Diseases & Conditions

Cancer

An Aspirin a Day May Make Cancer More Dangerous for Older Adults

For older adults with cancer, taking a low-dose aspirin every day could make cancer more deadly. Here, the recent research findings…

Heart Attack

Mediterranean Diet Beats Low-Fat Diet for Heart Attack Patients

In patients who’ve had a heart attack, a Mediterranean diet was much better than a low-fat diet at reducing risk for another heart attack. The study…

Alzheimer's

A Novel Way to Identify Alzheimer’s and Predict Its Progression

A newly discovered protein in spinal fluid may identify early-stage Alzheimer’s and predict its progression. Research findings…

Diseases & Conditions

Tryptophan Shows Potential to Relieve Celiac Disease

For people with celiac disease, tryptophan combined with probiotics may improve their intestinal healing and response to a gluten-free diet.

Joint Conditions

Bee Venom Injections Relieve Knee Osteoarthritis

Injecting honey bee venom into the knee improves osteoarthritis pain and disability, according to recent research. Read on for the details…

Breast Cancer

3-D Mammography Is Best for Breast Cancer Screening

Evidence is mounting that a breast imaging study called digital breast tomosynthesis is the best choice for breast cancer screening…

Cancer

A Chinese Herb May Reduce the Risk of Colon Polyps

A Chinese herb reduced the risk of precancerous colon polyps from returning, according to a new study.

COVID-19

COVID VACCINES: What You Need to Know Now—Sarah Hiner Talks to Dr. Max Gomez

The COVID vaccine rollout is leading to confusion and half-truths. Dr. Max Gomez joins Sarah Hiner to spell out what everyone needs to know now.

Migraine

Yoga Improves Migraine Treatment

Adding yoga to usual migraine treatments may reduce the frequency and intensity of migraine attacks, according to a new study in the medical journal Neurology.

COVID-19

Diabetes Makes COVID-19 Worse and Possibly Vice Versa

Not only does having diabetes tend to make COVID-19 worse, but a study suggests having COVID-19 may trigger diabetes in some patients.

Breast Cancer

Earlier Breast Cancer Screening Saves Lives

The age to start breast cancer screening has long been the subject of controversy. Starting earlier than US guidelines saves lives, a new study found…

Nature Doc's Patient Diary

Extra Heartbeats (PVCs) Cured Naturally

Blair had a recurrent heart arrhythmia since childhood, diagnosed in her 40’s as PVCs. When the condition suddenly grew worse, here’s how we solved it without drugs or ablation...

Heart

People with Atrial Fibrillation Are Living Longer

People with atrial fibrillation are living longer, but the condition still shortens life by two years, new research has found. Study details…

Arthritis

Arthritis Drugs Linked to Depression

People treated with a biologic drug for inflammatory joint disease are more likely to also take an antidepressant or anti-anxiety drug. The details…

Heart

Omega-3 Supplements Really Do Help Prevent Heart Disease

Recent research concludes that omega-3 supplements can reduce the risk of a fatal heart attack by 35%. Read on for the study findings…