Herbs are one of the best alternative medicines because they are natural energy healers designed by nature itself. During the 20th century, pharmaceutical drugs were introduced and many people stopped relying on herbs. Herbs are natural medicine that should not be forgotten because many of them can heal the body without any bad side effects. Many of them contain natural healing chemicals that are still a mystery to scientists today. Because of the rise in health care cost, many people are starting to switch back to herbal and other alternative medicine.
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There are hundreds, maybe even thousands of herbs that are still being use today to treat diseases. Herbalists who have been in the herb industry for years are very familiar with the different types of herbs and their uses. If you are new to the herbal community, you may want to learn certain terms to help you communicate with other herbalists. Below is a list of some of the common terms that are use in the herbal community.
Consciousness is an intelligent field of infinite possibility and creativity, no beginning and no end. It is an information field of feedback and awareness which gives us a sense of self. Consciousness is one of the fundamental sources of all creation. It is the observer, the experiencer and is self-aware. Consciousness is a unified field of functions that express outward with diversity and is everywhere. It is what connect us to everything in the Universe.
Having a good night sleep is important because it can make a big difference in how you feel during the day. There are many things that can prevent you from having a good night sleep. One of them is sleep position. Each person spends about a third of his/her life sleeping. When you do the math, each person sleeps about 2900 hours per year.
Stevia (stevia rebaudiana) is a herb that has a sweetness similar to sugar. In its natural state, Stevia is about 15 times sweeter than table sugar. Unlike artificial sweetener such as aspartame, natural Stevia (organic) has no known side effects. Aspartame is classified as a neurotoxin by many health experts.
How healthy your heart is depends heavily on nutrition. If you are a person who has a stressful life and eats a lot of unhealthy food, your chance of getting heart disease later on in life is very high. Some signs of early heart disease are: high cholesterol and triglyceride levels, obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, excessively sticky platelets and high levels of homocysteine.
Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese medicine technique that uses needles to stimulate acupuncture points (acupoints). Acupuncture points are condensed tiny centers of electromagnetic energy that are arranged along the fourteen meridians. Acupuncture points are not limited to the fourteen meridians. They are found all over the surface of the skin. These energy points are where acupuncture needles or acupressure are applied to control pain, treat illnesses, and increase health and energy.
Miracle Mineral Supplement (also known as Miracle Mineral Solution) is an effective microorganism destroyer made of sodium chlorite (an oxidizer), not to be confused with sodium chloride (table salt). The health potential of MMS was accidentally discovered by Jim Humble, an aerospace research engineer, in the mid 1990’s while looking for gold in the jungle. During his jungle trip, two of his teammates came down with malaria. Because no one in his team brought malaria medicine, he had to sent a few of his men back to the village to get it.
Many people think that conventional vegetable oil is healthy because it is made from vegetable. This assumption can be a danger to their health, because conventional vegetable oil is just as bad as junk food. Most vegetable oil products are not healthy for you, especially the conventional processed version. This type of vegetable oil is often contaminated with environmental toxins. Furthermore, during the production stage most of its nutrients are extracted which leaves only the oil. This means that when you consume it, you are consuming mostly pure processed oil.