11/21/2013

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Herb Tips Ganoderma lucidum is known as the King of the herbs, for its outstanding benefits within the world of herbal medicine. Nowadays there are many people around the world who benefit from their consumption, not so much for its nutritional value but for its prized functional value (medicinal or therapeutic effect). However, its history dates back more than 4000 years of seniority within traditional Chinese medicine, in those times the settlers had to go high in the mountains and deep forests for their harvest. It is believed that it was also used to achieve eternal longevity. The Ganodermafue so valued by what was used almost exclusively by the emperors and the high Chinese nobility. ElGanodermafue registered for the first time in the year 110 b.c. during the reign of the Chinese emperor WU's have (156 BC. 87 a.c.). This ruler was a lover and promoter of Herbology and nature related to food and medicine, during his Government created the famous book Shen Nong Ben Cao Jing (110 b.c.) known as Shen Nong Herbal Classic. Shen Nong s Herbal Classic, with more than 2000 years old, is regarded today as the book oldest on Oriental herbal medicine, this classifies more than 365 species of roots, herbs, Woods, furs, animals and stones into three categories of medications based on plants and fungi, and including Ganoderma lucidum (Lingzhi). This is the oldest manuscript on the subject and is today the foundation of traditional Chinese medicine and in general all of oriental medicine. Among the characteristics described in this work highlights is not having side effects even when taken for a long period of time.On the contrary, its prolonged consumption promotes weight reduction and to prolong life. The word Ling Zhi, Chinese spiritual fungus and it has also been described as mushroom of immortality. Due...
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Ecological Awareness As ecological awareness is going to impose between the population (a process slow but we believe that inexorable) emerging alternatives to try to make our day more respectful as possible to the environment. Ultimately, our actions are sustainable. And in this sense, the newspapers, that we carry every day, are the most important. That is why that seemingly innocent action put our purchase in a plastic bag, but majority, is in decline. Against this option arise other alternatives, such as cloth bags. We know that when it comes to recycling, plastic bag is a problem, then that tax to its distribution with the intention of encouraging their use have been implemented in some countries (such as Ireland or Hong Kong) (something that in Ireland, for example, has managed it to make). So whereas alternatives, they are more sustainable and that, of course, we are just as useful. As we said, this is the case of cloth bags. Thanks to the material that are made, allow us to reuse them many more times than the plastic. The latter end up breaking just we have used them a few times (and sometimes even before). However, the fabric, we can use it again and again, hundreds of times. Clear, this last point is important to keep this in mind to adequately weigh the price of ones and others. Cloth bags cost more than the plastic, is true, but can be used many times. And, of course, they are greener. On the other hand, and although not seem to some people an argument in its favour, in this world of today where things increasingly last less, even personal relationships seem to be throwaway, we think it is good idea start changing this trend to temporality. Of course that by using a cloth bag or...

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