Drs. Oz and Roizen / Health

Intake Control for "Clean Plate Club" Members

When Leonardo DaVinci painted "The Last Supper" around 1492, the food on the table (including eel with orange slices) was pretty sparse, and the dishes were small. But, according to a study of 52 of the best-known renditions of that occasion, the ...

Beware Pure Powdered Caffeine

North Americans love coffee: Canada has 40 Starbucks for every million residents. That beats the U.S., where there are around 36 locations per million people! And Hispanics are the most coffee-lovin': 76 percent of adult Hispanic Americans say ...

Let's Not Close Our Eyes to Prediabetes

When officials from the Serbian town of Bajina Basta issued a warning to residents that a long-slumbering vampire was on the loose again, it may have done more to increase tourism than prevent a public health crisis.

But we think the recent ...

Keeping It Fun Keeps Kids in Sports

Seems LeBron James has found out, maybe the hard way, that playing sports in a place you love is much more fulfilling. (That's one big reason why Dr. Mike in Cleveland forgave him in a microsecond for ever leaving!)

Recently, when the 29-year-...

Treatment for C. Diff and Chemo

TTomatoes were once considered poisonous (even in Italy!), and early pioneers were convinced that bathing was an open invitation to catching a deadly disease. But even today, there are commonly held prejudices that doctors and researchers are ...