Monthly Archives: June 2011

Garcinia Cambogia Extract – A Natural Weight Loss Supplement

Garcinia Cambogia Extract – A Natural Weight Loss Supplement Garcinia cambogia extract is hitting headlines throughout the western world as a natural weight loss supplement. Several studies have shown that it does help people to lose weight and although as always there are other studies that are less conclusive, it can be an effective weight loss supplement for many people. Garcinia Cambogia Extract – A Natural Weight Loss Supplement Garcinia cambogia is the name of a small tropical fruit that […]

All about Veganism

All about Veganism There are many different sub-groups of people that feel that vegetarianism is the proper path for man to follow. There are several different beliefs prominent in the world of vegetarianism, and many people choose to undertake a vegan lifestyle in order to reap numerous health benefits while helping to fight animal cruelty. In this article, we’ll work towards giving you a better idea of what exactly veganism is, showing how it is different from standard vegetarianism and […]

Coping Skills After The Diagnosis

Coping Skills After The Diagnosis The diagnosis of cystic fibrosis can be devastating for families and the patient. Everyone will go through a range of emotions and each one on their own timetable! Some of those emotions include anger, fear, and guilt. You will have concerns about your child’s health, future, and possible financial problems. Teens will have a difficult time adjusting to a diagnosis of cystic fibrosis and it is normal for them to have all those emotions. Talking […]

Learning Reflexology

Learning Reflexology Reflexology is a type of alternative treatment that is attracting more and more attention as of late. While it has been practiced in Asia for centuries, reflexology was brought to America in the early twentieth century. More and more people are beginning to realize the benefits of the therapy, as studies continue to show how useful the practice can be. To that end, there is more of a demand for reflexologists in the United States right now than […]

Tomatoes for Prostate Health

Tomatoes for Prostate Health More and more medical studies indicate that the antioxidants in vegetables, particularly tomatoes and broccoli, can lower prostate cancer risk, while foods with animal fats increase risk. While ongoing studies are still assessing the value of antioxidant supplements, food scientists say they are already comfortable advocating that men eat a more vegetable-based diet to lower their risk of prostate cancer, not to mention heart disease and colon cancer. Tomatoes for Prostate Health There is also growing […]

Diverticulitis – Symptoms and Treatments

Diverticulitis – Symptoms and Treatments Diverticulitis is a serious disease which is both painful and dangerous. Once diverticula, which are small sacs, grow on colon walls, they will not heal. Inflammation and rupture of these sacs may occur and cause serious and life threatening infections. Preventative measure can be taken to ensure digestive health and the prevention of diverticulitis. Doctors are unsure about what causes diverticulitis. It is believed that a low fiber diet may pay a role. Without fiber […]

The History of Cystic Fibrosis

The History of Cystic Fibrosis Cystic fibrosis was a disease that has been around since the Middle Ages. Many infants with “salty” skin often died in infancy or young. These babies and children were considered “bewitched” because they died at such an early age. The History of Cystic Fibrosis   The scientist Fanconi first named the disease in medical history when he refers to it as cystic fibrosis with Bronchiectasis. A scientist from Columbia University first developed a complete profile […]

Natural constipation remedies you should consider

Natural constipation remedies you should consider Constipation is a condition that has long bothered a lot of people. The irritation a constipated individual feels could hinder him from functioning normally. Aside from this, constipation could also lead to a number of factors that could make matters worst. People with constipation usually have bothersome gas pains that do not easily go away. Periodic headaches are also common. Natural constipation remedies you should consider   What are the natural remedies for constipation? […]

The Easy Way to Quit Smoking Is Not Always the Most Obvious One

The Easy Way to Quit Smoking Is Not Always the Most Obvious One Learning how to stop a habit that has been with you for quite a long time is not easy. As it has been something that you have practically lived in, shedding it from your day-to-day life is really a challenge. It is for this reason that smokers are having a rough time quitting from their habit. However, this should not be enough reason to stop from smoking. The Easy Way […]