Source: Top 12 herbs for weight loss by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM If you want to lose weight, get fit, or reduce bloat, the only long-term strategy to ensure lasting success is by changing how you eat and increasing your activity level. However, several herbs and spices can help your fitness journey by boosting … Continue reading Top 12 herbs for weight loss
Garlic has been used in food and as medicine since ancient times. Considered a superfood for its role as a health promoter, this small, pungent vegetable is widely used today to prevent and treat numerous conditions from the common cold to heart disease, cancer, and more. Now new research is confirming garlic’s medicinal ability, finding … Continue reading Natural Compound in Garlic Uses Epigenetics to Fight Ovarian Cancer
In New Paradigms in Diabetic Care, we discover the best medicines for avoiding diabetes or treating it. It should come as no surprise to anyone that magnesium deficiency leads directly to the diabetic condition and the same can be said about bicarbonate deficiencies. Dr. Jay Shubrook writes, “Most people associate diabetes with excessive sugar intake … Continue reading How to Treat and Prevent Diabetes
Source: The Health Benefits of Collinsonia Root by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Collinsonia canadensis, also known as Canada horsebalm, hardhack, horseweed, richweed, ox-balm, and stone root, is an herb in the mint family. Historically, it has been used for improving circulation and congestion, especially in the bowels and throat. It has also generated … Continue reading The Health Benefits of Collinsonia Root
Source: What Is Butcher’s Broom? by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Butcher’s broom, or Ruscus aculeatus, is an evergreen like shrub with a long history of use in Europe for promoting circulatory system health. Among other benefits, butcher’s broom helps tighten blood vessels and capillaries, which has generated interest for use against varicose … Continue reading What Is Butcher’s Broom?
Source: What Is Witch Hazel? by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Hamamelis virginiana, better known as witch hazel, is a tall shrub native to the United States and Canada. It has a long history of use by the Native Americans as a traditional phytotherapy for hemorrhoids, varicose veins, and other circulatory system problems. Subsequent … Continue reading What Is Witch Hazel?
Source: The Top 8 Cooling Spices for Summer by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Also known as pitta (or fire season), summer heat can lead to excess skin irritation, acne, rashes, sweating, and even heat stroke. To keep the body cool during the summer months, ancient Indian medicine (Ayurveda) recommends consuming spices that promote … Continue reading The Top 8 Cooling Spices for Summer
Source: The History of Gravel Root by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Gravel root is a powerful therapeutic plant that’s popular in traditional medicine. Generally a mauve- or white-colored flowering perennial, gravel root can primarily be found along the East Coast of North America and Canada. Gravel root can sometimes be found as far south as … Continue reading The History of Gravel Root
Source: 6 Herbs to Enhance Female Libido by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Aphrodisiacs have been used throughout history and many ancient aphrodisiac mixtures are still popular today. When it comes to herbal aphrodisiac supplements, male sexual health products are often the most abundant in supply. Regardless of the focus on male sexual health products, … Continue reading 6 Herbs to Enhance Female Libido
Source: 4 Health Benefits of Dokudami by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Dokudami is a perennial herb native to Japan, China, and Korea. It has a long-standing culinary use in Asian cooking and has been used for centuries in Ayurvedic traditional medicine. It’s believed to offer positive benefits to the immune system and respiratory tract. However, … Continue reading 4 Health Benefits of Dokudami