| Feb 21, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Gonjasufi premieres his new video for "The Blame" on Pop & Hiss....
| Mar 9, 2012
Fresh off a year practicing medicine in Nepal, Grainne McKeown found her old habits weren't sitting well with her new worldview.
"Coming from a place where you might spend 50 cents for a meal — and a lot of people don't even have 50 cents —...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 9:33 AM
Almost everyone who's had a cold has gone through the same course of treatment: at the first blush of a stuffy nose and a prickly throat, you get out the chicken soup, a hot pad and a cup of tea.
Other home remedies include sweating out the cold,...
| Feb 20, 2012
Just in time for the Oscars, Dr Lindsey joined us live with some great tips on how to beat the bloat, smooth the waistline and boost energy. Dr Lindsey is a naturopathic doctor and celebrity nutritionist. He's known as one of the herbal medicine,...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 8:03 PM
Magazine pages became living exhibits at Seven Springs this weekend with the Mother Earth News Fair centered around sustainable living.
"We thought, 'What would happen if we took our content and brought some of the developers that deliver that...
| Aug 13, 2012
The popularity of the gin and tonic hasn't changed much in recent decades, but what's inside the glass sure has.
The craft distilling movement has meant great things for inventive, locally produced gin — now it's tonic's turn.
In recent months,...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 12:33 PM
1) The Connecticut Center for Health
For those of you looking for an alternative to Western medicine, the Connecticut Center for Health is the ideal spot to seek out a variety of non-western modalities including everything from herbal remedies and...
| May 17, 2012
When Floyd Walker, now 62, was diagnosed with prostate cancer five years ago, his treatment choices were limited, both by his health history and available therapies in the area. After checking out local options, he took matters into his own hands and...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 8:50 AM
In the Long Beach community of Carmelitos, Richie Huang’s gardener father has positioned little protective paper hats over the ripening bitter melon. Even though this is a sun-loving tropical vine that grows like a vigorous cucumber and is a...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 10:34 AM
People can sometimes look healthier in hot weather when their skin 'glows'. That's because the blood vessels dilate and the heart pumps more blood to the skin to cool it. The more blood is pumped to the skin, the more heat we can get rid of, rather like...
| May 18, 2010
| 6:12 PM
Some creams promising to lighten skin, eliminate age spots and zap freckles contain high levels of mercury, a toxic metal that can cause severe health problems, a Tribune investigation has found.
The newspaper sent 50 skin-lightening creams to a...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 4:34 PM
By Susan J. WhiteNorthShore University HealthSystem As integrative or complementary medical practices continue to increase in popularity, more and more people are looking to herbal …...