Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association, addresses concerns about the rise of e-cigarette use among teens.

E-Cigarette Safety: Are They Truly Safe?

The Doctors debate whether electronic cigarettes, which have become increasingly popular in recent years, support smoking cessation or augment nicotine addiction.

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tutoring alternatives

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signs of disabilities

Colin Christopher Hypnotizes On Live TV

We had a hypnotist work his "magic" live in our studio. See how it turned out.

Fun With Powdered Alcohol: You Can Stop Being Scared Now

People are freaking out about powdered alcohol, but I wasn't convinced they understood the science behind it. So I tested their concerns. Will it get you crazy drunk? Will people snort it? Watch & see!

Son, I Once Attempted Suicide...

If you've had a troubled mental health past, should you tell your kids about it? Kelley Clink, a mom with a suicide attempt in her past says yes. We speak to her and other moms on how parents and kids can best communicate during difficult times.

How To Have A Healthy Conversation With Kids About Suicide

Katie Hurley and Sabrina Strong reveal how you can have a healthy and productive conversation about suicide with kids.

These Are The Top 20 Cities With The Worst Mosquito Problems

Orkin, ranked the top 20 states with the worst mosquito problems based on the amount of customers serviced last year.

Top Searched Medical Services and Goods by State

Find out the most-searched-for goods and services state by state. What do the results say about people's priorities?

Fart Facts That Will Blow You Away

Farts are basically butt sneezes.

The Healing Power of Forgiveness

Letting go of a grudge isn't easy, but forgiveness actually has huge health benefits. A psychiatrist at Johns Hopkins gives insight on how to forgive and how doing so can positively affect not only your soul but your body.

Robot Rehab: Learning to Walk Again with Ekso

Robots are helping victims of stroke and spinal cord injuries learn to walk again.

FDA Lifts Long-Time Ban On Gay, Bisexual Blood Donors

The FDA announced that it will end the ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood, but they can only donate if they have not had sex with another man for a year. HuffPost Live discusses the remaining stigma and how the lift doesn't go far enough.

It's Time To End The Gay Blood Ban

The FDA announced that it will end the ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood, but they can only donate if they have not had sex with another man for a year. HuffPost Live discusses the remaining stigma and how the lift doesn't go far enough.

What FDA's Revised Stance On Gay Blood Donors Means For Trans People

Dr. Dana Beyer joins HuffPost Live to discuss what the FDA's revised stance on gay blood donors means for trans people.

Jase Smithyman: How To Shave If You Have No Arms

Jase Smithyman shows how to shave If you have no arms. Video from YouTuber "Wingless"

Is It Strep or Something Else?

Many teens and college students could be mistaking strep throat for another similar, but deadly, bacteria.

FDA Approved Powdered Alcohol

Just add water and a packet of powdered alcohol to make a cocktail? The Doctors discuss the potential dangers of a new FDA-approved product with the man who created it.

Stem Cells: A Weapon for Huntington's?

A treatment gearing up for a new trial in humans may slow down the progression of Huntington's disease.

Stem Cells for Paralysis

New research on stem cells is giving hope to patients who never thought they would be able to walk again.

Limb Transplant Gel: Saving Feet, Hands, and Faces

Instead of taking daily immune suppressive drugs, researchers have developed a new gel that could give limb transplant patients their lives back.

Help for Sinusitis: Vent-Os

A device the size of a grain of rice is helping sinus patients breathe easier.

Hidden Health Hazards of Tight Clothing

Ladies, you might love how you look in form-fitting attire, but is it worth the risks? Find out the potential negative effects of constrictive clothing on your health.

Advil Vs. Tylenol: Which to Use and When?

How does Tylenol compare to the other common pain reliever, Advil? And how much of either is too much? WSJ's Sumathi Reddy explains.

Extreme Skin Removal Surgery

A past guest who lost a whopping 500 pounds reveals her new body after undergoing surgery to remove nine feet of excess skin. Plus, plastic surgeons Dr. Daniel Barrett and Dr. Michael Zarrabi explain the challenges of performing her procedure.

Breast Milk for an Eye Infection?

The Doctors weigh in after a beauty blogger advocated on her YouTube channel using breast milk to cure an eye infection. Is the home remedy safe?

Smaller at the Altar Finale

Three months after entering 'The Doctors' Smaller at the Altar competition, three engaged couples on a mission to lose weight duke it out in the final challenge. Plus, see which lovebirds win a fabulous honeymoon in Fiji.

Disturbing Dipping Trend

The Doctors speak with a young mom who is part of an online community of women who use chewing tobacco. Can she be convinced to quit?

Dangers of OTC Weight Loss Supplements

Learn the health risks of over-the-counter weight loss supplements that contain a potentially dangerous chemical similar to amphetamines.

Surprise Nurse Makeover

A dedicated and deserving RN gets treated to a surprise makeover.

Causes of Fatigue

Learn some of the common causes of fatigue from the Doctor on Demand team.

At Some Hospitals, Patients Mentor Patients

Hospitals are turning to former patients to mentor and coach new ones to provide a more personal touch than the traditional support group. WSJ's Laura Landro reports.

How Ebola Changed a Doctor's Eye from Blue to Green

Dr. Ian Crozier's eye color changed from blue to green overnight. He was diagnosed with Ebola last September in Sierra Leone but was pronounced cured when he was treated at Emory University's special unity in Atlanta. Two months after being given a clean bill of health, he developed inflammation in his left eye and began experiencing severe vision problems. He woke up one morning with a new eye color and his pupil was dilated more than twice its size, a test revealed it was Ebola virus.

Is Your Smartphone Making You Dumb?

Learn how too much tech can discombobulate the brain and decrease your IQ.

A Veterinarian's Life-Saving Story

One woman who helped save thousands of dogs and cats also ended up saving her own life.

Overcoming Obstacles and Inspiring Young Minds

Growing up severely dyslexic, this woman was told she'd never make it through middle school. Now she sees what others call barriers as merely challenges to success.

Apostherapy: Shoes for Pain

More than 1.5 billion people suffer from chronic pain, but now a new therapy is able to treat people with back, hip, or knee pain using a pair of shoes.

Nicotine Stops Seizures

Commercially available nicotine patches are helping patients with rare autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy.

Texting While Driving

Do laws that ban texting while driving save lives?

Woman Pleads Guilty to Charges She Attemped to Cut Off Husband's Penis

The lawyers for both parties discuss the case of a woman who pleaded guilty to assault after her husband said she attempted to cut off his penis with a pair of scissors.

Help for Victims of Domestic Violence

The Doctors discuss why it's important for domestic violence victims to seek help early in an abusive relationship.

Can Pomegranate Help Heal Sunburn?

Dr. Travis Stork reveals eye-opening health remedies you can find at the Farmer's Market.

Can Spinach and Avocado Help Lower Chloresterol?

Dr. Travis Stork reveals eye-opening health remedies you can find at the Farmer's Market.

New Year's Resolutions: How to Keep Your Goals

Lose weight, exercise, stop smoking, these are the top New Year's resolutions, but for most of us they last just a few weeks. Here are some top tips on how to make 2015 the year your goals stick.

Be Your Own Health Advocate

If you don't hear back from your doctor after a routine test, would you think everything is ok? Don't put your life and your health at risk. We have lifesaving information you need to know about when it comes to checking up on your check-up.

Teenagers and Whooping Cough

How effective is the Tdap vaccine in helping prevent whooping cough in adolescents?

Aspirin Therapy

Should you be taking a daily dose of aspirin?

Whooping Cough Vaccine's Protection Fades Quickly

A new study reveals the whooping cough vaccine loses its effectiveness over the years.

Woman Obsessed with Surgery

Meet Lacey, a 46-year-old mother of six who has undergone more than forty-seven surgical procedures to attain what she hopes is the 'most extreme body on the planet.'

Controversy over Bathroom Signs

At what age should children use public restrooms alone? The Doctors weigh in on a recent controversy over one store's policy regarding children accompanying their opposite sex parent to the restroom.

Update on Dr. Berman's Sugar Intervention

Urologist and admitted sugar addict Dr. Jennifer Berman opens up about her progress after her fellow The Doctors hosts staged an intervention for her.

Mother-Daughter Makeover Results

Shelly and her daughter, Carrie, reveal the results of their 'drop a decade' makeovers.

Mother-Daughter Makeover

Shelly and her daughter, Carrie, hope to achieve a more youthful look without going under the knife. Watch as board-certified dermatologist Dr. Whitney Bowe performs 'drop a decade' makeovers on each woman.

Babies Who Look Like Old Men?

The Doctors discuss how grumpy-faced newborns have become an Internet sensation.

The Latest Health News in Two Minutes

Get the latest health news you can use with 'The Doctors' News in 2:00.

Selling Sickness with Drug Ads

Dr. Koplow's discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D Child and Adolescent Psychologist, about overly produced drug ads.

Bay Area Brain Tumor Walk

Bay Area Brain Tumor Walk

Bay Area Brain Tumor Walk Part 2

Bay Area Brain Tumor Walk

The Truth About Having Skin Removal Surgery

Gregg McBride joins HuffPost Live to talk about his experience having skin removal surgery.

Losing 600 Pounds Was Only Half The Battle For Paul Mason

Paul Mason joins HuffPost Live to talk about undergoing skin removal surgery.

The Problem With Losing Lots Of Weight

Meeting your goal weight after dropping hundreds of pounds is a huge accomplishment, but for many people, the work doesn't stop there. Our panel opens up about the skin removal surgery that's often required after slimming down.

The Best Products For Mood Enhancement

Dr. Leo Galland tells Marlo Thomas what are the best products for mood enhancement.

Contortionist Bonnie Morgan's Show-and-Tell

Bonnie Morgan, a professional contortionist who has been featured in films such as "Minority Report," "The Devil Inside" and "The Ring Two," joins The Doctors to discuss and demonstrate her jaw-dropping talents. Could there be a medical explanation for her unbelievable flexibility?

Chinese Boy Finds a Leech Lodged in His Throat

The Doctors discuss the shocking case of an 11-year-old Chinese boy who allegedly drank water contaminated with leech larvae, resulting in a 3-inch leech being discovered in his throat a month later.

Does Iced Tea Trigger Kidney Failure?

Learn how excessive consumption of iced tea caused an Arkansas man's kidneys to shut down. Plus, urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman shares tips to help prevent kidney stones.

U.S. Emergency-Room Visits Continue to Climb

Emergency-room visits are climbing, despite predictions that the Affordable Care Act would lead to less traffic. WSJ's Stephanie Armour joins the News Hub.

How Faith Could Heal

The Doctors and Pastor Andre Butler share stories of unexplainable medical miracles. Learn more about Pastor Andre's new DVD, "Heaven's Healthcare."

Five Natural Remedies for GERD

Up to one-third of Americans suffer from GERD, and it costs the U.S. 10-billion dollars to treat. However, drug free ways to relieve reflux can work just as well.

Fatty Liver Calculator Helps Kids Fight the Epidemic

A disease that used to affect only adult alcoholics is now plaguing kids. Here is a new and easy way to predict fatty liver disease.

Top 10 Health Fads

These are the fitness and wellness trends we couldn't help but try. Join WatchMojo as we count down our picks for the top 10 health fads.

Why You Might Want To Start Spending More Time Alone

The thought of eating out or seeing a movie alone is terrifying for some, but a new study suggests those people will miss out on fun experiences due to irrational fears. Why is there a stigma attached to doing things alone, and how do we combat it?

6 Caffeine-Free Ways to Boost Energy

Put down the can of Coke and forget about grabbing another cup of coffee. From singing to chewing gum, we have some caffeine-free ways to rev up your energy.

Why Doing Things Alone Is Good For You

The thought of eating out or seeing a movie alone is terrifying for some, but a new study suggests those people will miss out on fun experiences due to irrational fears. Why is there a stigma attached to doing things alone, and how do we combat it?

Bob Harper Shows You How to Stay Healthy at Work

'Biggest Loser' trainer Bob Harper reveals some easy habits you can do at work to keep the weight off.

'The Good Gut'

Could the key to taking control of your weight, mood and long-term health be found in the trillions of microbes in your gut? According to Justin and Erica Sonnenburg, married Stanford scientists and authors of "The Good Gut," the answer is yes!

Are The Microbes In Your Gut The Key To Good Health?

Could the key to taking control of your weight, mood and long-term health be found in the trillions of microbes in your gut? According to Justin and Erica Sonnenburg, married Stanford scientists and authors of "The Good Gut," the answer is yes!

Sex Is Safer When Gender Equality Is Taught

Julie Beck joins HuffPost Live to discuss the great American debate over sex education.

Thrive ECourse

A trailer for the Thrive eCourse

Thrive ECourse

A trailer for the Thrive eCourse

Thrive ECourse

A trailer for the Thrive eCourse

Mom Fights to Have Deceased Daughter's Baby

The Doctors discuss a 59-year-old woman in the U.K. who is desperately seeking a fertility clinic to help her become the surrogate mother to her own grandchild using her deceased daughter's eggs.

Woman Impaled by Golf Club

A young woman opens up about surviving a gruesome freak accident involving a broken golf club.

Breastfeeding Selfies?

The Doctors weigh in on the social media trend of nursing moms posting selfies in response to critics who think breast-feeding women should cover up.

Man Shoots Selfie Video While Being Rescued?

The Doctors discuss one man's decision to record his rescue from a car crash.

Woman Stalked By Nurse After Surgery

A woman shares the disturbing story of being cyberstalked by a nurse anesthesiologist after she had reconstructive surgery.

What to Do If a Health Care Worker Crosses the Line

The Doctors discuss what you should do if a nurse or doctor engages in inappropriate behavior.

Risks of Removing a Large Facial Tumor

Two surgeons explain why removing a large tumor on the side of a woman's face is so risky and what the procedure would involve.

The Doctors' Deals

Need a little retail therapy? See how you can save big bucks on the hottest health and beauty products with The Doctors' Deals.

One Woman Four Eyebrows

See how a bungled beauty treatment left one woman with four eyebrows.

The Ethics Of Fertility Medical Coverage

A recently-killed bill in Maine would have required health insurance companies to cover fertility treatments, but only for married couples whose infertility was not the result of an STD. We discuss the ethics and expenses of fertility coverage.

Help for Heartburn

Pfizer's Chief Medical Officer Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D., discusses common causes of acid reflux and shares tips to help alleviate the symptoms.

How The Infertility Industry Should Be Better Regulated

A recently-killed bill in Maine would have required health insurance companies to cover fertility treatments, but only for married couples whose infertility was not the result of an STD. We discuss the ethics and expenses of fertility coverage.

Project Prayer Box: Fostering Hope Among Cancer Patients and Their Families

It's a simple act that could impact people all over the world. Take a minute this holiday to hear one woman's story of hope and inspiration

This Is No Run Of The Mill Trainer

Check out this Kitchener, Ont. personal trainer, who took treadmill dancing to a new level at his Goodlife gym

Where's The State Funding For Tick-Borne Diseases?

According to the New England Center of Investigative Reporting, ticks, and cases of Lyme Disease, are on the rise especially in New England where 5,500 Massachusetts residents are infected every year.

Water-Resistant Paint to Curb Public Urination?

Hear about a new strategy being implemented in San Francisco, California, to discourage public urination.

Does Flotation Therapy Really Work?

Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman find out the truth behind purported health benefits of flotation therapy. Could it work for you? Learn more about flotation therapy.

Amputee Receives Offensive Note from Neighbor

The Doctors speak with a woman who received an offensive note from a neighbor in a dispute over a handicap parking spot.

Dr. Oz Hits Back At Critics

Dr. Oz hits back at critics

Easing TOS Pain

Treating TOS pain, if caught early, can relieve symptoms and give people their life back.

The 6 Dirtiest Places on a Plane

Airplanes are filled with nasty germs and bacteria, but if you know where they are, and how to avoid them, you can stay healthy during travel season.

3-D Printed Organs Becoming a Reality

New 3-D printing technology makes it possible to print organs that could one day help those in need.

Doctor Says 'There's Quite A Lot That Can Be Done' For Parkinson's Patients

Dr. Craig Zalvan joins HuffPost Live explain how he is helping to treat patients with Parkinson's.

GOP Plan Not 'ObamaCare Lite'

Editorial Board Member Joe Rago on what Republicans should do if the Supreme Court strikes down ObamaCare's state subsidies.

Hot Fire Prevention Tips

A firefighter featured in a smoking hot calendar for charity reveals three surprising home fire hazards. Learn more about the Charleston, S.C., Firefighter Calendar .

An Anonymous Donor Is The Reason Both These Twins Get To Live

Twin sisters are getting a second chance at life after an anonymous donor donated part of their liver to complete live-saving surgery.

Can You Walk in a Straight Line with Your Eyes Closed?

Have you ever tried walking in a straight line with your eyes closed? It's remarkably hard to keep on track. Dr Emily Grossman explains why. Visual information plays a key role in the way we orient ourselves. Hanging on to visual reference points allows us to keep walking in a straight line. Take away the ability to see these reference points and walking straight becomes nearly impossible.

How To Stop Yourself Being Ticklish

Are you ticklish? Dr Emily Grossman shows you how to use the science of tickling to stop yourself squirming when you're tickled. Why can't you tickle yourself? Dr Emily Grossman explains how your brain anticipates the movement of your hands, and suppresses the tickle response. Can you use the fact that you can't tickle yourself to stop other people being able to tickle you?

Organic Food Cures and Home Remedies

James Oseland, the editor-in-chief of Rodale's Organic Life magazine, shares three food cures you can grow at home whether you have a yard or just a windowsill.

Railroad Crossing Fatalities: How to Avoid Railroad Accidents

Someone in the U.S. is struck by a train every three hours. The Doctors discuss what you should be aware of when walking near train tracks.

The Issue with Federal Government Monopoly on Medical Marijuana Research

Sue Sisley, a Doctor and researcher of medical options for veterans who suffer from mental disorders including PTSD, talks about the strict monopoly of the US government on Marijuana dissemination for research and this control limits research options.

Advocates Push for Medical Marijuana for Pets

The next time you take your sick or ailing dog to the vet -- you may receive a prescription for marijuana. Even as advocates fight to make medical marijuana legal in Florida, growers are expanding their customer base to the family pet. Ted White explains.

Mini Horse, Dog Help Patients, Kids Cope in Maryland

When Jenny Pfieffer shows up anywhere with her therapy pets, it's a real head turner.

Should You Avoid a Handshake with Your Doctor?

Could your doctor or nurse be making you sick when he or she shakes your hand? Some doctors are asking patients to refrain from the friendly gesture in their offices to help protect your health.

Poop in a Pill Kills Deadly Infection

Healthy bacteria from donors is being made into a pill that could be an alternative to fecal transplants.

Deadly Tick Borne Virus Popping Up In Northeast

Warmer temperatures create the perfect condition for ticks to come out and feast on you or your pet. This season there is more to fear from the parasite than Lyme disease.

Schools Kick Out 143 Kids For Not Being Vaccinated

Earlier this week, school district officials in Spokane, Washington became cracking down on unvaccinated students.

Patron Lights Bouncer on Fire After Not Paying Bill

A bouncer at a Florida bar was set on fire after a customer wouldn't pay his bar tab. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has the crazy video you have to see.

How to Clean Up a Gasoline Spill in Your Garage with Cat Litter!

Dr. Ian Smith shares a few helpful tricks to clean up a gasoline spill in your garage.

How to Protect Your Body from Harmful Fumes Inside Your Garage

Dr. Ian Smith reveals why you should only be using containers designed to hold gasoline in your garage.

Why Sleeping with Two Pillows May Lead to Sleep Apnea

Dr. Ian Smith demonstrates the negative effects sleeping with two pillows can have on your health.

Why Scrapes on Your Cooking Pan Can Be Dangerous for Your Health

Dr. Ian Smith reveals why cooking with a scraped pan can damage your health, and how you can test to find out.

How to Protect Your Drapes from Dust Mites

Dr. Ian Smith shares some tips to help protect your drapes from becoming infested with dust mites.

Playtime Isn't Just For Kids

According to research, play can boost creativity, relieve stress, improve brain function and improve relationships, so play shouldn't be just for kids. We discuss the importance of playtime for adults.

Yes, There's A Preschool For Adults And It Sounds Amazing

Michelle Joni discusses the concept behind Preschool Mastermind, a preschool program for adults.

5 Questions to Ask Before Surgery

Learn five crucial questions you need to ask before going under the knife.

Cancer Patient Booted Off Airplane

The Doctors weigh in on air travel restrictions for people with illnesses in light of a woman with multiple myeloma being escorted off an Alaska Airlines flight for not having a doctor's note permitting her to fly.

Women Lets Bed Bugs Bite Her for Science

Meet a woman who let bed bugs feed off her blood for five years as part of a study to determine what smells attract and repel the parasites.

David Bach Discusses Redefining Success With Arianna Huffington

David Bach Discusses The Success of 'Thrive' With Arianna Huffington

Funny Bone: Penn Jillette Visits an ENT Specialist

The Doctors follow magician and comedian Penn Jillette as he visits an ear, nose and throat specialist to undergo an exam. Are his symptoms a sign of a serious condition?

Factors That Steal Your Memory

If the brain can hold five times as much information as the Encyclopedia Britannica, why do we forget so much? The triggers may surprise you.

Metropolis In Florida Ranked As City With Highest Well-Being In U.S.

It seems all those senior citizens moving to Florida have been onto something. A metropolis in the "Sunshine State" has just been ranked as the city with the highest well-being in the united states.

Burn Survivor's Strength Moves Others

See how a burn survivor previously featured on The Doctors is reaching out to a woman who was burned by her ex-boyfriend.

Is Your Nurse Registered?

The Doctors discuss news reports that a Florida woman was arrested on charges of fraud after police said she worked as a nurse in an arthritis clinic without a license. Learn how to find out if your nurse has the proper credentials.

Burn Survivor Learns to Accept Her Appearance

woman who was set on fire by an embittered ex-boyfriend shares her emotional journey to recovery.

#WhatsWorking: Leaders & The Bottom Line

Fred Kiel's new book "Return on Character" explores the value of character-driven leadership and how CEOs with strong values create a more successful workplace environment. Kiel joins us to discuss how we can shift the corporate mindset and thrive.

What Makes Warren Buffett A Great Boss

Fred Kiel discusses the qualities possessed by Warren Buffet that make him a successful boss.

Everyday Emergencies And Fearcasting

Psychologists at Goldsmiths, University of London, have investigated the impact of everyday emergencies (such as losing your keys or running out of toilet paper) and why they are so stressful. Credit: Direct Line

7 Ways To Keep Your Brain Fit

We go to the gym to workout our bodies, but what about our brain? Here are seven proven ways to boost your brainpower for life.

Rise In Skin Cancer Linked To Cheaper Vacations

That affordable vacation getaway might've been easy on the wallet, but researchers in the UK say cheap vacations can be harmful to your health.

World Health Day Focuses In On Food Safety

How long can you leave food at room temperature? What's the proper way to thaw frozen meats? April 7th is World Health Day and this year, the focus is on Food Safety.

Author Dan Buettner LIVE

Author Dan Buettner's new book "The Blue Zones Solution" explores the keys to longevity from his studies of cultures around the world and offers a guide to ultimate wellness. He joins us to discuss what we can do to become the next centenarians.

Can Certain Foods Improve Eyesight?

Is it true that certain foods, like carrots, can keep the eye doctor away? WSJ contributor Heidi Mitchell and Dr. Emily Chew discuss.

These Things Can Help You Live A Longer, Happier Life

Dan Buettner offers some suggestions that can lead to a happier and healthier lifestyle.

Why These Cities Might Have The Secret To Longevity

Dan Buettner outlines five cities that just might possess the key to a longer life.

Family Possibly Poisoned While On Caribbean Vacation

The Department of Justice is investigating a hotel after a Delaware family became seriously ill while vacationing at a luxury resort in the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Suit Claims Johns Hopkins Deliberately Infected Hundreds With STDs

Hundreds of people are filing a billion dollar lawsuit against Johns Hopkins University.

Challenging California's Restrictions on Organ Transplants

Should people using medicinal marijuana to treat a disease be banned from receiving potentially life-saving organ transplants? The Doctors discuss the controversial restriction and efforts to change it.

7 Bedly Sins That Prevent You from Sleeping with Your Partner Part 2

Lissa Coffey, of the Better Sleep Council, helps us get to sleep faster. Learn how here!

7 Bedly Sins That Prevent You from Sleeping with Your Partner Part 1

Is it impossible to sleep next to your beloved? Lissa Coffey, of the Better Sleep Council, helps us make the most of sleeping perils! Let the anti-snore wars begin!

Woman Throws Snot on Officers to Avoid Arrest

The Doctors discuss the story of a woman who used her own bodily fluids as a weapon. Plus, Dr. Travis shares a shameful secret from his past.

Scientists Can Predict Obesity Rates By Sewage

Researchers have found that you can tell how fat a city is by examining its human waste.

Youth Baseball Injuries

These three things may increase the risk of shoulder injuries in boys and girls on the baseball diamond.

Bacteria, Yeast and Chemicals on Human Skin

Find out how diet and personal hygiene affect what's on your skin.

Cupping Your Way To a Healthier Body

Katy Perry is one of the many celebrities who have taken to cupping therapy, an ancient form of alternative medicine that practitioners believe mobilizes blood flow in order to promote healing.

Concussions: The Female Factor

Male sports may seem more dangerous, but did you know 68 percent of female athletes are more likely to have concussions than males?

Blood Transfusions Stopping Sickle Cell Silent Strokes

Blood transfusions are proving crucial to young sickle cell patients by helping prevent strokes, even when there is no outward sign of brain injury.

Antibiotics in the Air Near Big Cattle Farms

A new study finds bacteria and antibiotic-resistant genes in airborne samples near cattle farms.

One Trick You Can Do To Make Your Workplace Less Rude

Nancy discusses one step you can take to make your workplace a friendlier environment.

Why You Should Write 'Thank You' Notes

We discuss the importance of thank you notes and reveal an easy trick to make them feel like less of a chore.

Finding Gratitude In A Rude World

A growing body of research shows that people feel society has grown increasingly disconnected and ill-mannered. How can we use gratitude to combat this incivility? What are the daily benefits that come from heartfelt courtesy?

The Dangers of Sleep Deprivation

Learn how a long-term lack of sufficient rest can affect your mental and physical well-being.

Magnets for Pain Relief: Fact or Fiction?

Many people swear that magnetic bracelets, wraps, insoles and mattresses can relieve pain, but is it true?

5 Cures for Stinky Feet

Nothing is more embarrassing than stinky feet. Luckily, there are a few ways you can avoid or at least minimize smelly feet.

Man Bravely Shows Excess Skin After Naturally Losing 400 Pounds

Brian Flemming lost almost 400 pounds in less than two years all naturally with just diet and exercise. He's now bravely telling his weight loss story and showing the world his new body and the side effects of losing just a drastic amount of weight, his excess skin. He hasn't taken his shirt off in public or swam in 10 years. Brian's friend created a GoFundMe page to raise money for his surgery and in 11 months he is still $8,000 away from having enough.

Coping with Flight Anxiety

Are you nervous about flying in an airplane? The Doctors offer tips to alleviate in-flight anxiety.

The Science of Goosebumps

Turns out, it's a trait we share with porcupines, cats, and bears. Here's how it happens.

How a Man with Cerebral Palsy Climbed Mount Kilimanjaro

Bonner Paddock made history when he made it to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest free-standing mountain in the world but it was an extra ordinary feat because Bonner was born with cerebral palsy. It causes low muscle tone and problems with movement and balance, he had specially made braces made for his feet in order to make the trek. Bonner spoke to INSIDE EDITION about his struggle to reach the top and his other achievements of competing an Iron man triathlon.

The Harmful Effects from a Medication Mix-Up

See how one 12-year-old girl is doing after an alleged prescription error led her to experience severe hallucinations.

A Woman Transforms Into Pamela Anderson

See the incredible steps one woman has taken to attain 'Baywatch' beauty Pamela Anderson's signature look.

Why Do Ears Pop on Airplanes?

Dr. Preeti Chopra of Doctor On Demand explains why you might experience this common discomfort when traveling and what you can do to relieve the pressure.

Medication Mix-Up Triggers Hallucinations

Hear how an alleged pharmacy error caused a potentially life-threatening reaction in a 12-year-old girl.

Health News in 2:00

Get the latest health news you can use with 'The Doctors' in 2:00.

Kitchen and Laundry Appliances Installed in Million Dollar Healthy Home

See how The Doctors' and Lennar's Million Dollar Healthy Home is being outfitted with the latest in high-tech appliances.

Unhealthy Beauty Hacks to Avoid

The Doctors reveal unhealthy beauty hacks you shouldn't try at home!

Reducing Your Risk of Colon Cancer

'Beverly Hills: 90210' star Luke Perry joins The Doctors to discuss the importance of early detection in fighting colorectal cancer.

Help for a Boy Who Can't Smile

A couple whose son was born with a rare neurological condition that causes facial paralysis reaches out to The Doctors for help.

3 Herbs You Need To Know About

Find out if those new herb, oil, or supplements being worshiped for their health benefits live up to the hype.

From Bench to Bedside: Hemophilia

Researchers are now testing gene therapies on hemophilia A and B. The therapies are designed to help blood clot better.

From Bench to Bedside: HIV

Doctors at the University of Pennsylvania have successfully used personalized gene therapy to target and edit one protein in patient's white blood cells, allowing them to control HIV without drugs.

New Virus Strikes Kids

A virus that was first seen in the 1960's is making a potentially deadly return in children.

Is Health Care a Business or a Common Good?

Shannon Brownlee, Senior Vice President, Lown Institute, talks about the fundamental question of seeing health care as a business or a necessary common good.

Understanding How Drugs Affect Men and Women Differently

Dr. Paula Johnson, Executive Director, Connors Center for Women's Health and Gender Biology talks about the different effects of drugs on women and men.

Back Pain Got You In Its Grip?

Dr. Anthony Virella gives us pointers that can help us get over the hump. Learn more here!

How Can Acupuncture Relax You?

Acupuncturist Dr. Daniel Hsu shares ways we can relax our mind and body. Learn more here!

They Tried to Make Me Go to Pre-Hab

Acupuncturist Dr. Daniel Hsu talks about how we can train to get well before surgery by strengthening bones, making muscles stronger and more. Learn here more!

The Next Health Crisis: Hospital Acquired Infections

Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director, National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases is interviewed by Dr. James Hamblin from The Atlantic, about the dangers that lurk in Hospitals.

Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel: Why I Hope to Die at 75

Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, Chair of the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, University of Pennsylvania, talks about the reasoning behind dying sooner than your life expectancy determines.

Uma Mera Diabetes Tipo 1

Team Uma Mera en la caminata del JDRF por la diabetes tipo 1


Uma Mera en la caminata del JDRF por la diabetes tipo 1

Loneliness and Longevity

A new study shows that loneliness may be as much a threat to longevity as obesity.

The Power of Music to Generate Specific Emotions

Robert Levenson, professor of psychology, University of California, Berkeley, discusses the basic affective science perspective of emotion and music.

Vocal Emotion Binds People Into Communities of Feeling

James Davies, Assistant Professor of Music, University of California, Berkeley, explains what operatic emotion is.

The Surprising Health Benefits Of Cats

Obsessed with cats? Sick of people calling you a crazy cat person? Now, you can shut the haters down with cold hard scientific facts because your love of kitties is awesome for your health.

Does Stress Make You Forgetful?

Do you lose more things when you're stressed? Yale professor Rajita Sinha discusses the link between memory and stress with Tanya Rivero.

The Germiest Places Around You

The bathroom and the trashcan aren't the only places dangerous bacteria like to hang out.

Doctor Stork's Solution for Garlic Stench

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork shares a quick tip to rid your skin of garlic stench in a cinch!

Doctor Stork's Prescription: Kiss to Boost Immunity

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork shares how smooching your sweetie can help lower your stress levels and boost your immune system!

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10 Best Places in the World to Retire

Retiring abroad can offer a more affordable health care and better quality of life, these are the top locations.

Doctor Burnout: The New Norm

Dr Koplow's discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D, Child and Adolescent Psychologist, about doctor burnout due to overwork and understaffed care facilities.

Is Creatine Safe?

This scientifically proven muscle-builder is one of the most popular supplements on the market and one of the most misunderstood.

Google's Workplace Inspired This Intel Employee To Make Her Office More Zen

Lindsay Van Driel joins HuffPost Live to explain how Google's workplace inspired her to make her office more zen.

The Scientific Proof That Meditation Combats Stress

David Gelles joins HuffPost Live to discuss the scientific proof that meditation combats stress.

How Aetna Is Getting It Right When It Comes To Workplace Mindfulness

David Gelles joins HuffPost Live to explain how Aetna is getting right when it comes to workplace mindfulness.

Call for New Health-Law Rules for Pregnant Women

Health advocates are asking officials to allow pregnant women to enroll in the U.S.'s plans at any time. WSJ's Louise Radnofsky reports. Photo: Getty

Celebrity Secrets: Cupping Therapy

his ancient health remedy can actually immediately help relieve stress and pain

Death Caf : Discussing Death with People You Don't Know

Instead of selling snacks, these cafes are giving advice, on death

7 Wacky Sleep Facts

Everyone sleeps, but how important are your sleep patterns to your health?

What Makes Us Feel Good?

Recent neuroscience research has found that certain people may be more predisposed to anxiety and fear while others have higher levels of anandamide also known as the "bliss molecule."

New Development Tracks Defibrillator Malfunctions

A new method of tracking medical device malfunctions, the unique device identification (UDI) number, may lead to a curb in malfunctions of lifesaving devices such as the personal defibrillator.

Ask Us Anything: Are Aphrodisiacs Real?

Bits of plants and animals are supposed to boost our libido, but what does science say?

Th Most Common Causes of Hiccups

Dr. Preeti Chopra, an allergy and immunology specialist with Doctor on Demand, explains the three most common causes of hiccups.

Potential Benefits of Essential Oils

The Doctors reveal the real deal behind purported health benefits of essential oils.

Must Binge TV?

Find out how binge watching your favorite TV shows could affect your health.

From The Archives: Meditation

HuffPost Live has spoken to practitioners and teachers of meditation to hear their thoughts and stories about meditation's way of changing the quality of one's life. We take a look back at their conversations.

Frostbite Treatment and Prevention

With temperatures around the country hitting record lows, 'Home and Family' medical expert Matt Iseman, MD shares some important information about frostbite. Frostbite most commonly occurs on the fingers, toes, nose, ears, cheeks and chin. In extreme cases, the effected tissue can turn black and die. In this segment Matt explains basic frostbite first aid and also shares tips to prevent frostbite from occurring.

Hidden Health Benefits of Honey

Honey - you can do more with it than put it in your tea. We'll show you how the sweet stuff can help suppress a cough, soothe burns and provide sleep relief.

Do You Trust The Internet More Than Your Doctor?

Professor Yanos Kariklass joins HuffPost Live to explain why people trust the internet more than their doctor.

Most Common Food Poisoning Sources Revealed

Did you know that nearly 50 million Americans get food poisoning each year?

Is There A "Wrong Side" Of The Bed?

Sleep Awareness Week kicked off on March 2. That means it's time to think about your sleep habits. We discuss the "Pick Your Sides" survey and explain which side of the bed Americans prefer to sleep on.

The One Thing That Could Trip Up You and Your Partner In Bed

Sleep Awareness Week kicked off on March 2. That means it's time to think about your sleep habits. We discuss the "Pick Your Sides" survey and explain which side of the bed Americans prefer to sleep on.

Hat's the Best Way to Administer Eye Drops?

A pharmacist shares a step-by-step process for the best way to administer your eye drops.

Tips to Help You Save Money at the Pharmacy

A pharmacist reveals a number of eye-opening tips to help you save money on your medication.

Sized Up: Disabled By My Disorder

Our weeklong Deep Dive series "Sized Up" delves into the complexities of eating disorders. We discuss what happens when an eating disorder takes hold and renders a person confined to their house, kicked out of school or even shunning society.

This Man Faked A Drug Addiction To Hide His Eating Disorder

Eric Cebellos details his struggle with an eating disorder and reveals the extreme lengths he went through to hide it.

This Is What An Eating Disorder Does To Your Brain

Dr. Kim Dennis reveals the detrimental effects that an eating disorder can have on your brain.

How Fitness Devices Are Serving As Triggers For Eating Disorders

Gabi Holzwarth talks about certain fitness devices and other things that she finds to be triggers for thinking about eating disorders.

My Eating Disorder Consumed 10 Years Of My Life

Gabi Holzwarth discusses how an eating disorder kept her from enjoying life for 10 years.

5 Surprising Ways to Use Apple Cider Vinegar

This wonderful household elixir has been shown to help with many situations outside of the kitchen. And when a 16oz ounce bottle will only set you back $4, you don't have much to lose.

Should You Work Out on an Empty Stomach?

'Biggest Loser' trainer Bob Harper reveals the benefits of working out on an empty stomach.

Designing Your Dreams to Reconnect with a Lost Loved One

Behavioral therapist Cynthia Richmond shares a surprising way you can attempt to reconnect with a lost loved one in your dreams.

Surviving Death: Caregiver's Cure for Loss

More than 15-million Americans are living with or loving someone suffering with Alzheimer's disease. Now, a woman who survived the loss of her husband is helping others with their role as caregiver

Several Wesleyan University Students Overdose On Molly

Several students at Wesleyan University were sent to the hospital due to a Molly overdose.

Superbug Causes One Death In North Carolina

Superbug cases have been reported in North Carolina and has led to one death.

Stress Can Be a Real Headache, Literally

If you've ever thought to yourself that stress gives you a headache, now there's science to back it up.

When Is The Right Time To Quit?

"The Daily Show" host Jon Stewart announced he's leaving the show. In a candid explanation, Stewart described why this is the right decision for him and his career. Join us as we discuss how to identify when it's the right time to quit your job.

What Jon Stewart Taught Us About Knowing When To Quit

"The Daily Show" host Jon Stewart announced he's leaving the show. In a candid explanation, Stewart described why this is the right decision for him and his career. Join us as we discuss how to identify when it's the right time to quit your job.

Mother Puts Human Face on Anti-Vaccination Issue

A powerful blog post by a Pickering, Ont. mother shows why vaccination is an important societal issue

DIY Relaxation Kit: Keep Calm & Carry on Anytime, Anywhere

Carry a little piece of mind everywhere you go with this meditation kit.

Measles Vaccination Rates in Schools

The Doctors weigh in on alarmingly low rates of measles vaccinations in certain Los Angeles County schools.

Ineffective Flu Vaccine?

The Doctors discuss the CDC's prediction that the 2014-15 flu season could be the worst since 2008 due to the latest vaccine being less effective at fighting off a mutated strain of the virus.

Measles Outbreaks Linked to Disneyland

In light of a recent surge of measles cases in the U.S. linked to an outbreak at Disneyland, The Doctors stress the importance of vaccines to help stop the spread of potentially deadly diseases.

10-Minute Health Fixes: Morning, Noon and Night

The Doctors and "Prevention" magazine's editor-at-large Anne Alexander share simple steps you can take to improve your health around the clock!

Doulas for the Dying

When you hear the word 'doula' most people think babies... but now, there are doulas for the last months, weeks and days of our lives. That's because as many as 60-percent of nursing home residents have no regular visitors... leaving many to die all by themselves.

Binge Drinking and Your Immune System

Can one night of binge drinking affect your immune system?

Optimism and Your Health

Optimists have significantly healthier hearts, new study suggests.

Can Your Ability to Perform This Exercise Predict Death?

Can you stand up from a seated position on the floor without using your hands for support? Your ability to perform this exercise could determine how likely you are to die in the next six years. The Doctors discuss the theory behind the test.

FDA Approves New Device To Treat Obesity

The FDA has approved a new device that might be able to help fight obesity.

What to Do If You're Sore After a Workout

Bob Harper explains what you can do to help alleviate pain if your workout really threw your body for a loop.

Watch a 77-Year-Old Woman Lift 215 Pounds!

An inspirational viewer stuns us all when she shows off her incredible fitness skills.

How Nancy Writebol Survived Ebola

Though she almost lost her life, the first American woman with this frightening disease has strengthened her resolve to help others. See Nancy Writebol's inspiring journey.

10 Leading Causes of Death

We interrupt your day to bring you our most depressing countdown yet. Join as we count down the top 10 Leading Causes of Death.

Laboratory-Grown Muscle That Can Contract

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Mom Hacks: How To Swaddle a Baby

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Mets Fans Receive 2 Tickets For Donating Blood

Mets Fans donated blood at Citifield and received 2 complimentary tickets and a chance to meet Mr. Met at the Blood Drive.

Cops Cheer NYPD Officer Shot by Crooks

NYPD's Aliro Pellerano leaves Bronx hospital after being shot during armed robbery.

