Lyme Disease

Lyme Disease, the Great Imitator

Lyme disease is often called the “great imitator.” That’s because the symptoms of this bacterial infection (Borrelia burgdorferi), which is usually spread through tick bites, can be so diverse that it is often mistaken for a host of

Summer First Aid Kit

Your Summer First Aid Kit

This summer marks the 20-year anniversary of my bike ride across America. Several Health & Healing subscribers joined me on the more than 4,000 mile trek that started in Washington state and ended on the steps of the Supreme Court

Healthy Summer Recipes

Healthy Summer Recipes

Summer is here and backyard barbeques and get-togethers with family and friends are a popular and enjoyable pastime. While the main dishes and items from the grill usually get all the glory, why not wow your guests with a few

Men's Health

Men’s Health: 3 Common Health Problems Answered

With Father’s Day just around the corner, now’s the perfect time to talk about men’s health. Specifically, I’d like to address three common health problems men encounter and propose safe, effective solutions for each one. Feel free to share

Arthritis Treatment

Arthritis Treatment: What Works/What Doesn’t

Arthritis can be a real pain in the neck—or any other area affected by degeneration of the cartilage that cushions the joints and vertebral discs. In fact, it’s our number-one cause of pain and disability, affecting some 52 million American

Summertime Bug Repellant

Natural Bug Repellants for Summertime Bugs

With summer just around the corner, now’s a great time to talk about natural bug repellants. After all, nothing ruins a family BBQ, invigorating hike, or enjoyable evening on the patio faster than a bug infestation. Whether it’s ticks, mosquitos,

Natural Ways to Treat Fibromyalgia

Treating Fibromyalgia Naturally

Fibromyalgia has an identity problem. For years, doctors dismissed fibromyalgia pain as a psychological disorder and often labeled sufferers as hypochondriacs or malingerers. It was then considered a disease of the muscles and fibrous tissues or a rheumatic or autoimmune