Scientists Say Cutting This Many Calories a Day Can Seriously Improve Your Health

It doesn’t come as any surprise that cutting calories can lead to weight loss, but what if we told you that it could also lower your blood pressure, reduce inflammation, improve cholesterol levels, and help with blood sugar control?  ...

This 7-Year-Old's Tongue Was Covered in Large, Yellow Growths—and They Led to His Cancer Diagnosis

The growths on a 7-year-old boy’s tongue signaled to doctors that the child had a genetic condition—that led to an extremely rare cancer diagnosis. ...

This Dangerous Substance Abuse Trend Is on the Rise—and It’s Killing People

Police are warning about the dangers of “wasping,” or using wasp spray to get high as an alternative to methamphetamine, after several people overdosed on the insect killer in West Virginia.  ...

Why You Need To Eat Carbs if You Have Diarrhea

We all know that diarrhea can strike at the absolute worst of times—like on days when you have a big meeting at work, when you’re going on a date, or when you’re supposed to meet your friends at a concert. ...

Yep, You Can Get Toxic Shock Syndrome From Menstrual Cups—But Don't Freak Out Just Yet

Menstrual cups are a great way to reduce your green footprint during your time of the month. And the benefits of those little silicone cups go beyond their eco-friendliness: menstrual cups are just as safe and effective as pads and tampons. But are they completely risk-free? Maybe not.  ...