Peptic Ulcers – Pain Relief the Natural Way

There is a bacterium called Helicobacter pylori that in most cases causes an ulcer. In the old days it was thought that stress alone caused peptic ulcers, but as we know now, that is not the case. If this bacterium is the culprit in your case you will have been given a course of antibiotics…

Supermarket Insurance – Essential Information

The amazingly colored advertisements of the policy of supermarket insurance displayed in a supermarket draw your attention and you come to learn that there exist provisions for policies on car supermarket insurance, life supermarket insurance and even pet supermarket insurance. This will prompt you to consider that a low-priced policy of insurance may offer you…

Shad Rasa: The Ayurvedic View on Food and Taste

Ayurveda sees food and spices as medicinal substances and good digestion as one of the main factors to optimal health. This is why it places great emphasis on proper food combining and on the concept of shad rasa, or six tastes. These six tastes –sweet, sour, salty, pungent, bitter and astringent– should be present in…

Steroid-Based Medication and Stomach Problems

We recently received a call from a concerned mother telling us that after her son, who suffers from asthma, was put on the steroid-based medication Perdisone, and then the following day in school began vomiting violently and was sent home. Unfortunately, this is not an entirely uncommon occurrence. Steroids can have harmful effects on the…

What Causes Fluid Retention?

When excess fluids build up in the body it is called water retention, fluid retention or edema. Chances are you've experienced at least mild symptoms, but what causes fluid retention? There are a number of factors, but here are the most common causes: Excessive sodium intake – The average sodium consumption per person in the…

Can not Lose Weight? Maybe You Have a Thyroid Disorder

A thyroid disorder called hypothyroidism means you have an underactive thyroid gland. If you have trouble losing weight no matter what you do, it could be because you are hypothyroid. There are almost 30 million Americans with thyroid disease and women are 7 times more likely than men to have it. Hypothyroid is the most…

Angina Pectoris – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Angina pectoris, typically chest pain, is a common presenting symptom among patients with coronary artery disease, caused by an imbalance between myocardial blood supply and oxygen demand. Myocardial ischemia can result from a reduction of coronary blood flow, abnormal construction of coronary vessels or a reduced oxygen carrying capacity of the blood. Causes of angina…

The Cost Effectiveness of EECP

Approximately 6.8 million people in the United States suffer from angina, with 400,000 new cases diagnosed annually, and 80,000-100,000 patients are refractory and suffer from angina or angina equivalent symptoms. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and many other third-party insurance payers provide coverage for patients who have been diagnosed with disabling angina…

Causes of Sweating Hot Flashes Other Than Menopause

Have you experienced sweating hot flashes (or hot flushes); not only at night but also in the morning? For most women, hot flushes and sweating are taken as signs of perimenopause or impending menopause. But is this the only reason? Although these bodily heat waves and night sweats are usually associated with women and is…

Protein Is Essential for Your Muscles

Proteins are extremely important for muscle growth: they are broken down into amino acids. These amino acids are used for the manufacture of tissue and provide enzymes which in return are required for metabolism. Proteins provide for the build-up of muscle fibers and connective tissue in the body. This process is called anabolism. When you…

How to Shrink Fibroid Tumors Naturally Without Surgery?

Fibroids are benign uterine tumors also known as Myomas. Usually women over the age of 35 develop these tumors in their uterus. These are rarely life threatening. However at times when the size of fibroids is large in size or numbers it can cause sever symptoms. These include excessive bleeding and pain during menstruation. Surgical…

Anxiety Attack – Chest Pain Symptoms

Because anxiety attack and chest pain symptoms can be so similar they are often confused. There are important differences between anxiety attacks (ie panic attacks) and heart attacks. Chest pains can be shared between the two and is often the reason they are confused. This article will focus on anxiety attack and chest pain symptoms…

Types Of Wall Murals

Murals are commonly used as decorations, to brighten up the otherwise dull and staid walls. They add color to the walls and create a delightful atmosphere in the rooms. Murals are used indoors and outdoors and come in different varieties. The different types of wall murals include painted murals, tile murals and Ceramic murals. Painted…