Reflux Remedy Solution Kit

 

Acid Reflux/GERD

  • Home remedies and lifestyle tips for reducing acid reflux
    Acid reflux is very common and occurs when stomach acid flows back up into the food pipe, where it causes heartburn. Home remedies and lifestyle tips that can reduce or prevent acid reflux include losing weight, keeping a food diary, eating regular m…
    - 13 hours ago, 25 Sep 18, 10:00pm -
  • Scientists create human esophagus in stem cell first
    For the first time, scientists have created a human esophagus entirely from stem cells. The organoids may help treat conditions such as esophageal cancer.
    - 5 days ago, 21 Sep 18, 10:00am -
  • Is there a link between acid reflux and palpitations?
    Acid reflux and GERD are unlikely to cause heart palpitations directly. However, the same factors, such as eating certain foods, can trigger both acid reflux and palpitations. Acid reflux could also cause anxiety, which can lead to palpitations. Lear…
    - 27 days ago, 30 Aug 18, 5:00pm -
  • Can lemon water help with acid reflux?
    Many people believe that drinking lemon can reduce the symptoms of acid reflux. However, there is little research to support this claim. Some people find it helps, while in others, lemon water may make acid reflux worse. We look at the possible benef…
    - 33 days ago, 24 Aug 18, 8:00pm -
  • What are the effects of bulimia on the body?
    Bulimia is an eating disorder that involves bingeing and purging. It can affect a person’s physical, mental, and emotional health. The side effects, which include tooth decay, digestive issues, and arrhythmia, may become severe without treatme…
    - 34 days ago, 23 Aug 18, 1:00pm -
  • What is the difference between heartburn and acid reflux?
    Heartburn is one symptom of the condition acid reflux. Chronic acid reflux may be diagnosed as gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD. This article examines the relationship between these three terms. It also describes treatments, associated sympto…
    - 47 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 5:00pm -
  • What causes chest pain and vomiting?
    There are many potential causes of chest pain and vomiting, including gastrointestinal issues and panic attacks. Sometimes, however, these symptoms are an early symptom of a heart attack or another cardiac event in adults. Learn more about chest pain…
    - 85 days ago, 3 Jul 18, 7:00pm -
  • Why do newborn babies grunt?
    Newborn babies usually grunt when learning how to pass stool. However, the grunting can sometimes be a sign of an underlying health issue, such as trapped mucus, gastroesophageal reflux, or irregular breathing. Here, we explore causes of newborn grun…
    - 93 days ago, 25 Jun 18, 4:00pm -
  • Everything you need to know about aspiration pneumonia
    Aspiration pneumonia is an infection that may occur if a person breathes something in instead of swallowing it. The germs from food particles, saliva, vomit, or other substances may infect the airways and lead to aspiration pneumonia. In this article…
    - 10 Jun 18, 4:00pm -
  • What is intestinal metaplasia?
    Intestinal metaplasia is a condition where the cells lining the stomach transform into cells that resemble those found in the intestines. It is considered to be a precancerous condition, but treatments are available. A person can prevent intestinal m…
    - 7 Jun 18, 11:00am -
  • Is a tickle in the chest serious?
    A tickle in the chest has many possible causes. Colds and seasonal allergies are often behind this symptom, but it can also result from conditions such as anxiety, acid reflux, and arrhythmia. In this article, learn about the range of causes and how…
    - 4 Jun 18, 4:00pm -
  • Is there a link between GERD and fatigue?
    Many people with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) experience fatigue because of the ways that the disease's symptoms impact sleep. In this article, we explore the link between fatigue and GERD in depth. Learn how the two issues are related, whe…
    - 4 Jun 18, 12:00pm -
  • What are the causes and symptoms of chronic gastritis?
    Gastritis is a widespread condition where the lining of the stomach becomes inflamed. Gastritis can be chronic, even lasting a lifetime. Here, we look at what causes gastritis, the symptoms, risk factors, and possible complications of chronic gastrit…
    - 31 May 18, 11:00am -
  • How to get rid of trapped gas
    Gas pain can be uncomfortable, or so severe that it can interrupt daily activities. Luckily, plenty of simple home remedies can bring relief. Quitting smoking and avoiding certain foods may also help. Here, learn 20 easy ways to relieve mild to sever…
    - 16 Apr 18, 12:00pm -
  • Possible causes of a bubbling feeling in the chest
    A bubbling or gurgling feeling in the chest may have many possible causes. Causes could include asthma, atrial fibrillation, bronchitis, a collapsed lung, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), or in rarer cases, a lung tumor. Learn more about the p…
    - 7 Apr 18, 10:00am -
  • Why do I feel sick after I eat?
    Sometimes, eating food can cause the stomach to become irritated and uncomfortable. Foods that are spicy or cause allergies are among the culprits, in some cases, as is eating too big a portion. Also, people can have medical conditions that cause sto…
    - 26 Mar 18, 1:00pm -
  • Why do I have a salty taste in my mouth?
    A long-lasting salty taste can signal an underlying illness, infection, or hormone deficiency. Learn more about causes and treatments here.
    - 14 Mar 18, 7:00am -
  • Why do I cough after I eat?
    People may find they cough after eating food, and this may have many different causes. Learn more about the role of allergies and when to see a doctor here.
    - 12 Mar 18, 7:00pm -
  • Stomach acid drugs may cause depression
    The first study of its kind finds an observational link between the use of proton pump inhibitors and the risk of clinical depression.
    - 9 Mar 18, 7:00am -
  • How to get rid of chest pain at home
    Pain in the heart area sometimes has a relatively mild cause, such as gas or stress. We look at some of the best home remedies for heart pain here.
    - 7 Mar 18, 10:00am -
  • What to know about gas pain in the chest
    In this article we look at what causes uncomfortable gas in the chest, how to tell it apart from a heart attack, and how to relieve symptoms.
    - 22 Feb 18, 2:00pm -
  • What you need to know about the xiphoid process
    A look at the xiphoid process, a tiny bone structure within the sternum. Included are details on the symptoms in this area and how to treat the problem.
    - 27 Jan 18, 4:00pm -
  • Foods to eat and avoid for a hiatal hernia
    Hiatal hernias occur when part of the stomach enters the chest cavity. Learn about which foods to eat and which to avoid with this condition.
    - 30 Dec 17, 7:00am -
  • How to stop dry heaving
    Dry heaving is retching or going through the motions and sensation of vomiting without producing any vomit. When should you see a doctor?
    - 15 Dec 17, 10:00am -
  • Ten causes of epigastric pain
    Epigastric pain is felt in the upper abdomen, below the ribcage but above the intestines. Learn about the possible causes, including GERD and indigestion.
    - 14 Dec 17, 4:00pm -
Diabetes Solution Kit

