Category Archives: Allium (Garlic)

Flu Remedies

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Thousands of people get the flu every year. There is no one sure fire way to cure the symptoms of the flu however there are hundreds of different ways to get relief from the flu.

Seven Benefits of Garlic

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For millennia people have used garlic for various culinary and medicinal purposes, but many of the benefits of garlic have been lost or are unknown to the average person in modern society. See how many of these uses you know and/or can apply in your own life.

Eat, Sleep and Press Garlic, and Tomorrow You’ll Be Healthy

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With cold and flu season upon us, you probably think you’ve heard all the prevention tips out there, but here are a few that are less well known. Check out these 10 tips to be a healthy, happy and more knowledgeable person during this year’s cold and flu season.

Fermented Garlic Recipe

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I recently read about fermented garlic and how the amazing healing properties of garlic are intensified when it is fermented. Garlic is anti-fungal, anti-viral, anti-bacterial and an anti-inflammatory which makes it an important part of our diet. Garlic supports and strengthens the immune system because of these properties. Unfortunately, when it is cooked a lot of its properties are diminished as opposed to fermenting it which amplifies these properties.

Top Health Benefits of Garlic

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The health benefits of garlic, or Allium sativum in botanical and scientific terms, are extensive and it one of nature’s culinary and medicinal wonders. This root vegetable has palate-pleasing qualities similar to herbs that enhance the flavor of any dish. In addition, it has natural ingredients that provide a variety of health-related benefits and treatment applications.

Natural Herbal Remedies

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As more and more people become disenchanted with traditional modern medicine, the notion of herbs for healing is gaining popularity.

18 Nutritional Remedies for Diarrhea

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Diarrhea can exist alone or as a symptom of another underlying condition.

Herbal Cure for Backache

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Backache can be caused by an accident or an injury to the spine. Backache is generally a gripping pain near the inward curve of the back above the base of the spine. Back problems affect all kinds of people, men as much as women and young as well as old.

Natural Cut and Scrapes Treatment and Herbal Treatment for Scrapes

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You hear a thump and then screaming from the room next door. It runs to find her three year old sitting on the floor, holding his forehead, while streams of blood down his face. We look at the cut and the blood seems to be emerging.

Home Remedies for Tongue Blisters, Effective Natural Treatment

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Deficiency of vitamin B complex is the main cause of tongue blisters.

Garlic an Ancient Natural Medicine

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Garlic is one of the oldest known medicine from plants. Ancient Sanskrit documents describe garlic remedies being used in India 5,000 years ago. Chinese medicine has used the healing and beneficial health qualities of garlic for over 3,000 years.

Bronchitis Causes and Natural Treatments for Pneumonia

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Bronchitis is a condition defined as inflammation of the bronchi which results in persistent cough that produces considerable quantities of sputum.

Fight Diabetes with Natural Remedies

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Traditionally, diabetes is viewed as a failure of the pancreas to release enough insulin for sugar metabolism.

Remedies for Hay Fever

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Today we will be looking at some natural remedies for hay fever.

Home Remedies for Weak Immune System, Effective Natural Treatment

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The immune system of the body plays a defensive role by fighting and eliminating foreign substances and organisms which may cause various diseases.

Interaction between Herbs, Food and Medicine

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Below given are the known interaction between herbs, foods, and prescription.

Home Remedies Using Garlic

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Garlic which goes by the scientific moniker of Allium Sativum, is plant with a strong pungent and bitter flavor that has been used for both cooking and as a medicine for hundreds of years.

Do you Know the Health Benefits of Garlic?

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Garlic belongs to the same family as the onion. Both these herbs have been given special importance in Ayurveda due to their immense curative properties

Garlic as a Medicine

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Garlic is otherwise known as Allium sativum. Garlic has been used as both food and medicine in many cultures for thousands of years, dating back to when the Egyptian pyramids were built.

14 Medicinal Uses of Garlic

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Garlic (allium sativum) is a member of the onion family which has been used for culinary purposes for millennia and in recent years has been labelled a super food.

Eat These Hot Foods at the First Sign of a Cold

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At the first sign of a cold, the first food most people turn to is chicken soup.

Garlic and Your Teeth

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Aside from giving you potent breath, garlic is actually a powerful ally when it comes to dealing with toothaches. Garlic is a great natural home remedy for the pain associated with wisdom teeth coming in, abscessed teeth and tooth pain in general.

Toothache Remedies Clove Oil

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The searing pain a bad tooth can cause is something that we don’t want to experience much too often.

How to Treat a Toothache with Home Remedies

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Common toothache symptoms include throbbing pain around a certain tooth, sensitivity to hot or cold foods, and discomfort when chewing.

Gum Inflammation Treatment

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Gum Inflammation Treatment and Home Remedies for Toothache

Toothache Remedies

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Most toothache pain is sharp, throbbing, shooting, or constant. In rare cases if the tooth is not properly treated, it will eventually have to be extracted. So with that being said how can someone treat a toothache at home with natural home remedies?

Toothache Remedy – Salt Water

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Toothaches are very common occurrence in people and can occur without any warning. If you have an extreme painful toothache, it can make your nights sleepless.

Natural Herbal Remedies

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The Institute for Vibrant Living natural health research dept. has released the following report on the use of natural herbs:

Gaining Health from Garlic

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The plant has leaves which are long, narrow and flat like grass. The bulb is of a compound nature, consisting of numerous bulblets, known technically as ‘cloves,’ grouped together between the membraneous scales and enclosed within a whitish skin, which holds them as in a sac.