Millions of women suffer from hair loss, caused by genes, age or alopecia areata. New treatments on the horizon could help.
The Great American Eclipse is inspiring a great frenzy, but don't make these mistakes on Monday.
More than one in four people who shave, wax or in some other way remove pubic hair sustain injuries in the process, a new study finds.
While naps are meant to be restorative and energizing, these types of lie-downs may not be healthy, experts say.
These simple tweaks could lead you to eat less.
Is a cold's misery really magnified during the summer? The answer may blow your mind as you blow your nose.
It's not only how much weight you put on, but where you gain flab that can affect your risk of heart disease.
There can be something unsettling about August. The month has "all ingredients for a stew of blues," experts say.
Most of us are trying to lose a little (or a lot) of body fat. Here are five tips to get you started, stat.
Five years after being diagnosed with MS, Jack Osbourne talks about living with the disease and his outlook on the future.
The apparent suicide of Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington is putting the spotlight on depression. For some, the symptoms can be subtle.
Sparkling waters are everywhere these days. Learn which ones aren't worth the extra calories or added sugars.
Gaining as little as 5 pounds between early adulthood and middle age may raise your risk of disease and early death.
In your 50s, major shifts in hormones and habits can make losing weight a real challenge. Don't throw in the towel, though.
Fitness guru Ella Magers reveals the 11 best foods for flat abs and the best ways to cook with them.
From high-protein, low-cal options to pints made from coconut milk, there are many new "healthier ice cream" alternatives available.
After recently turning 30, an author sat down to write the most important life lessons learned from living 30 years on this planet.
Early detection is crucial when it comes to skin cancer. Use this tips to know what to look out for.
Change isn't easy. But it's important to remember your health and happiness can't wait.
Even modest improvements in diet can translate into longer life, a new study suggests.
No "mental health days" in your company's benefits package? You can create a type of mental health day for yourself if you need to.
Several personal trainers share their tricks and tips for getting motivated to work out when they really don't feel like it.
The findings confirm a few daily cups of coffee can be part of a healthy lifestyle.
George Jedenoff can't believe he's 100 years old and if you watch his birthday party, you'll agree.
Carbohydrate restriction is a main treatment for type 2 diabetes and for weight loss, but it doesn't have to be all or nothing.
In many ways, kissing says everything about your compatibility with your mate and the health of your relationship.
There's new evidence shingles may come with health consequences beyond an agonizingly painful rash.
Consumer Reports tested mosquito repellents and five measured up as products worth trying.
Travel can do wonders for the soul. It can also do a number on your body. Here's how to cope with common vacation ailments.
That fight you had with your spouse after another night of too little sleep could set you up for big health problems. One strategy can help.
It's official: We are abusing our most precious organ. No, not your heart or brain, but your liver. Here's how to get it back on track.
Researchers used data from more than 30,000 Americans to look at the relationship between happiness and sexual frequency.
After being married for 11 years, I wondered if I'd ever find that spark again.
The first 20 pounds were easy, right? But now that you're feeling stuck, you have to focus even harder on your goals.
The doctor-patient relationship is an important one, but it's not always forever. Knowing when to cut the cord is key to your health.
Two widowers were able to take their friendship and love of sports to the next level at the National Senior Games.
Food swaps and substitutions can help you improve health, prevent disease, and — what we all want to read — lose weight.
Therapy dogs can be in the room when grieving families make arrangements, and they can attend wakes and funerals, if the mourners wish.
Most women probably don't worry a lot about their tampons, but should they?
For many foods, it's safe to cut away the bad spots. But others should be tossed right away.
Dehydration is a serious health concern — especially during the summer. Here a few symptoms to be aware of.
When we reach our 30s, even the best laid weight-loss plans can be difficult to manage.