Success Without The Fulfillment

A man can be successful on his resume, but not feel accomplished. Journalist Brad Wheelis experienced this when he was climbing the corporate ladder. He joins us to discuss his book "The Perception Myth" and how you can find fulfillment in yourself.

How This Ambitious Journalist Changed His View Of Success

Brad Wheelis joins HuffPost Live to explain how he was able to change his view of success.

Helping 4-Year-Old Chloe: Results of Castor Bean Oil Trial for Seizures

See how a 4-year-old is doing after she participated in a clinical trial using a special castor bean oil to help treat seizures caused by a deficiency of glucose, which helps fuel the brain.

Anti-Vaxxers And Their Critics Might Not Be As Different As We Thought

While anti-vaccination supporters are often criticized for their beliefs, a new study shows that the skeptics and their critics might not be as different as previously thought. How will these new similarities help us better understand anti-vaxxers?

The Future Of Medicine Is Here

The future of medicine is upon us, and this high-tech healthcare environment is poised to democratize medicine, according to Dr. Eric Topol, author of "The Patient Will See You Now." He joins HuffPost Live to discuss.

How You Can Drop A Dress Size In A Year By Doing This One Simple Thing

Jill Herzig joins HuffPost Live to explain how you can drop a dress size in a year by doing one simple thing.

How These Quick Yoga Moves During The Work Day Can Improve Your Health

It's well-known that sitting all day increases the risk of heart attacks, depression and cancer. But there are ways to battle this unhealthy activity. We discuss how a new app will help you improve your health with a little bit of yoga.

How This Gym Helps You Get In Touch With Your Feelings

Rosemarie "Bud" Seaman and Sandy Canfield join HuffPost Live to explain how Ultimate Fitness helps people get in touch with their feelings.

5 Easy 'Digital Detox' Resolutions

If you're looking to cut your Internet time in 2015, here's how to do it.

Genetically Engineered Babies Lead to Evil Eugenics

Genetically Engineered Babies Lead to Evil EugenicsIntelligence Squared U.S. Debates - Kaufman CenterImagine a world free of genetic diseases, where parents control their offspring's height, eye color and intelligence. The science may be closer than you think. Genes interact in ways that we don't fully understand and there could be unintended consequences, new diseases that result from our tinkering. But even if the science could be perfected, is it morally wrong? Would it lead to eugenics and a

What Are Your Nails Trying to Tell You?

What are your nails trying to tell you Maria LaRosa has the answers.

How To Live A More Simple Life

William Powers' new book "New Slow City" details his experience of burnout and his experiment to live a minimalist lifestyle in New York City. He joins us to discuss his journey and what he learned from a more simplistic lifestyle.

Why These Busy Newlyweds Took A Uni-Moon Instead

William Powers' new book "New Slow City" details his experience of burnout and his experiment to live a minimalist lifestyle in New York City. He joins us to discuss why he and his wife took a "uni-moon" as opposed to a traditional honeymoon.

10 Unsolved Mysteries of the Human Body

Ever wondered why you're left handed? Or confused by why we yawn? Take a look at the human body's biggest mysteries with All Time 10s.

What Planet Fitness Has In Common With Fox News

Emily Abbate and Lou Schuler join HuffPost Live to explain what Planet Fitness has in common with Fox News.

Health Disparities and Awareness in America

Hear the unpleasant truth that age, gender and race may play a role in how patients are treated.

5 Brain Drains to Avoid

Every day the average person has 70,000 thoughts! If you want your brain to function at its bests, you have to make sure you're treating it right.

Are Night Owls Ruining Their Health?

Want proof that we live in an early bird world? Look up synonyms for night owl and you'll see words like "corrupt" and "depraved". We're not kidding. Plus, studies show people who hit the hay early and rise with the sun are happier and healthier. So, what are you to do if you like to burn the midnight oil?

Is It a Cold or the Flu?

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork shares the telltale differences between the common cold and flu, featured in The Doctors' HealthSmart column in USA Weekend magazine.

Secret to Perfect Productivity?

The Doctors share a simple trick for accomplishing more tasks during the workday.

Health Goth

It's official: #healthgoth has gone mainstream, thanks to a profile in the New York Times. But, is the idea of being a gym-going, juicing, health nut antithetical to the goth lifestyle? HuffPost Live talks to self-identified health goths.

Goths In The Gym: How To Be A Health Goth

It's official: #healthgoth has gone mainstream, thanks to a profile in the New York Times. But, is the idea of being a gym-going, juicing, health nut antithetical to the goth lifestyle? HuffPost Live talks to self-identified health goths.

Doctor's Advice: Get Intense to See Result

Learn the benefits of high-intensity interval training with tips from The Doctors and Dr. Phil McGraw's "The 20/20 Diet" book.

The School That Makes Everyone Feel Included

The IDEAL School and Academy of Manhattan focuses on providing for all students, as students with special needs learn alongside other students. Angela Bergeson, the head of the school and a co-founder, joins us live to discuss the unique approach.

Why Inclusion Works So Well For Children With Down Syndrome

Angela Bergeson joins HuffPost Live to explain why inclusion works so well for kids with Down syndrome.

Dr. Jennifer Berman's Smileback Experiment

Web Exclusive: Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman's conducts a social experiment, called #smileback.

Smile Social Experiment

Watch as a team of happy smilers hit the streets of Hollywood to see whether their smiles would generate a smile back from passersby, and learn how you can help with "The Doctors" #smileback experiment.

Jennifer Aniston in 'Cake': Painkiller Addiction in America

The Doctors weigh in on the alarming rise of prescription painkiller abuse in the U.S. an issue highlighted in actress Jennifer Aniston's new film, "Cake."

Reese Witherspoon in 'Wild': Coping with Loss

The Doctors discuss healthy and unhealthy ways to cope with loss a theme explored in actress Reese Witherspoon's acclaimed new film, "Wild."

3 Tips to Help Swallow Pills

One in three people have trouble swallowing pills. The Doctors offer three tips for making the medicine go down easier.

Holiday Health Tips

The Doctors offer quick tips to help you stay healthy during the holidays.

Are You Sitting to Death?

Studies show that sitting for long periods of time can be hazardous to your health. Learn about an innovative contraption that could help you keep moving, even if you have a desk job.

Are You Addicted to Mobile Devices?

Hear how far some people will go to have the latest in technology, and learn the potentially serious side effects of too much tech.

Teacher Breast-Feeds in Class

The Doctors weigh in on the story of a high school teacher who breast-fed her infant during class.

Town Tries to Ban Tobacco Sales

Local officials in Westminster, Massachusetts, stirred up controversy when they drafted legislation to ban the sale of tobacco products within the town. Did the government overstep its bounds?

Maggots Removed from Man's Ear

One man got the shock of a lifetime when doctors found a nest of maggots burrowing through his ear canal! Plus, ear, nose and throat specialist Dr. Andrew Ordon shares how maggots can be used for medicinal purposes.

Aromatherapy Gifts For Under $5!

2 easy steps to make holiday gifts for under $5 dollars. Make a nice bath oil gift. Learn how to make your own bath oil using essential oils.

Holiday Party Survival Guide: Top 5 Hangover Cures for the Morning After

Last night's holiday party turn into a rager? We rounded up the five best hangover cures to save your liver (but maybe not your dignity)

The Holderness Family LIVE

YouTube stars Penn and Kim Holderness join HuffPost Live to talk about eating healthy during the holidays, #XMAS JAMMIES" and how they balance parenting with entertainment.

Holiday Health Survival Guide

Head into the holidays looking and feeling great ahar Takhtehchian, Editor-at-Large at SHAPE Magazine, to give us her top tips for upping your beauty and wellness game as you cruise through these next few weeks.

Teen Use Of E-Cigarettes Outpaces Traditional Cigarettes

A new study reveals that e-cigarette use is outpacing traditional smoking among teens, a trend surprising some researchers while troubling others. We speak to the experts on the latest data and ask why more teens are skipping the '"real thing."

E-Cigarette Use On The Rise Among Teens

A new study reveals that e-cigarette use is outpacing traditional smoking among teens, a trend surprising some researchers while troubling others. We speak to the experts on the latest data and ask why more teens are skipping the '"real thing."

Sunny Anderson Makes an Emotional Announcement

Today, Sunny Anderson gave us an important update on her health, plus a fun way to help you at home eat healthier.

Burnout Among Young Women

Between family and careers, women in their 20s and 30s have a lot on their plates. We look at how we can help women prevent and manage burnout.

How Fainting On The NYSE Trading Floor Changed This Woman's Life

Erica Dhawan joins Caroline to reveal the moment that made her realize she was in danger of burning out.

5 Natural Energy Boosters For This Holidays

Need an instant pick-me up? Here are 5 quick and easy ways to boost your energy level.

Apps for a Healthier You

Dr. Jeanine Downie brings us up to speed on the best healthcare apps.

Should You Sit on Public Toilets?

Yeah you should! Stop with the hovering.

After Workout Recovery Tips

Amy McGorry from Prevention Magazine provides the top tips and techniques for an after workout recovery.

New Products for a Head Start on Your 2015 New Year's Resolutions

If "Stop Procrastinating" is your number one New Year's Resolution every year, don't worry -- we've got your back. And if numbers two, three and four on your resolution list have anything to do with weight loss, health or beauty boosts, we'll help you out there, too...or rather, Beauty and Wellness Editor Rachel Hayes will. She's the founder of, and we asked her how to get rolling with our resolutions now so we won't lose resolve later.

How Beer Goggles Work

Find out how the alcohol you drink make you take risks, crave sex, and drink more...and more.

Holiday Getaway In Northern California- Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn

Inttroduction to visiting The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn, in Northern California.

Why Men Are Struggling With Infertility In Silence

Alyona is joined by our HuffPost Community to discuss why men are struggling with infertility in silence.

Men Open Up About 'Emasculating' State Of Infertility

The inability to have a baby usually falls on women's shoulders, but did you know half of fertility problems are related to male factor problems? As part of our weeklong infertility series, HuffPost Live takes a Deep Dive into male infertility.

Male Infertility Has Nothing To Do With Sexual Performance

Dr. Marc Goldstein talks with Alyona about how infertility has absolutely nothing to do with sexual performance.

Are Doctors Dangerous Behind the Wheel?

'The Doctors' weigh in on a recent study showing that surgeons are more likely to get into car accidents than people with any other profession.

The Buzz on B-12 Shots

The Doctors weigh in on the reported health benefits of vitamin B-12 injections.

Expired Food and Medication: Toss It or Take It?

'The Doctors' reveal whether certain expired foods and medications are safe to consume.

Dangers of the Kissing Bug

Learn about a parasitic bug that can cause a potentially deadly infection in humans when bitten. Could you be at risk?

For Baby's Delicate Eyes | by JOHNSON'S

Did you know that a baby's eyes and blink reflexes continue to develop long after birth?

This Is What Texting Is Doing To Your Body

Dr. Kenneth Hansraj joins HuffPost Live to explain why texting does to your body.

2 Tips to Stay In Shape During the Holidays

Payal Kadakia, CEO and co-founder of, shares her top two tips to stay fit during the holidays!

Are Poinsettias Toxic?

The Doctors reveal the truth behind this common holiday myth.

You're Doing OK, Mom! By JOHNSON'S

If your baby could talk, he'd say you're doing great. JOHNSON'S proudly recognizes all that moms do for their babies.

Is Waist Shrinking With a Corset Healthy?

The Doctors discuss the dangers of using a corset to contour the body. Learn how constricting undergarments can harm your internal organs.

Why Does Flying Make You Feel Sick?

When you fly in an airplane, do you feel terrible? Julian did some digging to figure out why this happens!

Using Corsets for Beauty

The Doctors chat with a young woman who says she and her friends use corsets to attain a desired, shapely appearance.

Shopping Under the Influence

Hear how that extra glass of wine in the evening could cost you more than you think!

How Long Will Your Holiday Leftovers Stay Fresh?

Dr. Rachel explains the golden rule for keeping your holiday leftovers fresh.

7 Harmful Things Flying Does to Your Body

Have a safe flight.

Change Is Needed in the Health System

Peter Katzmarzyk, Associate Executive Director at the Pennington Biomedical Research CenterWarner Thomas and CEO of the Ochsner Health System, Randy Watson, Director of Insurance at the Caddo Parish School Board, and Clayton Williams, Director of Health Systems Development at the Louisiana Public Health Institute discuss the changes that the health system must undergo.

Changing Health in Louisianna

Mike Reitz, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana, talks about the changes that have to be made to Louisiana's health care system.

Does Spending More on Health Services Help Cure Disease?

Steve Clemons, Washington Editor at Large for The Atlantic, interviews Elliott Fisher, Director of Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice. They discuss the question whether spending more money on health services provides for better health care.

Eat Yourself Warm

Sam Champion tells us how eating helps bodies to regulate temperature.

Improperly Cooked Rice Could Be Hazardous to Your Health

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork explains how to safely store and consume leftover cooked rice to avoid causing foodborne illness.

Average Daily Sugar Intake Gives Man Liver Disease

Australian film maker Damon Gameau commented on his documentary 'That Sugar Film,' presented at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam. Damon explains, how the average daily consumption of sugar from 'healthy foods' can lead to fatter liver disease.

Could This 'Brilliant' New Technology Spell The Demise Of The Flu Shot?

John Bohannon and Chris Emdin join HuffPost Live to discuss a new flu shot alternative.

From Popcorn To Vending Snacks: FDA Ups Calorie Count Rules

The U.S. FDA is announcing new calorie rules on Tuesday that will require everywhere from theaters to vending machines to include calorie counts.

How To Take The Best Nap

There is nothing better than a great nap, but can we nap better? Dr. Sara Mednick author of Take A Nap, Change Your Life shares the guidelines for getting the best nap possible.

Health Effects of Grenade Injuries

Learn the long-term effects of the injuries a 19-month-old baby sustained by an exploding grenade. Will he have lasting brain damage?

Reward with Music

Reward with music with Cynthia Sass.

Sneak Time

Sneak time with Cynthia Sass.

Stand Tall

Stand tall with Cynthia Sass.

Stay Cool

Stay cool with Cynthia Sass.

Stay Hydrated

Stay hydrated with Cynthia Sass.

Think Small

Think small with Cynthia Sass.

Instant Energy Boosters

Cynthia Sass suggests these instant energy boosters.

4 Easy Ways to Get Healthy Today

4 easy ways to get healthy today. Presented by Cynthia Sass.

4 Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Cynthia Sass presents the 4 questions to ask your doctor.

Secrets of People Who Never Get Sick

The secrets of people who never get sick. Presented by Cynthia Sass.

Cure for Hiccups?

The Doctors offer a simple and sweet solution to halt hiccups.

5 Ways to Make Dining Out on Turkey Day Stress-Free

If you're thankful for dining out on Thanksgiving, you're not alone. Millions of Americans head to restaurants to break bread with family during the ultimate American holiday. Just because you're not slaving over a hot stove, though, doesn't mean you won't be dished a serving of stress. Here are five tips on how to eat out - and keep peace - while dining out this Turkey Day.

Your LifeMinute Guide to Holiday Survival

You know those cheerful greeting cards that are about to start piling up in your mailbox...the ones wishing you and your family a Happy and Healthy Holiday Season! Easier said than done, right? So we called in Dr. Taz, Integrative Health Expert and author of the book The 21-Day Belly Fix, to arm us with a seasonal survival guide to combatting those holiday health hazards.

Woman Sinks Dizzy Backwards Basketball Shot for Layup4Lauren

A woman taking part in the Layup4Lauren challenge took a blind shot, backward, and scored -- for herself and the charity. Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) has the story. Subscribe for more Vuz:

Preparing for End of Life Situtations

Anita Brikman from the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization explains how to start the important conversation with friends and family about end of life issues, including what to do when the worst happens.

Doctor on Demand: Sleep Tip

Dr. Anthony Youn, a participating physician in the groundbreaking Doctor on Demand app, reveals how much sleep the average person should be getting to stay healthy and alert.

Pro-Tech Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself

Follow these tips to avoid tech-related injuries with your cell and more.

Busy Mom Must-Haves: Be Prepared for Winter

The Polar Vortex is arriving early! Here's your LifeMinute guide to what to have on hand at home.

Greg O'Brien on Popularizing the Talk About Alzheimer's and Cancer

Journalist Greg O'Brien's public fight to make his heart-wrenching personal journey against both Alzheimer's and prostrate cancer known.

Brain Games to Improve Your Memory and Keep Alzheimer's Away

Dr. Fiona Gupta shows us how to flex our brains to stay sharp!

How Does Having a Purpose in Life Impact Your Health?

Does having a sense of purpose in life keep you healthier?

The Health Benefits of Red Wine Baths

Rejuvenate your body by bathing in wine? The Doctors weigh in on the reported health benefits of vinotherapy.

New Mom on Making Breast Milk Butter

The Doctors talk with a new mom who decided to make butter using her breast milk. Is it safe to consume the unusually prepared dairy product?

911 Abuse: Woman Pulls an Ebola Hoax

A blatant abuse of 911: The Doctors discuss the story of a woman who pretended her feverish sister had Ebola to expedite emergency response times.

Which Is Worse: Holiday Shopping Edition

The Doctors weigh in on which is worse: eating free food samples while shopping or accepting a free hand massage at the mall.

The Health Benefits of Pets

Drs. Rx: Adopt a pet to help prolong your life. The Doctors share the health benefits of owning a pet. Share a photo of you and your pet on Twitter with #TheDoctors.

Healing Energy: How Chakra Therapy Can Restore Balance

Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman visits intuitive psychic Char Margolis to learn how chakra therapy can help restore balance and rid the body of bad energy.

Grocery Shopping Could Kill You

We look at little-known grocery-shopping dangers that could kill you.

Your Household Appliances Could Kill You

We look at how common household appliances could threaten your life.

Double Dipping Could Kill You

Double dipping may seem harmless, but it can make you sick -- or kill you.

Make a Dr. Appointment With This App

Trying to make a doctors appointment can be difficult during flu season. This smart phone app is aiming to help with that.

Prolonging Life Vs. Leading a Fulfilling Life in Your Golden Years

Hear from a couple in their 80s who say they prove you can lead a fulfilling life after age 75.

At What Age Would You Want to Die?

Hear why a leading health expert says by age 75 he would opt out of medical treatments to prolong his life and would let nature take its course.

3 Natural Headache Cures

These medicine-free methods work in minutes.

Shockwave Therapy: Would You Shock Yourself Smarter?

Boost your brainpower with a jolt to the head? The Doctors put an experimental shockwave therapy to the test.

Doctor on Demand: Prescriptions on Speed Dial

See how you can avoid germs at the doctor's office and fill prescriptions with the touch of a button using the groundbreaking Doctor on Demand app!

Megan's Story: Surviving a Stray Gunshot

Learn how Megan, a young woman wounded during a 2014 nightclub shooting, narrowly avoided serious injury. Plus, hear how she is moving on from the life-changing event.

Facts About Daylight Saving Time

You may not think twice about setting your clock back, but the effects are greater than you think.

Why Scratching an Itch Makes It Worse

Scratching an itch might feel good in the moment, but you could be making the discomfort worse. Tara discusses why this is.

How Can Emotions Wreck Your Health?

See how you can save yourself from the harmful effects of stress.

How to Healthily Use the End of Daylight Savings Time

Brenda Prinzavalli, organizational guru, shares pointers on how to take advantage of this year's end of daylight savings time.

The Dangers of Counterfeit Drugs

Pfizer's Chief Medical Officer Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall reveals the shocking ingredients used to manufacture counterfeit medications. Plus, learn how you can avoid falling victim to an online scam.

Acupuncture: A Cure for Cramps & PMS?

For years, I suffered from cramps and PMS before and during my cycle. After years of unsuccessfully attempting to suppress these symptoms with over the counter drugs like Aleve and Advil, I opted to try traditional Chinese medicine at the recommendation of a friend. On this episode of Conscious Living , I visited healer Afsheen Nehoray, L.Ac., a Los Angeles based acupuncturist to see if this form of alternative healing could help.

How Does a Sneeze Travel on an Airplane?

Think you're safe from germs because that disease-infested sneezing vermin is ten rows away? Think again!

The Little Things To Be Grateful For In Life

The difference between a good day and a bad day might have less to do with what actually happened and more to do with what you're choosing to see. We've rounded up some of the little things worth being grateful for. In the words of Andy Warhol, "You need to let the little things that would ordinarily bore you suddenly thrill you."

The Horrifying Cause of a Woman's Nosebleeds

Meet a Scottish woman who discovered a leech the size of a forefinger lurking inside her nasal cavity! Find out how she contracted the bloodsucking parasite, and see how it was removed.

The Shocking Source of Man's Itchy Ear

Hear the shocking story of a man who found a live cricket lodged inside his ear. Plus, learn the safest way to remove an insect from the auditory canal.

Are There Health Benefits for Being Scared?

Scare yourself skinny watching terrifying TV? Find out how many calories you could burn from being on the edge of your seat!

Your Medicine Cabinet Is Big Pharma's ATM

Join Dr Koplow's discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D about the use and abuse of psychiatric medications due to overmarketing for ever expanding markets.

Bone Marrow Transplant for Sickle Cell Disease

When Jamar and Tirzah's oldest daughter, Marley, was diagnosed with sickle cell anemia when she was 4 years old, doctors told them Marley had a 60 percent chance of having a stroke within three years. The only way to prevent Marley from having a stroke was for her to have a bone marrow transplant. Hear their story.

How Sickle Cell Disease Affects the Body

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork explains that in people with sickle cell disease, the red blood cells become rigid and shaped like sickles, causing them to clump together in small blood vessels, which can slow or block blood flow and oxygen to the rest of the body.

How This Informercial-Making Business Leader Realized He Had To Lead A Heal

How This Informercial-Making Business Leader Realized He Had To Lead A Healthier Life

More Reason To Eat Chocolate!

A Columbia University study finds that for people with age-related memory decline, eating more chocolate high in flavanols can improve memory. Maria LaRosa has the details.

3 Natural Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure

Drug-free remedies that really work.

Carol Alt Opens Up About Her Eating Disordered Past: 'I Just Didn't Eat'

Carol Alt joins HuffPost Live to discuss her eating disordered past.

How to Get the Most Out of a Good Night's Rest

Our expert weighs in on how to get the most out of our limited sleep.

Eating Chocolate May Help Improve Memory

Scientists found that substance in cocoa can help boost your memory - but that doesn't mean you should binge on chocolate. Jennifer Rizzi reports.

Ebola Symptoms Demonstrated By Mannequin To Train Doctors

First responders at a Florida hospital are practicing how to handle a patient with ebola using a high tech mannequin. Sean Dowling (@SeanDowlingTV) has the details.

Healthy Tailgate Tips for Men

Relax, no one wants to ruin your superfun tailgate party with boring health advice. And hey, if you watch on, we'll even tell you where to get some help for that flailing Fantasy Football team of yours...

How Many Could Be At Risk From U.S. Ebola Patient?

ABC News Chief Health and Medical Editor Dr. Richard Besser spoke to INSIDE EDITION while in Liberia about the latest details on Ebola patient Thomas Duncan and how he came in contact with the deadly disease.

Doctor Says CDC Is Lying About Ebola Risk

INSIDE EDITION spoke with Dr. Gil Mobley who showed up at the Atlanta airport wearing a biological protection suit with a grave warning that the CDC isn't doing enough to protect Americans from Ebola.

Bathroom Beware: Must Know Before You Go

"The Doctors" investigates where you are most likely to find bacteria in public bathrooms.

Can You Have Too Much Medical Care?

Is it possible to get too much medical care? The Doctors discuss the risks of over-testing and over-diagnosing patients.

Dr. Richard Besser On Handling Of Texas Ebola Patient

INSIDE EDITION spoke to ABC's Dr. Richard Besser in Liberia, ground zero of the Ebola outbreak about the disease hitting U.S. soil and what people need to know.

Update from a Pre-Teen Gastric Bypass Patient

Twelve-year-old Alexis underwent gastric bypass surgery to help curb her uncontrollable weight gain following surgery to remove a brain tumor. See how she's doing six months after the procedure.

Which Is Worse: A Fly or a Cockroach?

Which is more dangerous to your health: a fly on your fish, or a cockroach in your casserole? The Doctors have the surprising answer!

Tamala Jones Talks About Surviving a Brain Aneurysm

From ABC's 'Castle,' actress Tamala Jones recounts her near fatal brain aneurysm. Tamala, who's now a spokesperson for the Brain Aneurysm Foundation, explains the pathology of an aneurysm and shares the lifestyle changes she's undergone in order to prevent another aneurysm from occurring.

It Took A Devastating Diagnosis To Help This Woman Start Living For Today

It Took A Devastating Diagnosis To Help This Woman Start Living For Today

How to Pick The Right Bedtime

Given the importance of a good night's sleep, how do you pick the best possible bedtime? WSJ's Heidi Mitchell and Stanford University's Dr. Rafael Pelayo discuss with Tanya Rivero.

Acupuncture and Why It May Just Be for Everybody

Dr. Daniel Hsu shows JD & Kristina some of the benefits of acupuncture.

DIY Thyroid Check

The simple cancer screening you can do right now

Simple Moments of Contagious Kindness: Helping a Neighbor in Need

See one viewer's simple moment of contagious kindness, and learn how you can take part in The Doctors' #SMOCK campaign!

Carrie Amos Shares Her Fave Cancer Fighting Juices

Carrie Amos shares some of the healthful things she drinks, and does, to stay in top form post-cancer.

Are Bad News Bad for Your Health?

The Doctors discuss how negative news reports can potentially have harmful effects on your health.

Drs. Rx: Sweet Onions for Bee Stings

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork shares an all-natural solution to soothe the sting from a bee or wasp attack.

Will Shanna's Dad Agree to Lose Weight?

Find out how Shanna's dad, Bob, responds to her emotional plea for him to commit to getting healthy.

Laura Survived an Almost Deadly Bike Accident

Laura was on a bike ride when she hit a curb, flipped over and the bike landed on top of her. One of the handlebars punctured her thigh and just missed her femoral artery. She thought she would bleed to death. Hear how Laura survived.

Why Does Airplane Food Taste So Bad?

Why does airplane food taste so disgusting? Why do I hate the sound of my own recorded voice? Dr. Travis Stork and Reader's Digest Editor-in-Chief Liz Vaccariello answer the question, "Why?"

Woman Struck By Lightning

Hear one woman's harrowing story of being struck by lightning. Plus, learn what you can do to reduce your risk of being hit by this potentially deadly weather occurrence.

The Future of Medicine

Our vision for the future of health is all about thinking outside our walls.

Innovation in Business

Without a focus on continuous improvement, no business can stay relevant in a changing market over time.

Business Innovation

Without a focus on continuous improvement, no business can stay relevant in a changing market over time.

The Future of Health

Our vision for the future of health is all about thinking outside our walls.

Memory Musts to Train Your Brain

The average person misplaces up to nine items per day. Experts say stress, fatigue and multi-tasking can be the culprit. We talk to the experts and find ways to help train your brain to find things faster

How to Keep Your Ears Safe

Our ears are important for maintaining balance, protecting against infection and controlling body temperature. Do you know the three things to avoid in order to keep your ears healthy and working?..

Centenarian Secrets to Living Long And Strong

There are 55,000 Americans who are now one-hundred years old or older! Two women share their secrets on how to live a long, full, and happy life

The Doctors Weigh In on the Alleged Details in Joan Rivers' Death

The Doctors weigh in on shocking reports regarding the death of Joan Rivers.

Watch Claims to Predict Time of Death

A new wristwatch claims to estimate when your life will end, so you can make every second count.

Mom Injured by Pranksters: Sharon Budd's Family Speaks Out

The Doctors are joined by the daughter and son of a woman who was critically injured when a rock crashed through her windshield during a road trip. Hear how the ordeal has affected their family, and find out how their mom is doing today.

Mom Injured by Pranksters: An Interview with Sharon Budd's Family

In this web exclusive clip, see more of pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears' visit with the family and doctors of a woman who was critically injured when a rock crashed through her windshield during a road trip.

Mom's Struggle to Survive After Teen Prank

Hear the story of a mother who was critically injured after being hit by a rock that was allegedly thrown from a highway overpass by a group of teenagers.

Dr. Sears Visits the Family of a Prank Victim

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears visit the family of a woman who was critically injured when a rock crashed through her windshield during a road trip. See how the family is coping, and meet the surgeon who helped save her life.

Fake Endorsements Exposed: 'The Doctors' Do Not Endorse These Products

The Doctors set the record straight about fake advertisements that claim they endorse certain "miracle" products.

High-Dive Fail: Teenage Girl Survives Bad Fall from High

"The Doctors" exclusive: The teenage girl who survived a shocking fall that made a big splash online reveals what went wrong.

Unexpected Barbecue Danger

Hear from one woman who was rushed to the emergency room after a tiny metal grill brush wire became lodged in her throat. Learn the potentially deadly consequences of this unexpected barbecue danger.

Shrinking Prostates Without Surgery

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia - or BPH for short affects about half of men over age 60. Now there's a new non-surgical procedure that doctors are using to shrink prostates

Ebola: Inside The Deadly Outbreak

Ebola: Inside The Deadly Outbreak airs on both Discovery Channel and Discovery Fit & Health on Thursday, 9/18 at 10/9c

What Is Hospice?

Ken Berger from Charity Navigator shares ways to evaluate a charity to select for your donation.

The Serious Medical Condition Caused By Scents In The Workplace

From your co-worker's perfume to the housekeeper's cleaning solutions, workplace air is often a mixture of fumes that, due to poor air circulation, can be harmful to one's health. Now some companies are choosing to go fragrance-free. Should yours?

Your Perfume Is Literally Killing Me

From your co-worker's perfume to the housekeeper's cleaning solutions, workplace air is often a mixture of fumes that, due to poor air circulation, can be harmful to one's health. Now some companies are choosing to go fragrance-free. Should yours?

Top 5 Places You Never Knew Germs Lived

Everyday items can host more germs and bacteria than you might expect. Learn the places in your home where the most germs live and good practices to help prevent the spread of bacteria and keep you and your family healthy.

Health Care Needs Help

The WHO says the world is already short 7 million health care workers, and that the number will grow to almost 13 million by 2035. What's brought this shortage on and what are the real world consequences for patients and doctors?

The Global Health Care Shortage Is Huge And Getting Worse

The WHO says the world is already short 7 million health care workers, and that the number will grow to almost 13 million by 2035. What's brought this shortage on and what are the real world consequences for patients and doctors?

The Ebola Outbreak Is 'Completely Spiraling Out Of Control'

Raphael Frankfurter joins HuffPost Live and talks about just how severe the ebola outbreak has gotten.

Can a Juicy Burger Really Cure Your Hangover?

Comedian Jeff Danson pulled a rookie movie last night. We all know what happens when you drink beer before liquor and now he's paying the price. Can a juicy burger help ease his pain?

How Sleeping Too Much or Too Little Could Kill You

We all need sleep, but too little or too much of it could kill you.

How Organic Food Could Kill You

Here's how consuming organic food can actually be dangerous to your health.

The Deadliest Workout: Hidden Health Hazards in the Gym

We look at some dangers and unknown diseases lurking at the local gym.

Top 5 Mistakes Made When Cooking Dinner

Keep your family healthy by following simple practices for a cleaner home. From proper hand-washing, to keeping your kitchen restaurant-quality clean, learn ways to prevent bacteria and illness before, during and after meals.

Look Up and Thrive

A compilation of beautiful, submitted photos .

3-Year-Old Receives 'Ironman-Like' 3-D Printed Hand

Three-year old Rayden Kahae of Wailuku, Hawaii received a mechanical body-powered hand, or as he likes to call it an 'Ironman' hand.

How to Prevent Hangovers: Don't Go Shot-for-Shot, Go One-for-One

Sure, you've heard it before, but are you actually doing it? Dr. Keller Wortham explains the importance of drinking one glass of water after every alcoholic drink to help prevent a hangover.

Deadly Drug Combinations That May Surprise You

Dr. Daliah Wachs discusses surprising drug combinations that can be deadly.

Don't Fear the Colonoscopy

Does the idea of having a colonscopy leave you with a feeling of dread? Find out just how important this diagnostic test is to pinpointing early signs of colon cancer.

Top 3 Questions You Should Ask During a Physical

Take a look at the top 3 questions everyone should ask during a physical.

AOL On Call - Germs

AOL Expert Dr. Karen Latimer on what you need to know to prevent germs.

Doctor's Warning After the Joan Rivers Tragedy

INSIDE EDITION spoke with Dr. Roshini Raj, Assistant Professor of Medicine at NYU, about what went wrong during Joan Rivers' throat surgery and what people need to know.

What Should You Do After a Spider Bites You?

Should you worry when you are bitten by a spider?

How to Incorporate Probiotics Into Your Diet to Stay Healthy

Dr. Sheeba Ben talks to Sarah about how to keep your whole family healthy from germs by incorporating probiotics into your diet.

How to Hit the Court in the Heat Without Getting Burnt

Dr. Melissa Leber from New York's Mt. Sinai Hospital talking about how to handle heat when you hit the tennis court.

What Happens to Your Body When You're Hungover?

You feel like you're dying, but what's actually going on inside your body when your hungover? Dr. Keller Wortham breaks down the science behind a hangover

The Biggest Mistake People Make When They're Drinking

You're doing it wrong. Stop using diet soda as a chaser and start using juices to avoid getting a hangover. Here's why.

Healthy Hygiene Products for the Whole Family

Do you know what's really in the products that your family uses every day? Lifestyle Expert Nicole Brewer says it's important to check labels when shopping so that you can avoid dangerous ingredients. The new mom shares some healthy choices you can feel good about when buying for your kids.

Adderall: Candy for College Students?

Join Dr Koplow's discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D about the true effects of Adderall on college students.

Centenarian Secrets To Live Long And Strong

There are 55,000 Americans who are now one-hundred years old or older! Two women share their secrets on how to live a long, full, and happy life

Top Ways to Train Your Brain

The average person misplaces up to nine items per day. Experts say stress, fatigue and multi-tasking can be the culprit. We talk to the experts and find ways to help train your brain to find things faster

Three Things to Avoid to Keep Your Ears Healthy

Our ears are important for maintaining balance, protecting against infection and controlling body temperature. Do you know the three things to avoid in order to keep your ears healthy and working?

How to Cope with Caregiver Burnout

Anita Brikman from the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization discusses signs of caregiver stress and ways to cope with it.

This Is What Peace Looks Like

A montage with photos around the world representing peace.

Post-Summer Shape-Ups

When it comes to post-Summer shape-ups, there's more to it than just hitting the gym. Shape Magazine's Editor-at-Large Bahar Takhtehchian shares tips on how to step up your routine to bring out the most beautiful you this Fall.

Managing Bladder Leakage

Family medicine physician Dr. Rachael Ross offers three tips to help manage bladder leakage so it won't prevent you from participating in the activities you love.

Heart Palpitations: When It's Time to See the Doc

Your heart skips a beat...or at least it is a little 'off." It isn't something romantic, it is a heart palpitation. Are your beats 'normal' for you or something of concern? When you need to see a doctor and symptoms you shouldn't ignore.

How Sunlight Affects Your Health

One of the best known benefits of sunlight is its ability to boost the body's vitamin D supply, but what happens when you can't get outside in the sun? George Washington University's Dr. Michael Irwig explains how sunlight, or lack of it, can affect a person's health.

5 Animals That Are Better Than Doctors

Just when you thought that holistic healer on Craigslist was the pinnacle of natural medicine, here are 5 medical breakthroughs that are so natural... they're actually animals.

Six Easy Stress Busters

Dan and Laurie share six easy ways for you to alleviate daily stress.

Easy 'Rise and Shine' Tips

Having trouble getting out of bed? Try these tips to get you up and going.

AOL On Call - Vaccinate! Don't Procrastinate!

Dr. Karen Latimer answers important questions about kids' vaccinations.

Shocking Anti-Obesity PSA Sparks Huge Debate

An anti-obesity campaign video "Rewind the Future" featuring a 300-pound man having a heart attack in the ER as his life of overeating flashes before his eyes is sparking a debate with critics saying it does more harm than good.

'The Talk' Co-Host Sheryl Underwood LIVE

Comedian and "The Talk" co-host Sheryl Underwood sits down with Nancy Redd to discuss an issue that many face but don't discuss: bladder leakage. She shares her personal story and talks "Underwareness."

Harboring Hearts CEO's Advice On Keeping Your Heart Healthy

Michelle Javian joins HuffPost Live to share some tips that'll help keep your heart healthy.

Harboring Hearts CEO On Helping Families Hit With Cardiac Disease

Michelle Javian joins HuffPost Live to talk about Harboring Hearts.

Patient Details Living With First Portable Artificial Heart In NYC

Daquain Jenkins joins HuffPost Live to reveal how Harboring Hearts helped save his life.

Helping Families Hit By Heart Disease

Heart disease affects families, not just individuals. Michelle Javian co-founded Harboring Hearts to help cover transport, lodging and childcare for families dealing with the disease. She joins us live.

'The Talk's' Sheryl Underwood Lets Suitors Know She's Wearing 'Depends'

Sheryl Underwood joins HuffPost Live to reveal why she informs suitors that she wears Depends.

Pot-Smoking New Mom Fights to Breastfeed Preemie

Crystal Cain, a new mom in Oregon, says the hospital wouldn't allow her to breastfeed her premature daughter because she uses medical marijuana.

4 Must-Have Medical Tech Devices for Senior Care

There are almost 40 million Americans over the age of 65. Seniors want independence and now new technology is allowing them to live at home longer than ever. We'll introduce you to four high-tech devices that you need to know about.

Is The #IceBucketChallenge Taking Money Away From The ALS Cause?

Ben Kosinski joins HuffPost Live to shed some more light on the #IceBucketChallenge.

Prescription Advertising Has Created a Nation of Hypochondriacs

Join Dr Koplow's discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D, child & adolescent psychologist, about the amount of prescription drugs on offer.

Widow of Ebola Virus Victim Speaks Out

Decontee Sawyer joins The Doctors to remember the work of her husband, the first American citizen to die from Ebola. Patrick Sawyer was working in Liberia, where he likely contracted the virus from his sister.

Why Tourette's Is Often Misdiagnosed

For many Tourette's sufferers, the stigma keeps them from being able to overcome their condition and feel welcome in society. We speak to those experiencing this firsthand about what most don't know about Tourette Syndrome.

This Is What Sleep Deprivation Does to You

The effects are startling.

Billion Dollar 'Manopause'

If you've got low testosterone, a new industry wants to help you get your manpower back. Low-t replacement therapy fights fatigue and low sex drive for aging men -- but with little long-term information on its effects, is it worth it?

Are The Benefits Of Testosterone Replacement Therapy Being 'Oversold?'

If you've got low testosterone, a new industry wants to help you get your manpower back. Low-t replacement therapy fights fatigue and low sex drive for aging men -- but with little long-term information on its effects, is it worth it?

'Biggest Loser' Host Alison Sweeney Praises Italians With This Health Tip

Alison Sweeney joins HuffPost Live to discuss the importance of cooking.

'Biggest Loser' Host Alison Sweeney's Biggest Health Tip

Alison Sweeney joins HuffPost Live to talk about the importance of sleep.

'Human Dolphin' Can Hold Breath For More Than 20 Minutes

Known as "the man who doesn't breathe," Stig Severinsen holds the world record for holding his breath longer than anyone else: 22 minutes.

Members Of This Religion Live Longer Than Most Americans

Dan Buettner joins HuffPost Live to reveal which religion's members have a longer life expectancy than most Americans.

These Big Mistakes Are Costing Americans Years In Life Expectancy

Find out what mistakes Americans are making that's costing them years in terms of how long they can expect to live.

How To Live Over 100 Years

The lifespan of Americans is around 79 years. Best-selling author Dan Buettner found pockets around the world where people reach age 100 at rates 10 times greater than in the United States. He and those he found share their stories.

Why I'm Traveling Cross-Country With A Giant Testicle

If we want to raise awareness about testicular cancer, we have to talk about balls. Survivor Thomas Cantley joins us to talk about "I Am Ballsy" and introduce us to the 6-foot wide ball he rolls around the country to raise awareness.

My Dog Helped Me Through Testicular Cancer

Thomas Cantley talks with Caroline about how his dog helped him get through testicular cancer.

We Have To Talk About Balls

If we want to raise awareness about testicular cancer, we have to talk about balls. Survivor Thomas Cantley joins us to talk about "I Am Ballsy" and introduce us to the 6-foot wide ball he rolls around the country to raise awareness.

