Monthly Archives: September 2019

The food and medicine of Prickly Pear cactus

Prickly Pear Cactus. Awesome food and medicine. Just don’t forget to remove the spines and glochids or you’ll regret it…   https://www.facebook.com/basmatidotcom/videos/2138707573098502/

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Herbs your patients are taking: Saw Palmetto

Advanced topics in herbalism. https://www.facebook.com/mycustomherbs/videos/422313375113182/ BPH, benign prostate hypertrophy, PCOS, hormonal imbalances, fertility, reproductive health, hirsutism

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Meet the weeds: Chickweed. Gentle but effective!

  https://basmati.com/2019/09/25/meet-weeds-chickweed-food-medicine UTI, fluid retention, eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis, detox, lymph, swollen glands, itchy skin

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3 hearty & grounding mushroom recipes for fall

Mushroom season is wrapping up here in the San Juans but just getting going elsewhere. Here are a few ideas on what to do with your bounty (or what you’ve foraged from teh market).   https://basmati.com/2019/09/20/3-hearty-grounding-mushroom-recipes-fall wild mushrooms, immune system, … Continue reading

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Enokitake (Enoki) Mushrooms!

Enoki mushrooms – those skinny little white mushrooms that are delicious in stir fries – are also good medicine.   https://www.facebook.com/basmatidotcom/videos/401950884027996/

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Bilberries!

Bilberry. Been great for my eyes and those of several clients :) And it’s tasty!   https://www.facebook.com/basmatidotcom/videos/1395091853982210/ capillaries, varicose veins, cognition, brain, vision, eyes, glaucoma, kidneys

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Sacred Trees: Hawthorn folklore, medicine and food

https://basmati.com/2019/09/12/sacred-trees-hawthorn-folklore-medicine-food heart, cardiovascular, asthma, depression, anxiety, love  

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Advanced Topics in Botanical Medicine – Ginkgo

My Custom Herbs – Advanced topics in botanical medicine: Herbs your patients are taking: Ginkgo Uses, clinical data on efficacy, interactions, safety and adverse effects.   https://www.facebook.com/mycustomherbs/videos/2567285749985767/

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Essential Oil Essentials: Blend our own seasonal scent for autumn

Making a personal autumn perfume blend…   https://basmati.com/2019/09/03/essential-oil-essentials-blend-your-own-seasonal-scent-autumn   autumn, fall, seasons, perfumery, essential oils, aromatherapy

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Time for harvesting Acorns!

  https://www.facebook.com/basmatidotcom/videos/1157870587934058/ nutritious, protein, fat, vitamins, minerals, baking, survival food

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How to use Hollyhocks

Hollyhocks…they’re all over Durango at the moment!   https://www.facebook.com/basmatidotcom/videos/918059945196717/

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The herbs your patients are taking

This week’s FB Live…What herbs your patients are taking. Traditional use, clinical trials, interactions, safety. St. John’s Wort is the featured herb.   https://www.facebook.com/mycustomherbs/videos/1319424591567301/

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MEDICINAL PLANTS TO START IN YOUR FALL GARDEN

Great medicinals to plant this fall! https://basmati.com/2019/08/28/medicinal-plants-start-your-fall-garden gardening, autumn, calendula, tulsi, skullcap, wild yam, black cohosh, mullein, geranium, oregano, chives, horehound, marjoram, mint, thyme, sweet woodruff, angelica, bee balm, blue vervain, california poppy, echinacea, chamomile, lavender, sage, violet

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