Patients in western Kenya counties are turning to herbal medicines as the doctors continues to strike and paralyze hospital services.
Traditional Chinese medicinal plant, Huang-Qin, has “pathways” to produce chemicals that could fight cancer and liver disease.
Here's an extreme Asian "cure" that'll beat all other health-boosting remedies in terms of outlandishness. Ttongsul, an ancient Korean rice wine, may even top "virgin boy eggs"- a popular Chinese snack made of eggs boiled in the urine of prepubescent boys under the age of 10.
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.