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(NaturalHealth365) For millennia, the indigenous people of Australia have prized the oil of the tea tree or Melaleuca alternifolia. The aromatic oil from this evergreen tree contains powerful antibacterial, anti-fungal, antiviral and anti-proliferative compounds known as phytochemicals.
Never has it been more important and urgent to regenerate your body and build robust immunity than now, in the midst of our global health crisis. Modern medicine has its place, but did you know that some of the most simple and overlooked elements of our natural environment also offer remarkable healing power?
In our continuing effort to educate folks to the vast array of healing agents found in the natural world around us, we are excited to feature peppermint, a member of the aromatic mint family that you may already have squirreled away somewhere in your kitchen cupboard. While most have experienced peppermint as a flavoring agent, or perhaps as a comforting cup of herbal tea, few are aware of its wide range of experimentally confirmed therapeutic properties.
The cannabis plant has over 400 chemicals and at least 60 different cannabinoids1 — chemical compounds the human body is uniquely equipped to respond to. Of the two primary chemicals, cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), only THC has psychoactive properties.
THC is the compound in cannabis triggering a “high,” whereas CBD has nopsychoactiveeffects. Both compounds, and other phytochemicals found in medical marijuana plants, have a long list of beneficial effects on health.
A lot’s been written about the hemp product CBD, but what doesmedical scienceactually say about its healing properties and are there any diseases that it can cure? Hemp has been used throughout history recreationally and/or for medical purposes; but for someone living with a serious medical condition, the idea that cannabis can offer better results than prescription pills may come as a surprise. But if we’re to look at the ongoing fight to decriminalize weed, this is what a growing section of the population want to see happen…..Read more
(NaturalHealth365) Vitamin C is an extremely powerful antioxidant, yet the pharmaceutical industry, doctors and the mainstream media ignore or downplay its healing properties. Instead, big pharma wants us to believe that an ‘artificial’ antioxidant is better than something as effective as vitamin C. Drug company greed is what motivates them to ignore basic truths about……Read more
(NaturalHealth365) Mangoes contain healing properties that can enhance many areas of our well being including: a positive effect on high blood pressure readings and elevated glucose levels. This is really great news for those dealing with hypertension or diabetes. For example, a recent study out of the University of California, Davis found that eating mangoes…Read more