Date PostedArticle
4 hours ago Am I Bipolar?

Diagnosing bipolar disorder isn't always easy, but it's crucial to getting the right help.

7 hours ago Risky Behavior After a Cancer Diagnosis

A cancer diagnosis can make some people behave in unexpected ways. Understand what’s normal—and what may not be safe.

Today Family, Screen Time Tied to Kids’ Success: Study
boy using laptop

Here’s a back-to-school pop quiz for parents: How much do you think your child’s school grades or emotions are tied to whether you’re sitting down to dinner together? The answer: More than you might think.

Aug 29, 2014 Biggest Ever Weekly Rise in Ebola Cases, U.N. Agency Says
Officials stress that transmission of virus

About 500 new infections reported across West Africa, including first case in Senegal

Aug 29, 2014 Monkey Trial Supports Ebola Drug That May Have Helped 2 Stricken Americans
Lentiviruses evolved to current form found in

All 18 rhesus monkeys infected with the virus survived after getting the experimental medication, researchers report

Aug 29, 2014 No Idea What's for Dinner? Start Here

Keep your freezer and pantry stocked with a few basics so you're always ready for a quick dinner you can make in 30 minutes or less.

Aug 29, 2014 5 Must-Have Kitchen Tools for Cooks
knife and bamboo cutting board

Get started using these handy kitchen tools by making our recipe for sesame and soy-roasted veggies.

Aug 29, 2014 Fish for Thanksgiving? How to Make It
Bryan Caswell

Chef Bryan Caswell, of Houston's The Reef restaurant, dishes about a seafood-oriented Thanksgiving dinner.

Aug 29, 2014 Tips for Hosting Vegan, Vegetarian, or Gluten-Free Guests
man sitting at table with fork

Having a dinner party? Whether it's a special occasion or a casual get-together, you can serve delicious dishes that everyone will enjoy.

Aug 29, 2014 Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC
When men or women step outside traditional gender

But booster shots and second doses lag for 2-year-olds, report finds

Aug 29, 2014 Could Too Much Salt Harm MS Patients?
Strategy would greatly reduce deaths from stroke

Researchers find a link but say it's too soon to recommend reducing sodium intake

Aug 29, 2014 'Doctor-Shopping' for Painkillers Common After Broken-Bone Surgery, Study Finds
Prices varied four-fold between pharmacies, and

1 in 5 patients sought narcotics from multiple physicians

Aug 29, 2014 Many Foods' 'Trans-Fat-Free' Claims False: Study

Many Foods' 'Trans-Fat-Free' Claims False: Study

Aug 29, 2014 Is Any Amount of Alcohol Good for Us?
man drinking

To drink or not to drink? It's a question not easily answered – at least when it comes to our health.

Aug 28, 2014 Do Antidepressants in Pregnancy Raise Risks for Mental Woes in Kids?
But one cardiologist stands by the drug,

New study discounts pills' link to autism, but suggests ties to ADHD

Aug 28, 2014 Concussion Recovery Can Reverse After Return to Activity, Study Shows
Young players may not be learning proper tackling

Expert and researcher say the findings highlight need for slow return to playing field

Aug 28, 2014 Ebola Outbreak Could Infect 20,000 People, U.N. Says
Officials say new treatment centers in Liberia

World Health Organization unveils $489 million plan to combat the outbreak in West Africa

Aug 28, 2014 Your Family's Germs May Move With You
Fallout anticipated from U.S. housing crisis,

Study found that bacteria followed people into their new home

Aug 28, 2014 Electrical Pulses to Scalp May Boost Memory: Study
DNA changes appear to rise with more years of

But years of research remain before this therapy could treat brain disorders, experts say

Aug 28, 2014 How Your Nutritional Needs Change as You Age

WebMD looks at some of the most common misconceptions about the dietary needs of older people. How much do you know?

Aug 28, 2014 How do I work out on a trampoline?
trampoline workout

Yes, bouncing up and down on a trampoline gives you an aerobic workout, strengthens your muscles, and just might boost your mood!

Aug 28, 2014 Can't Do Yoga? Think Again

WebMD explains how yoga can benefit people of all shapes, sizes, and abilities.

Aug 28, 2014 Brussels Sprouts, Quinoa Pilaf, and Cauliflower and Broccoli Au Gratin

Elaine Magee, MPH, RD, shares recipes for Thanksgiving side dishes: Brussels sprouts with bacon, quinoa pilaf with cranberries and pecans, and cauliflower and broccoli au gratin.

Aug 27, 2014 Blood Pressure Controlled Best by Patient: Study

Blood Pressure Controlled Best by Patient: Study

Aug 27, 2014 Everest Study Finds High Altitude Affects Blood Pressure
Researchers also report blood-pressure drug works

Researchers also report blood-pressure drug works well at sea level but not at great heights

Aug 27, 2014 Light Therapy a Good Option for Pre-Cancerous Skin Lesions, Study Says
But it's more painful, time consuming than common

But it's more painful, time consuming than common treatment, dermatologist notes

Aug 27, 2014 MERS Virus Doesn't Seem to Spread Easily, Study Finds
Patient had recently been in Saudi Arabia,

5 percent chance of getting it, while experts cite a 25 percent chance of catching flu

Aug 27, 2014 Polyp Removal Doesn't Always Signal Raised Colon Cancer Risk, Study Says
Expert says annual fecal blood test is equally

Findings suggest doctors may repeat colonoscopies unnecessarily

Aug 27, 2014 Federal Officials Order Medicaid To Cover Autism Services

Federal Officials Order Medicaid To Cover Autism Services

Aug 27, 2014 Why Aren't Rx Weight-Loss Drugs More in Demand?
weight loss medicines

Obesity costs the U.S. health-care system close to $150 billion a year. And yet, less than 1% of that $150 billion goes toward prescription medications approved to treat obesity.