Why western medicine may not be the best medicine for tinnitis

Western medicine, it seems, is not all it’s cracked up to be.And yet, it’s still one of the best-known medical disciplines in the world, and it can help with many ailments.In this week’s installment of The Verge’s ongoing series, we talk with a leading western botanist about the advantages of western medicine.

How to prevent chronic pain and improve your life

Medical professionals are increasingly using the term “Western Medicine” in reference to a range of treatments, including acupuncture and massage, which are considered “medicine” by many people.However, what exactly does this term mean?The term “western medicine” is a combination of the words “Western” and “Medicine” (meaning medical treatment).In some ways, Western medicine is a subset …

What you need to know about the West’s latest innovation: Westland’s new drug

A new drug developed by a Colorado biotech company has cleared regulatory hurdles in the US and will likely be the first in the world to treat a common cold, according to the US Food and Drug Administration.Westland Pharmaceuticals announced Wednesday that it will apply for a patent on the drug, called K-100.K-100 has been …