The Danger Unseen

May 7, 2021 By Erika R. Whitehead

For millions of Americans dealing with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Zantac (ranitidine) was a familiar medication prescribed by doctors to alleviate their symptoms. But in 2019, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the prescription drug contained low levels of a nitrosamine impurity called N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA). Nitrates commonly found in the food and medications we…

Reiki Energy Treatment Helps Cancer Patients Heal

July 24, 2018 By swarren

Now more than ever, people all over the country are turning to holistic practices to supplement more traditional medical treatments. The benefits of these practices are far-reaching, and often make traditional methods more effective by strengthening the body’s natural defenses. For cancer patients, alternative therapies like meditation and mindfulness practices can help ease the treatment…

Massage Therapy Offers Relief to Cancer Patients

June 12, 2018 By swarren

These days, a more holistic approach to health and wellbeing is on the rise. Complementary and alternative medicine is growing increasingly popular, with methods like herbal treatment, Reiki energy therapy, and acupuncture reaching a growing audience. Patients want to manage their health with the big picture in mind, rather than simply addressing symptoms. In the…