Remedies For Constipation In Adults

5 Herbal Remedies For Constipation In Adults

Constipation in adults is a common problem that is characterized by irregular bowel movements, hard stools, painful defecation, and incomplete evacuation of bowel. Sometimes a constipated adult may not even be able to pass stools at all. Constipation may be caused by improper eating habits and leading a sedentary lifestyle. It can also be caused by muscular dystrophy. Dysfunction of some gland can also result in constipation in adults. If proper care is not taken, constipation may result in [...]

5 Herbal Remedies For Urinary Tract Infections

Urinary tract infections are very common among women. A woman’s urethra is much shorter compared to men’s and bacteria can enter it easily from the rectum or even the digestive tract. Normally, the urine is germ-free, but when bacteria enter the urethra and multiply in large numbers, it can result in a urinary tract infection. This can be a very painful and distressing situation. It can cause symptoms like frequent urge to urinate, pain while urinating, fever, and a [...]

5 Effective Herbal Remedies For Leg Cramps

Leg cramps occur all of a sudden, causing shooting pain and severe discomfort in the affected limb. You are unable to move your legs and the pain can be quite unbearable sometimes. People of any age may suffer from leg cramps which are caused by several factors like heavy exercising, muscle fatigue, dehydration, pregnancy, medications, electrolyte imbalances, nutritional deficiencies, etc. The sudden involuntary contraction of the calf muscles or hamstrings causes painful knots that remain from a few seconds [...]

Remedies For Bursitis

5 Effective Home Remedies For Bursitis

If you are suffering from pain in your shoulders, elbow, foot or knee, it could be due to a condition called bursitis. Repetitive movements are often the main cause of bursitis. The bursae are tiny, fluid-filled sacs that cushion the joint bones and help protect your tendons and muscles from friction. But, if the friction is too much due to hard work, injury or overexercsiing, the bursae can get inflamed and this results in a condition called bursitis. This [...]

5 Best Home Remedies For Stomach Ulcers

Stomach ulcers are a common ailment that many men and women suffer from. Even children can get stomach ulcers. The inner lining of the stomach gets worn away due to the excess acid produced in the stomach, resulting in this condition where small sores form and cause a lot of pain and discomfort. A faulty diet and lifestyle play a very important role in triggering this condition. Many foods can worsen this condition, so one has to be very careful [...]

Remedies For Colitis

10 Effective Natural Remedies For Colitis

Colitis is a condition wherein your colon or large intestine gets inflamed. It is a bowel disease in which the inner lining of your colon gets affected, which results in pain, diarrhea, and intestinal bleeding which causes bloody stools. Other symptoms that accompany colitis are joint pain, anemia, weakness, eye inflammation, skin rashes, and mouth ulcers. There are over ten types of colitis, but the two most common are mucus colitis which causes a lot of discomfort and loss [...]

Remedies For Diarrhea

11 Natural Remedies For Diarrhea

A case of diarrhea results in many trips to the bathroom, and all of us have experienced it at some point in our lives. It results in loose and watery bowel movements, and is a natural defense mechanism of our body to get rid of toxins from our system. Viral infections, ulcerative colitis, dysentry, irritable bowel syndrome are some of the major cause of frequent occurrence of diarhhea. Food poisoning, excessive alcohol or caffeine consumption, food allergies, certain medications, [...]

9 Best Natural Cures For Snoring

A little bit of snoring is quite normal, but when it happens frequently and affects your sleep as well as that of your partner, this situation can be quite alarming. Many relationships have broken down due to this condition. Snoring is actually that loud noise that is produced when you breathe through your mouth while you are asleep. It is caused when your tongue, soft palate, upper throat and uvula happen to vibrate against your tonsils and adenoids. There [...]

11 Ways To Prevent Sweating

It is very normal to sweat as this is a normal process in our body that helps to maintain the ideal body temperature. It occurs more in the underarms, face, feet and palms. A certain amount of sweating can easily be dealt with, but if you sweat excessively it can cause a lot of embarrassment due to the wet stains on clothes and foul body odour. Excessive sweating in the feet can make your feet and socks smelly. Too much [...]

12 Best Natural Treatments For Food Poisoning

Most of us know how it feels when we suffer from food poisoning. It is caused by bacteria or other toxins that may be present in the food you have eaten. Some common symptoms of food poisoning are nausea, headache, vomiting, dizziness, cramps in the abdomen, fever, muscle ache and diarrhea. If you have eaten stale, improperly stored or prepared food, and you have most of these symptoms, then it could be the case of food poisoning. Food poisoning should [...]

11 Home Remedies For Sun Burn

Daily exposure to sun is beneficial in promoting the health of your body. But, too much of harsh sun can be very harmful. If you have been to the beach recently, you will know what I mean. Sun burns can be quite painful and are not too pleasant to look at. Exposure to too much sunlight can cause painful sun burns, which are the result of the ultra violet rays emitted by the sun. Our skin contains a pigment [...]

Best Natural Cures For Alcoholism

Alcoholism is a condition in which a person becomes so physically and emotionally dependent on alcohol that it becomes a habit hard to break. Alcoholics are obsessed with alcohol consumption and are not able to control their intake of alcohol. It can cause severe problems in all aspects of an individual’s life, disrupting their normal life completely. There are many men and women all over the world who have fallen in this devastating habit, but do not know how [...]

