Alternative Medicine Topics
Doctors have new guidelines for using yoga, meditation, acupuncture, and other complementary approaches for alleviating breast cancer symptoms and side effects.
Acupuncture treatments may decrease the intensity of pain brought on by fibromyalgia.
Combining meditation and moderate-intensity aerobic exercise can significantly reduce symptoms of depression, research shows.
Growing evidence shows that traditional Chinese exercise, such as tai chi and qigong, may benefit heart disease patients, both physically and mentally.
A “detox” diet is supposed to cleanse your body and give it a radical reboot. But is this trend all it claims to be?
Research suggests essential oils could help with certain health problems. Here’s what you need to know about these oils and how to use them.
Just because they’re “natural” doesn’t mean they’re always safe. Here’s what you need to know to avoid skin reactions and other essential-oil pitfalls.
What research says they can—and cannot—do for you.
Thinking of going “caveman”? Here’s a doctor’s take on the latest diet fad.
Women who have hot flashes as a result of breast cancer treatment may benefit from regular acupuncture treatments, according to this study.