Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:11:37 -0500
Ultimate Body–Tox voluntarily recalls Ultimate Body Tox PRO capsules due to undeclared sibutramine, which can increase blood pressure.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:17:34 -0500
Raritan Pharmaceuticals, a contract manufacturer for Homeolab USA, recalls pediatric homeopathic products containing belladonna extract.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 10:46:02 -0500
Nutra Manufacturing, Inc. recalls GNC Women’s Ultra Mega Time Release dietary supplement product due to milk contamination.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 14:21:39 -0500
Occasional anxiety is a normal part of life. You might feel anxious when faced with a problem at work, before taking a test, or making an important decision. But for some people, anxiety becomes a severe, persistent problem that’s hard to control and can interfere with daily activities; this is called an anxiety disorder. Effective conventional treatments for anxiety disorders, including psychotherapy and medication, are available.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 17:33:44 -0500
Can complementary health approaches help the 18 percent of American adults who have an anxiety disorder? Find out here.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 08:14:03 -0500
FTC announces new enforcement policy statement on over-the-counter homeopathic products.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 11:34:10 -0500
U.S. district court judge issues summary decision and judgment against deceptive marketing claims for Pure Green Coffee.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:28:28 -0500
Researchers are studying a variety of complementary health approaches to see whether they might be helpful for occasional anxiety or anxiety disorders. There is some evidence that mindfulness and other forms of meditation, music, relaxation techniques, and melatonin may be efficacious for anxiety, especially anxiety associated with medical procedures or chronic medical problems. However, there is not enough evidence on other complementary health approaches for anxiety to draw definitive conclusions about their efficacy.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 12:05:47 -0500
Ton Shen Health of Chicago, IL, recalls its Life Rising brand “Side Head Regulator TT” Tablets because of elevated levels of lead.
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 11:27:42 -0500
Love My Tru Body voluntarily recalls all of Skinny Bee Diet 500 mg due to undeclared drug ingredients.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:40:55 -0500
This fact sheet provides information about the safety and effectiveness of the dietary supplement garcinia cambogia.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 16:01:33 -0400
The FDA warns consumers that homeopathic teething tablets and gels may pose a serious risk to infants and children.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 12:25:29 -0400
Roger Chou, M.D., will lecture on “Opioids for Chronic Pain: Evidence, Guidelines, and Policy and Practice Implications,” on Monday, Oct. 17, at NIH.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 18:06:56 -0400
Sellers of Supple, a glucosamine and chondroitin liquid supplement, settle Federal Trade Commission charges on false advertising.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 18:20:16 -0400
In this blog post, Dr. Partap Khalsa welcomes applicants for a program director position in the NCCIH Division of Extramural Research’s Basic and Mechanistic Research Branch.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:27:00 -0400
American adults with some form of musculoskeletal pain are more likely to use complementary health approaches than people without one of these pain disorders, according to recent data from the National Health Interview Survey.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 12:21:48 -0400
Colds are a leading reason for visiting a doctor and for missing school or work. To prevent or treat colds some people turn to complementary health approaches such as herbs, vitamins, and minerals. This issue provides information on “what the science says” about some of these practices for the flu and for the common cold, including zinc, vitamin C, echinacea, probiotics, nasal saline irrigation, buckwheat honey, and geranium extract.