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The health risks of supplements and alternative medicine  The Washington Post

A few weeks ago, a patient came to me complaining of nausea, muscle weakness and fatigue. Her urine was tea-colored despite drinking loads of water.

No bond for Radford alternative medicine therapist  Roanoke Times

RADFORD — More details of the allegations against an alternative medicine therapist were outlined during a Tuesday court hearing, including that he ...

More charges filed against Radford alternative medicine practioner  Roanoke Times

Martin V. Riding, the Radford alternative medicine practitioner charged in June with dozens of counts of performing procedures without a proper license, was ...

How the Use of Alternative Medicine Hurts Survival Rates in Patients with Cancer  Cancer Network

Two doctors discuss their research on how use of alternative over traditional medicine affects survival rates in patients with cancer and how oncologists can ...

This Lupus Patient Wants Alternative Medicine to Be Available to Everyone  Philadelphia magazine

Meet Desiree Ivey, a lupus patient who wants alternative medicine to be everyone and one of our Health Hero Challenge semifinalists.

Zanzibar Registers Traditional Healers  Voice of America

The Tanzanian territory of Zanzibar is registering traditional healers to set up rules for the popular health workers who operate outside the health care system.

Radford alternative medicine therapist, facing 70+ charges including sex crimes, denied bond  Lynchburg News and Advance

RADFORD — More details of the allegations against an alternative medicine therapist were outlined during a Tuesday court hearing, including that he ...

My Holistic / “Alternative” Medicine & Natural Foods Philosophy  Patheos

Originally posted in several snippets on the Coming Home Network forum, with some additional material from private correspondence (my side only).

Google Becomes Evil  Common Dreams

For many years, public perception of Google was that of a friendly giant with its techno-hippie ethos and stated agenda to make the world a better place. Whether ...

'Concerning': Vitamin Use in Men With Prostate Cancer Increasing  Medscape

Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use is increasing among men with prostate cancer, but an expert advises steering patients away from vitamins.

1933 Industries subsidiary inks licensing deal with cannabis vaporizer manufacturer PLUGplay  Proactive Investors USA & Canada

Alternative Medicine Association will produce distillate and vape pens under the PLUGplay brand.

Potential dangers of alternative medicine  SFGate

A few weeks ago, a patient came to me complaining of nausea, muscle weakness and fatigue. Her urine was tea-colored despite drinking loads of water.

New alternative medicine spot Bodyworks Reiki now open in Encino  Hoodline Los Angeles

Looking for a new spot to get alternative medicine and more? A new business is here to help. The new arrival to Encino, called BodyWorks Reiki, is located at ...

LASG to strengthen PHCs, alternative medicine  The Punch

Dayo Ojerinde. The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi has said the present administration in the state will commit more resources to ...

Does eating organic produce reduce risk of cancer?  Chicago Daily Herald

Do organic fruits and vegetables reduce the risk of cancer beyond conventionally grown fruits and vegetables? A recent study published in the Journal of the ...

7 Colleges to Study Alternative Medicine  Times Square Chronicles

At present, alternative medicine is a part of the curriculum in medical colleges. Future healthcare professionals study this subject as it becomes increasingly ...

Leading Bellevue Medspa A-to-Zen Cosmetic Surgery & Aesthetics Expands Menu With SkinPen® Microneedling in Bellevue, WA  Yahoo Finance

A-to-Zen Cosmetic Surgery & Aesthetics, a leading medical spa in Bellevue, WA, has added SkinPen® microneedling to its leading menu of cosmetic treatments.

LuxInbound: LigneSante is Paving the Way for an Integrated Health System  Yahoo Finance

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Sept. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LigneSante today announced they are diverting their energy and resources to the advancement of ...

MEDICAL MARIJUANA | Local doctors approved to prescribe medical marijuana  Centerville Daily Iowegian

Approved practitioners who certify medical marijuana patients to participate in the program are in short supply in the state, but they play an integral role in ...

Should Primary Care Doctors Start To Offer Cosmetic Procedures? Yes, According To ABM Medical  Forbes

Dr. Maryam Mortezaiefard and Dr. Mina Mortezai integrated cosmetic procedures into their general practice after an increase in requests by their patients.

Young Chinese patients get taste of Western 'alternative medicine'  AsiaOne

Wearing a round, red plastic nose, a colourful suit, and sometimes an outrageous wig, Song Longchao is affectionately referred to as "clown brother" by his ...

