Discover Traditional Chinese Medicine

Chinese medicine for vibrant healthPracticed before Western healthcare advances existed in any form, the Chinese had a complete and comprehensive program of medical treatment that ran the gamut of ailments that any individual could conceivably suffer.

Almost everything from headaches to pulled muscles, and almost everything in between, had its individual remedy.  Classic Chinese medicine has been around for 30 centuries or more, and is still in practice in numerous parts of the globe.

In contemporary times, many persons see standard Chinese medicine being a quite viable alternative to contemporary solutions.  Many of the treatments for sicknesses are totally organic, which ends up producing a remarkably short list of side effects compared to modern pharmaceuticals. Even if you don’t factor in cost, that fact alone makes it an extremely attractive fit for persons who have decided to select to live a more normal lifestyle that’s more in sync with nature.   Continue reading Discover Traditional Chinese Medicine

Laptop Computers Bad for Men’s “Junk”!

Man using laptop computerThey named them laptop computers because you can sit them on your lap while you’re working, right?  But it may be time for men to re-think where they’re setting these computers, especially if they’re planning on having children.

Although the following article from NaturalNews.com  is written in a humorous manner the information is all true.   According to a new report, laptop computers may cause infertility in men.

“(NaturalNews) Is something burning, or are you just computing again?  New research published in the medial journal Fertility and Sterility (Nov 2010) reveals that laptop computers can roast a man’s testicles to the point where sperm production (and quality) starts to drop. 

To conduct the study, researchers placed temperature sensors on the scrotums of 29 men (a procedure that no doubt required some finesse and hopefully did not involve TSA agents), then asked those men to use laptop computers on their laps. It didn’t take long before scrotum temperatures rose to levels known to damage sperm  production — just 10 to 15 minutes of computing time.  Continue reading Laptop Computers Bad for Men’s “Junk”!

Natural Remedies vs. Drugs

Natural health products  are gaining popularity all the time.  People use them as preventatives to stay healthy and to achieve and maintain optimal health. 

Time was when natural remedies were the only choice available.  But with the dawning of chemicals and drugs the medical profession largely abandoned natural remedies.  Procedures shifted to treating virtually all sickness and disease with pharmaceutical drugs and surgery.  Pharmaceuticals are big business, and we are subjected to a daily marketing barrage telling us to “ask your doctor about (insert some drug name here).”

The practice of modern medicine follows the “sickness” paradigm, prescribing drugs or procedures to cure people after they get sick.  This paradigm is the opposite of the “wellness” paradigm which concentrates on maintaining or getting back good health through the use of natural remedies and a healthy lifestyle.

Why are people desiring alternatives to standard medical treatments?   Continue reading Natural Remedies vs. Drugs