OUR WINTER ISSUE
JUN/AUG 2021
Vol 2 Issue 75

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With so much publicity being given to fake news of late, we are very pleased to reassure you that our latest issue of The Art of Healing has lots of scientifically-based research articles …
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Language Extinction Triggers Loss Of Unique Medicinal Knowledge

Language is one of our species' most important skills, which includes enabling indigenous societies to use the biodiversity that surrounds them as a ‘living pharmacy’ and to describe the medicinal properties of plants. Linguists estimate there are nearly 7,400 languages in the world today. Most of...

Harnessing Healthy Behaviour to Prevent Dementia

A new Alzheimer’s disease drug will hit the market soon, the first in nearly two decades. But some experts say the evidence for it isn’t terribly strong and worry that it may cost a lot. Still, the announcement of its approval by the U.S. Food and Drug...

3 Essential Lessons We Could All Learn From Plants

Plants are collaborative. They share resources with neighbours, warn each other of incoming threats, and form partnerships to better utilise their environment. Plants are...

Native California medicinal plant may hold promise for treating...

by Salk Institute The medicinal powers of aspirin, digitalis, and the anti-malarial artemisinin all come from plants. A Salk Institute discovery of a potent neuroprotective...

Fountain of youth for heart health may lie in...

Why do blood vessels naturally stiffen and degrade as we age, boosting cardiovascular disease risk? New University of Colorado Boulder research has identified a...