Astronauts test traditional Chinese medicines in space

September 3, 2007  
Filed under TCM use & research

Xinhua – China’s astronauts have been testing new varieties of traditional Chinese medicine that could help treat osteoporosis, insomnia and improve immunity.

Doctors with the China Astronaut Research and Training Center say the new remedies will be prepared for sale after further tests during the country’s third manned space program in 2008. Read more

Asparagus root lowers cholesterol, nurtures heart

September 3, 2007  
Filed under Heart health

CM NEWS – Asparagus roots, or tian dong (?? or ???) can lower cholesterol and blood lipid, thus help prevent atherosclerosis and other cardiovascular diseases, a new study says. Read more

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