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The root of the Chinese Clematis vine, Clematis chinensis has been used for centuries to treat arthritis. It is especially effective for arthritis that gets worse in cold and damp weather. A tincture of the root is used in China for patients with arthritis with good results. A decoction of the fresh leaves and small twigs is used effectively as a gargle for acute tonsillitis.
Natural medicine usually holds the theory that the condition is precipitated by food allergies, which can lead to hypersensitivity and heat in various parts of the body. Because of this, it may be beneficial to avoid dairy products, wheat, and eggs--which are all common allergens--for 3-4 weeks to see if there is an improvement in symptoms. Herbal support includes immune stimulants, anti-inflammatories for the mucous membranes, and antibacterial herbs.
Arthritis occurs when excess heat accumulates in the joints. The heat often arises from a diet high in red meat, spicy foods, stimulants like coffee, and foods containing refined sugar, or in cases of stress and overwork. The process often takes many years to develop, so it can take several years to reverse and eliminate the symptoms. An herbal treatment program can include phytosterol-containing herbal anti-inflammatories, immune stimulants, and cold and bitter heat-relieving herbs.
Rescue Remedy is the trademarked name of a combination of five Bach flower essences intended for use in emotional or psychological emergencies. It contains the essences of star of Bethlehem, rock rose....
Naturopathic medicine uses a combination of natural therapies to balance the patient's health and effectively treat anxiety.
Homeopathy are a natural and effective treatment for urinary bladder infections and urinary tract infections (UTIs), helping to relieve symptoms and prevent recurrent episodes.
Flower remedies are specially prepared flower essences, containing the healing energy of plants. They are prescribed according to a patient's emotional disposition, as ascertained by the theras....
Benign prostate hypertrophy (BPH) is a non-cancerous swelling of the prostate gland that may interfere with the flow of urine from the bladder in men. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) relies on methods that avoid the side effects of medication and surgery, such as acupuncture or herbal remedies, for treatment of the BPH.
Peonies are members of the same botanical family as the buttercup, Ranunculaceae, and belong to the genus . They originated in Asia, and have been cultivated in both Japan and China for at least seves....