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

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

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)

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

Natural Sources of L-Dopa & Carbidopa

Patients with Parkinson’s disease experience a severe lack of dopamine – a neurotransmitter. This is due to the reduction in endogenous production of dopamine in the substantia nigra – the part of the brain that contains an abundance of dopaminergic (dopamine-producing) neurons. With this said, L-dopa (the precursor to dopamine) becomes the foundation of treatment which is why drugs like Sinemet (which contains L-dopa) and Pramipexole (which activates dopamine receptors) are prescribed.… Read More Natural Sources of L-Dopa & Carbidopa

How To Manage HIV/AIDS Naturally (Evidence-Based)

HIV (Human Immuno-Deficiency Virus) is a chronic infection which can advance and become a condition known as AIDS (Acquired Immuno-Deficiency Syndrome). This condition is spread via bodily fluids and is commonly acquired through unprotected sex and sharing of needles. The virus can be found in blood, seminal fluid, pre-seminal fluid, breast milk, vaginal fluids, and… Read More How To Manage HIV/AIDS Naturally (Evidence-Based)

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

Menopause Remedies (Evidence-Based)

Menopause is a transitional period in which women experience a reduction in estrogen levels which results in uncomfortable, and at many times, upsetting symptoms. Some of these symptoms are hot flashes, vaginal dryness, mood swings. fatigue, dryness of hair or hair loss, anxiety, depression, and insomnia. Most pharmaceutical treatments involve the use of HRT (Hormone… Read More Menopause Remedies (Evidence-Based)

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 Tremors in Parkinson’s Disease

Tremor’s in Parkinson’s occur due to the deficiency of Dopamine – a neurotransmitter that is responsible for neuromuscular function, cognition, mood, attention and more. This occurs due to neurodegeneration. However, there are solutions beyond that of L-Dopa supplementation. In this video, I discuss a simple, research-proven solution. Tremors are one of the 3 characteristic Parkinson’s… Read More Reduce Tremors in Parkinson’s Disease

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