From our list of herbs and spices, the following are recommended for Hepatitis:
- Blue-Green Algae
- Dong Quai
- Kava Kava
Natural Cures and Remedies for Hepatitis
Hartwell, J.L., Plants Used Against Cancer: A Survey, Quarterman Publications, Inc., Lawrence, MA, 1982.
The basic causes of heart diseases are wrong dietary habits, faulty style of living and various stresses. The famous Framingham Heart Study of the National Heart and Lung Institute identified seven major risk factors in coronary heart disease. These are : (i) elevated blood levels of cholesterol, triglycerides and other fatty substances ( ii) elevated blood pressure (iii) elevated blood uric acid levels (mainly caused by high protein diet), (iv) certain metabolic disorders, notably diabetes, (v) obesity, (vi) smoking, and (vii) lack of physical exercise. Each or a combination of these risk factors can contribute to heart disease. Most of them are of dietary origin. These risk factors can be controlled by changing one’s life style and readjusting the diet.
Blue-Green Algae, Comfrey, Dong Quai, Kava Kava
Asafoetida powder is popular in Indian cooking, and it is often used to enhance the flavor of the other spices in a dish rather than imparting strong flavor of its own. The powder goes well with vegetable dishes and helps to make them more robust.The patient should be put on a fruit juice fast for a week. The juice of lemon, grapes, pear, carrot, beet, and sugarcane can be taken. A hot enema should be taken daily during the fast to ensure regular bowel elimination, thereby preventing the absorption of decomposed, poisonous material into the blood stream. The fruit juice fast may be discontinued after the severity of the disease is over and a simple diet may be resumed on the following lines : On rising : A glass of warm water mixed with two teaspoons of lime juice. To begin with, fill the device with water below the recommended level. This will give less resistance and allow you to familiarize yourself with the exercises. As you become comfortable, you can increase the water level for more resistance.
The main causes of dandruff are : impairment of general health, toxic condition of the system brought on mainly by wrong feeding, constipation and lowered vitality due to infectious diseases.