Alternative Medicine

New Device Uses Gold Nanoparticles to Test for Lung Cancer

New Device Uses Gold Nanoparticles to Test for Lung Cancer

Nanotechnology continues to make big news. Earlier diagnosis improves success rates, reduces the need for invasive treatments and dramatically lowers costs. Nanotech is also producing treatment regimens that target cancer cells while leaving healthy cells and tissues untouched.

 
 

Production of Anti-aging Nanocosmetics

Production of Anti-aging Nanocosmetics

The ‘double-encapsulation’ technology produces cosmetics that are non-toxic and highly effective. As stated, ‘the active ingredient—uronic acid—is embedded in nanoparticles of cyclodextrin of less than two nanometers. Those particles are, in turn, surrounded by a spherical capsule of beta-cyclodextrin and plant-based lipids with diameters of 80 nanometers. When the nanostructures are applied to the skin . . .

 
 

What You Need to Know About Health Care Outside the U.S.

What You Need to Know About Health Care Outside the U.S.

For Boomers planning on traveling or retiring outside the US, this is a great article from Kiplinger. It gives some important details on what we can, and more importantly can’t, expect from Medicare and . . .

 
 

Foods and Vitamins that Improve Memory and Natural Brain Function

Foods and Vitamins that Improve Memory and Natural Brain Function

This is another great article with more information on the foods and supplements you can use to take better care of your memory and brain activity. Written by Melanie Grimes and published in Natural News:

The brain can maintain optimum performance if care is taken with nutrition to prevent age-related memory loss. Keeping the mind active is important, especially as the brain ages.

 
 

Easy to Follow Tips for Anti Aging

Easy to Follow Tips for Anti Aging

No nonsense, natural and easy ways to help your body combat the aging process. While there are good products on the market that work well from the outside, these natural steps

 
 

Memory Issues? You Could be Deficient in Vitamin B12

Memory Issues? You Could be Deficient in Vitamin B12

While memory loss may indicate a serious medical issue, it also may be something more simple.

Vonnie Kennedy of EmpowHer presents research from . . .

 
 

Chronic Back Pain Limits Brain Power

Chronic Back Pain Limits Brain Power

You don’t need to be a scientist to know that chronic back pain can have a negative impact on your life, often bringing with it anxiety and depression. It can affect your ability to work, sleep and perform other daily activities.

Until recently, it has been assumed that whatever changes occurred in the brain as a result of chronic back pain were only temporary and that the brain would revert to a normal state once the pain stopped.

Recent findings by researchers . . .