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Herbs for Oxygenation; Breathing Distress, Fatigue, Kidney Rehab, Diabetes, Edema etc.

Letter to Ed about how cardiac stimulants like codeine and other opioids kill, and listing 7 herbs that help the blood carry oxygen better all around the body, for recovery from all the malarial “fever” symptoms like breathing distress; kidney disease, chronic fatigue and so on. 

Ed, I recently read with anguish a historical account of what can now only be called murder. A woman struggling to recover from the loss of a child, was found low in energy soon after. Bedridden out of sorrow more than any physical problem, however, she was given a physical treatment for ‘dropsy’ – which is basically the swelling or water retention that is common after childbirth when a woman is not able to get back into normal movement which oxygenates the body. Continue reading

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Herbs for Energy – FAQs

Herbs for Energy

It is human instinct that makes us look to botanicals for energy – whether that is for a pick up when we’re feeling down, or for a boost of healing when we’ve been badly injured or hurt.

Over the years I have received several questions about using herbs for energy. In this article I’m going to answer the top 10. You’ll see it’s all about figuring out what sort of herbal energy you need.

Please Note: This article is about herbs for energy in the short term. For a lasting permanent change in energy levels these herbs need to be taken in small doses along with herbs to actually address what is causing the fatigue, over a few weeks atleast, if not more.
For more on long term energy rehabilitation, please check out the herbal treatment for rehabilitation from long term adrenal abuse and nervous exhaustion. Continue reading

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Credits

Pictures of Herbs in Articles

Acorus Calamus – Sweetflag – Dorota
Arnica MontanaGertjan van Noord
Ash Tree – Fraxinus Excelsior – wllcutter
Bittermelon – Momordica Charantia – istolethetv
Buddleia – Butterfly Bush – Wildlife Terry
Buddleia – Butterfly Bush Purple Flowers – Nemo’s Great Uncle
Banyan Tree – Ficus Benghalensis – Tim Rawle
Black Willow – Salix Nigra – Melissa McMasters
Black Cohosh – Cimicifuga Racemosa – BobisTravelling
Blue Cohosh – Caulophyllum Thalictroides Wacky Badger
New Jersey Tea, Red Root – Ceanothus Americana – Andrey Zharkikh
Californian Lilac, Buckthorn – Ceanothus Thyrsiflorus – npdoty
Chasteberry– Agnus Castus –Diotime1
Cinchona – Cinchona Pubescens, Quinine – Forest and Kim Starr
Cypress – Cupresses Sempervirens – Gnawme
Cypress – Cupresses Sempervirens – M. Barrison
CypripediumOrchi
Datura InnoxiaMaja Dumat
Fenugreek Seed – Trigonella foenum-graecum – Zoyachubby
FigJennifer Rafieyan
Gotu Kola Bùi Thụy Đào Nguyên
Guava – Pisidium Guavaja – PumpkinSky
Hypericum – Hypericum perforatum – Dcrjsr
Ignatia– Strychnos Ignatii – Edward Steven
Indian Pipes ‘Ghost Plant – Monotropa Uniflora – Doug Mcgrady,
Indian Pipes – Monotropa Uniflora – Closeup – Tie Guy
Jambul – Syzygium Jambolanum Dinesh Valke
Kidney Beansperkumpulan lesman
Mandrake – Podophyllum peltatum – Dave Govoni
Mango Leaves – Mangifera Indica – Forest and Kim Starr
Meadowsweet – Filipendula Ulmaria – Amanda Slater
Mistletoe – Viscum album – Tony Alter
NarcissusMohammad Asadi
NutmegWendy Cutler
Oak Acorn – Quercus – Slashvee
Passionflower – Passiflora Incarnata – Linda MacPhee-Cobb
Papaya LeavesRob Bertholf
Phytolacca Gerhard Elsner
Pasque Flower – Anemone pulsatilla – Theo Crazzolara
Quis Qualis IndicaPren
Rue – Ruta graveolens – Amada44
Southernwood – Artimisia Abrotanum – Andrey Zharkikh
St. Ignatius Bean – Ignatia Amara – Edward Steven
Wild Feverfew – Parthenium Hysterophorus – Starr Environmental
Wormwood H. Zell
Wormwood (Leaves)Matt Lavin 
Wheat grass – Triticum aestivum – Ervins Strauhmanis
White Clover Head – Trifolium Repens – Hedera Baltica
White Clover Plant – Trifolium Repens – Andrey Zharkikh
Witch Hazel – Hamamelis Virginia Leimenide
Yellow Jasmine– Gelsemium Sempervirens – Justin Meissen
Yarrow – Achillea millefolium – Andrea Pokrzywinski Continue reading