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Good Vibrations Ease Dental Anesthesia Injection Pain

Good Vibrations Ease Dental Anesthesia Injection Pain

Over the years, dentists have tried every trick in the book to make dental injections less painful and stressful. Distraction (such listening to music or watching a video) and icing the injection area...

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Why You Should Question Getting a CT Scan or MRI for a Headache

Why You Should Question Getting a CT Scan or MRI for a Headache

Did you know that 97% to 99% of CT scans for headache turn up normal? This is why medical societies such as the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Neurology and the America...

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The Real Truth About Testosterone

The Real Truth About Testosterone

Don’t get swept away by the advertising claims. For many men, it’s the holy grail: A treatment that promises to beef up their muscles…rev up their sex drive…improve their stamina and concentr...

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How to Save Big on Hearing Aids

How to Save Big on Hearing Aids

A friend of mine recently saved 90% on his first hearing aid! Here's what happened: He had noticed some hearing loss in one ear, and the audiologist he visited suggested a single-ear aid. But the prob...

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Do You Really Need a Mammogram?

Do You Really Need a Mammogram?

Women, you’ve been trained to be on the ball about keeping up with mammograms for breast cancer detection—and, while there’s room for improvement, you’re doing a decent job. About two-thirds o...

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How Cooking Oil with the Right Vitamin E Can Help You Breathe

How Cooking Oil with the Right Vitamin E Can Help You Breathe

I’m sure you’ve been keeping up with the “good cooking oil/bad cooking oil” health updates. Remember when we were all told to opt for “vegetable oil”—soybean oil, that is—instead of co...

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Irregular Heartbeat? It May Be Your Pain Reliever

Irregular Heartbeat? It May Be Your Pain Reliever

If you’ve ever filled a prescription for a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), such as meloxicam (Mobic) or celecoxib (Celebrex), your pharmacist probably handed you a long printout listing...

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Best Sleep-Easy Machines

Best Sleep-Easy Machines

Sleep deprivation not only makes you feel miserable the next day, it's also dangerous. When you don't get enough z's, your reaction time slows significantly and your emotional state turns fragile. You...

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Thyroid Cancer—Epidemic...or Overdiagnosis

Thyroid Cancer—Epidemic...or Overdiagnosis

Any increase in cancer is worrisome, but the dramatic rise in thyroid cancer is particularly troubling. In just 30 years, the incidence in the US has more than tripled, from 3.6 cases per 100,000 peop...

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Sex and Heart Attacks—Myths and Facts

Sex and Heart Attacks—Myths and Facts

How many movies have you seen that include a part where a guy is dead in bed after a sex romp because his heart gave out? It’s such a common movie motif that you’d think dying of a heart attack du...

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