Knotweed and Hawthorn Outperform Lovastatin in Trial

Knotweed and Hawthorn Outperform Lovastatin in Trial - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthChinese researchers recently discovered that two herbal extracts may treat atherosclerosis, the hardening of the arteries, as well as or more effectively than the pharmaceutical drug Lovastatin. Continue Reading

Calcium Supplements Raise Risk of Brain Lesions

Calcium Supplements Raise Risk of Brain Lesions - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthA Duke University study published in the British Journal of Nutrition this summer found that calcium supplements taken by elderly persons may increase the risk of brain lesions that are identified as hyperintensities on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) brain scans. Continue Reading

Cell Phones And Router Microwaves Stress Plants

Cell Phones And Router Microwaves Stress Plants - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthEvidence of the effects of wireless technologies on human health continues to be controversial, with agreement on results remaining elusive. Now a new study published in the Journal of Plant Physiology found that human generated microwave pollution can potentially be stressful to plants. Continue Reading

Star Coyote Sound Temple Provides a Healing Heaven

Star Coyote Sound Temple Provides a Healing Heaven - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthStar Coyote Sound Healing, in Plano, exists in a quiet residential neighborhood. The lower level of the center is a wide, open area with beautiful hardwood floors, perfect for yoga, tai chi and echoing the tones emitted from gongs, drums and didgeridoos. The space is warm; a welcoming environment that offers a safe space for clients, students and guests to learn, grow, relax, heal and enjoy the fellowship of other like-minded people. Continue Reading

Mistletoe Extract Benefits Pancreatic Cancer Patients

Mistletoe Extract Benefits Pancreatic Cancer Patients - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthA study published in the European Journal of Cancer revealed that a mistletoe extract may lengthen life for patients with severe pancreatic cancer. German researchers tested 220 patients with advanced stage pancreatic cancer, an aggressive, often fatal disease. Continue Reading

Hip Fractures Decrease On Weekends And Holy Days

Hip Fractures Decrease On Weekends And Holy Days - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthA new study published in the Israel Medical Association Journal found that older adults are more likely to have hip fractures in the wintertime, except during weekends and on religious holidays. Continue Reading

Hospice Care Adds Months for Cancer Patients

Hospice Care Adds Months for Cancer Patients - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthResearchers from Houston’s MD Anderson Cancer Center determined that hospice care significantly increases survival rates among patients with metastatic (stage IV) melanoma, a difficult-to treat form of cancer that occurs when melanoma cells have spread through the lymph nodes to other parts of the body. Continue Reading

Cecilia Yu Doctor of NUCCA Chiropractic

Cecilia Yu Doctor of NUCCA Chiropractic - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthCecilia Yu, owner of Synergy Balance, in Dallas, graduated from Parker University in 2008, and received National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association (NUCCA) training at conferences and by studying under board-certified doctors. Continue Reading

Lions Bring Holiday Cheer with Annual Parade

Lions Bring Holiday Cheer with Annual Parade - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthThe Plano Lions Club Christmas Treasures on Parade starts at the Plano administration building, 2700 West 15th Street, at 9 a.m., December 13, and ends at Plano Senior High School around 11 a.m. Continue Reading

Learn to Become a Beekeeper

Learn to Become a Beekeeper - Natural Awakenings North Texas - Dallas - Fort Worth Metroplex NorthThe Collin County Hobby Beekeeper Association (CCHBA) youth scholarship program is available to youths 12 to 18 years old that reside in Collin, Dallas, Denton, Fannin, Grayson, Hunt, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. Continue Reading