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Today β€” January 17th 2019Health

Mom's lips left oozing pus after low-cost fillers

By Alexandria Hein

A mother-of-three is hoping a video of pss oozing out of her infected lips is enough to put others off cheap lip fillers.

Man was injecting self with semen in attempt to relieve back pain, case report says

By Alexandria Hein

A bizarre “at-home” remedy for back pain has landed a 33-year-old unidentified patient in the Irish Medical Journal after doctors discovered that he was injecting his own semen into his forearm.

Woman has limbs amputated, fights for life after developing toxic shock syndrome

By A. Pawlowski

The same bacteria that cause strep throat have left a once “perfectly healthy” former gymnast in a medical nightmare.

  • January 17th 2019 at 17:58

Less beef, more beans: Experts say world needs new diet

A hamburger a week, but no more — that's about as much red meat people should eat to do what's best for their health and the planet, according to a report seeking to overhaul the world's diet.

Selling Food From Your Kitchen Is Legal In California, But There's A Catch

By Ezra David Romero
California home cooks like Akshay Prabhu are excited about the prospect of selling food from their kitchens to supplement their incomes.

Home cooks who sell meals made in their own kitchens are technically breaking the law in most states, but in California, a new law may change that. However, counties have to get on board first.

(Image credit: Ezra David Romero/NPR)

  • January 17th 2019 at 16:00

In limbo: Leftover embryos challenge clinics, couples

Tens of thousands of embryos are stuck in limbo in fertility clinics, leftovers from pregnancy attempts and broken dreams of parenthood.

Stylist spots man's cancer while brushing his hair

By Alexandria Hein

A chance drop in at the hairdresser’s turned out to be lifesaving for a driving instructor in the U.K. whose stylist spotted a lump on his head that was later diagnosed as cancer.

Want to join Shaun T's Transform 20 program? Sign up here!


TODAY is looking for viewers who are interested in joining Shaun T's new fitness program called Transform 20.

  • January 11th 2019 at 19:54

Doctors: A β€˜Sentimental Journey’ in the Cancer Clinic


I am a firm believer in the ability of music to help people express their emotions, hopes and fears, making their medical conditions more tolerable.

I'm Scared The Color Of My Skin Will Bring Me Harm, Nosrat Says

For a new podcast, member station WNYC has been asking: What scares you? Samin Nosrat, the Iranian-American food writer behind the cookbook, Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat, talks about some of her fears.

  • January 17th 2019 at 11:02

Living With Cancer: A Cancer Rap, With Thanks to Nina Simone


After too many cancer-related setbacks and deaths I started belting Nina Simone’s protest with new words, invigorated by her spirit of indignant fury.

Meanwhile: Meet the People Who Seek Out Radon Water (and Then Take a Big Gulp)


The E.P.A. warns that radon causes cancer. But some tourists head to mines in Montana to soak it up.

New York Confronts Its Worst Measles Outbreak in Decades


The disease spread within ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities where vaccination rates are low and some are suspicious of government health workers.

Anti-vaxxers among top 'threats to global health,' WHO says

By Nicole Darrah

Anti-vaxxers, or those who oppose vaccines, were deemed a top "threat to global health" in 2019 by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Baby born 3 years ago has gone home from hospital at last

By Frank Miles

Zariah Donovan was born with low expectations for survival. Never tell her the odds.

'There is no quick fix': How this couple lost 215 pounds in 1 year

By Meghan Holohan

When Jasmine Parent saw a picture of herself at 300 pounds, she knew she had to lose weight. In 10 months, she and her partner shed 215 pounds combined.

  • January 16th 2019 at 21:00

Millions may be misdiagnosed with penicillin allergy

By Jane Weaver

Most doctors aren’t aware that 90 percent of people diagnosed with a penicillin allergy can actually tolerate the antibiotic.

  • January 16th 2019 at 18:31

Health expert shares the best time of day to work out

By Laurent Amzallag

Fitness motivator, speaker and author Laurent Amzallag explains why you might want to change your routine.

  • January 16th 2019 at 17:50

4 tips to keep an intermittent fasting diet on track

By A. Pawlowski

A nutrition expert offers advice on how to deal with hunger, when to exercise and if it's OK to skip breakfast.

  • January 16th 2019 at 17:07

Get back on track with Joy Bauer's 1-day detox diet and menu plan

By Joy Bauer

Rethink what it means to detox with this easy-to-follow plan to help reset your body.

  • January 16th 2019 at 14:10