Research om Stinging Nettle – Urtica dioica

Stinging Nettle - Urticia dioica  Nutritional Value Stinging Nettles - Serving size 100g Vitamins Nutrient Amount DV Betaine 21.4 mg Choline 17.4 mg     Folate 14.00 mcg     Folic acid 0.00 mcg Niacin 0.388 mg 2 % Riboflavin 0.160 mg 9 % Thiamin 0.008 mg 1 % Vitamin A 2011.00 IU 40 %     Vitamin A, RAE 101.00 mcg     Carotene, alpha 114.00 mcg     Carotene, beta 1150.00 mcg     Cryptoxanthin, beta 0.00 mcg     Lutein + zeaxanthin 4178.00 mcg     Lycopene 0.00 mcg Vitamin B6 0.103 mg 5 % Vitamin K 498.6 mcg 623 %   … Continue reading Research om Stinging Nettle – Urtica dioica

Extrinsic Motivation & “Nature Deficit Disorder”: Cultural Epidemics of Today

"Less self-determined forms of extrinsic motivation (money, fame, praise) are associated with negative outcomes such as depression, negative affect, and physical symtoms. ... The results of Harlen and Crick (2003) found that individuals with intrinsic motivation (autonomy, competence, relatedness) had lower anxiety." - Department of Management, Faculty of Economics, Maranatha Christian University, Bandung, Indonesia.*** "Psychologists talk about the idea that … Continue reading Extrinsic Motivation & “Nature Deficit Disorder”: Cultural Epidemics of Today

Research on Mugwort – Artemisia vulgaris

Mugwort -  Artemisia Vulgaris Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz University, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, College of Pharmacy, Al-Kharj, Saudi Arabia "Mugwort (Artemisia vulgaris L.) belongs to the genus Artemisia and is a well-known aromatic perennial plant with a characteristic scent, and possesses multiple medicinal applications, such as emmenagogue, nervine, digestive, diuretic and diaphoretic, food flavoring, and insect repellent properties... Mugwort … Continue reading Research on Mugwort – Artemisia vulgaris

Research on Yarrow – Achillea Millefolium

Yarrow - Achillea Millefolium Bio-efectiveness of the main flavonoids of Achillea millefolium in the pathophysiology of neurodegenerative disorders Physiology-Pharmacology Research Center, Rafsanjan University of Medical Sciences, Rafsanjan, Iran. "The Achillea millefolium L. (Yarrow) is a common herb which is widely being used, worldwide. Achillea is being used for treatment of many disorders since centuries. It is considered safe for supplemental use … Continue reading Research on Yarrow – Achillea Millefolium

Research on Dandelion – Taraxacum Officinale

Taraxacum Officinale, Dandelion Vitamins (per 100g) Nutrient Amount DV Choline 35.3 mg     Folate 27.00 mcg     Folic acid 0.00 mcg Niacin 0.806 mg 5 % Pantothenic acid 0.084 mg 1 % Riboflavin 0.260 mg 15 % Thiamin 0.190 mg 13 % Vitamin A 10161.00 IU 203 %     Vitamin A, RAE 508.00 mcg     Carotene, alpha 363.00 mcg     Carotene, beta 5854.00 mcg     Cryptoxanthin, beta 121.00 mcg     Lutein + zeaxanthin 13610.00 mcg     Lycopene 0.00 mcg Vitamin B12 0.00 mcg 0 % Vitamin B6 0.251 mg 13 % Vitamin C 35.0 mg 58 % Vitamin D 0.00 IU 0 % Vitamin E … Continue reading Research on Dandelion – Taraxacum Officinale