Drs. Oz and Roizen / Health

Making Contact with Decorative Contacts

When Lady Gaga pops in a pair of oversized, Anime-inspired contact lenses or Jennifer Lopez subtly turns her hazel eyes a deep brown, you can bet it's all part of The Show. But if you use decorative contacts without getting a prescription from ...

Got a Fib? Get Aggressive About Losing Weight

In "I Really Love You," when George Harrison declared "my heart skips a beat," he was describing a sudden heart flutter that signals a surge of romantic passion. But if your doctor says your heart is skipping a beat, it may mean you have (or are ...

Good 'N' Grilled

After her one-night fling with the married Dan (Michael Douglas), the love-struck and psychotic Alex (Glenn Close) would do anything to latch onto her prey. Dan wanted nothing more than a little distance from his toxic indiscretion and that "Fatal...

Cellphones Calling Off the Sperm

Apparently the old joke, "Is that a cellphone in your pocket or are you just happy to see me?" stopped being funny when cellphones became smaller and smaller. But now that some phones look more like tablets, it doesn't mean the joke is (slightly?)...

Brushing Up Your Immune System

In "Lethal Weapon 2," the bad guys use their (diplomatic) immunity to dodge the consequences of their evil actions -- including trying to blow-up LAPD's Roger Murtaugh (Danny Glover). But here in the real world, your powers of immunity can be used...

Do You Overestimate How Much You Exercise?

Mitt Romney's running mate, Paul Ryan, claimed he'd finished a marathon in the "high twos." Hours, that is. That put him in an ultra-elite running club with Canada's Brendan Lunty, who finished the 2013 New York City marathon in 2:36:17 and ...