They said screening for things such as prostate and breast cancer can result in people being “overdiagnosed” - where “diseases” that were never going to cause any problem are picked up. They wrote: “Prostate biopsies are associated with serious harms, ... [...]
Do you want to prevent pre-mature aging and avoid wrinkles on your face? What if I tell you there is only one solution to all these problems and to top it all off it is something that is easily available in most of the Indian households, is easy on the pocket and hands down one of the most effective natural remedy of all time? Okay, keeping all speculations aside, let me break the name to you, it is turmeric or haldi. Turmeric has long been considered as the ultimate home remedy for various kinds of health problems.
Haldi Doodh is every Indian mother’s go to health drink for their children. I personally remember how i used to dread every single night at the sight of my Maa’s bringing me my glass of Haldi Doodh (turmeric infused milk). Turmeric has so many benefits attached to it that I was never aware of back then but now I know exactly why my mother emphasised so much on consuming it. [...]
Is arthritis pain getting you down? If you are one of the millions of people who experience arthritis pain daily, then its time to find relief. Fortunately. There is a whole host of natural options for managing your pain. One such option is yoga. Yoga ... [...]
Wisconsin researchers, headed by Vagar Mustafa Adhami, offered substantial evidence that polyphenols from green tea are effective in the prevention and treatment of cancer of the prostate. Meanwhile, researchers from Kentucky, led by Damodaran Chendil, ... [...]
Treatment with tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors was not associated with an increased risk of ischemic stroke in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), a British study found. Compared with RA patients receiving conventional disease-modifying ... [...]
In recommending them as options for people with severe rheumatoid arthritis after previous treatment with conventional DMARDs has been unsuccessful, this guidance reaffirms our previous recommendations on these drugs and confirms their place as an ... [...]
Phase II open-label study to characterize incidence and severity of diarrhea in patients with early-stage HER2-positive breast cancer treated with neratinib and intensive loperamide prophylaxis [webcast]. Puma Biotechnology Update Call; December 21, ... [...]
Acupuncture could be used as an effective treatment for cancer pain. A study published in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine tested which acupoints would provide the most relief for cancer patients from cancer pain. Acupuncture has been proven effective against different kinds of body pain. The researchers recruited 42 patients going through...
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A respected group of cancer specialists developed a chemotherapy program for a breast cancer patient. But then her insurance company denied the claim, so the cancer center stuck her with a bill three times as large as what they would have required from ... [...]
This is not news in India, where curcumin is widely used as a medicinal herb. However, science has now confirmed that the phenolic compounds known as curcuminoids have both health benefits and antimicrobial qualities. Ruplal Choudhary, a food and ... [...]
Although this condition is commonly seen in elderly people, young people (middle-aged and even children) may also be prone to various types of arthritis. Unlike conventional medications used to treat this joint disorder, there are few natural remedies ... [...]
"If you've been diagnosed with prostate cancer always seek medical advice before using the herbs and supplements so that the medic will guide your treatment routine. Some alternative treatments for prostate cancer may be harmful when used with standard ... [...]