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Letter from the Editor: Winds of change

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:00:00 PDT

The winds of change are blowing at Medical News Today. Read Managing Editor Marie Ellis' monthly update to learn about what's on the horizon.

Does the 20-20-20 rule prevent eye strain?

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 11:00:00 PDT

The 20-20-20 rule says that after spending 20 minutes on the computer, a person should spend 20 seconds looking at an object 20 feet away. This may help to prevent eyes from becoming dry or watery. Here, learn why the 20-20-20 rule is effective. We also describe other ways to protect the eyes from digital strain.

Is it time you went on a social media detox?

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 08:00:00 PDT

Have your social media accounts become a source of stress more than one of enjoyment? Read this Spotlight and learn why you may want to consider a detox.

Letter from the Editor: Top 10

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 08:00:00 PDT

Managing Editor Marie Ellis delivers her monthly update on Medical News Today, who are now officially in the top 10 health websites in the world.

Why we should stop 'phubbing'

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 02:00:00 PDT

Ever been snubbed by a friend mid-conversation so that they can take a call? New research reveals how this behavior, known as 'phubbing,' makes us feel.

The 10 best blogs for fibromyalgia

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 08:00:00 PDT

Are you feeling alone with your fibromyalgia diagnosis? We have found the best fibromyalgia blogs that provide support, tips, and coping strategies.

Letter from the Editor: Empathy

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 07:00:00 PDT

Managing Editor Marie Ellis reports on MNT's top articles from February, as well as one of our most important guiding principles: empathy.

Fitness: How do friends' social media posts affect us?

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PDT

We've all seen those social media posts about friends running marathons, going for a jog every morning, or signing up for a fitness program. The question is, how do they impact us?

Letter from the Editor: Things are looking up

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 07:00:00 PDT

The first month of 2018 is nearly over. Managing Editor Marie Ellis gives her monthly update for January, and things are looking up.

The 10 best blogs for eating disorders

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:00:00 PDT

If you or a loved one live with an eating disorder, helpful advice and support from those in a similar situation can be gained from eating disorder blogs.

The 10 best fitness blogs

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 08:00:00 PDT

If you'd like to boost your fitness levels this year, we have found the best blogs that provide expert advice, challenging workouts, and inspiration.

How social media reflects our daily mood changes

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Researchers used 800 million Twitter messages to determine the connection between daily and seasonal, and positive and negative mood changes.

Can playing 'shoot-em-up' style video games boost cognition?

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Researchers in Switzerland have revealed that a specific type of video game may help to boost cognition. Perhaps games could be tailored for this purpose.

Letter from the Editor: Time to celebrate

Fri, 22 Dec 2017 07:00:00 PDT

What did the MNT editorial team get up to at their winter party? Food, drink, and singing ABBA at full blast may have been involved.

Yes, smartphone addiction does harm your teen's mental health

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Many teens are dependent on their smartphones, and they are often more active online than offline. This can seriously impact the brain's chemical makeup.

Letter from the Editor: Time to plant some seeds

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Thanksgiving is over, and the holiday season is in full swing. Managing Editor Marie Ellis asks what seeds you can plant now for a healthful new year.

The 10 best lupus blogs

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Lupus blogs are written by experts and those with the disease to help support others with a similar diagnosis. We have compiled the 10 best lupus blogs.

The 10 best blogs for ADHD

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:00:00 PDT

ADHD blogs offer educational information, tips, and support for those with ADHD and their friends and families. We have selected the best ADHD blogs.

Dementia breakthrough? Brain-training game 'significantly reduces risk'

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:00:00 PDT

A study of more than 2,800 older adults finds that speed-of-processing training can reduce the 10-year risk of dementia by 29 percent.

The 10 best Crohn's disease blogs

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Crohn's disease blogs can be a useful source of educational information on the condition and contain tips and accounts from individuals with the disease.

Letter from the Editor: Know thyself

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 07:00:00 PDT

The ancient Greeks urged "know thyself." In this month's letter, Managing Editor Marie Ellis unmasks what that means — for our editors and our readers.

The 10 best menopause blogs

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Menopause blogs provide information and insight into what life is like before, during, and after menopause. We have selected the best menopause blogs.

The 10 best autism blogs

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Autism affects everyone differently depending on its severity. We have found the best autism blogs that support individuals, families, and carers.

The 10 best blogs for skin disorders

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Do you have dry, itchy, acne-prone skin or eczema? We have rounded up the best blogs for skin disorders written by dermatologists, experts, and patients.

Letter from the Editor: Fall in love with your health

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 07:00:00 PDT

As autumn settles in, Managing Editor Marie Ellis gives her monthly update on what's happening in the Medical News Today editorial office.