August 01, 2015



  • Feverfew


    by Berkeley Wellness

    Feverfew, a common flower, has been used as a medicinal plant ever since medicine began. It's recognized in Canada as a nonprescription drug for migraine prevention.

  • Aspirin vs. Cancer: An Update

    Aspirin vs. Cancer: An Update

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Millions of people take low-dose aspirin to help prevent heart attacks, but accumulating evidence suggests that the drug’s greatest benefit may actually be in reducing the risk of cancer, especially colorectal cancer.

  • Can You Trust Health News?
    Be Well

    Can You Trust Health News?

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    There's an alarming tendency in health news reports to oversimplify and oversell research findings—and the problem is getting worse, as evidenced by two large analyses published in 2014. John Swartzberg looks at some of the most common pitfalls.