Herbal supplements have been used as remedies for many centuries and have made significant contributions to human health. Herbal medicines are prepared from living or dried plants and can offer a wide range of safe and effective therapeutic agents that can be used as part of your health care program. While taking an herbal remedy can offer a safe approach to treating a health problem, caution is still needed especially if taking medication. You should investigate possible interactions with an herbal remedy you may be considering. Herbal supplements are used for help with anxiety, allergies, acne, arthritis, depression, menopause, sleep, digestive issues, high blood pressure, and many other health issues. Some popular herbal remedies and the conditions for which they are used for are:
echinacea for colds, flu, sore throat.
garlic to reduce cholesterol and blood pressure,
turmeric to combat inflammation and protect against cancer and Alzheimer’s disease.
valerian for sleeping problems.
chamomile tea for an upset stomach,
aloe for minor burns, sunburns, skin irritation or inflammation.
bilberry to aid in treating circulation and eye problems.
lavender to help with anxiety, skin problems, and depression.
Herbal Rainforest is a blend of 16 Classic Cleansing Herbs & 77 organic plant-derived liquid minerals. This formula is designed to help cleanse the colon, blood and liver. (Chamomile Flower, Echinacea, Sarsaparilla Root, Golden Seal, Celery Seed, Alfalfa, Dandelion Root, Eleuthero Root, Horehound Root, Licorice Root, Ginkgo Biloba, Passion Flower, Thyme, Saw Palmetto Berries, Angelica Root and Cascara Sagrada.)
Immune Wellness -Tea is a combination of eight renowned immune-enhancing herbs from around the globe to deliver the perfect blend to support the body’s defenses. It includes 2 types of rooibos, the legendary health-promoting “red bush tea” of South Africa, and features polyphenol-rich honeybush and premium goji berries.
Eucalyptus & Honey Winter Thyme Syrup contains Thyme, Licorice, Plantain and other herbal extracts that provide soothing and coating support to the bronchi. Plus a proprietary blend of essential oils including Peppermint, Eucalyptus and Wintergreen to provide respiratory support.
Moringa is a plant that is native to the sub-Himalayan areas of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan. It is also grown in the tropics. Moringa is an excellent source of many vitamins and minerals. It has been shown to have anti-inflammatory properties, it may lead to reduced blood sugar levels, can lower cholesterol levels and acts as an anti-cancer agent.