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How to Stop Attacking Yourself: 9 Steps to Heal Autoimmune Disease.

How to Stop Attacking Yourself: 9 Steps to Heal Autoimmune Disease.
Editor’s Note: This website is not designed to, and should not be construed to, provide medical advice, professional diagnosis, opinion or treatment to you or any other individual, and is not intended as a substitute for medical or professional care and treatment. For serious. Inflammation is a “hot” topic in medicine. It appears connected to almost every known chronic disease—from heart disease to cancer, diabetes to obesity, autism to dementia, and even depression. Other inflammatory diseases such as allergies, asthma, arthritis, and autoimmune disease are increasing at dramatic rates. As physicians we are trained to shut off inflammation with aspirin, anti-inflammatory medication such as Advil or Motrin, steroids, and increasingly more powerful immune suppressing medication with serious side effects. But we are not trained to find and treat the underlying causes of inflammation in chronic disease. If you want to cool off inflammation in the body, you must find the source. “Nope.” “Gone.”

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How to Clean Your Liver with 5 Natural Liver-Cleansing Tips Your liver is like the maid of your body, cleaning up all the toxins you put into it, and therefore keeping all internal systems running smoothly. The modern diet, environmental pollutants, and our increasing dependence on toxic personal care products have put our livers on serious overtime. For this reason, it’s important to know how to clean your liver thoroughly and effectively – oh, and naturally. Your liver works to cleanse the blood and remove toxic substances that we’ve eaten, inhaled, or rubbed on our bodies. When it is overworked—as it is in many modern adults—or when you are under a significant amount of physical or even mental stress, your liver can struggle to keep up. How to Safely Make Chlorine Dioxide at Home with MMS and Citric Acid Introduction There are many articles on this website, and other websites, on the use of MMS, Miracle Mineral Supplement, activated sodium chlorite and/or chlorine dioxide. This article was written because when changes occur in the general use of chlorine dioxide it is difficult to change many web pages.

How sugar affects the brain - Nicole Avena Dr. Avena’s website has links to new research and articles about the effects of sugar on the brain and behavior, and how this can influence body weight.Want to learn more about the adverse effects of sugar? Read Food Junkie, Dr. Avena’s blog on Psychology Today. Here is one post that is particularly relevant: Sugar Cravings: How sugar cravings sabotage your health, hormone balance & weight loss, by Dr. Nicole Avena and Dr.

New treatment can stop tumours from asbestos in up to 3 out of 4 cases One of the most chilling facts about asbestos is that harmful exposure to the dangerous substance can take decades to reveal itself, at which point conventional cancer treatments such as chemotherapy offer little hope to terminal patients. However, a new treatment developed by scientists at the University of Technology, Sydney in Australia has been shown to arrest the development of mesothelioma tumours, the cancer caused by asbestos exposure, in 60–80 percent of cases. Mesothelioma is an aggressive, incurable cancer that occurs after asbestos fibres become lodged in our lungs. The disease can take 20–50 years to present itself, at which point most patients sadly don’t have very long to live. The average lifespan after a diagnosis of mesothelioma is nine months, with chemotherapy only giving patients an extra three months in most cases.

The Spirits of the Points: The Gall Bladder Official By Neil Gumenick, MAc (UK), LAc, Dipl. Ac The Gall Bladder is known as The Official of Decision Making and Judgment. In any given day, this Official makes countless decisions – conscious and unconscious, which influence every aspect of our being. From deciding whether to eat or shower first, to the internal mechanisms of clotting blood after a shaving cut, to intricate cellular exchanges, to deciding how we'll present our ideas and thoughts in a logical fashion, to allowing everything to be at the right place at the right time, this Official is at work constantly. Scientists Officially Link Processed Foods To Autoimmune Disease The modern diet of processed foods, takeaways and microwave meals could be to blame for a sharp increase in autoimmune diseases such as multiple sclerosis, including alopecia, asthma and eczema. A team of scientists from Yale University in the U.S and the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, in Germany, say junk food diets could be partly to blame. 'This study is the first to indicate that excess refined and processed salt may be one of the environmental factors driving the increased incidence of autoimmune diseases,' they said. Junk foods at fast food restaurants as well as processed foods at grocery retailers represent the largest sources of sodium intake from refined salts. The Canadian Medical Association Journal sent out an international team of researchers to compare the salt content of 2,124 items from fast food establishments such as Burger King, Domino's Pizza, Kentucky Fried Chicken, McDonald's, Pizza Hut and Subway. How Refined Salt Causes Autoimmune Disease

3 Natural H. Pylori 'Cures' That Are Clinically Proven H. pylori infection is often treated with three drugs simultaneously, but not everyone responds favorably. Thankfully there are clinically confirmed natural, food-based alternatives. Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is a bacteria estimated to be found in the body of two-thirds of the world's population naturally, and usually does not cause symptoms. But in some cases it can be found as a contributing factor in ulcers, and may even drive some forms of gastric cancer. Modern treatment for H. pylori infection focuses on total eradication using so-called "triple therapy," which includes two antibiotics and an acid-blocker. Treatment of this kind, however, often results in antibiotic-associated imbalances in the gut flora, as well as driving antibiotic-resistant strains of H. pylori which can cause more serious forms of recurrence.

