Bach Flower Remedies

Flower Essences and Remedies
 
There have been many claims about the effectiveness of ‘Flower Remedies’ (amongst others). But what exactly are they, how did they come into existence, and how useful are they? Read on to understand some of the background to the Flower Remedies, and the healing opportunities afforded by them….

Wormwood Toxicity Info

Artemisia absinthum
 
Other Common Names: Absinth Sagewort, Absinth Wormwood, Absinthe, Ajenjo, Ajenjo Oficial, Common Wormwood, Feuilles Ameres, Niga-Yomogi, Old Woman, Oldman, Pelin, Wormswood, Artemisia absinthum

Range: Britain, Europe, North Africa, and western Asia. Now also in N. Amercia.

Habitat: Waste land, rocks and screes. Plants are longer lived, more hardy and more aromatic when they are grown in a poor dry soil.

Believers find healing powers in biblical anointing oils

by Fiona Soltes – The Tennessean

Six years ago, when David Stewart’s 85-year-old mother-in-law was diagnosed with cancer and given six months to live, the family chose an interesting path. They took her off her medicine, switched to natural supplements and herbal teas, and anointed her regularly with oil. She lived four more years.

Intrigued by the biblical principle of James 5:14-15 (“Is any one of you sick? He should call the elders of the church to pray over him and anoint him with oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well.”), Stewart and his wife discovered that the scriptural oils were still available today � and the healing was every bit as powerful. Frankincense, myrrh, rose of Sharon, spikenard and other essential oils can offer more than fragrant aromas, Stewart and others contend.

Cinnamon Great for Type 2 Diabetes

by www.medicalnewstoday.com

The aromatic bark can lower blood sugar, triglycerides and cholesterol levels, as well as improve insulin functioning, particularly in Type 2 diabetics, researchers have found. Richard Anderson, lead scientist at the Human Nutrition Research Center in Beltsville, Md. (USA), calls its medicinal properties the most significant nutritional discovery in 25 years.