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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

CDC Director Tom Frieden Talks Flu Vaccines

Here’s why you want to get immunized.

Living With Type 1 Diabetes – a Forgotten Disease

Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes may sound similar, but patients say it's time the medical community makes a distinction.

Is Health Care Improving for Obese Patients?

You're more than a number on a scale.

3 Financial Reasons You Should Keep Copies of Your Medical Records

Keeping records of your care could save you a lot of anxiety – and money – down the road.

'Midlife Bliss:' Can the Midlife Crisis Be Averted?

Looking inward, letting go and loving life.

6.4 Trillion Calories Cut From Unhealthy Grocery Store Foods

Sixteen food and drink companies have banded together to tackle the obesity crisis. 

How to Tell if You’re Having a Panic Attack – and What to Do

The sudden rushes of intense dread or distress are scary, but they're also treatable.

When You Learn You Have High Blood Pressure

Moderation can help you manage hypertension.

The Groom's Guide to Fitness

Get in shape from 'Will you?' to 'I do.'

9 Ways to Add Fitness to Your Wedding

Make fitness part of your wedding – the planning process, the big day itself and even the honeymoon.

3 Ways to Find Your Wedding Zen

Oh, the caterer is late? I'm not even stressing.

8 Bride-to-Be Diet Pitfalls

How to avoid feeling tired, bloated and stressed on your big day.