Cause of ADD and ADHD Discovered

Attention deficit disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, also referred to as ADD or ADHD, are biological, brain based conditions  characterized by inattention, distractibility and/or hyperactive and impulsive behaviors.  These disorders develop in children and may continue into adolescence and adulthood.  If left untreated, they can lead to difficulty or failure at school or work, poor social relationships, antisocial behavior…

Integrative Medicine Gaining Traction in the Mainstream

Integrative medicine signifies the joining of conventional medical practices with alternative medicine in order to utilize a complementary approach. Due to rapidly growing interest among the general population in treatments other than conventional drugs and surgery, many in mainstream medicine are adopting this dual modus operandi when it comes to prescribing treatment options to their…

Sleepless Nights Linked with Early Death

In two separate studies, researchers in the UK, Italy and Holland have revealed that people getting less than the recommended six to eight hours of sleep per night have a higher chance of going to an early grave, and that regular sleepless nights could lead to the onset of diabetes. UK and Italian study links lack of…