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Yogurt has good bacteria to help protect us from bad bacteria.

Yogurt has good bacteria to help protect us from bad bacteria.

Thrush Home Remedies

It’s common for most women to get some sort of thrush during pregnancy and menstruation. This is the time when your body is going through hormonal changes, and the level of acidity in the vaginal area can contribute to a yeast infection. Many women experience burning and itching and this can be a very stressful thing to go through. This can intervene with their everyday lives and relationships, so many women desperately try to find natural remedies to treat this.

Home Remedies for Thrush

There are many different methods that you can use to treat thrush naturally and safely at home. Listed are a few of the methods that have been tested and can bring you fast relief. Some of them can even treat thrush better than prescription creams and antibiotics.


Yogurt is a common sense overall great food for your digestive system. It contains the good bacteria that helps protect out digestive tract from bad bacteria. Many women have reported that yogurt can get rid of thrush fast and safe.

Apply the yogurt topically to the affected area. It can give instant results and can bring you relief from the pain and burning you may experience.


Garlic has quickly become a natural antibiotic that can ward off many fungi and bacteria. When it comes to treating thrush, it is very effective.

Apply the garlic directly to the affected area and let it sit there for a few minutes. This will give you maximum results.

Alkalize your Body Chemistry

Candida can grow extremely well in an environment that is acidic. There are many things that we eat every day that can contribute to this acidic environment. Things like cakes, coke, alcohol, and coffee are all examples. A major factor is sugar and this is also one of the main things that Candida will feed on. While it is extremely hard to eliminate these foods out of your diet, you may want to think about an alkalizing supplement.

These are just a few of the known methods to help cure thrush. These methods won’t give you any side effects that some prescription medications will do. There are a few things that you should avoid though. You should not use topical creams or boric acids as a type of treatment for thrush. Boric acid is considered a fatal poison and is not something that you should put in your body in any way. Also, pharmaceutical creams are not reliable and it can only treat the symptoms and not the causes.

A warm bath can help soothe pain coming from hemmorhoids.

A warm bath can help soothe pain coming from hemmorhoids.

Hemorrhoids are humiliating and they are embarrassing. And, for those women that suffer from them, many are finding they are pure misery.

One of the symptoms of hemorrhoids is blood. You may also experience itching and/or soreness around anus. The hemorrhoid normally swells and produces a blood type blister that is verypainful. This is actually a swollen and irritated vein under the skin. These hemorrhoids are external hemorrhoids. Internal hemorrhoids also exist.

Internal hemorrhoids are ones that are a result of the blood in the irritated vein becomes hardened and clots.

Both can be extremely painful.

Hemorrhoids are something that normally “run their course”. Although there are no cures, there are several hemorrhoid home remedies which can be used to help aid and relieve the condition.

For those women looking for a solution, consider the following treatments.

One of the first necessities is lifestyle. With a lifestyle diet high in fiber and the intake of plenty
of water, this will aid in the body’s digesting and will reduce the strain when defecating. It is also important to engage in regular exercise to keep the body fit and healthy and operating smoothly.

Take a warm bath. This will help to relax the sphincter muscle which will soothe the pain. Sit in the warm bath for 15 minutes and repeat several times a day if necessary.

When hemorrhoids are sore, this is one of the quickest ways to relieve the pain.

Rub a small amount of Petroleum Jelly on the affected area. This will help to reduce the swelling and the pain associated with the hemorrhoid.

Eat Psyllium seeds. These are high in fiber and are effective in producing a softer stool, which is easier to pass, thus reducing the strain that irritates and cause hemorrhoids.

Add one teaspoon of Psyllium seeds to an eight ounce glass of water- drink the mixture before breakfast each day for a week. On the start of the second week, add an additional glass before lunch time. On the start of the third week, introduce yet a third glass.

Apple cider is a remedy that has been used for centuries for many ailments.

Apple cider is a remedy that has been used for centuries for many ailments.

