May 23, 2015




  • Are These Health Sayings True?

    Are These Health Sayings True?

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Many health sayings are self-evident and need no scientific verification ("Prevention is better than cure," for example). But others have been put to the test by researchers. Learn whether five long-lived aphorisms stand up to scientific scrutiny.

  • Cooking Turkey: Temperature

    Cooking Turkey: Temperature

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Want the ideal temperatures (and times) to use when cooking a turkey? It all depends on the cut of the meat and the cooking method you use. Our handy infographic will help you cook a perfect bird.

  • Screening Tests: How Old Is Too Old?
    Be Well

    Screening Tests: How Old Is Too Old?

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    Many older Americans continue to dutifully get screened for cancer. But evidence suggests that the benefits of early detection and subsequent treatment of cancer decline sharply in older people—and the potential harms increase.