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Turmeric

Turmeric

Turmeric is a kind of perennial plant and herb that is in rhizomatous herbaceous ginger family, Zingiberaceae. Turmeric is native to some parts of tropical South Asia, India, and Africa. Turmeric is sometimes used as a coloring agent for fabrics and most famously known to be a key ingredient in curry, butters, cheeses, and mustards. …

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St John’s Wort

St. John's Wort

St John’s wort is a type of yellow flowered plant and herb in the species Hypericum perforatum that is native to the subtropic and temperate regions of the world including North America, Brazil, Europe, India, Russia, and Turkey. St John’s wort is sometimes used to produce various herbal dietary supplements, natural medicines, home remedies, alternative …

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Soy (soybean)

Soy (Soybean)

Soy (soybean) is a plant in the legume species that is native to eastern parts of Asia and is considered a one of the staple foods of that region. Soybeans are high in protein, essential amino acids, and contain isoflavones which is a compound that may have some positive health effects for women’s health problems. …

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Shark cartilage

Shark cartilage

Shark cartilage refers to a dietary supplement that is produced from cartilage of a shark that has been powdered and dried. It is most well-known as a home remedy, natural medicine, naturopathic remedy, homeopathic medicine, and alternative medicine for cancer. It has also been purported as having health benefits for other diseases as well. Shark …

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Selenium

Selenium

Selenium is a chemical element and mineral that is required in very small amounts in the body to maintain good health. Due to its potential health benefits, selenium is sometimes used as a natural medicine, herbal remedy, homeopathic dietary supplement, home remedy, alternative medicine, and naturopathic medicine. There are many commercial uses for selenium such …

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Selected Vegetables and Sun’s Soup

Selected Vegetables & Sun's Soup

Selected Vegetables and Sun’s Soup is a product that combines certain vegetables and herbs and marketed as a herbal remedy, homeopathic dietary supplement, home remedy, natural medicine, naturopathic medicine, and alternative medicine towards those suffering from various types of cancers and other medical problems. The herbs in the mixture include mung beans, shiitake mushrooms, barbat …

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Pycnogenol

Pycnogenol

Pycnogenol (proanthocyanidins) is a product that has ingredients that originate from the pine bark of the Pinus pinaster tree, as well as peanut skins, witch hazel bark, pine needle and grape seeds. Their chemical compositions are a subgroup of the flavonoid class of polyphenols. Pycnogenol is thought to have health benefits and is thus used …

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PC-SPES

PC-SPES

PC-SPES is a combination of eight different herbs that is marketed as an herbal dietary supplement to treat a variety of health problems associated with the prostate. The herbs contained within the natural medicine called PC-SPECS include: Licorice, Isatis, Chrysanthemum flowers, Saw palmetto, Baikal skullcap, Reishi mushroom, Ginseng, and Rabdosia rubescens. Due to its possible …

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Panax ginseng

Panax ginseng

Panax ginseng is a slow growing perennial plant in the genus Panax; family Araliaceae. Panax ginseng is said to have a number of health benefits as a home remedy, herbal medicine, holistic health product, naturopathic medicine, alternative medicine, and natural medicine. Panax ginseng is native to some countries in the Northern Hemisphere such as Korea, …

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Mistletoes (mistletoe extract)

Mistletoe Extracts

Mistletoes (mistletoe extract) are an obligate hemi-parasitic plant in the order Santalales. They are known to attach themselves to a host plant and with a haustorium and absorb nutrients from it. Mistletoe extract has been used for ages as a home remedy, alternative medicine, holistic homeopathic medicine, herbal dietary supplement, and natural medicine for its …

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Milk Thistle

Milk Thistle

Milk thistle is an herb and plant that is in the Silybum Adans genus in the family Asteraceae. Its seeds have potential health benefits are commonly used to make home remedies, homeopathic medicines, herbal dietary supplements, naturopathic medicines, alternative medicines, and natural remedies for a variety of health reason, but for liver conditions in particular. …

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Melatonin

Melatonin

Melatonin is a type of chemical compound and hormone that is naturally found in human beings and other animals, microbes, and plants. Melatonin can be synthesized in labs and used in various kinds of home remedies, natural medicines, homeopathic holistic health products, and alternative medicines due to their health benefits. Other names for melatonin include: …

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Licorice (Liquorice)

Licorice Liquorice (Root)

