A Buddhist teacher offers five simple steps to quiet your mind and soothe your stress any time of year.
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The rule of thumb in medicine — first, do no harm — has as its corollary that the expected benefits of treatment should outweigh its potential risks.
The muscles of those who worked out looked like those of 25-year-olds and showed less of the inflammation that is tied to health problems as we age.
Information is limited about the long-term safety of consuming nonnutritive sweeteners.
A large new study found no link between the method of birth and obesity.
Associations between drinking and cancer were particularly strong for cancers of the mouth, throat, stomach and colon.
Is there any link between soy consumption and cancer?
Just as in the destructive patterns in adolescence, women can be both the victims and the villains in their adult relationships.
Modern Love in miniature, featuring reader-submitted stories of no more than 100 words.
Many patients with cognitive impairment have anxiety or depression, but standard treatments are difficult for people with memory issues.
I know Karens are hard. As a member of Gen X, I grew up surrounded by them.
In this week’s Tripped Up column, Sarah Firshein investigates the rights that airplane passengers with allergies have when flying. (Not as many as they should.)
The rare operation has implications for wounded soldiers, accident victims, cancer patients and those undergoing sex reassignment.
The difference between a bidet and a washlet, and why you might love one, too.
My daughters and I defy easy labeling. It has taken me a lifetime to realize that we don’t have to declare a single racial identity.
After more than five decades together, a lack of conversation leads to a divided house and a “gray divorce.”
Infants born prematurely were at increased risk of both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes in ensuing decades.
For the first time in many years, the government reported that spending on health care last year grew more slowly than the economy overall.
My husband lost his job. We don’t need to hear what they think. Can we keep this from them?
While e-cigarettes are still the most popular, teenagers are also smoking other items like cigarillos — another worrisome sign for nicotine addiction, the C.D.C. says.
Working for the high-end gym chain seems glamorous, but for many trainers the schedule is unforgiving, the pay low and the turnover high.
Risks were especially high for heart failure, high blood pressure and blood clots among children born to mothers with diabetes.
In one writer’s experience, letting go of the wheel leads to happier travels, especially with children.