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A reader asked: What are the health benefits of pomegranates?

2/12/2016 10:14:41 AM

Test your knowledge of this week’s health news.

2/12/2016 4:45:25 AM

A reader asks: Does the sugar in fruit cause insulin to spike in the same way as regular sugar?

2/11/2016 2:34:18 PM

Among carriers of the gene that increases Alzheimer’s risk, a study found a benefit from eating seafood at least once a week.

2/11/2016 2:34:11 PM

Dr. Maya Shetreat-Klein has a message for the parents of small children: Don’t be afraid of dirt.

2/11/2016 2:34:05 PM

Taking Tylenol (acetaminophen) during pregnancy is associated with a slight increase in the risk for asthma in offspring, a new study has found.

2/11/2016 2:16:01 PM

A new study suggests that being light on the feet could keep most runners healthy.

2/11/2016 5:25:24 AM

There aren’t any guidelines about how to behave when I run into a patient while I’m walking the dog in a ratty T-shirt or standing in line at the grocery store.

2/11/2016 4:45:37 AM

Hospitals can make substance abusers well and sick at the same time.

2/8/2016 11:43:04 AM

As much as I understand that illness is illness, whether mental or physical, and that there’s a greater openness about depression now than a generation ago, I still feel shame about my depression.

2/8/2016 10:33:39 AM