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2 things you should do that may help keep Lupus flare-ups at bay

 2 things you should do that may help keep Lupus flare-ups at bay

Lupus or systemic lupus erythematous is an autoimmune disease in which the immune system attacks healthy tissue including: the skin, joints and many internal organs by mistake. While, the underlying causes of this disease are not fully understood, there 2 things you should do that may help keep Lupus flare - ups at bay.

Deaths from New Tick Virus Expected to Rise – How to Protect Yourself

Common Wood Tick

A new tick virus that is significantly worse than Lyme disease which is a bacterial infection carried in deer ticks and treatable with antibiotics if caught early is being found in multiple states. Tick diseases are expected to rise this year due to heavy rains and a mild winter. So far, one woman from Maine has died this year of a new viral tick disease called Powassan.

3 plants that may stop the Ebola Virus on its tracks

3 plants that may stop the Ebola Virus on its tracks

Ebola is a rare and deadly disease caused by one of the Ebola viruses species. This disease seems to be making a coming back, with many news outlets reporting about a 2017 ebola outbreak in Congo. While authorities seem to be baffled at how these outbreaks suddenly start, and how to effectively patients can be treated. There 3 plants that may stop the Ebola Virus on its tracks, and here is why.

Here are natural painkiller alternatives to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (Nsaid painkillers)

Here are natural painkiller alternatives to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (Nsaid painkillers)

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs also known as Nsaid painkillers, are making headlines lately, but not for the right reasons. The BBC is reporting on a recent study that revealed that, heart attack risk is higher for people taking high doses of common Nsaid painkillers. But, if taking Nsaid painkillers might damage your heart what are the natural painkiller alternatives to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs?

Manuka honey targets pseudomonas aeroginosa, the leading cause of hospital infections

Manuka honey targets pseudomonas aeroginosa

Pseudomonas aeroginosa bacterium is linked with infections acquired in the hospitals, which can be life threatening. According to medscape it can involve the following parts of the body: respiratory tract, bloodstream, ear, eye, bones and joints, GI tract, urinary tract and skin. The CDC reports that an estimated 51,000 healthcare-associated P. aeroginosa infections occur in the United States each year. So, here is how Manuka honey targets pseudomonas aeroginosa.

5 scientifically proven health benefits of exercising regularly

5 scientifically proven health benefits of exercising regularly

The first thing that comes to mind when thinking of health benefits of exercising regularly is: weight loss. But, scientists continue to find out more health related advantages in quitting a sedentary life, and become more active. Here are 5 scientifically proven health benefits of exercising regularly, which goes way beyond weight loss.

10 Healing food recipes in case of a smallpox (variola) outbreak

Pustular rash scabs

Smallpox is a long gone, viral disease. But recent comments from Bill Gates on bioterrorism, have sparked fear on what could people do in case of bioterrorist attack with the variola virus, which is still kept in vials in the CDC in Atlanta and the State Research Center of Virology and Biotechnology in Russia. So, the question is: how could food help with healing, in case of a smallpox (variola) outbreak?

5 recipes that will help you manage and halt diabetic retinopathy (DR)

5 recipes that will help you manage and halt diabetic retinopathy (DR)

The idea that diabetic retinopathy can be managed or stopped on its tracks through nutrition, is good news. Since, blood vessels in the retina of DR sufferers become damaged overtime, and this may lead to blindness. The foods that will help you manage and halt diabetic retinopathy need to be rich in two carotenoids called: lutein and zeaxanthin, because they both act in the retina.

5 home remedies that will treat yeast infection

5 home remedies that will treat yeast infection

Yeast infection, also known as candidiasis is a very common infection caused by a fungus called candida albicans. This fungus overgrows when there is an imbalance on our system, and according to The Centers for Disease Control, 75% of adult women will have a yeast infection in their lifetime. So, If you find yourself having this fungal infection, don't panic because there are remedies that will treat yeast infection and boost immunity.

5 vegetarian recipes that will help you boost your calcium levels

5 vegetarian recipes that will help you boost your calcium levels

Calcium is one of the most important minerals in the body. While calcium is mostly present in bones and teeth, its is also necessary for other vital bodily processes. Eating calcium rich foods, is the best way to boost your calcium levels. So, here are 5 vegetarian recipes that will help you boost your calcium levels naturally.

11 vegetarian calcium rich foods for those allergic to milk

 11 vegetarian calcium rich foods for those allergic to milk

Calcium is a mineral that is necessary for life, because it maintains bone, teeth, nerve and muscle health, and also helps with blood clotting. Given the sharp rise in the number of people allergic to milk, what are some of the vegetarian calcium rich foods that will make your diet balanced and versatile, and what does calcium do in the body?

