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Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you..
Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

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Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you..

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Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & "Voice of Earth Mother" Mare Cromwell

Jul 16, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Mare Cromwell. Called the "Voice of Earth Mother" by Rainbow Thunder Heart – a gifted Shoshone Elder, Mare Cromwell is a Gaia Communicator & Priestess, Author and Healer. Some might call her a Medicine Woman. She has devoted her life to the Great Mother and midwifing the New World coming in now. Her multi-award-winning books include: "The Great Mother Bible"; "Messages from Mother.... Earth Mother"; and, "If I gave you God's phone number.... Searching for Spirituality in America". Mare has studied with Native American elders for 23 years along with other gifted spiritual teachers. She is the visionary behind the 1000 Goddesses Gathering & Global Grid. Mare is currently teaching "The Great Mother Love Way" year-long course in 2019 and lives in western Maryland. www.marecromwell.com  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Alchemitrix Cristina Trujillo

Jul 9, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of erbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Cristina Trujillo.  Cristina is an Alchemitrix, which signifies the ways she distills various lineages into her own platform (Phoenix House). These especially include the solar priestess lineage, sacred medicine work, and healing work with herbs and food. Responding to the needs of current times, she emphasizes the importance of integration, embodiment, and impeccability.  She is an adopted member of the Native American Church and is legally approved and protected by this ministry as a medicine woman and Sacrament carrier.  Cristina offers an impeccable container for ceremonial gatherings that honors authentic relationship, cultivates sacredness, and supports the restructuring of the cellular and light body matrix. Here, soul-family connection reignites. She also demystifies traditional practices that hold overlays unnecessary to our current times, bringing essential skills and inner navigation tools to help us all reconnect to our planet and embody our capacities as conscious co-creative beings.  In her individual session work with people, Cristina serves as an oracle, open and receptive to higher aspects of consciousness delivering what is transmitted. The specifics of this intimate and intuitive work is unknown until the precise moment arrives when questions, curiosities, and/or concerns lead us forward. Through this process, what no longer serves can be released and restored to greater Divine alignment. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Beyond Natural Cures' Aurore Henze

Jul 2, 2019 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Aurore Henze. Aurore is an ayurvedic naturopath and the author of the Beyond Natural Cures book series focusing on Body Mind Health.  She studied with a body/mind psychologist for 3 years and was in therapy herself for 6 (on-going). She home-birthed (midwife Aviva Romm, MD), breastfed and home-schooled her three children, now adults and is set to release a new book in the BNC series that focuses on the sadomasochism epidemic in our society, how to recognize it and how to heal it.  She is a Women's advocate and is building a network of Women Empowered through Health. She founded the Medical Human Rights Association, created an Orgonomic Yoga practice and a unique healing method she calls "Auroreveda" based on Ayurveda, Anthroposophy and Orgonomy (body/mind).  She was in practice for 20 years, which included an attachment clinic specializing in autism, a wellness spa for psychosomatic skin disorders protocol based on constitution.  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & ' Ancient Spirit Rising' Pegi Eyers

Jun 25, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Pegi Eyers. In her new book Ancient Spirit Rising Pegi Eyers examines the loss of our vital ethnocultural connection to tribe and place, and why there is a trend to borrow identities from other cultures. Join us for a provocative and informative discussion on white privilege, cultural appropriation and how modern spirituality has become a giant consumer marketplace! Pegi's research has uncovered improved strategies for intercultural competency with Turtle Island First Nations through social justice solidarity, anti-oppression work, allyship and reconciliation.  And as the paradigm shifts today to earth-connected sustainable community, in a fascinating twist Ancient Spirit Rising re-frames the Pagan and Goddess Spirituality movements as a response to the directive from Indigenous Elders to recover our own ancestral wisdom. From the wealth of resources available today, we can restore our ecocentric worldview and find an authentic self-identity from our own heritages in Old Europe, using the timeless values of Indigenous mind as our model.  Come back to your roots!  this episode Q&A includes: • irregular menstrual cycle.. • any comfrey grown from seed is not safe for internal consumption.. • hypericum perforatum grows well from seed.. • is drinking vinegar good for people? • insomnia- screen time, warm milk with cocao, soporific herbs.. • preparing the body for surgery.. • it is impossible to make mistakes.. • is this menopause?  • and much more...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Red Earth Herbal Gathering's

Jun 18, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Astrid Grove & Lorene Wapotich. Astrid Grove is the founder and organizer for Red Earth Herbal Gathering.  She celebrates life with her husband, her two daughters, her two cats and her many chickens.  Her passion lies in facilitating and supporting women's empowerment through midwifery, hands on healing, plant medicine and sacred ceremony. To learn more about her offerings, go to www.astridgrove.com Lorene Wapotich, MEd, will be co-facilitating the red tent at Red Earth this year as well as co-facilitating the community wide coming of age ceremony. She is an author and the founder and director of Feet on the Earth Programs, a non-profit organization in Boulder, Colorado. Her work focuses on creating regenerative culture and community by mentoring children into healthy young adults through deep nature connection and community-based rites of passage. Lorene recently completed a memoir and is currently working on a guide for parents and community members about how to create powerful coming-of-age ceremonies for girls and adulthood initiations for women. this episode Q&A includes: • shingles or herpes- fresh flowering tincture and infused oil from hypericum perforatum.. • Travel Kit.. • sonograms, vaccines, autism.. • deep splinter- yarrow and comfrey.. • kitty cat with cystitis- cornsilk tea mixed with milk, changing food, uva ursi.. • alfalfa for infusions? • poulticing sprained ankle with comfrey.. • and much more...  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Kohenet Hebrew Priestess Taya Shere

Jun 11, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Taya Shere (Taya Mâ). Taya is the co-founder of Kohenet Hebrew Priestess Institute, co-author of The Hebrew Priestess: Ancient and New Paths of Jewish Women's Spiritual Leadership, and faculty at Starr King School for the Ministry and the Chaplaincy Institute, where she trains emergent clergy across faith traditions. She teaches Ancestral Lineage Healing, offering individual sessions virtually, and in-person workshops across the country. Taya is also a Somatic Experiencing practitioner and offers online courses in Embodied Presence, Pleasure as Prayer, Conscious Menstruation and Ancestral Healing. Her Hebrew Goddess chant albums — This Bliss, Wild Earth Shebrew, Halluyah All Night and Torah Tantrika — have been heralded as "cutting-edge mystic medicine music." She makes home, music and other magic in Berkeley, California, on occupied Ohlone lands.   

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Healing Families Tracey Turner-Keyser

Jun 4, 2019 01:59:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal Health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Tracey Turner-Keyser. Tracey, is the founder of Full Circle Family Counseling, PLLC. Tracey is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPCS), Board Certified Dance Movement Therapist (BC-DMT), Infant Developmental Movement Educator (IDME), Embodied Movement Yoga instructor and an American National Forest Therapy Guide (ANFT). Tracey takes all of these modalities to create a unique approach to healing families, children and individuals with developmental complex trauma; PTSD, physical/sexual/mental trauma, Reactive Attachment Disorder, depression, anxiety, and more. Tracey combines her spiritual wisdom  and Forest Therapy connection to trees with Dance Movement Therapy, yoga and psychotherapy with a holistic perspective addressing mind, body, spirit. Tracey helps empower the family to acknowledge each other despite shame, guilt, anger and sorrow that may have been inflicted at any point.   this episode Q&A includes: • close pin method and water therapy for pumping sinuses • intention setting: get into meditative state (breathe, music, etc.). 3 exercises: slow reveal, Tarot, coin flipping   • how long after birth control can one become fertile again? • why would someone care more about another person's life than that person? • ligament pain from a fall, nettles sting and more • dairy goat udder infection remedies • two types of eczema (dry + wet), support kid's skin by giving them herbal allies, let them take care of themselves  • Wise Woman Tradition • pregnancy mask, vanity and knowing when something's wrong and what's okay  • an herb for brain injury  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Holistic Mentor Natasja Pelgrom

May 28, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Natasja Pelgrom. Natasja, with a Dutch mother and Portuguese father, was born in Amsterdam and has lived in Portugal, Spain, and Holland for many years. Since her childhood, she has the ability of clairvoyance; clear knowing, feeling and hearing. Natasja trained as a photographer before later creating several companies and becoming a successful businesswoman in hospitality, events, and fashion industry. Within those years she did always study personal development from, Reiki, ThetaHealing®, Emotional Freedom Technique, NLP, shamanism, and Mindfulness. In 2013, she made a major shift in her life. She had enough of the fast-passed lifestyle. She started her journey inwards, closed her business, and dedicating herself to the exploration of consciousness. Today she is a Holistic Transformational Mentor with significant experience in counseling; life and business coaching with over ten years of practice. She is a highly intuitive guide and has trained, assisted and facilitated in 500+ psychedelic ceremonies. As a medicine woman operating internationally, she curates medicine retreats, developed a psychedelic/awakening integration program and teaches empowerment workshops. Those in her presence are reminded of their capacity to create theirown reality. She has a strong background in working with thosesuffering from habits and addictions, unresolved traumas, depression,co-dependency, anxiety, and stress.  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

May 28, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 120 minutes of herbal health questions.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Mythology and Folklore Ayn Cates Sullivan

May 21, 2019 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Ayn Cates Sullivan. Ayn is an award-winning and bestselling author focusing on mythology and folklore for the modern age. Dr Sullivan obtained her BA with honors at Hollins University, her Masters and Doctorate in Literature from Columbia University and King’s College London. She later obtained a Masters in Spiritual Psychology and works with individuals who are interested in remembering their Inner Grail. She also works with a select group of emerging writers each year. Ayn Cates Sullivan’s series, “Legends of the Grail” successfully launched in 2017, selling out on the first day to an enthusiastic audience and wide acclaim. The first volume, Legends of the Grail: Stories of Celtic Goddesses, is a collection of ancient Irish myths, and the missing or untold stories of women recounted in first person. The second and newest volume, Heroines of Avalon & Other Tales, is a collection of Celtic and Arthurian myths and legends focusing on the heroine’s healing journey. Also the author of an award-winning series of inspirational children’s books, Ayn Cates Sullivan has won more than thirty literary awards for her works.  Dr. Sullivan continues to write about and lead programs that inspire women and men to experience their own Grail Quest. this episode Q&A includes: • fibroids and hormones- what herbs make the liver happy and organic fats.. • coinfection with Lymes disease- echinacea, yogurt and pharmacueticals, astragalus. • tincturing echinacea.. • easiest edible seeds to work with.. • candida overgrowth- NO essential oils.. • anxiety- the choice between fear and excitement is your choice.  • crossing bridges and menopause..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Guide to Divination Nancy Vedder-Shults

May 14, 2019 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Nancy Vedder-Shults.  Alongside such luminaries as Alice Walker, Starhawk, Lynn Andrews, and Sue Monk Kidd, Nancy Vedder-Shults, Ph.D. was named a Wisdom Keeper of the Goddess Spirituality Movement in 2013. She is the author of The World is Your Oracle: Divinatory Practices for Tapping Your Inner Knowing and Getting the Answers You Need (Fair Winds Press: April, 2017), an innovative divination book that presents 40 multicultural techniques for out-of-the-box thinking.  Nancy is also the thealogical columnist for SageWoman Magazine, and a blogger for Feminism and Religion and Nature’s Sacred Journey on Patheos Pagan. Nancy honed her speaking and writing skills in the emerging field of Women’s Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where her focus on empowerment began. Her muse nudged her out of academia to record Chants for the Queen Heaven, a CD of Goddess chants from around the world. Check out her website at www.worldyouroracle.com.  this episode Q&A includes: • web that has no weaver- tongue diagnosis.. • dying wool with plants.. • dried hypericum perforatum- is it usable? • planter warts.. • is knee replacement surgery needed? • clenching jaw while sleeping? laughing, does something need to be chewed and spit out? • bladder issues...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Wiccan Priestess Phyllis Curott

May 7, 2019 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Phyllis Curott. As one of America’s first public Witches and an Elder Wiccan Priestess, attorney Phyllis Curott became an outspoken advocate in the courts, media, and interfaith movement, handling groundbreaking religious liberty cases for Witches and Pagans.  Named one of The Ten Gutsiest Women of the Year by Jane Magazine,  she was inducted into the Martin Luther King, Jr. Collegium of Clergy and Scholars, served as Vice Chair of the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions and created the historic Inaugural Women’s Assembly. Her trailblazing, international bestselling books, including Book of Shadows and WitchCrafting helped make Witchcraft accessible to the world. Her latest book, WICCA (made easy), Awaken the Divine Magic Within You, was released in November, 2018, with a companion online class coming in July of this year, and the 20th Anniversary Edition of Book of Shadows will be available from Phyllis’ website, www.phylisscurott.com starting at the end of May.  She is currently creating a new Witch’s Tarot for Hay House with artist Danielle Earp, ready in Spring of 2020. this episode Q&A includes: • headaches- allying with skullcap.. • tinctures and vinegars are different.. • what are the best plants to make vinegars out of? • protecting children from sunburns... • dental issues/infections.. • acne.. • too much slippery elm/ liver loving herbs..  

People's Medicine Show

May 2, 2019 01:49:00

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Sean is an herbalist, gardener and medicine maker. You are invited to call in to this almost monthly show to ask questions and expand the discussion of herbal medicine and what's going on in our world and even the world around us.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Slavic Medicine Woman Eugenia Merkoulov

Apr 30, 2019 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Eugenia Merkoulov. Eugenia Merkoulov follows in the footsteps of five generations of Slavic medicine women. Born in Ukraine and raised outside of New York City, she was fortunate to experience a holistically-minded and rich multicultural upbringing. Eugenia's primary intention is to assist individuals in connecting with their core being so that they may live in alignment with their highest expression. In her offerings, she fuses healing wisdom from the Eastern European traditions with that of the Yoga system, cross cultural energy work techniques, and planetary herbalism. ?Eugenia holds a double BA in Environmental Studies and Political Science, a Permaculture Design certificate, Hatha Yoga certificate, second degree Usui Reiki attunement and most recently completed a foundational Ayurvedic program. Currently, she is pursuing a double MS in Herbal Medicine and Holistic Nutrition.  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Ancient Spiritual Tools Lynn Andrews

Apr 23, 2019 02:31:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Lynn Andrews. Author of the internationally acclaimed Medicine Woman Series, Lynn Andrews who has spent the last 30 years studying with shamanic women on three continents. This best selling author shares her ancient teachings of shamanic training. Lynn Andrews brings spiritual tools and compelling techniques for healing from the spiritual realm to the modern everyday physical world. Her techniques use the power of thought to take you beyond self limitation to other realities. Through live shamanic gatherings and many other media outlets, Lynn uses a wide variety of experiential tools to lead her audiences deeper into themselves. this episode Q&A includes: • cavities- are they preventable? • concentrating oils and harvesting hypericum after heavy rains... • hormones, liver, menopause.. • check out Susun's Happy Knees Course.. • at some point you have to make people uncomfortable and not eat their fear.. • no nourishing herbal infusions from aromatic plants..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Reimagining Death' Lucinda Herring

Apr 16, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Lucinda Herring. Lucinda has worked at the cutting edge of the green funeral movement for more than twenty years, beginning with others in the 1990s to quietly care for loved ones after death. Today she is one of the leading voices for more healing and ecological ways to care for our dead. Herring is a home funeral/green disposition consultant and guide, an interfaith minister, and a licensed funeral director in the state of Washington. She speaks regularly about her work, and through her company Limina LLC--Thresholds Consulting and Ministry, she offers Advance After-Death Care planning, home funeral/green disposition education and trainings, and celebrant/ministerial services for families and communities who are reclaiming their innate right to care for each other and the earth at the end of life. Lucinda is also a storyteller and festival maker, committed to bringing art, beauty, ritual and celebration to all of life's thresholds. She lives on an island in the Puget Sound, amongst people who love exploring and creating new paradigms and ways of being that can be of service to all.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sacred Stream's Isa Gucciardi

Apr 9, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Isa Gucciardi. In the mid-nineties, Isa began developing Depth Hypnosis as she entered into clinical practice. Her studies, both in academia and in the field, of cultural and linguistic anthropology, comparative religion, and transpersonal psychology formed the basis of her approach with clients and students. As the body of work that grew out of her clinical practice became larger, she began teaching others so that more people could benefit from the techniques she had developed. In order to accommodate the number of classes that grew out of this process, she co-founded the Foundation of the Sacred Stream, which is now a school for consciousness studies in Berkeley, California, serving hundreds of students each year. Isa teaches and speaks nationally and internationally, and she has published numerous articles, podcast episodes, videos, and the books Return to the Great Mother and Coming to Peace. She maintains a private practice with institutions and individuals in Depth Hypnosis and Coming to Peace processes. Isa speaks five languages and has lived in eleven countries. She is the mother of two children and lives with her partner in San Francisco. this episode Q&A includes: • low blood cell count - low compared to who? • red meat- why you need heme? • hart time losing weight.. • if by virtue of us wanting something, is it adding to my health? • addiction to diet coke- how to wean yourself off using natural sweetners.. • life is not about order, it is about chaos.. • Reinventing Eve.. • when your heart is greiving it is in the process of expanding.. • releasing tension in the body causing digestive upset- Realization process to fully inhabit the body.. • subtle and nourishing practices..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sparkle and Shine Guidance Abigail Barella

