Hallucinogenic Herbs: Healing with herbs, Part 9


In less developed countries hallucinogens are the favored medicines. This is because sickness and death are viewed as being a consequence of interference from the spirit world, rather than being induced physically or organically.

Healing with Herbs, Part 8: Herbal Medicines and the Law


A voluntary code of ethics has been proposed and advertising would enlist the help of retailers in avoiding the sort of advertising that preys on people desperate for help. Such regulations offers a middle ground on which herbal medicines can stand.

How Pure Are The Herbs You Buy? Healing With Herbs, Part 4


Many herbalists will tell you the only sure way to know that your herbs are clean and free of poisons is to grow them yourself.

Pharmacognosy: Healing With Herbs, Part 2


Typically, a pharmacognosist is interested in isolating and describing the active ingredients, or bioactive molecules, of plants.

How to Enjoy Your Ideal Ayurvedic Diet


Each meal aims to cover all six tastes: sweet, sour, salty, pungent, astringent and bitter. Foods that are restricted are: heavily processed foods, excess sugar and caffeine and large amounts of animal protein.

What’s All the Fuss About Fish Oil?


The omega-3 fatty acids in fish oil can help protect against cardiovascular disease in healthy people and in those who already have heart disease. Fish oil capsules prevent arrhythmias and other forms of heart disease, alleviate autoimmune disorders, and improve brain function and memory.

How to Naturally Increase Testosterone in Males: Part 2


Broccoli and cauliflower contain natural ingredients that help the body to eliminate estrogen. Find natural ways to increase testosterone in this useful article.