Sunday, June 26, 2022

Lyme Disease (Ld; Lyme Arthritis)

source : pixabay GENERAL INFORMATION DESCRIPTION Lyme disease is an inflammatory disorder characterized by a skin rash, followed in weeks to months by symptoms in the central...

Cancer? You Have A Choice And A Chance!

source : pixabay "One of the biggest tragedies of human civilization is the precedence of chemical therapy over nutrition. It's the substitution of artificial therapy...

White Pine

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Pinus strobus, P. alba Parts used for medicinal purposes: Inner bark Chemicals this herb contains: Coniferin Coniferyl alcohol ...

Willow

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Salix nigra Parts used for medicinal purposes: Bark Chemicals this herb contains: Salicin Salinigrin Tannins KNOWN EFFECTS Causes protein...

Wintergreen

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Gaultheria procumbens Parts used for medicinal purposes: Leaves Roots Stems Chemicals this herb contains: Methyl salicylate Monotropitoside KNOWN EFFECTS ...

Witch Hazel

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Hamamelis virginiana Parts used for medicinal purposes: Bark Leaves Twigs Chemicals this herb contains: Bitters Calcium oxalate Gallic...

Woodruff

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Asperula odorata, Galium odoratum Parts used for medicinal purposes: Entire plant Chemicals this herb contains: Asperuloside Bitters Coumarin ...

Wormseed

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Chenopodium ambrosioides Parts used for medicinal purposes: Roots Berries/fruits Chemicals this herb contains: Ascaridol Calcium Cymene d-camphor l-limonene ...

Wormwood

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Artemisia absinthium Parts used for medicinal purposes: Berries/fruits Leaves Chemicals this herb contains: Absinthol Thujone Volatile oils KNOWN EFFECTS ...

Yarrow

BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Achillea millefolium Parts used for medicinal purposes: Berries/fruits Leaves Chemicals this herb contains: Achilleic acid Achilleine Bitters Caledivain Tannins Volatile...

Yellow Cedar

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Thuja occidentalis Parts used for medicinal purposes: Leaves Chemicals this herb contains: Fenchone Pinipirin Tannins Thujetic acid Thujone ...

Yellow Dock

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Rumex crispus Parts used for medicinal purposes: Leaves Roots Chemical this herb contains: Potassium oxalate KNOWN...

Yellow Lady’s Slipper

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Cypripedium pubescens Parts used for medicinal purposes: Roots Chemicals this herb contains: Resin Tannins Volatile acid Volatile oils KNOWN...

Yerba Mate

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Ilex paraguariensis St. Hill Parts used for medicinal purposes: Leaves Chemical this herb contains: Caffeine KNOWN EFFECTS Stimulates central...

Yerba Santa

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Eriodictyon californicum Parts used for medicinal purposes: Leaves Chemicals this herb contains: Formic acid Pentatriacontane eriodicytyol Resin Tannic...

Yohimbe

source : pixabay BASIC INFORMATION Biological name (genus and species): Corynanthe yohimbe Parts used for medicinal purposes: Bark Chemical this herb contains: Yohimbine, also called quebrachine, aphrodine...

Vitamin A Deficiency

source : pixabay General Information DEFINITION - Insufficient intake or absorption of vitamin A, a fat-soluble vitamin. This deficiency is rare in the U.S. and is usually...

Vitamin B Deficiencies

source : pixabay General Information DEFINITION - Diseases caused by inadequate or absent B vitamins: B-1 (thiamine); B-2, (riboflavin); niacin; B-6 (pyridoxine); B-12 (cyanocobalamin). Vitamins are organic...

Vitamin C Deficiency

source : pixabay General Information DEFINITION - Illness caused by an inadequate intake of vitamin C. Vitamin C is essential for the body to manufacture collagen, connective...

Vitamin D Deficiency

source : pixabay General Information DEFINITION - Insufficient intake or absorption of vitamin D, coupled with too little exposure to sunlight. This deficiency causes rickets in children...

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