Natural Health

Stay healthy with herbal remedies, a nourishing diet, and a chemical-free home.

Try Natural Home Remedies for Noses

By Charles Dickson, Ph.D.

The Natural Remedies column shows you how to use natural home remedies for noses to help with allergies, colds, and sinus problems. Originally published as "Mind Your Nose" February/March 1997 MOTHER EARTH NEWS.


Natural Remedies for Heartburn and Indigestion

By Charles Dickson, Ph.D

Use these natural remedies for heartburn and indigestion that will take care of gastrointestinal problems, including a number of herbal and fruit-based preparations to soothe your stomach. Originally published as "Heading Off Heartburn" December 1996/January 1997 MOTHER EARTH NEWS. 


Natural Remedies: The Versatile Willow Tree

By Christopher Nyerges

The Natural Remedies column shows you how to use the versatile the willow tree: creating soothing tea, a natural aspirin substitute for pain and emergency food in the wilderness. Originally published as "Life in the Willows" October/November 1996 MOTHER EARTH NEWS. 


Natural Remedies: Preventing Vision Loss, Eye Exercises and Homemade Eyedrops

By Charles Dickson, Ph.D.

The Natural Remedies column shows you how to create your own homemade eyedrops, and shares optometrists' tips for eye exercises and preventing eye strain and vision loss. Originally published as "An Eye on Good Health" August/September 1996 MOTHER EARTH NEWS.


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Natural Remedies: Changing an Herb Hobby into an Herb Business

By Frank Greco

The Natural Remedies column showcases Sweet Annie's Herb Store, a hobby that turned into moneymaker for gardener Ann Marie Wishard. Originally published as "A Small Business Blossoms" June/July 1996 MOTHER EARTH NEWS.


Home Remedies: Make Your own Homemade Beauty Supplies

By Charles Dickson, Ph.D.

The Natural Remedies column shows you how to make your own home homemade beauty supplies for pennies on the dollar. Originally published as "Homemade Beauty Supplies Made Easy" April/May 1996 MOTHER EARTH NEWS.


Natural Remedies: Homemade Dandruff Shampoo and Poison Ivy Remedy

By Charles Dickson, Ph.D.

The Natural Remedies column shows you how to make your own dandruff shampoos using nettle and apple cider and garden parsley, and a natural remedy for poison ivy. Originally published as "Feeling Flaky?" February/March 1996 MOTHER EARTH NEWS. 


Natural Remedies: Make Your own Homemade Toothpaste and Mouthwash

By Charles Dickson, Ph.D.

The Natural Remedies column shows you how to make your own mouthwash and toothpaste at home for pennies on the dollar. Originally published as "Sensible Dental Care" December 1995/January 1996 MOTHER EARTH NEWS. 




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