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Daily herb tip: echinacea for mastitis

Echinacea purpurea
Echinacea purpurea
Julie Cameron

Echinacea, known for its immune boosting abilities, is also highly effective for inflammatory conditions and works well for skin eruptions such as boils and poison ivy, as well as infections (both viral and bacterial) such as septicemia, and mastitis.

For more information about echinacea, see your local herbal shop: Apothecary Tinctura in Denver, Rebecca's Herbal Apothecary in Boulder.