3 hrs ago
'S3: Science, Statistics and Skepticism' Kindle Giveaway
Fourat Janabi announced today that his new book, S3: Science, Statistics and Skepticism, will be free on Amazon's Kindle Store June 20 - 22, 2013.
9 hrs ago
Letting other system doctors give allopathic drugs dangerous IMA
The Indian Medical Association Wednesday opposed a health ministry directive allowing practitioners of homeopathy, ayurveda and siddha to dispense allopathic medicines for common health problems, saying it could prove to be dangerous.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Holistic Therapies For Horses
You may have heard the term 'holistic,' but what does it mean? Holistic means to treat the horse as a whole and not to look at just one specific thing.
Nutra Pharma Announces Radio Campaign for the Marketing of Its...
Nutra Pharma Corporation , a biotechnology company that is developing treatments for Multiple Sclerosis , Human Immunodeficiency Virus , Adrenomyeloneuropathy and Pain, announced today that New Vitality, a marketing and distribution company, has begun a test radio campaign to gauge the market acceptance of the Company's all-natural, non-addictive ... (more)
Has your MP read The Geek Manifesto? | Dr Mark Lorch
Jeremy Hunt was given the job of health secretary just months after receiving a copy of the Geek Manifesto.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Modern plan for medicine
New Delhi, June 17: Doctors of ayurveda and three other systems of medicine may be legally permitted to prescribe modern medicine under a controversial proposal from the Union health ministry that has angered sections of modern medics.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
The Town Talk
Roach: Side effects of melatonin?
Are there any side effects from taking this on a regular basis? -- B.D.F. Dr. Roach: Any vitamin, supplement, homeopathic medicine or prescription medicine has the potential to cause side effects.
The Winnipeg Free Press
I will admit I don't have all the answers, and I often second guess my 'expertise'.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Mass. insurer ends coverage of compounded drugs
The second largest health insurer in Massachusetts will soon stop covering specialty medications known as compounded drugs because of cost and safety concerns.
This Is Somerset
Homeopathic help offered to hayfever victims
WITH the sun now poking its head above the clouds every now and then, hayfever sufferers are starting to feel their seasonal symptoms.
The Somerville News
Remedies and info found at Herbstalk
Like a scented candle seemingly extinguished with breath, the fragrance of the candle-essence lingers and perseveres with summer's early breeze.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Buds N Bugs Ladies'-tress orchids
Spiranthes, commonly called Ladies'-tresses, is a group of orchids with flowers, usually white, that form a spiral around a slender stem.
LOVE: Carrying pregnant wife, Kerala man walks 40km to hospital
It is said that God helps those who help themselves and this saying is befitting for the tribal man who carried his pregnant wife and walked for a day to the hospital so that she could get proper treatment.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Don't claim acupuncture works, NHS hospital told: Institution...
An NHS hospital offering acupuncture has been slammed by watchdogs for making bogus claims about how the technique can cure a remarkable range of ills An NHS hospital offering acupuncture has been slammed by watchdogs for making bogus claims about how the technique can cure a remarkable range of ills.
Dandelions aren't just weeds in the yard - Discover how dandelions...
If you haven't already sprayed this year's crop of dandelions with Roundup or other herbicide - and you'd like to rid your lawn from unwanted vegetation - why not dig up your dandelions and make tea or eat them in salads, stews or a green smoothie? The common dandelion proliferating summer lawns is often considered a weed.
Smoke Deter - Natural & Effective Stop Smoking Product Now Available...
A new review of quit smoking products shows that it may be possible for consumers to quit smoking without expensive patches or nicotine replacement.
Sales of herbal and homeopathic remedies top $6.4 billion
It used to be called alternative medicine, but herbal and homeopathic remedies have gone mainstream as new research by Mintel indicates approximately a third of Americans are swapping OTC medicines for natural products to overcome common ailments.
I've never been to the doctors
In her entire life she hasn't met her GP, has never taken an antiobiotic and has never stepped in a hospital.
Pet Perspectives: Massage, Acupuncture Now The Norm For Ailing Pets
"Basically what I work on are older dogs. Many of them have had surgery on their knees, elbows or hips," says Vecchi.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Vitamins take Australia
The vitamins and supplements industry is big business in Australia, worth an estimated $1.5bn each year.