Health

Neuropathy

Antidepressant Helps Nerve Pain and Numbness from Chemotherapy

About 20% to 40% of cancer patients receiving neurotoxic (nerve-damaging) chemotherapy develop a side effect known as peripheral neuropathy that…

Pain

Milk Bath for Sunburn

The first few sun exposures of the year can be real stingers. When you've gotten a little more sun than…

Foot Health

Overnight Remedy for Painful Corns

The difference between an oak tree and a tight shoe is that one makes acorns, the other makes corns ache.…

Allergies

Ear Massage Relieves Allergy Stuffiness

Spring is a lovely time of year…if only you could breathe. When your nose is stuffed up from allergies, massage…

Prostate Cancer

For Prostate Cancer, Continuous Treatment Beats Intermittent Therapy

For men with advanced prostate cancer, androgen deprivation therapy helps control the disease for a period of time—but this treatment…

Depression

Drug-Free Magnet Therapy for Tough-to-Treat Depression

People with depression really do suffer…and for those who have what’s called treatment-resistant major depression, psychotherapy and antidepressant medication just&hel...

Financial Advisers

Lighten Up Your Lunch

For a midday meal that’s packed with taste and nutrition but naturally low in calories, try these lighter versions of…

Fungal

Fungus-Free Toenails

Here's some help for those unsightly yellowing toenails (Yuk!) infected by fungus. Puncture a vitamin E capsule, and squeeze out…

Women's Health

Robotic Hysterectomy Costs More…But Is It Any Better?

Many women who need hysterectomies are told that robotic-assisted surgery—the newest way to surgically remove the uterus—has numerous advantages over…

Diseases & Conditions

Boost Your Bioflavonoids to Stop Nosebleeds

If you're prone to minor nosebleeds and you're otherwise in good health, you may need to boost your bioflavonoids. Eat…

Cardiovascular Disease

Natural Treatments for Peripheral Artery Disease

These Natural Therapies Can Boost Your Treatment Results You are walking or climbing up a set of stairs, and suddenly…

Infections

Urinary Tract Infections in Men: New Advice on Antibiotics

Burning pain, frequent trips to the toilet, urine that’s cloudy and strong-smelling—such symptoms suggest a urinary tract infection (UTI). If…

Colon Cancer

Many Colonoscopies Are Unnecessary

Did you have a screening colonoscopy less than 10 years ago, with perfectly normal results? Or are you over the…

Breast Cancer

Thermography: The Breast Test Doctors Fight About

Utter the word thermography in a roomful of breast specialists and you’re likely to set sparks flying. Some doctors say…

Breast Cancer

Should You Be Screened for Breast Cancer Genes?

If your family tree includes one or more relatives with a history of breast cancer, you probably know that you…