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Nepeta Cataria

Common Name: Catnip

Family: Labiatae

Parts Used: Leaves and flowering tops

Collection: Between June and September

Constituents: Volatile oils, including citronellol, geraniol, and citral; bitter principle; tannins. 129 more words

Materia Medica

Garlic; How to Use as Medicine and How to Make Infused Honey

Garlic is one of the most important plants.  It is easy to grow, easy to find, and easy to use.  The garlic bulb is unassuming but let us not forget its amazing qualities. 478 more words

Herbal Remedies

Let's yoga!

My anxiety has been reaching peak levels recently and I’m obviously dead keen to nip that bugger in the bud!

This brain of mine has been quite unreasonable of late – if Charlie doesn’t respond to a message for a little while my mind is convinced he’s been in an accident or Stanley (our dog) has been hit by a car or stolen or something equally as irrational. 419 more words

Mental Health

The Appeal of Herbalism

For thousands of years, humans have utilized nature’s resources for the treatment of a variety of ailments.  As we progressed in scientific thought and knowledge, we began to focus primarily on treatment of disease, rather than prevention of disease or maintaining wellness.  879 more words

Wellness

Garlic Salve

If you’re anything like me, you are well aware of garlic and all its perfection! The smell in the air can turn a room into excitement as fresh bread from the oven is sliced up and served with butter. 1,196 more words

Bronchitis

Carol reblogged this on Retired? No one told me! and commented:

An interesting post on the properties of garlic which I love as much as I love my chillies...

Effective Home Remedies for Asthma [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

There are numerous homes or herbal remedies you can use to ease your asthma attack if you are getting fed up with using the inhaler or medications.

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Ravenhawks Magazine

Effective Home Remedies for Asthma [Infographic]

There are numerous homes or herbal remedies you can use to ease your asthma attack if you are getting fed up with using the inhaler or medications. 206 more words

Infographic