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Lemon myrtle is venturing back to Australian grocery shelves due to its potent health benefits and culinary uses. The rainforest herb holds a powerful chemical component, known as citral, that boost immunity and can even aid with stomach woes. The aromatic herb showcases nicely in soaps, shampoos and body lotions, making it an cure all and beneficial natural remedy.
Published by Cheryl Murphy 63 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +9 votes | 0 comments
Is it true that there are on known green coffee bean extract side effects? How good is this product? These questions and so many more pop up in your mind when you read about this so very popular weight loss health supplement. Here you have answers to all the questions about this wonderful all-natural ingredient that is recognized the world over as an excellent weight-loss aid.
Published by swapna harrison 64 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +4 votes | 1 comments
Ampalaya, also known as bitter melon, bitter gourd, and momordica charantia (scientific name) has many benefits to our health. It is more than just a food and vegetable for us but also a source of alternative cure to our sickness. Ampalaya is known for its power to cure diabetes, hemorrhoids, cough, stomach problems, wounds, and most of all cancer. Know the facts in this article about the different benefits of ampalaya or bitter gourd to our body.
Published by Cloud1 64 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +4 votes | 0 comments
Ever since garlic becomes a part of our daily meals as part of our seasoning. It has rich aroma but most people do not like the smell of it. In Middle Ages, garlic was used as a substitute for antibiotic and became very effective in treating colds, infections, lowering blood pressures and many more benefits. Researchers found out that garlic has many good benefits in our health but excessive use of it could have bad effects in our health condition. That is why we need to know when and how to use...
Published by Cloud1 65 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +3 votes | 0 comments
Black cohosh was used by Native Americans as a remedy for several different illnesses. Today, it is most commonly used for its effects on menopause and other gynecological issues. But, the herb can also help with back pain, and muscle tension. This article contains information on the uses and effects of the herb.
Published by Daughter of Maat 68 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +8 votes | 2 comments
Dill is a medicinal herb and like many other herbs it is used in cooking as well. It contains many outstanding medicinal properties and it is considered as very good herb for the heart and the bone. Dill is also known for ant-cancer benefits. Red on to know more about health benefits of dill.
Published by Sourav RC 68 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +3 votes | 0 comments
There are many herbs that can help with chronic pain management. Some of the herbs outlined in this list reduce pain better than pharmaceutical medications. Conditions such as fibromyalgia, arthritis, osteoporosis and even malaria have been treated with herbs. While herbs are helpful, be sure to talk to your doctor before taking anything. Some medications and herbs could cause interactions when taken together.
Published by Taylor Rios 68 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +9 votes | 6 comments
Learn about what herbs are useful for soothing sore throats and how to use those herbs in making a relaxing tea. Sweeten with honey to coat the throat. Learn about the problems with using commercial antibiotics every time you get sick. Learn about Virginia Lulham's latest book titled "Wonderful World of Herbs" and find out where you can go to get your copy!!
Published by Virginia Lulham 69 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +1 votes | 1 comments
In the Philippines pau dÂ’ arco is popularly recognized as a liniment for arthritis and for other pain relief. However, pau dÂ’ arco has many dosage types. As a tea, it is usually commercialized with its other common name - taheebo.
Published by Phoenix Montoya 230 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +12 votes | 9 comments
Ascof Forte expectorant Active ingredients- Vitex negundo (Lagundi) powdered leaves General information Ascof Forte is from the group of other cough expectorants and suppressants. It is administered for treating cough.
Published by Niitesh Mundra 72 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +1 votes | 1 comments
Erceflora (Bacillus clausii) Active ingredients- Bacillus clausii Mechanism of action Erceflora is a solution made up of Bacillus clausii spores, regular microorganisms living in the intestine, devoid of any pathogenic controls.
Published by Niitesh Mundra 72 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +3 votes | 1 comments
Thousands of plants growing wild in nature, are considered to be common weeds. However, many of these plants have therapeutic, healing properties.
