ON September 03,2015

Choosing Safe Herbs for Your Kids

Herbs and kids go together like two peas in a pod, with many lovely, gentle herbs that children readily respond to. These botanicals can be used to not only bring aid to little ones during times of illness but also to inspire children with the wonders of nature and the plant world. Yet, if we…

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  ON June 19,2015

The Herb Safety Continuum Scale

In terms of safety, it is helpful to consider where various types of herbs fall on the herb safety continuum scale of 1 to 5 ( Hobbs, C.). Nourishing herbs are on the left side of the scale with a safety rating of 1, as they are very safe and can be consumed daily as often as…

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