RSSArchive for April, 2010

acupuncture

Alternative Therapies For Dysmenorrhea

NSAID (non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs) and birth control pills are the usually administered mainstream treatments for menstrual pain or dysmenorrhea. However, a small study recently conducted showed that acupuncture is a useful and effective means of treating this common female ailment. In the study, as many as 13 out of 15 women participants experienced […]

Ayurvedic Massage To A Cleaner & Healthier Body

Ayurvedic Massage To A Cleaner & Healthier Body

Ayurvedic massage is designed to cleanse and detoxify the body from chemicals and toxins that are stored deep inside. The massage works through the principles of ayurveda, a science of life founded in India. It is a traditional form of medicine, recognized in the world of today’s complementary and alternative medicine, which involves the use […]

meditation music of ancient egypt

Meditation Music of Ancient Egypt

One may readily express skepticism at meditation music that is claimed to be reproduced as per ‘Ancient Egypt’; however the Meditation Music of Ancient Egypt as developed by Gerald jay Markoe is proving to be quite popular. Markoe, who has studied at Juilliard as well as the Manhattan School of Music, has also studied meditation […]

Effective And Beneficial Alternative Breast Cancer Treatments

Effective And Beneficial Alternative Breast Cancer Treatments

Each year there are more and more patients that use alternative breast cancer treatments to help them cope with the sickness. Most of them use these treatments as a complementary therapy or as something they can use to ease the pain and the side effects of the cancer treatment or to help them deal with […]

Top Seven Things To Remember When Using Homeopathic Remedies

Top Seven Things To Remember When Using Homeopathic Remedies

The use of homeopathic remedies in curing diseases is becoming very popular. Homeopathic remedies include very small doses of natural substances like mineral, plant, or animal which when given to healthy individuals in large doses would cause the symptoms to the patient is experiencing. Homeopathic remedies are effective but they should be taken with care. […]

complementary and alternative medicine

Can Alternative And Complementary Medicine Help With Heart Disease And Diabetes?

For many there is an inaccurate perception that complementary or alternative medicine is only for minor ailments; that only conventional medicine will be of help when it comes to life threatening ailments and diseases. However, it has been seen that CAM therapies are very effective in treating major medical issues, particularly when used in conjunction […]

massage

More Americans Using Alternative Therapy For Infertility Issues

Recent research has found that alternative therapy is becoming more common and more popular among Americans who are having problems conceiving a child. In the study conducted by the University of California, San Francisco nearly a third of Californian women examined were said to have tried out alternative therapies to get pregnant. The therapies tried […]

5 Basic Alternative Therapies You Should Try

5 Basic Alternative Therapies You Should Try

Alternative therapies have been somewhat a demand especially in today’s modern world. Millions of people around the world accept the different alternative therapies available for them as another means to cure their illnesses without the use of conventional medicines and machineries. Throughout the years, alternative therapies have been proven to be very affective, and at […]