Reflux Remedy Solution Kit

 

Acid Reflux/GERD

  • 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…
    - 4 days ago, 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…
    - 13 days ago, 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…
    - 25 days ago, 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.
    - 37 days ago, 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.
    - 39 days ago, 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.
    - 42 days ago, 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.
    - 44 days ago, 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.
    - 57 days ago, 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.
    - 83 days ago, 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 -
  • What causes pain in the sternum?
    Learn about the causes of sternum pain, including costochondritis and fractures. What is the difference between sternum pain and heart attack pain?
    - 29 Nov 17, 10:00am -
  • 'Cell of origin' for Barrett's esophagus identified
    Researchers have found an area of unique cells in the lining of the food pipe that can give rise to Barrett's esophagus, a pre-cancerous condition.
    - 12 Oct 17, 2:00pm -
  • Why is my poop orange?
    It can sometimes cause alarm to look into the toilet after emptying the bowels and see poop that is a different color to the usual brown. If person's stool is an unusual color, it may indicate that there is an underlying health problem. In this MNT K…
    - 19 Sep 17, 2:00pm -
  • Everything you need to know about sulfur burps
    In this article, learn about sulfur burps. What is a sulfur burp and what might cause one to occur? When should a healthcare professional be consulted?
    - 13 Sep 17, 12:00pm -
  • Laryngospasm: Causes, symptoms, and treatments
    What is a laryngospasm? In this article, learn about the different causes of a laryngospasm and when a doctor should be consulted.
    - 3 Sep 17, 7:00am -
  • Setting the record straight: Proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) do not cause dementia
    Several studies have reported associations between proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) use and dementia.
    - 24 Jul 17, 7:00am -
  • Fifteen possible causes of abdominal pain
    What is abdominal pain, what are the causes, and what are the symptoms? Are some causes more serious than others? When should medical attention be sought?
    - 9 Jul 17, 10:00am -
  • Common heartburn drugs tied to higher risk of death
    A large study finds that PPIs - used by millions for heartburn and ulcers - are linked to higher risk of death and that the risk rises the longer the use.
    - 4 Jul 17, 2:00pm -
  • What causes stomach pain at night?
    In this article, learn about the common causes of nighttime stomach pain, the ways to prevent and treat nighttime stomach pain, and when to see a doctor.
    - 30 May 17, 1:00pm -
  • What's to know about nausea after eating?
    Feeling nauseated after eating can indicate a variety of underlying conditions. Learn more about the causes of nausea and when to see a doctor.
    - 26 May 17, 1:00pm -
  • What to expect during a barium swallow
    Barium is a white liquid used to coat the organs of the digestive system during an X-ray. This can help to provide a clearer picture of a person's organs and bones to help reaching a diagnosis. This MNT Knowledge Center article explains about the pro…
    - 27 Apr 17, 5:00pm -
  • Everything you need to know about itchy throat
    An itchy throat is a highly common symptom. It can indicate hay fever and other allergies, as well as viral or bacterial infections. Itchy throats are usually simple to manage. Read on to learn more about home remedies, treatments, and when to see a…
    - 22 Apr 17, 10:00am -
  • Popular heartburn drugs linked to gradual yet 'silent' kidney damage
    Taking popular heartburn drugs for prolonged periods has been linked to serious kidney problems, including kidney failure.
    - 23 Feb 17, 7:00am -
Diabetes Solution Kit

 

