natural remedies

Beehive extract may arrest prostate cancer

May 6th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) An over-the-counter natural remedy derived from beehives slows down the growth of prostate cancer cells and tumours in mice, says a new study.Caffeic acid phenethyl ester, ... Read more...

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Karnataka to set up yoga and naturopathy council

February 12th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 12 (IANS) The Karnataka government will soon set up a yoga and naturopathy council and allot 10 percent of the health budget in the ensuing fiscal (2012-13) to ... Read more...

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Ayurveda, unani to be promoted through rural health scheme

February 10th, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 9 (IANS) The government will promote Indian systems of medicine, including ayurveda, siddha and unani, and therapies like yoga and naturopathy through its National Rural Health Mission (NRHM)."The ... Read more...

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Chamomile can help you beat stress

February 10th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Chamomile's power as a stress-buster has been around for years. And now, two researchers are trying to find how much truth is there behind the old wives' tale.In ... Read more...

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Expert warns against alternative cold remedies

June 18th, 2009 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): An expert has suggested that people who take over-the-counter homeopathic and "natural" cold remedies better carefully research such treatment options, and properly follow dosage instructions.The advise by Dr. ... Read more...

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The “Nemennah Band” and its absurd beliefs

May 16th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by GD
The "Nemennah Band", which is a small pseudo-religious group, has been making the headlines and hitting front pages of almost all of the leading newspapers off-late. What the "Nemennah Band", has done ... Read more...

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Judge overrules Nemenah band devotees on Daniel Hauser medical treatment

May 16th, 2009 - 11:04 am ICT by John Le Fevre
A Minnesota judge has ruled that Daniel Hauser, a 13-year-old Minnesota boy, must seek conventional medical treatment for cancer, over-ruling the decision of his parents to use natural treatments in accordance with ... Read more...

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