Latest traditional medicine Stories

2006-02-09 09:47:45

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Some traditional herbal medicines may -- stress "may" -- relieve the abdominal pain, bloating, diarrhea, and constipation that are the hallmarks of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), according to a comprehensive review of published studies on the topic.

2004-11-29 00:00:10

A Japanese herbal product, Sho-saiko-to (H09), is under a clinical phase II trial by Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center to determine its effect on hepatitis C patients.

2004-11-28 15:00:08

Eldorado resident uses Ayurvedic medicine and polarity therapy to improve people's health In today's society, we are often so busy that finding time for the simple pleasures in life -- such as eating when we need to, drinking enough water, stopping to breathe in some fresh air or simply excusing oneself from work to take a five-minute walk -- becomes more like a chore rather than a gift, says Eldorado resident Amadea Morningstar.

2004-11-28 09:00:09

Sri Lanka hosts 42nd World Congress of Medicina Alternativa COLOMBO, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- The 42nd World Congress of Medicina Alternativa hosted by Sri lanka opened here Saturday.

Word of the Day
  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
The word 'zill' comes from a Turkish word meaning "cymbals".