From our list of herbs and spices, the following are recommended for Lungs:
- Astragalus Root
- Eucalyptus Leaf
- Fennel Seed
- Ginkgo Biloba
- Juniper Berry
- Mullein Leaf
- Orris Root
Natural Cures and Remedies for Lungs
Thus , our daily diet should consist of four-fifth of alkaline-forming foods such as juicy fruits, tubers, legumes, ripe fruits, leafy and root vegetables and one fifty of acid-forming foods containing concentrated proteins and starches such as meat, fish, bread and cereals. Eating sensibly in this manner will ensure the necessary alkalinity of the food which will keep the body in perfect health.
You can make medicinal teas as infusions and decoctions. An infusion pulls the active principles from the herbs into water, typically hot water poured over the herbs. An infusion is used with the more delicate parts of herbs such as flowers, leaves, and stems. You can use fresh or dried plant material for tea infusions and steep by the cup, usually for 8 to 10 minutes-or, for a stronger medicinal e?ect, steep 4 hours or overnight. Dosage depends on the condition being addressed, but a typical medicinal brew is made with 4 or 5 tablespoons of herbs in 1 quart of water, infused overnight, strained the next morning, and consumed that day. In contrast, bitter herbs, such as hops, are best steeped for a shorter amount of time to limit their bitter taste. A little practice will go a long way here.
Astragalus Root, Bromelain, Cinnamon, Coltsfoot, Elecampane, Eucalyptus Leaf, Eyebright, Fennel Seed, Fenugreek, Ginkgo Biloba, Horehound, Inula, Juniper Berry, Lobelia, Mullein Leaf, Myrrh, Nettle, Orris Root, Quercetin, Thyme
As you read through the pages, you should firstly feel more informed about the disease and how it’s affecting your body. Second, I provide you with an alternative to conventional treatments – and suggest a more holistic approach to healing that is gentler and more conducive to the natural ways of your body. Thirdly, I am empowering you, as an acid reflux sufferer, to make the decisions that you are most comfortable with in light of the various treatment choices that are actually available to you.
Shingles is a chicken pox virus resurfacing’, usually when one’s immune system is not working as well as it should. The treatment below, both internal and external, should bring quick relief. If you are not getting satisfactory results, consult a herbalist for stronger immune support and antiviral herbs.
Contraindications, Interactions, and Side Effects (White Mustard) – Class 2d (AHP). Ingestion of large quantities can cause irritant poisoning. Commission E reports seed permitted for external use only. Contraindications: children younger than 6 years and those with renal disease (mustard oil is absorbed through the skin). Even an external poultice should be limited to 510
Contraindications, Interactions, and Side Effects (Tormentil) – Class 1 (AHP).”Hazards and/or side effects not known for proper therapeutic dosages” (PH2). Sensitive individuals may experience stomach upset and vomiting (BIS; KOM; SHT). The warning, with which CAN lambasts uva-ursi, should as well apply to other herbs with as much tannin, “In view of the high tannin content, prolonged use may cause chronic liver impairment.” No contraindications known (BIS). Consult physician if diarrhea persists for more than 3 days (PIP).