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Herbal Remedies for Boils

An herbal program can include immune-stimulating herbs, anti-infection herbs, blood purifying herbs or formulas, an antiseptic herb such as Balsam of Peru, and lymphatic cleansers.

Boils - Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine

Boils are bacterial infections of hair follicles and the surrounding skin that form pustules around the follicle. Boi...

Mallow Herbal Remedies

A poultice of mallow leaves is applied externally for boils, abscesses, and inflammation. As a decoction, it is take...

Herbal Remedies for Carbuncles

An herbal program can include immune-stimulating herbs, blood purifying herbs, cold and bitter toxemia-clearing herbs...

Chickweed Herbal Remedies

Chickweed is most often made into a poultice for bruises, boils, psoriasis, and eczema. In the spring, when it is te...

Iceland Moss - Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine

Iceland moss () is a lichen (a moss-like plant) that grows on the ground in mountains, forests, and arctic areas. In ...

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Dr. Kristy Appelhans, Naturopathic Doctor and Sports Medicine Consultant

What is a boil? Furuncles or abscesses are skin eruptions commonly referred to as “boils”. Typically a boil starts as a red tender area on the skin that becomes a firm, painful lump. As the b...

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This is what I've been enjoying for breakfast these days. Lucky me, huh?! I take 1/2 cup quinoa (See Note*) and add 1/2 cup thick rolled oats. Into a pot with about 3 or 4 cups water. Bring to...

Holistic Nutrition & Lifestyle Coaching in Toronto Canada

Beets are high in folic acid and potassium, and are a good source of vitamins A and C. As a root vegetable, they provide lots of fibre, and they helps support the liver in its detoxification job....

Weight Loss - consultations and private cooking lessons

This is great to make in the summer when fresh corn is abundant. This is delicious as a salad or as a party salsa with chips! Other yummy add ins include: chopped peaches or mangoes, basil, parsley...

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Ingredients: 4 cups mache 1 bunch asparagus 1 small zucchini, julienned 1/2 cup sliced radishes Dressing: 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice 1 tbsp minced shallot 2 tsp dijon m...

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