Rose water: Benefits, uses, and side effects
Rose water is a liquid made from water and rose petals. It is used as a perfume due to its sweet scent, but it has medicinal and culinary values, as well.
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 9
Which is best for sore throat: Lemon, honey, or alcohol?
As sore throats are making the rounds through the Medical News Today editorial office, the debate is rife what is the best drink to soothe the pain More importantly, whether it s alcohol, spices, or lemon and honey, what is the scientific basis for our home remedy of choice
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 9
Blind pimple: How to get rid of a pimple under the skin
A blind pimple is acne that has developed beneath the surface of the skin. Blind pimples are usually not noticeable from a distance, but a person can feel it by running a finger over the skin s surface.
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 9
MCT oil: 5 possible health benefits
Medium-chain triglycerides are a type of fat that is found in certain oils and dairy products. MCT oil is a supplement made of these fats. But what are the potential health benefits of MCT oil
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 9
Whole-body cryotherapy: This is what it feels like
The temperature was a frigid -80 C and my boss and I were in little more than our underwear. Below, I explain why I let this happen and how it felt. It has been a strange day.
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 9
Yoga, Meditation May Help Dementia Patients and Caregivers Alike
Life with Alzheimer s disease or other dementias can be difficult for the affected individual and his or her caregiver. But a small British study suggests that a holistic program involving yoga, meditation and other interventions can ease the burden for both. This is an activity that caregivers and patients can do together, said study lead author Yvonne J-Lyn Khoo, a researcher with the Health and Social Care Institute at Teesside University in Middlesbrou ...
Healthday - Sat. Dec 9
7 essential oils for allergies
Essential oils are among the most popular natural remedies for allergies. These concentrated aromatic liquids are distilled from plants and have been used therapeutically for centuries.
Medical News Today - Mon. Dec 4
Can mindfulness help you shed those extra pounds?
If you want to keep weight gain under control, you may want to consider taking up mindfulness meditation, new research suggests. Mindfulness techniques may be effective in maintaining weight loss and preventing a rebound.
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 2
Onion in sock for cold and flu treatment: Does it work?
Putting a raw onion inside a sock and sleeping with it overnight is a remedy that some people believe can treat a cold or the flu. But is there any scientific evidence to suggest it works
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 2
Flu and the common cold: Why do we cough?
Coughs are an ever-present wintertime companion. But does coughing serve any purpose at all, or is it just a clever method that viruses use to spread
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 2
Freezing warts: Does it work, home remedies, and what to expect
Warts are infectious, non-cancerous tumors caused by the human papillomavirus or HPV. There are several different types of wart, each caused by a different type of HPV.
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 2
Apple cider vinegar for erectile dysfunction: Does it work?
Erectile dysfunction can be a frustrating and demoralizing condition, particularly when standard treatments do not work. There is little scientific evidence that apple cider vinegar can treat erectile dysfunction.
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 2