Bilberry

Bilberry

Bilberry: For centuries Bilberry / Huckleberry has been used as a circulatory enhancer and diabetic aid. One of the most beneficial aspects to Bilberry's circulatory effects is the fact that the...

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Agrimony Herb

Agrimony Herb

Agrimony - (Vaccinium myrtillus)  aka: Bilberry, Huckleberry, Whortleberry, to name a few. Its Greek name, Argemone, meaning "that which heals the eye" The herb was used by the Kashaya Pomo in...

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Cleavers

Cleavers

Cleavers (aka Clivers) is a versatile and valuable plant. It is one of the most powerful restorative herbs for the lymphatic system, cleavers is beneficial in treating swollen glands, tonsillitis...

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Arnica

Arnica

An arnica ointment or salve relieves the pain and reduces inflammation of sprains and bruises. A tincture is used to treat wounds. Studies have found it contains helenalin and dihydrohelenalin which...

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Borage

Borage

In days of old, borage was sometimes added to a drink and given to prospective husbands to give them the courage to propose marriage and it's reputation for invoking courage goes back a long way. It...

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Damiana

Damiana

Damiana (Turnera diffusa) has been hailed as an aphrodisiac since ancient times. Other folk uses include asthma, bronchitis, neurosis, and various sexual disorders. It has also been promoted as a...

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Chamomile

Chamomile

Chamomile has small, white daisylike flowers with a yellow center. The flower is the part of the herb that is used. Two different plants carry the common name. One of them, M. chamomilla, is...

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Astragalus

Astragalus

Astragalus : A Chinese immune system booster is purported to heal burns and abscesses, offset adverse effects of cancer therapy, and protect the heart against viral damage. It is considered an...

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Evening Primrose

Evening Primrose

Evening Primrose Oil: Recently a pharmaceutical firm in Canada invested a $80 million in research with incredible findings regarding the use of Evening Primrose Oil as a Natural Menopause and PMS...

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Kava Kava

Kava Kava

Kava Kava : An anti-anxiety herb, stress reliever, muscle relaxer. A robust and attractive perennial shrub with smooth, heart-shaped green leaves, kava is a member of the Piperaceae (pepper) family....

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Ashwagandha for Stress

Ashwagandha for Stress

Ashwagandha is in the pepper family It is found in India and Africa. The roots are used medicinally. Botanical name: Withania somniferum. AKA Wild Cherry. Ashwagandha has been used in connection...

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Flower Remedies

Flower Remedies

Flower Remedies are used an as alternative or complementary for emotional healing, well-being and pain. The remedies are liquid, flower preparations made from watered-down fresh blossoms of a plant...

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Valerian – Nature’s Valium

Valerian – Nature’s Valium

Valerian is known today as a natural tranquilizer with a long history of safe use. Valeriana officinalis A number of scientific studies have shown that the valeptriates (ingredients of valerian) do...

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Cranberry

Cranberry

Cranberry (V. macrocarpon) Interest goes far beyond a traditional holiday sauce or relish. And for good reason! Beneficial for preventing urinary tract infections A traditional women's belief (let's...

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Cayenne – Burns Fat

Cayenne – Burns Fat

Cayenne:  The Capsicum genus Cayenne increases your metabolism, which results in burning fat! Originating in the New World, it has been adopted into cuisines around the globe.  It contains as many...

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Uva ursi

Uva ursi

Uva ursi (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi) Common name: Bearberry. This plant is found in colder, northern climates. It has red berries, which bears are fond of. The flowers are also red. The leaf is used...

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