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Acupuncture for palliative cancer pain management
Acupuncture for palliative cancer pain management

A January 13 2021 article in the British Medical Journal; ‘Supportive & Palliative Care’ described a metanalysis of a number of trials and database searches, which looked at the use of acupuncture as used for the treatment of pain in cancer cases.

The Effect of Reflexology on Low Back Pain in Operating Room Nurses
The Effect of Reflexology on Low Back Pain in Operating Room Nurses

The following study was published in the journal ‘Holistic Nurse Practitioner’ - 2020 Dec 9th – showing that reflexology was helpful to operating room nurses experiencing low back pain.

The Significant Effect of Homeopathic Medicine in Lung Cancer
The Significant Effect of Homeopathic Medicine in Lung Cancer

In a huge breakthrough for complementary medicine, a conventional health journal, The Oncologist, has published a study on how homeopathic medicine has a significant effect on a type of lung cancer.

How can we overcome loneliness?
How can we overcome loneliness?

Loneliness can be defined in a number of ways, but most specialists agree that it is an undesirable and hurtful emotion, and can impact both physical and mental wellbeing.

Pandemic measures had a strong impact on mental and physical health
Pandemic measures had a strong impact on mental and physical health

A new study has shown significant increases in sedentary behaviour, a reduction in physical activity levels, and an increase in anxiety and weight gain throughout the COVID-19 lockdown measures implemented earlier this year. The results were particularly significant in people with obesity.

Vitamin D deficiency could be linked to depression in adults
Vitamin D deficiency could be linked to depression in adults

A new study has found an association between vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency and an increased risk of developing new-onset depression in middle-aged adults. In addition, vitamin D deficiency may also predict sustained symptoms in people who already have depression.

Green tea and coffee lower risk of death in people with type 2 diabetes
Green tea and coffee lower risk of death in people with type 2 diabetes

New research suggests that drinking lots of coffee and green tea correlates with a lower risk of death from any cause among people with type 2 diabetes.

New research could help millions who suffer from ringing in the ears
New research could help millions who suffer from "ringing in the ears"

In the largest clinical trial of its kind, researchers show that combining sound and electrical stimulation of the tongue can significantly reduce tinnitus, commonly described as “ringing in the ears.” They also found that therapeutic effects can be sustained for up to 12 months post-treatment.

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A January 13 2021 article in the British Medical Journal;
‘Supportive & Palliative Care’ described a metanalysis of a ...

The following study was published in the journal ‘Holistic
Nurse Practitioner’ - 2020 Dec 9th – showing that reflexology

In a huge breakthrough for complementary medicine, a
conventional health journal, The Oncologist, has published a

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