Herbal Remedies for Common Ailments

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Herbs have been used by specialists throughout history in treating numerous health conditions. Today, they are still a relevant source for treatment in many countries. In fact, there are some common pharmaceutical drugs we use regularly which are derived from plants. Being able to use natural herbs instead of over-the-counter medicines can be healthy and affordable.

Below are some of the common herbal remedies and the health conditions they help cure:

Rosemary

rosemary

Rosemary is derived from the Latin word ros and marinus which means dew of the sea. This herb can be identified by its leaves, which have a needle like appearance as well as purple, white or pink flowers surrounding it. Rosemary has a bitter and astringent flavour when used as an ingredient.

Medical uses of rosemary

Rosemary is known to stimulate the body in producing Nerve Growth Factor. This works as an antidepressant effect where your mood, wellbeing…

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3 thoughts on “Herbal Remedies for Common Ailments

  1. Enjoyed the reblog Daniel, it has an interesting very informative link at the end. Rosemary is a particular favourite herb of mine. I can attest to the experience that a massage with rosemary oil as its main ingredient, lifts the spirits.

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  2. Thanks for this. When I was diagnosed with an overactive thyroid some years ago I didn’t want to take a heavy duty drug for it and instead went to the school of herbal medicine that used to be in Headingley. It took the best part of the year but eventually the herbal treatment worked & felt much more natural and empowering.

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