Celiac disease, also referred to as “celiac sprue,” is a hereditary condition that primarily affects those of Northern European descent but is increasingly reported in other countries. Up to 1% of the population reportedly suffers from celiac disease, although this number is likely underestimated. That means that there are people living with this disease that still remain undiagnosed.
Natural Remedies for Hot Flashes and Night Sweats
October 2 2018
Hot flashes are a sudden feeling of feverish heat and generally connected to menopause.
Natural Approaches to Thyroid Health
September 24 2018
The thyroid is one of the most misunderstood glands in the human body. Situated in the front lower part of the neck, this small, butterfly-shaped gland produces hormones which communicate with every cell in the human body.
Natural Health Hacks for Hypoglycemia Support
September 10 2018
Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, is something we’ve all experienced at some point in our lives. However, if persistent, hypoglycemia can be a sign of more severe conditions, such as diabetes and even arthritis. So what exactly is hypoglycemia—and how do we tackle something that has existed for ages? I believe we should take an integrative approach to treating hypoglycemia by targeting imbalances in the body to help sustain blood sugar levels and maintain better overall health.
7 Natural Supplements for Prostate Health
August 17 2018
The prostate gland is crucial to men’s health. In fact, the word itself, is Greek in origin and defined as “one standing before” or “protector”. Positioned between the bladder and the colon, the prostate's main function is to secrete a clear, alkaline fluid to help transport sperm during ejaculation. The alkalinity helps to neutralize the acidity of the vagina, protecting the sperm and increasing the chance for fertilization to occur.
Arthritis Pain, Turmeric and Boswellia
August 6 2018
Arthritis is a condition that has affected humans since the beginning of time. Symptoms usually start as early as age 40 for those afflicted and progress as we age.
Natural Therapies for Asthma
July 2 2018
Asthma is an inflammatory lung disease that occurs when the muscles surrounding the lung tissues constrict. Worldwide, 300 million people are affected while almost 250,000 people die from complications of the condition annually. Asthma can cause symptoms like wheezing, coughing, and shortness of breath.
Why Spices Can Help with Inflammation
April 24 2018
Spices can do more than just add flavor to a dish: They can be powerful tools to reduce inflammation in the body. These five spices are superstars at potentially lowering the body's inflammatory markers and promoting the formulation of proteins that fight swelling. With new products appearing on the market every year with lots of hype promising to reduce inflammation, it's great to know that these simple kitchen staples have been used for centuries around the world to combat inflammation.
Natural Approaches and Supplements to Reduce Anxiety
April 5 2018
We are all probably a little more wired to stress than we used to be, and it shows: anxiety disorders affect more than 40 million Americans, and global rates of anxiety and anxiety-related disorders have risen nearly 50% in the last two decades, according to the World Health Organization. Women are twice as likely to suffer from anxiety as men.
8 Natural Remedies for Heartburn and Acid Reflux
March 27 2018
Natural remedies could help heartburn and acid reflux sufferers.
How to Stop Hair Loss Causes Naturally
March 22 2018
Hair loss has a strong genetic component. Research has shown that androgenetic alopecia, or AGA, is partially or heavily influenced by genetics and tied to gender. This means that males can pass the baldness trait directly to their male offspring. While the vast majority of alopecia causes are genetic, there is also an environmental aspect.
Top 15 Supplements for Better Vision
March 15 2018
Of our five senses, vision the most cherished. Eye health is a very important component of our overall health. Healthy eyes not only affect how you see but also how you feel about your environment and those around you. It has been said, “The eyes are a window to the soul”. While I agree, I would also suggest “The eyes are a window to one’s overall health including heart health, brain health and happiness”.
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