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THE POWERFUL BENEFITS OF EPAZOTE

THE POWERFUL BENEFITS OF EPAZOTE />
Epazote (lat. Chenopodium ambrosioides L.) is a perennial herb of the Chenopodiaceae family. Epazote is a perennial aromatic plant reaching 100-150 cm in height. The root is long and pivotal. The leaves are alternate, pointed, narrowing towards the base, medium-sized, oval-elliptical in shape, dentate along the edge. read more

UVA URSI. HERB THAT CAN TAME THE BEAR

UVA URSI. HERB THAT CAN TAME THE BEAR />
It grows predominantly in dry pine forests and larch forests, mainly on sandy soil, in birch-larch woodlands, on the meadows, coastal rocks and scree, on gravelly places in the Alpine belt. It prefers open, well-lit places, does not like to grow near other plants. This plant is typical for the forest zone of the Northern Hemisphere. read more

EYEBRIGHT: CONSOLATION FOR THE EYES

EYEBRIGHT: CONSOLATION FOR THE EYES />
The plant has a taproot capable of going deep into the soil. Haustoria often develop on the roots, with the help of which the herb attaches to the donor plant and nourishes. If Eyebright grows among the grasses or other useful plants, it can grow at the expense of them, but it will gradually dry out the “donors”. read more

WATERCRESS: THE MOST POPULAR GREEN REMEDY OF THE USA

WATERCRESS: THE MOST POPULAR GREEN REMEDY OF THE USA />
Watercress is a perennial plant, reaching the height of 60 cm or more. A moisture-loving, relatively cold-resistant and shade-tolerant plant. The stem is hollow, creeping, usually rooting at the base. The leaves are green, simple, without stipules, pinnate, with wide petioles and 2-7 pairs of oblong or oval leaves. read more

AROMATIC CALAMUS HEALTH BENEFITS

AROMATIC CALAMUS HEALTH BENEFITS />
Calamus is a perennial herb up to 60-100 cm height. The rhizome is thick, cylindrical, sinuous, covered on top with dark, broad leafy scars. The rhizome is located horizontally, almost on the surface, reaches a length of up to 1.5 m. Calamus roots are thin, fibrous and located in nodes. read more

BENEFICIAL PROPERTIES OF SHEPHERD'S PURSE

BENEFICIAL PROPERTIES OF SHEPHERD'S PURSE />
Shepherd's Purse is found in Europe, India, and Western Asia. It is a widespread weed plant. It grows in the fields, gardens, near houses, along roads, along ditches, etc. It grows in temperate and subtropical regions of the globe. The reserves of the species are very large, many times greater than the need for raw materials. read more

WITCH HAZEL. VALUE OF THE MAGIC NUT

WITCH HAZEL. VALUE OF THE MAGIC NUT />
Hamamelis virginiana has such popular names as "Witch Hazel" and "Witch Nut." The reason for this is its late flowering, unusual for other plants. The prevalence of the “Witch Nut” was much wider: in the Paleo-and Neogene periods of the Cenozoic era, Witch Hazel grew throughout Europe and North America. read more

UNIQUE PROPERTIES OF CELANDINE

UNIQUE PROPERTIES OF CELANDINE />
The plant is found in light and shady broadleaf forests among bushes, less often in light coniferous forests, in groves and coastal shrubs. Celandine grows predominantly on nitrogen-rich soils. The ants that use seeds for food and carry them over long distances contribute to the widespread use of Celandine. read more

MEADOWSWEET: VERSATILE HERB REMEDY

MEADOWSWEET: VERSATILE HERB REMEDY />
Meadowsweet (Latin. Filipéndula Ulmaria) is a representative of the genus Filipéndula, of the subfamily Rosoideae, of the Rosaceae family. The generic name Filipendula is formed from "filum" (thread) and "pendulus" (hanging), because the root tubers seem to hang on filiform roots. The genus combines up to 10 species. read more

HARSH BUT HEALTHY OREGANO

HARSH BUT HEALTHY OREGANO />
Since the Middle Ages, Oregano has occupied an important place among Mediterranean herbs. The name of this fragrant plant with small green leaves is translated as "decoration of the mountains" or "mountain joy". Oregano is often confused with marjoram. Although these herbs are both with a tart spicy smell and are similar in appearance, they have different taste and healing properties. read more

