7 Eating Habits You Should Drop Now

RELATED: 10 Mistakes That Make Cravings Worse Counting calories Aside from the fact that the quality and timing of the calories you consume is critical for weight loss success, the practice of … [Read more...]

You Should Teach Your Grandma About Facebook

(Photo: Photo: Jean Michel Foujols/Corbis) The combination of parents or grandparents and Facebook is easy fodder for jokes and has been known to lead to awkward online interactions. But according to … [Read more...]

5 Weird Ways Love Can Affect Your Body

By Samantha Gregor Beyoncé may be a musical genius, but can you really be “drunk in love”? According to science, yes, yes you can. In fact, feeling head-over-heels does more than just make you … [Read more...]

Should You Join A Brain Gym?

To round out your workout, consider an institution solely dedicated to strengthening your consciousness. A strong body without a strong mind will only get you so far. But in a fast-paced world that … [Read more...]

Meditation Made Easy: 5 Life-Changing Pointers

Practicing TM changed my entire demeanor, so much so that friends started asking if I’d done something different with my hair! I was more level, a little brighter, more in control — and I most … [Read more...]

Potential Ebola Exposure At CDC Lab

The lab technician who may have been exposed to the virus is not showing any symptoms. (Photo: Getty Images) The transfer of material from an Ebola virus experiment from one Centers for Disease … [Read more...]

Potential Ebola Exposure At CDC Lab

The lab technician who may have been exposed to the virus is not showing any symptoms. (Photo: Getty Images) The transfer of material from an Ebola virus experiment from one Centers for Disease … [Read more...]

9 Ways You’re Drinking Wrong for Your Waistline

A flute of bubbly here, a glass of eggnog there—the holidays are a time to eat, drink, and be merry, but those liquid calories can quickly add up. Stick to these smarter options to savor the season … [Read more...]

The Reason Some People Crave Dirt, Lemons, And Even Toilet Paper

Jessica Setnick, MS, RD, CEDRD, a senior fellow at Remuda Ranch Eating Disorder Treatment Center explains it like this: “There may be some kind of misfiring in the brain that confuses one thing with … [Read more...]

The Common Condition Behind Charlie Sheen’s Cancer Scare

The actor feared he would have to undergo surgical treatment because of his throat condition. (Photo: Michael Buckner/Getty Images) Many have suspected actor Charlie Sheen’s hard-partying ways … [Read more...]

The Year In Health: Eat More Fat, Bulletproof Coffee, Stop Sitting

Synthetic sweeteners like sucralose, saccharin, and aspartame are under fire again. A recent study concluded, "Artificial sweeteners may contribute to the obesity and diabetes epidemics by altering … [Read more...]

7 Foods to Remove From the Fridge Forever

Eat This Instead: Go with fresh veggies instead—or you can find some of the cheapest and most nutritious produce just a few aisles along, in the freezer. In fact, a study by the University of … [Read more...]

FDA Going After Sellers of Pure Caffeine Powder

(Photo: Getty Images) The Food and Drug Administration is building a legal case against companies that sell pure powdered caffeine, which can be fatal even in small doses. The FDA warned consumers … [Read more...]

Yahoo Health EIC Michele Promaulayko On How to Look 20 Pounds Younger

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Yahoo Health EIC Michele Promaulayko On How to Look 20 Pounds Younger

Sign up to get the best of Yahoo Health, delivered weekly to your inbox!Yahoo will use this information to send you a weekly email newsletter.Submit … [Read more...]

North Carolina’s Abortion Ultrasound Law Nixed By Appeals Court

North Carolina’s abortion law, passed by the state’s governor over a veto on 2011, is one of the strictest in the country. A  forced ultrasound provision was just overturned, but other … [Read more...]

North Carolina’s Abortion Ultrasound Law Nixed By Appeals Court

North Carolina’s abortion law, passed by the state’s governor over a veto on 2011, is one of the strictest in the country. A  forced ultrasound provision was just overturned, but other … [Read more...]

North Carolina’s Abortion Ultrasound Law Nixed By Appeals Court

North Carolina’s abortion law, passed by the state’s governor over a veto on 2011, is one of the strictest in the country. A  forced ultrasound provision was just overturned, but other … [Read more...]

7 Of The Most Inspiring Health Stories Of 2014

(Photo: AP/Maynard Family) When 29-year-old Brittany Maynard was diagnosed with glioblastoma, a brain tumor that doctors told her would painfully end her life in a matter of months, she uprooted her … [Read more...]

The Running Trick That Makes For More Enjoyable Miles

This is the concept researchers looked at in a study published in  The Journal Of Strength And Conditioning Research. For the study, 22 runners (11 male, 11 female) completed two self-paced runs … [Read more...]