Map of America's Best Medicine Plants

Map of America’s Best Medicinal Plants

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In the early 1900s the United States pharmaceutical industry was wildly different than that of today. The 1930s signified a turning point in the industry, as chemists began to synthesize drugs, like aspirin, more routinely. Before the pharmaceutical industry came into total domination of our medicine cabinets, the Americans still relied upon wild herbal plants […]

Benefits of Raw Maca Powder

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Maca, or Peruvian ginseng, is called so due to its affects being similar to traditional ginseng. Being native to the Andes of Peru and Bolivia, the plant thrives in the harsh conditions of the mountains. Maca is, in fact, so revered for its medicinal qualities that it is considered to be a national treasure, and […]

Prevent and Heal Cold Sores with Natural Remedies

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Caused by the herpes simplex-1 virus (HSV1), cold sores are small, often painful, fluid-filled blisters that appear on the lips, mouth, or facial areas. Not only are cold sores an eyesore (pun intended), they are also itchy, painful, and extra stressful on the body’s immune system. If you are a sufferer of the dreaded cold […]