(Natural News) An unprecedented number of medical professionals are committing suicide these days, and one doctor is concerned that not enough is being done both to address the problem and to prepare the victims' colleagues to deal with this escala
McGill experiments in fruit flies show 60% increased lifespan thanks to a combination of probiotics and an herbal supplement.
High blood pressure or hypertension is a long-term condition in which the blood pressure within the arteries is persistently elevated.
Full of antioxidants and vitamins, tea is pretty good for you, and green tea extracts have even been used as effective carriers for cancer drugs.
As of January 8, 2010 VAERS, had received 7814 adverse event reports following 2009 monovalent H1N1 vaccination. Of the 7814 reports, 477 (6%) were reports that were classified as "serious" health events (defined as life threatening or resultin
It's a superbug that is difficult to treat because it is resistant to most of our antibiotics. This, to me, makes it of particular concern in an SHTF world.
During the 19th and early 20th centuries, health care was offered in various ways, including through voluntary mutual-aid associations in Britain, Australia, and the United States. Roderick Long wrote about these fraternal societies, where members co
ALS ranks up there as one of the worst illnesses. Also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, ALS is a rapidly progressing neurological disease where nerve cells in the muscles are attacked.
The United States Health Secretary was quick to claim that there is "no such thing as medical marijuana,"but he also admitted that the U.S. plans to spend more than $750 million searching for a pharmaceutical alternative for opioids next year--a
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- We're familiar with the amazing power of prosthetic limbs, but scientists have taken the power of prostheses to a new level.
A few amphibians in Panama are suddenly showing signs of resistance.
I interview Chris James from A Healthy Alternative and we dive deep into water fasting. Don't miss this live interview.
With bacteria becoming ever more resistant to our best antibiotics, scientists are searching high and low for new ones in nature.
Financial Advisor Larry Swedroe recently wrote an essay called "The Four Horsemen of the Retirement Apocalypse" that should be required reading for anyone embarking on retirement and all advisors helping retirees. Basically, retirees, whether the
There's a vast world outside of the U.S. waiting for you to discover it. You know that but aren't sure about leaving what's familiar to you.
Scientists at the Chinese Academy of Sciences have developed non-blood-absorbing hemostatic gauze after repeated experiments. Compared with traditional medical gauze, this new achievement can diminish blood loss by about 60 percent.
Continuous low doses of far ultraviolet C (far-UVC) light can kill airborne flu viruses without harming human tissues, according to a new study at the Center for Radiological Research at Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC).
In the featured video, professor Matthew Walker, Ph.D., founder and director of the University of California Berkeley's Center for Human Sleep Science and author of the book "Why We Sleep: The New Science of Sleep and Dreams," shares the latest
Extending the age of adolescence to a person's mid-twenties does no one any favors.
Longeveron is a life sciences company developing biological solutions for aging and aging-associated diseases through the use of Allogeneic Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells, harvested and grown at our facility in Miami, Florida, from adult-donor bone mar
Although cardiac stem cell therapy is a promising treatment for heart attack patients, directing the cells to the site of an injury – and getting them to stay there – remains challenging.
AgeX Therapeutics (AgeX) a subsidiary of BioTime, Inc. (NYSE American: BTX) announced a newly-published peer-reviewed study that reveals genes implicated in tissue regeneration, cancer, and aging.
As many as half of those suffering from HIV could prevent the mental decline associated with the disease with the help of cannabis, according to a new study.
A mother went blind in one eye and was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis just weeks after getting the flu shot, she has claimed.
For millions of Americans suffering from debilitating nerve pain, a once-overlooked option has emerged as an alternative to high doses of opioids: implanted medical devices using electricity to counteract pain signals the same way noise-canceling hea
(Reuters Health) - An experimental blood test accurately identifies people who do, or don't, have celiac disease, even if they are following gluten-free diets, researchers say.
A Tennessee couple has welcomed a baby girl who grew from the longest-frozen embryo to ever result in a birth.
(Natural News) Out of the top thirty industrialized nations in the world, the United States tops the list when it comes to infant mortality on the first day of life.
Health insurance is expensive, true, but so were cars, calculators, and cellphones, once. The difference is functioning markets.
MIAMI (CBSMiami) -- Scientists have created the world's first soft artificial beating heart.