Everything You Were Too Afraid To Ask About The Ebola Outbreak

Doctors in West Africa are fighting the worst Ebola outbreak in history. A top specialist leading the charge is now infected and there's no cure. Dr. Thomas W Geisbert, Dr. Stephen Morse, and Dr. Jonathan Epstein join HuffPost Live to discuss the spread of the disease and how it can be stopped.

Fran Drescher's Big Tip For Cancer Prevention: 'Detox Your Home'

Actress Fran Drescher joins HuffPost Live to give her biggest tip for preventing cancer.

Potential Hair Dye Dangers: What You Need To Know

INSIDE EDITION spoke with dermatologist, Dr. Doris Day, about the dangers of dying your hair, after actress Pauley Perrette suffered an allergic reaction that landed her in the hospital.

Bed Bug Treatment: How To Deal With An Infestation

Summer is filled with all sorts of creepy crawlies, but usually you can breathe easy, knowing they'll stay right on your picnic blanket and away from your pillow. But it's been found that bed bugs are on the rise across every major metropolis in Canada, and there's potential for it to get worse.

Germ Warfare: How To Navigate The Washroom's Microbial Minefield

Jason "The Germ Guy" Tetro explains how you can protect yourself in the washroom's microbial minefield.

How Your Health Insurance Company Can Still Screw You, Despite Obamacare

No law has done more to reform health insurance and protect consumers against the industry's most heinous practices than the Affordable Care Act. But Obamacare didn't magically transform insurers into benevolent entities solely devoted to taking care of sick people.

Why Smelling Farts Is Good for You

Next time someone comments on your stinky farts, just tell them you're saving their life. Check out this video to see why people say smelling farts is healthy.

This Law Could Change The Fate Of Epileptic Children Everywhere

Holley Moseley joins HuffPost Live to reveal how legalization of marijuana could change the lives of epileptic children everywhere.

Why This Mom Won't Break The Law For Medical Marijuana

Holley Moseley joins HuffPost Live to explain why she won't consider breaking the law for medical marijuana.

How Medical Marijuana Could Save This 11-Year-Old's Life

Holley Moseley joins HuffPost Live to reveal how marijuana could save her daughter's life.

A Family's Fight For Medical Marijuana

11-year-old RayAnn Moseley has intractable epilepsy, and her parents think there's only one cure: a medical marijuana strain called Charlotte's Web. Marc Lamont Hill talks with her mother about her fight to bring the drug home to Florida.

Fish Oil Treatment for Brain Injuries?

The Doctors discuss the pros and cons of using fish oil for injuries such as Grant's.

Fish Oil for Brain Injuries?

Fitness and nutrition expert JJ Virgin joins The Doctors to discuss the heartbreaking ordeal her family underwent when her teenage son, Grant, was hit by a car going 40 miles per hour while strolling through their neighborhood. Hear what lead her to turn to alternative treatments to help her son recover.

Why More Than 9,000 People Are Waiting For This Strain Of Medicinal Weed

Joel Stanley joins HuffPost Live to explain why so many people are highly anticipating the "charlotte's web" strain of marijuana.

Must-Have Beach Day Products

Make the most of your day in the sun with these beach time tips from Elycia Rubin, contributing editor for "Men's Health" and "Women's Health" magazines.

How to Survive a Rip Current

ER physician Dr. Travis Storks explains what you should do if you get caught in a rip current. Plus, learn the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion.

Is Barefoot at the Beach Worse Than Poolside?

Is that relaxing stroll on the beach worse than going barefoot around the pool?

Should You Shower After Swimming?

Find out whether it's better to shower before or after a dip in the pool.

Which Is Worse: Swallowing Pool Vs Ocean Water

Is consuming pool water worse than getting a mouthful of ocean water? ER physician Dr. Travis Stork and family medicine physician Dr. Rachael Ross have the answer!

The Unknown Benefit of an Exercise Ball Workout

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork explains how using an exercise ball can not only be a great core workout, but can also give a boost to your immune system!

Simple Homemade Sunburn Remedies

Natural Lifestyle Expert Sophie Uliano shows some simple home remedies that will take the sting out of sunburn. Sophie's remedies are all non-toxic and include ingredients that you probably have at home.

Should You Seek Our Alternative Medicine For Infertility?

Dr. Nancy Gahles and Will Storr join Nancy to debate whether or not one should seek alternative medicine for infertility.

The Doctors Get Vaccinated: The Importance of Adult Immunizations

To demonstrate how quick and relatively painless adult immunizations can be, ER physician Dr. Travis Stork and plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon receive recommended vaccinations on stage.

Summer Bug Bites: What to Look For

When summer bug bites swell, it's usually an allergic reaction, but there are times when a visit to the emergency room is necessary. WSJ's Sumathi Reddy and Dr. Richard Lockey discuss on Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero.

Hotter Temperatures Linked To Kidney Stones

Here's one more reason to avoid the summer heat: a recent study found a link between kidney stones and hotter weather.

Twitter and Your Relationship

Too much time on Twitter may lead to conflict, infidelity and divorce, new study finds.

Is Crossfit Really Worth It?

From CrossFit to spinning to marathon running, we're pushing our bodies to the limits. But how we exercise can have long-term effects on our body. We discuss the risks and healthy alternatives.

Outrageous Beauty: The Colonic

What's the deal with colonics? Shannon Ray gets in the trenches and gets all the details on this notorious procedure by getting her own colonic.

Dr. Karen Latimer's Tips for Avoiding Pool Electrocution

Pool electrocution is more common than you might think! Learn how to protect yourself and loved ones from minor issues that can lead to deadly results with AOL Health and Parenting Expert, Dr. Karen Latimer.

This Man Plans To Run Across America Barefoot

Alex Ramsey joins HuffPost Live to share his plan to run across the country, completely barefoot.

Is Going Barefoot Best For Your Health?

Daniel Howell, PhD and Sierra Larson join HuffPost Live to discuss the health issues surrounding going barefoot.

Why This Man Hasn't Worn Shoes In A Decade

Daniel Howell, PhD joins HuffPost Live to reveal why he hasn't worn shoes in ten years.

Is Cannibalism A Healthy Diet?

A lecturer on human origins at a University in England told Popular Science that eating an entire human body would probably supply you with 81,500 calories.

Doctor to the Stars Says: Protect Your Eyes and Ears

Tips to help you live longer from 'A Short Guide to a Long Life' by Dr. David Agus, doctor to the stars, bestselling author, and one of the world's leading cancer researchers.

The Scary Truth About What's Really Making You Sick When You Fly

The sound of the guy sneezing behind you three rows back is pretty gross, but he's probably not the reason you're getting sick from flying. With Summer in full swing and travel plans on the horizon, this video is a must see if you want to protect yourself from all the germs and viruses that are stowing away on your plane.

Natural Sun Protection Tips

Sarah Nagel of Holistic Habits shares natural tips on how to protect your skin in the summer.

How Breakups Affect Your Health

We know breakups can be emotionally draining, but are they bad for your health? From stress levels to pain perception, get the details about what actually happens to your body when you're nursing a broken heart.

Amputee OT: A Youtube Phenomenon!

Two million Americans are living without a limb. Now one woman is using YouTube to help them face everyday challenges and she's becoming an internet star while doing it.

The 4th of July Could Kill You

Being patriotic is a good thing...until you blow yourself up.

Why the Lazy Days of Summer Are Good for Your Health

Finally, after the winter that simply wouldn't quit, summer is here! The season of sunshine isn't just a mood booster, though. Summer can actually be good for your health!

Body Stress Release: The Healing Power of Touch

Carey sees a stress release specialist to soothe the tension in her muscles.

How a Horse Named Buddha Can Help You Live in the Moment

Can equine therapy help Carey find her focus and live in the moment again?

Sound Healing: Can It Lead to More Positivity in Your Life?

Carey explores sound healing and tries to tap into the universe's frequencies.

Is Hypnotherapy a Fantastic Voyage Through the Unconscious Mind?

Carey explores her unconscious mind with a hypnotherapist as her guide.

Why Do We Believe In Magic Little Pills?

This week Dr. Oz testified before Congress and admitted to using "flowery" language to promote products that would be a "magic weight loss cure for every body type." There is no such thing as a magic little pill, but why do we still believe?

Weight Loss Pills: Too Good To Be True?

Marc is joined by a panel to discuss the legitimacy of the diet pill phenomenon.

Family Claims Hospice Facility Kept Relative Sick To 'Bill More Money'

David and Tracy Dunn claim VITAS hospice didn't treat David's grandma, Evelyn Maples, properly and accuse them of billing fraud.

The Business Of Dying: Hospice Care's Booming $17 Billion Industry

Prof. Josh Perry explains the history and rise of the for-profit hospice care industry's over the past decade.

Former For-Profit Hospice Nurse: I Saw Patients Not Treated Properly

Julia Golden, a former nursing assistant at hospice care facility VITAS, says she witnessed questionable business practices.

Is Hospice Care Leaving Patients Behind?

America's hospice industry has exploded over the last 15 years and for-profit companies are raking in much of the $17 billion industry. But with increasing claims of fraud and mistreatment, why are many hospices putting patients last?

8 Everyday Things That Are Bad for You

Here are 8 everyday things dangerous for your health.

Get Healthy By Using Your Head

Welcome to Thrive on Live with @CaroMT. Your well-being begins with using your brain--literally. Physician and former US Surgeon General Richard Carmona joins us to discuss how you can protect your brain's health.

Why The US Needs A Surgeon General

Your well-being begins with using your brain, literally. Physician, and former US Surgeon General, Richard Carmona joins us to discuss how you can protect your brain's health.

Why You Can Teach An Old Brain New Tricks

Your well-being begins with using your brain, literally. Physician and former US Surgeon General Richard Carmona joins us to discuss how you can protect your brain's health.

Is There Organ Donor Discrimination Against Gays?

Three months prior to suffering a sudden and fatal heart attack, 48-year-old Rohn and his partner of eight years, Dan, spearheaded a fundraiser for the Center for Organ Recovery & Education (CORE); however, after Rohn's tragic death, his tissue was rejected by CORE, allegedly due to his homosexual lifestyle. The decision was made in accordance with the FDA's strict guidelines for donor tissue transplantation, prohibiting the eligibility of human tissues from males who have been sexually active.

Considering the FDA's Regulations for Organ and Tissue Donation

The Doctors discuss whether the FDA's current regulations for organ and tissue donation should be modified.

Home Remedies: Blister Cures

Try these treatments to heal and prevent painful blisters

Why Google MD and Internet Diagnoses Are Problematic

Join the discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D - Child & Adolescent Psychologist, about the misuse of Google and online resources as diagnoses tools.

How To Quickly Release Stress By Tapping

Do you feel stressed when you walk into work? There are a number of ways to make a stressful environment calmer and more manageable, and luckily, Jessica Ortner, author of The Tapping Solution for Weight Loss and Body Confidence, was here to explain exactly how. To "tap," you gently press nine acupressure points on the body. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on

Jessica Ortner Joins Marlo Thomas

It was such a treat to have Jessica Ortner, author of The Tapping Solution for Weight Loss and Body Confidence, as my guest on Mondays With Marlo. From showing us how to identify and release our stress through establishing a daily meditation routine, to sharing her own personal struggles with and triumph over weight loss, to lending a few tips on managing stress at work, Jessica is truly an expert in her field. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on

Tapping Points for Stress Relief

Jessica Ortner, author of 'The Tapping Solution for Weight Loss and Body Confidence,' first discovered a life-changing stress release technique when she was extremely ill, and she felt immediate positive effects on both her physical and emotional well-being.

Which Internal Organ Is the Largest?

Which organ is the largest - liver, heart, stomach or bladder?

What Is Verruca Vulgaris?

Time to test your medical vocabulary - define verruca vulgaris.

What Does Palpebra Mean?

Time to test your medical vocabulary - what is Palpebra?

Anesthesiologist Accused of Sexting During Surgery

Sexting during surgery! Dr. Arthur Zilberstein, an anesthesiologist in Seattle, has had his license suspended after he allegedly was caught sexting during surgery.

Weird Facts You Didn't Know About the Human Body

"Man, I'm sweating babies over here."

Hospital Fatalities: How to Keep Your Loved Ones Safe

The Doctors discuss factors leading to the increasing number of fatalities due to hospital errors, and ways you can protect your loved ones.

Male Faces Evolved As Defense Against Fists

The structural differences between the faces of men and women may be due to millions of years of violence.

Lighter Bedrooms Possibly Linked To Obesity

A new study suggests shrinking your waistline might be as easy as unplugging. A team at the Institute of Cancer Research found women have a greater risk of gaining weight if their bedroom was light enough to see across at night.

How to Survive After an EMP

Survival expert, Karen Hood demonstrates what you'll need to have on hand in order to survive an EMP.

The Benefits of Organizing Your Health Documents

Organizing editor Brenda Prinzavalli talks about the benefits of organizing your health documents.

The Dangers Of Self-Diagnosis Via Wikipedia

Dr. Daliah Wachs sits down to discuss the dangers of using online websites to diagnose your symptoms.

Boomer Esiason On His Son's Cystic Fibrosis: 'It Breaks Your Heart'

Boomer Esiason joins HuffPost Live to discuss his son's battle with Cystic Fibrosis.

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Bring K-Y Into Your Love Nest

K-Y Set Out on a Mission to Inspire Everyday Moments of Romance. Get inspired at

Medicare Will Now Cover Gender Reassignment Surgeries For Some

On Friday, the US Department of Health and Services review board ruled that transgender Medicare recipients may no longer be automatically denied coverage for gender reassignment surgeries.

The Health Benefits of the Asian Ginseng Root

Moon Cho of Ying & Yang Living talks about ginseng root and its medicinal powers. For all of Moon's Asian living tips, visit her website at

Dr. Ava Says: Why Do I Have Body Odor?

Dr. Ava Shamban explains why the human body sweats, where the sweat comes from, why the sweat smells, and gives tips on how to fight the odor.

Can Music Improve Your Health?

JD and Rebecca discuss the power of music.

5 Yoga Poses To Get You Through Your Midday Slump

Instructor: Nicole Lynne Hooley 500 RYT, 85 RPYT Music: "Beat of Your Heart" by Summer Heart

5 Yoga Poses To Help You Fall Asleep

Instructor: Nicole Lynne Hooley 500 RYT, 85 RPYT Music: "Beat of Your Heart" by Summer Heart

5 Yoga Poses To Put You In A Good Mood

Instructor: Nicole Lynne Hooley 500 RYT, 85 RPYT Music: "Beat of Your Heart" by Summer Heart

Volunteer Doctor Helps Typhoon Victims in the Philippines

A Florida doctor spent time and organized a team to provide medical care to patients affected by a typhoon in the Philippines.

Ayurveda to Pick Up Low Energy

Moon Cho of Ying & Yang Living is joined by Ayurveda expert, who tells us how to pick up our low energy with Ayurveda, the Indian practice of holistic medicine and healthy living. Visit Ying & Yang Living website at

Treating and Preventing Swimmer's Ear

Swimmer's ear, an infection of the outer ear and ear canal, leads to more than 2 million doctor visits every year in America and nearly $500 million in annual health care costs. Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears shares an easy, at-home solution to treat the condition.

Dr. Sears' Swimming Pool Safety Tips

From the dangers of pool drains to preventing poolside slips, pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears shares tips for staying safe while swimming.

Toxic Reaction from Peeing in the Pool?

Can peeing in pools cause a toxic reaction? Research published in the journal Environmental Science & Technology reports that when chlorine combines with uric acid a component of urine and sweat it can form volatile chemical compounds that may affect the heart, lungs and central nervous system.

Protecting Against Deadly Freshwater Amoeba

One family raises awareness about a deadly freshwater amoeba called Naegleria fowleri that tragically claimed the life of their 7-year-old son. E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains how the amoeba is contracted, and why it can rapidly lead to death. Plus, learn tips to protect yourself and your loved ones from the microscopic, waterborne parasite.

Swimming During Pregnancy

Is it safe for pregnant women to go swimming? The Doctors weigh in.

Is It Safe to Wear Contacts While Swimming?

The Doctors weigh in on wearing contacts in the water.

Fecal Bacteria in Public Pools

A 2013 study conducted by the CDC found that more than half of public pools in the U.S. tested positive for E. coli. The Doctors and environmental scientist Jen Ervast share tips to help swimmers prevent sickness from contaminated pool water.

Deadly Freshwater Amoeba

One couple shares how a deadly freshwater amoeba called Naegleria fowleri tragically claimed the life of their 7-year-old son just four days after his symptoms began.

Harvard MD: What You Should 'Never Ask A Doctor'

Dr. Eddie Phillips joins Josh to reveal what question you'd better not prepare to ask your doctor.

Hummus Recalled In The U.S. Over Listeria Worries

Your chips are about to get pretty lonely. Some hummus and layered dips are being pulled from shelves at Target and Trader Joe's because they could be tainted with something called listeria, a nasty and potentially fatal infection.

Amniotic Fluid Embolism Explained

Learn about the rare and unpredictable complication that caused Stephanie's heart to stop during the delivery of her son, Jacob.

Members-Only Restrooms?

Would you pay an annual fee to avoid using a public bathroom? The Doctors discuss this new trend sweeping across New York City.

Staging a "Swim-Tervention"

Statistics show that nearly half of American adults are afraid of deep water in pools, and between one-third and one-half never learned how to swim. Lisa, 46, is a mother of two who falls into these categories. Swim instructor Emily Cohen and urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman stage a "swim-tervention" to help Lisa take the plunge and conquer her fear of water.

Ayurveda to Calm High Energy

Moon Cho of Ying & Yang Living is joined by Ayurveda expert, who talks about how to use Ayurveda, the Indian practice of holistic and healthy living, to calm your high anxiety levels.

Ayurveda for Healthy and Holistic Living

Moon Cho of Ying & Yang Living is joined by Ayurveda expert, who talks about the fundamental principles of Ayurveda and how to apply it to your life for healthy living.

Everyday Ethical Issues Doctors Face

Many patients prefer doctors who are the same sex, class, race, tax bracket even those who have the same cholesterol level. But does effective healthcare require doctors to relate to their patients, or keep some distance to stay objective?

Thousands Exposed To Hepatitis A At Missouri Red Robin

As many as 5,000 people could have been exposed to hepatitis A after eating at a Red Robin restaurant in Springfield, Missouri.

Could Shaking Hands With Your Doctor Be Bad For You?

Could shaking hands with your doctor be just as hazardous to your health as smoking? INSIDE EDITION spoke with Dr. Richard Besser after a new medical report advised doctors to stop shaking hands with their patients.

Confessions in the Doctor's Office: The Dangers of Lying About Your Health

Are you keeping secrets from your doctor? Do you tell your physician the absolute truth? If you don't you could be putting your health and life at risk!

Using Cellphones to Detect and Monitor Health Conditions

Seven billion of us use one now the phone you talk, text, and tweet with could do much more for your health

How 'The Doctors' Producer Dell Stays Cool

The Doctors are green with envy about the calm, zen-like way one of the show producers approaches the often stressful job of creating The Doctors television show. Learn his secret to remaining cool as a cucumber.

What Orange Tongue Says About Your Health

What is your tongue trying to tell you when it has turned an unusual shade of orange? The Doctors offer tips for keeping your tongue a healthy shade of pink.

This Will Make You Never, Ever Want To Get In A Hot Tub Again

With warmer spring days and cooler nights upon us, plus summer vacations in the not-too-distant future, it's officially hot tub season. But while a soak in the hot tub may sound relaxing, is it hygienic? Does shaking in a few chemicals actually do the trick?

What'S Making You Sick?

Winter brings cold and cold brings the season we all seem to get sick. Many of the things we do every day, even without thinking, could be harming our health and putting us at risk for getting sick

The Doctors' Deals: Discounted Prices on Health and Beauty Products

Save money on the hottest health and beauty products with The Doctors' Deals.

When a School Fight Becomes Assault

The Doctors talk to a young man who suffered structural damage to his face from a schoolyard brawl. Should his assailant, a fellow student, face criminal charges?

Two Successful Kidney Transplant Stories

Meet Eric and Grace, and Bob and Diana, two couples who turned to a live donor transplant exchange program to get the kidney transplants Grace and Bob both desperately needed. Hear their stories.

How the Live Donor Transplant Exchange Program Works

Watch as Eric and Grace, and Bob and Diana meet for the very first time, and learn how the live donor transplant exchange program works.

Dr. Oz: 3 Tips To Start Living Healthy Today

Dr. Oz gives his top three tips on how we can start leading a healthier lifestyle today.

Myth or Reality: Bee Sting Relief

Is a common baking ingredient the answer to a painful sting? Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears sets the record straight.

Myth or Reality: Mosquito Bite Relief

Are you a mosquito magnet during the summer? Can meat tenderizer bring relief for that annoying itching?

In The Mirror: A Look Into Male Body Image & Body Dysmorphic Disorder

It doesn't matter if you're watching television, going to a movie, reading a magazine or even walking down the toy aisle...the proliferation of the 'perfect' female image is everywhere in our culture. But with the rise of larger than life action heroes, more men and boys are falling victim to the pressures of negative self-image. Impossible ideals of strength, weight, and brawn leave many men feeling weak and emasculated.

Three Secrets to Happiness

Nataly Kogan, CEO and "chief happiness officer" of the new app, Happier, joins The Doctors to share three secrets to boost your happiness. Try them today!

Stars' Strange Secrets: Eating Clay Vs. Sun Tanning Your Private Parts

When it comes to your health, the stars' secrets may not always be award-winning. The Doctors weigh in on which celebrity health habit is worse for you: eating clay to reduce toxins in the body or sunning your bare lady parts for more vitamin D.

Man Survives Chainsaw Impalement

The Doctors talk to a man who survived being impaled by a chainsaw. Learn what you should do if you're ever impaled by an object.

Clippers Fan Rebecca Grant Reveals Youthful Secrets

INSIDE EDITION caught up with LA Clippers fan Rebecca Grant who shares her beauty secrets that keep her looking younger than her 45 years.

Preventing Runner's Runs

Lindsay felt pretty good while running her first marathon - until mile 19. "Then, I got that feeling in your stomach that something is going to happen, and something is going to happen soon," she says. She confesses she didn't reach a port-a-potty in time. The Doctors develop a game plan for how to hydrate and fuel up before endurance exercise to help avoid embarrassing bodily functions.

Why You Shouldn't Text on the Toilet

A recent study found that 75 percent of Americans admit to using their cell phones while on the toilet. Some of The Doctors fess up to toilet texting and bathroom browsing themselves, but E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork warns that germs can get on your phone and follow you beyond the restroom. Learn the results of The Doctors' Facebook poll.

Growing Artificial Organs: Medicine's Next Big Thing

When you think of 3D you think movie and video games. Now, researchers are using 3D printing to grow body parts and engineer artificial tissues and organs

Fast Track for Fast Fda Approval

Dozens of medical devices are getting around the long FDA approval process by using a special exemption and it could be responsible for saving thousands of lives

Pioneering Treatment Relieves Pelvic Pain

It's a pain that makes you feel like you're on fire. Meet a doctor who uses electricity to help his patients and ease their pain

Can Personality Predict Lifespan?

Can personality predict lifespan? A new study says your disposition may be as important as your family history in determining how long you live.

The Three Different Types of Bruises

Learn the three types of bruises and the best ways to treat them. Plus, find out when bruising could signal a more serious health condition.

Can a Pill Prevent Anger?

Could popping a pill prevent anger? The Doctors discuss a new drug being developed that may help people with "short fuses" keep their tempers in check.

Black Bowel Movements Explained

The Doctors explain what can cause stool to appear black.

Dangers Lurking In Your Bathroom

Jeff Devlin of DIY network showed INSIDE EDITION's Megan Alexander some hidden dangers in your bathroom that you might not know about.

Vibram "FiveFinger" Toe Shoes Settles Lawsuit, May Be Bad For Your Feet?

If you own a pair of those barefoot running shoes, you could be entitled to some money!

7 Things I Learned During My Year Without Alcohol

HuffPost Blogger kelly Fitzgerald joins HuffPost Live to talk about what she learned during her year without alcohol.

What You Need to Know About Lyme Disease

Singer Debbie Gibson recently revealed to fans her struggle to fight the symptoms of Lyme disease, a disease one can contract from an infected deer tick.'s Dr. Karen Latimer has all you need to know to avoid getting the disease in the first place. For more videos like this one, visit

5 Ways to Get Moving in the Morning

Has your get-up-and-go gone up and went? Fear not! Check out these tried-and-true ways to maximize your mornings.

'Princesses: Long Island' Star Ashlee White's Terrifying Stroke Crisis

'Princesses: Long Island' star Ashlee White's terrifying stroke crisis - 'I Kept Saying, Please Don't Let Me Die'.

New Retreats Take You from Detox to Zen in 24 Hours

Retreats that used to offer a week of detox and relaxation shorten it to accomplish everything you need in 24 hours. Lauren Lipton discusses on Lunch Break. Photo: Getty.

Unexpected Uses for Honey

Registered Dietician Crystal Petrello talks about a variety of things you can do with honey.

Should LSD Be Used to Treat Anxiety?

LSD for anxiety? Hear how researchers are testing the use of the illicit, psychoactive drug to treat anxiety in terminally ill patients.

Kids and Heat Illness

Spring is here and summer is fast approaching. Be sure to prepare your youngest to your oldest children for playing in the sunlight. It's crucial you know the symptoms for heat illness and's Dr. Karen Latimer will explain what they are. For more videos like this one, visit

Man Gets Accidental Vasectomy After Doctors Operate On 'Wrong Site'

A British man who was scheduled to have a different procedure might not be able to have children after doctors operated on the "wrong site."

Coca-Cola Removes Controversial Ingredient From Powerade

Powerade will no longer contain the ingredient "brominated vegetable oil" which is also found in some flame retardants and linked to health problems when consumed in large amounts.

Evzio - a $3 Drug That Could Sell for $500

Join the discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D, Child & Adolescent Psychologist about the true cost and charge cost of drugs.

Joan Marie Whelan's Intuitive Medicine

What role can intuition play in medicine and healing? Watch renowned medical intuitive Joan Marie Whelan put her unique skills to the test!

How Tragic Loss Inspired Lifestyle Coach A.J. Johnson's Career Change

Celebrity life coach AJ Johnson emotionally explains how the loss of her parents propelled her change careers and turn grieving into action.

Dirty Secrets Some Restaurants Don't Want You to Know

You probably go out to eat expecting a lovely experience with clean plates, napkins and seats. But are they? From the menu to the restroom, Dr. Ian Smith reveals dirty secrets some restaurants don't want you to know!

Stop Sitting Your Life Away

Fitness expert John Basedow discusses the effects of a sedentary lifestyle and shares tips to stay in shape.

How to Increase Your Brain Power

Amy McGorry with Prevention Magazine discusses tips to boosting your brain power.

Should Doctors Care About Cost?

Join the discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D, child & adolescent psychologist, about the

How to Maintain Bone Health

Amy McGorry with Prevention Magazine discusses ways to keep your bones healthy and strong.

Woman Booted from Gym for Showing Her Baby Bump

Melissa Mantor, 31, says she was asked to leave the Planet Fitness in Charleston, South Carolina because she was showing her pregnant stomach.

Anti-Aging Myths Exposed

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork shares three anti-aging myths, featured in The Doctors ' latest HealthSmart column in USA Weekend magazine.

Being Too Healthy Cost Me My Friends

Deborah Copeland joins HuffPost Live to explain how being too healthy hurt her social life.

Purse on the Ground Vs. Purse on the Table

You know that beautiful bag you just purchased? The one that cost more than your rent? Which is worse: leaving it on the floor, or placing it on the table? Only one way to find out Watch!

Terri Trespicio on Why Not All Stress Is Bad for You

Editor of Terri Trespicio tells JD and viewers that all stress is not bad, and gives insight on how to cope with it.

Gabrielle Reece on Living a Healthy Lifestyle

Gabrielle Reece tells JD and Rebecca what she continues to do to lead a healthy lifestyle.

How to Be Stress Free in April

JD and Rebecca discuss National Stress Awareness in the month of April.

The Health Risks of Text Messaging

Can texting be hazardous to your health? Learn what you can do to avoid lasting health problems from too much time spent on your phone or tablet.

American Homes Harboring Antibiotic-Resistant 'Superbug'

A new U.S. study found the "superbug" known as MRSA is now setting up shop in people's homes.

Downtime May Help You Live Longer

Disconnecting for 20 minutes a day improves all parts of your life says 'A Short Guide to a Long Life' author Dr. David Agus, doctor to the stars and one of the world's leading cancer researchers.

Pastor Miles' Intervention: Healthy Changes

The Doctors identify health issues that each family member needs to address. Will they start taking the necessary steps to improve their health?

Numerous Studies Confirm the Dangers of Texting While Driving

Numerous studies show that texting while driving significantly increases the risk for an accident.

Simple Steps Women Can Take for Positive Changes This Spring

Beth Battaglino, R.N. and CEO of, shares her advice for women of all ages for achieving results that can have a lasting impact on their overall health and well-being., has been recognized by ForbesWoman as one of the "Top 100 Websites for Women" for the third year in a row and was named the top women's health website by Dr. Mehmet Oz in O, The Oprah Magazine.

How Stanford Doctors Use Rodin Art for Diagnosis

Dr. James Chang from the Stanford School of Medicine uses sculptures from 19th-century French artist Auguste Rodin to teach his students the diagnostic process. Stanford's Cantor Arts Center now shows in an exhibition how that works. WSJ's Monika Vosough reports.

Establishing Doctor-Patient Trust

The Doctors reveal how they make their patients feel more comfortable when discussing sensitive health topics.

Can You Get Lice From Taking A Selfie?

INSIDE EDITION spoke to Marcy McQuillan of Nitless Noggins head lice treatment center about the possibility of getting lice from taking a selfie.

When Do the Deadliest Heart Attacks Happen?

Research shows you're more likely to die of a heart attack at night or during the weekend. Find out what conditions can affect your care and how to get the best treatment.

Backlash Against Facebook Group That Fat Shames Women

The Facebook Group "Women Who Eat on Tubes" started by U.K. filmmaker Tony Burke, encourages people to upload pictures of women eating on London tubes along with degrading comments.

The More Experience You Have, the More You Know When Something Isn't Right

Chuck explains that instincts don't come out of thin air, they're built on past experiences and observations of causes and effects.

Do You Trust Your Gut?

Are gut feelings the best ways to make decisions?

Study: Brains Peak at 24-Years-Old

According to a new study done at the Simon Fraser University in Canada, if you're more than 24-years-old, your brain is "over the hill!"

Helping The Disabled Dance

It's been years in the making and now the rolling dance chair is ready to make its debut. We'll introduce you to the woman who choreographed its production to help some kids do something they've never been able to do before

7 Health Apps You Need To Know About

When it comes to your phone, do you suffer from app overload? While there may be some you can live without, there are some that can keep you healthy! Check out seven apps that could benefit your health

The Damage You're Doing To Your Feet By Wearing High Heels

Whoever said pain is beauty definitely wore a pair of high heels! The Wall Street Journal says women spent more than $38 billion on shoes in the U.S. in 2011, and more than half of those sales were for heels over 3 inches high. Before the next time you slip on those heels, make sure you know how much damage you're doing to your feet by wearing them!

Which is Worse: Unwashed Hands vs. Overusing Sanitizer

We all know that washing your hands with soap and water is the best way to keep them clean, but why does the restroom have to be so far away? Is it okay to substitute the sink for some hand sanitizer? Or is anti-bac sanitizer overkill? Find out!

Are You Addicted to Selfies?

Could your obsession with selfies be putting your health at risk? Is the increase in plastic surgery linked to the popularity of the photos?

Troy Dunn on Repairing Relationships for Your Health

Motivational speaker and father of eight Troy Dunn, author of 'Family: The Good F-Word,' joins The Doctors to share tips for overcoming the biggest roadblocks and repairing the key relationships in your life.

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AOL On Call Kid Nutrition

AOL On Call Allergies

AOL On Call Allergies

AOL On Call Immune System

AOL On Call Immune System

How Your Wardrobe Can Affect Your Mood

What does your wardrobe reveal about you? Fashion expert Lawrence Zarian explains how the color of your clothes may indicate and influence your mood.

Tips for Eating Healthy While Traveling

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork shares healthy nutrition tips for traveling, featured in The Doctors ' HealthSmart column in USA Weekend magazine.

Coachella Health Hazard: Heat Stroke

Consuming too much alcohol in the Coachella desert climate can elevate your risk of heat stroke. Learn how to prevent the life-threatening condition.

Coachella Crash Diets?

Every spring, crowds flock to the California desert for The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. In preparation for the star-studded event, many women are taking extreme measures to lose weight. Merle Ginsberg, senior writer for The Hollywood Reporter , sheds light on the alarming trend.

Coachella Drug Dangers

Intervention specialist Ken Seeley explains how music festivals can be a danger zone for people dealing with addiction.

Family Rescued at Sea

On March 20, 2014 Eric and Charlotte Kaufman embarked on a sailing trip around the world with their two young daughters, Cora, 3, and Lyra, 1. But their journey was abruptly cut short when Lyra became seriously sick at sea. The family sent out a distress call 900 miles off the coast of Mexico and they were rescued by the California Air National Guard. Charlotte's brother, Chad Michael, and The Doctors weigh in on the parents' decision to take the high-risk boat trip with young children.

Violating Employee Privacy

When is the right time to inform your employer about a medical condition? The Doctors weigh in.

Why Do Our Fingers Prune in the Bath?

The Doctors reveal the answer to the age-old question of why our fingers get pruney during a long, luxurious bath.

5 Tips for a Smooth Surgery

Undergoing surgery? Reader's Digest Editor-in-Chief Liz Vaccariello shares five potentially lifesaving tips every patient needs to know.

How a Nail-Biting Habit Could Cause a Heart Attack

Could biting your nails be deadly? The Doctors explain how one man's extreme habit triggered a heart attack that led to his death.

New Research Concludes That Family History Supports Athletic Achievements

Does becoming a star athlete have more to do with training or family history?

ASMR Explained

Isle Blansert, creator of The Water Whispers, joins The Doctors to explain ASMR, or Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response. Learn why some people experience a "braingasm" when they hear certain sounds, such as whispering or lip smacking, which helps them fall asleep.

Risky Bodybuilding Behavior

A Brazilian bodybuilder did more than pump iron to boost his bicep muscles. Arlindo De Souza injected mineral oil and alcohol into his muscles to bulk up his biceps to unnatural proportions. The Doctors discuss the dangerous trend, warning that the risks include severe infection and death.

Are There Gender Difference in Dreaming?

A recent study showed that men and women may dream differently. The Doctors explain why this might be true.

Which Is Worse: Kim K's Tiny Bikini Vs. Madonna's Shower Door Lick

The Doctors debate which is worse for your health: Wearing a sauna suit to lose weight like Britney Spears, licking the shower door like Madonna, or wearing a bikini, several sizes too small, like Kim Kardashian?

Using EFT Tapping to Overcome Anxiety

Imagine being able to instantly zap all your stress and anxiety away with just a simple touch of your fingers. You can, according to promoters of a new psychotherapy called "tapping."

The Best Checkup Check List for the Doctor

Dr. Daliah Wachs is giving a list of tests that everyone should have done to make sure they are healthy.

Sunlight Impact on Weight

A good dose of early morning sunlight may help keep your body mass index in check, new research shows.

Is Shape-Wear Squeezing Your Organs?

Sherry Lee Meredith discusses a new report that shape-wear could be squeezing your internal organs on Go Curvy.

The Reality Of Living With Cystic Fibrosis

Emily Kramer-Golinkoff, co-founder of Emily's Entourage, joins Ricky to discuss what it's really like to live with cystic fibrosis.

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Party Drug Ketamine Could Be Used To Treat Depression

Ketamine is a drug intended to be used as a tranquilizer that's turned into one for the party scene. But now it could be used to treat depression.

Dr. Keri Peterson Helps You Find a Doctor Online

Dr. Keri Peterson joins JD and Rebecca to discuss the best way to search for a doctor on the Internet.

6 Health Lies You Probably Believe

Sorry, but washing your face just isn't fighting that acne.

Nick Cannon Talks Lupus Diagnosis

Nick Cannon joins HuffPost Live to discuss being diagnosed with Lupus.

The $1,000 Pill That Costs 68 Cents to Manufacture

Join the discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D, child & adolescent psychologist, about the new drug that was cleared by the FDA but is too expensive to reach most patients.

4 Ways Indoor Plants Improve Your Health

Can indoor greenery actually minimize cold symptoms, improve headaches, and make you happier? Check out the many benefits plants provide.

Nearly a Third of First Time Prescriptions Remain Unfilled

Nearly 1 out of 3 patients fail to fill first-time prescriptions, study finds.

3 Steps to Boost Your Happiness Right Now

Happiness has many health benefits. Being happy helps you manage pain and stress, and prevent heart disease and cancer. In this video, Robin Miller, MD, shares 3 easy tips to boost your mood today.

Reduce Stress in Just 14 Minutes

Here's an anti-aging secret: Reduce stress to soothe your telomeres. In this Health Smarts video, fitness expert Mike Clark, DPT, reveals the link between your telomeres, stress, and aging, and how vigorous exercise helps keep you young.

What Are Symptoms of Stress?

Symptoms of stress can be nearly any biological or psychological reaction to a stressor, says Elissa Epel, PhD, associate professor of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco. In this video, she explains.

In Health Care, It Is Not the Building - It's What's Inside That Matters

Child and adolescent psychologist Steven Sussman, Ph.D, explains why it's not the hospital that determines the quality of the medical treatment, but the doctor.

5 Important Questions to Ask Your Doctor Before Surgery

Dr. Robert Sema says there are no wrong queries when you want to know what's going to happen in your surgery.

Staying Healthy at 50 and Beyond

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork shares tips to stay healthy as you age from The Doctors' latest USA Weekend HealthSmart column.

How to Save Your Muscles as You Age

In this video, fitness expert Mike Clark, DPT, explains how weight training and other workouts slow down age-related muscle loss to keep you lean and mean well into your golden years.

How to Avoid Germs and Infection at the Hospital

If you'll be checking into a hospital anytime soon, take steps to avoid catching a dangerous infection. In this video, Robin Miller, MD, tells you how to steer clear of germs and bacteria.

Boost Your Brain Function and Memory with Exercise

Working out builds your brain as well as your muscles. Fitness expert Mike Clark, DPT, explains how exercise boosts brain function and helps memory loss from dementia and Alzheimer's.

Take a Walk to Reduce Your Stroke Risk

Walking is one of the best things you can do to prevent a stroke. In this video, fitness expert Mike Clark, DPT, explains how walking reduces blood pressure, eases inflammation, and improves cholesterol to prevent heart disease and lower stroke risk.

Teach Your Kids to Reduce Stress and Avoid Burnout

Teaching your kids how to manage stress is one of the best skills a parent can pass along. Pediatrician Tanya Remer Altmann, MD, shares tips to help kids keep their stress in check.

Doctors Have Begun to Use Google Glass in the Operating Room

Google Glass can make a huge difference in the operating room.

Debunking Some Outdated Assumptions About Pediatric First Aid

Our medical expert Dr. Michael Patrick talks about some common first aid myths.

How to Stay Safe on Your Spring Vacation

Dr. Yael Varnado, Medical Health Expert, is giving Rebecca and 'The Better Show' viewers some great tips to keep you safe and healthy on your spring break.

School Condom Wrappers Have Parents Upset

Students in Boston getting condoms at their high schools isn't very controversial anymore. But what does have some parents up in arms .. are the wrappers some of those condoms come in! Greg Wayland has more.

Amputee Travels Cross Country to Get Prosthetic Limbs

It took thousands of miles for one man to take a few steps. A double amputee traveled from St. Lucia to Nebraska to get donated prosthetics that allowed him to walk again.

Retail Clinics Are Offering Benefits and Low-Cost Convenience

More and more retail-based clinics are opening up across the country. It can have benefits like low cost and convenience, but experts say it's not the place to go for kids' primary care or serious medical issues.

Shailene Woodley Looks Into the Oil Pulling Trend, but Does It Really Work?

For the last few weeks, it seems like everyone we know has been talking about oil pulling - heck, even Divergent star Shailene Woodley is a fan of swishing oil around in her mouth! Like most proponents of the Ayurvedic practice, Shailene says that oil pulling keeps her teeth white and kills plaque. But does it really live up the hype? Before you run to the bathroom for a 20-minute swishing session, you'll want to watch our breakdown of the ancient practice!

Caring for Yourself While Caring for a Loved One

It's difficult to find time and energy to look after your own health while taking care of a loved one, but it's vitally important to do so. This is a lesson that actress Jill Eikenberry learned when she was diagnosed with a recurrence of breast cancer while dealing with the needs of her mother, who was debilitated by dementia. Eikenberry, along with her husband, actor Michael Tucker, sit down with Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, Chief Medical Officer of Pfizer, to discuss their care giving experiences.

