The fruit of the aidan tree from African medicine shows promise as a natural treatment for gout

(Natural News) People from the lowland forests of tropical Africa use the dried fruit of the aidan tree (Tetrapleura tetraptera) as a spice. In traditional medicine, they also utilize different parts of the tree for treating various diseases. A study published in the journal Food Science and Human Wellness suggests using the fruit as a functional food for preventing [...]

15 October 2019

United Nations now targeting free speech on a global scale, under the banner of fighting “hate speech”

(Natural News) To most Americans, the United Nations is an innocuous organization that serves as a global forum for countries to work out their differences while providing services like disaster relief, peacekeeping, health care, and others. In reality, the U.N. is primarily staffed by representatives from authoritarian regimes and elitists who seek to transform the organization in [...]

15 October 2019

A 10-minute massage is all you need to help regulate blood pressure, heart rate

(Natural News) A study from the University of British Columbia in Canada suggested the potential benefits of head massage therapy to heart health. These benefits include decreased heart rate and It was published in the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine.  What is massage therapy? Massage is the process of pressing, rubbing, and manipulating [...]

15 October 2019

Drug-free options for dysmenorrhea relief include reflexology and connective tissue manipulation

(Natural News) Primary dysmenorrhea is the medical term for common menstrual cramps. This type of dysmenorrhea is associated with recurrent pain but is not due to any health condition. According to statistics, primary dysmenorrhea is prevalent among females around the world. About 90 percent of adolescent girls suffer from primary dysmenorrhea, while about 50 percent of adult women [...]

15 October 2019

20 Best foods for your daily vitamin C

(Natural News) Vitamin C, also called ascorbic acid, has a crucial role in many of the body’s daily functions. But the body does not make vitamin C on its own. You will have to consume it from food, such as fruits and vegetables. Learn more about the health benefits of vitamin C and the 20 best foods to get it from below. (h/t to MedicalNewsToday.com) Why do you need vitamin C [...]

15 October 2019

Researchers discover the digestive benefits of dragon fruit powder

(Natural News) Dragon fruit (Hylocereus undatus), also known as pitaya, is an exotic-looking fruit with bright pink scaly outer skin and a white or red flesh speckled with black seeds. Looking beyond its physical appearance, dragon fruit tastes sweet and is extremely refreshing. What’s more, dragon fruit offers potential digestive health benefits, including a laxative effect. Researc [...]

15 October 2019

Secrets to Ageing Gracefully As Opposed to Dying Miserably

Allopathic medicine, also known as modern medicine, is a system in which medical doctors and other healthcare professionals treat symptoms and diseases using drugs, radiation or surgery.Since this system became popular, humans have tried to bury natural cures, traditional medicine, massage therapy, acupuncture, and the entire chiropractic industry, while disregarding the fact that natural cur [...]

11 October 2019

The Dirty Truth About Hand Sanitizer

Are you one of those people who keeps sanitizer on hand at all times? If not, you probably know someone who does — that always-prepared type of person who keeps a travel-sized bottle in their desk drawer, purse, car, gym bag — and the list goes on. You may think you’re keeping yourself healthy and beating germs to the punch when you use hand sanitizer but, unfortunately, ther [...]

30 September 2019

Are You Deficient in Vitamin D?

Vitamin D is synthesized in skin when it's exposed to UVB rays from the sun, and too much sunscreen will do more than just work effectively to block the sunlight; it also will cause a lack of vitamin D synthesis in skin. Those who apply sunscreen generously and always wear hats and SPF-protected clothing when in the sun will have a higher probability of vitamin D insufficiency, the rep [...]

30 September 2019

Watch what you eat: Study reveals that post-menopausal women who eat a Western diet increase their risk of breast cancer

(Natural News) A person’s diet plays a huge role in determining their overall health. Multiple studies have shown how a diet influences many physiological functions, including immune function, which the body relies on for protection against diseases. For instance, a diet rich in fiber and plant-based foods brings longevity and keeps the body in tip-top shape. H [...]

30 September 2019

In the past, nearsightedness wasn’t a thing – then technology happened

(Natural News) Have you ever wondered how people with myopia (nearsightedness) lived before eyeglasses were invented? Experts noted that instead of treating the condition as a disability of sorts, people with myopia were valued because of their contributions to the arts, such as illustrating manuscripts. What is myopia? Myopia occurs when a person’s eyeballs are too long. If yo [...]

30 September 2019

An uptick in rickets among children is warning of vitamin D deficiency

(Natural News) Rickets is a skeletal disorder caused by a deficiency of calcium, phosphate, and vitamin D — nutrients needed for the formation of healthy bones. As a result, children who suffer from rickets tend to have weak bones, abnormal growth, and problems with their skeletal structure. Recently, a rise in the number of rickets cases, especially among children from low-i [...]

30 September 2019

CLIMATE CLOWN: Pete Buttigieg claims that carbon dioxide is a “sin” and God would oppose it

(Natural News) If you’ve been watching the Democratic “debates” recently, you probably know that most of the subject matter seems to center around climate change and what the 2020 presidential hopefuls plan to do to stop it. And Pete Buttigieg’s solution, in case you missed it, is to announce all across the heartland that carbon dioxide (CO2) is a “sin” in the hopes that con [...]

30 September 2019

Are you poisoning yourself with conventional deodorants?

(Natural News) Sweating is a perfectly natural process that your body needs to do on a regular basis in order to stay healthy. It helps to regulate your body temperature and allows your skin to expel harmful toxins from your body. The only downside to this is that bacteria tend to thrive in the sweaty areas of your skin. Sweat or perspiration does not have any smell on its [...]

22 September 2019

Discover natural agents for disrupting bacterial biofilm

(Natural News) Bacteria represent just one part of a large and thriving community of microorganisms that the human body plays host to. These microbes can be found in different parts, including the skin, the oral cavity, and most notably, the gut. While bacteria, together with other microbes, contribute to the maintenance of good health, certain factors, such as an imbalance in compo [...]

22 September 2019

Children exposed to pesticides have increased risk of autism

(Natural News) In the biggest epidemiological study to date on the link between pesticide exposure and autism, researchers have discovered that children who are exposed to pesticides both in the womb and in their early years have a higher chance of developing the condition. The increased risk in question is not a small one. In fact, pregnant women who lived within just 1.2 miles of a [...]

08 August 2019

You don’t need an outdoor garden for these 6 vegetables

(Natural News) If you want to start a home garden but you live in an apartment – don’t despair. By being creative and resourceful, you can grow nutrient-rich veggies like carrots and kale indoors. Keep these tips in mind before you start planting your vegetables. (h/t to UKSurvivalGuides.com) Use the right pots. To grow well, indoor plants need well-draining soi [...]

08 August 2019

Reasons to eat chia seeds, the fiber-rich superfood

(Natural News) Chia seeds are popular among health buffs for a reason. This superfood is tiny but packed with many vitamins and minerals. Eating chia seeds can also boost your heart health. The nutrient profile of chia seeds Chia seeds refer to the tiny black seeds of the plant Salvia hispanica, which is related to mint. In ancient times, Aztecs and Mayans prized chia seeds for the same r [...]

08 August 2019

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