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Ask the Diet Doctor: The Truth About Turmeric Juice
A: Turmeric, a plant native to South Asia, contains serious health-boosting benefits. Research has identified more than 300 bioactive antioxidant compounds in the spice, with curcumin being the most studied and most famous. And while curcumin certainly ... [...]
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Medical Marijuana for Rheumatoid Arthritis: What Your Doctor Isn’t Telling You
Some rheumatoid arthritis patients say that using forms of medical marijuana eases the pain and inflammation they suffer from their condition. Yet most doctors specializing in rheumatoid arthritis treatment were unaware that a growing body of research ...Yet most doctors specializing in rheumatoid arthritis treatment were unaware that a growing body of research identifies medical marijuana's active ingredient, cannabinoids, as a possible arthritis treatment, according to a 2014 survey in the journal BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. [...]
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Doctor to be 1st to undergo new cancer treatment at URMC
ELMIRA - The Finger Lakes Region of New York along the Pennsylvania border is a sportsman's paradise. And if you're a physician with Internal Medicine Associates of the Southern Tier, you are quite likely to prescribe yourself a healthy dose of hunting ... [...]
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10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Rheumatoid Arthritis
Aggressively treating rheumatoid arthritis reduces the risk of these complications, says Dr. Golden. Miles wishes she'd understood early on how vulnerable RA would render her immune system. “I got sick a lot. I didn't realize how dangerous grocery ... [...]
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Fake Doctor Arrested For Prescribing Bags of Dirt as Cancer Treatment
One of his cancer-fighting drugs was little more than a “baggie of dirt.” Authorities were tipped off by a woman with late stage cancer in Thousand Oaks, California who sought treatment from Gammill through his website at the Natural Oncology Institute. [...]
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Charlie Sheen's Doctor Claims He Can Cure HIV With Arthritic Goat's Milk
Chachoua was on Real Time with Bill Maher, and, among other wild statements, claimed his treatment for HIV, using the milk from arthritic goats, has “cured countries.” He even claims to have injected himself with Sheen's blood to demonstrate the cure. [...]
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Doctor Uses Goat's Milk as Alternative Treatment
Chachoua said his treatment comes from arthritic goats that carry Caprine Arthritis Encephalitis Virus or CAEV virus. The virus may cause arthritis, pneumonia, mastitis, weight loss and encephalitis among goats and there are no vaccines to treat the ... [...]
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Charlie Sheen HIV Update: Australian Doctor Practicing in Mexico Discusses …
Gawker reported that Chachoua said his treatment comes from arthritic goats, which carry the Caprine Arthritis Encephalitis Virus or CAEV virus. The doctor also claimed Sheen became "the first adult in history to go HIV negative" after undergoing his ... [...]
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The doctor who charged $24m for breast cancer treatment is in trouble in UK
The Singapore-based leading robotic-assisted surgeon, was taken to task by the Singapore Medical Council (SMC) in 2012 for charging $24 million for the coordination of breast cancer treatment over a 6 months period for the Queen of Brunei's sister in ... [...]
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Local doctor suggests alternate treatment for autoimmune diseases
Local doctor suggests alternate treatment for autoimmune. BLACKFOOT, Idaho -. On Jan. 18 Glenn Frey lost his battle with autoimmune diseases: rheumatoid arthritis and ulcerative colitis. "When I was in med school and residency 1 in 400 people had an ... [...]
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Fake doctor Vincent Gammill charged woman with breast cancer $2k for bag of dirt
Fern had been fighting breast cancer for seven years and was trying to find alternative treatments for her condition. After finding Gammill's website, she drove 300 miles to meet him. After spending two days with him, Fern handed over $2,000 and in ... [...]
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ASK THE DOCTOR: Is there a natural remedy for joint pain?
I am 67 and have suffered from osteo-arthritis since I was 40, mainly due to my profession as a carpenter, which was hard on my joints. Standard painkillers, such as aspirin and ibuprofen, give me heartburn and an upset stomach. This, alongside my ... [...]
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Woman's Doctor: Replacement surgery is 'definitive' hip arthritis treatment
"You start out with medications, activity modification, sometimes weight loss (or physical therapy) will help," Littleton said. "Sometimes injections help people. Ultimately hip replacement is the definitive treatment." Littleton said patients can't ... [...]
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KUSP's Ask Doctor Dawn
... because others on the trip got it? Too little salt will cause depletion and effects like leg cramps at night; Lucentis may replace laser therapy for blood vessel damage caused by diabetes; Less invasive alternatives to hysterectomy if cancer is ... [...]
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I Asked My Doctor About Low Libido During Breast-Cancer Treatment
Then a fellow breast cancer survivor told me about a clinic called the Program in Integrative Sexual Medicine (PRISM). PRISM is one of growing number of programs across the country dedicated to treating sexual dysfunction in women with cancer. Here is ... [...]
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