8 home remedies for varicose veins

Varicose veins are uncomfortable, enlarged veins that appear for a number of different reasons including pregnancy and family history. Having surgery to correct these veins is not something that people want to immediately jump to. By implementing the 8 home remedies below, you may be able to take control of your varicose veins and alleviate […]

The surprising link between gum disease and rheumatoid arthritis — and home remedies for both

Earth Clinic reports a recently published study from Johns Hopkins University that found a bacterial link between periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis. In both cases, a particular bacteria affects the progression of the disease. This points to the idea that bacteria is a likely cause of some autoimmune diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis. The best treatment […]

Home remedies for a stiff and sore neck

Do you suffer from soreness in the neck that makes it difficult to move the head from side-to-side? According to Spine Health, stiff neck is most often a muscle strain in the back and side of the neck. It may be the result of sleeping in an awkward position, a sports injury, stress, or poor posture, […]

Soothe IBS symptoms with these easy home remedies

Do you experience abdominal pain and discomfort? Do you suffer from chronic diarrhea or constipation? You may be one of the 25 to 45 million Americans suffering from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). According to the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders, ten to fifteen per cent of the U.S. population suffers from IBS. In addition to […]

Natural ways to treat gout

People who suffer from gout know the shattering pain that comes during a flare-up. The disease is caused by an overproduction or under-excretion of uric acid in the body. When this happens, uric acid crystals form in the body’s tissues and fluids, explains the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A major risk factor for developing […]