Rheumatoid Arthritis Natural Treatment (Evidence-Based)

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is chronic inflammatory condition that affects the connective tissue and starts in the joints. Most people associate this condition primarily with the joints due the fact that the main symptom is joint pain, however, it can affect multiple other organs and tissues in the body such as the heart, eyes, nerves, kidneys, skin, circulatory system and lungs. RA is an autoimmune condition, which means the body’s own immune system begins to attack healthy tissue. In this case, the synovium – the lining of the joints.… Read More Rheumatoid Arthritis Natural Treatment (Evidence-Based)

Psoriasis Natural Treatment (Evidence-Based)

Psoriasis is a common skin disorder in which skin cells replicated 10 times faster than they should. While the skin cells multiply rapidly, the rate of old cells sloughing off remains the same. The excess cells begin to build up and present as bumpy red patches that are covered with silvery or whitish scales and plaques. It most commonly occurs on the scalp, elbows, knees, buttocks, lower back, and backs of wrists, however, it can technically occur anywhere on the body. These patchy rashes do not usually itch, however, they may bleed if you do scratch them.… Read More Psoriasis Natural Treatment (Evidence-Based)

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

Hypotension Remedies & Diet (Evidence-Based)

Blood pressure described the amount of pressure that the blood puts on the artery walls with each heartbeat. Healthy blood pressure is typically 120/80mmhg. However, when there is a long term change in blood pressure, it can indicate a serious underlying problem in one’s health. Most commonly, patients present with high blood pressure, however, low… Read More Hypotension Remedies & Diet (Evidence-Based)

Multiple Sclerosis – Evidence-Based Remedies

Multiple Sclerosis symptoms can often mimic that of other conditions such as Fibromyalgia, making it a difficult condition to diagnose. Patients with this condition often seek out natural alternatives as the standard treatment options are not always as effective as patients need them to be. It is not uncommon for patients to try natural remedies… Read More Multiple Sclerosis – Evidence-Based Remedies

Natural Remedies For Hyperthyroidism (Evidence-Based)

Thyrotoxicosis is a condition characterized by elevated levels of circulating thyroid hormones. The most common cause is Graves disease, also known as Autoimmune Hyperthyroidism. It can also be caused by toxic nodular hyperthyroidism and Thyroiditis. In blood tests, these patients will present with elevated levels of T3 (thyroxine) and T4 (Triiodothyronine) along with reduced levels… Read More Natural Remedies For Hyperthyroidism (Evidence-Based)

Gastroenteritis (Food Poisoning) Evidence-Based Remedies

Also known as the stomach-flu, Gastroenteritis is considered to be the most common cause of vomiting and diarrhea. It is a condition in which the gastrointestinal tract (stomach and bowels) becomes inflamed and irritated due to a viral or bacterial infection.  When the source of infection is a food source, the condition is referred to… Read More Gastroenteritis (Food Poisoning) Evidence-Based Remedies

Oral Cancer – Ayurvedic Treatment (Evidence-Based)

Oral Cancer refers to malignancies of the entire oral cavity including the lips, tongue, cheeks, throat, soft palate, floor of the mouth, and sinuses. Some of the risk factors for developing these cancers include smoking, chewing tobacco, excessive alcohol consumption and an STD known as HPV (Human-papillomavirus). This type of cancer can be life-threatening if… Read More Oral Cancer – Ayurvedic Treatment (Evidence-Based)

Treat Asthma Naturally (Evidence-Based)

Asthma is a common long-term disease of the lungs that is characterized by bronchospasms and obstructed airflow. It typically managed with bronchodilators (eg. Albuterol), steroids (eg. Prednisone) and in some cases oxygen therapy. What many people are unaware of, is the fact that there are actually many clinically proven natural treatments for this condition. People… Read More Treat Asthma 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

Alzheimer’s Disease – Natural Treatment (Evidence-Based)

With a wide range of clinically-proven natural options for treatment of neurodegenerative disorders, patients of Alzheimer’s disease can utilize various methods of reducing the severity and progression of this illness. We understand that Alzheimer’s disease is a condition in which the brain degenerates, leading to loss of memory and other cognitive/mental functions, but what doctors… Read More Alzheimer’s Disease – Natural Treatment (Evidence-Based)

Reverse Irritable Bowel Syndrome Naturally

  Irritable bowel syndrome is a condition affecting the large intestine in which patients develop symptoms such as abdominal cramps, gas, frequent bowel movements involving loose stools (diarrhea) and in some cases constipation. For the most part, this condition tends to be difficult to manage by western medicine (Allopathy). However, in Ayurveda, several clinically proven… Read More Reverse Irritable Bowel Syndrome Naturally

Hepatitis B – Natural/Ayurvedic Treatment (Evidence-Based)

Hepatitis B is well known for being one of the worst liver infections in which the liver becomes chronically inflamed. It is considered incurable and tends to be easily contracted via bodily fluids. The most common ways in which a person may contract this infection is sexual intercourse (vaginal or anal), sharing of needles or… Read More Hepatitis B – Natural/Ayurvedic Treatment (Evidence-Based)

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