Boston Marathon explosions put states on high alert 
Boston Marathon explosions put states on high alert
After a pair of bombs ripped through the streets of Boston as runners crossed the finish line during the Boston Marathon, several big cities are now on high alert. Our experts provide insight on healing after a national crisis.
Lullabies are healing for babies, study says 
Lullabies are healing for babies, study says
The soft, singing sounds of a mother’s voice may improve the health of babies in neonatal intensive care units, new research has found.
New guidelines give doctors a lesson in social media 
New guidelines give doctors a lesson in social media
Experts say social media can be a great tool for doctors. And they have a few recommendations physicians can use online.
5 tips to avoid stress eating  Featured
5 tips to avoid stress eating
Experts say it’s not always healthy to turn to food as a source of comfort. We share some tips on how to avoid eating when you’re stressed.
Do you really need a gynecologist? 
Do you really need a gynecologist?
For women, an annual visit to the primary care doctor may not be enough. Find out why you should see a gynecologist regularly, too.
More sleep makes for healthier teens 
More sleep makes for healthier teens
Researchers say teens who get enough sleep can avoid weight gain. Learn how you can help your child get enough zzzz’s.
Soda ban could have backfired, researchers say 
Soda ban could have backfired, researchers say
New research suggests that banning sugary drinks may actually encourage people to drink more, not less.