Apr 2, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Abigail Barella. Abigail is an energy healer and astrologer originally from the Adirondack mountains of Upstate NY.   She immersed herself in nature to empower herself.  Raised in a matriarch under her storytelling beloved Grandmother.  Her career began as a birth doula and childbirth educator.  Finally in 2013 she created Sparkle and Shine Guidance with a focus on helping people to see their natural gifts and empowering individuals to share those gifts with their community.  She is a mother, auntie and medicine woman.  In her spare time she likes to hike, dance, cook and read.  this episode Q&A includes: • diagnosed with breast cancer- choosing what is wanted based on good information.. • quality of life or quantity of life- nourish with infusions and adaptogenis herbs.. • red clover tincture and red clover infusion are as different as raisins and champagne.. • mushrooms are some of the best herbs to prevent metastatsis.. • guidance for going into sugery.. • heroic tradition tells you what toxins you need to cleanse and how to get into balance- wise woman tradition tells you to nourish.. • heart nourishing herbs, especially hawthorn! • sonigrams are not healthy for you or your baby.. • plant families are where to start with herbs.. • hawthorn for damaged capillaries..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Midwest Women's Herbal Linda Conroy

Mar 26, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Linda Conroy. Linda Conroy the founder and one of the organizers of The Midwest Women's Herbal Conference. With a legal and Social Policy background one might find it a surprise to find that she dedicates her life to connecting with the green world. Linda is committed Herbal Educator and Practitioner, provider of Workshops and Apprenticeships for her local community and is a skilled 'wild food and medicine' gatherer. She offers workshops and consultations as well as handcrafted herbal wares through her business Moonwise Herbs. For more information see www.moonwiseherbs.com and/or wwwmidewestwomensherbal.com this episode Q&A includes: • knowing your value- it's not self care, it's caring for ourselves.. • scar tissue- castor oil, violet, calendula.. • growing herbs in small spaces.. • working with fasia after a car wreck.. • veganism, sibo, victim stories, chronic pain..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Pussy Church's Sister Dandelion

Mar 19, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health quetions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sister Dandelion. Sister Dandelion is a cofounder and trustee of the Church of Modern Witchcraft. A poet and priestess, she has been practicing witchcraft and reading the Tarot for 25 years. She honors Z Budapest, Starhawk, and Susun Weed as her witchcraft mentors and foresisters. As a radical feminist, Sister Dandelion has organized and collaborated with women on issues such as male violence, reproductive freedom and women's health, lesbian liberation, and the creation of woman-loving culture in the context of a woman-hating system.  this episode Q&A includes: • first choice when there is an irritation to the uninary tract is corn silk.. • bloating and gas pain- aromatic seeds of any kind.. • gotu kola preparations.. • CBD extractions- it's complicated, but up for experimentation.. • bitter melon? • flooding.. • menopause..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Awakening Shakti Sally Kempton

Mar 12, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 miute interview with Sally Kempton. Sally Kempton is a widely respected teacher of meditation and spiritual wisdom, known for her capacity to kindle meditative states in others, and to help students work with meditative experience as a framework for practical life-change. A former swami in a Vedic tradition, she has spent over four decades delving deeply into meditation and self-inquiry. Sally is the author of the best-selling book, Awakening Shakti: The Transformative Power of the Goddesses of Yoga, and ofMeditation for the Love of It," which Spirituality and Health magazine called "the meditation book your heart wants you to read". Her audio program, Doorways to the Infinite: The Art and Practice of Tantric Meditation, is a powerful introduction to advanced meditation practice. She is on the faculty at Esalen and Kripalu, teaches meditation on the websitesYogaglo.com, and and at Gaia.com, and leads retreats and workshops in the U.S., Canada and Europe. Her website iswww.sallykempton.com.

People's Medicine Show

Mar 8, 2019 01:55:00

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Sean is an herbalist, gardener and medicine maker. You are invited to call in to this monthly show to ask questions and add to the discussion

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Medicine Woman Shonagh Home

Mar 6, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Shonagh Home. Shonagh Home is a shamanic therapist, teacher, author and poet Her specialized private sessions and retreats assist clients to break chronic, self-defeating patterns, and move into empowered personal sovereignty. She is an international public speaker on the subject of visionary shamanic-spirit medicine, a voice for stewardship of the honeybees, and an expert on traditional foods. She is author of Ix Chel Wisdom: 7 Teachings from the Mayan Sacred Feminine, Love and Spirit Medicine, Poetic Whispers from the Green Realms, and Honeybee Wisdom: A Modern Melissa Speaks. www.shonaghhome.com

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Birthing a New World Kathleen Hanagan

Feb 27, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Kathleen Hanagan. Kathleen is spiritual teacher, modern mystic, and psychotherapist, whose work integrates the essential wisdom of the great spiritual traditions with scientific knowledge, 30 years working intimately with individuals, couples, and groups, and her own quest for liberation. With the clarity that comes from one familiar with the territory of the heart, Kathleen shows us how to expand our awareness beyond the subconscious limitations of a culture that has lost its Soul.  She teaches us how to remain awake at every stage of the journey, so that we can do what we came to earth to do: to live wholehearted and prosperous lives of loving kindness, generosity and truth.   Her book, Loveseed: The Template for Birthing A New World, shows us how to create miracles through shifts in our perception, that allow us to trance-end the fear that creates personal and collective pain. Find out more at her website www.KathleenHanagan.com this episode Q&A includes: • oozing hot spots on dogs- 7 medicines.. • hildegard von bingen • success is defined by a person who gets up after they fail.. • woman’s first right is the right to change her mind.. • resistant to change? Best not to should on yourself.. • muscle tear- hypericum and comfrey..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Black Feminist/Womanist EbonyJanice Moore

Feb 20, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health quetions followed by a 30 minute interview with EbonyJanice Moore. Ebony Janice is a womanist scholar and activist doing community-organizing work, most specifically around black women's body ownership as a justice issue, and equal access to education and pay for women of color in the U.S. and in several African countries. Her work as an activist focuses on decolonizing everything (specifically authority, education, and mindfulness) and discussing the ethics of excluding hip-hop from a conversation about what is sacred and cite-worthy. EbonyJanice has a B.A. in Cultural Anthropology and Political Science, and a Master of Arts in Social Change with a concentration in Spiritual Leadership, Womanist Theology, and Racial Justice.  this episode Q&A includes: • vertigo- inner ear, losing balance- slippery elm.. • any plant that reduces blood sugar or blood pressure is not an adaptogen, adaptogens are regulators.. • create deep heat with bone broth, amla, goji berries, hawthorn, blueberries- using as foods • traumatic birth story- physicalize your anger..   • going back in time to care for the hurt parts of ourselves..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Women of Wisdom Conference Kris Steinnes

Feb 13, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Kris Steinnes. Kris is the visionary founder of the Women of Wisdom Conference, which is having its 27th Annual WOW Conference, Feb 15 17, 2019. Kris began her life purpose in 1990 when she declared her mission to bring people together. In 1993 after reading The Feminine Face of God, that mission was revealed to her in a vision to create a conference to bring women leaders to Seattle, which quickly evolved into creating a community for women. In 1998 she founded the non-profit organization, Women of Wisdom Foundation, and has followed her passion to empower women to find their voices and share their stories and gifts with each other and the world. Connected with women leaders such as Jean Houston, Barbara Marx Hubbard, Jean Shinoda Bolen, and Marion Woodman, Kris brings important messages to women around the world. Jean Houston gave a tribute honoring Kris's work at Women of Wisdom, stating "Kris has impacted thousands of women", and through the ripple effect, as every women influences each other through their healing journeys, many more woman are making a difference in the world. this episode Q&A includes: • 35 years of Shamanic Herbal Apprentices.. • histamine response- anaphylactic shock and osha root tincture.. • as parents we can offer acceptance of our bodies.. • like most of us, you are hoping for a little more control than there is.. • rashy patch of skin... • anxious high strung personality.. • types of headaches and herbs for each.. • storing dried herbs.. • comfrey nourishing herbal infusions.. • voices of women..

People's Medicine Show

Feb 8, 2019 01:03:00

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Sean is an herbalist, gardener and medicine maker. You are invited to call in to this monthly show to ask questions and add to the discussion

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & The Empowered Woman Laura Parker

Feb 6, 2019 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Laura Marie Parker. Laura is a Birth Shaman, a Wise Wombyn Sex Educator, the creator of The Empowered Woman, a Community Created Herbalist (CCH) and a self-published Novelist.  She brings complimentary medicine to birth and family whole-health through teaching about herbs as people’s medicine, working with story medicine, and working with individuals to have their own unique empowering journeys through birth. Laura is the author of The No-Time Tango: A Traveling Memoir. She also writes a monthly herbal zine called “Tales from a Gypsy Momma”, which weaves the wisdom of herbal medicine and folk wisdom with her journey through life and mothering three boys. Laura believes that nourishment is life.  What we choose to nurture and nourish becomes the environment we live in.  In honour of nurturing her vision for making her world a better place to live, she created The Empowered Woman, a nourishment series of classes and services for the Maiden, Mother, and Crone that inspire women to deeply nourish themselves and to write their own stories. this episode Q&A includes: • fermented kava kava... • unable to sleep due to itchiness- menopause, shedding skin, molting.. • alopecia- stinging with stinging nettle.. • sinus infection- calendula, to the heart of the matter.. • most people are intuitive with dosing herbal medicines if they allow themselves to be.. • asthmatic cough.. • do we do our children a disservice by doing everything for them? • root canal..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Womb Visionary DeAnna L'am

Jan 30, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with DeAnna Lam. Fondly known as 'Womb Visionary' DeAnna L'am is a speaker, workshop leader, author, and a trailblazer in helping women worldwide harness the spiritual forces hidden in Menstruation and Menopause. She has been leading workshops and certifying facilitators, nationally and internationally, for over 30 years. this episode Q&A includes: • bathe wounds in yarrow tincture, soak gauze in... • honey is a healer of wounds- helps skin come together... • never one way to do something • cannot do much wrong when using nourishing and tonifying herbs.. • The complete herbal handbook for farm and stable Book by Juliette de Baïracli Levy.. • connecting with ancestors through trance, find an ancestor who was a healer, don't throw away any of it, believe what you get.. • nourishing herbal infusions are not a fad, but a lifelong thrill.. • you cannot turn back the clock, but you can reset it with vitex.. • varicose veins while pregnant.. • tincture of milky oats and oatstraw infusion..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Spiritual Storyteller Vera de Chalambert

Jan 23, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Vera de Chalambert. Vera is a spiritual storyteller and Harvard-educated scholar of comparative religion. She speaks and writes about spiritual culture, mindfulness and the emergence of feminine wisdom in our times. Her work explores the meeting place of theology, spirituality and social change and is informed by inter-spiritual insights from the world's great wisdom traditions.  Vera works with clients all over the world and offers coaching, mentorship and spiritual direction. She has been invited to speak internationally at colleges and conferences such as SAND Science and Nonduality Conference in the US and Europe, Sister Giant in Washington DC and the Dawn of Interspirituality Conference in Costa Rica. Vera holds a Master's degree from Harvard Divinity School.  this episode Q&A includes: • glamour is shapeshifting... • why is it important to use fresh skullcap when making tincture? • herbs for the face- olive oil, honey, calendula, violets, pumpkin... • high priestess- dianic wicca, one who has been initiated as a witch will be of service to others.. • lady Iona- goddess of the fae.. • rash on the back of hand... • motherwort causes capillaries to grow around the heart and the uterus.. • hawthorn- heart medicine.. • do something for your heart that tells it is needed.. • thyroid issues while pregnant- self responsibility, personal choice.. • leukemia and lymphoma- nourishing the liver and lymph..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Women's Womb Awakening Vajra Ma

Jan 16, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Vajra Ma.Vajra Ma is the leading exponent of women’s womb awakening in Feminist Spirituality. Based in her work with women’s subtle body knowing since the mid-1980’s, she originated the devotional moving meditation The Tantric Dance of Feminine Power®, the womb-sourced moving meditation practice of her mystery school and Priestess lineage Woman Mysteries of the Ancient Future Sisterhood®. Vajra Ma is author of From a Hidden Stream: The Natural Spiritual Authority of Woman (2010) and is published in numerous anthologies including Foremothers of the Women's Spirituality Movement (2015).Rev Vajra Ma is an ordained Dianic Priestess since 1992, with ministerial credentials through The Temple of Diana, Inc. She is co-founder with her husband and president of Shakti Moon Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to educating and mentoring people to develop and maintain, right relationship with the Source of Life, specifically with Earth, Nature and Woman as the holder of community and future generations.  this episode Q&A includes: • trauma? give it to the earth, be love , be grounded, be a safe person.. • it is not right to steal other people's pain- we can witness it, be present- noone benifts if you steal their pain.. • difficulty as deep medicine.. • high blood pressure meds- infusions are food.. • 94% of americans take perscription drugs and supplements- only 3% have reported interactions.. • severe breathing problems while pregnant.. • fatigue- what do you do that makes you exhausted? • take your victim story and make it a victimless story.. • redness in the face- burdock..  

People's Medicine Show

Jan 11, 2019 00:44:00

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Sean is an herbalist, gardener and medicine maker. You are invited to call in to this monthly show to ask questions and add to the discussion

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sound Therapist Ani Williams

Jan 9, 2019 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Ani Williams—World-renowned recording artist, composer, author and sound therapist developed Songaia Sound Medicine in 1992. She studied Voice Analysis with Sharry Edwards of Sound Health Options, Planetary Tone healing with Oded Mansura of Israel, Fabion Mamon, sound researcher and author. Ani has more than two decades of experience training and serving clients worldwide. Her website is https://aniwilliams.com this episode Q&A includes: • retina and glaucoma issues- 4 cups of infusion a day, well cooked leafy greens, cannabis is the herb for glaucoma, bates methods.. • first aid kit- motherwort, hypericum, yarrow, echinacea, skullcap, ointment are the bare bones.. • linden infusion is a far better anti-inflammatory than turmeric... • bruised sternum- meadow sweet, yarrow or saint Joan's oil.. • building lax muscles- weight lifting, yoga- push yourself, but don't push yourself over the edge.. • high blood pressure and menopause- herbs, monitor, fluid intake.. • comfrey makes bones flexible.. • rohlfing- breaks fascia to rebuild rigid muscles- is this a good thing? • grated zucchini pulls out infection.. • growing hypericum..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Active Culture Yaya Erin Rivera Merriman

Dec 19, 2018 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Yaya Erin Rivera Merriman. Yaya Erin Rivera Merriman is a Plant Spirit Medicine Practitioner, Ritualist, Goddess Scholar, Mother and Artist. Best known as the director of Active Culture Family, Erin walks a path of community stewardship and service to Gaia through her rolls as lead facilitator of the Medicine Mandala Green Magic Apprenticeship program, and as Priestess of Bridge Temple, a remote off-grid mystery school, healing sanctuary, culture farm, and library of earth magic located on sacred land in the Cleveland National Forest of San Diego, CA. this episode Q&A includes: • relax blood vessels and deal with stress- fresh flowering motherwort tincture, passionflower for the spiritual heart, hawthorn.. • what the lowest dose of herbal remedy you can take for good effects.. • drugs are not bad, but overused.. • mouth infection in cat- yarrow.. • ear ache- cooked onion on ear method, hard to get to systemic infections with echinacea, garlic oil.. • malnutrition and cleaning yourself into bad health.. • crustaceans on seaweed are not vegan, life thrives on seaweed.. • eat gluten unless you have celiacs- gluten is not dirty..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Women of Wisdom Lama Tsultrim Allione

Dec 12, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with  Lama Tsultrim Allione. Lama Tsultrim Allione is founder and resident lama of Tara Mandala, located outside Pagosa Springs, Colorado.  She traveled to India in her late teens and at the age of twenty-two, was the first western woman to be ordained as a Buddhist nun. After living in the Himalayan region for several years she returned her vows and became the mother of three, while continuing to study and practice Buddhism. She has been awarded the international “Outstanding Woman in Buddhism” by a panel of distinguished scholars and practitioners in Bangkok, Thailand. She is author of Women of Wisdom and Feeding Your Demons and her new book is  WISDOM RISING A Journey into the Mandala of the Empowered Feminine. www.taramandala.org/about/lama-tsultrim/  this episode Q&A includes: • Frontier Coop, wholesale account: 5 lb bags, 5 herbs, a years worth of herbs • Comfrey dried root: topical/external use, dried root in oil (ointment), sitz, poultice • Herbal Infusions respond like wild food in the body; interpreted, understood and absorbed easily & wholely  • We can change a past pain/accident by remembering it differently; instead of hitting stairs, go through the stairs  • Chronic pain: look for symbolic causes, not for vulnerabilities to try and get rid of • Our problems are portals to expansion • Migraines: symbolic causes + herbal remedies, including CBD, Skullcap, liver lovers and Solomon Seal • Our 'change agents' look like they make a mess of things, in proportion to our barriers of resistance   • Ask someone who you respect (who's marginal in your life) to be your guardian angel

People's Medicine Show

Dec 7, 2018 01:54:00

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Sean is an herbalist, gardener and medicine maker. You are invited to call in to this monthly show to ask questions and add to the discussion

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Fragments of Her Story MelissaDoordaughter

