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Research shows acupuncture can be more effective than medication for indigestion

(Natural News) Acupuncture has been around for literally thousands of years now. Having originated in Ancient China, there’s a fair chance that it has already been used to treat all of the most common kinds of disorders and diseases. Now there’s a new study where researchers have measured the efficacy of acupuncture in treating one...
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(Natural News) If you thought colon cancer was one of those diseases that you only need to worry about once you’ve reached an advanced age, we’ve got some sobering news for you: Millennials have a four-times greater chance of developing rectal tumors and double the risk of having colon tumors. These numbers are only expected...
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Although I have always been a strong advocate for sophisticated molecular and genomic testing, I tend to get a severe case of indigestion when I see references to themolecular autopsy(see:Can Interest in the Molecular Autopsy Rekindle Interest in the Classic Autopsy?). First, let's start with an excerpt from a recent article on this particular topic which is presented below (see:When Genetic Autopsies Go Awry):Mayo Clinic doctor Michael Ackerman pioneered the so-called molecular autopsy in 1999, using a DNA test to explain the sudden death of a 19-year-old woman with a previously-undiagnosed inherited heart condit...
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Diana Zepeda, 33, has just finished chemotherapy for stage 4 colon cancer after spending nearly two years thinking her symptoms were just results of her poor diet and stressful life in Washington, DC.
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I’ve always thought it sounded counterintuitive to use an acid to alleviate indigestion, but the number of times I’ve heard people treat their symptoms of heartburn with apple cider vinegar is too large to count. So, I decided to look into whether this strategy works, and to do some investigation about the idea behind its use. To my surprise, there is no research published in medical journals that addresses using raw apple cider vinegar to treat heartburn, despite widespread use and recommendations from blogs and websites. What is heartburn? Heartburn is most commonly caused by stomach acid contents traveling u...
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Title: Indigestion (Dyspepsia, Upset Stomach Pain) Symptoms, Relief Remedies, MedicineCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/10/2002 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/19/2018 12:00:00 AM
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[06-06-2016] The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning consumers about the risk of serious bleeding when using nonprescription, also known as over-the-counter or OTC, aspirin-containing antacid products to treat heartburn, sour stomach, acid indigestion, or upset stomach.
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Conclusions: The COS is recommended for all pragmatic clinical effectiveness trials in esophageal cancer resection surgery. Further work is needed to delineate the definitions and parameters and explore best methods for measuring the individual outcomes.
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(Natural News) One of the most debilitating pains among the myriad of physical ailments is stomach upset. When you have a stomachache, especially one caused by indigestion or irregular bowel movement, your whole body may feel weak and lethargic, and your overall mood may also be affected. Prescription painkillers may be effective to relieve stomach...
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ConclusionsGI symptoms are highly prevalent in people on dialysis; however, the evidence base is limited and further investigation of preventable causes and potential interventions such as medications and diet is required in future research.
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