A General Letter on Arthritis
This general letter on arthritis shares simple, lifestyle measures that can be incorporated in the life, for the relief of related symptoms. Freely share with friends, family, and co-workers.
In this list of abstracts compiled by Dr. Agatha Thrash, learn some of the contributing factors in the illnesses mentioned and what can be done to combat them. Freely share.
This article provides a list of lifestyle and hygiene suggestions as well as a simple diet plan to reduce and even prevent skin glands from becoming clogged and resulting in acne.
This article lists the major factors in aging: psychological, nutritional, lifestyle, blood chemistry, and metabolic factors. Also included are instructions for checking BMI, a list of antioxidant-rich foods, and a list of anti-aging herbs.
What is Agoraphobia? What causes it? What are some of its safe, natural, drug-free treatments? If you or someone you love suffers from this fear, share this helpful article.
Learn about the Physiologic Principles, Prevention, and Treatment of Allergies in this comprehensive article, including causes, symptoms, and lifestyle measures that can be taken.
Alzheimer's. Can it be reversed ... and even prevented? Learn what lifestyle measures can be taken now to ward it off for the future and perhaps even forever.
In the article about Anemia, learn the different types, their common causes, and some simple remedies in the home and practical lifestyle habits that can treat this condition.
Anemia and Iron Absorption
Anemia is of three primary types: nutritional deficiency, an increased loss of red blood cells, and a reduction in the formation of red blood cells by the bone marrow. Learn more in this article, including natural treatments.
The appendix - an organ once deemed unnecessary - does more than we formerly thought. Learn some of its functions, how to prevent appendicitis, and the risks associated with appendectomy.
Many suffer with painful arthritis. What causes it? Are there natural remedies to relieve it? This overview article can help you or your loved ones know both the causes and ways to treat it.
Dealing with asthma requires living in strict accordance with the laws of health. This article includes treatments as well as techniques to prevent asthma attacks.
Asthma - 2
Asthma is a respiratory disease characterized by difficulty breathing, often due to narrowing of the air passages. Listed in this article are some treatments and preventive measures.
The treatment of asthma involves both the acute attack and the interim health of the person. Every effort must be made to live day by day in strict accordance with the laws of health. Find a helpful list in this article.
Atrial Fibrillation - 1
Atrial Fibrillation (AF or A-fib) is where the atria (the top two heart chambers) have independent action and produce a very irregular rhythm. Learn the common causes, a variety of treatments, and suggested supplements for this condition.
Attention Deficit Disorder
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a behavioral disturbance usually starting before the age of 7. You can learn more about it here, as well as find a test near the end of the article, to detect Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (AADD).
Backache - 1
In this article, learn some of the most common causes of backache as well as some simple treatments to relieve it. Some methods are simpler and more effective than you may expect.
Backache - 2
Common causes of backache can be treated with simple, natural methods. Learn in this article provided by Dr. Agatha Thrash why backaches come and how to treat them.
Bad Breath - 1
Halitosis, the technical term for "bad breath," has physiologic and pathologic causes in the oral cavity and from systemic sources. Learn the 4 major causes (and what to do about it) in this article.
Bad Breath - 2
Most offensive breath can be eliminated. Study the causes and apply the remedies. You will be rewarded for your effort. This short article (part 2 on the topic) includes some causes and simple remedies.
What are some natural approaches to treating bipolar disorder? This is not an exhaustive list, but a good start in the journey toward healing. There is hope.
Blood Alcohol in Nondrinkers
Learn the results of blood-alcohol tests, involving nondrinkers, due to gastrointestinal fermentation. Even very small levels of blood alcohol should be avoided, as it can reduce mental acuity and interfere with the higher functions of judgment, reason, tact, discernment, etc.
This well-referenced article lists herbs for prevention of blood clotting, as well as causes for its acceleration, factors known to reduce blood clots, and the use of anticoagulant medications.
High blood pressure gives few symptoms. But if left undetected and untreated, hypertension can be a contributing cause of various diseases. Learn here how to prevent and treat this condition.
Our modern way of life is conducive to bowel disease. By changing our habits of eating and other lifestyle factors, we may avoid or heal bowel disease. Share this list with those you love.
This article includes a distinction between acute bronchitis and chronic bronchitis as well as simple treatments for both - suggestions that have multiple applications for other ailments as well.