Why Communication Is Key When Your Partner Is Ill

LA Law's Jill Eikenberry was first diagnosed with breast cancer the same year the TV series made its debut, in 1986. Despite their busy television careers, she and her husband, co-star Michael Tucker, still managed to stay focused on each other. Eikenberry and Tucker describe to Pfizer's Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, how their communication changed after Jill's diagnosis and the effect that had on their relationship.

Five Things You Should Know About Caring for a Loved One

Caring for an ill family member can be a tall order. Although care giving can be one of life's rewarding experiences, the role comes with enormous responsibilities and pressures. Pfizer's Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, shares five tips to support you in your care giving role. The development of a caregiver team, knowing and using your resources and taking time out for yourself are just a few things that can help you navigate your care giving journey.

National Poison Prevention Week

Important tips to prevent and treat exposure to poisonous substances.

Tips for Stocking Your Medicine Cabinet This Spring

Spring is here and it's time to shift over your medicine cabinet for the season. Toss out what's old and make room for new. National beauty and wellness correspondent, Stacy Cox shares what to stock up on.

Can LSD Be Good For You?

The first LSD study conducted on patients in 40 years has revealed the drug has lasting therapeutic effects when it comes to anxiety. Should LSD be reconsidered in medical circles?

How LSD Can Help With Anxiety And Mental Health Issues

Ricky is joined by a panel of experts who weigh in on how LSD may actually be able to help people with anxiety and mental health issues.

Can LSD Actually Be Good For You?

Rick Doblin joins Ricky to talk about why LSD may actually have positive effects on the human body.

Chef Alex Reznik on the California Glove Law

A new California law requires all food service workers, including chefs and bartenders, to wear gloves at all times. Chef Alex Reznik weighs in on why this well-intentioned law may fall short of protecting consumers.

The Health Hazards of Sitting

Spending most of the day sitting can cause more than stiffness. It may increase the risk of heart disease, diabetes, and premature death, even if you exercise regularly. Find out why and what you can do about it.

Avoidng the Sunday Blues

Got the Sunday blues? Learn why you shouldn't give in and how you should be spending your Sunday.

Manic Mondays Increases Heart Attacks Risks

Did you manage your stress over the weekend? If not, you could be at risk for a fatal heart attack. The Doctors explain why stress levels are at the highest on Monday morning, and what you can do to chill out.

New York City's Rat-Infested Restaurant Map?

Could you unknowingly be dining with rodents? The Doctors discuss a new interactive map of New York City that shows residents which restaurants may have a rat problem.

Shocking Source of Earache

A 48-year-old woman who had worn a hearing aid for many years was recently admitted to the E.R. for a severe earache. When her hearing aid was removed, the startling source of her pain was revealed. Find out what was discovered inside her ear canal!

How Do You Protect Yourself From Medical Mistakes?

Pharmacies can make mistakes, how can you protect yourself?

Why It's Hard To Go To The Doctor When You're Bisexual

March is Bisexual Health Awareness Month, an effort to raise the profile of the unique mental health & well-being issues facing bisexuals. So, why do bisexuals have a higher suicide rate than their gay counterparts & what can doctors do about it?

Bisexual Health: The Worst Of The LGBTs

March is Bisexual Health Awareness Month, an effort to raise the profile of the unique mental health & well-being issues facing bisexuals. So, why do bisexuals have a higher suicide rate than their gay counterparts & what can doctors do about it?

Dangerous Male Drug Trend

A new party drug cocktail is sending increasing numbers of men to the emergency room. E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains how this dangerous combination affects the body.

Natural Remedies for Car Sickness

Family medicine physician Dr. Rachael Ross shares natural remedies for car sickness.

Do Casinos Pump Oxygen and Pheromones Into the Air?

The Doctors tackle the rumor that Las Vegas casinos pump oxygen and pheromones into the air to keep gamblers alert and stimulated. Is this true?

High-Tech Pillow for Improved Sleep

Suffering from a lack of sleep? Family medicine physician Dr. Rachael Ross explains how the Sleepow memory foam pillow equipped with an embedded sound machine and mp3 player can help you get a better night's rest.

How Much Sleep Do You Really Need Before Driving?

How much sleep do you really need before getting behind the wheel? Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears has the answer.

30 Minutes of Activity Can Help You Live Longer

Want to add years to your life? Get off the couch. Integrative medical specialist Robin Miller, MD, explains that being active for just 30 minutes, five times a week, could cut your mortality risk.

A Mother's Quest to Save Her Son

Mother, Jenn Mcnary, fights to get both of her sons eligible for medical treatment of Duchenne, but the FDA won'y approve the drug quick enough.

Can Doctors Be Taught How to Talk to Patients

Join the discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D, child & adolescent psychologist, about the need for improved doctor-patient communication.

Does Sleeping In Once a Week Help You Catch Up Lost Sleeping Hours?

True or False: Naps help you sleep at night. Exercise is a good sleep aid. Sleeping in makes up for sleep loss.

Tylenol Troubles: 150 Americans Die Yearly from Acetaminophen Overdose

It's one of the most popular pain medicines in the U.S., but every year 150 Americans die from accidently taking too much acetaminophen. Before you reach for another pill, find out how much is too much when it comes to taking Tylenol

2014 Goals: Stick to Your New Years Resolutions

Lose weight? Go to the gym? Stop smoking? Whatever it is you promised yourself you would do this year, we have ways that will help you reach your goals.

Strategies for Keeping Caregivers Healthy

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork shares healthy tips for caregivers, featured in The Doctors ' latest HealthSmart column in USA Weekend magazine.

Apps That Help Users Sleep

Health care professionals recommend that people get between seven and eight hours of sleep every night, but 40% of Americans get less than seven. A few mobile apps are designed to help users go to bed and increase their amount of sleep.

Meal Challenge: Family Drops Thousands of Calories for a Week

Rachael Ray is challenging two families to trade routines and see what happens! One keeps a strict, veggie-packed diet while the other thinks they don't have the time to eat healthy and has always opted for higher-calorie takeout. See what they learn from trying each other's choices for a week.

U.S. Healthcare Ranking

The Doctors respond to a distressing report that ranked the United States healthcare system one of the lowest among the developed nations in the world. Hear their views on how to best improve the healthcare system in America.

Power of an Hour

Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, chief medical officer for Pfizer, shares the power of an hour. Learn how you can improve your health in just 60 minutes.

Daylight Saving Time Survival Guide

Thing losing an hour of sleep is no big deal? Not so, say experts, who suggest these great tips for getting your internal clock back on track.

When Should You Call 911?

We've all been taught to call 9-1-1 when distressed, but what constitutes a true emergency?

National Doctors Day!

Lifestyle expert Moll Anderson shares a special surprise with The Doctors.

Tummy Grumble Meanings

Craving something sweet or spicy? Learn the health secrets your hunger pangs reveal!

Daylight Saving Time Tips

Sleep specialist Dr. Raj Dasgupta shares secrets to survive 'springing forward.' Plus, how to have a perfect nap!

5 Easy Ways to Fight Fatigue

Just say no to more caffeeine and yes to these simple tips for improving your energy.

The Risks of Contaminated Stethoscopes

Are doctors' stethoscopes more contaminated with bacteria than their hands?

Organ Rationing: Your Location May Determine Your Survival Chances

Today more than 119,000 people in the United States are waiting for an organ transplant. We've discovered it's not just how sick you are, but where you live that determines if patients will get the organ they so desperately need.

Mom Suffers Stroke After Giving Birth

Learn how a pregnancy complication caused one woman to suffer a severe stroke after giving birth. See her inspirational story of survival and the incredible progress she's made on her road to recovery.

Which Masks Are Best at Blocking Air Pollution?

Chinese cities are frequently plagued with high levels of air-pollution, making a good face mask a necessity. Writer Debra Bruno tells Michael Arnold what to look for when buying a mask.

Attempted Murder by Feces?

The Doctors weigh in on what a nurse allegedly attempted to put in her husband's IV bag.

Why Do We Hiccup?

Why do we hiccup? See if this question can stump Dr. Charlotte Grayson.

Man's Gift Launches Chain Reaction

After Harry Damon's son, Nick, died in a snowmobiling accident, the 55-year-old firefighter struggled for a way to honor him. After getting in touch with the National Kidney Registry, Harry decided to give the ultimate gift: his own living kidney to a complete stranger. Learn the inspiring stories behind the life-saving chain reaction Harry launched.

Paying It Forward with a Kidney

After Harry Damon's son, Nick, died in a snowmobiling accident, the 55-year-old firefighter struggled for a way to honor him. After getting in touch with the National Kidney Registry, Harry decided to give the ultimate gift: his own living kidney to a complete stranger.

Meet the Donors and the Recipients in the Kidney Chain

After Harry Damon's son, Nick, died in a snowmobiling accident, the 55-year-old firefighter struggled for a way to honor him. After getting in touch with the National Kidney Registry, Harry decided to give the ultimate gift: his own living kidney to a complete stranger. The Doctors meet more than a dozen donors and recipients in the Nick Damon Memorial Chain.

How a Kidney Chain Works

After Harry Damon's son, Nick, died in a snowmobiling accident, the 55-year-old firefighter struggled for a way to honor him. After getting in touch with the National Kidney Registry, Harry decided to give the ultimate gift: his own living kidney to a complete stranger. UCLA's kidney exchange program director Dr. Jeffrey Veale explains how a kidney chain works. And, learn about recent advances in kidney surgery.

Can Your Toes Predict Your Personality?

According to the ancient Chinese and Indian practice of foot reading, your toes may reveal aspects of your personality. Find out what secrets your feet may be exposing!

7 Surefire Ways to Pump Up Your Willpower

Brigitte Kali offers you seven great suggestions to set goals and reach them.

Repairing a Below-the-Belt Injury

Male urethral and penile reconstructive surgeon Dr. Joel Gelman explains the surgery he performed to repair Chris' torn urethra.

Skateboarding Dangers: Chris' Urethra Tear

Professional skateboarder Chris Swanson, 36, is used to the bumps and bruises that go along with his profession, but he was wholly unprepared for the mortifying injury he sustained during a stunt. While performing a routine trick on a makeshift ramp and handrail, a wrong move sent him flying several feet into the air before slamming his groin on a metal rail, tearing his urethra.

NASA Technology Offers Alternative to Traditional Physical Therapy

It's hard to get back on your feet when you can't put weight on your legs, but now NASA technology is allowing for some out of this world rehabbing. Taking a walk on the anti-gravity treadmill is the new alternative in physical therapy.

American Exercise Habits Are Pretty Embarrassing

The exercise habits of the average American are appalling, according to a study recently published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

Doctors Driven to Bankruptcy

Join the discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D, child & adolescent psychologist, about the issue of financing for doctors through medicare and medicaid.

The Willy Wonka Of Weed: Ontario's Newest Medicinal Marijuana Factory

Huffington Post Canada's Sunny Freeman visits Tweedy, a brand new medicinal marijuana facility in Smith Falls, Ontario.

The Willy Wonka Of Weed: Ontario's Newest Medicinal Marijuana Factory

Huffington Post Canada's Sunny Freeman visits Tweedy, a brand new medicinal marijuana facility in Smith Falls, Ontario.

Pregnant Woman Loses Unborn Son to Drunk Driver

Colorado mom Heather Surovik was days away from giving birth when she was hit by a drunk driver, resulting in the death of her unborn son, Brady. The driver at fault, who was a repeat DUI offender, pleaded guilty to two counts of felony vehicular assault and driving under the influence but under the current Colorado law, he could not be prosecuted for murder, because Brady was not considered a person.

Blue Light Phototherapy for Jaundice

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears explains what causes jaundice in babies, and shows how blue light phototherapy treats the condition.

Surviving a Burn Accident

On September 26, 2013, 23-year-old Tatiana's life was forever changed when an accidental flash explosion from a bonfire set her ablaze. Tatiana recounts her harrowing story of survival, and explains the physical and emotional challenges she now faces.

Laser Treatment for Kidney Stones

Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman demonstrates how fiber optic laser technology is used to disintegrate kidney stones.

At-Home Teeth Whitening Device

Aesthetic dentist Dr. Jonathan B. Levine demonstrates how the GLO Brilliant Personal Teeth Whitening Device works to get a glowing smile.

Cutting-Edge Laser Hair Removal

Celebrity skin care specialist "Nurse Jamie" performs a cutting-edge laser treatment to zap away unwanted hair on one man's feet.

Living with Severe Burn Scars

Twenty-three-year-old Tatiana's life was forever changed when an accidental flash explosion from a bonfire set her ablaze. Tatiana explains how her injuries and resulting skin grafts have left her with a limited range of motion in her neck and lips. Plus, learn the difference between first, second and third-degree burns.

Mystery Butt Bump

Proctologist Dr. David Rosenfeld examines a woman with a mysterious bump on her backside. Find out what it is and whether you could be at risk.

The Doctors' Confessions

Our Docs are divulging their most mortifying secrets. Find out who hasn't had a pap smear in more than four years! Plus, one of The Doctors accidentally pooped their pants while driving to the airport. Can you guess who?

The Top 5 Weight Loss Surgeries

Rachel McNeil spoke with a surgeon about five weight loss surgeries and the best candidates for each.

Later School Start Times Could Help Students

A new study on adolescent sleep deprivation shows a later school start time could help students' education.

Flatulence Friends and Foes

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears and urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman break down your flatulence friends and foes to help reduce your risk of breaking wind at an inopportune time.

Which Is Worse: Sleeping on Dirty Sheets Vs. Drying with Dirty Towels?

Which is worse? Drying off with dirty towels or sleeping on dirty sheets?

Finding Help with the Doctor on Demand App

Family medicine physician and sexologist Dr. Rachael Ross and pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears show a woman how the new Doctor on Demand app can help her find a solution for a lingering cough!

Could Too Much Anesthesia Cause Suicide?

Did too much anesthesia play a role in the recent death of a woman? What you need to know before undergoing an elective procedure.

Valentine's Day Health Tips

The Doctors share tips for a happier, healthier Valentine's Day.

Best Way to Remove Ear Wax

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears shares the best way to get rid of excess ear wax.

What's the Sweatiest Part of Your Body?

Which body part creates the most toxic sweat? E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork has the answer.

All About Stomach Acid

Did you know that the acid in your stomach could dissolve a razor blade? Learn how the body protects against this acid eating away at your stomach.

Secrets Your Saliva Can Reveal

Smokers beware: Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman divulges the secrets your saliva can reveal.

Secrets Your Blood Can Reveal

Blood is perhaps the most vital fluid in our bodies. Learn how it works, and hear how doctors may be able to predict a heart attack from a blood sample.

What Is Sputum?

Find out when you should worry about the phlegm your body is producing.

Urine: What's Normal?

Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman shares everything you need to know about your urine.

Soothe Stress with Laughter, Tea, and Qi-Gong

Need to relax? Stress can cause a host of health problems, but there are some proven ways to find relief. In this video, Michael Roizen, MD, explains how laughter, black tea, certain scents and chi-gong, a martial art, can help drive stress away.

6 Natural Back Pain-Relief Techniques

Dealing with back pain is well a pain. But alternative therapies like acupuncture, massage, yoga and herbal therapy may relieve your symptoms. In this video, Robin Miller, MD, reveals what other alternative medicine techniques work.

Reasons Why Americans Are Not Getting Enough Sleep

About two-thirds of Americans say they're not getting enough sleep at night. The reason why may be right in front of them literally! From computers and televisions to cell phones and digital alarm clocks, we live in a world where we are flooded with light after the sun sets.

Find Your Purpose to Strengthen Your Mind

Want the secret to better brain health as you age? Have a sense of purpose. In one study, older adults with a strong sense of purpose were less likely to develop Alzheimer's disease, explains Robin Miller, MD.

The Silent Disease That Millions of Americans Don't Know They Have

One in nine Americans suffer from Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and don't even know it. This silent killer often affects people with untreated high blood pressure and diabetes. Find out if you're at risk and when you can do to prevent CKD.

#Cheknominate: Coppafeel! Want You To Check Your Boobs

#CHEKNOMINATE: Breast cancer awareness charity Coppafeel! believe that knowing your boobs could save your life. They encourage 18-30 year olds to check their breasts regularly for signs and symptoms of breast cancer.

Male Grooming Trends Rated

Men: Are your grooming habits hot ... or not? The female Docs weigh in on male fashion and hygiene trends.

Is It a Fever?

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains why it's important to know your baseline body temperature.

Your Mattress Really Impacts Your Sleep

HuffPost's Third Metric seeks to redefine success beyond money and power. As part of our ongoing series, we talk to Dr. Robert Oexman about how our mattress can influence our health and sleep.

3 Ways You're Probably Washing Your Hands Wrong

Think you know how to wash your hands? Chances are you're doing it wrong. Reporter Monica Robins visits the handwashing lab of a company that makes soaps and sanitizers for a few tips.

Are the "Sunday Night Blues" Real?

Monday mornings -- many of us are in the "recovery" phase after dealing with what some are calling the "Sunday Night Blues." It's that achy, depressing feeling we get when we realize the weekend is over, and the work week is beginning again soon!

How My Wife And I Became Closer, From Rosie O'Donnell

Rosie O'Donnell shares how she and her wife became closer after they both dealt with health issues. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on

Tips to Combat Dry Skin

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork shares tips for protecting your skin during winter, featured in 'The Doctors' latest article in USA Weekend HealthSmart column.

Man Has Been Donating Blood for 40 Years

A 70-year-old Michigan man has been donating blood since he was a teenager. That adds up to about 30 gallons of blood donated and hundreds of lives saved.

Have Your Health Insurance Deductibles Increased?

The new year has been bringing higher health insurance deductibles for patients checking into the doctor's office or emergency room. Bob Hansen explains why you could be shelling out more for your healthcare plan in 2014.

How to Keep Safe in Winter Weather

The Doctors share vital tips for staying safe during inclement winter weather.

The Addictive Nature of Heroin

Intervention specialist Ken Seeley discusses the alarming number of heroin-related deaths in the U.S. and the warning signs of heroin addiction. Plus, why it's imperative for an addict's family to be involved in the rehabilitation process.

CVS Pharmacy's Anti-Tobacco Policy

The Doctors weigh in on CVS Pharmacy's new policy prohibiting the sale of tobacco products in their stores.

Hospital Secrets Exposed

Two registered nurses expose hidden hospital secrets that every patient needs to know.

Heroin Addiction in America

Following the tragic death of Academy Award-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, The Doctors discuss the alarming surge of heroin addiction in the U.S.

Night Time Health and Beauty Habits

Find out which health and beauty habits you're better off doing at night.

Three Mistakes Doctors Often Make

Learn about three common medical mistakes your physician may be guilty of making.

Health Secrets Your Reflection Can Reveal

What's your reflection really revealing? See how your eyes, ears, nose and neck could be pointing out potential health problems!

Home Remedies That Help You Skip the Doctor

Do you have allergies, achy joints or acne? These are all common conditions that account for thousands of doctors visits every year.

New App Helps Turn Ordinary Citizens Into Emergency First Responders

When an emergency strikes, many people feel helpless. A new app allows you to spring into action.

How to Survive an Impaling

Hear how one man survived a nail to the heart. Plus, Dr. Travis describes what you should do if you accidentally impale yourself.

How to Stop a Cheek Biting Habit

Family medicine physician and sexologist Dr. Rachael Ross offers strategies to help one woman curb her cheek-biting habit, which she says is causing wrinkles around her mouth.

Which Is Worse: Holding in Urine or Stools?

Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman weighs in on whether holding in urine is worse than holding in a bowel movement.

Which Is Worse: Popping a Pimple or Picking a Scab?

Which is worse: popping a pimple or picking a scab? Family medicine physician and sexologist Dr. Rachael Ross has the answer.

How to Properly Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinet

Spring is quickly approaching which means it's time to clean and get organized. When doing your spring cleaning this year it's important to properly dispose of old health products or expired medication sitting in your medicine cabinet.

Medicine Cabinet Makeover

When was the last time you gave your medicine cabinet a serious makeover? National beauty correspondent Stacy Cox, shares how to revamp and clean it out, plus tips on two important household must-haves.

The Benefits of Organ Donation

Jim, 43, and his wife, Jennie, have been searching for a kidney donor for Jim, but with no luck. The couple decided to build a kidney made of snow in their front yard, accompanied by a sign that states: "Kidney Wanted." They join The Doctors to discuss the benefits of organ donation.

3 Major Health Threats for Men

Millions of men become ill or die each year from these threats. Find out what tops the lists and how you can protect yourself.

A Couple Made a Snow Kidney as a Plea for Donor

Jim, 43, and his wife, Jennie, have been searching for a kidney donor for Jim, but with no luck. Learn what motivated the couple to build a kidney made of snow in their front yard.

Electronic Medical Record Is a Dirty Word to Many Doctors

Child and adolescent psychologist Steven Sussman, Ph.D, explains why many doctors object to the use of electronic health records.

Woman Hasn't Used Shampoo in 5 Years

Jackie says she hasn't washed her hair with shampoo in five years. Learn how Jackie takes her care of her hair without conventional cleaners.

Pulmonary Rehab: Healing with Music

Playing a musical instrument can be fun, but for people with lung problems it can also offer health benefits. See how one man convinced his doctor to make his favorite pastime a form of therapy

How to Survive the Cold in Sub-Zero Weather

The Best Ways to Protect Your Health in Sub-Zero Weather

USA Weekend: Tips for Weekend Athletes

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork shares tips to stay safe during weekend workouts from The Doctors' latest USA Weekend HealthSmart column.

The Secret to Reduce Bloating

A hot bath can be relaxing, but could adding Epsom salt to your soothing soak help reduce bloating?

Dr. Sears Shares His Weight Loss Story

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears discusses his own weight loss journey and how it motivated him to share his story with others.

Epsom Salt Treatment Results

The Doctors ask an audience member to try an Epsom salt bath, a beauty treatment that actress Jennifer Lawrence reportedly uses to reduce bloating before events. See the results of a 20-minute soak.

Dr. Art Markman Gives Tips on Living a Sustainable Life

Dr. Art Markman sits down with co-hosts JD and Rebecca to talk about his new book "Smart Change", which is all about learning how to live a sustainable lifestyle.

Reduce Your Chance of Stroke

According to the American Heart Association, certain risk factors can increase a person's risk of having a stroke. Understanding your personal risk factors and learning to manage those that are under your control can help you prevent a stroke. Dr. Travis Stork (The Doctors) and Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, Chief Medical Officer of Pfizer, share ways in which you can lower your risk.

Why Your Body Physically Reacts to Stress

Stress affects us all. Whether dealing with financial problems, disciplining your kids or trying to make a deadline at work, stress is everywhere and can take a toll on your body and overall health. The Doctors' Dr. Travis Stork and Pfizer Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall sit down to discuss the physical reactions caused by stress.

How Sugar Affects Urination

Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman explains that excessive sugar consumption, especially refined white sugar, can have a myriad of negative health consequences, including frequent urination. Learn how.

Does Urine Therapy Work?

The Doctors weigh in on the effectiveness of urine therapy. Should you try it?

Deborah's Successful Experience with Urine Therapy

Deborah explains how she discovered urine therapy and how it has helped her get her life back.

How Sleeping Can Heal Your Heart

Laura Schocker, Dr. Michael Grandner and Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum join HuffPost Live to discuss how sleeping can heal your heart.

How To Kick Your Snooze Button Habit

We'd be lying if we said it wasn't tempting to hit snooze. Considering around 35 percent of us get fewer than seven hours of sleep a night, who wouldn't want just a few more minutes of undisturbed slumber?

Would the Doctors See a Hot Doc?

The Doctors weigh in on whether getting examined by a good-looking doctor might be an issue for some patients. Learn about E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork's experiences with female patients while on duty. Plus, would he let family medicine physician and sexologist Dr. Rachael Ross or OB/GYN Dr. Jennifer Ashton examine him?

How to Stay Safe in the Cold

Too much time in the cold weather can hurt you regardless of what you wear.

Sensitive Skin Calming Toner

Jess makes a natural toner that calms down red blotchy skin naturally.

I Lost Weight: Scott Sewell

Each week HuffPost Healthy Living and HuffPost Live team up to bring you Motivational Monday, where we feature inspirational stories of dramatic weight loss and life-altering discipline. This week, Scott Sewell shares how he lost 140 pounds!

Sitting for 5 Hours Is Equivalent to Smoking Over a Pack of Cigarettes

Bestselling author and Steve Jobs' doctor, David Agus says movement is medicine.

A Dog Could Be Your Heart's Best Friend

Dr. Martin D. Fried MD, fellowships: Hospital For Sick Kids, Toronto - Pediatric Nutrtion & Babies Hospital,Columbia Presbyterian Med Ctr, NY - Pediatric Gastroenterology, talks about the benefits of having a dog.

Justin Bieber's DUI Arrest

Executive editor of Richard Ayoub joins The Doctors to give the scoop on the latest celebrity health headlines. Hear details on pop star Justin Bieber's arrest for DUI.

Victims of Sperm Switch at Fertility Clinic

For couples struggling to conceive, artificial insemination can be a dream come true, but for one couple, their dream became a nightmare when they discovered that their daughter's actual biological father was a former felon who worked at the fertility clinic where she was conceived. It remains unknown whether he switched out sperm donors' samples with his own on more than one occasion. (Part 2)

Sperm Switch at Fertility Clinic

Twenty years after having a child via artificial insemination, one couple discovered that their daughter's actual biological father was a former felon who worked at the fertility clinic where she was conceived. Hear how the family has reacted since learning the shocking news. (Part 1)

Contaminated Spices

The U.S. imports more than 80 percent of its spices, and alarming research from the FDA revealed that roughly 7 percent of them were tainted with salmonella. Learn about the safety protocols that have been put in place to help reduce the risk of contamination. Plus, the best ways to safeguard against foodborne illness.

Managing Cold and Flu Symptoms

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork shares tips for treating cold and flu symptoms from the The Doctors ' latest article in USA Weekend 's HealthSmart column.

How to Sit Healthy At An Office Job

A physical therapist demonstrates "the right way" to work at the office to keep your body healthy.

Is Post-Workout Hunger Increasing Your Calorie Count?

Despite the fact that a tough workout might make you want to eat enough for a family of four, your exercise routine probably isn't making you consume extra calories, according to a new research review.

Fitness Trackers And Sleep: How Accurate Are They?

Many fitness trackers measure not only the number of steps you take every day and the calories you burn, but also your sleep habits, with some trackers even claiming to measure the time you spend in each stage of sleep.

These Jobs Have The Most Obese Employees

The transportation, moving, cleaning, truck-driving, protective services and building services industries have the highest prevalence of obesity, according to a study of people in Washington state.

'I Will Survive': How Music Affects the Brain

In her book, We Will Survive, Gloria Gaynor shares 40 true stories about survivors who have found comfort, hope and courage through the power of her hit song, I Will Survive. Neurologist and music therapist Dr. Mark Tramo explains how music helps improve your physical and emotional well-being.

The Awesome Effects of Music

Want to be more relaxed, have a better memory, and have more control over your emotions? Find out how music affects multiple parts of your brain and your life.

Text Alert: Texting While Walking Is Dangerous

Australian researchers used motion-capture technology to measure how people walk while texting.

How Exercise Helps You Prevent Cancer

to prevent cancer? Exercise! In this Health Smarts video, fitness expert Mike Clark, DPT, explains how exercise and everyday physical activity cuts your risk of colon and other types of cancer risk by up to 15%.

Relieve Stress with a Hug

Ever just want a hug? It turns out, a little human contact can do more than boost your mood. In this video, Barbara Ficarra, RN, talks about how a hug can reduce stress in people both before and after a difficult time.

A Surprising Key to Happiness

Taking a stand for something can boost your happiness. The stronger someone's activism is the better they felt, according to research. In this video, Barbara Ficarra, RN, discusses why having passion for a cause can improve your mood.

4 Fast and Easy Ways to De-Stress

Eating a banana or smooching a loved one, these are just a few ways to lower your stress level this holiday season

Obesity & The African-American Woman

Four out of five African-American women are overweight and a Columbia University study found that one in four black women will likely die of obesity-related diseases. It's not just due to socioeconomic factors. We look at what's behind the epidemic.

Shame: Just What The Doctor Ordered

A new study shows that 26% of women and 15% of men say they've been shamed by a doctor for everything from weight to sex to hygiene. But research suggests that shaming doesn't work, so why are docs still doing it?

4 Ways to Boost Your Motivation Right Now

Wanna quit smoking? Lose weight? Here, expert advice on the best ways to create new behaviors that bring about lasting change.

Tips for Cutting Costs on Prescriptions

More than 4 billion prescriptions are filled every year in the U.S.; however, recent reports show that 1 in 4 Americans are not filling prescriptions because the medications cost too much. Learn about an online resource that could help you save money on your meds.

How 3D Printing Works

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears tours a 3D printing facility at the University of Michigan. See how the cutting-edge technology creates exact replicas of his nose and brain! Plus, learn about the groundbreaking medical applications that 3D printing holds for the future.

3D Printing Helps Save Child's Life

See how doctors at the University of Michigan used 3D printing to render a customized, life-saving stint for a young child with a rare tracheal disorder.

New Year's Resolutions

The Doctors share their top tips to keep you healthy in the new year. Plus, learn how to prevent an injury during a workout!

Five Health Secrets Your Lips Reveal

They pucker, they pout, and they point out problems! OB/GYN Dr. Jennifer Ashton divulges five health secrets your lips can reveal.

The Docs Bust a Move

Watch as E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork and pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears get inspired by The Treadmill Guy and bust a move on a treadmill.

Treadmill Dancing

Internet sensation "The Dancing Treadmill Guy," Marcus, stops by to demonstrate how he dropped two pant sizes!

Surprising Reasons for a Fever

The Doctors share surprising reasons for a fever. Plus, when should you worry?

What Is Toe Cheese?

The dreaded "toe cheese": Learn where it comes from and how to get rid of it.

What To Do If Your Toenail Falls Off

Learn what you should do if a toenail falls off. And, how long will it take to grow back?

Jimmy Carter Announces Major Disease On Brink Of Eradication

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter joins HuffPost Live from The Carter Center in Atlanta to make a major announcement in the field of public health

Sophie Uliano's Homemade Mouthwash

If bad breath is a problem or a concern for you, start breathing a sigh of relief! Sophie Uliano has an assortment of solutions to improve your digestion and remedies for freshening your breath.

Time For Yourself? But How?

HuffPost's Third Metric seeks to redefine success beyond money and power. We know that taking time to focus on our mental and physical health is important, but why does taking that time always come with a side of guilt?

Bizarre in the ER: The Risks of a Serious Infection

E.R. physician Dr. Armand Dorian shares the story of an overweight man who came into the emergency department with what he thought was an ingrown toenail and ended up with an amputated foot. Learn the importance of good foot care.

How a Spa Trip Ended in Surgery

E.R. physician Dr. Armand Dorian shares the story of how one man's trip to the spa ended in a 3-hour surgery. Learn which trendy spa treatment you may want to avoid.

Staying Up Late Vs. Sleeping In

Learn whether sleeping in can help or hinder your health. Plus, is it worse than staying up late?

How To Live A Longer Life

Are coffee and wine actually good for you? INSIDE EDITION sat down Dr. David Agus who offers some surprising tips on how to live a longer and healthier life.

Good Morning Workout Video

Former football star Tony Gonzalez shows you the easiest exercises to help tackle the slopes or the beach this winter

Kidney Donors and Recipients Share Their Gratitude

Dr. Jeffrey Veale, Director of the UCLA Kidney Transplantation Exchange Program helps to raise awareness for paying it forward through the selfless act of kidney donation. Altruistic kidney donor Harry Damon shares his story of how his donation started a ripple-effect saving the lives of numerous strangers.

Alpine Blitz Workout Video

Former football star Tony Gonzalez shows you the easiest exercises to help tackle the slopes or the beach this winter

Essential Sports Protection Gear to Protect Your Private Parts

Find out which two body parts need the most protection while playing football.

Coffee Vs. Sex: Which Would You Rather Give Up?

If given the choice, would you rather give up coffee or sex for a year? The Doctors explain the health benefits of both and share their answers.

What Will ADHD Medication Do to a Person Without ADHD?

Join the discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D, child & adolescent psychologist, about the effects of adhd medication on people who do not suffer from the disorder.

Treating a Curve "Down There"

Urologist Dr. Aaron Spitz explains a new treatment to correct a curvature in the penis. Could it work for you?

What Causes a Curve "Down There"?

Urologist Dr. Aaron Spitz joins The Doctors to describe what causes a curvature in a penis.

7 Minute Workout: Perfect For Anyone on the Go

Former football star Tony Gonzalez shows you the easiest exercises to help tackle the slopes or the beach this winter

The Perfect Time for Wellness

HuffPost's Third Metric seeks to redefine success beyond money and power. As part of our ongoing series, Dr. Pamela Peeke joins us to discuss her best advice for well-being and health in 2014.

Now is the Perfect Time to Prioritize Health

HuffPost's Third Metric seeks to redefine success beyond money and power. As part of our ongoing series, Dr. Pamela Peeke joins us to discuss her best advice for well-being and health in 2014.

Acupuncture After Surgery

A California doctor is using an alternative form of pain management for surgery patients... acupuncture. And it's working.

Sales of Counterfeit Prescription Drugs Have Skyrocketed

Sales of counterfeit prescription drugs soared to $75 billion last year. Monica Robins has an in-depth look at how these dangerous drugs can easily make it into your home's medicine cabinet.

4 Fixes to Stop Snoring

Snoring can range from mild to life-threatening, so it's important to try to minimize or solve the issue when possible. Robin Miller, MD, talks in this video about the types of snoring and how to prevent or manage it.

Belgium Passes Euthanasia Allowance for Terminally Ill Children

Dr. Steven Sussman, Ph.D, child & adolescent psychologist in a discussion about the Belgian legislation that allows euthanasia for terminally ill children.

Healthy Tips for the New Year

'The Doctors' has an exciting partnership with USA Weekend magazine as the exclusive medical contributors to its weekly HealthSmart column. E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork shares tips from the latest article, which focuses on strategies for improving your health in the new year.

Why Picking a Theme for 2014 Is Better Than New Year's Resolutions

It always sounds like a good idea -- quit smoking, lose 10 pounds, spend more time with the ones you love -- but are specific resolutions holding you back? We're talking trends in thematic life changes for 2014, and what could work for you.

Acupuncture Helps Alleviate Breast Cancer Treatment Side Effects

Acupuncture helps alleviate side effects of drugs commonly prescribed to treat breast cancer, study finds.

Surgeons Perform First Artificial Heart Transplant In France

The prosthetic heart was designed by French company Carmat, using tissue from biological sources like cows in an effort to reduce the likelihood of rejection by the host.

HIP Medical Identification on Your Smartphone Could Save Your Life

Seconds can save lives during a medical emergency. Find out how the same technology that allows people to instantly share pictures and videos from their smartphones is also helping save lives.

Emergency Action Plan Tips

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears shares important tips for creating an emergency action plan with your child.

Drug-Resistant E. Coli

A dangerous strain of E. coli called H30-Rx is believed to be responsible for 1.5 million urinary tract infections and tens of thousands of deaths each year in the U.S. Is the overuse of antibiotics creating a global health threat?

7 Ways To Save Your Skin This Winter

Let's face it: winter can wreak havoc on our skin, leaving it dry, chapped and looking dull. That's why Dr. Doris Day is here to share the seven ways to keep yours soft and smooth from head to toe this season!

Winterize Your Skin!

Let's face it: winter can wreak havoc on our skin, leaving it dry, chapped and looking dull. That's why Dr. Doris Day is here to share the seven ways to keep yours soft and smooth from head to toe this season!

Doc Dish: Dr. Travis' Health Quirk

Find out E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork's unusual health quirk.

The Importance of Taking Responsibility for Your Personal Health

While it is unclear as of yet how effective the new health care law will be, or how it may change and evolve as time goes on, The Doctors emphasize the importance of taking responsibility for your personal health and understanding your options.

How to Relieve Holiday Stress

What simple trick can you do at home to relieve headache and sinus pressure?

The Effects of Music on Your Brain

Christmas carol overload? Learn what music does for your brain and how to deal with others' tastes in tunes.

You Can Burn HOW MANY Calories During Sex?

Nancy is joined by Antony Karelis to discuss a study that aimed to find out just how many calories are burned during sexual activity.

Professor: Sex An Added Bonus To Your Workout Routine

Nancy finds out whether or not sex can replace a typical workout routine.

'Untold Stories of the ER': Funny ER Doctor

This ER doctor uses humor to cut through tension in the hospital.

Facility Treats the Community with Acupuncture

Christopher Gania treats his patients with acupuncture to help them heal, many of whom are Multiple Sclerosis patients.

Holiday Health Scares

It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but the holidays can also be dangerous. From depression to heart attacks, our experts explain the risks of the season and give tips on staying healthy.

Tips on How to Avoid Getting Sick from Author Gene Stone

Author Gene Stone shares the top tips for staying healthy.

Restart Project: Eat Healthy

Tracy Anderson shows how to add more greens to your diet by making a healthy kale smoothie.

Restart Project: Reward Yourself

Tracy Anderson gives pointers on when it is ok to give in to emotional cravings.

Restart Project: Life After Loss

Angela had 3 amazing children and then tragedy struck and she lost her oldest son to an accidental overdose. With the grief consuming her Angela had to find the strength to dig herself out of depression and she found it in the Karate studio that her children grew up in. Now she's ready to make peace with her loss in the studio where so many of her memories of him remain.

Got Low Back Pain? Never Stand This Way!

Low back pain is a common problem, but did you know that changing the way you stand could make a world of difference? Here are simple ways you can correct your posture to keep your back (and body) happy.

USA Weekend: Tips to Reduce Holiday Stress

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork shares tips to reduce your stress levels during the holidays in The Doctors' latest USA Weekend HealthSmart column.

Pioneering Surgery Lets Two Little Girls Walk

Two little girls avoided amputation and are able to walk thanks to a miraculous new surgical procedure. INSIDE EDITION has their story.

How Does Antibiotic Resistance Work?

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains what antibiotic resistance is and how it occurs due to the overuse of antibiotic medications.

Parents Discuss Infant's Rare Bone Disease

Andrew Huber was falsely accused of child abuse, until his wife, Bria found doctors who discovered a rare bone disorder in their little baby.

5 Simple Steps to Avoid Jet Lag

Feeling 'off' after a long flight? Here are 5 proven ways to get your mind and body back in the right time zone.

Contact Lens Effectively Delivers Glaucoma Medication

In the future, medication to treat eye diseases like glaucoma could be dispensed from a contact lens, new research suggests.

House Calls Can Bring Medical Costs Down

Dr. Nancy Snyderman reports on a novel approach to bringing medical costs down. It involves a variation on the once-common practice of the house call.

Fun Decorating Tricks For The Kids Table, from Sandra Lee

Sandra lee talks about table schemes and activities for the kids table, part of the series Mondays With Marlo for

Jack Osbourne On MS Diagnosis: I Had A Pity Party, Then I Took Action

Jack Osbourne joins Caroline to discuss how he reacted when he was diagnosed with MS.

The Dangers Of Chronic Migraines

The pain of a single migraine headache last hours, sometimes even days, and can result in physical, mental and emotional side effects. We discuss what can be done and the warning signs of long-term issues.

The Dangers And Pain Of Chronic Migraines

The pain of a single migraine headache last hours, sometimes even days, and can result in physical, mental and emotional side effects. We discuss what can be done and the warning signs of long-term issues.

2014 Goals-Stick to Your New Year's Resolutions

Lose weight? Go to the gym? Stop smoking? Whatever it is you promised yourself you would do this year, we have ways that will help you reach your goals.

5 Simple Fixes for a More Successful New Year

Executive coach Karen Elizaga joins Lunch Break with five tangible, simple steps to truly better yourself and get ahead in the New Year. Photo: Getty Images.

How to Dress for Winter Workouts

Don't let cold weather keep you indoors. In this video, fitness expert Vonda Wright, MD, shares tips to bundle up for winter workouts.

Important Prostate Precautions for Men's Health

Chad, 41, says his dad was treated for prostate cancer. He learns what precautions he should take in light of his dad's diagnosis.

Undergoing a Prostate Screening

This video contains images of a graphic surgical procedure. Viewer discretion is advised. Is the man in your life at risk for prostate cancer? Learn the surprising answer when an audience member undergoes an in-studio prostate exam!

"Half-Ton Killer" Talks Incredible Weight Loss

INSIDE EDITION sits down with Myra Rosales who stars a TLC special about her 800 pound weight loss after weighing more than half-a-ton! Rosales talks about her incredible weight loss and recalls the time she was charged with capital murder. The charges were dropped.