Published by Marlene Affeld 73 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +5 votes | 3 comments
In the past, government regulation was minimal however in just less than 15 years the control has drastically increased. Consumers will see a sharp up trend in natural food supplements being greatly controlled in the near future with stark changes not all embraced.
Published by Roberta Baxter 73 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +18 votes | 8 comments
A healthy kidney simply means a normal and regular urination. This is a product review about Renalin, a popular multiherb formula designed for the kidneys.
Published by Phoenix Montoya 74 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +31 votes | 12 comments
Foxgloves are a species of attractive flowering plants, the leaves of which were used to treat heart disease and other ailments in traditional folk medicine. This popular garden plant and medicinal herb is inedible, in fact its leaves, seeds and flowers are toxic.
Published by Peter Bilton 77 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +22 votes | 5 comments
Mexican oregano could be described as tropical America's culinary equivalent of true oregano, although botanically it is not related. This herb has been traditionally used by the indigenous people of Mexico and valued for its medicinal properties. Modern research has found Lippia graveolens to be one of natures best sources of antioxidants.
Published by Peter Bilton 77 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +21 votes | 7 comments
EstroSense for regular periods, diminished PMS, lighter cramping, regulating female hormones. EstroSense may even help reduce the risk for many cancers.
Published by Rachel K. 77 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +4 votes | 1 comments
Goldenrod (solidago virgaurea) is an herbaceous plant with attractive bright yellow flowers in summer. This herb was valued by Native American tribes and other cultures in herbal medicine, and for the yellow dye extracted from its flowers.
Published by Peter Bilton 77 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +26 votes | 7 comments
Gardenia, botanical name Gardenia augusta, is primarily valued for its highly scented blossoms, although gardenia flowers have culinary and medicinal uses as herbs. Gardenia fruits contain yellow pigments and are used as a spice and substitute for saffron. This herb is nutritious, being a source of antioxidants.
Published by Peter Bilton 78 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +27 votes | 9 comments
Salad burnet (Sanguisorba minor) is an easy to grow pot herb with attractive foliage and a taste similar to cucumber. This herb was often used in salads and as a medicinal herb up until the 19th century. Burnet is nutritious and is sold as an herbal supplement for womanÂ’s health.
Published by Peter Bilton 78 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +18 votes | 9 comments
Jamaican peppermint (Satureja viminea) is an aromatic herb little known outside of its native Central America and the Caribbean where it is valued for its culinary uses, nutrition and medicinal properties.
Published by Peter Bilton 78 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +17 votes | 8 comments
Because of advanced studies in the field of herbal medicines, scientists proves that there is cure for almost every disease and the source is natural medicines or herbs.
Published by Michelle Lascuna 78 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +1 votes | 1 comments
Loavge is an aromatic herb with medicinal and culinary uses that has been utilized throughout history. This herb is nutritious, and modern research has revealed its possible use in the development of anticancer drugs.
Published by Peter Bilton 78 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +19 votes | 5 comments
About herbs and spices and their importance in our diet; which is becoming more apparent as nutritional experts understand more about the complex chemical structure of herbs and possible health benefits.
Published by Peter Bilton 78 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +30 votes | 12 comments
Black pepper is a seasoning that can help promote a healthy digestive tract naturally. However, in large amounts black pepper can be harmful.
Published by Elise Peck 78 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +11 votes | 4 comments
Cuban oregano or plectranthus amboinicus is an herbaceous tropical plant thought to have originated in India. This herb has traditional medicinal uses in Asian cultures, and is a culinary herb that rivals oregano and thyme for its robust, aromatic, similarity of flavor.
Published by Peter Bilton 78 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +20 votes | 6 comments
Paurush Jeevan Side effects. All medications are subject to side effects, some people suffer no side effects and other suffers from side effects. In case of any side effects on using Paurush Jeevan, stop its administration immediately and consult a doctor.
