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Homemade treatments and nutrition-based cures to help prevent diseases, reduce inflammation, lose weight naturally and bring your body back into balance.

7 Proven Haritaki Benefits, Side Effects, Dosage & How to Use It


Kadukka PodiHere’s why the Ayurvedic herb haritaki is so good for digestive health, detoxification, dropping unwanted body fat, better skin and hair and much more.

As well as its extensive benefits, also ahead is how to and when to use haritaki powder, the best type to take and some important side effects and precautions to be aware of.

Keep reading to learn why this ancient herb is such a powerful detoxifier and rejuvenator for your body and is considered the ‘Mother of herbs’ in in Ayurveda.

What is Haritaki?

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How to Take Triphala Churna for Digestive Health


Triphala churna dosage

Triphala is an Ayurvedic preparation that is a combination of the powdered fruit of 3 different herbs — haritaki, bibhitaki and amalaki (commonly known as amla powder).

It is prized in Ayurveda for its ability to balance the doshas (the elements of body and mind) and enhance the process of digestion and elimination.

It is also beneficial for removing waste products from the digestive tract, cleansing the liver, gallbladder and kidneys and purifying the blood.

After researching the different brands I settled on this highly rated organic preparation and I’ve been very happy with it.

As a precaution, it should not be used by pregnant women and consult your doctor first if taking prescriptions. On the whole though, triphala churna in an excellent detoxification supplement well worth taking regularly.

Here’s how to use triphala powder to enhance digestion, reduce intestinal problems and improve general wellness. Also ahead is how to make it up to take and dosage recommendations for best results.

Recommended Dosage

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A Different Kind of Weight Loss with Triphala


Bibhitaki haritaki amalaki dried fruit Most weight loss programs focus on cutting calories and dietary fat, eating less food and doing more exercise.

With obesity rates at record levels and climbing it’s clear that these approaches aren’t working for many people.

What if there was a completely different way to lose weight with triphala? One that focused first on clearing out the digestive system to perform at it’s best.

Constipation, The Colon and Weight Gain

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Triphala Benefits for Hair, Skin and Intestinal Health


Triphala powderTriphala is one of the most highly prized formulas in traditional Indian Ayurvedic medicine and it can have some remarkable benefits for your health and appearance.

The name triphala means ‘three fruits’ and it is made by combining preparations of dried and powdered bibhitaki, haritaki and amalaki (commonly known as amla).

Each of these fruits have their own beneficial properties. However, according to Ayurveda, when they are combined in triphala powder the benefits are amplified.

Triphala Churna for Internal Detoxification

Digestive Tract Cleansing and Nutrient Absorption

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Using Black Walnut Hulls to Kill Parasites & Intestinal Worms


Juglans NigraBlack walnut hull is one of the best known natural treatments for worms and other parasites living within the human digestive system.

Potent compounds in green black walnut hulls make them an effective anti-parasitic, anti-bacterial, anti-viral and anti-fungal intestinal cleanser.

This page has detailed instructions for using this high potency fresh green hull tincture, along with wormwood and cloves, to get rid of intestinal worms and other parasites living within your body.

The Parasite Problem

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Papaya Seeds as Natural Male Birth Control


Male Contraceptive Papaya SeedsScientists are still working on male birth control designed to block the release of fertile sperm and prevent unwanted pregnancy.

So far many of the attempted methods involving inhibiting hormones appear to lead to testosterone problems and decreased libido.

There are, however, some potential natural methods of birth control without such side effects. One of the most interesting is using papaya seeds for male contraception.

Ahead is what we know about using the seeds of papaya as a contraceptive for men, potential precautions and the simplest and best tasting way to add the seeds to your diet.

Papaya Seeds as Birth Control in Traditional Cultures

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How to Use Parsley for Dark Circles Under the Eyes


Dark Circles under the eyes ParsleyMost people have some discoloration of the delicate skin under their eyes to varying degrees, particularly after a long day or big night out. But for many of us this is a more persistent problem.

There are many potential causes of dark circles under the eyes. While some people may have a genetic disposition, more commonly they are caused by lack of sleep, stress, eating unhealthy junk food, excess alcohol, menstruation for women, smoking, sinusitis and poor circulation to this area of the face.

Dark circles under the eyes and not a great thing to wake up to in the mirror in the morning but there is a natural treatment can help.

Crushed parsley, applied topically, is a simple remedy for skin discoloration and puffiness, that you can easily make and use at home.

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Flaxseed Meal Vs Flax Oil — Which is Healthier?


Flax Oil or Ground FlaxBoth flax oil and ground flaxseeds have significant nutritional benefits but which one is better for your health?

Here is a comparison of flaxseed oil versus flax meal for omega-3s, lignans, fiber, vitamins, minerals and other nutrients.

Omega-3 Content Comparison

The majority of people eating ground flax or taking the oil are doing so because of their very high omega-3 fatty acid content.

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How to Use Flaxseed Oil for Weight Loss


Weight loss FlaxBoth flaxseed oil and ground flaxseed can help with weight loss in ways that most people wouldn’t expect and it has nothing to do with dieting.

Ahead is a look at how flax can help suppress appetite, improve metabolism, enhance digestion and increase thermogenic fat burning.

Extreme Diets Don’t Work

The most important thing to remember when you want to lose weight is do not fall for fad diets that go to extremes. They simply do not work.

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Bok Choy Benefits: Weight Loss, Antioxidants & Nutrients


Nutritional Properties of Bak ChoiBok choy is one of the most popular vegetables to cook with throughout Asia, yet still not widely used in America.

Very low in calories, yet high in many beneficial nutrients, bok choy is excellent for weight loss and a green superfood well worth using more of in your daily cooking.

What Is Bok Choy?

Originally from China where it has been cultivated for centuries, bok choy is now grown for the US market, predominantly in California and Alberta in Canada.

While it is a member of the cabbage family, it doesn’t really look like one. The shape is closer to a celery, with thick white stalks and dark green rounded leaves.

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Avocado Oil for Hair Growth and 3 Homemade Treatments


Avocado's effects on hairCan avocado oil help with hair growth and if so what’s in it that makes it work?

Many sites give a long list of vitamins, minerals, amino acids, omega-3s and other nutrients supposedly in the oil, and why they are responsible for its beneficial effects. These are all incorrect.

The truth about using avocado oil on your hair is much simpler.

First though, a quick correction of the many myths and misinformation online.

Myths Vs Facts

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Where to Buy Avocado Oil: Organic, Bulk, USA Grown & Best Value


Avohass organic avocado oil for saleAvocado oil a healthy and heat stable cooking oil with a very high smoke point of 480 degrees Fahrenheit.

It is superior to olive oil, both for high temperature cooking and nutritionally.

Rich in monounsaturated fats, phytosterols such as beta-sitosterol and antioxidants like vitamin E, lutein and alpha and beta-carotene.

Here’s where to find the best value, USA grown, bulk and organic avocado oils to buy online in 2021.

Best Organic Avocado Oils

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