Researchers were surprised at the response from 90 patients who were asked if they preferred colonoscopy to "virtual colonoscopy" (a CTC scan). Three out of four picked colonoscopy. Read
Are genetically modified crops safe to eat? The jury is still out on that one. Meanwhile, there's no question that the emergence of superweeds has set off a shocking escalation of toxic herbicide use. Read
Your digestive tract is not a disease. It doesn’t need trimming. Even so, professional organizations have lowered the qualification threshold for gastric bypass surgery to include borderline obesity. Read
Prescription refill reminder calls are about to end -- for the moment anyway. The CVS program (funded by the drug industry) has collided with a new health privacy regulation.
It's the easiest and least expensive way to improve your health. New research reveals how meditation supports immune function, reduces inflammation, and alleviates insomnia and stress. Read