05272017

Understanding diabetes and busting myths

It is very fitting that November is Diabetes Awareness Month, since it deals with a subject that is currently affecting almost 100 million Americans. In my new book, “The Diabetes Solution,” I decided to tackle this important [...]

The surprising thing that contributes to half of all hospital deaths

If you had to guess the condition linked to half of all hospital deaths, what would you say? Heart attack? Cancer? The answer, according to new research published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, is sepsis. The [...]

8 superfoods for breastfeeding moms

 (iStock) Here’s a little secret about breastfeeding: Regardless of what you eat, your baby will get all of the nutrients he needs to grow. But that doesn’t mean you should just chow down on chips— make the extra 300 to 500 [...]

‘Critically ill’ doctor with Ebola arrives in US for treatment

The Sierra Leone doctor who contracted Ebola while working in the country arrived Saturday in the United States for treatment at a biocontainment unit where two others have been treated successfully. Dr. Martin Salia, who was [...]

Surgeon infected with Ebola virus in ‘extremely critical’ condition at Nebraska hospital

‘Critically ill’ doctor with Ebola arrives in US for treatment

‘Critically ill’ doctor with Ebola arrives in US for treatment

The Sierra Leone doctor who contracted Ebola while working in the country arrived Saturday in the United States for treatment at a biocontainment unit where two others have been treated successfully. Dr. Martin Salia, who was [...]

6 health risks of staying in a stranger’s home

Holiday travel season is almost here, and this year more people than ever could opt for nontraditional lodging once they reach their destination—renting rooms, apartments, or entire houses on home-sharing websites like Airbnb, [...]

What the research says: Can exercise make you smarter?

We all know that regular exercise can have dramatic effects on our physical health, as it helps protect us from preventable diseases, but what about our minds? The effects of physical fitness may extend beyond disease and obesity [...]

Elisabeth Hasselbeck reveals cancer scare after absence from Fox & Friends

Fox & Friends host Elisabeth Hasselbeck returned to the show Friday after a nearly month-long absence, revealing that she took time off to recover from a precautionary surgery and a cancer scare. Hasselbeck, 37, underwent [...]