Reflux Remedy Solution Kit

 

Acid Reflux/GERD

  • 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…
    - 14 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…
    - 23 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…
    - 38 days ago, 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…
    - 41 days ago, 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…
    - 44 days ago, 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…
    - 44 days ago, 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…
    - 48 days ago, 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…
    - 93 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…
    - 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 -
  • What causes pain in the sternum?
    Sternum pain can result from a variety of causes. These range from medical conditions, such as acid reflux or costochondritis, to traumatic events, for example, a fracture. Sternum pain can be confused with heart attack pain. Learn more sternum 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, which are when the gas produced out of the mouth smells of rotten eggs. They are usually harmless and a sign of too much air in the stomach. Find out here more about what causes sulfur burps, including foods…
    - 13 Sep 17, 12:00pm -
  • Laryngospasm: Causes, symptoms, and treatments
    A laryngospasm is a muscle spasm in the vocal cords that can lead to problems with speaking and breathing. It is not the same as choking. It normally passes quickly and is not dangerous, but some causes need medical treatment. It can also affect the…
    - 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 -
Diabetes Solution Kit

 

Diabetes

  • Is it true that 'healthy obesity' boosts death risk?
    New research questions whether metabolically healthy obesity — obesity without diabetes, hypertension, or high cholesterol — actually increases mortality.
    - 3 days ago, 15 Jul 18, 7:00am -
  • What is maltodextrin and is it safe?
    Maltodextrin is a powder that manufacturers add to many foods to improve their texture, taste, or shelf-life. The FDA consider it safe, but it can cause spikes in blood glucose levels, so people with diabetes may wish to avoid it. Here, we look at wh…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Jul 18, 5:00pm -
  • What are the health benefits of wild yam?
    Traditional medicine practitioners use wild yam to treat a variety of conditions, including menopause symptoms, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, and muscular cramps. In this article, we examine the evidence supporting these medicinal uses as well as h…
    - 7 days ago, 11 Jul 18, 4:00pm -
  • Diabetes risk increased in women who work long hours
    A new study finds that women who work 45 hours per week or more have a heightened risk of developing diabetes. However, men were not affected.
    - 10 days ago, 8 Jul 18, 7:00am -
  • Strong link found between air pollution and diabetes
    A new study finds a strong link between air pollution and an increased risk of diabetes. The findings could have a significant global impact.
    - 12 days ago, 6 Jul 18, 4:00pm -
  • What is the purpose of a vitamin B-12 level test?
    The body needs vitamin B-12 for many processes. People with a deficiency may have neurological symptoms and fatigue, while an excess may indicate liver disease or diabetes. Doctors can use a vitamin B-12 level test to determine how much B-12 is in th…
    - 21 days ago, 27 Jun 18, 6:00pm -
  • What are the benefits of eating healthy?
    A healthful diet can help a person look and feel their best, but what are the real health benefits? In this article, we look at the top ten benefits of a varied, nutritious diet, including heart and stroke prevention, improved mood and memory, and de…
    - 22 days ago, 26 Jun 18, 6:00pm -
  • Diabetes: The insulin pill may finally be here
    People with type 1 diabetes must have daily injections to manage symptoms. But researchers have finally developed a pill that may soon replace injections.
    - 22 days ago, 26 Jun 18, 10:00am -
  • What to know about peripheral vascular disease
    Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) is when there is restricted blood flow to the limbs. Symptoms usually affect the legs, causing pain, cramps, and pale or blue skin. People who are over 50, have diabetes, or smoke cigarettes are more at risk of PVD.…
    - 29 days ago, 19 Jun 18, 11:00am -
  • Are gut bacteria to blame for anxiety, depression in obesity?
    A study of mice with diet-induced obesity suggests that increases in anxiety and depression behavior may be due to gut bacteria altering brain chemistry.
    - 30 days ago, 18 Jun 18, 4:00pm -
  • Why is my urine foamy?
    A fast urine stream sometimes causes urine to appear foamy. However, foamy urine is also a symptom of several medical conditions. In this article, learn about the potential causes, including dehydration, kidney disease, and diabetes. We also explore…
    - 30 days ago, 18 Jun 18, 12:00pm -
  • What to know about ischemic colitis
    Ischemic colitis happens when there is not enough blood flow to the colon. It tends to occur more often in people who are over 60 or have chronic conditions. Symptoms include cramps, nausea, and diarrhea. It may resolve on its own and diet changes ca…
    - 31 days ago, 17 Jun 18, 7:00am -
  • Could platypus venom help to treat diabetes?
    Sometimes, the solution to a problem comes from an unexpected place. Here is a case in point: platypus venom might soon play a role in treating diabetes.
    - 32 days ago, 16 Jun 18, 10:00am -
  • What is a urine specific gravity test?
    A urine specific gravity test shows the density of urine compared with water. It can help doctors diagnose a variety of conditions, including dehydration, kidney problems, and a rare type of diabetes. Find out how to prepare for the test and what to…
    - 34 days ago, 13 Jun 18, 7:00pm -
  • Smoking and diabetes 'risk factors' for calcium buildup in brain
    A study of brain CT scans of patients with memory problems found that diabetes and smoking were linked to hippocampal calcifications.
    - 35 days ago, 13 Jun 18, 4:00pm -
  • 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.
    - 35 days ago, 13 Jun 18, 3:00pm -
  • What to know about low blood sugar in the morning
    Blood glucose levels drop during the night, which means that people with diabetes may experience low blood sugar in the mornings. This is called morning hypoglycemia. Low blood sugar is anything below 70 mg/dL. Learn more about the causes, symptoms,…
    - 39 days ago, 9 Jun 18, 7:00am -
  • Can you put on weight if you have diabetes?
    Several factors can make it difficult for people with diabetes to gain weight. These include hormonal imbalances that result from fluctuating insulin levels in the body. However, there are specific ways in which people can put on weight safely. In th…
    - 41 days ago, 7 Jun 18, 6:00pm -
  • Poor sleep may fuel harmful eating habits and diabetes
    Sleep deprivation can make you crave more junk food, warns a new study. And, giving in to these poor eating habits may contribute to the risk of diabetes.
    - 44 days ago, 4 Jun 18, 3:00pm -
  • Are apples good for diabetes?
    A person with diabetes must monitor the carbohydrate and sugar in their diet. Although apples contain these compounds, they are a healthful choice for people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes. In this article, find out the effects of apples on blo…
    - 57 days ago, 22 May 18, 1:00pm -
  • Type 2 diabetes: Intermittent fasting may raise risk
    The 'trendy' diet of intermittent fasting may have adverse consequences on our metabolism, a new study warns. The diet may impair pancreatic function.
    - 59 days ago, 20 May 18, 7:00am -
  • What causes a bump on the bottom of the foot?
    A bump on the bottom of the foot can be irritating or cause pain while walking. Many causes of these bumps can be treated at home, but some require medical attention. In this article, we look at nine different causes of a bump on the bottom of the fo…
    - 64 days ago, 15 May 18, 4:00pm -
  • Could vitamin D help to fight diabetes?
    A new study explored vitamin D and diabetes. By boosting the vitamin's activity, the authors believe that they could save the cells damaged by the disease.
    - 66 days ago, 13 May 18, 7:00am -
  • Are people with diabetes, obesity predisposed to stress?
    People living with diabetes and obesity may have a heightened stress response, a new study shows. Why is that, and could it stand in the way of treatment?
    - 71 days ago, 8 May 18, 4:00pm -
  • What to know about hypoglycemia and pregnancy
    When a person is pregnant, their condition may affect how their body regulates the glucose it needs for energy. Hypoglycemia or low blood sugar can result in and may cause complications. Find out here about being hypoglycemic and pregnant, and why it…
    - 75 days ago, 4 May 18, 5:00pm -
High Blood Pressure Remedy Report

