Did you know that essential oils are not only powerful tools for our own personal health, but also can help your pets as well?  It is only in recent years that essential oil therapy for pets has gained substantial acceptance, this is partly due to European veterinarians who have begun using essential oils in their practices. […]
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One of my favorite herbs is Lavender because of its beautiful form and highly versatile function. This fragrant plant with its blue-green leaves and violet-white flowers offers an aromatic scent that has long been recognized as being useful for calming the mind, treating anxiety, insomnia, depression, and restlessness. Using a diffuser to create an aerial […]
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What we commonly call the Mistletoe actually belongs to a species of parasitic plants that live off the water and nutrients of a host plant which can be any tree or bush. The Mistletoe plant propagates itself through the wanderings of birds who eat the berries of the plant and then spread the undigested seeds […]
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No other animal in the wild drinks the milk of another species. No other animal in the wild drinks its’ own mother’s milk past the age of weaning. There are a number of reasons why drinking cow’s milk is not the best choice for humans. Here are just a few: Cow’s milk protein is 85% […]
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Support your Immune System with our Travel Pack! Contains 1 bottle of each of the following: Samento (1 oz) Samento Microbial Defense-L (1oz) is a liquid extract of Samento Bark (Uncaria tomentosa – pentacyclic chemotype – TOA Free), a very potent blend to fight the common cold and support the immune system.   Argentyn 23 […]
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  Chronic stress is defined as continuous (days or weeks) exposure to a stressful situation. According to the American Institute of stress: Seventy-five to 90 percent of all visits to primary care physicians are for stress-related complaints or disorders. Forty-three percent of all adults suffer adverse effects due to stress. Stress has been linked to […]
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Allow a new, healthier you to start today. Here are some easy tips that anyone can follow to build a healthier plate this holiday season. Plate Raw Veggies First: During the holidays there is an influx of heavy, fatty, cooked items. Find whatever raw veggies are available and plate those first. Take up more space […]
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Have you ever been anxious before or during the holiday season? All of the holiday planning and preparing, running around looking for gifts and getting ready for Holiday parties can leave you feeling tired and stressed. You can help alleviate much of this holiday stress and let you and your body glide smoothly through all […]
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How to Build a Mini Greenhouse for Growing Sprouts and Wheatgrass By Brian Hetrich Greenhouse Manager Many people are interested in growing wheatgrass and sprouts and other plants in a greenhouse at their homes. You can grow an abundance of food in a relatively small 10’ X 10’ mini-greenhouse. The primary consideration is that sprouts […]
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How to Grow Asparagus By Brian Hetrich Greenhouse Manager Asparagus has the highest glutathione levels of any food. Glutathione is the master phytochemical and is unmatched in its ability to remove poisons from the body. Asparagus is one of the best cancer-fighting foods. It is also rich in B vitamins, vitamin C, calcium, and iron. […]
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Turmeric is my number one anti-imflamatory remedy for the relief of chronic and acute pain. It has been used for over 4,000 years to treat a variety of conditions. Turmeric is probably the most well researched medicinal plant in history for good reason. It has been the subject of over 700 peer-reviewed studies. Studies have […]
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FOOT REFLEXOLOGY FOR SYSTEM BALANCE AND INCREASED HEALTH The origin of reflexology reaches back into ancient Egypt during 2,330 B.C. where inscriptions were discovered in a physician’s tomb (mastaba). Reflexology is a science and holistic therapy . It is an ancient healing modality that works on the concept that there are reflexes or points on […]
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How Plants Clear the Air By Brian Hetrich Greenhouse Manager Are plants the best way to purify the air in your home? Indoor air can be up to can be up to 1,000 times dirtier than outdoor air. The EPA estimates that most Americans are exposed every day to indoor air contaminants than can lead […]
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RE-ENERGIZE WITH ESSENTIAL OILS By Maryna Dager Have you been feeling mentally, emotionally, or physically drained? Here at Hippocrates we learn to fill our everyday life with good vibrations and practice a positive optimistic attitude. Organic food, exercising, yoga, qigong and meditation help us to stay upbeat, strong and full of high frequency energies. Even though […]
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Non Toxic Cleaners for your Home   Clean is made from organic, Ecocert and ToxicFree® ingredients that remove hard water and tough stains, yet is completely biodegradable and safe. It replaces over 10 products in your home, including the bathroom, laundry room and kitchen, effectively cutting through stubborn grease and more. To Use Note: Clean […]
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Moringa is a fast growing tree well adapted to tropical and sub-tropical regions of the world such as Sub-Saharan Africa, Southeast Asia, Southern China, India and here in south Florida. Its’ leaves taste like peanuts with a bitter after taste. Moringa thrives in extreme heat, humidity, intense exposure to the sun, and poor sandy soil. […]
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Guarding Yourself From Chemicals By Tina Discepola MD It’s not easy to maneuver through the maze of chemical overload in today’s society. There are toxins everywhere! Everything we eat, use on our person or in household has a laundry list of ingredients we know nothing about. The chemical names are foreign to us. We assume […]
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Garden box beds are great for growing small plots of vegetables of all types. They offer several advantages over conventional direct sowing in the soil: Box beds provide a clearly defined barrier to the incursion of weeds and crawling insects such as snails and slugs. They prevent soil compaction by providing convenient pathways around your […]
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Tight Clothing’s Link To Health Problems What if everything you thought you knew about bras and breast cancer turned out to be wrong? Can you question your long-held assumptions and personal habits, but more importantly, make necessary lifestyle corrections that will protect and improve your health? Is putting your ‘chest eggs in a tight nest,’ […]
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Yellow jessamine is one of the many beautiful ornamental plants that adorn the Hippocrates campus for the enjoyment of our guests. The beautiful and highly fragrant bright yellow flower on this trellising plant draws butterflies and hummingbirds for their sweet nectar. Jessamine is common in the coastal plains and Piedmont regions from Virginia to South […]
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