Vinegar Home Remedies

Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular of the old folk remedies. And, for women who seem to be able to tolerate nearly anything, it is often a chosen remedy for many ailments. The taste is difficult to digest, but the effects are tremendous. Apple cider vinegar has been aiding in curing and preventing everything from allergies to reflux, and is greatly used as an agent in weight loss routines, as it is known to break down the fat in the body.

Vinegar Home Remedies

As and aid in weight loss:

Women in particular are constantly seeking ways in which to lose weight, and apple cider vinegar seems to be a particularly good choice in helping with weight loss.

It is suggested to mix two teaspoons of apple cider vinegar with a water or juice and drink the mixture before each meal. The effects are not exactly known, as many people claim that it burns calories while others claim it speeds up the metabolism.
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Body Odor:

Body odor is a distress no matter what sex you are, and for the woman, it is particularly troublesome. To help combat armpit body odor, simply wipe each armpit with apple cider vinegar each morning by pouring a little apple cider vinegar on a cotton ball. For foot odor, simply soak your feet in a mixture pan full of warm water with 1/3 cup vinegar for fifteen minutes.

Age spots:

Many women are affected by age spots as they grow older. Apple cider vinegar is an excellent remedy as it contains sulfur that aids in the fight of aging. Simply blend or chop and onion and extract its juice. Mix one part of the onion juice with one part apple cider vinegar. Apply to the skin with a cotton ball and leave on the skin for 30 minutes.


Another ailment that women experience that seems to be a result of age. Many women report apple cider vinegar as reducing the appearance of cellulite. To reduce the appearance of cellulite, simply add two tablespoons of the apple cider vinegar into juice or water each morning and drink.

Apple cider vinegar is a home remedy that has been used for many conditions for centuries. Taken in moderation, there are no known side effects. Over a prolonged period of use deterioration of the enamel on the teeth could result. This can be eliminated by diluting apple cider vinegar with water.

Chewing almonds can help reduce acid reflux symptoms.

Chewing almonds can help reduce acid reflux symptoms.

Acid Reflux Home Remedies

Acid reflux affects many people and women especially, when they are pregnant suffer from acid reflux. The increase in hormones causes a decrease in pressure on the muscle that is known to block reflux. The baby can also make the pressure a bit worse as they sit low in the tummy. These factors can make a woman extremely uncomfortable.

Acid reflux can vary from person to person and has different severities. There are many different causes, and what might work well for you, may not work well for another person. Some may even feel worse than others.

Women are always looking for natural or home remedies to help reduce the acid reflux severity or to relieve it all together. There are many methods and a few are listed below:

Remedies to Help with Acid Reflux

Glass of Milk

While many have said that milk is one of the worst things to drink for acid reflux, it works well with skim milk or whole milk. This method is actually more recommended and can give you relief almost immediately.


Water is good for diluting the acid that is in your stomach and can also help to wash down anything that may come back up later on. Drink a nice big glass after each meal to help keep everything down.


Almonds have become a very popular treatment nowadays. By chewing a few in the morning or after each meal, this can help relieve some of the symptoms and acid in some people.

Fennel Tea or Chamomile

These two can give a soothing effect to acid reflux. Fennel tea should be sipped and is not meant to be gulped. It should not be too cold or too hot.

Eat an Apple

Eating an organic apple after one of your meals has been shown to help reduce some of the acid reflux symptoms.

Candied Ginger

When you start to notice the acid reflux kicking in, chew a small piece of ginger. Putting a small piece in a cup of tea can also help if you are not a fan of eating it. Make sure you let it sit in the tea for a minute before drinking it.

Apple Cider Vinegar

For a severe case, you can swallow two or three tablespoons of vinegar that is not diluted. You can also take the same amount and mix it in warm water.

While beauty may come from within, there are many factors that contribute to the outer beauty of the woman. And, when the skin of a woman is affected, it may not only cause physical scars, but emotional scars as well. Acne, although most often experienced by teenagers, is something that affects women as well, and can have a scaring affect.

Acne is a disorder that is caused by plugged pores, and results in outbreaks known as cysts or pimples. Acne can be experienced over the body, in areas such as the neck, facearms, chest and back. It is not life-threatening but is upsetting for the woman who suffers from it. And, permanent scars may occur.

