How much is a cleanse?

A new study finds that a “cleanse” for people with cancer can cost as much as $2,000, and that a typical treatment plan is about $5,000.But a study published Thursday by the Mayo Clinic’s Center for Health Services Research found that even a modest treatment plan can be much cheaper.The report, published in the journal […]

The real story behind the ‘candy cup’ medical device: What it’s really like to use

When you think of a medical device, what comes to mind?You probably have a pair of disposable syringes that you can use to clean your teeth.Or you might have a sterile, metal syringe that you keep on hand for emergencies.Then there’s the sterile, disposable tube that’s used to insert a tube of blood into your […]