When people think about emergency preparedness they think about those who are preparing for doomsday. Even here in Japan, the world’s most earthquake-prone county, many households are unprepared to go without food or water for few days.
Do you have food restrictions; allergies, vegetarian diets, Halal food only! Do you have an emergency food supply set aside in case disaster strikes?
The key thing here is to remember that emergencies by their definition; you don’t know they are coming!
The old age tradition, fasting found to be the greatest remedy, so much so that it is called the physician within.
Various fasting regimens have been attempted for inflammatory autoimmune diseases such as lupus, ankylosing spondylitis, chronic urticaria, and multiple sclerosis, as well as osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia.
What does the latest studies have to say about the benefits of fasting when it is used as a treatment!
A number of countries are trying to capture a slice of Japan’s US$800 billion-dollar food and beverage market. Malaysia in particular, using Tokyo Olympic 2021 as a launchpad, has been banking on the Games to export its halal products and services worth up to US$300 million-dollar.
The government of Indonesia on the other hand, to promote and preserve its position in the international market, issued a regulation 31/2019 regarding -
A randomized, controlled trial of hundreds of pregnant women found that having women eat around six dates a day for a few weeks before giving birth can significantly improve "cervical ripening", the readiness of the cervix, the opening to the birth canal.
You can also use drugs like Oxytocin or surgery to prepare the cervix. Although Oxytocin is effective, but its use is associated with multiple potential adverse side effects, which can affect both the mom and the baby.