Alternative Medicine

When it comes to weight loss, coaching matters

Interacting regularly with a coach as part of a weight-management program significantly affects an individual’s ability to lose weight, according to a study published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research. “We know that weight-management programs…




New Hope for ALS Patients Worldwide

Israeli biotechnology company Kadimastem (TASE: KDST) announced today that it has received the approval of the Ministry of Health’s Supreme Committee, for conducting its phase I/IIa clinical trial in ALS patients using the unique cell…



Don’t Delay Screening For Colorectal Cancer

During National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month in March, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) urges everyone over age 50 (or younger with certain risk factors) to get screened on time. New recommendations recently have been published,…





Fluoridation Can Damage Human Thyroid Gland

Fluoride impairs thyroid hormones at lower water concentrations than dentists claim is safe, according to “Impact of Drinking Water Fluoride on Human Thyroid Hormones: A Case Control Study,” published in Scientific Reports (Feb 2018), reports the New York State Coalition…