Bursitis - 1
Bursitis is an inflammation in a small fluid-filled sac located between movable parts of a joint, and sometimes between tendons and muscles. Learn here how to prevent and treat this condition.
Bursitis - 2
Bursitis is an inflammation of a small, flat sac that contains a minute quantity of fluid to cushion or lubricate the muscles and tendons, promoting smooth functioning of these structures. Learn some simple treatments in this article.
COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019)
Learn how to prevent and treat SARS-CoV-2, also known as COVID-19, naturally through lifestyle and natural home remedies. Please note that medical help at a hospital is highly advised if the sickness becomes very serious.
COVID-19 (Español) (Enfermedad por Coronavirus 2019)
COVID-19 Información Básica, Medidas de Protección Básicas, Medidas de Protección para Viajeros Recientes, Medidas adicionales de Prevención y como reforzar el sistema Inmunitario, Tratamiento inicial, Si los síntomas persisten o progresan, Fase de recuperación
Cancer: The Risks and the Routine
Cancer is still waging a huge war against society. What are the risks? How can we prevent it? And what can we do if we get it? This article answers those questions.
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - 1
Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by compression of structures beneath the carpal ligament, often the result of overuse of the hands. This article lists some common causes, prevention, and treatment (including a list of exercises).
Cataracts - 1
Cataracts develop when damage to the protein of the lens of the eye clouds the lens and impairs vision. Learn in this article what lifestyle changes may be helpful.
Cataracts - 2
Cataracts can be caused by a number of factor, including diabetes, chronic toxicity, and overuse of sugar. Find in this listing some simple suggestions that help to prevent the formation of cataracts.
Causes of Fatigue
Fatigue is one of the commonest complaints heard in doctors' offices today. Understanding this list of causes can help eliminate them from your life. Learn also the inner secret of rest.
Many people are adopting a gluten-free diet by choice. For some, it's due to mild gluten intolerance. Others suffer from a more serious illness - Celiac Disease. Learn more in this article.
What is cholesterol? Where does it come from? Why is too much of it dangerous? What are the ways it can be reduced? Learn the answers to those questions and more in this helpful article.
In this article by Dr. Agatha Thrash, the symptoms, causes, and treatments for the inflammatory disease known as Crohn's is outlined. Learn what to avoid if you or a loved one is diagnosed.
Traditional treatment for diabetes was formerly a high-fat, low-carbohydrate diet with insulin by injection, or pills by mouth. But other methods have been shown to work better. Find out what those are, in this article.
DIABETES - REVOLUTIONARY TREATMENT
When diabetic patients benefit from a change in diet, was it a high-fat diet they were prescribed? Or low-fat? Was it meat-based? Or plant-based? High-carb? Or low-carb? Or something in between? Find out in this article what brings the best results.
To avoid or reverse depression, improving one's lifestyle brings incredible results. Too much leisure, too much work, jealousy, fear, and lack of faith are among the culprits. Learn more from the list in this article.
A vegan diet is the best choice to obtain and maintain optimum health. Learn here about what foods to include and which ones to avoid when dealing with Heart Disease, Hypertension, Detoxification, and a list of other ailments.
Diabetes Type II (Treatment Protocol)
Type 2 Diabetes is one of the most common diseases in modern society. It's also one of the most common causes of disability and death. Is it reversible? Is it preventable? Find out what can be done.
Eczema is a non-contagious skin rash with a number of possible causes, including changes in weather, temperature, the intensity of light, foods, clothing fabric, chemicals, cosmetics, etc. Ways to prevent and treat can be found in this article, as well as two brief reports.
Edema and Fluid Retention - 1
When fluid from the blood accumulates in the tissues of the body, the condition is spoken of as "edema." Listed in this article are simple, effective measures to reduce and prevent it.
Learn in this article about emphysema - the most common chronic lung condition and the major cause of pulmonary dysfunction. Also included is a list of treatments to provide relief.
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Fetal alcohol syndrome is a condition that affects the babies of expectant mothers who drink alcohol during pregnancy. Learn about the syndrome in this interesting article.
Fever Blisters and Sunburn
Learn, in this short article, about fever blisters (also known as "cold sores"), some of their causes (including sunburn), and a simple-but-very-effective treatment.
Fibrositis, fibromyalgia, and myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome are all names for the same syndrome according to some researchers, only with different manifestations in different people.
