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Does TCM boost fertility?

January 18, 2012

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Dateline: 25 November 2011 // Posted by: B. Monahan Source: Daily Mail Story: “Chinese medicine could double the chances of childless couples conceiving” Summary: According to this article, couples with fertility problems are twice as likely to get pregnant using traditional Chinese medicine as western drugs scientists have discovered. It is stated that a discovery of […]

“Super” broccoli for cancer?

December 23, 2011

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Dateline: 4 October 2011 // Posted by: Roisin Moore Source: The Sun, Fox News Story: “Super broccoli to fight the big C” Summary: Super broccoli, or Beneforte as it is marketed, is the latest in the super-foods domain that claim special properties which can cure cancer. The product which we are told in the article went on sale in […]

Back for good?

December 23, 2011

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Dateline: 16 October 2011 // Posted by: Mary Duggan Source: Daily Express Story: “Back for good: How to beat crippling back pain” Summary: Everyone will suffer from back pain at some point in their lives according to spinal surgeon, Colin Natali, founder of a private clinic that treats back pain called Back2Normal.  According to Back2Normal, they offer an […]

Regular sex “key” to happy marriage for seniors?

December 23, 2011

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Dateline: 21 November 2011 // Posted by: Catherine Stokes Source: Yahoo! News, HealthDay Story: “Regular Sex May Be Key to Happy Marriage for Seniors” Summary: A study using responses from the 2004 version of the General Social Survey claims that senior adults (people aged 65 and over) who have an active sex life have happier marriages and are […]

The Kraken sleeps on…

December 19, 2011

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Dateline: 10 October 2011 // Posted by: Chelsea Gruenwald Source: Science News, LiveScience, The Huffington Post, Daily Mail, Geological Society of America, National Geographic, Wired Story: “Giant ‘Kraken’ Lair Discovered: Cunning Sea Monster That Preyed on Ichthyosaurs” Summary: A group of mysteriously arranged fossils in Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park, Nevada has baffled paleontologists for nearly a century. Why these […]

Is ’emotional acupuncture’ the answer?

December 19, 2011

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Dateline: 9 November 2011 // Posted by: Stephanie Brolsma Source: ExplorerNews.com Story: “‘Emotional acupuncture’ helps vets: Military veterans find relief from PTSD thanks to touch therapy” Summary: Many war veterans return from duty only to experience flashbacks of their time of service. These flashbacks are symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. According to the article, […]

Singularly speculative

November 28, 2011

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Dateline: 12 October 2011 // Posted by: AHJOConnell Source: Forbes Story: “Ray Kurzweil On The Future Of Innovation At Singularity University” Summary: The article tells of Ray Kurzweil speaking to a group of his students at the singularity university in Silicon Valley, California. He is talking about the great strides that have been made in technology […]