Tips for a Flu-Free Winter

Flu season and winter seem to go hand-in-hand for many parts of the world. While the relationship between cold weather and flu onset remains to be a highly debated topic within the scientific community, an article posted on the BBCwebsite infers that physiology might play a central role in people’s increased susceptibility to the infection…

Herbal Remedies To Treat Ear Infections

There are natural ways to relieve symptoms of ear infections. You need not resort to antibiotics, which may or may not be effective. There is data that suggest that mild ear infections (otherwise called acute otitis externa) usually go away on their own and do not improve with antibiotics. However, you can help speed up…

Want to Prevent Skin Cancer? Eat More Tomatoes

If you’re worried about skin cancer but you don’t want to slather yourself in toxic sunscreen before heading outdoors, you might have heard the advice that a proper diet full of antioxidants can naturally boost your skin’s sun protection. While this remains an effective approach, a new study shows there is one food in particular…

How Essential Oils Can Make Your Life Better

Scents can have a powerful influence on your well-being. Aromatherapy, which uses concentrated essences of various botanicals, allows you to harness the olfactory power of plants for healing on many levels. Essential oils carry biologically active volatile compounds in a highly concentrated form that can provide therapeutic benefits in very small amounts. Quality is of the…

GcMAF (Gc Macrophage Activating Factor)

[above image caption/credit: GcMAF (courtesy Google Images)] A fascinating story is developing concerning a protein called “GcMAF”.  This protein is naturally produced in your body and is claimed to be critical to maintaining your natural immunities against hundreds, perhaps thousands, of diseases (including cancer, inflammation and even autism). Although GcMAF has been studied and even prescribed by…