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Herbal Can Be Harmful

Regular users of herbal remedies should be careful what they take and always let their regular doctors know what they're using. An Australian study shows these remedies can be exceedingly dangerous.

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Old Medicines Help With Chemo

It's only early days but a study by the Chinese University of Hong Kong offers hope to cancer patients: Chinese herbal medicine may reduce the side-effects of chemotherapy.

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Chiropractic Care

What do you need to know if you’re considering chiropractic treatment?

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What Is Osteopathy?

Osteopathy is a form of drug free, manual medicine that focuses on the total health of the body. Visiting an osteopath is the human equivalent of getting your car tuned.

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What Is Myotherapy?

Do you often collapse into bed at the end of a hard day with tight, sore muscles? If so, perhaps you should consider myotherapy.

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Why Try Pilates?

Pilates - everyone's doing it. So where does it come from and what's it all about?

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Om, What About Yoga?

Yoga, an exercise practice as old as any, may be more relevant now than ever before. Indeed, just calling it exercise may be doing it a disservice. So what does yoga have to offer?

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Plug In To Muscle Building

If you believe the advertising, we could be skipping gym and building muscle while we watch TV. Electrical stimulation has its uses in physiotherapy - but muscle building? We think not.

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Build A Healthy Environment: Feng Shui

The Chinese have always understood that the environment, be it natural or built, can have a significant effect on our energy levels and wellbeing.

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Suckers For A New Treatment?

They might be about as popular as politicians but leeches look like they could be coming back into vogue in medicine.

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Acupuncture: What's The Point?

Can a 2,500-year-old oriental medical tradition that leaves you looking a little like a voodoo doll really work today?

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