Monthly Archives: November 2018

The Many Benefits of Turmeric

Turmeric is a flowering plant of the ginger family. Native to India, the dried roots are powdered and used in Indian and Asian cooking, especially curries, where it lends its characteristic bright yellow color. Turmeric was probably originally imported to China from India, perhaps during the Tang Dynasty (618-907), a time of great international trade.… Read More »

Acupuncture is Cost-Effective

Many clinical trials performed during the last several decades have confirmed the effectiveness of acupuncture in the treatment of many diseases, from chronic pain syndromes to mood disorders to breech babies. And its unique safety profile makes it the safest effective medical intervention known in the world. Apparently this is not quite enough in our… Read More »