Mysterious CRPS Condition Hits Home For INSIDE EDITION Reporter

A medical mystery is afflicting the son of INSIDE EDITION's Jim Moret that causes him agonizing pain.

Doctor Explains Mysterious CRPS Condition

CRPS, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, is a rare condition that causes chronic pain throughout a person's body. INSIDE EDITION sits down with Dr. Elliot Krane to find out more.

My Daughter Beat Cancer But Died From A Hospital Mistake

Christopher Jerry joins HuffPost Live to discuss his daughter, who beat cancer but later died from a mistake from a hospital.

My Son Died After Catching MRSA In A Hospital

Carole Moss joins HuffPost Live to discuss the death of her son, who caught MRSA while staying in a hospital.

My Son Is 14 Months Seizure-Free Thanks To Medical Marijuana

Heather Jackson joins HuffPost Live to talk about her son being seizure-free for 14-months due to medical marijuana.

The 'Remarkable Difference' Medical Marijuana Made In My Epileptic Daughter

Holli Brown joins HuffPost Live to discuss her epileptic daughter's use of medicinal marijuana.

Which Is Worse for You?: Drunk Driving Vs. Drunk Walking

The Doctors set the record straight on holding in your pee vs. using a dirty porta-potty, drunk driving vs. drunk walking and binge drinking vs. daily drinking. The answers may surprise you.

Bizarre Occurrences in the ER

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas? Not for one 80-year-old woman who came to the emergency room with something very strange lodged in a pretty private place. Plus, what did doctors find crawling in one man's ear?

How to Rid Your Washing Machine of Mold

Mold expert Samuel Dixon shares three tips to rid your washing machine of mold. Plus, find out what black mold can do to your health.

At-Home Test for Neck Pain

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork shares an at-home test you can use to determine whether your neck pain may indicate a serious problem.

Health Fears: Cell Phone Radiation, MRSA Infection, and Vaccine Scares

Do cell phones really cause brain tumors? And can the flu vaccine actually make you sick? Readers Digest Editor-in-chief Liz Vaccariello joins Dr. Travis to explain when a health headline should cause you to worry and when you can let it go.

Why Eating Spicy Food Can Affect Your Rear End

Do spicy foods give you a hot butt? Learn why hot sauces and peppers can lead to a burning sensation on the other end. Plus, what can you do to alleviate the pain, yet still enjoy your favorite foods?

How to Prevent Your Lungs from Burning While Running in Cold Weather

What can you do to prevent your lungs from burning when it's cold? And is it dangerous to exercise in cold weather?

Why Does It Burn When I Pee?

A Facebook fan wants to know: "Why does it burn when I pee?" Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears corrects a common misconception about urinary tract infections.

How to Perform a Self-Breast Exam

Breast surgeon Dr. Kristi Funk demonstrates how to perform a self-breast exam, which she recommends every woman do once a month. "You're looking for changes, something new," Dr. Funk says.

Five Daily Things You Could Be Doing Wrong

Chances are, your daily routines of brushing your teeth, shaving, washing your face and combing your hair are actually being done wrong. INSIDE EDITION speaks with Beauty editor, Jill Percia on how to do them right.

Soothe Stress with Laughter, Tea and Qi-Gong

Need to relax? Stress can cause a host of health problems, but there are some proven ways to find relief. In this video, Michael Roizen, MD, explains how laughter, black tea, certain scents and chi-gong, a martial art, can help drive stress away.

The Karaoke Cure: Sing Away Stress and Boost Self-Esteem

Don't shy away from that karaoke mic! In this video, Robin Miller, MD, reveals how singing - even if it's off-key - reduces stress and boosts your mood and memory.

How Video Games Keep You Young

Are you a video game fan? Keep playing -- it's good for your memory! In this video, Robin Miller, MD, reveals how playing video games are a fun anti-aging pursuit to help seniors sharpen their cognitive skills and prevent memory loss.

Deer Hunting Safety Tips

Tree stand falls can mean injury or death for hunters. Emily Longnecker spoke with an injured hunter about the one device that could've prevented his hospital visit.

Obamacare: The Importance of Learning from Mistakes

Dr. Steven Sussman, Ph.D, child & adolescent psychologist discusses the importance of learning from one's mistakes.

Fist Bumping Healthier Than Shaking Hands?

New research suggests the art of fist bumping may be cleaner than shaking hands.

Woman Raises Money to Find Answers for Mysterious Illness

It took years for a Louisiana woman to figure out what disease made her husband ill and eventually killed him. Now she wants to raise awareness and work hard to find a cure.

The Doctors' Check-in Challenge Winner, Week 3

This November, check in with The Doctors on TV and Twitter, and you could win $5,000 in "The Doctors Check-in Challenge!" See Dr. Travis surprise the third winner!

Treating a Dislocated Shoulder

Learn what you should do if you dislocate your shoulder.

Dr. Sears' Biopsy Results

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears visited gastroenterologist Dr. Jorge Rodriguez to undergo a routine colonoscopy. During the procedure, Dr. Rodriguez removed a polyp and sent it out for testing. Watch as Dr. Rodriguez reveals the results of the biopsy to Dr. Sears.

Colonoscopies Explained

Gastroenterologist Dr. Jorge Rodriguez explains how a colonoscopy is performed, and why it's safer if the patient is under anesthesia during the procedure.

A Hero's House Call

Physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist Dr. Ian Smith pays a visit to Clark, a man whose selfless act of bravery put him in harm's way and changed his life forever.

Discussing the JFK Assassination

It's been 50 years since the assassination of president John F. Kennedy. The Doctors are joined by former Parkland Hospital surgeon Dr. Ronald Jones, who shares his eyewitness account of that fateful day. Plus, could there have been more than one shooter? Forensic pathologist Dr. Cyril Wecht weighs in.

Brittany Murphy's Dad Speaks Out

Father of late actress Brittany Murphy, Angelo Bertolotti, and investigative reporter and family friend Julia Davis join The Doctors to discuss the toxicology report recently released from Murphy's hair samples, which showed elevated levels of metals, indicating the actress may have been poisoned.

New Toxicology Report on Actress' Death

The Doctors are joined by toxicology expert Dr. Michael Levine who offers his professional opinion of the new toxicology report issued for the late actress, Brittany Murphy. Murphy's father believes the results show his daughter may have been poisoned. Does Dr. Levine think the results are enough to warrant a reopening of the case?

USA Weekend: Treating GERD

The Doctors and USA Weekend explain what you need to know about gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).

Clark's Story

Meet Clark, a man whose selfless act of bravery put him in harm's way and changed his life forever.

How to Safely Remove Embedded Glass

Plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon demonstrates what to do with an embedded shard of glass.

4 Secrets to Taking a Real Power Nap

A little shut-eye can do wonders for powering you through the rest of the day. But be sure to follow these rules about how to do naps right.

Blending the Senses: Can a Medical Intuitive See Diseases?

What if you could see health problems before they are diagnosed? We introduce you to a man who claims he can diagnose your health by simply looking at you.

The Connection Between Our Brains And Our Guts

Dr. Roshini Raj and Nadya Andreeva join HuffPost Live to discuss why they feel that healthy digestion makes you happier and smarter.

The Importance of Being Earnest with Your Doctor

The information you share with your doctor is supposed to keep you healthy, but still many of you omit critical details, distort the truth, or flat out lie when questioned by your doctors. Find out what doctors say are the most common and potentially dangerous lies patients tell in the exam room.

Avoiding Toilet Trouble in Kids

The Doctors talk to Courtney and her son, Holden, who went viral via a video of him describing his hard time on the toilet. Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears offers advice to keep Holden healthy and regular.

Dr. Ordon Gets a Prostate Exam

An important element in overall prostate health is getting regular prostate exams. Watch as urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman performs a prostate exam on Dr. Ordon. Has his prostate improved since his last exam?

'My Lobotomy'

At the age of 12, Howard Dully was one of the youngest patients to undergo a transorbital lobotomy, a neurosurgery prescribed to treat psychiatric conditions. Howard joins HuffPost Live and shares his story.

Breaking Down The Strains Of Meningitis

Dr. Amesh Adalja joins Mike Sacks to break down the difference between Viral Meningitis and Meningitis B.

Dr. Says Princeton Students Should 'Definitely' Get The Unapproved Vaccine

Dr. Amesh Adalja joins HuffPost Live to share his thoughts on the controversial unapproved meningitis vaccine.

Princeton Student On Contracting Meningitis: It Was 'Excruciating'

Michael Moorin joins HuffPost Live to discuss how he contracted meningitis.

How Oil Pulling Will Change Your Life

Each week Caitlyn & Caroline co-host a conversation where they try something new. This week they try oil pulling, an ancient practice that's said to have many health benefits. Tune in and join the conversation!

The Right Way to Stop a Nosebleed

A specialist has identified the most effective and least dangerous way to stop a nosebleed. The key is to blow then pinch.

My Wake-Up Call To Prioritize Health

Tim Rath joins Nancy to discuss when he decided to prioritize his health.

The Doctors' Check-in Challenge Winner, Week Two

This November, check in with The Doctors on TV and Twitter, and you could win $5,000 in "The Doctors Check-in Challenge!" See Dr. Travis surprise the second winner, and don't forget to watch, tweet and win!

Hospital Survival Guide

Lifestyle expert and radio host Moll Anderson shares her six tips for surviving a hospital stay. Learn what you should bring with you as you await news and care for a sick loved one.

Check-In Challenge Hashtag: 11/14/13

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork reveals The Doctors' Check-in Challenge hashtag for Thursday, November 14, 2013.

Ask Our Docs: Atlanta Edition

What's the best way to regain a pre-pregnancy tummy after a C-section? Is it harmful to exercise if your muscles are still sore from a previous workout? The Doctors tackle questions from Atlanta viewers!

Walk to Improve Cholesterol and Prevent Alzheimer's Disease

Want to improve your cholesterol and prevent Alzheimer's and dementia? Take a walk! In this Health Smarts video, fitness expert Mike Clark, DPT, explains how walking improves good HDL cholesterol to help tame inflammation and prevent memory loss.

Breathe Deeply to Ease Pain

Did you know that deep, slow breathing can lift your sports and even dull pain? In this video, Barbara Ficarra, RN, discusses the pain relieving benefits of this simple breathing technique.

Relieve Pain with Strong Relationships

If you suffer from chronic pain, good relationships can help. Vonda Wright, MD, explains how strong relationships help soothe inflammation and relieve rheumatoid arthritis pain.

Chanting Can Make You Heal Faster

A calm mantra just might turn you into a faster healer. Studies show that being quick tempered hinders your body's ability to heal. Barbara Ficarra, RN, explains why keeping calm can help you carry on.

Francine on Her Mother's Untimely Death

What if you didn't have the chance to say goodbye? One woman shares the tragic details of her mother's death.

David Agus: How Aspirin Helps & Vitamin D Hurts

David Agus talks about how aspirin helps and Vitamin D can hurt.

Pay Now, Live Longer: How to Make Health Last a Lifetime

Robert Capps talks about how to Make Health Last a Lifetime.

Myths About Your Body You Probably Believe

Prepare to have your world changed. Here are myths about your body you probably believe.

The Breakthrough of Instant Diagnosis

Elizabeth Holmes, founder amd CEO, Theranosin talks with Caitlin Roper about the effects of Theranos instant diagnosis offerings for patients and doctors..

How to Keep Limbs and Joints Strong

Strong knees and a strong grip help prevent joint pain and lower hospitalization risk among the elderly. In this video, Vonda Wright, MD, reveals how strength training is an anti-aging move that fights pain and improves balance.

Can Positive Thinking Help You Heal?

Dr. Steven Sussman, Ph.D, child & adolescent psychologist, explains the benefits of positive thinking for healing.

Can You Really Afford Your Workout?

If you add up the cost of your gym membership, equipment and the cost of additional classes, you may be losing a lot more money than pounds. We breakdown exercise and spending habits to see if they really are correlated to achieve the best balance.

Do Food Stamps Make Poor People Fat?

Food stamps contribute significantly to an obesity problem in south Texas, according to a recent story in the Washington Post.

The Benefits of Foot Rollers for Muscle Rehabilitation

Behnad Honarbakhsh, MPT, BHK, CSCS, CAFCI, D.O.(c), discusses benefits of foot rollers for muscle exercise and rehabilitation.

The Doctors Answer Entertainment Tonight's Health Questions

Have trouble sleeping? Unusual pain during pregnancy? The Doctors answer questions from Nancy O'Dell, Brooke Anderson and Entertainment Tonight staffers.

Healthy Skeptic: Do Hand Sanitizers Work?

Alcohol hand sanitizers claim to be an effective alternative to hand-washing. But are they as good as they claim? The Healthy Skeptic explains.

The Benefits of Social Media for Your Self-Esteem

If you're a social media junkie, here's good news: It's good for your self-esteem. In this Health Smarts video, Robin Miller, MD, reveals how posting social media updates boosts your mood. So, what's your status?

Generic Drug Fraud?

The Doctors are shocked by a story about a drug company that allegedly falsified its data in order to obtain approval for its drugs by the Federal Drug Administration. Are your medications safe?

Three Tips to Disguise 'Man Boobs'

Men: Do you have the dreaded "man boobs"? Learn three ways to disguise them.

Three Health Habits You're Doing Wrong

From sunscreen application to contact lens care, The Doctors share three health habits you're doing wrong.

Three Habits That Are Making You Stink

Learn three surprising habits that may be making you stink.

Family Hopes Daughter's Seizures Can Be Treated with Marijuana

An Iowa family whose toddler suffers from severe seizures plans to move to Colorado, hoping their daughter can be treated with medical marijuana.

Receiving A 'Fat Letter' Would Have Changed My LIfe

At least 19 states are sending home legislatively mandatory BMI reports, so-called 'fat letters' to parents of elementary, middle- and high-school students. We discuss their effectiveness and their unintended impact on students' body images.

Spend Time with Friends Can Make You Live Longer

Spending time with family and friends may help you live longer. Research shows that people who are socially connected cope with stress better than those who aren't. In this video, Robin Miller, MD discusses the other health benefits of socializing.

Dr. Travis' Nashville House Call

In a special house call, E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork heads to Nashville, Tennessee, to meet a man who lost his arm after being struck by a car. See the life-changing surprises 'The Doctors' helps provide to improve his quality of life.

Some People Find Relief in a New Kind of Acupuncture

Dry needling looks like acupuncture but physical therapists say it isn't.

Is Alcohol Making You Ugly?

Would you stop drinking if you found out it might make you less attractive or look older than you actually are? The Doctors check out an iPad app called "The Drinking Mirror," that shows you how alcohol can speed up the aging process!

Controlling Your Quality of Life Over the Years

As a cancer survivor himself as well as a longtime supporter of medical research, Michael Milken knows firsthand that quality of life and making smart, healthy decisions can save your life as you get older. And as life expectancy continues to rise, making those choices as a preventative measure has never been more important.

Small Public Park Improvements Could Boost Physical Activity in the US

Small and inexpensive improvements can help boost physical activity in American parks.

What Drives Michael Milken's Fight Against Disease?

Michael Milken knows a thing or two about health advocacy and trying to make the world a healthier place. As the driving force behind the Milken Institute, Faster Cures, the Melanoma Research Alliance and the Prostate Cancer Foundation, few people have dedicated more time and money to fighting cancer and other serious illnesses than Milken.

How Can We Remove Barriers to Medical Progress?

"There's never been a more exciting time in medical research than today." So states leading philanthropist and health advocate Michael Milken in a conversation with Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D., chief medical officer of Pfizer. . The good news is that exciting medical breakthroughs are within our grasp; the not-so-good news is that it still takes too long and costs too much to bring new medical treatments to patients.

Some Herbal Products Contain Unlisted Ingredients

Some herbals products may contain ingredients not listed on the labels.

Study: Women With Big Butts Are Healthier

It's all about the junk in the trunk! A new study reveals the benefits of having a big booty!

Overweight Teens Have Higher Risk for Adult Cancer

Overweight teens are at a higher risk for developing cancer as an adult.

Where You Live Could Determine How Much Medicine You Take

Researchers found that prescription drug use varied across the country.

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Orlando Jones' Halloween Health Question

Actor and comedian Orlando Jones joins 'The Doctors' from the set of Fox's hit new show, 'Sleepy Hollow'. Hear his hilarious health question about the potential effects of fear!

Deborah Norville on the Impact of Celebrity Health Stories

Health stories are a part of the daily news flow. But the ones that often get people talking are when a celebrity brings a health issue to light. Deborah Norville has seen her fair share of those stories during her decades-long tenure at "Inside Edition."

The Symptoms of Plantar Fasciitis

Larissa Roux, MD FRCP Dip Sport Med, MPH, PhD, discusses sports medicine and plantar fasciitis.

Midweek Cocktail Chatter with @Joshzepps

Join Josh for the Midweek Cocktail Chatter! Along with a group of expert guests, we want to hear from YOU about this week's top stories.

Penn Jillette: People Against Vaccines Have 'Blood On Their Hands'

Penn Jillete, world renowned magician, performer and filmmaker, joins HuffPost Live to discuss his thoughts on those who don't vaccinate their children.

The Impact Of Celebrity Health Stories

Health stories are a part of the daily news flow. But the ones that often get people talking are when a celebrity brings a health issue to light.

The Doctors Help in Kidney Search

A South Carolina woman whose husband tried to find a donor kidney for her by walking the streets wearing a large sign recently received a kidney transplant. And they credit The Doctors for the lifesaving procedure.

How Yoga Changes Your Body, Starting The Day You Begin

The Eastern practice of yoga has become a modern-day symbol of peace, serenity and well-being in the West. More than 20 million Americans practice yoga, according to the 2012 Yoga in America study, with practitioners spending more than $10 billion a year on yoga-related products and classes.

What Can Your Body Do with an Extra Hour of Sleep?

Here is what your body can do with an extra hour of sleep.

How Much Does It Take to Overdose?

There really can be 'too much of a good thing'. Check out the amounts calculated for one sitting consumption by a 150 lb. person.

Facts About the Human Body

Here are some answers to why you get the chills, pruney fingers, pins and needles, brain freeze, and that falling sensation when you're about to fall asleep.

Deborah Norville on Inside Edition's Health Stories That Hit Home

Deborah Norville has a lot to celebrate. Her career has spanned decades with major success as a television host and an author, now with her show "Inside Edition" celebrating its 25th anniversary on the air, it's time for some reflection.

The Benefit of Home Workouts for Better Blood Sugar

Not a fan of the gym? Fitness expert Mike Clark, DPT, shares tips for great home workouts to help you lose weight, manage your blood sugar, and prevent type 2 diabetes.

The Media's Role In Health Awareness

Over the course of her career, reporting on a myriad of health-related stories has taught "Inside Edition" host Deborah Norville one important lesson: You have to be willing to take the reins when it comes to your health. The fact that she can use her medium -video - to help drive that message across makes her job even more important to her.

Get to Know Your Fasting Blood Sugar

Do you know your fasting blood sugar number? It's the key to preventing prediabetes and diabetes. In this video, Kevin Soden, MD, explains the anti-aging benefits of managing your blood sugar and makes a case for having it tested sooner rather than later.

Lift Weights to Lose Weight

Fitness expert Vonda Wright, MD, says the benefits of strength training go way beyond stronger muscles. Learn how weight lifting helps melt belly fat and prevent arthritis, heart disease, diabetes, and other health woes.

How Exercise 'Turns On' Good Genes

Exercise benefits go beyond helping you lose weight. Fitness expert Vonda Wright, MD, explains how just 3 hours exercise a week turns on more than 100 genes that help prevent cancer, heart disease, diabetes, and fatty livers.

4 Tips to Help You Go Green

Ever consider that a healthy environment can create a healthier you? It's true: Going green can pay some serious health dividends. Michael Roizen, MD, discusses four tips to improve the environment and your health.

The Dark Side of CT Scans

CT scans ahelp doctors evaluate everything from cancer to fractures. But CT scans also deliver a hefty dose of radiation. Kevin Soden, MD, reveals 2 questions to ask your doctor about computerized tomography.

Best Time to Take Your Calcium Supplement

Taking a calcium supplement can help keep your bones strong, but when you take that supplement can make it more effective. Kevin Soden, MD, shares tips for the best time to take your calcium.

Good Sleep Quality and Quantity Helps Reduce Diabetes Risk

The amount of sleep you get and the quality of your sleep can impact on the risk of diabetes. In this video, Robin Miller, MD, explains how sleep can affect insulin sensitivity.

Fight Chronic Disease with a Hunter-Gatherer Mentality

It may sound crazy, but one of the best ways to reduce your risk of chronic disease may be to act like our hunter-gatherer ancestors. Robin Miller, MD, discusses what made our ancestors lifestyles so healthy.

How to Bounce Back from a Setback

One key to longevity is resilience, the ability to keep on in the face of adversity, such as the death of a loved one or the loss of a job. In this video, Michael Roizen, MD, outlines his strategy for bouncing back from adversity and moving forward.

Fight Depression by Saying Thank You

Want to feel 25% happier right now? Just say "thank you." In this Health Smarts video, Kevin Soden, MD, explains how expressing gratitude lifts your mood, boosts your immune system, and may help prevent depression.

4 Ways to Banish Depression

Feeling down in the dumps? Being depressed or even a little sad can take a toll on your health. In this video, Michael Roizen, MD, offers four tips to boost your mood and help you find your happy place.

Reduce Stress Now to Prevent Diabetes Later

Taking steps to reduce stress now will help you prevent diabetes later on. Kevin Soden, MD, explains how stress affects your blood sugar and shares tips to reduce stress.

Sip Chamomile Tea to Stress Less

Overwhelmed by stress? Fix yourself a cup of chamomile tea. In this Health Smarts video, Kevin Soden, MD, explains how the antioxidant flavonoids in chamomile tea affect brain chemistry to help reduce stress.

Sip Green Tea to Get Happy

Need to lift your mood? Sip a cup of green tea. In this Health Smarts video, Kevin Soden, MD, explains how antioxidants in green tea may help boost production of the feel-good brain chemicals serotonin and dopamine to prevent depression.

Where to Store Your Vitamins

Did you know that how you store vitamins can help -- or harm -- their potency? In this Health Smarts video, Kevin Soden, MD, explains why your bathroom medicine cabinet may not be the best place for your supplements.

What Belongs in Your Medicine Cabinet?

Are you prepared for an emergency? In this Health Smarts video, Dr. Kevin Soden, shares 4 basic items to include in your medicine cabinet to manage anything from a headache to a heart attack.

Tips to Help Men Prevent Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis isn't just a women's health issue. It affects men, too. In this Health Smarts video, Kevin Soden, MD, shares 4 tips to help guys build strong bones.

Three Tips for Going Green and Boosting Your Health

Trying to lower your carbon footprint? You don't have to make drastic changes to go green. In this video, Michael Roizen, MD, shares his tips for becoming more environmentally friendly--and healthier.

The Benefits of Working Out

Exercise comes with many perks. In this Health Smarts video, fitness expert Vonda Wright, MD, shares the benefits of exercise, including appetite control and preventing cancer, heart disease, diabetes, osteoporosis, and more.

How to Have a Healthy Commute

Long commutes aren t very good for your health. They eat into exercise time and add to your sitting time. In this video, Michael Roizen, MD, offers tips to make your commute healthier.

How to Find a Good In-Home Healthcare Service

If you or a loved one has had major surgery like a hip replacement that requires home health care, finding the right service can be a challenge. In this video, Michael Roizen, MD, shares his tips for finding the right home health care for you.

How to Dispose of Prescription Medication Safely

Want to get rid of old prescription drugs knocking around in your cupboards? In this Health Smarts video, Dr. Kevin Soden, shares 4 DEA- and FDA-approved tips to dispose of prescriptions drugs safely.

How Strength Training Helps Your Health

Strength training has many health benefits. In this Health Smarts video, fitness expert Mike Clark, DPT, explains how resistance training help prevent diabetes, osteoporosis, and back pain, as well as age-related muscle loss.

Eat More to Lose Weight

If you're looking to fight belly fat as you age, here's a tip for you: Eat regular meals. People who eat meals at regular times tend to have smaller waists than people who sometimes skip them. In this video, Michael Roizen, MD, explains.

What Nighttime Bathroom Trips May Mean

Do you get up more than once a night to go to the bathroom? It could be a sign of something wrong. Barbara Ficarra, RN, explains how frequent urination may be a sign of diabetes, sleep apnea, kidney problems or urinary tract infection.

Why You Shouldn't Skip Your Vacation

Short trips, taken frequently, can do as much for you and your health as a long vacation. In this video, Michael Roizen, MD, explains how short getaways can boost your health and reduce stress.

Danielle's 140-Pound Weight Loss Reveal

Danielle, 27, appeared on The Doctors last November and shared her experience undergoing robotic gastric bypass surgery. The Doctors then set her up with a nutritionist and a personal trainer to help her on her journey to a healthier life. Danielle has since lost 140 pounds and gone from dress size 24 to 4! See her remarkable transformation and learn how she did it!

Telemedicine: Emergency Room Alternative

This year, nearly 800,000 Americans will have a stroke -- and when it comes to survival and quality of life, timing is everything. Not that long ago, a neurologist couldn't always be in the emergency room, but now there's telemedicine. It's all about providing patients with care they may not be able to get. What telemedicine is -- and why it's considered 'the alternative.'

Top 4 Stress Fighters You Need Right Now

When left unchecked, stress can do a number on your body. But you'd be surprised at the simple steps you can take to help lessen or avoid its damaging effects.

The 'Intimidation Factors' That Come With Exercise When You're Plus-Size

Josh Brooks and Paige Waehner join HuffPost Live to go over some of the intimidation factors that come with exercising when you're plus-size.

How I Overcame Intimidation From My Trainer

Blogger Eric Edberg joins Caitlyn to discuss how he overcame intimidation from his trainer to lose weight.

Medicago Fight Flu with Tobacco

Find out how a Canadian pharma company turns genetically modified plants into a vaccine factory.

How to Get Gum Out of Anything

Handy Ma'am shares a few good tips to get chewing gum out of anything.

How to Unclock a Kid's Bedroom

Kids lock doors: Handy Ma'am shares three tricks to unlock a bedroom door.

The DNA Clock That Tracks The Age Of Your Cells And Tissues

A new study, published Monday in peer-reviewed journal Genome Biology, suggests that we all have an internal biological clock that tracks the aging process -- and may reveal the true age of our cells and tissues. It's hidden right in our DNA.

New Laser Treatment for Tattoo Removal

Cosmetic surgeon Dr. Alex Kaplan joins the show to demonstrate how a new type of laser treatment can help you lose your unsightly tattoo in half the time of traditional removal treatments.

Is Aspirin Therapy Right for You?

You've got to love aspirin. For most people, it's a safe way to treat headaches and body aches and pains -- and you'll be hard pressed to find something that works better. But is aspirin therapy right for you?

Natural Cures for Diarrhea

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears shares natural remedies for diarrhea.

Anxiety and Diarrhea

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains why anxiety can cause digestive problems.

Natural Cures for Awkward Body Problems

From a simple tip to curb burping, to a quick fix for bad breath, The Doctors offer natural remedies for your most embarrassing body problems.

The Health Benefits of Herbal Teas

Dr. Dhaval Dhru explains how herbal teas are not quite tea and how to get the most benefits from them.

The Causes of Constipation

David Israel, BSc, MD, FRCPC, discusses constipation causes.

Vodka For Your Sore Throat?

Hollywood beauty expert Kym Douglas shares a simple, and surprising, solution for a sore throat.

Vodka-Based Home Remedies

Hollywood beauty expert Kym Douglas shares simple at-home tips to soothe aching muscles and freshen up stinky feet.

Obamacare Will Show The U.S. 'How Big Of A Doctor Shortage We Have'

Dike Drummond joins HuffPost Live to discuss how Obamacare will highlight the doctor shortage in the United States.

Many Preventative Treatments Are Free Under the Affordable Care Act

Mammograms, colonoscopies, cholesterol screening and breast cancer gene counseling - just a few of the dozens of preventive care services that will be free in 2014 under the Affordable Care Act.

The Health Benefits of Standing Instead of Sitting

Standing has been found to reverse a bit of the damage excess sitting does, getting some of the body's functions back to working at an optimal level.

Can a Cocktail Cure Your Hangover?

The Doctors discuss whether drinking alcohol the morning after a night out will help ease the pains of a hangover.

How to Reduce Your Cell Phone Radiation Risk

Cell phones emit electromagnetic radiation that's linked to cancer and lower fertility. Robin Miller, MD, shares 3 easy steps to limit your exposure to mobile phone radiation.

You Really Can Become Immune To Your Deodorant

We sweat for a reason. And yet, we spend $18 billion a year trying to stop or at least mask the smell of our sweat.

What Causes High Blood Pressure?

Genetics may be to blame for your high blood pressure. But poor lifestyle choices can also cause hypertension, according to Merle Myerson, MD, in this WisePatient video.

What's the First Thing I Should Do to Treat My Hypertension?

Treating high blood pressure often starts with making healthy lifestyle changes. If those don't do the trick, says Merle Myerson, MD, in this WisePatient video, your doctor may prescribe medication, too.

Should I Check With My Doctor Before Starting an Exercise Program?

Exercise is a great way to help prevent heart disease. In this WisePatient video, cardiologist Merle Myerson, MD, shares some smart safety tips when starting a fitness program.

How Can Exercise Help Me Lower Hypertension?

Got high blood pressure? Exercise can help. In this WisePatient video, cardiologist Merle Myerson, MD, explains why exercise is a smart idea whether your hypertension is mild, severe, or somewhere in between.

What Are the Top Three Things I Should Do If I've Been Diagnosed With Hypertension?

If your doctor says you have high blood pressure, follow these tips from cardiologist Merle Myerson, MD. In this WisePatient video, she shares a three-step strategy to manage hypertension, including healthy lifestyle changes you should make.

PICO Treatment Helps Wounds Heal Faster

Every year about 500-thousand patients in the U.S. develop SSIs, which claim more than ten-thousand lives. Now a new simple treatment for wounds can help heal them before they have a chance to kill.

What Is Low Blood Pressure and Is It a Health Concern?

Some people don't have to worry about their blood pressure being to high but too low. In this WisePatient video, cardiologist Merle Myerson, MD, defines low blood pressure, also known as hypotension.

Five Simple Habits to Help You Trump Lousy Genes

Heart disease and diabetes may run in your family, but your habits have a bigger impact on how you age. Vonda Wright, MD, explains how healthy lifestyle choices, like eating right and not smoking, can trump genetics.

Tips to Decrease Back Pain and Increase Circulation

Physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist Dr. Ian Smith demonstrates quick and easy exercises to help alleviate lower back pain and increase circulation.

Vicki Lawrence's Health Scare

Vicki Lawrence -- best known for playing Thelma "Mama" Harper on "Mama's Family" -- tells The Doctors about a real-life health scare.

Mama's Tips for Staying Young

Vicki Lawrence - best known for playing the feisty Thelma "Mama" Harper on "Mama's Family" -- joins The Doctors to play "guess the celebrity," give E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork a gift and offer tips on staying young.

Habits That May Negatively Affect Your Health

The Doctors share surprising habits that may be negatively affecting your health.

More Habits That May Negatively Affect Your Health

Learn why comfy pajamas may be bad for you as The Doctors share the surprising habits that could be negatively affecting your health.

Medical Breakthrough: Relief for Those Suffering from Hemorrhoids

More than 15-million Americans suffer from the pain and discomfort of hemorrhoids. Now, a non-invasive treatment is making these bleeding blood vessels disappear almost effortlessly.

Five Dollar Health Fixes to Save You Big Money on Meds

We spend seven-billion dollars on over-the-counter medicines. But instead of doling out cash at the pharmacy, some home remedies can relieve the pain for less cash.

What Is The Future Of Plastic Surgery?

Plastic surgeons are in San Diego this week discussing the future of the industry, which includes stem cell therapy. Dr. Bob Murphy, the head of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, said the industry has a long history of forward thinking. He said stem cell therapy can be applied in elective procedures and reconstructive procedures.

How Much Water You Should Drink

Your body is approximately 70 percent water and needs replenishment to function properly. How much should you drink?

True Wellness: European Biological Medicine

At a time when conventional health care is failing many Americans, patients in record numbers are turning to alternative medicine for answers.

Manejo De La Diabetes - Estar Activo

Un experto en diabetes habla de c mo uno mismo puede manejar su diabetes al mantenerse activo. El ejercicio no es s lo acerca de perder peso, tiene muchos beneficios para la salud como reducir el colesterol, mejorar la presi n arterial, reducir el estr s y la ansiedad, asi como mejorar su estado de nimo.

Manejo De La Diabetes - Monitoreo Y Tratamiento De Glucosa Y Az car En La Sangre

Janice Hidalgo, Gerente de Proyecto del Programa Educativo de autocontrol de la Diabetes en el IPRO, habla de la importancia de practicar el auto-monitoreo de niveles de az car en la sangre con regularidad.

Manejo De La Diabetes - Aspecto Emocional

Janice Hidalgo, Gerente de Proyecto del Programa Educativo de autocontrol de la Diabetes en el IPRO, habla sobre el aspecto emocional de la enfermedad.

Manejo De La Diabetes - Reducir Los Riesgos

Conozca cu les son los factores de riesgo de la diabetes y las medidas preventivas que puede tomar.

Manejo De La Diabetes - Tomando Los Medicamentos

Janice Hidalgo, Gerente de Proyecto del Programa Educativo de autocontrol de la Diabetes en el IPRO, explica c mo auto-controlar la diabetes tomando sus medicamentos correctamente.

Manejo De La Diabetes - Resoluci n De Problemas Y Planificaci n De La Acci n

Janice Hidalgo, Gerente de Proyecto del Programa Educativo de autocontrol de la Diabetes en el IPRO, habla de c mo auto-controlar la diabetes, aprendiendo a resolver problemas y tomar las medidas necesarias.

When Doctors Don't Listen

Do you feel like your doctor isn't really listening to you? Check out what two ER doctors say you need to do to make sure your doctor is really paying attention to your medical needs.

Home Remedy For Ear Infections

Plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon debunks a common myth about treating ear infections and offers a natural, effective home remedy.

Three Activities to Avoid When Drunk

Learn which three activities you should avoid when under the influence of alcohol.

Food Poisoning Outbreak

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have issued a warning for the parasite cyclosporiasis. Learn the symptoms and how to keep you and your family safe from infection.

Post Workout Sweating

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork and physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist Dr. Ian Smith offer tips to alleviate excessive sweating post workout.

How Bad "Bediquette" Can Affect Your Health

Proper etiquette at the dinner table can help avoid embarrassment, but good manners shouldn't end in the dining room! From nighttime flatulence to nocturnal drooling and more, learn the potential health hazards of bad "bediquette!"

Potential Health Hazards of Too-Tight Pants

The Doctors discuss the health risks of women's most embarrassing wardrobe malfunctions! Learn how overly tight pants can suffocate ladies' "self-cleaning ovens" and promote an environment that breeds bacteria!

Potential Health Hazards of G-Strings

The Doctors discuss the health risks of women's most embarrassing wardrobe malfunctions! See why a high-riding G-string, also known as a "whale's tail," can increase the risk of urinary tract infections.

Omega-3s May Not Boost Memory

Omega 3 fatty acids may not boost thinking and memory after all.

Doctors Perform Heart Surgery On Fetus

In this video a thin needle is inserted into the heart of a fetus undergoing surgery. Courtesy of the Children's Hospital Los Angeles-USC Institute of Maternal-Fetal Health at CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center

New Health Risks of Living Near an Airport Discovered

People who live near airports often say they've adapted to the noise levels, but new research points to evidence that avoiding some heath risks may be out of their control.

Summer Myths: Get the Facts

Can ocean water heal a cut? Can you get sunburned on a cloudy day? We cut through these seasonal myths to find out the facts.

FDA Looks to Regulate Medical Apps For Tablets and Phones

The FDA will regulate certain medical apps for your phone or tablet -- like those that act like an EKG.

Vitamin D May Not Boost Bone Health

Women who take Vitamin D supplements to boost their bone health may be wasting their money. Calcium supplements, however, do appear to slow bone loss.

Underage Teens Get Cigarettes and Alcohol from Friends and Family

A new study finds most underage youth get cigarettes and alcohol from friends or family members.

Tidy Desks Linked to Healthy Eaters

What does your desk say about you? A new study finds if you keep a tidy desk, you may be a healthy eater. But, if you keep a messy desk, you may be more creative at work.

Arm-Wrestling Dangers

Watch the unexpected result when two friends challenge each other to a friendly arm-wrestling match.

Cavity Search Health Risks

Friends Brandy and Alexandria were driving home to Houston, when they were stopped for speeding. Officers said they smelled marijuana, and a male officer called in a female officer to do a cavity search. The Doctors discuss possible health risks the women might face because the officer used the same glove.

Jamie's Urine Test Results

Jamie says she urinates about five times an hour and asks The Doctors about the possible causes of her frequent urination. Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman performs a urine test to rule out serious health problems.

Causes of Frequent Urination

Jamie says she urinates about five times an hour. The Doctors share the possible causes of her frequent urination.

How 3D Scans Are Helping Knees

After doing some research and consulting his doctor, Chuck Ernst decided his best option for his knee problem was a costume knee replacement created with 3D CAT scan technology.

It's Happened: A Salmonella Outbreak During the Shutdown

A salmonella outbreak from chicken is highlighting the risk that the partial government shutdown could make it harder to detect and track foodborne illnesses. Betsy McKay and the International Food Information Council's Marianne Smith-Edge discuss. Photo: Getty Images.

Richie Davidson, Ph.D.: How Well-Being Can Be Cultivated

In this session we look at emotions as evolved behavioral responses, how well-being can be cultivated, and how our emotions can influence health. We further investigate the nature of compassion and its compatibility with evolutionary theory.

Esther Sternberg, M.D.: How Stress Can Make You Sick

In this session we look at emotions as evolved behavioral responses, how well-being can be cultivated, and how our emotions can influence health. We further investigate the nature of compassion and its compatibility with evolutionary theory.

Foster Farms Chicken Pinpointed As Cause Of Salmonella Outbreak

Health officials urged consumers to cook chicken thoroughly and take other precautions after an 18-state salmonella outbreak that has made hundreds sick in recent months.

You've Got Loren Brill

After being diagnosed with Hodgkins' lymphoma, Loren Brill took her hobby for amazing desserts and turned them into a therapeutic business venture that mixes peace of mind with all-natural baking.

Is Taking a Lunch Break Better for Your Health?

Are there real health benefits in taking a lunch break? Heidi Mitchell has answers on Lunch Break. Photo: Getty Images.

Can Obesity Talks Trigger An Eating Disorder?

A new study suggests that talking to our kids about obesity could possibly trigger an eating disorder. So how do parents have the right conversation with their children when it comes to practicing healthy eating habits?

What Your Body Does in 30 Seconds

In the next 30 seconds, your body will do an amazing amount of things.

How Much Stuff Do Our Bodies Make In A Year

The amount of hair, skin, sweat, tears, pee, and, uh, more that our bodies make in a year.

6 Perception Altering Facts About Your Body

Your body is a wonderland. A slightly terrifying wonderland.

Ginseng Growers Face Poaching Problem

Ginseng can be worth hundreds of dollars per pound which is causing illegal harvest problems in places where it grows naturally.

The Affordable Care Act Rolls Out

Danielle Leigh reports the rollout of the Affordable Care Act-also known as "Obamacare"- began as people are able to start signing up for new insurance policies that begin Jan. 1, when the law's major provisions are set to go into effect.

Tips to Avoid Health Insurance Scams

The Doctors discuss open enrollment for the Affordable Care Act and how you can avoid scam artists who may try to steal your information.

The Effects of Zero Gravity on the Body

As space travel becomes more common, it's important to be aware of the effects that no gravity can have on the body.

How to Avoid Prescription Errors

According to the National Patient Safety Foundation, there are approximately 30 million dispensing errors per year, out of about 3 billion total prescriptions. The Doctors share their advice for avoiding a medication mix-up.

Study: ICU Stays May Lead to Dementia-Like Brain Symptoms

The study looked at more than 800 ICU patients admitted to two Nashville Medical Centers.

Cocaine, HIV Linked In Research

Cocaine may not only rewire the brain after one use, but could also increase users' susceptibility to HIV, a new study suggests.

Fundraising for Kawasaki Disease Foundation

Scrubs actress Sarah Chalke and pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears raise funds for the Kawasaki Disease Foundation, courtesy of RapidLash a clinically proven product to boost the appearance of eyelashes and eyebrows. See how much money they raise, as they "spin it to win it"!

