Alternative therapies

Here you can find topics on alternative treatments for different specific diseases and condtions.

Artichoke

Posted on 26 September, 2020 in Alternative therapies, Herbal Remedies, News

The artichoke is a perennial plant with purple flowers. Although the artichoke is regarded as a vegetable, the edible portion of the plant is actually the unopened flower bud. Artichoke…

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Apricot seed

Posted on 26 September, 2020 in Alternative therapies, News, Vitamins

Apricot seed is the small kernel enclosed within the wood–like pit at the center of the apricot fruit. The apricot tree carries the botanical name Prunus armeniaca. It is a…

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Ginger

Posted on 22 September, 2020 in Alternative therapies, News, Nutritional facts

Ginger (Zingiber officinale) belongs to the Zingiberaceae plant family, which also includes turmeric and cardamom. Ginger comes from the Sanskrit word ‘‘hornroot.’’ It grows in Jamaica, India, Haiti, Hawaii, and…

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Juice therapies

Posted on 18 September, 2020 in Alternative therapies, News, Nutrition

Juice therapy involves the consumption of the juice of raw fruit or vegetables. A person may drink juice preventively to stay healthy, to treat a medical condition such as cancer,…

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Detoxification

Posted on 13 September, 2020 in Alternative therapies, General Diets, General Tips

Detoxification is one of the more widely used treatments and concepts in alternative medicine. It is based on the principle that illnesses can be caused by the accumulation of toxic…

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Herbal remedies for itching skin

Posted on 11 September, 2020 in Alternative therapies, Herbal Remedies, News

Itching can simply be described as a surface sensation in the skin, perhaps occurring at the border between the epidermis and the dermis. Histamine is a chemical substance secreted by…

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