/ Oct 19, 2017

Herbal remedies linked to cases of liver cancer across Asia

Researchers have uncovered widespread evidence of a link between traditional Chinese herbal remedies and liver cancer across Asia, a study said Wednesday. The findings suggest stronger measures are needed to prevent people from consuming chemicals called aristolochic acids (AA), which are derived from the woody ...

In U.S., meditation breaks into the mainstream

/ Oct 15, 2017

In U.S., meditation breaks into the mainstream

It is 5 p.m., rush hour in Manhattan. Julia Lyons, 31, finishes work and heads straight for her daily dose of peace and quiet: half an hour at the meditation studio Mndfl. Since April 2016, when she discovered the then-new studio, the investment bank employee ...