The Twilight Zone: Why I Couldn't Wait to Have a Colonoscopy
Anesthesia was my first 'high' in more than ten years
The Number of Good Years We Have Left to Still Be Us
It’s all about being able to move freely about our lives, physically and mentally. There's just no telling how long our luck is apt to hold out.
10 Simple Sight-Saving Tips
Try these smart lifestyle changes to preserve your vision and boost your eye health
We Finally Have Real Health Insurance
And for that we must thank the law’s architect and champion, President Barack Obama
Running Into Trouble
Jogging saved my physical and mental health. But then it started to hurt. Badly. Could I find a way to transition into a new & improved version of my favorite sport?
The One Diet Secret You’ll Ever Need to Know
And 7 other things no one ever seems to mention about losing weight
Hooked on Ambien
The wonder drug helped me sleep like a baby — until I started to hear about its wacky side effects
You’re Probably Wondering About My Nose
I was a moderately attractive middle-aged librarian before I became a moderately attractive middle-aged librarian with a witch nose
The None-of-My-Pants-Fit Diet
Favorite jeans too tight? Here are 10 easy ways to squeeze back into them.
Curbing Your Doctor's Enthusiasm
Up to 30 percent of health care services ordered by doctors is unnecessary, so what the hell should we be doing?