I have worked in the field of treating eating disorders for almost 18 years. In those 18 years I have experienced times of great joy as I’ve watched the miracle of a patient’s healing unfold before my eyes. During that time I also had times of deep...
You may recall last week's story from a reader whose anorexia nervosa patients seem to be reacting badly to Ensure food supplements. Are there any good substitutes, she wonders. In the first place, says one reader, she's not surprised patients are...
Women's Health: Osteoporosis ;Osteoporosis is a major health problem that affects abou
Modifiers of Metabolism: Overnutrition, Undernutrition, and Disease States ;Human energy expenditure can be divided into three compo
An acute, highly communicable bacterial disease, characterizedby a paroxysmal or spasmodic cough that usually ends in a prolonged, hig
Names: Lappa, Beggar's Buttons.
Habitat: Grows in hedges and ditches in
Names: Century, Feverwort.
Habitat: Native to Europe, includi
Part Used: Aerial parts.
Iridoids, verbenin, verbenalin and b
Part Used: The dried rhizome and root.
Constituents: The whole complex of primary p
Names : European angelica.
Collection : The root is collected i