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Skin Care & Repair

Scars: The Good the Bad the Ugly... and the Beautiful?
How to Relieve Dry, Cracked Skin

Cold Sore / Herpes / Lip Care

About Hydrocolloid Cold Sore Bandages
How to Hide a Cold Sore
Protecting Your Cold Sore
Kiss Your Cold Sore Goodbye: Treatment Options and Foods to Help Curb Outbreaks
Foods that May Help Reduce the Frequency and Severity of Herpes Outbreaks
Picture of Cold Sores - Picture of Canker Sores
Kid's Cold Sores - An Overview
Teenagers and Cold Sores
Sun Damage and Lip Care
Kiss Your Cold Sore Goodbye - The War on Herpes
Super Lysine +® Study Published in Alternative Medicine Review
Cold Sores - Everything You Need to Know
Lysine: A review

Canker Sore / Mouth Apthous

Canker Sores: The Full Story
A Strategy for Canker Sore Prevention
Canker Sore Treatment with Herbs & Nutrients
Picture of Cold Sores - Picture of Canker Sores

Cold & Flu News and Research

15 Things You Can Do To Fight the Winter Cold Season
New Paper Shows Echinacea Effective Against Colds
The Right Kind Of Zinc Lozenge Can Cut Your Cold Time In Half
Basic Precautions That May Help You Avoid Bird Flu
Bird Flu Facts
Zinc Given Thumbs Up Against Common Cold
Have a Cold or Flu? To Exercise or Not...
Cold or Flu - Which Do You Have?
Zinc Lozenges Help Prevent Colds
Zinc Lozenges Shorten Colds
New Zinc Lozenge Study from Annals of Internal Medicine

Insect Repellents


Keep the Bugs from Bugging You
Poisonous Plants - Don't touch ‘em
The Mosquito Chronicles: A Summer Primer
This Summer, Just Say No to Bugs
Mosquito and Insect Repellent Overview
Natural Insect Control

DEET Info:

DEET VS Natural Repellents
Mixing DEET with Sunblock Increases Health Risks
Dangers of DEET
Animal Studies on DEET from Duke

Studies, Field Tests:

Buzz Away Extreme U of Guelph Field Study
Buzz Away Extreme USDA Testing
Buzz Away Extreme Tick Study
Study Shows Buzz Away Extreme Repels Ticks for up to 3.5 Hours
Buzz Away Beats Jungle Bugs
Buzz Away on 20/20
Canadian U. Tests Buzz Away
Buzz Away/Good Housekeeping

BAAM - Buzz Away Against Malaria:

BAAM Report from Zambia


Pine Bark Extract Prevents Harmful Inflammation Disorders
All About Pycnogenol
Pycnogenol and Circulation, Venous Ulcers
Pycnogenol and PMS
Pycnogenol for Skin Care

Eye Health

The Role of Nutrition in Eye Health
Age-Related Eye Diseases (AREDs)
About Macular Degeneration
Nutrition for Your Eyes
Lutein Prevents Sun Damage

Health Treatments

All About Yoga
All About Naturopathy
Traditional Chinese Medicine
About Herbal Medicine
India's Ancient Medicine - Ayurveda
About Mind/Body Medicine
The Nutritionist: About Clinical Nutrition
All About Biofeedback
Relaxation Techniques
All About Tai Chi
All About Acupuncuture
What is homeopathy?