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Herbal Home Treatment for Tuberculosis

  When the system is nutritionally perfect, tubercle bacillus or any other germ can have no effect on a person. A Californian doctor supplemented the diet of twenty terminal cases in an out-clinic experiment with natural foods. Many were started back to health in one year’s time. Calmette Guerin, an anti-tuberculosis vaccine has not proved effective. It has been suggested that babies be inoculated with BCG as a matter of...

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Herbal Home Remedies for Bites and Stings

There are certain odours and substances which most insects dislike. Oil of citronella, oil of citronella, oil of geranium or oil of eucalyptus are useful for rubbing on exposed parts of the body. For bee stings, remove the sting and apply bruised green leaf of plantain. Relief is almost instantaneous. For bee stings, wet soap, moistened baking soda or weak ammonia. For wasp stings, use vinegar or lemon juice. Raw...

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Herbal Home Remedies for Skin Problems

Skin Problems Ringworm of Impetigo Peroxide applied to either ringworm or impetigo is effective a salve made by mixing powdered sulphur and lard together and adding one teaspoon of lemon juice is also good. For internal use drink a tea made from golden seal, hops bone-set or plantain. Erysipelas For erysipelas, bathe parts with a solution made with golden seal, lobelia, burdock, yellow dock and myrrh. Powdered slippery elm bark...

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Herbal Home Treatment for Prostate Trouble – First Aid Treatment

  The prostate is a male sex gland. After middle – age it is a potential troublemaker. After middle-age, more than 60% of all men experience prostate trouble. Much of this distress can be overcome. There are men who have defeated surgery by adopting better nutritional habits. The fat-soluble vitamins seem to be associated with the health of the prostate. Modern medical science has not been able to find a...

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Herbal Treatment for Pain, Causes and Prevention

  Pain is not a disease. It is merely a symptom. It means that a nerve has been irritated. The dangerous drug aspirin is probably the worst remedy ever foisted upon the public. Aspirin is a trade name. It is used to describe a substance known as acetylsalicylic acid. A coal –tar product. It is doubly dangerous because, in suppressing symptoms, it gives one a false sense that everything is...

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Polio disease symptoms, causes and prevention

Really health children do not get polio. Dr. Benjamin Sandler was of that opinion. He stopped a North Carolina polio epidemic by going to the newspapers and television with a special diet. Worried parents followed  his diet  faithfully. The polio cases dropped almost magically. Those who are interested may read for themselves Dr. Sandler’s book, Diet Prevents Polio, published by the Lee Foundation for Nutritional Research, 2023 W. Wisconsin Avenue,...

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Nervous, Stress, Tension and Poor diet causes and prevention

We are living in a nervous age. Stress, tension, worry and poor diet all contribute to  a case of the nerves.Good eliminations most essential in nervous conditions. Hot then cold fomentation to the spine are beneficial in nervous ailments. Followed by gentle back massage. Also hot packs held to the back of the neck help to relax. The nervous system is strengthened most by foods which give an alkaline reaction,...

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Herbs cure from Muscular dystrophy, Home Remedies

Muscular dystrophy now affects some 200,000 people or one person in 925. It is plain to research scientists that nutrition is the main factor in muscular dystrophy. Dys means, literally, imperfect or faulty nutrition. A depression of the potassium content of the body has been noted in most patients with muscular dystrophy. Herbs containing potassium are walnut leaves, mistletoe, chamomile, calamus, plantain leaves, eyebright, summer savoury, carrot leaves, fennel seed, comfrey...

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Herbal Home Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis.

Just what is the cause of  multiple sclerosis has not been fully ascertained. Eventually it may be proved to be a disease of malnutrition and best treated nutritionally. Non-civilized races do not have this disease. However, when they come in contact with the diet of civilization  they begin to contract multiple sclerosis. In multiple sclerosis patients there is an abnormal blood sugar level and a calcium deficiency. Excessive amounts of...

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Medicinal uses of Catechu in Vocal Distress, Skin Infection, Tooth Disorders and Anemia

The trees of catechu or ‘katha’ as locally called, are found extensively in the regions of Punjab and Himachal Pradesh. There are two varieties of catechu available in market viz. pale and dark. Belonging to the family Leguminosea, the Latin name of catechu is Acacia catechu. The English name is Cutch tree while in Ayurvedic texts it is more often referred by the name Khadir i.e. that what combats a...

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Medicinal uses of Cardamom in Indigestion, Nausea and Vomiting

Remember flavoring your tea with cardamom drops or pounding the same to enhance the taste and aroma of a dish? Cardamom or ‘Choti elaychi’ as locally known is a sure ingredient on our kitchen shelves. The Latin name of the lesser cardamom is Eletteria Cardamomum. It has many names in Sanskrit like Ela, Sukshmaila, Draviddi and Triputa etc. The stout and perennial herb of cardamom grows naturally in the moist...

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Medicinal uses of Camphor or Kapoor in Pain and Dandruff

Camphor is another boon provided to us by nature, which holds many health giving and restorative merits. It is a virtuous herb that is believed to subside all the three humors of the body viz. vatta or air, pitta or heat and kapha or the phlegm. In Ayurveda, camphor is referred as ‘tridoshhara’ i.e. that what combats all the three doshas or the body humors. The Latin name combats is...

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