Published by Niitesh Mundra 79 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +3 votes | 32 comments
About curry leaf or Murraya koenigii, a herb or spice used in southern Indian cooking and valued for its medicinal properties in Ayurvedic medicine for centuries. This herb is also nutritious and, itÂ’s thought, contains compounds which have uses in modern medicine.
Published by Peter Bilton 79 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +18 votes | 7 comments
Phyllanthus emblica which is synonymous to Emblica officinalis and is commonly called Emblic myrobalan or Indian gooseberry, has of late become more popular than most of the other medicinal plants. Phyllanthus fraternus, sometimes called seed-under-leaf or egg woman, is a common plant found growing among weeds in gardens, in waste lands and along the roadside.
Published by Michelle Lascuna 79 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +9 votes | 1 comments
About sweet clovers or melilotus species. Primarily used as good cattle fodder and to enrich soil for centuries, sweet clovers have numerous other uses including for skin ointments, an culinary/medicinal herb and insect repellent.
Published by Peter Bilton 79 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +26 votes | 15 comments
Ginseng is one of the most respected herbs, that is use by the Chinese for over 5000 years. Ginseng is also known as " Man Plant".
Published by Ann Hyatt 79 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +4 votes | 3 comments
Common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) is an herb and wild flower that grows in many parts of the Eastern United States. The plant was once a source of food and medicine for American Indians and early colonists.
Published by Peter Bilton 80 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +15 votes | 6 comments
Bay leaves have been used for years and years for their health benefits, to honor heroes and to flavor foods and beverages.
Published by Elise Peck 79 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +6 votes | 3 comments
Garlic is not just an herbal remedy for treating the cold and flu, but it can also be used to help treat allergies naturally.
Published by Elise Peck 80 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +7 votes | 7 comments
Black cumin or Nigella sativa is an herb that has been cultivated and used for medicine and to flavor food for thousands of years. Research in last ten years has revealed many antioxidant compounds in black cumin seeds that have numerous health benefits.
Published by Peter Bilton 80 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +22 votes | 9 comments
Guascas (Galinsoga parviflora) is an herb and leafy vegetable commonly used in the cuisine of Colombia and also some East African countries. In many other parts of the world, guascas or gallant soldier as it is known in English is considered a noxious weed. Guascas is nutritious and, according to research, has medicinal benefits.
Published by Peter Bilton 80 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +19 votes | 6 comments
Echinacea is a popular herbal remedy used to treat common health conditions such as the cold and flu, however there are some precautions you should take before using this herb.
Published by Elise Peck 80 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +7 votes | 2 comments
About the history of cilantro, botanical name coriandrum sativum. Also, the cilantro or coriander mimics, culantro and Vietnamese coriander. The nutrition and antioxidants in cilantro and culantro.
Published by Peter Bilton 81 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +20 votes | 5 comments
About the beautiful herbaceous plant Mexican mint marigold or Tagetes lucida. The Tagetes genus of plants, native to Central and South America-are highly nutritious-being a good source of antioxidants. They also have medicinal properties and numerous other uses in Latin American cultures.
Published by Peter Bilton 81 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +16 votes | 8 comments
True myrtle or common myrtle ( Myrtus communis) is historically one of the most significant plants. It is mentioned a number of times in the bible and throughout the ancient mythology of Greece and Rome. Fragrant myrtle is a useful culinary ingredient and has been valued for its medicinal properties for centuries.
Published by Peter Bilton 81 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +8 votes | 5 comments
Lemon verbena is just as popular today for use in cosmetics as it was in the early 19th century when its essential oil was first used as a scent for perfume. This herb was also used in traditional folk medicine to cure certain ailments. Lemon verbena leaves are edible and contain several of antioxidant flavonoids.
Published by Peter Bilton 81 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +11 votes | 2 comments
Like other members of the Umbelliferae botanical family, sweet cicely is nutritious and has antioxidant properties. Sweet cicely has historically been used as a food flavoring, a substitute for sugar and an herbal medicine.
Published by Peter Bilton 82 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +12 votes | 6 comments
Angelica is a tall, edible plant used in traditional medicine and also as food. It has an aniseed flavor and many gastronomical uses. It is also nutritious and contains antioxidant.
