Herbal Remedies

Original Fire-Cider Recipe and Controversy

Ancient Traditions For many generations, herbal medicinal recipes have been prepared by herbalists and families as a way to fight the common cold and other illnesses. As with all early herbal traditions, recipes were passed down from one generation to the next; from healer to community, from parent or grandparent ...

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Chasing the Chinese chastetree: Chemical fingerprint of a traditional herbal remedy Skip to NavigationEzine

Published: Dec 14, 2015 Author: Ryan De Vooght-Johnson Channels: Laboratory Informatics Not all plants are created equal A simple method for #chemical #fingerprint analysis of #traditional #Chinese medicines, using high-performance liquid chromatography with diode array detection, is described in a new study.With more and more people looking for a less ...

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What’s in Your Herbal Medicines?

Many people take #herbal #medicines, including traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) thinking they are doing something positive for their health. Ironically, in many cases they may be doing just the opposite. Have you ever wondered what is actually in the #herbal medicine products you buy? Has the herb on the label ...

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Beat a path to the garden of herbal delights

The Chinese medicinal herb #garden at Bristol University’s Botanic Garden is an eye-opener. It challenges preconceptions about garden design and planting – and also our attitude to healthcare. It is a collaboration between the university and the Register of Chinese #Herbal Medicine. As a dedicated Chinese #herbal medicine teaching garden, ...

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Being unhappy or stressed will not kill, says study

#Being miserable or #stressed will not increase your risk of dying, according to the UK’s Million Women #Study. It had been thought that being #unhappy was bad for health – particularly for the heart. But the decade-long analysis, published in the Lancet, said previous studies had just confused cause and ...

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Why drinking hot lemon in the morning DOES improve your health: A slice of the fruit in hot water can aid weight loss, help combat colds and keep you looking young

Infographic by #health website DYLN reveals the ten benefits of #lemon #water Vitamin C in the lemon boosts collagen production, keeping skin youthful Boosts the metabolic rate and can reduce your blood and liver cholesterol If you are on the path to better health, this daily trick to alkalise your ...

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