This is a disease characterized by an increase in the pressure inside of the eye. Its onset can be either acute or chronic. The sufferer often complains that lights have halos around them. The condition can progress to a point in which the pressure causes atrophy of the optic nerve, leading to blindness. During the onset, there may be pain, headaches, nausea, vomiting, and blurry vision.
Avoid: Self-treatment is not recommended due to the seriousness of this condition, use this dietary therapy only as adjunct treatment. Seek professional guidance for close observation of the condition. Avoid visual stimulation, stimulating foods, alcohol, drugs, smoking, coffee, salt, drinking too much water.
Liver Blood Xu can manifest in the following ways: Numbness of the limbs, dry skin & hair, pale withered and brittle nails, blurred vision, floaters, dizziness, orthostatic hypertension, muscular weakness, ... See pattern »
Kidney Yin Deficiency can manifest in the following ways: Dizziness, tinnitus, vertigo, poor memory, deafness, sore lower back and knees, nocturnal emission, night sweating, constipation, dark scanty urine. ... See pattern »
Beet Tops Thermal Nature = Cool Flavor = Bitter Very mineral rich Moves Liver stagnation Resolves Damp conditions Moves the blood Conditions Beet Tops can Help Relieve Anger & uncontrollable mood Tightness ... See ingredient »
Beet Thermal Nature = Neutral Flavor = Sweet Purifies & tonifies the blood Strengthens the heart Sedates the spirit & eases anxiety & nervousness Improves circulation Aids the Liver in detoxification & ... See ingredient »
Betel Nut Thermal Nature = Warm Flavor = Acrid, Bitter Expels parasites Resolves firm accumulations Facilitates urination Resolves phlegm Resolves food stagnation Redirects energy downwards Conditions Betel ... See ingredient »
Black Sesame Seeds Thermal Nature = Slightly Warm Flavor = Sweet Nourishes the Liver, & Kidney Lubricates the Intestines Blackens gray hair Tonifies the body overall Benefits the skin Conditions Black Sesame ... See ingredient »
Carrot Top Thermal Nature = Cool Flavor = Bitter Very mineral rich Moves Liver stagnation Resolves Damp conditions Conditions Carrot Top can Help Relieve Anger & uncontrollable mood Tightness & discomfort in ... See ingredient »
Eliminates putrefactive bacteria in the intestines that cause poor assimilation; used for diarrhea and chronic dysentery; contains an essential oil that destroys pinworms and roundworms. Carrots are ... See ingredient »
Goji Berry Thermal Nature = Neutral Flavor = Sweet, & Sour Nourishes the blood and yin Strengthens the Lungs Benefits the Liver, & Kidneys Improves vision Stops cough Conditions Goji Berries can Help ... See ingredient »
Grapefruit Thermal Nature = Cold Flavor = Sweet, & Sour Strengthens Stomach Aids digestion Promotes Circulation of blood and oxygen Detoxifies alcohol intoxication Conditions Grapefruit can Help ... See ingredient »
Oyster Shells Thermal Nature = Neutral Flavor = Sweet, Salty Tonifies the blood Astringes body fluids Softens hardness Benefits the Liver & Kidneys Conditions Oyster Shells can Help Relieve: Insomnia Stress ... See ingredient »
Lemon Thermal Nature = Cool Flavor = Sour Regenerates body fluids Harmonizes the stomach (& digestive system) Regulates Blood & Oxygen (Qi) Quenches thirst Conditions Lemons can Help Relieve: Sore ... See ingredient »
Mint (Bo He) Thermal Nature = Cool Flavor = Arid, aromatic Disperses wind-heat clears & benefits the head & eyes Vents rashes Moves the flow of Liver Calms digestive problems Conditions Mint (Bo He) can Help ... See ingredient »
Mulberry Thermal Nature = Cooling Flavor = Sweet Builds blood, & yin fluids Moistens lungs and gastrointestinal tract Strengthens the Liver and kidneys Treats wind conditions, such as vertigo and paralysis. ... See ingredient »