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Herbal Remedies Could Be Recommended For Postmenopausal Symptoms

Herbal medicines could be recommended instead of hormone replacement therapy for the treatment of postmenopausal symptoms. Menopause is the time after the menstrual periods of a woman have stopped and is linked to a deficiency of estrogen. It could cause an increase in genitourinary symptoms, hot flushes, and joint pain as well as mood and… Read More »

Three US health agencies move to make herbal opioid alternative kratom a schedule 1 drug

Three US health agencies move to make herbal opioid alternative kratom a schedule 1 drug – branding it as dangerous as heroin – as it kills more recovering addicts Kratom is an unapproved plant-derived ‘supplement’ marketed to ease opioid withdrawals  It is already illegal in several countries  Kratom has gained popularity in the US, especially… Read More »