2017 (Vol. 28 Issue 2)
Herbal first aid for the summer: these four herbs are your go-to remedies for all manner of spring and summer ailments, says herbalist Rosalee de la Forêt
March 15th 2017
Curcumin gel is an effective way to treat scalds and burns. When it's rubbed directly onto the skin, it reduces pain and inflammation, speeds up healing and prevents scarring, a new study has found.
2017 (Vol. 27 Issue 11) /
E-cigarettes were supposed to be the ‘safe’ way to wean yourself off tobacco. But, as Cate Montana learns, vaping comes with a new set of dangers
2016 (Vol. 27 Issue 8) /
Medical innovators have discovered the power of a natural ‘clean’ fat to replace our body’s ‘dirty fats’ filled with environmental pollutants and heavy metals. Cate Montana investigates.
October 10th 2016
E-cigarettes, or vaping, are supposed to be a safer option than the real thing—but they’ve been exploding, causing serious facial burns, and nobody is reporting the problem.
2014 (Vol. 24 Issue 12)
e're always being told that alcohol is loaded with calories and thatwe'll put on the pounds if we drink it
December 10th 2012
If you suffer a nasty skin burn, apply vitamin E as soon as possible
November 4th 2009
If you know you really should diet and exercise a little, researchers have discovered a pain-free method that curbs your appetite while also burning off some calories - even when you're sitting in your armchair
2009 (Vol. 20 Issue 1) /
Across the globe in schools, stadiums, parks and play-grounds, natural grass is increasingly being replaced by low-maintenance, hard-wearing artificial turf
September 27th 2007
Burns victims who are given the trace elements of zinc, copper or selenium heal quicker, and have fewer infections