Foxglove

How Much Foxglove is Fatal

We have all heard the foxglove is quite poisonous. But what makes it so dangerous? Is it as easy to consume as some think? What are the side effects of poisoning, and can they be treated? These are just some of the questions we will be answering. ...
Yarrow Tincture Benefits

Yarrow Tincture Benefits

A tincture is a concentrated herbal extract made from one or more herbs. It is typically made by soaking parts of the herb or herbs for weeks in alcohol or vine...
Cayenne Pepper

The Side Effects of Cayenne Pepper

Primarily known as a seasoning for different foods, cayenne is a long, red pepper that owns considerable medicinal benefits. It has been used for medicinal purp...
Echinacea Plant

How To Use The Echinacea Plant

Echinacea is a herbal plant that has been used by Native Americans for centuries. Most often used for treating wounds and infections, mostly as a common ‘Cure All’. Today it is a common over the counter supplement that is used for the common c...

Drinking Hot Water Versus Cold Water

The question seems to be which temperature of the water is better to drink, hot or cold? In all actuality, there are benefits and negatives to both hot water an...
Acid Reflux

Will Ginger Tea Help Acid Reflux?

Everyone experiences heartburn at one time, at least, in their life. It can be an irritating situation. The stomach acid comes back up the food tube and irritat...
Goldenseal

Is Goldenseal an Antibiotic?

Goldenseal is a popular herbal medicine in the U.S. that is often combined with echinacea to prevent and treat colds and cold symptoms. However, there is little scientific evidence to suggest that it works to treat colds or any other conditions. ...
neem oil

How to Apply Neem Oil to Soil

Growing plants at home or in the garden, we do a lot to make them thrive and delight with their beauty every day. This is not always successful because sometime...
Gargle With Salt Water

How Often Should You Gargle With Salt Water?

Salt water has been used to help ease sore or scratchy throats for generations. The salt water helps to wash away the mucus that is lining the throat causing the irritation. Salt water also helps ease inflammation. What the salt water is doing is tak...
Cinnamon Water

How To Use Cinnamon Water For Weight Loss

So many people across the globe struggle to lose weight now. Most wish there was a magical potion. Well, according to different shows, videos, and rumors galore...