Fast MRIs offer alternative to CT scans for pediatric head injuries  Science Daily

Researchers have released a study that shows that a new imaging method 'fast MRI' is effective in identifying traumatic brain injuries in children, and can avoid ...

About 30% of Canadians suffer from a sleep disorder — and less is known about women's insomnia  CBC News

Frustration: that's the word Vancouverite Jacqueline Sinclair uses most often to describe her insomnia. Increasingly, doctors and sleep experts recognize that ...

From Ayurveda to Acupuncture: 6 types of careers in alternative medicine  India Today

Alternative medicine careers such as Ayurveda, massage therapy, acupuncture, energy healing, etc. are rising in popularity in current times. Here are 6 types of ...

Reflexology awareness week in NH  Patch.com

Reflexology awareness week in NH - Nashua, NH - Governor Sununu has proclaimed Reflexology awareness week in NH September 23- 29, 2019.

The Well: Helping Stressed Out Workers Find Zen  Forbes

Rebecca Parekh: Once a stressed out finance worker looking for better health, Parekh refined her dream of a wellness center in Manhattan over 10 years.

These Numbers Will Blow Your Mind – 5 Dispensary Statistics  KHTS Radio

Since the mid-90s the states have one by one started legalizing marijuana to treat people for certain medical conditions.

Alternative Medicines Market Growth, Trends and Value Chain 2016-2024  Bee Tribune

Alternative medicines include treatments other than allopathic. Alternative medicine treatments include systems with healing ability such as acupuncture, ...

Health Alerts: 'Miracle' drink, trampolines, bath toys, and more  AAP News

'Miracle' drink products sold online can make kids sick. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning people not to drink products with names like Miracle ...

Global AYUSH and Alternative Medicine Market 2019 Share, Size, Global Trend, Market Analysis and Forecast to  EIN News

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global AYUSH and Alternative Medicine Market Size, Status and Forecast 2019-2025” New Document to its Studies Database.

Why Educating for Alternative Pain Management Instead of Opioids Has Become a Personal Mission  RiverBender.com

EDWARDSVILLE - The opioid crisis is a hot button, controversial topic like politics, vaccines and climate change. Everyone has an opinion on what caused.

New innovative report on Complementary And Alternative Medicine Market by Disease Type, Segmentation, Drug Class and End User – Global Industry Analysis and Forecast To 2025  Pledge Times

The Global Complementary And Alternative Medicine Market report aims to provide a complete 360-degree view of the market in terms of cutting-edge ...

Science and Health Questions for Tonight's Democratic Debate  American Council on Science and Health

The other day, CNN hosted a 7-hour long climate change town hall for the Democratic presidential candidates. This, of course, isn't the only scientific topic of ...

Medical marijuana clinic opens in St. Joseph  News-Press Now

A clinic specializing in medical marijuana certifications has opened in St. Joseph.

The Irrational Ape: how flawed logic puts the world in danger  Irish Times

Book review: David Robert Grimes presents critical thought as bulwark against fascism and fraud. The incorrect targeting of sparrows in 1958 contributed to the ...

Alternative Medicines and Therapies Market Estimated to Experience a Hike in Growth by 2020  Market Forecast

Alternative medicines and therapies refer to natural method of treatment which is different from conventional or pharmaceutical medicines. Alternative medical ...

Notoginseng Extract Market to Remain Lucrative During 2019-2027  Commerce Gazette

The notoginseng extract is obtained from Parax notoginseng plant. The notoginseng extract is mainly used in pharmaceutical products. the pharmaceutical ...

Tradicional Chinese Medical Treatment: an Alternative for Your Health  The Costa Rica News

Acupuncture is a form of alternative treatment based on principles of traditional Chinese medicine and it is done by inserting fine needles at certain points of the ...

Alternative and Complementary Medicine Market Analysis by Growth, Size (Value and Volume), Trends 2025  Rapid News Network

Global Alternative and Complementary Medicine Market: Snapshot. Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) refers to medical products and practices ...

New Market Report: Global Homeopathic Medicine Market Competitive Insights, Influencing Factors, Market Size & Forecasting  SocioHerald

Global Homeopathic Medicine IndustryGlobal Homeopathic Medicine Industry GrowthGlobal Homeopathic Medicine Industry ReportGlobal Homeopathic ...

