Category: Alternative Therapies 2

Adding different natural ingredients in bath water is practiced since ancient times. It has been used as a mode of treatment for many health conditions. These types of baths are also known as detox baths. Baking soda bath is one …

Research studies have pointed out that coconut oil and butter contains medium chain triglycerides, which are considered healthy and have potential healing properties. These fats are categories as saturated fats and play a crucial role as building blocks for every …

Mindfulness is a practice that involves becoming completely and fully aware of the present and being non judgmental about it. The idea of mindfulness is to stop dwelling on the past or become apprehensive about the future but to experience …

  • For so many years now, green tea has been used as a natural treatment for various health conditions like heart problems. And since this is rich in antioxidants, it can be used in the face to wash the pores and

Traditionally, ADHD is treated with medicines and behavior therapy.  However, there are a lot of complementary therapies, when taken with the traditional medications that can help in the treatment of ADHD in children.  One of these alternative treatments is acupuncture.…

Lemon cayenne pepper cleanse has become recently popular therapy in health spas, and among people who want to lose weight in a hurry. It has gained its popularity since the method was followed by a famous lady singer to reduce …

A splinter is a piece of metal, glass or wood that can enter the skin and get embedded within. Though a splinter can be easily removed, it is often associated with pain and discomfort and depending upon it sizes, it …

Argan oil is produced from the agran tree which is found in Morocco and has several cosmetic, nutritive and medicinal properties. The tree is well adapted to the conditions of southwestern Morocco and is also current considered to be an …

A sensation of feeling cold all the time can be attributed to a wide range of causes. Though a relatively common phenomenon, the more pronounced the symptoms, the higher possibility of a pathological condition. Sensation of feeling cold all the …

There are several factors that may be responsible for burning feet. These factors may range from fungal foot infections to more chronic conditions like diabetes and peripheral neuropathy. Nutritional deficiencies are also responsible for burning feet. Though burning feet can …

Since the passing of albumin in the urine indicates a problematic diagnosis especially in regards to the kidneys, patients that have this would usually feel pain and a burning sensation when urinating. The bladder also will have a difficulty in …

Carbohydrates are the most important source of energy for our body. In fact they are one of the main nutrients that our body requires for its survival. However, eating too much of carb products can be detrimental to your health; …

Sweating is a physiological process and is associated with the body’s internal mechanism to control temperature. There are several factors which trigger the body’s physiological process of sweating. Sweat evaporates from the body surface and aids in cooling of the …

The vocal cords located inside the larynx are two folds of membrane, covered with muscles and cartilage. The vocal cords open and close to produce tymphonic sounds and air passes through the vocal cords. The sound is produced with the …

Uric acid is an important excretory product of urine together with nitrogen and urea. Uric acid is involved with purine metabolism, an important component of both DNA and RNA. It is best for individuals to maintain an optimum balance of …

Honey is a commonly encountered product in the market. It is also very much advertised in commercials. However, the type of honey that helps in skin healing and acne treatment is not the commercially produced honey but raw honey straight …

Hospitals and clinics perform urine tests on individuals to arrive at a proper diagnosis of some diseases. The urine specific gravity range helps doctors to identify the amount of chemical particles that may be present in the urine. It also …

The body produces a wide range of enzymes necessary for the processes in the body to run smoothly. However, there is a certain limit as to how much of each of these enzymes should be present in the body for …

Creatine kinase (CK) is also known as creatine phosphokinase (CPK). This enzyme has a number of functions in the body and is often found in the skeletal muscles and heart muscles.

Where there are elevated levels of CK enzyme in …

Various epidemiological studies have indicated that certain types of cancer, especially breast cancer among women, are closely linked with elevated levels of estrogen. Lifestyle and dietary modifications play a crucial role in controlling the levels of estrogen in the body, …