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Alternative Treatment

Alternative medicines and herbal supplements are gaining popularity, but are they safe? Get the latest information about the market and the effectiveness of these products. Helpful Guides and Links:
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Dry Heat Saunas Drastically Reduce Heart Disease

There's a magic way to reduce male heart attacks by two-thirds and it doesn't involve any pills! Dry heat saunas are the poor man's pharmacy A Finnish study written up in U.K. newspaper The Telegraph talks  about dry heat saunas as the poor man's pharmacy. This is a device that ...

Sarah Reinertsen running in Iceland.

Prosthetics Can Be Made Affordable With 3-D Printers

If you end up losing a body part, prosthetics can be expensive. But the miracle of new technology has a cost-effective answer. Here's a look at the emerging field of cheap prosthetics One person can make a difference in ways that are so unexpected. I read a story in The ...

How To Avoid Fraud With Herbal Supplements

Do you take herbal supplements? The sad news is you might not be getting what you pay for... The attorney general of New York State tested a variety of herbal remedies at Walmart, Walgreens, Target and GNC. Four out of 5 products did not contain *any* of the herbs listed ...

 

Beware of ER-Like Facilities That Look Like Urgent Care

Need quick medical care for an emergency? Be careful what type of facility you walk into. There's a difference big between urgent care facilities and stand-alone emergency room facilities. While the latter may have fancier equipment, an in-house lab, and more staff, it also comes with a heftier price tag. ...

Sit all day at work? How to reverse the damage

Sit all day at work? How to reverse the damage

If you sit all day at work, you could be shortening your lifespan by a few years. But you can get that time back with one change to your daily routine.

Clark's 33-cent lumbar support

Clark's 33-cent lumbar support

Suffering with pain from a bad back like Clark? Clark devised an easy alternative to a $50 lumbar support for just 33 cents!

Future of health care: Custom medicine

Future of health care: Custom medicine

Imagine a world where you can get medicine that's tailored specifically for your individual DNA...

Early detection of cancer...from dogs?!

Early detection of cancer...from dogs?!

Early detection for prostate and other forms of cancer could be coming from an unlikely source: Your furry 4-legged friend. Clark has the scoop.

4 Simple Alternatives To Mosquito Repellent

As you go outside this summer, the mosquitos are sure to bite you. Fortunately, there are some simple ways to repel them without using DEET. The suggestion I hear most often made is don't go outside if there are a lot of mosquitos around. But that defeats the whole purpose ...

Emergency Room Alternatives

Emergency Room Alternatives

If you have a minor ailment, don't head to the E.R. or your wallet will be hurting too. You have better alternatives.

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