General News

News from the wider world of healing, healthcare and wellbeing

25th July 2014

The Australian Self Medication Industry (ASMI) says there is a growing evidence base to support the use of complementary medicine...  read more


25th July 2014

A meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials suggests that acupuncture helps hot flushes and other menopausal symptoms...  read more


20th March 2014

NHS charges (prescriptions, dental, optical, wigs and fabric supports) are increasing from April 2014  read more


7th February 2014

Prince of Wales calls for alternative medicine to be treated fairly and for regulation to govern its use.  read more


31st January 2014

Greenwich High School, Connecticut offered a unique opportunity to their students during one of the most stressful times of their school life.  read more


25th July 2014

A study has found that eating probiotic foods regularly can lead to improvements in blood pressure levels...  read more


12th June 2014

In case you needed an excuse for a hug, read on...  read more


11th February 2014

MPs voted 376 to 107 in a free vote in favour of a ban on smoking in cars that have children as passengers.  read more


6th February 2014

Reiki aims to restore the body's natural balance. This article relates how it helped one Leeds woman  read more


30th January 2014

A world-first clinical research trial at Edmonton's Stollery Children's Hospital in Canada now provides alternative treatment for children...  read more