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Peppermint oil could be used to reduce nausea and vomiting in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
Peppermint oil could be used to reduce nausea and vomiting in cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy

Scientists performed a study to investigate whether peppermint oil had any effect on the frequency and severity of nausea, retching, and vomiting in cancer patients receiving chemotherapy treatment.

Cancer, COVID, and the Kentucky economy: How 'Sweet Annie' could make an impact
Cancer, COVID, and the Kentucky economy: How 'Sweet Annie' could make an impact

Could Artemisia annua hold the key to treating not only several types of cancer, but the devastating disease that’s swept across the globe for the past eight months: COVID-19?

Vitamin D twice a day may keep vertigo away
Vitamin D twice a day may keep vertigo away

Taking vitamin D and calcium twice a day may reduce your chances of getting vertigo again.

Placebos prove powerful even when people know they're taking one
Placebos prove powerful even when people know they're taking one

A team of researchers is the first to demonstrate that placebos reduce brain markers of emotional distress even when people know they are taking one.

What are the benefits and uses of stinging nettle?
What are the benefits and uses of stinging nettle?

Stinging nettle is a popular natural remedy with a wide range of uses. In this article we will examine more closely the uses of stinging nettle, its effectiveness, how to use it, and possible side effects.

Medieval medicine remedy could provide new treatment for modern day infections
Medieval medicine remedy could provide new treatment for modern day infections

Antibiotic resistance is an increasing battle for scientists to overcome, as more antimicrobials are urgently needed to treat biofilm-associated infections. However scientists from the School of Life Sciences at the University of Warwick say research into natural antimicrobials could provide candidates to fill the antibiotic discovery gap.

Asthma drug salbutamol's potential as Alzheimer's treatment
Asthma drug salbutamol's potential as Alzheimer's treatment

A new study reveals that the common asthma drug salbutamol may offer potential as a treatment for Alzheimer's disease.

Can essential oils help lower hypertension?
Can essential oils help lower hypertension?

In this article, we will look into essential oils that have evidence to suggest that they may help people manage hypertension, as well as how to use them safely and any risks that are involved.

Deep sleep can rewire the anxious brain
Deep sleep can rewire the anxious brain

New research from the University of California, Berkeley has revealed that a sleepless night can trigger up to a 30% rise in anxiety levels.

Eight natural remedies for fibromyalgia
Eight natural remedies for fibromyalgia

Some complementary therapies may help ease the symptoms of fibromyalgia.

Study Confirms Cannabis Flower Is an Effective Mid-Level Analgesic Medication for Pain
Study Confirms Cannabis Flower Is an Effective Mid-Level Analgesic Medication for Pain

Researchers at The University of New Mexico (UNM) found strong evidence that cannabis can significantly alleviate pain, with the average user experiencing a three-point drop in pain suffering on a 0-10 point scale immediately following cannabis consumption.

Intense light may boost heart health
Intense light may boost heart health

A novel use of intense light therapy may help decrease the tissue damage experienced during heart attacks, reveals new research in mice.

Doctors and Nurses Often Use Holistic Medicine for Themselves
Doctors and Nurses Often Use Holistic Medicine for Themselves

U.S. health care workers, especially doctors and nurses, use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) far more than do workers in other fields, according to a new study. CAM includes diverse therapies outside the realm of conventional medicine. Overall, 76 percent of health care workers report CAM usage, compared with 63 percent of the general working population.

‘Mindful People’ Feel Less Pain; MRI Imaging Pinpoints Supporting Brain Activity
‘Mindful People’ Feel Less Pain; MRI Imaging Pinpoints Supporting Brain Activity

Ever wonder why some people seem to feel less pain than others? A study conducted at Wake Forest School of Medicine may have found one of the answers – mindfulness.

Grape Seed Extract and High Blood Pressure
Grape Seed Extract and High Blood Pressure

Researchers looked at the efficacy of a standardised grape seed procyanidins extract to decrease blood pressure.

Eucalyptus Oil Inhalation: Effects On Pain
Eucalyptus Oil Inhalation: Effects On Pain

Research has looked at the effects of inhaling Eucalyptus Oil (or Almond Oil for the control group) on pain and inflammatory issues – after total knee replacement surgery.

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