RSSArchive for September, 2012

Green Tea

Green Tea – The Brainy Beverage

The latest research on green tea is from a Chinese university called Third Military Medical University, Chongqing. Until now green tea has been known for its antioxidant property and also as something that prevents cardiovascular diseases. A new analysis of the chemical composition of green tea has revealed that some of the chemicals have an […]

Acupuncture

Acupuncture – Placebo or Cure

A study on acupuncture was published recently in the journal, Archives of Internal Medicine. Leading researchers from institutes of repute were commissioned by the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine to conduct this research on acupuncture to prove its efficacy in treating medical conditions. Origin and use of acupuncture Previously, acupuncture has been used […]

Homeopathic Remedies for Sinus Infection – What Works and How

Homeopathic Remedies for Sinus Infection – What Works and How

The fact that sinus problems can be chronic and recurring leads us to seek homeopathic remedies for sinus infection. Homeopathy is a treatment that seeks to heal the whole rather than just treat symptoms. Since the medications are in extremely dilute forms it has no side effects either. The philosophy of homeopathy is that materials […]

Natural and Effective – Holistic Remedies for Headaches

Natural and Effective – Holistic Remedies for Headaches

There are many types of headaches – tension headaches, cluster headaches and migraine headaches. We look briefly at holistic remedies for headaches that can work depending upon the sort of headache you have. Best of all these are natural remedies that have no harmful side effects. 1. Rest This is one of the simplest but […]

Ayurvedic Treatments for Epilepsy – An Overview

Ayurvedic Treatments for Epilepsy – An Overview

There are various references to Ayurvedic treatments for epilepsy in the ancient Indian texts such as the Vedas. The tenets of Ayurveda are revealed to later generations by way of the Samhitas (the encyclopedic works) of Caraka and Sushruta which date back to 1000 BC or thereabouts. Epilepsy in ayurveda The Ayurvedic treatments for epilepsy […]