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2008-09-27 09:00:12

By Gabe Stewart YOU'VE never heard the name, but you'll instantly recognise the scent. You've smelt it when someone with an air hostess smile entreaties you to have a nice day. Or when a waitress brings a jug of unasked-for water to the table.

2008-09-09 03:00:09

By Sahare, K N Anandharaman, V; Meshram, V G; Meshram, S U; Gajalakshmi, D; Goswami, K; Reddy, M V R Background & objectives: Disease burden due to lymphatic filariasis is disproportionately high despite mass drug administration with conventional drugs.

2008-09-04 15:00:08

Sangoma Technologies, a provider of PC-based hardware and software products for proprietary and open source networking and telephony solutions, has announces a distribution partnership with Allnet, a developer, manufacturer, and distributor of advanced networking and communications technology.

2008-09-03 15:00:00

By Juan-Carlos Rodriguez Journal Staff Writer Traditional healing methods such as herbal remedies, reiki, limpias and massage therapy will be available this Saturday, courtesy of the Kalpulli Izkalli Promotoras Tradicionales Project.

2008-09-03 12:00:08

Sangoma(R) Technologies Corporation (TSXV: STC), the premium provider of PC-based hardware and software products for proprietary and open source networking and telephony solutions, today announced it has partnered with ALLNET, a leading European developer, manufacturer, and distributor of advanced networking and communications technology.

2008-09-03 03:00:05

By Tilburt, Jon C Kaptchuk, Ted J Abstract Governments, international agencies and corporations are increasingly investing in traditional herbal medicine research. Yet little literature addresses ethical challenges in this research.

2008-09-03 00:00:06

By G.J. Pillai I REFER to the report by Reuters ("21pc of Ayurvedic medicines have lead, mercury or arsenic" - NST, Aug 28). The readers will never go anywhere near Ayurvedic medicines after reading the headline. That is what the Western scientists want.

2008-08-27 09:00:23

By ALAN ZAREMBO By Alan Zarembo Los Angeles Times Ayurvedic medicines - herbal mixtures dating back thousands of years in India and increasingly popular in the West - are frequently contaminated with lead, mercury or arsenic, according to a study published today.

2008-08-27 06:00:17

By Liz Szabo Traditional herbal supplements used by thousands of Americans may contain dangerously high levels of lead and other toxins, a study shows.

2008-08-19 12:00:12

Dr Feelgood Your weekly health and beauty check-up Under the microscope Ayurvedic massage From 55 In theory Ayurveda is an ancient Indian system of holistic healthcare based on the principle that the body is composed of three forces or "doshas": fiery pitta, airy vata and earthy kapha.


Word of the Day
dittany
  • An aromatic woolly plant (Origanum dictamnus) native to Crete, formerly believed to have magical powers.
The word 'dittany' may come from the name of Mount Diktē in Crete, where it was supposed to grow.
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