The Spice Pantry: Black Pepper

Piper nigrum Also, Known As: Black Pepper The common herbal product known as the black pepper is a well-known spice around the world and is used in almost every home, this herb is native to southern India, though it is now cultivated widely in many tropical countries of the world. The plant itself is a … Continue reading The Spice Pantry: Black Pepper

Turmeric and Black Pepper: A Winning Combination

Turmeric (Curcuma longa) is a spice held in high regard for its bountiful health properties and its culinary uses. It’s a favorite herb of Ayurvedic and Chinese traditional medicine, and its therapeutic uses date back thousands of years. Numerous studies have found that turmeric root can have a significant positive effect on neurological, cardiovascular, metabolic, … Continue reading Turmeric and Black Pepper: A Winning Combination

Nine Essential Oils for Diabetes

Diabetes is a metabolic disorder that affects many people in the United States and much more around the globe. The disease is usually treated medically but as yet, there is no cure for it.Some research suggests that there may be some essential oils that can be safely added to a diabetes care plan with great … Continue reading Nine Essential Oils for Diabetes