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Herb Helps Migraine: Butterbur found to be effective preventative

By | July 25th, 2015|HNU Archive|

People who suffer migraine headaches may have an alternative to prescription drugs and painkillers, report a team of international scientists. They evaluated the effectiveness of a standardized root extract from the butterbur plant (Petasites hybridus) as a preventive therapy for migraine. Their 4-month randomized trial compared butterbur extract at 75 mg twice per day, 50 [...]

Hay Fever Relief: Top natural picks

By | May 24th, 2015|HNU Archive|

In these fragrant spring and summer months, the population seems to divide itself into two types of people—those who suffer from hay fever and those who don’t! Most hay fever (allergic rhinitis) is caused by a reaction to ragweed pollen, though other tree, weed and grass pollens may aggravate the situation. When we breathe in [...]