Astragalus is a traditional Chinese medicinal herb that has been around for over 4,000 years.
Garlic: Garlic is a very healthy herb. It has shown to significantly reduce the amount of fatty deposits in the arteries by up to 50%. It also helps to stop clots from forming. Garlic can easily be added to dishes to make them more tasty. If you have a problem with garlic breath, you may want to use a supplement.
The rising popularity of herbal supplements has created a new fad if not a new health lifestyle. But before you join the bandwagon, here are some things you need to know about this mean, green dietary supplementing machine.
- What is the difference between a drug and a dietary supplement?
In 1990 I decided not to use the commercially made shampoos after reading Aubrey Hamptons book, Natural Organic Hair and Skin Care. In this book Aubrey tells you how to read the label on any product that you put on your skin or hair.
Manufacturers are constantly using toxic chemicals in their skin and hair products and disregard their toxic effects on your body. This is easily seen in the list of chemicals that they use. Here are a few of these chemicals found in many product labels:
The three factors that damage herbs in storage are air, light, and heat. If you properly control these three factors, your dried herbs can last just about indefinitely!
Avoiding damage caused by air: