Alternative Therapies

  • social

How important is social health?

By |July 19th, 2016|

Social health is very important and influences physical and mental health.

Studies show that social beings have a greater longevity compared to the people that aren’t social but isolated.  Isolation in length may cause diseases, illnesses and damages to your […]

Immunotherapy breakthrough for cancer treatment 

By |May 2nd, 2016|

Importance
In the past few years, using the body’s own immune system to fight cancer cells, so called immunotherapy treatments has been on major focus and has made many headlines.  The challenge is to find and target certain molecules […]

  • dogs

How our dogs recognize our human emotions

By |February 11th, 2016|

ATTENTION DOG OWNERS:  Does your four-legged friend seem to know when you are feeling sad, happy or angry?  If so, a new study may explain why; dogs recognize human emotions by drawing on different sensory information – an ability […]

  • social relationship

Does social relationship prolong survival?

By |January 18th, 2016|

There has been strong causual associations between social relationships and longevity and health. However, timing, duration and mechanisms of these associations are still not clear.
Aim
The aim of this study was to asses how social relationships affects well-being in […]

  • autism

A novel treatment target in Autism found

By |January 13th, 2016|

Autism is a challenging condition, both for the patient and the families.
Aim
To find a treatment approach for Rett Syndrome, a form a severe autism-spectrum disorder.
Results/Conclusion
Researchers found Rett Syndrome carried a mutation in the gene MECP2, which is believed to cause most […]

  • forgiveness

What forgiveness will do to your life and your health

By |November 22nd, 2015|

Take note of how much we get annoyed or irritated during the day. We all have minor irritations that get to us. Some leave a lasting scar that leave us in fury with the trigger of the memory […]

  • green tea

10 AMAZING benefits of Green Tea … could it be the SECRET to Japanese longevity?

By |September 21st, 2015|

Green Tea is arguably the healthiest drink on planet Earth.  Native to China and India, it has been consumed and hailed for its health benefits for centuries around the world, yet is only now gaining favor and popularity here in […]

  • acupuncture

Acupuncture shown to be effective in treating skin disorders

By |August 18th, 2015|

Acupuncture is a form of Traditional Chinese Medicine that has been used to treat a broad range of medical condition.  Acupuncture is a form of alternative medicine here in the United States.  It is commonly used for pain relief, though […]