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How to Treat a Burn From Grilling and Cooking
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Grilling season can also be “burn season.” Maybe the fat on your rib-eye steak caught on fire, singeing your hand, or you touched the grill cover to see whether it was hot—only to discover that, ...
Acute Hepatitis from Energy Drinks?
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
The Doctors investigate! A recent report in the British Medical Journal looked into the case of a man who went to the emergency room complaining of nausea, vomiting and stomach pain thinking he simply had the flu. After ruling out changes in his diet, alcohol intake or drug use, they discovered that the acute hepatitis was linked to his consumption of energy drinks, which consisted for 4 to 5 energy drinks during a 3-week period.
Mom Uses Controversial Word with Down Syndrome Son
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
A mom is defending the use of the controversial word “retard” around her 8-year-old who has Down syndrome, as she believes it will help him laugh at himself later in life. “This is your child, this is bullying,” Plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon adds.
Jesse Ventura's Fight to Legalize Marijuana
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
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Drs. Exclusive: Black Eyed Peas Member Taboo Fights Cancer with New Song
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Black Eyed Peas member Taboo, revealed in a Doctors exclusive that he’s now cancer-free following a just-revealed testicular cancer battle, is now using his celebrity to help others. The proceeds from his new song, “The Fight,” will go to the American Cancer Society, which works to end the disease through numerous research programs and initiatives. ER physician Dr. Travis Stork says that the American Cancer Society is currently helping to fund over 800 researchers who are fighting cancer.
Woman with Concave Chest Defect Update
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Angela previously came to The Doctors seeking help for her rare birth defect that caused her chest to cave in and made breathing difficult. The Doctors note that pectus excavatum only occurs in one per every 300 to 400 births and is much more common for boys.
Can Ozone Therapy Turn Back the Hands of Time?
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Is the secret to looking and feeling your best ozone therapy? The Doctors are joined by actress and director Alison Eastwood, who is the daughter of Hollywood legend Clint Eastwood, who recently underwent the therapy. After undergoing treatments at AMA Skincare with Dr. Alice Pien and Dr. Asher Milgrom, Alison says she felt improvements with her vision and with that morning fog feeling.
What Your Acne Says About Your Health
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
A viral Internet message claims that breakouts in different areas on the face may indicate different underlying problems – the forehead is due to poor diet, for example, while chin pimples come from kidney disease, and the cheeks break out from allergies and stress.
Simple Swaps to Shed the Pounds
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Reader’s Digest Editor-in-Chief Liz Vaccariello shares ways to make your favorite meals a little leaner, without giving up taste.
Tips to Stay Safe in the Sun!
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Save your skin with the right sunscreen applied the right way. Dermatologist Sonia Batra explains how to soak up the rays without endangering your health!
Learn How to Give an All
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Celebrity massage therapist Brit shares her tips for a massage fit for a star!
Learn How the Wrong Peanut Butter Can Kill Your Pet!
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Dogs love peanut butter and pet-lovers know it’s an easy way to get pups to take medication. Veterinarian Courtney Campbell explains that one ingredient in some peanut butters can be fatal to Fido. “Peanut butter by itself is totally safe,” explains Dr. Campbell.
Take These Steps for Safe Swimming
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. Swimming can be a great way to cool off during the summer. And it’s a healthy, low-impact aerobic exercise. Yet beyond t...
Dairy
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Want to fuel up like an athlete? Watch this video to learn how to make these easy and delicious dairy-free energy balls.
3 Takeaways from the New CBO Score of the Republican Healthcare Plan
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. A much-anticipated analysis of GOP plans to overhaul the Affordable Care Act (ACA) makes it clear that health insurance ...
The Health Benefits of Laughing!
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Is a good laugh just what the doctor ordered? Check out a funny blooper from Plastic Surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon’s trip to Tahiti and giggle your way to good health.
Explore the Health Secrets of Tahiti
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Take a tropical adventure – without leaving your couch! Join Plastic Surgeon Dr. Andrew Ordon on a journey to the islands of Tahiti for some rest and relaxation … and some wellness tips from this famously healthy Pacific paradise. Next Dr. Ordon visits the pineapple fields of Moorea. Tour guide Moana takes Dr. Ordon to sample pineapple juice and pineapple wine.
When Heat Can Be Hazardous to Your Health
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Summer is a great time of year, but when temperatures rise your health could be at risk.
Running with the Wolves to Treat PTSD?
