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Protection against osteoporosis and osteopenia
A clinical study conducted at Florida State University (FSU) and published in Aging Research Review suggests that dried plums may be able to reverse osteoporosis in post-menopausal women.
Those women that were asked to eat 100 grams of dried plums per day had improved bone formation markers after only three months, compared to a control group who were eating 75 grams of dried apples. These health benefits…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 30, 2012 at 7:08pm — No Comments
Earlier days, it was common belief that non-vegetarian diet is superior to vegetarian diet. People used to think that non-vegetarian diet provides us more power and it is full of energetic ingredients. This theory attracted more and more people and ultimately a large number of people of the world adopted non-vegetarian diet. But now this concept is changing.…
Added by Ravishankar.G on January 29, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
In our daily lives, in midst of our worries we sometimes forget to laugh and have a good time. The story below highlights how one can change the vibration in the environment and therefore benefit from it.
I was in a hurry to go some place and wanted the lift to arrive soon; you know the moment when you want to hurry but time stays still. Well the lift stopped at the floor I was at and there was this cute guy waiting inside; mind you he looked in a hurry too. We exchanged smiles and…Continue
Lemon (Citrus) is 10,000 times stronger than chemotherapy to kill cancer cells
Just cut 2-3 thin slices of lemon in a cup/containner and add drinking water will become "alkaline water", drink for the whole day, just by adding drinking water. Take it as drinking water every day is good for everybody.
The surprising benefits of lemon!
Institute of Health Sciences, 819 N. L.L.C. Charles Street Baltimore , MD 1201.
This is the latest in medicine,…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 27, 2012 at 2:44pm — No Comments
Overcoming Urinary Incontinence - Stop Unwanted Urine Leakage and the Frequent “Urge to Go”—and Feel Confident Again!
Recently I was out to lunch with a friend, when she got really quiet and confided something she was too shy to mention to her doctor. She was finding that nearly every time she laughed, coughed, or sneezed, she would experience urine leakage. This was something she hadn’t experienced since pregnancy, and it was uncomfortable and…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 25, 2012 at 6:54pm — No Comments
HOW LONG IT TAKES TO DECOMPOSE – Related to Global Green House Effect.
Just think about the below list before you are throwing something to the soil. It is related to Global Green House Effect.
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO DECOMPOSE
Paper Towel - 2-4 weeks
Banana Peel - 3-4 weeks
Paper Bag - 1 month
Newspaper - 1.5 months
Apple Core - 2…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 25, 2012 at 11:39am — No Comments
Cut Your Cancer Risk in Half!
State-of-the-Science Research Report Uncovers a Long-Forgotten Nutrient that Not Only Halts Cancer's Progress—
but Banishes it from Your Body Forever
Newly revealed studies prove that a specific nutrient can prevent, halt, and reverse cancer's deadly path. Armed with the right form and dosage of this nutrient, you could protect yourself against a dreaded disease that…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 24, 2012 at 5:05pm — No Comments
Arjuna herb has shown promising success in decreasing the persistence of angina attacks.
Did You Know... that the bark of a 2,500-year-old Indian tree reduces angina by 50% just as well as (if not better than) nitroglycerine ... lowers blood pressure and LDL cholesterol ... and helps shed excess body weight as well?
An herbal remedy extracted from the bark of the Indian evergreen tree,…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 24, 2012 at 5:02pm — No Comments
Dr Darius H Umrigar MD(AM)
THE ANT & THE CONTACT LENS!!!
Brenda was almost halfway to the top of the tremendous granite cliff. She was standing on a ledge where she was taking a breather during this, her first rock climb. As she rested there, the safety rope snapped against her eye and knocked out her contact lens .
"Great", she thought. "Here I am on a rock ledge, hundreds of feet from the bottom and hundreds of feet to the top of this cliff, and now my sight is…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 23, 2012 at 2:35pm — No Comments
Arthritis comes in many forms, but none are more common than osteoarthritis, also known as OA and degenerative joint disease. Osteoarthritis occurs when the cartilage inside a joint begins to show signs of wear, resulting in pain, inflammation and limited mobility. The disease can strike nearly any joint in the body, although it tends to develop in the hands, neck, feet and weight-bearing joints, such as the hips, spine and knees. Osteoarthritis…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 20, 2012 at 4:26pm — No Comments
Within everyone is the source of all truth.
This Light within acts as the Inner Master in guiding our consciousness. Attuning ourselves to this inner guidance enlightens awareness. Following an outer master leads one into slavery, but the Inner Master leads one into true freedom because it is one's own true self and teaches us self-mastery.
Everyone has access to the Inner Master and through practice and experience a close attunement to this inner guidance may be…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 20, 2012 at 3:58pm — No Comments
The thyroid gland is found in the neck just below the "Adam's apple." It is responsible for producing thyroid hormone which stimulates the metabolism of the body.
The Foundation for Alternative and Integrative Medicine makes it a priority to study the latest in therapies for issues which create chronic and degenerative diseases. One of these imbalances of the body includes auto-immune thyroid,…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 20, 2012 at 11:38am — No Comments
Life is more accurately measured by the lives
you touch than the things you acquire.
One stormy night many years ago, an elderly man and his wife entered the lobby of a small hotel in Philadelphia. Trying to get out of the rain, the couple approached the front desk hoping to get some shelter for the night.
"Could you possibly give us a room here?" the husband asked. The clerk, a friendly man with a…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 12, 2012 at 5:47pm — No Comments
The Science of Stress
From gift shopping to party planning and visiting loved ones, the seemingly endless demands on time and the energy...
In the mid-20th century, endocrinologist Hans Selye coined the term “stress,” and described his theory that the chronic, unrelieved kind can cause disease. The idea that something ephemeral — an emotion — could have an impact on the physical was a radical idea at the time. Still, it came to be…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 12, 2012 at 3:45pm — No Comments
While many foods taste great, they are also powerful healers in a vibrant multicolor disguise. The best healing remedies also taste fabulous (I can’t say that about any prescription medications). Plus, foods won’t cause the nasty common side effects that most drugs cause.
Muraleedharan Nair, PhD, professor of natural products and chemistry at Michigan State…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 12, 2012 at 3:25pm — No Comments
The seaweed secret to healthy gums
Gingivitis is a pesky, irritating, and extremely serious problem. It's characterized by inflamed, bleeding gums, but the damage it causes doesn't stop in your mouth. In fact, it can trigger a chain reaction that increases your risk of heart disease and stroke.
But there is a solution--another amazing discovery fresh from Mother Nature.
A group of scientists from…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 11, 2012 at 4:21pm — No Comments
Meditation found to increase brain size
Mental calisthenics bulk up some layers
Sara Lazar (center) talks to research assistant Michael Treadway and technologist Shruthi Chakrapami about the results of experiments showing that meditation can increase brain size.
People who meditate grow bigger brains than those who don’t.
Researchers at Harvard, Yale, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have found the first evidence…Continue
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 11, 2012 at 3:26pm — No Comments
I’ve helped thousands of women look and feel more beautiful at my clinic over the years.
And I know it’s important to you to keep your eye area looking nice and clean with proper eyebrow grooming.
But there’s something important you should know.
A little refinement with a pair of tweezers is one thing. But if the outer third of your eyebrow is starting to fall out on its own, that’s a different story.
Added by Dr Darius Homi Umrigar M.D.(A.M) on January 10, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments