Why High Levels of ‘Good’ Cholesterol Might Not Be As Great As You Think

Federal guidelines say to aim for high HDL cholesterol levels—known as the “good” kind—to protect your heart. But men with high HDL levels may actually...

YOU’RE SLOWLY KILLING YOUR BRAIN IF YOU RELY ON YOUR CELL PHONE TOO OFTEN

We're all addicted to staring at our cell phone screens for way too long—hell, you're probably doing it as we speak. And, while that's...

Surgeries You May Be Better Off Without

The process by which medical procedures become established medical practice makes the drug-approval process look good. Before the FDA will approve a new drug,...

Here’s Why Your Cough Medicine Sucks

Ever wonder why you’re still hacking even after dousing yourself with cough meds? It might be because it’s likely your over-the-counter cough medicines don’t...

STUDY: Being Overweight Ages Your Brain By 10 Years

Extra fat may make your brain shrivel: People who are overweight show more age-related decline in their brains than lean people do, a new...

6 Healthy Frozen Food Brands that Are Actually Delicious

Frozen food has long had a bad reputation: rubbery texture, a burnt taste (or complete lack of flavor), and the frustration of that cold...

Remember Zika? It Could Be Even Worse Than We Thought

The more we learn about Zika, the worse it seems to get. Though the symptoms of infection are typically mild (fever, rash, red eyes,...

A Detox Diet Is the Dumbest Way to Start the New Year

It sounds like a perfectly good idea: After a season of “toxifying” your system with punch-bowl booze, bacon-studded cheese balls, and those ever-present little...

If You Can Maintain Weight Loss For a Year, It Gets Easier

Feeling hungry is one of the hardest parts of losing weight. But new Danish research suggests that if you can keep the weight off for...

This Guy Went From Eating 10,000 Calories Per Day to Losing 370 Pounds

Anyone who’s ever tried to lose even a few pounds knows how hard it is to keep the weight off permanently. But for one...

Must Read

- Advertisement -