Top Stories

Fresh Vegetables


Healthy diet: Do you follow dietary guidelines?

Get the scoop on dietary guidelines for key nutrients, such as carbs, protein, fat, sugar and salt.

View More


How to prevent and detect malnutrition

Malnutrition is a serious senior health issue. Know the warning signs and how to help an older loved one avoid poor nutrition.

View More


Healthy body image: Tips for guiding girls

A healthy body image is an important part of a growing girl's self-esteem. Understand what you can do to help your daughter feel comfortable with her body.

View More
Baby playing with toys


Let Them Eat Dirt (Or at Least Play in It)

A little dirt never hurts. And it turns out, it just may help — especially those five and under.

View More
Texting, using cellphone, smartphone


Teen texting: Help your teen avoid the risks

Concerned about teen texting? Understand how to talk to your teen about the dangers of sexting and texting while driving.

View More

iStock / swk75

Sunburn treatment: What works?

Find out what works best to treat sunburn.

View More
Crying child

iStock / tomhoryn

Temper tantrums in toddlers: How to keep the peace

Temper tantrums are a normal part of growing up. A Mayo Clinic specialist explains how to respond to temper tantrums — and what you can do to prevent them.

View More
Baby with vegetables


Americans come up short on fruits, vegetables

Are you eating enough fruits and vegetables? Get tips for how to add more to your diet.

View More





More Headlines