Headaches Are A Pain In The...

In the neck they are a pain in the neck!!...more
I've heard of ocular migraines they do sound like they would be terrifying! I hope you are doing ...more

Nature Is The Best Gym


Dr. Paul Offit on the Sense and Nonsense of Alternative Medicine

Ideally, we recognize things that seem too good to be true, but when it comes to alternative medicine, many people put their faith in testimonials rather than science. Dr. Paul Offit's book Do You Believe in Magic? explains why alternative products and therapies are often neither better nor safer than traditional approaches....more
@TanyaCummingsBoozer I am glad you feel so great about "taking back your life." But I'll go with ...more

Did "Alternative Medicine" Kill Steve Jobs?

When they first discovered the tumor in his pancreas in October 2003, his doctors told him an immediate operation was necessary, and could lead to a cure....more

Treating Menopause With Venom

I'm taking snake venom for hot flashes - Lachesis mutus, to be exact. This homeopathic remedy comes from the poisonous venom of the Bushmaster, a greatly feared snake native to Central and South America....more
@SunbonnetSmart.com I hear you: raw milk, ACV, fermented cod liver oil and EVCO are our ...more

Is Alternative Medicine Just a Placebo?

As someone who supports many forms of alternative medicine, included many alternative medicine practitioners in my integrative medicine practice at the Owning Pink Center, and empowers my patients to seek out treatments based on the guidance of their healing inner wisdom (I call it your “Inner Pilot Light”), this statement in an article on CNN caught my eye:...more

My Review of Ear Candling

First, I should note that I am by no means an ear candling professional. Just an interested and curious young woman who is sharing her experience with it here.Now I must admit, I laughed the first time I saw 'ear candling' in a natural health catalog. It reminded me of other super-essentials I've stumbled across on late-night infomercials back when we had a TV. And I actually searched online to find a few of these ironic items but got completely sidetracked instead. Thank you, internet. Ahem. ...more
Can i suggest a test that may change your view Use one of these ear candles and observe what ...more

Did Your Mama Ever Tell You...

...to drink some celery juice for your tooth ache or put some turmeric on your sun burned skin?I bet she didn´t.My mum certainly did not. My mum would recommend what the doctor would recommend. And he or she in turn would recommend what he or she had learned at medical school. Or - very often - what the pharmaceutical sales representative told her would be a good solution....more

Athena Bee's 25% off Coupon Code for Baltic Amber Jewelry and Teething Necklaces

I've had a long, loving relationship with my Baltic amber necklaces. While I still have some of the other symptoms from my migraines, the pain is absolutely more tolerable....more

Mommy Meditations CD Delivers the Gift of Relaxation to New Mothers

Mommy Meditations CD Delivers the Gift of Relaxation to New Mothers ...more