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Women are nearly twice as likely to experience anxiety as men, a global review reveals. The Cambridge University authors also determined young people under 35 and those living with chronic health conditions are particularly affected.


Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced that his office sent letters to four major retailers, GNC, Target, Walmart, and Walgreens, for allegedly selling store brand herbal supplement products in New York that either could not be verified to contain the labeled substance, or which were found to contain ingredients not listed on the labels. […]



As the Japanese nuclear crisis continues to unfold, two weeks after the tsunami, with reports of water leaking radiation from the nuclear reactors, the uncertainty of the degree of damage the nuclear reactors have experienced, remains at the forefront of our minds. And the long term impact the release of radiation may or may not […]


A recent study, conducted in Australia, by the government’s Nation Institute of Complementary Medicine found that supplementation with omega-3 fatty acids and certain herbal preparations are effective against a wide variety of diseases including heart disease, depression and osteoarthritis and could potentially save the country $220;  researchers found omega-3s were effective against heart disease and […]


The US Army has funded a 20 month project, to identify nutritional therapies that can help prevent, mitigate or treat traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury.   The Institute of Medicine has established an expert committee that will, “consider preventative interventions as well as those that might be effective during the acute phase and […]


      Taking aspirin or another pain reliever to halt a headache is a common daily activity in developed nations.   Many people don’t know that aspirin’s active ingredient is derived from a tree bark that’s been used for thousands of years in various parts of the world. Our ancestors employed numerous herbs with chemical […]