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12 Amazing Health Benefits of Hemp Seeds & 6 Recipes

12 Amazing Health Benefits of Hemp Seeds & 6 recipes

If you aren’t enjoying hemp seeds as a regular part of your diet, you might want to give them a try. These tiny seed have a wonderful creamy, nutty taste and are extremely versatile. They can be enjoyed in cereals, granola, salad dressings, desserts and make a wonderful dairy free milk.

3 Foods That Look Like the Organ They Heal

3 Foods That Look Like the Organ They Heal

Nature, which makes nothing durable, always repeats itself so that nothing which it makes may be lost.”

–Oscar Wilde

5 Common Kitchen Foods to Reduce Inflammation Naturally

5 Common Kitchen Foods to Reduce Inflammation Naturally

Our kitchens may hold the keys to combatting inflammation in a safe, natural, and effective way.

It has been established that inflammation is an underlying contributing factor in multiple diseases that afflict Western society. Unfortunately, the Standard American Diet, as well as poor lifestyle choices such as inactivity, contribute to the wide-spread presence of inflammation in the population.

Cannabinoids for Autoimmune Disease

Cannabinoids for Autoimmune Disease

This unjustly demonized plant is about to change the scope of medicine and disease management as we know it.

Cumin Essential Oil Offers Relief for IBS in Clinical Study

Cumin Essential Oil Offers Relief for IBS in Clinical Study

Research from Tehran University of Medical Sciences has concluded that cumin extract can significantly reduce symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome – also referred to as IBS and sometimes referred as inflammatory bowel disease.

Up to 20% of Americans have been diagnosed with IBS at some point. Irritable bowel syndrome is an increasingly prevalent worldwide disorder, and there are no known drugs that will resolve the condition.

Curcumin Found To Outperform Pneumococcal Vaccines In Protecting Infants

Curcumin Found To Outperform Pneumococcal Vaccines In Protecting Infants

Originally published on PreventDisease.com

Ginger Found to Reduce Premenstrual Pain and Mood Symptoms

Ginger Found to Reduce Premenstrual Pain and Mood Symptoms

New research has confirmed other findings that ginger root (Zingiber officinale) can relieve premenstrual pain and associated symptoms, without some of the side effects associated with NSAIDs.

Medical doctors from the Tehran University of Medical Sciences in Iran studied 70 female students between 18 and 35 years old in a three-month long double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. The women had regular menstruation cycles and were not taking medications, but they each had at least five symptoms of PMS during their normal cycles.

Ginger Treats Osteoarthritis with Topical Application

Ginger Treats Osteoarthritis with Topical Application

Research from Australia's Edith Cowan University has confirmed an ancient treatment - that osteoarthritis pain and mobility is reduced with the application of ginger root topically.

The researchers recruited 20 adults between the ages of 35 and 90 years old – average age of 64 years old. All of the volunteers had been diagnosed with osteoarthritis. 85% of the patients had osteoarthritis of the knees and/or hips.

The researchers randomly divided the patients into two groups, and treated half of them with a ginger (Zingiber officinalis) compress, and half with a ginger transdermal patch – a patent-pending product from New Zealand.

New Research Confirms Ayurvedic Spice Good For Prostate

New Research Confirms Ayurvedic Spice Good For Prostate

Biomedical researchers from Italy's Chieti-Pescara University have confirmed what recent laboratory research has found: That the Ayurvedic herb turmeric (Curcuma longa) increases quality of life and reduces symptoms of non-cancerous enlarged prostate also known as benign prostatic hyperplasia.

The ancient Ayurvedic herbal remedy joins the list of several other nutraceuticals that have now been scientifically confirmed to reduce enlarged prostate.