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Herbal Supplements Not Without Risks

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Do you take herbs or supplements to improve your health? In many cases, this is a great idea but there is a downside, especially if you don’t know what you’re doing. 92 more words

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What capitalist societies can learn from China’s barefoot doctors

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There is a great deal of potential for health care in a society by reflecting on how China’s barefoot doctors were trained, how they were organised and how they worked: 482 more words


Bone Broth Soup Recipe

For a Beef Base you can swap out the Chicken bones for Beef  bones and marrow.  For the best results be sure to use both meaty, cartilaginous, and marrow containing bits and pieces.   234 more words

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Benefits:  Reduces Arthritis Pain and Joint Inflammation

Background:  Tanacetum parthenium, or Feverfew, has been used medicinally since the first Century B.C.  Traditional uses included the treatment of fevers, headaches, stomach aches and insect bites, as well as asthma, nausea and dyspepsia. 280 more words

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Herbal Medicine in Iran: Natural Health

Herbs are still widely used in Iran, in a variety of ways from cooking to perfumery to medicine, and more.  With Iran’s diverse climate and the growth of about 8000 species of plants, with approximately 2100 species used in medicine, this makes Iran a natural in the herbal remedy world. 54 more words

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Cure sinus infections naturally using these herbs

(NaturalNews) This time of year, nearly everyone is suffering from some type of sinus irritation, whether it be a respiratory infection, head cold or agitated allergies caused by wintertime allergens (most likely cedar if you’re living in central Texas). 651 more words