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Using Turmeric & The Benefits: 2

February 27th, 2010

1004127_f520Now that we have talked about exactly what Turmeric is and what properties it has in it, let’s talk about how you can use Turmeric in order to treat some of those cuts and wounds that you might be experiencing.  One thing that you should know is that Turmeric is a natural antiseptic and what that means, is that when made into a paste, you can use it has a treatment.

Also, while it might not taste all that great, when you mix Turmeric with warm milk, you can actually cure a sore throat, which in this season is fantastic!  Just drink that mixture up and instantly, you should be feeling better.

You can also use Turmeric to cure gastrointestinal discomfort, which comes with IBS (irritable bowel syndrome).

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Using Turmeric & The Benefits: 1

February 26th, 2010

Gelbwurz / CurrySomething that you traditionally see in the kitchen is an herb called Turmeric.  It is a fantastic flavoring agent and it is certainly an herb that you should be using in your dishes, but did you know that this particular herb is also good for other things?  Believe it or not, most people do not.

Turmeric is actually an herb that has been used in China for quite some time and it is a fantastic herb to treat small cuts and wounds.  It is actually an antiseptic and anti inflammatory herb, which means that you can stick it right into your first aid kit.

In the next blog, we will teach you exactly how to use Turmeric as a healing agent!

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Medicinal Herbs: Some Tips On Using Them Safely For Your Family! 2

October 3rd, 2009

foar_herbs_basil608Now that we have talked about how you can research herbs in order to keep your family safe.  Research, while important there are a few other things that you need to think about when you decide to switch your family on over to herbs.  The first is going to be that herbal products are not all created equal.  You need to remember that.  The raw ingredients that have different purities and strength in every herb, which is what makes them different.

You also want to be careful whenever you are purchasing herbal supplements from health food stores, as they might not be the same as the herbs themselves.  You always want to be sure that medicinal herbs and products contain 100% of the active ingredient.  That will really make the difference.

You also want to make sure that you do not try to learn it all at once, learning about herbs is important but space yourself.

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Medicinal Herbs: Some Tips On Using Them Safely For Your Family!

October 2nd, 2009

herbs5Using herbs for your family is something that will really help you not only become healthier, but it will also save on your wallets.  The cost of prescription medicines is soaring and honestly, who really knows what is in a prescription pill anyway?  Not a lot of people do, hence the reason for turning to herbs.

However, you always want to make sure that you are safe whenever you are using herbs in your life.  There are a ton of different herbs in the world and you certainly want to make sure that you and your family are safe when using them.

That is why research is the very first thing that you need to do.  You need to make sure that you know everything about the specific herbs that you are trying to use and what they do – that way, you are safe!

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