Alternative Health Care

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2014

    Cowboys DB Subject of New Attempted Rape Allegation

    C.J. Spillman, the Cowboys defensive back named in connection with a September 20 sexual assault allegation in Grapevine, was accused of attempted rape in December 2013 while he was a member of the San Francisco 49ers. According to a Santa Clara, California, police report obtained by the New York D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2012

    Five Years Ago, a Dallas Compounding Pharmacy's Mistake Killed Three People. Now, They Get a Slap on the Wrist

    On March 30, 2007, 57-year-old Margrit Long went to the Center for Integrative Medicine in Portland, Oregon. She was given an intravenous dose of colchicine, a drug developed to treat gout but commonly prescribed, as in Long's case, to treat neck and back pain. She'd been receiving the treatment f ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 16, 2012
  • Blogs

    December 19, 2011

    The Ghosts of Saturday Night: Man or Astro-man? Live From Sons of Hermann Hall

    Daniel Rodrigue​ Man or Astro-man? Sons of Hermann Hall Saturday, December 17, 2011 Better than: Having amoebas eat through your brain. A snippet of conversation overheard before the Man or Astro-man? show: "I'm really freaked out about Neti pots right now." "Why?" "Well, I read this sto ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2011

    Day 2 of Our Cocktail Ninja Interview, Wherein She Breaks Down the Dallas Booze Scene

    Sly: She gets lit for a living. Are you as jealous as we are?​This is part two of our interview with cocktail guru Sly Cosmopoulos. Read part one, and check back tomorrow for more. What Dallas restaurants do you go to most often? Eddie V's, Ocean Prime, and Sambuca are my favorites for steak ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 9, 2010
  • Calendar

    June 10, 2010
  • Calendar

    October 4, 2007

    Playing Doctor

    Get a lesson in homeopathy

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2007
  • Blogs

    November 15, 2006

    Thai One On

    What is good karma? I don't know for sure, but I must have done something good, because a few weeks ago, I was in the right place at the right time: a booth at Club Dada, sitting next to Dallas photographer Hal Samples. Known for his soul-searching stare both behind and in front of the camera, Hal's ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 6, 2005

    Get Physical

    Get stretchy or just healthy for free

  • Best of Dallas

    September 20, 2001
  • Best of Dallas

    September 20, 2001
  • News

    November 9, 2000

    You Scratch My Back

    Massage therapists feel their way around corporate America

  • News

    September 14, 2000

    Busy Signal

    Want some service for that nice, cheap Sprint phone? Take a number.

  • Culture

    July 22, 1999

    The Good Doctor

    Stage West prescribes The Herbal Bed

  • News

    June 10, 1999

    Bitter pill

    Texas' naturopathic physicians lose a bid to become legal

  • News

    September 17, 1998

    Armed and dangerous

    Judge John Creuzot will do just about anything to get addicts off drugs--including poking their ears with needles

  • Film

    October 16, 1997

    Blurry vision

    Soderbergh operates far too much on Gray's Anatomy

  • News

    October 2, 1997

    Trendy health

    The booming field of alternative medicine goes under the microscope in Dallas

  • News

    June 26, 1997

    Talk to the animals

    Veterinarian Norman Ralston favors acupuncture, herbs, and homeopathy instead of traditional animal medicine. He says pets speak to him through a channeler, and he lets them prescribe their own treatment. It's no wonder state regulators are keeping a clos

  • News

    April 4, 1996

    Seeing yellow

    Dallas massage therapist says SWBYP's gives folks the wrong idea about his business