Why heat takes the itch out of bites, and the link between vitamin K and Coumadin.
Milk of magnesia may improve symptoms of a variety of skin itches. Plus: Melatonin is a safe and effective sleep aid for jet lag.
Swimmer’s ear is a summertime scourge. But while prescription medication is the way to go for a full-blown infection, there are preventive measures you can...
Scientists have shown that both regular and decaf coffee stimulate colon activity.
Suffering from stubborn foot fungus? An unusual remedy involving cornmeal may help.
Could going outside be as effective as vitamin D supplements? Are pecans heart-healthy? The People’s Pharmacy has answers.
A reader reports that pineapple juice cured a case of the hiccups. But how? Plus: Acupuncture proves to be a successful alternative therapy for restless...
You probably know about the dangers of high cholesterol, but what about low cholesterol? Plus: A pharmacist explains how pharmacy substitutions work.
Q: I have always enjoyed black licorice sticks as a special treat. It never bothered me until I started eating bagfuls of German salted licorice....
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