People who drink coffee after abdominal surgery get their bowels moving faster and can often leave the hospital earlier. Three cups daily did the trick.
Hear how an American physician decided to mix allopathic and Ayurvedic medicine to treat his metastatic neck cancer. Should we all learn to combine them?
One reader reports that stepping into a hornet's nest and getting stung had an unanticipated benefit: long-lasting plantar fasciitis pain was eased.
According to a study, older people who drink cherry juice score better on tests of cognitive function after three months.
Numerous studies show that anthocyanins in blueberries help lower systolic blood pressure and improve cognitive performance of impaired individuals.
Some readers find that keeping a bar of soap under the bottom sheet helps keep hips and knees from aching during the night.
Chinese elders who ate garlic often were more likely to enjoy a long life than those who rarely indulged.
When you need to remove a splinter, home remedies like duct tape or white glue can be helpful.
Spanish scientists find that a mostly vegetarian diet with vegetables, fruits, beans, nuts and olive oil may help you control your weight.
A study of older Americans show that people who eat nuts live longer. However, peanut butter eaters get no advantage.
A reader shares his experience with vinegar for painful box jellyfish stings. Scientists say vinegar can help, but "Sting No More" works better.