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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 | Home
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.

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.

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.

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.