With more than 50 million people worldwide carrying the deadly hepatitis C virus, I felt it time to devote an entire newsletter to Hepatitis C in particular and liver health in general.
A brief synopsis of herbs for better liver cleansing and function, including Avens, Bitterbrush, Blue Gentain, Burdock, Cascara Sagrada, Chicory, Dandelion, Oregon Grape, Spreading Dogbane, Watercress, Wormwood, Yarrow, and Yellow Dock.
An article on the side effects of Interferon concludes the portion of the newsletter addressing Hepatitis C.
Also featured are complete directions for a 30-day program on Dextoxifying and Toning the Liver for Overall Health Improvement.
This newletter includes a distribution map of Veratrum californicum.
The root's constituent cyclopamine is featured.
The plant's major constituents acetic-acid, cevadine, germine and derivatives, jervine and derivatives, veratrine and derivatives, and rubijervine are also individually discussed.
Recipe: False Hellebore Ointment
Although the newsletter's main focus is on False Hellebore, there is an article on Mountain Ash (Sorbus scopulina) and its medicinal uses.
If you are a massage therapist, it will benefit your clients to have the best massage oil available. One that you make yourself with the proper blend of oils and infused herbs to meet their individual circumstances. This newsletter will discuss how to infuse each herb individually in the oil best suited for its use. There will be circumstances where you will want to mix some of your infused oils together to make a blend. This should be done on a client by client basis, to best address their therapeutic needs.
If you are a client of frequent massages, it is in your best interest to make your own infused massage oils, as well. The recipes which follow will help you decide which herbs and oils fit your individual needs. Most therapists have no objection to a client furnishing their own special oil or blends.This Newsletter highlights a variety of oils and the best circumstances for their use.Basic Instructions for Making an Infused Oil; Basic Herbal Massage Oil for Oily Skin; Basic Herbal Massage Oil for Dry Skin; Antispasmodic Massage Oil; Calming Massage Oil; Damaged Nerve Massage Oil ; Deep Sleep Massage Oil; Circulation Stimulating Massage Oil; Foot Massage Oil; Herbal Massage Oil for Rheumatism and Joint Pain; Muscle Trauma Massage Oil; Skin Rejuvenating Massage Oil; and Sports Massage Oil.
3 page, two-sided herbal newsletter. July/August 2008
Main topics include: Herbal & Dietary Protocol for Treating the Gallbladder.
Article on Herbal & Dietary Protocol for Treating the Gallbladder include Foods Helpful for Dissolving Gall Stones, Foods to Avoid, Herbs That Will Support the Liver and Gallbladder plus Help Eliminate Gallstones and Relief for Gallstone Pain.
Recipes include: Stone Dissolving Casaba Coladas; Herbal Gallstone Tea and Flaxseed Tea.Also included: Detoxifying the Digestive System; Basic Digestive System Nutrition; Three Week Digestive System Diet and Colon Detoxification.Special Interest Article on: Wild Sprouts ~ how to harvest and sprout edible wild seeds such as Sheep Sorrel, Dandelion and Stinging Nettle.
3 page, two-sided herbal newsletter. September/October 2008
Main topics include: The True Price We are Paying on Our War with Bacteria. Antibiotics, Hand Sanitizers, Triclosan & Poor Diet
Article on The True Price We are Paying on Our War with Bacteria with sections on Antibacterials, Antibacterial Hand Sanitizers and Antibacterial Soaps, Triclosan, and Poor Diet. The article discusses how these things are linked to a variety of digestive and other disorders. Herbal alternatives are discussed.
Recipes include: Herbal Hand-Cleansing Spray or Wipe, Usnea Antibiotic Capsules.Featured Plant: Purslane (Portulaca oleracea)
November - December 2008. 3 page, two-sided herbal newsletter.
Main topic includes: Migraines Their Cause and Their Control. Plus natural herbal remedies.
Article on Migraines, discussing their cause plus natural and herbal solutions to their control.
Recipes include: Chromium-Rich Herbal Capsules; Migraine Tonic.New Feature: Apprentice News, highlighting our youngest apprentice, high school senior Kirstin Wiking and her senior Medicinal Mushroom project.
Main topic: Asthma, Its Causes and Solutions. Plus, Herb of the Month: Artist Conk.
Herb of the Month featured the Artist Conk (Ganoderma applanatum) with information on the latest research for the medicinal use of this polypore.
This issue's book review is Know Your Chances by Steven Woloshin, MD, MS; Lisa Schwartz, MD, MS; and H. Gilbert Welch, MD, MPH. This EXCELLENT book is a Must Read! for those of us interested in issues affecting health.
Apprentice News features Apprentice Devon Bowes and her soon to be marketed items.
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