Modern medicine has only its singleminded one-size-fits-all treatment for all types of tumours - with very little evidence of success. However, alternative medicine provides a number of other possibilities
Green tea can help prevent heart attack and liver disorders. The same benefits were not found in black tea, the variety drunk in the West. ...
Dieting is one area where herbs have been widely used not always judiciously. ...
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GREEN TEA DOES IT AGAIN: Now it might combat HIV
The best treatment is prevention. To make sure you don’t develop AMD . . .
* Supplement, especially with antioxidants (Arch Ophthalmol, 1994; 112: 222-7). A large multicentre clinical trial, sponsored by the US National Eye Institute,
To prevent and treat cancer, make the following dietary and lifestyle changes:
A 58-year-old active woman has learned that the bone density in her back has slipped to just 87% of normal levels. She takes a wide range of vitamins plus calcium and magnesium and has just started on silica. She would like to avoid taking Fosamax...
Avoid the following, which can cause cancer
* Radiation therapy, such as for cancer (J Natl Cancer Inst, 2001; 93: 618-29)
New data suggest that green tea may prevent prostate cancer, at least in animals.