Energy and Immunity
Astragalus has been used in Chinese medicine as a restorative herb to help the immune system and be useful in recovery from fatigue, illness, weakness, loss of appetite, and wasting diseases. It supports the immune system, and protects the liver.* It has been traditionally used in the recovery of respiratory illness. There are studies that demonstrate that astragalus increases leukocytes, interleukin-2, immune cell density and motility.
Astragalus (HUANG QI),Organic Gluten-Free Alcohol and Distilled Water.
Shake well before using. Sediment does not alter quality. Add 2-6 droppers full or 1/4 - 3/4 tsp 2-4 times per day in warm water. Do not use if you are feverish or seal is broken. If taking prescription drugs, inform health practitioner before use. Keep from children. Store in cool dark place.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration: This Product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
A Pocket Full of Posies (book)
In Posie you find ancient wisdom written by a Wise Woman, who tells us her truths about the use of herbs in the practical manners of life, including: Aging gracefully for men and women, the good use of fats and oils in our diets, proteins for growth, and life benefits of chocolate. Herbs are food that feed and nourish the body towards good health. Written with lightness and love, Posie connects us to the basics of living.
“This book exemplifies what is true about Martha Benedict: It is filled with great intelligence, no-nonsense advice, endearing wit, and mastery of her subject” – Carol Shwery, D.C.
“Experienced, and more experienced, with deep integrity, Martha blends Chinese herbology, Western herbology and nutrition in the wisest way.” – Holly Guzman, O.M.D., L.Ac.