Prevent Side-Effects During Chemotherapy & Radiation Therapy

Cancer is one of the most dreaded illnesses in the world. This is mainly due to the fact that it has a high mortality rate (It is the 2nd leading cause of death worldwide) and its treatment results in drastic side-effects. Let’s not forget about the costs (Keytruda, a cancer drug, costs $120,000 a year). There are so many factors in our environment, diet, lifestyle, and living conditions that contribute to the development of cancer that makes it very difficult to prevent the condition. This is not to say that nothing can be done, as there are many steps we can take for cancer prevention. Treatment, on the other hand, doesn’t have to be so severe in terms of side-effects given that there are many clinically-proven natural options for preventing and treating them.… Read More Prevent Side-Effects During Chemotherapy & Radiation Therapy

Herbs That Match Pharmaceutical Drug Efficacy

It is a known thing that drugs are becoming a part of daily life for a majority of the population. Unfortunately, many drugs are far too costly, while others have drastic side-effects, and some even cause other diseases. For example, too much Acetaminophen can cause liver damage, Statins can cause hormone issues, elevated blood sugar, and liver damage, anti-depressants can cause sexual dysfunction and personality changes. … Read More Herbs That Match Pharmaceutical Drug Efficacy

How to Increase CD4 Cell Counts in HIV+ People

The key immune function indicator in HIV positive patients is the CD4 cell count. This helps assess the strength of a patient’s immune system as well as disease progression. The lower the CD4 cell count goes, the weaker the immune system gets. It is a known thing that as HIV progresses, the CD4 cell count goes down to the point where a patient becomes immuno-compromised, resulting in AIDS – Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. At this point, the patient becomes prone to life-threatening opportunistic infections.… Read More How to Increase CD4 Cell Counts in HIV+ People

Varicocele Natural Treatment

The term “varicocele” refers to the occurrence of varicose veins within the scrotum – the pouch of skin that contains the testicles. This typically occurs due to poorly functioning valves within the veins. This can lead to decreased sperm production and quality which can lead to reduced fertility. It can also lead to testicular atrophy (shrinkage). If it occurs early in life, it can lead to a failure of the testicles to properly develop. Typically, varicoceles are easy to diagnose and don’t usually require any treatment. When the condition is symptomatic or is severely impacting one’s fertility, a patient may opt for inguinal surgery known as varicocelectomy to correct the varicocele.… Read More Varicocele Natural Treatment

Natural Antivirals (Clinically-Proven)

With current events, people are searching for ways to treat viral infections using herbs, nutrients and other healing modalities. While viruses do pose a threat to health, nature has provided us with highly effective antivirals that have been proven to be effective in treating several different viruses. In this article, I will be discussing natural antivirals for treating Influenza (Flu), Rhinovirus (Common cold), HIV, Hepatitis, HPV & Herpes.… Read More Natural Antivirals (Clinically-Proven)

Gingivitis Treatment (Evidence-Based Remedies)

Gingivitis refers to the inflammation of the gingiva or gums. It is generally caused by poor dental hygiene and if left untreated it can lead to more severe conditions such as periodontitis and tooth loss. It causes the gum to become red, irritated, and swollen as well as a tendency to bleed easily. Given that almost 80% of the US population has some form of gum disease, it can be said that Gingivitis is a very common condition. Treatment usually involves professional cleaning and the use of an antibacterial mouthwash.… Read More Gingivitis Treatment (Evidence-Based Remedies)

Varicose Veins Natural Treatment

Varicose veins are basically swollen and sometimes twisted veins that bulge through the skin. The development of varicose veins is the result of damaged vein valves. These valves usually get damaged due to an increase of pressure within the veins resulting in venous insufficiency. When this problem becomes long-standing, it is referred to as chronic venous insufficiency. When these valves are damaged, it can cause swelling, pain, and skin changes. While they typically develop in the legs, varicose veins can also appear in other parts of the body.… Read More Varicose Veins Natural Treatment

Clinically-Proven Weight Loss Remedies

Everyday people worldwide are searching for how to lose weight fast and without exercise. The problem is, weight loss is a goal that is seldom achieved by taking pills and supplements due to the fact that most of the products out there are ineffective and based on premature research which is usually carried out on animals rather than humans. Many of these supplements are marketed off of their so-called “traditional uses” or based on the fact that the people who live where the so-called berry or herb comes from are all very lean. The companies marketing these products fail to mention that the people in these places also live in poverty and don’t have enough to eat in order to become obese. On top of this, patients sometimes opt for surgeries such as gastric bypass and liposuction to lose weight, however, gastric bypass patients are constantly developing nutritional deficiencies. … Read More Clinically-Proven Weight Loss Remedies

How To Reduce Flatulence & Gas

Gas and flatulence can be a real problem for many people, especially when it shows up at the wrong times, for example: while you’re socializing. The medical term for a build-up of gas within the digestive system is “Flatulence”. Flatulence. commonly referred to as farting or passing gas, is a rather common problem but it does have several simple remedies that can surely ease your symptoms. Before looking into remedies, it is crucial to understand what causes and aggravates your condition and address that first. Otherwise, the problem may only be temporarily relieved.… Read More How To Reduce Flatulence & Gas

Reverse Hair Loss Naturally (Evidence-Based)

Hair loss is one of the most common cosmetic problems that people face. It can be detrimental to one’s self-esteem and often results in a very large expense to effectively treat. Unfortunately, most people are under the belief that hair loss can be treated with creams, shampoos, and other topical applications. While this may offer… Read More Reverse Hair Loss Naturally (Evidence-Based)

Reduce TPO Antibodies in Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

The presence of raised TPO antibodies is an indicator that a patient has an active case of 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… 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)