Taking peppermint oil can dramatically reduce symptoms in 75% of people with irritable bowel syndrome.
The prostate urine risk test can identify aggressive prostate cancers in men up to five years sooner than current tests.
A treatment for prostate cancer called androgen deprivation therapy has been shown to increase the risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
Researchers have found that drinking sugary beverages, including fruit juice, increases your risk of developing cancer.
A biomaterial using crushed eggshells has been found to speed the formation of new bone, more quickly repairing bone damage.
A strain of the common cold has been found to selectively kill cancer cells in non-muscle invasive bladder cancer.
Supplementing with vitamin D has been shown to help cancer patients live longer.
In a perfect world, pharmaceutical drugs wouldn’t come with side effects. But we all know that the world is far from perfect. Some side effects are mild (like nausea or headaches) but others are downright deadly. Case in point: Researchers just found that a certain class of heart drugs can actually TRIPLE your risk of type 2 diabetes. ...
Companies are making money hand over fist by convincing us that in order for something to healthy it has to be expensive. It’s the ol’ “you get what you pay for” motto. And some cases – like organic produce and GMO-free foods – that CAN be true. But these days, companies are tricking folks into spending lots of money on healthy...