Dec 5, 2018 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Melissa Dawson.  Melissa Doordaughter Was born in London, England in 1981.  She studied anthropology and world religions in the smallest university in Europe.  She has performed her poetry at Glastonbury musical festival, at Green Heart Ecological centre in Ibiza and at the Amsterdam International Festival of Poetry. Her life has been significantly marked by her experiences as a victim of sexual abuse.  She has spent a great part of her young adulthood seeking healing.  This journey took her to organic farms around Europe, and back in 2003 she realised her own personal healing was deeply intertwined with the health of our children and the planet itself. Her latest book- “Fragments of Her Story” is exactly that, a fragment of a bigger picture, a picture of her journey out of the hell realms and towards a life of joy and gratitude. Melissa currently lives and works in Italy, where she works as a proof reader, teacher and translator. this episode Q&A includes: • making pine needle vinegar.. • try experimenting making herbal remedies, small amounts and see what happens.. • trauma- changing our minds using sound, color and writing your story.. • don't should on yourself.. • do you need a tooth implant with a bone graft? • low iron levels and wanting off birth control.. • tremendous amount of stress...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & When Witches Fight Zsuzsanna Budapest

Nov 14, 2018 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Zsuzsanna Budapest.  this episode Q&A includes: • alleviating pain and inflammation from arthritis- remove pepper from your diet, add daily nourishing herbal infusions.. • horehound- how to harvest and use or not.. • asking for help, creating debt and real relationship.. • cannabis use..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Chakrubs Vanessa Cuccia

Nov 7, 2018 02:03:00

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Susun answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Vanessa Cuccia. Vanessa Cuccia is regarded as a pioneer in the sex toy industry for introducing her methods of using crystals for sexual healing and empowerment on a global scale. She is the founder and creator of Chakrubs. She continues to receive testimonials from people around the world who use her Chakrub products and methods. These overwhelmingly positive testimonials have inspired her to write her latest book, Crystal Healing & Sacred Pleasure. Since conceptualizing her initial designs for crystal pleasure tools in 2011, and establishing her brand in 2012, Cuccia has been an influencer in the social movement of sex positivity, self-love, and personal awareness by bridging the gap between sensuality and spirituality. As creator of products that symbolize the essence of these movements, she spearheaded the ethos of the brand which is inspiring many to nurture their own emotional intelligence, self-awareness, and spiritual connection.   this episode Q&A includes: • hypoglycemia- nourishing herbal infusions, creating a new ritual around eating.. • prioritize yourself to be able to give without resentment.. • migrane relief- progesterone coated iud? • preoperative care is more effective than post operative care.. • hemorrhoids that will not go away- witch hazel or oak bark sitz bath..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Herstory Artist Rebecca Goyette

Oct 30, 2018 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Rebecca Goyette.  Rebecca Goyette creates persona-based works that poke holes in Puritanical sexual mores. Working in a wide variety of media, her extensive artillery features figurative drawing, video, performance, and handmade sculptural elements made from fabric, clay and found materials used in a ritual fashion. Many know her as Lobsta Girl, and Goyette has filmed her interspecies os detailing the sex lives of lobsters internationally. Originally, Goyette adopted the sexually aggressive female lobster as a primary character she performed live to promote female agency. Another alter ego to Goyette is the ghost of her direct ancestor, Rebecca Nurse hanged as a Salem witch, who is re-imagined cycling through repetitive power dynamics in fits and foibles in the "New World." this episode Q&A includes: • teasel root specific for lymes disease.. • dream work, working with guides in the spirit world.. • reweaving thinking patterns.. • rheumatoid arthritis or lymes disease? • smoking herbs- bringing medicine down into the lungs..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Biophilic Garden' Isla Burgess

Oct 23, 2018 02:12:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Isla Burgess. Isla has been through many ways of looking at the world and the plant world inparticular. Erring on the view of plants as intelligent life forms capable of self expression and an MSc in Holistic Science in 2008 and 2009, set her on a ‘the journey of a lifetime’. Every day that Isla lives on this land in the wilds of Central Otago, New Zealand, Isla lives as a participant in this extraordinary place. Following on from the very practical book Weeds Heal A Working Herbal, written in 1998, Isla wrote a second book that includes many of the experiences of living on this land among these extraordinary beings. That book is The Biophilic Garden Connecting People, Plants and Inscape was published last November.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Status of the Feminine Riane Eisler

Oct 16, 2018 02:12:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Riane Eisler.  IANE EISLER, JD, PhD (hon), is a systems scientist and cultural historian whose research has inspired both scholars and social activists. Her work shows that raising the status of women is key to constructing a more equitable and less violent world based on partnership rather than domination, and she pioneered the expansion of human rights theory and action to include the rights of women and children. She is co-founder and president of the   Center for Partnership Studies (CPS), dedicated to research and education, and Editor in Chief of the Interdisciplinary Journal of Partnership Studies, an online peer-reviewed journal at the University of Minnesota that was inspired by her work.  Dr. Eisler is internationally known for her bestseller "The Chalice and The Blade: Our History, Our Future, now in 27 foreign editions. Her book  "The Real Wealth of Nations: Creating a Caring Economics, was hailed by Archbishop Desmond Tutu as “a template for the better world we have been so urgently seeking,” by Gloria Steinem as “revolutionary,” and by Jane Goodall as “a call to action.” Her most recent book, "Transforming Inter professional Partnerships won national and international awards. this episode Q&A includes: • gallstone and kidney stones- liver and kidney herbal and nutritional allies.. • breaking the cell walls of plants- • maidenwort, motherwort and croneswort.. • turkey tail, birch polypores and other medicinal mushrooms- preparations- what's in the mycelium is also in the fruiting body!? • nourishing herbal infusions are medicinal, medicinal foods.. • acceptance or seeing something as a problem? • jimson weed - datura - be cautious!

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Bounce' Resilient Children Dr Kate Lund

Oct 9, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr. Kate Lund. Dr. Kate Lund is a licensed clinical psychologist and performance coach with more than fifteen years of experience. She has specialized training in medical psychology from Shriners Hospital for Children in Boston, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, all of which are affiliated with Harvard Medical School, and she is an adjunct instructor in Psychology at Bastyr University in Seattle.   As a mother and a psychologist, Kate Lund is deeply concerned about the prevalence of social media, bullying, and anxiety in America when it comes to our kids.  In BOUNCE she shares tips and tools on how to help children deal with anxiety which puts a spotlight on resilience and how it helps students thrive.  Resilience is so important because it is what helps children bounce back from challenge and move forward despite the challenge.    There is some personal experience where this concept of resileince was drawn from.  When she was a child, Kate was diagnosed with hydrocephalus which involved multiple surgeries where her head would have to be shaved.  Her differences in appearance made her a target for the other children.  With the guidance of her parents and her own resilience, she overcame and succeeded. 

People's Medicine Show

Oct 4, 2018 01:26:00

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Sean is an herbalist, gardener and medicine maker. You are invited to call in to this monthly show to ask questions and add to the discussion

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Vocal BioAcoustic Biology Sharry Edwards

Oct 2, 2018 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sharry Edwards.  Sharry Edwards has been accused of being too scientific by some, too esoteric by others. She is a bridge between both fields of inquiry.  Sharry is the acknowledged pioneer in the emerging field of Vocal Profiling using BioAcoustic Biology.  She has for many years provided the leading-edge research to show the voice as a holographic representation of the body that can be used to change the face of medicine. Vocal Profiling can let us know the intentions of our leaders; the motivations of our partners; the foundation of our sense of well-being.  Would those abilities be of value in the struggle to attain dominion over our intrinsic right to personal freedoms? this episode Q&A includes: • does the uterus have a separate immune system? possibly why topical estrogen applied to the vagina does not circulate in the body.. • new drugs are more likely to have the most side effects and therefore are more dangerous to our health.. • everyone has candida albicans... • dairy products are one of the most crucial components to a health vagina- full fat plain yogurt.. • do not consume dairy substitute- they contain calcium supplements contributing to high risk of broken bones.. • why to drink a quart of nourishing herbal infusion a day.. • it is you that bares the brunt of how you present yourself to the world.. • multi souled individuals.. • blame, shame and guilt are not allowed! • natural insect repellant that works and does not contain essential oils! • flu shot or elderberry? • chickweed is amazing for so many things!  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Nourish to Flourish Marcie Goldman

Sep 25, 2018 02:05:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Marcie Goldman. Marcie Goldman is a Feminist Health Coach. This means she doesn't prescribe diets. She helps people recover from restrictive diets, "food sensitivities" and digestive-distress using food and herbs.  She teaches, "nourishing is flourishing." She believes in food SKILLS, not obedience.  Her work combines the Wise Woman Tradition, "nutrition recovery," and herbal medicine. A stellar combination she's honed, working one-on-one and leading group programs, for over 20 years. Marcie graduated from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition as a Board Certified Health Coach in 1999 after completing Susun Weed's Shamanic Herbal Apprenticeship in 1998. Before that, she received her Bachelor's in Women's Studies at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Most recently, Marcie is a certified Addiction Recovery Nutrition Coach and Mental Health Recovery Nutrition Coach through the Alliance for Addiction Solutions.  She currently offers feminist health coaching with individuals and her next group program, "Nourish to Flourish," begins October 22nd.  this episode Q&A includes: • safe and simple herbs - you can't do it wrong, you can only do it better.. • yummy and effective remedies to make with anise hyssop.. • working with the immune system... • anxiety- do what you need to do to make an interesting life.. • what to we do to stop ourselves because we think other people will think we're weird.. • what can we do when disaster strikes..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Strange Beauty' Eliza Factor

Sep 18, 2018 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Eliza Factor. Eliza is author of the acclaimed novels The Mercury Fountain and Love Maps. Eliza and her husband have three children, the eldest of whom is multiply disabled. She is founder and President of the Board of Extreme Kids & Crew, a non profit community center that connects families with children with disabilities through the arts, music and play in Brooklyn. Factor was named New Yorker of the Week by NY1 in 2012 for creating the city's first drop in sensory playspace for children with disabilities. Eliza Factor lives in Brooklyn, NY with her family.  Additional infomration available at https://www.elizafactor.net/strange-beauty/  this episode Q&A includes: • give your spent plants back to the earth... • persistent organic pollutant- where do your organic dollars count? • strep throat- echinacea, sage honey, propolis- why not to use antibiotics unless you are in a life threatening situation.. • herbal antibiotics- Stephen Harod Buhner's books.. • using herbs to nourish ourselves.. • immune system, flu shots and being exposed to virus's.. • low level inflammation..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Botanical Medicine Jill Stansbury

Sep 11, 2018 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Jill Stansbury. Dr Stansbury is an ethnobotanist and outdoor enthusiast and leads Ethnobotany field courses in the Andes and Manu region of the Peruvian Amazon each July.  She has built a humble home in Cuzco and hosts studies in cultural anthropology, oral history collection, ethnobotany, and the mystical and healing traditions with four different tribal communities.  She is presently documenting and organizing traditional ethnobotanical wisdom in order to give it back to the various tribes when the time is right. She became adept at the Spanish language to conduct this research, and know plants names in 4 additional tribal languages including Matsigenka, Bora, Wachiperi, and Yaguas.      She is the mother of two adult children, and her hobbies include art, photography, playing the guitar and singing with friends, gardening, camping, cooking and studying quantum and metaphysics and international travel.  When she’s not traveling or working, she can most likely be found in her garden.       Dr Stansbury can be reached at jstansbury@nunm.edu.

People's Medicine Show

Sep 6, 2018 01:42:00

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Sean is an herbalist, gardener and medicine maker. You are invited to call in to this monthly show to ask questions and add to the discussion

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Healing Sexual Abuse Carolin Hauser

Sep 4, 2018 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with  Carolin Hauser. Thirteen years ago Carolin came to America from Germany with $7 in her pocket and a dream that she would be able to help others. Carolin has encountered many difficult life situations and circumstances that have helped define her and transform her into the person she is today. Through remembering her own childhood sexual trauma, recovering from a ten-year eating disorder, suffering from chronic fatigue, getting divorced and going bankrupt; to now, being married to her Divine Partner and Soulmate Paul and helping over 5,000 other people heal, find love, create success in their life, and businesses. All while growing her own business into a multi-six-figure Company. Carolin has written an award-winning book: Blossom: 7 Steps to Sexual Healing. She is a German trained Naturopathic Doctor, Humanistic Psychotherapist, and Family Constellations Facilitator. And is an internationally recognized speaker and teacher on the subjects of women’s empowerment, spirituality, relationships and emotional healing for almost two decades. Her work is based on the intersection of where the human body and experience meet past trauma... in order to heal. this episode Q&A includes: • jewelweed as a powerful anti-inflammatory.. • overheated- ways to prepare and ingest burdock.. • intuitive dosing of herbs- letting your body guide you.. • homeschooling.. • decaying teeth, infection- yarrow, echinacea and myrr.. • goldenseal- why not to use!!! • gastrointestinal distress- start with slippery elm balls.. • it doesn't matter in no one likes you- you have to like you.. • castor oil to dissolve bone spurs..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & PWHC's EagleSong Evans Gardener

Aug 28, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with EagleSong Evans Gardener. EagleSong Gardener is a gardener/herbalist, grandmother/earth-keeper and a pilgrim-adventurer from the Pacific Northwest corner of North America. She is woman with a passion for culture which she notices grows from the connection of people, plants and earth, EagleSong is founder of RavenCroft Garden in Monroe, WA. where she tends heart and soul at the hearth of RavenCroft. She is the Director of the Pacific Women's Herbal Conference. A gathering for women interested in tending life the wise woman way. A daily practice of natural health, simple living and herbal medicine anchors her herbal apprenticeships for those interested in the rigorous journey of being human. this episode Q&A includes: • expressing anger.. • gut flora, gut biome- foods that contain the most available culture.. • old cat- no tinctures for cats- comfrey infusion, hospice care for cats. • medical professionals make offerings- no need to accept. • the babushkas of chernobyl. • hepatoprotective plants- milk thistle, reishi, schisandra, astragalus- how to use. • experiencing too much stress? can show up in the body in spasms- motherwort or lemonbalm tincture.. • osha- Ligusticum porterii- use in emergency situations only.. • overwhelmed- the more you say in, the more overwhelmed you will be- other options.. • making decisions that will highly impact your life- think it through- is it worth the risk? • fertility- all 5 nourishing herbal infusions- nettle, oatstraw, redclover, comfrey, linden.. • red raspberry- uterine tone- very astringent.. • oxalates- what to include and what to avoid when dealing with bladder issues..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'MOODTOPIA' Sara Chana Silverstein

Aug 21, 2018 02:12:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sara-Chana Silverstein. Sar-Chana is the author of the book MOODTOPIA: Tame your moods, de-stress, and find balance using herbal remedies.  She is a Master Herbalist RH (AHG), Classical Homeopath, Board-certified lactation consultant (IBCLC), businesswoman, wife, keynote speaker and mother of seven children.  She is regularly featured on TV news shows across the US discussing how people can integrate alternative medicine with conventional medicine.  She is a consultant to many pediatricians, surgeons, obstetricians, midwives, general doctors and guest lectures to resident at medical schools. this episode Q&A includes: • is linden a better anti inflammatory than turmeric? • liver and gallbladder problem- slippery elm smoothes everything out.. • smoke in the air and pregnant.. • why essential oils are problematic.. • Baba Yaga.. • and much more..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Ancient Feminine Wisdom HeatherAsh Amara

Aug 14, 2018 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with HeatherAsh Amara. HeatherAsh is the bestselling author of Warrior Goddess Training, Become the Woman You Are Meant to Be. She travels the world working with groups of women to integrate the feminine wisdom of the ancients into their modern lives. this episode Q&A includes: • hypothyroidism healing success without taking medication.. • central sleep apnea- what is the problem with the problem.. • wholeness and integrating our darkness.. • teachings from Elisabeth Kubler Ross.. • tincturing yellowdock root.. • preventing and treating ovarian cancer with ginkgo biloba tincture.. • retaining plant volatiles from mint family plants by making pestos and honeys.. • harvesting linden flowers.. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Illustrated Herbiary' Maia Toll

Aug 7, 2018 02:05:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minuteinterview with Maia Toll. Maia Toll opened the first Herbiary shop in Philadelphia in 2006 after returning from a year-long apprenticeship with an herbalist in Ireland. Maia believed, and still believes, that easy access to plant-based healing can cultivate love and respect for the natural world, even if you live in the most urban of spaces. Maia has taught plant medicine at universities, hospitals, and even in the Peruvian jungle but, these days, she prefers to focus on creating community around women's wisdom and spirituality, working through her online group The Medicine Keepers Collective. Her first book, The Illustrated Herbiary, hits the shelves today! The Illustrated Herbiary helps you create connection with the plants through ritual and reflection, using imagery to ignite your imagination. If you order your copy this evening, you'll still be able to get the free online class Maia offered for pre-orders, which she extended so listeners of Susun Weed radio can jump in. Get all the info at maiatoll.com this episode Q&A includes: • is comfrey labeled Symphytum officinale safe to drink? • calcified deposits in shoulder- seven medicines.. • hashimoto's- listen to yourself or your naturopath? Who knows your body better? • rash on face and neck, burning irritating- hypericum perforatum.. • itchy flaky scalp- burdock seed oil, rosemary infused oil.. • can you find a use for what you have harvested? ONLY harvest plants you have a use for/ can make into medicine immediately! • slow down and be a little wiser.. • you can get a diagnosis and treat that diagnosis, but you may not make yourself healthy by treating that diagnosis..

