Tag Archive: infertility

Wild yam

Wild Yam

Wild yam is a plant and herb that is a species of a twining tuberous vine Dioscorea villosa. Wild yams are native to North America and are most commonly known for having a chemical called diosgenin. Diosgenin is used to make various forms of steroids in labs such as dehyroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and estrogen. Due to …

Continue reading »

Thunder god vine (Tripterygium wilfordii)

Thunder god vine

Thunder god vine (Tripterygium wilfordii) is a kind of herb and perennial vine that is native to Japan, China, and Korea. Historically, thunder god vine has been used for hundreds of years as a natural medicine, home remedy, naturopathic medicine, homeopathic remedy, herbal cure, and holistic medicine for treating chills, carbuncle, edema, and fever all …

Continue reading »

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 …

Continue reading »

Saw palmetto

Saw Palmetto (extract)

Saw palmetto is a kind of herb and plant that is native to the eastern parts of the United States. Saw palmetto extract is sometimes used as a natural medicine, home remedy, naturopathic medicine, homeopathic medicine, herbal dietary supplement, and alternative medicine for its potential health benefits most commonly for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH). Other …

Continue reading »

Pyridoxine (vitamin B6)

Pyridoxine

Pyridoxine (vitamin B6) is a type of vitamin that can be found in a variety of different foods such as eggs, beans, meat, and cereals. Pyridoxine (vitamin B6) has health benefits and is often used as a home remedy, natural medicine, homeopathic medicine, alternative medicine, naturopathic medicine, and vitamin dietary supplement as a result. Pyridoxine …

Continue reading »

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 …

Continue reading »

Lycopene

Lycopene

Lycopene is a natural chemical and carotene pigment that is commonly found in fruits and vegetables that are red. Lycopene can be found in tomatoes, apricots, watermelons, pink grapefruits, and other red fruits and vegetables. Its strong red color are said to be useful as a food coloring. Lycopene’s red color also gives it antioxidant …

Continue reading »

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 …

Continue reading »

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, …

Continue reading »

Iron (supplements)

Iron (vitamin dietary supplement)

Iron is a mineral and what of the most common metals found on Earth. It is a vital part of most life and the enzymes and proteins necessary for humans to maintain their health. Iron as a dietary supplement has a wide range of health benefits and is therefore often used as a home remedy, …

Continue reading »

Feverfew

Feverfew

Feverfew is a type of plant or medicinal herb that is native to Eurasia. Feverfew is often times used as a natural remedy, alternative medicine, home remedy, homeopathic health product, naturopathic medicine, and herbal dietary supplement to treat a variety of different medical conditions. Other names for feverfew include: bachelor’s buttons, featherfew, Tanacetum parthenium, and …

Continue reading »

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 …

Continue reading »

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 …

Continue reading »