Aloe Vera: History and Medicinal Uses
The Aloe Vera plant is a member of the lily and onion family and has many uses in medicines and traditional home remedies.
Publish Date: 2018-05-03 - Updated: 2023-04-21
Ginger: Facts, Health Benefits, Growing at Home
Interesting facts about ginger, now known as one of the superfoods, and the myriad of health benefits of eating ginger raw or as a garnish in cooking.
Publish Date: 2017-12-21 - Updated: 2023-05-01
What is Ginseng?
Ginseng is a slow growing herb which consists of a light colored root a single stalk and long oval green leaves Ginseng contains complex carbohydrates called saponins or ginsengsines.
Publish Date: 2017-12-21 - Updated: 2017-12-28
Garlic Facts, Remedies, and Health Benefits
Facts and information on garlic including health benefits home remedies using garlic and how to grow your own garlic at home.
Publish Date: 2017-12-20 - Updated: 2020-04-20
Indian Herbal Medicine: Cures for Constipation
Information on Indian herbal medicines and native herbs used to cure constipation in India.
Publish Date: 2015-03-19 - Updated: 2015-03-30
Improving Health with Herbs and Spices
Spices and herbs play a significant role in improving health by helping reduce sodium, calorie and fat intake while making healthy eating more appealing.
Publish Date: 2014-10-31 - Updated: 2021-10-28
Ginseng Helps Prevent Flu, Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) and Colds
Georgia State University Research finds Ginseng can help treat and prevent influenza and respiratory viruses that infect lungs and breathing passages.
Publish Date: 2014-04-22 - Updated: 2021-08-01
Berberine Herb as Type 2 Diabetes Treatment
Information regarding type 2 diabetes patients and clinical trials involving the herb Berberine for blood sugar regulation.
Publish Date: 2013-12-02 - Updated: 2021-08-30
Zyflamend Herbal Product Has Anti-Inflammatory and Other Potential
Zyflamend is a combination of herbal extracts including a full-spectrum blend of 10 remarkable herbs and dual extracts of Turmeric.
Publish Date: 2013-03-23 - Updated: 2021-05-10
Arnica Herb Uses in Herbal Medicine
Article examines the herb Arnica including effectiveness of its healing properties as an alternative herbal medicine.
Publish Date: 2013-03-22 - Updated: 2021-12-02
Data to be Released on Genetic Blueprint of Medicinal Plants and Their Beneficial Properties
Data to be released on the genetic blueprint of medicinal plants and what beneficial properties are encoded by the genes identified.
Publish Date: 2011-12-23 - Updated: 2014-03-14
Stevia: Sugar Sweetener Substitute
Stevia is an all-natural sweetener in powdered or liquid form that scores a perfect zero on the glycemic index chart and harbors no calories.
Publish Date: 2011-07-21 - Updated: 2022-08-19
Frankincense a Possible Arthritis Treatment
Cardiff scientists have been examining the potential benefits of frankincense to help relieve and alleviate the symptoms of arthritis.
Publish Date: 2011-06-23 - Updated: 2022-02-27
Synthetic Conolidine May be as Effective as Morphine for Pain Relief
Pain killing properties from rare natural product isolated from the bark of a plant widely employed in traditional medicine.
Publish Date: 2011-05-23 - Updated: 2019-04-29
Garlic May Reduce Risk of Arthritis
A diet rich in garlic onions and leeks could reduce your risk of developing the most common form of arthritis.
Publish Date: 2010-12-20
Pine Bark Naturally Improves Tinnitus
Pycnogenol is effective in relieving tinnitus symptoms and improving inner-ear blood flow.
Publish Date: 2010-10-13
Rare Herb of Patalkot: Tylophora indica - Tylophora asthmatica
Enumeration, medicinal value and conservation strategy for Tylophora indica herb of India.
Publish Date: 2010-07-16 - Updated: 2017-06-25
Abrus Precatorius Herb from Patalkot, India
The medicinal value of Indian herb Abrus Precatorius used in herbal medicines in India.
