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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.

Meditation Minimizes Migraines

After eight weeks of mindfulness meditation classes, migraine sufferers experienced fewer, shorter and less painful headaches.

Eucalyptus Oil Inhibits Spread of TB

Several compounds in eucalyptus oil halted the spread of tuberculosis germs by 90 percent in a University of Illinois study.

Phototherapy Reduces Knee Pain

Patients receiving 12 pulsed laser phototherapy sessions experienced much less pain and a better quality of life.

Mistletoe Extract Benefits Pancreatic Cancer Patients

A three-times-a-week dose of European mistletoe lengthened the survival rate of patients with highly advanced pancreatic cancer to 4.6 months, compared to 2.7 months for a control group.

Knotweed and Hawthorn Outperform Lovastatin in Trial

After six months, Chinese patients given a knotweed and hawthorn extract had less plaque-forming inflammation in their arteries than patients treated with Lovastatin.

Honey and Ginger Beat Antibiotics in Fighting Superbugs

Ethiopian researchers have found that honey and ginger extracts are better than antibiotics in combatting superbugs like MRSA and E. coli.

Acupuncture Lowers Meth Withdrawal Symptoms

Chinese researchers have found that meth addicts experienced less anxiety and depression when they were treated with acupuncture during withdrawal from the drug.

Mindfulness Meditation Can Hinder Onset of Alzheimer’s

Adults with mild cognitive impairment, a precursor of Alzheimer’s, experienced increased activity between three key areas of the brain by practicing mindfulness meditation.
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