One reader reports that Preparation H ointment raised their blood pressure. Is there further evidence of this?
Q: I had such a terrible allergy attack that I couldn’t get my head off my desk to drive myself home. It was 1987, and...
Prescription drugs can cost a fortune. One reader wonders aloud about saving money on brand-name medicine.
Here are the risks and potential benefits of taking resveratrol, a compound produced by certain plants to defend against toxins.
It might not seem like the most obvious solution, but one reader lauds the arthritis remedy of golden raisins soaked in gin.
One reader wonders why the Graedons haven’t recommended elderberry extract to combat the flu.
Eggplant has been shown to lower high one blood pressure, as one reader learns.
Despite being sold across the U.S. in pharmacies, drugs like aspirin can still have harmful side effects and should be consumed with respect.
One reader tells the story of their experience with the spice saffron, used to treat age-related macular degeneration.
Joe and Teresa Graedon offer alternatives to fluoxetine, an antidepressant that lowers one reader’s sex drive.