Drs. Oz and Roizen / Health

Harnessing Your Brain Power Can Make You Stronger

In the 1970s, when psychic Uri Geller bent spoons, he claimed that he did it with his mind. Then debunker James "The Amazing" Randi revealed it was really a slick parlor trick -- not super brainpower. So while neither Geller (or you) can bend ...

The Important Vitamin Ayyy

Henry Winkler's "Fonzie" (a character in the 1970s sitcom "Happy Days") stopped by "Sesame Street" to help teach the alphabet. He looked at the camera, gave a thumbs-up, and said his trademark expression, "Ayyy!" as the letter "A" appeared ...

Beware! Slow Wits from Fast Foods

In "Dude, Where's My Car?" Ashton Kutcher has a run-in with a drive-thru operator that seems to confirm what a recent study found: Eating fast food dulls the brain ... and then? ... affects how kids do in school.

An Ohio State University study ...

One More Reason to Be Fit During Pregnancy

There's a tabloid term -- pregorexia -- that describes a mother-to-be on a starvation diet. Nicole Kidman (two birth children) and Victoria Beckham (four kids) often are used as examples of women who preserved their hyper-skinny figures during ...

Is Your Blood Pressure Really High?

Back in 1982 Billy Joel wrote: "Two men out and three men on/ Nowhere to look but inside/ Where we all respond to PRESSURE." That's how it can feel when you're sitting in the doctor's office waiting for a blood pressure test. For many, when the ...