Category: Medicine

Sunlight and Vitamin D: Why is it so important for our body

Sunlight and Vitamin D: Why is it so important for our body

The major biological function of vitamin D is to maintain normal blood levels of calcium and phosphorus. Vitamin D helps us absorb calcium, and thus helps to form and maintain strong bones and teeth. It regulates bone mineralization in unison… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Health, Holistic Medicine, Lifestyle, Medicine, News, Nutrition, Personal Care
Is the Money You Spend on Supplements Wasted?

Is the Money You Spend on Supplements Wasted?

So you’re following your daily vitamin regimen and you feel you’re doing something beneficial for your health.  Well, you’re certainly on the right track in your recognition of the need to supplement your dietary intake of nutrients.  Virtually everyone reading… 0 Shares | | Posted in Farming, Health, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine
Wife of Tommy Morrison, Boxing Champion Dead at 44, Cites Numerous Illnesses Not  Associated with HIV

Wife of Tommy Morrison, Boxing Champion Dead at 44, Cites Numerous Illnesses Not Associated with HIV

By John Strangis Tommy “The Duke” Morrison passed away Sunday night after a long period of suffering from numerous health issues. News reports regarding his fight with illness have attributed his health issues to being caused by untreated HIV/AIDS, but… 0 Shares | | Posted in Celebrity, Crime, Film and Cinema, Health, Health, Pharmaceuticals
Amalgam dental fillings not equally poisonous everywhere?

Amalgam dental fillings not equally poisonous everywhere?

How dangerous are those “silver” fillings actually? More than 150 years ago, dental amalgam (about 50% heavily poisonous mercury, one of the most neurotoxic compounds!) was introduced into the Western world and triggered lots of discussions from the beginning. But… 0 Shares | | Posted in Chemicals, Environment, Health, Health, Holistic Medicine, Lifestyle, Medicine, News, Personal Care
Are you missing these vital nutrients that contribute to health?

Are you missing these vital nutrients that contribute to health?

Ok, I have to be careful about my wording on this page. I used to provide this same recipe about a decade ago, but there was a problem with it. I used a phrase which was apparently a “trademarked phrase.”… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine, Recipes
Bacillus coagulans: The probiotic for inflammatory conditions


Bacillus coagulans: The probiotic for inflammatory conditions


Guest post by Alexander Shikhman, MD of Gluten-Free Remedies. Bacillus coagulans, also known as Lactobacillus sporogenes, is a gram-positive, spore-forming probiotic which is characterized by the increased survival in acidic gastric environment and in bile-acid-associated duodenal environment as compared to… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Herbal Medicine, Holistic Medicine, Nutritional Medicine
Music therapy proven to reduce anxiety

Music therapy proven to reduce anxiety

Guest post by Jennifer Bundrant There is no doubt that music is an enormous part of our world. You can look into many different cultures pasts, and music always has some sort of impact on it – how it affected… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Holistic Medicine, Hospitals & Surgery, Mental Health
Keeping the immune system strong with water kefir

Keeping the immune system strong with water kefir

I tried making sauerkraut, I really did. I will try another time in a mason jar, but so far the experience hasn’t been great. I am making fermented pickles this week if I don’t juice all the baby cukes first,… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Health, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine
Happiness Does Not Come In Pill Form

Happiness Does Not Come In Pill Form

Happiness does not come in pill form. Yes, these days this is a controversial statement. Doctors have attempted to prescribe happiness and it is failing miserably. We live in a society inundated with media and social messages that if something… 0 Shares | | Posted in Health, Health, Herbal Medicine, Holistic Medicine, Home, Lifestyle, Medicine, Mental Health, News, Personal Care, Pharmaceuticals, Weird
Cranberry juice benefits made simple

Cranberry juice benefits made simple

Cranberries are given a bad rap all of the time, but do you know why? Listed as a super food for years, people have gone to cranberry juice to cure UTIS, Kidney infections, yeast infections, and to boost health. Often… 0 Shares | | Posted in Food, Holistic Medicine, Nutrition, Nutritional Medicine