Mayo Clinic

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Do Decongestants Cause Side Effects?

The Mayo Clinic explains why decongestants sometimes cause more harm than good.

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Mammograms: What to Know About False-Positive Results

The Mayo Clinic explains false-positive mammograms and offers insight into the screening process.

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Treatments for Restless Legs Syndrome

Without treatment, RLS can make it difficult to get a good night’s sleep.

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Easing the Fear of Childhood Nightmares

The Mayo Clinic offers tips for more peaceful nights.

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Breaking the Social Stigma of Mental Illness

The Mayo Clinic busts 6 mental illness myths popularized by the media.


Aspirin 411: What the New Guidelines Mean

The Mayo Clinic explains what to know about taking aspirin to prevent heart attack, stroke and colon cancer.

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Are You at High Risk for Osteoporosis?

The Mayo Clinic explains whether it's genetic, and how to protect yourself.

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Do You Have Borderline Hypothyroidism?

And if you do, does it really need treatment?

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Exhaled Nitric Oxide Test Can Be Helpful in Diagnosing Asthma

It only takes a few minutes and may determine more clues about your condition.

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Does Your Mouth Feel Like It's on Fire?

Vitamin deficiencies, low iron or thyroid issues may be the culprit. Here's how to treat it.

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Feeling Off Balance? You Might Be Dealing With Vertigo

If your world is spinning, find out why — and what to do.

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Treating Hot Flashes and Night Sweats Without Hormones

A Mayo Clinic doctor spells out the options.

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Children and Screen Time: How Much is Too Much?

Keep your child's screen time in check by enforcing these rules and restrictions.

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6 Tips for Dealing with Picky Eaters

Dealing with picky eaters can be tricky, but here are some tips to convince kids to eat new and healthier options.

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With Daylight Saving Time Approaching, Learn Why Sleep Health is Important

Switching up your sleep schedule or having poor sleep habits can have a greater effect on your health than you might think.