sore throat

"Toothache Tree"
8:00 am
Fri November 15, 2013

Prickly Ash

November 16th & 18th, 2013: The leaves, bark (sans thorns), root bark and berries of Prickly Ash are medicinal, soothing sore throat and skin inflammation, increasing saliva, and improving blood flow and digestion. North Americans used it to numb toothache.

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The Plant Detective
8:00 am
Fri September 20, 2013

Witch Hazel Shrinks Tissues (Not Witches)

September 21st & 23rd, 2013: Witch hazel is an astringent, shrinking tissue and tightening skin and blood vessels. Nondistilled water extracts, without alcohol, are the most beneficial. http://www.floradelaterre.com

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The Plant Detective
8:00 am
Fri September 6, 2013

Sage Advice

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September 7th & 9th, 2013: Garden sage is a plain little herb that packs a medicinal punch.Depending on how it's prepared, sore throat, sweating, nervous system conditions, digestion, hot flashes and other symptoms of menopause are all affected by it.
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The Plant Detective
8:00 am
Fri August 9, 2013

The Many Uses of Hyssop

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August 10th & 12th, 2013: Hyssop is spicy, warming, & antiviral. Its sweet aroma attracts humans, and its purple flowers attract honeybees. Hyssop should be avoided during pregnancy. http://www.floradelaterre.com

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