Lower Blood Pressure At Any Cost? – 5 Hypertension Myths

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, affects at least one in three adults in North America and many other developed countries. Even more alarmingly, it is afflicting an increasing number of young people, some as young as 12 years old. So it’s not surprising that hypertension medications are among the 10 most frequently prescribed drugs. With…

Congestive Cardiac Failure – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Congestive cardiac failure (CCF), also known as congestive heart failure, is a condition in which the heart’s function as a pump to deliver oxygen-rich blood to the body is inadequate to meet the body’s needs. CCF can be caused by coronary artery disease, high blood pressure, long standing alcohol abuse and disorders of the heart…

Lords Of Dogtown – The Real Story Of The Z-Boys

The site of the former Pacific Ocean Park in the beach district on the Venice and Santa Monica border is something of a sacred legend within the skateboarding and surfing community. The area, which is nicknamed Dogtown, was immortalised in the 2001 skateboarding documentary, Dogtown and Z-Boys, and later in the 2005 feature film, Lords…

What Is the Best Lingerie for Winter?

So you are looking for what is the best lingerie for winter? And who said your choice of lingerie during winter is not important? Just because you are always wrapped up and are always wearing layers and layers of clothing on top of each other, doesn’t mean you have to wear just any lingerie you…

Cystic Fibrosis – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Cystic Fibrosis is an inherited disease of the mucous and sweat glands, which affects mostly the lungs, pancreas, liver, intestines, sinuses and sex organs. This condition is also known as CF, Fibrocystic Disease or Mucoviscidosis. CF is caused by a defect in the CFTR gene which makes a protein that controls the movement of salt…

TMJ Symptoms – 7 Warning Signs of TMJ Symptoms

The temporomandibular joint or TMJ is ball and socket joint responsible for the way your jaw moves, and can be found on the side of your face. Due to TMJ disorders being so common, it is important that you are able to recognize the TMJ symptoms and warning signs so that they can be treated…

Down Syndrome – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Down syndrome is the most common genetic disorder that causes severe learning disability in children. Children with Down syndrome have some distinctive features which include flattened facial features; a protruding tongue; a small head; upward slanting eyes; unusually shaped ears; broad, short, hands with relatively short fingers; and poor muscle tone causing excessive flexibility. Down…

Understanding People Better Through "Body Language"

Watching people’s action can bring you a lot closer to the truth than merely listening to what they say (which might be a cover-up).  This is the “science” of kinesics, or “body language”.  Reading body language is very exciting indeed! If you know how to read and interpret body language, you can predict other people’s…

Hernia – Causing Strain on Bowel or Kidneys

Hernia occurs when the abdominal wall structure ruptures or an opening takes place there. As a consequence thereof, the wall of the abdomen is destroyed and there is an outcropping via that membrane which is rather thin. The outcropped parts are mainly sections of the fatty tissue that make up the abdomen or certain parts…