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Does Apple Juice Cleanse the Kidneys?

Does Apple Juice Cleanse the Kidneys?

2017-06-22 11:06:02 0 Comments 0 views Food and Drink category

Cleansing and detoxing are two pet fads of alternative medicine adherents and diet hobbyists, but neither has any basis in science. Forcibly cleansing the kidneys through drinking apple juice or ingesting anything else is simply not possible. There are benefits to drinking apple juice, because it is high in vitamin

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Advantages & Disadvantages of Acupuncture

Advantages & Disadvantages of Acupuncture

2017-06-22 10:02:01 0 Comments 0 views Health category

In the United States, acupuncture is an integral part of complementary and alternative medicine, incorporating techniques from Chinese, Japanese and Korean traditions. Some Westerners are skeptical of the practice, while others swear by it, reporting a plethora of beneficial effects. When properly performed, acupuncture is a safe practice; however, inform

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Physical Therapy for Inguinal Ligament Strain

Physical Therapy for Inguinal Ligament Strain

2017-06-21 09:50:01 0 Comments 4 views Health category

The inguinal ligament is a tough fibrous band that supports the groin region and helps to prevent the intestines from protruding into the groin. An injury to the inguinal ligament is called a strain and is most commonly experienced by people who participate in certain sports: ice hockey, fencing, cross-country

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What Is Senna Pod?

What Is Senna Pod?

2017-06-19 01:36:01 0 Comments 6 views Health category

Senna pods are the seed pods of the senna plant. Herbalists and natural doctors recommend senna pod supplements to treat mild cases of constipation. You should, however, take precautions when you use any laxative to treat constipation, including senna pods. Speak with a medical professional prior to consuming any laxative,

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Ginger Ale & Heart Palpitations

Ginger Ale & Heart Palpitations

2017-06-18 19:06:01 0 Comments 7 views Food and Drink category

While it may only last a few seconds, the sudden pounding or rapid heartbeat characteristic of heart palpitations can be a concern. Often harmless, the condition has little risk of long-term complications. In rare cases, heart palpitations may be a sign of an irregular heart rhythm, a serious medical condition

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Alternative Medicine for Insomnia

Alternative Medicine for Insomnia

2017-06-16 11:04:01 0 Comments 6 views Diseases and Conditions category

Scientific trials have demonstrated strong efficacy of behaviorally based therapies for the primary treatment of insomnia. The most widely practiced and best-studied behavioral approach to insomnia is cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT-I), which uses a multipronged program of awareness promoting exercises and techniques to identify the underlying causes of insomnia and

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Alternative Medicine for Depression

Alternative Medicine for Depression

2017-06-15 15:56:02 0 Comments 8 views Diseases and Conditions category

Several complementary and alternative treatments have been used for depression. Two of these, acupuncture and mindfulness, are discussed here. Although mindfulness is discussed in this section, one mindfulness intervention " mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) " has been studied extensively and is generally considered to be a mainstream treatment for depression. Acupuncture Acupuncture

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Herbal Remedies for a Bile Duct Blockage

Herbal Remedies for a Bile Duct Blockage

2017-06-10 08:08:01 0 Comments 5 views Health category

The bile ducts carry digestive fluid manufactured in the liver to the gallbladder for storage until needed to break down fats in the small intestine. If the ducts become blocked, bile builds up in the liver and causes jaundice. Various things can cause a bile duct blockage, such as gallstones,

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Can Eating Too Much Fennel Seed Be Harmful?

Can Eating Too Much Fennel Seed Be Harmful?

2017-06-09 05:48:01 0 Comments 3 views Food and Drink category

Fennel seeds are used in cooking to add flavor to foods, including sausages and fish dishes. Some people also chew the seeds after meals to help with digestion and limit gas. While the small amounts typically used in food are considered safe, using medicinal amounts of fennel seeds isn't safe

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Can You Take L-Tyrosine and Caffeine Together?

Can You Take L-Tyrosine and Caffeine Together?

2017-06-08 08:52:01 0 Comments 6 views Food and Drink category

More than 50 percent of adults in the United States use some form of dietary supplement, according to the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Amino acids are considered dietary supplements. L-tyrosine is an animo acid, often taken as a supplement to help manage stress and improve athletic performance.

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