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  • 00:59

    Making Herbal Medicine on Herbal Prepper Live

    in Education

    Making Herbal Medicine!
    The Herbal Prepper Live
    on American Preppers Radio!
    Sundays 7:00pm/Est 6:00pm/Ct 5:00pm/Mt 4:00pm/Pt
    Live Listen and Chat go to: http://prepperbroadcasting.com/listen-chat/


    If you suddenly had no access to a pharmacy, or if pharmacy shelves were to lay bare with no hope for resupply, what would you do for medicine when you or your family is sick?


    Knowing how to make herbal medicines will be an important, life-saving, and barter-worthy skill post-disaster. Being able to make teas, tinctures, salves, steams, lotions, and powders can turn a garden, field, or garden into your own 


    Read More→ HERE: 


    Tags: American Preppers Radio, Prepper Broadcasting, The Herbal Prepper, Health Care

  • 02:02

    Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Herbal Teacher Brigitte Mars

    in Self Help

    Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Brigitte Mars. Brigitte Mars is an herbalist from Boulder, Colorado, with over 40 years’ experience in natural lifestyles. She is the author of  The Desktop Guide to Herbal Medicine, Country Almanac of Home Remedies, Addiction Free Naturally, The Sexual Herbal, The HempNut Cookbook, Rawsome!, and Healing Herbal Teas. She has a  private practice, helps out at Pharmaca,  and has a local weekly radio show on KGNU called Naturally. Check out her website http://brigittemars.com


    this episode Q&A includes:


    • infusions are food stuffs we have as normal part of our diets- rotate through all five!


    • eczema- plantain and comfrey leaf or comfrey root infusion soaked in..


    • dog- skin irritation and hair loss- plantain oil..


    • symbolic death state- menopause more powerful transition than puberty..


    • walnut looks like a skull- connected to third eye and protection..


    • ask a friend to be a guardian to cover your back..


    • persistent athletes foot- hysterical hygiene, white vinegar, oak bark, golden seal and horsetail externally


    • sweet is the taste of life..


    • find ways to be gentle, tender and precious with yourself..


     

  • 02:01

    Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Creative Entrepreneurship Jim Beach

    in Self Help

    Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Jim Beach. Jim Beach's first book, School for Startups, was published by McGraw-Hill in June 2011 and reached as high as number 9 on Amazon's business section.  Jim has started businesses and has taught entrepreneurship around the world and he recently won the Small Business Administration Media Advocate Award for his terrestrial radio show.


    this episode Q&A includes:


    • moxibustion..


    • gua sha and cupping to break down capillary bed..


    • stage 4  cancer- drinking infusions, morphine, nausea and breathing issues..


    • candida overgrowth and possible co infection- oak bark brew sitz bath..


    • pregnant home birth and successful birthing..


    • making dandelion tincture..


    • edema- cleavers and moving lymphatic fluid..


    • mrsa- antibiotic resistant- herbal anti infectives..


    • eating grains- grain is the sacred food!!

  • 00:16

    Community Garden Shout Out to Rhode Island

    in Gardening

    Greetings!


    Today, we'll talk about various Groups in Rhode Island and what they are doing to help promote Community Gardens and how they do it.


    1)  Promoting Farming is the Farm Fresh.org Group


    2)  What a Land Trust does:  Southside Community Land Trust


    3)  A Community Garden:  Fox Point Community Garden


    Thanks! for joining us.


    Have a Great Community Garden Day!


    Mary K. Hukill, Author and Radio Show Host


    Email:  communitygardenrevolution@gmail.com


    Books and AudioBooks:  Community Garden Revolution, and,


                                            Community Garden Revolution Notes!


    www.natesamericanmadestore.com for 10% OFF Discount on your ONLINE order of Garden Equipment and Tools.  Put in the promo code "comgar15" at checkout.


    www.tropiflora.com for your ONLINE order of Tropical plants.  Ask about 10% OFF your first order.  They do ship Worldwide.


    Catalogs of interest:  Totally Tomatoes and Shumways.


