• Green Tea Health Benefits
  • Crohn’s: Cat’s claw treatment

Anti-Inflammatory Herbs in Herbal Medicine

You have probably read somewhere or someone told you that medicines are made of herbs. There are types of herbs and types of medicines. When there is an inflammation process in the body it means that our body is responding to an injury or disease. It is a part of the body’s wisdom. Inflammation can be acute, chronic or relapsing-remitting. The type of inflammation depends on the disease course. If…

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Green Tea Health Benefits

There isn’t any other food or drink reported to have as many health benefits as green tea. Unlike the other the Chinese have known about the medicinal benefits of green tea since the ancient time. They have been using the green tea to treat everything from headaches to depression. The green tea health benefits are now familiar to us all. They became even bigger in 1994 after the Journal of…


Spirulina Health Benefits

People today are being more and more conscious about their health and started to make some lifestyle changes that will impact their overall health condition. Apart from a nutritional diet, regular exercises and lifestyle modifications taking health supplements are now part of people’s daily living and one can take advantage of the many spirulina health benefits. With many heath supplements commonly derived from nature the choice is endless since there…


IBS Formula – Irritable Bowel Syndrome Treatment

Irritable bowel syndrome Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a syndrome that includes chronic abdominal pain, discomfort and a feeling of fullness in the digestive tract and changes in bowel habits. This is a functional syndrome, ie no organic explanation for this syndrome as for now (no signs of inflammatory bowel disease or other explanations). Changes in bowel habits may include diarrhea or constipation. Irritable bowel syndrome can occur at any age, although…

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Crohn’s: Cat’s claw treatment

Crohn’s disease Crohn’s disease belongs to a group of diseases called inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which includes also ulcerative colitis. Crohn’s disease can affect the entire gastrointestinal tract, from the mouth to the anus. Blood tests show increase of inflammation (increase in CRP levels). Sometimes there is also anemia, increase in white blood cells and in sub-acute situations – low albumin in blood. Cat’s claw (Uncaria tomentosa) This popular herb is widely used…