Tag Archives: natural health

Elderberry Extract: Nature’s “Tamiflu”

The most important weapon against influenza that you can add to your herbal arsenal is elderberry extract. Whether you are concerned with the seasonal flu or the potential of a deadly strain of influenza becoming pandemic, elderberry extract is a vital addition to your vault of flu remedies. Unlike the highly touted flu shot, black elderberry has ...

The National Betrayal Of Dr. Harvey Bigelsen

By Joshua Foster with Katherine Carroll, Associate Editor NHF -   SUPPORT DR. BIGELSEN and visit http://bigelsen.thenhf.com/. Just as the FDA and Codex are stripping away your ability to use nutritional supplements with therapeutic levels so are your alternative practitioners being attacked in a vicious attempt to force them out leaving you at the hands of an outdated ...

Nature’s Wonder: Coconut Oil Benefits And Uses

Coconut oil is one of nature’s most powerful wonders. It is readily available, extremely affordable, and offers many health benefits the average person probably would never consider. In addition to imparting great flavor to food dishes, coconut oil has been known to: Kill numerous bacteria, viruses and fungi Kill a number of parasites and protozoa Prevent the spread of ...

Kombucha Health Benefits

More than 2,000 years ago, the ancient Chinese discovered the health benefits of Kombucha tea, and they called it an “immortal health elixir.” Today, this tea has gained recognition around the world as a potent health beverage. Kombucha tea is made from the fermentation of a mixture of sweetened tea and SCOBY, which is a ...

A Modest Dose Of Ginger Improves 8 Markers Of Diabetes Type 2

A promising new study published in the International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition reveals that the popular kitchen spice ginger may be an effective treatment for the prevention of diabetes and its complications. Ginger is in the same plant family (Zingiberacea) that includes the medicinal powerhouse turmeric, and which only recently was proven to be ...

10 Amazing Health Benefits Of Chlorophyll

You may have heard a lot of buzz surrounding the healthiness of vegetables, especially leafy green vegetables with deep, rich color tones. In many ways, they’re perfect foods and part of the credit is owed to the chlorophyll they contain. Chlorophyll is a green pigment that’s instrumental in photosynthesis. Research also suggests it’s instrumental in ...

Guide To Using Citrus Oils For Wintery Ailments

Essential oils are used in the practice of aromatherapy for certain health problems. Citrus oils are light, uplifting oils that are particularly useful as the darker winter months approach. Although we traditionally think of warming oils, such as ginger and nutmeg, for winter ailments, citrus oils can uplift your mood and remind you of the ...

Health Benefits Of Lemon Water

After visiting some friends recently who drank copious amounts of water spiked with fresh organic limes and lemons from trees in their yard and freely offered this delicious concoction to all their guests, the following article reminded me of the value of our mutual dedication to planetary health and wellness through simple healthful remedies. There are ...

What Is Kava? 10 Must-Know Facts

A few years ago, my wife and I were on Hawaii’s big island and walking through a quaint shopping area when I noticed a small, hole-in-the-wall establishment that served kava. For the uninitiated, kava is a relaxing, non-alcoholic beverage made from the root of the kava plant, it’s popular in the Pacific islands. I’d heard ...

7 Natural Alternatives Better Than Drugs For Health And Healing

Natural medicine is an amazing field, full of inspiring stories and an ever-accumulating body of scientific research to support its increasingly popular view of health. In fact, at GreenMedInfo.com we specialize in dredging up from the National Library of Medicine's 23-million citation deep, seemingly oceanic database, highly promising clinical pearls indicating not only the value of ...

Grape Seed Extract Superior To Blockbuster Diabetes Drug, Preclinical Study Finds

A new study published in the Journal of Cell Communication and Signaling compared the effects of a grape seed extract (GSP) to the diabetes drug metformin (MET) in rats fed a high fat, high fructose diet (HFFD) designed to provoke insulin resistance. Titled, "Grape seed proanthocyanidins and metformin act by different mechanisms to promote insulin signaling ...

Control High Cholesterol With These 5 Herbal Remedies

Too much cholesterol in your body can definitely be threatening to your health, but at the same time it is an essential part of a healthy life. There are different types of cholesterol present in the body, like LDL or low density lipoprotein, and HDL or high density lipoprotein. LDL is known as the “bad” ...

Woman Rejects Chemo & Overcomes Her Ovarian Cancer With Nutrition (VIDEO)

Evita Ramparte was diagnosed with a serious case of ovarian cancer after a visit to the doctor revealed it was the concerning cause of her constant pain. Told that chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery were among her only options to ever recover, Ramparte was not convinced. After all, she had been living her whole life in ...

Stinging Nettle for Healthy Prostate

Urtica dioica, or Stinging Nettle, is probably one of the world’s most popular herbal remedies. Health practitioners use it commonly for its potency against harmful organisms, redness, and swelling; as well as its immune modulating action. It has also been used to support balanced blood sugar and normal cholesterol levels. [1] The benefits don’t stop ...

3 Evidence-Based Ways To REVERSE Skin Aging Naturally

Our aging skin is the target of billions of dollars worth of marketing, the object of a continual stream of cosmetics, drugs and 'nutraceuticals' promising to deliver age-defying results. But what really works? What does the scientific evidence say? In this article we discuss three proven natural interventions that are generally considered safe, affordable and effective. Pine ...

New Study Confirms Gingko Biloba Aids Stroke Recovery

A new study published in the Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease confirms that extracts of one of the oldest plants in existence today, the 'living fossil' known as Gingko biloba, protects against stroke-related neurologic deficits in human subjects.[1] Researchers at the University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran, lead a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized controlled trial, in ...

25 Best Ways to Detox From Heavy Metals, Pesticides, Environmental Pollutants, and Metabolic Waste

  If you are endlessly tired, irritable, have trouble losing weight, or feel depressed, you might be suffering from the environmental onslaught of toxins being poured into our air, water and soil by greedy corporate monopolies. If you aren’t sure whether you are suffering from toxic overload, you can at least be certain you are not ...