General News

News from the wider world of healing, healthcare and wellbeing

10th December 2015

Talking therapy and anti-depressants are equally effective for treating major depressive disorder, therefore GPs should offer both, say researchers  read more

11th November 2015

The Daily Mail explains why you could get alternative health treatment on the NHS  read more

30th October 2015

A growing body of healthcare practitioners believe acupuncture should be offered routinely for more conditions including pain in labour and cancer  read more

5th June 2015

200 scientists are appealing to United Nations and World Health Organisation to initiate tougher guidelines on exposure to EMFs & wireless technology  read more

11th February 2015

A new survey has found that about 1/3 of Americans use some form of CAM, but they're swapping to approaches with some scientific backing  read more

13th November 2015

The Department of Health is looking at blacklisting homeopathic products to stop them being prescribed on the NHS says Pulse today  read more

30th October 2015

A catering manager at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is determined to serve patients healthy, fresh local produce  read more

23rd September 2015

In Mission, Kansas, military veterans are being offered free energy healing sessions to help them through PTSD and depression  read more

24th April 2015

New research suggests mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) could provide an alternative non-drug treatment to long-term antidepressant treatment  read more

27th January 2015

A major study into Ayurveda's healing powers is being conducted at the Chopra Center for Wellbeing in California. See more...  read more