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Garlic: Roto-Rooter for the Arteries?

Natural Medicine |  | One of the most common kitchen staples could prove to also be one of the most effective natural treatments for heart disease. Heart disease is the #1 killer in the modern world. It’s the reason why millions pop aspirin, blood pressure, or statin drugs daily in the hopes that they might reduce the risk of ...Read More »

Lung and Respiratory Detox and Benefits of Chaparral

Natural Medicine |  | There’s good news for sufferers of upper respiratory ailments. Chaparral is a flowering plant found in the deserts of southwest North America that may provide relief via its natural, organic compounds. Native Americans have historically appreciated chaparral for lung detox and addressing respiratory problems such as symptoms of bronchitis, cold, and congestion. Chaparral is used ...Read More »

Sunlight Holds Key To Killing Breast Cancer

Natural Medicine |  | A new study finds vitamin D — the ‘sunlight vitamin’ — strikes to the very heart of breast cancer malignancy. Breast cancer is not what most people think. Beneath the intimidating statistics that make it seem like a juggernaut of inevitability or a time bomb of genetic determinism ready to go off in the asymptomatic ...Read More »

Birch Essential Oil For Arthritis, Muscle And Joint Pain

Natural Medicine |  | Once you move beyond the basic, everyday essential oils that we all know and love, it becomes time to explore some of the more esoteric oils that solve specific ailments.  In my own exploration of essential oils, a specific ailment high on my list was relief from muscle and joint pain. The oil of choice?  ...Read More »

3 Foods That Promote Healthy Lungs

Natural Medicine |  | Pistachios Pistachios don’t provide the same direct lung cleansing benefits the way many herbs do, but they’re still important to anyone interested in improving their lung health. Studies suggest that pistachios may help prevent lung cancer [1]. They contain a special type of Vitamin E, known as gamma-tocopherol that can possibly offer a certain level ...Read More »

Honey and Black Seed Combo Cures 57% of H. Pylori Patients

Natural Medicine |  | H. pylori infection may be treated effectively with two ancient food-based remedies, new research suggests. Natural solutions for H. pylori are gaining increased attention due to the failure of conventional antibiotics to produce a permanent resolution of the condition without attendant adverse effects. In a previous post entitled “3 Natural H. Pylori ‘Cures’ That Are ...Read More »

Broccoli Can Stimulate Brain Regeneration, New Research Suggests

Natural Medicine |  | For decades it was believed that brain regeneration was not possible. But an accumulating body of research now reveals that common foods such as broccoli contain compounds capable of stimulating the repair and renewal of nerve tissue. Ever since Santiago Ramón y Cajal, the father of neuroscience, declared “nothing may be regenerated” in the adult ...Read More »

Black Seed May Treat Hypothyroidism (Hashimoto's Disease), Clinical Trial Reveals

Natural Medicine |  | A recent clinical trial indicates that the most common cause of hypothyrodism (Hashimoto’s disease) may be improved with the addition of only two grams of powdered black seed daily.  A powerful new randomized clinical trial reveals that the ancient healing food known as nigella sativa (aka “black seed”), once known as the “remedy for everything ...Read More »

Exotic Honey Comes To Rescue In Fighting Deadly C. Difficile Infections

Natural Medicine |  | Today, an alarming number of patients are falling victim to antibiotic-resistant infections, including those like C. difficile which aren’t just resistant to conventional antibiotics but actually caused by them.  Thankfully, even when antibiotics fail to produce positive outcomes, ancient medicinal foods like honey may come to the rescue.  A recent report published in the International Journal ...Read More »

Hawthorn Berry Benefits: The Ultimate Heart Supporting Herb

Natural Medicine |  | In the United States, someone is affected by cardiovascular disease every 42 seconds.[1] If you or a loved one are experiencing heart-related health problems, then you should be aware of natural herbs that support heart health. Among these beneficial herbs, hawthorn berry is the most used and effective. For centuries, it has been cherished for ...Read More »

Evidence That Flaxseed Is A Heart Disease Reversing Food

Natural Medicine |  | Flaxseeds contain unique heart friendly properties, which the scientific research is only now beginning to reveal in greater clarity. Should we wait around for randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blinded trials and the FDA’s explicit drug approval, or take out our coffee grinders and start incorporating the meal into our diet right now? Thankfully, its a choice you ...Read More »

Can Turmeric Support Gut Health?

Natural Medicine |  | The innumerable health benefits of turmeric may seem like a recent discovery, but it has a long history in the Ayurvedic tradition, especially for digestive and gut health. In fact, this brilliant gold spice has been appreciated in India for over four thousand years. When used in conjunction with other bioactive herbs, turmeric encourages normal ...Read More »

9 Evidence-Based Medicinal Properties of Oranges

Natural Medicine |  | The orange is both a literal and symbolic embodiment of the sun, from whose light it is formed. As a whole food it irradiates us with a spectrum of healing properties, the most prominent of which some call “vitamin C activity,” but which is not reducible to the chemical skeleton known as ‘ascorbic acid.’ Science ...Read More »

Gingko Biloba: A 'Living Fossil' With Life-Extending Properties

Natural Medicine |  | Those interested in learning how to enhance their longevity may want to look to Gingko Biloba, whose very existence today as a “living fossil” speaks volumes to its ability to survive conditions that would otherwise kill or dramatically shorten the lifespan of most other species. There is a thread of biological immortality woven into all ...Read More »

Research Proving Vitamin C's Therapeutic Value in 200+ Diseases

Natural Medicine |  | Vitamin C is generally considered to be an important “nutrient,” but its perceived value usually ends there. Only rarely does the public (and the medical profession) glimpse its true potential in the prevention and treatment of disease — and this because, by legal definition (in the US), only FDA-approved drugs can prevent, treat and cure ...Read More »

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