Information on Strep Throat

Sore throat is a painful inflammation of the pharynx. The pharynx (pronounced FAAR-ingks) is the part of the throat that lies between the mouth and the larynx (pronounced LAAR-ingks), or voice box. It is associated most commonly with the common cold (see common cold entry) or influenza (the flu; see influenza entry). While most sore…

Best Nutritional Supplements For Weight Loss

Even without trying to lose weight, there’s no question any more about the importance/necessity for taking food grade vitamin/mineral supplements. The fact is the foods we’re supposed to be getting all our nutrients from are not anywhere near the same as what they used to be 30 years ago. Gmo foods, over-farmed soils and pesticides…

The Pros and Cons of Mayo Clinic Diet

Are you planning to start your weight loss program? Are you looking for the best method that is effective yet safe for your body? If so, try using this newly released diet plan, the Mayo clinic diet. This will surely remove those excess inches off your waistline. Mayo clinic diet is a new concept of…

Raynaud’s Disease – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Raynaud’s disease is a condition which causes narrowing of the arteries, leading to numbness and coolness in the fingers, toes, tip of the nose and ears. This condition is more common in colder climates; and women are more likely to have Raynaud’s disease than men. While the cause of this condition is unknown, it is…

The Three Types of Health We All Need

When we hear the word health, we probably think first of our physical health… Our mental health and our financial health come second and third. But, as with all things, we should look for balance in life; and although our physical health is the most important of the three, it is good to realize that…

Gangrene Natural and Alternative Treatment

Natural treatment for Gangrene, gangrene is  a complication of necrosis, which is characterized by the decay of body tissues, which will become black and/or green. It is caused by an infection such as blocked blood vessel. It is usually a result from critical insufficient blood and oxygen supply and is often associated with diabetes and…

Is Obesity Hereditary?

Obesity increases the risk of many diseases and health conditions. What are the health risks associated with obesity? Obesity is associated with many serious preventable diseases including heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, stroke, gallbladder disease, osteoarthritis, and respiratory disorders. While there is no single underlying cause of obesity, the bottom line is that excessive…

Advantages Of Herbal Medicine Over Conventional Medicine

Herbs are making their mark, many of us believe in the power of herbs and their benefits for health and wellbeing. Modern medicine has not been so keen to look at herbal medicine and prefer to prescribe manufactured medications that are clinically researched and trialled. Organic herbal remedies are making their presence felt nevertheless, even…

What Happens If My Body Doesn’t Have Enough Vitamins?

When you see information about vitamins, you often see the word ‘essential’ right before ‘vitamins’. Have you ever wondered why? It’s actually quite simple. Our bodies require vitamins and minerals to function at optimum efficiency. It’s interesting, then, that our bodies are incapable of producing most vitamins and minerals for themselves. Instead we have to…

Cold Sore Remedy What Works Fast

There’s not much that you can do to improve the look of a cold sore. There’s just no hiding or covering up an unsightly blister parked on the front of your face. But, although there’s no magic pill for getting rid of full blown cold sores quickly, and there’s no way of preventing another one…