According to a new study, any surgery you have can damage your heart — even when it’s not your ticker that’s getting tinkered with.
Research shows that more than a quarter of the residents in nursing care facilities are infected with superbugs. And these drug-resistant bacteria cause pneumonia, bloodstream infections, wound [...]
We’ve grown up with the idea that bacteria is bad for you. But it isn’t always… at least if it’s the kind that helps to protect children from developing asthma.
Instead of taking a patent medicine like metformin to “manage” your diabetes, you can get rid of the disease completely (and more safely) – thanks to an herbal discovery made by an ancient [...]
Travelling is one of the best teachers in life, but it can also make you vulnerable to infections. Taking elderberry extract may help slash any illnesses you catch while traveling in half -- and [...]
Swelling in your limbs can be painful and limit your mobility – but since it’s not exactly “water” that may be building up, prescription diuretics from your doctor may not be the best option. [...]
You can ride out the rest of cold and flu season without getting sick if you’re getting enough vitamin D, research says. A new study links high doses of it with reducing your risk of respiratory [...]
It turns out that if you’re sleeping just an hour or two less than the recommended seven or eight, your risk of getting into a car accident increases by 30 per cent!
We’ve known for a long time that cranberries have healing properties – and that they can even help fight UTIs and other infections – but we haven’t been able to figure out how they do it. Now, a [...]