Monthly Archives: March 2007

Acupuncture Effective for Chronic Knee Pain

A meta-analysis research article in this month’s Reumatology journal concluded that acupuncture is effective in relieving pain and assisting function for chronic knee pain. The authors made some impressive statements for a mainstream journal:

Probiotics during pregnancy and early in life reduces incidence of eczema at 2 years

In yet another study showing the importance of healthy gut bacteria it is shown that probiotics during pregnancy and early in life reduce the incidence of IgE associated eczema. (think of IgE as the sort lived, quick onset reaction from foods, molds, animals etc.) This randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial involved […]