Based on Chapter 10 from The Beginners Guide to Natural Living by Larry Cook, host Zoe Simpson explains the three major classifications of herbs and why they promote healing in our body. Distributed by Tubemogul.
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Medicinal Herbs for healing purposes have been used for thousands of years. When used properly and with care they are quite safe and effective. There are three major classifications for herbs: Tonics, Specifics, and Heroics. Tonics nourish cells and organs and are used for long periods of time. Specifics have a specific job to do for a limited time and fine-tune biochemical processes or enhance the flow of chi. Heroics blast through energy blocks and dramatically move or inhibit energy. Herbs can be taken as taken as tinctures, teas, or capsules. Manufacturers make it easy to use herbs, by giving both the functional purposes behind each herb, as well as suggested dosages. Dozens of herbs and herbal combinations are available to today to help facilitate healing in almost any area of the body. If you like to learn more about holistic dentistry and the natural living lifestyle, you can read this informative book, “The Beginners Guide to Natural Living.”

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