Prepariamoci alla primavera con gli oli essenziali

Salsedine blu, Muschio bianco e Zenzero: questi sono gli oli essenziali fondamentali per la primavera!   La primavera è quasi alle porte e siamo in pieno cambio di stagione: non solo capelli e unghie...

Fistula-in-ano treatment without surgery by ayurveda

Introduction It is explained as when a tunnel like pipeline similar to a track develops at the end of bowel and the outer skin near to anus. At the site of inflammation there is a continuous pus discharge,...

Diet or exercise? ‘Energy balance’ real key to disease prevention

Diet or exercise? ‘Energy balance’ real key to disease prevention A majority of Americans are overweight or obese, a factor in the rapid rise in common diseases like diabetes, heart disease,...

Common herbal supplement can cause dangerous interactions with prescription drugs

Common herbal supplement can cause dangerous interactions with prescription drugs St. John’s wort, the leading complementary and alternative treatment for depression in the United States, can be dangerous...

Ceremonial PTSD therapies favored by Native American veterans

Ceremonial PTSD therapies favored by Native American veterans Traditional healing therapies are the treatment of choice for many Native American veterans, — half of whom say usual PTSD treatments...

‘Lost in translation’ issues in Chinese medicine addressed by researchers

‘Lost in translation’ issues in Chinese medicine addressed by researchers Millions of people in the West today utilize traditional Chinese medicine, including acupuncture, herbs and massage...

Bothered by hot flashes? Acupuncture might be the answer, analysis suggests

Bothered by hot flashes? Acupuncture might be the answer, analysis suggests A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials indicates that acupuncture can affect the severity and frequency of hot flashes...

Caffeine intake may worsen menopausal hot flashes, night sweats

Caffeine intake may worsen menopausal hot flashes, night sweats An association between caffeine intake and more bothersome hot flashes and night sweats in postmenopausal women has been made by researchers....

New Chinese herbal medicine has significant potential in treating hepatitis C, study suggests

New Chinese herbal medicine has significant potential in treating hepatitis C, study suggests A new compound, SBEL1, has the ability to inhibit hepatitis C virus activity in cells at several points in...

Fatty acid composition in blood reflects quality of dietary carbohydrates in children

Fatty acid composition in blood reflects quality of dietary carbohydrates in children Fatty acid composition in blood is not only a biomarker for the quality of dietary fat, but also reflects the quality...

Green tea extract boosts your brain power, especially the working memory, new research shows

Green tea extract boosts your brain power, especially the working memory, new research shows Green tea is said to have many putative positive effects on health. Now, researchers are reporting first evidence...

‘3-D’ test could reduce reliance on animals for testing asthma and allergy medications

‘3-D’ test could reduce reliance on animals for testing asthma and allergy medications To determine whether new medicines are safe and effective for humans, researchers must first test them...

Coffee Consumption Reduces Mortality Risk from Liver Cirrhosis

Coffee Consumption Reduces Mortality Risk from Liver Cirrhosis Consuming two or more cups of coffee each day reduces the risk of death from liver cirrhosis by 66%, specifically cirrhosis caused by non-viral...

Migraine attacks increase following stress ‘let-down’

Migraine attacks increase following stress ‘let-down’ Migraine sufferers who experienced reduced stress from one day to the next are at significantly increased risk of migraine onset on the...

Medical marijuana may ease some MS; Little evidence for other complementary or alternative therapies

Medical marijuana may ease some MS; Little evidence for other complementary or alternative therapies A new guideline suggests that there is little evidence that most complementary or alternative medicine...

Fewer children at risk for deficient vitamin D

Fewer children at risk for deficient vitamin D Under new guidelines from the Institute of Medicine, the estimated number of children who are at risk for having insufficient or deficient levels of vitamin...

New guidelines employ a team approach to autism diagnosis, care

New guidelines employ a team approach to autism diagnosis, care Improving diagnosis and treatment for individuals with autism has been the focus of a growing body of research. New information from these...

Yoga regulates stress hormones, improves quality of life for women with breast cancer undergoing radiation therapy

Yoga regulates stress hormones, improves quality of life for women with breast cancer undergoing radiation therapy For women with breast cancer undergoing radiation therapy, yoga offers unique benefits...

Herbal cannabis not recommended for rheumatology patients

Herbal cannabis not recommended for rheumatology patients Patients with rheumatic conditions are in need of symptom relief and some are turning to herbal cannabis as a treatment option. However, the...

Will your grandmother’s diet increase your risk of colon cancer?

Will your grandmother’s diet increase your risk of colon cancer? Will a multi-generational exposure to a western type diet increase offspring’s chance of developing colon cancer? Will cancer-fighting...