Marijuana is under investigation as a potential treatment for depression — as well as other mental illnesses. What are the positives and negatives of cannabis as a depression therapy?
Pain is a common symptom arthritis, and we have a culture that promotes medicine for pain — but we can do much better. Here are steps for easing pain while avoiding pills.
Nubby serves an important role in medical centers around Phoenix. He is a therapy dog who takes his job seriously — helping people going through health and medical issues to cope a little bit easier.
Americans are increasingly turning to social media to share personal experiences and find out about drug side effects. Is this healthy and why are so many people doing it?
What drug classes are most likely to have vertigo as a side effect? And if you do experience dizziness, how can you tell if it’s due to a medication, or something else?
Certain medications can make you more likely to fall, which can cause injuries that sometimes require hospitalization.
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1 in 5 people (20%) over the age of 65 living in the community report having a fall over the past year, with a higher prevalence among older seniors, i.e., Continue Reading →
Take vitamins and think they are all healthy for you? Think again – many are dangerously overused. Find out which ones may actually do you more harm than good.