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1.Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), a hormone produced by the adrenal glands, is the most abundant hormone in the steroid family found in the bloodstream. Your body uses DHEA as the starting material for making the sex hormones testosterone and estrogen. A meaningful body of evidence indicates that DHEA might be helpful for the autoimmune disease lupus...
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2.Sexual Dysfunction in Women
Although male sexual problems have long been the subject of intensive medical research, the equivalent problems in women have received relatively little attention until recently. The tremendous commercial success of the drug Viagra has lately prompted pharmaceutical companies to focus attention on finding a comparable treatment for women. Loss of l...
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3.Lupus
Systemic lupus erythematosus (also known as SLE, or just lupus) is an autoimmune disease that primarily affects women of childbearing age. Its cause is unknown, but is believed to involve both genetic inheritance and factors in the environment. Whatever the cause, people with SLE develop antibodies against substances in their own bodies, including ...
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4.Sjogren s Syndrome
Sjogren syndrome (SS) is a disorder of the immune system. The body s immune system mistakenly attacks its own tissue. In this case it, it affects the mucus membranes and certain glands. These glands produce moisture such as tears, saliva, and sweat. Common symptoms include dry eyes, dry mouth, problems swallowing, swollen glands, and dental cavitie...
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5.Wild Yam
Various species of wild yam grow throughout North and Central America and Asia. Traditionally, this herb has been used as a treatment for indigestion, coughs, morning sickness, gallbladder pain, menstrual cramps, joint pain, and nerve pain. ref1 1 The main use of wild yam in the United States today, however, is based on a fundamental misconce...
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6.Eating Disorders
Eating disorders are abnormal eating patterns that have harmful effects on overall health. They can impact social, psychological, and physical well-being. Severe forms can be life-threatening. Eating disorders include: Eating disorders are most commonly identified in teenage girls and young adult women, but can occur in men as well. The goal of tre...
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7.Seniors Health
Many seniors today are interested in natural medicine options. In this article, we discuss the issues of particular importance to this age group. Marginal nutritional deficiencies occur more often in older people than in most other age groups. For this reason, many seniors could benefit from enhancing nutrition. For information on this topic, see /...
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8.Corticosteroids
Corticosteroid drugs (also known as glucocorticoids) act like the naturally occurring adrenal hormone cortisone in the body. They are strong anti-inflammatory and immune-suppressant medications used in many inflammatory and autoimmune conditions, such as /tnp/pg000274 doc 21511 rheumatoid arthritis , /tnp/pg000179 doc 21428 asthma , /tnp/condition/...
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9.General Wellness
It is one of the cardinal principles of natural medicine that treatment should aim not only to treat illness but also to enhance wellness. According to this ideal, a proper course of treatment should improve your sense of general well-being, enhance your immunity to illness, raise your physical stamina, and increase mental alertness, as well as res...
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10.Phenothiazines
Phenothiazine drugs are primarily used for the treatment of schizophrenia and other forms of psychosis. Medications in this family include Preliminary studies suggest that phenothiazine drugs might deplete the body of coenzyme Q 10 (CoQ 10 ). ref1 1,2 While there is as yet no evidence that taking CoQ 10 supplements provides any specific benefit, su...
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