Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)

A Public Health Crisis With more than 200 million people around the world deemed to be infected with the Hepatitis C Virus, (HCV) it is one of the greatest public health epidemics of our time. Because symptoms often do not become apparent for many years after initial infection, HCV has been dubbed as a ‘silent epidemic. It […]

Garlic Cuts the Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke

Could Something So Simple Make Such a Difference? While some people are concerned about it’s aroma, others don’t care and can’t get enough garlic because it adds real flavour to so many dishes. Apart from its use in cuisines the world over, garlic is a real medicine, with real health benefits, documented to have 57 pharmacological effects […]

Just Been Diagnosed with Cancer?

Choosing your treatment A cancer diagnosis usually comes with a sense of urgency, confusion, medical advice, and lots of people telling you lots of different things. It’s a stressful time when no one has all the answers for you. Piece by piece, you start paving your way to a treatment plan. Traditional treatment of chemotherapy, radiation and surgery comes with knowing […]

Dietary Approaches for ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)

Try some of these Every kid wants to feel happy and enjoy their day, so if they’re constantly out of sorts, there is sure to be a good reason for it. With most ADHD kids, their ADHD is not ‘them’. If there is no obvious reason why a child is hyperactive, can’t learn, continually misbehaves with all the best […]

Thyroid Problems?

Simple treatment you can start right now If you are suffering from weight gain, hair loss, exhaustion, depression, mental fog, constipation fibromyalgia and even heart disease, you may have a thyroid condition. Thyroid problems can be hard to diagnose initially, because routine thyroid function blood testing does not always reveal abnormal thyroid hormones until your symptoms are well established. It […]

A CAUSE OF FIBROMYALGIA?

– The Thyroid Link You complain to your doctor that you suffer from chronic widespread pain and abnormal tenderness. After much testing and no improvement from treatment, you are “fibromyalgia” for which there is no known cause or effective treatment. You try various treatments, which may include antidepressants, and painkillers. Helpful therapies are massage, chiropractic care and nutritional supplements, but […]

Childhood Epilepsy

A treatment that has helped many children improve and recover from epilepsy It is heartbreaking and terrifying to have your child diagnosed with epilepsy. You may have been told by your neurologist that there is no cure for epilepsy and that drugs and surgery are the way to treat it. If you want to take […]

Healing Motor Neurone Disease – Really?

Motor Neurone Disease (MND) Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) Lou Gehrig’s Disease The vast majority of people and health professionals believe that MND is incurable, there’s nothing you can do to help it and you die from it within a few years of diagnosis. Sadly, many do. No one wants to be given false hope when […]

The Rise and Rise of Diabetes Type 1

Until recently, Type 1 diabetes has not been attributed to diet and lifestyle factors, but along with Type 2 diabetes, its incidence is rising at an alarming rate. One reason for this is becoming clear. Poor diet and lack of exercise are known to be major factors in causing the epidemic of Type 2 diabetes […]

Manage Changeable Moods With Foods

It could make the difference Quite literally, changing your diet can change your mood. t’s fairly well known now that diet affects mood, and junk food can be the cause of depression, particularly in teenagers. Anyone who has lost weight after changing their diet, will have noticed a mood boost, which adds to the satisfaction […]