AYUSH and Alternative Medicine Market 2019 Global Insights and Trends | Baidyanath, Himalya Herbals, Ganga Pharmaceuticals, Patanjali, Hamdard  ScoopJunction

The AYUSH and Alternative Medicine Market report is a collection of pragmatic information, quantitative and qualitative estimation by industry experts, the ...

Alternative For Treating Recurring Urinary Tract Infections  Anti Aging News

The researchers concluded that ba zheng powder is an effective alternative treatment for recurrent urinary tract infections.

Will ensure quality in medical education  THE WEEK

NOTHING IS asambhav (impossible), says Dr Harsh Vardhan, if the country defines its goals. The job of India's health minister is a tightrope walk—from tackling ...

AYUSH Grid: A national network for alternative medicine  Hyderus Cyf

The Union Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) will develop an 'AYUSH Grid', connecting alternative ...

An alternative medicine boost from the Centre  Hyderus Cyf

India is taking a big leap to promote alternative medicine and opening 12,500 centres is a significant step in this direction, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has ...

'University of last resort': Philosophy professor responds to St. Cloud State's layoffs  St. Cloud Times

Students make their way between classes past a school logo Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, at St. Cloud State University in St. Cloud. (Photo: Dave Schwarz ...

Why do people believe the Earth is flat?  The Globe and Mail

Cory Doctorow is the co-editor of Boing Boing and a writer whose books include Information Doesn't Want To Be Free. He will be appearing at 6 Degrees ...

Hippy medicines are often contaminated with animal DNA, and more dangerous things. Plus other stuff we ingest (warning: don’t eat while reading this)  The Advertiser

When Australian scientists analysed a stack of Complementary and Alternative Medicines CAMs — tablets, powders and teas — they found almost half of them ...

Indian Health Minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey is working on cow urine to prepare medicines  Gulf News

India's Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Choubey, on Sunday said that the country is seriously working on using cow urine for preparation ...

Ayush Ministry may soon set up 4,000 health centres  Millennium Post

New Delhi: If all goes as per the plan, the AYUSH Ministry may soon be able to establish about 4000 health and wellness centres in the country in the next three ...

Alternative Healthcare Providers Market Share, Size, Future Demand, Global Research, Top Leading Player, Emerging Trends and Forecast to 2027  Market Reports

Complementary or Alternative medicine(CAM) refers to different medical therapies and systems outside of conventional healthcare to improve and treat the ...

Does Pee Cure Acne: I Tried It - Urine Therapy for Skin Breakouts  Cosmopolitan

I tried wiping pee on my breakouts to help treat my acne, and also talked to a dermatologist, Dr. Mona Gohara, to find out if urine therapy helps your skin.

Long-acting injectable multi-drug implant shows promise for HIV prevention and treatment  Science Daily

UNC researchers have created an injectable multi-drug delivery system that is removable, biodegradable and effective for up to a year in some cases.

The Main Reasons Why Drivers Should Carry PIP Auto Insurance  Yahoo Finance

LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / September 21, 2019 / Carinsurancehints.com has released a new video that explains why drivers should buy PIP car ...

Women, pain and anti-vaxxers: Why medicine is due for a feminist reckoning  The Spinoff

Gabrielle Jackson is a Sydney-based Guardian journalist who has written a book about her pain, and the pain of women, and the ways in which the medical ...

A Third of People With Cancer Use Alternative Medicine. Here's Why That Could Be Dangerous  TIME

A third of cancer patients use alternative therapies like supplements and yoga. These are the benefits—and drawbacks.

Here's help to achieve that work-life balance  Henley Standard

ORGANISERS of a new health and wellbeing festival in Henley say they aim to show you how to achieve the right work-life balance. Healthy Body, Healthy Mind ...

Psoriasis patients turn to alternative medicine when traditional treatments fail  Science Daily

A recent survey from the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences found patients with psoriasis frequently use complementary or alternative therapies to ...

Radford alternative medicine therapist charged with 64 counts of practicing without a license  Roanoke Times

A Radford alternative medicine practitioner was arrested Monday on dozens of charges tied to performing procedures without a proper license.

Use of Alternative Medicine as a Replacement for Conventional Cancer Treatment  Cancer Therapy Advisor

This fact sheet describes the known effects of forgoing conventional anticancer therapy in favor of alternative treatment approaches.