Published by Peter Bilton 82 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +15 votes | 5 comments
Caraway (carum carvi) is a flavorful and aromatic herb used in the culinary and medicinal traditions of Europe since the Stone Age. This edible plant is also highly nutritious.
Published by Peter Bilton 82 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +19 votes | 3 comments
About the herb lemon balm, botanical name Melissa officinalis. The plants history and uses in cooking. The nutrition of lemon balm, antioxidant compounds and medicinal properties.
Published by Peter Bilton 82 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +12 votes | 3 comments
Nettles are a wild edible food that are becoming popular as people turn to foraged food sources. Nettles are prepared similarly to spinach, they taste just as good, and are even more nutritious, being an excellent source of protein and antioxidants.
Published by Peter Bilton 82 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +7 votes | 0 comments
English lavender, is EnglandÂ’s most popular garden herb and many peoples favorite herb around the home. This perennial plant, with its many varieties, has numerous uses and is also nutritious, being rich in antioxidants.
Published by Peter Bilton 82 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +17 votes | 3 comments
Chinese Medicine: The benefits and applications of Tong Qiao Huo Xue Wan.
Published by Aunty Ann 82 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +10 votes | 7 comments
The benefits and uses of the Chinese Plum Flower.
Published by Aunty Ann 82 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +15 votes | 8 comments
For centuries, men and women have massaged their scalps with rosemary herb in olive oil to maintain healthy hair. Eating sesame seeds is a Chinese remedy for preventing hair loss. Tincture of stinging nettle can also help prevent thinning hair. Flaxseed oil (2 tablespoons daily), containing fatty acids, helps keep hair from thinning. Black currant oil (500 mg) capsule twice a day) is even more powerful.
Published by Levy Dalumpines 83 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +2 votes | 1 comments
Prevents skin diseases Regular use of Safi Blood purifier helps in purifying the blood internally and thus keeping the skin healthy and glowing. During change of season it is advisable for children to take a teaspoon of Safi Blood Purifier at bedtime. Doing so helps in prevention of measles, skin rashes, skin eruption and other allergic reactions. Boils are formed due to blood contamination and use of Safi Blood Purifier helps by purifying the blood and prevents the boils from reappearing.
Published by Gazu Lakhotia 83 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +2 votes | 1 comments
These herbs tone the reproductive system and maintain normal function of the sex organs. It is used for amenorrhea female hormone imbalances, infertility, irregular menstruation, leucorrhea, menorrhagia, miscarriage, prolapsed uterus, threatened abortion, uterine and ovarian problems, and uterine displacement. Pulsatilla is best used in small doses.
Published by Levy Dalumpines 84 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +3 votes | 0 comments
For centuries many healing herbs have traditionally been used in the home to treat a variety of minor ailments and injuries.
Published by Aileen P. N. 84 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +7 votes | 0 comments
These are 25 of the most common wild herbs and plants that can be used medicinally. Always use expert identification when foraging for wild plants. Get a good field guide.
Published by Kimberly Hartfield 84 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +1 votes | 0 comments
Myrrh is a red-brown sap-like substance that is extracted from Commiphora myrrha tree. It is a resin tree that can be found in South Arabia and Somalia and today grows in some part of Yemeni. This tree grows up to 9ft high and has bumpy bark and prickly branches.
Published by Mayzile Ramirez 84 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +1 votes | 2 comments
Goldenseal is a powerful antiseptic (germ killer). Like echinacea, it is good for nearly every disease. Taken with any herb, it increases the tonic effects on the specific organs being treated.
Published by Levy Dalumpines 84 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +4 votes | 3 comments
The plant kingdom has many plants with properties that are conducive to health. To secure the best results from the use of plants as remedial agencies, they must be used consistently over a sufficient period of time. This is the continuation of How to Use Herbs As Medicine: The Preparation of Herbs (Part 1)
Published by Levy Dalumpines 85 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +4 votes | 0 comments
The plant kingdom has many plants with properties that are conducive to health. To secure the best results from the use of plants as remedial agencies, they must be used consistently over a sufficient period of time.
