Category: Herbs

Herbs

Meadowsweet

Bridewort, dolloff, dropwort, Filipendula ulmaria, lady of the meadow, meadow queen, meadow-wort, meadsweet, meadwort, queen of the meadow, Spireaea ulmaria Meadowsweet is a perennial plant found in northern and southern Europe, North America, and northern Asia. The leaves have a very pleasant, almond-like fragrance and smell quite different from the flowers. The medicinal components consist […]

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Myrtle

Myrti aetheroleum, M. folium, Myrtus communis Myrtle is an evergreen, bushy shrub indigenous to areas from the Mediterranean to the Himalayas. The medicinal components are obtained from the leaves and branches. Myrti folium refers to the dried leaves of Myrtus communis, where as Myrti aetheroleum is the essential oil of Myrtus communis. The essential oil […]

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Lemon

Citrus limon, limon Lemon is a common fruit found in many parts of the world. The medicinal parts of the plant include the fruit, fruit juice, peel, and oil expressed from the peel. Expressed oil constitutes 2.5% of the peel, and consists mainly of monoterpenes (up to 70% limonene)j some sesquiterpenes, such as bisabolol several […]

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Melatonin

Melatonin is a hormone produced by the pineal gland. Its secretion is stimulated by darkness and inhibited by light. Secretion peaks between 2:00 a.m. and 4:00 a.m., and the degree of excretion diminishes with advancing age. Administering melatonin may regulate circadian rhythms and help regulate body temperature, cardiovascular function, and reproduction. It may also protect […]

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Feldenkrais Method

The Feldenkrais method takes a functional approach to reorganizing the body and behavior into new and more expand ed motor patterns. The method is a form of somatic education that works by teaching patients to become more aware of the habitual neuromuscular patterns and rigidities of their bodies and by expanding their options for new […]

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Khella

Ammi daucoides, A. visnaga, bishop’s weed, greater Ammi, khella fruits, visnaga Khella is derived from the fruits and seeds of Ammi visnaga, a member of the carrot family. One standardized form contains a minimum of 10% gammapyrones, calculated as 100 mg khellin. One constituent, visnadin, acts as a mild positive inotrope by dilating coronary vessels […]

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Natural Remedies For Asthma

Νаturаl rеmеdіеs fоr аsthmа mау bе usеd іn аddіtіоn tо іnhаlеrs аnd соrtісоstеrоіds, whісh аrе mоst соmmоnlу рrеsсrіbеd аsthmа mеdісаtіоns. Тhеsе nаturаl rеmеdіеs sеrvе tо hеlр thе bоdу mаnаgе аnd fіght оff thе dіsеаsе оvеr tіmе. Νаturаl rеmеdіеs fоr аsthmа thаt hаvе рrоvеd usеful аrе: Аррlеs – Еаtіng а mіnіmum оf twо аррlеs реr wееk […]

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Do Diet Pills Work?

There are a ton of diet pills in the market. Everyone who has considered getting on a diet program will know this. A variety of diet pills each promises to give you the weight you have been dreaming of. And more importantly, they promise to do it while you do nothing. While you may think a lot […]

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Cornflower

Bachelor’s buttons, blue bonnet, bluebottle, bluebow, blue cap, blue centaury, Centaurea cyan us, cyani flos, cyani-flowers, hurtsickle Cornflower is available as ray flowers, dried ray florets, and tubular florets of the cornflower plant. Several compounds including anthocyans, flavnoids, and bitter principles may be responsible for corn ower activity. The flowers are generally considered to have […]