2 Herbs to Relieve Hot Flashes, Night Sweats, and Anxiety

Herbal solutions for hot flashes

Because of the HRT-cancer scare, women have turned to supplements as a safer way to reduce menopausal symptoms. One herb that has dominated the conversation is black cohosh—it’s one of the most recommended herbs for menopausal women and has been historically used to relieve hot flashes, night sweats, anxiety, and vaginal dryness. Originally, researchers and … Read more

Heart Health Improved by these 5 Foods

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You’ve seen the ads: “Tone your abs—just five minutes a day!” and “Tone your legs with this simple, everyday workout!” Well, as grating as they may be after repeated viewing, their message does have value. When we “tone” our muscles, we nourish them and bolster their strength. Generally speaking, a daily or frequent workout can … Read more

6,000-year-old track record for healing leaky gut

When I was traveling in India, I had the privilege of studying Ayurvedic medicine with traditional Master Healers. My plane landed in Mumbai. From there, I made the 800-mile trip to Kerala down on the southwestern-most tip of the Indian peninsula. With origins dating back 6,000 years, Kerala is the birthplace of Ayurvedic medicine. I spent a lot … Read more

4 Tips for Eating Indian Food

Much of Indian food is based on vegetables, beans, lentils, peas, whole grains, and spices, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s all good for you. While you can eat an extremely healthy diet of Indian food, be aware that India has many different regions, and they all have their own style of cooking. Some use … Read more

The Best Essential Oil That Boosts Memory, Detoxifies Your Liver & Relieves Stress

Rosemary oil is one of the most beneficial essential oils you can use, with a variety of uses, including: Improves Memory This herb boosts cognitive function and sharpens the memory. A study published in the International Journal of Neuroscience analyzed the cognitive performance of 144 participants subjected to aromatherapy and found that rosemary made them … Read more

How Awesome Is Ashwagandha?

By Dr. Mercola Very quickly gaining in popularity in the U.S. as an “incredibly healthy” herb with centuries-old medicinal qualities, ashwagandha has a long list of attributes to its credit. One of the best known is its use as an adaptogen, meaning that it helps you manage stress. Ashwagandha is translated in Sanskrit as “smell … Read more

What Is Fennel Good For?

Fennel Fanfare Botanical name: Foeniculum vulgare Thought to have originated in Southern Europe and Mediterranean regions, fennel is an herb with a mild but distinctive licorice flavor and fragrance. Although it still grows wild in surprising places, fennel is cultivated extensively in the U.S., France, India, and Russia. It has three parts, each with its … Read more

Eat these 7 herbs to improve heart health and REVERSE inflammation

I’m all about thinking big. Yet if you’re going to take your business, relationship, or whatever to that next level, you need concrete strategies to make that happen. Resolutions are easy to make, but unless you’ve got an action plan to make them happen, they simply remain resolutions. I have my own resolution: Create some fab … Read more

Warning: These 4 “Natural” Supplements Are Actually Filled with Fake Ingredients

Herbal supplements have the ability to provide a whole host of benefits—from boosting energy to aiding sleep, from enhancing memory to supporting the body’s many complex functions—but if you’re quick to reach for the off-brand bottle of your desired herb, you might want to reevaluate before you head to the checkout. Maybe you’ve seen the … Read more