Publish Date: 2010-07-01 - Updated: 2016-06-13
Coffee and Tea for Heart Benefits
Both high and moderate amounts of tea are linked with reduced heart disease deaths.
Publish Date: 2010-06-19 - Updated: 2011-02-14
Patients Taking Herbal Remedies and Cardiovascular Medications at Risk
People taking herbal remedies and cardiovascular medications may be at risk of potentially life-threatening interactions.
Publish Date: 2010-02-02 - Updated: 2018-03-15
Thyme Oil can Suppress Inflammation and Inhibit COX2
essential oils from thyme, clove, rose, eucalyptus, fennel and bergamot, can suppress the inflammatory COX-2 enzyme similar to resveratrol.
Publish Date: 2010-01-13
St. John's Wort Not Helpful for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Study investigated if herbal antidepressants such as St. John's wort could benefit irritable bowel disease patients.
Publish Date: 2010-01-05 - Updated: 2015-03-31
Using Ginkgo Biloba for Cognitive Decline
Ginkgo biloba is marketed widely and used with hope of improving or delaying cognitive impairment.
Publish Date: 2009-12-29
Green Tea EGCG May Preserve Stored Platelets and Tissues
Component in green tea epigallocatechin-3-O-gallate (EGCG) found to help prolong preservation of stored blood platelets and cryo-preserved skin tissues.
Publish Date: 2009-09-14
Manuka Honey Helps Fight Infection
Manuka honey may kill bacteria by destroying key bacterial proteins.
Publish Date: 2009-09-07 - Updated: 2010-07-14
American Mayapple Found to Have Anticancer Compound
A common weed called American mayapple may soon offer cancer cure properties.
Publish Date: 2009-09-04 - Updated: 2010-07-05
Healing Power of Devil's Claw Plant
The Devils claw plant may hold the key to effective treatments for arthritis tendonitis and other illnesses.
Publish Date: 2009-08-16
Freshly Crushed Garlic Better than Processed
Freshly crushed garlic has more potent heart healthy effects than dried garlic.
Publish Date: 2009-07-29
Aloe Vera Beneficial for Teeth and Gums
Aloe vera in toothpaste gels is used to cleanse and soothe teeth and gums as well as help reduce cavities.
Publish Date: 2009-07-18 - Updated: 2019-05-03
Herbal medicine for Arthritis and Rheumatism
Traditional Indian herbal formulation given to treat Arthritis and Rheumatism using herbs from India.
Publish Date: 2009-06-22 - Updated: 2016-06-13
Herbal Remedies Vs Prescription Medication
Herbal remedies are an increasingly popular choice today as people often make self-medication based on catalogs, internet sites and visits to health food stores.
Publish Date: 2009-06-01 - Updated: 2023-06-01
Modern Medicine and Herbal Remedies Debate
Although modern medicine is one of the largest industries in the world it is not the only option as herbal remedies and traditional medicine are also rising steadily.
Publish Date: 2009-04-23 - Updated: 2018-03-15
Toxic Herbs that Should not be Ingested
List of some herbs that are toxic and should not be taken internally without special care or professional supervision.
Publish Date: 2009-03-22 - Updated: 2013-06-14
Camphor for Pain Relief
Camphor is a popular additive in pain relieving ointments and salves for soothing pain of sore muscles and arthritis.
Publish Date: 2009-03-03
About Herbal Medicine
Herbal medicine is the use of herbs for their therapeutic or medicinal value some people call it plant or botanical medicine.
Publish Date: 2009-01-15
Exploring Choices in Herbal Medicine
Natural herbal medicines are quickly emerging as a popular trend among those that place value in their health.
Publish Date: 2009-01-15 - Updated: 2012-09-19
Indian Herbal Treatment for Hair Loss Dandruff and Baldness
In this article authors report on an Indian herbal treatment applied to cure hair loss dandruff and baldness.
Publish Date: 2008-04-21 - Updated: 2011-11-17