South American Vine Treats Neurogenerative Disorders and Is More Powerful Than Antidepressants John Summerly, Prevent DiseaseWaking Times Banisteriopsis caapi, also known as ayahuasca, caapi or yaje, is a South American jungle vine used to prepare a decoction with a long history of entheogenic uses as a medicine and “plant teacher” among the indigenous peoples of the Amazon Rainforest. It has unique properties found to treat Parkinson’s disease and other neurogenerative disorders. B.caapi contains harmine, harmaline, and tetrahydroharmine, all of which are both beta-carboline harmala alkaloids and Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs). The MAOIs in B. caapi allow the primary psychoactive compound, DMT (which is introduced from the other primary ingredient in ayahausca, the Psychotria viridis plant), to be orally active. The name ayahuasca means “vine of the soul”and the shamans of the indigenous western Amazonian tribes use the plant in religious and healing ceremonies.
Reiki Traditions Today many branches of Reiki exist, though there exist two major traditions, respectively called Traditional Japanese Reiki and Western Reiki. Traditional Japanese Reiki The term Traditional Japanese Reiki is normally used to describe the specific system that formed from Usui's original teachings and the teachings that did not leave Japan. During the 1990s, Western teachers travelled to Japan in order to find this particular tradition of Reiki, though found nothing. Schuessler Cell Salts Dr. William H. Schuessler of published Shortened Therapeutics in 1873. This eminently practical work concentrated on just 12 simple mineral combinations, or salts, which he believed to be crucial to the health of the body. Schuessler's students included major homeopathic figures such as H. C.
Medical Marijuana is Being Used to Successfully Treat the Symptoms of Lupus in Patients Zach Reichard January 7, 2013 What is Lupus? Lupus is a chronic inflammatory disease that can affect various parts of the body, primarily the skin, joints, kidney, and brain. 5 Zinc Deficiency Symptoms You Need to Know You know about zinc, but do you know how important it is for your health? If not, you could be experiencing zinc deficiency symptoms while blaming them on family stress, lack of sleep, or a tough day at the office. According to a new study in the journal Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety, zinc is one of the most important essential trace metals in human nutrition and lifestyle – yet, almost half of the world’s population is at risk for inadequate zinc intake.
8 Health Benefits of Dandelions Home > 8 Health Benefits of Dandelions Waking Times Meme - To many, dandelions are weeds with lovely yellow flowers that turn into white fluffy balls that will spread seeds and overtake your yard and garden. But dandelions are more than weeds; they are a gift from nature loaded with fiber, vitamins and minerals essential for the body. Dandelion root can be purchased as a supplement or tea; its leaves make a great salad when young; and dandelion milk is especially good for treating skin diseases while the juice may treat acne and lower blood pressure.
7 Simple Ways to Unclog Your Arteries Naturally By Sayer Ji Contributing Writer for Wake Up World We all want to live a long life, but did you know eating these simple foods has been proven scientifically to prevent and in some cases reverse the #1 cause of death in the modern world? Statistically, atherosclerosis (the progressive clogging of the arteries) is the #1 killer on the planet. A complex process, involving autoimmunity, infection, dietary incompatibilities, and many known and unknown factors, it is entirely preventable, and in some cases reversible – despite conventional medical opinion. Here is the peer-reviewed, published research proving the fact. Smoking To Cure Lung Infections and For Good Lung Health Some readers will be surprised by our endorsement of any herb that is to be smoked; especially one that is called a "tobacco". We endorse the medicinal use of Indian tobacco (lobelia inflata). Smoking truly natural substances is not necessarily harmful. Even real tobacco does not need to be dangerous, but it is made dangerous by the industry. Commercially-made cigarettes are harmful because of the additives, the glues, the radioactive fertilizers, and the papers that are used -- not the tobaccos themselves. The American Indians smoked organic tobacco for a thousand years before the Europeans arrived, without cancers.
Government Confirms And Reports That Marijuana Prevents Or Cures Certain Cancers In a recent report, the National Cancer Institute (NCI), part of the Federal government’s National Institutes of Health (NIH), stated that marijuana “inhibited the survival of both estrogen receptor–positive and estrogen receptor–negative breast cancer cell lines.” The same report showed marijuana slows or stops the growth of certain lung cancer cells and suggested that marijuana may provide “risk reduction and treatment of colorectal cancer.” Referring to the NCI report, Patient Rights attorney Matthew Pappas said, “The Federal government’s continuing attack on people prescribed medical cannabis by their doctors is hypocritical considering the benefits reported by its own National Cancer Institute.” Pappas represents patients in defending their right to reasonably obtain medical marijuana.
Pop Tab Purse!! ∙ How To by Mindy on Cut Out Step 1 Firstly, Cut your plastic yarn (or leather, or yarn, or what-have-you) into equal parted segments. (You will need 16 segments the same length, four segments HALF the length of the 16, and whatever's left (long!) will be your handle) (Sorry i didn't have a yardstick handy when i was doing this, so i'm not sure *how* long to make the strips! Coping with Depression and Stress When the SHTF Jeremiah JohnsonComments Off How are my readers in Ready Nutrition land? I hope all is well, and in the hopes that it stays that way in good times and bad? I present to you this article with some ways to cope in a grid down/societal collapse period when there will be plenty of stressors to adversely affect you. Your mental and emotional well-being is just as important as your physical preparations; therefore, please keep this information handy with the rest of your preps. If society doesn’t collapse, you can still use this information to help you cope with rigors you face in the course of your day.
This One Spice Can Save And Even Restore Vision (You Won’t Believe It!) Photo credit: bigstock.com Researchers from Italy have conducted studies which may have discovered one simple spice that just might be the cure for age-related macular degeneration, the main cause of blindness in those over 60. Not only did researchers show that saffron could prevent macular degeneration, but it actually reversed vision loss in subjects who had macular degeneration. The macula is responsible for the central part of our vision, so it makes sense that this part of the eye is found right in the center. Over time, the macula can degenerate.
"Killer Germs" Obliterated by Medicinal Smoke Smudging, Study Reveals By Sayer Ji Contributing Writer for Wake Up World The ritualistic use of plant smoke stretches back to the prehistorical era and is still used, the world over, as a way of ‘cleansing’ the spirit. Now modern scientific research reveals that the practice may actually have life-saving implications by purifying the air of harmful bacteria. The burning of herbs and plant resins for medicinal and spiritual purposes – so-called ‘smudging’ – is an ancient practice among indigenous people around the world; one increasingly adopted by Westerners. Smudging is a technology believed to unlock the ‘spirits’ of various plant allies to restore balance and ease to the individual or group.