Archive of articles by Susun Weed
Is There an 'All Natural' Alternative to Antibiotics?
There are good reasons to use antibiotic drugs. That said, most physicians and healthcare professionals agree that they are often overused. The overuse of antibiotics has created "superbugs" that are immune to the most common antibiotics. But on a more personal level, antibiotics can wreak havoc on your own immune system and gastrointestinal tract.
Herbal Help for Poison Ivy/Oak Rashes
Oh my! The poison ivy/oak is getting high, and I don’t mean it is smoking grass. Poison ivy/oak loves the extra carbon dioxide we are adding to the atmosphere and responds by growing higher and lusher. There is more poison ivy – and her sister poison oak – than ever, and they are causing more trouble than ever.
Weeds in Your Garden? -- Bite Back!
I always say the gardener's best revenge is to eat the weeds. I've been doing it for thirty years and can testify that my health and the health of my garden has never been better. Here are a few hints for gardeners who'd rather eat their weeds than hate them (and for non-gardeners who are adventurous enough to try out nature's bounty).
Five Easy things you can do now to help Prevent Breast Cancer
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. But many women are calling it Breast Health Awareness Month! Rather than focusing on breast cancer, we choose to concentrate on keeping our breasts healthy through wise lifestyle and dietary choices.