What are Ovarian Cysts?

Ovarian cysts are sac-like structures, which contain fluid and grow in, on or near the surface of an ovary. These are also referred to as ‘growths’. It is a common problem which women may experience at some point of time during their reproductive years. It has also been seen during pregnancy. Majority of ovarian cysts are benign…

What are Uterine Fibroids?

Fibroids are abnormal growths that develop from smooth muscles inside the uterus. In other words, it can be defined as tumors that are made of smooth muscle cells and fibrous connective tissue that develop in the uterus. Scientifically, it is known as leiomyoma or just myoma. Uterine fibroids are almost always benign (not cancerous). As…

Remedies for Female Sterility

  Infertility is a health condition in which a woman is unable to conceive or suffers frequent miscarriages. The most common include hormonal imbalance, physical injury and lifestyle related issues which may lead to the malfunctioning of the ovaries. In this, either the ovaries stop functioning before menopause or they don’t release healthy eggs. More…

Treat Kidney Stones With This

Basil leaves contain vitamin C and A, and minerals like calcium, zinc and iron, as well as chlorophyll and many other phytonutrients. The leaf volatile oil contains eugenol, euginal, urosolic acid, carvacrol, linalool, limatrol, caryophyllene, estragol, methylchavikol while the seed volatile oil have fatty acids and sitosterol. In addition, the seed mucilage contains some levels…

Cleanse Your Liver With These Ingredients

When we overeat or eat processed or fried foods, or when we are exposed to environmental pollutants or stress, the liver becomes overworked and overloaded. When the liver is taxed, it can’t process toxins and fat in an efficient way. There are many foods that can help cleanse the liver naturally by stimulating its natural…

Treat Headache With These Home Remedies!

A headache is pain or discomfort in the head. It usually accompanies various diseases and is known to be one of the most common ailments people experience. Let’s have a look at a few common home remedies or ingredients we can use to treat headache from our kitchen. Lemon: One of the possible reason for…

Alcohol and Parkinson’s Disease

Consumption of alcohol has dramatically increased in the past few years. There are 62.5 million people in India who at least occasionally drink alcohol. More than half of those who consume alcohol would fall into the category of hazardous drinking. According to a health report in 2014, approximately 3.3 million deaths were caused by alcohol…

Why Watermelon Is Good For You!

Watermelons are a part of the Cucurbitaceae family, which also includes cantaloupes and honeydew. Watermelon is actually both a vegetable and a fruit. It is not only delicious in taste but also contains many essential health boosting elements. The red flesh of watermelon is a rich source of lycopene, a powerful phytonutrient, which overcomes free…