Like HowStuffWorks on Facebook!

Home Remedies A-Z

Home Remedies F-H


If you're having a personal energy crisis, it may be time for some changes in your life. Get some ideas in Home Remedies for Fatigue.


Still starving a fever? It's not a bad idea, but you can learn many other good ways to pull through it in Home Remedies for Fevers.

Fibrocystic Breast Disease

This condition in middle-age women is so common that "disease" is an incorrect term. Find out more about Home Remedies for Fibrocystic Breast Disease.


Eat your beans at every meal, without turning them into the musical fruit. Find out how to make gassiness fizzle out in Home Remedies for Flatulence.


Flu prevention has become more important with the spread of bird flu. Learn how to keep your family healthy in Home Remedies for the Flu.

Food Poisoning

The best way to beat food poisoning is rest for a day until it passes. Find out more tips in Home Remedies for Food Poisoning.

Foot Odor

Too embarrassed to take off your shoes? There are many ways to end the stench, starting with a good hard scrubbing. Get more tips in Home Remedies for Foot Odor.

Foot Pain

Put your feet on a pedestal! Elevation can help end the aching, and you can find out more ways in Home Remedies for Foot Pain.

Gallbladder Problems

No one knows what causes them, but about 20 million Americans have gallstones. If you're one of them, find out how to cope in Home Remedies for Gallbladder Problems.

Genital Herpes

Genital herpes is no longer a death sentence to your social life. Discover medical solutions and other ways to keep it at bay in Home Remedies for Genital Herpes.


An extremely painful form of arthritis, gout usually attacks the big toe. Learn how to prevent it and how to treat an onset in Home Remedies for Gout.


We've all been there -- to the land of the failed hangover cure, that is. Find out what really works in Home Remedies for Hangovers.


If your headaches are becoming common, see a doctor; otherwise, just eat right and exercise. Find out why in Home Remedies for Headaches.


Heartburn may not be in your heart, but something really is burning when you feel it. Learn how to put the fire out in Home Remedies for Heartburn.

Heart Disease

You only get one heart, so treat it right and it will return the favor. Find out how to prevent problems at the pump in Home Remedies for Heart Disease.


Hemorrhoids are a very sensitive condition affecting more than half of Americans. Learn how proper diet and exercise can prevent them with Home Remedies for Hemorrhoids.


Believe it or not, those old home remedies really do cure the hiccups. See your favorites and learn some new ones in Home Remedies for Hiccups.


Don't scratch that itch; it will only make the hives come back worse. Here are some Home Remedies for Hives.

On the next page, you will find the home remedies from the letter I through the letter M.