October 2016 (Vol. 1 Issue 8)
One in five of us suffers from indigestion, for which we take antacids, but the problem isn’t too much stomach acid, but too little, as Cate Montana discovered
September 26th 2016
People who are in constant pain from conditions such as back problems, fibromyalgia and arthritis are in a vicious circle when it comes to getting a good night’s sleep: sleep helps them manage the pain, but they worry that the pain will keep them awake, and they’re more likely to sleep badly.
September 2016 (Vol. 1 Issue 7) /
The standard medical treatment for heart disease is a handful of pills with dangerous side-effects, but this multi-purpose mineral is the most potent pill of all
August 2016 (Vol. 27 Issue 5)
This handheld device, created by the Soviets to heal cosmonauts while in space, is creating a revolution in pain treatment here on Earth. Cate Montana investigates
August 2016 (Vol. 27 Issue 5) /
Should you swap sleeping pills for needles to get a good night’s sleep? Joanna Evans weighs up the evidence
July 22nd 2016 /
It may be controversial, but the decision by several states in the US to legalise the use of cannabis for medicinal purposes has resulted in fewer pharmaceutical drugs being prescribed.
April 2016 (Vol. 1 Issue 2) /
This is the story of a space-age healing technology with roots 80 years in the past.
October 2015 (Vol. 26 Issue 7) /
Dementia has been described as a disorder that deprives people of their identity and-even more chillingly-destroys every faculty that makes them human
September 17th 2015 /
Psychiatric drugs for insomnia, depression and anxiety are the third major killer in the West after heart disease and cancer, a major new review has concluded
September 2015 (Vol. 26 Issue 6) /
Older people are now taking an average of 30 prescription drugs-and the reactions to them are the exact same as we've assumed are the result of growing old