Dr. Vanta is an alternative health care expert, author, and medical writer. In her practice and medical writing, she focuses primarily on nutrition and natural therapies.
Vitamin D is a vital nutrient that our bodies can absorb from sunlight, but too much of it can lead to toxicity.
Digestion impacts many systems in the body, so the warning signs of poor gut health can show up in unexpected places.
Heart health has different impacts for men than women, and it's a vital factor for wellness.
Many adults experience shingles, but the vaccine can significantly reduce the risk of developing the illness.
Men develop different conditions or are affected by them differently than women. Age is another major factor.
Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men. There are many types and prognosis depends on various factors.
Screening tests check for symptoms early so that doctors can catch conditions and start treatment right away.
Pain is a common symptom of a pinched nerve. Rest is the best treatment, but some people need medical attention.
A hematoma is pooling blood outside the blood vessels causing pain, discoloration, and swelling.
In order to solve a problem like COVID-19, researchers have to ask some pretty strange questions.
Biological sex, including hormone differences, may be a major factor in how the body responds to COVID-19 infections.