Category: Personal Care

GERD- irritating acid reaction

GERD- irritating acid reaction

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is that irritating acid that can build in the stomach and esophagus. Many of us experience this from time to time, but chronic heartburn, chest pain, difficulty swallowing, feeling like there is a lump in the… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Personal Care
Low back pain: Listen to you mother and don’t slouch

Low back pain: Listen to you mother and don’t slouch

Nearly 60-80% of the general adult population suffers from low back pain. Yes, that many of us. Annual medical costs associated with this type of injury is reported to be nearly $26 billion in the United States.  85% of male… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Lifestyle, Personal Care
Hepatitis C: The liver’s enemy

Hepatitis C: The liver’s enemy

Hepatitis C is a type of viral infection that causes inflammation to the liver. The hepatitis C virus (HCV) is spread through blood that is contaminated. It is most commonly spread via shared needles or other tools that inject drugs.… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Lifestyle, Personal Care
Hernias: Unusual discomfort

Hernias: Unusual discomfort

A hernia can occur when an organ or possibly fatty tissue finds its way into your fascia (the surrounding area of a muscle). They are most common in the abdomen but can also occur in the groin, thigh, or belly… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Lifestyle, Personal Care
Tuberculosis: Why are we being poked??

Tuberculosis: Why are we being poked??

Most of us have been tested for TB, also known as tuberculosis, for a job, school, or travel. Tuberculosis is all around us, and it was actually the leading cause of death in the 20th century. We readily take this… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Holistic Medicine, Lifestyle, Personal Care
Do This Before Going to Bed To Rebuild Your Gums

Do This Before Going to Bed To Rebuild Your Gums

Dental health is an essential part of maintaining a healthy body. While we focus a lot on having shiny white teeth it is important not to forget the role our gums play. Unhealthy gums can lead to gingivitis and if… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Herbal Medicine, Nutritional Medicine, Personal Care, Recipes
Arthritis: Will it ever go away??

Arthritis: Will it ever go away??

When aches and pains persist and it hurts just to move, we know our bodies are communicating to us. Inflammation is our body signaling to us that an area is not doing well. Arthritis is a form of this communication… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Lifestyle, Personal Care
Calluses & Corns: The skin’s protectors

Calluses & Corns: The skin’s protectors

Calluses and corns are the result of your body forming protective skin around a sensitive area. They might be unattractive or bothersome, but they serve a purpose. Calluses form on the outermost layer of the skin and don’t cause any… 0 Shares | | Posted in Lifestyle, Personal Care
Thirdhand Smoke: Harmful residue

Thirdhand Smoke: Harmful residue

We all know the hazards of smoking. The person actually smoking is at risk for many health problems. Second hand smoke can lead to emphysema and lung cancer. But have you heard of 3rd hand smoke (THS)?? This is the less… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Environment, Health, Lifestyle, Personal Care
Best Ways to Boost Your Immune System

Best Ways to Boost Your Immune System

With the Corona virus shutting down many countries in 2020, individuals with health challenges have chosen to limit social contacts and shutter in. Health organizations have focused prevention on social distancing, hand washing and face mask wearing. We have an… 0 Shares | | Posted in Fitness, Food, Health, Holistic Medicine, Lifestyle, Medicine, Mental Health, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine, Personal Care