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Detox or cleanse diets: Are they worth it?

Your body is much better off when you simply drink water and eat clean, healthy foods.

Do diet sodas pose health risks?

Study suggests—but does not prove—a possible link to stroke, dementia.

Water outperforms sports drinks for young athletes

Kids rarely need the extra sugar and salt, doctor says.

Old pipes, new problems

Study: Drug-resistant germs are thriving in America’s corroding water systems, possibly sickening thousands each year.

Heat waves are health threats

Caution: As the mercury rises, so do health concerns. Learn what you need to do.

Americans drinking adequate water daily

CDC finds men take in an average of 14 cups of water a day, women almost 12.

‘Ironman’ athletes at danger of too much water

Experts advise that frequent fluid stops entice racers to drink more than they need.

Lead exposure: Tips to detect, prevent

A medical toxicologist advises parents about ways to minimize risks and test for exposure.

Lunch please, but hold the arsenic

Babies who drink formula may have higher exposure to arsenic than breast-fed infants.