Constipation is a very common digestive disorder worldwide with approximately 2.5 million people visiting doctors annually due to this problem. Constipation, which is characterized by difficulty in passing bowels due to hardened feces, is as a result of slowed movement of stool in the digestive tract. An individual can be said to be constipated if they produce less than three bowel movements in a week. Even though it is not a serious illness, constipation can be very uncomfortable. It is, therefore, crucial that one understands some of home remedies that can be used to deal with this problem. Luckily, there are a lot of natural and readily available products that have proven to be effective in dealing with constipation. Firstly, though, you will need to understand the causes of this problem to help you in preventing it in the first place.

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Natural Treatment of Lice: Lice are tiny insects that lays eggs on the scalp of the head and suck blood from it. They are contagious as they pass on easily through direct contact with an infected individual. It is common in children due to the close-knit relationship they have while playing. It is not related to one being dirty as it is assumed in most communities. It can affect anyone irrespective of race and gender. Causes Common cause of lice is direct /indirect contact with an individual. While direct contact would transfer lice directly, indirect contact through the use of personal items such as combs, headphones, and head wrappers among others also cause lice. It also live in beddings, upholstered furniture, and clothing and can easily move from one body to the other. Here are some natural treatments for lice that are effective in eliminating lice.

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There is nothing as sacred as a person’s sexual life. Even for the mentally ill, rarely would you find one talking or revealing their personal sexual issues. Well, this is naturally good to keep societal morals, but when it comes to erectile dysfunction, there is need to openly talk about it with a medical practitioner. You can’t get help if your problem stays hidden. It has become so serious to the population that marriages or relationships break up for it. The problem is that a good number of people are yet to understand what erectile dysfunction is all about creating an even bigger problem. What is Erectile Dysfunction? It is the failure of a person to get an erection. Normally, a man’s penis fills with blood in response to sexual attraction. However, due to some reason or the other, one’s penis can fail to make an erection thus making it difficult to have sex with their partner. It was considered to be synonym of impotence, but researches have shown that impotence is a more serious condition that is difficult to handle. However, erectile dysfunction can be treated with an understanding of its cause.

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Skin is a reflection of health. A skin full of whiteheads, blackheads and acne indicate oxidative damage, hormonal imbalance, and poor nutrition. Every year tens of millions of Americans suffer from acne breakout. While genetics play a crucial role in skin health, proper care, adequate hydration, a good diet and regular exercise enhance skin health. It is not uncommon to find people constantly struggling to get rid of blackheads, whiteheads, and acne. Acne could be mild or severe, and it outbreaks on face, chest, back and arms. In severe cases of acne, a person may get permanent scars, which may lead to low self-esteem. Prescription drugs and topical medicines may improve symptoms of acne, but bring potential side effects. Through natural treatments, acne could be reduced and scarring minimized.

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Chinese Alternative Medicine or most commonly known as traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is the use of different mind and body practices as well as herbal medicines to prevent and treat various health problems. It is over 2,000 years old and originated in Eastern Asian regions like China, Vietnam, Japan, Korea and Tibet. These are ancient practices that are usually designed to restore balance and harmony in the human body. TCM stimulates the body’s natural curative powers. Today, many people use it as a complementary health approach.

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Fever occurs when the hypothalamus makes the set-point of normal body temperature to rise higher. When this occurs, you will begin to experience a chilling or shivering sensation that will prompt you to saddle yourself in warmer garments. Ultimately this culminates in a higher body temperature. The ideal body temperature usually fluctuates at different times of the day. It’s lower in the morning and higher at the evening. 37oC is widely considered to be the normal body temperature, but it can vary from 36o C to 37.2o C. There are several factors, which can influence body temperature including menstrual cycles (for women) and even intensive workout regimens.

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Knee pain is one of the most common medical complaints in existence and it usually arises from continual attrition of the knee joint. This condition can be experienced by both the young and old, but women are more susceptible to it than men. The discomfort it triggers originates from the bony structures and tissues, which make up the knee joint. This includes the femur, fibula, tibia, tendons, cartilage and ligament. Let us now look at some of the causes for knee pain that are prevalent. Injuries - Any injury sustained by the knee can adversely affect the ligaments, tendons and even fluid filled sacs, which encompass the knee joint.

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Snoring affects several people world over. Almost everyone wheezes once in a while. Indeed, even an infant or an adored pet may wheeze! Besides the disturbing sound that it makes, snoring unfavorably influences the amount and quality of sleep of affected person. Although there are several medicines available in the market which claim to reduce snoring, one must evaluate their effectiveness and side effects. Natural remedies for snoring are easy to use and they work on addressing internal issues leading to snoring. Most naturopaths advise consuming below mentioned fresh, home grown natural items for maximum benefits.

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