Licorice (Liquorice) is the root of Glycyyrhiza glabra most commonly found in Turkey, Greece, and all around Asia. Licorice is a legume and an herbaceous perennial plant. Licorice root contains a compound called glycyrrhizic acid and it is used to treat a number of different health conditions. People often times use Licorice (Liquorice) as an …

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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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L-arginine

L-arginine

L-arginine is an amino acid that is necessary for protein building in the human body. L-arginine is found in various kinds of food in the human diet such as meat, fish, and dairy. L-arginine has also been synthesized in labs to produce various home remedies, natural medicines, herbal dietary supplements, naturopathic heath products, homeopathic medicines, …

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Laetrile Amygdalin

Laetrile Amygdalin

Laetrile/Amygdalin is a compound or possesses a compound called glycoside that has been isolated from a seed that comes from a tree called Prunus dulcis (bitter almonds). Laetrile/Amygdalin has been used as a home remedy, herbal dietary supplement, holistic homeopathic health product, natural remedy, and alternative medicine for its supposed health benefits. Amygdalin is found …

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Kava (kavalactones)

Kava (kavalactones)

Kava (kavalactones) is an herb and plant that is found in the western Pacific and is in the pepper family. The root of the herb is used to make a variety of different home remedies, herbal dietary supplements, natural medicines, homeopathic holistic health products, and home remedies. Kava has been banned in many countries such …

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Hydrazine sulfate

Hydrazine sulfate

Hydrazine sulfate is a chemical compound that is a salt of hydrazine and sulfuric acid. It also goes by the name of Sehydrin. Hydrazine sulfate has some health benefits and is most well-known for being used as an alternative medicine, homeopathic treatment, natural remedy, naturopathic medicine, and home remedy to treat anorexia and cachexia. It …

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Green Tea

Green Tea

Green Tea, like most teas, is produced from the leaves of the Camellia sinensis plant. Fresh lives from the plant are steamed to produce green tea. The Chinese were the first to produce Green tea and has subsequently been made more popular in the western world. Green tea is often times used as a home …

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Grape Seed Extract

Grape Seed Extract

Grape Seed Extract (Vitis vinifera) is an extract taken from grape seeds. The medicinal uses of grape seed extract as a home remedy, homeopathic holistic medicine, herbal health product, naturopathic medicine, and natural alternative medicine dates back to the ancient Greeks. Grape Seed Extract health benefits stems from its high concentrations of linoleic acid, vitamin …

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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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Flaxseed and Flaxseed Oil

Flax seed and flax seed oil

Flaxseed and flaxseed oil are often times used to make a wide range of alternative medicines, natural cures, home remedies, holistic & homeopathic treatments, naturopathic medicines, and herbal dietary supplements. Flaxseed is derived from a plant called Linum usitatissimum in the genus Linum; family Linaceae. Flaxseed is native to India, some parts of the Mediterranean, …

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Fish Oil

Fish oil

Fish oil (omega-3 fatty acids) is a type of oil that can only be found from certain types of fish and it can only be obtained by the consumption of such a fish or by consuming a supplement that contains fish oil. Fish oil is a popular supplement because they are high in omega-3 fatty …

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Evening Primrose Oil

Evening Primrose Oil

Evening Primrose Oil is a type of oil that is produced from evening primrose plant seeds. Evening primrose is a type of plant that is native to northern parts of the Unites States, but it grows elsewhere all over the globe. Even primrose oil is often times used to produce various natural medicines, alternative medicines, …

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Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus is a type of flowering tree in the myrtle family, Myrtaceae. Many species of the Eucalyptus plant is native to Australia, but a few are also native to New Guinea, the Philippines and Indonesia. Eucalyptus has gained some attention as being a good source of wood, cleaning oil, and insecticide due to its quick …

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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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Dandelion

Dandelion

Dandelion is a type of herb. Its greens are rich in vitamin A. They have been used traditionally to make home remedies and natural cures by the Native Americans as well as the Arabians. Dandelion is also known as Taraxacum. It is in the genus of flowering plants within the Asteraceae family. They grow natively …

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Cranberry

Cranberry

Cranberry is a small cluster of evergreen shrubs in the subgenus Oxycoccus in the genus Vaccinium. They grow naturally throughout N. America. They are often found in the acid bogs in other areas of the northern hemisphere as well. Cranberries are a huge commercial crop in North America and most are processed into juice, sauce, …

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Colloidal Silver Products

Colloidal Silver Products

Colloidal Silver Products are basically microscopic particles in a liquid solution. This home remedy, naturopathic medicine, homeopathic supplement, and health product is often times promoted as being an effective dietary supplement for treating a whole host of different illnesses. Silver is fairly well known and common element that is used to make all kinds of different …

