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Rankings & Research

Rankings & Research

U.S. News reviewed hospitals, nursing homes, health plans, diets, and doctors to help you make informed health decisions for yourself and your family.
Best Hospitals

Best Hospitals

We've evaluated nearly 5,000 hospitals in 16 adult and 10 pediatric specialties to help you choose.
Doctor Finder

Doctor Finder

We have comprehensive listings of doctors and specialists throughout the country. Find the best one for you.
Best Medicare Plans

Best Medicare Plans

Find information on Medicare, Medicare Advantage plans, Part D plans, and how to save money on your health care.
Best Diets

Best Diets

Find out which diets fit with your lifestyle and may work best for you.
Top Recommended Health Products

Top Recommended Health Products

Pharmacist recommendations for 151 categories, from antacids to cough suppressants.

Health & Wellness

6 Changes in Work-Based Health Insurance Benefits

Watch for higher out-of-pocket costs, changing networks and more.

What It’s Like Inside an eICU

Remote monitoring helps keep critical-care patients safe.

Quiz: How Does Soda Affect Your Heath?

Know how much exercise it takes to work off that Coke? Test your knowledge.

5 Things to Have Handy Every Time You Get a Medical Bill

To successfully lower any medical bill, you’ll need to be prepared with these five things.

8 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Colon Cancer

Your mind may be swimming, but stay calm and prioritize your questions.

3 Household Items That Reveal More About Your Health Than a Scale

That old thing? It doesn't know the half of it. 

Living With Breast Cancer – as a Man

Men are often forgotten in the sea of pink.

The Many Faces of Depression

Subtypes include major depressive disorder to postpartum depression.

Healthy Fall Eating

10 Fantastic Fall Veggies, and How to Cook Them

No-fail tips for perfectly roasted fall vegetables

5 Seasonal Foods to Enjoy Now – and How to Eat Them

Parsnips, herbs and swiss chard are in season and just waiting to be eaten.

15 Healthy Snacks for Fall

These tasty autumn treats take just a few minutes to prepare.

15 Ways to Have a Healthy Fall

Light the grill, tailgate tactfully and more ways to have your healthiest fall yet.

9 Fall Soup Recipes

Nutrition experts and foodies share their favorite recipes for tasty, healthy seasonal soups.

Healthy Halloween Season Hacks

How to endure the season's junk-food marathon.

Celebrate Pumpkin Season With These Recipes

Pumpkin pancakes, pumpkin protein bars – dig in. They’re good for you.

Apples for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Enjoy apples all day long with these recipes, perfect for fall