People's Medicine Show

Aug 2, 2018 01:53:00

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Sean is an herbalist, gardener and medicine maker. You are invited to call in to ask questions and add to the discussion

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Red Earth's Astrid Grove & Ixeeya Lin

Jul 31, 2018 02:07:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Astrid Grove & Ixeeya Lin. Astrid Grove currently lives in the Colorado mountain town of Nederland with her husband, her two daughters, and two cats.  Her passion lies in facilitating and supporting women’s empowerment through midwifery, hands on healing, plant medicine and sacred ceremony.  She is in the process of revamping her website and you can expect that soon at www.astridgrove.com. Ixeeya Lin is dedicated to restoring the feminine back to her full embodied glory to support sacred union on our glorious planet!  Through rite of passage coaching, bodywork and rituals she helps you awaken deep meaning, awaken confidence and authenticity and value your feminine genius. Ixeeya has been on a wild adventure, trained and certified by a variety of wild wise women around the globe in restorative movement, ceremonial arts, womens yoga, Maya abdominal womb centering, shamanism and folk herbalism, somatic healing, sotai, holistic pelvic care, reiki, tantra, south indian temple dance and a variety of global dance forms. More about Ixeeya at  WomensTent.com     this episode Q&A includes: • sore breast tissue- parsley poultice.. • hypericum species- perforatum is medicinal because it holds the red oil in it.. • histamines in the body freaking out causing excess mucous in the nose and eyes? find what is flowering, osha tincture.. • oil pushing or pulling? • burning sores in the mouth- Saint Joan knows about burns, honey, cocoa and honey.. • craving chocolate? you may need more minerals.. • who is a woman? who decides?   

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Personal Transformation Helen McConnell

Jul 25, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Helen McConnell. Helen is a Personal Transformation Specialist. That means she can help you make the really big changes you want to make in your life – relatively easily and effectively. She specializes in helping people identify and release outof-date and limiting beliefs and old, negative thought patterns – those are the things that block us from reaching our big dreams. The majority of people live by default and habit - succumbing to repetitive thought patterns and unconscious beliefs. How would you like to Live by Design - where you consciously create your life? Helen can show you how. It’s not only possible, but the means to do so are literally at your fingertips! She works her magic with individuals and groups – in person, by phone, and by Skype.  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Naturality Path's Shivagi

Jul 18, 2018 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers (0 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Shivagi. Shivagi's restlessness took her to a lot of ashrams and gurus, and brought her in touch with various philosophies and spiritual/healing teachings/practices. She did crazy travels, met interesting people under different circumstances, kept learning from her pleasant/unpleasant experiences, but something just did not fit in. She had not just been changing multiple jobs but frequently changing professions all together. When she had reached the peak of her internal crisis, in the October of 2016, quite unexpectedly, she met Jivasu in the town of Rishikesh and got introduced to Naturality. A peek into Jivasu's life and his unassuming ability to answer her incessant questions about everything, initiated certain kind of natural integration in her. Shivagi currently resides in Dehradun and is the co-founder of Naturality programs in India. Her journey was never devoid of excitement and uncertainties, but she is now always full of boundless inner adventure which is finding a wholesome expression on her more conscious journey. Her website is www.naturalitypath.com this episode Q&A includes: • red clover blossoms- dying and buying.. • beginning menopause and needing alone time.. • being autistic and having your needs met.. • what you have to give is valuable and it's based on taking care of yourself.. • using nettle leaves and stalks before it flowers.. • psoriasis- try hypericum perforatum oil.. • lots of herbal options for breast tenderness.. • recently removed gallbladder- nourishing herbal infusions and eating less fat at one time. • feeding babies- infusions and shopping for whole foods..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Social Activist Stephanie Sellers

Jul 11, 2018 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Stephanie Sellers. Dr. Stephanie A. Sellers is a poet, a homesteader in the mountains of Pennsylvania, and a Native American Studies scholar who is dedicated to the healing of women and Mother Earth. She has just co-edited a book with the artist-scholar, Menoukha Case, about the Laguna Pueblo writer Paula Gunn Allen called Weaving the Legacy.  Stephanie is currently researching the hidden phenomenon of Family Aggression against daughters in patriarchal cultures. She created the organization, Sedna’s Daughters, to raise awareness and offer support for daughters who have been shunned by or are estranged from their biological families. Stephanie's website is www.sednasdaughters.com  and you can find her on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/SednasD/ this episode Q&A includes: • the act of being alive creates toxins- liver and kidney function, persistent organic chemicals- supporting your liver, why it is dangerous to detox.. • diabetes- what not to eat, what to eat and when- possible to keep from progressing.. • giving up nighttime feedings with breastfed toddler to protect the teeth.. • 'Breast Cancer? Breast Health!' what's better than juicing? Macrobiotic, Mediterranean diet, herbal infusions, mushrooms... • drinking water and distilled water takes down your electrolytes and compromises the immune system.. • sore mouth cancer and using sage..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Charlene Spretnak on Interbeing

Jul 4, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed bya 30-minute interview with Charlene Spretnak about her book Relational Reality: New Discoveries of Interrelatedness That Are Changing the Modern World. this episode Q&A includes: • summer bites and stings- putting plantain and yarrow to use. • two young children- you need to prioritize time for yourself! Is it time to wean your child? • acids in goat milk, other types of milk, culturing milk.. • harvesting and drying linden.. • migraines- hypericum! the great healer of the nervous system, herbal pain relievers, and healing sexual assault.. • treating people not diagnosis.. • familiarize yourself with your county extension to find where plants grow..    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Plant Medicine Singer Johanna Warren

Jun 27, 2018 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Johanna Warren. On the national US record release tour for her new album "Gemini II,"singer-songwriter Johanna Warren is blending her musical path with herpassion for herbalism. On her recent "Plant Medicine Tour," she aligned with local herbalists, farmers and activists in every city she visited to share about their work, sell their medicines and connect with their communities. this episode Q&A includes: • passionflower- passiflora incarnata is the only medicinal variety.. • monotropa uniflora is used incredibly sparingly.. • headache that has to do with the liver with pain behind the eyes- chinese medicine perspective.. • using hypericum perforatum for symptoms of Lyme.. • not recommended for anyone to be gluten free that is not celiacs.. • copperhead snake bite and options for herbs to relieve inflammation.. • why not to get a mammogram.. • creating a sacred time when bleeding can stop cramping- antispasmodic herbs..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Mythic Medicine Amber Hill

Jun 19, 2018 02:07:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Amber Hill. Amber is a mother, herbalist, writer, teacher, podcaster, and river swimmer living in Northern California. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Religious Studies from UC Davis and is endlessly interested in exploring the depths of consciousness and how humans make meaning. Alongside herbalism, she has immersed herself in the study of genealogy and deep ancestry, psychedelic healing, float tanks, grief and trauma, mythology, mycology, conscious death and home funerals, and empowered menstruation, sex, and childbirth. this Q&A includes: • vitamin D supplements - supplements are partial.. getting vitamin D from the sun, and shiitake mushrooms.. • digestive fire does not stay strong as we age- no need to beat yourself up over it.. • thyroid- iodine test, Ryan Drum, seaweed.. • explanation of the menstrual cycle.. •  why to not use the word perimenopause- it is disempowering.. • cooking greens for at least 60 minutes.. • nettle infusions.. • when something upsets the mind, is there a belly ache to follow?    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Feminist Witch Zsuzsanna Budapest

Jun 12, 2018 02:03:00

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Zsuzsanna Emese Budapest was born in Budapest, Hungary, during a big winter storm on January 30, 1940. Her mother, Masika Szilagyi, was a medium and a practicing witch who supported herself and her daughter with her art, as a sculptress. Masika’s themes always celebrated the Triple Goddess and the Fates, and Zsuzsanna, “Z,” grew up respecting and appreciating Mother Nature as a god. Z has led rituals, lectured, taught classes, given workshops, written articles tirelessly, and published in hundreds of women’s newspapers across the country. She has powerfully influenced many of the future teachers and writers about the Goddess. The California Institute for Integral studies in San Francisco recognized Z’s contribution to Women’s Spirituality Movement. Today Z lives in Santa Cruz, California, giving workshops and lectures but always making time to smell the roses. She is the founder and director of the Women’s Spirituality Forum, a nonprofit organization sponsoring Goddess spirituality retreats and festivals for women and young girls. this episode Q&A includes: • cervical spondylosis- affirmations and visulizations give us our life back, comfrey.. • castor oil pack to treat bone spurs.. • every atom in my body is new every 7-10 days- atoms make up cells.. • a poultice or fomentation.. • low iron- red meat, liver, nettle infusion- plant iron needs animal iron to circulate in the blood.. • yucca used as a treatment for rheumatoid arthritis- desert southwest plant, preparations.. • soul retrieval by covering the body with the earth..

People's Medicine Show

Jun 7, 2018 01:16:00

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Sean is a shamanic herbalist, gardener, medicine maker.  You are invited to call in during the live show and add to the discussion, ask your questions

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Astrologer Virginia Bell

Jun 5, 2018 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Virginia Bell. Virginia Bell is a full time writer and astrologer. She has written horoscope columns for websites and magazines. She currently writes for Die Welt (the German publication) and Watch! the CBS magazine and blog for The Huffington Post. Virginia is the author of Midlife Is Not A Crisis: Using Astrology To Thrive In The Second Half Of Life. She currently lectures on astrology, inspiration and aging. Before becoming involved in astrology she owned one of the first natural foods restaurants in New York City: Whole Wheat 'N Wild Berrys (from 1974-1995). She then went on to own a second restaurant in the Berkshires from 1988-1991. Virginia co-authored The Manhattan Health Pages: A Guide to Educate, Pamper and Inspire You. During that period Virginia also lectured on health and wellness. this episode Q&A includes: • basically all raspberry species are used the same medicinally- growing cycle and when to harvest.. • seeds of yellow dock used for medicine and food.. • making lavender sun tea.. • comfrey for closed injuries at the joint, muscles, ligaments, tendons and bones.. • cancer care and quality of life or quantity of life.. • cancer diagnosis- the first thing you're going to have to cope with is your fear and anxiety.. • homeopathy used to clear family tendencies- literally change at a genetic level..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Soulflower Oracle Deck Lisa Estabrook

May 29, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Lisa Estabrook. Lisa is an artist, graphic designer, mother, obsessive gardener and plant whisperer who has spent the last 30 years since graduating college trying to figure out how to live a healthy and joyful life. The creation of the Soulflower Plant Spirit Oracle deck was the result of a two-year long personal journey of self-discovery and healing. It’s self-publication in the summer of 2016 launched Soulflower, Lisa’s heART based business with a growing range of products intended to support and inspire connection with ourselves and our planet through the power of art and flowers. Flower emPower! Her guiding principle is that the more we learn about ourselves, and take responsibility for our own healing (wholing) journeys, the more we will empower ourselves to live guided by the wisdom in our hearts rather than the voices in our heads. And this, she believes, is how we will heal this Earth. this episode Q&A includes: • baby with intermittent fever- what are the possibilities- treating bacterial and viral infections.. • torn off toenail on dog- plantain, yarrow.. • telling people what they like and don't like creates codependency.. • the less you say about others, the better off you'll be.. • most women have ended their periods by age 45-50- talking to your body.. • communicating with plants.. • making medicine from cleavers.. • annuals and perennials... • wild lettuce- biennials and annuals.. • fennel seed tea to lower histamine..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Move Your DNA' Katy Bowman

May 22, 2018 02:13:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Katy Bowman. Katy is part biomechanist, part science communicator, and full-time mover, Katy Bowman has educated hundreds of thousands of people on the role movement plays in the body and in the world. Blending a scientific approach with straight talk about sensible, whole-life movement solutions, her website and award-winning podcast, Katy Says, reach hundreds of thousands of people every month, and thousands have taken her live classes. Passionate about human movement outside of exercise, Katy volunteers her time to support the larger reintegration of movement into human lives by providing movement courses across widely varying demographics and working with non-profits promoting nature education.  this episode Q&A includes: • viral infections, elderberries, sauerkraut as a a preventative- echinacea- is antibacterial, stimulates macrophages.. • fermentation is a way of cooking food without using fuel.. • You need to weigh out herb fro infusions- 1 ounce of dried herb per quart jar. • inner guardian- ask yourself what symbolizes protection for you? • interstitial cystitis- linden is anti inflammatory, redclover produces hormonal precursors, comfrey heals lining of the bladder.. •  nettle is not a diuretic, it helps the kidneys to work more efficiently and strengthens the bladder over time.. • parts New Mexico have lots of radioactive dust and can be dangerous to health.. • pollen allergies.. • Susun does not drink water, here's why. • painful genital herpes outbreaks- hypericum oil and tincture.. • let go of the resistance, let go of the fight, let the healing in..          

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Intuitive Energy Demetria Manuselis

May 15, 2018 02:09:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Demetria Manuselis. Demetria is a certified intuitive energy practitioner and facilitator. She hosted the "Soul Freedom Summit" a series that featured 24 guests including well renowned Hay House author and podcaster Davidji, Wayne Dyer's favorite healer Mira Kelley, E! entertainment host Pirie Jones, and Best-Selling Author Morgana Rae. Her mission is to inspire and light the fire of transformation in the heart of humanity individually and collectively awakening from the dream of "themselves" into the divinity of "ourselves" by assisting us in releasing belief systems and paradigms that no longer match the eternal guiding principle of the soul's wisdom.  She has theta healing, advanced theta healing, and Angel Alchemy certifications. She is a daughter of Greek immigrants and she has a background as an investigator, which gave her enormous capacity to understand and transcend the various entrapments of the ego and victim consciousness and discover the divine genius and true power of the soul.  this episode Q&A includes: • harmful effects of essential oils and multilevel marketing- how can anyone get ahead by ripping others off? • severe dry eyes- eyes are the opening to the liver- burdock, yellowdock, dandelion, thistle, chicory.. • 1 year old with long term cough- safe and soothing, note harsh and irritating.. • propolis is the effective part of pine- safe and effective.. • ovarian cancer rarely starts in the ovaries.. • harvest poke after at least 3 yrs growth and in the with after all green has died.. • how does lyme get into our systems- how long does it take? • got bit by a tick- astragalus, Saint Joan's Wort..   

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Hado Bear's Secret' Kathleen Caputo

May 8, 2018 02:11:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Kathleen Caputo.   Kathleen Caputo is an ordained interfaith minister who focuses on providing positive and life affirming resources to children of all cultures, religions and backgrounds.  Following a 30-year career as a business executive, she founded Hado Bear, Inc. and a nonprofit organization, Source of Guidance, Inc., both dedicated to helping children and families to have happy, healthy and fulfilling lives and to better respond to life’s challenges including those facing crises and serious illness.  Kathleen is a staff minister at The Center For Spiritual Living in Hicksville, New York and has led more than 100 programs for children.  She also taught workshops on creativity and guided imagery for the New York City School System, the Fashion Institute of Technology, and City University of New York.     Kathleen’s children’s book, Hado Bear’s Secret, is the first in a series of books she is authoring to teach children that we are all perfect just the way we are, and that our thoughts, beliefs and words have the power to change our life energy and transform experiences from negative to positive.   this episode Q&A includes: • age is unlikely to effect your fertility , but does effect your genetic material.. • success story of what to do when you are bit by a tick and prevention.. • ex anorexic and bulimic that has followed Susun's advice and now loves her body, food and nourishing herbal infusions.. • japanese knot weed has taken over property- get pigs, make remedies.. • massage technique to relieve headaches that start in the neck and connection to the liver.. • you do not need to hurt yourself to heal.   

People's Medicine Show

May 4, 2018 02:09:00

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Sean Murnin is a community herbalist, gardener, medicine maker.  You are invited to call in during the live show and add to the discussion, ask your questions

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Medicine Woman Beata Alfoldi

May 1, 2018 02:11:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Beata Alfoldi. Beáta is a medicine woman, workshop facilitator, shamanic practitioner, healer, ceremonial leader, seer and speaker with a gift for assisting individuals through deep transformation. She facilitates private sessions, classes, workshops and international retreats in Australia, Bali, Thailand and Mexico. this episode Q&A includes: • emotional differences between men and women - women need health relationships with women for a healthy living.. • the power of competitiveness between women used to lift each other up.. • gender studies is not women's studies- women's studies makes it out that we have not been living in the patriarchy.. • HPV can live on a toilet seat for several days.. • transitioning off a vegan diet- the difference between fixing and nourishing.. • endometriosis caused by environmental toxin dioxin from things like bleached tampons, sanitary pads, plastics, burning garbage.. • plantain oil heals the skin.. • what does low estrogen mean? meaningless... • acid reflux- slippery elm balls.. • appetite suppression- drinking something warm or hot at the beginning of meals such as green tea, bone broth, warmed infusion..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Second Nature Project Jody Dunphy

Apr 24, 2018 02:10:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Jody Dunphy. Jody is an artist, designer and the creator of the Second Nature Project; an endeavor that resides at the intersection of art and activism. The project was born while she was earning her MFA in Applied Craft and Design at the Oregon College of Art and Craft + Pacific Northwest College of Art. Her practice is driven by a desire to share her fascination with plant life and inspire people to think about their relationship with the natural world. She makes jewelry and sculpture for holding plants and seeds that are dispersed via diverse channels: in galleries, on the street and through retail. Collaboration, engagement, ephemerality, labor and craft are underlying themes in the work she creates. this episode Q&A includes: • carotenes found in things like nettles, sweet potatoes, tomatoes- help prevent damage from radiation.. • bacteria contamination on kratom and other issues from consumption of kratom.. • 42 year old wanting to conceive a baby- genetic material, miscarriage, infusions, animal fats and red meat.. • nutrients needed from red meat.. • AMA said over 15 years ago not to use hydrogen peroxide - destroys tissue, make wounds more likely to get infected. • yarrow tincture stops pain, stops bleeding, powerfully antibacterial.. • antibiotics do not prevent infections.. • two herniated discs- reasons for back pain, CBD, Skullcap, hypericum tincture.. • what's the problem with high cholesterol? high C reactive protein is the real problem.. • white stool in child- possible causes and testing..      

