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Travel

Medical Care on a Cruise: What to Know

A former cruise ship doctor explains what you can expect if you need medical care on the ocean.

By Elizabeth Millard

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How Healthy Is Your Body Weight? 6 Easy Ways to Tell

The Quarantine 15 may be getting a little too real. These at-home measuring techniques will help you size yourself up.

By Megan McMorris
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Is This the Health Tracker of the Future?

Researchers are developing a new high-tech health monitoring material that could make keeping tabs on your vitals as easy as getting dressed.

By Lara DeSanto
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Is Your Overbearing Boss Hurting Your Health?

A new study links your job workload and freedom to long-term mental health outcomes—including a risk of early death.

By Sarah Ellis
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Technology

9 Ways A.I. Is Changing the Medical Field

Robotic science has always been a basis for Hollywood entertainment, Sci-Fi novels and childhood fantasies. Artificial intelligence isn’t a new concept, and while the technology hasn’t advanced to Spielbergian expectations, AI is being used to transf...

By Amanda Page
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The 3 Best Yoga Positions for Health and Wellbeing: Part 2

In part 1, I began to introduce you to the vast amount of physical, mental and spiritual benefits that some of the most important asanas (yoga postures) provide. The original hatha yoga system was designed to support optimal health and wellbeing from ...

By Kara Bauer
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Chronic Life

10 TED Talks People with Chronic Illness Will Relate To

If you live with a chronic condition, this collection of TED Talks will resonate and get you thinking.

By Yumhee Park
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Living With

Psoriatic Arthritis and Disability: All Your Questions, Answered!

If your PsA symptoms are so severe that it’s difficult to keep working, you may want to apply for disability benefits. Start here, with this basic guide to the often-confusing process.

By Amy Marturana Winderl
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Lifestyle

One More Great Reason to Take a Vacation

Turn on that out-of-office email reply and get yourself away—your heart will thank you.

By Lara DeSanto
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Risk Factors

Birth Control Methods and Your Autoimmune Disease Risk

Some studies have associated certain types of birth control with a potentially increased risk of autoimmune disease development. But how much of a risk is it really? Here's what you need to know.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.
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Cost of Care

Score! 11 Ways to Save on Your Meds

Tired of breaking the bank every time you go to pay for your prescription drugs? Save big with these insider tips that slash drug costs.

By Mary Shomon