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Homeopathic St. John's Wort: Good for More Than Just Depression

Larry Malerba, D.O. | Posted 04.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Larry Malerba, D.O.

Popular herbal preparations of St. John's Wort have become an excellent first line of defense in mild depression for those concerned about pharmaceutical side effects. But did you know that a diluted homeopathic form of St. John's Wort is highly useful for a wide variety of additional health-related problems?

Herbal Remedies? Be Wary of Studies, Keep Your Caregivers in the Loop

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 03.10.2012 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Before you give up the pharmaceutical solution in favor of an herbal remedy, let me strongly urge you to keep your doctor and other caregivers (don't forget your pharmacist!) in the treatment loop.

Leeches, Maggots And Masturbation And Other Weird Medical Treatments

Oddee.com | Posted 02.27.2012 | Weird News

Sure, that fancy doctor can be helpful when you break a leg, but don't discount cheaper, low-tech remedies like leeches, maggots or masturbation. I...

PHOTOS: 7 Unexpected Uses For Flowers

Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In their brief but expensive life, flower arrangements are often seen as impractical and even a waste of money. But flowers have a long and rich histo...