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Almost 25 million suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder in the U.S. alone. One woman found a unique way to cope with her PTSD after a traumatic event – by following the call of the wild. After an ex-boyfriend raped Sarah, she developed agonizing PTSD.
Miranda Kerr Loves Noni Juice
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Supermodel Miranda Kerr reportedly swears by the health and beauty benefits of Tahitian noni juice. But is the tropical beverage really a fountain of wellness?
The Mounting Evidence Against Diet Sodas
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. Many people think of diet sodas as healthy, low-calorie alternatives to sugary drinks. Yet a small but growing body of e...
FYI, Jessica Simpson Is Definitely Not Pregnant or Having Another Baby
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
And she's got the IUD to prove it.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Take Their Kids On a Totally Normal Family Trip to Disneyland
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
It's the first time the reality star and her husband have been spotted together in a month.
This Woman's Viral Post About Being a "Bad Mom" Is So Relatable
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
And what Constance Hall learned from a therapist is something every mom should keep in mind.
19 People Reveal the Exact Moment When They Knew They Were In Love
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
From bird poop to curse words and class time in calculus, it's pretty shocking what actually makes sparks fly these days.
This App Lets You Turn Your Baby Bump Into a Work of Art
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Now you're a bonafide Picasso.
Health Benefits of Wine: What It Can (and Can't) Do for You
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. In case you hadn’t already marked your calendar, Thursday, May 25, is National Wine Day. Before you get too carried away...
How to Marinate Meat Safely
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. With Memorial Day weekend right around the corner, many Americans will be firing up their backyard grills for the first ...
10 Fun Piña Colada
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Quiz: How Much Do You Really Know About a Healthy Pregnancy?
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Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. Every year, almost 4 million babies are born in the U.S. That means millions of new—or soon-to-be—parents want to know w...
Be a Careful Consumer at the Pharmacy!
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
ER Physician Dr. Travis Stork looks at seemingly random labeling and pricing of over-the-counter drugs – including examples where the same drug, marketed for two different conditions, has entirely different pricing. Dr. Stork found two boxes of pills in a local drugstore. One in a blue box is marketed as a night-time sleep aid.
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Loneliness Hurts – But Can It Kill?
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Forty to 45 percent of adults 65 and older say they regularly or frequently feel lonely – and that could be a deadly. A new UCLA study indicates that being lonely causes the same mortality rate as smoking 15 cigarettes a day. “It’s a crazy statistic,” says ER Physician Dr. Travis Stork.
Student Saves a Life with Heimlich Maneuver?
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
One high-school student may have saved his classmate’s life because he’d just been instructed in the Heimlich maneuver. Would you be able to help a choking victim? “The thing you have to understand is that if you have an object blocking your airway, you can’t talk,” explains ER Physician Dr. Travis Stork.
Man Falls 1,500 Feet in Freezing Cold – and Lives!
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Ryan’s extraordinary story of endurance and survival began with a weekend climbing trip, and ended in a fight against death. Ryan texted Dave, his dad, to tell him he was going on a two-day climb of Pyramid Peak in the Elks Range near Aspen, Colorado. The next day, search and rescue teams went out, “But they couldn’t send out a full-fledged team because this blizzard had come in.” LaShawn and Dave immediately headed to Aspen to be on hand when Ryan was found.
What Trump's Proposed Medicaid Cuts Could Mean For You
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget blueprint calls for huge reductions to social safety net programs. In particular, i...
The Best Carbs to Eat for Weight Loss
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10 Books to Pack for Your Memorial Day Vacation
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14 Dads Reveal the Most Unexpected Things They Experienced During Their Wife's Pregnancy
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
"I think it's true what they say, that the pregnancy can even affect the husband's hormones."
What It's Like to Travel Through 4 Countries In 3 Months With 2 Kids
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Our maddening, euphoric, amazing family journey in the first issue of the Airbnb magazine.
20 Gross Things Every Pregnant Woman Secretly Does
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Come on, admit it.
How to Look Like You Actually Slept a Full 8 Hours
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
No one needs to know about your snooze button addiction.
Christina El Moussa Got the Sweetest Tattoo Honoring Her Kids
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Check out her new ink.
How One Mother Discovered the App That Changed Her Disabled Daughter's Life
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
"I've realized that spreading the word about this technology is my mission."
The Most Common UTI Symptoms in Women
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Urinary tract infections can become life-threatening if left untreated.
7 Ways to Lose Weight in Your Face
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, health
Don't even think about going under the knife until you've read this.