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Amalaki Ekadashi 2019 Date and Time: Know Tithi, History and Vrat Significance of This Auspicious Day Worshipping Lord Vishnu

Amalaki Ekadashi (Photo Credits: Wikimedia Commons) Amalaki Ekadashi or Amalaka Ekadashi is a holy day which is observed by Hindus in the worship of the amla or amalaka tree and in turn of Lord Vishnu. There is a belief that Lord Vishnu resides in this tree. It is celebrated on the 11th day of the month of… Read More »

CBD Is Everywhere, but Scientists Still Don’t Know Much About It

Cannabidiol, or CBD, a nonintoxicating component of the marijuana plant, is touted as a magic bullet that eases pain, anxiety, insomnia and depression. Salves, sprays, tinctures and oils containing CBD are marketed as aphrodisiacs that boost desire; as balms for eczema, pimples and hot flashes; and even as treatments for serious diseases like diabetes and… Read More »

Bladder cancer: What to know about BCG treatment

Bacillus Calmette–Guerin is a form of immunotherapy that doctors can use to treat some forms of bladder cancer. Following surgery to remove the cancer, this treatment can help prevent the cancer from returning. In this article, we will discuss what Bacillus Calmette–Guerin (BCG) therapy is, when doctors use it, and what to expect during treatment.… Read More »