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.
Hungry people make better decisions, new study says.
Enter the scariest haunted house in New York City.
New study looks at how temperament impacts weight-loss success.
New research says fast fat loss is effective, too.
Use science as an excuse to let off some steam.
New study says winter can help you get lean.
New study suggests marijuana messes with mental flow.
Twenty-year study links it to schizophrenia... and car crashes.
smell and longevity
Not according to a new study that links loss of smell to early death.
The "apple a day" cliche is actually true.
The habit probably won't do much damage.
How hormones, genes, and psychology influence the way you eat.
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.