Posts Tagged ‘herbs’

Herbal Remedies ARE Medicine

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Herbs are really great! They are naturally occurring substances, (mostly plants); they have been used for centuries; have no side effects and are certainly safe, right?

Naturally occurring? Yes, in most cases. Used for centuries? Yes, by numerous cultures as an integral part of their medicine and healing systems.

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What are the benefits and risks to taking ginseng and GBE ?

Friday, January 21st, 2011

Q: What are the benefits and risks to taking ginseng and GBE?
A: A medicine that comes from a natural source is still a medicine. Many herbal products are milder and safer than pharmaceutical industry drugs, but you are wise to be cautious. Personally, I think it is a good general philosophy to avoid taking any medication that you don’t need.

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