Fatigue is a state of physical and mental exhaustion and lack or loss of energy. It can be triggered by stress, medication, lack of sleep or physical and mental illness. It is a common problem but people are not...
This is the second of a two-part series that introduces some of the most popular herbs and their uses.In this article, we will take up more herbs and their properties.9. Cayenne PepperCayenne pepper is a red hot chili pepper...
Turmeric is a perennial plant that belongs to the ginger family.  It is commonly used as a culinary ingredient in Asia, yet it possesses medicinal properties which can help your body fight toxins, bacteria and inflammation.Turmeric has been used...
Evening primrose oil is oil extracted from the seeds of the evening primrose, a flowering plant that belongs to the genus Oenothera.  It is native to North America and it bears yellow flowers with four-petals that open in the...
When we do marketing, we always make it a point to include herbs and spices because these are essential ingredients that help to make our food taste and smell at their best. We all know what these ingredients can...
Alfalfa is a flowering plant which is also one of the world's most important forage plants.  It is native to Asia and it was used primarily for feeding animals, but it was exported and cultivated in other parts of...
Many people use herbal supplements on the premise that they are natural and cannot cause unpleasant effects. This could be true for some herbal products it can't be use as basis for formulating a general rule.The first thing you...
It is not uncommon for homes to keep emergency kits handy for the treatment of simple medical conditions that might not necessitate professional help.Some homes however, include the use of herbs for the treatment of minor conditions.  Minor illnesses...
The advancement of technology has its drawbacks because man did not take the necessary steps to control its most prevalent negative effect - air pollution.Air pollution is a global problem.  It affects millions of people as it contaminates the...
Olive oil is an essential oil which is obtained by grinding whole fruits of olive tree, a plant native to the Mediterranean region. It is traditionally used in cooking and as fuel for ancient oil lamps, but it later...