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Post-surgical acupuncture helped slash use of opioid medications

Participants who received traditional acupuncture reduced their need for opiate medication by a stunning two thirds, when compared to those who did not receive acupuncture.

Source: NaturalHealth365
Date posted: 26/11/2020

Herbal Medicine Mental Illness Relief

Independent investigations find Chinese herbal medicine effective for the reduction of symptoms associated with a type of mental illness, termed Bai He (百合) disease within the traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) system.

Source: HealthCMi
Date posted: 26/11/2020

Study: Acupressure Eases Chronic Lower Back Pain

Did you know that chronic lower back pain is the leading cause of disability, worldwide? Experts estimate that around 80% of the population will experience back pain at some time in their lives.

Source: GreenMedinfo
Date posted: 25/11/2020

Yoga helps manage symptoms in atrial fibrillation patients

Some of the symptoms of atrial fibrillation include shortness of breath, heart palpitations, irregular pulse, racing heart rate, chest pain, dizziness, and fatigue. New research has found that practising yoga regularly eases the symptoms associated with AFib.

Source: NaturalHealth365
Date posted: 23/11/2020

The Little Things that Affect Your Health

Every several weeks I get this funky headache. Ground zero is a knot on the left side of my upper back. It tightens up and then it gets dull and achy, and after a while it becomes downright painful all the way up into my forehead.

Source: Health Insights
Date posted: 22/11/2020

Acupuncture For COVID-19 Loss Of Smell And Taste

Acupuncture demonstrates clinical efficacy for postviral recovery from the loss of the sense of smell.

Source: HealthCMi
Date posted: 21/11/2020

Fish Oil May Protect Brain From Air Pollution Damage

"We should assume that air quality in our country will continue to worsen. Encouraging our patients to eat fish regularly—2 servings a week as suggested by Chen et al’s study—is certainly prudent, pragmatic, and advisable. Doing so will provide some “locus of control” to our patients, giving them a sense that they still have some way to influence their future and their health."

Source: Natural Medicine Journal
Date posted: 18/11/2020

Natural Ways to Relieve Stress, According to a Leading Integrative MD

Unfortunately, you can’t avoid stress completely. But you can take specific steps to help your mind and body calm down — even in the face of non-stop stressors.

Source: Dr. Axe
Date posted: 17/11/2020

5 Health Benefits of Houseplants

Houseplants have been going in and out of vogue ever since the early Greeks and Romans starting bringing their plants in from the outdoors. The benefits they confer should make us consider them a necessity rather than an object of décor, because honestly, good health should never be out of style. If you need convincing, here are some of the ways that bringing plants inside helps us out.

Source: Treehugger
Date posted: 16/11/2020

Why Developing Resilience May Be the Most Important Thing You Can Do for Your Well-Being Right Now

We wanted to know: Is resilience at the core of their ability to cope and thrive? The answer was overwhelmingly "Yes."

Source: Everyday Health
Date posted: 15/11/2020

What is Digital Eye Strain?

Working in front of a computer, whether it be in an office environment or a home, is more common than ever, so it’s no surprise that eye strain is becoming more prevalent as well. This is because our eyes are not designed to focus on digital devices all day, and doing so for long periods on a regular basis can cause some unpleasant results. In this article, we take a look at what digital eye strain is so that you can develop a better understanding of how to treat it in the future.

Source: Get Holistic Health
Date posted: 13/11/2020

389: Addressing the Root Cause of Eczema, Allergies and Asthma With Dr. Nelli Gluzman

I’m here with Dr. Nelli Gluzman, the founder and head physician at Blossom Pediatrics, a practice dedicated to helping families address the root cause of common childhood illnesses and problems. As with so many guests I met on the podcast, Dr. Nelli’s story started with trying to help someone close to her — her own daughter.

Source: Wellness Mama
Date posted: 11/11/2020



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