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Health Tidbits: Basil, King Of The Herb Garden

Most of us tend to hear the word basil and think of Italian food, but this herb wouldn't be called the king of herbs if it wasn't extraordinary, and used for more than just pesto.The word basil does in fact derive from the Greek word Basileus, which translates into king. Even in the Orthodox Churches, basil …

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Health Tidbits: The Uses Of Refreshing Mint In And Out Of The Kitchen

The minty cool steam of a fresh cup of hot peppermint tea is both refreshing and cozy. Sitting with a blanket on a cool night with a cup of tea to warm your belly is an experience that is comforting either for yourself or sharing the time with others. The comfort of tea can come …

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My Weekly Health Tidbits: Best Foods That Help Fight and Manage Stress

We all have things that enhance our stress. As I sit here typing this while drinking peppermint tea I am thinking of ways to share information about certain foods that have been shown to reduce stress hormones, or help one manage emotional stress. There are many different ways to manage ones stress, and I had …

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