Vitae Herbae

herbal, natural, integrative medicine and disease prevention

Alternative Treatments in India

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SIGMA Medical Tour.. - Alternative medicine treatments are widely known as complementary medicines based on spiritual and natural healing methods. These are different from the conventional regular medical treatments or a...

Mysterious 'Glow Worm' Discovered in the Peruvian Rainforest

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Live Science - A mysterious glowing worm has been discovered lighting up the soil in the Peruvian rainforest. The strange glow worms, which are thought to be the larval stage of an as-yet-unidentified species of ...

Does Stretching Increase Flexibility?

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Live Science - Many people think stretching is essential to improving flexibility. Runners stretch their hamstrings before hitting the pavement, gymnasts do hyper-splits during their warm-ups and yogis wind down ...

From Birth to Death, Diet Affects the Brain's Health

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Live Science - WASHINGTON — Sound body, sound mind, the saying goes. Now, scientists have found support for this adage in researching showing that poor diets may adversely affect mental health in all stages of li...

Hidden Order in Chickens' Eyes

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NERSC - Up close, many systems look chaotic — clusters of stars, the atoms in superfluid helium, the haphazard arrangement of certain subatomic particles. Zoom out, though, and they appear organized. They ...

pasquale valente

MD PhD - Occupational Medicine - Industrial and Environmental Hygiene