5 Potential Dangers from Weight Loss Drugs and Diet Supplements

It seems there’s a perpetually booming market for drugs and supplements that claim to help people lose weight. Although some of them, such as Belviq, Qsymia and Alli, are approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), there are numerous other over-the-counter options from pharmacies and health food stores. Whether a person takes a prescription […]

GM diet program – General motors fast weight loss plan

As the title states, this article is going to focus on a really effective diet that has considerable results in a mere 7 days of following it. Many people have admitted the results to be amazing even though it is a fairly new diet in town. What is the GM diet?   The diet was […]

Coffee: The Renaissance Drink

Coffee is addictive, putting itself on a list of increasingly scolded products that consumers love but shouldn’t have so much of.  But that reputation is more the fault of other, more caffeinated products whose effects combined with sugar and possibly other stimulant drugs can be overload for a lot of people: “A learned taste for […]

Healthy Soda? 7 Strange but Real Ways Soft Drinks are Getting Better

Soda has an interesting history.  Before it became the bane of healthy beverages, its origins were in the American pharmacies in the late 19th century.  It was an amalgamation of pharmacists that experimented with different, exotic ingredients to create cure-all, feel-good drinks.  It was the combination of the coca leaf and the cola bean that […]

Can Nutmeg Help with Arthritis?

Nutmeg is counted among the several natural remedies, or ingredients to remedies, for pain and anti-arthritic relief. Nutmeg Oil can be used not just as an ingredient in foods or drinks that will alleviate symptoms of arthritis, but can be applied directly on the inflamed muscles to relax the given joint or tendon. Nutmeg oil […]

The Diet for Treating Back Pain

You’ve got to be thinking to yourself: what’s different about the back’s reaction to my diet than any other tendon, muscle or limb on my body? The answer is that the back might be the first affected by either the wrong diet choices or just simple lack of eating. Your back muscles are going even […]

Is Ginger an Enemy of Arthritis?

This is part of a series of herbal remedies for arthritis; check out last week’s article on cinnamon’s anti-inflammatory and anti-arthritic properties. It’s not a phenomenon of modern medicine that a number of household spices and sweets are being used to fight inflammation and arthritis.  Like cinnamon, ginger is a spice that’s been used for […]

Can Cinnamon fight off Arthritis?

Effects on Alzheimer’s and Inflammation Besides the evidence from a June 2011 report from Tel Aviv University about its effect warding off neurological diseases like Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s, it reduces pain linked to arthritis: The research team at Tel Aviv University tested CEppt on mice that were raised with five aggressive strains of Alzheimer’s-inducing genes.  When given […]