Barberry, a genus of the Berberis species of deciduous or evergreen shrub, grows throughout most of the sub-tropical and temperate regions of the world. Often seen with small oval shaped dark green leaves, the Barberry will most often bloom small yellow flowers and produce bright red fruit that is smaller than a raisin. The plant […]

The ion cleansing detox machine is used for various reasons. The machine is used to detox the body, increase energy, and cleanse the body internally. It may even help increase sexual health, rid the body of heavy metals, detoxify the liver, alleviate pain, improve memory and sleep, reduce wrinkles, help treat acne, and enhance the […]

Elderflower is part of the Elder plant that is a flowering plant of the Adoxaceae family. The elderflower comes into season in the Northern Hemisphere end of May to early June. Numerous growing conditions accommodate this plant, including dry and wet soils; however, they are more inclined to grow in sunny environments. The flowers are […]

Fenugreek, a plant cultivated around the world, comes from the Fabaceae family. The chemical it contains, sotolon, is responsible for the sweet scent it exudes. The leaves are used as an herb, the seeds as a spice, and the leaves, sprouts and microgreens are all used as a vegetable. India is the largest producer of […]

Matcha Green Tea is the most nutritious green tea available. Steamed, stemmed, de-vined, and then ground into a very fine powder, the tea leaves are then stored away from light and oxygen. This process captures the nutrients and antioxidants found in the tea leaves, the antioxidants that are usually left behind in your typical cup […]

Blessed Thistle, scientifically known as Cnicus Benedictus, is often referred to as St. Benedict’s Thistle or holy thistle. The plant itself has thistle-like characteristics and is chiefly found in the Mediterranean regions of Portugal and Iran. In North America, Blessed Thistle is viewed as an invasive weed plant. The plant is not considered edible, though […]

Pancreatitis is an extremely painful condition, occurring when there is inflammation in the pancreas. It transpires when the pancreatic enzymes become activated inside the pancreas, and these enzymes begin digesting the cellular wall. Pancreatitis can occur as acute pancreatitis, meaning that it appears suddenly and lasts for days. Or, it can occur as chronic pancreatitis, […]

Watching our pets grow old is a painful part of life. Seeing them in pain can sometimes be harder on us than it is on them (at least we owners think so). To optimize the health of your aging dog and extend their years as far as possible, incorporate as many of the following herbs […]

The taproot part of the beet is referred to as the beetroot. Beetroot is both used for food and medicinal uses. From Middle Ages onwards, beetroot was regarded as a treatment for various illnesses and conditions, particularly those illnesses related to blood and digestion. The beet plant consists of a round, firm vegetable purple in […]

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is primarily a genetic disorder that affects the endocrine system and results in anovulation, meaning that a woman does not have a menstrual period. Someone suffering from polycystic ovary syndrome will also have high levels of androgenic hormones and may also suffer from insulin resistance. Remedies for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome While […]

Yeast infection can be an extremely embarrassing and uncomfortable condition. A yeast infection must be treated, not only because it is uncomfortable, but because if it is allowed to develop, it can then contaminate the blood with poisonous chemicals. Home Remedies for Yeast Infection  In this article you will find some at-home remedies that treat […]

The name Astragalus refers to a whole host of herbal and shrub species encompassing over 3000 varieties within the genus. A member of the legume family, Astragalus is also referred to as goat’s thorn, milkvetch, and locoweed. Native to the Northern hemisphere where the climate is mild or temperate, Astragalus grows easily in standard conditions. […]

Rooibos tea, originating from South Africa, is being hailed for its plethora of health benefits. These benefits include curing headaches, insomnia, asthma, eczema, bone weakness, hypertension, allergies and premature aging. The tea has no caffeine and can be enjoyed as often as you would like. The USDA has even noted the tea can help prevent […]

Hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, occurs when your body does not have enough sugar in its system to use as fuel. The result can include headaches, shakiness, confusion, irritability, anxiety, and weakness. While any period of hypoglycemia should be reported to your physician, there are some natural remedies that you can turn to for immediate […]

The lymphatic system is the network of organs and tissues that consist of lymph vessels, lymph nodes, and lymph. The tonsils, spleen, and thymus are all part of the lymphatic system. The lymphatic system carries toxins out of the body and plays a crucial part in our health. For this reason, cleansing of the lymphatic […]

High blood pressure is a common, yet very serious, condition in which the force of your blood against your artery walls is high. Over time, this results in damage to your blood vessels and heart. This can lead to heart disease, heart attack, and stroke. High Blood Pressure Symptoms  Someone suffering from high blood pressure […]