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Make Witch Hazel Your Go-To Remedy for Hemorrhoids, Acne, Allergies, Bug Bites and More

Drugstore medicines don’t always work as well as good, old-fashioned witch hazel. Here’s how to use this natural remedy...

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CBD: Medical Marijuana Without the Buzz

CBD, a drug derived from marijuana, has therapeutic benefits for a variety of medical conditions--and CBD won't make you high.

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Mud Therapy Does More Than Smooth Skin—Here’s What Else It Can Do

Mud therapy does more more than just smooth skin. It’s been used to treat acne, psoriasis, arthritis...and more.

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The IV Hangover Cure—Is It Worth It?

IV clinics or lounges promise to help you recover faster from hangover, colds, flu, marathons…even lose weight. Do they work? Are they safe? Find out…

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How to Buy Cannabidiol (CBD) as Safely as Possible

CBD, the therapeutic yet non-euphoria-inducing marijuana component, is widely available online. Find out if it's legal to do so.

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CBD: Medical “Marijuana” Without the High

CBD, a drug derived from marijuana, has therapeutic benefits for a variety of medical conditions—and CBD won’t make you high.

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Hypnosis Works…But Avoid the Pitfalls

Hypnosis is effective mind-body medicine, but underused. To get the most out of it, avoid these pitfalls.

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Meet the Expert: Dr. Andrew Rubman, Naturopath

Bottom Line Inc's Sarah Hiner introduces Dr. Andrew Rubman, naturopathic physician and author of Bottom Line’s “Nature Doc’s Patient Diary” blog.

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About Naturopathy

As the name implies, naturopaths focus on natural interventions such as diet, supplements, botanicals and also traditional medications.

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Natural Pain Relief

Chronic pain is a big problem in our society. Dr. Andrew Rubman discusses natural treatments for chronic pain that are effective, safe and not addictive.

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Naturopathic Treatments and Chemotherapy

B vitamins, glucomannan, and botanical milk thistle can decrease the side effects of chemo and possibly even increase chemotherapy’s beneficial effects

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Surprising Benefits of Acupuncture

Most people, including most doctors, think of acupuncture mainly as a treatment for pain. But it works well for a wide variety of conditions.

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Natural Treatments for Hiatal Hernias

Acid-suppressing drugs can help people who have a hiatal hernia. These natural treatments for a hiatal hernia can replace traditional medications.

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Medicinal Mushrooms

What you need to know about the most effective medicinal mushrooms: maitake, turkey tail and reishi.

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Natural Remedies for Embarrassing Health Problems

Simple natural remedies for bad breath, excessive gas, anal itching, leaking after you pee and dandruff.