Herbalists treat illnesses with plants or extracts from plants including their oils. Herbal medicines are derived directly from plants, there are countless numbers of flora found in the wild or that are cultivated that contain healing properties for a variety of illnesses.
Herbal medicines date back to ancient times and are an effective way to treat many of today's common ailments. Plants are placed into a consumable form by either being extracted into a liquid alcohol bases or dried and placed in capsules and/or pills. Herbal medicines can be found in either singular forms or in combined forms where multiple herbs are used to treat the condition more effectively. Herbal medicines in liquid form tend to be either light or dark colored.
Herbal medicines have been around as long as man himself. Nature provided these elements knowing that man needed help at times. With the vast amount of information and commercialization how does one figure out what's best for them? As always you need a good practitioner to guide you, but here are a few common things we know about cancer and what it doesn't like.
Cancer needs you and your bad habits to grow in. Diet is always the first thing you want to correct. Cancer has trouble growing in a alkaline environment (7.0 PH Scale), most of the foods we eat are acidic. Toxins are a friend to cancer. Vitamin C, green teas, any quality anti-oxidant will be unkind to cancer. Boosting your immune system and getting quality sleep will help combat cancer.
There are some foods that are good for us, but still acidic like olive oil, salmon, cashews, nuts, wheat etc. Then you have foods that are alkaline like garlic, broccoli, carrots, apple, avocado, peach, eggs, herbal green tea, etc. that we can eat to help balance our systems. This is especially needed if you have cancer and want to take steps to help yourself.
Herbal treatments will always try to rebalance your system using a combination of phytonutrients, extracts and natural ingredients.
The herbal world has many more remedies to choose from, the supplement business is booming because of the ailments that are increasing in the world. Find a good herbalist, get some basic knowledge for yourself and make sure the quality of the product is good, it's a waste of time and money if it's not. Just by changing some your habits, this action will put you on the right track to overcoming cancer.
If you read the Cancer Network Intro, then remember that cancer is good cells mutated into bad cells, some of the reasons for that happening was just covered above. Herbal treatments could be the right alternative for you, overcoming cancer is the goal, find the thing that will help you achieve that goal.