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Andrographis: the first remedy of choice!

When people say I think I’m coming down with something … Andrographis is the first remedy of choice!

Andrographis is most commonly used  in the prevention and treatment of  upper respiratory disorders particularly the common cold and flu. 330 more words

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All About Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy is the use of aromatic plant oils, including essential oils, for psychological and physical wellbeing. Aromatherapists blend therapeutic essential oils especially for each individual and suggest methods of use such as topical application, massage, inhalation or water immersion to stimulate the desired responses. 804 more words


In the Alchemist's Garden - The Passage of the Snail

The ancient Egyptians honoured the scarab or dung beetle for several reasons, and not least because it oriented itself and navigated its path via the Milky Way. 1,422 more words

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From the Alchemist's Garden - the magical way of healing with herbs

By Ishtar Babilu Dingir

You may well think that they’re just pernicious weeds in your garden which just won’t go away. However, why not try another view – that of the alchemist? 1,136 more words

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In the alchemist's kitchen and garden

What is the difference between alchemy and chemistry? I explain in my book, The Sacred Sex Rites of Ishtar, that while both the alchemist and chemist may be dealing with the same materials, only the alchemist recognises the spiritual dimension of the material, and works with it. 230 more words

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Herbal strategies for chronic fatigue

Having recovered from chronic fatigue myself I know how complex and widely varied these conditions can be from person to person. With natural medicine we don’t use a one-size-fits-all approach. 576 more words

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