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A drug long used to treat gout may help adult heart failure patients

Researchers have shown that probenecid, a drug long used to treat gout, may be able to improve heart function in adult patients who experience heart failure.

What to Do When Your Skin Is Freaking Out From Retinol

The first month on retinol can be brutal. Redness, dryness, flakiness—it's all apart of the retinization period. Here, derms share tips to make it bearable.

Francia Raísa Says She 'Couldn't Move' for 2 Months After Donating a Kidney to Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez's kidney donor, Francia Raísa, gives details about her "humbling" recovery process after the surgery.

Gina Rodriguez: Powerful, Flawed, Fighter, Human

Actor and director Gina Rodriguez is taking on Hollywood, and dealing with Hashimoto's disease. She tells SELF about her health and her new movie, Annihilation.

Being female is not a protective factor against heart disease in type 1 diabetes

Constrictions of the coronary blood vessels is a possible consequence of type 1 diabetes, and one that can eventually lead to myocardial infarction or heart failure. Generally speaking, women are afflicted by coronary artery disease later than men, but if a woman has type 2 diabetes, the advantage is negated. Show More Summary

Resolvin D-1 limits kidney damage after heart attacks

A heart attack triggers an acute inflammatory response at the damaged portion of the heart's left ventricle. If the inflammation lingers, it can lead heart failure. The inflammation can also claim another victim -- the kidneys. New research...Show More Summary

Lupus Symptoms in Women of Color Often Go Undiagnosed

Lupus symptoms in women of color often go undiagnosed for a variety of reasons. Here's what women of color should know about lupus.

All About Big Air, the Newest Olympic Snowboarding Event

What you need to know about big air snowboarding, the newest gravity-defying snowboarding event in the Winter Olympics. Plus, how to watch the finals this week.

Lorde Calls Out All the Annoying Advice She’s Gotten About Her Acne

Lorde posted a series of videos to Instagram calling out the annoying things people often say to those who have acne.

Kesha Postpones Spring Tour Dates Due to Torn ACL

Kesha announced on Tuesday that she is postponing 11 tour dates in Australia, New Zealand, Taiwan, and Japan to undergo treatment for her torn ACL.

Chronic Cough: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Chronic cough—Comprehensive overview covers causes, diagnosis, and treatment of this frustrating condition.

13 'Cheesy' Recipes That Are Actually Dairy-Free

Ideas for cheese lovers who can't eat cheese. These dairy-free recipes are delicious, and you won't even miss the real cheese.

Social Anxiety Disorder (Social Phobia): Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Social anxiety disorder is when everyday interactions cause significant worry and self-consciousness because you fear being judged by others.

8 Plus-Size Leggings That Curvy Athletes Love

Finding a pair of plus-size leggings that stay up around your curves and prevent chub rub can be tough, but these pairs have been tested by plus-size athletes.

Are Nasal Decongestant Sprays Actually ‘Addictive’?

There's a rumor that nasal decongestant sprays are somehow "addictive." Here, experts discuss whether this idea is up to snuff.

17 Great Fitness Products at Anthropologie for Under $100

You may want to save some room in your closet for these wallet-friendly fitness pieces from Anthropologie, including sports bras, leggings, bags, and more.

8 Ways to Make Cleanings Easier if You Have a Fear of the Dentist

Read this if your fear of the dentist makes you fight appointments tooth and nail. Here, dentists explain eight ways to make the whole thing a little easier.

7 Easy, Healthy Dinners to Cook This Week

Simple recipes, shared ingredients, minimal stress. A 7-day dinner plan that's healthy, easy, and totally delicious.

Why Do People Even Like Hot Yoga?

I talked to experts and looked into the research on hot yoga's benefits try to understand why people love hot yoga so much—and if it's worth trying.

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