Herbal remedy warning: Woman in life-threatening state after insomnia cure tea mix-up

A WOMAN who mistakenly used foxglove instead of comfrey leaves to make a herbal tea was rushed to hospital in a life-threatening condition.
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SLEEPING through the night is not something everyone is always able to do, and there is a lot of advice to be found around improving your quality of sleep, and adopting healthy sleep routines.
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Condition:   Postmenopausal Symptoms Intervention:   Other: mindfulness stress reduction program Sponsor:   NURDİLAN SENER Not yet recruiting
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Conditions:   Insomnia;   Alzheimer Disease;   Mild Cognitive Impairment;   Amyloid Intervention:   Device: Transdermal trigeminal electrical neuromodulation(Cefaly) Sponsor:   Saint Vincent's Hospital, Korea Recruiting
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Condition:   Postmenopausal Symptoms Intervention:   Other: mindfulness stress reduction program Sponsor:   NURDİLAN SENER Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Insomnia;   Alzheimer Disease;   Mild Cognitive Impairment;   Amyloid Intervention:   Device: Transdermal trigeminal electrical neuromodulation(Cefaly) Sponsor:   Saint Vincent's Hospital, Korea Recruiting
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CONCLUSION: We propose a predictive model to assess fatigue among breast cancer survivors, within a personalized survivorship care framework. This may help clinicians to provide early management interventions or to correct modifiable risk factors and offer more tailored monitoring and education to patients at risk of severe post-treatment fatigue.PMID:35061509 | DOI:10.1200/JCO.21.01252
Source: Clinical Breast Cancer - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Source Type: research
J Sleep Res. 2022 Jan 21:e13550. doi: 10.1111/jsr.13550. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTThe aim of this study was to determine whether the multicomponent drug Neurexan could mitigate acute insomnia after exposure to a psychosocial stressor. We administered Neurexan orally to rats and examined stress-induced insomnia using the male rat dirty cage exchange method. The neurocircuitry and electrophysiological correlates of the model are characterised, and it represents various human insomnia conditions. Male rats were randomly assigned in a crossover design to six treatment groups and electroencephalography (EEG) electrodes att...
Source: Journal of Sleep Research - Category: Sleep Medicine Authors: Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: We propose a predictive model to assess fatigue among breast cancer survivors, within a personalized survivorship care framework. This may help clinicians to provide early management interventions or to correct modifiable risk factors and offer more tailored monitoring and education to patients at risk of severe post-treatment fatigue.PMID:35061509 | DOI:10.1200/JCO.21.01252
Source: Clinical Genitourinary Cancer - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Source Type: research
AbstractPurpose of ReviewWith a focus on reviewing adequately powered randomized controlled trials, we present recent research on the potential of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) to improve depression and anxiety outcomes among patients with insomnia and one of the following comorbid psychiatric disorders: major depressive disorder (MDD), generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), or posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). We also examine potential moderators of CBT-I on depression and anxiety outcomes in this population.Recent FindingsDespite high comorbidity rates, current behavioral and pharmacological treatmen...
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anjan Das Cancer is one of the major leading causes of death worldwide. Accumulating evidence suggests a strong relationship between specific dietary habits and cancer development. In recent years, a food-based approach for cancer prevention and intervention has been gaining tremendous attention. Among diverse dietary and medicinal plants, lotus (Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn., family Nymphaeaceae), also known as Indian lotus, sacred lotus or Chinese water lily, has the ability to effectively combat this disease. Various parts of N. nucifera have been utilized as a vegetable as well as an herbal medicine for more than 2000 y...
Source: Cancers - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Review Source Type: research
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