Health in Dallas, TX

The flu epidemic has peaked, the CDC said Friday. Activity declined last week, but the disease is still widespread and dangerous. And it's still not too late to get a flu shot.

In recent years, there has been a dramatic rise in early sports specialization for young athletes — kids seem to be settling on a single sport at younger and younger ages. With the increased availability

Some people have not yet gotten the official public health advice that sneezing into your sleeve (if you don’t have a tissue) will stop the spread of infectious germs.

Sometimes fats can get a bad rap. They’re higher in calories, have a longer digestion time, and are often associated with weight gain and adverse health effects.

“Tell me how you were loved and I will tell you how you make love,” says sexuality expert and therapist Esther Perel. As she explains here, much of our adult sexuality, our current desires, the way we relate to others, how we perceive our self-worth—is the product of the way we were raised and the environment in which our sexuality developed.

Why do you feel unworthy? So many of us feel unworthy. We feel like we’re not good enough, like we don’t fit in, and like we don’t matter. We’re overly self-critical, fixating on our flaws and failures. We think we need to be perfect and successful...