Fungus nails are related to athlete's foot and are often caused by the same fungus. This counseling sheet includes a treatment protocol and a source for obtaining a bottled formula.
What are some of the causes of gallstones? What are some natural treatments for them? Is surgery necessary? Preferred? What are some lifestyle measures that can be taken to avoid them? Learn more in this article by Dr. Agatha Thrash.
Knowing the causes of gastritis can help many to prevent it. Knowing some treatments can help those who've succumbed to it. Find both in this short article by Dr. Agatha Thrash.
Gastroesophageal Reflux (Treatment Protocol)
Learn what to do for GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease) naturally, the treatment protocol and the spiritual component. Discover NEWSTART elements that can make an incredible difference.
Glaucoma - 1
Increased pressure within the eyeball is called glaucoma. It is the most common cause of blindness over the age of 65. It tends to run in families. Learn more, in this article, about the causes and natural treatments.
Glaucoma - 2
Pressure within the eye (intraocular pressure) which is higher than normal is called glaucoma. There are three types of glaucoma: angle closure, open-angle, and congenital. Learn more, including natural treatment options, in this article.
Headaches are not of themselves a disease, but always the reflection of disorders elsewhere in the body. Listed in this article are several prevention and treatment options.
The Americans who have unwholesome diets also have the highest risk for heart disease. By studying the lifestyles of other countries, we have discovered many things to help us make our way of living more healthful. Learn more in this article.
In congestive heart failure, the heart is not able to pump out into the arteries all the blood that comes to it through the large veins. Learn in this article the symptoms of the condition and simple lifestyle measures to treat it.
Probably everyone has suffered from heartburn at one time or another. Causes of this irritation of the stomach and esophagus include alcohol, overeating, snacking, lying down after meals, taking pills without water, etc. Preventive measures are listed.
The "Helicobacter Pylori bacterium" has been found in over 60% of persons who have peptic ulcer, and is believed by some to be the cause of peptic ulcer. This counseling sheet lists ways to treat it.
Fortunately, most cases of hepatitis are self-limiting and will heal with rest and supportive care. This counseling sheet provides some simple lifestyle measures and treatments for hepatitis.
Hepatitis C is a serious liver disease caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV). Find nutrition recommendations, herbal remedies, and hydrotherapy treatments in this article.
Herpes Zoster - Shingles
Shingles is a word which means belt. Zoster means girdle. Blisters form in a band-like pattern. Learn more, and how to treat shingles naturally, in this article.
Hiatus Hernia - 1
A hiatus or diaphragmatic hernia is the result of a weakness in the diaphragm as it fits around the lower end of the esophagus, allowing a portion of the stomach to slide up above the diaphragm. Learn in this article the common causes and natural treatments for the condition.
High Blood Pressure
As humans, we're encouraged to "aim high." But "high" numbers in health isn't always a good thing. High blood pressure is one of the leading causes of death. Undiagnosed and untreated, it can wreak havoc on health. Learn more in this article.
Impetigo is the most frequent skin infection among children in which there are pus-filled eruptions. Learn some simple natural remedies and general recommendations.
Influenza or "Flu"
Influenza (commonly abbreviated "flu") is a highly contagious disease, worldwide in extent. Find out what you and your loved ones can do to treat it (and even to prevent).
While some have no problem falling asleep, others struggle. Insomnia seems like no big deal - unless you've battled it. How easily do you fall asleep? Find out ways to improve this key ability.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Irritable bowel syndrome is characterized by a change in bowel habits, abdominal pain, and the absence of detectable organic disease. Learn natural treatments for the prevention and relief of this condition.
Kidney Failure Information
When the kidneys fail and waste products back up into the bloodstream, we call the condition uremia. This counseling sheet provides abundant info to treat this condition.
The problem of kidney stones is one of the oldest medical afflictions known to mankind. Today it is one of the most common diseases of the urinary system. Find out more in this article.
Increased intestinal permeability (also known as "leaky gut syndrome") can be associated with a variety of problems. What are its causes? What are some treatments?
Lou Gehrig's Disease
Lou Gehrig's disease, scientifically named Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), has been shown to respond to natural treatments, including a healthful diet, massage, hydrotherapy, physical therapy, exercise, and more.
This comprehensive article outlines the characteristic symptoms of Lupus, as well as the natural remedies and healthful dietary factors involved in its treatment.
