No, It Isn’t ‘Irresponsible’ to Describe Plus-Sized Bodies as Healthy

The question of whether a person’s weight or body shape can be viewed as a reliable indicator of health has long been a cause for debate. A recent tweet from Piers Morgan has ignited it once more. In his post, Morgan shared one of a series of Cosmopolitan magazine covers, featuring fitness enthusiasts with a range of body shapes, not […]

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COVID-19 causes some patients’ immune systems to attack their own bodies, which may contribute to severe illness

Around the world, immunologists who retooled their labs to join the fight against SARS-CoV-2 are furiously trying to explain why some people get so sick while others recover unscathed. The pace is dizzying, but some clear trends have emerged. One area of focus has been the production of antibodies—powerful proteins capable of disabling and killing invading pathogens like viruses. Of […]

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Sarah Hyland Gets Real About Kegel Routines on Her New Show ‘Lady Parts’

Sarah Hyland wants make conversations about “Lady Parts” more mainstream with her new show. The Modern Family alum, 29, will host celebrity OB/GYN Dr. Sherry Ross along with plenty of stars, including Hilary Duff, Ashley Benson and Camila Alves McConaughey, for frank discussions about female sex and health. It’s “a show that helps women get to know themselves and their […]

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Peta and Maks Flaunt Their Svelte Bodies, Get Cheeky in Vacation Pics

Jealous … for more than one reason. Peta Murgatroyd and Maksim Chmerkovskiy showed off their enviable beach bodies while vacationing in Tulum, Mexico, for his 40th birthday. “To the next 40 my love,” Murgatroyd, 33, captioned a series of Instagram photos on Friday, January 17. “#letsgo.” In the pics, Chmerkovskiy went shirtless, flaunting his abs and sporting tie-dye swim trunks. The Dancing […]

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Kentucky Siblings Battle to Lose Enough Weight for Bariatric Surgery in New Series 1000-Lb Sisters

The Slaton Sisters embark on a weight loss journey in TLC‘s upcoming docuseries, 1000-Lb Sisters., to premiere on New Year’s Day. Amy and Tammy Slaton hope to undergo bariatric surgery — but the sisters, who live in Kentucky, will have to lose enough weight to qualify for the procedure. Amy, 31, and Tammy, 32, weigh 406 lbs. and 605 lbs. respectively. […]

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Tiffany ‘New York’ Pollard Questions the Safety of Her Breast Implants: ‘I’ve Been Getting Sick’

Tiffany “New York” Pollard loves how her breast implants look — but she’s worried they may be making her sick. The Flavor of Love and I Love New York star, 37, goes back to the Botched doctors because she’s having health issues that she believes may be caused by her implants. “I’ve been getting sick. Diarrhea every morning like clockwork, […]

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Tori Spelling on Plastic Surgery: ‘I’m Constantly Reading That I’ve Done More [Than I Have]’

She’s spent her entire life in the public eye, so Tori Spelling has dealt with her fair share of scrutiny and hearsay. But there’s one perennial rumor that she’d love to put to bed. “The one thing for me that has stuck forever was the plastic surgery thing,” Spelling tells PEOPLE exclusively. “I literally had my nose done and my […]

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This South Dakota Mom Didn't Know She Was Pregnant — and Gave Birth to Triplets at 34 Weeks

A South Dakota mother went to the doctor thinking she was experiencing painful kidney stones, only to leave with newborn triplets. “I started getting pains; I figured it was kidney stones because I’ve went through them before,” Dannette Giltz told ABC affiliate KOTA. She was rushed to the hospital on August 10 because of the pain, not realizing she was actually […]

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