Monthly Archives: April 2011

Maple Syrup Surprises

Can you believe that something as simple as maple syrup (unprocessed of course) may help prevent inflammatory diseases such as cancer, arthritis or Alzheimer’s?  This is what the University of Rhode Island is saying after a recent study.  Its actually … Continue reading

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Vinpocetine Was Recommended by Dr. Oz – What is It?

Vinpocetine – boosts memory.  Studies have shown that it is an extract of the periwinkle plant and how it works is the incredible part!  It selectively increases blood to the brain and a lot of things in natural medicine, herbs … Continue reading

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Black Cohosh Can Be Used As a Repellent to Bedbugs!

Although the usual and customary uses for Black Cohosh are more widely known for women’s hormonal balancing, this herb has many medicinal uses you may find interesting, like using the powder as a repellent to bedbugs. Another name for this … Continue reading

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Options to Lower Your Blood Sugar Naturally

There are safer ways than drugs to lower your blood sugar.  Its not a quick fix remedy, but will take commitment.  Its worth your efforts though since drugs like Avandia can raise your risk of heart attacks! Here are some … Continue reading

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Depression and Alleviating Anxiety:5-HTP Could be Worth a Try

After many studies, it has been proven that 5-HTP helps improve the mood of depressed patients and help panic attacks.  The same sources also recommended that more research on 5 -HTP should be done before claims were made. 5 HTP … Continue reading

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How Can You Tell If An Egg is Still Fresh?

You probably sometimes wonder how long past the past-due date you can go on an egg carton as to whether your eggs are still fresh.  Well here is an interesting trick to be able to tell…place the egg in a … Continue reading

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Bothered By Allergy Season: Read This…

April is often the beginning of allergy season.  Wherever you live, many people suffer from “seasonal” allergies.  Here are some suggestions for natural methods to alleviate your symptoms, whether they are itchy, watery eyes, sinus congestion or drip, mild cough … Continue reading

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