September 30, 2014

immune system


  • 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?

  • The Cleanse Fad
    Wellness Tip

    The Cleanse Fad

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Don’t believe claims that you need to fast or go on various liquid diets to “cleanse” your body and rid it of “toxins.”

  • Crowdfunding For ME/CFS Research
    Be Well

    Crowdfunding For ME/CFS Research

    by David Tuller, DrPH

    In recent years, the NIH has spent only $5 million on chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis, while other conditions with fewer patients but more public recognition have received much more federal support.