New research indicates that the ancient medical practice of Kampo medicine has been successfully integrated into Japanese modern medicine institutions, and research is illustrating its efficacy.
New research is confirming that refined sugary sodas significantly increase blood pressure. Learn how much sugar is now recommended by the World Health Organization.
Consuming more refined sugar results in less high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (HDL-c) and a greater risk of cardiovascular disease.
Amazon droughts used to be rare occurrences but they are increasing over recent years. Research finds respiratory problems among children of the region are associated with burning and deforestation.
New research confirms that whole-grain wheat products such as breads and cereals help prevent colon cancer. Collaborating evidence and two mechanisms are discussed.
Research is indicating women absorb pharmaceutical drugs at a greater rate than men – and could be more affected by their negative side effects. Does this issue affect herbal medicines?
Recent research has confirmed that vitamin C is more than just an antioxidant: It also elevates moods, reduces stress and distress, and reduces anxiety.
Brazilian researchers have found that chamomile and pomegranate help heal gums and reduce gum bleeding.
Onions can significantly help improve the look of a scar.
Researchers have found that herbal tea infusions will significantly reduce populations of infective Helicobacter pylori – implicated in ulcers and gastric cancer.
Herbal medicines for pain are cherished because they impart few if any negative side effects – and often come with positive side effects. Now we can add another herbal medicine to our list of natural pain-relievers.
Research is finding that certain herbs and nutrients reduce heat shock proteins and thus improve symptoms of metabolic syndrome.
A new study from the U.S. Geological Survey has determined that pesticide use continues to result in pesticide content in rain samples. Learn which pesticides are raining down on us.
The Wormwood herb, also called Artemisia, has been found to kill parasites that cause malaria and dengue fever.