Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTA new review based on a research symposium sponsored by the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease and the National Institutes of Health highlights the potentially damaging effects of...
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTSaunas have been used for hundreds of years, and spending time in a sauna can feel good. Learn about further health benefits to be had beyond relaxation.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTA new study of classical Chinese medical texts identifies references to age-related memory impairment similar to modern-day Alzheimer's disease, and to several plant-based ingredients used...
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTStretch marks are a common problem affecting men and women of nearly all ages and skin types. Learn about the treatments and home remedies for them here.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTEight weeks of electroacupuncture, a technique where an electrical current is passed between a pair of acupuncture needles, is safe and effective for relieving chronic constipation.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTHeartburn, also known as gastrointestinal reflux, can cause great discomfort. These 10 remedies could help people prevent and treat the symptoms.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTUH Seidman Cancer Center music therapists and nurse anesthetist share experience from two-year study finding music reduces anxiety, pain for biopsy patients.
Mon, 05 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDTA new review from the NIH suggests that complementary health approaches, such as yoga, are safe and effective for easing some chronic pain conditions.
Mon, 05 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDT"Effect of Different Meditation Types on Migraine Headache Medication Use," an article published in Behavioral Medicine, examines whether or not, and to what extent, a combination of spiritual...
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTFlavanones, a type of antioxidant found in citrus fruits, may prevent chronic diseases caused by obesity: heart disease, liver disease, and diabetes.
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTParticipants learn to handle daily stresses and gain more control through yoga, breathing, body scans.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 06:00:00 PDTLearn all about different relaxation techniques and the occasions where they can be used to reduce stress. This article includes information on anxiety.
Mon, 08 Aug 2016 06:00:00 PDTLearn about natural options for mosquito repellents. This article also looks at standard mosquito repellents and reasons why mosquitoes should be avoided.
Mon, 08 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTAcupuncture may help to improve the subtle memory loss that precedes the development of dementia, otherwise known as mild cognitive impairment, or MCI for short, suggests a review of the available...
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 09:00:00 PDTSoy isoflavone supplements may help protect women with polycystic ovary syndrome against diabetes and heart disease, says new study.
Fri, 05 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTAcupuncture alone or combined with drug treatment may improve dementia precursor and improve scores on tests used to assess mild cognitive impairment.
Mon, 01 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDTLearn all about the uses and benefits of a sitz bath. This form of bathing could help with hemorrhoids, Bartholin's cysts, and other perianal issues.
Tue, 19 Jul 2016 07:00:00 PDTPositive thinking and genetics combine in a new framework proposed by researchers, who say the approach could yield personalized therapies.
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDTAcupressure helped reduce persistent fatigue in women who had been treated for breast cancer, a new study finds.Fatigue is one of the most common long-term effects of breast cancer treatment.
Wed, 06 Jul 2016 07:00:00 PDTEffects of chemo can impact balance, tango classes cut risk of falls by 56%.
Fri, 01 Jul 2016 05:00:00 PDTA 26-year-old student developed lead poisoning from taking Indian Ayurvedic herbal medicine, write doctors in the online journal BMJ Case Reports.
Fri, 01 Jul 2016 05:00:00 PDTA study comparing the effectiveness of usual care alone to usual care plus either auricular or traditional Chinese acupuncture in treating patients with headaches due to a previous traumatic brain...
Wed, 29 Jun 2016 07:00:00 PDTAn analysis of studies of people with diabetes and pre-diabetes shows use of oral aloe vera reduces fasting blood glucose and hemoglobin A1c.
Wed, 22 Jun 2016 09:00:00 PDTFederal analysis includes first-ever data on spending for children.Americans spent $30.2 billion - $28.3 billion for adults and $1.
Wed, 22 Jun 2016 04:00:00 PDTAn analysis of more than 60 studies suggests that some plant-based therapies are associated with modest reductions in the frequency of hot flashes and vaginal dryness but no significant reduction...