There are more people growing their own food now than in recent years. This is great news for American health in general. The exposure to fresh vegetables and fruits often creates more desire to eat fresh vegetables and fruits. The natural next step for a gardener and one that is uniquely tied to self reliance is to look into medicinal herbs and begin
to grow them. There are lots of them. When starting from scratch it can be tough to know where to start.
An article like this will give you a starting point if you are interested in starting your own medicinal garden. You will find that through medicinal herbs your quality of life will increase and you will not put the pressures on your body to filter harsh man made medicines.