Drs. Oz and Roizen / Health

Can Broccoli Make You Happier?

With apologies to the Founding Fathers: If they had mentioned "life, liberty and the pursuit of broccoli" in the Declaration of Independence, they would have covered both the pursuit of health AND happiness. New research confirms these facts: ...

Taming 'Roid Rage

There's nothing pretty about hemorrhoids, but they've afflicted the world's most beautiful women (Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor) and most dashing men (Ernest Hemingway and, it's rumored, George Clooney). In fact, by age 50, half of all men ...

The Power of Music

Music may soothe the savage beast, but it can up your game and competitiveness, too. Seems you can amplify your sense of power, improve your abstract thinking (what is the meaning of life?) and cut your reaction time if you do what snowboarder ...

Lunchbox Safety

When New York City fourth-grader Zachary Maxwell told his folks that he wanted to take his lunch to school, they insisted he stick with the school's oh-so-tasty and nutritious-sounding hot-lunch program.

So he made "Yuck" (www.yuckmovie.com), a ...

The Dangers of the Powdered Margarita

Weird ways to consume alcohol have been popping up on social media and YouTube -- and are enough to make any college counselor or parent's heart skip a beat. There's booze-soaked gummy candy called Rummy Bears and Wodka Worms; hand-sanitizer ...

Vitamin D Plusses

There are two sides to every argument, so the saying goes, and usually the truth lies somewhere in between. Fortunately, you don't have to takes sides in the debate about whether D-2 and D-3 are vitamins or hormones. Either way, they deliver ...