Mother Earth Living

Many Mints: Mints for Health

By Jim Long
April/May 2009
Add to My MSN

Spearmint scrambles over rocks in this carefree woodland garden.
Jerry Pavia


Content Tools

Related Content

Avoid Those Allergies, Naturally

Read an Herb Companion staffer's 5 herbal tips to deal with seasonal allergies, and share yours, too...

Baking Organic, Seasonal Treats

Discover help and inspiration from Sarah Magid’s Organic and Chic. 

Himalaya Herbal Healthcare Celebrates 80 Years

Himalaya Herbal Healthcare, a global leader in herbal medicines (sold in the U.S. as dietary supplem...

Natural Remedies for Food Allergies

Discover these natural remedies for food allergies. A stressed immune system can become sensitive to...

The essential oils in mint contain menthol, which has proven antimicrobial activity. It’s used to ease nausea and vomiting; improve digestion; reduce heartburn; improve breath; clear congestion related to colds and allergies; and ease stress and tension.

Contributing editor Jim Long lives and gardens in the Ozark Mountains.

Click here for the original article,  Many Mints: Recipes and Growing Tips for Mint .








Post a comment below.

 








Subscribe today and save 58%

First Name: *
Last Name: *
Address: *
City: *
State/Province: *
Zip/Postal Code:*
Country:
Email:*
(* indicates a required item)
Canadian subs: 1 year, (includes postage & GST). Foreign subs: 1 year, . U.S. funds.
Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
Non US and Canadian Subscribers - Click Here

Subscribe to Mother Earth Living!

Welcome to Mother Earth Living, the authority on green lifestyle and design. Each issue of Mother Earth Living features advice to create naturally healthy and nontoxic homes for yourself and your loved ones. With Mother Earth Living by your side, you’ll discover all the best and latest information you want on choosing natural remedies and practicing preventive medicine; cooking with a nutritious and whole-food focus; creating a nontoxic home; and gardening for food, wellness and enjoyment. Subscribe to Mother Earth Living today to get inspired on the art of living wisely and living well.

Save Money & a Few Trees!

Pay now with a credit card and take advantage of our earth-friendly automatic renewal savings plan. You’ll save an additional $5 and get six issues of Mother Earth Living for just $14.95! (Offer valid only in the U.S.)

Or, choose Bill Me and pay just $19.95.