There are many approaches and countless factors that make up a persons overall wellness. HowStuffWorks has extensive coverage on the different types of natural medicine such as DIY remedies and traditional Chinese medicine.
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A woman's menstrual cycle can be filled with many complications. Learn more about the symptoms, causes and risks of menstrual disorders.
If you have meditated before and are looking to go to the next level, then take a look at this in-depth look into the disciplines behind meditation.
You've probably heard the hype: Antioxidants can make you look and feel younger! Some hopeful folks even believe antioxidants will lower the threat of disease. Can there be any truth to this? Learn what an antioxidant actually is.
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Acupressure utilizes traditional medicinal rules about pressure points. How can pressing one part of the body alleviate pain somewhere else?
St. John's wort and its effectiveness have been under consistent scrutiny. Many people have heard of the drug, but aren't sure what it is -- find out what's in it, what it's used for and what its side effects are.
Claims for St. John's Wort include help with depression and smoking cessation. Can this plant really do all that?
Daily calorie needs vary significantly from person to person. Learn how to calculate the number thatâ€™s right for your body.
Many people take a multi-vitamin each day, but most people don't know much about them. What is the difference between vitamin A and vitamin C, for example? If you don't get enough vitamins, what happens? Learn all about vitamins.
I recently bought a carton of eggs that claimed, "These eggs are high in Vitamin E, contain 100 mg of Omega 3, and have 25% less saturated fat than regular eggs." How can you get chickens to lay these special eggs?
We all know eating sugar can cause cavities, but what is a cavity, exactly? This article explains what happens to your tooth when you have a cavity as well as what your dentist has to do to fix it.
Dental emergencies are what bring even the most reluctant person to the dentist. Learn about the different types of dental emergencies, which are the most common and how to cope with the pain.
Antibiotics usually not needed for people with artificial joints
Bad Breath: An age-old problem with some modern solutions
Cosmetic dental procedures can dramatically improve a personâ€™s appearance and self-esteem. Some people are reluctant to inquire about cosmetic dental procedures because they are wary of the cost.