Moles are one of the most common conditions in the world. All of us have at least one mole. Most moles are harmless and not cancerous, and they can be removed in a number of ways. Apple cider vinegar (find it here) is a wonderful product to have around for many reasons and getting rid of moles is just one of them. The acid in the vinegar destroys the tissue that forms the blemish and doesn’t cause any damage to the surrounding skin. [Read more…]
Epsom salts have been used by many different cultures for hundreds of years. They have a number of different beneficial properties and are used in gardening, household cleaning, and detoxifying the body. These salts are very inexpensive and can be purchased at bulk discounts in garden centers nearly everywhere. Using Epsom salt baths is an advanced detoxification strategy that has remarkable health benefits.
Many people are beginning to see the benefit of growing your own food, but growing your own medicine is as important to your health. Have you heard of Wooly Lamb’s Ear? Woolly lamb’s ears is also known as woolly woundwort. The whole plant is medicinal as an alterative, antibacterial, antipyretic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, febrifuge, hypotensive, stomachic, styptic, tonic, astringent, carminative, diuretic, vulnerary. It can be used in place of bandages. It absorbs blood and helps it to clot more easily. In fact Lamb’s Ear has been used for 100s and 100s of years as a wound dressing, especially on the battle field, so it is a shame that this kind of natural first aid knowledge is dying out… [Read more…]
Ever wonder why so many restaurants have those peppermint candies next to the register? It’s because of peppermint’s history as an effective digestive aid which dates all the way back to ancient Egypt and Rome. It has a healing action on the stomach and liver. Additionally, peppermint is not only a digestive aid, it also helps the circulatory and respiratory systems. It possesses anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties.
Naturally antimicrobial, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory, these natural detoxifiers are a must-have for everyone. These natural ingredients don’t interfere with normal bodily functions like conventional drugs do. They function in a purifying way at the cellular level without any harmful side effects. These natural detoxifiers are healing in a way that works with the body’s natural processes. Additionally, using natural remedies is a great prevention strategy.
Oil pulling is incredibly easy and effective. It’s a technique where a tablespoon of oil is swooshed around the mouth and teeth for 20 minutes. Oil pulling dates back thousands of years in Ayurvedic medicine. As simple as it sounds, oil pulling is very effective.
Scientific research has proven oil pulling can improve the health of your teeth and gums. It reduces dental bacteria which helps drastically with improving ones overall health. The oil collects various pathogens in the mouth which are then trapped within the oil and consequently spat out. The oil penetrates into deep areas of your mouth where bad bacteria thrives.
Taking in consideration it is one of the deadliest diseases, scientists constantly try to find a cure and finally put and end to cancer. This herb is one of those cures and it can kill up to 98% of cancer cells in just 16 hours.
Namely, according to the researches published in “Life Science”, artemisinin, a “Sweet wormwood” or “Artemisia Annua” derivative, was used in Chinese medicine and it can kill 98% of lung cancer cells in less than 16 hours.
If you’ve ever left speechless from a doctor’s office after being told you have allergies, if you’ve ever spent hours on the throne (and not the good kind), if you’ve ever had a skin allergy test and had your back covered in big red itchy welts, you know how frustrating it can be to realize your favorite foods are making your sick.
We have been using home remedies like essential oils to fight colds and hopefully keep the flu away from our house. We are about to jump right into the main part of the cold and flu season. As always, we are eating plenty of fermented foods, my ‘no flu tea‘, and we are taking our cod liver oil, but in this post I am going to focus on what else we are using this year – essential oils.
As usual, I offer my disclaimer that I am not a doctor. This blog post is for information purposes only as I am sharing my experiences.
We all just got our first cold of the winter and here is what I did to help us kick it quickly. Are you prepared to keep your family healthy this season?
The modern world in which we live today is just chocked full with fast and processed foods – drinks too. There are fizzy drinks full of gas and sugar, and even so-called health drinks which contain too much sugar, or sweetness by way of artificial sugar – which is even worse for you health-wise than natural sugar. The modern lifestyle is one of constant pressure, rushing here and there at 100 mph with seemingly never enough time to eat anything other than burgers, pizzas, fries and other fast foods.