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What is the most effective natural substitute for Valium?

What is the most effective natural substitute for Valium?

Meditation: Mindfullness meditation and healthy breathing patterns along w/ a serious evaluation of the stress in your life are what comes to mind. Valium is often best for a specific unavoidable stressful time - funerals, court appearances, etc. Maintaining serenity in a stressful life takes mature awareness and eliminating unnecessary stressors. Therapy might help you to figure it out. ...Read more

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Why sugar is harmful for our bodies? And how can we substitute by a natural sugar?

Why sugar is harmful for our bodies? And how can we substitute by a natural sugar?

We need sugar: Sugar is the "currency" of energy in our bodies. We need it. But we do not need to eat it. Our bodies can make it from other substances. Sugar is dangerous when we eat too much of it or if our body cannot use it properly because of a disease called diabetes. Diabetes is more common among people who eat too much sugar and who are overweight. Best advice: Eat food, but not too much, mainly plants. ...Read more

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Are there natural substitutes for gastro paresis?

Are there natural substitutes for gastro paresis?

Gastroparesis....: ....Is also known as delayed emptying of the stomach. It's a condition, from multiple causes, where the stomach doesn't empty properly into the intestines. I suspect you meant to ask something else. ...Read more

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Is there a safe, natural substitute for granular white sugar that more healthy and not carcinogenic? Excluding honey.

Is there a safe, natural substitute for granular white sugar that more healthy and not carcinogenic? Excluding honey.

Sugar: In moderation, sugar in not unhealthy and not carcinogenic. It is not clear if the sugar substitutes are any healthier. Moderation is the key.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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What is a natural substitute for a sleeping pill?

What is a natural substitute for a sleeping pill?

Natural sleep aids: You can try the following
1inositol
2melatonin
3valerian root extract
4l tryprophan
5magnesium
6 hot bath before going to sleep
7doxylamine
8diphenylhydramine
9chamomile
10kava kava
all these have been recommended and some work better than others and some have side effects, you can educate yourself about the dosage and some side effects for these as these areoutside the jurisdiction of fda. ...Read more

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Is there any possible home remedies or natural substitutes to Muscerol2?

Is there any possible home remedies or natural substitutes to Muscerol2?

Muscle pain?: This is a place where alternative therapies have a good chance of working. Pain is affected by perception. Relaxation techniques, stretching, heat, and probably some aromatherapies may help with spasm or pain. See answers on alternative therapies for muscle pain/spasm ...Read more

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What are the best natural substitutes for anabolic steroids? At 47yrs I have low production of testosterone but still train

What are the best natural substitutes for anabolic steroids? At 47yrs I have low production of testosterone but still train

None: There are no "good" natural substitutes for testosterone - virtually all otc preps are taken orally and increase one's risk of peliosis hepatis/hepatitis/liver cancer, in addition to further suppressing one's native testosterone production. You should be seen by a urologist or endocrinologist. (very common - occurs in 1/4 men in our lifetimes...). ...Read more

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My 8 month baby has constipation. Doctors gave him lactulose. Is it safe and for how long we need to give it? Is there any natural substitutes exists?

My 8 month baby has constipation. Doctors gave him lactulose. Is it safe and for how long we need to give it? Is there any natural substitutes exists?

Definitely: Offering oatmeals, barley fruits and vegetables. Water in between feedings. Avoid apples, bananas, rice cereals and carrots, they are constipating. Parents oftentimes give them together and everyday and not aware of the effect on the baby's bowels! ...Read more

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Is there anything I can use as a natural home substitute for pancrease (pancrelipase)?

Is there anything I can use as a natural home substitute for pancrease (pancrelipase)?

Don't waste your $!: Assuming you have a normal functioning pancreas (that makes bicarbonate, (sodium bicarbonate) digestive enzymes, & insulin) then you don't need to supplement pancreatic products. Otc "enzymes" are often inadequately regulated as to amount & efficacy, & can actually hurt the intestines when taken in high dose unnecessarily for a prolonged time. Instead, see your doctor to address if you are maldigesting your food. ...Read more

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Are there any pesseries made from natural materials?

Are there any pesseries made from natural materials?

Not that I know: Of but if you are 45 and need a pessary you are much better off having the proper surgery by someone who does a lot of them, if your doc doesn't then your doc should refer you. ...Read more

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How to abort the natural way?

How to abort the natural way?

Abortion: I would not attempt an abortion without medical supervision. ...Read more

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What is natural & artificially flavored?

What is natural & artificially flavored?

Natural comes from: Fruit, vegetables, etc. That nature makes for us. Artificial is human made, typically chemicals. So, butter is natural and margarine is artificial. I'd rather trust a cow than a chemist. Natural is safer but just because something is natural doesn't mean it's always good for us. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Docs, is there any natural beautification methods?

Docs, is there any natural beautification methods?

Yes: It's called eating a healthy, sensible diet sufficient to give you the nutrients and calories you need without making you fat, and getting enough exercise to be well-toned and lean. Everything else is essentially a waste of your time and money. ...Read more

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