Ginseng herb and the natural benefits of taking ginseng

Ginseng tea is great for short periods; this tea can alleviate many symptoms of common aliments and lessen fatigue. Ginseng is the main ingredient to many of the medicinal teas. However, prolonged use can lead to insomnia and heart trouble, so be sure to consult your physician before drinking ginseng tea regularly as an alternative… Continue reading Ginseng herb and the natural benefits of taking ginseng

Tea Tree Oil – Herbal First Aid in a Bottle

Tea tree oil is steam distilled from the leaves of Melaleuca alternifolia. This indigenous tree is found only in tropical northeastern New South Wales Australia. The name tea tree was given by Captain Cook during his exploration of Australia during the 1700’s. After running out of tea on his voyage, he found a fragrant plant and brewed the leaves… Continue reading Tea Tree Oil – Herbal First Aid in a Bottle

Natural Remedies and Herbs for Arthritis and Inflammation

Arthritis is a general term which is commonly associated with a number of painful conditions affecting the joints and bones. The term “arthritis” literally translates to “joint inflammation.” There are approximately 100 different forms of this condition, and it affects millions of people throughout the world. Symptoms can include joint pain, stiffness, inflammation, and limited… Continue reading Natural Remedies and Herbs for Arthritis and Inflammation