Yoga, Meditation May Help Dementia Patients and Caregivers Alike
Life with Alzheimer s disease or other dementias can be difficult for the affected individual and his or her caregiver. But a small British study suggests that a holistic program involving yoga, meditation and other interventions can ease the burden for both. This is an activity that caregivers and patients can do together, said study lead author Yvonne J-Lyn Khoo, a researcher with the Health and Social Care Institute at Teesside University in Middlesbrou ...
Healthday - Sat. Dec 9
7 essential oils for allergies
Essential oils are among the most popular natural remedies for allergies. These concentrated aromatic liquids are distilled from plants and have been used therapeutically for centuries.
Medical News Today - Mon. Dec 4
Can mindfulness help you shed those extra pounds?
If you want to keep weight gain under control, you may want to consider taking up mindfulness meditation, new research suggests. Mindfulness techniques may be effective in maintaining weight loss and preventing a rebound.
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 2
Onion in sock for cold and flu treatment: Does it work?
Putting a raw onion inside a sock and sleeping with it overnight is a remedy that some people believe can treat a cold or the flu. But is there any scientific evidence to suggest it works
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 2
Flu and the common cold: Why do we cough?
Coughs are an ever-present wintertime companion. But does coughing serve any purpose at all, or is it just a clever method that viruses use to spread
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 2
Freezing warts: Does it work, home remedies, and what to expect
Warts are infectious, non-cancerous tumors caused by the human papillomavirus or HPV. There are several different types of wart, each caused by a different type of HPV.
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 2
Apple cider vinegar for erectile dysfunction: Does it work?
Erectile dysfunction can be a frustrating and demoralizing condition, particularly when standard treatments do not work. There is little scientific evidence that apple cider vinegar can treat erectile dysfunction.
Medical News Today - Sat. Dec 2
Melatonin overdose: Side effects and dosage
Melatonin is a popular supplement that many people use to help them fall asleep and stay asleep throughout the night. Melatonin varies in effectiveness from person to person, which may lead to an accidental overdose.
Medical News Today - Mon. Nov 27
Three to four cups of coffee per day slash disease risk
More good news for coffee drinkers a review of existing studies has found that overall, moderate coffee consumption is tied to a much lower risk of chronic disease. However, there are some caveats.
Medical News Today - Mon. Nov 27
What to eat when you have diarrhea: A guide
Occasional diarrhea is a common occurrence. Most people will experience an episode of diarrhea at least once or twice a year that will disappear in a couple of days.
Medical News Today - Mon. Nov 27
Scabs in the nose: Causes and remedies
The inside of the nose contains delicate tissue that physical injuries or illnesses can easily damage and inflame. With many blood vessels and nerve endings in this area, bleeding and painful scabs are common issues.
Medical News Today - Mon. Nov 27
How to regrow hair naturally
When it comes to preventing hair loss or improving the hair that someone already has, there are plenty of natural methods that help.
Medical News Today - Mon. Nov 27