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Uva Ursi, sometimes referred to as bearberry, is one of those medicinal herbs that you may not hear a lot about. However, this is one of the natural herbal supplements worth getting to know to support good bladder health. Let's take a closer look at Uva Ursi Leaf, its potential benefits, and how to find the best herbal supplements for bladder health.   A Closer Look at Uva Ursi Leaf Uva Ursi is a type of evergreen shrub that grows close to the ground. As the plant matures, its branches take on a reddish-brown color, and the flower blooms transform into...

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Just as the adrenal glands coordinate with multiple body systems, medicinal herbs that promote adrenal health work holistically and synergistically, benefiting multiple organs. Not surprisingly, adaptogens figure prominently among the ingredients. Just like the adrenal glands themselves, adaptogens help us handle stress: They support the flight-or-flight reactions to temporary emergencies, while also helping the body know when to flip off that emergency switch and relax. Here’s a look at just a few of the herbal supplements for adrenal health. You’ll find these herbal remedies in our online store, as single-herb extracts and as components in our Adrenal Balance formula. Overview...

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Big Pharma can only envy Mother Nature’s pharmacopeia. Unlike expensive pharmaceuticals, the herbal remedies that have calming properties—natural supplements that boost a sense of well-being, support restful sleep, promote relaxed muscle tone, and help the body cope with stress—work gently and without risk of addiction. Here are four calming herbs from nature’s pharmacy. You’ll find them in our online store, as single-herb extracts and in such formulas as Adrenal Balance, Kava Calm, Thyro Calm and Women’s Daily. 1. Lavender Has anyone experienced the beauty and fragrance of Provence’s lavender fields without feeling that all is right with the world? Although...

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What’s not to like about Goji berries? Their bright red-orange color is highly attractive. They’re prolific growers (not only in their native China, but in other places around the world, including North America). They’re tasty (recalling cranberries when dried and tomatoes when juiced) and they pack a nutritional punch. The abundance of nutrients is what puts goji berries high on the list of herbal supplements. You’ll find this little dynamo among the 100% alcohol-free liquid herbal supplements offered in our online store, as a single-herb extract. Historical Facts about Goji Berries Goji berries have been cultivated in China, Tibet, Nepal,...

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For more than 2,000 years, herbalist in India have been using chanca piedra to promote health. For centuries, Amazonians has revered this herb’s properties to help maintain renal health, from the kidneys to the bladder and ureter. You don’t need to travel to the tropics, however, to experience the benefits of this small, grassy shrub. Chanca piedra is one of the many liquid herbal supplements carried in our online natural herbal supplements store. “Stone Breaker” History Chanca piedra translates as “stone breaker.” The name came from Spanish explorers, after learning that the indigenous people of Amazonian regions were effectively using...

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