The advancement of technology has its drawbacks because man did not take the necessary steps to control its most prevalent negative effect - air pollution.Air pollution is a global problem.  It affects millions of people as it contaminates the...
High blood pressure or hypertension is a common problem especially among the the people who are 40 years old and beyond. It is characterized by abnormally high pressure of the blood that circulates in the body. It is most...
Free radicals are toxic by-products of the body's metabolic processes.  They can also be produced by other causes such as stress, pollution, constant exposure to toxic chemicals, radiation, eating smoked, deep fried and barbecued foods, and over exposure to...
Evening primrose oil is oil extracted from the seeds of the evening primrose, a flowering plant that belongs to the genus Oenothera.  It is native to North America and it bears yellow flowers with four-petals that open in the...
There are times when people, especially those who are physically and mentally stressed, get exhausted that they need more than rest to get back their lost energy.  Most of these people resort to pills to give them an artificial...
Wheatgrass refers to the grass of the young wheat plant.  It is considered as an herb because it has a lot of health benefits.  It is available in the market either as wheat juice or as powder concentrate.Many people...
Most people use herbal supplements because they are made from plants and they are believed to be 100 percent natural and free from harmful side effects.There are actually a lot of things that you need to know about herbal...
Headaches, tension headaches or even tension alone can cause a big discomfort which can ruin your day in an instant.  Headaches, especially the ones which are related to tension are very common.  It affects up to 78 percent of...
From a medical point of view, anxiety is a multisystem response felt by humans due to a perceived threat or danger.  Some forms of anxiety are caused by post traumatic syndrome, but a large portion of these are triggered...
Before cholesterol was discovered, people around the world were already using herbs as a means to cure diseases and to relieve pains and discomforts.Cholesterol is a compound present in animal cells and body fluids and it is classified into...