Dandelion-the weed that keeps on giving

Dandelion is the weed that keeps on giving even though people want to get rid of it. Before you attempt to eradicate it you should know this herb has power in helping the body to heal. Because it’s everywhere it can be easily harvested but be sure to avoid any areas where dandelion has been…



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The Power of Bach Flower Remedies

If you’re feeling emotionally stressed, taking the Bach flower remedies is a quick and simple way to soothe frazzled nerves. The Bach flower remedies often work quickly and over time depending on the remedy being taken and what it is used for. The most popular remedy is Rescue Remedy, which helps people calm down and…



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Natural Alternatives to Artificial Sweetener Found to Cause Tumors in Mice

  A new study has shown that the artificial sweetener sucralose causes carcinogenic effects in rats. But natural alternatives like the herb stevia can help people avoid health concerns. The independent Italian study, printed in the International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health, showed that mice which were fed mass amounts of sucralose from gestation…



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Icelandic Herbs Provides Information on Cold Weather Herbs – Review

  Icelandic Herbs and Their Medicinal Uses is a gorgeous book with beautiful full colour photos of more than 85 herbs native to Iceland yet also familiar in North America. These include herbs like dandelion, valerian, sweet cicely, stinging nettle, Greater Plantain, Greater Burnet, Lady’s Mantle, caraway and many others. Herbalist Ana Rose Robertsdottir provides…



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How to Cleanse with Herbs-Herbal Collective March’16

Spring is the time to prepare for new growth and get everything fresh and clean. Animals prepare by eating fresh new shoots to cleanse their bodies from winter. Humans can do the same by using herbs and natural remedies to cleanse their bodies to prepare for spring. Certain herbs like dandelion, burdock, milk thistle and…



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The Girl’s Guide to Vitamins at Every Age

The plethora of vitamins on the market reads like the alphabet- literally from A- Zinc. Do we, as women need to guzzle 50 a day to be healthy? How do we make heads or tails from what the media tell us?  And at what age do we need certain vitamins? Here’s your guide to vitamins…



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Herbal Collective Website Gets a Sleek, New Look

The newly redesigned Herbal Collective website is now live after many months of planning. The site is designed to have a fresh, clean look and make it easy for readers to navigate. It is also now mobile friendly so it can be viewed on any device such as a smart phone, ipad or tablet. Having…



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Hear About Herbs on Radio Show

Want to hear about how herbs can provide you with a better way of life? Now you can when Herbal Collective publisher Marilyn Zink takes to the airways on the radio show Living for the Health of it broadcast through CHLY 101.7 fm. The show runs Tuesdays from 2-4 p.m. and can also be accessed…



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Natural Remedies for Uterine Fibroids

Despite a long standing faith in the power of allopathic medication and other conventional forms of treatment, more and more people are now opting for natural forms of remedy. Natural remedies for uterine fibroids are an alternative form of treatment that is both safe and reliable. Uterine fibroids, also known as fibroid tumors, leiomyomas, or…



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Cleanse for Better health – Herbal Collective AprilMay’15

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