Tag Archives: Herbs

The Effects of Environmental Pollution on the Body

This article discusses the effect of environmental pollution on the body and the importance of detoxification. It looks at the importance of the liver in the detoxification process. It also focuses on detoxification properties of herbs and a formula for … Continue reading

Posted in Health Related | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Herbal Formula for High Blood Pressure

(RobertMijas.com) This article focuses on the preparation of a herbal formula for high blood pressure. It looks in detail at the herbs that are used and their effect on the body and any side effects. Preparation and delivery methods are … Continue reading

Posted in Health Related, Herbs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Herbs – Alfalfa (Medicago Sativa)

Alfalfa (Medicago Saliva), is a perennial herb part of the leguminosae family. Alfalfa has a long list of dietary and medicinal uses and research has proven that Alfalfa might lower blood levels of cholesterol and glucose. Many take Alfalfa supplements … Continue reading

Posted in Herbs | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Q&A: Herbs for Constipation

Question: What herbs are used for constipation? Answer: Constipation is an intestinal sluggishness that produces an inefficient bowel movement. Two causes are: hypothyroidism and obstruction of the intestinal tract; poor diet due to lack of bulk producing foods and failure … Continue reading

Posted in Herbs, Q&A | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

We Become Silent: The Last Days of Health Freedom

International award-winning filmmaker Kevin P. Miller of Well TV announced the release of a new documentary about the threat to medical freedom of choice. ‘We Become Silent: The Last Days of Health Freedom’ details the ongoing attempts by multinational pharmaceutical … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Q&A: Herbs for Chemotherapy

Question: Discuss some herbs that may be helpful for someone taking chemotherapy. Explain why they may be recommended. Answer: Three herbs that are helpful during chemotherapy are: Echinacea – is an immune booster during chemotherapy where the immune is compromised due … Continue reading

Posted in Health Related, Herbs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Herbs: Low blood sugar

The four herbs in most herbal low blood sugar formula are: Licorice root(Glycyrrhiza glabra) – helps overcome adrenal failure by maintaining electrolyte balance, and helps adrenal gland recovery. Prevents enzymatic destruction by allowing the glucocorticoids, mineralcorticoids and sex hormones to … Continue reading

Posted in Headlines, Health Related, Herbs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Herbs – Chamomile (Chamomilla recutita)

Chamomile (Chamomilla recutita) is a herb that has been used for thousands of years for many ailments, nicknamed “cure-all”, it is used in gas, diarrhea, stomach upset, sleeplessness, and anxiety (Mowrey, 1986, p.110).  It can also be used topically for … Continue reading

Posted in Herbs | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Herbs: Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus)

Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus) is a member of Martaceae family, and a native to Australia. It is a herb that has properties that provide great relief as a decongestant, expectorant, antibiotic, antiseptic, and rubefacient (Terra, 1996: 136). Eucalyptus rubs have been … Continue reading

Posted in Herbs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Herbs: Comfrey (Symphytum officinale) – Special Note

Comfrey (Symphytum officinale) is a member of the Boraginaceae family with leaf and root parts being used for medicinal purposes (Terra, 1998). The plant has attracted some controversy due to published research that has found that long-term ingestion of comfrey root … Continue reading

Posted in Herbs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment