Herbal Medicines Pose Health Risk to Millions in Asia

Herbal Medicines Pose Health Risk to Millions in Asia
… for Health Research Biomedical Research Centre at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust and King's College London, found that herbal medicines containing the acid are still found in China and other Asian countries and can be purchased online.
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Herbal remedies with deadly ingredient still available online
Some common Chinese herbal remedies contain aristolochic acid, which has been linked to kidney disease and cancer. And despite efforts by the Food and Drug Administration to keep the ingredient out of herbal products sold in this country, you can still …
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Acupuncture Plus Chinese Herbs Treats Endometriosis Best
New research demonstrates that acupuncture enhances the therapeutic effect of Chinese herbal medicine for the treatment of endometriosis. A laboratory investigation using rats revealed synergistic biochemical improvements when both acupuncture and …
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