7 Lactose Intolerance Symptoms You Should Know
What are lactose intolerance symptoms? Here, a gastroenterologist explains the seven symptoms associated with lactose intolerance, and what you can do about it.
6 Types of Eczema–and What You Need to Know About Each
There are many different types of eczema like atopic dermatitis and dyshidrotic eczema. Find out more about the different types of eczema.
These are the High Blood Pressure Symptoms You Should Know About
High blood pressure can increase your risk of suffering from a heart attack or stroke. Here's what to know about associated symptoms.
You Should Never Wear Colored Contacts Without a Prescription—Here's Why
Colored contacts are a fun way to change up your look, but are they safe? An ophthalmologist weighs in on non-prescription colored contacts and safety.
Your Walking Speed Can Tell You How Fast You're Aging
If your stride has slowed down by age 45, you may be aging faster than you realize, a new study found. Find out more about the link between slow walking and accelerated aging, plus how to calculate your own walking speed.
The Best and Worst Foods for Your Vagina
A nutritious diet affects every part of your body. Find out the foods that prevent vaginal infections and other issues and the ones that can cause them.
What Is Enterovirus? Here's What to Know, According to an Infectious Disease Specialist
Enteroviruses are actually a group of viruses, including EV-D68, that can cause cold-like symptoms, or other more serious infections. Here's what to know about enterovirus infections, according to infectious disease experts.
What is Prediabetes?
Before type 2 diabetes sets in, blood sugar hovers in an elevated limbo state. Here's how to tell if you're affected—and how losing weight can halt the progression of prediabetes.
Why It's So Important to Know Your Cancer Risk if You Have Psoriasis
In a new systematic review and meta analysis published in "JAMA Dermatology," researchers found an increased risk of cancer in those with psoriasis—particularly skin, esophageal, liver, and pancreatic cancers.
8 Pink Eye Treatments, According to Eye Doctors
You can get rid of bacterial conjunctivitis using antibiotic eye drops for pink eye or ointment. Some viral pink eye can be treated with antiviral medications.
What It Means to Have a Micropenis—and How It Does (and Doesn’t) Affect Sex
A micropenis is the term for when a penis is abnormally small and is usually caused by irregular hormone levels during pregnancy.
What is Adenovirus? An Infectious Disease Expert Explains
Adenoviruses are actually a group of viruses that can cause everything from the common cold to pink eye. Here's everything you need to know, from infectious disease experts.
What Causes Type 1 Diabetes? 3 Things You Need to Know, According to Doctors
While the causes of type 2 diabetes are pretty well known (lifestyle choices and genetics), the type 1 diabetes causes aren't quite as clear. Here,