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People eat olives and drink the oil for health benefits. But we can also benefit from the leaves. Research done on Artemisia and olive leaves as well as some of their extracts prove they are hard hitters against diseases like malaria, candidiasis, hypertension, colds and flu, diabetes and poor circulation. Leaves grow on trees, so let's take a closer look!
Dune Spinach is similar to New Zealand Spinach. Rich in minerals and vitamins, especially vitamin K! Enjoy it as soup, juice or in yummy tarts, dumplings and flat breads with these gluten free recipes.
Pineapples can duplicate the effects of many medications - from thinning blood and preventing clots to improving digestion, respiratory problems and inflammation. The peels and leaves are the richest sources of bromelain. This enzyme is vatal for digestion of protein and is an anti-inflammatory drug used to treat pain, swelling and inflammation. It boosts immunity and is used for cancer treatments. Get all this out of a pineapple - plus a whole lot more!
Essential hypertension has no identifiable cause yet it is what over 95% of the patients with high blood pressure are being diagnosed with. Worst of all, are the medications that are prescribed for treating the effects of unknown causes. Are you a victim of Alien drugs with outlandish side effects?
Drugs that treat mental illnesses may not address the underlying causes of nerve and brain damage so the condition persists. New discoveries are being made with phytochemicals that can help to restore brain and neural damage and help alleviate mental misery.
Search along the avenues for unusual trees as sources of fruit for juicing
A world heritage site and the most floral dioversity per square metre - plus the new bridge for a walk amongst the tree tops. Reason enough to visit Kirstenbosch, the botannical gardens that have something for everybody. From tree huggers to intrepid hikers. Even blind, disabled or downright lazy visitors can chill with over 7000 species of plants and soak up the bliss.
Kirstenbosch Botannical Gardens is the South African home to many medicinal plants that have been studied and calssified for compiling monograms. For thousands of years plants have been sources of both natural and patent medicines. How do they control the way these plants are used when they are sold? In their free, natural state there are no laws to govern the consumption of plants for personal use - obviously at the risk of the consumer.
Not all parasites are bad. Understand how parasites behave because some of them are beneficial, especially our gut flora and they get wiped out with antibiotics. But everybody needs to flush out tapeworms, flukes and nasty relatives!
Spend a few days with us in the Chobe River Game Park. An experienced game spotter will drive us through the African bush so we can see animals galore. Luxuriate in a game lodge and enjoy the Chobe River at sunset. This is a personal story and also tells how healing herbs like olive leaves can help the local population. Watch my movie to see a real life "cat scan" with the airport cat - Maria.
20 years without catching a cold? There is a way to forestall the onset of a full blown cold. It all depends on what the warning signs are and how you deal with them. Basically you need to stay away from mould to prevent a cold!
Make awesome food, starting right now without any wheat or gluten. Tuck into pasta, nachos, heavenly quiches and muffins, crumpets and pancakes. We begin with rice as a base because it suits all blood types. Rice is a gentle food. It is versatile, cheap and easy to use.
Entertaining and giving treats are usually associated with breaking diets and eating junk food. So here are the basig guidelines to provide healthy alternatives to suit the pickiest of eaters. Lay out a glorious festive spread to suit everybody. Or pack up a picnic and enjoy some beautiful scenery.
Hydrogen sulphide is a gas that the body uses as neurotransmitter as it triggers off a number of healing effects. Recent research shows how garlic can effectively supply us with hydrogen sulphide and how it even helps improve ED, diabetes 2, high blood pressure and a whole lot more. Let us unleash these miracles and understand how and why garlic is good.
Ground Zero is a sobering and heart breaking experience. Go quietly, on your own and weep because mankind is so unkind. Washington DC was full of pumpkins. It was Halloween and the President's opulent homestead was also full of them. It snowed in Boston. Hailstones stung our cheeks. Why do we walk everywhere? Old age, I suppose.
Imagine paying a small fortune for an illegal dose of rhino horn only to find out it is medically inert? Tests show that rhino horn was useless as a medicine for treating fever, inflammation, cramps or water retention for instance. Do we need to kill rhinos if chewing your own fingernails is as ineffective as rhino horn?
We describe our visit to the toilet in many amusing ways. But however you wish to spend a penny or two will depend on what country you are in. To our amazement we found that our regular white flushable ceramic toilet bowl is not what most people use. Here...
It was hard for me to accept that some people do not want to get better. They seem to engineer a way to get cancer and then cling to the process to the bitter end - a pro-cancerous mind-set. They refuse your help, advice, treatment, remdeies and all you try to do. Funny, how the same remedies help other people with cancer and they return to their lives a bit healthier and happier.
Think out of the bread basket. Get started with this simple picture guide and tingle your taste buds with a generous gluten-free feast. If you are advised not to eat wheat anymore then rice and other gluten-free grains will take you into a new space, especially during the holiday season.