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‘I don’t want to go back’

Jalyn Phelps struggled with weight issues for years. Bariatric surgery helped her build an active, new lifestyle.

New Year, new rules

If it’s healthy eating you’re after, these helpful tips can put you on the right track—and keep you there.

Being green—it’s easier than you think

For Kermit the frog, it was a tough color. For your vegetables, it's the best color.

5 ways to start a nutritious revolution

Avoid the word 'diet' and adopt healthier (and yummier) strategies to achieve your goals.

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‘Don’t suffer in silence’

Susan Cloutier ignored the bleeding, the pain and the incontinence—until her body insisted, no more.

Is that insecticide troubling your heart?

Food consumption and at-home use of bug sprays expose us to chemical sprays that may cause cardiovascular problems.

More than heartburn?

If you're battling a serious case of acid reflux, talk with your doctor.

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Get your daily dose of inspiration by exploring our most extraordinary stories of survival, miracles and medical innovation.

10 healthy tips for the new year

Make 2020 your year of good health.

Lose weight, save money

A computer algorithm finds you'll save thousands of dollars over your lifetime by reaching a healthy weight.

Get the scoop on breakfast

There's no such thing as the perfect morning meal—but there is one that's just right for you.

Dates—nature’s sweetness

Using natural ingredients instead of added sugars offers health benefits.

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