New research in mice and humans finds that exposure to intense light therapy can boost the heart’s protection against a heart attack.
According to a new study, the buildup of toxic tau protein in key areas of the brain leads to major brain cell loss and daytime sleepiness in Alzheimer’s.
Electromagnetic energy could be used to halt the movement of breast cancer cells, reducing metastatic cases. New research explains how.
A large new study warns that many people with diabetes receive overly intensive treatments that increase their risk of hypoglycemia and associated events.
Some essential oils may combat infection and inflammation, which can help wounds heal and improve skin health. Here, learn about the evidence behind these essential oils and how to use them to help prevent scars.
Many factors can cause rectal pain. This article looks at the causes of pain around the rectum, the symptoms, and ways to relieve it at home.
The presence of Candida in stool does not always signal an overgrowth. Signs of Candida in stool include white or brown mucus, froth, or foam. Treatment options include antifungal medications. Learn more here.
A yeast infection can cause a small amount of bleeding, as well as genital soreness and other symptoms. Antifungal medications can help. Learn more here.
Apple cider vinegar is gaining popularity as a potential treatment for a range of health issues. We investigate the science behind the claims.
Doxycycline is an antibiotic that treats serious bacterial infections. We provide a drug overview, including its uses, how to take it, dosages, side effects, and warnings.
A new study of people with major depressive disorder suggests that the body’s endocannabinoid system plays a role in the mood-lifting effects of exercise.
Some women report experiencing intense sexual pleasure from the stimulation of an area in the vagina called the G-spot. Others may think they do not have one. Learn more about its location and current research here.
A recent FDA news release outlines the potential dangers of so-called Miracle Mineral Solution, a product sold to ‘cure’ a range of conditions.
New research finds that improving cholesterol levels by adopting a diet high in vegetables reduces exhaustion in people with multiple sclerosis.
The health benefits of fruit and vegetables are partly due to flavonoids. A new study concludes that consuming more flavonoids each day may extend life.
Researchers have found a link between the constant use of electronic devices and lower activity in brain areas key to processing complex information.
The toes can turn red because of cold weather, injuries, infections, or other health issues. Learn more about the causes and treatments here.
Brain function and memory naturally decline slightly as a person ages, but there are many techniques people can use to improve memory and prevent its loss. Learn about them here.
Inflammation is the body’s defense mechanism, but it can be painful and damaging when chronic. As well as medication, people can try natural supplements to relieve inflammation. Learn more here.
There are many possible causes of stomach burning, including indigestion, ulcers, and food intolerances. Learn more about the causes and treatments of stomach burning here.