The Power of Placebo

28
Jun
0

You’ve probably heard of the placebo effect, the way in which fake treatments can improve symptoms. But you may not appreciate how strong this effect is. The mind is surprisingly powerful.

Look for cost savings in IP technology

21
Jun
0

Nortel Networks recently unveiled its first set of products in a strategy to enable companies to use IP, or Internet protocol, for telephone calls.

To understand what Nortel is doing and why it is important for small-business owners, consider that the world’s telecommunications system is undergoing a massive structural change — it is migrating to the technology of the Internet.

Infertility and Ovarian Cancer

21
Jun
0

Q.In the course of treatment for my infertility, I’ve taken many, many months of varying amounts of Clomid (clomiphene). I know there is an increased risk of ovarian cancer because of this drug. I also know ovarian cancer is very hard to find until it’s advanced. How can I protect myself, and is there a test to detect ovarian cancer in its early stages?

Personal Stories Part 3

14
Jun
0

Then followed about 10 years of trial and error. And now, at age 31, Van Vorous says the worst of her symptoms are in the past and she has found a regimen that works for her. After exchanging about 3,000 e-mails with other sufferers who heard of her through the Internet, she decided to write a book detailing the results of her explorations with diet, called “Eating for IBS,”.

Personal Stories Part 2

7
Jun
0

He should know. “I went from healthy college student to being physically disabled in a very short time,” he said. A former athlete, Hall started to suffer from chronic fatigue and chemical sensitivies when he was in his 20s. But at age 32, he says he is healthy once again.