Natural Healing: Jojoba Oil

             Jojoba oil (pronounced “ho-ho-bah”) is primarily used for cosmetic purposes these days, but it has other medicinal uses as well.     Jojoba oil is not really an oil, but is actually a liquid wax ester that comes from a desert plant found mostly in the southwest part of America. Because it isn’t oil, it can be…

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Natural Healing: Rhodiala

                     Rhodiola, also known as Arctic root or golden root, is a healing herb popular in Europe and Russia close to the Arctic circle. It is used in Russia as a general tonic and to fight fatigue and memory problems as well as poor attention span. Scandinavian countries use it to increase strength and to make…

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Natural Healing: Linden Blossom

            Linden Blossom is also known as basswood, white wood and lime tree. It is traditionally used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure). It has been used since the middle ages to promote sweating. It has a mild sedative effect and is calming on the digestive system. It is used to treat colds and flu primarily…

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Natural Healing: Kola Nut

              Kola Nut is best known as the flavoring agent that gave us Coca Cola and other cola drinks, although the version sold today does not contain any kola nut, just a synthetic flavor of kola.     The kola nut is high in caffeine and so is often used as a stimulant. It kept tired soldiers moving….

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