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Hospice massage was once distrusted, but now helps thousands die comfortably
Michael Pollan's book argues that 'white-coat shamanism' and a little acid may help
Learn about the evolving movement toward 'active surveillance'
The ancient practice targets physical and cognitive fundamentals
We all need to spend time outside, and a national park is a great choice
Older adults may benefit from acupuncture, meditation and simple exercise
Less expensive options were available, but that never came up at the doctor's
This practitioner says you don't have to break up with your regular doctor
The times, they are a-changin' — and some are choosing relief over reluctance
Proponents laud its ability to cure the infection C. diff, which can be deadly
The stigma of the drug is harder for them to overcome, advocates say
Research has shown it improves mood, reduces pain and speeds recovery
Should products like Cold-Eeze and Zicam be regulated like other drugs?
Dr. Lissa Rankin, whose special airs on PBS stations this month, explains what doctors can't do for you
After years of pain and chronic illness, an author finds relief through breakthrough research on how the brain affects the body
As therapies like acupuncture, massage and yoga gain wider acceptance, there's no reason to suffer in silence
Major new study should erase any doubts about acupuncture's effectiveness in treating chronic pain
Billions are spent yearly on the false hope of fraudulent drugs
3 ways they could assist in making your transition what you hope for
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