October 21, 2014

alternative medicine


  • Supplement Recalls Rising

    Supplement Recalls Rising

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Between 2009 and 2012, the government ordered recalls of more than 210 dietary supplements for containing unapproved drug ingredients. The biggest culprits were for sexual enhancement and diet pills. What's behind the boom?

  • A Reality Check on Ginseng

    A Reality Check on Ginseng

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Ginseng has been touted as a treatment for everything from colds to digestive conditions to memory problems. It's even been considered an aphrodisiac. Can this so-called cure-all do it all?

  • Butterbur and Migraines
    Wellness Tip

    Butterbur and Migraines

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Do you suffer from migraine headaches? The American Academy of Neurology and the American Headache Society have reviewed studies from the past decade and have some recommendations.