These Plants Halt Hemochromatosis

These Plants Halt Hemochromatosis

Hemochromatosis is a genetic condition and is therefore often considered incurable. But a new study in the latest edition of the journal Metallomics reveals a natural ingredient found in many common vegetables that can drastically stop your body’s absorption of iron...
Vertigo Caused By This Hormones

Vertigo Caused By This Hormones

Vertigo is one of the most common complaints doctors receive and its occurrence increases with age. A new study in the Journal of International Medical Research explains that a lack of specific hormones is to blame for this increase. The good news is that it’s easy to...
A Hidden Way to Prevent Hearth Attack

A Hidden Way to Prevent Hearth Attack

The American Heart Association’s most straightforward and accurate test of heart health and cardiovascular disease risk is called the Life’s Simple 7 (or LS7). The LS7 tests for the effects of smoking, diet, physical activity, body mass index, blood pressure, total...
These Plants Heal Neuropathy

These Plants Heal Neuropathy

Neuropathy is a progressive disease with no cure provided by the traditional medical system. But a new study in the American Journal of Translational Research reveals that two plants can drastically improve, if not heal, neuropathy. Baicalin is a flavonoid derived...
Automatically Lower Blood Pressure The Natural Way

Automatically Lower Blood Pressure The Natural Way

One of the main problems with high blood pressure is that scientists have very little idea about what really causes it. They can point to diet, lifestyle, and genetic causes. But the fact is, in over 70 percent of cases, health-care professionals have to admit they...
This Fruit Cures Hemorrhoids

This Fruit Cures Hemorrhoids

Hemorrhoids can be tough to get rid of and, even if you do, the likelihood is high that they’ll reappear. But in an article that has just come out in the Journal of Comparative Effectiveness Research, scientists propose that an ingredient found in a specific type of...
Parkinson’s Is Caused By This Environmental Factor

Parkinson’s Is Caused By This Environmental Factor

The traditional medical system generally blames genetics almost 100 percent for the onset of Parkinson’s. But the journal JAMA Neurology has just published a study that proves that a specific environmental factor is just as much — or even more — to blame. Which means...
Osteoporosis And Hearing Loss–A Strange Connection

Osteoporosis And Hearing Loss–A Strange Connection

If you suffer with osteoporosis, you’re probably most concerned about broken bones. But according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, you should be even more concerned about hearing loss. The scientists from the Brigham and...
How Chronic Kidney Disease Destroys Your Brain

How Chronic Kidney Disease Destroys Your Brain

We’ve known for some time that chronic kidney disease (CKD) is associated with hypertension and other heart problems, anemia (deficiency of red blood cells), systemic inflammation, and oxidative stress. But the effect of CKD on the brain hasn’t been studied a lot till...
Hypothyroidism And Obesity: Which Causes Which?

Hypothyroidism And Obesity: Which Causes Which?

It has become general knowledge that hypothyroidism causes obesity. But many researchers have recently tried to investigate whether the relationship could work the other way around, with obesity actually causing hypothyroidism. The latest contribution to this field is...