By Brianna L. Ladapo Antibiotic drugs are widely cited as the most important medical invention of this century. For the past several decades, they have revolutionized the interventional abilities of Western physicians, transforming bacterial infections like pneumonia and meningitis from life-threatening illnesses into easily treatable conditions. Used by nearly every medical specialty in existence, these [...]
By Joe Smulevitz, C.H., M.H. From the lush green tropical rainforests of South America comes cat’s claw, a powerful medicinal vine, prized for centuries by South Americans to control inflammation, arthritis, rheumatism, cancer, and a variety of other ailments.
By Joe Smulevitz, C.H., M.H. Seniors who take certain dietary supplements may significantly improve their health resulting in reduced hospitalizations and physicians’ visits.
By Joe Smulevitz, C.H., M.H. Once mainly confined to health food stores, herbal products are now found in pharmacies, discount stores and easily purchased on the Internet. Countless brands are available and each claim to be the best. How do you know what product to take or should you be taking the product at all? [...]
By Susun S Weed Summertime means insect bites and stings. Ouch! Take a leaf from Susun S. Weed’s storehouse of natural remedies: Soothe, heal, and prevent bites with safe herbal remedies that grow right where you live: north or south, east or west, city or country. The best natural remedies for insect bites are right [...]
By Eric Cho Hoodia Gordonii, or Hoodia™, is an immensely popular diet product that one can buy either online or in health food shops. Herbal based, it is generally viewed as one of the major appetite suppressants available on the market today. First used by indigenous South African tribesmen who appreciated the properties of the [...]