Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Fourth Leading Cause of Death in the U.S.

The FDA tracks adverse drug reac­tions in the Unit­ed States and ranks them as the 4th lead­ing cause of death. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Toxic Chemicals in Cosmetics

The man­u­fac­tur­ers of cos­met­ics and skin care prod­ucts use a vari­ety of poten­tial­ly harm­ful chem­i­cals in their prod­ucts, run inad­e­quate safe­ty tests, label them in con­fus­ing ways, and then unleash them on unsus­pect­ing con­sumers. Pro­tect your health by get­ting to the bot­tom of the con­fu­sion. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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What Is Postherpetic Neuralgia?

Learn the caus­es and treat­ment options for pos­ther­pet­ic neu­ral­gia, a painful, long term con­di­tion that can arise when you’re recov­er­ing from a bout of shin­gles. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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If Bending Backward Hurts

Learn the sim­ple steps to con­trol the pain of lum­bar facet syn­drome. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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How a Foot Adjustment Helps Your Brain Work Better

A sim­ple adjust­ment can help your foot recov­er from an injury. But the effects of an adjust­ment go beyond that — cor­rect­ing imbal­ances of the joints of the feet can improve the way your brain con­trols pos­ture and move­ment. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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