alternative medicine


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Jill Duncan brings east and west together, and your body feels whole. more

May 25, 2015 8:00 AM Health

Research suggests a new use for cannabis... more

Mar 30, 2015 8:00 AM Health


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It can soothe your tummy, ease a headache, even make your hair grow. more

Mar 20, 2015 8:00 AM Health

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Photo by Marc Dalmulder via Creative Commons

Those koalas are onto something. more

Mar 19, 2015 8:00 AM Health

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Dab, don't sniff. Tea tree oil can fight everything from common fungus to a resistant staph infection. more

Mar 18, 2015 8:00 AM Health


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Inhale. Relax. Drowse into slumber. more

Mar 17, 2015 8:00 AM Health

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Photo by María 'tatica' Leandro via Creative Commons

A week-long series gets at the essence of these oils' health benefits. more

Mar 16, 2015 8:00 AM Health 1 Comments

A firsthand account of a bliss that defies gravity. more

Mar 2, 2015 8:00 AM Health 1 Comments


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An old-fashioned remedy meets modern science. more

Feb 23, 2015 8:00 AM Health


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It's not romantic nonsense, it's physiology and neuropsychology. Play on! more

Feb 5, 2015 8:00 AM Health

New brain studies show immune system benefits to music—and it’s powerful enough to reorganize our brains more

Feb 4, 2015 8:00 AM Health 1 Comments

You’ve never heard of halotherapy, and its claims to cure respiratory ailments, fight infection, and detox your lungs and skin? You will. more

Jan 8, 2015 8:00 AM Health