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Herbal Remedies for Some Common Everyday Ailments

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Some of us suffer from common, everyday ailments that can be treated effectively by herbal remedies rather than an expensive trip to the doctor and resulting prescriptions. Specific herbs can be made into healing salves, tonics and teas not only to relieve irritating symptoms that accompany these ailments, but also to cure them. Herbal remedies have innate benefits that can work for a variety of common ailments from acne to warts. Below are some herbal treatments for […]

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Natural Ways to Get Rid of Headache Pain

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            Headache pain can be a precursor to something more serious happening in your body – but most headaches are not life-threatening and are caused by temporary maladies such as allergies, stress, tension or diet. Migraine headaches are in a different classification, but some natural remedies can be helpful in alleviating the intense pain.             Over 45 million Americans have headaches that make them reach for over-the-counter medications. Many times these analgesic products can have side effects […]

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Foods That Are Good for Your Mind

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            There are “feel good” foods that are exceptionally good for your mind and your body.Whether you’re a college student facing finals week or a senior citizen concerned about memory loss and lack of concentration, you’ll benefit from knowing which foods to eat that will give you a memory boost.             Foods that are good for your mind usually contain “tryptophan,” a chemical that controls the all-important […]

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How Acupuncture Has Been Used for Pain Management

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People who suffer from chronic pain can sometimes benefit from the ancient practice of acupuncture. The Chinese have used this form of treatment for centuries, but western medicine is just getting around to recognizing it as a viable tool to treat pain. Rather than treating pain with mind-altering drugs, results have shown that the techniques used in acupuncture have a higher degree of success when administered properly. It works by targeting certain trigger points of pain. By […]

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