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The Essential Oil of Helichrysum – A Valuable Anticoagulant

Helichrysum (Helichrysum italicum) also known as Everlasting, is in the daisy family (Asteraceae or Compositae) and the oil today comes from Yugoslavia, Corsica, Utah and Ecuador. Helichrysum is an aromatic shrub with silvery-grey lance like leaves and clusters of small bright yellow flowers. When dried, the plant keeps its shape and the flower heads their…

Glycoproteins and Their Benefits For Health

INTRODUCTION In 1999 the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to Gunter Blobel for the discovery that proteins have intrinsic signals that govern their transport and localisation in the cell. It was based on this research into how cells use these signals that the functions of glycoproteins were discovered. Glycoproteins are molecules that…

Natural Ovarian Cyst Relief Secrets and Natural Cures For Cysts

Ovarian cysts do not always produce symptoms but when they do some of the symptoms include: abdominal fullness, abdominal pain, pelvic pain, pain during intercourse (dyspareunia), irregular menstrual periods, vaginal spotting, difficulty and/or pain during bowel movement and abdominal bloating. The good news is that there are natural ovarian cyst relief secrets and natural cures…

Vaccination in Children – The Optional Vaccines

As soon as our children are born into this world, they receive what may seem like an endless number of vaccinations. There are those which are part of the National Immunization Schedule, which all children should receive. Then there are the optional vaccinations, which are also important. We discuss these vaccines in this article. Optional…

The Four Main Symptoms Of Alcoholism

For most of us, a trip to the bar for a drink is no big deal. Many go out with friends to have a few while socializing. Some choose to celebrate a special occasion, such as a wedding, or a promotion. Others may even use it as an opportunity to blow off a little steam…

Can Bee Propolis Help in H Pylori Treatment?

A number of natural products have been shown to have activity against H pylori bacteria. One such product is bee propolis. Researchers have demonstrated that bee propolis has some antibacterial effects and a small handful of scientific papers have examined whether bee propolis can be used to treat H pylori either alongside or in place…

The Dangerous Side Effects of Stomach Reducers

Proton pump inhibitors such as Nexium, Prilosec, prevacid have become the third most popular prescription drugs in the USA. Approximately, one hundred million Americans suffering from acid reflux disorder are using these types of drugs every year and recent studies reveal these medications which control heartburn and acid reflux can have serious side effects. Commonly…

Shilajit – Uses and Benefits

According to the legends famous in India shilajit is considered as nectar or amrit of God given to mankind to live life youthfully and become immortal forever. Shilajit commonly called, as shilajitu in ayurvedic terms is a kind of resins that oozes out from Himalayan Mountains due to heating effect of sun in summers. It…

Menoquil Review – An Effective Menopausal Relief Option?

As women approach menopause, the warnings signs set in – irregular periods, night sweats, hot flashes and psychological maladies such as irritability and low sex drive. Standard HRT treatments have commonly been shown to provide only short-term relief from menopausal symptoms, often increasing the incidence of heart attacks, strokes and even breast cancer. A refreshingly…