Health and Wellness

Episiotomies are no longer performed routinely, but they're still shockingly common.
The new facility could be complete around November, which is the same time the new state law will take effect unless blocked by courts.
We've been taught to refer to people with disabilities using person-first language, but that might be doing more harm than good.
The one-month-old infant was wrapped in a dirty towel and looked listless, according to immigration lawyers who visited the facility.
Actress Jessica Biel was not, in fact, reigniting any debate over vaccine safety.
Collard greens are traditionally cooked with fatty, indulgent meats. But you can make them healthier — and still authentic, dietitians say.
The FBI is helping local authorities investigate the mysterious incidents.
People with post-traumatic stress disorder share what they wish loved ones better understood about the mental health condition.
Actress Busy Philipps testified on Capitol Hill about abortion rights in light of the passage of strict new abortion legislation in states like Alabama and Missouri.
It’s challenging to love your own body when the women you love and admire can't stop upholding an unrealistic ideal of thin.
Post-traumatic stress disorder doesn't just take a toll on mental health ― it causes bodily harm, too.
A new study estimates thousands of tiny plastics enter your body each year.
The move continues to stake California’s position as a bulwark against Trump's policies.
A wellness program in north Minneapolis could become a model for the nation — delivering affordable, accessible fitness and nutrition where it’s needed most.
Nineteen Democratic presidential candidates gave rapid-fire plans to Iowa party leaders Sunday on how they will win back the White House.
Michelle and David Paul died last month after coming down with flu-like symptoms while vacationing on the Pacific island.
Now, he’s just discarding his position in exactly the same way Al Gore did.
The Food and Drug Administration discovered the virus on the fruit during a berry sampling.
The Food and Drug Administration said it found asbestos in a makeup kit three months after the company pulled other makeup from its stores.
While there's little we can do to avoid consuming PFAS, there are a few foods that contain a particularly large amount of them.