May 27, 2018

alternative medicine


  • Evening Primrose and Borage Oils

    Evening Primrose and Borage Oils

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Evening primrose and borage oils are both rich in linoleic acid and said to be good for practically everything from rashes to diabetes to hangovers. See what the well-designed studies show.

  • Ginkgo Biloba: A Cancer Link?

    Ginkgo Biloba: A Cancer Link?

    by Berkeley Wellness

    The popular Chinese herb ginkgo biloba is promoted as a treatment for circulatory disorders and cognitive problems and as a preventive for dementia. Now, a government study raises a new red flag for ginkgo biloba supplements.

  • Folate for Depression?

    Folate for Depression?

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Many observational studies have found that people with low dietary intakes or blood levels of folate have higher rates of depression. Can supplements of this vitamin help boost mood?