What Fingernail Abnormalities Say About Your Health Did you know that your fingernails can provide clues to your overall health? Normal, healthy nails should appear smooth and have consistent coloring, but as you age, you may develop vertical ridges, or your nails may be a bit more brittle. This is harmless and nothing to worry about. If you notice spots due to injury on your nails, this should grow out with the nail and not turn into a big deal. Abnormalities that occur on the nails may warrant a closer look. These oddities such as spots, discoloration, and nail separation can be the telltale sign of viral warts, infections, and some medications, such as those used for chemotherapy.

Traditional Herbs of China Ginkgo Biloba Ajwain Seed * Aloe * Andrographis * Angelica * Arjuna * Asafoetida * Ashwagandha * Asparagus (Satavari) * Bacopa * Club Moss (Wolf's Claw) * Codonopsis (Dang Shen) * Coptis (Huang Lian) * Corydalis (Yan Hu So) * Datura * Dong Quai (Dang-gui) * Eleuthero (Wu Jia Shen Jing) * Epimedium (yin yang huo) * Fo-Ti Root (He-shou-wu) * Forsythia (Lian Qiao) * Gentian * Ginger Root (Luyang Dilaw) * Forsythia (Lian Qiao) * Ginkgo biloba * Ginseng (Ren-shen) * Goji Berries * Honeysuckle ( jin yin hua) * Jasmine * Jiaogulan * Kudzu * Licorice Root (Gan-cao) * Maitake mushroom * Motherwort * Oolong Tea * Mandarin Orange * Rehmannia root (Shu Di Huang) * Reishi Mushroom (Ling-zhi) * Rhodiola * Schisandra (wu-wei-zi) * Skullcap * Snakeroot * Solomon's Seal Tea * Turkey Rhubarb * White Peony (Bai Shao Yao)* Yarrow History In China, traditional medicine is a integral part of the culture going back at least 5,000 years. Ginkgo Biloba

Try these four incredible natural treatments for chronic inflammation (NaturalNews) The more progressive side of modern medicine is quickly learning that the root cause of many contemporary illnesses is none other than chronic inflammation, a lingering immune response caused by poor diet and other factors that, if left unchecked, can damage a number of important systems throughout the body. Your endocrine (hormone), central, immune, digestive, cardiovascular, and respiratory systems, to name the most common, are all threatened by chronic inflammation, which ultimately has the potential to manifest itself as literally hundreds of different diseases. "Researchers are linking inflammation to an ever-wider array of chronic illnesses," wrote Newsweek reporter Anne Underwood in a 2005 piece on the growing inflammation-disease link. "Suddenly medical puzzles seem to be fitting together, such as why hypertension puts patients at increased risk of Alzheimer's, or why rheumatoid arthritis sufferers have higher rates of sudden cardiac death.

Pineapple Enzyme Kills Cancer Without Killing You Could an extract of pineapple fruit be both safer and more effective than a blockbuster chemotherapy agent? Every once in a while a study pops up on the National Library of Medicine's bibliographic citation database known as MEDLINE that not only confirms the therapeutic relevance of natural substances in cancer treatment, but blows the conventional approach out of the water. Published in 2007 in the journal Planta Medica, researchers found that an enzyme extracted from pineapple stems known as bromelain was superior to the chemo-agent 5-fluorauracil in treating cancer in the animal model. The researchers stated:

11 Health Warnings Your Fingernails May Be Sending You may not look very often at your fingernails, but did you know that your fingernails can tell you a lot about your health? Did you know there are hundreds of medical conditions and diseases that may cause nail changes? Your nails can show the history of recent health and physiological problems, and has been used as a diagnostic tool since ancient times. Sometimes it might be a fungal infection or injury, but your fingernails can sometimes indicate a more serious underlying problem, such as problem in the liver, lungs or heart. When the nails are healthy, they have a pink color and the moons near the nail base are light pink to white color.

The Future of Health NowThis Little Weed is one of the Most Useful Medicines on the Planet You’ve stepped on it, ignored it, and tried to eradicate it from your lawn. However, this innocuous little weed is one of the most useful medicines on the planet, just begging to be harvested. There are two major types of plantain in BC, Canada: Lance and Broadleaf.