Reduce TPO Antibodies in Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

The presence of raised TPO antibodies is an indicator that a patient has active Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis. These antibodies signal the immune system to attack the thyroid gland, resulting in inflammation and reduced function of the gland. Over time, this leads to the development of Hypothyroidism and a life-long need for medication to supplement the deficient… Read More Reduce TPO Antibodies in Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

Fibromyalgia – Effective Natural Treatment

Fibromyalgia is a chronic disease characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain and tenderness. The exact cause of Fibromyalgia is currently unknown, however, several theories suggest that genetics, infections, and stress play a large role in its development. According to research, neurological changes such as pain receptor sensitivity and neurotransmitter imbalances may play a significant role in… Read More Fibromyalgia – Effective Natural Treatment

Fatty Liver Disease – Natural/Ayurvedic Treatment

Believe it or not, fatty liver has become a shockingly common disease. Nowadays, we consume foods which lack nutrients responsible for regulating our body functions, one of which is sugar metabolism, which results in a condition known as Insulin Resistance. Studies have linked Insulin resistance to the development of fatty liver disease. Insulin resistance a… Read More Fatty Liver Disease – Natural/Ayurvedic Treatment

Effective Herbal Antibiotics – Fight of Infections Naturally

Tulsi (Holy Basil) Commonly used for the flu, Tulsi is a potent antimicrobial and may assist the body in destroying harmful bacteria, viruses, and fungi. Tulsi can be used long-term to strengthen the immune system. In one study tulsi demonstrated antimicrobial activity similar to that of doxycycline against A. actinomycetemcomitans – a common cause of… Read More Effective Herbal Antibiotics – Fight of Infections Naturally

Clinical Uses of Amla (Indian Gooseberry)

In my clinical experience, I have used Amla in several GIT related, metabolic, and immune system related conditions. Some include: – Diabetes – Rickets – Hyperacidity – Constipation – Hepatitis – Gout – Gastritis – Poor Immunity – HIV/AIDS – Anemia – Weakness – Hemorrhoids – Hyper-hydrosis (external application) – Premature greying of hair –… Read More Clinical Uses of Amla (Indian Gooseberry)

Headaches – Simple Remedies

Headaches are one of the most common complaints and symptoms. Almost all infections, nutritional deficiencies and neurological conditions involve headaches in their symptomology. The most common causes of headaches are: -Stress & Tension -Congestion -Allergies -Alcohol (Hangover) -Infections -High Blood Pressure -Low Sodium -Low Blood Sugar -Eye Strain -Lack of sleep -Dehydration -Improper Sleeping Positions… Read More Headaches – Simple Remedies

Diarrhea – Natural Treatment

The term “Diarrhea” refers to the passing of loose or water stools. It may happen once in minor digestive trouble or multiple times in more acute infections. In chronic diseases like Irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn’s Disease and Lactose intolerance, chronic diarrhea occurs, and is often associated with many other symptoms. The large intestine is responsible… Read More Diarrhea – Natural Treatment

GABA – Increase It Naturally

GABA – Gamma-aminobutyric acid, is an inhibitory neurotransmitter that literally calms down the central nervous system’s electrical activity. This assists in managing neuropathic pain, seizures and is particularly needed in conditions like multiple sclerosis, fibromyalgia, shingles and neuropathy. GABA is the main mechanism via which the drug Gabapentin, a powerful pain relieving drug, works. GABA… Read More GABA – Increase It Naturally

Serotonin – Increase It Naturally

Serotonin is a monoamine neurotransmitter that has a wide range of neurological, psychological, cognitive, circulatory and gastrointestinal functions. It plays a vital role in neuro-chemical processes responsible for feelings of happiness and well-being. Serotonin is targeted in many pharmaceutical drugs for the purpose of treating depression, anxiety, vomiting, migraines, psychosis, etc. One of the main… Read More Serotonin – Increase It Naturally

Acetylcholine – Increase It Naturally

Acetylcholine is a neurotransmitter which is considered key player in neuro-chemistry and the manner in which the central nervous system communicates with muscles. This neuro-transmitter is also responsible for a wide range of functions within the autonomic nervous system including both unconscious and involuntary movements. In terms of disease, this neurotransmitter tends to be reduced… Read More Acetylcholine – Increase It Naturally

Trikatu: A Metabolism Boosting & Immune Modulating Formulation

Trikatu Trikatu is a popular Ayurvedic formulation which has been used for several-thousand years for the purpose of breaking down metabolic waste and improvement of metabolic/digestive function. It is comprised of three ingredients: – Long Pepper (Piper Longum) – Black Pepper (Piper Nigrum) – Ginger (Zingiber Officinalis) This formulation boosts digestive function by promoting gastric emptying,… Read More Trikatu: A Metabolism Boosting & Immune Modulating Formulation