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Medicinal plants have been curing various disorders in human being from the time immemorial. Allopathic drugs sometimes show negative effect or side effects but herbs are safer and easy to access. The herbal treatments are cheap as compared to allopathic drugs. Sciatica is a common disorder by ... Views: 20951
Healthy skin is one of the most common health and beauty concerns for people today, and rightfully so. Our skin is our bodies largest organ, and when our skin doesn’t look or feel good, it is exposed for the rest of the world to see.
Consequently, there are hundreds of companies selling ... Views: 19786
Medicinal plants are part of our social life. Since ages, we have been using medicinal plants for curing various disorders. Home remedies are less expensive than other system of medicines. Generally, it is harmless, easy to access, eco-friendly and cheaper. Anyone can afford these medicines. ... Views: 16596
If you are looking for the constipation cure then you are at right place because in next 15-20 minutes I will tell you how to treat constipation with some simple but really useful constipation home remedies
What is constipation?
Constipation refers to any abnormality in, or absence of bowel ... Views: 13267
Horsetail is a herbal remedy for inflammation. It is one of the oldest known herbs, believed to be a close relative of the trees which grew on Earth about 270 million years ago during the Carboniferous period. With its anti-inflammatory properties, the Greeks and the Chinese used this herbal ... Views: 13265
Aloe vera has a way of healing the skin beautifully. It treats everything from burns to pimples. Every hospital should have aloe vera plants in the burn ward. It is excellent for treating burns. Every kitchen should have that hardy plant. You don't need to live in a desert to grow that cactus. ... Views: 11695
Constipation is one condition which has been conquered very satisfactorily using herbs for very many years. In fact, they are so effective for constipation that there really is little need for constipation to exist in 99% of sufferers.
Later on I will tell you the best and most reliable herb ... Views: 11492
Six reasons to add Cayenne to your diet.
"If you master only one herb in your life, master cayenne pepper. It is more powerful than anything else." Dr. Richard Shulze.
Cayenne is a medicinal and nutritional herb. Many herbalists believe Cayenne is the most useful and valuable herb ... Views: 11258
Jasmine can not only be used as an aromatic scent but it also has several uses as a herbal remedy due to its healing properties. As early as the 16th century, not long after being
introduced to Europe, French manufacturers started using jasmine in the manufacture of perfumes. In the east, ... Views: 10988
It's a fact that prescription drugs can cause more harm than good when treating ear infections. Fortunately there are some fantastic herbs which you can take to boost your immune system and alleviate your ear infection symptoms naturally.
It is in the acute, initial stage of an ear infection ... Views: 10198
The definition of stress is the strain felt by somebody: mental, emotional, or physical strain caused by anxiety or overwork. It may cause such symptoms as raised blood pressure or depression. Stress has become an everyday part of our daily lives. The high school student stresses over exams ... Views: 9976
Over sixty million Americans suffer from the symptoms of stomach acid reflux and heartburn. In addition to a burning sensation and pain in the stomach and behind the breastbone, it is often accompanied by bloating, gas, nausea, and sometimes shortness of breath. It occurs when the hydrochloric ... Views: 9576
Pneumonia is a common illness that refers to an infection of the lungs. It occurs in all age groups, and is a leading cause of death among children and elderly people in chronic conditions. The major symptoms of pneumonia are productive cough resulting in mucus, chest pains, fever, chills and ... Views: 9277
People have been using herbs to medicate just about any kind of sickness for a long time. Traditional medicine like the traditional Chinese medicine or the Native American medicine, knew and made good use of powerful herbal tonics to cure or improve a range of illnesses, which includes ... Views: 8374
To cure ringworm, there are number of ways for effective ringworm treatment. One has to find out which ringworm cure is right for a particular infection. The aim is to make it go away forever. Ringworm is a highly infectious fungus which is red and itchy giving the appearance of a ring. For ... Views: 8207
Nutrition in Glaucoma
The first step in developing a good balanced foundation for your nutritional program is to begin with a broad spectrum multi-vitamin and mineral supplement. A multiple to be used by someone with glaucoma should have both vitamin A and beta carotene according to some ... Views: 8017
Introduction: Ethno botanical research on medicinal plants is getting much importance and it is included among the advanced research in India during the recent years. Plants have much relevance on Socio-economic, Socio-religious aspects of human life in India.
