Being told you have prostate cancer can be a shock that can leave you feeling helpless. But imagine also being told that one of the best treatment options wasn’t an option at all for you because of your age. Unfortunately, this is a reality for... Read More
If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my 20 years as a medical professional, it’s this: 9 out of 10 trips to the doctor could easily be prevented by using a simple home remedy!
Take back pain, for example. Did you know that one of th... Read More
Headaches can be extremely debilitating. If you have ever suffered from one, then you most certainly know what I mean. Chances are that many of you have experienced headaches — considering that upward of 45 million Americans suffer from chronic... Read More
If you are currently receiving statin treatment for your high cholesterol, you may be getting a double benefit. An article published in the Archives of Internal Medicine has shown that people who take these cholesterol-lowering drugs also seem to low... Read More
You know the old saying, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away,” right? Well, perhaps a new saying needs to be coined, “A tune a day could keep the heart doctor away.”
A study out of Italy took a look at whether or not music... Read More
Because it’s possible to put a price on just about anything in a capital-driven society, it’s possible to attach a cost to life, too. But would you want to? What is money worth when you or your loved pass on? I’m sorry to launch thi... Read More
If smokers think that by only having a few cigarettes a day they are unlikely to catch illness, then they are in for a surprise. It’s not just the people who burn through a pack or more a day that have a raised risk of disease. People who take ... Read More
In part of the ongoing debate over the merits of aspirin, a new study has found that this commonplace drug can reduce the risk of colon cancer. However, it can still increase the risk of internal bleeding.
One of the reasons pharmacists developed C... Read More