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Top 11 Natural Supplements to Get Rid of Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia is the pain that you experience in your face, when your facial nerves are compressed. The pain is unbearable and we know how difficult coping with that can be. How do the Available Options for Trigeminal Neuralgia Treatment Work? Medications like carbamazepine offer temporary relief and the effects wane over a period of […]

Ashwagandha Benefits Nearly Every Organ of Your Body, 10 Reasons why Withania somnifera is one of the most Powerful Herbs out There

It’s highly unlikely that you’ve not heard of this herb that is said to confer the strength of a stallion upon ingestion and in fact its Sanskrit name- Ashwagandha, literally means the smell of horse. Withania somnifera, the botanical name for Ashwagandha is also popularly known as  Indian ginseng and Winter cherry. This plant is […]

6+ Plus Benefits of Milk Thistle That you Must Know

Milk thistle, scientifically known as Silybum marianum, is renowned for its liver protective and digestion aiding activities and has been used for its detoxifying and restorative properties for over 2000 years. However, there is so much more to this plant that gets its characteristic name from the milky- white secretion that squirts from its crushed […]

11+ Reasons Why you Should Have Tulsi Daily

Holy Basil also popularly known as Tulsi, is one of the most revered herbs in traditional Indian culture. The name has been derived from the Greek word “basileus”, which means “king” and there are over 60 different varieties that differ in appearance but have a similar taste. This herb is believed to be endowed with […]

10 Reasons why Asphaltum(Shilajit) is such a Boon for Human Health!

Asphaltum, well-known as Shilajit, is a renowned ayurvedic supplement used for a wide range of health issues. Shilajit is a mineral exudate and vegetative derivative expressed from the layers of rock in the mountains. In Ayurveda, Shilajit is a famous Rasayan Dravya (which means rejuvenative remedy) and aphrodisiac agent. Shilajit is also known as the […]

7+ Reasons to Benefit from Asparagus Racemosus

Asparagus racemosus also known as Shatavari is primarily promoted as an immunomodulatory herb, galactogogue and a reproductive tonic. It is a well-known and widely used herb in ayurvedic science because of its multiple health benefits such as: Regulating the female and male reproductive systems Improving digestion Inhibiting free radical formation Regulating immune responses Rejuvenating various […]

What is Vitamin D and how do you get it?

Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin, also known as Sunshine Vitamin because your body can produce it when exposed to sunlight and this is the reason it is actually considered a pro-hormone rather than an actual vitamin. When sunlight strikes the skin, the UV-B rays convert the lipids on your skin into calciol (Vitamin D3). […]

Health benefits of the herb- Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice)

Glycyrrhiza glabra is a very commonly used herb in various natural medicinal practices. In ancient Chinese medicine the plant was used for its rejuvenating properties. In fact with growing awareness, a lot of allopathic doctors advise powdered licorice for its soothing, emollient and laxative properties. Traditionally it is also combined with other herbs to improve […]

Managing BioActives

One of the issues often faced by proponents of herbal medicine is the changing composition of active ingredients in a plant. Plants change daily, and insuring that they are potent when harvested is a complex task that involves both ancient and modern science. Numerous factors in the growth cycle of the plant need to be […]

The Microcosmic Orbit, an Ancient Secret of Health!

The ancient sciences have long spoken of the energy body, which is linked to our body by a network of meridians and acupuncture cavities. Modern science too is awakening to this fact as some MRI scans have shown meridians and scientists have also studied how our electrical conductivity is much higher at these meridian points. […]

Today’s Heroes are….

Now that interest in nature’s medicines is growing again we are seeing how single herbs and their derivatives are now heroes that everyone speaks about. As an ayurvedic Doctor, who has devoted his entire life to nature’s medicines, this is news I ought to welcome. I truly do, but I also find certain aspects of […]

NADH, The Anti-Aging Breakthrough of This Century

The internet is ablaze with articles on NADH. Scientific American and a host of other credible new sources are raving about this molecule which is the only one ever found to reverse and not just delay ageing! This surge in media coverage comes from the latest studies conducted by Harvard medical school and other leading […]

Red clover

You may have known this plant by other names like Clovone, Cow Clover, Meadow Clover, Purple Clover, Trifolium pratense, Wild Clover, Beebread etc. However, Red clover as it is popularly known is not only pleasant to see, but similar, to the various names it owns has versatile beneficial properties that practitioners of traditional medicine recognize […]

Health Benefits of Cranberries – Uses of Vaccinium Macrocarpon

Who would’ve thought that these innocuous looking, sour tasting berries would have more antioxidant capacity in comparison to diet-food mighties like broccoli, apples and spinach? Cranberries have actually earned the superfood title because of their dense nutrient profile, broad-spectrum health benefits and negligible calories. (Would you believe, half a cup of cranberries contains only 25 calories!) […]

Five Super Benefits of Ginger

Ginger is renowned as a kitchen spice as well as a potent remedy traditionally used in alternative therapies for treating various clinical conditions. It belongs to the Zingiberaceae family and is closely related to turmeric, cardamom and galangal making it an abundant resource of nutrients and bioactive compounds. The main active constituent that imparts therapeutic proficiency to […]

Symptoms of illness Anxiety Disorder

Symptoms of illness Anxiety Disorder Illness anxiety disorder is a health problem in which a person worries too much that he/she will become seriously ill. There are no physical symptoms. Some people may have minor symptoms and they believe that these are the symptoms of severe illness. All medical tests are normal. People suffering from […]

Top 5 Signs You May Have OCD

Top 5 Signs You May Have OCD OCD or Obsessive Compulsive disorder is a condition marked by obsessive thoughts and compulsions. It is an anxiety disorder and causes great discomfort. People suffering from OCD are often busy with persistent and unwanted impulses and thoughts. It may interfere with the daily living activities of the affected […]