Central India is covered with ... Views: 7735
Dysmenorrhea means that women have periodic pains during or prior to, or after menstrual periods in the lower abdomen caused by disruption of contraction within the uterus as a result of excess bad prostaglandins.
A. Primary dysmenorrhea
Primary dysmenorrhea is ... Views: 7543
If you are like most holistic practitioners, you leave no stone unturned when it comes to seeking new tools to bring healing to clients. Certifications, workshops on supplements, books, the latest approach or remedy: you continue to be on the look out for the latest natural supplement or a new ... Views: 7388
There is no doubt that low libido is a serious concern nowadays, as it is made obvious by the increasing amount of erectile dysfunction drugs surfacing on the market. Yet the conventional approach of these drugs tends to focus on suppressing symptoms without looking at the bigger picture and ... Views: 7369
Chest congestion means that you can’t breathe comfortably – you may have emphysema, bronchitis, a cold, or flu – it’s when it’s difficult to breathe and you have an abundance of mucous in your lungs and your bronchial tubes are constricted. There is a litany of ... Views: 6727
So is Glucosamine and Chondroiton Supplementation Really Effective for Joint Health? Recently, it seems like we keep hearing conflicting reports on whether Glucosamine & Chondroiton are nutrients that we can count on for repairing and rebuilding joint cartilage and promoting joint health.
So ... Views: 6497
Unique manuka honey is obtaining increasing worldwide fame for the healing properties that are found in some batches of this New Zealand produced honey.
With more people trying it, and using it for many different purposes, there is growing anecdotal evidence that it does help in many of them. ... Views: 6452
Achieving and maintaining immune balance can be a challenge in today's world. Toxins, stress, lack of sleep, poor diet, financial strain, packed schedules, a possible mutating H1N1 virus (and other seasonal viruses), antibiotic resistant bacteria and more—all of these can wear you down. They can ... Views: 6439
Amenorrhea is defined as delay of menstruation. There are 2 types of amenrrhea:
A. Primary amenorrhea is defined as no period by age 16.
1) Delay due to purity characteristic
Some women may just start to have breast tender at age 16 due to nutritional deficiency or genetic passing ... Views: 6409
Tea tree oil is very good for arthritis as it is able to penetrate and desensitize irritated nerve endings. For relief from pain caused by the various arthritic afflictions (rheumatoid arthritis , osteoarthritis, etc.), combine 18 drops of tea tree oil with 1/8 cup of almond oil. Put in a dark ... Views: 6130
Acid indigestion can be treated with herbal remedies instead of antacids. Herbal remedies, in general, are better options as they are less harmful to our body. It is a reality that indigestion is becoming a pervasive problem in modern times. There are indications everywhere. The shelves of ... Views: 6090
Dry skin is a very common condition which happens most often during the winter months. This is when the dry cold outside air and use of indoor heat robs your skin of its natural protective moisture faster than your body can replace it.
Symptoms of dry skin may include roughness, redness, ... Views: 6052
The human heart is essentially a pump, circulating and regulating the flow of blood throughout the body. Therefore, if one could find an herb that benefits the pumping action of the heart; that would be an exciting find indeed! Well, as you might imagine, such an herb does exist, in the form of ... Views: 6045
Sexual response is not just about sexuality, it is about overall health. When you aren’t functioning sexually, it is a sign of overall ill health. Sexual response is complex and sexual dysfunction refers to a wide variety of conditions. Because of this you should not go willy nilly into ... Views: 6041
You may find yourself getting hives on a regular basis. This is a very common experience with many. If so, you may wish to consider using a natural herbal remedy for hives. Hives are usually caused by an allergic reaction to drugs or food or may be due to stress and infection. Your body ... Views: 5939
A herbal remedy to treat bone injuries is the comfrey. This herb has been used for help in healing fractures for centuries and although it is a plant, it is often called the knit bone. During the Middle Ages, many women would take a bath in comfrey. These baths were often taken prior to ... Views: 5885
Because prevention is the best way to protect your skin from the scarring associated with severe acne, many dermatologists recommend that controlling problematic acne through diet, regular cleansing procedures, and herbal remedies, is the most effective way to combat the tendencies of skin that ... Views: 5719