Systemic lupus erythematosus is also called SLE or simply lupus. It is a disease characterized by general symptoms and is a member of the group of diseases called "collagen diseases." Learn more in this counseling sheet.
Lyme Disease - Comprehensive Program
Lyme disease, an illness which is transmitted to humans via tick bites from infected ticks, can be prevented and treated. Learn what Lyme disease is, how to prevent it, how it is diagnosed, its symptoms, and how to treat it.
The commonest cause of blindness after the age of 50 today is macular degeneration. Find out some simple natural remedies to prevent or halt its progression.
Signs of magnesium deficiency can initially develop unnoticed and may not be diagnosed (and thus the condition goes untreated) until symptoms are more obvious. Find out more in this article.
Malaria is caused by Plasmodium, a parasite introduced into the bloodstream by a bite from an infected female Anopheles mosquito. This article contains a list of natural treatments.
As with other cancers, there are multiple causes, methods of prevention, and ways of treating melanoma. Learn about them all in this helpful article. Keep looking up. There is hope.
Migraines - 1
What are some of the causes and symptoms of Migraines? Do medications work or make them worse? What are some natural treatments for migraines? Freely share.
Migraines - 2
Migraines explained physiologically ... and the foods (and other lifestyle factors) implicated in the process of their development. Learn what treatments can relieve them.
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Though the Mitral Valve Prolapse (MVP) Syndrome is generally quite benign, it is characterized by a complex set of symptoms. Learn more about them and their natural treatments.
Multiple Sclerosis - 1
This short article containing a few natural treatments for multiple sclerosis may be of huge benefit to those suffering from any of its symptoms. Share with those you love.
Multiple Sclerosis - 2
Symptoms and Signs ... General Treatment Principles ... Treatment Suggestions ... Environmental Causes ... and study findings are just some of the data found in this vital article about multiple sclerosis (MS).
Muscle cramps may occur anywhere in the body, but most frequently occur in the legs and feet. Learn, in this counseling sheet, some of the causes, natural treatments, and simple exercises.
Myasthenia gravis is caused by an autoimmune attack on the acetylcholine receptor, resulting in loss or dysfunction of acetylcholine receptors and jeopardizing normal neuromuscular transmission. Learn more in this article.
This counseling sheet provides helpful information regarding Narcolepsy - its possible causes and suggested natural treatment options. Causes of Sleep Disorders is also addressed.
Learn in this article more about Neuropathy - a condition characterized by unpleasant or painful symptoms caused by inflammatory or degenerative changes in nerves.
This list of treatments for psoriasis can bring much relief to anyone experiencing the rough, itchy patches of this form of skin affliction. Read and share with those you love.
If you've ever had a fluttering or racing heart, outside of an anxious moment, you may wonder if it's something serious or nothing to worry about. Learn here about "palpitations" and if medical attention is needed.
The degenerative brain disease called Parkinson's. What is involved in its development? What are the symptoms? What treatments and other lifestyle measures can be done to slow its progression or prevent it?
Paroxysmal Auricular Tachycardia (PAT) - 1
Paroxysmal Auricular Tachycardia (PAT) is a benign condition which causes a good bit of anxiety and discomfort. If prolonged, it may result in exhaustion, but it is not life-threatening. Learn more in this article.
Stomach ulcers (sometimes referred to as gastric ulcers and peptic ulcers) are cavities in the stomach lining. These painful sores can be treated naturally and effectively. Find out how in this article.
Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Temporal Arteritis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Temporal Arteritis are two conditions usually associated, generally said to be of unknown cause, but we have seen apparent association with food sensitivities as well as contact with various factors in the environment.
Principles of Weight Control
Are you done with diets? Better yet, be done with the diet and lifestyle that led to unhealthy weight gain. Join a growing population changing their diet and lifestyle to live a longer and healthier and more fulfilled life. "Principles of Weight Control" shows you how and why you'll want the change.
Pyorrhea (Periodontal Disease)
Pyorrhea (Periodontal Disease) is an inflammation and bleeding of the gums, advancing until the teeth become loosened, finally leading to death of the tooth. But there are natural treatments - listed in this article.
Epidemiologic and experimental data support the hypothesis that Reye's syndrome is a disease of modern civilization caused by multiple factors rather than a single one.
The standard definition of Rosacea is: Red spots, a red rash, and swollen and painful lesions on the face - cheeks, chin, sometimes forehead, eyelids, and nose. Learn here some of the most effective natural remedies.