Alternative Medicine

Berkeley Mandates Free Marijuana For The Poor
By September 6, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Berkeley Mandates Free Marijuana For The Poor

At first glance, a new law out in Berkely, California seems utterly ridiculous. Starting next August, low-income Berkeley residents will have the ability to get free, high quality medical marijuana from city dispensaries. And while conservative and liberal leaning groups have both argued it’s a bad idea, it passed unanimously in the Berkely City Council. […]

Archaeologists Recreate ‘Elixir of Long Life’ recipe from Excavated Bottle
By June 21, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

Archaeologists Recreate ‘Elixir of Long Life’ recipe from Excavated Bottle

It was excavated from the site where 22-story hotel was to be built in New York. There, archaeologists found a scores of artifacts elucidating the history of drinking, eating and lodging in the area, along with a tradition of consuming herbal potions for good health. A report published by DNA Info revealed that this dig […]

These Senators Just Scolded Mehmet Oz For Diet Scams
By June 17, 2014 4 Comments Read More →

These Senators Just Scolded Mehmet Oz For Diet Scams

Senator Claire McCaskill recently testified on Capital Hill in Washington, DC. regarding Dr. Mehmet Oz. McCaskill asked why Oz never seemed to use his show to promote the actual, scientifically-proven ways to lose weight — healthy and disciplined eating along with exercise. “I want to see all that floweriness, all that passion, about the beauty of […]

How To See Without Glasses, No Matter How Bad Your Vision Is
By May 8, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

How To See Without Glasses, No Matter How Bad Your Vision Is

Minute Physics has come out with a video detailing an easy way to temporarily focus your vision when you don’t have glasses or contact lenses. This one simple trick would have come in handy for Velma, who seemed to lose her glasses in every other episode of Scooby Doo. The problem she encountered is known […]

How Founder of AA Wanted To Use LSD To Get People Off Alcohol
By April 27, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

How Founder of AA Wanted To Use LSD To Get People Off Alcohol

It may sound shocking, but the co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) believed that LSD could be used therapeutically to cure alcoholism. In fact, he even credited the drug with his own recovery, as well as relief from what had been often debilitating depression. It was only around 20 years after he helped set up the […]