One of the recipes in her book is for Kloss's Liniment. According to Rosemary, This is a very old, very strong recipe, and it's one of the finest disinfectant remedies you'll ever have on hand. First concocted by that famous old herbalist Dr. Jethro Kloss, this liniment is useful for reducing inflammation of the muscles, cleansing wounds, and soothing insect bites.
Tonics, adaptogens, and alteratives all show us new ways of thinking about our health as balance, as something that can be built and supported over time. As we follow our paths as herbalists, may we not limit ourselves by only thinking in terms of how herbs can help us when we are ill. May we learn, too, how herbs can support us when we are well, how they can bring us into our full potential. May we learn how herbs work for our highest good.
Siberian Ginseng Benefits Siberian ginseng, also known as Eleuthero, is considered as a normalizer, stress reducer and energizer. It has been traditionally used to negate stress and fatigue. It is often used as a tonic to invigorate a person physically and mentally.
Next time you're feeling restless, try eating a few spoons of celery seed (sprinkle them over a salad or in a soup). The essential oils extracted from celery seed have been shown to work very well tranquilizing the nervous system. These seeds are also VERY helpful in reducing the level of uric acid - a VERY important fact for Gout sufferers to take advantage of. #dherbs #healthtips