Author Archives: Aline Rola

How to Get Your Own Florida Medical Marijuana Card

Here in the state of Florida, marijuana is already legal to be used for medical treatment. Many people have been using medical marijuana to help with their medical conditions and it is proven to be effective. Since marijuana is still considered as part of addictive substances, it requires specific permit to use marijuana for medical treatment. You need to have… Read more »

Energy-healing Therapy

Energy, either physical or mental, is the very life blood of an individual. It has been observed that a physically and mentally energetic person surpasses all kinds of difficulties easily, and excels in life. All energy-healing techniques and therapies are aimed at reducing stress and anxiety, and providing physical, as well as mental relaxation. They not only provide relief from… Read more »

Ways to Save Money on Prescription Medications

Due to the incessant rise of prices of all the ‘essential-for-survival’ goods, saving money has become the need of the hour. Frugal behavior is no longer treated as cheesy, in fact, it has become a new trend that everybody loves to follow. Speaking in terms of market behavior, tradesmen are becoming smarter at their trade by playing the same game… Read more »

Everyday Fashion That Can Damage Your Health

“A heavy bag may cause the shoulder and upper back to bend forward, possibly increasing stress to the neck and lower back. If carrying a heavy bag regularly is unavoidable, switch shoulders periodically, to more evenly distribute the stress.” ― Dr. David Geier, Orthopedic Surgeon and Director of Sports Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Being trendy… Read more »

Flower Essence Therapy

There are many therapies which promote a sense of emotional and physical well-being. There are massage therapies, aromatherapy, meditation techniques, yoga, etc. which help to establish a sense of total well-being. Flower essence therapy is a similar type of approach. However, this therapy is unique as it involves the use of vibrational healing, which is one of its own kind…. Read more »

What Do Your Nails Reveal About Your Health?

Did You Know… ….the nails on each of your fingers grow at a different rate, with those on the longest finger growing the fastest. Your nails are basically dead proteins, and made of keratin – the same substance that makes up the horns, hooves, and claws of animals. But human nails are different -they are just a translucent cover over… Read more »

Benefits of Care Farming

Benjamin Rush (1746-1813) was one of the first medical scientists who referred to the positive effects of horticultural practice on the well-being of the mentally diseased. In recent years, the concept of care farming has become extremely popular. It employs farming practices for therapeutic uses. It allows people who need to recover from physical and mental problems to stay and… Read more »

Emodin: Benefits and Side Effects

Emodin is a plant resin that occurs in a variety of plants including rhubarb, buckthorn and Japanese knotweed. It is a natural anthraquinone derivative that is also found in Chinese herbs like Rheum palmatum. Emodin obtained from the roots of this plant is a yellowish-orange powder and has shown a promising potential for various medical uses. The plant resin has… Read more »

Medical Glossary – Definitions of Medical Terms

List of Medical Terminology – Glossary of Medical Terms with Definitions A medical glossary containing a list of medical terminology and medical terms definitions can be useful in many ways. For instance, you can refer to it for common medical terms that your physician may have used at an appointment you had with him/her, which you may not have understood… Read more »