What the New Healthcare Law Means for You

Dr. Nancy explains what the new Healthcare Law means for you.

Why Does My Body Do That?

Get answers to why you get the chills, pruney fingers, pins and needles, brain freeze, and that falling sensation when you're about to fall asleep.

The Government Shutdown and Your Health

Learn how the U.S. government shutdown may impact your health.

Are There Cancer-Causing Chemicals in Your Shampoo?

Could your shampoo cause cancer? Learn which carcinogenic chemicals in shampoo to avoid.

Blood Pressure Risk Can Be Detected in Urine

Measuring sodium levels in a child's urine may help doctors determine those at risk of high blood pressure.

4 Surprising Health Benefits of Beer

Beer may be better for your health than you think.

Deep Divide Over Health Law Persists

Don't expect the government shutdown to end soon, was the message Tuesday from Senate Republican leaders and Democratic aides. Also, lurking behind the shutdown are two starkly different views of how Americans see the health-care law. Neil King discusses. Photo: Getty Images.

Millions Visit Obamacare Exchanges On Launch Day as Glitches Persist

On the first day Americans could shop for health coverage on Obamacare's new health insurance exchanges, 2.8 million people visited the federal government's -- as President Barack Obama's administration feverishly scrambled to fix glitches that prevented users from signing on.

Why Your Coffee Maker May Be Dangerous

You might be getting more than caffeine with your morning cup of Joe. Bacteria and mold can form in the coffee maker's water reservoir and piping system.

Exercise Vs. Medicine in the Battle Against Disease

A study out of the U.K. shows regular exercise can be just a beneficial as medication when it comes to heart disease, diabetes and stroke.

Some Causes Of Premature Aging from Dr. Oz

Dr. Oz talks about some things that can lead to premature aging. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on

Gym Bag Must-Haves For Fall

Fall is here! Don't let the cold weather stop you from being active. Health and fitness guru, Owen McKibbin shares tips from his fall fitness survival guide to staying on the workout wagon.

White House Releases Animated Explanation of ObamaCare

As ObamaCare discussions go on and a potential Government shutdown aimed at preventing its funding, the White House releases an animated video on showing the benefits of ObamaCare ahead of its introduction on October 1. (Photo: The White House)

5 Things to Know About Obamacare's Open Enrollment

A major part of the health care reform law rolls out Tuesday, giving 48 million Americans without health insurance a new option.

Research Shows Blood Transfusions May Be Overused

There is no doubt blood transfusions can save lives. But growing research shows they can be overused.

Miniature Horse Used as a Therapy Animal

A miniature horse finds his calling as a therapy animal.

Healthcare Clinics Are Preparing For an Influx of New Patients

Healthcare clinics are preparing for an influx of new patients as health insurance becomes more available.

5 Things Health Exchanges Won't Tell You

Health insurance marketplaces are the centerpiece of the Affordable Care Act. They are also its most misunderstood aspect. MarketWatch's Thomas Bemis discusses five things health exchanges won't tell you. (Photo: Getty Images)

Health Insurance Rates May Drop on New Exchange

With new health insurance exchanges opening, patients may be surprised to see the new premiums that are being offered.

I'm Coming Out... As Pro-Vaccine

Some mom coming out in favor of vaccines shouldn't be breaking news. There's nothing edgy about siding with most parents, nearly all the world's governments and the vast majority of medical researchers and practitioners. But more of us need to do it.

Health Questions With Michael Yo

Michael Yo, host of omg! Insider and The Yo Show on Yahoo, mingles with the audience to find out their health questions.

Controversial Cord Blood Debate

Learn about a controversial new law in Mississippi that mandates medical professionals collect umbilical cord blood from teens who give birth prior to age 16 and refuse to name the father.

Teenage Brain Development May Be Delayed by Caffeine

There's new evidence that teenagers who overdo their caffeine consumption could be delaying their brain development.

Pig Bladder Helps Jockey Regrow His Finger

A horse chewed off a third of a jockey's finger but he was able to regrow the missing tissue using pig bladder powder. Betty Yu reports on the new procedure.

Oropharyngeal Cancer Rates Rose Among Young Adults Over The Last 35 Years

The rate of oropharyngeal cancer has gone up significantly among young adults over the last 35 years, according to a new study -- an increase that may be caused, at least in part, by the most common sexually transmitted infection, human papillomavirus.

Six Days Until ObamaCare: Here's What It Will Cost

What will ObamaCare cost you? In many cases, more than you think. WSJ health policy reporter Louise Radnofsky explains. Photo: Getty.

Is Skeleton the New Skinny in Hollywood

On today's News at 90, we saw many underweight celebrities , but is Skeleton the new Skinny?

Dr. Martin Makary on Overtreatment in Hospital

Dr. Martin Makary, surgeon and hospital safety researcher with Johns Hopkins Hospital, says he thinks the biggest problem with health care is overtreatment. He explains that there's a system of incentives that reward the wrong things and that some doctors prescribe the same treatments for similar conditions without considering the circumstances.

What Patients Can Do to Avoid Being Overtreated

What can you do to avoid being overtreated or mistreated? E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork says it's essential to trust your physician and feel comfortable talking with him or her.

When Is a Procedure Necessary?

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork asks, "How does a patient know when something is necessary or not?" Dr. Leana Wen, an emergency physician and director of patient-centered care research at George Washington University, says the most important question a patient can ask is, "Why?"

Dr. Allen Frances on Overmedication an Overtreatment

Psychiatrist Dr. Allen Frances explains why he thinks the health care system is overtreating people who may not need it and undertreating those who do.

Medical Mistake Risks

Medical mistakes are the third leading cause of death in the United States. The Doctors exposes the risks some patients face and share tips for how you can protect yourself and your loved ones.

What Led to Maggie's Misdiagnosis?

Surgeon and hospital safety researcher Dr. Martin Makary and oncologist Dr. Lawrence Piro discuss what might have led to Maggie's misdiagnosis. And learn what Maggie says she would have done differently.

Four Signs That You Need a New Doctor

Are you worried about the medical treatment you're receiving? Learn the four signs you need to find a new doctor.

How to Grab Your Doctor's Attention

Learn three ways to grab your doctor's attention.

Sit Fresh to Stay Clean After the Potty

Physical medicine specialist Dr. Ian Smith explains the benefits of Sit Fresh, a new product that can be used as an alternative to wet wipes.

Tips to Overcome Gag Reflex

The Doctors discuss the story of a doctor who suggested an inappropriate course of treatment to a female patient to help her learn to suppress her gag reflex. Family medicine physician and sexologist Dr. Rachael Ross offers tips to curb your gagging reflex.

Weird Body Noises: Whistling Nose

Plastic surgeon and ear, nose and throat specialist Dr. Andrew Ordon why your nose might be whistling.

Weird Body Noises: Ringing in Ears

The Doctors discuss the possible causes of ringing in your ears.

Weird Body Noise: Clicking Jaw

Physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist Dr. Ian Smith describes the possible causes of clicking in your jaw.

What Your Urine Color Says About Your Health

The Doctors spin the "Wheel of Wee" and share what the color of your urine could be indicating about your health.

What Giving Up Drinking Alcohol Can Do To Your Face

To test the effects of alcohol on your skin, the Daily Mail challenged a 40-year-old mother of two to spend a month without drinking any alcohol. And you can totally see a difference in the results!

Bizarre Cases in the E.R.

Dr. Armand Dorian, associate clinical professor of emergency medicine at USC, shares odd cases he's treated in the E.R.

Mario Lopez Hooks Up to IV After Tough Day

Looks like the Emmys took their told on Mario Lopez, because the TV host posted a picture of him recharging, hooked up to an IV.

The Genital Washcloths I Inherited From My Mother

Some suggest the washcloth is an antiquated resource hog to be replaced permanently by the plastic pouf. Others recoil, as the washcloth is a staple in their hygiene habits. What are the best hygiene habits? We speak with a woman who was passed down a bag full of washcloths meant for her genitals, by her mother.

Skin Care Executive: I Use Lemon Instead Of Deodorant

Some suggest the washcloth is an antiquated resource hog to be replaced permanently by the plastic pouf. Others recoil, as the washcloth is a staple in their hygiene habits. What are the best hygiene habits? We speak with a skin care executive who uses lemon instead of deodorant, and has caught a lot of flak for it.

I Haven't Used Soap In Four Years

Some suggest the washcloth is an antiquated resource hog to be replaced permanently by the plastic pouf. Others recoil, as the washcloth is a staple in their hygiene habits. What are the best hygiene habits? We speak with a man who hasn't used soap in over four years.

Will Talking Urinal Cakes Help Prevent DUIs?

A recent report showed that men account for 81 percent of drunk driving incidents. The Doctors discuss whether talking urinal cakes could dissuade men from driving while intoxicated.

4 Common Products with Hidden Powers

Toothpaste can do more than just clean your teeth and oatmeal isn't just for breakfast. From duct tape to dryer sheets, we have some out-of-the box uses for these common household items.

Electromagnetic Stimulation in Physiotherapy

Matthew Powell, MCPA, FCAMT, CGIMS, discusses the benefits of electromagnetic stimulation in the recovery process.

Using Physical Manipulation to Relieve Pain

Matthew Powell, MCPA, FCAMT, CGIMS, discusses physical manipulation, a technique used to clear a blockage in a joint or relieve pain.

Physiotherapy and Mobilization Therapy Techniques

Matthew Powell, MCPA, FCAMT, CGIMS, discusses mobilization therapy in physiotherapy and how it is used to recover joint motion.

Cold Therapy Treatment for Injuries and Pain

Matthew Powell, MCPA, FCAMT, CGIMS, discusses cold therapy.

The Benefits of Heat Therapy

Matthew Powell, MCPA, FCAMT, CGIMS, discusses the ways heat therapy can assist the body recover.

Tips to Stop Your Brain From Aging

As many as 5.4 million Americans have Alzheimer's disease and the risk continues to grow as people grow older. We'll show you some simple things you can do every day to keep your brain sharp and lower the risk of memory loss.

How You Wash Your Body Says A Lot About You

Some suggest the washcloth is an antiquated resource hog to be replaced permanently by the plastic pouf. Others recoil, as the washcloth is a staple in their hygiene habits. What are the best hygiene habits and how does that change around the world?

Health Roundup

HuffPost's Senior Health Editor Meredith Melnick joins Ahmed to discuss this week's top stories in health news that should be on your radar screen!

Spray Deodorant Dangers

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains the risks of using spray deodorants and other aerosols, which use butane gas as a propellant.

Could Your Driveway Be Toxic?

A Baylor University study has found that people who live near pavement sealed with coal tar, often used on parking lots and driveways, might have as much as a 38 percent increased chance of developing cancer during their lifetimes.

Teens Exposed to Pictures of Bad Behavior More Likely to Mimic

Teens exposed to pictures of their friends smoking and drinking are more likely to engage in these behaviors themselves.

High Tech Pill Bottle

This high-tech pill bottle helps you monitor how many pills you've taken and alerts you when you've missed a dose.

Solutions For Uneven Breasts

While only 10 percent of women have perfectly symmetric breasts, Meagan's chest is so uneven that she's suffered depression and insecurity throughout her life. Plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon explains the cause of Meagan's uneven breasts and the surgical procedures that would correct the situation.

Defining the Perfect Bowel Movement

Gastroenterologist Dr. Jorge Rodriguez and proctologist Dr. David Rosenfeld describe the perfect bowel movement and how to achieve it.

Doctor Punished for Treating Patients Via Skype

Dr. Thomas Trow of Park Hills, Oklahoma was disciplined by the medical board on grounds of prescription violations and treating patients via Skype.

Marketing Healthy Foods To Kids

In response to the public outcry over the negative impacts of junk food marketing to children, food companies have started using popular media characters to market "healthy" foods to children. But is this progress or more of a bad thing?

How to Perform an At-Home Thyroid Check

The Doctors demonstrate how to check your thyroid at home.

Here's When You Shouldn't Go To The Doctor

Everyone hates sitting in the waiting room at the doctor's office, right? Well, according to (a website that helps people find a doctor and make appointments), here are the best times to schedule your appointments so you can get in and out in a flash.

Fitness Goes High Tech

Wearable tech gets healthy with Fitbit. CEO James Park says his singular focus on fitness makes his product special.

Celebrity Health Rumors: IV Drip for Hangovers?

Celebrity blogger and expert, Micah Jesse, joins The Doctors to set the record straight about some of Hollywood's biggest health headlines. Find out whether the following headlines are real or rumor.

The Zesty Guy Anderson Davis Reads Your Questions

Commercial actor Anderson Davis, better known as the often-shirtless "Kraft Zesty Guy," helps answer a viewer's question.

Medical Tech

Medical Tech

Trader Joe's Axes Health Care

After years of extending health care coverage to part-time employees, Trader Joe's has told those who work fewer than 30 hours per week they will need to find insurance on the Obamacare exchanges next year, according to a confidential company memo.

Wesley Warren Describes Living with 132-Pound Testies

The Doctors are joined by Wesley Warren, a man whose scrotum grew to over 132 pounds following an injury to the area. Wesley describes his experience searching for help for his condition and explains why he calls surgeon Dr. Joel Gelman his "miracle doctor."

The Man with a 132-Pound Scrotum

The Doctors discuss the story of Wesley Warren, a man whose scrotum grew to over 132 pounds following an injury to the area. Surgeon Dr. Joel Gelman, who performed the surgery to remove the excess tissue in Wesley's scrotum, joins the show to discuss Wesley's unusual condition.

The Cause of Messy Urination

Urologist Dr. Aaron Spitz and urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman discuss the possible causes of messy urination.

Difficulties in Post-Sex Urination

Urologist Dr. Aaron Spitz explains why some men may experience difficulty urinating after sex.

Rotationplasty Results

See the amazing results of a radical surgery that saved an 11-year-old girl's life.

Lightning Strikes Man and Pregnant Wife

In a The Doctors' exclusive, meet a husband and wife who were simultaneously struck by lightning while she was pregnant! Hear their incredible survival story.

Should Men Sit Down to Urinate?

Should men sit down to urinate? Cristen explores four countries where men urinate sitting down and why some doctors think it's better for men's health to do so.

Causes of Oral Cancer

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains that smoking can damage DNA, and that's why people who smoke are at a higher risk of cancer. Other high-risk behaviors for oral cancer are chewing smokeless tobacco and drinking excessive amounts of alcohol.

Signs of Oral Cancer

Cosmetic dentist Dr. Karent Sierra says signs of oral cancer often appear on the lips, the inner cheek and on the back of the tongue.

The Purpose of Pruned Hands

The Doctors identify different types of lumps and bumps you might find and explain whether you should be worried about them and how to get rid of them. One cause for lumps on your skin is pruned skin from soaking in water. Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears has been soaking in a bathtub for almost an hour to find out what causes your hands to shrivel in water and whether the pruning serves a purpose.

Study Suggests Millions of Young Adults Have Better Coverage Under the ACA

A new study suggests millions of young adults have new or better health care coverage since passage of the Affordable Care Act.

Health Experts Want to Cut Down on Unnecessary Tests

Several groups of health experts have come together to cut down on unnecessary medical tests and procedures.

Identifying Lumps and Bumps on the Body

Strange-looking lumps and bumps on your skin or in your mouth can be scary if you don't know what they are. The Doctors identify different types of lumps and bumps you might find and explain whether you should be worried about them and how to get rid of them.

Lipoma Removal Surgery

Watch as dermatologist Dr. Howard Liu with the Cedars Sinai Medical Group examines a lipoma on Laura's back and removes it.

How To Stay Fit At Work

With all the hours we spend sitting during the workday, it can be a challenge to stay fit. That's why inventor Arshad Chowdhury and trainer Tony Desantis walk us through ways to get moving at the office and help make us more productive overall!

Tips To Stay Fit At Work

With all the hours we spend sitting during the workday, it can be a challenge to stay fit. That's why inventor Arshad Chowdhury joins Dena to walk us through ways to get moving at the office and help make us more productive overall.

The Biggest Bat in the World

Robert Mies, bat expert and founder of the Organization for Bat Conservation, shows off the giant golden-crowned flying fox, the largest bat species in the world!

How to Treat and Prevent Puppy Bites

Veterinarian Dr. Karen Halligan gives tips to prevent your playful puppy from biting. Plus, learn the best way to treat a bite that breaks the skin.

Dangers and Benefits of Bats

The Doctors' stage gets "batty," as Robert Mies, bat expert and founder of the Organization for Bat Conservation, showcases several species of the winged creatures.

Hospitals Switching to Digital Notes From Doctors

A doctor's sloppy handwriting can have deadly consequences if a patient is given the wrong medication or too much of it. Now hospitals are turning to technology and switching to digital notes.

Disgraced Olympian Trying to Inspire Kids

This former Olympian has some experience with performance-enhancing drugs and knows how they can ruin your career as an athlete. Ben Johnson is promoting a new international campaign called Choose The Right Track, encouraging young athletes to reach their goals the healthy way.

Exercise: Intensity More Important Than Duration

Every little bit counts. That's the message of a new study in the American Journal of Health Promotion, which showed that even a few minutes of brisk physical activity can add up to protect against obesity.

A Proctologist Explains How to Deal With Itching

Dr. David Rosenfeld, a proctologist and colorectal surgeon, says an itchy anus is a common problem that affects about 40 percent of the population.

How to Prevent Irritation Back There

Dr. David Rosenfeld, a proctologist and colorectal surgeon, says an itchy anus is a common problem that affects about 40 percent of the population. Learn how to prevent irritation back there.

Are You Hurting Your Health By Sleeping With Your Pets?

Do you sleep with your pets? Yeah, us too. Have you had your mattress cleaned lately? Yeah, us neither. And it turns out by not cleaning your bed and sleeping with your furry friends, you could be creating some health problems for yourself!

Alexandra Zissu With Marlo Thomas

Alexandra Zissu shares important tips and advice on how to live green. Part of the series Mondays with Marlo on

Harmful Ingredient Found In Hand Sanitizer From Alexandra Zissu

Alexandra Zissu explains why hand sanitizer could actually be damaging to your health. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on

Chemical In Plastics Could Be In Your Blood From Alexandra Zissu

Alexandra Zissu explains why BPA can be dangerous. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on

How One Small Change Can Massively Improve Your Health

"Take The Stairs" week is officially underway, a challenge that encourages people to take the stairs instead of the elevator in their office or when they're out and about. Experts say that taking the stairs can burn four times as many calories as when you take the elevator.

Important Facts About The Safety Of Household Products From Alexandra Zissu

Green Expert Alexandra Zissu discusses the importance of knowing more about what you bring into your home. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on

The Dangers of Droopy Pants

Family physician and sex specialist Dr. Rachael Ross explains the dangers of wearing saggy pants and the origins of the dress style.

Erin Saeger Shed The Baby Weight Once And For All

HuffPost Health and Fitness Editor Sarah Klein joins HuffPost Live to discuss Erin Saeger's weight loss story.

Michael Zazzali

Michael Zazzali

Mysteriously Paralyzed Overnight

Full Segment: Overnight Katrina Starzhynskaya's face became paralyzed and her body numbed. Her medical journey to discover a cure led her into the world of Lyme disease. We speak with her and others about the controversy and terror of this all-too-common illness.

Vaccines: Top 5 Things to Know About Immunizations

It's back to school time! Hard to believe some kids are missing their first days of school because they do not have the required vaccinations. But the apple doesn't fall far from the tree -- adults are also falling behind in keep up with their shots, too -- so we thought it only fair that we school everyone on the Top 5 things you need to know about immunizations.

Dr. Joe Dispenza on the Rise of Kundalini

Dr. Joe Dispenza explains how the pineal gland plays a key role in the rise of Kundalini and connects us with our non-linear selves.

Laila Ali on Growing Old While Staying Healthy

"Getting Old" and health have a relationship dependent on one another. The better you take care of your body today, the fewer health problems you may see as you age . So what is Laila Ali, daughter of former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, doing to ensure a healthy future for herself and her children? In her interview with Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, Chief Medical Officer at Pfizer, Ali talks about how she wants to "get old".

Lynne McTaggart on Researching Her Own Illness

Lynne McTaggart on how she investigated on her own illness and healed herself.

The Banking Approach to Staying Healthy

Thinking of your own heath like you would your checking account -- complete with deposits and withdrawals -- could be a great way to stay healthy. Dr. Holly Lucille explains to to avoid going into the red when it comes to your health.

Laila Ali on Chronic Disease Awareness and Caregiving

The world has watched Muhammad Ali fight his biggest battle to date with Parkinson's Disease. While the disease may physically limit the sports legend, it certainly hasn't stopped him from making an impact and inspiring others.

Heat Safety Requires Hydration and Shade

Even though the end of summer is nigh, staying safe in the heat that still permeates is important.

'Love For Liam' Raising Money For Sick 3-Year-Old

A 3-year-old Indianapolis boy is fighting for his life after he was recently diagnosed with two illnesses that have made him newly dependent on a Berlin Heart. The device will pump blood for his weakened heart for up to a year.

The Healthy Habits of Happy People

Curious why that one friend of yours is always happy? It's not just the luck of the draw. Science is discovering that diet, exercise, and daily habits play more of a role in day-to-day happiness than once believed. And that even after all these years, adults still have the power to change. Keep watching to see how you can become one of those people that always seems to have a smile of their face.

Bodybuilder Jailed For Steroid Use: 'I Lost My Marbles'

Butt injections for men are on the rise, according to data from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. These days it seems guys are becoming much more willing to defy age and gravity through cosmetic procedures. Gregg talks about his steroid use and the legal trouble he faced because of it.

Curcumin: Ancient Spice May Also Be Alternative Therapy

Yes, Curcumin is a common household spice, but it's also part of the regimen for many who are fighting everything from Alzheimer's to cancer -- it's the alternative they've been looking for.

About a Third of Teens Say They've Experienced Dating Violence

1 in 3 teens say they've been the victim of dating violence in a recent survey.

Can Treg Cells Cure Cancer?

What if saving the body from infection wasn't a matter of targeting what's bad, but fighting what's good? That's the theory behind new research focusing on Treg cells. So how do they work, and can they actually cure cancer?

Eternal Children: Mystery Condition Slows Aging

Gabby, 8, and Jeffrey, 29, suffer from a mysterious condition that has drastically slowed their aging process. They join HuffPost Live to share their stories and discuss a new TLC program, "40 Year Old Child: A New Case," about the rare condition.

Tips To Getting Over Jet Lag

When Frugal Traveler columnist for The New York Times Seth Kugel appeared on Mondays With Marlo this week, he shared some tactics for avoiding jet lag. First, he said to refrain from drinking alcohol on the plane and reminded us to hydrate (with water) throughout the flight. Don't plan too many activities for the first day you arrive at your destination, and resist the temptation to take a nap. This will make a big difference!

What's Ruining Your Night's Sleep?

Are you constantly tired at work and never feel like you get a full night's sleep? Here are some things that could be keeping you up at night and sticking you with fatigue every day.

The Benefits of Sleep for Fitness and Health

Fitness expert John Basedow discusses the positive effects sleep has on your fitness and health.

Dr. Bostwick - Manejo Del Dolor Con Marihuana

La marihuana medicinal no es soluci n para el dolor cr nico en los adolescentes

Marihuana Y Dolor Cr nico

La marihuana medicinal no es soluci n para el dolor cr nico en los adolescentes

Did Cigarettes Stop Being Cool?

For decades, smoking was the arbiter of cool. It was rebellious, it was glamorous, it was sexy. But more and more people are dropping the habit, and young people are not replacing them. What suddenly made cigarettes un-cool?

Heart To Heart

Full Segment: A team of scientists has created a human heart out of cells that can beat on its own (in a petri dish). And the next year will see great advances in 3D printing biomedical devices. Will this eliminate the need for transplants within our lifetimes?

Oil Pulling: The Best Detox Around?

You might not think that swishing oil around in your mouth for 20 minutes is all that beneficial, but one expert says that this practice, called oil pulling, can have lasting beneficial effects.

The Limits of Alcohol Hand Sanitizers' Effectiveness

Alcohol hand sanitizers are a popular alternative to soap and water. But are they really as effective at protecting us from germs?

3D Breasts Could Be Coming Soon, Biomedical Experts Say

A team of scientists has created a human heart out of cells that can beat on its own (in a petri dish). And the next year will see great advances in 3D printing biomedical devices. Guest Laura Bosworth-Bucher joins to discuss.

Could 3D Printing Eliminate The Need For Organ Transplants?

A team of scientists has created a human heart out of cells that can beat on its own (in a petri dish). And the next year will see great advances in 3D printing biomedical devices. Will this eliminate the need for transplants within our lifetimes? Guests Steven Leckart and Dr. Rob Meagley join to discuss.

Coke To Defend Safety Of Aspartame In New Ad

Coca-Cola plans to run its first ad defending the safety of artificial sweeteners on Wednesday, a move that comes as the company looks to stem declining sales of diet soda.

How To Beat That Afternoon Slump From Dr. Nancy Snyderman

Dr. Nancy Snyderman suggests eating dried fruits and nuts to beat an afternoon slump. If you're someone who metabolizes coffee well, you may also want to have a cup to wake yourself up after lunchtime. Part of the Mondays With Marlo series on

How To Help Someone Quit Smoking From Dr. Nancy Snyderman

Need help to quit smoking? Dr. Nancy Snyderman explained that nicotine is the addicting part of cigarettes, but it's not what kills you -- that's the carcinogens. She suggests getting a nicotine patch and nicotine gum. Try to reduce your triggers and look for support from family and friends. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on

Surprising Diet Myths From Dr. Nancy Snyderman

Dr. Nancy Snyderman shares some myths about dieting on Mondays With Marlo. She stressed that you need to have a reasonable distribution of carbohydrates, protein and fat. At the end of the day, you need to expend more calories than you consume. However, it isn't bad to eat late at night, as long as it's not a big meal.

Why The Snooze Button Is The Worst Invention Ever

Dr. Christopher Winter and Dr. Michael Breus join Caitlyn to offer their professional opinions as to why the snooze button is an unhealthy invention.

How Many Hours A Night Should We Be Sleeping?

Dr. Michael Breus and Dr. Christopher Winter join Caitlyn to weigh in on how many hours a night we should REALLY be sleeping.

The Fundamental Differences Between 'Night Owls' And 'Morning Larks'

Dr. Michael Breus and Dr. Christopher Winter join Caitlyn to discuss some of the differences between "early birds" and "night owls".

The Key To A Good Nap

Dr. Michael Breus joins Caitlyn to offer some tips about napping during the day.

Fight The Snooze Button

The early bird may catch the worm, but when the alarm goes off in the AM, many of us opt for a few more zzz's. Is it possible for over-sleepers to conquer the snooze button and reap the benefits of being morning people? Our experts tell you how!

Sleep Is The New Sex From Dr. Nancy Snyderman

What are the health implications of not getting enough sleep? Dr. Nancy Snyderman said that most people need 7-8 hours of sleep per night. When you don't get enough sleep, your stress hormones rise and you may become irritable and gain weight. It will also put stress on your heart and lungs. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on

Therapeutic Horseback Riding Making a Difference

The Shea Center in San Juan Capistrano helps more than 200 people a week with disabilities, including 3-year-old Riley.

6-Year-Old Boy With Blood Disorder Gets Treehouse From Make-A-Wish

Conrad Dixon, a 6-year-old from Wynnewood, Okla., asked for a treehouse. But not just any treehouse. He wanted one where he could stay cool and safe.

Hospital Teams Up With Ryan Seacrest to Let Patients Explore TV and Radio

A hospital in Charlotte, North Carolina teamed up with the Ryan Seacrest Foundation to open an in-house multimedia broadcast center, Seacrest Studios, to give sick children the chance to explore radio, TV and new media.

Everything You Need To Know About Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act, widely referred to as Obamacare, will become the law of the land starting in 2014. There are a lot of questions people have about the law, and one expert, Michael White, explains some of the most misunderstood parts of the law.

Woman Says She Chooses To Be Stressed Out

We talk about solutions for managing stress addiction. One woman claims she chooses to be addicted to stress.

Woman Says Stress Triggered Her Cancer

We talk about solutions for managing stress addiction. One woman claims stress triggered her cancer.

See What Prosthetics Actually Look Like Inside a Body

At the Bodies Exhibition in Buena Park, California, visitors can learn all about the body and see a unique view of how prosthetics work.

What This Exhibit Can Teach You About Your Body

The Bodies Exhibit in Buena Park shows actual human bodies and teaches important lessons such as the dangers of smoking.

Madison's Foundation: Connecting Parents Whose Child Has a Rare Disease

More than 25-million people in the United States are battling a disease classified as rare, and 75-percent of them are children. One mother is connecting parents with vital information that could help keep their little ones alive.

Night Owls May Be More Nefarious

Night owls may be more nefarious than their early-bird counterparts, according to a small new study.

Makeup Meltdown

It's hot outside! As we approach the dog days of summer it's getting harder and harder to look glam. Our beauty experts have the tricks to help your hair and makeup beat the heat!

The One Place EVERYONE Forgets To Put Sunscreen

Hair Stylist Cassi Hurd and Makeup Artist Kari Bauce join Caitlyn to talk about why it's important to remember to put sunscreen on the scalp.

Why I Took A Digital Vacation & How It Changed My Life

HuffPost Director of Community Tim McDonald joins Caitlyn to discuss his "digital vacation".

Deactivate Your Life!

Could you go a week without checking your phone or turning on your computer? In a tech-addicted society, some people are taking a break from all things with a screen. We discuss the brutal withdrawal & enlightening benefits of a digital vacation.

4 All Natural Ways To Detox Your Body

Find out the surprisingly simple activities you can do to get your blood flowing a little better.

Should You Quit Your Job To Alleviate Stress?

Paula Davis-Laack and Dr. Carol J. Scott join Caitlyn to talk about whether or not it's a good idea to quit your job if it's a serious stressor for you.

Bullying Victims May Find Solace in Horse Therapy

For some victims of bullying or domestic violence the best therapy and the most healing sometimes happens without speaking and when the typical therapist is taken out of the equation.

Brian Cuban, Mark's Brother, Discusses His Eating Disorder

Brian Cuban joins Dena to discuss his own battle with eating disorders, and gives advice to other men that are struggling.

New Spa Therapy Floating?

Don't just get a facial or a massage at this day spa. Serene Dreams offers floatation therapy, which tries to replicate the healing effects of the Dead Sea. Just one hour of floating is equivalent to four hours of sleep.

What's Thigh Gap? Dangerous New Trend For Teen Girls

Have you heard of thigh gap? It's one of the newest trends endangering teenagers on social media. Health Professionals say it's "unnatural and unattainable."

Doctor Got Hundreds of Patients Addicted to Drugs

After a yearlong investigation, police arrested a doctor for allegedly causing hundreds, if not thousands, of his patients to become addicted to prescription drugs. Investigators called Dr. Anad Persaud "a drug dealer hiding in a white coat."

Condoms May Boost Beneficial Bacteria, Study Finds

In addition to preventing unwanted pregnancies and the spread of sexually transmitted diseases, condoms may help good bacteria in the vagina flourish, a new study from China shows.

Highlights from the Third Metric Conference in London

Arianna Huffington unveiled the expansion of the Third Metric in London and this video provides highlights from the night.

Simple Music Can Have A Positive Impact on Health

Advances in technology let doctors do amazing things to help their patients recover from injuries and illnesses. But more and more, they're finding that a simple tune can have a powerful impact on a person's health.

Heal Yourself With Food

Trying to avoid over the counter medication? Did you know olive oil can act as your new ibuprofen? Or cranberry juice may keep you from needing that daily sleep aid? Hear are some ways to heal yourself with food.

Historias Mayo Clinic

Historias Mayo Clinic

Fight Headaches With Food

Not only are there certain foods you can eat or use to fight headaches and chronic migraines, but foods you're already including in your diet could be causing you pain also.

Skin And Sleep Have A Closer Tie Than You May Think

Rebecca Adams joins Ahmed to discuss the relationship between sleep and healthy skin.

Vaccination Risks And Rewards

Traci Mitchell with NAHU discusses the risks and rewards of vaccinations.

Alternative Medicine: The Healing Power of Salt

When it comes to health stories, salt usually gets a bad rap; but what if we told you there's a growing number of people who say salt therapy helps everything from asthma to eczema? You can take this with a grain of salt.. or consider it alternative medicine.

Ellie Krieger- Spicy Egg Avocado Wrap

Nutritionist Ellie Krieger, RD believes that what you put in your body is equally as important as what you put on your body. That's why Ellie suggests starting your day with a breakfast packed with skin-loving ingredients like avocados whose natural oils help keep skin hydrated and helps reduce inflammation. Check out her delicious Spicy Egg and Avocado Wrap for a healthy alternative for breakfast.

Kacy Duke Do You Need to Be More Active

Fitness Expert Kacy Duke understands the important link between physical wellbeing and skin health. As you exercise, the body releases endorphins, natural painkillers that promote an increased sense of wellbeing.

The Right and Wrong Way to Give CPR

CPR is a lifesaving skill when done properly.

What's Causing Kids High Blood Pressure?

First it was childhood obesity, now kids are coming down with high blood pressure also. Know as the "silent killer," childhood high blood pressure is caused by a variety of factors. How can you keep your kid out of the at-risk group?

Porque Se Le Sale La Saliva A Los Hombres Por Una Mujer Bonita?

Sientificos han averiguado el porque los hombres babean cuando ven a una mujer bella.

9 Easy Home Remedies From 'Medicine Man'

For 30 years, Eddie Boyd worked at the University of Michigan's College of Pharmacy, where he researched home remedy and herbal use. Now he shares his knowledge to visitors at the Destrehan Plantation in Destrehan.

Lauren Alaina's Fitness Tips

The American Idol runner-up runner up reveals the way she transformed her body.

West Nile Virus in New York!

There have already been multiple confirmed cases of West Nile virus in New York this summer. What draws mosquitos, potentially riddled with the disease, to certain areas? Puddles and weeds!

Bringing Nature Into the Hospital for Quick Recovery

There's a new trend happening around the country. Find out how bringing nature to hospitals can improve care.

Boosting Your Medical Memory

The average person remembers less than half of what doctors say during their office visits. But now there's a new way to help patients remember all the important information they're doctors say.

The Need for Health Apps Regulation

While most of us use apps for entertainment some health apps serve a much more serious purpose. Now the question is how should they be regulated?

Compassion in Healthcare: Improving Bedside Manner

New research is making a case for compassion and getting hospitals involved in teaching critical skills to new physicians. Find out how actors are playing a role in the innovative training.

Best Hospitals: U.S. News Releases 2013-2014 Ranking

Some hospitals have more expertise than others when it comes to caring for patients with life-threatening or rare conditions. And people facing such health challenges need every bit of help they can get. That's why U.S. News & World Report publishes annual rankings of the nation's Best Hospitals.

Summer Health Fact or Fiction

Sunburns fade to a tan .if you play in the rain you'll catch a cold those spicy foods at the summer picnic will give you ulcers what's right and what's wrong? We go straight to the experts to find out.

Kidney Stone Smarts: The Truth About Cola and Calcium

Every year one million people in the U.S. are treated for them and there's a lot of misinformation about the masses. Now, we're stomping out some of the biggest kidney stone myths!

Fighting Chris Christie For Medical Marijuana For Kids

Meghan Wilson joins HuffPost Live to talk about how she's fighting NJ Gov. Chris Christie to try to get him to legalize medicinal marijuana for kids.

How Weed Works...Scientifically

Dr. Sunil Aggarwal joins Abby to talk about the science behind medicinal marijuana, and how it works.

This Child Uses Medical Marijuana

Brandon Krenzler and Mykayla Comstock join HuffPost Live to talk about Mykayla's use of medicinal marijuana.

The Fight To End Your Life

Full Segment: An intense moral debate surrounds the issue of whether to legalize the choice to end your own life. But the growing sense that prolonged pain has no moral worth is boosting the case for euthanasia. What dangers await?

Cancer Survivor Supports Voluntary Euthanasia To End Suffering

Description: An intense moral debate surrounds the issue of whether to legalize the choice to end your own life. But the growing sense that prolonged pain has no moral worth is boosting the case for euthanasia. We speak with a cancer survivor about her point of view on the matter.

Toddler Killed in Fire Donates Organs

Even though a Fourth of July fire killed an entire family, the youngest victim is finding a way to help another child live. The remaining family donated two-year-old Cordail's organs, his heart going to one child and his kidneys to another.

Prevent and Get Rid of Wrinkles With Common Household Products

Joey Green, a walking encyclopedia of wacky yet ingenious uses for brand name products joined us live to show us some of the secrets found in his new book, 'Joey Green's Magic Health Remedies Sharing 1,363 Surprising Kitchen Cures Hiding in the Foods and Products You Already Have at Home.'

How I Kicked My Diet Soda Habit

Laura Shocker joins HuffPost Live to talk about how she stopped drinking diet soda.

Researchers Make Autism Breakthrough

A new study shows women who produce a certain anti-brain antibodies are more likely to give birth to children with autism. Researchers say this will help them greatly with early detection and diagnosis, hopefully improving the patient's quality of life down the road.

New Eating Disorder Trend

College girls have been trying to escape the dreaded "freshman 15" forever. But now they're trying to stay thin without giving up their Saturday nights out by trading food for alcohol.

Valley Fever

Full Segment: Valley fever is on the rise in the southwestern U.S. Some are calling it an epidemic. Although it has affected 4 times more people than West Nile, it gets only 4 percent of the NIH research funding. Is there an "East Coast" bias to health research?

Dirty Dentist Patients Tested For HIV, Hepatitis

Not only do former patients of Dr. Jacqueline Marcin have to worry about contracting Hepatitis or HIV, but now they have to pay for disease testing. In a letter, Dr. Marcin offered to reimburse them for any out-of-pocket costs, but some say it doesn't sound likely.

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Explained

Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) is a degenerative neurological disorder. Dr. Carlos Portera-Cailliau explains how PSP affects the brain.

How Smoking Increases Your Risk of Heart Disease

Learn how smoking increases your risk of heart disease from Dr. Dennis Finkielstein in this Howcast video.

How Physical Inactivity Increases Your Risk of Heart Disease

Learn how physical inactivity increases your risk of heart disease from Dr. Dennis Finkielstein in this Howcast video.

Motherly Advice from TV Moms

Iconic TV moms - Family Ties ' Meredith Baxter, The Wonder Years ' Alley Mills, Home Improvement 's Patricia Richardson and Family Matters ' JoMarie Payton - reveal the best advice from their own mothers.

Patricia Richardson's Advice For Caregivers

As the 'Home Improvement' mom America could relate to, actress Patricia Richardson went from the TV limelight to being a national spokesperson for Cure PSP - an organization combating a rare and often misdiagnosed brain disease that claimed the life of her father. Hear her advice for all caregivers.

Which Dr. Knows Best? Oprah's Magazine Reveals Shocking Answer

Could your eye doctor know more about your cholesterol than any other doctor? That's what the health editor at O Magazine, Oprah's magazine, says. She says that many parts of your body can tell what's happening with other random parts of your body, and sometimes different doctors can help you out more than you might think. For example, your dentist might be able to tell if you have diabetes.

Washing Your Hands: The Shocking Facts

A shocking percentage of the population do not wash their hands properly! We dish the dirt on them in this short video and find out what they're doing wrong.

My Genes Made Me A Violin Virtuoso

Author Sam Kean joins HuffPost Live to discuss how good genes can help people succeed.

The Doctor Visit Of The Future

Sam Kean and Eric D. Green join Josh to discuss how people will visit doctors in the future because of the human genome.

Toddler Who Received Windpipe Made From Stem Cells Dies

A 2-year-old girl who was implanted with a windpipe grown from her own stem cells has died, three months after she became the youngest person to receive the experimental treatment.

Dr. Drew's Tips for Sinus Inflammation and a Second Face Lift

Plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon answers health questions on the Katy Trail, a well-known area for walkers, joggers and cyclists in Dallas, Texas.

Cooper Clinic's Preventive Medicine Focus

Tour the Cooper Clinic in Dallas, Texas - a unique health care facility that focuses on preventive medicine.

Dallas Farmer's Market Questions and Answers with The Doctors

The Doctors answer health questions at a popular Dallas Farmer's Market.

Stop Scratching Your Mosquito Bites! There's A Better Way To Stop The Itch

If you're sitting there scratching at your mosquito bites, stop! You're doing it wrong! There is a better way to get rid of the itch! All you need to do is visit your kitchen!

Doctor Who Sold Cancer-Ridden Bones Dies Of Bone Cancer

Michael Mastromarino, a doctor who was convicted of illegally selling bones and other body parts of dead people to medical offices, died this week of bone cancer. Mastromarino was serving an 18-to-54-year prison sentence at the time of his death.