Treatments For Emphysema

10 Natural Treatments For Emphysema

Emphysema is a degenerative lung disease that is mostly caused by prolonged exposure to cigarette smoke, or environmental pollution. If you have emphysema, the first thing you will notice is that you have difficulty in breathing. This happens due to the damage to the alveoli, or air sacs, in the lungs. Your lungs become less elastic and you have breathing difficulty. The condition worsens as this prevents healthy exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide in your lungs. Blood flow [...]

12 Natural Remedies For Leg Cramps

An involuntary contraction, usually of the calf muscles, can be incredibly painful and cause a lot of discomfort until it subsides. The small muscles of the feet are also sometimes affected. These are known as leg cramps, or charley horses, and mostly affect sportsmen, pregnant women and the elderly. Leg cramps are sudden and can last for anywhere from a minute to even ten minutes. The pain is sometimes excruciating! Some people get leg cramps at night while they [...]

10 Natural Treatments For Motion Sickness

I have suffered from motion sickness all my life, and if you have the same problems every time you travel in any moving vehicle, you know how it feels. It puts us in a pathetic state; we suffer from nausea, a sickening feeling in the stomach, bile in the mouth, vomiting, and dizziness. So, what does cause this condition known as motion sickness? Well, it occurs when we are traveling, and the way our brain and the inner ear happen [...]

9 Top Natural Treatments For Stomach Cancer

Stomach cancer, also known as gastric cancer, forms in the tissues lining your stomach. It occurs when there is an abnormal growth in the cells inside your stomach’s lining, resulting in a tumor. It can be easily treated if detected early; otherwise it may spread to the other neigboring organs as well. You will feel nausea, bloating and pain in the stomach. As it advances, you might vomit blood and find it difficult to swallow food. There could be blood [...]

8 Best Natural Remedies For Blood Clots

Blood clots are clumps of platelets that form when your blood tends to coagulate, and turns into solid little masses. Also known as thrombus, it can cause a lot of harm if it travels to various parts of your body. Within the arteries and veins, it can obstruct blood flow, which can cause a heart attack or stroke. There are various factors that can lead to the formation of blood clots in your body. They can form due to a [...]

11 Treatments For A Strep Throat Infection

Strep throat is a bacterial infection in the throat that makes your throat feel sore and scratchy. It is caused by streptococcal (strep) bacteria which are of many different types. Some cause more serious complications than others. Most sore throats are the result of viral infections. However, strep throat is due to a bacterial infection. Very few throat infections happen to be due to the strep bacteria. It’s extremely important to identify whether the symptoms are due to a [...]

Treat Genital Herpes

13 Tips To Treat Genital Herpes

Herpes simplex is a viral disease caused by Herpes simplex virus type 1 and 2. Based on the site of infection, the herpes virus is placed into different categories. Genital herpes, commonly known as herpes, is a very common form of herpes. Genital herpes is a chronic condition which is usually passed from an infected person during unprotected sex. It is a highly contagious infection which is caused by HSV (herpes simplex virus). It can also pass from an [...]

How To Prevent Premature White Hair

Melanocytes produce a pigment called melanin, which is responsible for the color of our hair. When less melanin is produced, it results in the hair turning white. It is natural for the hair to lose its natural color and turn white, rather grey, as we age. The age at which your hair starts turning greying depends on the genetic inheritance. But, premature greying of hair makes a young person look older, which is something nobody desires. (more…)

11 Treatments For Sore Throat

Do you have a sore throat that burns and feel scratchy? Most sore throats are the result of an infection caused by viruses related to colds. But, your sore throat could also be due to strained vocal chords, dry heat, postnasal drips, allergies, or due to excessive smoking. Your throat burns and pains. It becomes hard to talk or swallow food. Most of the treatments for sore throat and colds from viruses and bacteria are aimed at giving relief [...]

11 Treatments For Yeast Infection

Yeast infections, also known as Candida, are caused by microscopic fungi or yeast. There are many types of yeast infections, but the most prevalent one is vaginal yeast infection in women which makes life really miserable. It causes itching and burning in the vaginal region. A white discharge may be noticed which has a typical yeast smell. Yeast infection can also develop under the breasts, nailbeds and wherever there are skin folds. (more…)

7 Home Remedies For Impetigo

Impetigo is a highly contagious disease which is more common in children. It is also found in adults who play close contact sports like rugby and wrestling. Older adults with diabetes or lower immunity are also more susceptible. It is caused by two types of bacteria, Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pyogenes. They enter the body through a wound or a cut and cause red itchy spots which turn into pus-filled blisters. There are some useful home remedies that are useful [...]

Heart Disease in Women

6 Tips to Prevent Heart Disease in Women

Heart disease claims the lives of many women every year, all over the world. It can lead to high blood pressure, stroke, cardiac failure, and many more complications. Therefore, it is important that all women get themselves checked regularly by a physician, even if they do not have a medical history in the family.  Those with genetic predisposition need to take special care and go for regular checkups. However, there are ways that can help reduce your chances of developing [...]

Home Remedies For Shingles

Top Symptoms of Shingles

Shingles (also known as herpes zoster) is caused by varicella zoster virus (VZV). Is is the same virus that is responsible for chicken pox. After an episode of chicken pox, this virus stays in the body, causing you to get shingles now and then. If you had chicken pox in the past, chances are likely that you may develop shingles. (more…)

7 Tips To Get Rid Of Blackheads

Do you hate to see those annoying blackheads on your nose and chin area, every time you look in the mirror? Oily skin types are more prone to blackheads, which are small black lumps embedded on the skin. Accumulation of oil and dead skin cells in the open pores causes blackhead formation. These can be generally seen on the nose, chin, chest and the back. Follow these precautions in order to avoid their formation in the very first place. Tips To Prevent [...]