Cleaning Up Alternative Medicine's Mess  Medscape

Hormone supplementation seems to be alternative medicine's go-to strategy for whatever ails you, says Dr Plotzker. Cleaning up their mess can be quite a ...

Global AYUSH and Alternative Medicine Market Data Analysis, Growth, Demand & Forecast 2019-2024: Baidyanath, Himalya Herbals, Ganga Pharmaceuticals, Patanjali  Industry News USA

The global "AYUSH and Alternative Medicine Market" report comprises a valuable bunch of information that enlightens the most imperative sectors of the ...

Alternative medicine blooms in Cuba  The GroundTruth Project

HAVANA, Cuba — Just off of Avenida 23, one of Havana's busiest streets, lies a small shop, its storefront minimally decorated like most others in communist ...

The Facts About Integrative, Complementary or Alternative Medicine  Pancreatic Cancer News & Stories

Learn how integrative, complementary or alternative medicine (ICAM) can benefit pancreatic cancer patients and what questions to ask your healthcare team.

The future of alternative medicine: Let's talk about cannabidiol  dvm360

The use of cannabidiol (CBD) for medical conditions in veterinary medicine—most commonly for pain, anxiety and epilepsy—seems to be the most talked-about ...

Florida boy found in Kentucky at center of 'alternative medicine' debate  Courier Journal

Joshua "Noah" McAdams was found April 29 in Georgetown, Kentucky, along with his parents, who could face child neglect charges in Florida.

Alternative medicine practitioners may market bogus celiac tests, treatments  Reuters

(Reuters Health) - Looking online for alternative medicine providers to diagnose or treat celiac disease is a bad idea because many websites market unproven ...

Global $210.81 Bn Complementary and Alternative Medicine Market to 2026  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, April 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Complementary and Alternative Medicine Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Intervention ...

New Data to Steer Our Patients Away From Alternative Medicine  Medscape

David Kerr discusses study results that do not support the use of alternative medicine in cancer management.

Son with meningitis was fed smoothies, died. Parents acquitted.  Patheos

Why should parents with dangerous, extreme views, like anti-vaxxers and homeopathy wingnuts, be free to put their children at risk for irrational reasons?

The people in Gloucestershire fearing the lack of medicines due to the Brexit fall-out  Gloucestershire Live

A Government document said a wost-case scenario from No Deal Brexit would be a shortage of medical supplies.

Many Cancer Patients Take Alternative Meds But Don't Tell Their Doctors  U.S. News & World Report

By Robert Preidt, HealthDay Reporter. (HealthDay). THURSDAY, April 11, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- One out of every three U.S. cancer patients uses ...

Alternative Medicine in Jewish Law - Questions & Answers  Chabad.org

The purpose of this article is to discuss the attitude of Jewish law (halachah) towards the category of medicine sometimes referred to as complementary and ...

Many alternative medicine practitioners make false or misleading claims about treating celiac disease, study finds  MinnPost

Many practitioners of alternative medicine in the United States, such as chiropractors, acupuncturists and naturopaths, make false or misleading claims about the ...

Bail set for alternative medicine practitioner  Roanoke Times

RADFORD — Details of the accusations against a Radford alternative medicine practitioner began to emerge at a Thursday bond hearing at Radford Circuit ...

Is New Age Alternative Medicine Becoming More Scientific?  American Council on Science and Health

I've written in the past about anecdotal and case reports from “alternative or complementary” medicine arguing that these reports do not rise to what we would ...

Local 'alternative medicine' therapist charged with performing acts without license  WSET

RADFORD, Va. (WSET) -- An alternativemedicine therapist in Radford is facing 64 indictments. The Radford City Police Department arrested 66-year-old Martin ...

Vaginal Steaming Treatment Leaves Woman With Second-Degree Burns  Interesting Engineering

Yoni steaming is part of a growing trend for vaginal health. However, the doctors who published this report are convinced it is not healthy.

'The Magic Feather Effect' Takes a Look at Alternative Medicine  WCAI

Acupuncture, herbal remedies, homeopathy, and energy medicine are practices widely dismissed by the mainstream medical establishment as lacking any.

OPINION: Bid to stop ageing - research continues  IOL

New approach to ageing would make it possible for medical doctors to eventually prescribe medicines to slow the condition and ultimately death.

