Drs. Oz and Roizen / Health

Get Hot (Or Not)?

You may agree with Maxim, Ranker and People magazines that James Franco, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Scarlett Johansson are the hottest celebrities around. But when it comes to being hot and steamy, nothing beats a Finnish sauna of 175 to 212...

Preventing Peanut Allergies

When Mark Drew painted Peanuts comic-strip characters mouthing rap lyrics by Public Enemy, Notorious B.I.G. and others, some folks thought it made the Peanuts too menacing. (Picture Lucy saying, "My posse is always ready, and they're waiting in my...

"D" is for "Diabetes" (Vitamin D, That Is)

The 1991 film "Night on Earth" tells the story of five taxi rides in five locations around the world, from Los Angeles to Rome. In it, most characters, including Corky (Winona Ryder) and Angela (Rosie Perez), seem determined to avoid the light of ...

Hand-Washing Dishes is Good for Your Immune System

Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto, a superstar on "Iron Chef America," once said: "Japanese chefs believe our soul goes into our knives once we start using them. You wouldn't put your soul in a dishwasher!"

He's right; that modern utility isn't very ...

When Oil and Water Do Mix: Health Alert

When you hear the phrase "Those two go together like oil and water," you know they don't get along. But what if you had to make them compatible? To do that for oil and water, what's needed is an emulsifier, a binding agent that keeps everything ...