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2014-03-13 23:27:27

In light of a recent article in Alternative Therapies, Ethical Alternative Products is releasing a statement supporting the benefits of Alpha Lipoic Acid. In conjunction with their announcement, the dietary supplement supplier is offering a complimentary sample of their product, ThioGel. Wyckoff, NJ (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 In light of the recent article, “Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Chronic Disease: Treatment With Natural Supplements”*, Ethical Alternative Products is releasing a...

2013-09-27 23:24:58

Drug Rehab Center Frederick has begun incorporating more alternative therapies into their treatment programs in order to emphasize health and sobriety. Frederick, MD (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Drug Rehab Center Frederick has begun incorporating more alternative therapies into their treatment programs in order to emphasize health and sobriety. Many people believe that health and sobriety go hand in hand, but the addiction recovery specialists at Drug Rehab Center Frederick know all too...

Alternative Therapies Can Help Lower High Blood Pressure
2013-04-23 12:43:57

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While they are not a substitute for medication, alternative therapies such as transcendental meditation and isometric exercise can be effective in a battle against high blood pressure, according to a new report in the American Heart Association's (AHA) journal Hypertension. "In general, there's a surprising level of evidence supporting some of the alternative techniques being effective, and surprisingly little or conflicting evidence...

2013-04-23 00:20:50

INDIANAPOLIS, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Nora Apothecary & Alternative Therapies today announced a voluntary multi-state recall of all sterile drug products compounded by the pharmacy that have not reached the expiration date listed on the product. The compounded products that are subject to the recall are those products within their expiration date that were compounded and dispensed by the pharmacy on or before Friday, April 19, 2013. The recall is being initiated due to concerns...

2010-04-29 13:47:50

Research shows the elderly and whites seek complementary and alternative therapies such as acupuncture and biofeedback most often In a University of Michigan Health System study, 1 out of 3 patients with chronic pain reported using complementary and alternative medicine therapies such as acupuncture and chiropractic visits for pain relief. Socioeconomic factors "“ primarily race and age "“ played a large role in the use of alternative therapy in chronic pain patients, the study...

2010-04-01 11:28:00

NEW YORK, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Want to find ways that may help prevent illness naturally, for a fraction of the cost of a trip to the doctor? Interested in taking control of your health with evidence-based practices that complement conventional medicine? Mayo Clinic, a leading authority on health and nutrition, presents Mayo Clinic Book of Alternative Medicine, a reliable and easy-to-understand resource on alternative medicine. Full of the latest medical research from the esteemed...

2009-11-04 13:35:32

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center found that yoga may be more effective than standard treatment for reducing chronic low back pain in minority populations. This study appears in the November issue of Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine. Low back pain is common in the United States, resulting in substantial disability and cost to society. Individuals from low-income, minority backgrounds with chronic low back pain (CLBP) may be more...

2009-07-29 13:00:00

BOSTON, July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Despite having access to some of the best health care in the world, many Americans with the most common form of eczema, known as atopic dermatitis, have sought relief from "alternative medicines." However, dermatologists caution that patients seeking alternative treatments to alleviate symptoms of this common, chronic, inflammatory skin disease marked by red, itchy rashes, risk developing more severe symptoms by delaying treatment. At the...

2009-04-06 07:10:00

U-M pediatrician suggests what's worth trying, what to avoid ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, more children than ever are being treated with complementary and alternative therapies. Recent studies indicate that about 30 percent of healthy children and up to 50 percent of children with chronic disease are using some kind of alternative therapy. "There is a huge place for complementary and alternative medicine in pediatrics," says Dolores Mendelow, M.D., clinical...