Growing up in the swamp, I learned from the Woman. She helped me to understand the benefits of different herbal teas.
Info about Allie: I can remember when Mother saw the Woman for the first time. The Woman wore a robe made of deer skin and a skirt made of moss. She carried a spear. Mother was speechless. I laughed to myself.
This herb is one of the oldest folk remedies for the treatment of amenorrhea, which is the absence of the menstrual cycle after the onset of menstruation. Blessed thistle stimulates the production of bile by the liver, and if often used by folk healers to treat liver disorders. This herb is also reputed to perk up a sluggish appetite, improve circulation, and stimulate memory. Herbalists used blessed thistle to resolve blood clots and to stop bleeding.
*Helps regulate menstrual cycle.
*Used in treating liver problems.
*Improves the appetite.
*Helps to stop bleeding.
How to make a tea:
Steep 1 to 2 teaspoons of dried Blessed Thistle leaves and flowers in 8 ounces of boiling water for 10 minutes. Blessed Thistle can be combined with other herbs as well.
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