Many of us, at one point or another have seen or have experienced what is commonly known in the Western part of the world as pinkeye or more appropriately, conjunctivitis. Conjunctivitis is an inflammation of the conjunctiva - the membrane that lines the eyelid and wraps around to cover most of the white of the eye. When someone has pinkeye, the eyes may appear swollen and bloodshot, and are often itchy and irritated.
New research confirms that extracts of chamomile and pomegranate each reduce gum bleeding in gingivitis when rinsed with.
In addition to being a beautiful living decoration, the common garden plant marigold is also a powerful healing agent that boasts a wide variety of health benefits.
New research has determined that the humble chamomile herb - non-addictive with no adverse effects - not only relaxes the muscles and organs, but can significantly decrease anxiety and even fight depression.