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I suffered extensively for many years with pain in my back and shoulder. ... but, after just a few sessions of Paulo Quadros' treatment, my suffering has been all but eliminated.
Dr Banerjee
  • Acupuncture Can Help Clear Chronic Pain In The Neck say Cochrane Review authors. (Medical News Today July/06) More
  • AHPA urges dietary supplements for underprivileged: "AHPA's support for this legislation is in recognition of its acknowledgment of the importance of nutrition and the benefits of dietary supplements to health promotion and disease prevention," . (Nutraingredients March/07) More
  • Arthritis - Chondroitin can slow: The anti-inflammatory supplement chondroitin can dramatically slow the progress of osteoarthritis, scientists have recently confirmed (WDDTY May/07) (more)
  • Breast cancer fell when women stopped hormone replacement, US study shows. (BMJ April/07) More
  • Breast Growth In Boys May Be Caused By Lavender And Tea Tree Oils. (Medical News Today Feb/07) More
  • Raise your right hand if you are taking a cholesterol-lower medication like Crestor or Lipitor. Now, raise your left hand if you have chronic pain. Those of you with both hands in the air should listen up. Cholesterol-lowering medications can cause pain. More
  • Colic - Its all in the breast milk: Researchers have discovered that breastfeeding mothers who take all the possible allergens out of their diet are far less likely to have a colicky baby.(WDDTY May/07) (more)
  • Current recommendations for vitamin K are not being met, placing people at increased risk of age-related diseases such as cancer and heart disease, says a new analysis.
  • A new analysis of data from hundreds of published articles dating back to the 1970's by Joyce McCann, PhD, and Bruce Ames, PhD, from Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute also suggests that current recommendations for vitamin K intakes need to be increased to ensure optimal health. Full article HERE
  • Eat more than five veggies a day: We all have it fixed in our minds that we should eat five portions of fruit and vegetables a day. It’s a maxim from our health guardians that has become part of the national psyche - and it’s wrong. (WDDTY March/06) More
  • Exercise - You live longer even with heart disease: We all know exercise is good for us, but does the same apply if you have a heart condition? The answer is an emphatic yes. In fact, it could add more than three years to your life if you have a heart problem. (WDDTY May/07) (more)
  • Massage May Help Dementia Patients With Agitation. (Medical News Today Nov/06) More
  • Mental health:  Government suffers three defeats over Mental Health Bill (BMJ March/07) More
  • Mental health: A major review has concluded there is little evidence to suggest government plans to toughen up mental health laws actually works. (BBC March/07) More
  • Olive oil is as powerful as ibuprofen: Olive oil is good for us, as we all know, but now researchers have finally unlocked its health-giving secrets. The essential ingredient seems to be a chemical called oleocanthal , a natural antioxidant that is every bit as powerful as painkillers such as ibuprofen. And the better the quality of the olive oil, the more oleocanthal you get. It's important to buy extra virgin olive oil, and to choose one that has more of a bitter and peppery taste which may induce coughing if you were to drink it...(more)
  • Organic food sector under threat from new GM rules. (FoodNavigator Feb/07) More
  • Organic food: Groups hail Euro vote to keep GM out of organic foods. David Miliband must now scrap the UK government proposal to allow almost one per cent GM contamination of organic food. (Food Quality News April/07) More
  • Pancreatic cancer cells growth hindered by herbal supplement triphala. (Medical News Today April/07) (more)
  • Supplements:
  • The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) has established an Integrative Medicine Consult Service at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Center, the world s largest hospital devoted to research. This service will provide physicians, nurses, and other members of the Clinical Cnete health care team the ability to discuss complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) therapies with knowledgeable medical staff from the consult service and learn how various CAM practices might complement or interact with a patient's care as a research participant at the Clinical Center. (more)
  • Trans-fats: Diabetes Association supports New York City’s ban on trans-fatty acids in all restaurants. (Medical News Today Dec/06) More  Watch a webcast on trans-fats by Dr. Michael Dansinger (Medscape) here
  • US heart group says COX 2 inhibitors should be last choice for pain relief in patients at risk. (BMJ March/07) More
  • Vitamin B12 linked to slower mental decline. (Nutraingredients Feb/07) More
  • Whole Grain Oats May Reduce Risk Factors For Coronary Heart Disease. (Medical News Today April/07) More
  •  Vaccine causes severe nerve damage: The vaccine designed to protect teenagers against meningitis can cause Guillain Barré syndrome (GBS), a severe inflammatory disorder of the peripheral nerves.

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