PCOS: It’s All About the Sugar

Whether recently diagnosed or suffering for years, there is a particular four letter word that has come to plague many of us: PCOS. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, or PCOS, affects 6-10 percent of reproductive-age women; it is one of the most common causes of irregular ...

Living Ayurveda: Your Guide to Summer Living

Summer is here; in the world of Ayurveda, that means an increase in Pitta dosha. Pitta is one of the three doshas, or functional energies, in the Ayurvedic system. Pitta, along with Vataand Kapha, form the three primary energies of transformation, movement and ...

Women and Health

Society has changed today, and there is less difference between a man and women. Women today are better empowered and more on an equal footing as men. But this has caused more stress on women trying to balance more responsibilities at home and outside. ...

When Life Gives You Lyme, Squeeze It Out of Your Life

holistic treatment approach is needed to fight Lyme disease, which is a complex multi-symptom disease. A right diet, state of mind, quality of sleep, yoga, meditation and Ayurveda can all help cure this disease.Lyme disease is caused by a bacterium named Borrelia that ...

The Spice Drawer Challenge: Discover the Superpowers in Small Jars

Spring brings a sense of renewal and freshness and a desire to shed the layers of heavy coats and sweaters, extra pounds of sluggishness, the winter debris from the yards, and the old clutter from our homes. One little space that tends to get overlooked in the grand ...

Using Turmeric to Fight Inflammation An Ancient Herb Gains Modern Respect

Inflammation is quite the buzzword these days and there are good reasons for that. Most modern-day Western diseases are rooted in excess inflammation in the body. This may include diseases such as cancer, type 2 diabetes, autoimmune disorders, asthma, ...