Introduction Today, antibiotics are prescribed for all infections indiscriminately and as a result of this there is increase microbial resistance, the evolution of super-bugs like the MRSA’s, the ESBL organisms, the resurgence of fatal viral infection and fungal diseases, and a population that is grossly immunologically compromised. Today, we’d like to recommend some natural alternatives […]
Colloidal silver, or the liquid suspension of silver particles, was until recently a somewhat obscure homeopathic treatment for various ailments (including joint pain and arthritis). It has recently seen a surge in popularity thanks to the opening of a new customer base through the internet. Colloidal silver benefits have been reported, and it definitely has […]
Garlic, a natural antibiotic, is well known for two things: its delicious taste and its exceptionally strong aroma. Garlic has been known to bring on bouts of self-consciousness on dates and prevent people from confidently addressing one another in closed spaces and unventilated rooms. But of all garlic’s effects, among the least well known (and […]
Echinacea became widely used as a form of medicine in the United States during the 18th and 19th century, but has since declined, most likely due to the development of modern antibiotics. Despite the decline, Germany has taken interest in Echinacea and has become one of the leaders in researching the medical benefits of the plant.
Many of us no longer want to jump on the antibiotic bandwagon each time we get a sore throat or infection. These apprehensions are well-founded considering the more recent occurrences of Candida and fungal infections that are thought to be caused by antibiotics, and the fact that diseases seem to be getting smarter each day.