Causes of Acne

While most women do not like to see themselves as indulging on chocolate or sugars, this is thought to be one of the main culprits of acne, and could be the cause of youroutbreaks. There are many different reasons that acne occurs, and among the highest are wrong eating habits including fatty foods, junk foods, late night snacking or too much starch.

Constipation is another cause of acne. This is because when the bowels are not regular, then waste is not eliminated from your body and your bloodstream then becomesfull of toxic matter. The skin works overtime to try to get rid of the waste materials and this causes acne and other skin diseases as well.

Many women prefer seeking home remedies as a solution- they are effective and they come from the cupboard. The following home remedies for acne are remedies that are known to be effective.

Home Remedies:

Create a pouch of a teabag, with 50 mg of strawberry or blackberry leaves and boil it in 1.5 liters of water for about three minutes. Once you have boiled the bag, let it cool and then apply it to the skin. The treatment will leave your skin feeling smooth and itch free and is a very effective means in reducing acne.

Mix oatmeal with a fat free yogurt to form a paste that is thick in consistency. This is another home remedy for fighting acne. Apply the mixture to your entire face and allowit to stand until it is dry. Rinse your face with lukewarm water, and splash with cool water afterwards to close the pores. After you have rinsed your face you can apply an antibiotic cream depending on the type of skin you have.

Drink one glass of wheat juice each day to reduce your acne.

Soak lettuce leaves in water. After soaking the lettuce leaves for at least an hour, take the lettuce leaves out and use the water to rinse your face.

Each night before bedtime, apply fresh mint juice to your face and let it sit overnight.

You may experience many trial runs before you find the home remedy that is best for you. Keep trying and by all means, if your condition is seriously troubling you, seek the Hoadvice of your doctor.

The aroma of an orange can help to relieve anxious feelings.

The aroma of an orange can be very soothing for helping to relieve anxious feelings.

Almost everyone suffers from anxiety at some point in their life, and for that reason, they are often seeking a solution to remedy and eliminate the condition.

What Causes Anxiety?

The biggest cause of anxiety is stress, but for a woman there are many other factors that can contribute to anxiety. Taking care of the kids, the home and a full time job can be very stressful and a lot to deal with.  Other things that may be causing anxiety can include:

Diet Pills
Heart Disorders
Premenstrual Syndrome

Home Remedy Treatments for Anxiety

While anxiety to some women can feel like a never ending battle, there are some home remedies to try to help eliminate it or at least get it under control better and can help relax your body.

Remedies in Your Cupboard


Soak 10 almonds over night in water until the skin is soft and then peel it off. In a blender, add the almonds with 1 cup of warm milk, pinch of ginger, and nutmeg. Mix together and drink at night.

Baking Soda

In a bath, add 1/3 cup ginger and 1/3 cup baking soda. Relax for 15 minutes in the tub to get rid of tension and anxiety.


You can warm sunflower oil, sesame, corn oil, or coconut oil just enough to be hot, but not too hot. Heat 6 ounces and massage over entire body either in the morning or at night to help relieve tension.

Remedies from the Refrigerator


Eat 2 cups of onion, celery or both, cooked or raw with each one of your meals for about a week or longer. The both of them contain two key ingredients, folic acid and potassium, that are deficiencies that can cause nervousness.


An orange’s aroma can be very soothing as well as relaxing and is known to reduce the amount of stress and anxiety. The peel can be set in a potpourri burner, and when heated will release a soothing fragrance that will help to relax you.

Orange Juice

By stirring in 1 teaspoon of honey as well as a pinch of nutmeg with a glass of juice can help slow down a racing heart that can be caused by stress and anxiety.

Remedies from the Spice Rack

Rosemary. This spice was often used in olden times to ward “evil spirits” away, and it can also serve as a great remedy to help you, as a woman, get rid of some of that stress and anxiety. Add 1 or 2 teaspoons of rosemary to about a cup of boiling water and drink. The fragrance can be soothing and you can also take a sprig and burn it as incense.

