Medical Articles

Is This Abdominal Pain PMS Or an Ovarian Cyst?

About two weeks before your period is due you start retaining water, feeling bloated and irritable, and craving various foods. You’re constipated and have severe abdominal pain. Is it PMS? Or could you be subject to reoccurring ovarian cysts? I am sorry to tell you that it could be either, and it is probably both.…

Food Remedies For IBS – Pineapple

I am a firm believer that natural foods we eat everyday has healing properties to assist our body to recover from non critical ailments and aid in recovery process as well. If we take the right food, in the right amount, the vitamins and minerals found in the food will strengthen our body systems. It…

List of Pus and Mucus-Forming Foods

The word “mucus” is from the Latin mucus which means “slime, mold, snot, etc.” Mucus refers to a thick, viscous, slippery discharge that is comprised of dead cells, mucin, inorganic salts, water, and exfoliated cells. It also refers to the slimy, sticky, viscous substance left behind by mucus-forming foods in the body after ingestion. The…

Cold Weather Effects on Heart and Circulatory System

Your body’s reaction to heat loss is involuntary and driven by the hypothalamus, the tiny gland in the brain acting as a thermostat. The hypothalamus is very sensitive to any temperature variation in your body. Even a small drop brings the temperature regulation mechanisms into action: blood vessels in the skin constrict to prevent excessive…

Avoid Eating Chicken Skin

In the Philippines, there are many great chicken dishes that you can choose from. Similarly, this poultry product is loved worldwide and available in almost anywhere. Chicken is my favorite food especially its delicious skin. In South East Asia particularly in Bangkok and Manila, intestines, feet and even the blood are all prepared as food…

Camphor Blocks and Their Healing Properties

Camphor blocks have been used for their natural therapeutic properties for years, and for many have even become a symbol of their grandmother’s old fashioned remedies. Camphor has many faithful followers and they swear blind by its wonderful healing powers and always keep some to hand, for a whole range of purposes. Camphor originally comes…

The Miracle of Bio-Magnetic Water

What is Bio-Magnetic Water? Water is paramagnetic – meaning that it will hold a magnetic charge. In nature, the earth’s magnetic field naturally charges water in lakes, wells, and running streams. However, as water passes through treatment plants and is transported through pipes to your home or work place, it loses its magnetic charge. Treating…

Diabetes Treatment – Type 2

Type 2 diabetes is the most prevalent type of diabetes, and is accountable for over 80% of diabetes cases world wide. It is commonly found in adults but sadly nowadays, many adolescents are developing this type due to an intake of excess food and a sedentary lifestyle with little or no exercise. How should it…