Alternative Medicine Update

Cloves effective for treating oral cavity pain

Cloves effective for treating oral cavity pain

Cloves, most commonly known in foods, are also excellent sources for treating pain in the oral cavity.

Vitamin K

Vitamin K

Foods are the preferred source of vitamin K; however, supplements are widely available in many subtypes.

Restorative applications of spider web silk

Restorative applications of spider web silk

Spider web silk has been used for fabric, wound care, and is now the topic of some amazing research.

Inulin as a nutritional supplement

Inulin as a nutritional supplement

Inulin is a collective term for a large group of complex, natural carbohydrates.

Gold may possess anti-inflammatory agents

Gold may possess anti-inflammatory agents

The use of gold therapy as an anticancer agent appears promising, as does its more common use as a DMARD.

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