Diabetes

  • How many times a day should a person pee?
    A person will usually urinate more frequently at certain times of day and when they are well hydrated. However, some medical conditions cause a person to pee too often or not often enough. Pregnancy and advancing age can also play a role. Here, learn…
    - 9 days ago, 11 Apr 18, 10:00am -
  • Diabetes skin patch could abolish finger-prick tests
    Researchers have created a skin patch that can measure glucose levels from hair follicles, bringing us one step closer to needle-less glucose monitoring.
    - 10 days ago, 10 Apr 18, 7:00am -
  • What could cause tingling in the feet or hands?
    A feeling of tingling in the feet or hands can have a variety of causes. Many are related to peripheral neuropathy or nerve damage, but others include a pinched nerve, pregnancy, and even anxiety. Treatments depend on the underlying cause. Learn more…
    - 14 days ago, 6 Apr 18, 1:00pm -
  • Is this how abdominal fat leads to diabetes?
    New research shows that an enzyme produced by the liver causes inflammation in the abdominal fat, raising the risk of insulin resistance and diabetes.
    - 26 days ago, 25 Mar 18, 7:00am -
  • How an existing diabetes drug controls pancreatic cancer
    A new study suggests that targeting the RET signaling pathway with metformin might offer a new way to stop the growth and spread of pancreatic cancer.
    - 36 days ago, 15 Mar 18, 2:00pm -
  • Why does my urine smell sweet?
    Sweet-smelling urine may be caused by diet, diabetes, or maple syrup urine disease. Learn why urine may smell sweet, treatments, and when to see a doctor.
    - 36 days ago, 15 Mar 18, 11:00am -
  • Eating fiber helps your gut bacteria fight diabetes
    Consuming fiber promotes the growth of certain strains of gut bacteria. In turn, these bacteria reduce the symptoms of diabetes and promote weight loss.
    - 42 days ago, 9 Mar 18, 7:00am -
  • Diabetes: Study proposes five types, not two
    The main types of diabetes are classified as type 1 and type 2. A new study, however, says that the condition should be categorized as five types.
    - 49 days ago, 2 Mar 18, 4:00pm -
  • Existing arthritis drug might help fight diabetes
    A drug already used to treat rheumatic arthritis might also be useful in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. A new study looks into the details.
    - 49 days ago, 2 Mar 18, 7:00am -
  • Why are my palms itchy?
    In this article we look at six possible reasons for itchy palms. We also talk about ways to relieve this itching, and how to prevent it from returning.
    - 52 days ago, 27 Feb 18, 11:00am -
  • Earlier diabetes diagnosis linked to heart disease, stroke
    New research suggests that the younger you are when you receive your diagnosis of type 2 diabetes, the more likely you are to develop heart disease and stroke.
    - 53 days ago, 26 Feb 18, 7:00am -
  • How can I lower my insulin levels?
    In this article, we look at nine ways to lower high insulin levels. This can be achieved through diet, lifestyle changes, supplements, and medication.
    - 58 days ago, 21 Feb 18, 12:00pm -
  • Why is my ankle itchy?
    An itchy ankle is a complaint with a wide variety of causes. We discuss possible causes, means of prevention, and when to see a doctor.
    - 58 days ago, 21 Feb 18, 10:00am -
  • Low-fat vs. low-carb: Which diet is best for weight loss?
    Dieters must often pick a side in the low-carb vs. low-fat diet question, but how can they know which is best for them? A new study weighs in.
    - 59 days ago, 20 Feb 18, 3:00pm -
  • How yoga can help to manage metabolic syndrome
    A new study explains the mechanism through which 1 year of yoga training benefits adults with metabolic syndrome and raised blood pressure.
    - 69 days ago, 10 Feb 18, 7:00am -
  • What to know about lactic acidosis
    A look at lactic acidosis, a condition characterized by overproduction of lactic acid. Included is detail on complications and prevention.
    - 70 days ago, 9 Feb 18, 10:00am -
  • Honeymoon phase in diabetes: What you need to know
    When people are first diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, they may experience a honeymoon phase, where blood sugar levels remain normal with little or no help.
    - 72 days ago, 7 Feb 18, 10:00am -
  • Beer compounds may help to treat metabolic syndrome
    Xanthohumol — a compound found in beer — and two of its hydrogenated derivatives may be beneficial for people with metabolic syndrome, say researchers.
    - 73 days ago, 6 Feb 18, 3:00pm -
  • Can you eat salmon skin?
    A look at salmon skin, the skin of the oily fish rich in omega-3s. Included is detail on the nutritional benefits and the potential risks of eating it.
    - 73 days ago, 6 Feb 18, 12:00pm -
  • Blood vessel discovery may prevent diabetes
    A new approach that allows direct measurement in live animals yields fresh clues on how insulin travels through blood vessel walls to reach muscle cells.
    - 79 days ago, 31 Jan 18, 2:00pm -
  • Can type 2 diabetes become insulin dependent diabetes?
    It is sometimes thought that people with type 2 diabetes may develop type 1. Learn why some people with type 2 diabetes may be called insulin dependent.
    - 83 days ago, 27 Jan 18, 4:00pm -
  • Does metformin help you lose weight?
    We examine what impact metformin might have on weight loss, how this drug is used to treat diabetes, and whether or not it helps people to lose weight.
    - 83 days ago, 27 Jan 18, 12:00pm -
  • How does diabetes affect wound healing?
    Diabetes can cause wounds to heal more slowly. This increases the risk that people with diabetes will develop infections and other complications.
    - 84 days ago, 26 Jan 18, 6:00pm -
  • How can you lower your blood sugar levels?
    We take a look at a number of ways for people to lower their blood sugar levels. Options include lifestyle changes, diet, and natural remedies.
    - 84 days ago, 26 Jan 18, 4:00pm -
  • How does fiber prevent weight gain?
    A new study takes a fresh look at the relationship between dietary fiber, obesity, inflammation, and gut bacteria. A potential mechanism is unearthed.
    - 84 days ago, 26 Jan 18, 7:00am -
High Blood Pressure Remedy Report

 

Hypertension - High Bloodpressure

  • 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 hours ago, 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…
    - 2 days ago, 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.
    - 3 days ago, 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…
    - 3 days ago, 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?
    - 9 days ago, 11 Apr 18, 2:00pm -
  • How do you check your own blood pressure?
    It is common to have your blood pressure checked at the doctor's office, but there are many cases where it is important to monitor it at home. It is easy to check blood pressure with an automated machine, but it can also be done manually at home. Lea…
    - 13 days ago, 7 Apr 18, 7:00am -
  • A noisy workplace might affect your heart
    Occupational noise is an important health hazard linked to a heightened risk of hearing loss. It can also endanger the heart, finds a new study.
    - 25 days ago, 26 Mar 18, 7:00am -
  • Could grilling your meat raise blood pressure?
    Researchers suggest that regular consumption of grilled or barbecued meat or fish could raise the risk of developing high blood pressure.
    - 29 days ago, 22 Mar 18, 3:00pm -
  • Low-calorie sweeteners may promote metabolic syndrome
    New research now suggests that low-calorie sweeteners may actually help to increase fat formulation and lead to metabolic syndrome.
    - 32 days ago, 19 Mar 18, 7:00am -
  • What is a left atrial enlargement?
    Left atrial enlargement is linked to several conditions, including atrial fibrillation and heart failure. Learn more about the causes and treatment.
    - 33 days ago, 18 Mar 18, 10:00am -