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Stop Taking Echinacea & Goldenseal for Colds!

Stop Taking Echinacea and Goldenseal for Colds!
Host: Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live”

EchinaceaI know, this is sort of like sacrilege to some home remedy enthusiasts, but please, stop taking echinacea and goldenseal for colds! For whatever reason this combination of herbs has become famous as a cold remedy.  The only problem is- it doesn’t work.

Actually, that’s not the only problem. Not only doesn’t this combination work, but: Continue reading Stop Taking Echinacea & Goldenseal for Colds!


Kick the Cold and Flu!

Kick the Cold & Flu!
Host Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live

Kick the Cold and Flu!It’s that time of year again- cold and flu season. People are lining up for their flu shots, trusting in vaccines to prevent them from getting sick. Thousands of people visit their doctor’s office or outpatient clinic, missing time from work and school. Still more will walk the isles of the local pharmacy like semi-conscious zombies, seeking symptom relief through over-the-counter (OTC) pills, nasal sprays, syrups, cough drops, and anything with the word “MENTHOL” blasted all over it. Continue reading Kick the Cold and Flu!