Healthy Living

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Effects of Breast Cancer Radiation on the Body

Radiation therapy uses high-powered X-rays to kill cancer cells in the breast. While it's directed at the tumor, radiation affects multiple areas of the body.

The Best Natural Cough Remedies

A cough can help to keep your throat clear from phlegm and other irritants. Sustained coughing can be symptomatic of a number of conditions.

Recipe: Paleo Chili

This paleo chili recipe replaced beans with paleo-friendly zucchini.

Bacterial Meningitis and Vaccinations

Meningitis is a rare but serious condition that results from a bacterial infection. It causes swelling and inflammation in the tissues surrounding the brain and spinal cord.

Identifying and Treating Nocturnal Seizures

You can have a seizure while you sleep with any type of epilepsy. But with certain types of epilepsy, seizures occur only during sleep.

Joint Pain: Is Low Testosterone the Cause?

Arthritis isn't the only cause of joint pain. Hormonal imbalances, like low testosterone, can contribute to aches and pains in your joints.