Herbs

  • garlic

9 important benefits of garlic

By |May 27th, 2016|

Oh garlic you pungent herb you.  This innocuous bulb has been used for centuries for both food and as medicine.  These days, garlic is used to treat conditions ranging from high blood pressure, high cholesterol, heart disease, and heart attack to […]

9 important benefits of garlic for improving your health

By |March 18th, 2016|

Garlic has been used throughout history virtually all over the world as a medicine. Its use predates written history. Sanskrit records document the use of garlic remedies to approximately 5,000 years ago, while the Chinese have been using […]

  • green tea

10 incredible benefits of drinking Green Tea daily

By |March 13th, 2016|

Green Tea is arguably the healthiest drink on planet Earth.  Native to China and India, it has been consumed and hailed for its health benefits for centuries around the world, yet is only now gaining favor and popularity here in […]

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Marijuana smoking increases amongst teens

By |December 8th, 2015|

Teen cigarette smoking has decreased over the past year.  However, marijuana smoking seems to be increasing among the same age group.
Aim
To track teen smoking rates between 1997–2013.
Results
Cigarette or cigar rate smoking among teenagers dropped from 20.5% to slightly […]

9 facts about Garlic which may improve your health

By |November 19th, 2015|

Garlic has been used throughout history virtually all over the world as a medicine. Its use predates written history. Sanskrit records document the use of garlic remedies to approximately 5,000 years ago, while the Chinese have been using […]

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9 Important Questions and Answers about Garlic

By |October 29th, 2015|

Garlic has been used throughout history virtually all over the world as a medicine.  Its use predates written history. Sanskrit records document the use of garlic remedies to approximately 5,000 years ago, while the Chinese have been using […]

  • turmeric

8 incredible benefits of Turmeric – the spice of life!

By |October 18th, 2015|

I first came across Turmeric when an Indian friend of mine kept mentioning that name in her cooking recipes.  I kept asking myself in my head, “What’s so good about that spice?”  Previously, when it came to Indian […]

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Does smoking marijuana increase brain volume?

By |October 16th, 2015|

The effects of marijuana on the brain may be more complicated than experts previously thought, and may depend on factors related to the person using the drug, such as their genetics, two new studies suggest.
Aim
To assess whether smoking […]

  • green tea

10 AMAZING benefits of Green Tea … could it be the SECRET to Japanese longevity?

By |September 21st, 2015|

Green Tea is arguably the healthiest drink on planet Earth.  Native to China and India, it has been consumed and hailed for its health benefits for centuries around the world, yet is only now gaining favor and popularity here in […]

  • black tea

Black Tea REDUCES incidence of Type 2 Diabetes 

By |September 18th, 2015|

Who drinks black tea?  We’ve heard good things about green tea, but what about the black variety?  Well, a new study published in the British Medical Journal finds that consumption of black tea is associated with a lower risk of type […]