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Magnolia Bark Knocks Out Head and Neck Cancer Cells

In laboratory experiments, honokiol, a magnolia bark extract, halted the grown of cancer cells of the mouth, larynx, tongue and pharynx.

Probiotics Reduce Aggressively Negative Thoughts

A seven-species probiotic taken by healthy Dutch subjects for four weeks noticeably reduced attitudes of aggression, hopelessness and rumination.

Losing Pancreatic Fat Reverses Diabetes

After gastric band surgery and adopting a healthier diet, obese patients lost weight; but they also lost 0.6 grams of pancreatic fat and began producing normal amounts of insulin.

Ingrown Nails Linked to Over-Trimming

When nails are trimmed too closely—especially on big toes and thumbs—the risk of having ingrown or abnormally shaped nails increases.

Cloves Inhibit Cancer Growth

Clove extract stopped the development of ovarian, cervical, liver, colon breast and pancreatic cancers in recent Chinese lab experiments.

Mindfulness Meditation Lowers Blood Pressure

Just 15 minutes of mindfulness meditation a day lowered four markers of hypertension in a study of 15 African-American men.

Acupuncture Treats Prostate Enlargement

Chinese researchers report that acupuncture and a prescribed heat therapy were 89 percent effective in treating symptoms of benign enlarged prostate.

Pain and Depression Ebb with Flotation Therapy

After floating twelve times in sensory-deprivation tanks, Swedish subjects reported less depression, lower pain and better sleep.

Acupuncture Increases Quality of Life for Allergy Sufferers

Hay fever sufferers receiving acupuncture plus medication reported a better quality of life than those only receiving drugs.

Ginkgo Biloba Calms ADHD, Boosts Memory

In two new studies, ginkgo biloba improved brain functioning in hyperactive German children and boosted memory processes in older Americans.
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