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Top Warning Signs to Ask Your Doctor About
If you’re like 98 percent of adults, you’d brush off the 10 top warning signs of cancer. Would you recognize these other scary symptoms?
Healthy Living Tips from Death Experts Who Know
Real stories and disease-prevention secrets from pros who know the body inside and out: an anatomy professor and embalmer.
Why the Diseases That Are the Biggest Killers Get the Least Attention
The ALS ice bucket challenge has drenched the nation, but take a moment to learn about these surprising diseases that are killing Americans.
5 Things You Need to Know Before Your Next Pap Smear
We know getting up close and personal with your gyno isn't at the top of your to-do list, but here's how to make that dreaded appointment easier.
9 Incredible Things Science Can Almost Do
These advancements are inspirational, innovative, and on their way in the coming years.
Compound Found in French Fries and Coffee May Increase Risk of Cancer
A European group is warning about a scary danger of eating fries, bread, coffee, and other browned foods.
More Moles Could Mean Increased Breast Cancer Risk
New research says the number of spots on your skin correlates with your risk of the big C, but the reason may surprise you.
Weight Loss Surgery Slashes Cancer Risk
This procedure reduced risk of cancer by 40 percent for patients who went under the knife.
6 New Dietary Guidelines Announced for Cancer Prevention
Before you overhaul your diet based on these recommendations (no more burgers and beer?!), read what our Weight Loss Coach has to say.
70 Percent of Double Mastectomies May Be Unnecessary
So why do so many women still go under the knife?
Fitness Saved My Life: From Cancer Patient to Yoga Instructor
How losing a leg enabled one woman to take control of her health, rethink exercise, and live her life the way she wanted to.
Measles Vaccine May Wipe Out Cancer
Truly amazing research from the Mayo Clinic offers new hope to patients and their families.
Kellie Pickler: "I Don't Say 'Diet'"
The singer shares her thoughts on healthy living, shaving her head, and looking your best.
What Drinking Green Tea Can Really Do for You
From some reports, it seems like green tea can cure everything—in a lab, that is. Luckily when translated to everyday consumption, a few cups still packs these great benefits.
Scientists Identify Oldest Known Case of Cancer
Sometimes considered a "modern" disease, researchers have traced the illness back 3,200 years.
More Than Half of People Believe a Conspiracy Theory!
Forget aliens and UFOs—the majority of Americans think at least one crazy medical theory is true.
Latest Mammogram Study Adds to the Confusion
The should-you-or-shouldn't-you debate continues. Here’s how to make sense of the most recent findings.
Ed Sheeran Teams Up with F-Cancer Founder Yael Cohen
When her mom was diagnosed, F-Cancer founder Yael Cohen decided it was time to address a need in the cancer community.
SHAPE Shares: Women Prefer TV to Sex
Find out what women said in a recent survey, plus the latest in cancer research, healthy living news, and more.
SHAPE Shares: The Latest Studies You Need to Read
A new study reports that sugary, starchy foods may be linked to cancer, plus other health news you need to know.
Brooke Burke-Charvet Recovering From Surgery
DWTS host Brooke Burke-Charvet is recovering after her thyroid cancer surgery.
How Often Do You Really Need to See the Doc?
A review of studies reveals more frequent health check-ups could be detrimental to your health.
Can This Bra Detect Breast Cancer?
Bras can do amazing things, but can they detect cancer? One company says yes. Here's what you need to know.
3D Mammography Newest Tool to Fight Breast Cancer
The newest weapon in the struggle against breast cancer, 3D mammography is now available in almost every state.