iOS app Android app More
March 2, 2015

Top-Line Questions From Moms About MMR

Vaccination Tetra Images via Getty Images

Measles is a serious and highly contagious disease, but, fortunately, we can prevent it with immunizations. I understand that some parents are concerned about vaccines. The evidence about the MMR vaccine's safety and benefits is strong and consistent. Here are some answers to the most commonly asked questions I get...

Why You Should Prioritize Sleep

Sleep In America Poll 2015
Gary John Norman via Getty Images

8 Mistakes You're Probably Making When You Brush Your Teeth

Brushing Teeth
Getty Images/Tetra images RF

7 Ways To Take Control Of Your Happiness

Happiness
Oliver Rossi via Getty Images

Dallas Ebola Nurse Slams Hospital, Claims They Used Her For PR

Nina Pham
JIM WATSON via Getty Images

9 Simple Rules Good Sleepers Swear By

Sleeping
Andrei Spirache via Getty Images

5 Fears Successful People Kick To The Curb

Fear
Shutterstock

What Everyone Should Know About Life With A Brain Injury

7 Flaws That Make You Absolutely Amazing

Happy
ariwasabi via Getty Images

Anti-Vaccination Activists To Blame For Bosnia's Measles Outbreak

Measles
Buenaventuramariano via Getty Images

9 Great Yoga YouTube Channels

Yoga Youtube
Leonardo Patrizi via Getty Images

What Nutrition Experts Eat On Vacation

Vacation
Robert Deutschman via Getty Images

How To Beat A Bad Mood

Bad Mood
Shuji Kobayashi via Getty Images

3 Quick And Easy Ways To Prevent Running Injuries

Running Form
Dave and Les Jacobs/Kolostock via Getty Images

Improve Your Sleep To Improve Your Health

Sleep Health
Shutterstock / Maksim Shmeljov

How Our Social Connections Can Help Relieve Our Worries

Friends Laughing
Nick David via Getty Images

A Test For Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue
The AGE via Getty Images
STRONGER TOGETHER
 

What It Really Feels Like To Have A Panic Attack

Anxiety
chuwy via Getty Images

Why More Schools Are Letting Their Students Sleep In

School Start Times
shaunl via Getty Images

Do You Really Need To Cool Down After A Workout?

Workout Cool Down
AmmentorpDK via Getty Images

Surprising Racial Disparities Found In Flu Vaccine Rates

Vaccine Flu
ASSOCIATED PRESS

How To Find Your Happiness

Happy Woman Rain
Amy Miller Photography via Getty Images

Why One Family At The Center Of The Measles Outbreak Is Reconsidering Their Anti-Vax Position

Measles Arizona
ASSOCIATED PRESS

12 Fruits And Veggies With The Most Pesticides

6 Things You Might Not Know Can Trigger A Heart Attack

Older People Sex
Fabrice LEROUGE via Getty Images

7 Ways To Become A Better Work Friend

Professional Friends
Wavebreakmedia Ltd via Getty Images
Healthy People Healthy Pets

FOLLOW HUFFPOST

    1. HuffPost
    2. Healthy Living
    1. HuffPost
    2. Healthy Living
    1. HuffPost
    2. Healthy Living
    3. View all RSS feeds
From Our Partners

This Superbug Kills 15,000 People A Year. Feces Donations May Change That

Clostridium Difficile
Scimat Scimat via Getty Images

3 Myths About Sleep, Busted

Sleep Disorder
Xerv_II via Getty Images

For Younger Americans, Measles And Polio Seem Like Distant Threats

Measles
Joe Raedle via Getty Images
HUFFPOST REPORTS

The IUD Is Getting More Popular In America. Here's Why

Iud Birth Control
BSIP/UIG Via Getty Images
HuffPost Reports

The 10 Most Allergy-Friendly Restaurant Chains

Allergy Friendly Restaurants
DreamPictures via Getty Images

Nope, You Can't Get A Cold From Going Outside With Wet Hair

Cold Wet Hair
Fuse via Getty Images

This Study Destroys The Myth That Cigarettes 'Relieve Stress'

Smoking
Zoonar RF via Getty Images

9 Tricks To Learn From Super Sleepers

The Case For Clearing The Clutter From Your Life

Messy Desk
Robert Churchill via Getty Images

How To Tell If It's Seasonal Depression Or Just A Bad Mood

Sad
ChamilleWhite via Getty Images

Why One Woman With Lung Cancer Photographed Herself Every Day For A Year

Jennifer Glass
Jennifer Glass

Yes, You Can Actually Be Scared To Death

Scared To Death
ASAP Science

Diet May Be As Important To Mental Health As It Is To Physical Health

Food Brain
Tijana87 via Getty Images

How Happiness Influences Our Health, In One Chart

Happiness Health
Happify

7 Ways To Help Someone With An Eating Disorder

Eating Disorder Support
Marco Regalia via Getty Images