Probiotic combination curbs allergy symptoms, according to new University of Florida study

Allergy season is just around the corner, and millions are to their doctor for allergy shots. This year, though, you may want to consider something new: Loading up on a mix of probiotics. A new University of Florida study, conducted at the peak of last year’s allergy season, shows a probiotic combination helps reduce hay […]

New research demonstrates role of probiotics in allergy reversal

For over 100 years natural health advocates have used probiotic supplements for the successful reversing of many allergies. We covered one century-old example here. During most of this period the majority of traditional (allopathic) medical doctors have either been ignorant to the success or simply refuse to believe the claims. Fortunately these views have changed […]

Bees: nature’s miracle producers

Although we wrote about honey in January, in light of the steady dying off of the world’s bees and bee hives we need to be reminded and remind others that bees are an important and historic foundation of the very life on this earth. There are many medicinal and nutritional miracles in nature, but bees and honey have to […]

1,000-year-old onion and garlic eye remedy kills MRSA

Yesterday we reported on the growing concern over antibiotic-resistant “superbugs.” Superbugs, are super bacteria that created over time as a natural phenomenon due to overuse of antibiotics. Modern medicine faces a major challenge in treating these bacterial diseases in the future—because the resiliant bacteria have adapted to the modern antibiotics in use today. But now […]

Antibiotic-resistant superbugs a growing worry for health professionals

There are several reasons that health professionals are increasingly worried about the rapid development of antibiotic-resistant superbugs. Some even say that left unchecked, superbugs may someday kill more people than cancer. In the U.S. alone, antibiotic-resistant infections cause more than 23,000 deaths and 2 million illnesses annually. Antibiotic resistance is a natural phenomenon that happens in response […]

Honey as medicine

As far as is known, the Egyptians used honey as a healing ointment and salve more than 4,000 years ago. In 2007, after FDA approval, Derma Sciences of New Jersey began selling the first honey-based wound dressing in America. Medihoney is made from a highly absorbent seaweed material saturated with manuka honey (also called Leptospermum […]

Garcinia Cambogia, another traditional health food from afar

A THM Feature Article Garcinia cambogia is a small, exotic fruit similar to a tiny pumpkin. It has become quite well-known is western countries in recent years due to its weight-loss properties, but it has been in use for thousands of years in India and Asia in a number of health-supporting roles. Its traditional uses […]

Attack diabetes with rosemary and oregano

Well, maybe those two historic and popular herbs, rosemary and oregano,  are not the ‘instant cure’ so many people seek  today, but maybe they are more of a magic health bullet than we think! Modern science has just ‘discovered’ that those two ancient herbs are packed with healthful compounds, and now lab tests show they could work […]

Revisiting one of our favorites: Cinnamon

Cinnamon, which is generally appreciated as a spice for its good taste when added to certain foods, definitely seems to have much more going in its favor than simply pleasing your taste buds. It’s also a potent anti-bacterial and anti-fungal medicinal herb. So, simply including this spice in your cooking will add numerous health benefits […]

Get off cardio meds–try lycopene

Cardiovascular medications—particularly for hypertension—comprise 25 percent of all Big Pharma medications prescribed in the world today, says holistic nutritionist Karen Foster, writing in Prevent Disease. But they cause many problems, and now more and more scientists and physicians agree. By decreasing vascular resistance and blood flow, side effects can contribute to blood disorders, impotence, liver inflammation, elevated […]