Sweating is nature’s way of regulating our body temperature and removing some toxins. The consequent evaporation of sweat cools the body, and the sweat also removes excess salt and some toxins. Hyperhidrosis is a medical condition that causes excessive sweating beyond what is needed to regulate body temperature. The disorder may cause people with this condition to choose to avoid social activities due to the embarrassment and consequent anxiety that excessive sweating may cause.
There are many natural remedies for heartburn, and some not only relieve your symptoms but also help to prevent heartburn in the first place. Sufferers often find that what works for one person may not work as well for another, but with a little trial and error on your part you can find the ones that work best for you.
Here are some natural, easily found substances that relieve the discomfort of heartburn for many people.
Allergies can produce a great deal of suffering. In America alone, around 28 million people suffer from hay fever, and that does not include all the people who are allergic to foods, dust, pet dander, and insect bites and stings.
Allergies are the result of an immune response gone overboard. Dust, pollen, dust mites, and other allergens are not pathogens, which cause disease, but for the allergic they can produce an extreme immune response with very uncomfortable symptoms. Allergy symptoms are no fun whether they are simply annoying or strong enough to be debilitating.Read More
Many people, especially women, have big problems with fungal infections. Fungus infections are are not only uncomfortable but can be hard to clear up. The subject of fungal infections in general and yeast infections in particular garners a lot of attention, and as fungal infections seem to be growing less and less responsive to conventional treatments. Thankfully, there are some very effective herbs and other natural treatments for fungal infections. Here are some of them.Read More
The virus is a different creature than the bacteria. One big difference between them is that antibiotics have no effect on viruses. But a great thing that many people don’t know is that certain herbs do have antiviral action, and many of those helpful herbs are widely available. Here are some of them.Read More
Plants and herbs with antibiotic properties seem to elude the adaptation abilities of bacteria and so don’t seem to lead to the appearance of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. This has caused ever increasing interest in and research on herbs.
Antibiotic herbs have always been used in the home for minor infections and as antiseptics to prevent infection, and research continues to prove their efficacy.Read More
Gout is a very painful form of arthritis that is caused by an excess of uric acid build-up in the body. An excess of uric acid occurs when the kidneys are consistently overloaded and have a hard time eliminating the excess. As a result, these uric acid deposits can become crystallized and accumulate in between the joints, damaging them.
Those afflicted with gout often have uric acid deposits in their big toe joints. These uric acid deposits may appear as lumpy patches under the skin, and in the toes can make the wearing of shoes and even walking excruciatingly painful. Gout can be so debilitating that even a bedsheet draped over the foot can cause excruciating pain.