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How To Determine If Acupuncture Is The Weight Loss Solution For You?

How To Determine If Acupuncture Is The Weight Loss Solution For You?

You have gained some weight and can’t seem to take it off with diet and exercise. Or maybe you have lost all your weight except those last stubborn five pounds. You have heard about the latest in alternative medicine which is weight loss solutions through acupuncture. Chances are you know someone who has chosen acupuncture […]

Using Silver And Tea Tree Oil To Fight Infections

Using Silver And Tea Tree Oil To Fight Infections

Tea tree oil and silver (silver nitrate) are both known to be effective against common micro-organisms. Low concentrations of the two ingredients together have increased antimicrobial activity. The combination was tested against Staphylococcus aureus and Candida albicans, the yeast which causes thrush. Staph aureus is a common cause of infections and abscesses of the skin. […]

How To Use Homeopathy To Treat Depression And Anxiety?

How To Use Homeopathy To Treat Depression And Anxiety?

Homeopathy is a form of complementary and alternative medicine which contains few to no pharmacologically active ingredients. Essentially, Homeopathy is completely natural and organic herbal ingredients in most cases. Homeopaths or people who administer homeopathic remedies don’t just set out to treat the ailment. Homeopaths get a detailed account of the patient’s medical, psychological and […]

Alternative Remedies For Treating Allergies

Alternative Remedies For Treating Allergies

Many of us have allergies that are triggered by all manners of things; even something like the geographical or climatic zone that you live in. While it is not possible or practical to relocate to a different city simply because the one you live in frequently causes allergic sneezing fits, what one can do is […]

Boosting Your Immune System With Herbal Medicine

Boosting Your Immune System With Herbal Medicine

One of the best ways to avoid getting sick is to have a healthy immune system. In most healthy adults, the immune system works without any problem. Add in the pressures of every day life, however—stress, anxiety, poor nutrition, not enough exercise, not enough sleep, etc. and the immune system could use some help to […]

How To Understand The Various Types Of Alternative Medicine?

How To Understand The Various Types Of Alternative Medicine?

Alternative medicine has become a very popular and very accepted form of treatment. While alternative medicine is unproven to heal ailments and does not necessarily fall within the definition of conventional medicine, there are even doctors (Doctor of Osteopathy) who being in taking a holistic approach to many ailments and treatments. However understanding the complicated […]