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Acupuncture benefits: Traditional medicine could help with hypertension and osteoporosis

Acupuncture points are believed to stimulate the central nervous system, said John Hopkins Medicine. The site continued: “This, in turn, releases chemicals into the muscles, spinal cord, and brain. “These biochemical changes may stimulate the body’s natural healing abilities and promote physical and emotional well-being. “National Institutes of Health (NIH) studies have shown that acupuncture… Read More »

Mystery infection that could derail vaccine

A mystery man or woman in Victoria who tested positive for COVID-19 twice is now the subject of intense interest among virus researchers around Australia. Victorian Premier Dan Andrews’ confirmation that medical experts are treating the case as the nation’s first ever reinfection will likely spark international attention. Reports of reinfection with SARS-CoV-2 are rare… Read More »

How New Nutrition Legislation Could Help Cancer Patients and Survivors

When I was completing clinical rotations at a community hospital as a dietetic intern, I remember entering a patient’s room as they had just received a life-altering diagnosis – diabetes, hypertension or cancer. I had 15 minutes to spend with them to talk about nutrition. They were already overwhelmed and in such a short amount… Read More »