In what may be seen as more evidence of the American healthcare system’s failures, a newly released study has shown that some senior citizens are forced to forgo prescription medications due to high costs.
Reacting to a recent slew of news about toxic compounds causing heath problems, a nonprofit organization has appealed to the government for more stringent regulations.
Scientists have observed that dry beans have a potential to reduce the risk of mammary cancer.
Most people need alkalinity to balance their pH. The consequences of low or acidic pH are serious, leading to acidic saturation of the body. Serious health consequences can occur such as heart attacks, strokes and death. Even our drinking water—which is the universal solvent—needs to be slightly alkaline to be pH balanced. But most water is acidic and harmful. Find out what this means to your health when you read this article…
A new study sheds light on the role of dietary supplements in the treatment of patients with chronic kidney disease who require dialysis.
President Obama came to power promising to reform the ailing healthcare system, and proponents of alternative medicine call on his administration to treat their industry on par with traditional medicine.
In yet another example of serious oversight, advocacy groups have revealed that the health industry watchdog is failing to act on information about cosmetics containing lead.
Calcium supplements help menopausal women avoid osteoporosis, but a newly published paper shows that they have significant benefits in pregnant women as well.
Low thyroid function is called hypothyroidism—a serious but easy to detect condition that directly relates to our quality of life. Blood cholesterol is elevated in persons with a lower-functioning thyroid. But when the thyroid is overactive, there is a loss of calcium. And there is a definite link between hypothyroidism and heart disease… even in the very young! Read this article to find out why…
A large study has found a drop in breast cancer cases after a reduction in the use of certain types of hormone replacement therapy.