Posts Tagged ‘ginger’

Health Benefits Of Ginger

October 30th, 2010

HEALTH BENEFITS OF GINGER Ginger is one of the most popular of the culinary spices. It is an extremely versatile spice, with uses in recipes which range from a curry ingredient of the East to gingernut biscuits in the West. GINGER ROOTS are also valued for their many and variousl medicinal uses and are materia medica of the Ayurvedic science of health. Ginger root is related to the spices cardamom and turmeric and has similar health benefits as these two spices.However, ginger has to be the most popular of the spices because of its wide ranging uses. THE USE OF GINGER ROOT in ...

Help Prevent Kidney Stones

October 18th, 2010

Causes of Kidney Stones: 'How To Stay Out Of The Doctor's Office', written by Dr Wagner and Sylvia Goldfarb,  lists three types of kidney stones: 1) The type which is formed from too much oxalic acid in the urine is the most common type. According to Dr Wagner and Sylvia Goldfarb who wrote this book, oxalic acid is found in silver beet, spinach, chard, kale, rhubarb, tea, nuts, and dairy products. Lack of Vitamin B 6 can cause the body to build up oxalic acid. 2) Stones can be formed from uric acid. 3) Stones can be formed from excess cystine: This type of ...

Vitamin C and Colds

August 11th, 2010

Vitamin C :  Colds Does  Vitamin C work as a treatment for the common cold? Research done thus far suggests that Vitamin C, as an additional supplement to the diet,  does not work on its own as a prophylactic for the common cold in most cases. However, in groups of people who were tested as for the efficacy of vitamin C in treating the common cold, it was found that Vitamin C did actually work to reduce the expected duration of the common cold.  Dr Holt and Iona MacDonald have an essay entitled 'Vitamin C and the common cold' which you can find ...

Varicose Veins Treatments

July 9th, 2010

Techniques which improve the circulation are  the most important of Varicose Veins Treatments. You can look at merrilyn's posts  entitled 'Causes of Varicose Veins' and 'Yoga for Varicose Veins' for more information on how to improve the condition of varicose veins. Here are some more ideas for varicose veins treatments which have not been covered fully in the other posts. Hydrotherapy: The Foot Bath:  The simple foot bath can be done at home at any time to help relieve aching varicose veins.  The foot bath on its own will  improve the circulation, and help to reduce swelling and pain, but we can enhance ...
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