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Effects of a high-fat diet are reduced with the golden tickseed

EFFECTS OF A HIGH-FAT DIET ARE REDUCED WITH THE GOLDEN TICKSEED

Good news for diabetics: A study, published in Chinese Herbal Medicines, revealed that the golden tickseed can be used to treat insulin...

 
 
 
The spikenard, a staple in traditional Chinese medicine, is an effective treatment for cardiovascular disease

THE SPIKENARD, A STAPLE IN TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE, IS AN EFFECTIVE TREATMENT FOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

With cardiovascular disease among the leading causes of death worldwide, a lot of time is spent on research to find possible ways to...

Warp Drive's Odyssey Ends with a Buyout-By Revolution, Not Sanofi

WARP DRIVE'S ODYSSEY ENDS WITH A BUYOUT-BY REVOLUTION, NOT SANOFI

Warp Drive Bio started up in 2012 with a potential buyer, Sanofi, already in place. Six years later the Cambridge, MA, company is being...

 
 
 
TV ads would need to list drug prices under Trump proposal

TV ADS WOULD NEED TO LIST DRUG PRICES UNDER TRUMP PROPOSAL

The proposal, unveiled by HHS Secretary Alex Azar, aims to add information on prices to television spots, which typically contain extensive...

Putting your fingers up your nose could spread bacteria which cause pneumonia

PUTTING YOUR FINGERS UP YOUR NOSE COULD SPREAD BACTERIA WHICH CAUSE PNEUMONIA

Researchers led by the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine say it would be unrealistic to tell children to stop touching their noses...

 
 
 
Medicinal cannabis oil will be available on prescription soon

MEDICINAL CANNABIS OIL WILL BE AVAILABLE ON PRESCRIPTION SOON

From November 1, UK laws will change to allow cannabis-based products for medicinal use to be prescribed in England, Scotland and Wales,...

Medicinal plants for skin disorders: Healers in rural areas of South Africa that don't have modern healthcare effectively use plants without side effects

MEDICINAL PLANTS FOR SKIN DISORDERS: HEALERS IN RURAL AREAS OF SOUTH AFRICA THAT DON'T HAVE MODERN HEALTHCARE EFFECTIVELY USE PLANTS WITHOUT SIDE EFFECTS

A study made by researchers from the University of Johannesburg has shed light on the therapeutic effect of plants commonly used by...

 
 
 
Study: Reflexion Health Virtual Therapy System Reduces Rehab Costs

STUDY: REFLEXION HEALTH VIRTUAL THERAPY SYSTEM REDUCES REHAB COSTS

Reflexion Health, which has developed a “virtual physical therapy” system for patients recovering from surgery, said results from a...

WHICH OVER-THE-COUNTER MEDICATIONS ARE SAFE FOR DOGS?

We consider our dogs family members, so it's a natural instinct to turn to your medicine cabinet to relieve your dog's mild ailments....

 
 
 
Neem oil found to be effective at fighting sleeping sickness

NEEM OIL FOUND TO BE EFFECTIVE AT FIGHTING SLEEPING SICKNESS

A study published in the African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines revealed that taking neem oil may...

Alnylam Won't Seek Quick FDA Nod For Second RNAi Drug

ALNYLAM WON'T SEEK QUICK FDA NOD FOR SECOND RNAI DRUG

A few weeks ago, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals indicated it might seek a speedy FDA approval for what could be the second-ever RNA interference...

 
 
 
Homocysteine: What Is It & What Levels Are Normal?

HOMOCYSTEINE: WHAT IS IT & WHAT LEVELS ARE NORMAL?

As a functional medicine practitioner, it's my job to uncover the root causes of why you're feeling less than 100 percent. By running...

15 Top Chinese Herbs to Improve Health & Lower Disease Risk

15 TOP CHINESE HERBS TO IMPROVE HEALTH & LOWER DISEASE RISK

Herbal medicine is an integral part of Chinese culture and the practice of traditional Chinese Medicine. The emperor Shen Nong is said...

 
 
 
Ajwa dates preserve liver function in cancer patients

AJWA DATES PRESERVE LIVER FUNCTION IN CANCER PATIENTS

Most people have recently found an increased interest in alternative medicines for cancer treatment, thanks to rising mortality rates...

Personalized Medicine Approach for Chronic Blood Cancer Patients

PERSONALIZED MEDICINE APPROACH FOR CHRONIC BLOOD CANCER PATIENTS

Eight different genetic subgroups of chronic blood cancer that link with patterns of clinical disease and patient prognosis identified....

 
 
 
Overfishing and Modern-Day Slavery

OVERFISHING AND MODERN-DAY SLAVERY

Tufts' Jessica Sparks researches the connections between fishing stock declines worldwide and forced labor on the open seas

Is the Next Big Step in Cancer Therapy Personalized Vaccines?

IS THE NEXT BIG STEP IN CANCER THERAPY PERSONALIZED VACCINES?

Tamara Strauss has been living with high-grade, stage IV pancreatic neuroendocrine cancer for more than three years. Current treatments,...

 
 
 
Red Dead Redemption 2 Weapon Customization Detailed

RED DEAD REDEMPTION 2 WEAPON CUSTOMIZATION DETAILED

Red Dead Redemption 2 looks to be a shockingly precise cowboy simulator, right down to some survivalist mechanics like hunting and...

A compound found in many medicinal herbs shown to prevent cancer, blood vessel growth

A COMPOUND FOUND IN MANY MEDICINAL HERBS SHOWN TO PREVENT CANCER, BLOOD VESSEL GROWTH

Angiogenesis, the process of forming new blood vessels, begins even before humans are born. Although important to sustaining life,...