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Don't Forget Travel Vaccines This Holiday SeasonIf you're planning to celebrate the holidays overseas—or even to sneak in a quick getaway before the festivities begin—you've probably got a lot to do beforehand.   You might be tempted to skip t...


Don't Forget Travel Vaccines This Holiday SeasonIf you're planning to celebrate the holidays overseas—or even to sneak in a quick getaway before the festivities begin—you've probably got a lot to do beforehand.   You might be tempted to skip t...


The hero rats of Africa sniff out land mines — and TB infectionsIn Tanzania, a nonprofit trains African giant pouched rats to save lives by detecting land mines and tuberculosis.


Protect Yourself Against C. Diff InfectionsAntibiotics treat infections, but surprisingly, they can cause them, too. In fact, a recent study has found that the number of virulent infections linked to the use of antibiotics has skyrocketed...


Protect Yourself Against C. Diff InfectionsAntibiotics treat infections, but surprisingly, they can cause them, too. In fact, a recent study has found that the number of virulent infections linked to the use of antibiotics has skyrocketed...


58 Easter Dinner Ideas That Will Totally Upgrade Your Holiday MenuYour meal is about to go from good to oh yes.


When Disaster Strikes: What to Put in Your Medication Go-BagA well-stocked medication go-bag can soothe a cut or burn—or save your life during a hurricane, flood, fire, or other emergency.   But it’s important not to wait until you’re faced with the need ...


When Disaster Strikes: What to Put in Your Medication Go-BagA well-stocked medication go-bag can soothe a cut or burn—or save your life during a hurricane, flood, fire, or other emergency.   But it’s important not to wait until you’re faced with the need ...


I Helped My Mom Fight Cancer—Now I Want to Help Other Teens Do the Same"I'll never forget how I felt when she told me she had cancer."


The Work-from-Home Job That Saved My FamilyWe built a fully handicap-accessible home with the money I made.


The threat of 'superbugs' and infections that can't be treatedThe ability to mutate has given rise to “superbugs” that resist some — or, increasingly, all — of the antibiotics that were hailed as miracle drugs in the last century, creating one of the biggest threats to global health, food security and development today, according to the World Health Organization.


8 Ways to Make Money Doing What You LoveHere's how to turn your hobby into a career.


Friend of slain Georgia Tech student: 'If Scout was more gender-conforming, would it have been different?'Scout Schultz, a Georgia Tech student, was shot by campus police on Saturday night, and a protest two days later led to arrests. In the aftermath of those events, Yahoo Lifestyle talked to a friend of Schultz’s to gain some perspective on what happened and why.


How to Make Healthy Leftover Turkey TacosThese tacos get a healthy makeover by using turkey as the main lean protein. It all comes together with some beans, avocado, and a little cheese. Watch the video to learn how to make this easy weeknight dinner.


4 Common Kid Health ConcernsRunny noses. Sore throats. Stomachaches. All are ubiquitous in households with children, and in fact, more than three out of four U.S. kids miss at least one day of school a year because they’re ...


4 Common Kid Health ConcernsRunny noses. Sore throats. Stomachaches. All are ubiquitous in households with children, and in fact, more than three out of four U.S. kids miss at least one day of school a year because they’re ...


When to Consider Hospice CareMany patients near the end of their lives wait too long to enter hospice care, reports a new study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. People who put off hospice care—in ...


A Thirtysomething Newlywed Was Diagnosed With a Rare Form of Dementia"There is nothing behind her eyes. It's this glazed look."


5 Healthy Foods You Can OverdoGet more fiber. Eat fish for omega-3s. While following diet advice like this can improve your health, some folks get carried away. "The belief that if some is good, more must be better is pretty ...


Stop Telling My Son He Can't Wear Pearls and Pink DressesOscar isn't defined by the shirt on his back or the baby doll tucked under his arm at night.


4 Things Psychologists Do Everyday to Feel HappierWhat better way to feel happier than copy mental health experts? We consulted with psychologists to learn the top four things they do everyday to up their joy quotient. Watch the video to follow their lead.


Having a September Birthday Can Set Your Child Up for SuccessStarting school at a later age gives your kid a leg up.


Guard Your Health Before and After a Natural DisasterTwo major hurricanes, Harvey and Irma, hit the continental U.S. in recent days, and hurricane season is far from over. Meanwhile, wildfires rage across California, Idaho, Montana, and other Weste...