Alternative Medicine Update

D-mannose: an effective antibiotic alternative

D-mannose: an effective antibiotic alternative

D-mannose is a simple sugar that can be used as an effective alternative to antibiotics in a number of conditions.

Bromelain as a proteolytic enzyme

Bromelain as a proteolytic enzyme

Found in pineapple, bromelain is a well known proteolytic enzyme.

Slippery elm: an effective anti-inflammatory agent

Slippery elm: an effective anti-inflammatory agent

Slippery elm may be beneficial for patients with GI complaints.

Chromotherapy as treatment for medical conditions

Chromotherapy as treatment for medical conditions

Chromotherapy focuses on rebalancing patients' chakras.

Bright light therapy effectively treats psoriasis, acne

Bright light therapy effectively treats psoriasis, acne

Bright light therapy may be safe and effective in children and adolescents.

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