The name of this herb comes from Achilles who, according to legend, saved the lives of his warriors by healing their wounds with yarrow leaves. Crushed and rolled in the hands the plant provides a temporary styptic to check blood flow. In general it can be used to remedy colds and flu, stomach cramps, flatulence, gastritis, enteritis, gallbladder and liver problems.
Both Chinese medicine and Indian Ayurveda, believe that the Ginkgo Biloba herb is useful in the treatment of mental imbalances. It can be used to effectively treat anxiety, headaches and to help improve your mood. Ginkgo Biloba is considered a "smart herb" because it conveys a feeling of well being and spiritual awareness and has a reputation for improving memory. Also, a host of powerful antioxidants can slow and reduce free radicals which are responsible for premature aging and dementia. Ginkgo Biloba... More