When people practice walking at home, they may overcome limitations due to peripheral artery disease. Physical therapists can help.
Biologists have observed wild chimps treat wounds with crushed insects. Hear about this on our radio show airing 4/9/2022.
Some people find that tucking a bar of soap under the bottom sheet can ease restless legs syndrome, with its creepy sensations.
Placing a fresh bar of soap under the bottom sheet near where the legs will rest may prevent nocturnal leg cramps. Could limonene in the fragrance help explain this effect?
People with painful cracked lips are often advised to use antifungal creams. If the problem is gluten intolerance, they need a new diet.
Smearing Vicks VapoRub on the soles of the feet offers remarkable relief for a nighttime cough. We even think we know why it works!
Plants like thyme and oregano produce compounds that give them their special smell and taste. They also have medicinal uses.