Ginkgo Health Benefits

January 2, 2017 Category :Healthy News 0

Ginkgo nuts are edible gametophytes that come from the large and deciduous ginkgo biloba tree. Ginkgo trees are native to East Asia, although it is believed that they have originated in the deep forest of China. This large tree can grow up to 50 meters in height. It is also known as a very hardy plant and can survive under various environmental conditions. Ginkgo biloba trees are also said to be dioeceous, which means that both male and female trees independently exist. Female ginkgo trees produces oval to round fleshy fruit. They are soft and chewy textured nuts that are eaten either toasted, or in dishes belonging to the oriental cuisine because of their nutritional and also, medicinal properties. Nowadays, these trees are planted in as road side trees as ornaments, while also nurtured in nurseries for their leaves.

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Heart Healthy Seafoods

December 10, 2016 Category :Healthy Recipes 0

Maintaining a healthy heart is one of the necessities for a person to live an overall healthy lifestyle. People at risk of cardiovascular diseases may as well consider have an active lifestyle, cut down on vices, and get regular check-ups to prevent further health risks.

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Ampalaya for Pimples

October 28, 2016 Category :Healthy News 0

Getting pimples is no simple matter, especially for teenagers who have yet to get used to the changes their skin undergo as they grow up. However, teens and other people who want to have or maintain beautiful skin may find an unlikely ally in everyone’s favorite ampalaya.

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Herbal Cure for Cholecytitis

August 8, 2016 Category :Health Watch 0

Cholecytitis is an inflammation of the gall bladder. It is due to the blockage of the cystic duct. Usually, what causes the obstruction is a gallstone (calculous cholecytitis). The inflammation may be sterile or bacterial, while the obstruction can be acalulous or due to sludge. Although, it is believed that the inflammation is more of a consequence and not the cause of cholecytitis.

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Caviar and Diabetes

July 11, 2016 Category :Healthy Advocacy 0

Diabetes is a chronic disease caused by an excessive increase of blood glucose levels. There are three categories of diabetes, namely: Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes and Gestational Diabetes. Type 1 Diabetes usually occurs in children, wherein the body won’t produce insulin to convert glucose into energy. For Type 2 Diabetes, this occurs at any age wherein the body could not produce enough insulin to perform its function. Lastly, Gestational Diabetes can only be diagnosed to those women during pregnancy.

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Herbal cure for Proteinuria

July 7, 2016 Category :Healthy News 0

Proteinuria is a disease characterized by having large amounts of protein that build up in the urine due to renal failure because the kidneys are unable to effectively filter the blood. The filtering slits of the glomeruli in the kidneys are damaged hence are unable to filter properly thus large amounts of protein appear in the urine. If this condition happens, symptoms included bubbly urine, and swelling around patient’s eyes, abdomen, or feet.

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Top Fat Burner Food Available in the Philippines

July 6, 2016 Category :Healthy Recipes 0

You can lose weight by eating. Following are foods in the Philippines which can help people lose weight.

Calamansi – Calamansi helps increase body metabolism for food digestion. Some people claim that calamansi fruit juice before every meal helps cleanse the body from fat.

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Aspartame Bad for Diabetics?

June 28, 2016 Category :Diabetes Research 0

Being a person with diabetes, you have to keep watching what you eat and drink, for you to keep the levels of your blood sugar in check. Not only that, because as part of diabetes management, you also have to maintain your weight. Now, in order to acquire both, you may look for products that are low in sugar, carbohydrates and calories. This sometimes means taking products that contain artificial sweeteners like aspartame. If you are worried about consuming aspartame, consult your doctor and find out if it can be included in your diet plan.

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Top Fruits For Diabetic Patients

June 25, 2016 Category :Healthy News 0

Being particular in what to it seems to be the worst side effect of diabetes. It limits the patient to it what he or she wants. It also creates a notion that diabetic patients are very limited in doing some things. But this is definitely wrong. One good thing about being choosy in the food that diabetic people eat is that they only choose to eat what is healthy and nutritious for them. They get to eat what is best for them. There has been always a better way to live life to the fullest.

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Benefits of Malungai Life Oil

May 21, 2016 Category :Healthy Advocacy 0

Malunggay plant has always been associated with health and this is purely because malunggay has a variety of health benefits. Although Filipinos are at a convenience of eating malunggay in the form of leaves or fruit, it is also good to know that it is also available in other forms available in the pharmacy. Malungai Life Oil is reported to be a highly concentrated extract acquired from malunggay leaves and seeds.

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