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Researchers “discover” herbal sleep remedy

Researchers “discover” herbal sleep remedy – use of valerian root by herbalists validated by Nestle Research Center Researchers “Discover” Herbal Sleep Remedy Basel, Switzerland: Valerian root is an herb that has been used for many years by herbalists to deal with anxiety and insomnia. Researchers at the Nestle Research Center in Switzerland have recently investigated […]

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Guilt-free frozen desserts – Culinary Vegetarian Delights, includes recipes

Guilt-free frozen desserts – Culinary Vegetarian Delights, includes recipes – column Victoria Moran Guilt-Free Frozen Desserts Ever since the emperor Nero sent runners off to collect snow that would be mixed with fruit and honey for ancient “sherbet,” there has been a love affair between the human palate and frozen desserts. Marco Polo is credited […]

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The romantic death; in the 19th century, tuberculosis was so prevalent that poets, artists and musicians glorified the spirituality of the disease

The romantic death; in the 19th century, tuberculosis was so prevalent that poets, artists and musicians glorified the spirituality of the disease – Special Issue: Tuberculosis Instead of acute terro, in many observers and victims of the fatal disease the attitude was one of lofty melancholy. Tuberculosis had gained the reputation of being spirutal, a […]

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Vaccines: Are They Really Safe and Effective?

Vaccines: Are They Really Safe and Effective? – book reviews From the Anti-Vaccination Literature Miller makes a case for extreme wariness when comtemplating vaccination because it could be responsible for a multitude of childhood disorders not clearly linked to the act of inoculation. Childhood behavior disorders, hyperactivity and learning disorders, he is convinced, can be […]

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Antipsychotic drug linked to dangerous side effects

Antipsychotic drug linked to dangerous side effects – Brief Article On April 16, 2003, Janssen Pharmaceutica, Inc., announced that its antipsychotic drug Risperdal (risperidone) might cause stroke or transient ischemic attack (a temporary reduction of blood flow to the head), among other adverse cerebrovascular effects. The warnings were added to the package insert for the […]

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Resetting the internal clock when seasons change

Resetting the internal clock when seasons change Resetting the Internal Clock When Seasons change Scientists have found that carefully timed exposure to bright lights might prove a quick and effective treatment for certain sleep disorders. Charles Czeisler, M.D., Ph.D., Richard Kronauer, Ph.D. and their colleagues at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard University report that […]

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False despair – alternative cancer therapies vs. chemotherapy

False despair – alternative cancer therapies vs. chemotherapy – column Ralph W. Moss False Despair A man called me the other day, a professor at a local college. His friend, a 47-year-old woman he wanted to marry, had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, and he desperately wanted my advice on alternatives. When he told me […]

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Surprise—There is No Health-Care Crisis

Surprise—There is No Health-Care Crisis – modern medicine needs to give more attention to the part nutrition plays in good health Emanuel Cheraskin We hear endless talk about a health-care crisis. But the facts are clear–there really isn’t one. The crisis is in medical care, medical insurance, medical procedures, and medical costs. All these come […]

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Self-healing—a challenge to modern medicine

Self-healing—a challenge to modern medicine William Renaurd The body contains infinite wisdom and vast armies at its command that can conquer illness, extend life, vanquish adversity, and perform miracles. How did the human race manage to survive so many onslaughts of disease, epidemics, famine, and upheavals without the aid of modern drugs, skilled physicians, and […]

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Some tea and wine may cause cancer

Some tea and wine may cause cancer – tannin, found in tea and red wine, linked to esophageal cancer Some Tea And Wine May Cause Cancer Evidence from around the world shows a correlation between tannin, an ingredient found in tea, and cancer of the esophagus. For those who have given up coffee to seek […]