Sharon Price on the recent ruling by SAHPRA declaring all CBD-containing products as schedule 4 & 7 DRUGS respectively! Also visit: TNHA site for more info http://www.tnha.co.za/cbd-oil-now-illegal-tnha-poised-to-legally-challenge-scheduling-of-cannabidiol-cbd/ Sharon Price on the use of cannabis as medicine – Sharon Price on the use of cannabis as medicine Please follow and like us:

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Daleen Totten interviews molecular biologist Dr Daniel Meyersfeld on genetic testing, specifically Nutrigenomics ​(​ personalized nutrition ​) and Pharmacogenomics ​(​ personalized ​drug prescription). ​They discuss the benefits of genetic testing for personalized healthcare interventions​ ​ and how to access these services in South Africa. Please follow and like us:

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Anthony Rees has followed trends in complementary medicine regulations for about 20 years. Daleen Totten interviewed him to find out where we stand now, after the controversial regulations were published at the end of 2013. Can industry possibly comply with these stringent regulations? Please follow and like us:

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Daleen Totten interviews Dr Sandi Nye on what a naturopath is Similarly to a GP, in the Allied Health field, that is what a naturopath fundamentally started out as. Being a generalist a naturopath uses all sorts of natural remedies and therapies but prescribing drugs are not in the scope of practice for a naturopath. […]

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This was another ailment I used to suffer from in a bad way. Like many diseases, there is a spectrum of severity for this particular disease. For some, hay fever means slightly itchy eyes and a bit of a sniffle; for others it means feeling like you have been run over by a truck. I […]

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Are statins really the wonder drug they are claimed to be? They do lower cholesterol, but at what cost? It’s important to weigh up the benefits and the adverse effects. This article takes a comprehensive look at the evidence. WHAT ARE STATINS? Statins are a group of drugs developed to lower cholesterol levels by inhibiting […]

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It is commonly believed that drugs have effects and side-effects. The understanding is that the effects are good for you, but that they come with side-effects. Nevertheless, the benefits are regarded as being worth the risks. Dr Brom examines these statements. I once had an obese 80-year-old male patient complaining of a cough of about […]

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Bipolar mood disorder is a serious and chronic condition that requires recognition, understanding and empathy. By coming to terms with and managing this mental illness the sufferer and their loved ones will enjoy a better quality of life. Imagine spinning in and out of severe mood shifts, from the highs of mania to the extreme […]

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Spirituality – love is the supreme ethic we should adhere to Diet – unprocessed wholefood in the right proportion plus hydration Rest and sleep – make sure to get 7 to 8 hours’ quality sleep per night Avoid toxins – eliminate all forms of toxicity Movement and air – be active and move as much […]

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The liver is the largest organ in the body and functions as an enormous filter and detoxification centre. It is also involved in the metabolism of a range of essential nutrients required by the body such as specific proteins and bile acids. The liver has several important roles to play and although it is a […]

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