Andrea Lewis

I'm a freelance writer, blogger, and amateur herbalist who specializes in alternative / holistic health topics. I'm the writer, editor and content manager for Holistic Health & Living blog, and the sole writer, narrator and animator for the Holistic Health & Living YouTube channel. You can tweet me on Twitter, message me on Google+ or my Contact page.

Health Benefits of Lobelia

Health Benefits of Lobelia_Lobelia Inflata flowers

Lobelia (Lobelia inflata) has been used as a medicine for a very long time. … Herbalist have treated bronchitis, asthma and other respiratory conditions with lobelia for centuries, and modern science has proven the herb effective for those complaints (and others).

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The Benefits of Ayurvedic Medicine: Ajowan

The Benefits of Ayurvedic Medicine: Ajowan_ajowan seeds in bowl

Ajowan has been used as both food and medicine for thousands of years. This member of the Apiaceae family has an astounding number of health benefits, including treating chronic and recurrent cough and cold, asthma, cholera, parasitic infestations, kidney stones and more.

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Hepatic Encephalopathy – Protecting Your Liver Protects Your Brain

Hepatic encephalopathy is a good example of how protecting the health of a single organ can protect our overall health and well-being. In the case of hepatic encephalopathy, protecting your liver will prevent the behavioral, mood, speech and sleep changes and movement dysfunctions that comprise the syndrome. … Read on to learn more.

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