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  • 02:01

    Ask Herbal health Expert Susun Weed & Wisdom of the Body Teana David

    in Self Help

    Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Teana David. 
    Téana David is committed to nurturing the wisdom of the body.  She is the Director of Pilates Education at David Barton Gym Astor Place in New York City, where she teaches one-on-one apparatus sessions, mat classes, and leads Pilates teacher training courses.  Like her mentor, Joseph Pilates, she was a competitive gymnast growing up and studied many dance disciplines including ballet, tap and modern. Téana is an advanced Yoga practitioner of 18 years, is certified in Thai Massage, and recently completed a live-out Herbal Medicine apprenticeship with Susun Weed in the Wise Woman Tradition. She holds an MFA from the Buddhist-inspired Naropa University where she studied contemporary performance techniques with an emphasis in Somatic Movement. Téana's Pilates certification is in the lineage of Pilates elder Carola Trier and augmented by Irene Dowd's comprehensive Kinesthetic Anatomy course.
     


    this episode Q&A includes:


    • Susun's preference on personal care products- shampoo, face wash, toothpaste and deodorant..


    • yogurt- absolute star food- makes you more resilient..


    • cystic acne- vitamin A and carotenes, clay, spiritual aspect..


    • increasing nutrition for small child with a lot of food and environmental allergies..


    • Barrett's Esophagus- slippery elm balls, linden, dandelion..


    • bone broth additions of sea weed and mushrooms..


    • high blood pressure- lack of sleep, exercise and motherwort or hawthorne..

  • 02:00

    Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sports Doctor Bob Weil

    in Self Help

    Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr. Robert Weil. Dr. Bob discusses all aspects of sports medicine, shoes, youth safety, health, wellness, and sports performance for both adults and children.This includes injury prevention, current sports news, plus information in all areas of Sports Medicine - mental and physical - with an emphasis on the role of the foot and the use of orthotics. Dr. Bob is the host of The Sports Doctor, heard on http://www.healthylife.net, Wednesdays at 3 pm CT.  He was also formerly on WDCB 90.9 FM in Chicago for more than 20 years. His Sports Doctor newspaper column is also published in The Aurora Beacon News and the Naperville Sun.


    this episode Q&A includes:


    • cyst on breast or infected hair follicle?


    • 5 year old taking poisonous herbs with h pyrlori- important bacteria- can be present with no problems..


    • keep in your heart and mind that your children are perfect- a gift every parent can give..


    • effects of sauerkraut and yogurt are different- yogurt soothes digestive tissues- sauerkraut increases intestinal bacteria..


    • motherwort tincture to ease children's fears..


    • digestive upset arises from nervous system disruption that takes place while sleeping..


    • estrogens and how they work throughout a woman's life..


    • the liver is the guardian of the skin in oriental medicine- dandelion and burdock..


    • comfrey for the skin..


    • possible abscess on tooth- herbal anti infective- echinacea and poke tinctures..


    • ongoing bladder infection and other possibilities..


    • poke is the kind of thing to have in an emergency- benign thing- cleavers or chickweed..


    • juicing throws away all food value and drink the sugar..

  • 01:45

    Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

    in Self Help

    Susun Weed answers 75 minutes of herbal health questions.


    this episode Q&A includes:


    • birth control and birth control pills..


    • making tinctures from fresh and dry plant material of usnea, osha and echinacea..


    • during menopause- unless you have a problem that is going to kill you, stay away from doctors..


    • syndrome- collection of symptoms- not a disease..


    • PCOS is genetic, you are born with it..


    • sabal palm- medicinal?


    • poke root can damage your kidneys- not to be taken in large doses..


    • 'Down There' for information on herpes..


    • Barrett's Esophagus- slippery elm and dandelion..


    • rheumatoid arthritis- movement, pain management and astragalus..


    •  sugar in the diet..


    • acne, yarrow and koalin clay..


    • and much more..


     

  • 00:16

    Community Garden "Shout Out": Huntsville, AL, Menasha, WI, Casper, Wyoming

    in Gardening

    Greetings!  This week I'll be giving a "Shout Out" to some Community Garden Groups:


    1)  CASA Community Garden in Madison County, Huntsville, Alabama


    2)  Community Garden Partnership:  Goodwill


         a Program of Goodwill NCW in Menasha, Wisconsin


    3)  The Girl's Architecht Club in Casper, Wyoming, who is a part of the Wyoming's 


         Food for Thought's Community Garden Project, and started the James Reeb park


         Community Garden


     


    Thanks!


