Future of Personal Health
How Local Initiatives Seek to Limit Opioid Addiction

How Local Initiatives Seek to Limit Opioid Addiction

The opioid crisis is arresting on each individual at its mercy; however, putting opioid addicts into another prison is not the solution.
Is Your Diet Affecting Your Reproductive System

Is Your Diet Affecting Your Reproductive System?

From cutting carbs to communicating with your doctor, there are some key things that can be done to help ease the struggle of infertility.
3 Myths About Allergies Under the Microscope

3 Myths About Allergies Under the Microscope

Don’t believe everything that you hear about allergies. There’s a lot of misinformation out there, and this list lays out what you need to know.
One Breast Tried to Kill Me the Other Keeps My Baby Alive

One Breast Tried to Kill Me, the Other Keeps My Baby Alive

A survivor and member of the online community "I Had Cancer" shares her perspective on gratitude and loving yourself as you recover.
11 Famous Figures Who Have Grappled With Asthma

11 Famous Figures Who Have Grappled With Asthma

Asthma is a condition that affects people in all walks of life, from athletes and musicians to politicians and pop icons.

How One 9/11 First Responder Reclaimed His Health

AdvocacyAfter serving for 20 years, he was one of the first officers forced to retire due to 9/11-related medical issues. Today, Terrence Jordan reflects on the difficult, inspiring trek to stay healthy.

How One 9/11 First Responder Reclaimed His Health

Seeing Mental Illness as Real and Treatable

AdvocacyJust because you can’t see it, doesn’t mean mental illness isn’t a serious health concern. It’s time to talk about what everyone can do to help.

Seeing Mental Illness as Real and Treatable

Understanding the Negative Side Effects of Birth Control

Prevention & TreatmentWhile much has been made about the benefits of birth control pills, for a small number of women the pill can ruin their sex lives. 

Understanding the Negative Side Effects of Birth Control

Monitoring Risky Behaviors Surrounding Mental Health

Prevention & TreatmentMental health is a critical component of a person’s well-being, and recognizing risky habits related to mental illness can let someone seek treatment early.

Monitoring Risky Behaviors Surrounding Mental Health

The Rare Disorder that Makes You Overweight, Sick and Depressed

Prevention & TreatmentCushing’s syndrome is classified as a rare disease. Many endocrinologists disagree with that label, however, suggesting instead that Cushing’s is vastly under-diagnosed.

The Rare Disorder that Makes You Overweight, Sick and Depressed

Making Mental Health a Priority in the Workplace

Prevention & TreatmentThe American work setting has a long way to go toward actively supporting individual mental health needs and lowering costs associated with untreated mental illness.

Making Mental Health a Priority in the Workplace