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1364. The force of Spring - mysterious, fecund, powerful beyond measure. ~Michael Garofalo

This morning I used a quote that talked of magic, and I was quickly reminded that Scripture warns us about the guiles of the dark arts. 405 more words

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Has The Digoxin Death Knell Sounded: Farewell To Foxglove?

The skeptical cardiologist is fascinated by the cardiac drug digoxin and the plant from which it is derived, the foxglove.

I wrote about “foxglove equipoise” in a… 365 more words

Atrial Fibrillation

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Foxglove

Digitalis purpurea

Foxglove is an herb-like plant that grows biennially. Foxgloves produce spirally arranged leaves that are simple and grow up to 10 cm to 35 cm in length and 5 cm to 12 cm in width. 2,298 more words

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Stylish purple ’gloves

A foxglove plant at the Victoria Gardens in Prahran displays its vivid petals in the late afternoon sun.

Location: Melbourne, Victoria

Nature

All about training

I’ve got a pet peeve. It’s actually pretty large.

I had a patient who was on an herbal formula that contained Shu Di Huang (Rehmannia Radix preparata), common name “Chinese foxglove”. 330 more words

From My Bookshelf: Beverley Nichols

Some years ago, back in the late twentieth century when I was an avid gardener and had not yet wrecked back or knee, let alone developed the revolting mold allergy that later drove me away from grubbing in the soil or concocting smelly brews for feeding rose bushes. 1,049 more words

2 Quote A Flower Daily - Foxglove

“You probably wouldn’t worry about how often people think of you if you could know how seldom they do.”

~Olin Miller

Philosophy