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Podcast 081: Friends of Nettle (Herbal Formulas in Pairs)

…Herbs discussed include nettle, tulsi, ginger, linden, rosehips, cinnamon, & calendula. Want to learn more? If this episode makes you want to learn even more about the wonders of nettle,…

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Nettle: Herb of the Week

Nettle is one of the most-loved herbs – and there’s so much to love! For starters, Nettle is one of the most super of all the super foods. High in…

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Nettle and Friends – Nutritious Miracle Tea

…formula:2 parts Nettle Leaf1 part Dandelion Leaf1 part Red Clover Blossoms1/4 part Licorice root Nettle nourishes the kidneys, and has some fairly strong anti-histamine action. Dandelion is a diuretic that…

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Podcast 082: Common Herbs and Cancer

…that you have plenty of nettle leaf right along with your nettle seed. Ryn: 00:47:42 Yeah, you can tincture the nettle seed that works out just great. Crush them up…

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Podcast 078: DIY Herbal Spring Cleaning Products

…Herbstalk event – it’s Boston’s home-grown herbal conference, and the Plant of the Year for 2019 is nettles. For only $10, you get a full rundown of nettles’ amazing medicinal…

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Herbal Relief from Seasonal Allergies

…a tea I call “Nettle and Friends”. Nettle is one of the best herbal anti-histamines around, so not only are you nourishing your kidneys, but you’re also having direct anti-allergy…

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Raising Healthy Children, Part 5

…anytime, a cup of nettle tea will do wonders! High in minerals and vitamins, nettle tea has a special affinity for the kidneys and adrenal glands. So many of us…

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Podcast 069: How To Choose The Right Herbs For Sleep

…was talking about nettle and we were talking about nettle’s ability to reduce histamine reaction. One of the students said, ”Wait, why?”, and we sent them home because these are…

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Podcast 117: A Week In The Life Of Two Herbalists

…incense, and room spray! As if that weren’t enough, allergy season is starting around here, and we’re looking to get our supportive herbs in as soon as possible. Nettle &…

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Podcast 043: Salad Isn’t Salad & Back-To-School Herbs

…you. Herbs discussed include violet, dandelion, garlic mustard, lamb’s quarters, plantain, linden, nettle, mulberry, blueberry, barberry, basil, sage, parsley, dill, cilantro, radicchio, arugula (hey, salad diversity is what it’s all…

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Gah! Gout! Simple Herbs for Gout and Kidney Support

…For a quick fix, there’s not much better than simply introducing goldenrod (Solidago spp.) or nettle (Urtica dioica) into your daily routine. Goldenrod’s diuretic effect comes from its volatile oil…

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Podcast 119: Learn Herbalism Like an Instrument or Language

…hard. It’s not complicated. You can make a great pot of Nettle infusion. And you may not love the flavor, but it’s going to give you those minerals. It’s going…

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Podcast 107: Herbs for Whole30: Help Reduce Cravings, Improve Digestion, & Boost Nutrition

…dandelion, parsley, basil, nettle, astragalus, codonopsis, shiitake / maitake, & seaweeds. Mentioned in this episode: The Holistic Herbalism Podcast, episode 76: Herbs to Control Sugar Cravings Fire Cider Nettle and…

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Podcast 109: Sustainability for Herbalists

…whether that is a pound of nettle, dried nettle leaves or a thing in capsules or anything in between, we need to be thinking was this sustainably made? ,Was it…

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Podcast 077: Urban Wildcrafting Ethics & Guidelines

…there’s actually a whole patch of nettles there that you’re not seeing. Ryn (00:37:34): Don’t go tromping through. Step, carefully, step lightly, know what you’re standing on. Talking about knowing…

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Podcast 046: Caring for Eldercaregivers & Botulism

…shop for $7; Alexandra, who’s interested in the business program; Katie, who’s interested in the Lyme disease online course; Nettle_Farmer, who has questions about energetics and constitutions, which I was…

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Self-Heal: Herb of the Week

…together and what do you get? Allergy support! You’ve probably heard about Nettle for allergies, but that’s not the only plant that excels in this area. When you’re working with…

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Dietary Changes Project

…of it you don’t eat anything. maintain this every day. take one fasted day per week: only liquids, e.g. nettle & friends, demulcent cold infusions, mushroom decoctions, etc. (if not…

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Podcast 076: Herbs to Control Sugar Cravings

…a carby/sugary food. The Holistic Herbalism Podcast, episode 23: Schisandra & Peppermint – in which Katja embarked upon her 100-day schisandra experiment. Nettle & Friends – our classic formula. For…

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Homemade Baby Formula

…to grind it yourself in a coffee grinder. My favorite seaweed comes from Atlantic Holdfast nettle tea or another high mineral tea unrefined coconut oil, or good quality ghee –…

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Podcast 041: Pets’ Paws & Topical EO Safety

…to be allergic to ragweed than to chamomile, and it’s more likely for people to be allergic to chamomile than to nettle. But those are just sort of guidelines, right?…

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Podcast 063: Top 7 Herbs for Nutritionists and Dietitians