The Dangers of Bed Rails

Pamela shares how her father died after his head and neck got caught in a bed rail while at an assisted living facility. She wants others to learn from her loss. Investigative reporter Melanie Woodrow examines the potential dangers of these devices.

Signs And Symptoms Of Ovarian Cancer

Dr. Heather Einstein of the Hartford Hospital in Connecticut joins the Fox CT morning broadcast to give some more information about ovarian cancer and what we should know about it. This segment comes on the heels of Pierce Brosnan's announcement this week that his daughter passed away from the disease. Einstein gives statistics and tips regarding the disease.

Woman Loses Leg, Gains Australian Boyfriend

Andrea Haisch lost her left leg below the knee when a giant boulder from a rockslide landed on her during a family rock-climbing trip near Leavenworth. Now she is walking again on her new, prosthetic leg with the help and support of her Australian boyfriend.

Five Ways You Can Help Others Be Healthier

Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, Chief Medical Officer at Pfizer, is sharing five tips on how to you can be an advocate for a healthier lifestyle.

Best Ways To Prevent, Treat Sunburns

University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy professor Michael White says the most important thing to remember when you're out in the sun is to buy a broad spectrum sunscreen. These sunscreens block both types of ultraviolet rays, UVA and UVB. White gives some more tips on how to prevent and treat sunburns this summer.

Public Housing Tenants Want Representation

Even though they're told help is coming, public housing tenants have waited years for maintenance in their homes. In the meantime they have suffered through cockroaches, mold and other unmentionables. Now they want representation on the board that serves them.

President Obama Promotes the Affordable Healthcare Act

President Obama has taken to the road to promote the Affordable Health Care Act.

Michael Zazzali: The Rotator Cuff

The Small But Often-Forgotten Protector: The Rotator Cuff

Best Tips For Living To 100

We live too short and die too long, at least according to Michael R. Mantell, a behavioral sciences expert. Mantell shares his tips for reaching 100 years of age and gives some great ideas on how to make the most of your lifetime.

Officials Warn Against Binge Drinking This Summer

As summer kicks into full swing, celebrations, parties and beach outings are all the more common. And most of these events involve alcohol in some way. One doctor reminds us of the dangers of binge drinking, especially among underage drinkers. 6.5% of adults are considered heavy drinkers, and that number is considerably larger among the 18-24 age group, the doctor says.

Doctor Crossover?

Can your eye doctor detect high cholesterol? Does your dentist know about diabetes? The answer is yes!

Baby Survives Open Heart Surgery To Become Internet Sensation

After surviving open heart surgery at just three months old, little baby Joey Powling has become an internet sensation. And it's all because of his scar!

Meet The Man Without A Heart

Christopher Marshall is the first man to leave the hospital without a heart. Armed with an innovative back-pack and some Velcro, Marshall is making medical history. INSIDE EDITION spoke with Marshall and his miracle medical team.

Top Generic Medication Picks by Pharmacists

Dr. Frank McGeorge goes over pharmacists' top picks for OTC medicines.

Healing Patients with the Sounds of Music

We all have songs that make us move or simply move us, but could music help as we battle different diseases in conditions?

Luci's Locks: Regrowing A Burn Victim's Hair

See how an innovative balloon procedure is giving a little girl back something her burns took away.

Varicose Vein Myths and Facts

Swimsuit season is almost here! While many love it, others hate it because of their varicose veins. But how much do you really know about them? We separate fact from fiction.

Signs That Your Body Is Aging Too Fast

From dark circles to sagging skin find out what really matters to your long term health. We have three warning signs that your body is aging too fast.....

Eight Questions to Ask Your Surgeon Before Surgery

Every year more than 15 million people in the U.S. have some kind of surgery. When it's your turn, will you know the important questions to ask?

Losing the Baby Weight in Less Time

Struggling to get your pre-baby body back? Here's a new method to lose the baby weight a little faster.

Big Data In Medicine - Big Privacy Fears

When large amounts of data are shared, the fear of privacy begins to sink in. How do you know how much is too much?

How I Survived My Fatal Diagnosis

Kathy Giusti, CEO and founder of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, joins HuffPost Live to discuss how she dealt with being handed a fatal diagnosis.

Skincare Through The Ages

Summer's here and that means heat, sunburns and wrinkle worries are on the rise. How do you best prep for what the weather has in store? It actually depends on your age and Dr. Doris Day is here to walk you through decades of skincare tips.

Are Organic Treatements Better For Your Skin? No!

Dr. Doris Day joins HuffPost Live to weigh in on whether or not organic treatments are a better alternative to chemicals when it comes to your skin.

How To Get Rid Of Acne

Dr. Doris Day joins HuffPost Live to offer some tips how to minimize and possibly avoid acne.

Why Tanning Is So Bad For You

Dr. Doris Day joins HuffPost Live to tell us just why tanning is so unsafe.

Cars Lure Men to Health Clinic

Men are sometimes a little reluctant to talk about their health. One medical group is using beautiful antique cars to get men to start talking.

Weight Gain & Stress: Maybe It's Not Your Fault

Typically, we all know when we're stressed and sometimes we do bad things under stress -- eating is probably the most common one. That's because there's a food restaurant pretty much on every corner and when we're stressed out, we're more likely to say, 'The heck with it! I'm just going to grab a burger, fries, and a shake.' And that food activates the reward part of your brain, making you feel better. But when that feeling fades.. you come back for more.

MRSA: Is It Staph Infection? Or Something Else?

We've all heard about the overuse of antibiotics and the boom in staph infections known as MRSA. If you've had a cut or scrape that just won't heal, you tend to get paranoid -- especially if you're a Googlechondriac -- and look up your symptoms on the Internet.

We Need More Autopsies

Full Segment: Autopsy rates in the United States have declined dramatically since the 1950s, leading to missed learning opportunities and declining medical research. We'll discuss why there's been such a decline and how we all could benefit from more autopsies.

The Dos and Don'ts Of Working Out In Warm Weather

HuffPost's Healthy Living Editor Sarah Klein joins Abby to break down the dos and don'ts of working out in warm weather.

The Proper Way to Eat and Workout

HuffPost's Healthy Living Editor Sarah Klein joins HuffPost Live to go over the proper way to eat after you workout.

Decline In Autopsies Hurting Our Ability To Understand Causes Of Death

Autopsy rates in the United States have declined dramatically since the 1950s, leading to missed learning opportunities and declining medical research. We'll discuss why there's been such a decline and how we all could benefit from more autopsies. Guest David Dobbs joins Nancy to discuss.

Organization Gives Back to Injured Vets With Hands-On Training

A world-renowned sports facility is working with a special group of athletes this week... Wounded Warriors. The organization hopes to give back to injured vets with hands-on training.

Protecting Yourself From Dangers of Manicures, Pedicures

Many people get manicures and pedicures to clean up their hands and feet, but what many people don't know is that there can be some pretty serious dangers associated with the practice. Infections are common at salons that aren't properly cleaned, and one expert on the topic tells us all about these dangers and what you can do to make sure you stay healthy after a day at the salon.

Acupuncture Seems to Help Concussion Sufferers Heal Quicker

Head acupuncture treatments are helping some heal from concussions faster.

5 Ways to Exercise Safely in the Sun

Learn these tips to prevent an exercise meltdown this summer.

How Sitting With Bad Posture Could Be Killing You

The human body isn't designed to sit all day but our jobs often require it. Now new research suggests doing so not only causes weight gain and joint damage but diabetes, heart disease and even cancer. We look into how to help yourself be healthy.

Sitting Is The New Smoking

Full Segment: The human body isn't designed to sit all day but our jobs often require it. Now new research suggests doing so not only causes weight gain and joint damage but diabetes, heart disease and even cancer. We look into how to help yourself be healthy.

Roni Zeiger Explains Why Electronic Health Records Are Useless

A panel of healthcare professionals gives an outlook of the next five years in medicine and what's to come for open, patient-centered health.

Liposuction Procedure Used to Extract Stem Cells

Some people have liposuction mainly to get the stem cells their fat contains.

Alternative Medicine for Sweaty Arm Pits

Are you active? Do you sweat a lot? More than your friends? Even back when you were a kid? Are you the one with the pitiful pit stains? Is it so bad that even the most expensive deodorants don't help? Don't sweat it -- there's a new alternative procedure for your hyperhidrosis (the medical term)!

Why We Should Care About Manure Regulation

U.S. factory farms produce 3 times as much feces as humans do -- so it's pretty icky to learn that last week the EPA refused to provide new regulations on how factories dump manure into our waterways. What will it take to regulate this ocean of crap?

Deadly Side Effects of Weight Loss Drugs

Weight loss is a constant battle many Americans face. Numerous obesity drugs have given patients heart problems or other medical problems but do any of them actually work? One pharmacist says a few new medications show better results, but still come with side effects.

Dr. Richard Besser Discusses Health Myths

INSIDE EDITION spoke to Dr. Richard Besser about so-called health myths.

Is Your Ear Preference For Cell Phone Use Related to Cancer?

Researchers have tracked data on ear preference for cell phone use, now they're looking to see if it's related to brain tumors.

Tricks To A Better Night's Sleep

So many of us have trouble falling asleep, so when Agapi Stassinopoulos, author of "Unbinding the Heart," appeared on Mondays With Marlo, she shared her techniques for calming down at bedtime. Agapi suggested seeing a nutritionist first. She also shared her personal techniques -- taking magnesium, drinking lavender camomile tea, taking a hot bath and making sure devices are outside of the bedroom.

Personal Trainer Gives Josh Zepps A Workout

Personal trainer Karl K. Scott joins HuffPost Live and puts Josh through a mini workout.

Personal Trainer: I Only Control One Hour, You've Got 23

Karl K. Scott joins Josh and discusses some of the stranger places he's seen some of his clients.

Personal Trainer Dishes About 'Inappropriate Stretching' With Clients

Karl K. Scott joins HuffPost Live and talks about inappropriate stretching with clients.

New Drug "Turns Off" Hunger Impulse

Belviq, a new weight loss drug, is said to work even more closely with the brain than methods currently in use. Some people have reported losing about 5% of their body weight in the period of about a year.

Cracking Infamous Health Myths

Will cracking your knuckles cause arthritis? Do you lose most of your body heat through your head? Do you need to wait a half an hour after you eat to jump in the pool? Find out if these any many other famous health myths are fact or fiction.

What Does Ban on Gene Patents Mean For Research?

The recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling banned patents on naturally-occurring genes, but will that ruling be helpful or harmful for research?

Twin Cities Are the Fittest in the US

The Twin Cities are the fittest in the US, according to a new analysis of the 50 most populous metro areas. Oklahoma City and Detroit are the least fit.

Is Coffee Good or Bad For You?

It doesn't feel like a good morning until we've had that first cup of coffee - or second, or third! But is there too much of a good thing? With more research coming out on both the positive and negative effects of caffeine consumption, we get to the bottom of whether or not coffee is the next big superfood or a health problem waiting to happen.

Bria Murphy Describes Unhealthy Model Habit

Here we go again. Another model has revealed to the mainstream media that some models, in an effort to stay thin, eat cotton balls.

Mind Over Nicotine

A researcher believes focusing on the sensation of lighting up a cigarette could be the key to quitting.

Keeping the Men in Your Life Healthy

Here are some tips from a physician on what men should be doing at every age to live longer, healthier lives.

Transformation: In the Kitchen With Nicole

Nicole takes us into her kitchen and shows us how she prepares her meals.

Back Pain Googlechondriac

Dr. Rick Burg, a spine surgeon with Ortho Texas answers your Google questions about back pain and spine care. There are even methods that don't include surgery!

Cleaning Out Your Medicine Cabinet

How long has it been since you cleaned our your medicine cabinet? Chief medical officer of Pfizer, Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall shares tips for properly disposing of expired medications.

Former Navy Officer On Bottoming Out With Alcohol

Veteran Navy Officer Jamie McCall explains how alcoholism destroyed her career.

Alcohol Rock Bottom

Full Segment: Not everyone gets a second chance. Not everybody succeeds after being given a second shot at a fruitful & happy life. We talk to Jamie McCall, a now-sober veteran who picked herself up & made a wonderful life for herself after sinking to the bottom.

5 Ways To Stay Safe in the Summer Heat

Summer is here, and so is the heat! Here are five ways you can avoid overheating this season

What Causes Dyslexia?

New study looks at whether visual function problems are a cause or consequence of dyslexia.

Not All Fats Are Created Equal: Good Fats Vs. Bad Fats

Learn about the difference between good fats and bad fats and how much you be eating of both.

Tony Schwartz Talks 'Fierce Intentionality' And Where The Best Ideas Happen

Tony Schwartz talks "fierce intentionality" and where the best ideas happen

Tony Schwartz: Renewal Is Not For Slackers

Tony Schwartz: Renewal Is Not For Slackers

Alternative Medicine: Hyperbaric Chamber Therapy For Brain Injuries

Some victims of traumatic brain injuries are adding an alternative treatment to their rehab program; a growing number of patients are turning to hyperbaric chamber therapy in an effort to 'reboot' their brains.

Healing Cancer Patients Through Music

Music therapy can be a powerful part of the healing process for cancer patients.

How I Found A Kidney Donor On Facebook

Eddie Beatrice talks with Mike about the improbable way he found an organ donor: Facebook.

Keep Courts Out Of The Organ Donation System

Mildred Solomon, Professor of Medical Ethics at Harvard medical School, claims that involving lawyers in the organ donation system will only compromise the integrity of the families.

8 Ways to Add Years to Your Life

Want to live a longer and better life? We have some simple ways you can add more than a dozen good years to your life.

Hidden Health Clues in Your Fingers and Arms

From cancer to stroke to Alzheimer's-clues to conditions you may be at risk for are hiding in plain sight!

The Color of Generic Pills Can Dissuade Patients from Taking Them

The color of generic pills can dissuade patients from taking their medication.

Soldier Undergoes Double-Arm Transplant After Losing Limbs in Iraq

Erika Edwards reports an Iraq war veteran who lost all four limbs in combat has undergone a double arm transplant.

New Skeletal System Helps Paralyzed Army Vets Walk Again

Theresa Hannigan is an Army veteran who uses the Re-walk Rehabilitation System, an exoskeleton for those whose lower limbs are paralyzed. The unique device is helping wounded vets find ways to walk again.

Nearly 20% of Patients Readmitted to Hospitals

Nearly 1 in 5 hospitalized patients is readmitted, or makes a trip to the ER, during the first month of their discharge.

Labels Can Be Inaccurate on Popular Supplements

Vitamin D doses often don't match labels, according to a new study.

Electronic Alert Systems May Make Doctors Miss Test Results

A new survey suggests electronic systems used to deliver alerts to doctors may cause them to miss important test results.

FDA Is Still Finding Violations at Compounding Pharmacies Across the U.S.

FDA officials recently inspected thirty compounding pharmacies, and found numerous violations ranging from unsanitary conditions to particles floating in drug vials.

Common Complaints About Doctors

Consumer reports is out with its list of top pet peeves patients have about seeing the doctor.

Doctor Uses New System for Billing Patients

A Georgia doctor has adopted a new system of billing patients, charging a monthly flat fee instead of taking insurance, Medicare or Medicaid for office visits.

There's a Correlation Between Your Brain and How You Hold a Cellphone

Researchers have found a correlation between brain dominance and how you hold your cell phone.

Paraplegic Father Slowly Overcoming His Injuries

A father working to overcome a paralyzing injury and thanks to his former teammates, he's not only making strides but also paying it forward. Benita Zahn reports.

Wearable Tech Might Be Making a Difference in Healthcare

It's a $2.6 trillion industry that almost every one of us has struggled with -- health care. But there is new hope, thanks to new wearable technology.

Immunotherapy Explained

Robert Bazell reports on immunotherapy and its implementation in cancer treatments.

Laila Ali: I'm Not Afraid to Get Old

Forty percent of Americans feel getting old is something to fear, according to a survey released today, Laila Ali, retired boxer and daughter of Muhammad Ali, joins Lunch Break to discuss a campaign to inspire people to prepare for aging, even in their 30s.

Random Stranger Offers Kidney to Anyone Who Needs It

Woman's life is saved when a completely random stranger walks into the hospital and offers his kidney to anyone who needs it.

Music Can Reduce Anxiety in ICU Patients

Listening to music appears to reduce anxiety and the use of sedatives among ICU patients on a ventilator.

Treating Fallen Troops on the Field: Two New Battlefield Devices

From a self-inflating tourniquet to a wearable vitals monitor-we show you some of the latest military medical technology!

How the Body Reacts to Stress

Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, Chief Medical Officer of Pfizer, explains the physical signs of the body's fight or flight response.

Finding Relief in Holistic Medicine

Woman turns to holistic treatments after traditional medicine failed to help her.

Alternative Arthritis Therapies: Food Supplements

Conventional medical treatments for arthritis have come a long way in recent years. But many people suffering from arthritis pain have found additional comfort in so-called "alternative" or "complementary" therapies. How effective are they?

I Sequenced My Microbiome

Catherine Lozupone joins HuffPost Live to discuss sequencing her microbiome.

What You Can Learn From Your Poop

Maura Henninger joins Josh to talk about what you can learn from you poop.

Miniature Horse Therapy

While dog therapy is becoming quite common, miniature horses might have some therapeutic effect.

Doctor Says Cancer From Oral Sex Is Common

Could Michael Douglas really have gotten throat cancer from oral sex? This doctor says not only is it possible, but it's the most common way to get throat cancer these days.

Could Hand Sanitizer Set You On Fire?

Young girl is treated for severe burns after the alcohol in the hand sanitizer on her hands caught fire.

Ways To Beat Stress

Jan Bruce and Erik Marcus join HuffPost Live to go over some ways to beat stress.

How Where You Live Affects Your Stress Level

Brandon Keim and Derek Penwell join Caitlyn to discuss how where you live effects your stress level.

Chicken Wings For Dialysis Patients

What you eat isn't just important for weight loss or nutrition, it can also be used as medicine. For example, chicken wings that are beneficial for dialysis patients.

Fecal Transplant Crackdown

The FDA issued strict new guidelines regarding poop -- or, more specifically, the use of fecal transplants to treat severe and potentially lethal bacterial infections.

Feds Clamp Down On Life-Saving 'Stool' Treatment

The FDA issued strict new guidelines regarding poop -- or, more specifically, the use of fecal transplants to treat severe and potentially lethal bacterial infections. HuffPost Science Editor David Freeman weighs in.

Ways to Stay Safe as Temps Rise

As we anticipate the first heat wave of 2013, experts say there are certain groups that need to be extra careful.

Alternative Medicine: How Holistic Pediatricians Are Different

If you're a parent looking for a holistic pediatrician -- good luck finding one. They ARE out there, but they're few and far between. Here's one doctor who long ago saw the demand from a growing number of parents -- and her practice now is an alternative to traditional pediatric medicine.

Hot Weather Brings Dangerous Air Quality

As summer approaches, air quality in some areas will becoming increasingly dangerous to vulnerable groups such as young children and the elderly.

This Test May Save Your Life

A doctor in Connecticut has developed a genetic test that could help determine allergies to prescription drugs.

Not Being the Breadwinner Can Make Men Sick

A new study finds men are more likely to have issues with sex and their health when their wives make more money.

Exercise of the Week

Just cardio won't do it. Learn the importance of strength training and some of the best exercises you can do at home.

Horseback Riding Therapy for Lyme Disease

Woman dealing with the physical fallout from Lyme's Disease finds therapy in horseback riding.

Amputees Experience Grief Similar to Death of a Loved One

Doctors say amputees go through a grieving process that closely resembles the grieving process experienced when a loved one dies.

How Happiness Evolves & Improves With Age

Heidi Grant Halvorson is happy doing the things her 20-year-old self would have considered boring & lame. She joins us to talk about how our perception of happiness shifts & life coach Christine Sachs offers advice on finding happiness at every age.

This Man Desperately Needs a Kidney

Alan Howard is dying of a failing kidney and is waiting on donor list, hoping for a match. In the mean time, he still attends college classes and plays the guitar.

No-Vacation Nation

Full Segment: A recent study reveals that the U.S. is only country in the developed world that doesn't require businesses to provide paid vacation days for employees. What does this mean for business and employees? Should the government intervene?

College Women Drink More

A study suggests that female college students drink more than their male counterparts. Are college women using alcohol as a social crutch? And what are the long term effects of engaging in this behavior while in school?

Memorial Day Health and Fitness Tips

Watch this video before you set out for your Memorial Day festivities. Three-day weekends can lead to too much sun, overindulging at too many barbecues, and letting your fitness goals fall by the wayside. We'll show you how to stay healthy without sacrificing the fun.

Fidgeting Can Burn Calories

Did you know fidgeting can burn up to 350 calories per day? So fidget! Fidget at your desk, fidget at the bus stop, fidget anywhere you are! Fidget!

Is America a Pill Nation?

Today, an estimated 16 million people use painkillers, 5 million take sleep aids, and 18 million are relying on antidepressants. Do these numbers point to a collective hole in the soul of our country?

Marcia Cross on Stand Up To Cancer

Marcia Cross discusses Stand Up To Cancer's partnership with The Safeway Foundation to increase awareness and funds for the fight against prostate cancer by designing a reusable shopping bag, embossed with the words, "It starts with a wish; it can end with a cure."

Los Angeles Farmers Market Q&A

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears visits a popular L.A. farmers market to answer questions about sun protection, ear infections, cold prevention and more.

Hollywood Health Q&A

The Docs hit the world-famous Hollywood Walk of Fame and meet curious Angelenos with questions about their health. Get tips to tame tension headaches and prevent yeast infections. Plus, does wine speed up the aging process?

Parents Discover Rats at Brooklyn Pool

A few Brooklyn parents say for the past few months they've been finding rats under their pool and in the playground where their children go after school. So far, city agencies haven't done anything to help fix the rat problem.

How Dangerous Ticks Can Be?

As the weather gets warmer, insect including ticks carrying Lyme disease begin to come out. Lyme disease can be debilitating and even deadly according to a group looking to educate the public about the dangerous disease.

Waking Up with a Stiff Neck

Your pillow might be to blame. Get tips to sleep healthier.

How Breakups Affect Your Body

Breaking up can take a significant toll on your physical health. E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains the processes your body goes through during a breakup.

Is Yoga Too Religious For Public Physical Education?

The Encinitas school district in San Diego is facing a law suit for teaching Ashtanga yoga in place of traditional physical education classes. One doctor testified on behalf of a group of parent concerned the practice is a religious conspiracy.

"It Starts With a Wish; It Can End With a Cure"

Marcia Cross discusses Stand Up To Cancer's partnership with The Safeway Foundation to increase awareness and funds for the fight against prostate cancer by designing a reusable shopping bag, embossed with the words, "It starts with a wish; it can end with a cure."

Phones in the Bathroom Can Make You Sick?

People take their cellphones everywhere, even to the bathroom. But could this be making you sick? A Muncie doctor says it can spread staff bacteria and fecal matter, which cause acne, pink eye and other diseases.

What Sunscreen Should You Use This Summer?

While a need for sunscreen is agreed on, officials are debating the qualifications should determine what type and brand you use. Even though the FDA has placed more restrictions and rules on sunscreen producers, environmental groups say they haven't done enough to protect consumers.

The Symptoms of UTIs and Kidney Stones

Urologist Dr. Jennifer Berman explains the symptoms of urinary tract infections and kidney stones, both of which can cause debilitating pain. Plus, learn prevention tips to reduce your chances of contracting either condition.

Does It Work: WaxVac Ear Wax Remover

Ear wax is so annoying! And using swabs to clean your ears can be dangerous, so what can you do? The WaxVac ear wax vacuum claims to solve the problem, but does it really work?

Cracking Down on Mothers of Drug Addicted Newborns

Law enforcement in Etowah county Alabama are attempting to decrease the number of babies born addicted to narcotics. Not only will mothers be prosecuted, but the district attorney's office wants to prosecute doctors who are over prescribing medications.

3 Best Herbs for Ayurvedic Healing

Yogi Cameron, star of A Model Guru, shows how to use tumeric, coriander and ginger to treat a variety of conditions like the common cold, indigestion and headaches.

Infertility 101: Natural Solutions to Help You Get Pregnant

Dr. Vasudha Gupta talks to Dr. Holly about the causes of infertility and gives tips on getting pregnant.

How to Sooth Your Throat with Home-Made Licorice Lozenges

Sooth your sore throat yourself with Nirmala's homemade licorice lozenges.

Always Flush The Toilet With The Lid Down

Jason "The Germ Guy" Tetro joins HuffPost Live to discuss why you should always flush the toilet with the lid down.

Whats The Germiest Place On The Body?

Jason "The Germ Guy" Tetro joins Dena to talk about the germiest place on the human body.

The 30-Day Life Without TV Challenge

Anya, a 22-year-old post production assistant, says she spends as much as 10 hours a day watching television on the weekends. The Doctors challenge her to put down the remote and not watch television for 30 days.

Naturopathic Care Could Help Metabolic Syndrome Patients

A new study finds treatment by naturopathic doctors can help decrease the prevalence of metabolic syndrome, a risk factor for heart disease.

Painful Disease Put Man's Life On Hold

We all know that painful feeling when you sit down on your leg and it goes numb. For most people, paresthesia is a temporary feeling. But for some, it returns on a regular basis -- as a dangerous disease that can make a big impact on everyday life. Guest Patrick Bohan shares his story.

A Doctor Confronting His Own Illness

Dr. Stuart Farrimond joins Josh to discuss his own battle with a brain tumor.

Life With Trichotillomania

Full Segment: Between 2% and 5% of Americans suffer from trichotillomania, a compulsive urge to pull out one's own hair. It can lead to noticeable hair loss and social anxiety. What's it like to live with this frustrating disease?

Beware of Swimming Pool Water

Think chlorine kills harmful bacteria floating in your pool? Think again.

On Pins & Needles

Full Segment: We all know that painful feeling when you sit down on your leg and it goes numb. For most people, paresthesia is a temporary feeling. But for some, it returns on a regular basis -- as a dangerous disease that can make a big impact on everyday life.

Meditation as Alternative Medicine

Imagine your doctor prescribing 20 minutes of meditation, twice a day. Some doctors are actually doing that because of the growing evidence that quieting the mind is healthy. For some, it's an alternative to medicine.

Alternative Therapies That Fix Health Problems

Amy McGorry from Prevention Magazine describes why alternative therapies like aromatherapy, acupuncture and massage can help fix health problems.

Healing Yoga to Alleviate Multiple Sclerosis Pains

Some people with serious health issues like multiple sclerosis are finding relief in the ancient practice of yoga.

My Doctor Fat-Shamed Me

Full Segment: ME: "I have the flu." DR.: "Try losing weight." ME: "What does that have to do with my flu?" New studies show that regardless of the symptoms being treated, overweight patients are treated differently due to their weight.

Couch Potato Gene Makes Exercise Enthusiasm Difficult For Some

Losing weight can be a game changer in someone's life. But now with the discovery of what some are calling the "Couch Potato Gene" turns out, for a lot of folks struggling to stick with the program.. there's a reason it's so hard to get moving.

Smelly Hot Spots on the Body

Take a head-to-toe tour of the body, and learn which parts are typically odiferous.

Body Odor Confessions

Brave men and women confess their smelliest body parts.

What Causes Body Odor?

The Doctors and gastroenterologist Dr. Jorge Rodriguez explain how bacteria on the body, combined with various gland secretions, create an unpleasant odor.

What Is the Smelliest Body Part?

The Doctors polled their Facebook fans to determine the smelliest body part. See the results, and find out whether or not The Doctors agree!

Research Shows Low Level Lead Exposure Still Affects Kids

Do even low levels of lead in the blood affect reading readiness in Kindergarten students?

Woman Uses Hypnotherapy To Keep The Weight Off

Hypnotherapy helped one man lose 100 pounds, one lady kick her smoking habit after 25 years & one sports team overcome a big losing streak. We speak to a woman who swears by it to keep the pounds off.

The Debate Over When Life Begins

Jonathan Moreno and Dr. John Lantos join Josh to discuss the debate over when life begins.

When Should Seniors Stop Driving?

The Doctors discuss the signs of aging that could pose a danger behind the wheel. Plus, learn tips and activities to improve memory and boost brainpower.

Inappropriate Personal Trainers?

How to know when a trainer's workout moves are for fitness or something fishy.

Testicular Sperm Extraction

Board-certified urologist Dr. Aaron Spitz explains how sperm extraction works to boost male fertility and increase the chances of conception.

Diagnosing the Cause of Male Infertility

Married couple Justin and Margaret have had difficulty conceiving a child for the past couple of years. Justin underwent a fertility test and discovered that he produced very little sperm. A board-certified urologist performs a testicular exam to determine the potential cause of Justin's fertility problems.

5 Things to Know About Mosquitoes

Mosquito season is upon us. Missy Sullivan joins The News Hub with five things you should know about these pests before summer sets in.

Appendix Function and Removal Procedure

The appendix, which is attached to the large intestine, might actually serve a purpose. But, when it gets inflamed, it can be extremely painful. Learn about a new procedure to remove the appendix through the belly button, leaving less scarring.

Is Your Spleen Useless or Useful?

The spleen is an organ to the left of the stomach. It often is removed for various reasons, but there can be benefits to keeping yours.

Are Your Sinuses Useless or Useful?

Sinuses are a connected system of hollow cavities in the skull, and they can be a real nuisance when they get clogged and collect fluid.

Is the Belly Button Useless or Useful?

It marks the spot where the umbilical cord was attached while in your mother's womb, but does it serve a purpose after birth?

Body Parts You Can Live Without

Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears hits the streets of Los Angeles to find out if people know what different body parts are for -- and whether you can live without them.

Replacing Body Parts with Stem Cells and Synthetics

The department of nanotechnology and regenerative medicine at University College London often is called the human body parts store. The team uses stem cells and synthetic materials to grow replacement organs and body parts.

Addicted To Tanning

Full Segment: The dangers of tanning are well documented, but some people just can't help themselves and are addicted to the feeling of being tan in the same way people get addicted to drugs.

Tanning Enthusiast Defends Controversial Practice

The dangers of tanning are well documented, but some people just can't help themselves and are addicted to the feeling of being tan in the same way people get addicted to drugs. We speak with Lexie about her struggle to quit.

Woman Managed To Quit Smoking Before Overcoming Tanning Addiction

The dangers of tanning are well documented, but some people just can't help themselves and are addicted to the feeling of being tan in the same way people get addicted to drugs. We speak with Erica about her struggle to quit.

Iyanla Demonstrates a Healing Exercise Similar to 'Needleless Acupuncture'

During her work with Tiffany, a wife who says she is in a sexless marriage, Iyanla has her perform an exercise called progressive EFT, or tapping. It's a spiritual healing exercise that allows you to release negative, toxic energy from your mind, body and spirit. Watch as Iyanla demonstrates and explains how you can use tapping in your life.

The Ethics of Prescribing Placebos

A British study found that a large majority of doctors in the U.K. are prescribing placebos regularly. The Doctors discuss whether it's ethical and safe for doctors to use placebos as a form of treatment.

Organ Transplants Safety

Organ transplants are often necessary to save lives, but did you know that sometimes the only organs available may be diseased? The Doctors discuss the safety protocols for organ transplantation.

New Study Shows Spike in Sleep Apnea Patients

New study shows skyrocketing number of people being diagnosed with sleep apnea. Find out why.

Encouraging People Over 50 to Adopt a Healthy Lifestyle

In the next two years, adults over 50 are expected to represent nearly half of the U.S. population. Pfizer and YMCA have launched a new program called 50 Moving Forward, which encourages people 50 and older to adopt the habits they need for a long, healthy life. The program promotes preventative measures, such as screenings and vaccinations, healthy eating and physical activity.

May 8th Is International Thalassemia Day

Ahmed sits down with Jude Kamal to discuss 'International Thalassemia Day' and how her diagnosis with Thalassemia made her determined to make a difference in someone's life.

Hospital Price Disparities Made Public

Americans have long become accustomed to bewilderment and anxiety when confronting health care bills. A new database underscores why, revealing the perplexing assortment of prices for medical care, with the details of bills seemingly untethered to any graspable principle.

Megan Fox, RPatz, and Snooky's Questionable Hygiene Habits

Reality star Snooki reportedly exfoliates with cat litter, and actress Megan Fox says she forgets to flush the toilet. Get the lowdown on questionable celebrity hygiene habits.

Depression Meds Alternative: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

Nearly 20 million Americans over the age of 18 suffer from a major form of depression -- and many look for help outside of traditional medicine because pills can have a lot of side effects. There's a new treatment called transcranial magnetic stimulation -- and for many, this alternative can be lifesaving.

Big Pharma's Pill Pushing

Full Segment: Big Pharma spends almost twice as much on promotion as it does on research and development. Drug company revenues climbed more than $200 billion in the years between 1995 and 2010 and so did the number of addicts. How can this be better regulated?

Take a Two Minute Break to De-Stress and Relax

Feeling stressed out? Need to re-boot and rejuvenate? Take 2-Minutes to watch this Travel Therapy video and find your inner bliss. Breathe. Believe. Trust. Be thankful. Created by Emmy award-winning TV correspondent, Karen Schaler, creator and host of the new Travel Therapy TV and online series, featuring top trips to take based on what you're going through in life.

What Causes a Belly Button Itch?

The Doctors discuss the causes of an itchy belly button and share tips to ditch the itch! Plus, learn the signs that your navel could be infected.

The Urge to Suddenly Use the Bathroom

The Doctors are joined by Ross Mathews, comedian, TV personality and author of Man Up!: Tales of My Delusional Self-Confidence , for a special show-and-tell edition. Ross reveals that whenever he tells his mother exciting news over the phone, she has to hang up and call him back. The reason: "Insta-diarrhea!" The Docs explain what may cause the sudden urge to go.

Gym Intimidation

Full Segment: Getting in the door at the gym is just the first step. You've got to learn how to use the equipment, get used to working out in public, and deal with some awkward, or even intense, encounters.

Brad Lamm

Addiction Specialist & Lifestyle Interventionist Brad Lamm joined me this week on Mondays With Marlo. Brad was such an interesting and informative guest! We spoke about all kinds of addictions -- everything from smoking to food to prescription pills. Brad answered your addiction questions and even shared a few touching personal stories. Watch the full interview for an inside look at addiction and get some great tips to overcome addictions you may be struggling with.

Considering the UK's Health Care Point System Proposal

Should the quality of a person's health care be based on his or her lifestyle choices?

Melanoma Monday

Full Segment: May 6th is Melanoma Monday, part of Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Learn from experts and survivors about warning signs and misperceptions surrounding this deadly disease and how to spot melanoma before it spreads.

New Treatment Uses Hot Cups to Relieve Ailments

Celebs from Gwyneth Paltrow to Jennifer Aniston have have been caught on camera with circles on their skin from an acupuncture treatment called cupping. Mike Wilber explains how it works.

Short Term Hearing Loss Is Actually Our Body's Defense

Short term hearing loss is actually the body's way of protecting our ears ... not damaging them.

Staying Healthy from the Inside Out

Who knew the key to outer beauty begins with inner beauty? Lifestyle Expert Elizabeth Mayhew, that's who. And the even better news? It's easier to achieve than you'd think.

How Meditation Cured My PTSD

US Army Veteran Stephen Lee joins Ricky to talk about how meditation cured his PTSD.

Bizarre Tales from the Emergency Room

What is the strangest thing doctors have ever found inside the human body? It could be the 20-inch eel that was found inside one man's colon! The takeaway? Don't stick things in your body that don't belong there, Dr. Travis says.

High Blood Pressure Prevention

Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, the chief medical officer of Pfizer, joins Dr. Travis to raise awareness about high blood pressure and its consequences. Hypertension affects about 76 million Americans and nearly 1 billion people worldwide. It can lead to heart disease, stroke, kidney disease and vision loss.

Summer Heat Warnings For Seniors

About 400 people die each year in the U.S. from heat-related conditions, and most of them are 65 or older. The Doctors share warning signs and prevention tips.

Scuba Diving Dangers

Dr. Hilary Greenberg was scuba diving in Costa Rica when she was knocked unconscious by a strong surge. Her husband, a cosmetic physician, performed CPR while they were in the water for almost 45 minutes, saving her life.

Want to Look Younger? Gain a Few Pounds

Don't be afraid to put on a few pounds as you age. The extra fat can help smooth out wrinkles and give you a younger-looking face.

Driving Under the Influence of Marijuana

Colorado is considering a law to set a driving under the influence of drugs limit to restrict the level of THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, in your blood while driving. Watch as one woman gets behind the wheel of a driving simulator after getting high.

Take Tour of Marijuana Facilities in Colorado

Colorado is the first state to legalize marijuana for adults over the age of 21. "My 420 Tours" is offering tours of marijuana cultivation facilities and dispensaries, workshops to learn how to cook with cannabis, and the opportunity to smoke at private parties.

What Causes A Stinky Nose?

A viewer says, "I recently got over a bad cold, but I'm getting worried because the breath from my nose stinks. What's up with that?" Ear, nose and throat surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon explains.

Spring Allergy Season

It's allergy season, and this year is expected to be difficult because a mild winter and early, windy spring promoted allergen creation. Get Dr. O's tips to control your allergies.

Treating Poison Ivy "Down There?"

That genital rash could be poison ivy instead of a sexually transmitted disease. Be sure to wash your hands after hiking or working in your yard and before you use the restroom.

Scoliosis: Structural Integration Is the Alternative Treatment

If you're one of the estimated 7,000,000 Americans with it, you probably know that help for scoliosis is limited to wearing body braces or surgery. But there's a new alternative: Structural Integration; here's one woman's story of how it allowed her to maintain her active lifestyle.

Hydrotherapy for Restless Leg Syndrome

See how spending time in a hot tub can help heal restless leg syndrome.

Calm a Restless Mind With Hydrotherapy

See how spending time in a hot tub can help heal calm a restless mind.

Is Your Lipstick Slowly Killing You?

A testing of 32 commonly used lipsticks found traces of lead, cadmium, aluminum and other metals, some at potentially toxic levels.

Soothe Anxiety with One Quick Tip

Soothe situational anxiety with one simple tip.

The Best and Worst Sleep Positions

Is there such a thing as the perfect sleep position? Top sleep expert Dr. Michael Breus reveals the best and worst sleep positions for your body.

The Signs of Stress

Did you know that more than 75 percent of all doctor's office visits are for stress-related conditions and complaints? Pfizer's Freda Lewis-Hall, M.D. gives tips to recognize the signs of stress. Plus, learn the five A's of managing stress in your life.

Video Journal: Month-Long Yoga Challenge

Patch editor Daniel Woolfolk shares the life-changing benefits he gained when he committed to doing 31 yoga classes in 31 days as part of PLAY Yoga's March Madness Challenge.

Religious Experience Or 'Brain Juice Sloshing Around?'

Thanks to modern medicine, if you lose consciousness or your heart stops beating you can potentially be brought back to life. What does momentary death feel like? And what does it reveal about life?

The Weird Ways Of Staying Alive

Dr. Benjamin S. Abella joins HuffPost Live to describe some of the newest and most innovative ways of keeping cardiac arrest patients alive.

No One Knows What Happens After Death

Dr. Sam Parnia, head of intensive care at the Stony Brook University Hospital in New York, claims that since there is no concrete evidence of what happens after death, you must be open to the fact that anything is possible.

A Vitamin That's Good For The Joints

Celebrity fitness trainer Simone De La Rue recommended that women over 35 take a daily multi-vitamin when she appeared on Mondays With Marlo. But that's not all! Simone also told me that it's important to take glucosamine and calcium supplements to lubricate the joints.

Toilet Tool Promises Easier BMs

The TurDle promises an easier time on the toilet. Proctologist and colorectal surgeon Dr. David Rosenfeld weighs in.

Hemorrhoids Vs. Anal Fissures

From hemorrhoids and fissures to going number two, proctologist and colorectal surgeon Dr. David Rosenfeld joins The Doctors to clear up your biggest booty problems.

High Heel Surgery Alternative That Doesn't Break Bones

Bunions can make wearing high heels unbearable; the surgery to fix the problem can be even worse. Now an orthopedic surgeon offers an alternative treatment to bunion surgery without breaking any bones.

Should Your Doctor Be Your Life Coach?

Doctors are using a new untraditional strategy to help patients achieve health goals like quitting smoking or starting diet and exercise programs. Laura Landro and Healthwise founder and chief executive Donald Kemper explain.

Lisa Belkin On How Sleep Deprivation Makes Us Stressed

Lisa Belkin joins Josh Zepps to discuss how sleep deprivation makes people stressed.

Lisa Belkin On Breathing & How To Find Your Best Bedtime

Lisa Belkin joins Josh Zepps to discuss breathing and how to find your best bedtime.

What Causes a Loss of Taste and Smell?

