We have been told that fluoride is effective at preventing tooth decay, but this is not proven. Dental research suggests that fluoridated water does not work because the rate of dental decay is no di...
A recent, well-publicized study found that all common reflux drugs make hip fractures far more likely (Nearly 50% more hip fractures after just one year of taking the most effective "proton pump inhib...
The ER Drama You Won't BelieveFor teenagers in the town, where the neighbourhood meets the desert, there is little to do and few ways to stay cool-except to drive. Faced with a teen's shocking head...
Be Wary of Treating Bone Spurs with Coral CalciumThere are many websites that claim coral calcium can be used to successfully treat bone spurs, but unfortunately there are no medical studies that supp...
Regular workout protects the bones from the effects of a calorie-restricted diet, according to a recent study. Since working out prevents bone loss during voluntary weight loss, calorie deprivatio...
Almost every woman has, at one time or another, felt so fatigued she wanted to cry. But for some women, and for a variety of reasons - including menopause, caring for a new-born, working odd hours,...
Herbal medicine is people's medicine. Herbal medicine is the primary medicine of most people on this planet, right now. It's not something old and dusty. It's not a bunch of doctors and chemists fi...
My last discussions I identified sheared heels and the associated risks, if you missed that article I suggest you read it, now let's get the fix I promised.If your horse has sheared heels there are se...
Gum disease can cause damage to the underlying bone structure that supports your gums and holds your teeth in place. This bone is relatively vulnerable and can be damaged by the effects of bacterial ...
If your doctor says your bone density is degenerating or that you have osteoporosis, what can you do? Most likely your doctor will want to put you on a drug. Since most drugs have real nasty side...