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Complementary medicines can be dangerous for children, experts say

By | 2016-10-05T06:46:11+00:00 December 24th, 2010|Categories: Medication, Parenting, Research|Tags: , , , , , |

ScienceDaily (2010-12-23) -- Complementary medicines can be dangerous for children and can even prove fatal, if substituted for conventional medicine, indicates an audit of kids' CAM treatment. http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/12/101222205351.htm

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New study on the effectiveness of St. John’s Wort

By | 2016-10-05T06:46:13+00:00 October 9th, 2008|Categories: Depression/Anxiety, Medication, Research|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Across 29 studies, St. John's Wort was found to be more effective than placebo and just as effective as Prozac in treating mild to moderate depression. However, it should be noted that the researchers stated that some of the smaller German studies may have had "over-optimistic results". Keep in mind that in some countries, like Germany, [...]

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