Paramedic fired for using alternative medicine wins wrongful termination suit  KYW Newsradio 1060

ATLANTIC COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Michael Senisch wants his job back. He had been a paramedic for AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center in South ...

This comedian duped the media into covering a bogus alternative medicine company  Poynter

It took one week and less than $1,000 for Mekki Leeper to convince people that buying used tissues could strengthen their immune systems. In the debut ...

Guide to Natural Cures  ConsumerReports.org

Consumer Reports' guide to natural cures, including advice on which provide real relief—and which are risky, harmful, or a waste of money.

The mind, the body and the puzzle of alternative medicine  The Washington Post

Melanie Warner explores the science and the effects of alternative medicine.

Major Survey Shows People Think Alternative Medicine Can Cure Cancer  Pancreatic Cancer News & Stories

When asked whether alternative medicines alone could cure cancer, nearly 40 percent of Americans recently surveyed answered yes. “This is a dangerous ...

Alternative medicine therapist in Radford facing charges  Seattle Times

RADFORD, Va. (AP) — Authorities in southwest Virginia have charged an practitioner of alternative medicine with 65 counts of performing procedures without a ...

Complementary and alternative medicine platform CAMP launch, nutrition e-commerce  NutraIngredients.com

A Belgium-based entrepreneur has developed an online booking platform for complementary and alternative medicine practitioners, set to integrate nutritional ...

Focused on Mental Health: Alternative Medicine  WJTV

In a Focused on Mental Health web extra, Angel Idowu sat in on a reiki session with local reiki master, Lisa Showalter. Known as a form of alternative, reiki ...

Alternative-Medicine Advocate Weil Gives $15M to UA Center  Arizona Public Media

Author and alternative-medicine advocate Dr. Andrew Weil announced a major gift Tuesday to the integrative medicine center he founded in Tucson 25 years ...

List of Lists: Alternative Medicine  Colorado Springs Business Journal

See the top 5 alternative medicine businesses in Colorado Springs, from CSBJ's Book of Lists, ranked by patient visits.

A Chinese alternative medicine empire is under fire after doctors say it gave jujube tea to a 4-year old cancer patient  The Washington Post

For 15 years, Quanjian Group touted all kinds of miraculous products, growing into a $3 billion-a-year behemoth.

Alternative therapies for cancer: Do they do more harm than good?  Medical News Today

How many people with cancer use complementary and alternative therapies? And do these interfere with conventional treatments? A new study investigates.

Cancer: Alternative therapies are popular but risky  Medical News Today

Two new studies, presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology 2018 Congress, show that people with sarcoma often take complementary and ...

Global Complementary and Alternative Medicine Market 2019-2026 By Intervention (Botanical, Acupuncture, Mind, Body, Yoga) & Distribution (Direct Contact, E-training) - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Complementary and Alternative Medicine Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Intervention (Botanical, ...

All you need to know about e-cigarettes and the reason behind its ban  TheHealthSite

In India, over 10 million people die every year due to tobacco use, says WHO. This international body also revealed that there are approximately 120 million ...

How should we handle complementary and alternative medicine? | Cosmos  Cosmos

The public needs more information to understand how and when to use medical treatments without formal scientific backing. Paul Biegler explains.

What you should know about CBD, America's new favorite alternative medicine  Tribune-Review

Cannabidiol is everywhere — from chocolates to bath bombs and lotions to dog treats. Purported benefits of the cannabis-derived products run the gamut.

Man Who Sells Alternative “Medicine” Insists He Saw Jesus When He Died  Patheos

Mike King, a businessman from Decatur, Illinois, would like you to know he saw Jesus when he died. And if you thinking, “But he didn't die. He's telling us about ...

1933 Industries' Alternative Medicine Association Enters into Licensing Agreement and Strategic Alliance with DNA Genetics to Bring Premium Cannabis Products to the Nevada Market  PRNewswire

Globally Recognized Leader in Cannabis Genetics Selects AMA as a Partner in Las Vegas VANCOUVER, April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - 1933 Industries Inc. (the ...

Piecing the puzzle together: How alternative medicine helped save Jackie Lithgow's life  WHP Harrisburg

Jackie Lithgow was in the wrong place at the wrong time when a fight broke out nearly five years ago at Bloomsburg University. It lead to a traumatic brain injury ...

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