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.
November 6th, 2018 By Dr. Edward F. Group Guest writer for Wake Up World For most of us, mealtime is a pleasure. Sometimes, though, eating brings the uncomfortable symptoms of an upset stomach, or indigestion. One in four people experiences it occasionally or regularly. While there are a variety of over-the-counter and prescription drugs that claim to target…Read more
June 8th, 2018 By Dr. Edward F. Group Guest writer for Wake Up World Essential oils are an excellent way to concentrate the benefits of therapeutic herbs, and essential oils for nearly all herbs are available. One of the most beneficial is peppermint oil, which is extracted by steam distillation from the peppermint, or mentha piperita, plant.…Read more