What are the benefits of honey as a holistic medicine?
WASHINGTON – Folk remedies which have often been disparaged by Western medicine are now finding a new foothold in our culture. It turns out that an apple a day, chicken soup, and many herbal remedies are more efficacious than once thought. Read more on Voice of Russia
Arthritis, Then and Now
Eventually, the humor hypothesis gave way to more modern medicine. Arthritis subtypes were identified and characterized, and management moved beyond l herbal folk remedies, culminating in our current understanding and approach to one of the oldest … Read more on Medscape
Is Hep C an STD? Get that answered and more with Lloyd Wright – He contracted Hepatitis C in 1979 from blood transfusions. Over 17 years later he has been Hepatitis C Free for over 13 years, no detectable virus in his body. He also heads a non-profit organization and website which provides alternative medicine products for the personal eradication of the Hep c virus. Video Rating: 5 / 5
Transcription to follow: I’m Melanie Dreher; I’m dean of nursing at Rush University Medical Center. I’m a nurse and I’m an anthropologist. I think the medicinal properties of cannabis are just beginning to be explored systematically. But cannabis has existed as medicine for centuries. My first exposure to cannabis as medicine was working in Jamaica. And where it is known as the king of herbs. One of the consistent ingredients in most of the preparations they gave to their patients was cannabis. And subsequent to that, my major professor at Columbia University was funded by the National Institute of Drug Abuse, to do a regular study of Cannabis in Jamaica, marijuana in Jamaica. Mainly in response to all the research that was going on looking at the immediate effects of marijuana, this is in the late ’60s early ’70s. And people were concerned about the acute effects, what happens when you smoke. Does it affect your driving, your thinking, your coordination or whatever? And no one had really looked at what happens to people when they smoke consistently every day for a long period of time, what was the health impact of that. So he was funded to do that, I was a graduate student, and he said “you had such a great summer in Jamaica last year working on this other project would you come and be the main ethnographer for this part of the project”. I’ve been involved in several projects, that project which was perhaps the most famous project coming out of Jamaica, is a study of … Video Rating: 4 / 5
Treat premature greying of hair with natural home remedies using either Indian gooseberry or curry leaves. For complete information check this short video from www.homeveda.com ! Visit us to discover over 1000 natural home remedies & information about symptoms & causes for over 200 common as well as chronic health conditions. SUBSCRIBE TO HOMEVEDA www.youtube.com JOIN US ON FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: twitter.com —————————– Premature Greying of Hair: • Premature greying is when hair loses its natural pigmentation at an early age Causes: • Lack of nutrition to the scalp due to improper diet • Stress • Deficiency in vitamins like: o Iron o Copper o Iodine o Vitamin B • Not cleaning the scalp regularly • Using very hot water while washing hair • Excessive blow drying • Regular usage of hair dyes • Hereditary condition Natural home remedy using Indian gooseberries: 1. Cut, deseed and crush 4-5 Indian gooseberries to a paste 2. Apply this paste on the scalp 3. Leave it for 15-20 min 4. Wash hair with normal water Natural home remedy using curry leaves and coconut oil: 1. Take 7-8 crushed curry leaves 2. Add 3 tbsp of coconut oil 3. Heat this mixture for 5-7 min 4. Strain the mixture 5. Massage on scalp when lukewarm Natural home remedy using lemon juice and almond oil: 1. Take 1 tsp of lemon juice 2. Add 2 tsp of almond oil 3. Mix well 4. Massage on the scalp Tips: • Massage scalp regularly with warm mustard or coconut oil to prevent … Video Rating: 4 / 5
Cleanse the liver and gallbladder by using milk thistle supplements and schisandra berries. Both supplements will aid in the healthy function of the liver and gallbladder. Visit an herbalist for more information on cleansing the liver and gallbladder with advice from a wellness educator and herbal medicine specialist in this free video on alternative medicine.