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You're Using The Toilet All Wrong

Brian Leaf | Posted 07.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Brian Leaf

If you're sitting on the toilet reading this, it's high time you squatted instead. Though little practiced in the United States, crouching down on the commode is how most of the world has pooped into antiquity. And science is starting to catch up.

4 Ways Getting Older Has Made Me a Better Doctor

John Whyte, M.D., MPH | Posted 04.28.2015 | Healthy Living
John Whyte, M.D., MPH

Our grandparents were right that we become wiser when we get older. But I didn't expect I'd also become a better physician. And there is still progress to be made. I'm really glad I am making this transformation.

Why Do We Seem To Want More Information On Hemorrhoids?

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer Published: 10/11/2013 08:19 AM EDT on LiveScience The number of Americans searching online for information on h...

Is My Daughter Turning Into Me?

Wendy Widom | Posted 12.31.2012 | Parents
Wendy Widom

Where, I wonder, is my dear daughter getting the flaw phobia from? Is it from her mom, who is constantly angry at herself for not being smarter, thinner, more successful, more laid back, more ambitious, more content, less reactionary and less oversensitive? Hmm ... that's a tough one.

The Movement To Revolutionize Toilets

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Small Business

A new toilet business wants to spur the squatting revival. Robert Edwards is the creator of the Squatty Potty, a device that fits around the base o...

WATCH: Soccer Player Suffers Embarrassing Injury

Posted 06.14.2012 | Sports

Argentine soccer player Leo Ponzio suffered a cringe-worthy injury during a match on Sunday, but despite a massive blood stain on his shorts, the Rive...

Acid Reflux and Other Uninvited Guests

Monica Wyche | Posted 08.12.2012 | Parents
Monica Wyche

My pregnant friends welcomed me to the club, a club that pops little purple pills, sleeps sitting up and whose members eschew nachos in favor of oatmeal. I do not want to be in this club.

I Am Pregnant. Please Shut Up: An Etiquette Lesson

Cathy Alter | Posted 07.07.2011 | Style
Cathy Alter

Word had got out that I was pregnant, and it didn't take long for one of the guests to come barreling across the room, eyes shining with the unwavering focus of someone about to cut a line of cocaine.