 

Diabetes

  • Type 2 diabetes: Five genetic 'clusters' may explain evolution
    Researchers have identified five clusters of genetic variants that may explain the different evolution of type 2 diabetes in different individuals.
    - 1 day ago, 25 Sep 18, 10:00am -
  • Can people with type 2 diabetes stop taking metformin?
    Metformin treats type 2 diabetes by lowering blood sugar levels. It is generally a safe and effective medication. However, metformin can cause side effects, and a person may be able to control their blood sugar by making lifestyle changes involving d…
    - 6 days ago, 20 Sep 18, 6:00pm -
  • Non-insulin drugs for treating type 2 diabetes
    Type 2 diabetes prevents the body from responding to insulin correctly, leading to high levels of blood sugar. Some people require insulin injections, but others can manage the condition with oral or other injectable medications. Learn more here.
    - 8 days ago, 18 Sep 18, 9:00pm -
  • Is it safe for a person with diabetes to eat sweets?
    People with diabetes need to know how the food and drink they consume affects their blood sugar levels. However, it is a common misconception that they must avoid all sweets or sugary foods. A person with diabetes can still have sweets, as part of a…
    - 9 days ago, 17 Sep 18, 12:00pm -
  • Blocking this protein may keep obesity, diabetes at bay
    Deleting the RNA-silencing protein Ago2 in mice's livers changed the animals' energy metabolism and prevented obesity, diabetes, and fatty liver disease.
    - 14 days ago, 12 Sep 18, 4:00pm -
  • Natural ways to improve insulin sensitivity
    Low insulin sensitivity can cause blood sugar levels to become too high and may lead to type 2 diabetes. Natural ways of improving insulin sensitivity include exercising more, getting enough sleep, eating a diet rich in saturated fats and soluble fib…
    - 16 days ago, 10 Sep 18, 8:00pm -
  • What is a random glucose test?
    Diabetes occurs when a person has too much glucose in their blood. Doctors can diagnose diabetes with a random glucose test. A person can have this test at any time during the day and does not need to fast beforehand. For a reliable diagnosis, the do…
    - 16 days ago, 10 Sep 18, 5:00pm -
  • Just 6 hours of sleep loss increases diabetes risk
    It is well-known that sleep is important for good health. The latest study demonstrates that losing just a small amount might increase diabetes risk.
    - 18 days ago, 8 Sep 18, 7:00am -
  • What carbs should you avoid?
    Many people avoid eating carbohydrates to help them lose weight. However, some carbohydrates are beneficial and can be healthful when included in the diet. Carbohydrates can be simple or complex, and each type has a different effect on the body. Lear…
    - 19 days ago, 7 Sep 18, 10:00pm -
  • Eating whole grains can prevent type 2 diabetes
    Adding whole grains — such as rye, oats, maize, and corn — to your daily diet can significantly lower your risk of type 2 diabetes, a new study finds.
    - 20 days ago, 6 Sep 18, 2:00pm -
  • What can I eat on a no-carb diet?
    Many people reduce carbohydrate intake to help them lose weight. Carbohydrates are important macronutrients, but cutting them can help people to lose weight by making it possible to reduce calories and improve feelings of fullness. Alternatives to ca…
    - 21 days ago, 5 Sep 18, 5:00pm -
  • Exotic fruit may help fight obesity
    An Amazonian fruit called camu camu may offer a new way to tackle obesity. Rich in phytochemicals, the fruit may also benefit the microbiome.
    - 23 days ago, 3 Sep 18, 7:00am -
  • How do you kill food cravings?
