Health Report

Getting bogged down trying to make sense of the ever-changing health headlines? Don't sweat it. Our expert contributors go behind the science to bring you practical, easy-to-understand advice for staying well and feeling your best.
The habit probably won't do much damage.
You may have less gray matter in your brain.
Teeth problems
Why athletes have poorer dental health.
Alcohol and exercise
New study suggests people drink more on workout days.
the best toothpaste
Polyethylene beads could be contributing to gingivitis.
Non-sugar sweeteners could damage the gut, new study says.
Half of cases are preventable, says new report.
weather prediction
Focus on mundane details to reduce emotional impact.
Research explains the weird correlation.
Alcohol doesn't affect exercise performance, says new study.
Study suggests there's a way to reverse the risks of sitting.
Polyester traps more odor-causing bacteria.
CVS Bans Tobacco Sales
The drugstore drops cigarettes from its shelves.
There are more important things than just a number.
Obesity prevention
Groundbreaking study spells out the harsh reality.
The lone star tick is making its way up the eastern seaboard.
Exercise boosts pain tolerance says new study.
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Research concludes they're better than tobacco.