Archive | May, 2009

Immune system remedies – fight low immunity naturally

If you have problems with immunity, you are most likely to get frequent bouts of cold, flu and some of those minor infections. Antibiotics are indeed the wonder drugs that they are made out to be, but recklessness in their use is not recommended. It is a misnomer that antibiotics can treat and cure all [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Mosquito Chasing Oil

Ann Lovejoy, the noted Seattle gardener, writer and organic-gardening proponent, has suggested a recipe for catnip-and-rosemary mosquito-chasing oil: * 2 cups catnip, stemmed * 1 cup rosemary, cut in 6-inch sprigs * 2 cups grapeseed oil Roll herbs lightly with a rolling pin and pack into a clean jar. Cover with oil, seal jar and [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Calendula and Plantain Ointment

A good all around ointment to soothe irritated skin.. * 1/2 cup dried Calendula petals * 1/2 cup dried Plantain leaves * olive oil to cover * about 1 Tbl. beeswax Place herbs in glass bowl over simmering water (or double broiler), cover with oil. Warm the oil stirring often for about 2 – 3 [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Essential Oils For Staying Alert

Summer is here! and if you are like Al and I you have so much you want to do and things you need to do! The last thing you want is to not be awake and alert. Especially when you are doing any of your tasks. Driving, of course, being a task you must be [...]

Read full story Comments { 1 }

Holiday Salt Recipe

Ingredients include: * 2 C epsom salts * 1/2 C sea salt * 4-6 drops peppermint oil, * 2-3 drops red food coloring * Place 1 C of epsom salt and 1/4 C sea salt in a bowl. * Add 2-3 drops peppermint oil. * Place the remaining ingredients in a second bowl. * Mix [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Mouth Care With Sea Salt

The tissues in the mouth can benefit greatly from sea salt. For bleeding gums – make a paste of 1 tsp. baking soda to 1/2 tsp. sea salt…brush with this mixture 3 times per day instead of the toothpaste. You can also add a few drops of tea tree oil. Gargle with warm salt water [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Various Treatments for Panic Attacks

The cause of panic attacks is still not fully understood. What is known is that it can happen to anyone, without any reason, regardless of age. Meaning, a happy and healthy person has an equal chance of experiencing a panic attack with those who are depressed and unhealthy. An episode of panic attack chooses no [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Children Can Suffer From Depression Too

“Many doctors and psychiatrists prescribe synthetic anti-depressants for children with depression or other developmental disorders. While these medications certainly do have their place, it is my experience that they are significantly over prescribed, without first investigating more natural and equally effective alternatives. It is alarming to see how many children are on a cocktail of [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Treatment of PE- Scams and Spam

Another day and another wad of spam in your e-mail box. Of course, as you no doubt know, most of the spam is advertising products that are scams. This includes the e-mail spam for products that tout their ability to cure premature ejaculation. From creams to pills, many products promise, at exorbitant prices, to curb [...]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Basic Basil-Infused Oil

This recipe serves: 12 Preparation time: 10 minutes Ingredients: * 1 bunch basil * 1 cup olive oil Cooking Instructions: 1. Wash the basil and dry well. 2. Place the basil and oil in a blender and blend on high speed to combine. 3. Refrigerate in a container. Free PDF Health Ebook…!

Read full story Comments { 0 }