5 Common Symptoms of Cataract

Cataract is a clouding of the eye’s natural lens, which lies behind the iris and the pupil. If you are above 60 and experience cloudy and blurring vision, there are chances you may have cataract. It is a very common condition all over the world. Types of cataract: 1. Subcapsular cataract: It occurs at the […]

The Secret Behind the Secret

Ever since Rhonda Byrne published her best seller “The Secret” people across the globe have been attempting the “law of attraction” to bring abundance and happiness into their lives. I often wonder what the statistics of success for the people applying these laws has been. As a meditator that started “meditating” at the age of […]

Full Spectrum Consciousness Medicine

Natural. Holistic, Complementary, Conscious and “Alternative” medicine are terms that are generally misunderstood and this article aims to clear up some of the confusion regarding them. This article also points to how one can combine all these medicine systems to come to comprehensive model of holographic healing that fits into our present understandings of consciousness. […]

Health benefits of Gingko Biloba

Gingko biloba is one of the oldest species of trees found on earth. The Chinese were the first ones to use this natural herb ; however, it is now widely used in different parts of the world. It has multifarious properties that benefit a wide range of functioning. A few important uses are discussed below: […]

Are Antibiotics a Boon or Curse?

Antibiotics are one of the most commonly prescribed medications for a variety of common ailments. However, many a times they are unnecessary or even contraindicated. This incessant use of antibiotics makes your body vulnerable to more diseases. Moreover, this has also led to the emergence of antibiotic resistant strains that makes the treatment even more […]

Caffeine: To Boost Your Long Term Memory

Well this may translate as good news for those who swear by their cuppas, as evidence now suggests that caffeine apart from its cognitive enhancing properties may also help boost long term memory. Caffeine is the most commonly used drug as well as food additive worldwide. In humans, it stimulates the central nervous system, respiration […]

How healthy are vegetarian diets?

A Vegetarian is one who abstains from all forms of meat, fish and other animal products like eggs, dairy, gelatin or honey. Although not all vegetarians conform to this rule and may include one or more of the above items in their diet but generally stay off meat. According to many study results vegetarians are […]

Doshas or Fundamental Energies

As per Ayurveda, the three doshas (fundamental energies) are Vata (Wind), Pitta (Fire), and Kapha (Earth) and they each govern activity within a region of the body.   VATA DOSHA The main seat of Vata is lower abdomen below the umbilicus. It is responsible for all movements in the body. Vata is responsible for enthusiasm, […]

The Foods that Cheer You Up!

Natural anti-depressants: the food that cheers you up! Depression can completely destroy your well-being. In my estimation, it can bring about significant negative outcomes than all the improper food that you are exposed to. Doctors normally prescribe antidepressants as the conventional mode of treatment. However, it’s imperative to comprehend that these therapies do nothing to […]

Raising Healthy Kids : Part One – Immunity

Your Child’s Immunity This is a series on the questions that parents are asking themselves on what is the best way to raise their children ‘naturally’. At Biogetica we choose the middle road and want to present the facts as is. Our Doctors have prepared these posts for the most common and pressing questions that […]

Insight from Hair Indexing

Each body is unique and has a unique nutrient profile. This is not just a factor of intake, it is as much a factor of constitution, assimilation and absorption. A Hair Indexing test analyzes your hair and gives unprecedented insight into your particular and unique situation and our Doctors are now able to pinpoint what […]

Golden Earth line of Ayurveda

In Ayurveda, Herbs are generally combined in synergistic ways in order to increase their efficacy within the body. Some herbs within these combinations merely act as transports for the active ingredients and the combination leads to a complete and improved Ayurvedic formulation time tested over millennia and now improved upon like never before. Biogetica’s Golden […]

Passion in a Pill

We at Biogetica are passionate about purity, meticulous about quality and sensitive to energetic sanctity. Each ingredient is sourced from the most pristine source available in order to insure purity and bio-availability. Our Supply chain stretches from the oceans of New Zealand to the forests of India. Our Holoram line is created in the North […]

The Time for Fruit

How to Eat Fruit A lot has been written on when we should ideally eat our portion of fruit. There are several myths doing the rounds as everyone seems to have a different theory on it. So eating fruits is a whole new ball game now. It’s no longer as simple as buying them from […]

You Are What You Eat

Eat Your Way to Health Nutrition is essential not only for life, but also for a healthy living. This is an old saying and it still holds true. Nutritious food is the key to good health but people take their diet for granted. The connection between what you eat and how you feel We need […]

Do Dietary supplements actually help?

The Dietary Supplement industry is thriving rather booming with the adage that these supplements complement to a healthy living. They are available in all forms and shapes, ranging from powders, pills, capsules, soft-gels, nutrition bars to fluids. These supplements encompass Minerals Vitamins Herbs/Botanicals Amino Acids (the primary building blocks of protein) Enzymes Natural Sources (fish […]

One SIZE does not Fit ALL

The Pendulum has finally swung and the entire world is moving back towards nature and her medicines. This is great news for people like me who have dedicated their life’s work to giving natural formulations the respect it deserves on the planet today. This switch in mindset is also most likely to help rid the […]

How to Cleanse the Liver

Other herbs for liver detoxification and to protect its function: Herbs such as Boerhaavia diffusa, Aloe barbadensis, Picrorrhiza kurroa, Andrographis paniculata, Embica officinalis, Phyllanthus niruri are well known for their Liver protective properties and liver detoxification. These herbs have plenty of Anti-oxidants that help the cleansing process of liver. These herbs increase the activity of […]