Monthly Archives: July 2018

Intestinal Gas And Bloating

99% of eliminated intestinal gas comprises of odourless vapours, such as oxygen, nitrogen, carbon dioxide, hydrogen, and methane. 1% sulphur-containing gases released by bacteria that are normally present within the large intestine causing an unpleasant odour.

There are two primary sources of intestinal gas: gas that is ingested (mostly swallowed air) and gas produced by bacteria that normally reside in the colon (a process called fermentation). Bloating is the full feeling individual gets due to the retention of gas in the abdomen.

Acupuncture Provides Parkinson’s Disease Relief 

Acupuncture is an effective treatment modality for the alleviation of Parkinson’s disease. Zhejiang University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Hangzhou, China) researchers conducted a study comparing the effects of drug therapy as a standalone procedure with acupuncture plus drug therapy in an integrated treatment protocol. Based on the data, the researchers conclude that acupuncture plus antiparkinsonian drug therapy is significantly more effective than using only antiparkinsonian drug therapy. [1]

“The Gift that Keeps on Giving”: a Case Study of Recurrent Cancer

The Gift that Keeps on Giving: a Case Study of Recurrent Cancer

– Annie Brandt 

The Best Answer for Cancer Foundation's 16th Conference for Integrative Cancer & Chronic Disease Physicians & Medical Professionals met in Orlando, Florida, May 17-19, 2018.

Annie Brandt is Founder and President Emeritus of Best Answer for Cancer Foundation.