Health & Fitness

Florence Journal: ‘Taxi Therapy’ for Young Cancer Patients in Italy

Florence Journal: ‘Taxi Therapy’ for Young Cancer Patients in Italy

Caterina Bellandi dancing around her first taxi, now a monument in the Garden of Horticulture in Florence.
Tents considered blessing for homeless in San Diego

Tents considered blessing for homeless in San Diego

Tents are considered a blessing by homeless people in San Diego, where deplorable conditions have spread hepatitis on the streets

Lighten Up the Holidays With Healthy, Delicious Dinner Recipes

Cozy, warming holiday meals don't have to be unhealthy! If you're looking to cook up something delicious and wintry this season with flavors like cranberry, orange, and mint, then you've come to the
Exercise caution when microwaving eggs ... the results could be explosive

Exercise caution when microwaving eggs ... the results could be explosive

Pressure builds up and the eggs may explode, a researcher said Wednesday.
Hormonal birth control linked to increased breast cancer risk, study says

Hormonal birth control linked to increased breast cancer risk, study says

The study included 1.8 million women over the course of nearly 11 years.
How Long Should I Wait After A Cold To Hang Out With People Again?

How Long Should I Wait After A Cold To Hang Out With People Again?

"In an ideal world, it would be best to avoid social activities for 5-7 days after the onset of symptoms."

Can knockoff makeup be hazardous to your health?

CBS News goes undercover and tests the counterfeit products -- and the results are concerning
This Is the Food Shandra Stopped Eating to Jump-Start Her 92-Pound Weight Loss

This Is the Food Shandra Stopped Eating to Jump-Start Her 92-Pound Weight Loss

A post shared by Shandra Redwine (@losermentality) on Nov 21, 2017 at 10:33am PST Shandra Redwine was cleaning out her closet last month when she found her old size-22 wedding dress. She used this

Mother of 2 dies just a day after flu diagnosis

"If you feel sick, go to the doctor," family warns after 20-year-old's unexpected death
UnitedHealth Buys Large Doctors Group as Lines Blur in Health Care

UnitedHealth Buys Large Doctors Group as Lines Blur in Health Care

Part of the UnitedHealth Group campus in Minnetonka, Minn. The company’s Optum unit is buying a large physician group.
Rigorous diet can put Type 2 diabetes into remission, study finds

Rigorous diet can put Type 2 diabetes into remission, study finds

Researchers were able to reverse Type 2 diabetes without the use of medication.
Shut the Front Door! 4 Types of Frozen Veggie Spirals Are Hitting Store Shelves Soon

Shut the Front Door! 4 Types of Frozen Veggie Spirals Are Hitting Store Shelves Soon

SNEAK PEEK! If you LOVE veggie noodles, brace yourselves! Green Giant has a new line of frozen Veggie Spirals coming this January… and here's your FIRST look! These are SUPER CONVENIENT: Just stash

"I'm a kid just like you": 9-year-old explains autism in viral video

Video was originally made to be shared with his 21 fourth-grade classmates, but it's reaching a lot farther
Eating cheese every day might actually be healthy

Eating cheese every day might actually be healthy

A nib of cheese a day keeps the heart disease away.
Despite progress, cancer survival rates for blacks and whites still unequal: CDC

Despite progress, cancer survival rates for blacks and whites still unequal: CDC

New reports looked at data from 80 percent of the U.S. population.
Gum disease can lead to this kind of cancer

Gum disease can lead to this kind of cancer

One more reason your mother was right about flossing regularly — diseased gums can lead to esophageal cancer, says a new study.