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When Healing Becomes a Crime

When Healing Becomes a Crime: The Amazing Story of the Hoxsey Cancer Clinics and the Return of Alternative Therapies by Kenny Ausubel

This was a book that was assigned reading for an Alternative Health class on cancer. 356 more words

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Two Controversial Herbs: Ephedra & Kava

…And the Truth About Them Both.

1. Ephedra

Chinese Ephedra, Ephedra sinica (Ma Huang) has been used in China since at least around 1,000 BC. That is when it was first mentioned in the foundational text… 1,795 more words

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What in the heck is fibromyalgia

I have it, probably have had it for years, undiagnosed, made me whine and ache and hurt and sleep and get depressed and, you name it. 1,123 more words

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Top Five Powerful Herbs to Combat Fatigue Naturally

 

By Sandeep Godiyal

Fatigue, according to Dr. Edward Group, Diplomate of the American Clinical Board of Nutrition and the American Board of Functional Medicine, is a red flag that tells one that his or her body is suffering from an undesirable level of toxicity, exhausted adrenal glands, and dysfunctional gallbladder, colon and liver. 555 more words

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How Ancient Healing Methods Offer An Alternative Paradigm In Health

By Rita Louise

As long as life has existed on Earth, so have issues associated with maintaining health and the remediation of disease. For humanity, the use of natural healing methods have created the foundation for modern medicine. 1,740 more words

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Natural Cough Remedies – Part 2: In Praise of the Common Mallow

By Ishtar Babilu Dingir

Common mallow, I’ve come to realise, is probably the most under-rated herb in my garden. I bought it a few years ago when I needed something to fill up a damp corner that never gets any sun. 616 more words

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Overcoming infertility with Chinese herb schizandra chinensis

By Kyle J Norton

Fertility is a natural process to insure the survival of human species. Through natural selection, we produce many offspring when the reproductive system works at its peak in the suitable environment with plenty foods around. 374 more words

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