How to Make Your Own Dandruff Shampoo


By Dr. Cathleen V. Carr, MA JD MscD – American Eastern Institute “Take two aspirin and call me in the morning.” Traditional Physician advice Everybody knows that aspirin is used as an analgesic to relieve minor aches and pains.  Many of us know it is used as an antipyretic to reduce fever.  Some of us […]

Pharmacognosy: Healing With Herbs, Part 2


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

The Secret That Will Help Your Garden Thrive


The 9-year-old program, known as Grounds for Your Garden, keeps coffee grounds out of landfills and provides a nearly endless supply of grounds to the ever increasing number of gardeners who claim coffee as their key to success.

Fish Oil Helps Maintain the Cardiovascular System


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. Find 3 informative articles below (plus a special tip) on the what’s, why’s and wherefore’s of fish oil.

How To Use Calcite to Amplify Personal Energy


Calcite is used for clearing and cleaning energy radiating from and/or surrounding the human body. A diagnostic feature of calcite is that it effervesces (bubbles) vigorously in dilute hydrochloric acid. Calcite crystals are commonly found lining open cavities in rock.

Long Pepper Comes in Black and White


Today, long pepper is an extremely rare ingredient in European cuisines, but it can still be found in Indian vegetable pickles, some North African spice mixtures, and in Indonesian and Malaysian cooking.

Effects of Crystal Therapy


Crystals work on the subtle energy levels and in our auras to rebalance energies and improve our well-being.