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Thank You, WebMD, for my High-Tech Hypochondria

Abby Heugel | Posted 08.10.2014 | Comedy
Abby Heugel

Anyone who has ever logged on to WebMD knows that typing in more than one symptom can result in a diagnosis of hypochondria and then side effects from drugs you're not even taking.

Obama: Enough People Have Enrolled For Stable Health Care

AP | Posted 03.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says enough people have signed up for health care to make his signature law work. Obama tells medical web ...

Margaret I. Cuomo, M.D. Speaks -- Purdue North Central Sinai Forum

Bill Couzens | Posted 02.04.2014 | Impact
Bill Couzens

Dr. Cuomo says, "It is an honor and a privilege to participate in the Sinai Forum, which has graciously hosted many formidable men and women for the past 60 years."

The Expiration Date Conspiracy

Allison Fine | Posted 07.22.2013 | Parents
Allison Fine

Having a best friend who is an internist is like falling in love with someone and then finding out that they are really, really rich.

Tweens and Instagram: How to Do It Right

Scott Shamberg | Posted 06.01.2013 | Parents
Scott Shamberg

Do you, as a parent, get involved when a feed you're following through your child looks like a modern day Mean Girls? Instagram is today's digital diary with one big difference -- everyone CAN read it and you can't throw it away.

Piano Chicken and Other Tales of Cooking Gone Wrong

Holly Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Holly Robinson

What makes the difference between a cook like Dan and somebody like me, whose efforts often result in meals like volcanic eggs, or those shortbread cookies I made where I forgot to put in the flour, even though that was one of just four ingredients?

ChickRx Is A WebMD For Twenty-Something Women

techcrunch.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

ChickRx provides relevant, fresh personal health information to young women. It's sort of like a DailyCandy-meets-WebMD for health news....

Doctor in Your Pocket and On Your Screen

Lee Schneider | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lee Schneider

Epidemiologists in remote places could use their phones to monitor the spread of disease and alert public health authorities to direct resources where they're needed.

I Must Have Anthrax, The Internet Says So

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

It is okay to research and gather information when various symptoms present themselves, but avoid self-diagnosis. Leave diagnosis up to your primary care physician or medical specialist.

Sharecare Builds A Web 3.0 Bridge To Better Health

Dr. Dean Ornish | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Dean Ornish

Searching for health information on the web can feel overwhelming. The power of the Internet is also its limitation--it provides information, but not guidance on how to sort what is credible and what is not.

Real Health Care Reform Begins in the Kitchen

Christina Pirello | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christina Pirello

For the life of me, I can't figure out why every single American isn't eating a healthy diet. I can't believe that there's one person who wants to be fat, at risk of disease, lethargic, foggy and achy.