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  1. CM lends support to ayurvedaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Guwahati, Dec. 20: Chief minister Tarun Gogoi today called on Government Ayurvedic College to take the lead in research and development activities of the traditional system of medicine encompassing Assam, the Northeast and South East Asian countries. Addressing the 67th foundation day and annual function, Gogoi said there is a dire need to focus on research to develop the traditional system of medicine and asked the management of the college to take the lead in this regard.


  2. 4 Tips To Make This Christmas A Real CrackerRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    If you believe that Christmas tis the season to be jolly and full of joy, then make sure that you and your partner make the most of it. Make this Christmastime a memorable and exciting holiday for both you and your significant other.


  3. Plantain, a common driveway weed, is one of nature's most powerful medicinesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    ... membranes, making it ideal for coughs and mild bronchitis," wrote David Hoffmann, FNIMH, AHG, in his book Medical Herbalism: The Science and Practice of Herbal Medicine . The same astringent properties that make plantain an effective wound-healer ...


  4. Renoprotective effects of berberine and its possible molecular...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Renoprotective effects of berberine and its possible molecular mechanisms in combination of high-fat diet and low-dose streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Berberine , an effective compound of Chinese traditional herbal medicine, has preventive effects on diabetes and its complications.


  5. Oral granulated Chinese herbal medicine (YXBCM01) plus topical...Read the original story

    Friday | Trials Journal

    Probably related to immune dysfunction, psoriasis vulgaris is a chronic, painful, disfiguring and disabling dermatological disease, carrying an increased risk of serious comorbidities. Current conventional therapies can be costly, show risks of side effects and have limited efficacy, with relapse common on treatment cessation.


  6. Televised medical talk shows: Health education or entertainment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PhysOrg Weblog

    For millions of people around the world, televised medical talk shows have become a daily viewing ritual. Programs such as The Dr. Oz Show and The Doctors have attracted massive followings as charismatic hosts discuss new medical research and therapies while offering viewers their own recommendations for better health.


  7. The hunt for botanicalsRead the original story

    Friday | PressReleasePoint

    Herbal medicine can be a double-edged sword and should be more rigorously investigated for both its beneficial and harmful effects, say researchers writing in a special supplement of Science. Co-written by King's College London experts, the article reviews botanicals that have shown promising results in treating fibrosis or tissue scarring, along with some other herbs that are associated with pro-fibrotic damage to the liver, the kidney and some other organs.


  8. "The Plan Cookbook" Release and "The Plan" Release in PaperbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PR.com

    Hastings on Hudson, NY, December 19, 2014 -- -- Readers of Lyn-Genet Recitas' New York Times bestseller The Plan - a groundbreaking anti-inflammatory diet that has helped people eliminate the surprising "healthy" foods that were actually causing them to gain weight - have been clamoring for more recipes. "The Plan Cookbook" is on sale December 30, 2014.


  9. Eastern European herbal medicine beats Western therapy in kicking smoking habit: New Zealand studyRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Xinhuanet

    A cheap herbal product that has helped Eastern Europeans to quit smoking for the last 40 years is better than conventional nicotine replacement therapy used to help smokers quit in Western countries, New Zealand researchers said Thursday. The study was the first in the world and could lead to a cheaper method of quitting tobacco addiction in poorer countries, said researchers at the University of Auckland National Institute for Health Innovation.


  10. Herbal medicine for the management of polycystic ovary syndrome...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | BioMed Central

    Polycystic ovary syndrome is a prevalent, complex endocrine disorder characterised by polycystic ovaries, chronic anovulation and hyperandrogenism leading to symptoms of irregular menstrual cycles, hirsutism, acne and infertility. Evidence based medical management emphasises a multidisciplinary approach for PCOS, as conventional pharmaceutical treatment addresses single symptoms, may be contra-indicated, is often associated with side effects and not effective in some cases.


  11. Gift ideas for beauty product fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Star Online

    In conjunction with its 25th anniversary, Swiss line has the renowned Cell Shock range of products in a celebratory package aimed at delaying and minimising the signs of ageing. The special Christmas coffret contains eight specially formulated anti-ageing products within the Cell Shock range, with the coffret clad in classy gold.


  12. Rare, Not Exotic: Special Plants Found Right Here in ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Columbia Magazine

    Rare, Not Exotic: Special Plants Found Right Here in Columbia A unique essay about local treasures, prepared with the kind support and approval of the Columbia Parks Board By: Alicia Bosela Imagine walking outside through a doorway onto a lawn , past a Bradford pear tree , a privet hedge , and decorative winter creeper . Where might you be? Here in Columbia, New York, North Carolina, Illinois, some place overseas? Yes.


  13. Effective, Alternative Pain Relief Options for Aging AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Health News Digest

    The disproportionate growth of the senior population in the United States has created a rise in chronic conditions, greater demand for pain relief, overuse of pharmaceuticals and high prescription expenditures at a time when the physician shortage threatens longer waiting times and compromised quality of care. [1] Fortunately, complementary and alternative medicine , which includes chiropractic, massage therapy, acupuncture, nutritional medicine, naturopathy, herbalism, Ayurveda, Reiki, laser therapy and electrotherapy, offers less expensive, drug-free choices for pain relief.


  14. Free Yourself of Discomfort with the Help of Pain Management Doctors from Original Health InstituteRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PR Log

    A constant soreness in your neck or throbbing in your back should not be tolerated. A pain management doctor will stay with you every step of the way on your path to recovery after determining the best treatment.


  15. Effects of Kuan-Sin-Yin decoction on immunomodulation and tumorigenesis in mouse tumor modelsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | BioMed Central

    Complementary therapies are widely used among cancer patients. Kuan-Sin-Yin decoction, a popular qi-promoting herbal medicine, was constituted with several herbs known to exhibit immunomodulating or anticancer activity.


  16. Toy store celebrates new name, ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Madison Publishing

    Whoola Toys has taken over Great Games and Toys. The one and only toy store in Whistler became Whoola Toys as a result of change of ownership.


  17. City tour in search of history and storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Korea Herald

    A center in the southeastern part of the Korean Peninsula, Daegu is a city with abundant historical and cultural heritage. As it is also a geographical hub in the region, the Silla Dynasty once attempted to move its capital to Dalgubeol from Gyeongju.


  18. South Africa's Sangoma healersRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Newstime Africa

    The smell of freshly pounded medicinal plants fills the air in the Faraday area of Johannesburg, where over 60 herbalists and traditional ancestral healers have set up shop. Some male herbalists tie strings of dead animal skins on their foreheads and arms, while most female vendors wear the Kanga - a colorful traditional garment - with their faces painted in red clay.


  19. Dr_Bruhn updated Garcinia Cambogia - Shed Unwanted Fats Without...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Woking People

    ... old. Even so, it took a bit far more time for you to produce awareness and attain an outstanding rank in Western Herbalism. You may have recently heard about Garcinia Cambogia Extract, even if you don't think you have. Perhaps you've heard it ...


  20. Is Nutripuncture better than Acupuncture?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Examiner.com

    Although sticking needles in your body may not seem like an enjoyable way to spend time, it's a medical treatment that has aided people for thousands of years. Watch as Oprah, with the helping hand of Dr. Oz and licensed acupuncturist Daniel Hsu,... So you're multitasking like a fiend, operating to the maximum at home and at work, completely wired and exhausted by all that you have to do.