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Ragweed allergy - Dr. Axe

Avoid This One Drink to Help Overcome Your Ragweed Allergy Symptoms

Living with a ragweed allergy can make life absolutely miserable for a good chunk of the year. The worst part? The most intense ragweed allergy symptoms seem to hit right when you should be enjoying the best of what the warmer months have to offer. When you’re dealing with ragweed allergies, poolside relaxation, vacationing by the ocean, hiking by a … Read More

Traditional Chinese Medicine - Dr. Axe

Traditional Chinese Medicine Benefits, Herbs & Therapies

Over the past several decades, Eastern alternative (also called complementary or integrated) medicine practices have continued to be adopted by conventional medical establishments in the U.S. and other Western nations. The Department of Complementary-Alternative Medicine at Medical University of South Carolina reports that according to a 2013 study of 3,200 physicians conducted by Health Products Research, more than 50 percent of … Read More

stem cell fillings - dr. axe

Stem Cell Fillings: A Revolutionary Dental Discovery

Did you know there’s a new type of dental filling that actually triggers your teeth to repair and regenerate themselves? It’s true. Researchers from Harvard University and the University of Nottingham recently developed a procedure known as stem cell fillings. In essence, it’s a regenerative dental filling that prompts the stem cells inside a person’s own tooth to heal itself. This is a revolutionary dental health discovery … Read More

Celiac disease diet - Dr. Axe

Celiac Disease Diet: Foods, Tips & Products to Avoid

Estimates show that rates of celiac disease diagnoses have risen by nearly 400 percent since the 1960s, and many health authorities speculate that there still may be a significant percentage of people living with undiagnosed celiac disease or similar problems.(1) In the U.S. and most other industrialized nations, slightly less than 1 percent of all adults have been diagnosed with celiac disease. … Read More

Swimmer's ear - Dr. Axe

Swimmer’s Ear Causes & Natural Remedies

The throbbing, pain and trouble hearing associated with swimmer’s ear infections affects about 3 percent to 5 percent of the population on a reoccurring basis and about 2 million individuals every year. Although children most often develop swimmer’s ear from swimming outdoors in oceans or lakes, adults can also get swimmer’s ear. In fact, swabbing the inside of the ears … Read More

dementia - dr. axe

8 Surprising Ways to Lower Your Dementia Risk

Dementia is an umbrella term for a group of symptoms caused by disorders that affect the brain, including devastating diseases like the most common form of dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, and lesser-known forms of dementia like Lewy body dementia. Even stroke can cause dementia. More than 5 million people in the U.S. alone are living with Alzheimer’s, so there’s a good chance you know … Read More

Alkaline diet - Dr. Axe

Alkaline Diet: The Key to Longevity and Fighting Chronic Disease?

There are all types of diets out there — some good, some bad — but there is perhaps no diet better for longevity and staving off disease than an alkaline diet. Don’t just take my word for it. A 2012 review published in the Journal of Environmental Health found that balancing your body’s pH through an alkaline diet can be helpful in … Read More

Itchy scalp - Dr. Axe

What an Itchy Scalp Means & How to Get Rid of It Naturally

Do you have an itch? Some scratch their heads while giving something some serious thought in a “hmm, let me think about that” sort of moment. But for many others, a serious scratching is desired because there is a genuine and persistent itch on the head, specifically an itchy scalp. Often, we assume it must be dandruff, a common problem, … Read More

Bradley method - Dr. Axe

6 Benefits of the Bradley Method, Including High Rate of Natural Birth Success

The CDC reports that in the U.S. today, and many other industrialized nations too, up to 70 percent of women (depending on the state) receive epidurals, spinal blocks or a combination of the two during child labor. It’s believed that only around 10 percent to 20 percent of births are carried out naturally without medicated interventions. (1) The Bradley Method … Read More

How to get rid of a fever - Dr. Axe

How to Get Rid of a Fever

We’ve all been there — sick in bed, simultaneously feeling hot and cold with a high fever. All we want to do is feel better if only this darn fever would break. If only there was a guide on how to get rid of a fever. Turns out, you’re in luck, because there are several natural ways you can treat a … Read More