Charles Ventresca

Do You Homeopathy?

A Brief History Credit for this section goes to: www.homeopathic.com Homeopathy became spectacularly popular in the United States and Europe in the 1800s and its strongest advocates included European royalty, American entrepreneurs, literary giants, and religious leaders. But at the time that it was gaining widespread popularity, it became the object of deep-seated animosity and Do You Homeopathy?

Pine Needle Magic

Yes, that’s right… Pine Needles! The medicinal use of Pine Needles by Indigenous People can be traced back thousands of years and across all continents. Today, we’re sharing three such uses with you! But first here are some Pine Needle Facts: A Small Handful of Pine Needles has more Vitamin A than a carrot Pine Pine Needle Magic

Winter Sinus Remedies

Winter sinus pain, pressure, congestion or dryness? We’ve got you covered! Its that time again, cold and dry, and we have plenty of people coming in complaining of sinus symptoms, here’s the low down on what to try before going the route of decongestants¬†and antibiotics.   Here Are Our Top 5 Natural Sinus Remedies & Winter Sinus Remedies

The Ultimate Sore Throat Remedy

Feel Like This? Then This Post Is For You! Apple Cider Vinegar Gargles have been used to cure sore throats for 100s of years. These recipes have worked for me and my family repeatedly over the years and it’s high time we shared them with all of you!

Dry Cough Remedy

Pears & Honey Winter, while not considered the driest season in Chinese Medicine (that designation belongs to Fall), tends to promote dryness from the cold winds we are exposed to, and the dry heat from fireplaces, radiators, and forced hot air heat. Many people come to me at this time of the year with stubborn Dry Cough Remedy

Warming from the Inside

Many herbs and foods in Chinese Medicine have very specific healing effects on the body. In fact a large part of the medicines used in Western medicine were originally derived or inspired from these healing natural substances. Some of them have very specific effects that are noticeable almost immediately when consumed. For example, pepper will Warming from the Inside

How to Make a Ginger Compress

Why Ginger? Ginger has many healing properties. One traditional remedy for the use of ginger is the ginger compress. The warming properties of ginger are harnessed in this technique in order to bring heat and improve circulation to various parts of the body. This remedy was used to treat symptoms in the body that are How to Make a Ginger Compress