Microwave your armpits to banish sweating for good

Microwave your armpits to banish sweating for good | UPDATED: 02:47 GMT, 20 March 2012 Sweating is thought to be a problem with the sympathetic nervous system A device held against the armpit for 30 minutes could banish the embarrassment of excessive sweating.

Acupuncture really can reduce stress levels, scientists claim after alternative therapy experiment

Acupuncture really can reduce stress levels, scientists claim after alternative therapy experimentAcupuncture “reduces” levels of protein linked to stressScientists believe this explains the sense of well-being patients receive from ancient Chinese therapy Acupuncture really does reduce stress levels, scientists have found. In the first study of its kind, a team of researchers discovered that the ancient Chinese therapy reduces levels of a protein linked to chronic stress. While the study was carried out on rats, scientists believe it may help to explain the sense of well-being many people receive from the therapy.