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Homeopathy Types, Benefits, and Risks

By |2018-10-10T13:39:25+03:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: Herbs & Plants, Knowledge, Substances|Tags: , , , , , , |

Homeopathy is a 200-year old healing modality that involves taking medications that are derived from natural sources. These very mild medicines work to stimulate the healing responses of the body so that it corrects the ailments and illnesses by itself. FDA-approved, homeopathy is being widely [...]

Benefits and Medicinal Uses of Thyme (Thymus Vulgaris)

By |2018-07-24T11:53:31+03:00July 24th, 2018|Categories: Herbs & Plants, Substances|Tags: , , , , , |

The aromatic thyme (Thymus Vulgaris) plant is a perennial and woody shrub harnessing square stems and attractive flowers. A member of the mint family, thyme is an herb that originates in the Mediterranean basin and has a number of varieties, each with its own distinctive [...]

Pau D’Arco: Benefits, Traditional Uses, and History

By |2018-05-29T01:01:22+03:00May 29th, 2018|Categories: Culture, Herbs & Plants, Knowledge, Substances|Tags: , , , , , |

Pau d’arco has a long and well-documented history of use by the indigenous peoples of the rainforest. Use of Pau D'Arco may actually pre-date the Inca Empire. Tribes living thousands of miles apart have used Pau d’arco for the same medicinal purposes for hundreds of years. [...]

Lobelia Inflata (Puke Weed) Benefits

By |2018-04-30T12:09:44+03:00April 30th, 2018|Categories: Herbs & Plants, Knowledge, Substances|Tags: , , , |

Lobelia inflata is an herb that is used to treat asthma, allergies, whooping cough, congestion, and bronchitis. In the past, it was also useful for tobacco withdrawal as an herbal remedy to quit smoking. It is found in the southeastern part of Canada from Nova [...]

Benefits and Facts of Damiana (Turnera diffusa)

By |2018-04-02T14:46:49+03:00April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Culture, Herbs & Plants, Substances|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I have researched any number of herbal remedies and have noted how many are famed for their aphrodisiac abilities. More often than not, these natural aphrodisiacs fall short when it comes to scientific research. Now as a man of a certain age, I am intrigued [...]

Black Cumin Seed Oil Benefits

By |2017-11-15T14:05:54+03:00November 14th, 2017|Categories: Herbs & Plants, Knowledge|Tags: , , |

The black seed known as the black cumin seed encases an important medicinal oil that been used for centuries in Arabian, African and Asian countries it is indigenous to. Modern research is validating its many traditional uses for diseases like asthma, according to a 2003 [...]