Four Commonalities in Cancer Patients

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If we look around today, we have the best doctors, hospitals, nutritionists, supplements, gyms, super foods and everything possible in the name of health care. Yet cancer is becoming an epidemic and the number of people afflicted with it is increasing at an alarming rate.  This is not just in India, but across the world. This data has been pulled Continue reading “Four Commonalities in Cancer Patients”

UTI (Urinary Tract Infection)- Causes, Symptoms & Fixes

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Urinary tract infection is a bacterial infection that line the urinary tract or bladder or in certain cases kidneys. This problem often faced by women and young girls might be a less spoken but there are millions of women plagued by this.  It’s important to understand the root cause because once we figure that, we make appropriate lifestyle changes to heal and prevent it. Continue reading “UTI (Urinary Tract Infection)- Causes, Symptoms & Fixes”

Power of Journaling

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Some of the most successful people who lose weight and manage to keep off it, have great bodies and a sound mental health, do not achieve this because of their nutritionists, doctors or yoga teachers alone.  They achieve success because they also take personal responsibility and accountability of their health, which goes along with the right amount of coaching and professional advice. Continue reading “Power of Journaling”

Mind Over Body

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It amazes me every time I consult with a man or woman who is plump and far from toned or slim , but their blood sugar levels and lipid profiles are perfect as compared to so many who are fit and toned but have their blood readings,health parameters and hormones all over the place . The difference I believe is in Continue reading “Mind Over Body”

Intermittent Fasting

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Fasting has been one of the most powerful tools when it comes to healing a disease, cure or simply preventing it . Various types of fasts (aka Vrat in Hindi) have its mention in religious books and communities.  One such is intermittent fasting(IF), where one embraces fasting and then feasting on purpose; similar to Continue reading “Intermittent Fasting”

Constipation in Adults

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If you have poor bowel movement and each visit to the loo is a painful affair, or you don’t feel like going to the loo daily,  chances are you are  “Constipated”. Constipation is the outcome of modern civilisation and is a condition that plagues millions of adults all across the world . Our body has 5 eliminatory organs:  Continue reading “Constipation in Adults”

Do We Need to Replace the Traditional Indian Chai with Green Tea?

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Every day I wake up to my mailbox full of questions revolving around Indian Chai and whether to have or not .While on one hand , the Indian chai has recently become a rage in the West and people from New York and California are raving about its health benefits ,  on the other hand this spicy aromatic brew has its roots in India that can be traced back as far as the Ayurvedic medical texts . Continue reading “Do We Need to Replace the Traditional Indian Chai with Green Tea?”

Breast Cancer – Causes, Symptoms and Fixes

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The National Cancer Institute states that thirty-three percent of breast cancers are preventable. We all have a lymphatic system whose job is to drain out cellular waste from your body. Now most lymphomas most carcinomas found in breast or lymph nodes which are infected is nothing but a jammed up lymphatic system Continue reading “Breast Cancer – Causes, Symptoms and Fixes”

Bloating: Causes and Natural Ways to Cure

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Are you the one who wakes up to a huge round belly and a puffy face in the morning that soon settles down towards mid-day and come evening ,you regain the puffiness once again ? And just because of how you felt in the morning, you have cursed yourself all day long and even punished your body by getting on a starvation diet ? Continue reading “Bloating: Causes and Natural Ways to Cure”

Understanding Acidosis

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Consider any health condition, be it a cancer,  diabetes, cardiovascular issues, mild to severe migraines , headaches, obesity or simply the inability to lose weight , the root cause of all of these is having an “Acidic” body.  An acidic body doesn’t necessarily mean one would have to go through typical symptoms like acid reflux, chest pain or burning Continue reading “Understanding Acidosis”