arnica

April 8, 2018
joint pain

Joint Pain / Arthritis

Joint pain includes bursitis, tendinitis, arthritis, and sprains.  Joint conditions can worsen when a person is overweight. For inflammation from an injury, apply ice as soon as possible, and rest, compress, and elevate, and try taking turmeric or ginger root to reduce inflammation.  With mild injuries, gently massage anti-inflammatory topical creams. Consult […]
April 9, 2018
skin & wound health

Skin and Wound Health

Many herbs can help with various skin ailments from dry skin, itchy areas, burns, wrinkles, growths, and cuts. Skin conditions can include eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, and more.  For acute situations, consult a Doctor. Wounds When a cut occurs, apply firm pressure with a clean cloth for 15 minutes and elevate […]
May 2, 2018
arnica

Arnica (Arnica montana) Research

Latin Name: Arnica montana Family:  Asteraceae Arnica is found in many immune system  strengthening preparations and also has anti-inflammatory action and may reduce bruising.  The plant is considered poisonous. RESEARCH The listings of research below represent a compilation of scientific articles found on the species, with a very brief overview […]