About Free Radicals

By Jon Barron What is a Free Radical? A free radical is an especially reactive atom or group of atoms that has one or more unpaired electrons. If you remember your high school chemistry, you will remember that electrons come in pairs. When one electron is lost from that pair, it makes the atom “highly […]

The organics of prescribed drugs vs. supplements

Blood testing can be done to measure magnesium levels but are likely to be imprecise at best in terms of measuring your need. You see a blood test just shows how much is in your blood but not in the tissues where it is needed. Additionally, it is thought that drugs processed through the liver may elevate amounts of magnesium in the blood as the body dumps stores in order to detox from the very effects of the drug.

The organic benefits of the herb Barberry Root and it’s special properties

By Jon Barron There are many natural foods that help with digestion and colon cleansing, but few are like Barberry root. It can aid in the secretion of bile to support liver health, act as a mild purgative to disinfect and cleanse the colon, and help regulate the digestive processes all in one swoop. It […]

Organic Greens of Distinction

Written by Chris Hawkins When I go to our local Chinese Buffet, I have enjoyed a simple side dish of bok choy each time I go. I decided to try and make it at home and it turned out delicious! i’ve grown Oriental greens for years but have usually only used these greens in a […]

Good, Organic Break-Fast Ideas

Breakfast in the U.S. can be pretty standard, but how healthy is it?

Norovirus Illness – The Organic Facts

In 2011 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published a clinical practice guideline addressing strategies for the prevention and control of norovirus gastroenteritis outbreaks in health-care settings

The organic benefits of healthy teeth today and gum disease

Your mouth is a window to your health of your body.

The organic benefits of Vitamin E

Vitamin E has many biological functions, the antioxidant function being the most important and best known in science circles

The organic diuretic effects of the herb Stinging Nettle

Root preparations of nettles are safe to use. No interactions are known to occur with food or drugs.

The organic benefits of Allergen Immunotherapy (IT)

Up to 25% of the population in the industrial world suffers from allergies, and the number is rising. Today we are going to give you some of the basics regarding Allergen Immunotherapy (IT). You may have undiagnosed allergies that could be responsible for some health issues. Learning about Allergen Immunotherapy today could help your overall […]

The organic benefits of a low sodium diet

Most health care practitioners that we have ever talked with about high blood pressure recommend a common target of eating less than 2,000 milligrams of sodium each 24 hour period.

Healthy Trigylcerides: The organic benefits & why do they matter

Triglycerides are a very important measure of your health. Here is why triglycerides matter- and what steps you can take if your triglycerides are too high. If you have been keeping an eye on your high blood pressure and cholesterol levels, there is something else that you need to monitor: your triglyceride level. If you […]