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Drs. Oz and Roizen / Health

Electric Migraine Therapy

Jay Silverheels portrayed Tonto in TV's "The Lone Ranger" wearing a simple headband across his forehead. Johnny Depp amped up the character's costume and topped off his movie-version headband with a dead crow.

Critics said the affectation pained...

New (and Old) Solutions for High Anxiety

"High Anxiety" may have been Mel Brooks' idea of funny, but it's no laughing matter for more than 7 million North Americans who struggle with the insomnia, headaches, muscle tension, eating problems (too much or not enough) and relationship ...

Throwing in the Tau (To Evaluate Concussions)

A couple of seasons ago, 35 of 288 players in the Swedish Hockey League suffered concussions in the first half of their season! That's when the Swedes started testing for T-tau proteins in injured athletes' blood. These tau proteins are biomarkers...

Pap Test Versus HPV/DNA Screening

Marissa Jaret-Winokur (Tracy Turnblad in the Broadway version of "Hairspray") was diagnosed with cervical cancer after a Pap smear identified rogue cells in her cervix. She had a hysterectomy but spared her ovaries, and seven years later gave ...

Oat Cuisine

You may think oatmeal is bland and old-fashioned, but to true believers it's flavorful and versatile. If you Google it, 12 million results appear, and it has inspired a website called The Oatmeal Artist and a series of comics at TheOatmeal.com.

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Sweet on Sauerkraut

On "Beat Bobby Flay," when chef Flay's world-famous tacos were bested by Brian Tsao's Korean beef and kimchi version, the not-so-happy Bobby found out the hard way that fermented cabbage (that's sauerkraut and kimchi) is just what's needed to ...