Tag Archive: IBS

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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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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Peppermint (peppermint oil)

Peppermint (peppermint oil)

Peppermint (peppermint oil) is a type of hybrid mint plant similar to spearmint and watermint. Peppermint is native to Europe but has spread throughout the world. Peppermint is often used as a home remedy, herbal dietary supplement, natural medicine, and homeopathic medicine due to its health benefits. Other names for peppermint include: Bo He, Chinese …

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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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