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Chinese herb relieves daily asthma symptoms

Press TV A traditional Chinese herbal remedy may be significantly helpful in relieving daily symptoms of asthmatic patients, Japanese researchers say. A study of more than 270 patients with asthma who either received a Chances mixture or standard treatment demonstrated … Continue reading

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Beating acne may be a matter of thyme: Herbal cream ‘more effective’ than prescription gel

Fiona Macrae Daily Mail Beating acne may be simply a matter of thyme. Research shows that the herb may be better at zapping spots than expensive creams, gels and lotions, including some are available on prescription. It may also be … Continue reading

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Ten Steps to Optimum Health – Part 1

Dr. James Chappell Natural Society For over 40 years, I have been a voracious reader. Back in the day, I subscribed to 25 journals or more each month. In addition, I tried to read two or more books per month. … Continue reading

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Q&A: Herbs for Chemotherapy

Question: Discuss some herbs that may be helpful for someone taking chemotherapy. Explain why they may be recommended. Answer: Three herbs that are helpful during chemotherapy are: Echinacea – is an immune booster during chemotherapy where the immune is compromised due … Continue reading

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Q&A: Guarana in Energy Drinks

Question: Discuss the contraindications associated with guarana that is found in most energy drinks. Answer: Guarana’s contraindications are: Avoid caffeine during pregnancy as increases in caffeine aare present in mother’s milk, has been associated with fetal loss, low birth weight and … Continue reading

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Chinese herb mix may cool hot flashes a bit

Source: Reuters A mix of certain traditional Chinese herbs thought to have weak estrogen-like activity might help ease menopausal hot flashes, a small clinical trial suggests. But the herbal mix, dubbed Jiawei Qing’e Fang, is not widely available. And while … Continue reading

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