Man indicted in sale of 'homemade', untested cancer drugs

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man has been indicted on charges he manufactured homemade and untested cancer drugs in his kitchen and marketed them to “alternative-medicine doctors" in the U.S., M...

Review: Netflix's 'Have a Good Trip' is only a mild high

We can't take trips these days for obvious reasons. But Netflix is offering a trip into the mind with a gentle new documentary about the world of hallucinogens. Donick Cary’s “Have ...

Madagascar's president touts herbal drink against COVID-19

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar (AP) — As their high school reopened after being closed for a month due to the coronavirus, students in Madagascar's capital city were given face masks and a small bottle of a...

Some people turn to herbal medicine for virus without proof

NEW DELHI (AP) — With no approved drugs for the new coronavirus, some people are turning to alternative medicines, often with governments promoting them. This is most evident in Indi...

Taiwan ramps up efforts to promote Chinese medicine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A regulation governing the development of Chinese medicine in Taiwan was passed by the Executive Yuan on Thursday (Nov. 14), which lays the groundwork to promote a herbal ...

Sea dragon exhibit dazzles visitors at California aquarium

LA JOLLA, California (AP) — At first glance, it looks like a branch of kelp, but then an eye moves among its leafy appendages, and ridges of tiny, translucent fins start to flutter, sending the creatu...

German healer denies manslaughter of cancer patients

A non-medical practitioner in Germany denied he was at fault in three charges of involuntary manslaughter on the opening day of his trial Friday. The 61-year-old is said to have given infusions of 3-...

Bosnian Serb Radovan Karadzic loses war crimes, genocide appeal

A United Nations court in The Hague on Wednesday dismissed an appeal by former Bosnian Serb political leader Radovan Karadzic against his convictions for crimes committed during the Bosnian war on Wed...

Medicare expands access to in-home support for seniors

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a harbinger of potentially big changes for Medicare, seniors in many states will be able to get additional services like help with chores, safety devices and respite for caregiver...

Desperate & duped? GoFundMe means big bucks for dubious care

People seeking dubious, potentially harmful treatment for cancer and other ailments raised nearly $7 million over two years from crowdfunding sites, a study found. Echoing recent res...

Israeli takes up acupuncture science in Taiwan for love of Chinese medicine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An Israeli national gave up his cozy life as a doctor in his homeland three years ago to pursue an unlikely profession in Taiwan – becoming a traditional Chinese med...

Experts question benefits of fluoride-free toothpaste

Dental health experts worry that more people are using toothpaste that skips the most important ingredient — fluoride — and leaves them at a greater risk of cavities. Most toothpaste...

Global Coenzyme Q10 Market 2018-2022| 10% CAGR Projection Over the Next Four Years| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--The global coenzyme Q10 market 2018-2022 is expected to post a CAGR of almost 10% during the forecast period, according to the latest market research report by ....

Technavio in the News: Validating Trends in the Food and Beverage Industry

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--The food and beverage industry is subject to rapidly changing consumer preferences and is marked by the presence of numerous local and multinational suppliers. A...

Music Executive Jay Brown Joins MedMen’s Board

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--MedMen Enterprises Inc. (“MedMen” or the “Company”) (CSE: MMEN) (OTCQB: MMNFF) is pleased to announce that RocNation Co-founder and CEO Jay Brown has joined...