Do you pee after you pee? When you laugh? Exercise? It might be overactive bladder, urinary incontinence or post-micturition urination. Find out.
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If your blood sugar is too high and you’re fighting the battle of the bulge,…
New guidelines mean that 103 million American adults now have high blood pressure. That could be a recipe for over-treatment.
Chest discomfort that comes and goes…a fluttery feeling…sweating. What’s normal vs. signs that your heart is in trouble? Find out.
If your go-to-fix for sore throat pain is a box of lozenges, here are threee natural cures that work much better. Read on for details…
For most multiple sclerosis patients, drugs are the only treatment used. Treatment that combines meds and nondrug strategies offers much better care…
While stem cell therapies have been on the radar for decades, the recent successes in this breakthrough area of medicine are remarkable.
If your doctor says you have spinal stenosis but nothing seems to help, the real culprit could be “pseudo-stenosis.” Read on.
QI am taking an antibiotic for an infection, and I want to take a probiotic as well to protect my stomach. Should I take it during or after my course of antibiotics? AYou should absolutely take a probiotic supplement—and you’re right to ask about timing. Antibiotics can upset the balance of beneficial bacteria in your
Stroke symptoms aren’t always obvious—especially if it’s a transient ischemic attack (or so-called “mini stroke”). How to spot the subtle red flags…
Kevin, a guard at Gitmo, complained of shoulder and knee pains that only appeared when he was in Cuba but disappeared when home in Connecticut.
If you suffer from cancer-related fatigue, an oh-so-common experience, your doctor might prescribe medications to…
In her book, Dr. Bond Brill talks about plant sterols and psyllium seed husk—which can dramatically lower LDL (“bad”) cholesterol.
In her book, Dr. Bond Brill recommends The Mineral Diet, which can help lower blood pressure.
New research shows that what you and your doctor do in the days and weeks right after a stroke makes a big difference in how well you recover.
Kratom is promoted as a natural plant-based painkiller that can even help people get off opioids. But it can be deadly.
In this video, nutrition and fitness expert Janet Bond Brill, PhD, RDN, FAND, LDN, talks about eating disorders.
Every year, more than 700,000 Americans get a new knee (or two)—a number that’s expected…
We’ve always known that it’s fairly easy to become infected with the flu virus, but new research has uncovered unexpected ways of getting sick.