Low D linked to daytime sleepiness and more

Some things are worth repeating. Other things are worth shouting from the rooftops. The importance of vitamin D is both of those things.

Even in a ‘bad’ year, you don’t need the flu shot

So it’s officially a “bad” flu season – one where more people are supposedly getting sick and more people will continue to get sick, at least according to the latest warning from the U.S.

Zap your chicken... and it's still not safe

Want to know how powerful superbugs are these days? Your food is routinely blasted with high levels of radiation in an attempt to kill them -- and it's not working.

You might not believe what the FDA allows in children's shampoo

If I told you there were a kids' shampoo that contained an insecticide, you might not be entirely shocked. It IS shocking. But we've seen worse than that.

Is soda causing your knee troubles?

I’m convinced that whoever writes the public statements for the American Beverage Association (ABA) should start a second career as a stand-up comedian.

The secret to beating back Alzheimer’s discovered?

It’s the most common form of dementia in the United States. And it’s the sixth-leading cause of death.

Natural relief for back pain

So you’ve tried everything and still can’t get any relief for your back pain. That’s the story I hear nearly every day.

It’s a workout in a pill!

It’s the miracle “exercise” you’ve been waiting for – all the benefits of a workout, without spilling a drop of sweat.

Link between childhood vaccines and autism suddenly revived

When you get a vaccine, close your eyes and don't ask questions.

Does that sound ridiculous? To me, too! But there are many who would tell you to do just that.

The “fruit salad” link to diabetes

Should you just bite the bullet—part with the extra cash—and finally go organic?