31 Mar '18, 12am

How to Create Your Own Herbal First Aid Kit #care2

How to Create Your Own Herbal First Aid Kit #care2

While most first aid kits do not contain options for anxiety and depression, I think it’s important to consider the emotional side of traumas and injuries to complete an herbal first aid kit. That’s where lavender comes in. It is a potent anti-anxiety and anti-depressant remedy. In a study comparing the use of lavender tea to a depression medication, researchers found that the lavender tea was slightly more effective than the drug. Keep a jar of dried lavender flowers on hand and add two teaspoons of dried flowers to boiled water and let sit for 10 minutes. Strain and drink, two to three times daily.

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