Has Modern Science and Medicine Done More Harm Than Good?

Modern science and medicine has brought many benefits to mankind. An ordinary man and woman can expect to live longer than it was ever possible. In our country itself, the life expectancy is well over sixty years, which is much higher than people in less developed areas. Smallpox is non-existent according to the World Health…

Measuring Your Personal Growth

Introduction It was one of the Sundays and as usual, many thoughts were passing through my head and suddenly my thought process got stuck at one point and made me to think and re-think as how one can or how one should measure his or her personal growth? 1) Your success in exams is measured…

Natural Ways to Treat Red Rashes

A red rash creates discomfort and awkwardness socially. Tbe underlying causes of rashes can include bacterial infections, viruses, allergic responses, contact dermatitis, anxiety, fungus and other reasons. The appearance can be patches, red bumps or welts accompanied with mild to severe itching of the skin. Depending on the rash, you may get prescribed steroids or…

Cannabis for Treating Pain in Pets

When pets develop cancerous tumors that eventually metastasize to other organs, veterinarians often prescribe tramadol for pain and a prognosis of a few months to live. But more pet owners complain that tramadol makes their pet sleep all the time and lethargic. Such was the case with Denise’s 12-year-old Labrador Retriever-mix, Miles, who suffered from…

12 All Natural Aphrodisiacs For Women With Low Libido

‘Aphrodisiacs’ is a term used five thousand years back. This term has been derived from the myth of Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love. She was known to have emerged from the sea on an oyster shell. The foods consisting of aphrodisiacs are not new. These elements have been in existence from ancient Greek, Egyptian…

Bed Sores and Boils

Patients of mine who regularly take the silica/calcium fluoride supplement comment on how their skin feels more resilient. It is also a brilliant wound healer. If you wish to complete a mineral questionnaire to ascertain which minerals would be specifically indicated for you , you can find this on this website in the ‘about’ section.…

8 Common Toys That Runners Love

To be a runner you really do not need much; some shorts and a pair of shoes will get most people going, and even the shoes are optional. Once you have been running for a while, though, you might want to start playing with some of the toys that can make running more interesting, more…

Smoking Risks – COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease also known as COPD is a global pandemic that has led to several deaths through the years and while there are a couple of factors that might lead to its cause, the most common one is smoking. Research has shown that people who smoke get exposed to respiratory impairment that eventually…

Dealing With Scalp Psoriasis

Your doctor says you have psoriasis – a disease characterized by red itchy patches on the skin. But the more you scratch, the worse it gets. What on Earth should you do? To make the most out of your condition, follow your doctor’s instructions carefully. Whatever you do, avoid scratching the affected areas since this…

72 Secret Arts of Monks from the Shaolin Monastery

The 72 Shaolin Secret Arts are methods of preparing the body and the mind for action under extreme conditions (first of all, in conditions of real-life hand-to-hand combat). If you train only hand-to-hand techniques and do not pay attention to special training, you will never achieve the highest mastery and your movements will lack the…

Motorcycle Accident Attorney On Your Side

Any motorcycle accident attorney will tell you that the bike is one of the most dangerous vehicles on the road. Since the year 2000, deaths from bike collisions have increased in an appalling 78%. This means that the motorcycle is a more accident-prone vehicle compared to an automobile. It also means that this is a…

The Benefits You Get From Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy is a highly recommended treatment for people suffering from chronic pains such as rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, and even pains associated with certain conditions, like hyperthyroidism. It is proven to be very effective in reducing pain and restoring the “normal” or better quality of life. Listed below are other benefits can you get from physiotherapy.…

Ambar – Composition and Uses

Ambar is known by many other names all over the world because of its popularity and medicinal values in alternative medicines system. It is known as: English: Ambergris, Arabic: Ashab/ Ambar, Chinese: Lung yen hsiang, French: Ambre, German: die Ambra, Hindi: Amber, Persian: Shah Boo, Urdu: Ambar, Latin: ambra grasea Ambar is a morbid excretion…

Understanding and Managing Common Skin allergies

Contact dermatitis is a fairly common form of allergy brought about by direct contact with a certain substances, such as those found in plants like Poison Ivy and metals such as nickel.  It is different from Atopic dermatitis, wherein symptoms such as skin rashes appear without any obvious causes.  Unlike atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis is…