It’s a new year, and our well-being reporter begins a new series to answer readers’ questions.
January 10, 2022
The chemistry of capsaicin for treating pain.
January 3, 2022
Audio and visual pareidolia results from the brain’s tendency to seek patterns.
December 13, 2021
EMS workouts use electricity to tone muscle.
December 6, 2021
Nightmares give us an important opportunity to practice courage.
November 29, 2021
The two have similar symptoms, which can lead to misdiagnoses.
November 22, 2021
The jury is out on whether treating infections, etc., with bee venom has any benefits.
November 15, 2021
Beware ingredients in pesticides, herbicides and fertilizers.
November 8, 2021
Long Covid and CFS patients report symptoms similar to those with autoimmune disease.
November 1, 2021
The two dominant theories are microwave weapons and functional neurological disorder.
October 25, 2021
Substance abuse is a brain disorder, not a personality failing, as claimed by Purdue Pharma, makers of Oxycontin.
October 11, 2021
Lack of focus is a telltale symptom of this disorder.
October 4, 2021
PD is on the rise among all ages. Researchers explore a possible link between the disease and Covid-19.
September 27, 2021
Therapeutic treatments like EMDR can help but so can more accessible strategies, such as having a mantra and placing ice packs on your face.
September 20, 2021
Chagas is on the list of “diseases of poverty,” which includes tuberculosis, HIV and malaria.
September 13, 2021
The latest news on the benefits of an afternoon snooze.
September 6, 2021
Dyscalculia is a learning disability that affects everything from time management to motor function.
August 16, 2021
A new crop of microbiome-based diet apps offers guidance on what to eat and when.
August 9, 2021