Personal Health

All aspects of your health and well-being. 

It may seem like a major waste of time, but getting checked out—whether it's for a never-ending cold or an annual sports physical—is more important than you think.

They were created to help desperate smokers kick the habit. Now experts are sounding the alarm about these dangerous devices.

It’s like something out of a science fiction movie: “superbugs” are killing tens of thousands of Americans every year. Here’s why—and how we can stop them before it’s too late.

Jill Dos Santos, 17, convinced her school to push its start time back so students could get more sleep—and other schools are following her lead. Find out why the movement to begin class later is gaining steam. 

From migraines to dull aches, a throbbin’ noggin can be a real downer. Learn how to deal with the pain. 

What really causes pimples and zaps zits? Connect the dots between fact and fiction.

Thirsty? Think twice before you drink. You won’t believe what it’s doing to you once it’s in your mouth—and body.

At least 1 out of every 5 of teens has already experienced some sort of hearing loss. Find out why—and learn how to protect your own ears.

You get one set—that’s 32 chompers—for life. Don’t let them bite the dust.

Ashlyn’s rare genetic condition may seem like a superpower—until you realize that hurting can save your life.