Traditional Chinese medicine should be equated with medicine and subjected to the same rigorous screening, British scientists believe. They described two cases where the seemingly harmless “weed” led to serious liver damage. As a result, even a transplant of a donor organ did not help one of the patients, and he died.
The attention of colleagues to the problem of uncontrolled use of Chinese herbs was drawn by specialists from the Newcastle upon Tyne Liver Research Center in an article published in the latest issue of the European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. According to one of the authors of the article, Dr. Margaret F. Bassendine, the problem is becoming more acute. Continue reading
Despite the mistrustful attitude of professional doctors and somewhat biased public opinion, very many people seek to treat not in hospitals, but with specialists in alternative medicine. Only the risk of falling into the hands of a charlatan stops them. But now, apparently, this can not be afraid.
English acupuncture (acupuncture) specialists decided to get rid of unscrupulous competitors and introduce a special certification system in which not one of the “left” doctors will be able to accept patients. Continue reading
We turn purple with anger, experience “green” melancholy, or look at the world through rose-colored glasses. Each color radiates its own energy and directly affects our mental, mental and physical condition. It is no accident that color therapy is one of the most popular areas of alternative medicine. Reads Ilon Groshev Slippers – on the instructions of a specialist! Private practitioners and entire clinics are now increasingly resorting to this method of treatment for a wide variety of conditions. Therapeutic effect in principle, you can use all the shades of the solar spectrum. But in most cases, choose the main colors-red, yellow and blue, as well as mixed colors-orange, purple and green. White and black are not suitable, since the former reflects the entire beam of rays, and the latter absorbs all light rays. Red color has a warming, revitalizing effect. It strengthens the heart and circulatory system. Continue reading