    Resisting the urge to eat can be difficult, especially when a person is following a new diet or trying to cut out certain foods. Carbohydrates and sugars can be particularly hard to resist because they release serotonin in the brain. However, several…
    - 26 days ago, 31 Aug 18, 6:00pm -
  • What are symptoms of type 2 diabetes in children?
    Type 2 diabetes is becoming increasingly common in children, and this is linked to a rise in obesity. However, the condition can be difficult to detect in children because it develops gradually. Symptoms, treatment, and prevention of type 2 diabetes…
    - 27 days ago, 30 Aug 18, 12:00pm -
  • What are the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle?
    People living a sedentary lifestyle spend too much time engaging in behaviors that expend very little energy. A sedentary lifestyle can cause severe health issues, including cancer, diabetes, and poor cardiovascular health. Solutions include doing mo…
    - 28 days ago, 29 Aug 18, 8:00pm -
  • Could a natural sugar protect against diabetes?
    In a mouse study, a natural sugar was found to reverse some of the changes seen in metabolic syndrome. These are early but fascinating results.
    - 29 days ago, 28 Aug 18, 7:00am -
  • Type 2 diabetes: Poor sleep slows wound healing
    A new study concludes that mice with type 2 diabetes whose sleep has been disturbed heal significantly slower than similar, well-rested mice.
    - 33 days ago, 24 Aug 18, 3:00pm -
  • Which foods lower blood sugar?
    Eating a varied, nutritious diet is beneficial for everyone, but is especially important for people with diabetes. In this article, learn which foods can help keep blood sugar levels in check, including oatmeal, cold-water fish, whole wheat bread, le…
    - 34 days ago, 23 Aug 18, 8:00pm -
  • Ways to get rid of dark underarms
    The skin under the arms can sometimes become darker in color than the rest of the body. Dark underarms are often the result of acanthosis nigricans (AN), which has several causes. These include hormonal disorders, genetics, and obesity. Treatments in…
    - 34 days ago, 23 Aug 18, 6:00pm -
  • Targeting one enzyme could treat cancer, diabetes, and obesity
    A study into the enzyme PI3KC2A reveals its role in internal cell signaling processes, the disruption of which can lead to cancer, obesity, and diabetes.
    - 37 days ago, 20 Aug 18, 4:00pm -
  • How eating mushrooms may improve blood sugar control
    A common mushroom can alter gut bacteria and the production of blood sugar, a new study shows. How does this happen, and what are the wider implications?
    - 37 days ago, 20 Aug 18, 2:00pm -
  • Prediabetes: Being a 'night owl' may lead to weight gain
    Having a preference for evening activities, as well as sleeping at different times in the weekdays and weekends, may lead to weight gain in some people.
    - 39 days ago, 18 Aug 18, 7:00am -
  • What are monk fruit and stevia?
    Monk fruit and stevia are natural, plant-based sweeteners. The products tend to contain few, if any, calories, carbohydrates, and sugars, and people use them as alternatives to sugar, honey, and other sweeteners. Here, we describe what monk fruit and…
    - 42 days ago, 15 Aug 18, 10:00am -
  • Can you have hypoglycemia without diabetes?
    Hypoglycemia occurs when a person's blood sugar levels drop too low. It can cause dizziness, confusion, and loss of consciousness, among other symptoms. While diabetes is the most common cause of hypoglycemia, it can result from other medical conditi…
    - 47 days ago, 10 Aug 18, 8:00pm -
  • How red blood cells harm cardiovascular health in diabetes
    It takes people with type 2 diabetes longer to recover from cardiovascular injury. They are also more exposed to it. But why? New research investigates.
    - 48 days ago, 9 Aug 18, 2:00pm -
High Blood Pressure Remedy Report

