Oregano, Thymus capitatus or origanum vulgare What is Oregano Oil: Oregano oil was first used in ancient Greece to treat a variety of infectious diseases. Since then, its popularity has grown and it is considered, among many herbalists, as one of the most effective naturally occuring broad-spectrum antibiotics available. Its marked antimicrobial effects against bacteria, […]
About Heather Terry
Heather Terry is a current student of Traditional Chinese Medicine with a special interest in Chinese Herbology. Upon graduating from Southwest Acupuncture College, she looks forward to specializing in functional medicine with a focus on autoimmune conditions. She is also a 200-hr yoga instructor and loves integrating eastern philosophies into western culture.
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What is Astragalus? Astragalus (Huang Qi) has been used in China since the 2nd century, and has spread around the globe since then. It is now considered in the West, as one of the foremost immunostimulant herbs, used especially during the months preceding cold and flu season. It’s ability to increase white blood cells and […]