Check out this website for an interesting discussion of happiness. If you register (free) you can take a variety of happiness questionnaires and compare your results to those of various demographic groups. I particularly appreciate the concept of “positive health,” which is simply another way of saying that health is more than the absence of

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The Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS), which is part of the National Institutes of Health, has recently created a tool that restricts PubMed searches to the dietary supplement literature. Of course, this is still a very broad category, but searching only this subset may help target searches and decrease overwhelm, particularly for new researchers. I

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A client recently emailed me the following question: “I read online that I shouldn’t use lavender essential oil or any products that contain it for A [her two year old son] because it could cause abnormal breast growth!! What do you think?” It’s true that there was an article published in the New England Journal

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