Leukemia – The "White Blood" Disease

Introduction Leukemia or leukaemia meaning white blood (Greek leukos, “white”; aima, “blood”) is a cancer of the blood or bone marrow and is characterized by an abnormal growth of blood cells, usually white blood cells (leukocytes)and is split into its acute and chronic forms. It can affect the digestive tract, kidneys, lungs, or other parts…

Aspirin for Limping and Painful Dogs

A limping dog is scary but you can often check a few things out to see if  it might be something you can deal with. It always helps to wet or wash the leg and foot first to get a clearer view of swelling, cuts, bumps, bruises, wounds, splinters, or foxtails. Washing or wetting down…

Skin Care for seniors: A Closer Look

Our skin tends to change as we grow older. A baby’s skin has a much thick fat layer and a much thinner epidermis. The presence of high percentage of hyaluronic acid makes babies skin more smooth and soft. Babies regenerate stratum corneum (the outermost layer where new skin cells are formed) in as little as…

Reduce Hypertension With Deep Relaxation

It is known that hypertension can be caused by stress. It is why we are advised to build some relaxation time into our daily routine. How effective is relaxation is lowering high blood pressure? I have investigated this by conducting an (unscientific) experiment of my own into deep relaxation. The results were surprising. Different types…

Choosing a Diet – Let There Be Success

Let’s face it, choosing a diet is a daunting task with so many options available out there. So instead, try this philosophy instead. Read through the diets with an open mind. Look for the kinds of diets that have desirable traits that you can stick to. Remember, this is about you and success. If you…

Kawasaki Syndrome – Ayurvedic Herbal Treatment

Kawasaki syndrome, also called mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome, is a potentially fatal inflammatory disorder which occurs mostly in infants and children, and affects several organ systems in the body including the skin, mucous membranes, circulatory system, heart and the immune system. Males are affected more than females, and this condition is more common in persons…

Yeast Infections in Males Can Be Cured Naturally

The problem with yeast infection for males is that it is least detectable than female yeast infections. However, there are some similar symptoms that you can watch out for. Male yeast infection can sound benign, but it can be dangerous to your health. Do you know that yeast infections are linked to prostate cancer? This…

Adjusting pH Levels to fight Candida

Candida problems are more likely to be faced by people who are even mildly acidic and their pH or potential hydrogen level is lower than 7. The more alkaline the body is, higher the pH level and lesser the risk of Candida. Candida bacteria overgrow when our bodies are acidic and our pH level is…

Passing Kidney Stones Naturally And Painlessly

The common first symptom of a kidney stone is extreme pain which begins suddenly when a stone moves in the urinary tract and blocks the flow of urine. Passing Kidney Stones Naturally the painless and peaceful way. Also called renal calculi in medical terminology which has the Latin origin ren or renes meaning “kidney” and…

Right Sided Heart Failure Causes

The term heart failure, while loaded in context, is a general description of disorders related to the movement of blood to the heart or from the heart to the extremities. Heart failure does not mean that the heart has stopped pumping blood to the body, but it is characterized by an insufficient amount of blood…