Herbal Remedies Are A Big
Part Of Life
We all amble through life, catching viruses and infections,
causing damage to our own body through accidents or by pushing
the boundaries of what our body can achieve in one way or
The reasons we don’t worry about what happens to us is
because we know there is going to be a medical professional on
hand to nurse us back to health through the powers of modern
How often do you think back to how our ancestors managed to
survive bouts of illness or damage to their body without the
medicines we have today? I am sure it is very rare, if at
It is important to look at our ancestors to see how we
managed to survive so long and create the powerful medicines we
Back in days before the birth of Jesus Christ, nearly
thirteen thousand years before Christ to be precise, we as
human beings lived in caves, yet still used medicine to mend
our ailments. I am sure that you are wondering how we achieved
this in a time that spans 15 millennia ago, well it is simple,
we used the plants and animals on Earth for our medicinal
Did you know that a wide variety of plant life and animal by
products have many different medicinal qualities, these herbal
remedies can solve just about any mild medical condition.
You may scoff at the information put in front of you, but if
you think about it a little more, you will see that many of us
use herbal remedies on a daily basis without even thinking
Do you drink herbal tea? Do you take supplements such as cod
liver oil? If so you are using the medicines of our ancestors
to help you feel better within yourself and promote good
An Interesting Herb Fact
The Healing Beauty of Borage
The borage flower (Borago officinalis) is well known for its lovely blue color. The flowers have been used since Elizabethan times for both decoration and for its healing beauty. Recent modern research has shown that the plant may actually stimulate the adrenal glands, encouraging the production of adrenaline, that famous 'fight or flight' hormone that is responsible for getting our bodies geared up during the most stressful times in our lives. Herbalists describe the character of the borage...
There are many great things that can be done with herbal
remedies; even the top pharmaceutical companies spend millions
researching the power of herbal remedies so they can include
them in the medicines they create.
Some of the most powerful herbal remedies come in the
strangest forms. Even simple every day foodstuffs like bee
honey are powerful remedies. Surprisingly, bee honey is a
powerful antiseptic or antibacterial agent; this is because of
its high sugar content and low moisture content, which kills
nearly all bacteria.
If this article has enticed you in to looking
at herbal remedies to combat a medical condition that you may
have, it is extremely important that all side affects of mixing
herbal remedies and modern medicine can have.
If you were to take a herbal remedy and a
prescribed medicine, it can cause adverse affects, just like
taking two different prescription medicines, for this reason it
is important to advise your doctor if you are going to take
herbal any remedies.
Herbal remedies are often thought of as a
way to balance out a person's natural humors.
This is often accomplished by using the
Ayurveda chakra philosophy.
Chakras are energy centers of the body, and
they can often be balanced through herbal
Different chakras of the body are associated
with various areas of the body, such as
important glands and organs.
Remember, herbal remedies can help you stay
fit, healthy and feeling good inside, but only if you treat the
different herbal medicines with the respect they deserve, after
all these remedies have lasted for thousands of years.