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).
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.
Green tea can protect our brains from mental decline and injury, as well as improve working memory and cognitive function. Read on to learn more.
Vervain has a vast and fascinating medicinal and supernatural history. … Following, are some of the most common ailments treated with this amazing herb.
Chaparral (Larrea tridentata) is a very powerful herb. … Due to chaparral’s power, it is both highly regarded for its healing abilities and greatly feared for its possible side-effects and drug interactions. In this article, we will discuss both.
Preventing illness, and the downtime it brings, is always preferable to simply treating it after the fact. By planning ahead and taking a holistic approach – treating the body, mind and spirit – one can successfully prevent illnesses of all kinds. It is especially easy to successfully prevent germ and …
The viruses that cause cold and flu can strike anyone at any time of the year. Germ and virus borne illnesses are more severe during the warm months… Read on for DIY herbal remedies that fight cold and flu year round.
It’s that time of year again. Coughing, sneezing, sore/scratchy throats, congestion, fevers, and general misery. … Discover the natural remedies that can ease symptoms and even prevent cold and flu.
Red Clover (Trifolium Pratense) is one of the few blood cleansing herbs one might drink for the taste alone. Fortunately, in addition to its subtle and delicious flavor, red clover is nutritious, soothing, can improve the look and feel of skin, helps coughs and acts as a blood cleanser. However, the news isn’t all good. … Read on to discover the benefits and pitfalls of using red clover herb.
In traditional herbal medicine, Yellow Dock (Rumex Crispus) is considered a general health tonic, as it promotes general health and well-being. However, there are specific reasons why you should consider using yellow dock. … Read on to discover what those reasons are.
Recent clinical research studies have demonstrated that the herb Hawthorn (Crataegus Oxyacantha) can be of great benefit to those suffering from heart failure. … But chronic heart failure isn’t the only cardiovascular condition hawthorn herb can alleviate.
Coriander has been used as both food and medicine, in many cultures, for millennium. Discover why this herb and spice has been so admired through the ancient and modern worlds.