Dr. Oz and Roizen



Oct 1, 2014
It was just on the tip of my tongue. What was it?
If you're taking medication, chances are the answer to your questions is a generic drug.
About 80 percent of prescribed medications are generics. But there's been some (justified) worry that generics aren't the same as...


Sep 29, 2014
In 2007, the heaviest woman ever to give birth weighed in at 532 pounds, and it took 30 doctors to perform the C-section.
While she's an extreme example of what's happening across North America, the average weight for a 20- to 29-year-old woman (average age for first birth...


Sep 26, 2014
Ancient Assyrians downed a mixture of ground bird beak and myrrh. And P.G. Wodehouse's Jeeves (in Jeeves Takes Charge ) served up a concoction of Worcestershire sauce, raw egg and red pepper.
Those remedies may sound pretty awful, but when you have a hangover, you want...


Sep 25, 2014
Howard Hughes may be the world's most famous germaphobe (he created a germ-free zone in his home where he would sit naked watching movies), but germ phobia seems pretty widespread these days.
More than 2,000 antibacterial products are sold, from hand soaps and...


Sep 24, 2014
When Duke Ellington started playing Take the A Train during the 1940s and 1950s, around 30 percent of North American adults were overweight.
Now the rate's near 70 percent.
If you want to avoid (or escape) that expanding demographic, listen to Duke's advice: Take public...


Sep 23, 2014
With apologies to the Founding Fathers: If they had mentioned life, liberty and the pursuit of broccoli in the Declaration of Independence, they would have covered both the pursuit of health AND happiness.
New research confirms these facts: Eating more fresh produce...


Sep 22, 2014
There's nothing pretty about hemorrhoids, but they've afflicted the world's most beautiful women (Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor) and most dashing men (Ernest Hemingway and, it's rumored, George Clooney).
In fact, by age 50, half of all men and women develop them. But...


Sep 19, 2014
Music may soothe the savage beast, but it can up your game and competitiveness, too.
Seems you can amplify your sense of power, improve your abstract thinking (what is the meaning of life?) and cut your reaction time if you do what snowboarder Shaun White and dozens of...

More Mehmet Oz, M.D. and Michael Roizen, M.D. Stories

Get latest blog from Dr. Oz and Roizen right to your inbox
Privacy. We never share your email
 
Hot Topics
Around the Web
Top Stories

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved