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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

Is Betting on Weight Loss a Good Idea?

Wagering your money may help you shed the pounds.

Vaccine Safety: Getting the Message to Parents in Doubt

With outbreaks on the rise, immunization helps protect your kids.

Why You Should Consider a High Prana Diet

Choose foods by their life force, and you may look and feel better.

The ABCs of COPD

Life can go on with this lung disease – but it takes a lot more effort.  

Battle of the Sexes: Caring for an Aging Parent

As parents get older, daughters take responsibility more than sons.

The New Thinking on Fat

The heart experts have taken a more moderate stance.

How to Help Aging Parents Manage Medications

Cutting through clutter can safeguard loved ones' health.

Worried About Being Hacked at the Hospital?

Don't panic: Take these precautions instead.

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.