Diseases & Conditions

Cardiovascular Disease

E-Cigarettes May Harm the Heart More Than Regular Cigarettes

A landmark study presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions finds the products in e-cigs and vape pens cause heart problems.

Nature Doc's Patient Diary

Simple Relief from Lefty-Related Hand and Wrist Pain

Lefties, take note! If writing causes you hand and/or wrist pain, here’s the mistake you’re probably making…and the simple solution for relief.

Breast Cancer

Heads-Up, Women: Hair Dye and Chemical Straighteners Linked to Breast Cancer

New research shows a real link between these hair products and breast cancer—a risk that has perplexed scientists for years due to mixed findings…

Diseases & Conditions

The Hidden Dangers of Vaping – with Dr. Melinda Ickes

Dr. Melinda Ickes joins Sarah Hiner to discuss the hidden dangers of vaping.

Colon Cancer

Common Mouth Bacteria Make Colon Cancer More Dangerous

The bacteria that cause tooth decay and gum disease (gingivitis, periodontitis) can trigger colon cancer to become more aggressive. Learn more.

Infections

Avoid Those Icky Germs in Public Bathrooms

): Public bathrooms are germy places, so follow these simple steps to avoid the common misconceptions that can get you sick...

Heart

Physical Exertion at Work Linked to Heart Danger

We all know that exercise promotes heart health. But new research shows that certain forms of physical activity may actually be harmful. For details...

At the Heart of It All

To Stent or Not to Stent? Breakthrough Heart Study Results

This new cardiology trial is bound to overhaul treatment strategies! What patients with stable coronary artery disease should do to prevent heart attacks.

Stroke

Stroke Danger from PTSD for Young Adults

For the first time, research finds increased risk of stroke and transient ischemic attack (TIA) in young and middle-age veterans with PTSD.

Neuropathy

What’s Causing This “Pins and Needles” Feeling in My Feet?

If you have a “pins and needles” feeling in your feet, don’t despair. Here are some of the most common causes—and how to get relief…

Liver

9 Ways to Love Your Liver

Detox your liver daily with 9 easy steps. A well-functioning liver helps your whole body work better

Flu

Getting Over a Cold or the Flu? Try This Get-Well-Quick Recovery Plan

If you’re getting over a cold or flu, there’s a lot you can do to get better faster—and help fortify yourself against life-threatening complications…

Pain

The Secret to Relieving Your Pain: The Right Words

Relieving pain is never easy. But describing your pain the right way can help ensure you get the right treatment. Read on…

Heart

Little-Known Heart Attack and Stroke Triggers: New Insights

To avoid heart attack and stroke, we know to control blood pressure and cholesterol. But there other dangerous triggers to consider…

Liver

Is “Death Fat” Clogging Your Liver?

This four-week diet will clear your liver of unhealthy fat...and help you live longer!