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Artemisinin Sweet Wormwood: Herbs that Heal

Ever since the first medicine man or local shaman discovered that certain plants could ail maladies, there has been a massive interest all through history in identifying and using plants with medicinal properties. At the turn of the 21st century, as new diseases emerge and lay waste to millions of people across the world, the Read more about Artemisinin Sweet Wormwood: Herbs that Heal[…]

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How to Get the Most From Your dietary supplements

About 114 million Americans take dietary supplements on a regular basis — spending an estimated $25 billion a year on these natural products in the hopes of improving their health. While a healthy lifestyle, not supplements, should be at the “core” of your health care regimen, supplements can help to fill in gaps due to your diet, Read more about How to Get the Most From Your dietary supplements[…]