Several of the Ingredients used in our Organic Root Cider Are among the most recommended to help prevent or if not to help deal with the symptoms of colds or flu. Ginger , Garlic and Lemon are often mentioned as immune boosters and very effective in the treatment of the symptoms of colds or flu.… Read the rest
Researchers conducted a keyword search of “seasonal influenza” from January 28 to February 5, 2017. The top most viewed videos that appeared in the search results were included and analyzed for video characteristics, source, and content
When British explorer Henry Worsley died crossing Antarctica In January of 2016, the event made front page news. Less noted was one of the causes of his death: dehydration. Why would dehydration become such a vital factor in frigid temperatures? Losing excessive amounts of body fluid is not usually a hazard associated with cold weather.… Read the rest
Web MD’s guide to the most common misconceptions about what causes colds and flu’s — and how to prevent and treat them.
Should I Starve a Cold?
Starve a cold and feed a fever? Or is it the other way around?… Read the rest
There is a new website Flu Near You that gathers info on flu cases around the country from their visitors and maps it so we can all see how the Flu is impacting different areas.
When cannabinoids activate signaling pathways in cancer cells they can stimulate a cell death mechanism called apoptosis, unleashing a potent anti-tumor effect. Yet cannabinoids, which have also shown strong activity against human tumor tissue grown in animal models, have undergone minimal testing in patients.… Read the rest
Erectile dysfunction can be a frustrating and demoralizing condition, particularly when standard treatments do not work.… Read the rest
Apple cider vinegar may, however, treat some of the medical conditions that can lead to erectile dysfunction (ED). Anecdotal evidence and folk medical tradition both suggest that ED may improve with apple cider vinegar.
Holiday travel exposes us to all kinds of health risks from cold and flu germs to lack of sleep and temperature variations that are outside our normal day to day. The combination of natural 100% certified organic immune boosters and anti-inflammatory ingredients may be just what you need to avoid an unpleasant cold or bout of flu this holiday season.… Read the rest
The slow and gentle movements of Tai Chi hold promise as an alternative exercise option for patients who decline traditional cardiac rehabilitation, according to preliminary research in Journal of the American Heart Association, the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.… Read the rest
Prof. Ron Eccles — the previously director of the Common Cold Centre in the School of Biosciences at the University of Cardiff in the United Kingdom — is an expert in all things to do with the common cold.… Read the rest
Ice pops lower the temperature of the nerve endings in the throat, thereby reducing the pain signals.
As BIO started and continues on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, we have a vested interest in local alternative medicine resources.
If you are skeptical about how much something that is not “medicine” can affect your health, I would like to reference Tryptophan. http://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/features/the-truth-about-tryptophan1
If like many of us your day consists of long hours sitting behind a desk, or at a computer. A new Harvard study has advise on how to deal with the adverse effects of the sedentary time.
As Turmeric is one of the primary ingredients in Organic Root Cider we thought this would be of interest! Turmeric (Curcuma longa) has been used for 4,000 years to treat a variety of conditions. Studies show that turmeric may help fight infections , reduce inflammation, and treat digestive problems.… Read the rest
Barrier Island Organics’ Organic Root Cider is based on unfiltered apple cider, so we thought our customers would find this of note! Researchers at prestigious centers such as Arizona State University, University of Kentucky, University of Crete and Babol University of Medical Sciences have confirmed such benefits as:
At Barrier Island Organics we strive to provide the highest quality product possible. From the Turmeric and Ginger that we have flown in from Hawaii (depending on availability), to the unfiltered apple cider vinegar and garlic, all our ingredients are non-GMO and 100% certified organic.… Read the rest
Tim came to Barrier Island Organics as somewhat of a last resort. He had been diagnosed with Lyme Disease a few years ago after a long series of tests and hospitalizations to determine the cause of his joint pain, fever and various other symptoms.… Read the rest
Fighting inflammation with food is quickly becoming a major health priority—and for good reason, considering inflammation is linked to everything from bloating and acne to life threatening illnesses, say physicians and researchers.