3 home remedies that will reduce fever naturally

3 home remedies that will reduce fever naturally

It is every parent’s dilemma when their child has a fever. Doctors recommend antipyretic (temperature reducing) medicines, but frequent use can cause many issues such as liver damage. Reducing a fever without overloading a child with extra chemicals will help the child to recover faster. So, here are 3 home remedies that will reduce fever naturally.

Natural treatment protocol that can be used in case of a smallpox (variola) outbreak

Natural treatment and smallpox (variola) outbreak

Recent remarks from tech mogul Bill Gates have brought back to memory the horrific deadly results of a possible smallpox (variola) outbreak, in an unprepared population. Being unprepared to fight disease simply means, having an unnourished immune system, which research shows can be strengthened by supplements and dietary habits. So, here is a Natural treatment protocol that can used in case of a smallpox (variola) outbreak.

The top 5 natural remedies that will help you heal eczema

The top 5 natural remedies that will help you heal eczema

Eczema is a common form of dermatitis ( skin inflammation), which typically appears as an itchy rash on the arms and behind the knees. It can be debilitating, as children's constant scratching habits may cause secondary skin infections, that are more serious. Though eczema is attributed to family history, more often than not it is linked to environmental irritants and food allergies. So, what are the top 5 natural remedies that will help you heal eczema?

The top 3 tankless water heater units of 2017 and the pros and cons of owning one

The top 3 tankless water heaters units of 2017 and the pros and cons of owning one

Owning a tankless water heater unit means you will have hot water on demand, as they heat water only when you turn on the faucet. They usually operate on natural gas or propane. Tankless water units have become the major residential water heating system in Europe and are growing in popularity in the U.S. So, here are the top 3 tankless water heater units of 2017 and the pros and cons of owning one.

5 recipes with turmeric that may help ease the symptoms of Lyme disease

5 recipes with turmeric that may help ease the symptoms of Lyme disease

How can turmeric help ease the symptoms of the tick- borne illness Lyme disease? The secret is turmeric’s curcumin, a plant chemical that has many healing capabilities, and has been scientifically proven to counter skin rashes, fatigue, bacterial infections and pain in joints and muscle, all of which are symptoms of Lyme disease. So, what does research reveal on turmeric’s healing capabilities, and how it may ease the symptoms of Lyme disease?

5 delicious recipes that will help you with heavy metal detoxing

5 delicious recipes that will help you with heavy metal detoxing

Living in an industrialized modern society has many benefits, but there are some health related drawbacks, such as: environmental heavy metal pollution, which can have horrific effects on human health. But, there is no need to panic because nature offers foods that are scientifically proven, to help you with heavy metal detoxing.

Here is how you start an all - natural heavy metal detox

Here is how you start an all - natural heavy metal detox

Heavy metal pollution is something modern society tends to turn a blind eye in the hopes it would just go away. But, the truth is that to live in an industrialized and urbanized world incurs being exposed to many types of heavy metals, which if in excess can cause cancer, neurological disorders and chronic illnesses. Therefore it is important to how to do an all - natural heavy metal detox. But where can heavy metals be found, and how can you detox naturally?

Home remedies that will help you treat irritable bowel syndrome

Home remedies that will help you treat irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is associated with constant abdominal cramping, bloating, diarrhoea and constipation. The international foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorder, says that IBS affects between 25 and 45 million people in the United States. But, new research reveals that certain home remedies will help you treat irritable bowel syndrome once and for all.

Does salt cause fluid retention? Here is how you get rid of excess fluid (edema)

Here are natural ways to get rid of excess fluid (edema)

Fluid retention, also known as edema, is characterized by the swelling of the legs, feet and or hand due to the accumulation of excess fluid in the tissues. The general consensus on getting rid of fluid is by eating less salt. However, there have been controversies on that consensus. So what does science say on the relationship of salt and edema and what home remedies will help you get rid of excess fluid in the body?

3 recipes with ginger that will help you lose weight naturally

3 recipes with ginger that will help you lose weight

Anyone, who is trying to shed those extra kilos, would much rather prefer to lose weight naturally, without some of the side effects of taking weight loss tablets. So, instead of resorting to weight loss medications why not try consuming more ginger? Science says ginger can help you lose weight naturally.

Here is how you can treat measles infection effectively and naturally

Treat measles naturally

Measles is a highly contagious airborne viral infection that affects the upper respiratory tract causing: coughing, high temperatures, runny nose, a skin rash and inflamed eyes. The World Health Organization says that measles is one of the leading causes of death among young children globally. But, plants and herbs have been shown to have effective antiviral activities, showing you can treat measles infection effectively and naturally.

Ginkgo Biloba supplement may help in the treatment of diabetic retinopathy, according to new studies

Ginkgo Biloba may help improve diabetic retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a common microvascular complication of diabetes, and remains a major cause of preventable blindness among adults at working age. The treatment of diabetic retinopathy is mostly done with Laser photocoagulation therapy. However, recent studies have suggested that ginkgo biloba can help avert diabetic retinopathy, with no serious side effects.

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