Herbs, Seeds & Spices
Although often regarded as a spiritual act, research shows burning herbs and plant resin is scientifically sound for eliminating bacteria in the air and administering medicinal properties. Smudging has been a tradition among various groups and cultures for centuries, and today is practiced in many homes.
Despite the fact that countless individuals have used cannabis oil to heal their afflictions, the U.S. Cancer Institute lists cannabis as a ‘cure’ for cancer on its website, and a multitude of veterans credit the herb with helping them ditch opioids and alleviate symptoms of PTSD, the marijuana plant remains classified as a Schedule 1 drug in the United States.
Within an hour after receiving the tincture of marijuana, the dying boy, who was overcome with anxiety over his impending death, “was chilled out, just relaxed.” His condition improved not just emotionally, but physically. Doctors had warned that his white blood cell count would remain nonexistent, but after just five days of taking cannabis they returned.
The marijuana plant contains chemicals that may help treat a range of illnesses and symptoms, many people argue that it should be legal for medical purposes. In fact, a growing number of states have legalized marijuana for medical use.
Many of Echinacea’s chemical constituents are, in fact, powerful immune system stimulators and can provide a significant therapeutic value. A few that you’re probably familiar with are essential oils, flavonoids, inulin, polysaccharides and vitamin C.
An important precedent is set as a New Jersey judge orders an insurance company to pay for a mans medical treatment.
The Canadian study published in the International Journal of Drug Policy, and comprised of 271 participants enrolled in Canada’s Marijuana for Medical Purposes program. The researchers wanted to discover whether marijuana can help alleviate substance addiction or not. “This study is the first to specify the classes of prescription drugs for which cannabis is used as a substitute, and to match this substitution to specific diagnostic categories,” the study findings stated.
Turmeric, with its unique flavor and rich yellow color, is known as “Indian gold” for its many healing properties. Science is only beginning to uncover the many ways in which this ancient home remedy serves as a natural medicine that can be picked up at virtually any grocery store for barely a fraction of the price of prescription drugs.
We’ve come a long way in the U.S. when it comes to re-normalizing the use of medicinal marijuana. Unfortunately, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is still trying to suppress it as best they can. In December, 2016, the agency announced cannabidiol (CBD) is being reclassified as a Schedule 1 controlled substance, putting it on par with LSD and heroin. This despite the fact that CBD has no psychoactive component, meaning it cannot render you “high.” This is truly tragic when you consider the many medical uses for CBD.
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Want a natural way to raise unlock your consciousness and broaden your awareness? Here is a handful of ancient herbs known to do just that.
The kidneys play a crucial role in filtering out waste products and toxins from the blood. Without this filtering process, harmful toxins would remain in the body and our health would quickly break down. Because of this, keeping the kidneys in top shape is crucial to overall well-being. Here how to do that.
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