GI Diet Facts

THE BASICS The Ethos of the GI Diet is a simple one: To eat a healthy balanced diet, that is easy to follow and you never feel hungry. Great eh? HOW IT WORKS The system is divided into traffic light symbols.Green means you can eat as much of these foods as you want. Fill up…

The Real Truth About Caffeine & Parkinson's Disease

Once a medical study was published on the application of caffeine for treating Parkinson's disease, it stirred up a lot of controversy. I can not help but think that caffeine is a high cost, even if it does help. In my book "The Truth about Caffeine" I explain that extravagant caffeine consumption depletes the dopamine…

Psoriasis – What is this disease?

Psoriasis can be in the form of a mild infection, severe or chronic disease. It can show up on the surface of the skin as raised red or silvery skin or flaky skin. It can be crippling as in Psoriatic arthritis inflaming joints and as well as mail and toenail changes. Over history it has…

HEPA Vs. HEGA Filters – What’s the Difference?

Many of us retreat to our homes for security and relaxation, only to find that our senses are constantly being attacked by a variety of asthma and allergy-related culprits. The EPA has repeatedly warned the public of the dangers of poor indoor air quality, and unfortunately, even the most immaculate home can be teeming with…

Symptoms of the Three Stages of Dementia

People over the age of 65 are those who are most often stricken with a brain disorder known as dementia, which, contrary to popular belief, is not the same thing as Alzheimer's. There is no cure for the disease which is both progressive and degenerative. The condition can rob a person of brain functions, such…

Understanding Anxiety Disorders in Children

Stress and anxiety are not limited to only adults, but even children are equally vulnerable to various anxiety-related symptoms. While it is easy to ascertain an anxiety disorder in adults, children could be left in a limbo because of a gap in understanding symptoms and reaching out for treatment. Unfortunately, not availing treatment options usually…

What Are the Different Types of Ankle Sprains?

While ankle sprains are somewhat common in the world of high school sports, not all sprains are alike! That's why it's crucial for a teen athlete to know when he or she has sprained an ankle, and when the injury is less or more severe. The good news is that it's possible to treat sprained…

Treatment for Helicobacter Pylori Peptic Ulcer

The purpose of the treatment that your doctor recommends in case you have a peptic ulcer caused by H. Pylori is to destroy the bacteria, to lower the quantity of acid from your stomach and duodenum and to preserve the lining of your stomach and duodenum. Antibiotic treatment will kill the bacteria if taken for…

Fly-Agaric Mushrooms – Uncover the Healing Properties of Them

Fly-agaric mushrooms are poisonous; therefore you should use them with caution. I would advise you to get used to the mushrooms gradually. The dose and treatment course involving flying fly-agarics may be individual depending upon the peculiarities of each organism. Consequently, you should listen to yourself. However, before performing any healing procedure you should talk…