Thursday, November 15, 2018 by: Mary Miller Tags: canine mange, canine scabies, Demodectic mange, demodicosis, dog health, dog mange, goodhealth, honey, Lemon juice, mange, natural remedies, neem, pet health, red mange, remedies for mange, Sarcoptes Scabiei, sarcoptic mange, witch hazel (Natural News) Imagine a “mangy dog.” The words may conjure images of flea-bitten and disease-ridden canines with filthy, disheveled coats of fur. These dogs may look like they haven’t had a good bath in months. They may look sickly and unhealthy, and in fact, they most probably are. Mange is a common skin problem for dogs. It also affects cats, birds and other animals. Fortunately, there are many inexpensive, natural remedies out there that can help eliminate dog mange. Knowing what type of mange your dog has is helpful in knowing how to best treat it. Mange is caused by parasites and typically comes in two forms. Sarcoptic mange is also known as … [Read more...] about Natural remedies for dog mange
Coconut oil for hair regrowth
Saturday, October 06, 2018 by: Michelle Simmons Tags: Geranium sibiricum, goodhealth, goodmedicine, hair, hair growth, hair health, hair loss, hair loss remedies, healthy scalp, Herbs, natural cures, natural remedies, Natural Treatments, remedies, research, scalp, Siberian geranium (Natural News) Looking for an herbal remedy for hair loss? Try the herb called Siberian geranium, scientifically known as Geranium sibiricum. A study published in the journal BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine confirmed the hair growth-promoting effect of the extract of Siberian geranium. For the study, researchers at Chung-Ang University in Korea and the University of Hawaii in the U.S. looked at the effects of the Siberian geranium extract on hair growth. Based on their findings, they found that corilagin and gallic acid are the most active compounds in the Siberian geranium extract. These two compounds were found to contribute to the promotion of hair growth by reducing inflammation. … [Read more...] about Researchers find a natural remedy for hair loss – and you’ll never guess what it is
Hair loss can occur for many reasons like microbial infection, inflammatory conditions, ageing and chemotherapy just to name a few. Thankfully, it’s black seed oil to the rescue once again. The few studies that have been done in this area have produced outstanding results when testing the effects of the mighty black cumin seed for hair regrowth. The first study was on twenty patients affected by Telogen effluvium (TE) in a double-blind, placebo-controlled and randomized study. What is Hair Growth? In addition, “The homeostasis of the epidermis and hair follicle is primarily regulated by the cellular interaction between keratinocytes and melanocytes” In 2013 sufferers of Telogen effluvium received some hope in the form of a published paper, ‘Evaluation of a Therapeutic Alternative for Telogen Effluvium: A Pilot Study’ in which 70% of the 20 participants in a placebo study achieved significant hair growth results using a mere 0.5% strength Nigella sativa … [Read more...] about Can Black Cumin Seed Oil Help Hair Growth?
Health Health Essential OilsThis article, as well as others on alternative, natural ways to increase your health, is found in Newsweek's Special Edition: Nature's Remedies—Heal Your Body.While the use of essential oils might seem like a new and popular trend, people have been using them for thousands of years to achieve full body and mind wellness. The ancient Egyptians were some of the first to extract oils from different plants for aromatherapy and embalming, and the Greeks would later use these oils for healing, perfumication and offerings to the gods.Since then, users have advocated for their healing powers—using methods like aromatherapy, pills or topical applications of the oils to supplement professional medical care.Tea TreeDiscovered by the indigenous Bundjalung people of eastern Australia, tea tree oil has been used for hundreds of years for healing. The leaves were used to treat skin wounds and bites. Now used as an alternative to acne medication, some … [Read more...] about Which Essential Oils Combat Common Medical Problems?