If you struggle with a sweet tooth, you may have heard of the sugar-buster herb, gymnema sylvestre. This fascinating herb contains gymnemic acids which, when placed directly on your tongue, actually fill the sugar receptors in your taste buds, blocking your ability to taste sweetness.
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Gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, is commonly known as heartburn. GERD symptoms include a sharp, burning feeling in your chest that occurs when acidic contents of the stomach reflux (flow backward) into the esophagus. This happens when the lower esophageal sphincter (the valve separating the lower end of the esophagus
The most common heartburn and reflux medications come with a heavy cost: omeprazole side effects include a doubled risk of dying from a heart attack or stroke.
Your digestive system can experience a myriad of ill effects: stomachache, ulcer, bloated stomach, constipation. But what is GERD, or gastroesophageal reflux disease?
If you have regular bouts of GERD symptoms, also known as “heartburn”—that sharp, burning sensation in the chest—do not necessarily dismiss them as something you ate. You may
It’s a vicious cycle, really: Arthritis sufferers need a full night’s rest to help reduce their pain and fatigue, but those very symptoms can disrupt sleep rhythms. If that wasn’t enough, research has shown that sleep deprivation can lower one’s threshold for pain, making existing discomfort feel even worse.
The older you get, the more likely you are to experience aching, sore muscles and fatigue after exercise. While good nutrition and hydration, along with a consistent exercise routine, can help to prevent some of this, supplementation with certain natural compounds can make a significant difference.
There are excellent herbal formulas that provide allergy and asthma relief. In this article, Dr. Paul Tsui discusses the natural remedies for cedar allergies, homeopathic options for natural allergy relief, supplements for asthma, and more.