GOLDENSEAL IS BETTER THAN GOLD

GOLDENSEAL IS BETTER THAN GOLD />
In homeopathy, Goldenseal is used as a powerful tonic. It contributes to increased secretion of gastric acid and bile, stimulates appetite, improves digestion. Hydrastis improves the condition of the mucous membrane of the gastrointestinal tract, and also has a pronounced anti-inflammatory effect. The plant has a beneficial effect on the intestines. read more

OMNIPOTENT BLACK CUMIN

OMNIPOTENT BLACK CUMIN />
The homeland of Black Seed is the Mediterranean and South-West Asia. The plant is common in the countries of the Mediterranean, Europe, Asia, and North Africa. Black Cumin is cultivated in India and Egypt. India is the main producer and the largest exporter of this herb. read more

CLOSER LOOK AT MAYAPPLE OR AMERICAN MANDRAKE

CLOSER LOOK AT MAYAPPLE OR AMERICAN MANDRAKE />
North American Indians actively used Wild Mandrake as an emetic, anthelmintic and laxative remedy. There is a historical fact that North American Indians wore dried pieces of rhizomes of Mayapple around their necks, as an amulet. There is also evidence of the use of parts of Wild Mandrake to commit suicide. read more

HERBAL TREATMENT FOR UTIs

HERBAL TREATMENT FOR UTIs />
Escherichia coli. is the most typical cause of UTI . The second bacterial cause of UTI is Staphylococcus saprophyticus. The most common treatment for UTI is antibiotics, so bacteria have become resistant to antibiotics, and infections are very common. read more

ACEROLA. STAGGERING STOREHOUSE OF VITAMIN C

ACEROLA. STAGGERING STOREHOUSE OF VITAMIN C />
It is assumed that Acerola can prevent heart disease, depression, can boost immunity and improve metabolism. It was also believed that Acerola was able to be anticancer and anti-aging remedy. The natives believe that Acerola can promote antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, detoxicant, liver tonic, alkaline effects on our body. read more

ULTIMATE GUIDE TO MACA ROOT

ULTIMATE GUIDE TO MACA ROOT />
Because of a rich chemical composition, Lepidium Meyenii has a wide range of beneficial effects on the human body: Maca root helps to boost the immune system, it relieves fatigue and tones the whole body,r educes the risk of cancer. Maca root acts as a natural antioxidant which helps to counteract harmful free radicals and preventing damage to cells. It grows stamina of the body. Maca root powder and extract are popular supplements among bodybuilders and athletes. read more

DANDELION WORKS ITS MAGIC

DANDELION WORKS ITS MAGIC />
This sunny flower was brought to America as a food crop. Now it is assimilated throughout Southern Africa, North and South America, Australia, New Zealand, India. It can be found in all 50 states and most Canadian provinces. In China, folk healers use dandelion to improve the patient's appetite, to treat skin diseases and problems with lymph nodes. The plant is widely used as an antipyretic and diaphoretic remedy. Also, it increases the supply of milk in breastfeeding women. Bulgarian traditional healers use taraxacum officinale to get rid of problems with the liver, stomach, gall bladder and intestines. What is more the juice and leaves help with atherosclerosis, anemia, hemorrhoids and vitamin C deficiency. read more

KEEP CALM AND EAT WILD STRAWBERRIES

KEEP CALM AND EAT WILD STRAWBERRIES />
Wild Strawberry relieves inflammation, removes parasites (worms) and destroys pathogenic microbes, tones up, compensates for the lack of vitamins and minerals, reduces the amount of water in the tissues, contributes to the removal of excess fluid, relieves bile, has a positive effect on blood-forming organs, strengthens the immune system. read more

NO MUD, NO LOTUS

NO MUD, NO LOTUS />
A large number of active substances stipulates useful properties of this flower. The leaves of the plant contain flavonoids, leucoanthocyanidins and alkaloids; rhizomes are rich in tannins, starch, resin, and rubber and vitamin C are present in all parts of the lotus. Remedies from this curative plant are able to stimulate the human immune system thanks to the high concentration of vitamin C. Different types of this natural medicine contain protein, manganese, copper, sugar, oils, useful macro- and microelements. read more

GET A HEALTHY BODY WITH GINKGO BILOBA

GET A HEALTHY BODY WITH GINKGO BILOBA />
Ginkgo Biloba prevents the formation of thrombi, increases the elasticity of the walls of blood vessels, prevents heart attack and stroke, boosts immunity, improves cerebral and peripheral blood circulation due to increased blood flow and antioxidant activity, increases concentration of attention, reduces absent-mindedness, relieves fatigue, reduces the risk of heart disease, slows down the aging process, improves the function of vision. read more