Health and Wellness

Prevent disease, treat ailments and live a naturally healthy lifestyle with our health tips, natural remedies, recipes for homemade beauty products and more.

Natural Remedies for a Travel First Aid Kit

By Natural Home & Garden Staff

Pack these multipurpose natural remedies for a travel first aid kit for treating minor illnesses, scrapes and irritations that threaten to derail vacation enjoyment.


Ask the Doctor: Herbs for Headaches

By Gina Mohammed, Ph.D.

Heal your aching head with these herbal remedies.


Make Your Own Medicine: Sage Tincture Recipe

By The Herb Companion staff

Gargle with this sage tincture at the first sign of a cold.


The Harmful Effects of Plastic on Human Health and the Environment

By Jacob Deva Racusin and Ace McArleton

Plastics are a part of our daily lives. Unfortunately, that doesn’t mean they’re safe or responsible. A closer understanding of the harmful effects of plastic will empower us to improve their toxic footprint. 


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Natural Stress Relievers

By Linda B. White, M.D.

Enlist these herbal allies to help you handle daily stress.


Cheap Cleaning Tricks: Homemade All-Purpose Cleaner with Lavender Recipe

By Allison Martin

Disinfect your home naturally with this homemade all-purpose cleaner.


Cheap Cleaning Tricks: Clean with Lavender, a Natural Disinfectant

By Allison Martin

Make your entire abode smell like summer by cleaning with lavender oil.


Herb to Know: Heart-Healthy Hibiscus Sabdariffa

By Justine Patton

Known for its crimson beauty, this tropical native is gaining recognition as a go-to herb for heart health.