How Good Bacteria in Your Nose Can Help You Fight Infections

How Good Bacteria in Your Nose Can Help You Fight Infections

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Doctors are learning the value of the good bacteria in our noses and nasal passages. It actually helps you fight infections. Find ways you can protect and cultivate them.

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4 Natural, Drug-Free Ways to Fight Your Migraine Headaches

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Making changes to your diet, managing stress and taking supplements can prevent migraines and reduce their severity. Learn what you can do to help yourself without a prescription.

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Back to School May Mean Headache Pain for Your Child

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School is not the only thing that begins in the fall. For many children, the stress of returning to classes brings on an unwanted result: headaches.

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If You Are a Cancer Survivor, This Is a Must Read

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It's a hard reality: One-fourth of people who survive some common cancers go on to develop a brain tumor. But if cancer survivors know these nine symptoms, they can allow for early detection and better treatment.


Is Your World Spinning? Help for Dizziness

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Do you feel dizzy sometimes? It’s a common complaint. Whether imbalance is caused by vertigo, inner ear or other medical conditions, there are many good therapies available.

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Kids and Tension Headaches: Biofeedback Cards

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Just like adults, stressed-out kids can get tension headaches. But biofeedback cards can help them relax. The cards detect stress levels by reading hand temperature.

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Dear Diary: What Food Triggered This Migraine?

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Certain foods are considered potential migraine triggers, but figuring which culprits cause your own headaches can be tough. That’s why headache experts say it’s essential to keep a daily diary of what you eat.

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Colic May Be Linked to Migraines in Children

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A study finds that in some babies colic may be linked with childhood migraines — and may even be an early form of migraine. If true, there’s hope that migraine therapies might be effective in treating colic in the future.

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6 Ways to Fight Chronic Pain (Slideshow)

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Don't let chronic pain control your life. Fight back with these tips on education, treatment options and lifestyle choices.

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‘Tis the Season for Headaches? (Video)

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Doctors say it’s not uncommon to see an increase in people complaining about migraines this time of the year. Changes in diet, scents and sleep patterns are all triggers. So be aware --and maybe go easy on the pine-scented candles.