Basic Information Common name: Boneset Other Names: Thoroughwort Latin Binomial: Eupatorium perfoliatum Parts Used: Dried aerial parts   Medicinal Uses Boneset is effective in breaking fevers, making it particularly useful for influenza as it relieves accompanying muscles aches and pains in the process. In fact, its name is derived from its established reputation of effectively […]

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Basic Information Common name: Turmeric Other Names: Haldi, Jiang Huang, Shati, Indian Saffron Latin Binomial: Curcuma longa Parts Used: Rhizome   Medicinal Uses Turmeric has long been used in India and Southern Asia to treat digestive and liver problems. Its popularity began to spread in the 15th century, when trade routes opened between Europe and […]

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