The most asked question I hear as Clinical Nutritionist & Herbalist right now is “How can I protect myself and my family from cold and flu viruses, including the Human Influenza A (H1N1) virus?” My answer is Elderberry (Sambucus nigra). Elderberry has long been praised for its strong antiviral ... Views: 5683
Could there really be one herb that does it all? One herb that simultaneously works as an antioxidant, modulates inflammation, supports joint health, detoxifies the body, protects the cardiovascular system, promotes normal cell growth, supports mental clarity, regulates the bowels, balances ... Views: 5670
Patalkot is a lovely landscape located at a depth of 3000-3200 feet in a valley. Because of the great depth at which it is located this place is christened as 'Patalkot' ('Patal means very deep, in Sanskrit). Patalkot is spread over an area of 79 Sq.Km. It is a treasure of forest and herbal ... Views: 5474
Different variation of camphor essential oil is derived from the roots and woods of the camphor tree by three processes as mentioned below:
1.White Camphor Oil: The white camphor oil is produced by the steam distillation of the root, stumps, branches, and wood of the tree. It is non-toxic and ... Views: 5322
Chhindwara District is situated on Satpura plateau at 1550-3820 feet above the sea level. The District lies between 18 8'- 20 9' E. The arrangements of the plateau varies in altitude from 760-1030 mts. Ghat-Parasia is situated at Chhindwara- Jabalpur road about 12 km away from Chhindwara ... Views: 5248
There are many traditional botanical remedies that have been suggested for people forming Cataracts:
Aloe vera (Aloe socotrina) juice has been recommended in eye drop form, taken twice a day.
Royal jelly, taken 1 tsp/ twice a day, has been suggested. ... Views: 5215
Healthy hair care habit will keep you happy, stress free and help you in maintaining shiny hair, which every one desires to have. Beautiful hair emphasizes your style and personality. This article will provide valuable tips for hair care.
Add 6-8 drops of lemon juice to an egg. Beat well and ... Views: 5177
One of the undeniable pleasures of the cold-weather season is warming up with a cup of steaming hot tea. And while enjoying the warmth and flavors of one of the world’s most popular beverages, tea-drinkers also can reap many health benefits from their daily cuppa.
As a native of England, ... Views: 5156
We are approaching summer now and swimsuit season is in full swing. One of the major concerns for practically every woman during swimsuit season is the dreaded C word…cellulite…that lumpy, dimpled, orange-peel texture that seems to target skin on thighs, bottom and backs of arms and is the shame ... Views: 5051
“Herbal remedies for trichomonas are among the least impressive home remedies. None are more than 50 percent effective.” (1)
Trich is short for trichomonas: a single-celled, four-tailed, protozoan parasite. About five million new cases of trich are diagnosed yearly in the USA. ... Views: 4870
Cinnamon and weight loss go together so well it’s a wonder that cinnamon supplements aren’t best sellers because the benefits of cinnamon are truly extraordinary when compared with other foods and spices.
In fact, cinnamon benefits, especially cinnamon health benefits, far outweigh ... Views: 4776
The Herbal Mood Booster
Only a small number of clinical trials have evaluated Rhodiola rosea as a treatment for depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder. But we have seen so many patients respond remarkably well to the herb that we consider it an important addition to the ... Views: 4713
So often I am asked by my clients for suggestions as to what changes they can make in their diets to improve their health. As I become more and more pressed for time it gets harder to speak with you ... Views: 4698
Herbal Remedies for Depression, Anxiety, Insomnia, and Psychosis
In China, before the twentieth century, all mental illnesses were treated exclusively with herbal medicine. Since Chinese doctors have been keeping records for thousands of years, there is historical evidence suggesting that ... Views: 4666
There are many ways you can treat this common disease, but many people are finding success with aloe vera for acid reflux. As you probably know, aloe vera has often been a popular remedy for treating burns and cuts.
An anti-inflammatory component in aloe vera has popularized this plant to be ... Views: 4559
The sage plant can be used as a herbal remedy to treat many ailments and health conditions. There are different varieties of sage available. They include Greek sage (Salvia fruticosa),
Purple sage (Salvia officinalis), and Green sage (Salvia officinalis). Traditional herbalists tend to use ... Views: 4549