A remarkable new study has found that acupuncture is better than Prozac for treating depression. . . .

Bisphenol A (BPA) is a chemical that is commonly found in hard, clear plastic bottles and in the lining of cans used for canned food. BPA is an endocrine disrupting chemical that mimics estrogen in the body. It is associated with heart disease, diabetes, obesity, infertility and polycystic ovarian syndrome. And now a new study has looked at the immediate effect of consuming BPA on your heart. . . .

Acetaminophen, marketed under many brand names, including Tylenol, is the most commonly used drug for pain and fever by pregnant women. But a new study has linked this use to Attention Defecit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). . . .

Erectile dysfunction is a disturbingly common problem. And it's getting more and more common. A quarter of all men over the age of fifty suffer from ED, and an incredible 52% of men over the age of forty are at least partially affected by it. For diabetics, the problem is even more pervasive: 35%-90% of diabetic men suffer from ED.

As you can see in the chapter on ED in our book, Sex & Fertility: Natural Solutions, there are many well studied and effective natural treatments for ED. And now, new research has identified a novel topical herbal treatment for ED. It is the first natural topical treatment we have seen. . . .

Chamomile is a beautiful and gentle herb with an incredible number of uses. For women, this herb has been used for menstrual cramps and, when combined with dong quai, it has proven effective for the hot flashes of menopause. But this is the first study we have found on chamomile and Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS). . . . 

A healthy diet makes your body healthier. So, it shouldn't be surprising that it also makes your brain healthier. . . .

Everybody knows that green leafy vegetables are good for you. But did you know they can also help you to maintain healthy weight and cholesterol levels? . . .

Pain can be a real pain in the neck: especially when it's in the neck! Neck pain is very common and getting more and more common as we spend more and more time hunched over our keyboards. But there is a simple, safe, inexpensive solution. . . .

It's spring. Time to start thinking about planting and buying fresh fruits and vegetables. As always, you'll hear lots of debate about whether organic is really better. Well, the results are now in! . . .

People often debate the benefits of fish oil versus flaxseed oil as a source of heart healthy omega-3 essential fatty acids and wonder whether flaxseed oil is as good. Looks like it's at least as good! . . . 

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