Alternative Treatments

Alternative Treatments

Avoid Bronchitis Overtreatment

A cough that lasts for weeks can get in the way of work and social activities, disturb your sleep and,…

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When Hives Happen: How to Treat Those Pesky Bumps

Hives, or urticaria, are itchy red bumps that arise when a substance or illness triggers white blood cells in the…

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Hope for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Marked by widespread joint pain, tenderness, swelling, and stiffness, rheumatoid arthritis can leave you fatigued, steal your appetite, provoke low-grade…

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Ivermectin: Clearing the Confusion

In our 24-hour media landscape, incomplete science can make its way into the media and the public consciousness long before…

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Ask the Expert: Hand Therapy

Q: I am 78 years old and I have bent fingers on each hand, mainly the middle ones. Sometimes, my…

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The Science Behind Acupuncture

For 3,000 years, acupuncture has been a staple of Chinese health care, where it is regularly used to treat conditions…

Common Threads

From Gross to Great In Just One Hour

Mushrooms’ healing powers are far superior to most anything in nature…they prevent and treat cancer, heart disease, diabetes and all types of infections.

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Vinegar—the Most Underrated Condiment

Is vinegar a miracle elixir or just an old folk remedy?

Nature Doc's Patient Diary

Weak Voice Restored Naturally

): Buster’s weak voice got worse after his doctor prescribed a two-week trial of acid suppressing meds. What worked: A natural approach for mild reflux and sinus congestion.

Natural Healing Secrets for Women

The Pros and Cons of Chiropractic Care

Is chiropractic care right for you, or is there a better approach to healing musculoskeletal pain? And what should you do when an injury happens?

Nature Doc's Patient Diary

How Meeting Clint Eastwood Helped Me Find Naturopathic Medicine

Patients ask me how I became interested in natural medicine and being a naturopathic doctor. It involves meeting Clint Eastwood and taking his advice!

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The Potential Risks of Magic Mushrooms

Hallucinogens may be useful for treating depression and anxiety, but possible health risks remain.

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The Power of Detox: Safe Strategies from a Leading Natural Doctor—with Dr. Mark Stengler

Dr. Mark Stengler joins Bottom Line president Sarah Hiner to discuss the power of detox.