Drs. Oz and Roizen / Health

Hot Tips on Diabetes

In 1984, when a New York City cop offered waitress Phyllis Penzo half a lottery ticket as a tip, the $6 million payoff gave them each a new life. That hot tip also gave Nicolas Cage a hit movie ("It Could Happen to You" is based on a true story). ...

Superdose for Seniors

When Robert De Niro, Michael Douglas, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline joined forces in "Last Vegas," an old man's version of "The Hangover," they proved that experience and talent can't protect you from sickening Viagra jokes.

But a high-dose flu...

Pooches for Pain Relief

Underdog -- the super-beagle who saves his town from bad guys with barely a growl -- may be a protracted joke (he first appeared in the 1960s and made a movie as recently as 2007), but a real-life dog actually can rescue you from painful ...

You Gotta Love Those Beans

When feckless Jack swapped the family cow for a handful of beans, he was onto something: Not only does a daily serving of lentils, mature peas, chickpeas or kidney beans help with weight management, the resistant starch they contain counteracts ...

The Pros and Cons of Processed Foods

In this summer's hit biopic "Get On Up," Chadwick Boseman makes James Brown's processed hair look almost, well, natural. But that 'do isn't the only processed item that's gotten big press lately. There's a debate going on about good vs. bad ...