Diseases & Conditions

Flu

Flu Protection During the COVID-19 Pandemic

While you’re worrying about COVID-19, don’t forget that flu season is just ahead. Many of these precautions will help you avoid both.

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

Beware of Atrial Fibrillation After Any Surgery

A new study shows that an irregular heartbeat (Afib) can develop following any type of surgery, not just cardiac. Steps to protect yourself or a loved one from this dangerous risk.

Common Threads

REAL Social Responsibility

If you really want to be socially responsible, lose weight, eat healthy, strengthen your immune system and talk to your doctor about taking zinc and vitamin D.

Pain Relief

5 Weak Body Points Everyone Needs to Strengthen—Sarah Hiner Talks to Mitchell Yass, DPT, Creator of The Yass Method to Diagnose and Treat the Causes of Chronic Pain

Here are the five specific muscles that lead to most chronic pain—and the simple exercises that can provide relief.

Diseases & Conditions

Feeling Dizzy? This Question Helps Diagnose the Cause

If you suffer from dizziness, one key question can help you get the correct diagnosis when the culprit is benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV).

Nature Doc's Patient Diary

Surprising Solution to Recurrent Nasal Infections

Whether diagnosed as bacterial, viral or allergic, this natural approach to recurrent nasal infections yields lasting success‑far better than antibiotics and antihistamines.

Cardiovascular Disease

The Great Cholesterol Myth—Sarah Hiner Talks to Jonny Bowden, PhD, CNS, Nutritionist and Nationally Recognized Expert in Weight Loss, Nutrition and Health

We have been brainwashed into thinking that heart disease is caused by cholesterol, but the real culprit is insulin resistance.

Natural Healing Secrets for Women

Mystery Solved: Joint and Soft Tissue Pain Caused by Diet and Mold

Cheryl’s soft tissue and joint pain kept her from using her hands for anything but the most vital tasks. Here, the diet and home changes that resolved it completely.

COVID-19

Boost Kids’ Immunity When They Go Back to School

Three supplements help protect children ages 2 to 12 against, cold, flu and COVID-19—especially for kids who eat a poor diet or take antibiotics.

Parkinsons Disease

Promising News About Dementia Risk from Parkinson’s Treatment

Deep brain stimulation can be an effective treatment for Parkinson’s disease, but does it increase dementia risk? This study offers reassuring news…

COVID-19

How You Can Help Scientists Beat the Pandemic

Patient-volunteers for clinical trials will be key in the fight against COVID-19. Whether or not you’ve tested positive, here’s what you need to know.

COVID-19

What You Still Need to Know about Face Masks

Factors ranging from material to fit can be key in determining how well a face mask protects you.

Digestive

Fecal Transplant Better Than Antibiotics for C. diff Diarrhea

Antibiotics are often used to treat C. diff infection, but research now shows that fecal transplants are more effective and less costly. Study details…

What Your Doctor Isn't Telling You

COVID-19 Revisited 7 Months Later

Let's examine what has happened in seven months about our understanding of the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19, and gain some perspective for the future.

Common Threads

Is It Time to Consider COVID a Treatable Disease?

COVID treatments are increasingly available and proven effective. It seems time to shift our view of COVID to a treatable disease rather than a death sentence.