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This Week's Feature

Treating Insomnia: A Look at Some Treatment Options


If you are one of the millions of people with insomnia, you might have difficulty falling asleep or fall asleep easily only to wake up in the middle of the night. There are a variety of sleep aids to choose from, but many can leave you feeling groggy the next morning. Worse still, some can lead to dependence and affect memory and movement.

Natural and Alternative Treatments

Chinese herb image Some people may consider turning to alternative medicine to manage their disease. But what has been proven to work and what hasn't? Search here for detailed information on almost 200 conditions, nearly 350 herbs and supplements, plus drug-herb and drug-supplement interactions.

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