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Dong Quai As A Natural Herbal Remedy For Hypothyroidism
Full fo stories: There are many options available but very little true science to support the claims made. Topical silicone gel sheeting, pressure, and massage are the two most consistent treatments allium cepa (onion peel extract) has some weak evidence supporting its use. Other products such as aloe vera, vitamin e. Coca butter, lanolin, etc are often recommended but without evidence other than anecdote. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Natural not Natural: Most natural methods are not very natural. Taking plant hormones to control pcos is not advised. Anything you take that your body doesn't produce is not natural. Pcos is a complicated disease that requires accurate diagnosis and proper treatment not only for reproductive health but overall health. Read more
I am on 50mg sertraline is it ok to take Kalms a herbal remedy with hops valerin and gentian natural plant remedy?
I am on 50mg sertraline for anxiety and depression is it ok to take Kalms a herbal remedy with hops valerin and gentian natural plant remedy?
Weak uterus: Aspirin is used for its anti clotting properties and there is some debate whether or not it actually helps prevent pregnancy loss. There are many herbs that can help and maybe seeing a naturopath or a chinese medicine specialist can help. You should ask your doctor why is your uterus weak? It doesn't sound like a medical condition unless (s)he means your cervix, and that is treatable by a cerclage. Read more
The cause of the: Pain needs to be delineated a little better before remedy can be recommended. Read more
Good sleep hygiene: Is very important. 1. Keep a regular bedtime & wakening time (to include weekends). Get up the same time each day, regardless of what time you fell asleep. 2. Make a regular, relaxing bedtime routine. Relaxing rituals prior to bedtime may include a warm bath or shower, aromatherapy, reading, or listening to gentle music. 3. Sleep in a dark, quiet, cool room on comfortable mattress & pillows. 4. >. Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I'm sure: There is, as there are herbal "cures" for everything in the world. Unfortunately, almost none of them work, which is why there are so many. Check w/your doctor for real medical advice. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. Read more
Doesn't exist: Many people believe that "herbal" means "safe" and "no side effects", and manufacturers encourage that myth. But many substances, such as poison ivy, are "herbal", and you don't want them anywhere near their skin. Furthermore, the product with no possible side effects, herbal or not, does not exist. Don't waste your money on "no side effect" remedies; they don't work, and do have side effects. Read more
How can my wife mitigate her hypothyroidism. Any drugs or natural treatment for her? She is 6 months pregnant with a girl.
Cold Remedies: For sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). You can gargle w aloe vera juice a couple of times per day.* for congestion – saline nose drops or a neti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect ; mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey ; a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Read more
Try Enzyte: Try enzyte. You can get it at any GNC or other vitamin store outlet, etc. Read more
None: And do not let anyone sell you any herbal remedies. Talk to your doctor. Read more