Preeclampsia: Nutritional Factors, Environmental Toxins: Prevention & Treatment

Preeclampsia in pregnancy is defined by systolic blood pressure levels greater than 140 or diastolic pressure greater than 90. In addition to elevations in blood pressure, other common clinical findings of preeclampsia may include: proteinuria (elevated urinary protein), elevated liver enzymes, edema (fluid retention), headaches and visual disturbances. Preeclampsia can cause several pregnancy complications, including

EDS (Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome): Natural Treatment Options That Are Working

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, referred to as EDS, is a congenital connective tissue disorder that often presents with numerous complications. EDS is diagnosed as a genetic condition that affects different types of collagen, and connective tissue constituents. Joint hypermobility is a common characteristic finding of most forms of EDS. Aberrant and deficient connective tissue can lead to

Heptanoic Acid: It’s Therapeutic Potential & Insights Derived from Emanuel Revici, MD

In a 1992 patent by Emanuel Revici, MD, heptanoic acid is referenced as a viable treatment for AIDS (1). Accordingly, 3 odd-carbon fatty acids are discussed, pentanoic (C-5), heptanoic (C-7), and nonanoic (C-9). According to this patent, Revici claims that these 3-odd carbon fatty acids (especially heptanoic) “exhibit not only anti-HIV virus effects, but also

Lupus Alternative Treatments

Lupus: Genetics, Disease Markers & Potential Alternative Treatments

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) is a rheumatic autoimmune disease. Heal your body. Learn the best tests, genetic information, natural treatments, lifestyle factors and supplements. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus or SLE is a potentially life threatening, rheumatic autoimmune disease. This article serves as a resource for individuals who would like to understand the most important testing, genetic