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    Castor Oil

    The ancient Egyptians introduced the effects of castor oil to the world, most notably Imhotep.  Castor oil was used to treat wounds, correct pH of the skin, and even to alleviate stomach ailments such as constipation and even diarrhea.  It was used in cosmetics also...
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    11 Responses Dec 2, 2009

    I Always Keep These In My Home

    Apple Cider Vinegar - it's a must.  it fixes just about everything.  Organic Honey - nothing heals quicker, not even Neosporin. Castor Oil - it kills 99 percent of parasites living on the surface of the body or the inner body. Milk Thistle/Dandelion - great cleanser...
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    Nov 23, 2009

    Otc - Detox Kits

    People buy these products that promise to remove all toxins from their bodies.  Most times these products promise results in 3 - 7 days.  STUPID.  It takes years, even decades to build up most of the *ish we have brought on our bodies.  If you take a product...
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    3 Responses Dec 4, 2009

    Natural Testosteron

     Honey is a natural testosteron booster.
    DrRchrd DrRchrd
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Nov 6, 2009

    Oil Pulling, More In Depth

    Oil Pulling is simply using a pure or cleansing oil to help detoxify the body of impurities.  This was something used by the Native Americans. By swishing oil around in the mouth for 15-20 minutes, you "pull" infections, viruses, bacteria (harmful only), and...
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    2 Responses Dec 2, 2009

    It's Better.

    We all see those pharmeceutical commericals.  The list of side effects almost make it worth it to just keep suffering from whatever is ailing you in the first place. I suffer from anxiety, but I refuse to take drugs like Zoloft, Paxil, Effexor, Lexapro, etc. Anybody I've...
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 4, 2009

    I Personally Believe That We Could Do Better With Am

    I have never truly trusted mainstream medicine.  I am okay with it for dire circumstances.  But other than that, a lot of mainstream medicine seems very disturbing to me.  Considering they want to fix everything with drugs and surgery.  Plus drugs and surgery end up making...
    ratburn ratburn
    Jan 31, 2012


    My mom used to use honey on just about any scrape, bruise, cut, or burn i or my sister would get.  I dont see why anyone uses Neosporin when honey as cheaper and more effective.  Not to mention it doesnt leave scars. 
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    1 Response Jul 15, 2009

    And It Loves Me Back

    ok,think about it,folks.Do you really think standard western medicine has your best interests in mind?Do you think we can spend our way out of the current healthcare crisis?Are you ready to take responsibility for your yourself,your being,your best, most balanced state of...
    dubkebab dubkebab
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Nov 23, 2009

    Join With The Life Extension Foundation As It Stands Against McCain And The Drug Companies

    Scroll down for instructions on how to get involved. Taken from lef.org : Oppose the Dietary Supplement Safety Act of 2010 bill New Bill Seeks to Ban Consumer Access to Dietary Supplements   Senator John McCain has introduced a bill that if passed, will...
    conceptualclarity conceptualclarity
    51-55, M
    1 Response Feb 27, 2010

    Oil Pulling

    Every now and again, i use Oil Pulling to help in my detoxification treatments.  I like castor oil best because it kills everything on contact.  I haven't really tried olive oil, but i bought some this morning to try it out for the first time.  Traditionally i...
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    Nov 28, 2009

    Monsters Inside Me (from Discovery Network)

    Wow.  I just saw this show on television on Saturday, i think.  There was this one featured creature on it called, "Strongyloides".   This creature caused massive damage to this one guy's body.  Only about 10 percent of the people who are...
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    1 Response Nov 23, 2009

    The Zenni Method

    Hello I hope you will find it interesting:) it's what I do and how I help people. Maybe one day you will be with us - The Zenni Method therapists:). www.zennimethod.com www.zenni.pl /in dofferent languages/ If you have question simply write to me or connect with us through...
    catarina30 catarina30
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 23, 2013

    Apple Cider Vinegar

    I always keep ACV on hand in the house.  I use it for just about everything from conditioning my hair to brushing my teeth.  I love the way my glasses look after i wash them in ACV.  I clean around the house with it.  I wash my clothes with it, and you...
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    34 Responses Jul 15, 2009

    Tea Tree Oil Should Be In Everyone's Medicine Cabinet

    Tea Tree Essential Oil is the best thing since toast. It is good for everything and 1 drop goes far. It is antibacterial, antiviral, antifungal, antiseptic. Tea tree oil has 101 uses or more. It can be dispersed in water and used as a scalp/hair rinse, a douche, a mouthwash. It...
    qazrazl qazrazl
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Feb 16, 2009

    Corn Starch

    Nothing OTC works better, as far as facial masques goes.  It cost less than a buck fifty, and the results it gives you are worth so much more.  I add it to my bath every week to help pull out toxins.  It's like a vacuum for pores.  Corn Starch has this great...
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    2 Responses Dec 5, 2009

    Healthier to Be Holistic

    I first got interested in herbs at around 19 years old. I was having negative side effects from Birth Control Pills. In the early '80's, the estrogen content was still pretty high. I had 9 out of 10 side effects on the list: "How to tell if you should get off of OrthoEvra...
    qazrazl qazrazl
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Jan 2, 2009

    Natural Estrogens For Health

    Whole wheat, lentils, blackbeans, peas, soy, licorice, and various herbs such as fenugreek, fennel and many others are good sources of natural estrogens identical to mans. They block the cancer causing effects of estrogen like chemical pollutants found everywhere -  by...
    DrRchrd DrRchrd
    61-65, M
    Nov 24, 2009
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