You can't get crystal healing on the NHS. The Department of Health doesn't fund faith healing. And most doctors believe magnets are best stuck on fridges, not patients. But ask for a treatment in which
Many of us have started to embrace the use of alternative medicine, but acupuncture, with its qi, yin, and meridians, still raises eyebrows While many practices in alternative medicine are slowly but making
Getting poked could perk you up. Acupuncture may be a viable treatment for depression, suggests a new British study. Researchers found depression patients who received acupuncture saw similar mental health
LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists derided research published on Tuesday that suggested ear acupuncture may help people lose weight, saying the study’s design was flawed and its conclusions highly implausible.
"Added sugars" are those added during processing or preparation, not those that occur naturally in fruit or milk. The scientists fed the mice a diet that got its added sugars from half fructose and half
Scientific American's September 2013 issue is dedicated to all things food, very scientifically described as a thing that "started as a fuel, became a passion, ignited a global crisis — and made us human."
5 unconventional flours to give any dish a nutritional boost When it comes to flour, there's no longer a one-bag-fits-all policy. Products made from nuts, soy, and ancient grains have sprouted on store
Nearly a decade of extra life -- that's what you get when you move away from eating animal foods and toward a plant-based diet. This is really exciting science for anyone seeking healthy longevity! Nearly
Our definition of a plant-based diet allows for modest amounts of fish and lean meat. But more importantly, choosing a diet heavy in fruits and veggies may help ward off chronic diseases and keep you in
Traditional doctors are so focused on the use of targeted therapies that they refuse to even acknowledge the use of therapies like nutrition and are loathe to even want to do proper research in this area.
For Brendan Brazier it all started with a smoothie. The former Ironman triathlete and ultra-marathon champion said he decided to change to a vegan diet as a high school athlete hoping to turn professional.
By Natalie San Luis The poses, breathing and meditation in a yoga class may do more than help you relax and feel centered. A review of evidence shows that it might relieve low Back Pain as well. Researchers
The practice of yoga asana, the practice of meditation, the practice of writing: In each of these, commitment and repetition coalesce into ritual, and ritual both holds and creates meaning. In our lives.
Yoga Xpress is for those of you who just don't have time to get to a class and want a less-than-20-minute routine for the road or at home. Meet Alex Curtis, yoga expert from Core Power Yoga on Wilshire