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Thymus vulgaris (Thyme)

Thymus vulgaris                                 Common name: Thyme Family: Lamiaceae Part used: Aerial Constituents:  Volatile oil up to 3% inc. terpines such as thymol, carvacrol, borneol, and cineol; Tannins; Bitters; Resin; Flavonoids; Gums. Medicinal Actions:  Anti-septic, anti-helmintic, anti-viral, anti-bacterial, astringent, expectorant, secretolitic (decreases over-secretions), spasmolytic. Medicinal use:  The uses for thyme fall into the main categories of pulmonary, urinary, … Continue reading

Thymus vulgaris

Thymus vulgaris                                 Common name: Thyme Family: Lamiaceae Part used: Aerial Constituents:  Volatile oil up to 3% inc. terpines such as thymol, carvacrol, borneol, and cineol; Tannins; Bitters; Resin; Flavonoids; Gums. Medicinal Actions:  Anti-septic, anti-helmintic, anti-viral, anti-bacterial, astringent, expectorant, secretolitic (decreases over-secretions), spasmolytic. Medicinal use:  The uses for thyme fall into the main categories of pulmonary, urinary, … Continue reading

Food

Food The tendency can be to view food and medicine as two completely different things, however this should not be the case. Medicinal herbs can and should be considered to be of the same therapeutic order as foods. When using herbs the focus is primarily on the eliminative function of the body and the regeneration … Continue reading

Herbs (Latin)

Herbs by Latin Name A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z ———————————————————- A Achillea millefolium Aconitum napellus Acorus calamus Actaea racemosa (Cimicifuga racemosa) Aesculus hippocastanum Agropyron repens Alchemilla vulgaris Allium cepa Allium sativum Aloe barbadensis Althea … Continue reading

Herbs (Common)

Herbs by Common Name A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z ———————————————————- A Aconite Alfalfa Aloe American Cranesbill American Gromwell American Helebore Angelica Aniseed Arborvitae Arnica Ashwagandha Astragalus Take me to the top! B Bacopa Barberry … Continue reading

Anti-microbial

What is an Anti-microbial? Anti-microbials are herbs that help the body to destroy or resist pathogenic microorganisms. With herbal remedies you can aid the body in strengthening its own resistance while throwing off the illness. While some plant remedies contain chemicals which are strongly anti-septic, in general these herbs help to support the natural immune … Continue reading

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