December 2004 - Health Sciences Institute - Official Site

Auld Lang Syne

What in the world – you may wonder – is a “We twa hae run about the braes”? The answer can be found in an HSI Forum thread titled “Auld Lang Zine.”

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A natural cancer remedy

If you sometimes feel like the stress of the holiday season is getting the better of you, here’s one thing you don’t have to worry about: a stress-related stomach ulcer.

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Celebrating minus the hangover

You don’t necessarily have to get drunk or even drink heavily to wake up the next morning with a hangover. I have a friend who admits he’s a lightweight when it comes to drinking. Find out how to celebrate the holidays with a hangover.

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Peptic ulcers caused by helicobater pylori

If you sometimes feel like the stress of the holiday season is getting the better of you, here’s one thing you don’t have to worry about: a stress-related stomach ulcer.

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FDA halts promotion of vioxx

“The FDA has ordered Merck to halt all promotion of Vioxx because the ads minimize the popular drug’s safety risks – particularly a startling increased risk of heart attack.”

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Antioxidant intake provides health benefit

“Low-dose supplements ward off cancer in men.” That promising claim is the headline of a recent article from Reuters Health. But as I was reading it over, I thought I was having a dj vu because the details seemed very familiar.

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Making your heart healthy

They Say Only If You RunJumpSwimBikeEat Less Fat and Lower Your Cholesterol Right Now Can You Avoid Heart Disease!

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