Archive for May, 2009
There is evidence that both real and simulated acupuncture provides greater relief of back pain than usual treatment methods, according to new research.
New research indicates that enjoying the sunshine as we age could help reduce the risk of heart disease and diabetes.
There are two kinds of stomach acid—the good and the bad. The good is called hydrochloric acid (HCl), and the bad is called organic acids of fermentation. When there is not enough of the good HCl to digest food, the bad organic acids of fermentation appear to cause all the trouble—and if you’re age 50 or older, you’re deficient of good HCl. Find out what to do—and not to do—when you read this article…
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi has said she hopes healthcare reform legislation will be on the floor of the House before the August recess.
The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has dismissed a lawsuit against Glock, a weapons manufacturer, brought by the victims of a California gunman.
Rip Esselstyn, a Texas firefighter, has teamed up with his father who is a retired surgeon to launch his engine colleagues on the path to good health.
What a difference a year can make. Last year at this time, investors at the various financial conferences I attend were feeling pretty good. Oh, there were a few storm clouds on the horizon. No one was singing “Happy days are here again.” But an air of quiet contentment seemed to prevail.
Following their massive defeat in last year’s general election, growing internal acrimony risks derailing the GOP’s plans to shore up its base and find a visionary leader.
The American Civil Liberties Union is pushing for the reversal of a patent currently held by a pharmaceutical company that prevents other companies from pursuing vital cancer researcher.
Besides the stress-reducing benefits, new research has also linked meditation to temporary improvement in visuospatial abilities.