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An Acupuncture Article For Beginners

What Exactly Is Acupuncture? This holistic treatment is part of a system of medicine that has been practiced in the Far East for 3000 years. Its focus encompasses the whole person, including their symptoms, to ascertain the root of the illness and reduces any possibility of recurrence. How Does it Work? Qi is a fundamental…

Acne Cysts – The Many Stages Of Pain

What can be worse than ugly red pimples that make your face look like a medical textbook case study? Answer: ugly, LARGE acne cysts that hurt almost with every step you take. It is the sad fate of many an acne sufferer to progress from a mild or moderate form of acne to cystic acne,…

General hepatitis C information

Hepatitis C is the most visited liver disease in both the USA and Europe. It is a viral disease caused by a family of viruses that can inflammation the liver. If it is not discovered and treated it can lead to cirrhosis and liver cancer, which can happen because hepatitis C usually does not show…

What Causes Elevated Liver Enzymes?

Elevated liver enzymes indicate that some kind of problem exists in your liver. Elevated liver enzymes are evident long before outward physical symptoms appear, so it's important for everyone who is at risk for liver trouble to have regular physical exams that check liver enzyme levels. Liver enzymes are proteins which help your liver perform…

Using Mother-Tinctures In Diabetics: My Experience

"Oh! You are a Homeopathic doctor !! Do you have anything to control my blood sugar levels?" I often come throughout this question when I get introduced in a social meeting. Diabetes has spread its wings and has quickly started getting grip over the young-adult population as well … thanks to our life-style (do we…

Bulimia – Recognize and Treat Today

Bulimia is a type of a psychological disorder characterized by a person's erroneous eating patterns. It is also referred to as bulimia nervosa, which is a common problem among teens and women, although several males may develop it too. A person who is suffering from this disorder tend to eat too much during meal times…

Tomatoes – From Poison to Pizza

Historically it was the Spanish Conquistadors who brought tomatoes to Europe after many of their explorations. At first it was eyed suspiciously by the Italians, as they are part of the Nightshade family, known for poisonous species. Originally called tomatl the early crops resembled cherry tomatoes, and many species were yellow. The Italian name, pomodoro…

Systemic Enzymes – The Anti Virus of the Future

Proteolytic Enzyme, Protease as the term "proteolytic" refers to all enzymes that digest protein. Other classes of enzymes include Amylase, a digestive enzyme that breaks down carbohydrates, and Lipase, a digestive enzyme that breaks down fat during the digestive process. Each of these help in the digestion of food, which in turn helps with absorption…

Ayurveda Remedy PMS

There is a huge chunk of the female population that suffers from mild to severe form of premenstrual symptoms or PMS. Because every woman has their menstruation every month, the female sex is at a vulnerable situation. But PMS can be easily remedied by Ayurveda treatments. PMS almost often induces the symptoms of insomnia, swelling…

What is the Best Test For H Pylori?

There are several different tests for H pylori infection. Each test has relative merits and drawbacks both in terms of cost and convenience for the patient. # 1 Urea Breath Test Patients blow into a bag and the air is analyzed for gases that are produced when H. pylori is living in the gut. This…

Cardiac Diet

Cardiac diets are extensively used and prescribed in most hospitals for patients with heart disease, hypertension, myocardial infarction, hyperlipidemia, and dyslipidemia. A cardiac diet may be used as a part of a health regimen to either treat or prevent cardiovascular disease. It will typicallyconsist of foods that are classified as healthy because of their overwhelming…

Every Heart Attack is Preventable!

Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide and the magnitude of this is stunning! Death as a result of heart attack, stroke, and pulmonary embolism soundly eclipses every other cause of death in our society today. The total of all cancer deaths added to all the deaths from AIDS still only totals…