It surprises most people to know that many of the common illnesses people suffer from are totally preventable. Making sure that you are in the best shape possible should not be too hard. The fact of the matter is that it usually comes down to our lifestyle choices. This includes everything from your diet to your sleeping habits. Everything that you do has an effect on your health.
- Compounds from traditional Chinese medicine effectively treat ulcerative colitis(Natural News) The last few years have seen an uptick in cases of ulcerative colitis, a chronic inflammatory disease that affects the large intestine. In a recent study published in the Chinese Journal of Natural Medicines, researchers from the Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine identified compounds from traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) that effectively treat ulcerative colitis.... […]
- Having surgery? Take your probiotics: Research reveals gut health can impact the risk of post-surgical complications(Natural News) There’s no doubt about it: Surgery is scary. Anyone who knows they will be going under the surgeon’s knife in the near future likely has concerns, and with good reason. Post-operative complications like blood loss, nerve damage and infection are actually quite common. One of the most dangerous – and even life-threatening – of... […]
- Light pollution affecting two-thirds of key wildlife areas, altering the natural cycles of plants and animals(Natural News) Light is generally considered to be a good thing, and with good reason: Life could not exist without it. Almost all energy used by the multitude of life forms is derived from the sun. Light is necessary for photosynthesis in plants and algae, and without it, the entire planet would be cold, dark... […]