Health Watch

When it comes to eating for gut health, arguably no one knows better than gastroenterologists, who spend their days working with patients who are suffering from…
Robert Chelsea turned down the first face he was offered. It was a fine face, one that could have taken him off the transplant waiting list…
You may want to take your blood pressure medicine at bedtime rather than when you get up in the morning, according to a study published Tuesday…
In the second semester of his freshman year at the University of Pennsylvania, Jack Park felt his depression pulling him downward. He sought counseling on campus.…
by Michael P Coleman After decades of mounting a no-holes-barred battle of the bulge, Oprah Winfrey partnered with Weight Watchers in 2015 and seemed to finally…
If you've noticed an uptick in fancy mocktail menus lately, it's not your imagination. Thanks to the 'sober-curious' movement, abstaining from alcohol has become a full-blown wellness trend.…
Over the last few months, most of the major fast food chains have taken the leap toward plant-based burgers. Burger King has the Impossible Whopper. White…
I lay on the mat of the open-air bungalow in Apia, Samoa, looking up at a gecko. As its tail quivered, I felt a sympathetic twitch…
A new set of analyses published Monday in the Annals of Internal Medicine challenges the widespread recommendations to cut back on red and processed meats. The…
Flu season is fast approaching, and it could be a nasty one. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says about 8% of Americans are sickened…