Chionanthus virginicus Part Used: The root bark. Constituents: Phyllyrin, a lignin glycoside, Chionanthin. Actions: Hepatic, cholagogue, alterative, diuretic, tonic, antemetic, laxative. Indications: This valuable herb may be safely used in all...
Galega officinalis Papilionaceae Names: French Lilac. Habitat: Grows wild in Europe, naturalized in Britain. Collection: The stalks with the leaves and flowers are gathered at the time of flowering, which is between July and August. Dry in the shade...
European and British guidelines both state that patients with type II diabetes should be screened annually for diabetic retinopathy but a new study casts doubt on this requirement. ...
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* Longsightedness (hyperopia):
Stevia Rebaudiana is a small shrub native to portions of Northeastern Paraguay and adjacent sections of B
Pain Management with Pulsed Electromagnetic Field (PEMF) Treatment ;The issue of pain treatment is an extremely urgent healt
One of the challenges to health in modern cultures throughout the world is our access to refined sugar as processed and junk foods--candy, sodas, ice cream, cookies, and other baked goods.
Q) What is Stevia?
A) Stevia Rebaudiana is an herb in the Chrysanthemum family which grows wild as a small shrub in parts of Pa
The Wai'anae Book of Hawaiian Health is an extremely impressive little manual about the Wai'anae Diet. While it
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