Medical anthropology
Medical anthropology studies "human health and disease, health care systems, and biocultural adaptation". It views humans from multidimensional and ecological perspectives. It is one of the most high...
Cancer, Can Grapes Help Prevent It?
Dr. Abrams explains whether grapes can help prevent cancer.
Why is "cupping" attracting Olympic athletes like Michael Phelps?
Michael Phelps is a fan of the the ancient Chinese medicine practice, but what does it really do?
Wrap your feet in cabbage and see the surprising results!
This unusual remedy will have you stocking your fridge with cabbage.
This 5 Minute Exercise You Can Do With Just Your Hands Will Boost Energy & Balance Emotions
Jin Shin Jyutsu is a an ancient Japanese form of touch therapy that you can perform on yourself  to help balance your energy and emotions through stimulating the meridians in our hands. The technique ...
This Lavender Lemonade Recipe Will Get Rid Of Anxiety And Headaches
Anxiety is the third most common mental health issue worldwide, and everyone suffers from a headache once in a while. So why not try lavender lemonade?
The Case For Putting Weed Up Your Vagina
After their introduction of weed lube changed some people's lives, Foria is back — this time with a cannabis vaginal suppository meant to ease the hell that is menstrual cramps. Foria Relief is a $44 ...
HIV Doctor Who Treated Charlie Sheen Reckons He Can Cure The Disease With GOAT'S MILK
A doctor who treated Charlie Sheen claims he has cured COUNTRIES of HIV using goat's milk treatment. Dr. Samir Chachoua, who is not licensed to practice medicine in the States, was interviewed on Real...
Baltimore psychologist pioneers team using psychedelics as ‘sacred’ medicine
William Richards, who began studying psychedelics in Germany in 1963, is convinced LSD and psilocybin drugs can transform people’s lives for the better
9 Herbs that Calm Nerves and Ease Anxiety
Take advantage of herbs to calm your nerves and ease anxiety.
Why All Diabetics Should Know About Turmeric
Many diabetics already know about the benefits of a low-glycemic diet, but why haven't they heard about turmeric, one of the world's most extensively researched anti-diabetic plants? A recent literat...
Cilantro and Chlorella can Detox 80% of Heavy Metals
Heavy metal chelation using cilantro and chlorella can naturally remove more than 80 percent of lead, mercury, and aluminum from the body within 42 days.
Doctor Sells His Practice, Opens Up “Farmacy” Using Food as Medicine Instead
The brilliant Dr. Robert Weiss did something completely unheard of in the medical community. He sold his medical practice and decided to teach the importance of diet and nutrition in health by openin...
15 Uses for Papaya Leaves - A Powerful Cure for Cancer
Most people know about papayas but not many know about the amazing health benefits of Papaya Leaves.  Papaya Leaves contain powerful healing compounds that ar…
The Dark Side of Ayahuasca
Every day, hundreds of tourists arrive in Iquitos, Peru, seeking spiritual catharsis or just to trip their heads off. But increasingly often their trip becomes a nightmare, and some of them don't go h...
Essential Oils Might Be the New Antibiotics
Faced with increasingly drug-resistant bacteria, scientists and farmers are now looking to plant extracts to keep people and animals healthy. Essential oils often evoke thoughts of scented candles and...
Studies Confirm “Sound Therapy” Heals Arthritis, Cancer, Tinnitus, Autoimmune Disease and More Using Vibrational Frequencies :: The JB Bardot Archives
Sound healing is the practice of using audio tones and vibrational frequencies to repair damaged tissue and cells within the …
Alternative medicine
Alternative medicine is any practice that is put forward as having the healing effects of medicine, but is not founded on evidence gathered using the scientific method. It consists of a wide range of ...
Traditional medicine
Traditional medicine (also known as indigenous or folk medicine) comprises knowledge systems that developed over generations within various societies before the era of modern medicine. The World Healt...
Siddha medicine
Siddha Medicine (" சித்த மருத்துவம்" or " தமிழ் மருத்துவம் " in Tamil) is usually considered as the oldest medical system known to mankind. Contemporary Tamil literature holds that the system of Sidd...
Society for Medical Anthropology
The Organization of Medical Anthropology was formed in 1967 and first met on April 27, 1968, at the 27th Annual Meeting of the Society for Applied Anthropology (SfAA), during which the Medical Anthrop...
Bulimia nervosa
Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by binge eating and purging, or consuming a large amount of food in a short amount of time followed by an attempt to rid oneself of the food consume...
Robert A. Rubinstein
Robert A. Rubinstein (born 1951) is a cultural anthropologist whose work bridges the areas of political and medical anthropology, and the history and theory of the discipline. He is Professor of Anth...
Traditional Tibetan medicine
Traditional Tibetan medicine (Tibetan: བོད་ཀྱི་གསོ་བ་རིག་པ་, Wylie: Ggso ba rig pa) is a centuries-old traditional medical system that employs a complex approach to diagnosis, incorporating t...
Traditional Chinese medicine
Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM; simplified Chinese: 中医; traditional Chinese: 中醫; pinyin: zhōng yī; literally: "Chinese medicine") is a broad range of medicine practices sharing comm...
Nancy Romero-Daza
Nancy Romero-Daza is a medical anthropologist with an appointment as associate professor at the University of South Florida. From 1994 to 1998, she worked for the Hispanic Health Council in Hartford, ...
Traditional Korean medicine
Korean medicine (Hangul: 한의학, Hanja: 韓醫學) refers to the traditional medical science that originated in ancient Imperial China and was further developed and practiced in Korea. Its techniques in treatm...