Joint pain is characterized by inflammation and a feeling of pain in joints such as the knees, elbows, and back. This happens because these joints are frequently subject to daily strain which causes them get swollen and cause us undesirable pain. While joint pain is not a very serious problem in the beginning, in many cases, it left untreated or ignored it could lead to serious health problems such as frozen shoulder, inability to climb up stairs etc. Home remedies for joint pain Medications and painkillers are commonly used to treat joint pain. But for long lasting relief it is best to turn to age-old home remedies. So here are six top home remedies to help ease joint pain and treat it once and for all! Epsom salt soak Fill a large bowl with warm water and add ½ cup of Epsom salt. Stir it around and submerge your sore joints in the liquid. If you are experiencing pain in a less convenient place to soak, such as your knees, you could take a bath with Epsom salts instead. To prepare the bath, fill a tub with warm water and add in 2 cups of Epsom salt. Soak in this bath for at … Continue reading 6 ways to ease joint pain at home →
Leg cramps A calcium deficiency along with low potassium levels may lead to leg cramps. Supplementing these minerals along with vitamin E may help us get rid of leg cramps. Insomnia Can sometimes be a result of hunger. A lot of dieters tend to eat less at dinnertime. Another likely cause of insomnia is exercising late in the night. It makes one feel active and disturbs the sleeping pattern. Taking vitamin B supplements late in the night may also lead to sleeplessness. The minerals calcium and magnesium are required to calm the nervous system and the muscles. A lot of women are prone to insomnia eight to ten days before their periods due to the low levels of calcium in their blood. Taking supplements of calcium and magnesium or drinking a hot glass of milk at bedtime will help. Bad breath People who skip meals or avoid in between meals for long durations are likely to develop this problem. Un-neutralized hydrochloric acid is the cause. Snack between meals on high fibre foods such as fruits, almonds, and whole-wheat crackers to prevent bad breath. Stretch marks A lot of people believe that rapid weight loss can give them stretch marks. Actually … Continue reading 5 problems owing to dieting disasters →
PCOD is a common health problem which causes an imbalance of hormones. Women who suffer from this disorder experience an imbalance in their hormones, unwanted alterations to their menstrual cycle, and pregnancy problems. While many turn to medications to treat PCOD, the best way to treat it is through natural home remedies. So here are 5 simple home remedies to effectively treat PCOD. Cinnamon Powder Add one teaspoon of cinnamon powder to a glass of hot water and stir well. Drink this drink daily. You can also include this spice into your diet by sprinkling cinnamon powder on your cereal, oatmeal, yogurt, smoothies, and other foods. Flaxseeds & Water Mix one or two tablespoons of freshly ground flaxseed powder in a glass of water. Drink it daily. Also include ground flaxseeds into your diet regularly by adding it to soups and salads. Soaked Fenugreek Soak three teaspoons of fenugreek seeds in water for six to eight hours. Take one teaspoon of the soaked seeds along with some honey in the morning on an empty stomach. Also, take one teaspoon of the seeds 10 minutes before lunch and one teaspoon 10 minutes before dinner. Continue this treatment daily. You can also include fenugreek seeds and leaves … Continue reading 5 simple home remedies for PCOD →
Here are a few important alcohol consumption guidelines that could be very useful for diabetics: Drinks low in sugar Select drinks that are lower in total alcohol and sugar content. If you use mixers in your drinks, choose ones that are sugar free, such as diet soft drinks, club soda, lime juice, or plain water. Avoid “sugary” mixed drinks, fruit juices, sweet wines, tonic water or cordials. Light beer and dry wines Light beer and dry wines are good choices as they have less alcohol and carbohydrates. If you are a social drinker, try a “virgin” Bloody Mary or mocktails made without alcohol in between glasses of red wine. Don’t drink on empty stomach Never drink on an empty stomach or after a rigorous workout. It is advisable to check your blood sugar before you go to sleep and eat a snack at bedtime to avoid a low blood sugar reaction while you sleep. Remember, there is a drinking limit Limit yourself to 1 drink if you’re a woman or 2 drinks if you are a man and remember to drink slowly, enjoying each sip. In any case, do not drink more than two glasses of alcohol in a day. … Continue reading Alcohol consumption guidelines for diabetics →
Obesity has now become one of the most common concerns for mankind. If not controlled at the right time, it may lead to a lot of other health issues which might pose a threat to your life. Diabetes It is often seen that people who are obese get affected by Type-II Diabetes. Obesity causes a person to become insulin resistance due to which sugar level rises and makes him further diabetic. Cholesterol When the fats found in your bloodstream go out of balance, it leads to high cholesterol. People who are obese are most likely to get affected with High Cholesterol. It can only be controlled through weight loss and by keeping a check on your diet. High Blood Pressure An obese person has an extra amount fat in the body. These fat tissues need excess oxygen and force the heart to pump more blood. The increased flow of the blood creates a pressure on the walls of the arteries that leads to an increase in blood pressure levels. To bring down the pressure level, it is important to control your weight and stay fit. Heart Disease Being obese, blocks the arteries and reduces the flow of blood to the … Continue reading 5 health issues related to obesity →
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