…stomach cramps – isn’t it a “painkilling herb”? (Listen in for the answer!) Herbs discussed include meadowsweet, tulsi, schisandra, chamomile, Irish moss, shiitake & maitake, nettle, rose, & calamus. Mentioned…

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Vital[ist] Lifestyle Interventions

…physical or energetic nourishment. We often say something like: “this nettle we’re giving you isn’t ‘medicine’; you were nettle-deficient!” So while we may suggest tonic herbal preparations to aid in…

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Podcast 050: West Virginia Herbal Medics

…problem with it, often we’re looking at how we can help them get more micronutrients, too. But instead of just saying, “Here’s this great tea with oat straw and nettle”,…

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Bone Broth Demystified

…of vegetables in your bowl. Go ahead and add green things like Nettle Leaf, Dandelion Leaf, even fresh Parsley as well for their super nutrient content! Preparation There’s no special…

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Varicose Veins: The Updated Post

…tea too – the original post listed Calendula, Red Clover, and Yarrow, and those are fantastic! You could also use Violet, Nettle, Dandelion, to stay in the lymph-moving theme (plus,…

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Successful Self-Experimentation, part 4: Connection

…on Fridays. Four hours’ sitting in the Tuesday status meeting, backache every Tuesday night. Still others could be on the scale of a month or longer. Drank Nettle and Friends…

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Podcast 060: Herbal Resolutions

nettle and linden together to replace the violet. If you’re looking for the lymphatic action that violet has, then you could try calendula and red clover together, or chickweed to…

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Dandelion: Herb of the Week

…like edema. Here’s another quick recipe from our book, featuring dandelion leaf: Steady Cycle Tea. 1 cup nettle leaf 1 cup dandlion leaf 1/2 cup goldenrod herb 1/2 cup self-heal…

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Podcast 053: The Apothekers

…in the winter, so they’d taste as stale as possible. It’s really disgusting. Within a month of drinking your gut heal tea and nettle and things, I was able to…

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Podcast 052: Intentional Inconvenience, Rhodiola Rhapsody, Stimulants for Midwives, & “Poisonous Mints”

…00:44:05 Galeopsis species are sometimes referred to as hemp nettle. The species that was mostly discussed in this book was galeopsis tetrahit, but there are galeopsis speciosa and a couple…

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Purple Loosestrife: Herb of the Week

…on what plants are the strongest and most abundant. Usually that includes boneset, blue vervain, nettle, plantain, yarrow, and catnip, at the least, and often I will add in some…

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Podcast 049: A Few Herbs On Our Shelf

nettle, and so on. You know, plan wisely. If you don’t have a problem with getting up to go pee and no difficulty getting back to sleep, great, drink it…

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Podcast 028: Herbal Allies for Eating Disorders & Herbal Muscle Rub

…essential oil.) Herbs discussed include ashwagandha, calamus, betony, catnip, chamomile, pothos, ginger, goldenrod, meadowsweet, cinnamon, peppermint. Mentioned in this podcast: Nettle & Friends Don’t forget! Herbal Medicine for Beginners, our…

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Red Seaweeds: Herb of the Week

…important parts of summer!), here’s a favorite remedy for back pain: nori and a hot water bottle, plus a pot of tea (in this case, ginger, chamomile, nettle, and tulsi)….

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Ground Ivy: Herb of the Week

…similar way to Nettle or Dandelion leaf, not particularly bitter, and mildly aromatic. Sometimes It’s Hard To Hear Sometimes, we like to give herbs a concise little one-liner to sum…

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Podcast 067: Two Herbalists Get The Flu

…ivy, mullein, catnip, nettle, blue vervain, thyme, garlic, elecampane, angelica, osha, codonopsis, pleurisy root, marshmallow, Irish moss, monarda, tulsi, rose, & orange. How many of those herbs are you familiar…

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Podcast 113: Grow Your Own Herbs

…not gonna do anything. We put some Nettle in. Some of the Cilantro came back because I let it go to seed. And mostly it was a ton of Mugwort,…

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The Importance of Unstructured Time

…poorer for it. So this week, we’re throwing the plans out the window! Sure, I didn’t pass up the opportunity to introduce them to stinging nettle today. We had fun…

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Herb of the Week Project

…name nettle Urtica dioica dandelion Taraxacum off. plantain Plantago major, P. lanceolata burdock Arctium lappa mugwort Artemisia vulgaris st john’s wort Hypericum perforatum tulsi Ocimum sanctum skullcap Scutellaria lateriflora red…

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Tea of the Month: April

…the end of the third day, everything came out normal. We like to give her Nettle powder as well in her food, and whole Chamomile flowers when she’s a little…

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Violet: Herb of the Week

…like a moistening version of nettles. So many people love nettles, but they’re really quite drying. So if you’re a person who runs dry, add equal parts violet and nettles…

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Podcast 071: Herbs for Seasonal Allergies

…nose runneth over, listen in and meet some herbal allies who can help you keep contained! Herbs mentioned include nettle, goldenrod, red clover, eyebright, yerba santa, marshmallow, horseradish, & chamomile….

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