Acoros Calamus was used among Native American tribes. The Cree say that they can use Calamus root and "travel great distances without touching the ground." This is likely a reference to "astral projection".
Mandrake is potentially very dangerous. It has been used as a medicine, only it requires a very knowledgable professional to do so. All parts of the plant contain atropine, scopolamine, and hyoscyamine.
Medicinal uses: as a tonic, for hay fever, inflammation, muscle spasms, menstrual disorders, insomnia, ulcers, gastrointestinal disorders, hemorrhoids, skin conditions such as eczema, chickenpox, and psoriasis.
Chamomile is most commonly used to sooth and ease nerves, anxiety, stress, help with insomnia, and ease symptoms associated with a sore throat or the common cold. The pharmacological phytochemicals that it produces show far more medicinal benefits than what its most well known for. One such series of compounds is called polyphenols. According an academic journal discussing its benefits, "Chamomile can help in improving cardiovascular conditions, stimulate immune system and provide some protection against cancer." Each phytochemical it contains has with it an arsenal of medicinal properties. It's also often suggested by professional herbalist to calm overly active children. Today, it's one of the most popular herbal remedies on the planet. It's also one of the most under-rated in my opinion.
Why buy ridiculously small quantities of low quality chamomile tea at places like Walgreens, Walmart, and CVS when you can get an enormous bag of the high quality flowers and reusable tea bags from The Bear online. This supply is large enough to last you up to a year maybe, depending upon your frequency of use. Take a look at the image below to get an idea of just how much bang you're getting for the buck. The price isn't really too much more than you would pay for a box of this tea at the local grocery store either.
For the price that you would pay for an extremely small quantity of packaged Chamomile tea bag from the grocery store, you can buy entire quarter pounds, half pounds, and pounds here. This means that you can save yourself a ton of money and have an herbal supply that last much longer. Reusable Tea bags and other related products are also available, including capsules. The photo above shows just how much herb you get when purchasing from The Bouncing Bear.
All products provided and discussed here are ethically harvested with full respect to future generations. They are grown organically by indigenous cultures, and often times cultivated right here in the United States by organic farmers. Products are 100% heirloom and not genetically modified in any way. The quantities typically range from quarter pounds to pounds. Certain items are sold by the ounce.
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