Drs. Oz and Roizen / Health

The Latest Dual-Source CT Scanners

There are many instances in science (Masters and Johnson) and the arts (Gilbert and Sullivan, Lennon and McCartney) where two heads are better than one. Another example of the added value of two heads? The latest CT (computed tomography) scanners....

Health Going Up In Smoke?

When Cheech and Chong lit up the movie screens with their marijuana-fogged dialogue -- "Hey man, how's my driving?" "I think we're parked, man" -- they probably never imagined cannabis would become legal.

But today more than 20 states have ...

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?)...