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Visionary Women Entrepreneurs Kaya Singer

Apr 17, 2018 02:10:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Kaya Singer. Since 1973, Kaya Singer Has been a potter, therapist, life coach, author, business mentor, and now a painter. Kaya started  Awakening Business in 1997 when she was still living in New Zealand and felt called to support visionary women who needed mentors and help to grow a business the Wise Woman Way.  After helping thousands of women and creating her own success, and entering her Crone years she is integrating all her work together and still helping women to be more empowered, while working less. Kaya's recent book, "Wiser and Wilder, A Soulful path for Visionary women Entrepreneurs," is the book she wished she would have had thirty-five years ago when she was just starting. Kaya's paintings carry a similar energy and are channeled wise and wild women who appear on the canvas. They all have a deep message and a purpose to share with the viewer. Kaya is now working on a set up oracle cards to go with the book.  this episode Q&A includes: • papilloma in the nostril- melissa officinalis in a oil base is a strong anti-viral • options to keep ticks off dogs and people.. • hanging and drying nettle.. • using colloidal silver as a last option.. • cold sore- hypericum oil.. • hypertension- hawthorn.. • rheumatoid arthritis and options for relieving joint pain..    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Hallucinogens and Culture Jerry Brown

Apr 10, 2018 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Jerry B. Brown, Ph.D.. Jerry is an anthropologist, author, and activist. From 1972 to 2014, he served as founding professor of anthropology at Florida International University in Miami, where he taught a course on “Hallucinogens and Culture.” Julie M. Brown, M.A., LMHC, is an integrative psychotherapist, who conducts research on the role of sacred plants in religion.  

People's Medicine Show

Apr 5, 2018 02:05:00

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Tonight's topic is good enough. Do you feel good enough, do you feel  good enough as you think you feel?

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Marguerite Uhlmann-Bower & Lacy Johnson

Apr 3, 2018 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Marguerite Uhlmann-Bower. Marguerite is an RN, Clinical Herbalist, Wild Crafter and, is also a cautious wild foods forager. She is co-founder and director of Plant Pioneers, a Human-Plant Relations Movement, where her work invites the beginner to the experienced to become interested in plants, through hands-on, outdoor Nature experiences, that bridges wild crafting, traditional herbal medicines, plant intelligence science and phenomena. In recent years, her outdoor explorations have additional tools that connect humans to plants: Music of the Plants and Cymatics.  Lacy Johnson - co-founding Plant Pioneers member; she was born and raised in Texas and moved to the Catskill area in 2015. The move led her to her current studies in herbalism with Marguerite Uhlmann-Bower, where she is now entering her 2nd year. Additionally, Lacy plans on adding to her studies as an ecology major in the near future.    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Crow's Daughter Julie Charette Nunn

Mar 27, 2018 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Julie Charette Nunn. Julie, Crow's Daughter is a shamanic herbalist and long-time teacher, herbal crafter, organic gardener/farmer, goat herd and successful business owner from Whidbey Island in Washington State. She teaches listening as a way to gain access to the abundant wisdom in nature, and supports people to open themselves to greater possibility by sharing their gifts. She offers shamanic herbal apprenticeships, wisdom circles, home study courses and individual mentorships sessions in the shamanic herbal tradition of the wise woman.  She also offers hand-crafted, nourishing herbal products.  Julie's specialty is connecting people in nature to learn more deeply who they are. this episode Q&A includes: • vitamin supplements are made by large petrochemical companies that sell these drugs to smaller suppliers that make their own products from them.. • smoking is a very shamanic act, humans are the only species that inhale fire.. • eyesight- the very best thing for eyes is egg yolk. • bacterial infection- echinacea- pupurea and augustifolia- how to take, make and buy.. • whenever we hear advice to eliminate a whole food from our diets, we know it's bad advice.. • long term hacking cough- mullein.. • visualize the end result- not the process getting there..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Fountain of Life Seren and Azra Bertrand

Mar 20, 2018 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions follwed by a 30 minute interview with Seren and Azra Bertrand.  Azra Bertrand, MD and Seren Bertrand are founders of The Fountain of Life Grail Mystery School, and authors of the groundbreaking new book “Womb Awakening: Initiatory Wisdom from the Creatrix of All Life” that has been described by New York Times bestselling authors as a “masterwork of beauty, power and mystical truth”, a “magical sacred feminine transmission” and a “mystery school in a book.” this e pisode Q&A includes: • the royal road to learning about plants is to learn about plant families.. • all B vitamins are sensitive to temperature- available in whole grains, beans, eggs, dairy, fish... • check out 'New Menopausal Years' appendix on specific nutrients and what to find them in.. • geographic tongue- mucilage in second brew of comfrey infusion, plantain seed, slippery elm, marshmallow root.. • keeping your pet healthy and why worm medication is the best option for deworming.  • PTSD- panic attacks- motherwort and cannabis- skullcap to rebuild the nervous system for restful sleep.. • energy medicine- the less specific it is, the better it works- energy does not like to be bossed around.. • dyslexia and ADHD in child- medicate or allow your child to be creative? screw school! • ring worm- blue kote destroys fungus.. • making double extraction mushroom tinctures.. • berberine containing plants to kill troublesome intestinal bacteria.. • preventing and treating hemorrhoids in pregnancy..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Herbalist Linda Conroy

Mar 14, 2018 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Linda Conroy. Linda Conroy dedicates her life to connecting with the green world. She is a practicing herbalist, providing herbal education, workshops and apprenticeships, as well as individual consultations. Linda also holds two masters degrees: MSS (Master of Social Service) and MLSP (Master of Law and Social Policy). Linda is a community organizer and the founder of the Midwest Women's Herbal Conference. Her primary mentors are the plants who never cease to instill a sense of awe in her daily life. Linda's primary human mentors are Susun Weed, Isla Burgess and Marshall Rosenberg. She has taken classes with a whole host of other herbalists and personal growth activists. from far and wide. She always appreciates new perspectives.    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Mar 7, 2018 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal questions. this episode Q&A includes: • compulsively cold - warming adaptogen American ginseng.. • menopausal anxiety- motherwort tincture taken as often as every 15 minutes.. • resentment kills whatever it touches- having patience and love for your life as a daily householder.. • in order to get nutrition from plants, the cell wall of the plant needs to be broken.. • over 4000 types of minerals on the planet earth, each plant chooses what it likes- reason for eating a broad diet.. • not that it is not healthy to drink tea- it healthier to drink nourishing herbal infusions.. • plantain ointment/ salve/ spit poultice stops itching.. • don't change your diet, let your diet change you.. • plantars  fasciitis turned to neuropathy- are you eating red meat, tai chi and chi kung brings energy into feet.. • oral contraception- stops ovulation by tricking the body into thinking it's pregnant..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sacred Iboga Medicine Elizabeth Bast

Mar 7, 2018 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Elizabeth Bast. Elizabeth serves as a yoga & dance teacher, holistic lifestyle mentor, healing artist, and musician. Bast is the author HEART MEDICINE: A True Love Story, an intimate memoir about a healing experience with the sacred Iboga medicine. She has experienced the Missoko Bwiti initiation and Rite of Passage in Gabon, Africa, and is currently in an iboga facilitator training with the Bwiti tradition. Her blog highlights her adventures with yoga, art, sacred dance, eco-conscious designers, travel, unique subcultures, conscious lifestyles, natural health, whole-foods. Since 2007, Bast has co-created with notable spray paint artist, Chor Boogie, producing numerous collaborative works of visual and performance art at galleries, museums, and special events.  this episode Q&A includes: • compulsively cold - warming adaptogen American ginseng.. • menopausal anxiety- motherwort tincture taken as often as every 15 minutes.. • resentment kills whatever it touches- having patience and love for your life as a daily householder.. • in order to get nutrition from plants, the cell wall of the plant needs to be broken.. • over 4000 types of minerals on the planet earth, each plant chooses what it likes- reason for eating a broad diet.. • not that it is not healthy to drink tea- it healthier to drink nourishing herbal infusions.. • plantain ointment/ salve/ spit poultice stops itching.. • don't change your diet, let your diet change you.. • plantars  fasciitis turned to neuropathy- are you eating red meat, tai chi and chi kung brings energy into feet.. • oral contraception- stops ovulation by tricking the body into thinking it's pregnant..  

People's Medicine Show

Mar 2, 2018 01:47:00

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Sean is a community herbalist, medicine maker and gardener based in the southwest United States.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Invoking Animal Magic' Hearth Moon Rising

Feb 28, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Hearth Moon Rising. Hearth lives in the Adirondack Mountains of upstate New York, where she practices a nature-based craft. She is an ordained priestess in two traditions (Dianic and Fellowship of Isis) and has taught magic for over twenty-five years. She is the author of Divining with Animal Guides: Answers from the world at hand and Invoking Animal Magic: A guide for the pagan priestess. this episode Q&A includes: • routine pap smears- do you need them? • uterine polyps- ultrasound and biopsy- do we need to appease others out of fear? • yarrow as a dentifrice, why not to use glycerides, what part of the plant to use and why.. • middle ear infections in 4 year old- antibiotics are not working, how to use echinacea, and why tubes are a good idea.. • over 200 cold viruses- your child is not unhealthy for getting sick, teaching the immune system how to work.. • tincture of licorice or powdered preparation in water is highly antiviral.. • compound fracture in vertebrae- comfrey to heal the bone, hypericum to heal nerve damage..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Loving Bitch Rythea Lee

Feb 21, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Rythea Lee. Rythea is a professional dancer and multi-disciplinary artist giving voice to personal and global stories of healing. She produces and directs performances that activate intensity with humor, highly physical dance with spoken word, and social commentary with personal story. She is a trauma and abuse counselor for 23 years and is devoted to helping people recover and thrive after surviving unspeakable atrocities. She published a book called Trauma into Truth: Gutsy Healing and Why It's Worth it, an upbeat and practical book about what the journey of healing looks like, where it leads, and why it's worth it. Her aim to both heal and entertain combines at the deepest level in her on-line Youtube show called Advice from a Loving Bitch. The show uses zany humor, therapeutic monologues, compelling interviews, and dance parties to teach people how to transform crippling self-hatred into lasting self-love. It speaks to people from all walks of life. Her show can be found at www.rythea.com/advice  this episode Q&A includes: • herbs don't treat diseases- they treat people.. • environmental allergies- are you allergic to life? • do not make infusions from aromatic plants. • eating milkweed flowers after cooking and discarding water twice. • kidney stones..   • symptoms from endometriosis.. • echinacea, yarrow and cornsilk for the bladder..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & ShamanWeaver Shiela Baker

Feb 14, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Shiela Baker. ShamanWeaver Shiela Baker helps people find passion, purpose & prosperity & feel better than they ever have!She is an author of two books on Shamanic journeying.  With Soul retrieval and After-Care, opening the Akashic Records or shamanic counseling she assists people with PTSD depression and anxiety.  Shiela facilitates profound life changes in her 6 months Cedar or her year-long Sage shamanic programs. By utilizing powerful spirit guides you have access to the realm of non-ordinary reality in which all healing is possible.  Her insights, humor, and compassion create an atmosphere for empowered growth and healing. Join Shiela in Shamanic Spirit School or a seasonal retreat.  this episode Q&A includes: • philosophy of cancer- supplements vs food and why you get more nutrition from nourishing herbal infusions as opposed to supplements.. • plantain is a miracle healer.. • motherwort tincture can be taken as often as needed, it is totally safe.. • what herbs to use against bacteria in the bladder.. • dilute tinctures in water to protect the tissues of the mouth.. • root allies to the rescue! • lactuca genus- making potent medicine.. • eating seaweed.. • chickweed compress for inflammation around eyes..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Psychedelic Meditation Katherine MacLean

Feb 7, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Katherine MacLean. Katherine is a research scientist, teacher and meditator. In her academic research at UC Davis and Johns Hopkins University, she studied how psychedelics and mindfulness meditation can promote beneficial, long-lasting changes in personality, well-being and brain function. In New York, she co-founded and directed the Psychedelic Education & Continuing Care Program (www.psychedelicprogram.com), focusing on group integration for psychedelic users and training workshops for clinicians. She currently lives on an organic farm and is preparing to be a study therapist on an upcoming Phase 3 trial of MDMA for post-traumatic stress disorder. You can learn more about her work on her website: katherinemaclean.org this episode Q&A include: • papaya leaf as remedy for cancer.. • soy milk, ginseng, gingko- protection from radiation treatment.. • Ask your doctors about the risk of the risk- statistics are used to mess with your mind.. • rotating through infusions.. • osteopath is a bone doctor that specializes in non invasive, non surgical treatments or skilled massage therapist.. • burdock seed oil as a scalp treatment, coconut oil.. • chickweed and calendula for soothing rash around eyes..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Urban Shaman Donna Henes

Jan 31, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by  a 30 minute interview with Donna Henes. Donna is an internationally renowned urban shaman, contemporary ceremonialist, spiritual teacher, award-winning author, popular speaker and workshop leader whose joyful celebrations of celestial events have introduced ancient traditional rituals and contemporary ceremonies to millions of people in more than 100 cities since 1972. She has published four books, a CD, an acclaimed Ezine and writes for The Huffington Post, Beliefnet and UPI Religion and Spirituality Forum. A noted ritual expert, she serves as a ritual consultant for the television and film industry. Mama Donna, as she is affectionately called, maintains a ceremonial center, spirit shop, ritual practice and consultancy in Exotic Brooklyn, NY where she  offers intuitive tarot readings, spiritual counseling and works with individuals, groups, institutions, municipalities and corporations to create meaningful ceremonies for every imaginable occasion. Donna's website is www.DonnaHenes.net

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & The Akashic Knowing Lisa Barnett

Jan 24, 2018 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Lisa Barnett. Lisa Barnett is the internationally recognized bestselling author of "The Infinite Wisdom of the Akashic Records" and her newest book “From Questioning to Knowing – 73 Prayers to Transform Your Life”. She is also the founder and head teacher of Akashic Knowing School of Wisdom, an internationally recognized school where students can learn to access their soul wisdom and guidance from their personal Akashic Records along with numerous healing tools, meditation, and prayer systems. Lisa has more than twenty-five years of experience in the spiritual healing forum and is a master of many healing modalities. For 10 of those years, she has also been a Certified Prayer Practitioner, where she offered healing prayer treatment to the congregations and served as vice president on the board of directors at Golden Gate Center for Spiritual Living in California. It is Lisa’s passion to empowering individuals to find greater fulfillment, happiness, abundance, health and ease by helping them align with their soul path, understand their soul contracts, and complete their karma and vows.  For more information, you can visit her website at www.AkashicKnowing.com this episode Q&A includes: • dandelion is a tonic- get to know her, life long friend... • very important to eat full fat dairy for skin health.. • make comfrey infusion taste better with apple cider, cranberry juice or brewed with a pinch of monarda didyma..  • cloggled pores- wash cloth with witch hazel, yarrow spray.. • healthy bones vs osteoprosis.. • not a fan of statins.. • herbs for the throat..    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Weaving Healing Wisdom' Paula and Jenny

Jan 17, 2018 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Paula and Jenny abouth their new book 'Weaving Healing Wisdom'.  Paula Youmell, RN, Wise Woman Nurse®, teaches body, mind, spirit health from the cellular level up, yup, a natural health-biology nerd to assist your weaving wisdom around your body's amazing inner workings. Her passion for real food and earth based, natural medicine will have you walking your path to health with a skip in your step. Jenny Morrill is a proud public school teacher and Mindfulness Mentor/Trainer specializing in the educational setting.  She loves sharing her expertise to support others as they begin the healing benefits of mindfulness.  She is devoted to helping others settle into their own minds and bodies with steadiness and ease.  It is possible to navigate stress and optimize health using the breath to enhance well-being and presence of mind.  Jenny lives with her daughter and husband in the Foothills of the Adirondacks and is grateful to work in an engaging and caring learning community.  Discover the magic within the struggle and learn more at 3marigolds.com. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Maharishi & Me' Susan Shumsky

Jan 10, 2018 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Susan Shumsky. Dr. Susan Shumsky has dedicated her life to helping people take command of their lives in highly effective, powerful, positive ways. She is the best-selling author of 13 books, published by Simon & Schuster, Random House, New Page, and Skyhorse Publishing. A pioneer in the human potential field, she has spent nearly 50 years teaching thousands of people meditation, prayer, affirmation, and intuition. For 22 years, her mentor was Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, who was guru of the Beatles. Neither starry-eyed nor antagonistic, her memoir _Maharishi & Me_ captures, from a balanced viewpoint, the genuine essence of what it's like to live in an ashram. this episode Q&A includes: • as men and women, we can stop addressing people as "you guys".. • when men stand strong and tell women the truth, we all benefit.. • cold colds and hot colds- elderberry and echinacea are consider neutral.. • hypericum perforatum- powerful antiviral.. • anger, as long as it is not used to put others down, is the energy of change.. • it is okay to take care of yourself.. • your body doesn't know anything but perfection... • nourishing herbal infusions are the backbone of giving your body what it needs to repair and heal.. • hysterical hygiene to get rid of parasites such as lice.. • transferring the healing of the planet through your hands..     

