Medicine

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Drying Herbs the Easy Way

My favorite way to dry herbs is to use nylon mesh hampers that have cloth handles. These were designed for college students, and they come in various colors. They are also collapsible for easy storage, so we have several of them and we usually dry four to five different herbs at a time. We have […]

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The Medicine Your Grandmother Used

Did you know that there was no NyQuil in the US until 1966? That’s right. Did you know that Tylenol wasn’t introduced until 1955? That’s also true. And there was no Benadryl before 1946. So, what did your grandmother do when her children got sick? You don’t have to venture back very far in our […]

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Medical Errors Now the Third-Leading Cause of Death in America

by Marshall Allen ProPublica.org It seems that every time researchers estimate how often a medical mistake contributes to a hospital patient’s death, the numbers come out worse. In 1999, the Institute of Medicine published the famous “To Err Is Human” report, which dropped a bombshell on the medical community by reporting that up to 98,000 […]

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How To Fix Your Gut And Improve Your Health Long Term

My sister suffered with an irritable bowel for 6 years. She changed her diet, took probiotics, listened to hypnosis tapes, read every article she could that addressed possible causes and solutions. Then she tried the solutions. Nothing worked. She became so nervous about getting too far from a bathroom that she had to take anti-anxiety […]

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I Believe in God and Comfrey

Comfrey is a medicinal herb whose reputation is to promote healing. Modern chemists have found that it possesses Allantoin which promotes the growth of new cells, validating Comfrey’s historical use on burns and wounds. It was known as “Knit Bone” or “Boneset” by our ancestors. When boiled, Comfrey can produce a sticky white paste that […]

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Sprouting For Life

As the days wind on, it seems like the world is getting more, and still more crazy. Seemingly imperceptible changes have taken place over the years to finally affect every facet of life. It seems we have arrived at an impasse, always on the edge of our seats wondering, “What next?” In the meantime, we […]

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