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Saturday, January 12, 2013
May be your often hear the hepatitis word. May be you also often ask in your mind, hepatitis what is it? Hepatitis is one of the liver diseases that are caused by virus, medications and toxic agent. Hepatitis commonly can divide into hepatitis A, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C. Each type is caused by the different virus. But the symptoms are similar. To determine what type of hepatitis that happen to you, it should be done medical diagnoses include: blood test, CT scan and biopsy. It is depending on symptoms. How can you get hepatitis? There are various ways you get hepatitis depend on many factors include receive blood from donor, free sex, poor hygiene, poor sanitary, drug abuse, from mother to her baby, using needles that contaminated by hepatitis virus. The common symptoms of hepatitis include symptoms like flu, loss appetite, jaundice, dark urine and more.
Home remedies to fight hepatitis
- Reishi mushroom.
This fungus is powerful to improve the endurance system and also improve the liver function.
- Milk Thistle seeds
This herb is also known as liver tonic. The active ingredients in Milk Thistle seeds is known as silymarin. This substance is very effective to overcome liver disease such as acute viral hepatitis, chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis and toxin-induced liver damage. This plant widely found in America and Europe. It can repair the liver damage caused by toxic chemical and medications. Besides used as traditional medication, its root can also uses as food. The root can be eaten raw, boiled and also roasted.
- Dandelion root
Dandelion is also one of the herbs that used to overcome the liver problems including hepatitis. The herb can reduce the liver problems such as reduce the inflammation and lesion that happen in the liver. Dandelion can be served as tea from the leaves or the root. Its fiber also very useful to absorbed the toxin and remove it from the body.
- Black seed oil
The oil has superior properties such as anti bacterial, anti viral, anti tumor and anti inflammatory and anti histamine for allergic. This oil is also very effective to improve liver function and reduce the hepatitis symptoms such as jaundice, fatigue, instability emotions and others.
- Boldo leaves
This herb has long been known as liver tonic, has anti biotic properties, anti inflammatory, diuretic and laxative. This herb contains various anti oxidants such as boldine, camphor, limonene, beta-pinene and coumarin. These active ingredients can be used to prevent and treat various disease such as indigestion, and other disease is caused by parasites such as expel worms, to treat colds, syphilis and gonorrhea. Before use this herbs consult with healthcare practition to avoid contra indication and effects of interaction with other drugs.
Fasting is not eating and drink for certain time. This method is powerful to cleanse your liver from toxin. This condition also gives the chance to your liver to restore itself.
Eat proper food
To improve your liver function you should run proper diet. Normally liver need sugar and fat to run its function. But at hepatitis conditions, your liver cannot run its functions properly. So you should control your diet. You should limit the fatty food. You should also avoid alcohol, spicy food, and caffeine. To improve the liver functions, you should eat food that rich in vitamin and minerals, omega 3, protein, complex carbohydrates. These foods are widely available in fruits and vegetables, fish, nuts, grain and more.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Prostatitis is the inflammation that occur on prostate that caused by bacterial infection or non bacterial infection. Pain and hard to urination is the common symptoms. Other symptoms include fever, cold, pain in the scrotum, penis, pain during ejaculation and pain at the abdomen. It can also without symptoms. There are four kinds of prostatitis include acute bacterial prostatitis, chronic bacterial prostatitis, chronic pelvic syndrome and asymptomatic inflammatory. To differentiate the type of prostatitis it should be done several diagnose include urine test, blood test, CT scan, and X ray. The choice of test is depending on the condition. Medically the prostatitis treatment is done by using medicine drugs and some therapy. Physician also suggests using home remedies and changing in life style such as below:
- Bath with warm water
- Comfortable sit. You can sit on pillow or inflatable pillow to reduce the pressure to your prostate
- Avoid alcohol, coffee and spicy food
- Avoid bicycling to reduce the pressure to your prostate
- Golden seals
This herb has antibiotic properties, very powerful to kill any kinds of bad bacteria, heal the inflammation of the urinary tract include in the prostate and reduce the swollen, pain syndrome in the prostate and overcome the bleeding in the internal organ.
The fruit is rich in lycopen, powerful to reduce the prostatitis symptoms such as dribbling. The anti oxidant is also very powerful to prevent the prostate cancer.
