Tag Archive: anti-inflammatory

Siberian ginseng

Siberian ginseng

Siberian ginseng is a type of herb and plant that is a species of small shrub found in the Araliaceae family. Siberian ginseng as the name would suggest is native to Siberia and other areas in Northeastern Asia. Historically it has been used as a traditional medicine in China and where it is known as …

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Senna

Senna

Senna is an herb and plant of the flowering plant genus of family Fabaceae. Senna is native mostly to tropical regions but a few can be found in temperate regions as well. Senna is sometimes used to produce various home remedies, herbal dietary supplements, naturopathic medicines, homeopathic remedies, alternative medicines, and holistic medicines due to …

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Sage (Salvia officinalis)

Sage (Salvia officinalis)

Sage is a type of herb or small perennial plant in the Lamiaceae family native to the Mediterranean. Sage is sometimes used to produce various types of home remedies, natural medicines, naturopathic remedies, homeopathic holistic medicines, herbal dietary supplements, and alternative medicines. Other names for sage include: black sages, common sages, broad-leafed sage, Salvia lavandulifolia, …

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Saccharomyces boulardii

Saccharomyces boulardii

Saccharomyces boulardii is a type of yeast and fungus that is of a tropical strain related to the Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Saccharomyces boulardii is sometimes used as a natural medicine, herbal dietary supplement, naturopathic medicine, homeopathic remedy, holistic medicine, home remedy, and alternative medicine of its potential health benefits. Saccharomyces boulardii is native to Southeast asia …

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Lavender

Lavender

Lavender is a type of plant or herb found in the genus of flowering plants in the Lamiaceae family (mint). Lavender is native to the Mediterranean. Lavender has health benefits and has been used as a home remedy, homeopathic medicine, alternative medicine, natural remedy, and herbal dietary supplement for a variety of health purposes as …

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Lactobacillus

Lactobacillus

Lactobacillus is a type of bacteria called Doderlein’s bacillus. It is in the genus microaerophilic and is found in the gastrointestinal tract and vagina in the human body. Though Lactobacillus is a bacterium it is what is known as friendly bacteria. Lactobacillus is often used as a home remedy, herbal dietary supplement, naturopathic medicine, natural …

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Goldenseal

Goldenseal

Goldenseal is an orangeroot perennial herb in the Ranunculaceae buttercup family that is native to North America. It has become an endangered species of plant in the United States to due being overharvested. Goldenseal has been said to have a wide range of health benefits and is often taken as a natural medicine, homeopathic holistic …

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Fenugreek

Fenugreek

Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) is a type of herb or plant found in the Fabaceae family. It is also known as methi in Hindi. Fenugreek herb is sometimes used as a natural remedy, herbal dietary supplement, home remedy, homeopathic cure, natural medicine, and alternative medicine. Of the large number of countries that produce fenugreek, India is …

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Essiac and Flor Essence

Essiac Flor-Essence

Essiac and Flor Essence are herbal tea mixtures that are marketed as a treatment for those suffering with some form of cancer. Essiac and Flor Essence are often times considered a home remedy, naturopathic cure for cancer, homeopathic medicine, natural medicine, or herbal supplement that may be said to boost immunity and have some kind …

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Dong quai

Dong quai

Dong quai is a kind of plant or herb in the Apiaceae family. Dong quai is native to China. It is widely used in traditional Chinese medicine as a home remedy to cure ailments such as: fatigue, gynecological problems, high blood pressure, and mild anemia. Other names for Dong quai include: Angelica China, Ligustilides, Ferulic …

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Cat’s claw

Cat's Claw

Cat’s claw is a kind of herb that grows wildly in many parts of the globe including South and Central America. It is most prevalent in the Amazon rainforest. It is a vine that has been used in alternative medicine, herbal cures, holistic therapy, naturopathic medicine, natural medicine, home remedies, herbal supplements, and dietary supplements. …

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Bromelain

Bromelain

Bromelain is an enzyme that is extracted from the stem component of pineapples. It has historically been used as a folk remedy, but has been used in modern times as an alternative medicine, home remedy, herbal supplement and cure for various ailments, and natural treatment as well. Two different enzyme extracts can be referred to as …

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Black Cohosh

Black Cohosh

Black Cohosh is a herb native to the United States. It is sometimes used as a home remedy, herbal cure, alternative medicine or dietary supplement. Other common names include: black snakeroot, bugwort, rattleweed, macrotys, bugbane, black bugbane, and fairy candle. Latin names for Black Cohosh include: Actaea racemosa and Cimicifuga racemosa. Black Cohosh is in …

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