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Drs. Oz and Roizen / Health

Distracted Driving is a Public Health Issue

Picture this: Hoke Colburn (Morgan Freeman) is driving Miss Daisy (Jessica Tandy) around town when he interrupts her to say: "Please hold on, Miss Daisy. I gotta call my brother about dinner tonight." We bet Miss Daisy would have had a few choice ...

Putting Out Anger's Fire

The movie "Anger Management" made fun of Adam Sandler's character, Dave, for getting sentenced to anger-management classes -- a good premise for a slapstick comedy, but in real life, repeated, uncontrolled outbursts of rage become an emotional and...

Nutrigenomics You Are What You Eat

You are what you eat. That's the heart of a new science called nutrigenomics, which looks at how diet switches certain of genes on or off. Just as the plant Audrey II in "Little Shop of Horrors" turned into an evil eating machine, your diet ...

Frostbite Can Happen Quickly If You're Not Careful

If you were stuck in the Antarctic ice on the Russian research ship Akademik Shokalskiy waiting for an icebreaker to rescue you, chances are you'd be vigilant about protecting your skin from frostbite. But if you're on a skiing holiday in Quebec ...

Lets Clear the Air Once and For All

Most folks pass gas 10-20 times a day with little noise and no smell (Whew!). But some can crank out around two liters of smelly, sulfur-containing compounds daily.

No wonder when Buck and Arlene Weimer previewed their odor-suppressing ...