- Pumpkin seeds
The seeds have diuretic properties and rich in zinc. The mineral is very effective to improve the endurance. The seed can be consumed plain by remove the shell. You can also enjoy it as tea.
The other popular herbs to overcome the prostatic include saw palmetto and stinging nettle. The herbs are widely available in various packages such as powder, tea, capsule and others.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Enlarged prostate is one of the health problems that are experienced by many men. The prostate glands swollen usually happen at about 50 years old. The disease is also known as BPH. What is BPH prostate? BPH is the conditions that make the prostate tissue grow faster. This causes the prostate experience the enlargement. Medically this condition is handling by urologist. For severe condition may be done the surgery. Beside medical treatment you can also use herbs. The following are some herbs to deal with prostate enlargement.
The herbs have long been used to overcome the prostate enlargement. Saw palmetto can prevent the conversion of testosterone into dht. DHT is one hormone that triggers the prostate enlargement. The herbs also have many properties such as diuretic, decongestant, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic.
The herb has diuretic properties. It can also stop bleeding during the BPH treatment. According to many study, the herbs is effective to reduce the BPH symptoms. Nettle supplements usually made of leaves, stem and root. For BPH usually use the root. Like saw palmetto the chemical content in nettle works by affected the hormonal especially estrogen and testosterone. This herb is also slowing the formation of prostate cells. Nettle also often combine with other herbs like saw palmetto. The using of nettle should under the supervision of your doctor. These herbs can interaction with another herbs or drugs such as blood thinner, high blood pressure drugs, diabetes drugs and non steroid anti inflammatory drugs.
The herb has long been used by African people to improve the sex performance include to deal with enlarged prostate. The active ingredient in the herbs includes triterpenes, ferulic acid, phytosterols and tannins. These substances are powerful to overcome inflammatory, and decrease the androgen hormone.
The using of herbs is one alternative to relieve your pain related to prostate enlargement. Besides you also should run the healthy live with eat healthy food and exercise regularly.
Tuesday, January 1, 2013
What is BPH? BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia) is also known as benign prostatic hypertrophy. BPH is the term to describe the increasing of prostate size. This organ surrounds the urethra. Increasing the size of prostate will cause problem during urination and ejaculation. BPH is not cancerous. But the disease can increase the PSA level that lead to prostate cancer. Prostate enlarged can be detected by rectal exam, examine the urethra, prostate, and bladder using a cytoscope. The instrument is inserted through the penis. To overcome the benign prostatic hyperplasia can be done medically and natural treatment. Besides, you should also support with healthy diet. Selecting proper food can reduce and prevent the prostate enlargement symptoms.
Food that rich in vitamin C
Vitamin C is known as anti oxidant, very useful to improve the endurance and reduce the risk to BPH (prostatic hypertrophy). This food includes; bell peppers, broccoli, Brussels sprouts, kohlrabi, snow or snap peas, cauliflower, kale and tomato or vegetable juices.
Food that rich in zinc
Some expert says that food rich in zinc can improve the prostate function although the mechanism is not known exactly. This food include liver, shellfish, oysters, soy, pumpkin seeds, nuts, wheat germ, bran, milk, eggs, chicken, lentils, and peas.
Food with fiber
Food that rich in fiber can reduce the pressure from lower bowel. This food can also prevent the colon cancer. Food rich in fiber is widely available in fruit and vegetables.
Soy base food
This food can improve the hormone balance. The food includes tofu, miso soup, soy milk, soy beans, and vegetarian burgers. These foods are rich in phytosterol that can reduce the risk of the enlarged prostate.
The best choice for this food includes salmon, tuna, sardines, halibut and mackerel. This food is rich in omega 3. The fatty acid is known as natural anti inflammatory.
Avoid animal fat.
This food can increase the hormone sex and increase the risk the increasing of irritation on prostate. Sex hormone (testosterone) can change to DHT that cause the prostate enlarged.
Avoid alcohol and coffee.
Alcohol is beverage that high in calorie but there are no nutrients. This beverage can increase the zinc excretion.
Reduce to eat sugar food
Food that rich in sugar can inhibit the healing of BPH
Reduce dairy product such as; aged cheeses, Aged Cheddar, Swiss, Edam and Gouda.