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Natural Remedies

How To Treat Poison Ivy, Naturally

Posted 04.08.2014 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Jennifer Nelson: The easiest way to ruin your day in the outdoors is to meet up with a thatch of poison ivy or poison ...

4 Natural Remedies For Whatever Ails You

Posted 03.21.2014 | OWN

By Leslie Goldman When mini emergencies arise, like a minor burn from a hot stove or a pounding headache, antibiotic creams and ibuprofen are o...

Fight Back Against Dandruff With Home Remedies

Kristen Colòn | Posted 03.05.2014 | Style
Kristen Colòn

Drugstore products can also be expensive to pay for over and over again, for a problem that never really goes away. Instead, there are a few home remedies that can be used to help reduce the symptoms of the condition.

Addressing the ADD/ADHD 'Epidemic'

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Isaac Eliaz, MD, MS, LAc, integrative medicine pioneer The holiday season brings a buzz of excitement and activity, but for those ...

5 Ways To Fight Congestion

Posted 09.03.2013 | Healthy Living

By Jennifer Warner Medically reviewed by Farrokh Sohrabi, M.D. Stuffy nose making it hard to breathe? While many products may claim to ease cong...

Treating Insomnia Without A Pill

Posted 11.12.2012 | Healthy Living

By Sally Wadyka for YouBeauty.com Trouble sleeping through the night can sometimes drive you to the use of intense sleeping aids. Over-the-counter ...

We Tested 9 Unusual Ways To Get Rid Of Ants

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.19.2012 | HuffPost Home

Find out what worked and what just made a mess.

The Urbanite's Guide To Beating Insomnia

Maura Henninger, N.D. | Posted 11.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Maura Henninger, N.D.

Reestablishing sleep patterns without the use of pharmaceuticals is not only possible but also preferable when you think about the drawbacks of sustained sleeping pill use. It requires a delicate and highly personalized approach including nutrition, botanicals and lifestyle changes.

Lemons, Vacuums And 7 Other Ways To Get Rid Of Moths

Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Though we're sure they have their reasons for existing, we consider moths to be the 'black sheep' cousin of butterflies. They have those dull wings, t...

Top 5 Reasons Women Seek Holistic Remedies

Dr. Sharon Ufberg | Posted 07.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Sharon Ufberg

Apparently, there are a lot of tired women wondering how to feel renewed and re-energized. Here is nutritional therapist and herbalist China Rose Reid's list of the top five complaints that she hears from women, along with some of her suggestions.

Helpful Mexican Hangover Cures

Off Track Planet | Posted 05.18.2012 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Way more than a quick fix, these local colors will make the morning after a toast to doing it all over again.

11 Integrative Medicine Breakthroughs Of 2011

Posted 12.27.2011 | Healthy Living

It's been a year of big breakthroughs in integrative medicine, the approach that combines Western or allopathic medicine with complementary practices....

East Indian Cuisine Could Save Your Life

Carolyn Anderson | Posted 02.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Anderson

As I was researching the literature on cancer prevention and treatment, there was one statistic that struck me as really interesting. East Indians are much less likely to develop cancer. In fact, the numbers are staggering.

Gin & Golden Raisins And Other Whacky Home Remedies

Posted 09.20.2011 | Healthy Living

Have mustard, raisins and a bottle of gin in your kitchen cabinet? You may have a first-aid kit without even knowing it. "You'd be amazed how many...

8 Foods To Soothe Allergy Symptoms

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 07.16.2011 | Healthy Living

With parts of the country slogging through what many experts are calling the worst allergy season ever -- yes, ever -- these past few weeks have just ...

Which Natural Cures Really Work

Health.com | Liz Welch | Posted 06.28.2011 | Home

Will placing a tea bag on a cold sore make it disappear? Can you ease hot flashes with herbs? And does putting yogurt on your nether parts have a ...

12 Natural Remedies For Incontinence

Health.com | Alicia Capetillo and Ashlee Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Few people want to talk about incontinence, but according to the National Association for Continence, nearly 25 million Americans struggle with blad...

Veterinary Medicine And Mother Nature

Dr. Richard Palmquist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dr. Richard Palmquist

Scientists are pretty smart, but give them a bucket of carbon, oxygen, hydrogen, sulfur, iron, nitrogen and see how many tomatoes they can make from scratch. Nature is smarter.

Tame Your Allergy and Breathe Easy, Naturally

Dr. Maoshing Ni | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Maoshing Ni

Itchy, watery eyes, running nose, an aching head, and sinus congestion. Sound familiar? You may be among the 37 million people in the United States who suffer from allergic rhinitis or sinusitis.

Fitness for Mind, Body, Spirit

Stacey Nemour | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stacey Nemour

During times of stress, it is easy to go into fight or flight mode. One gets tense, which changes body chemistry and negatively affects the cells of the body.

6 Natural Remedies That Really Work

msn.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

"Practically all of the most widely used drugs have an herbal origin," Ulbricht says. "The number one OTC medication, aspirin, is a synthetic version ...

Med, Nursing Schools Teaching Alternative Remedies

AP | MARILYNN MARCHIONE | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

EDITOR'S NOTE: Ten years and $2.5 billion in research have found no cures from alternative medicine. Yet these mostly unproven treatments are now main...

Africa's Herbal Answer To Viagra

GlobalPost | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SAN ANTONIO, Principe �" Viagra is not needed on this island. For erectile dysfunction, herbal healers prescribe a bit of bark to heat until soft, c...