Diabetes

Wet Cupping Therapy (Bekam)- effective for pain relief, gout and various health ailment

Arthritis, Complementary Healing, Older Adults, Pain or Injuries, Popular
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I went for wet acu cupping, also known in Malay as berkam or bekam treatment (in Arabic it is known as Hijama) to treat my persistent neck, back and lower back pain. It has been quite an experience and I wanted to share with you the benefits of this alternative treatment. When I first looked up- initially [...]

Dogs Trained to Detect Diabetics & Cancer

Cancer, Diabetes, Pets
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Orthopaedic surgeon Dr John Hunt started the Cancer & Bio-Detection Dogs research center in Aylesbury, England after noticing that dogs were pestering their owners on parts of their bodies that were later found to be cancerous.  Dogs could be trained to detect cancer because cancer cells produces metabolic waste that is different from normal cells- [...]

Blood Pressure Table for Children & Adults

Blood Pressure, Children, Resources
Blood Pressure

Blood pressure indicates the force of circulating blood in your vessels. The standard normal measurement for adults is 120/80 whereby: 120 is the systolic pressure (blood pressure when the heart beats) 80 is the diastolic pressure (blood pressure between heartbeats). Blood pressure for Adults Category Systolic (mmHg) Diastolic (mmHg) Hypotension < 90 > 60 Normal [...]

Why You Should Overcome Hostility

Depression, Heart Diseases, Inner Peace, Losing Weight, Mind-Body Connection
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 How Do You know If You Are a Hostile Person? According to the book Mind-Body Diabetes Revolution, the term “hostility syndrome” describes a group of risky thoughts and behaviour that includes cynicism, anger and aggression: Cynicsm–  Hostily starts with the way you think. If you’re hostile, you don’t trust others and think that most people [...]

Unable to Control Blood Sugar in Diabetes? Check your stress levels

Diabetes, Mind-Body Connection
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In the book called The Mind-Body Diabetes Revolution writen by Dr Richard S. Surwit with Alisa Bauman, carries a short tagline: The proven way to control your blood sugar by managing stress, depression, anger and other emotions. Dr Richard had spent about 20 years studying the relationship between blood sugar levels and the emotional state [...]