Diabetes and Ketones

There are many complications associated with diabetes. Sometimes, diabetics have a problem with ketones in the bloodstream. Left untreated, this turns into a condition known as ketoacidosis. A ketone is an acid that is left in the body after the body has burned its own fat. The body burns fat in diabetics when it can…

Shower Filters – It’s What Inside That Counts

When referring to people we often say, “It’s what inside that counts” – and this couldn’t be more true when trying to evaluate shower filters. Therefore in this article we will be discussing the various types of shower water filter mediums (the stuff inside shower filters that actually filter the water). We will look at…

The Four "G’s" – Herbal Medicines That Help

Herbal medicines are over 8000 in count. And until today, more and more variations of herbal medicines are continually being developed. With such a number available on the market, how would you know the efficacy and safety of a particular herbal treatment? Herbal drugs that are safe and effective are mostly recommended by doctors and…

Hawthorn – Heart Disease Herbal Remedy

The hawthorn is extensively used in Europe as a treatment for heart ailments, especially congestive heart failure, which involves fatigue of the heart muscle, fluid buildup around the body, and shortness of breath after mild physical exertion. This miracle herb is now starting to catch on in North America as well. Hawthorn supports the heart…

Panic Symptoms – What Are Panic Anxiety Attacks?

Panic symptoms and panic anxiety attacks are a relatively common condition in which a person experiences a period of quite intense anxiety which comes on suddenly. They can last from a few minutes to a few hours. The frequency of occurrence can also vary quite often from occurring daily to occurring once every year or…

Binge Eating Help – Escaping the Disorder

The subject of binging as a disorder has only recently become prevalent. It was most closely associated with the binging and purging that is found with the disorder bulimia nervosa. LaTely the perceptions of binging are changing and many professionals are seeing a link between nutrition and the urge to binge. Binging is taking in…