Ginger for Nausea, Menstrual Cramps, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

“Ginger for Nausea, Menstrual Cramps, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome” Ginger is most famous for its role in preventing and alleviating nausea and vomiting with so many studies now, that there are reviews of reviews, and not just in morning sickness, where just a half teaspoon …

Musculoskeletal Medications Part I

Musculoskeletal Medications Part I

This is PowerPoint lecture for muscular skeletal system medications. In this part one, we’re going to talk about disorders and specialty medications. The muscular skeletal system consists of bones, muscles, and tendons. The system relies on the nervous system and the endocrine systems to function …

Medicines to Avoid If You Have Epilepsy | Epilepsy

Medicines to Avoid If You Have Epilepsy | Epilepsy

There are certain medications that persons with epilepsy should really try to avoid, the most common being Sudafed, pseudoephedrine. It is what’s in allergy medication. It’s that Sudafed-D, or Zyrtec-D. That extra D that decongests you, that can cause seizures. The other medications are things …

Say no to drugs by saying yes to more plants

Say no to drugs by saying yes to more plants

“Say No to Drugs by Saying Yes to More Plants” You’ll note in this study of 15,000 American vegetarians, not only did eating vegetarian appear to have a favorable effect on the prevalence of allergies, but several chronic diseases as well. This is what they …

Cayenne Pepper for IBS and Indigestion

Cayenne Pepper for IBS and Indigestion

[Music] nearly 50 million Americans come down with food poisoning every year over 100,000 are hospitalized and thousands die every year just because of something they ate say it ordered something different or chose something else at the grocery store they or their loved one …

Drugs and the Demise of the Rice Diet

Drugs and the Demise of the Rice Diet

during his career at Duke dr. Kempner traded more than 18,000 patients with his rice diet which was originally designed as a treatment for kidney failure and out-of-control high blood pressure at a time when those diagnoses were like a death sentence patients who at …

Strawberries versus Esophageal Cancer

Strawberries versus Esophageal Cancer

[Music] studies like these showing that fruits can suppress the growth of cancer in a petri dish they’re all well and good but we need to know if they can do the same thing within the human body but it’s considered unethical to withhold conventional …

Diet and GERD Acid Reflux Heartburn

Diet and GERD Acid Reflux Heartburn

“Diet and GERD Acid Reflux Heartburn” Gastro-esophageal reflux disease is one of the most common disorders of the digestive tract. The two most typical symptoms are heartburn and regurgitation of stomach contents up into the back of the throat. But it’s not just burning pain …

Treating Infant Colic by Changing Mom’s Diet

Treating Infant Colic by Changing Mom’s Diet

“Treating Infant Colic by Changing Mom’s Diet” Colic affects up to 40% of young infants, characterized by prolonged periods of inconsolable crying. The condition is often dismissed as trivial by the medical profession, but should be treated seriously. It can contribute to postpartum depression, interfere …