Need help with Cold and Flu prevention? The unique blend of immune-boosters, natural anti-inflammatory agents and effective anti-oxidants in our Organic Root Cider might well be just what you need to keep going strong this cold and flu season. One shot a day ,or two if you think something might be catching up with you is all it takes for most of our satisfied customers to stay their best during the times when we all are worried about the threat of a cold or flu.… Read the rest
The unique combination of all natural, 100% certified organic ingredients in our Organic Root Cider is a natural way to get the nutrients and vitamins that your body needs to get and stay healthy. Everything on the list of ingredients is one of what are currently called “superfoods”.… Read the rest
Would you rather strengthen your immune system than take a lot of anti-biotics? There is a growing concern with over use of anti-biotics. Especially broad spectrum anti-biotics. Over use of anti-biotics has been shown to lead to the development of highly resistant strains of infectious bacteria.… Read the rest
Ancient Chinese and Egyptian papyrus writings describe medicinal uses for plants as early as 3,000 BC.… Read the rest
The World Health Organization estimated that 80% of people worldwide rely on herbal medicines for some part of their primary health care. In the past 20 years in the United States, public dissatisfaction with the cost of prescription medications, combined with an interest in returning to natural or organic remedies, has led to an increase in herbal medicine use.
As most of us have heard, travel by airplane can lead to increased exposure to infectious diseases. One study has clearly documented the occurrence of an outbreak of infectious disease related to airplane use.
Are you looking for relief from aches and pain caused by exercise and work? The unique blend of natural anti-inflammatory agents in our Organic Root cider may well be just what you need to get back to your busy life at full speed.… Read the rest
Organic Root Cider is a great health supplement for energy. The combination of anti-inflammatory agents, and anti-oxidants combined with good diet, plenty of good sleep and exercise can help you to maintain your best daily energy levels.
Many of the all natural, 100% certified organic,all non-GMO, ingredients we use to make our Organic Root Cider have exceptional anti-oxidant properties.
Fresh, 100% certified Organic Garlic is one of the ingredients in our Organic Root Cider. You can read more about all the other Fresh, Organic ingredients in our Organic Root Cider on our Ingredients Page.
Another of the 100%certified organic,non-GMO, fresh, raw, whole, ingredients that we use in our Organic Root Cider are Habanera and Serrano Peppers. Go to our Ingredients page to read about the other 100% certified organic,non-GMO, raw ingredients we use.
Fresh grown 100% certified Organic Horseradish is another of the ingredients of our Organic Root Cider. You can read about the other all 100% certified Organic on our Ingredients Page.
Ginger Root is one of the non-GMO, 100% Certified Organic ingredients that we use to make our Organic Root Cider. Following are some of the benefits of including Ginger in your daily routine. You can read more about all the 100% certified Organic, raw ingredients we use on our Ingredients Page.… Read the rest
Are you trying to control your Cholesterol numbers? Garlic has been found to help lower both total cholesterol and triglycerides, while leaving HDL chlolesterol unaffected.
Are you tired all the time? Suffer from chronic fatigue? New research is showing that chronic low grade inflammation contributes to chronic fatigue.
Need relief from headache pain? New research is showing that anti-inflammatory agents can help to prevent and relive headache pain. The unique blend of all natural,non-GMO,100% organics ingredients in our Organic Root Cider include some of the most effective natural anti-inflammatory agents known.… Read the rest
Are you looking for natural relief from Bronchitis?
Need relief from joint pain? The anti-inflammatory qualities of our Organic Root Cider may be just what you need.
Are you trying to lower your blood pressure? Garlic has been found to help with controlling high blood pressure. Vitamin C has also been found to have a beneficial effect on blood pressure. The Lemons that we use in our Organic Root Cider have a healthy dose of Vitamin C, and we also have a good dose of Garlic in our Organic Root Cider.… Read the rest
Need relief from chronic pain? The Capsaicin compounds that derive from the Habanero and Seranno peppers and the Horseradish in our Organic Root Cider have been found to provide relief from pain by helping to block pain signals in the nervous system.… Read the rest
If a cold or some other virus is interfering with your holiday fun, perhaps the unique combination of immune booster and general health enhancers in our Organic Root Cider is what you need to get back your happy life.
Need help managing high blood pressure? Many of our repeat customers have told us that they find a daily dose of our Organic Root Cider helps them to reduce their blood pressure levels. Garlic has been found to have a positive effect on high blood pressure ( hypertension) And also reduce their bad (LDL) cholesterol and raise their good (HDL) cholesterol.… Read the rest
When you are looking to beat a cold or flu, it helps to keep in mind that most of this type of bacterial or viral infection starts in your upper respiratory tract. I mention this because when you take a dose of our Organic Root Cider in your mouth and down your throat you are applying it directly to the primary affected area.… Read the rest
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