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Smoking and Obesity May Affect Medication Potency

Smoking is bad for your health. However for obese people, it could also prove fatal.

How do pain relievers work?

What happens when we pop a painkiller? Watch this video to find out.

Antibiotics Are Becoming Less Effective, Says Study

Many antibiotics are reportedly becoming frighteningly obsolete.

Laugh The Pain Off, Study Recommends

Research shows that an awesome throw-your-head-back fit of laughter can ease physical pain.

7 Tips to Slash Your Medical Costs

Spending a fortune on medicines and doctor's fees? Read on for seven doctor-approved ways to reduce these expenses.

Medication Situation: 4 Tips for Storing Medical Supplies

Learn about the dos and don'ts for storing your medicines, supplements, and more to ensure their effectiveness.

World Health Organization: Hospitalization More Dangerous than Flying

Errors in health care can occur as frequently as 10 percent of the time, study shows. The experts' advice? Get involved in your health care.

When Cheap Is No Good: 6 Items You Shouldn't Always Save On

When are you truly saving and when are you just throwing away precious pesos on substandard items?

Health Check: 8 Ways to Prevent Accidental Poisoning in Children

Ensure your child's safety by taking the proper precautions with potentially toxic substances.

Motion Sickness 101

Find out what causes motion sickness, how you can prevent it, and what to do when it happens.

Choosing a Good Pediatrician for Your Baby: Checklists and Qualities to Watch For offers helpful advice on what to look for when picking your baby doctor.