Your doctor’s stethoscope could be covered with potentially harmful bacteria — including Staphylococcus aureus, which can cause serious infections.
Are probiotic and prebiotic supplements really effective for IBD and IBS? A nutritionist answers your top questions about the latest research.
Learn about how one allergist treats chronic hives in this interview with Anitha Shrikhande, M.D.
There are many reasons you might lie to your doctors, but new surveys say the fear of being judged and embarrassed are two of the biggest.
When it comes to personal health information, hospitals, doctors’ offices, and insurance companies — not hackers — are responsible for most security breaches.
As a medical journalist with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, Andrew Schorr shares his tips for how leukemia patients can find the best care for themselves.
Guidelines issues by the U.S. Preventive Task Force recommend that primary care doctors screen adults over age 18 for unhealthy alcohol use.
Breaking up is hard to do. Especially with a therapist. Lara DeSanto offers cogent advice supported by interviews with two mental health experts.
Could potential signs of an eating disorder simply just indicate acid reflux in your child? Learn why these two conditions may get confused.
How healthy is your relationship with your therapist? Is it time to split up? Find out when and why breaking up is the right thing to do.