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 […]

It seems that everyone is talking about GMOs today. GMOs, or genetically modified organisms, have been artificially manipulated in a lab through genetic engineering. It is estimated that 70% of the foods you eat directly or indirectly contain GMOs. The really scary part is that GMOs are being linked more and more to health issues […]

Hibiscus tea is not popular, but it sure has its benefits. Hibiscus is an annual flowering plant of the mallow family, Malvaceae. This plant is found throughout the world in warm, tropical and subtropical regions. Hibiscus has conspicuous, trumpet-shaped flowers that are red, pink, orange or yellow in color. It is the national flower of […]

Spring brings longer days and warmer weather, while autumn brings falling leaves, pollens, and ragweed. For many of us, these seasonal changes are very infuriating and bring on seasonal allergies. They are concealed by congestion, watery eyes, sneezing, and hay fever, which is a constant problem in some households. Natural Remedies for Seasonal Allergies Allergies […]

Heart palpitations are characterized by having a “too fast” or “too hard” heartbeat. It may feel as though your heart is skipping a beat, fluttering, or pitter-pattering. In some cases, they can be felt in the neck, throat and chest. Typically, these are related to anxiety, stress, caffeine, alcohol, and other stimulants or emotions. You […]

The Anise plant has been used for centuries to treat a number a health conditions. Their seeds were so valuable in the East, they were used to pay taxes. These very seeds can treat many conditions, from low sex drive to digestion problems. Anise is from the carrot family and it can grow up to […]

Chamomile is an herb that many people are familiar with, though they may not be familiar with its properties and abilities. The flowers themselves have slight sedative properties that enhances the quality of your sleep and provides relaxation. Many parents find that the flower can help ease teething and colic in their babies, as well […]

Hormones hold a massive role in the human body, and can greatly impact your health and behavior. Imbalances in your hormones can be repaired, permitting a healthy lifestyle. Certain studies are looking to see how well hormones can impact the body, such as healing brain trauma. Hormone imbalance symptoms typically include weight gain, PMS, trouble […]

Chest congestion is caused by a buildup of fluids, both inside and around your lungs. It can lead to uncomfortable symptoms, such as a tightness in the chest that can make breathing into a chore. Other symptoms include bloody phlegm, shortness of breath, coughing, runny nose, crackling noise when breathing, body aches and fever, among […]

When our pets are suffering from allergies, it can be hard to know which way to turn in terms of treatment. Prescription medications can worsen the condition, adding more symptoms than the illness gives. As more pet parents make the change to natural treatments, many effective allergy remedies have been discovered that work wonders for […]

Our gut bacteria holds a particularly important role in our brain health. There are hundreds of different bacteria living inside of our guts, and these bugs are particularly connected to our brain’s function, health and disease resistance. These microbes do it all, from reducing and regulating our immune health, inflammation, detoxing, carb metabolism, vitamin production […]