benefits of Heather Flowers #herbs

  Calluna vulgaris, Common heather Origin: Europe, Asia Minor Grown in: Europe   Common uses: Stop the production of inflammatory hormones (prostaglandin) and help control allergies. This herb is also used for ailments of the kidneys and the lower urinary tract, enlargement of the prostate, as a diuretic, for prophylaxis of stone ailments, vaginal discharge, diseases and ailments of the gastrointestinal ...

the benefits of #Boldo Leaf #tea

the benefits of #Boldo Leaf #tea
Old wives tales: Used to treat bladder and urinary tract infections, gallbladder discomfort, gallstones, heartburn, and mild stomach cramps. The herb works by encouraging the release of bile, dissolving fats, but also by increasing intestinal transit time, that is, giving the digestive tract more time to digest food. The ascaridole attacks intestinal worms.           Don’t use ...

The benefits of Guarana Seed whole

The benefits of Guarana Seed whole
  Paullinia cupana Origin: Brazil, Native American herbal medicine   Common uses: Guarana is rich in antioxidants, and is thought to help strengthen the heart, clean the blood and cool the body down.   Warnings: Anyone who has been advised to avoid coffee should avoid guarana, though it is rated GRAS by the FDA (generally ...

benefits of Fennel Seed #herbs

benefits of Fennel Seed #herbs
Foeniculum vulgare Origin: Mediterranean   Common use: Fennel seed is antiseptic and secretolytic,or it encourages the secretion of saliva and gastric juices. It also used to stop stomach cramps, often added to laxatives to ensure gentle action. Fennel seed teas break up congestion caused by colds and allergies. There are preliminary studies that suggest that regular ...

Shatavari Root #herbs 11

    East Indian herb used primarily for women’s health with a variety of other attributed benefits.  Common Uses  circulatory, digestive and respiratory organs, ulcers, bronchial infections, diarrhoea, rheumatism, diabetes, bleeding ulcers, gastritis, Crohn’s disease, dysentery with bleeding, dry cough, sore throat, inflammation in the lungs due to dryness and heat, male fertility and impotence, ...

What is Yarrow Leaf and Flower and how to use it.

What is Yarrow Leaf and Flower and how to use it.
Yarrow Leaf and Flower organic Used to treat colds, fevers, and indigestion, and used in skin treatments of slow-healing wounds. Use with caution if you are allergic to ragweed. Its use is not recommended while pregnant. If you are taking any other herbs or supplements please consult with a qualified healthcare provider before starting any ...

3 ways to consume valerian root #herb #herbal tea 5

Powdered Capsules Tea bags Used to treat menopause induced insomnia, headaches, insomnia, nervousness, restlessness, menstrual problems, nervous stomach, and hysteria. Tweet

The benefits and history of Yerba Mate 17

       Yerba Mate fair trade and organic (1oz) This Native American herb has been used for centuries to treat a variety of ailments. It is used as diuretic, liver cleanse, heart health and energy. No known contraindications. Read more: http://suppleskinboutique.com/catalog/MAKE-UR-OWN/c29/p300/Yerba-Mate-fair-trade,-organic%C2%A0(1oz)/product_info.html Tweet

The benefits of #Shatavari Root #tea

Asparagus racemosus (Satavar, Shatavari, or Shatamull) Origin: India East Indian herb used primarily for women’s health with a variety of other attributed benefits.  Common Uses  circulatory, digestive and respiratory organs, ulcers, bronchial infections, diarrhoea, rheumatism, diabetes, bleeding ulcers, gastritis, Crohn’s disease, dysentery with bleeding, dry cough, sore throat, inflammation in the lungs due to dryness and heat, male ...

The dirty dozen! 5

Here are 12 fruits to buy organic. These fruits were tested and resulted in the highest concentration of chemicals and pesticides even after washing. We are taking note of this list in our future juicing recipes online at www.SSBMag.com 1.(worst) Celery 2.Peaches 3.Strawberries 4.Apples 5.Blueberries – U.S. Grown 6.Nectarines 7.Sweet Bell Peppers 8.Spinach 9.Kale and ...