Garlic is a plant which belongs to the Allium family and grows as a bulb underground. Traditionally garlic was used as medicine due to its numerous health benefiting properties. Garlic can be used to help with several conditions which include atherosclerosis, high cholesterol, coronary heart disease, hypertension, the common cold and infections. Moreover, it has been used to help regulate blood sugar levels and cleanse the body of toxins.
Ginkgo Biloba, commonly known as gingko, is one of the oldest recorded living tree species. It may be used as a homeopathic remedy to treat dementia, memory loss, poor memory, Alzheimer’s disease, poor concentration, dyslexia, and people with poor concentration and who are absent minded. It may also improve oxygen supply to brain cells and reduce depression moods. Ginkgo Biloba may also help with altitude sickness, cerebral vascular insufficiency, tinnitus (ringing of ears), dizziness/vertigo, intermittent claudication, macular degeneration/glaucoma, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), SSRI-induced sexual dysfunction, and as a vasodilator.
Siberian Pine Nut Oil, also known as Siberian Cedar Nut Oil, is considered to be one of the most healing organic products available and is beneficial to people of all ages. It is made of pine kernels, grown on cedar trees in the Siberian taiga forest. Siberian Pine Nut Oil is rich in vitamin E (a valuable antioxidant), amino acids, as well as omega 3 and 6 fatty acids. It also contains more than 35 vitamins and minerals, which include vitamin F, vitamin A, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, vitamin B3, carotenoids, magnesium, iodine, iron, phosphorus, and copper. Siberian Pine Nut Oil may be used to suppress appetite to help lose weight, boost immune system function, reduce inflammation, help with blood lipid levels, lower cholesterol levels, reduce digestive inflammation, lower blood sugar levels, decrease blood pressure, boost energy, help with the appearance of skin, regulate metabolism, promote lactation in nursing mothers, help with genital system functioning, promote the growth of healthy bacteria, and treat various gastrointestinal diseases such as stomach ulcers, Helicobacter pylori infections, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), aerocolia, proctocolitis, and heartburn.
Turmeric is a yellow root that belongs to the ginger family and is commonly used as a spice in many dishes around the world. It is rich in nutrients such as beta-carotene, vitamin C, calcium, niacin, potassium, and zinc as well as a great source of curcumin. Turmeric is a major part of Ayurveda and traditional Chinese medicine and has been used to help with easing joint pain, protecting the heart, improving one’s mood, improving cognitive function, preventing cancer, helping with digestive problems, relieving headaches, reducing inflammation and help with arthritis pain, easing menstrual pain, and boosting the immune system.
Ignatia is a homeopathic remedy that is derived from the St Ignatius bean. It belongs to the family Loganaceae, which also produces the remedies Nux vomica, Gelsemium and Spigelia. Ignatia may be used to help with conditions brought on by emotional upset such as grief, shock, fear, anger, depression, embarrassment, or ridicule. This remedy is often recommended for people who are suffering from a romantic disappointment or the loss of a spouse, relative, friend, or pet as it helps the person bear the grief and suffering common to emotional upset. Additionally, ignatia may be used to help with for exhaustion, hypersensitivity of the senses, migraines, irregular menses, spasmodic pain, gastrointestinal inflammation and colic, hemorrhoids, rectal prolapse, accumulation of gas and belching, and acid reflux.
This herb is derived from the bark of an African evergreen tree and contains an active alkaloid called yohimbine. It is most widely known for its potential use in the treatment of erectile dysfunction. This is due to the herb's ability to cause dilation of smooth muscles, which leads to vasodilation and increased blood perfusion. However, it is important to note that Yohimbe has multiple effects in the body, and while it may act to dilate vessels in some areas, it can cause vasoconstriction in others. There is some evidence to suggest that Yohimbe also has antidepressant effects. Yohimbe should not be combined with tri-cyclic antidepressants, but it has been shown to improve the antidepressant effect of SSRI antidepressants.
Phosphatidylcholine are a class of phospholipids and a major component of biological membranes. Phosphatidylcholine may be used to support liver health, protect liver cells from toxin damage, and help with liver diseases including alcoholic hepatic steatosis, drug-induced liver damage, and hepatitis. Moreover, it may also be used to reduce fat accumulation in the liver and hepatic inflammation.
Phosphatidyl choline may also be used to promote brain health and support memory and concentration.
Lycopodium clavatum, commonly called club moss, is a perennial evergreen plant that is native to Great Britain, Northern Europe, and North America. As a homeopathic remedy, it may help treat bloating, gas, flatulence, belching, and digestive problems. It may also help manage gallstones, gallstone pain/colic, liver issues, urinary tract problems, and earaches.
Cumin seed is a spice that comes from the Cuminum cyminum plant, which is related to the parsley family. It has long been used in herbal medicine due to its many health benefits, which include help with digestion, bloating, coughs, pain, and liver health. Moreover, it may be used to lower blood pressure, boost immune system function, fight infections, aid with weight loss, maintain healthy skin, reduce cholesterol, lower blood sugar levels, help with inflammation, help with insomnia, and reduce stress and anxiety.
French maritime pine trees grow along the coast of southwest France. This bark extract may be used to help with diabetes through lowering glucose levels as well as help with problems of the heart and blood vessels. It may also be used to improve erectile dysfunction, reduce inflammation, increase athletic performance, boost brain function, and reduce symptoms of jet lag.