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Revolutionary Consciousness Tracey Ash

Jan 3, 2018 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Tracy Ash. Tracey Ash believes genius evolutionary clues lie within our ancient origins. She hopes to use them to return us to love, the destiny of humanity. Since 1999 Tracey has aided thousands of individuals to empower, transform and awaken their own sacred destiny.  Tracey Ash has delivered her training in the U.K., USA, Egypt, Japan, and Australia. She is recognized as a leading light by those who deeply care about earth and humanity. Tracey is a Sufi, an expert on Ancient Egypt, and a premier global conference speaker. Her Reality Revolution projects have been activated at the Great Pyramid of Giza, Uluru, Tokyo, Stonehenge, and Mt. Fuji. this episode Q&A includes: • comfrey infusion during pregnancy prevents postpartum issues by making tissues stronger and more elastic.. • long term acid reflux- you are eating yourself alive if you do not cook for yourself- easy go to whole, nourishing foods. • itchy dog- plantain oil.. • antibiotics are not prophylactic- do not take before procedure! • golden seal taken internally can damage liver, kidneys and digestive system more than antibiotic- echinacea can be taken with antibiotics for more effective treatment.. • tincture of myrr is highly antibiotic and numbing- great for gums. • irritated bladder- corn silk and linden infusion added to rotation.. • soaking methods for glass in foot..      

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Psilocybin Therapy Eric Osborne

Dec 20, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Eric Osborne. Eric is the founder of Magnificent Mushrooms gourmet mushroom farm and consulting, Indiana’s first State recognized Wild Mushroom Expert and a conscientious psychonaut, Eric began working in underground Psilocybin therapy for five years before being arrested.  Informed of his activities, police raided his farm and home, charged him with three class B felonies and turned his life upside down. Unwilling to be thwarted, after his release from incarceration Eric founded the 501(c)(3) organization PLEDG INC. (Psychedelic Liberation Education Discipline and Guidance), the for-profit venture MycoMeditations, a legal psilocybin retreat program in rural Jamaica and MycoMeditations Podcast. A husband, father of three and passionate about psychedelic healing, Eric has used hurdles as inspiration to bring forward the medicine of mushrooms. this episode Q&A includes: • painful injury- RICE, skullcap tincture, hypericum tincture, comfrey, high cbd.. • herbal first aid works best when it is used first.. • which comfrey is safe to use? • yarrow used as a dentifrice.. • chaparral used as tea or tincture? • comfrey is a toughener- gets the job done! • type II diabetes- nourishing herbal infusions, increasing physical activity.. • blue light kills MRSA.. • depression- antidepressants are overpriced, addictive placebos- get angry!  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Wise Womb Medicine Path Naomi Love

Dec 13, 2017 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Naomi Love. Naomi Love is a Relationship & Intimacy Coach, Evolutionary Alchemist, Herbalist, Nutritional Therapist, Flower Essence Practitioner and Wisdom keeper of the temple and healing arts. Naomi is also the Creatrix of Wise Womb Medicine Path which is a holistic body of work sharing the Medicine of Mother Earth, Divine Wisdom & Spirit with women around the world - teaching through experiential embodiment and deep personal healing how to be wisdom keepers of the medicine path. this episode Q&A includes: • dog with throat abrasion- no dry kibble, give cream, eggs, bone broth, nourishing herbal infusions- Juliette De Bairacli Levy.. • remedies for canker sores- amla, tulsi, licorice, myrrh, coconut oil, comfrey leaf infusion, clove tea.. • death- non dualism, grieving, remembering/honoring.. • allergies to protein is a allergy to life.. • getting off of ssri- hypericum perforatum tincture and motherwort tincture can help.. • shoulder injury- arnica gel, hypericum tincture, skullcap, high cbd- RICE- rest, ice, compress, elevate..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Dr. Heide Goettner-Abendroth

Dec 6, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr. Heide Goettner-Abendroth. She has published extensively on matriarchal society and culture, and through her lifelong research on matriarchal societies has become a founder of Modern Matriarchal Studies. She lectured in Europe and abroad, and her main work “Matriarchal Societies. Studies on Indigenous Culturtes across the Globe”” has been published in German, English and Italian.   this episode Q&A includes: • "No wound requires stiches;" step into your power • People want to avoid Serenity Medicine; it takes time, practice and patience • Hypericum, Oatstraw, mineral rich diet, visualization + affirmations restore nerve functioning • Integrative Care says "I'm in charge of my healing" and I heal myself everyday.  • Prevention for Lyme's disease • Pulsating retina; chamomile + palming • Wise herb choices for toddlers; taste + know the herb + autonomy • Immunization scheduling  • Removing heavy metals from the body; infusions + adaptogens + seaweed • How to stay connected to the Goddess and avoid "relational aggression” • Men's medicine is not female's medicine  • What's effective prayer?  • Tinctures with alcohol for alcoholics + babies; tea alternatives • Sore throat relief • Avoid herbs that cause idiosyncratic symptoms

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Maya Abdominal Therapy Dr. Rosita Arvigo

Nov 29, 2017 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr. Rosita Arvigo. Rosita Arvigo was born in Chicago and trained in the United States as a doctor of naprapathy. In addition to her natural healing practice in Belize, Arvigo is the founder of Belize's six-thousand-acre Terra Nova Medicinal Plant Reserve, the founder of Ix Chel Tropical Research Foundation, the cofounder of Rainforest Remedies, and the creator of the Panti Mayan Medicine Trail, a popular and educational tribute to Don Elijio. Rosita's lifework, THE ARVIGO TECHNIQUES OF MAYA ABDOMINAL THERAPY®, help to restore the body to its natural balance by correcting the position of organs that have shifted and restrict the flow of blood, lymph, nerve and chi energy. Today the Arvigo® techniques are employed by Arvigo® Practitioners across the globe bringing the benefits of natural healing to their clients. this episode Q&A includes: • Susun's next book "Abundantly Well" • cancer of the tongue (HPV) human papillomavirus (memorial sloan kettering) • get a real second opinion, "not a seconding of the first opnion"  • high CBD shrinks tumors (look for Susun's cancer treatment video course in Feb '18) • "loving support" for people going through cancer (or a difficult time)  • necrotic growth and comfrey, 7 medicines, inquiry; visualize a curtain that reveals myself in 5  years • travel herbal medicine kit for India + vaccinations for travel (risk and rewards) • success stories with Poke Rt + Echinacea, St Joan's Wort and asking the body what she needs • abnormal paps and birth control  • herbal allies + breathing with plants to support chanting (meditation) practice  • castor oil

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Unhappiness Syndrome Mia Tomikawa

Nov 22, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Mia Tomikawa. Mia Tomikawa is a translator and editor in chief at IRH Press, an international publisher of spiritual, religious, and self-improvement books by the bestselling author Ryuho Okawa. Mia has been working on the English-translated versions of Okawa's books for nearly a decade to share the spiritual truths that he teaches, which have changed the lives of millions around the world including herself. Mia believes that increasing the awareness and deepening the understanding of these spiritual truths are the keys to finding true happiness on a personal level as well on a global scale. To date, Mia has worked on more than 30 titles by Okawa. In addition to her editing and translation experience, she is a simultaneous interpreter, writer, as well as a U.S. spokesperson for Ryuho Okawa's books. this episode Q&A includes: • comfrey *leaf* infusion + compress for bones + wounds • hiatel hernia  • Susun spends money on health, free & clear, not insurance  • constipation: treat colon like a child, be kind + nourish • the body believes every word we think & say • start eating meat by adding bones/broth to beans, trust animals like being eaten  • immune support: "guardian disease" self-protection + adaptogens/mushrooms • don't watch t.v. when you're stressed, meditate for 10 secs throughout day • Pacific Botanicals ships fresh herbs (in season)  • re-do lab test(s) that would ask you to make any large dietary change • studies refer to feedlot meat + dairy, not grassfed  • motherwort + oatstraw allies for anxiety; dose will change in time

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Past Apprentice Marcie Goldman

Nov 15, 2017 01:58:00

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Susun Weed anwers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Nutrition Coach and past apprentice Marcie Goldman. In this unique episode, Marcie will interview Susun.  Marcie Goldman is a global Health Coach and nutrition expert with close to 20 years experience coaching women one-on-one in the wise woman tradition. Her blog posts are witty & smart, check there for weekly if not daily encouragment for wholing and healing at www.marciegoldman.com.  this episode Q&A includes: • aneurysm + brain recovery • comfrey leaf, gingko, Vit D, B12 for short term memory  • Healthy gut flora + stomach acid for B12 absorption • herbalists can be generalists • dosing Poke Root • dream work is evocative • weight loss tips • jock itch • cervical mucus • the wise woman tradition isn't against root canals + more on root canals • a health issue isn't a personal failure

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & TCM Practitioner Angela Warburton

Nov 8, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Angela Warburton. Angela Warburton has been treating, educating, and empowering people about their health since 2001. Raised in North America, but trained in Traditional Chinese Medicine, it is Angela's passion to bring this ancient wisdom, combined with the most up-to-date, relevant, and impactful options available for her patients, students, and out into the modern world. Speaker, writer, teacher, and practitioner, she works with people to make this medicine easy to understand and integrate into everyday life with compassion, humor, soul, and as much joy as possible! this episode Q&A includes: getting ready for Winter... cold air vs ice water plungehealth choices: what to askHashimotos, soy, cruciferous, garlic  mushroom blends prevent metastasisdiet during chemoH.I.V. nourishmentherb and drug contraindications explainedlow testosterone amenorrheaanti-infective herbs for babies burn out vs not giving your LIFE all you got 

People's Medicine Show

Nov 3, 2017 01:42:00

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Sean Murnin is a community herbalist, medicine maker and gardener. He brings what he has to the table and invites listeners to call in during the live broadcast and/or contribute ideas and content anytime by email peoplesmedicineshow@gmail.com

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Natural Medicine Dr. Tieraona Low Dog

Nov 1, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr. Tieraona Low Dog. Tieraona Low Dog, M.D.’s exploration of natural medicine and its role in modern health care began more than 35 years ago as she studied midwifery, herbal medicine, massage therapy, and martial arts before earning her medical degree from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. Dr. Low Dog is an internationally recognized expert in the fields of integrative medicine, dietary supplements, herbal medicine and women’s health.  She has been an invited speaker to more than 550 scientific/medical conferences, published 40 peer-reviewed articles, written 20 chapters for medical textbooks, and has authored five books, including three National Geographic books, Fortify Your Life, Healthy at Home, and Life is Your Best Medicine. She recently founded her own natural medicine school, Medicine Lodge Ranch, which offers both digital and in-person courses with Dr. Low Dog. Dr. Low Dog lives with her husband, horses, chickens, dogs, and cats on a small ranch in the mountains outside of Santa Fe, New Mexico. For more information, see: www.DrLowDog.com/about.html this episode Q&A includes: • if you're vegan you have to take vitamin B12 that is genetically modified.. • when you're young, it's time to make bone mass- eat dairy.. • ulcerative colitis- slippery elm and comfrey leaf infusion.. • how to prepare rhodiola and adapt.. • hypericum perferatum..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Wise Woman Robin Rose Bennett

Oct 25, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Robin Rose Bennett. obin Rose Bennett, founder of Wisewoman Healing Ways: Herbal Medicine and EarthSpirit Teachings, has been offering classes since 1986 at herb conferences, festivals, clinics, medical and nursing schools, and most joyously, outside with the plants ,She is the author of two meditation CD's available through CD Baby and the books, Healing Magic- A Green Witch Guidebook to Conscious Living-10th anniversary edition and The Gift of Healing Herbs- Plant Medicines and Home Remedies for a vibrantly healthy life. Find Robin Rose at her website: http://www.RobinRoseBennett.com. this episode Q&A includes:  • Sonoma county wildfires- aggravated ears and sinus- cranial sacral therapy, horse radish, nourishing herbal infusions, seaweed.. • nettle is nourishment and nourishment is not in a tincture- drink nettle infusion.. • cataracts- most people see far better after surgery, carotenes.. • acid reflux- dandelion, slippery elm balls.. • toe nail fungus- soak of horsetail, golden seal powder, hysterical hygiene with vinegar.. • energy of the phases of the moon.. • growing brains needs cholesterol and lots of it.. • heme carries oxygen and nutrition to every cell of the body- lack of shows up in skin first.. • seasonal depression.. • live out apprenticeship for men.. • tumor in cat and proper dosing of tincture..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Feminist Witch Zsuzsanna Budapest

Oct 18, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Zsuzsanna Budapest. Z has led rituals, lectured, taught classes, given workshops, written articles tirelessly, and published in hundreds of women’s newspapers across the country. She has powerfully influenced many of the future teachers and writers about the Goddess. The California Institute for Integral studies in San Francisco recognized Z’s contribution to Women’s Spirituality Movement. Today Z lives in Santa Cruz, California, giving workshops and lectures but always making time to smell the roses. She is the founder and director of the Women’s Spirituality Forum, a nonprofit organization sponsoring Goddess spirituality retreats and festivals for women and young girls. this episode Q&A includes: • kava kava preparations.. • digging medicinal roots.. • inulin in roots- resistant starches.. • poke root best dug late November-December.. • poke root tincture activates the lymphatic system to get rid of infection- very powerful!!! • bones heal with comfrey leaf infusion.. • understanding over heating and over cooling colds and flus.. • nourishing herbal infusions and why it is important to rotate the five primary herbs.. • bacterial vaginosis- yogurt, yarrow, garlic.. • eating meat means we deserve to be alive.. • put your money where your beliefs are.. • vegetables need to be cooked for at least an hour..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sacred Economics Eileen Workman

Oct 11, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Eileen Workman. Author Eileen Workman graduated from Whittier College with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and minors in economics, history, and biology. She spent 16 years in the financial services industry as a Senior Vice President and financial adviser for Smith Barney. After experiencing a profound spiritual awakening in 2007, Ms. Workman left the financial services industry and dedicated herself to writing Sacred Economics: The Currency of Life as a means for inviting us to question our longstanding assumptions about the nature of capitalism. Her book places particular focus on the more destructive aspects of late-stage corporatism. Raindrops of Love for a Thirsty World is Ms. Workman’s second nonfiction offering, that was relaesed April 20th, 2017. In it, Workman summons the wisdom of the Life Force that flows within us all, and invites it to speak with us in its own words. The book inspires a healthy sense of self-love in the reader in order to propel them beyond suffering and into the fullest, most beautiful expression of themselves.Ms. Workman presently lives in the San Francisco Bay area with her husband, her son and daughter-in-law, and a menagerie of household pets. this episode Q&A includes: • bone set and Joe Pye Weed.. • there is no such thing as wasted time... • some of the very best adaptogens are mushrooms.. • success story of healing a salivary gland cyst with chickweed and energy.. • extra virgin olive oil and pure olive oil... • turkey tail preparations.. • psoriatic arthritis- relieve achiness with hypericum tincture and boneset tincture.. • prevent flu by eating lots of sauerkraut and take elderberry tincture.. • codonopsis-tonifies vital energy..

