Herbs as medicines

Herbs or medicinal plants have a long history in treating disease. In traditional Chinese medicine, for example, the written history of herbal medicine goes back over 2000 years and herbalists in the West have used “weeds” equally long to treat that which ails us. We are all familiar with the virtues of Garlic, Chamomile, Peppermint, Lavender, and other common herbs. Interest in medicinal herbs is on the rise again and the interest is primarily from the pharmaceutical industry, which is always looking for ‘new drugs’ and more effective substances to treat diseases, for which there may be no or very few drugs available. Considering the very long traditional use of herbal medicines and the large body of evidence of their …

Settle Down To Watch Some Ghostly Haunted House Movies This Halloween

Word Count: 544 Summary: Looking for something to do this Halloween without having to leave your house? Why not grab yourself some spooky movies and settle down on the couch for your own fright night movie fest? Here are some great ideas for movie rentals that feature ghosts, mysteries and creepy old houses. Keywords: halloween movies, ghost stories, ghost story, horror movie rentals Article Body: Ghosts, goblins and other creepy creatures roam the eve of Halloween. From trick or treaters to Halloween parties, October is the month when children and adults transform themselves into other-wordly beings. But not everyone enjoys going out during this autumn holiday. Some people enjoy turning the lights down low and passing the time watching mystery …