Is it true that eating brightly colored foods can make your skin turn orange-yellow (Carotenaemia)?

This can happen if someone consumes an excess of beta-carotene. Beta-carotene is found in fruits and vegetables that are deep orange or yellow such as ... Full story


Carbonated drinks & health risks

My wife drinks endless amounts of diet fizzy drinks. Surely this can't be good for her? Whatever happened to good old Adam's Ale (aka water)? ... Full story

Cannabis - medication for Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

I have heard that cannabis can help in Multiple Sclerosis. I have had MS for 5 years now, and recently, it has been getting a ... Full story

Candida and grapefruit seed extract

What do you know about grapefruit seed extract as a cure for intestinal candidiasis? Is it discriminatory in the bugs it wipes out in the ... Full story

Candida spots

My husband and I are trying very hard for a baby. However, after the last time we made love, my husband has developed spots on ... Full story

Cancer Treatment and loss of appetite

My husband is currently having chemotherapy for a cancer in his lungs. It is making him feel terrible and he has no appetite and feels ... Full story

Cancer - controlling the pain

My father, who lives with us, has widespread bone cancer which has spread from a kidney cancer and is inoperable. He has been in a ... Full story

What are my chances of getting cancer again?

Years ago when I was about 4, I was treated for leukaemia, which I understand was very bad and I was lucky to survive. I ... Full story

Experimental treatments for cancer

I have recently been diagnosed with testicular cancer. My specialist has suggested that I take a new experimental drug as part of what he says ... Full story

What is cord blood and how is it used for treating cancer?

Cord blood means blood taken from the umbilical cord and placenta after a baby has been born. This blood comes from the baby's bloodstream rather ... Full story