Over 1,500 Health Topics
Browse Health Topics
Ask the Doctor
Q&A with Dr. Greger
News & Articles
Show some love!
Find out More
Watch videos about amputations
January 29, 2014
Convincing Doctors to Embrace Lifestyle Medicine
An editorial by the Director of Yale's Prevention Research Center on putting a face on the tragedy of millions suffering and dying from chronic diseases that could be prevented, treated, and reversed...
December 9, 2013
Eggs and Diabetes
Even just a single egg a week may increase the risk of diabetes, the leading cause of lower-limb amputations, kidney failure, and new cases of blindness.
May 17, 2012
Preventing Macular Degeneration with Diet
A healthy diet may not only prevent the complications of diabetes, but also reduce the risk of age-related macular degeneration, another common cause of blindness.
November 20, 2009
Sexually Transmitted Fish Toxin
There are neurotoxins in certain fish that can survive cooking and cause unusual symptoms.
October 29, 2009
Thousands of Vegans Studied
The first study of thousands of vegans is released. It compares their body mass index to that of vegetarians, flexitarians, and omnivores.
View All Topics
Are homegrown alfalfa sprouts safe?
Is apple cider vinegar good for you?
Given the “brain-eating amoeba” (Naegleria fowleri) in tap water should I sterilize my neti pot water?
What’s the best low calorie sweetener?
Can hot peppers (capsaicin) cause cancer?
- All Rights Reserved | In partnership with the
Jesse & Julie Rasch Foundation
Terms of Service