Published by Levy Dalumpines 85 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +6 votes | 0 comments
There are 6 types of herbal applications. This includes fomentation, poultice, salves, oils, douches, and bolus. These are cotton towels soaked in an herbal tea infusion or decoction which is as hot as can be tolerated. It is placed on a body part.
Published by Levy Dalumpines 85 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +7 votes | 2 comments
Collect herbs in clear, dry weather and in the morning, after the dew has disappeared. Dry the various herb materials in a clean room which has no dust, away from sunlight and where it is not too hot or cold. Do not dry them too fast; for too much heat spoils the herbs. Once the herbs are dry, and as long as they remain in a dry place, they should be good for quite some time.
Published by Levy Dalumpines 85 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +8 votes | 4 comments
What is Kava Kava. Benefits of Kava Kava. Kava Kava Side Effects.Kava Kava Supplement and Kava Stress Relief.
Published by Sourav RC 85 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +5 votes | 2 comments
There is no treatment better than a good sleep and rest. But in today's stressful life getting a good sleep is a luxury. We can sleep right after lying down but waking up in the middle of the night very active and sleep no more. Most of us end up tossing and turning on the bed for a better part of night. This is a common story with most of the working people. Blame it on your work or your habits, not getting enough sleep is not at all a healthy sign.
Published by Ron Siojo 86 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +10 votes | 10 comments
Besides sunflower seeds, sunflowers are a great, but overlooked, source of food
Published by Pat Veretto 91 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +1 votes | 1 comments
Interesting information about the Aloe Vera plant.
Published by Eve Sherrill York 91 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +2 votes | 3 comments
The sunflower flourished in Mexico about 4,000 years ago. In the 16th century, the galleon trade brought the plant to Europe where it became very popular as an ornamental flower plant. It was then established as an oilseed crop in Eastern Europe in the 18th century when Russia imported it via Holland. The first commercial production of sunflower oil begin in about 1830-1840.
Published by Ron Siojo 92 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +19 votes | 7 comments
Calcarea phosphorica is the very same thing as calcium phosphate, the mineral salt that is also the primary constituent of teeth and bones. Basically, it is produced chemically from diluted phosphoric acid added to calcium hydroxide (also known as lime water). This is why it is also referred to as �phosphate of lime�.
Published by EJ Gallego 66 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +1 votes | 0 comments
God has arranged nature so perfectly to nourish and supply us with abundant energy, as well as nurture us when we have some illness. That pharmacy is within everyoneÂ’s access. We need only to become aware of its use for us.
Published by Ron Siojo 93 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +9 votes | 7 comments
The Castor Bean Oil plant has many uses such as medicinal/pharmaceuticals, plastics additives, for the production of fiber optics and bulletproof glass, more uses. The plant is highly toxic, the source of the bio/chemical agent "ricin" and "RCA" yet it can still be found as an ornamental plant in private gardens and public city parks.
Published by thestickman 97 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +4 votes | 2 comments
Published by Susan Lee 98 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +2 votes | 1 comments
Learn about the many health benefits of royal matcha green tea
Published by Armchair Geek 101 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +9 votes | 0 comments
A all-natural cleansing ritual called "oil pulling" that purports to remove harmful bacteria and plaque from the mouth, for improved health and better quality of life.
Published by thestickman 102 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +3 votes | 3 comments
Umcka is an herbal extract that has been shown to work against colds, flu, sinusitis, tonsillitis and antibiotic resistant ear infections. It has shown both antiviral and antibiotic properties in killing both viruses and bacterial infections.
Published by Sam Montana 103 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +17 votes | 19 comments
How the elderberry extract Sambucus can help you fight the flu and other viruses by strengthening your immune system.
Published by Sam Montana 104 months ago in Herbs & Herbal Supplements | +8 votes | 6 comments
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