Herbs – A Quick Reference Guide

ALFALFA Aids in healing allergies, arthritis, morning sickness, peptic ulcers, stomach ailments and bad breath; cleanses the kidneys and removes poisons from the body; neutralizes acids; is an excellent blood purifier and blood thinner; improves the appetite and aids in the assimilation of protein, calcium and other nutrients. Aloe Vera … Continue reading

Medical Properties Of Herbs with Examples

Abortifacient: Induces the premature abortion of the fetus. Example: pennyroyal, aloe, sandalwood. Adaptogens: Herbs that help us adapt to stress by supporting the adrenal glands, the endocrine system, and the whole person. Examples are ginseng root, nettle leaf, sarsaparilla, licorice root, and ashwagandha. Alterative: (Sanskrit: Parivartakas or Rakta Shodhana Karma … Continue reading