Below is a list of natural or wild plants. The plants are denoted by their scientific names in alphabetical order, with the common names beside the scientific name. Not all the common names for any plant may be listed as they vary from one region of the country to another. Plants that are extremely toxic […]
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What is Sciatica? Persistent pain in the area of the sciatic nerve or its distribution i.e. back of the thigh, calf and foot, is called sciatica. The whole nerve is not necessarily or even usually evolved.
Giving birth can take its toll on emotional and physical health. Many women complain of pain after delivery, as the uterus contracts to its normal size. They may also complain from backache, caused by straining due to delivery, haemorrhoids, a sore abdomen in case of a Caesarean, and a soreness to the genital area as […]
Physician, heal thyself ! This is indeed a profound exhortation. The following article describes not only a different approach to medicine but to the doctor too. For, Marma Chikitsa, the ancient Indian massage system unites the patient and the healer. This massage system is closely linked with the martial art of Kerala, Kalaripayat and its […]
Small changes can add up to big weight losses. All you have to do is to make some simple menu changes and see the pounds disappear… Losing weight is always tricky and in some cases you may be tempted to cheat on your diet plan. However with the simple menu changes listed here you will […]