Herbs

Golden thread Herb

The Health Benefits of Goldenthread Herb

Goldenthread also known as Coptis is an herb. The underground stem (rhizome) is used to make medicine. The root is harvested in autumn and used in herbal medicine much like its relative goldenseal and is native to both Asia and North America.

 

Goldenthread can be found in the form of capsules, More >

Betony Herb

The Health Benefits of Betony Herb

Betony is a plant. Native to Europe, wood betony is now planted in many parts of the world with temperate climates. This perennial herb belongs to the family Labiatae. It has been used in medicine for centuries, and was written about by Dioscorides in the first century AD and was More >

Betony Herb Tea

The Health Benefits of Betony Tea

Betony is a perennial wood-type plant whose parts are used often in herbal medicine. The stems rise to a height of 1 to 2 feet, and are slender, square and rutted that is native to Europe, western Asia and northern Africa. For centuries, this herb was thought to have special More >

Pau d'arco herb

Pau d’arco Herb Health Benefits

Pau d’arco (Tabebuia avellanedae) tree is an evergreen tree that grows in the warm parts of Central and South America, has been used in herbal medicine with a wide range of health concerns, including pain, arthritis, inflammation of the prostate gland (prostatitis), fever, dysentery, boils and ulcers and various cancers. More >

Pau d'arco herb Tea

The Health Benefits of Pau d’arco Tea

Pau d’arco is a tree with extremely hard wood. In herbal medicine, extracts of the bark of the pau d’arco tree have long been used to treat a range of health problems. Now widely available in dietary supplement form, pau d’arco extract is said to offer a number of health More >

Skullcap Herb

The Health Benefits Skullcap Herb

Skullcap is a plant. It get its name from its blue flowers, which have two “lips” and are reminiscent of the skullcaps worn in medieval times. Skullcap is sometimes called “mad dog,” in reference to its historical use in treating the symptoms of rabies, which can result from the bite More >

Skullcap Herb Tea

The Health Benefits of Skullcap Herbal Tea

Skullcap is a plant a beautiful perennial and member of the Lamiaceae mint family. Its leaves and tiny flowers are dried for teas, tinctured, or powdered and encapsulated.

 

For centuries, skullcap tea has been used by Native Americans and herbalists to help with a number of different health conditions. Sufferers More >

Senna Herb

The Health Benefits of Senna Herb

Senna is an herb; it is a small, light green shrub with oval leaves and small yellow flowers. The leaves and the fruit of the plant are used to make medicine. Senna is an FDA-approved non-prescription laxative, a plant that is also known as cassia senna, wild senna, cassia marilandica, More >

Senna Herb Tea

The Health Benefits of Senna Herbal Tea

Senna tea is a popular herbal tea used for a variety of health conditions. Typically made from the leaves of the senna plant, senna tea is often used to treat constipation. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration have approved senna as a non-prescription laxative.

 

Senna tea comes in teabags and More >

Shave Grass Herb

The Health Benefits of Shave Grass Herb

Shave grass (Equisetum arvense) popularly known as horsetail, has been tracked historically to prehistoric times. Horsetail is one of the richest plant sources of silica known to mankind. These herbs can be blended and made into a tea by pouring boiling water over them and allowing them to steep for More >

Heartsease Herb Tea

The Health Benefits of Heartsease Tea

Heartsease tea is an herbal tea that has a positive effect on the kidneys by increasing the amount of urine, and eliminating more toxins. Also, promotes bile secretion and sputum. Has a role in encouraging the elimination of toxic tumours of the body as sweat and role in stopping allergies More >