The Differences of Type 1 Diabetes and Type 2 Diabetes

the-differences-of-type-1-diabetes-and-type-2-diabetes

Every year approximately, 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes for a total of about 30 million adults. Alarmingly, close to 7 million people are undiagnosed. Type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes are chronic medical conditions with no cures; however, there are differences of type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes....

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chrysanthemum-a-gentle-flower-with-an-array-of-possibilities

Even the word – Chrysanthemum – is a gentle reminder of the bright flower itself, its petals washing over you, with feeling. Mum is sometimes the nickname. In the U.S., it is widely known, of course, as a flower dotting the landscape or outside a home. Yet this gentle flower is a dynamo with a rainbow of possibilities and has been studied for centuries for its widespread impact on health....

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finding-a-herbal-way-to-deal-with-the-pain-of-rheumatoid-arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that causes pain and swelling in joints, affecting millions of people around the world. While there is no cure for the disease, various Chinese herbal medicines have been used for different aspects of rheumatoid arthritis or various symptoms or stages of the disease, such as when pain moves in different directions, the severity of the pain. Often, herb...

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radix-bupleuri

Radix Bupleuri (Chai Hu) is also known by the common names Thorowax Root, Hare's Ear Root, Bupleurum Root, Red Thorowax Root, and Asian Buplever Root. The herb is the dried root of Bupleurum chinense DC. or Bupleurum scorzonerifolium Willd., which are perennial umbelliferous plants. The whole plant is harvested in spring and autumn. Fibrous roots and aerial parts are removed. The...

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alternative-medicine-for-systemic-lupus-erythematosus

Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a chronic autoimmune disease in which the body's immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissue in many parts of the body. SLE is characterized by the production of anti-nuclear antibodies (ANAs) in the blood of patients in association with a diverse array of clinical manifestations. SLE can affect many parts of the body, including joints, skin, kidney, heart...

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