Things to Remember

Keep a daily diary. Keep track of what may have caused you anxiety and try to eliminate things one at a time. Keep track of foods you may have eaten, as some things may have caused your anxiety.

Get some exercise that can include biking, walking, and even swimming. These are good for you anyways and can now help relieve anxiety.

You can also try to pray, meditate, or even indulge in some fantasy. It’s good to give your mind a break from reality.

Take some deep breaths slowly. This can help relax you when you are starting to feel anxiety.

Call family or friends. You can even call a therapist. It can help to talk to someone. You may feel more relaxed.
Make a list of any kind. Whether it is a grocery list or a list of chores to do. This can take your mind off of your anxiety for a little bit.

Hair Loss Remedies

Many adults suffer from hair loss at an early age. Men are more prone to it, but women as well can suffer hair loss. There are a variety of cures for men, but for women, not so much. There are however, a few tips that you can take to help slow down hair loss, if not prevent it from happening. Many of the methods are simple changes to your daily activities.

Remedies for Hair Loss


One of the easiest and most effective ways to prevent hair loss is to eat a well balanced diet. You need to be sure that you are getting enough protein, and you should get between three or more ounce sizes per day and can include fish or chicken. Getting the right amount of protein can help your cells make new hair when the old stuff falls out. Having a deficiency in iron can result in anemia which in turn causes hair loss. Taking a vitamin daily can also ensure that you are getting the right nutrients that your body needs on a daily basis which can pose many health benefits.

Shampooing Your Hair

When it comes to shampooing your hair, it’s important to be as gentle as you can. A lot of people think that by rubbing hard, this can help clean the hair. You should wash your hair as you would wash a baby’s hair. You should not wash your hair more than one time per day and when rubbing your scalp do it gently. Every three months you should switch to a different shampoo which can help prevent shedding. When you are done, allow your hair to dry naturally. Don’t use a hair dryer as it can cause your hair to get weak and break off. If you do need to use one, use it on the lowest setting possible.

Styling Your Hair

When it comes to styling your hair, you should always make sure that it is dry before it is styled. Combing through wet hair is not a good thing as it can stretch the hair and can also cause it to start to break over time. Teasing should not be done as this is one of the worst things to be done to your hair. This can lead to breaking and can eventually make your hair look less full and thin.

As far as hair loss goes, there really aren’t many natural methods that will help you to grow your hair again. There are nutrients as well as botanical things that will help your hair to become stronger, replenish nutrients that were lost and are adding to the hair loss issue, and can also help slow the process down. You should steer clear of any natural supplement that says it will give you a cure for growing new hair.

Tinnitus Home Remedies

Tinnitus is not a disease; it is a disorder that causes ringing in the ears and is quite bothersome. Women especially can be particularly troubled by the disorder and for those that

experience the condition; there are many tinnitus home remedies that one can practice. Because tinnitus may be a sign of hearing loss, ear infections, a head injury or an

underlying disease, it is important to speak with your doctor concerning you condition. For many, it may be a condition that comes and goes depending on their particular activity.

If you are listening to loud music or working around loud equipment, it may be experienced. There are many home remedies and although some may be quite obvious, others are

a bit more detailed.

Tinnitus Home Remedies:

Keep the volume low around you. This is especially important for tinnitus suffers not just women that are concerned about their hearing health. Don’t listen to loud music or loud television. If you are a woman that does the yard work, then wear ear protection when mowing the lawn. Simple steps like these will help to prevent the disorder.

This is a particularly interesting remedy for tinnitus. For those that suffer from the disorder at night, when going to bed, turn your radio station to a low volume. Play with the

knob that normally tunes in the radio station and detune it, so that you hear static. Place the radio next to your bed and the low volume of static will mask the sounds in which

you are experiencing in your ears and help you to fall asleep.

Many women report that they are not able to hear their tinnitus while they are in the shower. For those that this is the case then make a tape of the sounds of the shower and

listen to it through headphones on a low volume.

Always avoid cigarettes and alcohol. Caffeine should also be restricted from your diet. Do not take aspirin.