    Have a Great Community Garden Day!


    Mary K. Hukill, Author and Radio Show Host


    Email:  communitygardenrevolution@gmail.com


    Books and AudioBooks:  Community Garden Revolution


                                             Community Garden Revolution Notes


    www.natesamericanmadestore.com has 10% OFF Discount for folks when you shop and purchase at the Garden section on Equipment and Tools.  Type in the promo code "comgar15" and receive at checkout 10% OFF.  Shop!


    www.tropiflora.com has the BEST Tropical plants and they do ship Worldwide.  Look at their ONLINE store for your Tropical plants.  Receive 10% OFF on your first ONLINE order. 


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  • 00:31

    Herbal Intellect Episode 11: An Introduction to Herbalism

    in Health

    Live on nubiahoodradio.com


    Live on Blogtalk Radio


    Tune in to Herbal Intellect this Saturday at 4pm Pacific


    Hetepu!


    On this week's show we will discuss:



    Intro and updates
    The Science of Herbalism
    How to get the most benefit out of your  herbs
    Examples of common herbs
    Free downloadable Powerpoint presentation to accompany the show


    Here are some upcoming show topics:



    More on Stress and your Thoughts
    The Enteric Nervous system
    Diabetes and Sugar Addiction in black America
    Coffee the herb, and Caffeine the Drug
    Lupus, What Can We Do?


    Take the poll at herbalintelelct.wordpress.com


    Don't be shy, discuss with Us. Call in to the studio at 323-815-8729


    Voice your concerns about disease and health in our black community!


    Have chronic stress or other health concerns? Sign up for a health consultation!


    Support black businesses now and always!


    Want to have your own show on nubiahoodradio.com? Get stared here!


    Listen 24/7 on the new Android app or on TuneIN

  • 01:59

    Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & End of Life Care Angelo E. Volandes

    in Self Help

    Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Angelo E. Volandes. Angelo is a physician and researcher at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital. He is also the founder of Advance Care Planning Decisions, a nonprofit organization devoted to encouraging The Conversation through the use of videos. He lives outside Boston, Massachusetts. Through his vocation as a physician and the work of his nonprofit, Advanced Care Planning Decisions—which encourages The Conversation through patient videos—Volandes has dedicated his life to establishing a new standard of care. THE CONVERSATION is the essential guide that has long been missing from American medicine. It will embolden patients and inspire doctors to advocate for the choices that promote peace of mind and improve quality of life, because a life well lived deserves a good ending.


    this episode Q&A includes:


    • sleepless nights and menopause- nourishing adrenals with nettle infusion, stay in bed..


    • distracted and emotional in menopause? ask family not to depend on you for 1 year..


    • NHI's are a simple and deep way of nourishing yourself..


    • successfully conceived with vitex, NHI's and animal fats at every meal..


    • herbs for surgery and looking at other options..


    • side effects from NHI's? drink less, rotate through all of them..


    • chickweed slight blood thinner..


    • poison ivy reaction or gingko reaction- osha root tincture seems to stop histamine reaction..


    • clitoral tissue is non aging- calendula ointment..


    • stroke victim and self care..


    • eliminate heavy metals with seaweed..


    • dream pillows- lavender, hops, cronewort..

  • 02:00

    Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Living with MS Robin Fre

    in Self Help

    Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions and 30 minute interview with Robin Fre.


    this Q&A includes:


    • spiraea is aspirin containing salicylic acid- Susun is more likely to reach for hypericum or skullcap..


    • rudbeckia- interchanegable with echinacea- harvest as late in fall as possible..


    • 33 years old and trying to conceive for 4 years..


    • foot fungus- hysterical hygiene, soak in white vinegar, horsetail, goldenseal powder..


    • making tincture with dried and fresh plant material..


    • lead in soil and harvesting plants..


    • being in menopause- no such thing as perimenopause..


    • phytosterols in food- red clover is safe..


    • nourishment through story medicine..


    • taking care of your ovaries- gingko..