The History of 12 Ancient Medicines and Healers

The History of 12 Ancient Medicines and Healers

The Secrets of Ancient Medicine explains the origins of medical practices in various cultures. “The first physician who is known to have counted the pulse, Herophilos of Alexandria (born 300 B.C.), lived in Egypt.” James Henry Breasted, author...
History of Chinese Medicine

History of Chinese Medicine

“The superior doctor prevents sickness; The mediocre doctor attends to impending sickness; The inferior doctor treats actual sickness.” Chinese Proverb Watch this video about the history of Chinese Medicine. Traditional Chinese Medicine, or TCM, has a long and...
How to Determine if a Health Blog is Credible

How to Determine if a Health Blog is Credible

“The doctor of the future will give no medicines, but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet, and in the causes and prevention of disease.” Thomas Edison, Inventor And Scientist For the first time...
Evidence-Based Truths About Our Obesity Epidemic

Evidence-Based Truths About Our Obesity Epidemic

“Each and every one of us has unknowingly played a part in the obesity problem.” Indra Nooyi, Business Executive The Global Burden of Disease Study (GBD) is the most comprehensive worldwide observational epidemiological study to date. It describes mortality and...
Key Tips To Sustain A Healthy Weight For Life

Key Tips To Sustain A Healthy Weight For Life

“Diets don’t really work & can be destructive, but if you get healthy overall (mind, body, spirit) then your weight balances naturally.” Jay Woodman, Doctor   Researchers have found that nearly 2 billion people worldwide are now classed as overweight...