Chamomile Tea

Is Chamomile Tea Good For Allergies?

The world recognizes the power of Chamomile tea. The world realizes how drinking 1 or 2 cups of Chamomile tea per day can help those who suffer from allergies. It is believed that a cup of Chamomile tea with a little honey added can help to provide immunity to many allergens. However, those w...
Peppermint

Is Peppermint Tea Good For Constipation?

Staying hydrated is the best way to avoid constipation. For the most part, drinking water to stay hydrated will help the digestive tract by keeping the by-products from eating and moving through the tract. Fluids help the digestive tract by keeping moisture in and keeping the stool soft. C...
Wintergreen

Gaultheria Procumbens Uses

Gaultheria Procumbens, aka Wintergreen, is a plant with many uses. Whether you use it in your home or while you are out and about, this plant has many beneficial qualities and uses. If you have never heard of Gaultheria Procumbens before, you ...
Lemon Water

Hot Lemon Water Before Bedtime

Lemon (Citrus limon) is a small fruit, green when unripe and yellow when ripe, which originates from Asia, particularly China and India. It has a sour taste tha...
Slippery elm

When to Take Slippery Elm

Slippery elm bark has been used medicinally for centuries to treat all sorts of issues, from digestive problems to skin wounds. It can be taken in a variety of ...
Tulsi

14 Benefits of Tulsi

Tulsi, also known as holy basil, is an Ayurvedic herb with a long history of use in India. Though it’s related to the common sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum) used in Italian cuisine, tulsi has a more potent flavour and is often used in religious...
Yellow

Yellow Dock Medicinal Uses

Yes, you heard that right, and if you've never heard of the name before, then you are certainly not the only one. For centuries, people have used yellow dock as...
Birch Tree Allergy

Birch Tree Allergy Symptoms

Birch trees are common tree that grows in many regions of the world. They are also known for their high levels of pollen, which can cause allergic reactions suc...
Hawthorn Berries

How to Use Dried Hawthorn Berries

Have you ever heard of dried Hawthorn berries? They look a lot like raisins that are commonly used in various recipes. You can actually use dried Hawthorn berries for a variety of things. Which makes you can’t help but wonder: “What are they?”...
Wintergreen

Wintergreen Benefits and Side Effects

Wintergreen is a wonderful mint-flavoured herb that has antiseptic properties. It usually comes in the form of essential oils extracted from the wintergreen pla...
Arnica Tea

Arnica Tea Side Effects

Arnica itself is a herb. Arnica is part of the Sunflower family. There are several species of Arnica.  Most often, Arnica is used as a topical application ...
Foxglove

How Much Foxglove is Fatal

We have all heard the foxglove is quite poisonous. But what makes it so dangerous? Is it as easy to consume as some think? What are the side effects of poisoning, and can they be treated? These are just some of the questions we will be answering. ...
Yarrow Tincture Benefits

Yarrow Tincture Benefits

A tincture is a concentrated herbal extract made from one or more herbs. It is typically made by soaking parts of the herb or herbs for weeks in alcohol or vine...