 

Hypertension - High Bloodpressure

  • E-counseling can lower blood pressure, heart disease risk
    New research shows that virtual counseling, when added to medical therapy, lowers high blood pressure and heart disease risk in people with hypertension.
    - 16 hours ago, 17 Jul 18, 3:00pm -
  • Is it true that 'healthy obesity' boosts death risk?
    New research questions whether metabolically healthy obesity — obesity without diabetes, hypertension, or high cholesterol — actually increases mortality.
    - 3 days ago, 15 Jul 18, 7:00am -
  • Can high blood pressure lead to headaches?
    High blood pressure, also called hypertension, has many potential symptoms. These may include back pain, difficulty sleeping, and shortness of breath. Some research also suggests that very high blood pressure can cause headaches. Treatment depends on…
    - 5 days ago, 13 Jul 18, 5:00pm -
  • High blood pressure may increase dementia risk
    A new study looking at links between hypertension in later life and brain health finds an increased risk of Alzheimer's hallmarks and brain lesions.
    - 6 days ago, 12 Jul 18, 10:00am -
  • 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…
    - 21 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.
    - 21 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.
    - 28 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.
    - 35 days ago, 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.
    - 35 days ago, 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.
    - 38 days ago, 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.
    - 43 days ago, 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.
    - 47 days ago, 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…
    - 55 days ago, 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?
    - 82 days ago, 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.
    - 90 days 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…
    - 90 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.
    - 92 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…
    - 92 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?
    - 98 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…
    - 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.
    - 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.
    - 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.
    - 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.
    - 18 Mar 18, 10:00am -
  • Death risk increased with two blood pressure drugs
    Researchers reveal that two classes of medication used to treat hypertension could raise blood pressure variability, which may increase the risk of death.
    - 13 Mar 18, 10:00am -