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Zinc

Zinc

Zinc is a chemical element, essential trace element, and nutrient that human beings require in very small amounts to maintain good health. Zinc can be found in the cells of human bodies and in zinc ore that is minable in places like Asia, Australia, and the U.S. Zinc is often times used as a natural …

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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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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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Red yeast rice

Red Yeast Rice

Red yeast rice is a type of rice that has been fermented with a mold called Monacus purpureus yeast to yield reddish colored rice. Red yeast rice has sometimes been used as a home remedy, natural medicine, naturopathic homeopathic health product, alternative medicine, and herbal dietary supplement due to their possible health benefits. Other names …

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Pomegranate

Pomegranate

Pomegranate is a shrub, herb, or small tree that is native to Iran. Due to its potential health benefits, pomegranate is often used to produce various natural medicines, home remedies, herbal dietary supplements, homeopathic medicine, naturopathic remedies, and alternative medicines. Pomegranates are often used in culinary to make various dishes like a Persian soup called …

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Oral probiotics

Oral Probiotics

Oral probiotics are bacteria that are considered beneficial and roughly equivalent to the type of friendly bacteria found in the human body. Bifidobacteria and lactic acid bacteria are the types of microbes most commonly found in probiotics. Other types of “friendly bacteria” that may be found in oral probiotics are bacilli and yeast. Some foods …

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Niacin & niacinamide (Vitamin B3)

Niacin and niacinamide (Vitamin B3)

Niacin and niacinamide are organic compounds that are forms of Vitamin B3. Many different types of foods naturally contain Vitamin B3 such as fish, meat, yeast, and grains. It has been used for decades as natural medicine, home remedy, homeopathic medicine, naturopathic remedy, and alternative medicine to increase HDL levels in the blood. Raising HDL …

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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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Horse Chestnut

Horse Chestnut

Horse Chestnut is a plant; its tree is a deciduous tree that is native to the Balkan Mountains in the southeastern regions of Europe as well as Albania, Greece, Serbia, Bulgaria, and the Republic of Macedonia. People often use its seed, flower, leaves, and bark, to produce a wide range of holistic homeopathic medicines, herbal …

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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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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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Ginger

Ginger

Ginger is an herb and tropical plant that is the rhizome of Zingibar officinale in the genus Zingiberaceae and family Zingiberaceae. Ginger is native to East Africa, South Asia, the Caribbean, and other parts of the world. Ginger is said to be a type of Asian medicine that may have a multitude of health benefits …

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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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Clove (Oil of Clove)

Clove

Clove is type of flower bud found on trees within the Myrtaceae family. These herbs that are native to the Maluku islands (Indonesia) are sometimes used to produce home remedies, natural medicines, holistic products, and homeopathic dietary supplements. They are also used to spice up various foods, particularly Indonesian, Pakistani, Indian, and Sri Lankan cuisines. …

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Chamomile (camomile)

Chamomile

Chamomile or camomile is a type of plant or herb that is in the family Asteraceae. Chamomile is sometimes used to produce health products, particularly in alternative medicine, herbal cures, homeopathic remedies, naturopathic products, natural remedies, home remedies, and other vitamin or herbal based supplements.  Other names for Chamomile include: German chamomile, Matricaria recutita, and …

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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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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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Blessed Thistle

Blessed thistle

Blessed thistle is a type of herb or plant that was once the sole species of the genus Cnicus, but is now classified as Centaurea benedicta. Blessed thistle has been used as a dietary / herbal supplement, home remedy, alternative medicine, and natural cure for a number of different diseases. Historically, Blessed thistle was used …

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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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Bilberry

Bilberry

Bilberry is a type of fruit that is sometimes used in various types of home remedies, alternative medicines, herb supplements, vitamin mixes, organic products, and herbal cures. It is also known as the European blueberry, huckleberry, myrtle blueberry, windberry, wimberry, winberry, hurts, whinberry, blueberry, fraughan, black-hearts and whortleberry. Its name in Latin is Vaccinium myrtillus …

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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

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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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Bacillus coagulans

Bacillus coagulans

Unlike the most of this data base, Bacillus coagulans is actually a type of bacteria. Contrary to common belief, not all bacteria are bad. Bacillus coagulans is a type of probiotic. Probiotics are considered a beneficial type of bacteria. This lactic acid-forming bacterial species is often used as a home remedy. It is considered to …

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