ADHD: Suggestions

ADHD suggestions

ADHD or attention deficit disorder is a condition effecting young school aged children, especially boys. Most importantly, children with this condition are unable to control their behavior and lack the ability to pay attention.  Estimates show that 3-5 percent of children have ADHD.  ADHD is a commonly diagnosed childhood behavior..  It usually extends into adult life and causes …

Vinegar: An Excellent Home Remedy

the benefits of apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar or ACV is an excellent home remedy and should be used for many our health challenges. Apple Cider Vinegar; controls our blood sugar, prevents colds, helps with weight loss, and eliminates dandruff and acne.  Just a small dose with water does wonders. There are different types of vinegar, but this writing is limited …

Melatonin: A Helpful Hormone

benefits of melatonin

Melatonin is a helpful hormone, produced in the pineal gland. Generally speaking , it is the natural sleeping solution.  However, there are more benefits to this hormone that can support your health and well being. Heartburn Melatonin has the remarkable ability to subdue stomach acid and consequently guard the esophagus. This process prevents the effects of gastric …

Benefits of Vitamin C: Good to Know

Benefits of Vitamin C

The benefits of vitamin C are numerous.  Vitamin C is classified as an essential vitamin.  This means that vitamin C is not produced by our bodies.  However, you can get vitamin C several from foods.  These foods contain vitamin C:   bell peppers, kale, broccoli, kiwi, spinach and oranges.   Antioxidant and Vitamin C Vitamin C protects the body by supporting the …

Do You Have a Cold or Is It the Flu?

Is it a cold or the flu?

Do you have a cold or is it the flu?  Both illnesses are viral.  However, there are differences. If you know the signs you can decide whether you need to see or doctor or settle on bed rest. Flu Symptoms. As a rule, flu symptoms don’t tarry. They occur right away.  Signs of the flu include: High fever Muscle and joint …

Biracial Hair: How to Manage It

Biracial Hair how to manage it

Biracial hair, and how to manage it will become a breeze after reading this article.  Managing biracial hair takes time and gentle handling.  Textured hair cannot be washed daily. You cannot get it to shine with lots of thick oil.   To help understand biracial hair it is important to know how it is structured. Biracial Hair  Biracial or …

Blended Families: Coping, Finding Solutions

Blended Families: Coping

Blended families are reminiscent of the television series The Brady Bunch (depending on your age). On television the Brady family appears to live life without much effort. It must be nice!  On the other hand, one main difference between your blended family and the Brady Bunch is that you never see an episode that includes the …

Turmeric: The Natural Medicine

turmeric the natural medicine

Turmeric, the natural medicine,  provides a great benefit that aids in blood purification, skin care and healing for open wounds.   Anti Inflammatory Benefit and Turmeric A study was conducted over a period of eight weeks.  One hundred and seventeen people who suffered from metabolic syndrome participated in the study.  Hence, half of the people were given a placebo …