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Complementary Care for Stage 4 Melanoma

Complementary treatments are not considered scientifically proven to help or improve melanoma but may reduce side effects or improve quality of life.

By Eileen Bailey

Naturopathic Medicine Offers Alternatives for Thyroid Issues

A Naturopathic Doctor explains that while many of his patients exhibit typical thyroid symptoms, traditional medicine has struggled to make the correct diagnosis and treatment, so he turns to naturopathic treatment like vitamins, diet, and meditation...

By Rich Monetti

Why Family Health Mental History Matters

When learning about risk of cancer and other diseases, it’s helpful to gather a family history of mental challenges like alcoholism and depression.

By Elizabeth Millard

10 Ways Naturopathy Can Help With RA

Going beyond traditional medication and trying acupuncture, supplements and meditation can make a difference.

By Lene Andersen

Can Acupuncture Help MS Patients Walk Better?

A recent study found that acupuncture improved walking speed in 85 percent of people with MS.

By Lisa Emrich

Alternative Therapies for Psoriatic Arthritis

Julie Cerrone Croner takes a holistic approach to managing her psoriatic arthritis. Here are some of her top picks alternative therapy, including acupuncture and essential oils.

By Julie Cerrone Croner

Will Acupuncture Help Migraine?

Have you considered acupuncture to treat Migraine? So far, the evidence has been inconclusive, and more research is needed to determine its effectiveness.

By Tammy Rome

Suffering From Cancer Side Effects? Consider Acupuncture

In a study released in March, new research from Italy reveals that women experiencing hot flashes as a result of breast cancer treatment see a significant reduction in hot flash frequency when they receive regular acupuncture treatments. An earlier s...

By PJ Hamel

Acupuncture for Insomnia

Acupuncture, a traditional Chinese practice, has been used for generations to treat insomnia without the side effects caused by sleeping pills. It involves the placement of needles along different points along the body - also known as meridians or pa...

By Martin Reed

Why You Should Try Acupuncture

Acupuncture began as a traditional Chinese technique involving the balance and flow of energy or life through the pathways of the body. But today, many Western practitioners believe that acupuncture stimulates nerves, tissue and muscles to boost bloo...

By Amanda Page