Acidity (Amlapitta) and Best of Ayurveda

“Acidity” refers to a set of symptoms caused by an imbalance between the acid secreting mechanism of the stomach and proximal intestine and the protective mechanisms that ensure their safety. The stomach normally secretes acid that is essential in the digestive process. This acid helps in breaking down the food during digestion. When there is…

The Physiological Side Effects of Steroid Use

There are athletes who frequently use and work with the oily forms of testosterone suspensions but the effect is not better as compared to the water dissolved type. For the sake of information, water-dissolved form of testosterone was the first kind of injectable steroid to be introduced. In Europe, especially during the 40’s, the injectable…

Health in the Self

What is health? Is health the absence of disease? Is health a birth right or simply luck? According to Ayuveda, India’s ancient art of healing, the meaning of health is a single word: Swastha. Swa = self + Stha = established. Thus a person is healthy when ‘”established in the self.” Immunity is much more…

How Is The Procedure For An Angioplasty?

For those in whom clot-busters and stents have not worked, there is the Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG), or ‘cabbage’ – although doing a cabbage in an acute situation is pretty much the last resort of last resorts. Or TOTS, which stands for Tatties Over The Side (a tatty is a potato), a reference to…

10 Ways To Make You Feel Happy

It is a known fact that our health is being effected by the degree of happiness we feel inside of us. We know that the happier we are, the healthier we become. The more we can avoid a stressful life and live happy the more disease resistant we are. If we go through turbulent times…

How to Stop Hair Loss and Promote Hair Growth

Each of us loses about a hundred hair a day from our scalp, most the hairs grow back. If not, the hairstyle changes from hair loss to baldness. Even through most baldness case can be attributed to heredity factors, we can prevent or overcome it. Here are some natural remedies that would help to prevent…

Pregnant? What They Don’t Tell You

Pregnant? Congratulations! How do you feel? Scared? Excited? Shocked? pleased? or maybe something totally different. For me it I was amazed, scared and couldn’t think straight for a week! I was finally pregnant after all the times of trying it had happened, now for the easy bit – or so I thought. It may come…

Brain Cancer – Causes, Symptoms

Everyone fears the word cancer. However most types of cancers can be beaten, if you catch it up soon enough, and even if you don’t there are new treatments coming out by the minute everyday that will help you fight and successfully beat cancer. There are however some types of cancers that are more complex…

Skin Care Product Labels – Natural Vs Toxic Chemicals

You want natural skin care products, but reading the label can be confusing for anyone but a pharmacist! All-natural products should have easily recognizable ingredients, but many do not. And some claim to be natural, but are not. For example, an ingredients label may list sodium laureth sulfate derived from coconut oil. But when this…

10 Super Foods For Natural Beauty

You've heard it that "you are what you eat". This is so true. Whatever we take into our bodies is going to affect us in someway or another. It's important that women use natural makeup and skincare products. This will provide a natural protective layer for the skin and because your makeup is natural it…

First Signs of Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is a major killer of men and women across the country. Air pollutants, secondhand smoke, cigarette smoking especially, and other causative factors contribute to the disease. Most of us think that the lung cancer is mostly common among the cigarette smokers and it is true that the vast majority of cases are or…