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Doctors continue to prescribe antibiotics for colds and flu even though they can’t cure them.
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Consider these strategies for producing less carbon in your own daily life.
Legendary waterman Gerry Lopez explores the deep connections between surfing, yoga, and living.
If you’re eating healthy and still suffering from health issues, salicylic acid may be to blame.
Norwegian cross-country skier Marit Bjørgen has won eight Olympic gold medals. Here’s how she trains.
The interstitium might be the reason some complementary-medicine techniques, such as acupuncture and myofascial-release therapy, work, says one researcher.
People spend millions of dollars on the popular fermented tea, but several recent lawsuits question whether the commercial brews are actually good for you.
Here are nine tips to help you find the healthiest and best-tasting dark chocolate.
Everyday household products, including cleaners and personal-care items, contribute almost half the pollutants in the atmosphere.
Dark chocolate is hailed as a health elixir. Is this more hype than reality?
Ditching plastic is good for the planet — and your health. Here are some tips to help reduce your plastic consumption.
Training intensity is the key to raising your cycling game, according to Tour de France winner Greg LeMond.
Why going for a run helps balance our brain chemistry — and improve our mood.
The benefits of physical activity are more than muscle-deep. Moving your body builds and conditions your gray matter, making you smarter, happier, and more resilient.
Organic foods can by pricey, but these tips can help lessen the blow.
Just how good is exercise for the heart? Here are the numbers.
What goes into a typical box of mac and cheese? Phthalates, food dyes, and more.
Once considered an adult-onset disease, type 2 diabetes is becoming an epidemic among children. We break down the numbers.