Integrative Medicine

An Open Letter to Josie Briggs, MD, on Your Decade Directing Integrative Health Research at NIH

Dear Josie, a.k.a. NCCIH Director <i>Emeritus</i>:<p>I address you familiarly now. This is a decade after long-timers in the culture clashes of alternative medicine with medicine’s dominant school discovered that an unknown to us named Josephine Briggs, MD had been selected to fill a powerful position in our …

Naturopathic Medicine

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation: An Emerging Therapy

<b>How cranioelectrotherapy stimulation works</b>Cranioelectrotherapy stimulation (CES), also called transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) or …

The Brain

UH receives $6.5 million gift for Connor Integrative Health Network

Sara and Chris Connor donated $6.5 million to Connor Integrative Health Network at University Hospitals, bringing their total giving to $8.5 …

Health Care

When Nature Meets Science

Integrative Medicine is the next wave in healthcare

Alternative Medicine

Integrative Medicine is the Key to Reducing Health Disparities

Integrative medicine is often seen in our culture to be for the wealthy, involving expensive supplements and treatments that low-income patients …

Massage Therapy

Is Spice Rack Staple Turmeric a Health Star?

Alternative Medicine

Nourish Your Brain in Five Minutes a Day

Your quality of life depends on the circulation in your brain.<p>To thrive, your brain needs a huge amount of oxygen and glucose– even more than your …


The New Science of Successfully Breaking Bad Habits

Source: rnl/Shutterstock<p>The Science of Behavior Change (SOBC) initiative wants to help each of us make healthier behaviors a part of our daily …

Alternative Medicine

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Mayo Clinic

Is Acupuncture the Miracle Remedy for Everything?

Acupuncture sounds scary, but there’s proof it could help — a lot<p>If you’re new to holistic healing as a type of treatment, acupuncture can seem a bit …

Alternative Medicine

Creeping quackery: “Integrative” cancer care spreading in NIH-supported centers | Ars Technica

Shifty and vague language provides a slippery slope to homeopathy.<p>More than 60 percent of NIH-supported comprehensive cancer centers in the US …


Awesome Wellness Cruises for Your Body and Mind

Seabourn is set to elevate its partnership with renowned physician and best-selling author Dr. Andrew Weil with a pair of upcoming theme cruises …

Which Breeds of Dogs Are Best for Your Health?

Source: Creative Commons License CC0<p>According to research, owning a dog may be associated with better health and longevity. However some new data …


Harvard Epidemiologists' Rx: Moderate-to-Vigorous Exercise

A new Harvard study on the long-term benefits of aerobic exercise reports that moderate-to-vigorous physical activity may reduce mortality by up to …


Unconventional Medicine with Chris Kresser – Harder to Kill Radio #76

Chris Kresser’s on a mission to teach the world about the power of unconventional medicine, and he shares more with us on Harder to Kill Radio …


To Improve Sleep and Reduce Anxiety, Add More Magnesium to Your Diet

“If there’s one supplement that is absolutely essential, it’s magnesium,” Dr. Dennis Goodman, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at New York …