Vision and hearing are known to decline with age, but what about other senses? The Doctors explain how the sense of taste and smell are affected by the aging process, and whether a loss of these senses is genetic.

A Cochlear Implant Allows a Woman to Hear for the First Time

An Idaho woman who has been deaf her entire life now has new hope for hearing thanks to a device called a cochlear implant.

World Malaria Day 2013

Shaquille O'Neal discusses the importance of raising awareness about malaria as part of the Big Push effort to end the disease once and for all.

Marijuana Pill May Be Better For Pain Than Smoked Form

A pill form of marijuana may work just as well to relieve pain as the smoked form, but with fewer side effects, new research suggests.

Young People More Likely to Skip Meds Than Elderly

Younger patients are more likely to skip their medications than senior citizens.

Doctors Are Best Role Models For Healthy Lifestyle

Patients are more likely to undergo screenings and get flu shots if their doctors do likewise.

A Hospital Has Started a Physician-Assisted Death Program

A study published in the New England Journal of Medicine highlights one hospital that started a physician-assisted death program. Doctors would prescribe a lethal medication that patients would self-administer after extensive counseling.

The Pee Pants and Who They Are For

Special underwear that includes a tube and a bag allows you to pee in your pants. It's designed for active women and encourages you to stay hydrated when there's not a bathroom nearby.

Stand Up 2 Cancer

Heidi tells us a little about why she stands up 2 cancer.

The Docstors: Q and A in Less Than 30 Seconds

The Doctors answer audience questions in 30 seconds or less.

U.S. Hospitals Quietly Deport Undocumented Immigrants

A new report reveals hundreds of patients are quietly deported by hospitals and flown back to their home countries, often without being conscious. We discuss the obscure process known as "medical repatriation."

Bad Genes Stop With Me

Full Segment: Many who carry genetic disease want to start a family without passing on those traits. Science is figuring out how to eliminate problem genes for good.

Are We Obligated to Perform CPR?

A recent incident in Bakersfield, California shocked the nation when a nurse called 911 after finding an elderly retirement home resident collapsed on the floor - but refused to perform CPR. The Doctors weigh in.

CPR Controversy

A recent incident in Bakersfield, California shocked the nation when a nurse called 911 after finding an elderly retirement home resident collapsed on the floor - but refused to perform CPR. Battalion Chief of the Bakersfield Fire Department Anthony Galagaza describes the incident.

Dr. Travis Turns Up the Heat

We all know sweating is natural and healthy, but E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork puts the bodily function to the ultimate test at The Shape House, an urban sweat lodge. See how Dr. Travis survives nearly an hour in a 158 degree pod! Plus, watch him cool off.

Sexual Activity Remains Low Among Young Teens

1% of 11 year-olds, and 2.5% of 12 year-olds report having sex.

Removing a Split Toenail

Podiatrist Dr. Ali Sadrieh explains that split nails are relatively common, but they can put people at an increased risk for fungal infections. In extreme cases, the nail may need to be removed so that the nail bed can be treated for infection. Dr. Sadrieh demonstrates how a split toenail is carefully removed from the nail bed.

Medicine Side Effect: Stinky?

The Doctors explain how certain medications and supplements can cause body odor.

Food Poisoning Explained

ER physician Dr. Travis Stork demonstrates what happens when you get food poisoning and how to prevent it.

How Long Do Viruses Last on Surfaces?

Parents always want to know how long the surfaces in the are house going to be contaminated after their child's friends come over with a cold, pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears says.

The Benefits of Exercise

You've been working out regularly, but how long will your efforts last if you're sidelined by an illness, work or travel?

Community Gardening for Weight Loss

Men and women who take part in community gardening have a lower body mass index than neighbors who don't.

There's No Magic Pill: Supplementing a Healthy Lifestyle

Dr. Christopher Shih digests new ideas about health and disease prevention.

Walking Can Have Same Heart Benefit as Running

People who walk at a moderate pace experience the same heart benefit as those who run vigorously.

Professor: Antibiotics Abuse Is Making Us More Susceptible To Disease

Antibiotic resistance is increasing. Now 70 years after the introduction of these game-changing drugs, they're starting to fail as deadly bacteria have begun to adapt. How should we prepare for the antibiotic apocalypse?

MRSA Survivor Required 7 Life-Saving Surgeries

Antibiotic resistance is increasing. We talk with a woman who has survived MRSA after 7 surgeries.

The Nose Knows

Regina Meredith interviews Barry Kapp and he explains the master medicinal aromatherapist knowledge he has explored and their many healing powers of essential oils.

A Farmers' Market For Pot

Full Segment: In Santa Rosa, California, there's a farmers' market where customers can purchase a wide array of locally sourced this case that crop happens to be marijuana.

The Bacteria Are Winning

Full Segment: Antibiotic resistance is increasing. Now 70 years after the introduction of these game-changing drugs, they're starting to fail as deadly bacteria have begun to adapt. How should we prepare for the antibiotic apocalypse?

Weight Gain May Be Connected to a Microbe

Studies suggest weight gain may be connected to a specific microbe, hoarding calories inside the body. A new breath test can reveal if patients have the microbe and therefore are at risk for developing obesity. Dr. Bruce Hensel reports.

Prescription Prices Can Vary Around Pharmacies

It pays to shop around when it comes to generic prescription drugs. A new study from Consumer Reports finds prices can vary widely among pharmacies.

Antibiotic Resistance and Overuse

You may be surprised by the number of antibiotic prescriptions being written in the U.S. Check out the results of a new CDC study.

What to Do When Gastric Bypass Doesn't Help

Dr. Hillary Goldsher discusses the emotional eating. Her advice this week is for a woman who even after gastric bypass can't stop eating recklessly.

Avoid This Common Running Injury

When it comes to race training, "No pain, No gain" is a common motto for hard-core runners. But when the pain is more than some soreness or muscle stiffness, it's time to stop. Britney Glaser reports on a common running injury.

Don't Patent Me, Bro

Monday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a landmark case challenging Myriad Genetics' patents on breast cancer genes. Should they be allowed to patent human genes? If not, will that hurt the biotech industry's incentive to invest in R&D?

Racing For The Cure For Profit

Suppose there is a broken gene out there that could be fixed. Companies are racing to find an answer, but are they doing it for the right reasons?

Parents Speak Of Teen's Battle With Meningitis

The parents of a teenager who lost all four limbs to meningitis speak about the struggle their daughter has faced and how it all could have been prevented. INSIDE EDITION reports.

James Forsythe on Possible Harm in Cancer Treatments

Regina Meredith interviews James Forsythe on Gaiam TV's show, Healing Matrix.

Dennis Richard on the Benefits of MMS

Join host Regina Meredith on the Gaiam Tv original show, Healing Matrix. On this special show Regina interviews Dennis Richard.

Why You Shouldn't Clean Your Ears

Do you clean inside of your ear with a cotton swab? Some experts say that people shouldn't clean the wax out of their ear. A natural process in human ears cleans out the wax without needing a cotton swab. Using a swab on the inside of your ear can cause wax to get backed up and accumulate inside rather than cleaning it out. Also, if the swab gets pushed in too far it can damage the eardrum.

USA Weekend: Genetic Testing

The Doctors have an exciting partnership with USA Weekend magazine as the exclusive medical contributors to its weekly HealthSmart column. Latest: Should you undergo genetic testing?

Superbug Outbreak

A new strand of untreatable bacteria has been found in Los Angeles. Should you worry?

Yoga Instructor Demonstrates the Five Tibetan Rites

Tom Kelly of Soul of Yoga in Encinitas, CA has been practicing yoga for more than four decades and recently began incorporating a little-known sequence called the Five Tibetan Rites into his daily routine something he says makes him feel more invigorated. Credit: Daniel Woolfolk

Physically Active Doctors Are More Likely to Recommend Exercise

Doctors who are physically active are more likely to recommend exercise to their patients.

The Importance of Rehydrating After Sickness

Learn the most effective ways to rehydrate the body after a bout of stomach-churning sickness.

Are You Getting Enough "Vitamin N?"

Health and features editor of Women's Health magazine, Sascha De Gersdorff, discusses an important topic featured in the April 2013 issue: Are you getting enough "vitamin N?"

How To Spot A Narcissist

Full Segment: Narcissism is casually used as an exaggerated description for a person's self-involvement. But some people can be clinically defined as narcissists. So where does insult meet diagnosis?

Lean and Green Hangover Cure

What's lean, green and can help ease the ache of a hangover?

Meet Tom Chi the Pain Whisperer

Meet Tom Chi, "The Pain Whisperer," who has used his kung fu and acupuncture background to devise a unique pain treatment. Dr. Andrew Ordon visits him to see if he can help his knee pain.

The Benefits of Acupuncture to Treat Pain

Actress Penelope Cruz has been seen sporting gold acupuncture pins in her ear. Ear, Nose and Throat Specialist Dr. Andrew Ordon explains that the treatment may help relieve her back pain.

Alternative Options to Soothe a Sore Throat

Got the flu? Trade your flu syrup and medication for a Hot Toddy Sorbet or Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears's soothing throatsicle recipe.

Medicare's Waste

Dr. Stephanie Woodhandler discusses the rampant waste in medicare.

Unnecessary Treatment In Medicare

The HuffPost Community to discuss the fact that we need to look for outliers that are performing too much unnecessary treatment.

The Origins of Marijuana

Learn about the origins of the marijuana plant with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

The Case Against Medical Marijuana

Learn the arguments against medical marijuana with Steph Sherer.

Does Medical Marijuana Distribution Increase Crime?

Learn if medical marijuana distribution leads to an increase in crime with Steph Sherer.

How Medical Marijuana Distribution Affects Communities

Learn how medical marijuana distribution affects communities with Steph Sherer.

Who Should Not Use Medical Marijuana?

Learn who should not use medical marijuana with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

How to Talk to Your Doctor About Medical Marijuana

Learn how to talk to your doctor about medical marijuana with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

How Caregivers Can Help a Medical Marijuana Patient

Learn how caregivers can help medical marijuana patients with Steph Sherer.

How to Keep Medical Marijuana Away from Children

Learn how to keep medical marijuana out of the hands of children in this Howcast video.

How to Talk to Loved Ones About Medical Marijuana

Learn how to talk to your friends and family about medical marijuana use with Steph Sherer.

The Stigma of Using Medical Marijuana

Learn about the stigma and discrimination that medical marijuana patients can experience with Steph Sherer.

Urine Testing and Medical Marijuana

Learn how the use of medical marijuana affects urine testing for drug use with Steph Sherer.

Marijuana Use Outside the United States

Learn how marijuana is regarded and used in countries other than the United States with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

Is Marijuana a Gateway Drug?

Learn if marijuana is a gateway drug and if it could lead to harder drugs with Steph Sherer.

The Barriers to Medical Marijuana Research

Learn about the barriers to medical marijuana research with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

Marijuana Use to Releive GI Disorders' Symptoms

Learn about marijuana use and gastrointestinal (GI) disorders with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

The Research Findings on Medical Marijuana

Learn what the research says about medical marijuana with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

Marijuana Benefits for Glaucoma Patients

Learn about marijuana use for glaucoma patients with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

Marijuana Vs. Medical Marijuana

Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal explains what Marijuana is and the specific use of medical Marijuana.

Medical Marijuana Approval for Veterans

Learn why veterans are sometimes approved for medical marijuana cards with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

How to Obtain a Medical Marijuana Card

Learn how to obtain a medical marijuana card so you can smoke pot for medicinal purposes with Steph Sherer..

Marijuana Use for Chronic Pain

Learn about marijuana use for patients suffering from chronic pain with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

Where Is Medical Marijuana Legal in the United States?

Steph Sherer explains which states made medical marijuana legal in the United States.

Marijuana Use and Mental Illness

Learn about marijuana use and mental illness with Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggrawal.

How to Stay Active and Healthy at Any Age

Amy McGorry from Prevention Magazine provides tips on how to stay active at any age.

Meet Larry and Jimmie Sue's Story

Larry was heartbroken when he learned Jimmie Sue, his wife of 57 years, had a kidney infection and needed a transplant.

Kidney Stone Pain

Patrick from San Jose, Calif., writes: I just recently passed a kidney stone and I have to admit the pain was excruciating. How could something so small cause so much pain?

Every Man's Worst Nightmare

Professional mixed martial arts fighter Ray Elbe describes how a romantic night with his girlfriend turned into a painful visit to the emergency room after he fractured his penis and tore his urinary tract while having sex.

How Kidneys Filter Your Blood

OB/GYN Dr. Lisa Masterson explains how the kidneys filter waste out of blood.

Larry's "Need Kidney 4 Wife" Sign Campaign

Larry, who is 78 years old, has walked more than 57 miles through upstate South Carolina wearing a sign that read, "Need kidney 4 wife." Since he began his search, Larry has received more than 600 phone calls, but he still hasn't found a qualified donor for Jimmie Sue. If you are inspired by Jimmie Sue's story and would like to see if you could be a blood and tissue match for her or for others, call the Medical University of South Carolina Transplant Center at 1-800-277-8687.

Edward Group on the Benefits of Cleansing

This exclusive interview from Gaiam TV's show Healing Matrix with host Regina Meredith, Edward Group explains the key to good health, the digestive tract. Edward Group is the author of book The Green Body Cleanse and he also founded Global Healing Center one of the largest organic and natural health resources on the internet. To watch this full episode visit

Harvey Bigelsen on the Revival of Alternative Medicine Schools

Regina Meredith interviews Harvey Bigelsen on Gaiam TV's show Healing Matrix. Bigelsen talks about the modern medical industry. To learn more about this topics visit

Rob Williams on Changing Your Perception with Psych-K

Regina Meredith interviews Rob Williams on Gaiam TV's Healing Matrix show. Williams explains his PSYCH-K method which is a safe and effective way to change your negative thoughts about yourself. To watch this full interview check out

Dr. Laura Thompson on Diet and Nutrients to Get Off Anti Depressants

Regina Meredith interviews Laura Thompson on Gaiam TV's Healing Matrix show. Thompson explains that you need balance your diet to help you get off your anti depressants. To watch this full interview visit

Ian Gainor on the Vibration Healing Therapy

Gaiam TV's show Healing Matrix with Regina Meredith she interviews Ian Gainor. Gainor explains his chiropractic methods of whole body vibration (wbv). Watch the full interview on

Harvey Bigelsen on Holographic Blood Diagnosis

Gaiam TV's show Healing Matrix with host Regina Meredith interviews Harvey Bigelsen. Bigelsen is an advocate for homeopathy and biological medicine. He co-authored the Arizona Homeopathic Medical Practice Act, a law which gives homeopathy equal legal status with allopathic and osteopathic medicine.

Gerald Cohen on What Your Body Wants You to Know

An exclusive interview by Regina Meredith from the Gaiam TV's show Healing Matrix. Gerald Cohen runs The healing Process in Menlo Park, California and teaches workshops and classes in the healing arts.

Gerald Cohen on His Light Healing Breakthrough

From Gaiam TV's show Healing Matrix, Regina Meredith interviews Gerald Cohen. Cohen explains homeopath cutting edge diagnostics and natural healing modalities.

Edward Group on the Body's Cleaning Cycles

This exclusive interview with Regina Meredith on Gaiam TV's show Healing Matrix features Edward Group. Group reveals the hidden toxins in our food, air, water and homes. To watch this full interview visit

David Scrimgeour on the Japanese Acupuncture Method

Gaiam TV's show Healing Matrix with host Regina Meredith she interview David Scrimgeour. Scrimgeour explains how feelings can effect your health. To see this full interview visist

Daniel Dunphy on Color Energy Cycles and Healing

Gaiam TV's show Healing Matrix with Host Regina Meredith features an interview with Daniel Dunphy. Dunphy explains this alternative, holistic solutions to chronic conditions.

Dr. Laura Thompson on Radiation Side Effects and Hormones

On Gaiam TV's show Healing Matrix Regina Meredith interviews Dr. Laura Thompson. Thompson talks about optimal health relying on a balanced level of hormones. To watch the complete interview visit

Steroids In The Office

Full Segment: If athletes are punished for using performance enhancing drugs, should office workers who use cognition enhancing drugs be held to the same standards?

Woman Compares Popular Children's Medication To Cocaine

If athletes are punished for using performance enhancing drugs, should office workers who use cognition enhancing drugs be held to the same standards? What are the differences between prescription drugs and illegal drugs?

Protecting Renters From Secondhand Smoke

Suffering from secondhand smoke in your home when no one in your home smokes! Find out what's being done to stop the problem.

Honey, This Alternative Med Is For You

It's spring. Your allergies are already going crazy. That's exactly why many believe honey may be the suh-weet alternative to traditional meds. (It's already being used to help heal diabetes-related ulcers.)

Baldness May Be Linked to Prostate Cancer Risk in Men

Baldness in African American men linked to increased risk of prostate cancer.

Hiding Pot From The Kids (And Grandkids?)

George Rohrbacher joins HuffPost Live to talk about how he discusses his marijuana use with his children and grandchildren.

A Doctor's View On Prescribing Pot For The Elderly

Dr. William Dale discusses his thoughts on prescribing marijuana to his elderly patients.

Montel Williams: Chronic Illness Will Bankrupt US

Montel Williams joins Ahmed to discuss his years of battling multiple sclerosis, and why he feels that chronic illness will eventually bankrupt the US.

Teen With Multiple Sclerosis Has Unbelievably Positive Outlook

A diagnoses of Multiple Sclerosis used to mean no children and a shorter lifespan, but today doctors and patients are successfully fighting back against this disease. Guests Michelle and Breea Ramskill share their story with host Nancy Redd.

Having Multiple Sclerosis Helped Me Find My Husband

A diagnoses of Multiple Sclerosis used to mean no children and a shorter lifespan, but today doctors and patients are successfully fighting back against this disease. Guest Kate Milliken shares her story with host Nancy Redd.

Dr. Ordon's Most Embarrassing Moment

Health professionals aren't immune to mortifying body moments. Plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon spills his most embarrassing health story.

Is It Possible to Live on Less Sleep?

Check out if it is possible to live on less sleep. While it's tempting to steal a few hours from the time normally spent sleeping, for most that probably isn't wise. There's an abundance of evidence showing that diminished sleep results in a decreased ability to function properly and productively. Short-term effects can include confusion and a loss of concentration. Sustained sleeplessness may lead to serious health problems like diabetes and obesity. So, how much is enough?

Ways to Beat the Winter Blues

Dr. Frank McGeorge goes over ways to banish the winter "blahs". Getting more natural light, smelling flowers and even wearing certain colors can help give your mood a boost.

How Sleep Affects Athletic Performance

Haley A. Davis, Dr. James B. Maas and Bobby Curtis join Mike to discuss how important proper sleep is when it comes to athletic performance.

Sleep To Win!

In a new book, Dr. James Maas writes about a revolutionary new program to help athletes win by getting more ZZZs. How can sleeping like an Olympian make you a winner?

The Golden Rules To Good Sleep

In a new book, Dr. James Maas writes about a revolutionary new program to help athletes win by getting more ZZZs. He joins Ricky to share his golden rules to good sleep.

Who Coined The Term 'Power Nap'?

Dr. James Maas chats with Ricky about how to take a successful power nap.

Healthy Young Corpses

Full Segment: DMAA, a legal stimulant similar to amphetamines, may have caused heart attacks in highly athletic kids. Who bears the responsibility to investigate? And who's to blame?

The Limits Of The FDA

Barry Furrow, David Zwally and Meredith Melnick join Josh to discuss the limits of the FDA when it comes to over the counter supplements.

Death by Sugar

Put down the soda and Kool-Aid! Researchers at Harvard estimate that 1 in every 100 deaths is caused by sugary drinks AND more than 100,000 obesity-related deaths worldwide each year are caused by high-sugar beverages. Guess which country ranks #1 for that? It's not the U.S., but we're up there.

Germ Police: How Dirty Is Your Stuff?

Think you're a clean freak? Or are you rolling dirty? We hit the streets to find out just how filthy the world around you is, and trust's bad.

Woman Went Without Health Insurance While Pregnant

Britni Danielle explains the ordeal of being uninsured while pregnant.

Taking a Stress Test

One of Rachael Ray's viewers undergoes a stress test, something you should not avoid taking if your doctor recommends it.

Acupuncture: More Modern Docs Using Alternative Medicine

Acupuncture has been around for thousands of years, with studies showing it can even help people with hay fever. It's still considered an alternative therapy, but for many women it's the alternative -- to pain -- and more modern doctors are starting to catch on to this age-old treatment.

My Uninsured Life

Full Segment: Many opt out of private health insurance and instead save the money to pay for health care costs as needed. We also explore alternative options like medical sharing.

A Federal Health Board Reviews the Benefits of Meditation

We talk with a well-known doctor who says reshaping your brain can help you deal with pain and other problems. Also, find out what a government panel has to say about meditation's benefits.

Technology Hurting Your Health

The average person uses some form of technology for almost half of their waking hours, but some technology might be affecting your health.

The Importance of Sound Sleep for Your Health

Losing sleep over stress from your job? Is the family keeping you up at night? Over 50 million Americans don't get the recommended night's rest. We have some inspiration that may help you get the zzz's you need.

Sneezing While Driving

Learn why sneezing while driving accounts for more than 2,500 car accidents a year.

Teacher Donates Kidney

Full Segment: 8-year-old Nicole Miller's genetic disorder has left her in need of a kidney. Lucky for Nicole, her kindergarten teacher is the perfect match and the soon-to-be donor.

Can Smallpox Spread Through Sex?

A man allegedly infected his partner with smallpox after receiving the vaccine.

Obesity and Car Accidents

Studies show that those with a BMI higher than 30 may be less likely to survive a car crash.

Secondhand Stress

It's possible to infect others with stress! A 2011 University of Hawaii study found that stress is as contagious as the common cold. Get tips for reducing stress in your life. Plus, E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork tests the Shakti Mat: A plastic bed of acupressure points meant to help release tension and induce a state of deep relaxation.

St. Patrick's Day Hangover Cures Plus A Big Drinking Myth

The first and most simple hangover cure is of course to drink in moderation. If that's not an option you can prepare yourself for a night of drinking by eating fatty foods before you imbibe.

Author Enjoying Life Before ALS Takes It Away

Valerie Harper's terminal cancer diagnosis shines light on another brave woman facing death with a smile. INSIDE EDITION talks to Susan Spencer-Wendel about ALS that is claiming her life.

Young Girl Bravely Deals With Painful Skin Condition

Every day a brave three-year-old girl deals with painful blisters and sores from a rare condition that makes her skin as fragile as a butterfly's wings. INSIDE EDITION paid a visit to the family and her doctor.

FDA Warns Z-Pak May Increase Risk of Heart Attack

The Food and Drug Administration issues a warning that the Z-Pak you're taking to get better may kill you first.

Joan Rivers' Power Naps

TV personality Joan Rivers says since she only gets four to 5 hours of sleep per night, she takes power naps throughout the day.

Are Mikel Ruffinelli's Hips Real?

Mikel says she's known as the woman with the world's biggest hips, measuring 99 inches. Plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon performs an ultrasound to show that Mikel's hips are natural and not augmented by plastic surgery.

5 Ways to Reduce Snoring

Check out 5 ways to reduce snoring. Snoring - getting the best of you?Here are 5 ways that help reduce snoring according to

School Eliminated Dodgeball Due To Self Esteem Concerns

Nancy talks to Genia Quinn about why dodgeball was eliminated from her daughter's progressive school.

Harlem Globetrotters' Paul Sturgess on His Height

When does the average person stop growing? Paul "Tiny" Sturgess, the tallest player in the history of the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, discusses his uniquely lengthy growth spurt. Plus, see if The Doctors have a chance to score on a 7-foot, 8-inch defender!

Dr. Steven Sussman on Putting CARE Back in Healthcare

Discussion with Steven Sussman, Ph.D - Child & Adolescent Psychologist Co-Founder of the Child & Teen Success Centers in NY & NJ.

Antibiotic Resistance Poses 'Catastrophic Threat' To Medicine

Antibiotic resistance poses a catastrophic threat to medicine and could mean patients having minor surgery risk dying from infections that can no longer be treated, Britain's top health official said on Monday.

Exercise Leads to Better Sleep

New poll shows the more you exercise, the better your sleep.

Beating Brain Cancer: Survivor Tells Her Story

Sasha Lee-Hocky shares her battle against the same type of brain cancer that has struck Valerie Harper, telling INSIDE EDITION there's still hope.

The Hard Truth About Stress In America

Are you stressed?!? Apparently so is the rest of America. The Hard Truth is that its probably more of your fault than you realize.

Gel Manicures May Increase Your Risk of Cancer

A new study says gel manicures can cause cancer because to dry and harden the nail, hands have to be exposed to a UV light that could be harmful.

Secrets to a Longer Life

With human longevity increasing over the past century, a study out of Germany claims that 72 could be the new 30. Get secrets for living a long and healthy life from active seniors. Plus, hear The Doctors' tips to increase your lifespan.

Acupuncture May Help Allergies

People who had acupuncture to treat their allergies experienced fewer symptoms and needed less medication.

Young Man Continues to Recover After Being Hit By a Car

Woman's son, who was hit by a DUI driver and suffered severe brain injury, makes tremendous progress in physical therapy.

The Common Causes of Frigid Feet

Podiatrist Dr. Rondrick Williamson reveals the causes of chronically cold feet and when you should worry that something more serious could be to blame. Plus, see a heated, remote control-activated insert called ThermaCELL to keep your feet toasty warm.

The Hazards of Reusable Bags

While reusable grocery bags are the most eco-friendly choice, they could spread deadly bacteria like E. coli if you're not careful.

Ice Fall Injuries Can Be Worse Than You Think

It's easy to slip on icy surfaces during a winter storm, but sometimes it's not so easy to determine the severity of the injury.

Cupping: Alternative Meds

You hear a lot about new medical breakthroughs, but cupping has actually been around for hundreds of years. Now modern medicine is finding a use for this ancient treatment. Here's how it works.

Understanding Your True Health Care Costs

Medical debt is the leading cause of bankruptcy, even for those with insurance. How can we fix a system that tends to overcharge and what recourse do patients have? Joining the conversation are Wendell Potter, Donna Smith and Manisha Thakor.

Spring Break Bodies

It's time to get your winter body ready for bikinis and board shorts, so SELF Magazine is here to help get you beach-bound with confidence.

'Kick Your Own Ass' To Get Beach Ready

Meaghan Murphy and Jaclyn Emerick, both certified trainers and editors of SELF magazine, join Abby on set to talk about the 'K. Y. O. A.' workout routine, which is easy, quick and can help get you into shape for bikini season.

Pregnant Workout

Meaghan Murphy and Jaclyn Emerick, both certified trainers and editors of SELF magazine, join Abby on set to offer some tips about working out while pregnant.

Refusing To Save A Life

Full Segment: An 87 year-old California woman died after a nurse refused a 911 dispatcher's pleas to do CPR. But she didn't have to, legally. Do we need more legislation?

Why Flatulent Discharge Happens

OB/GYN Dr. Lisa Masterson explains why flatulence sometimes comes with an unexpected extra.

How Zipper Nicks Are Treated in the Hospital

Zippers can be detrimental to male anatomy if you're not careful.

The Docs' Dirty Little Secrets

The Doctors reveal their dirty little secrets.

When Politics And Public Health Collide

President Reagan's Surgeon General, C. Everett Koop, died last week. From smoking to AIDS, he didn't let politics interfere with public health. Is the same true today? John-Manuel Andriote, Dr. Joseph Thompson and Dr. Thomas R. Oliver join Mike Sacks to discuss.

The Benefits of Gargling With Salt Water

Ear, nose and throat specialist Dr. Andrew Ordon explains why gargling with salt water is an effective home remedy.

Year's End Is the Most Popular Time For Elective Surgeries

End of the year is a popular time for elective surgeries, when most deductibles have been met.

The Pros and Cons of Cryonics

Terminally ill patients are opting to freeze their bodies post-mortem in hopes of being revived in the future. Learn more.

The Germiest Place in Your Daily Life

Think airplanes or classrooms harbor the most germs? Think again! Pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears demonstrates why your office can make you sick.

Dana Delany's Autopsy Challenge

Actress Dana Delany may play a medical examiner on the hit TV series 'Body of Proof' , but how much does she really know about pathology? The Doctors put her to the test.

Choices That Trim Your Lifespan

From the color of your car to how late you sleep in, the choices you make may be shortening your life.

French Kissing and DNA Swap

Actress Dana Delany asks if kissing results in a significant transfer of DNA.

Male Menopause: Declining Hormone Levels Also Affect Men

Nancy Redd is joined by guest Dr. Gino Tutera for his story on male menopause.

Male Menopause: Hormonal Changes Also Affect Men

We often think of menopause as only affecting women later in life. But men can also face "the change."

Update on The Foster Challenge

Would you be more motivated to lose weight if you were offered monetary compensation? Photographer Andy Barron first appeared on The Doctors in October, 2012 when Mark Foster, lead singer of the band Foster the People, rallied the rest of the band to motivate Andy to get his health back on track with The Foster Challenge.

Transgender First Grader?

The Doctors debate the controversial case of a 6-year-old that developed gender dysphoria at an early age.

Leeza Gibbons' Stress Busters

Talk show host, author and philanthropist Leeza Gibbons shares her top stress-busting tips.

Family Fitness Challenge Updates

USA Weekend and The Doctors are joining USA Today to launch the annual Family Fitness Challenge, a program specifically formulated to inspire families across the country to eat healthier, shape up and lose weight. See the latest updates from some of the participating families!

Leeza Gibbons Joins The Doctors

Talk show host, author and philanthropist Leeza Gibbons joins The Doctors to discuss her new book, Take 2: Your Guide to Creating Happy Endings and New Beginnings .

Tips to Slash Medical Bills

Did you know that medical bills are one of the leading causes of bankruptcy in the U.S.? The Doctors reveal five ways to fight insurance claim denials and potentially reduce your medical bills.

Two Kids, Four Hearts

Full Segment: March is heart health month, and two siblings are celebrating their new transplants. Zion and Zhania Coleman chat about their battle with cardiomyopathy and sickle cell disease.

Star of Voice Box Anti-Smoking Ad Dies

Debi Austin, who gained fame for starring in an anti-smoking commercial in which she smoked a cigarette through a hole in her throat, died of cancer last Friday. Joining the conversation are Josh Garber, Kimberly Williams and Molly Darden.

Removing Unwanted Nose Hair

The Doctors explain the function of nose hair and the safest way to keep unwanted hair under control.

Scabies: Do You Have It? (Prob Not)

Just because you're itchy and have rashes doesn't mean it's scabies -- see what might be getting to you.

Dr. Oz's Health Advice

Full Segment: Dr. Oz gave the National Governor's Association tips on leading healthy lives & reducing health costs. His advice to governors? Have more sex! He joins us to discuss.

Dr. Oz Tells Governors To Have More Sex

Dr. Oz gave the National Governor's Association tips on leading healthy lives & reducing health costs. His advice to governors? Have more sex! He joins us to discuss.

Dr. Oz Voices Support For Medical Marijuana

Dr. Oz gave the National Governor's Association tips on leading healthy lives and reducing health costs. He joins us to discuss his support for medical marijuana.

Dr. Oz: Employers Should Be Allowed To Ask If You Smoke

Dr. Oz gave the National Governor's Association tips on leading healthy lives and reducing health costs. He joins us to discuss his views on smoking, the law and employment.

Dr. Oz On Chris Christie Weight Loss: I Think He's Going To Figure It Out

Dr. Oz gave the National Governor's Association tips on leading healthy lives and reducing health costs. He joins us to discuss obesity and Chris Christie, and his advice on tackling weight issues.

Dr. Oz: The Penis Is A Dip Stick For A Man's Health

Dr. Oz gave the National Governor's Association tips on leading healthy lives and reducing health costs. He joins us to discuss male health.

Lower Your Blood Pressure Naturally

Amy McGorry from Prevention Magazine discusses tips on how to lower your blood pressure in order to live a longer life.

How to Protect Your Eyes, Ears, and Teeth

Amy McGorry from Prevention Magazine discusses tips on protecting the essential parts to your overall health.

The Healthiest Time to Do Everything

Amy McGorry from Prevention Magazine discusses the healthiest time to do everything.

The Truth Behind Near Death Experiences

Near Death survivors share their stories about what it was like at the brink.

Aboard a Catastrophic Cruise

Hear from a passenger who was on board a cruise ship that became a "giant, floating Petri dish."

Cruise Ship Catastrophe

The Doctors ' Investigative Reporter Melanie Woodrow reveals insider details on a cruise ship that's being labeled a "giant, floating Petri dish."

Portion Control Purge Button?

Do you ever wish you could lose weight with the push of a button? A controversial advance in bariatric surgery is raising eyebrows and making some stomachs churn.

Meet Our Honorary Teen MDs

Meet two high-schoolers, 16-year-old Jack Andraka and 18-year-old Brittany Wenger, who've invented groundbreaking medical technologies that could change cancer treatment as we know it.

Shannon's Amazing and Inspiring Story

Shannon previously appeared on The Doctors to share how a sepsis infection resulted in the amputation of both her arms and legs. Learn how her story of perseverance and grace has inspired others.

The Doctors' Teen MD Awards

Meet two high-schoolers, 16-year-old Jack Andraka and 18-year-old Brittany Wenger, who've invented groundbreaking technologies that could change cancer treatment as we know it. The Doctors present the young scientists with the Honorary Teen MD award.

German Study Finds Acupuncture Can Help Treat Allergies

With allergy season around the corner, new research looks at whether acupuncture may help treat some of the miserable symptoms.

Arianna Huffington: How To De-Stress With the GPS For the Soul App

Arianna Huffington: How to de-stress with the GPS for the Soul app

How Emotional Heartbreak Can Possibly Break Your Actual Heart

The pain of heartbreak could be more than just an emotional ordeal. You could feel physically ill as well. We talk to those who have suffered from a broken heart.

The Importance of Caregiver Health Hazard Awareness

Looking after a sick loved one until the end, can hurt your health! We have tips to help those who are helping others.

Why You Need to Cough in a Hernia Examination

Ever wonder why the doctor asks you to cough when performing a hernia exam? E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains.

Dr. Lisa's Blackout Challenge

Host of SyFy's Total Blackout , Jaleel White, challenges OB/GYN Dr. Lisa Masterson's medical smarts - without her sense of sight!

Caffeine Consumption and Leaky Bladder

Could drinking too much caffeine cause a serious bladder problem?

How to Negotiate Medical Bills

The Doctors and special guest Dr. Phil McGraw demonstrate how the power of negotiation may allow you to lower the cost of a steep medical bill. A whole chapter on negotiation is featured in Dr. Phil's new book, Life Code: The New Rules for Winning in the Real World .

Blended Families Can Cause Problems For Elder Care

Full Segment: Grown kids that don't have much history with a parent's new spouse often feel less responsibility to intervene or help out, and step parents may be unwilling to ask.

The Case for Alternative Cancer Care

We take a look at a cancer treatment some swear by, but others believe could be a waste of time and money.

Playing Prescriptionary with the Hot in Cleveland Cast

The Doctors and the cast of TV Land's Hot in Cleveland duke it out in a battle of brainpower. See who can create the best picture of health.

Having Sex Only Burns 21 Calories

A new study from the University of Alabama at Birmingham reports that the average sex act only burns about 21 calories.

The Risks of Swallowing Foreign Objects

It's reported that 1,500 deaths per year in the U.S. are attributed to the ingestion of foreign objects - and it's not just kids!

A Former Student Says Thanks

Listen as Tiya, a former student, thanks Jeff for empowering her to go to medical school.

A Mother Hears Her Son's Voice

Dawn, a mother of two, lost her hearing 15 years ago due to an unknown cause. She's since communicated by reading lips and has never heard her 8-year-old son Asher's voice. After learning she was a candidate for a cochlear implant, Dawn underwent the procedure to make a difference in her family's life. Watch as she hears Asher's voice for the very first time.

Dawn's Cochlear Implant

Dawn, a mother of two, lost her hearing 15 years ago due to an unknown cause. She's since communicated by reading lips and has never heard her 8-year-old son Asher's voice. After learning she was a candidate for a cochlear implant, Dawn underwent the procedure to make a difference in her family's life.

Dawn's Unexplained Hearing Loss

Dawn, a mother of two, lost her hearing 15 years ago due to an unknown cause.

Concussions Studies Have Expanded to Football Helmets

Scientists at Virginia Tech have already caused nationwide safety changes for football teams and players with their football helmet concussion research. Now they are expanding to other sports helmets.

Identical Twins, Identical Metabolisms?

Cassandra and Kelsey ask if their weight will differ as they get older.

Same Genes, Same Health?

Twin sisters Liz and Amanda take blood tests to see if their health is as similar as their appearance.

Arianna Huffington: How To De-Stress With the GPS For the Soul App

Arianna Huffington: How To De-Stress with the GPS for the Soul App

Dallas and Jamie's Special Announcement

Despite bleak health prognoses after suffering severe burns, Dallas and Jamie both beat the odds and eventually found each other. See Dallas and Jamie's exciting revelation and what surprise The Doctors have in store for the happy couple!

Cheating Death and Finding Love

Despite bleak health prognoses after suffering severe burns, Dallas and Jamie both beat the odds and eventually found each other. Watch as they recall their story of falling in love.

Raising Texting While Driving Awareness

Jamie experienced a death defying accident as a result of texting behind the wheel. See how she's using her accident to raise awareness of the dangers of texting while driving.

Putting The 'Care' Back In Medical Care

Sick patients respond better to doctors who take the time to talk to them rather than just prescribing drugs. One ingredient that seems to be missing from western medical care is communication.

Good Bedside Manner

Full Segment: Sick patients respond better to doctors who take the time to talk to them rather than just prescribing drugs. One missing ingredient from western medical care is care.

Study Finds More Than 50% of Couches Made With Toxic Material

A new study finds more than half of couches sold in the US are made with potentially toxic flame retardants.

Should You Get a Super Toilet?

Dr. Andrew Ordon shows off the best seat in the house, a smart toilet with remote-controlled bidet nozzles, a deodorizer and a stereo

Flatulence: Fact or Fiction?

The Doctors gas guru Dr. Jorge Rodriguez separates fact and fiction about flatulence. Fact or Fiction? Men pass more gas than women

The Benefits of Your Morning Cup of Joe

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains why drinking a cup of Joe brings relief when you're constipated.

The Differences Between Different Flatulences

Flatulence fact or fiction? All toots are created equal.

Young Boy Plays Harp for Hospital Visitors

A young boy plays the harp for hospital visitors while his mother gets radiation treatment for breast cancer. Anne Marie Tiernon reports.

Keep Going Strong as You Age

E.R. physician Dr. Travis Stork explains how the USA Weekend latest article focuses on activities to increase longevity.

Making The Most Out Of A Dire Situation

Dave Linn, who founded Cycle for Survival along with his wife Jen, talks about how the two of them wouldn't give up after Jen was diagnosed with a terminal form of cancer.

Instrument Injuries: Fixing Musicians' Mouths

While we watch football players put their bodies at risk for our entertainment, musicians on the sidelines are in danger of hurting themselves too.

Technological Health Advances

Check out some of the latest technological health advances, such as bone conduction headphones, wristbands that track activity and safety indicators that monitor head impact during contact sports.

Health Gadgets from the 2013 CES

The Doctors ' Health Correspondent, Melanie Woodrow, visits the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) to test out some of the latest and greatest gizmos and gadgets for your health.

Concussion Recovery Centers

Centers help concussion victims recover.

The Risks of Texting and Driving

The dangers of texting and driving continue to be apparent.

Teen Marijuana Consumption

A research team finds marijuana use during the teenage years can having lasting effects on the brain.

The Signs of Heat Illness

Learn the signs of heat illness.

Anxiety In Emerging Adults

Many people in their 20s feel anxious, uncertain -- and still get money from their parents.

Boy Survives Kidney Disease

Young survives chronic kidney disease via multiple surgeries and transplant.

Bullied Teen Plastic Surgery

A 14-year-old Georgia teenager talks about getting $40,000 worth of plastic surgery so that kids would no longer bully her.

Virginia Concussion Summit

Ken Heineck reports from a concussion summit at Virginia Tech where attendees learned about the latest concussion research and ways to prevent injury.

Reduced Risk of AIDS in Teens

A new study from the CDC finds more teens are using condoms, but there are still too many high school students participating in risky sexual behaviors.

Teen Sports Reduces Obesity

Kids who play on three or more sports teams throughout the year are less likely to be obese.

Youth Fitness Testing

An Institute of Medicine committee has released recommendations on methods to test fitness levels among American youth.

NYC School Offers Plan B to Students

There is controversy in New York tonight over a pilot program which allows public high schools to give out a morning after contraceptive to students without telling their parents.