LoginCreate an account

  Username: Password:
 
Home mySSlife Health

mySSnews: Health

60 pct of cancer patients try nontraditional med

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — With much of her lower body consumed by cancer, Leslee Flasch finally faced the truth: The herbal supplements and special diet were not working.

Read more...
 

'You'll try anything,' says cancer patient

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — As a criminal defense lawyer, Meg Gaines valued evidence. But as a 38-year-old mom with ovarian cancer that had spread to her liver, evidence took a back seat to emotion as she desperately sought a cure.

Read more...

Cancer patients should beware supplement use

Does alternative medicine help cancer patients?

Most herbal and dietary supplements have not been tested rigorously enough to say whether they can help or harm cancer prevention or treatment. However, some non-traditional approaches show promise for easing symptoms.

Read more...

Cancer patient learns herbals can interfere

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Vince Palella's brother got him started on supplements.

"His wife is a health food nut," said Palella, a 76-year-old retired contractor who wanted to atone for years of smoking and lunches that were "more drinking than lunch."

Read more...

Help for Difficult Wounds: Former Sulphur Springs High School valedictorian returns home to aid people suffering from challenging injuries

Sometimes, wounds just don’t heal like they should. Wound Care at Memorial can help. Han Pham-Hulen, M.D., a Sulphur Springs High School graduate (and valedictorian), returns to her hometown to help care for these challenging wounds. Here, she answers a few questions.

Read more...
Page 18 of 51
Sanjay Gupta MD (video)
Finally, straight answers about your health.
  • I want candy!
    For Halloween, CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta and CNN Eatocracy's Kat Kinsman talk candy nostalgia and the worst candy available.
  • Brother doctors freed from Iran, reunite
    Sanjay Gupta interviews two brothers, both doctors, who were imprisoned in Iran while treating HIV/AIDS patients.
  • The next killer virus
    CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta talks with virologist Nathan Wolfe about finding infectious diseases before they spread too far.
FOX News
FOXNews.com - Breaking news and video. Latest Current News: U.S., World, Entertainment, Health, Business, Technology, Politics, Sports.
FOX News
  • 6 strange-but-true health tips
    Many methods to improve your health are pretty straightforward: to lose weight, eat less and exercise more; to boost your energy, get more sleep; to prevent dehydration, drink more water.
  • 6 tricks to manage Halloween treats
    Halloween is fun for kids – it’s a time to dress up in ghoulish garb, scream in haunted houses, and load up on candy while trick-or-treating.
  • WHO: Number of Ebola cases passes 10,000
    The World Health Organization says the number of people believed sickened by Ebola has risen above 10,000.
  • The nurse who beat Ebola is getting back to normal life
    She beat Ebola. Now she's eager to resume a normal life -- and reunite with her dog, Bentley.
  • Timeline: Ebola in New York
    A doctor who recently returned from Guinea has tested positive for Ebola -- the first case of the deadly virus in New York City.
  • Straighten out smartphone slump!
    As you cradle your smartphone or lean into your laptop to read this, what's your posture like? Even if you aren't doing it right now, how much of your day is spent with your neck lurched forward, shoulders slumped and chest collapsed? All that time in "smartphone slump" not only makes you look and feel stressed, it can cause persistent pain.

Search...

WebSite

mySSnews Login



User Menu