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Organic Farming vs Conventional Farming Methods, By Andrew Campbell MD

The Annals of Internal Medicine published a review on organic farming by Dr Crystal Smith-Spangler and others titled: “Are Organic Foods Safer or Healthier Than Conventional Alternatives?” The article states: “The purpose of this study (more…) RELATED ARTICLES Martha Stark, MD: What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Stronger Pesticides from Food Negatively Impacts Male Fertility […]

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Aristo Vojdani & Gulf War Veteran Research

Aristo Vojdani, PhD, is a respected researcher, scientist, speaker and author. He has published over 120 articles in peer reviewed scientific journals, is a multiple US patent holder for laboratory assays, and has received the Herbert J. Rinkle Award from the American Academy of Environmental Medicine for excellence in teaching (more…) RELATED ARTICLES Thyroid Autoimmune […]











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Shorter Influenza A Duration with Lianhuaqingwen

Rapid antigenic evolution in an influenza virus increases the likelihood of emergence of novel strains. Under the circumstances, if vaccines are not yet available, treatment plays a crucial role in control of the disease. In this meta-analysis, the authors have compared the efficacy and safety of Lianhuaqingwen capsule (LHQW-C) and (more…) RELATED ARTICLES Influenza Vaccine […]











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Interview with Bernard Bihari, MD: Low-dose Naltrexone for Normalizing Immune System Function

Physicians, patients and experts from all over the world will gather in Las Vegas in November to discuss and raise awareness about LDN for therapies related to chronic pain, autoimmune diseases and other conditions. The LDN 2014 AIIC Conference 2014 will take place on the 7th and 8th November at (more…) RELATED ARTICLES











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Drop Diastolic & Systolic with Yoga

Lifestyle modification is a cornerstone of hypertension (HPT) treatment, yet most recommendations currently focus on diet and exercise and do not consider stress reduction strategies. Yoga is a spiritual path that may reduce blood pressure (BP) through reducing stress, increasing parasympathetic activation, and altering baroreceptor sensitivity; however, despite reviews on (more…) RELATED ARTICLES Compelling Research […]











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Insight-motivated Learning: Improve Adherence for Treating Chronic Health Conditions

Why do patients resist prescriptive actions? Clearly their reasons are complex, reflecting intentional as well as nonintentional factors. Behavioral research suggests that people fail to follow prescriptive actions when they do not understand potential benefits, when they do not believe they can change, or when they (more…) RELATED ARTICLES Chronic Inflammation and the Western Diet […]











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Personalized Integrative Approach to Chronic Fatigue

    Introduction The aim of this review is to explore modifiable environmental and physiological factors that may play a role in CFS/ME and to discuss the current evidence for corresponding treatments from an integrative perspective. Chronic unexplained fatigue is a very common clinical complaint. In primary care settings, an estimated 24% of patients report […]






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Acupuncture for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

  ABSTRACT Context • Given that the etiology of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is believed to be multidimensional, interventions generally have been nonspecific and typically produce only mild to moderate effects. In medical practice, treatment for CFS remains largely symptomatic. Preliminary evidence of the efficacy of acupuncture for CFS is available, but the field has […]






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