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Coenzyme Q-10 (CoQ-10)

Coenzyme Q-10

Coenzyme Q-10 (CoQ-10) is a 1, 4-benzoquinone vitamin-like oil soluble substance and compound that forms naturally in the human body. Coenzyme Q-10 has been said to be used to help cells grow and protect them from the kind of damage that can lead to cancer. Coenzyme Q-10 is used by many as a home remedy, …

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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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Cassia cinnamon

Cassia cinnamon

Cassia cinnamon is a type of plant in which people make home remedies, alternative medicines, herbal cures, and homeopathic treatments with from its bark and flower. Cassia cinnamon is an evergreen tree that is native to the Southern regions of China, Uganda, Bangladesh, India, and Vietnam. It is primarily used as an aromatic. In North …

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Cancell / Cantron / Protecel

Cancell Cantron Protocel

Cancell is a liquid mixture that purportedly is an effective alternative medical treatment for people suffering from cancer and other maladies. Cancell / Cantron / Protecel have been promoted to be an effective home remedy type herbal cure and alternative therapy for combating cancer. According to the FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration), the ingredients …

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Calendula

Calendula

Calendula is a type of plant in the family Asteracae (daisy family). Calendula is said to have some medicinal value and thus has been used to produce home remedies, homeopathic health products, herbal cures, and alternative medicines. Calendula is native to the eastern regions of Macaronesia to the Mediterranean area. The flower is used for …

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Calcium

Calcium

Calcium is a chemical element and mineral it is an essential component of bones. Calcium can be found in a multitude of different foods. It is essential for maintaining strong bones and for the body to function to its peak level. Calcium is a vital component of nerves, heart, and blood systems. For living organisms, …

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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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Bovine and Shark Cartilage

Bovine and Shark Cartilage

Bovine and Shark Cartilage is a tough and flexible connective tissue. There have been a number of studies done on the legitimacy of bovine and shark cartilage as a home remedy, alternative medicine, holistic medicine, and naturopathic cure for cancer and other diseases. These studies date back to over three decades. Some have claimed that …

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Blond psyllium

Blond psyllium

Blond psyllium is a type of herb; its seeds and husk are often times used in home remedies, herbal cures, and in natural & alternative medicines. It is a kind of medicinal plant that is native the western and southern regions of Asia. This species of herb was also introduced to the United States and …

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Black tea

Black tea

Black tea is a product made from a type of herb or plant. Black tea is particularly popular as a means of losing weight and in sometimes added to products that are marketed as weight loss products. The plant in which black tea is produced is called the Camellia sinesis plant. People often use the …

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Black psyllium

Black psyllium

Black psyllium is a type of herb that is prevalent throughout the globe. People often use the seed of this weed to produce a variety of herb supplements, natural medicines, alternative medicinal treatements, home remedies, and dietary supplements to cure a multitude of different maladies. Black psyllim is in the genus Plantago and other common …

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Bifidobacteria

Bifidobacteria

Bifidobacteria can be used as a type of probiotic. It is a type of bacteria that is beneficial, but resides in the intestines gastrointestinal tract, vagina, and mouth of many mammals. They are often grown in laboratories and produced as supplements and home remedies. Bifidobacteria is of the genus Grampositive, non-motile, anaerobic bacteria. Bifidobacteria is …

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Beta-carotene

Beta-Carotene-3D-spacefill

Beta-carotene is a kind of carotenoids that is of the orange, red, and yellow pigments. Beta-carotene is an organic compound it can be classified chemically as a type of hydrocarbon (terpenoid). Often used as in home remedies, herbal medicines, and alternative cures. Efficiency absorption rate of beta-carotene is approximately 15 percent. Beta-carotene is a common …

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Astragalus

Astragalus

Astragalus is a medical herb that is native to China. It has been used as a home remedy for hundreds of years in traditional medicine in China. Astragalus is a natural remedy that is also known as bei qi, hwanggi, ogi, milkvetch, and huang qi. It is in a large genus that includes approximately three …

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Asian Ginseng

Asian ginseng

Asian Ginseng is a native herb in eastern countries such as Korea and China. Common names of the herb include: Chinese ginseng, Asiatic ginseng, and Korean ginseng. It has been used as a home remedy in alternative medicine for ages and ages. Its medicinal use has been recorded for hundreds and hundreds of years for …

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