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Living Healthy: Dental amalgam mercury contents Video included


Dentists have been using dental amalgam for more than 150 years to fill cavities, but what some people don't know is that 50-percent of that metal mixture is made of mercury.

New heart implant allows home monitoring for doctors Video included


Heart failure patients struggle with their symptoms and often find themselves back in the hospital but a new device smaller than a quarter is connecting them to treatment right at home. More>>

Living Healthy: Red wine could help your memory Video included


After a long day a glass of wine may help ease some tension, but did you know it could also help your health? More>>

Living Healthy: 15-minute workout Video included


Life can get so busy and it's not always easy to find time to work out. But in this Living Healthy there are five moves that take 15 minutes total and you don't need equipment or a gym membership. More>>

Living Healthy: Sunscreen Mistakes Video included


 Experts say a lot of people are not as protected from the sun as they think because of some common mistakes. More>>

Living Healthy: Oil pulling Video included


Forget whitening strips and special toothpaste the answer to a brighter smile might be in the baking aisle at the grocery store. More>>

Reading labels important for living healthy Video included


Taking a trip to the grocery store can be confusing at times, especially when you're trying to eat healthy. More>>

'Biggest Loser' winner talks controversy, feels 'proud' of 'healthy weight loss'

Rachel Frederickson, before and after, on "The Biggest Loser." Rachel Frederickson, before and after, on "The Biggest Loser."

When Rachel Frederickson won "The Biggest Loser" after dropping almost 60 percent of her body weight, it sparked a backlash on social media from viewers who were concerned about her extreme transformation More>>

Living Healthy: Cross Fit Video included


Combining functional movement, strength training, gymnastics, circuit training and endurance. That is cross fit. More>>

Living Healthy: Acid Reflux Video included


About 40-percent of all Americans deal with a situation that's tough to swallow. A new procedure is really easing pain for people with severe acid reflux. More>>

Healthy, wealthy and wise: America's fittest city is...


Where in America should you go if you want to be "healthy, wealthy and wise"? TODAY's special series looks at top places in the US in each category — and you may be surprised at the winners. More>>

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