People's Medicine Show

Oct 6, 2017 01:50:00

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First Thursday of the month I invite anyone to call in to ask questions, discuss and start conversations about herbal medicine and tell the story of their own healing journey. Sean is a community herbalist, medicine maker and gardener based in Kingston, NY. He is a past live out apprentice at the Wise Woman Center in Woodstock, and past student at Philo School of Herbal Energetics, Northeast School of Botanical Medicine and Pacific Rim College.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Community Herbalist Sean Murnin

Oct 4, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sean Murnin. Sean Murnin is a community herbalist, medicine maker and gardener based out of Kingston, NY. He is the producer and host of The People's Medicine Show  which is broadcast at 7:30pm EST on the first Thursday of the month. Sean has had a lifelong interest in natural healing and attended his first talking stick at the Wise Woman Center in Woodstock NY in 2010. He completed a Live Out Apprenticeship in 2013 there and has continued to visit, work and learn occasionally on weekends.  this episode Q&A includes: • lump in throat of 9 year old.. • energy being powerful or not powerful is a little problematic.. • different parts of the plant has different constituents.. • Susun's column in Plant Healer Magazine- Basics of Herbal Medicine.. • large cyst in one ovary.. • uncircumcised 5 year with difficulty urinating- surgery and herbal allies.. • echinacea mobilizes white blood cells and fights infection in a way antibiotics cannot.. • our bodies get aggravated when we allow them to be cut- it's ok to be angry about it.. • shoulder impingement- comfrey leaf infusion.. • cranial sacral work to make the sinus's happy again.. • elder preparations.. • flavonoids and vitamin C..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Big Belly Services Carrie Kenner

Sep 27, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Carrie Kenner. Carrie has been helping people have babies since 1980.  Her role as mother and grandmother are the most important teachers in her life.  But the biggest impact she has on the world is as a birth doula trainer.  Carrie has trained over 2000 doulas since 2004, and the ripples of love and support that all those doulas provide in the world help support her mission of "a more peaceful world by promoting healthy birth”.  Carrie’s approach to doula training, urban farming, parenting and life is to do what you love, share your passion, and make all your actions lead to racial and social justice.  Carries website is www.bigbellyservices.com this episode Q&A includes: • fever with cough- honey, proper dosing of echinacea, licorice, mullein.. • people that get colds and flus in their younger years have less cancer because their immune systems get a chance to work.. • elderberry tincture and yarrow tincture to prevent colds and flus.. • people that are not celiac that avoid gluten have higher incidence of type 2 diabetes.. • people who avoid dairy are more likely to have hip replacements.. • most important food for people with skin issues is full fat plain yogurt.. • soreness in the lymph nodes under the breasts- cleavers tincture or poke root tincture.. • elderberry kills flu virus's, linden infusion prevents colds and flus.. • psoriasis- linden infusion and hypericum oil.. • if your belly fat giggles and you can pinch it, embrace it.. • cancer- screening, treatment, recurrence..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Children's Advocate Diane Levin

Sep 20, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Diane Levin. Diane is internationally recognized expert helping professionals, parents and policymakers understand and respond to the impact of various societal forces-such as violence and sexualization, and media and commercial culture-on children's development, learning and behavior. She is a founder of 3 advocacy organizations:T.R.U.C.E—Teachers Resisting Unhealthy Children's Entertainment, which helps professionals help parents deal with the impact of media and promote quality play;Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood, which works to end the commercial exploitation of children; and, Defending the Early Years, which advocates for appropriate early childhood practice that counteracts inappropriate aspects of many recent school reform mandates. Levin is a Professor of Early Childhood Education at Wheelock College and her 9th book, Beyond Remote-Controlled Childhood: Teaching Young Children in the Media Age. this episode Q&A includes: • carotene rich foods for eye health must be cooked,frozen, soaked in oil- no consumed raw.. • poke berries- joint swelling.. • heat in the liver- chinese 5 element theory.. • basis of all true spirituality is time spent alone in nature.. • false positive and false negative test results statistics.. • modern medicine is made for normal American's eating the standard American diet and watching 3-4 hours of television a day.. • folic acid added to foods increases chances of colon cancer.. • chronic Lyme's disease- bacteria to virus- astragalus, hypericum, teasel, Japanese knotweed, boneset..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Goddess Inc Priestess Anne Key

Sep 13, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Anne Key. Anne’s first memoir Desert Priestess recounts her time as the Priestess of the Temple of Goddess Spirituality Dedicated to Sekhmet in Nevada. She co-edited Heart of the Sun: An Anthology in Exaltation of Sekhmet and Stepping Into Ourselves: An Anthology of Writings on Priestesses. Her latest book— Burlesque, Yoga, Sex and Love: A memoir of Life under the Albuquerque Sun —explores the wonders of mid-life. She performs with the nationally recognized troupe Burlesque Noir in Albuquerque, New Mexico under the stage name Annie O’Roar.   this episode Q&A includes: • scarring in the airway of the throat- what has not worked? second brew of infusions, classic homeopath, metaphoric way of expressing blockage.. • blotchy skin- fungal rash- vinegar bath with visualization.. • stress- ways to accommodate stress that make you healthier, adaptogens and mint family plants.. • magical plants- does cannabis interfer with memory.. • clogged arteries- cholesterol? activated charcoal.. • holistic medicine works much better as a preventative than a cure.. • motherwort tincture to lower blood pressure.. • concussions and increasing blood flow with ginkgo biloba, exercise.. • mushrooms are queen of immune response.. • musculoskeletal and nerve pain- hypericum perforatum tincture.. • children's skin is much much more sensitive than adult skin..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Nonduality Institutes Judith Blackstone

Sep 6, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Judith Blackstone. Judith Blackstone, PhD, is a spiritual teacher, psychotherapist, and founding director of Nonduality Institute.  She developed the Realization Process, an embodied approach to nondual spiritual awakening and psychological healing.  She is the author of Belonging Here, The Enlightenment Process, The Intimate Life, The Empathic Ground, and an audiobook: The Realization Process. Judith's website is www.realizationcenter.com this episode Q&A includes: • tinctures made from dried plants are more drug like, less safe and can be less effective.. • child with possible bronchial infection- mullein, echinacea.. • soy milk used as a medicine is effective at removing radiation up to 3 days after exposure.. • motherwort, lemonbalm or lavendar tinctures to relieve anxiety.. • elecampane is the disinfectant of the lungs.. • knee replacement surgery... • help healing the bones after a motorcycle accident- comfrey infusion.. • medicinal mushrooms work better when combined- reishi, maitake, shitake, polypores, turkeytail, lionsmane... • homeopathic remedies are not typically suited for healing infections.. • whole food supplements- NO- eat real food!

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & My University of Light Jennifer Henry

Aug 30, 2017 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions folowed by a 30 minute interview with Jennifer Henry. Jennifer is a natural born psychic medium, and has offered spiritual readings professionally since 1989, helping people all over the world. She is certified in Meduimship and Medical Intuition, holds degrees in Liberal Arts and Spanish, and is a licensed nondenominational minister. Jennifer is the founder of My University of Light, offering readings, mentorships and classes that facilitate psychic development. www.MyUniversityofLight.com this episode Q&A includes: • planters warts- cutting off oxygen, sap from various plants, acid from drugstore, have it frozen off at doctors office.. • fungal rash-  essential oils will make it a whole lot worse.. • epstein-barr virus- nourishing herbal infusions and hypericum perforatum tincture and oil.. • Hypericum is very safe made as a tincture or oil from fresh plant material- not safe from dried plant preparations and capsules.. • vaginal and oral HPV- hypericum perforatum- Saint Joan's Wort.. • making japanese knotweed tincture and elderberry tincture.. • nourishing liver with cooling burdock or chicory or energizing dandelion.. • acid reflux- slowly dissolved slippery elm balls.. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Goddess Wisdom Rev. Judith Laxer

Aug 23, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Rev. Judith Laxer. Originally from New York, Judith Laxer moved west in 1989. She took her lifelong interest and study in psychic phenomena and metaphysics and began the professional transition from a career in the Performing Arts to one in Spirituality.    On the Summer Solstice in 1992, Judith became a licensed, Ordained SHES (Spiritual Healers and Earth Stewards) Minister. Since then, she has created and officiated at countless ceremonies and rituals as a Minister and Priestess.    As a teacher, Judith has been creating and leading classes, workshops and programs in spiritual development, Goddess consciousness, and psychic awareness since 1993, as part of her private practice and at spirituality conferences and gatherings nationally.   Judith enjoys a successful private practice that includes spiritual counseling, psychic Tarot readings,certified Hypnotherapy, Teaching, Reiki, and Shamanic healing practices. Her ministry is growing as she provides monthly Goddess Worship Services in Gaia's Temple.  this episode Q&A includes: • one quart infusion for single person, two quart for pregnant woman, three quarts for lactating woman.. • comfrey leaf infusion made with a pinch of mint drunk either iced or hot with honey.. • sinus headaches- clothes pins on toe tips, ice technique.. • propagating skullcap and lobelia.. • why is fasting a BAD idea? • olive olive oil or coconut treatment for dry hair.. • crones wort and high CBD :)

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Wise Woman EagleSong Evans Gardener

Aug 16, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with EagleSong Evans Gardener. EagleSong is wise woman, herbalist, pilgrim-adventurer, grandmother and earth keeper. She founded RavenCroft Garden a resource center cultivating for living with earth in Monroe, WA in 1991. Recently, the spark of the Pacific Women’s Herbal Conference rekindled under EagleSong’s soft breathing…she tends the Sacred Spiral of the Pacific Wise Women online and through seasonal northwest events. EagleSong is a human being with 66 years practice. Most of her life, she asked herself in any given challenge or circumstance, “what would nature do?” An exploration into personal story and a template that has served her well through garden tending, child raising, fire storms, journeys to the underworld and other more common catastrophes.  this episode Q&A includes: • shatavari- Susun is interested in herbs of India, but not enough to abandon American herbs.. • conceiving after 40- 2-3 red clover infusions a wk, vitex berry tincture, animal fat at every meal.. • antibiotics are not preventative!  • immune system cannot get to the teeth as easy as other parts of the body- use yarrow directly.. • how does queen annes lace work as a birth control? • making mullein milk for lungs dealing with asthma.. • tincturing fresh first year mullein leaves.. • healing from lasik surgery- chicken soup, carotenes, drinking infusions, palm cupping technique.. • high CBD success.. • spores of mold are loaded with protein- lots of  allergies caused by protein sensitivities.. • yellow dock tincture to help liver get up and go.. • mullein flower oil.. • why not to make infusions from plants that contain volatile oils..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Island Herbs Ryan Drum

Aug 9, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with  Ryan Drum, PhD has a BSc in Chemical Technology and a PhD in Botany (Phycology) from Iowa State University. He studied Herbal Medicine with Ella Birzneck, founder of Dominion Herbal College in British Columbia for 12 years, and taught at their summer seminars for 35 years. He has been an adjunct faculty at Bastyr University since 1984, and he lectures at major herbal conferences and herbal schools. Dr. Drum is the author of over 30 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals, the author of Electron Microscopy of Diatom Cells 1966, Springer Verlag, a 100-Plate Atlas, in print for 20 years, and a contributing author of two chapters in Planting the Future (Gladstar and Hirsch 2001) and a chapter in Fundamentals of Naturopathic Endocrinology, M. Friedman 2005.  this episode Q&A includes: • mints! shiso reseeds itself beautifully, stevia is a mint and prunella vulgaris too.. • tannins tan.. • catnip tincture makes a wonderful bug repellant.. • comfrey strengthens skin, bones, ligament, mucous membranes of respiratory and digestive systems.. • soy milk used as a medicine not a food prevents damage from radiation.. • mentored students- check out herbs for cancer treatment- information can also be found on Time Monk Radio airing this month.. • ssri's- placebos with bad side effects? hypericum out performs out performs them all when taken in tincture form from fresh flowering plant.. • very elevated blood pressure- passionflower, diuretics, lack of sleep.. • restoring eyesight and preventing eyesight loss with hawthorn, amla, carotenes.. • burdock tincture should have a white film containing inulin :)  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Clinical Sexologist Dr. Patti Britton

Aug 2, 2017 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr. Patti Britton. Dr. Patti Britton is a Clinical Sexologist, Sexuality Educator and the Pioneer of Sex Coaching with top level credentials. She has a private practice in Los Angeles and via Skype globally. She is the author of a female-friendly erotic novel and an expert on /erotica from a woman’s perspective. She co-hosts a dynamic weekly radio show for the boomer generation at: TheBoomDoctors.com.  this episode Q&A includes: • viral asthma, swollen tonsils in 7 year old- highly diluted poke tincture, echinacea tincture.. • reward system set up with the doctor/ child relationship.. • mucous- no disease cased by excess mucous.. • instead of eliminating the disease we nourish the wholeness of the individual.. • meadowsweet- filipendula and spirea preparations.. • monarda fistulosa- antibacterial effects in gut and respiratory system.. • making yummy things with mint family plants.. • eastern white cedar seeds- when ripe, swiss cure, maybe/maybe not problematic for kidneys... • foods and herbs that contain vitamin C.. • abortion after tubal pregnancy, heartache, self care, Tiny Giant Losses... • visualization for removing scarring in fallopian tube.. • why is detoxing not a good idea? • comfrey and linden- planters fasciitis.. • pain from endometriosis- 7 steps of healing from 'Down There' • psoriasis on scalp- using high quality olive oil treatment..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Red Earth Herbal Gathering Founders

Jul 26, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with the Red Earth Herbal Gathering Founders Astrid Grove and Leela Whitcomb-Hewitt. Astrid Grove currently lives in the Colorado mountain town of Nederland with her husband, her two daughters, and two cats.  Her passion lies in facilitating and supporting women's empowerment through midwifery, hands on healing, plant medicine and sacred ceremony.  You can learn more about her at her website www.birthrootmidwife.com (this website is out of date, a new site will be posted soon that reflects Astrid's current offerings).   Leela Whitcomb-Hewitt practices Maya Abdominal Therapy and wise woman herbalism with Tibetan Medicine. With these tools she supports women in releasing abdominal tension and improving digestion to bring about systemic health. Since childhood Leela has been gathering in ceremony to honor the cycle of the year and the interconnectedness of all life. She is excited to be co-creating this gathering, welcoming you to hold and be held, inspire and be inspired and bring healing to yourself and the world.    this episode Q&A includes: • long term dizziness and nausea- boneset tincture or hypericum taken regularly.. • hawthorn tincture for low or high blood pressure- it is a regulator... • we all do the best we can can, but there are not any guarantees.. • making yarrow tincture.. • come to the plants with complete humbleness.. • eczema- plantain oil and liver nourishing dandelion.. • a dairy free diet for a 16 year old is a hip replacement for a 60 year old.. • hypericum oil is much safer than commercial sun screen.. • plants are not drugs! no active ingredients! • fluid in the ear? baked onion.. • removal of ovaries...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Childbirth Educator Jill Wodnick

Jul 19, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Jill Wodnick. Jill Wodnick is  national speaker  on improving maternal infant health. Prior her current work at Montclair State University,  Jill led a Community Doula Program in Hudson County, NJ for Medicaid enrolled womyn.  She has been part of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women's Global Prenatal Initiative as well as on local and statewide programs for improving maternity care. Jill is also is a community herbalist and honors the interdepedent web of caring for our earth and caring for families. Jill teaches medical providers at grand rounds, graduate  students and professionals, but learns the most from listening to womyn and the sacred ecology of giving birth and being born. this episode Q&A include: • small cell lung cancer - medicinal mushrooms prevent metastasis- find out more at www.fungi.com • preventative radiation does not increase life span.. • MRI's are aggressive and invasive- a threat to health.. • menopausal dryness throughout the body - nourishing herbal infusions and vaginal estrogens, do not drink water.. • longevity of herbs- dried herbs, tinctures, oils.. • drying and preserving herbs.. • vegetarian diet is not healthy for anyone, especially children.. • heme carries iron and oxygen to every cell of our body.. • turkey tail mushroom is very effective for women dealing with breast cancer- breast cancer and prostate cancer are basically the same cancer in different places.. • More B vitamins? brown rice, lentils, red clover infusion, nettle infusion.. • neti pots can cause chronic nasal problems.  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Acupuncturist Mary Elizabeth Wakefield

Jul 12, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Mary Elizabeth Wakefield.  Mary Elizabeth Wakefield, author of the book, Constitutional Facial Acupuncture (Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, 2014), is internationally acknowledged as a leading authority on facial acupuncture.  Mary Elizabeth is a licensed acupuncturist, herbalist, Zen Shiatsu practitioner and cranio-sacral therapist, and an opera singer.   She has contributed significantly to raising awareness of facial acupuncture as a viable, holistic treatment modality.  She has 30+ years of clinical professional experience as a healing practitioner, and has personally trained close to 5,000 healthcare practitioners from 5 continents.    Her practice and treatment protocols have been highlighted or featured in interviews in Oriental Medicine Journal, Qi Magazine, Alternative Medicine, Acu (UK), American Spa, Luxury Spa Finder, Les Nouvelles Esthetique (Canada), The Lantern (Australia), Naturheilpraxis (Germany), Huang Ti(Netherlands), Spa Asia (Singapore) and others. www.facialacupuncture-wakefieldtechnique.com this episode Q&A includes: • swollen lymph nodes... • safety of borage and uses- comfrey is in the same family, boraginaceae.. • CBD products and other options for pain management.. • using the long leaves of yarrow that emerge at the end of summer to make oil from.. • are epson salts useful? • tai chi is the queen of stability for elders.. • check out herbalist Grethen Gould's Amazing Greace  • harvesting and making medicine from St. Joan's Wort (hypericum perforatum) and its many uses...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Holistic Health Scientist Richard Sacks

Jul 5, 2017 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Richard Sacks. Richard Sacks is the Host of Lost Arts Radio, which has shows relating to health and consciousness issues, from personal to worldwide to cosmic in scope.  He has been an independent holistic health scientist for more than 50 years, working on natural means of reversing supposedly "incurable" diseases, many of the problems connected with "aging," as well as natural ways to maximize immunity to infectious diseases and man-made environmental toxins without poisonous drugs or potentially deadly vaccines.  All of his discoveries he has applied to his own body with very dramatic results, and now lives this ongoing research 24/7.  Besides his full time radio work and some limited private consulting, Richard is also completing a PhD project on the holistic cure of cancer.  He is also working on plans to build a major educational facility in the U.S., where forbidden knowledge about our real abilities and connections to Nature is demonstrated and experienced.  Until that school is physically built, he shares the knowledge from his decades of research with his private consulting clients and his radio audience.  While Richard is conversant with modern science, his work has also been deeply affected by memory of several times before this current lifetime, one of which was at the end of the Essene period.  His purpose is to give individuals the tools they need to radically upgrade their own health and awareness, as well as to help avert the global future that our rulers are pushing us toward.  He says a better fate for humanity is possible, and is in our hands, and within our ability, to create." The radio show website is www.lostartsradio.com. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Divine Feminine’s Return Danielle Dulsky

Jun 28, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Danielle Dulsky. Danielle is a long-time activist for wild woman spirituality and the divine feminine’s return. She is the author of Woman Most Wild (coming May 2017 from New World Library). A multi-media artist, yoga teacher and teacher trainer, and energy worker, Danielle is on a mission to inspire women to be fearless creators of their sacred work. She holds the highest designation from Yoga Alliance as an E-RYT 500, is the founder of the fully accredited Living Mandala Yoga teacher training programs, and believes in holistic healing for the sensual, creative, and spiritual self. Her work is grounded in holding space for women to harvest their inner Priestess through personally relevant movement alchemy, intuitive artistic practice, and divine feminine spirituality. Danielle leads women circles, Witchcraft workshops, energy healing trainings, and basic and advanced yoga teacher trainings internationally. She believes that all women alive today are meant to be instrumental in supporting positive social transformation by enacting their spiritual agency, reclaiming the name Witch as a holy healer, and liberating their inner wild woman.  Website: http://DanielleDulsky.Com.   

