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You're Nuts?

Or should I say ‘your’ nuts?  I’ve been following Dr. Gabe Mirkin’s Fitness & Health e-Zine for several years.  Dr. Mirkin has kept on the cutting edge of keeping and maintaining a healthy body whether you’re an athlete or someone who enjoys good health.  783 more words

What is snake oil

I have often heard people loosely use the term “snake oil” in referring to anything that would be considered “alternative” medicine.

I keep hearing people say it’s just a placebo effect and how powerful a placebo is.   1,030 more words

Health Studies

Fake bar used by researchers creating pill to cure heavy drinking

WASHINGTON – The tequila sure looks real, so do the beer taps. Inside the hospital at the National Institutes of Health, researchers are testing a possible new treatment to help heavy drinkers cut back – using a replica of a fully stocked bar. 748 more words