• Posts Tagged ‘Cold Remedies’

    Learning Herbs: Echinacea

    by  • April 24, 2012 • Herbs, Learning Herbs Series • 0 Comments

    TT_LH_Echinacea

    Echinacea Herb Profile: Latin Name: Echinacea purpurea, E. angustifolia, E. pallida Other Name: Purple Coneflower Description: Echinacea is a well-known healing herb. This beautiful prairie plant can grow between 2-4 feet tall displaying pinkish-purple, daisy-like flowers. There are several species of Echinacea that can be used medicinally: E. angustifolia, E. purpurea, and E. pallida....

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    Healthy You…Beating the “Cold” Season

    by  • January 13, 2012 • Healthy You, Herbs • 2 Comments

    (photo credit) During the crazy holiday shopping with my in-laws, we ran into a cashier with an interesting sense of humor. My 16 year old sister-in-law started humming “tis the season to be jolly…hmm hmm hmm hmm hmmmmm hmm hmm hmm hmm…”, and the next thing we knew, the cashier started singing that song…only...

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