• Ancient Wisdom

    19 days ago - By Organic Spa Magazine

    There's a fascinating approach that can help you to hone in on specific foods that are best for you. Known as the doctrine of signatures, or “like supports like,” the theory states that foods that look like a body part are beneficial for that body part.
    Paracelsus, a Swiss physician in the 15th century, explained it this way: “Nature marks each growth...according to its curative benefit.” Take carrots. Slice one open, and you'll see that it actually looks like an eye. Today there are numerous medical studies that have proven that the nutrients in carrots, like beta-carotene and lutein...
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