Wild for Walnuts

Wild for Walnuts

Walnuts, The Ultimate Brain Food   There are good reasons to go wild for walnuts. They are rich in Omega-3-fatty acids and high in antioxidants. This powerful combination helps support immunity, the management of inflammation in the body, and provides nourishment...
Persimmon, The Hidden Gem

Persimmon, The Hidden Gem

Persimmon, A Nutritious And Fruity Gem Persimmon is an Asian specialty or “rare” fruit, available in several varieties, classified broadly by sweetness or astringency. Two of the most common are Fuyu and Hachiya. Persimmons are packed with antioxidants...
Calming Passionflower

Calming Passionflower

The Calming Power of Passionflower For centuries, the unusual looking violet and white passionflower (Passiflora incarnata) has been used as a calming botanical treatment. Its use dates back to the Aztecs in Central America who used parts of the vine to treat...
The Power of Wild Blueberries

The Power of Wild Blueberries

Superior Health Benefits There are blueberries that you buy at the market or grow in your yard and then there are wild blueberries (Vaccinium angustifolium). Truly wild blueberries are grown in glacial soil in northern New England and along the Atlantic Coast of...
Milk Thistle, For Detoxification

Milk Thistle, For Detoxification

Milk Thistle, A Natural Detoxifier For over 2,0000 years, Milk thistle (Silybum marianum) has been used as an herbal remedy for digestive, liver, kidney, and gallbladder conditions. The active ingredient in milk thistle is silymarin, which can be extracted from the...
Low-dose Naltrexone (LDN) Fact Sheet 2015

Low-dose Naltrexone (LDN) Fact Sheet 2015

Low-dose Naltrexone (LDN) Fact Sheet 2015 Naltrexone is a class of drug known as an opiate antagonist. Its normal use is in treating addiction to opiate drugs such as heroin or morphine. The dose used for this purpose is usually between 50 and 300mg daily. Low-dose...