Breathe. Breathing is extremely important to relieve distress. Breathe slowly taking deep breaths to help with the tension of the condition.

While many of these are not curatives, they are helping many women to reduce the disorder and to relieve the tension that comes with it.



Applying ice, drinking plenty of water and herbal teas are ways to help relieve symptoms of gout.

Applying ice, drinking plenty of water and herbal teas are ways to help relieve symptoms of gout.

Gout is the painful inflammation of the big toe caused by defects in uric acid metabolism and its salts in blood and joints.

Gout Home Remedies:

Avoid aspirin or acetaminophen.  Aspirin can inhibit excretion of uric acid, making the condition worse 

and acetaminophen does not have adequate capability of fighting inflammation.  

Avoid foods such as anchovies, heart, brains, kidney, meat extracts, sardines, mussels are all high

 in urine and increase the levels of uric acid, making gout worse.  

Reduce the intake of processed foods such as refined sugars and white flour. 

Drink plenty of water.  For the women that are also suffering from kidney stones due to their condition, 

this will help to discourage the formation of kidney stones. 

Drink herbal teas.  

Don’t drink alcohol.  

Don’t engage in fad diets.  

Discuss your supplements with your doctor.  Some vitamins are known to bring on attacks of gout such

as vitamin A.

Apply ice to the affected joint to help ease the pain and swelling.  

Keep your blood pressure under control.  

Mix two tablespoons of organic apple cider vinegar with two tablespoons of organic honey and take twice

a day. 

If you are experiencing gout definitely schedule an appointment with your doctor to discuss your condition 

and alternative therapies. 


Applying yogurt to the affected area should bring you instant relief.

Applying yogurt to the affected area should bring you instant relief.

More than 90 percent of women in the world suffer from yeast infections at least once in their life. Yeast infections are caused by an overgrowth of yeast or microscopic fungi. These fungi live on moist skin areas of the human body. There are many different things that can cause women to get yeast infections, and they can be rather painful and uncomfortable at the same time. It is important to eliminate all factors and to try to keep the area clean. Some yeast infections are worse than others, and each one varies from woman to woman.

What Causes a Yeast Infection?

Yeast infections can also be known as Candida albicans, which is seen in small numbers just as other bacteria types that are found in the vaginal area. At times, the bacteria can multiply fast and this will result in a full blown yeast infection. A change in the vaginal environment can be a major cause of a woman getting a yeast infection, but other factors can include condoms, sex, injury, or HIV. Other factors that seem to favor these infections include an increase in moisture, allergic reactions, hormone fluxes, and sugar levels that are elevated.

Symptoms of a Yeast Infection

Symptoms of a yeast infection can vary from woman to woman. These symptoms may vary based on the person’s general health or genetics. Most women don’t know what a chronic yeast infection is, let alone the damage it can do. Many women become so accustomed to their symptoms they think their symptoms are simply just part of growing older or part of their lives. Some symptoms include:

White cheesy discharge
the vagina and surrounding tissues as well may itch
may experience a burning sensation
painful urination
pain during sex

Remedies to Cure Yeast Infections


There are many natural methods that can be used to cure a yeast infection that can include the application of yogurt, garlic or coconut oil to the affected areas. You can take a tampon and dip it in yogurt. Stick it inside the vagina two times a day for a few days. Continue to do this for an extra day or so until your symptoms have gone away. This will bring you instant relief and eliminate symptoms rather quickly.

Tea Tree Oil

You can pour a few drops of the Tea Tree Oil onto a tampon and insert it inside the vagina. This can bring you relief as well.


If you have a non vaginal yeast infection, garlic paste can be applied directly on the area that you want to treat. This method can be used for other body parts as well.

Gentian Violet

This is one of the traditional remedies that are used to treat yeast infections. This can also be found in most pharmacies. The affected area needs to be swabbed twice a day with this and be sure to use it on a thick pad as it will stain.

Herbal Douche

Using an herbal douche can be another effective way. You will need to combine raspberry, sage, and comfrey with about ¼ part of goldenseal. You can also combine it with cider vinegar.