 

Hypertension - High Bloodpressure

  • Fifteen good foods for high blood pressure
    The diet has a strong influence on blood pressure. Certain foods are scientifically shown to reduce high blood pressure, including berries, bananas, and oats. In some cases, dietary changes alone can lower blood pressure to normal levels. Learn more…
    - 91 days ago, 27 Jun 18, 5:00pm -
  • Even minor sleep problems raise women's blood pressure
    A new study concludes that even minor sleep disturbances, such as finding it difficult to nod off, can increase the risk of hypertension in women.
    - 91 days ago, 27 Jun 18, 4:00pm -
  • 16:8 fasting diet actually works, study finds
    A first-of-its-kind study analyzes the effect of the so-called 16:8 fasting diet in people with obesity. The study found unexpected health benefits.
    - 98 days ago, 20 Jun 18, 7:00am -
  • Metabolic risk tied to both too much and too little sleep
    Lack of sleep can impact our health, but can too much sleep also be harmful? New research links both extremes to an increased risk of metabolic problems.
    - 13 Jun 18, 3:00pm -
  • Even slightly elevated blood pressure increases dementia risk
    Hypertension in middle age is known to increase the risk of dementia, but so far the specifics are unclear. A new study sheds fresh light on this matter.
    - 13 Jun 18, 10:00am -
  • High-salt diet may kill off 'good' gut bacteria
    Eating too much salt is known to increase blood pressure. Researchers recently discovered that this might be due to salt’s impact on gut bacteria.
    - 10 Jun 18, 10:00am -
  • 'Millions' prescribed wrong dose of common drugs
    By updating old cardiovascular risk analyses, researchers alter the guidelines for prescribing statins, aspirin, and blood pressure drugs.
    - 5 Jun 18, 10:00am -
  • 'Healthy obesity' not so healthy for the heart
    Women with 'metabolically healthy obesity' won't have conditions such as diabetes. Even so, they may still face a heightened risk of cardiovascular events.
    - 1 Jun 18, 10:00am -
  • What are the health benefits of balsamic vinegar?
    Balsamic vinegar is a food cupboard staple in many kitchens. It can be used on roasted vegetables, salads, and as a marinade. In this article, we look at the many health benefits of balsamic vinegar, including reducing blood sugar, lowering cholester…
    - 24 May 18, 4:00pm -
  • High blood pressure? Drinking kefir could lower it
    Kefir, a fermented milk drink, is known for its probiotic properties that help to rebalance gut bacteria. But how can this influence blood pressure?
    - 27 Apr 18, 3:00pm -
  • Pancreatic cancer: Some blood pressure drugs put women at risk
    A new study reveals that certain blood pressure drugs are linked with a high risk of pancreatic cancer among postmenopausal women.
    - 19 Apr 18, 4:00pm -
  • How long can a person live with congestive heart failure?
    Congestive heart failure is a progressive disease that causes the heart to weaken, making it difficult to pump blood around the body. In this article, we look at the symptoms, stages, and life expectancy of congestive heart failure. We also look at t…
    - 18 Apr 18, 7:00pm -
  • How music helps the heart find its beat
    A new study shows that listening to music can intensify the beneficial effects of hypertension medication in people with high blood pressure.
    - 17 Apr 18, 4:00pm -
  • What is serum cholesterol?
    Serum cholesterol is a measurement of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol, which is considered good, low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, which is considered bad, and triglycerides. A person's serum cholesterol level can help to determin…
    - 17 Apr 18, 10:00am -
  • This gene ups sugar intake but lowers body fat
    One gene variant makes us eat more sugary foods but causes our overall body fat levels to be lower. Is this really as good for our health as it sounds?
    - 11 Apr 18, 2:00pm -