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Use natural treatments, remedies for every problem that you face.The nature is a garden which gives us everything we need, we just have to ask permission and take everything that helps us. Natural treatments means longevity, means health and beauty – outside and inside.

What About a Prescription Drug?

Taking a prescription drug instead of a supplement should be doctor’s orders for most people with high cholesterol and heart disease. Large studies now prove that cutting cholesterol quickly and dramatically with these medications reduces the risk of heart attack and death in such patients by 30% or more, says Anne Goldberg, MD, professor of medicine at Washington University in St. Louis. “We’re talking about …

Can arsenic cure the flu? – Homeopathy

Homeopathy is based on the idea that what causes your illness will cure it. And if that sounds strange, well, keep in mind that doctors use Ritalin — a stimulant — to keep hyperactive children calm. How does it work? Let’s say you have the flu. A homeopathic doctor would give you minute amounts of a potent homeopathic remedy, such as arsenic, that causes flulike …

How do you treat toenail fungus?

Q: Is there a natural way to treat toenail fungus? I’ve tried everything – all the over-the-counter medications – and it just won’t go away. Any help you can give me would be appreciated. A: The best treatment for toenail fungus that I have seen is using a mixture of 1/2 Tea Tree oil and 1/2 Thyme oil. Apply with a Q-tip twice daily on and around …

Rice bran bargain – EvolvE (Bionutrics)

What it is Clearesterol (the active ingredient) is the manufacturer’s name for tocotri-enols extracted from rice bran. Tocotrienols are a special form of vitamin E that acts as an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor, damping cholesterol production. (Alpha-tocopherol, the form of vitamin E in vitamin E supplements, has no effect on cholesterol levels.) What research shows An unpublished study sponsored by Bionutrics showed that people taking 50 …

Natural remedies for fibromyalgia

I have been diagnosed with fibromyalgia and suffer from extreme muscle tension and spasms. What types of natural remedies can I use to relieve the pain and help relax the muscles to allow massage therapy to work faster? Some of the best natural treatments for fibromyalgia are the following: 5-hydroxytryptophan 100 — 400mg a day before bed for improvement in sleep. Licorice extract to stimulate …

Rapid Pulse – Tachycardia

Q: Hi, I am 25 and have a problem with my pulse. It’s on average 20 to 30 beats per minute faster than normal. It pounds after I eat stuff…even very small meals. It’s fast when I wake up and when I try to exercise. It is very difficult to live with this and I was wondering if there are some herbs that can help …

CAN HERBS PREVENT DISEASES?

Modern biotechnological approaches could reveal medical and industrial uses for the same herbs and spices used in spaghetti sauce and other Italian fare, says Assistant professor Kalidas Shetty of the UMass Food Science Department. Shetty is researching the possibility of using thyme, oregano, savory, rosemary and sage for purposes such as preserving foods, preventing cancer and protecting people from inflammatory diseases. Each herb serves a …

Natural ways to prevent osteoporosis and heart disease

I had a hysterectomy earlier this year. I am 39 years old. I’ve tried many different hormone replacements and have had bad side effects with them all. Two weeks ago, I was so sick of the side effects that I stopped taking anything. I feel great now, and I haven’t had one hot flash since. I’m taking 1,200 mg of calcium daily, and I exercise …

Three tried and true cholesterol busters

“Let’s remember that most new supplements have not been tested in long-term trials, so their safety is not really established,” points out William Castelli, MD, renowned director of the Framingham (MA) Cardiovascular Institute. That’s why heart health pros look most favorably on these older supplements with safe track records — and lots of use: Niacin “Given that it works so well, it’s surprising to me …

How to Use Cholesterol Busters Wisely

Specialists in heart health agree: Some cholesterol-reducing supplements can be worth trying, on top of a healthy diet and regular exercise. Just make sure you choose them wisely — and use them wisely. If, after trying a low-fat diet and regular exercise, you’re still considering a supplement to fix high cholesterol, remember the following advice: 1. Consult your doctor first. She can tell you when …

Can tree gum lower cholesterol? Gugulmax (Nature's Herbs)

What it is Seeping through the small, spiny mukul myrrh tree native to India is a gum called gugul, which researchers in India believe lowers cholesterol, though the precise mechanism isn’t yet known. Products containing gugul’s active compounds are sold in India to reduce cholesterol. What research shows Indian studies show a 14% to 27% decrease in total cholesterol in 4 to 12 weeks. However, …

Buying herbs – Play It Safe

They may be natural, but herbs still contain chemicals that can cause adverse reactions in some people. Here’s how to use them safely: Look out for side effects If you have an unpleasant reaction to an herb — dizziness, upset stomach, or headache from ingested herbs or skin reactions from topically applied remedies — stop using it immediately and tell your doctor or pharmacist. Be …