Raspberry ketones are chemicals from red raspberries that are used for their flavor and aroma. Although there are some supplements claiming that raspberry ketones promote weight loss and increase lean body mass, there really isn’t enough scientific evidence that proves these claims to be true – at least, at this point in time.
Natural remedies for recovering from a stroke offer a gentle way to heal the body without the potential harsh side effects of pharmaceuticals. While modern medicine can play a crucial role in your recovery, we’ll be showing a few natural solutions. Some may not seem like your usual ‘natural remedies,’ they’re still great options to consider.
In any given year, nearly 20 million adults in the United States suffer from depression. Most people with depression choose not to look for medication, although the vast majority can be helped with treatment. If you’re experiencing the symptoms of depression (such as difficulty in concentration, persistent feelings of sadness and lowered energy) consult with your doctor as soon as possible.
Anxiety is known as your body’s natural response to stress. It’s known to be a feeling of either fear or apprehension about what’s to come. It can be the first day of going to school, going to a job interview or giving a speech may cause most people to feel fearful and nervous. However, if your feelings of anxiety are extreme, lasts for more than 6 months, and are getting in the way with your daily life, you may have an anxiety disorder. (more…)
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a wide array of medications for the treatment of depression. If you’re living with depression but you decided to not take one of these medications, you still have more options out there. Some people look to herbs and natural remedies to find relief from their symptoms. (more…)
Vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin that has immune-enhancing, antioxidant properties, meaning it can help lower free radical damage (or even oxidative stress). So, what does it really mean if it’s a fat-soluble vitamin? Vitamin A and other fat-soluble vitamins can travel through fat and be stored inside the body or organs such as the liver. Unlike water-soluble vitamins, they can also enter through cells.
People who have a depressed immune system or nutrient deficiencies may be more prone to catching colds. Other common causes of colds include a lack of sleep, emotional stress, mold exposure, an unhealthy digestive tract, and even traveling. Most colds are head colds, which lead to symptoms like nasal congestion and watery eyes. You can also have a chest cold where congestion is in the chest and you have a cough.
Should fluoride be present in public water supplies in order to lower the cases of tooth decay? Communities all over the United States are holding on to this question. In municipalities in which they don’t fluoridate the water, citizens are debating to whether they should start. On the other hand, those who live in cities that do fluoridate are debating on whether they should stop or not.
Protocel is one of the unique, liquid formulas available for the treatment of cancer out there. It’s one of the easiest and one of the least expensive alternative approaches yet may be one of the most successful. Protocel is non-toxic and, due to its ease of use, is sometimes ideal for administering to small children or to the elderly who are diagnosed with cancer.
Ever since the 1940s, people from all over have argued about the benefits of adding fluoride to municipal drinking supplies. Proponents debate that studies show supplemental fluoride can help lower the chances of developing cavities and helps improve dental health. Opponents say that the substance is actually harmful to someone’s overall health and they can call for an end to water fluoridation. (more…)
Fluoride exposure is a contentious topic, mostly because exposure to such is everywhere. Not only is it a common ingredient in toothpaste, but a lot of municipalities have fluoride in their water supply. Why? Well, the reason is that it encourages oral health, even though it’s not known to prevent any kind of harmful bacteria.