Health

Losing Weight

Why Yo-Yo Dieting May Kill You

There’s no serious harm in gaining a few pounds, as long as you lose them in the future, right? That…

Skin Disease

The Great Imposter Skin Disorder

It masquerades as acne, sunburn, even eye irritation If you blush easily, you might already have a skin disease that…

Losing Weight

The Truth About Calories: Research Shows Why So Many Americans Are Packing On the Pounds

More than 60% of Americans are classified as overweight or obese. What’s going wrong? For answers, Bottom Line/Health spoke with…

Herbs

Get Rid of a Gallstone—Naturally

People who develop painful gallstones are generally given one of three treatments—a drug to dissolve the stone slowly over several…

High Blood Pressure

What’s Slowly Killing Your Brain

There are lots of “young-ish” people—say, people in their 30s or 40s—who have been told by their doctors that they…

Sexual Wellness

Have More Fun in Bed! All It Takes Is Some Sexual Intelligence…

Are you sexually satisfied? For so many people, sex is more a source of anxiety than pleasure. Instead of bringing…

Diseases & Conditions

How Fish Oil Fights Deadly Sores

I still feel sad when I think of how actor Christopher Reeve died of complications from a bedsore infection after…

Treatment

No Two Diabetes Patients Are the Same

Far too many are not getting the treatment that is right for them Chances are you know one or more…

Health Care Facilities

The Secrets to Getting the Best Hospital Care

Want to make sure that you get the best care possible during your hospital stay? Get on your nurse’s good…

Headache

Headache Home Remedy

Fatigue, anxiety and stress can trigger headaches. For fast relief, brew one cup of green tea and add sprigs of…

Diet & Nutrition

Healthy or Not? The Truth About 6 Popular Food Claims

Finally, there are answers about red wine, coffee, bottled water, salt and more. With nutritional research, it’s often hard to…

Cardiovascular Disease

Considering Heart Surgery? Do This First

It's scary to think about having your chest cut open and your heart operated on. But someday you may find…

Headache

Why You Get the Headaches You Do—and How to Ease Them

Destiny, you may believe, is what leads you to fall in love with a particular person…to have or not have…

Supplements

Supplements: Why You’re Taking Them the Wrong Way

A friend of mine takes nine different supplements each day. She doesn’t take them in the morning because that’s when…

Wellness

Stop Nausea Fast

We carry peppermints or cough drops when we go out, just in case one of us gets that slight feeling…