Holy basil (tulsi), is regarded as the elixir of life because it is believed to promote longevity. It is an aromatic branched shrub that is native to the Indian subcontinent and cultivated as far as the Southeast Asian tropics. Tulsi is known for its health-promoting and disease-preventing properties. It contains hundreds of beneficial compounds and possess strong antioxidant, anti-viral, adaptogenic, anti-bacterial, and immune enhancing properties. Tulsi is considered to be an adaptogenic, which means it is able to balance various processes in the body by helping it to adapt to stress.
Humans have been collecting honey for at least 8,000 years.
Ancient Greeks, Egyptians, Ayurveda and traditional Chinese medicine used honey to treat various ailments including ulcers, gastric discomforts, skin wounds and burns.
Melaleuca oil (tea tree oil) is an essential oil that is extracted from the leaves of the Melaleuca alternifolia. Tea tree oil has 92 different compounds and ranges in color from pale yellow to clear. It has been described as having a fresh, camphor-like smell and can grow small like a shrub or as a tree, 100 feet tall. Melaleuca alternifolia is native to Southeast Queensland and the Northeast coast of New South Wales, Australia.
Did you know that ginger can reduce pain and migraines, inflammation, help digestion, diabetes and much more?
Onions are a natural cure for many health problems. It is the best remedy for severe vomiting and as a general antibiotic that can boost your immune system.
The onion is from the allium family and is rich in sulfur providing the onion with its antibiotic and antiseptic properties. Onion is also extremely high in antioxidant Querectin which helps the body to fight free radicals.
Natural Cures. Respiratory conditions respond well to onion juice as it is a great expectorant. Onions are good for cholesterol levels, heart, arthritis, a great antioxidant, and good for diabetes due to its flavonoid and sulfur compounds. Onions have been used as a standard treatment for thousands of years.
We have all been told that cavities are caused by eating sugary, sticky candy and the lack of good hygienic care. Once there is tooth decay, the only way to return to a heathy mouth is to drill out the decay and fill the hole with a synthetic compound or even remove the tooth.
In 2008, the FDA strongly recommended against giving children under the age of 2 years old, over-the-counter cough and cold medicine. This warning was not required of drug manufacturers by the FDA but most companies included this warning for children under 4 years old on their labels.
If you feel as if you are coming down with a cold or flu, make yourself a cup of this delicious tea. It’s very simple to make, and very economical as well! You can drink it every day, even if you’re not sick.
Most commercial antiperspirant deodorant products contain extremely toxic chemicals and heavy metals that can cause severe harm to the human nervous system. Did you know that in the United States, the Food and Drug Administration classifies antiperspirants as over-the-counter drugs? Additionally, deodorants combined with antiperspirant agents are classified as drugs. (Link). Most commercial deodorants contain aluminum and parabens. Aluminum in deodorants has been linked to a number of health effects, including impaired mental and motor function, Alzheimer’s and other brain diseases, and bone diseases. Conventional deodorants also contain parabens. According to one study done in 2004, parabens have been linked to breast cancer. They are found to disturb the body’s hormonal balance and to mimic estrogen, as estrogen is said to play a part in breast cancer formation.
Can simple baking soda in a glass of water soothe your heartburn or acid reflux? Yes, it can. If you suffer from Acid Reflux or heartburn, rather than taking a toxic antacid tablet, which can contain GMO and other dangerous ingredients, try this simple and effective remedy.
Baking soda acts as an alkalizing and pH balancing agent inside the body. If the body is overly acidic, baking soda can help put it back into an acid/alkaline balance.