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Category Archives: Colds Flu

Top 10 Natural Remedies for Sinus Infections

A sinus infection is the most annoying and uncomfortable feeling. Unfortunately, sinus infections are very common, affecting around 37 million Americans a year. Sinus infections are an inflammation of the lining in the sinus cavities. Sinusitis can be caused by colds, flu, bacteria or allergies. Fortunately you don’t have to over-medicate yourself with conventional drugs. […]

Turmeric Golden Honey Remedy

Turmeric has strong anti-inflammatory and anti-carcinogenic properties, destroys bacteria that cause diseases and promotes the body’s natural defenses. As for honey, “All honey is antibacterial, because the bees add an enzyme that makes hydrogen peroxide,” said Peter Molan, director of the Honey Research Unit at the University of Waikato in New Zealand.

Herbal First Aid for Kids

The Following Teas Are Effective For Many Childhood Illnesses • Elder flowers, boneset (bitter), yarrow with peppermint to induce a cleansing sweat • Catnip/chamomile/rosemary tea to reduce a rash • Mullein/lobelia, chamomile, or scullcap to relax • Catnip, fennel, ginger, chamomile and peppermint for upset stomachs • Elderberry syrup for sore throats and for interrupted […]

Essential Oils for Flu Prevention

Pharmacies are advertising flu shots with predictable scare tactics before schools reopen and families get back into more familiar routines. Many health-conscious people gear up for the flu by getting an annual shot but gasp in awe when they come down with it anyway. Whether you blame it on the fact that the vaccine does […]

9 Holistic Remedies You Need in Your Medicine Cabinet

Concerned about overuse of prescription meds? Wary of ingredients in over-the-counter cold medicines? Pharmacy sections are being stocked with more and more natural remedies that can provide gentle yet effective relief for everyday ailments. The sheer number of holistic healthcare products that line your pharmacy’s shelves can be overwhelming! Stock your medicine cabinet with these […]

Uses for Colloidal Silver

Use Colloidal Silver to: – Treat ear and sinus infections, as well as pink eye. Drops of Colloidal Silver placed in the eyes, ears, or drawn up through the nostrils, can be effective in eliminating infection. – Treat skin conditions such as warts, eczema, psoriasis, acne, dandruff, and fungal infections. Applied directly to the skin, Colloidal Silver acts as a local […]

12 Natural Antibiotics

Over the last several decades, over-use of antibiotics has reached an all-time high. The result has been drug-resistant bacteria and “superbugs” that evolve faster than scientists can figure out how to fight them. Long before there were pharmaceutical antibiotics – developed in the 1940s, there were foods and herbs that helped guard against infection and […]