By: Joe Graedon November 20, 2014 11 Comments
    Skeptical Rheumatologist Wants Info on Turmeric …

    Q. I have osteoarthritis and recently became unable to take NSAIDs due to a spike in my liver enzymes and a family history of heart disease. Then I read in a recent column of People's Pharmacy that tu…

    By: Terry Graedon February 18, 2013 1 Comments
    Saving Skin from Swimming Pool Rash

    Q. I've had trouble with itchy, red blotchy skin after I swim in the pool. At the suggestion of a local swim coach, I started applying Aquaphor ointment before I swim. No more rash! Our pool is disinf…

    By: Joe Graedon June 8, 2009 9 Comments
    Noxzema Helped Seborrheic Dermatitis

    Q. My dermatologist prescribed both a gel and a cream for seborrheic dermatitis, but neither worked. Then I happened to clean my face with Noxzema, although I had not used it for 50 years. The seborrh…

    By: Terry Graedon August 18, 2007 6 Comments
    Fighting Inflammation Naturally

    Q. I have had patches of itchy dermatitis for years. More recently I developed "mildly inflammatory arthritis." Then I came down with carpal tunnel syndrome. In my dealings with doctors, these have al…