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun WeedShared Heart Foundation Joyce & Barry Vissell

Jun 21, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Barry Vissell. Marianne Williamson says “Bravo to the Vissells for helping us find the connection between spirituality and relationship.” Ram Dass describes Joyce and Barry Vissell as “a couple who live the yoga of love and devotion.” They are two people deeply in love for 52 years, who have raised three children and “walk their talk.” Their model of relationship and deeply heart-oriented approach have made a unique impact upon many thousands of people’s lives. They are the authors of The Shared Heart, Models of Love, Risk To Be Healed, The Heart’s Wisdom, Meant To Be, and A Mother’s Final Gift. They have 2 new books coming out this fall: To Really Love a Woman and To Really Love a Man.  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Nada Yogi Russill Paul

Jun 14, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Russill Paul.  Author of The Yoga of Sound and many best-selling chant CDs, Russill Paul brings 25 years of teaching at leading educational institutions to the founding of his online Yogic Mystery School. Highly regarded for his ground-breaking work worldwide, he is a pioneering figure who introduced the sonic aspects of yoga in North America. At the present time, his work focusses on emotional healing, personal transformation and spiritual awakening, bridging the gap between ancient Eastern wisdom and living life in western society in ways that facilitate deeply fulfilling states of consciousness. While he continues to travel across the US and internationally to present workshops and concerts to large audiences, working one-on-one with individuals as well as guiding small groups in deep spiritual practice is fast becoming his true love.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Traditional Healing Heather Bruce

Jun 7, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Heather Bruce. Heather has been a student of acupuncture and natural healing since she started a mother's journey to discover how to NOT have her (now 40 year old, then a newborn) son descend into asthma and excema like his father. (She won). Along the way she picked up classical acupuncture skills (and designed and taught undergraduate courses from 1981, leading into her post graduate mentoring), investigated many traditional forms of healing (initially Western herbs, nutrition from the East and the West, vibrational remedies, massage and allied techniques, and later on, many ways too overcome distortions in energy and thus form).

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Against Purity Alexis Shotwell

May 31, 2017 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Alexis Shotwell. Alexis Shotwell is an associate professor at Carleton University, on unceded Algonquin territory. She is the author of Knowing Otherwise: Race, Gender, and Implicit Understanding (Penn State Press, 2011) andAgainst Purity: Living Ethically in Compromised Times (Minnesota University Press, 2016), a potter, and a practioner in the Shambhala Buddhist tradition.  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Vanishing of the Bees Maryam Henein

May 24, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minute of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Maryam Henein. Maryam Henein is an investigative journalist , activist, and public health expert, best known for directing the internationally acclaimed documentary Vanishing of the Bees, narrated by Ellen Page. Maryam is also the co-founder of HoneyColony, an online magazine and marketplace that aims to empower people to be their own best health advocate. This short animation explains the concept. Her website is www.maryamhenein.com

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Suppressed Histories Max Dashu

May 17, 2017 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Max Dashu. Max Dashu founded the Suppressed Histories Archives in 1970 to research and document women's history from an international perspective. She built a collection of 15,000 slides and 30,000 digital images, and has created 150 slideshows on female cultural heritages across human history. For titles and descriptions, see the online catalog. Dashu's work bridges the gap between academia and grassroots education. It foregrounds indigenous women passed over by standard histories and highlights female spheres of power retained even in some patriarchal societies. http://www.suppressedhistories.net/aboutmax.html

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Psychedelic Philosophy Nese Devenot

May 10, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health followed by a 30 minute interview with Nese Devenot. Nese Devenot is currently a Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in Digital Humanities at the University of Puget Sound. Nese received her PhD in 2015 from the Program in Comparative Literature and Literary Theory at the University of Pennsylvania, where she studied psychedelic philosophy, the literary history of chemical self-experimentation ("trip reports"), and radical poetics. Nese taught the class "Drug Wars: The Influence of Psychoactive Rhetoric" as a 2014-15 Critical Speaking Fellow at Penn, where she previously taught "Higher Dimensions in Literature" and "Poetic Vision and the Psychedelic Experience." Nese was also a 2014-15 Andrew W. Mellon Graduate Research Fellow with the Penn Humanities Forum, where she worked on the project "'Innumerable Fine Shades': Psychedelics and Synesthesia in the Literary Self-Experiments of Aldous Huxley." Nese is a founder of the Psychedemia interdisciplinary psychedelics conference, and the former editor of "This Week in Psychedelics," a Reality Sandwich column that reported on psychedelic news in the media between 2011 and 2013. Nese has presented on psychedelics at numerous conferences in the United States, Canada, England, and Australia. Nese received her bachelor's degree in 2009 from Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, where she double majored in Philosophy and Literature.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Unmowed Corners Anita Sanchez

May 3, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Anita Sanchez. Anita lives in upstate New York—the part of New York that has trees and mountains, not skyscrapers. But she also loves Manhattan, London, and Paris, and her blog Unmowed.com often chronicles the unnoticed plants of urban environments. She loves to adventure in the wilds of the United States as well as visiting remote places around the world—she has ridden camels in the Sahara desert, dived the Great Barrier reef of Australia, and participated in an Earthwatch expedition to the Kingdom of Tonga in the South Pacific, as well as travelling in England, France, and  Spain, visiting temples and watching elephants in Sri Lanka, and hiking Mt. Olympus in Greece.  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Goddess of Sacred Power Starr Goode

Apr 26, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Starr Goode, MA, teaches literature at Santa Monica College. Producer and moderator for the cable TV series, The Goddess in Art, it is now available on YouTube. She is the author of The Art of Living: Falstaff, the Fool, and Dino. Her latest essay, "Adventures She Has Brought My Way" appears in Elders and Visionaries Anthology. Her latest book is Sheela na gig: the Dark Goddess of Sacred Power. www.starrgoode.com this episode Q&A includes: • yarrow for infection in the mouth - astringent, hemostatic, antibacterial, anodyne.. • oral care with herbs... • osha (Ligusticum porteri) immediately stops histamine response- because it is a rare herb it should be used sparingly- 1/2 ounce should last a lifetime. • plantain oil, poultice, compress.. • echinacea augustifolia made from root only with no other added herbs- no golden seal! • colonoscopy- preparation is very hard on most people. • would you be willing to be treated by their treatments if their tests finds something? • planting echinacea- ready after 3 years for making medicine.. • celiacs and chronic diarrhea- pectin from apples, codonopsis.. • nettle root is a great remedy for problem with the prostate..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Wild Heart Queen Chris Zydel

Apr 19, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview withChris Zydel. Chris Zydel, AKA the Wild Heart Queen, is head creative goddess at Creative Juices Arts She has over 40 years of experience as a compassionate creativity guide and an unshakeable faith in the power of creativity to heal hearts and change lives. She knows deep in her bones that everyone is deeply, wonderfully and gloriously creative and is on a relentlessly love-soaked mission to prove that to the world. She performs this magic by providing nurturing and joy-filled creative sanctuaries overflowing with encouragement, permission and trust in the sacred energy of play and creativity that lives inside of us all. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sleep Medicine Dr Michael Breus

Apr 12, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Michael J. Breus, Ph.D.. Michael is a Clinical Psychologist and both a Diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine and a Fellow of The American Academy of Sleep Medicine. He was one of the youngest people to have passed the Board at age 31 and, with a specialty in Sleep Disorders, is one of only 163 psychologists in the world with his credentials and distinction. Dr. Breus is on the clinical advisory board of The Dr. Oz Show and is a regular contributor on the show (30+ times).   Dr. Breus is the author of the soon to be published (September 2016) The Power of When, a ground breaking bio-hacking book proving that there is a perfect time to do everything, based on your hidden biological chronotype. Dr. Breus gives the reader the exact perfect time to have sex, run, a mile, eat a cheeseburger, ask your boss for a raise and much more.  Dr. Breus has been in private practice for 16 years and recently relocated his practice to Los Angles. And can be reached by phone at 480-999-5900 or on the web at www.thesleepdoctor.com  this episode Q&A includes: • glechoma hederacea- we do not make infusion from aromatic herbs- try making vinegar or tincture.. • high blood sugar and weight gain- walk directly after eating, herbal suggestions, and not reducing calories, increasing whole grains.. • vast majority of older women have fibroids- not really a problem, meditation.. • jealousy- a way to acknowledge and give it space and never think it again.. • guilt about how we feel is truly useless.. • allowing ourselves to truly grieve opens us up to more joy.. • ayahuasca cautions.. • rosacea- working with microbiota and hormones with burdock infusion..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Shamanic Therapist Shonagh Home

Apr 5, 2017 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Shonagh Home. Shonagh is a shamanic therapist, teacher, writer and poet. Her specialized private sessions and retreats are probing and revelatory, assisting clients to break chronic, self-defeating patterns, and move into empowered personal sovereignty. Shonagh is an international public speaker on the subject of visionary shamanic-spirit medicine, a voice for stewardship of the honeybees, and a teacher on the subject of Traditional Foods. She is author of the books, ‘Ix Chel Wisdom: 7 Teachings from the Mayan Sacred Feminine,’ ‘Love and Spirit Medicine,’ and ‘Poetic Whispers from the Green Realms.’ Website: www.shonaghhome.com  this episode Q&A includes: • make your diet dirty again- start loving mucous- eat dairy, meat, cooked vegetables. • no disease caused by excess mucous.. • difference between formulas and simples.. • we live in a body hating, cleansing culture.. • average modern person consumes 20 grams of fiber per day, average hunter gather person consumed 2000 grams of fiber per day.. • nourish digestion and microbiota with whole foods.. * becoming a shaman as a man- find your uterus.. • Navajo Project- reintroducing traditional native foods with miraculous results.. • limited diets equal limited health- say no to processed things, not to whole foods.. • sleep apnea is just a diagnosis- not the root of the problem.. • visualization for removing physical trauma by allowing the flow of prana/chi, acupuncture, ginger compress and cranial sacral therapy..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Naturopathic Doctor Yogini Sat Dharam Kaur

Mar 29, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sat Dharam Kaur. Sat Dharam is a naturopathic doctor, Kundalini Yoga teacher trainer and author. She developed the Healthy Breast Program, designed to help reduce the risk of breast cancer in women through education, Kundalini Yoga and lifestyle change. She was awarded the Naturopathic Doctor of the Year award in Ontario in 2000. She has written several best selling books: A Call to Women: The Healthy Breast Program and Workbook, The Complete Natural Medicine Guide to Breast Cancer, and The Complete Natural Medicine Guide to Women's Health. She teaches the Healthy Breast Program internationally, and trains others to teach the program. this episode Q&A includes: • nettle infusion interferes with histamine response and can help to rebuild your health over time so that you do not have allergy symptoms. • toe nail fungus- anti-fungal drugs are dangerous and can cause liver damage- hysterical hygiene and horse tail infusion. • postpartum depression, hyper active thyroid symptoms, expressing anger and becoming a mother.. • life is very complicated- no right answers- best answers.. • menopause... • is eating organic always the best option?

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Soul Reader & Artist Kathy Crabbe

Mar 22, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Kathy Crabbe. Soul Reader, artist and Lefty Oracle Deck creator, Kathy Crabbe helps awaken your intuition, break through creative blocks and identify your gifts. Kathy’s work has appeared in We’Moon Datebook, Sage Woman Magazine and San Diego Women’s History Museum. She has taught Divine Feminine Moon Classes at Wise Woman University, Mt. San Jacinto College and appeared on HGTV along with starting a writer’s group and artist’s circle in her town. Kathy lives in Temecula, California with her two dogs and architect husband in an adobe style home they built themselves. Catch Kathy’s moonthly art giveaways in her New Moon Museletter at www.kathycrabbe.com Kathy’s newest project is her 54-card Lefty Oracle Deck, painted entirely with her non dominant left hand to help you strengthen your intuition, break through creative blocks and identify your gifts. Perfect for individuals AND groups! this episode Q&A includes: • possible type 1 herpes in the mouth- swollen gums and sores- hypericum tincture.. • brain aneurysm and bringing someone out of a coma- moral choice, laughter, annoyance, inspiration.. • comfrey- where to purchase, what variety? • osteoporosis- do not treat the disease, treat ability to be flexible- walk, gentle yoga, tai chi, chi kung- consume yogurt.. • shiitake mushrooms as a source of vitamin D.. • grain alcohol is 99% alcohol- if you want to use tinctures freely and safely, use 100 proof vodka.. • sleep issues and achieving meditative calmness.. • giardia- antibiotics and wormwood.. • starting a women's circle- shaman, priestess, witch- hold steady and lead..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Alchemy of Herbs Rosalee de la Forêt

Mar 15, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Rosalee de la Forêt. Rosalee is passionate about helping people discover the world of herbalism and natural health. Her teachings transform complex concepts into simple elements so students and health seekers are empowered to use herbs in practical ways that get results. She also teaches extensively about herbalism internationally and as the Education Director at LearningHerbs. Rosalee is the author of the online courses The Taste of Herbs, Herbal Cold Care, and Apothecary. Her first book, Alchemy of Herbs, will be published by Hay House in the spring of 2017. 

Tiny Giant Losses - Interview w/ Trauma Therapist Persephone Maywald

Mar 9, 2017 00:51:00

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In this week's episode of Tiny Giant Losses, we share a laughter yoga exercise, discuss Step Six in The Six Steps of Healing, interview trauma therapist Persephone Maywald and review the miscarriage film “The House I Keep” by Jhene Erwin. Persephone is a psychologist and therapist with a worldwide online practice. She specializes in healing trauma, PTSD, and the difficult emotions that result. As a longtime meditator, she also brings the healing resources of mindfulness to her work. She has personally experienced pregnancy loss. You can learn more at www.therapyviaskype.com. Note: This is not a call-in episode. The next episode will be postponed by two weeks while Lindsey is traveling on business.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Wellness Coach Willow Green

Mar 8, 2017 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Willow Green. Willow Green is a Bestselling Author, Wellness Coach, and Ordained Minister. Willow believes true happiness is possible if we acknowledge, accept, and nourish all aspects of ourselves. Having completely turned her life around, she is an avid believer, model, and inspiration of how to transform negative thought patterns into opportunities and assets. She is guided by her inner compass and spirit. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & A Good Trip Shane Mauss

Mar 1, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Shane Mauss. Originally from Wisconsin, Shane Mauss caught his first break when he was awarded ‘Best Stand-Up” at The HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in 2007.  This led to his TV debut and first of five appearances on Conan. Since that time he’s been on Jimmy Kimmel, Showtime, has had a Comedy Central Presents, a Netflix special ‘Mating Season’, and most recently released album inspired by breaking both of his feet in a hiking mishap called ‘My Big Break’ which spent time at #1 on the comedy iTunes charts.  Shane has also been getting a lot of attention as a popular guest on podcasts such as You Made It Weird, Bertcast, WTF, Duncan Trussell’s Family Hour, TOFOP, Crabfeast, Never Not Funny, Keith and The Girl and last year he started traveling around the country interviewing scientists about the meanings of life for his own podcast “Here We Are” which has a 5 star rating on iTunes.

Tiny Giant Losses - Infant Loss Interview w/ April Boyd + More!

Feb 23, 2017 01:08:00

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In Episode 12 of the Tiny Giant Losses podcast, we discuss the science and stats of infant loss, review the film "Losing Layla" by Vanessa Gorman and interview April Boyd of the Love & Loss Project. April Boyd is a private practice MSW therapist, creator of the Baby Loss Survival Guide, and founder of the Love & Loss Project, an online comfort & inspiration station for women who have experienced the loss of a baby, pregnancy or child.  April is committed to turning the tragedy of her daughter’s life story into a love story by living her own life as brightly as possible and helping others to do the same.  When she is not doing the work she loves to do, you might find her on the top of a paddleboard or on the side of a mountain with her partner & her six pound Yorkie Sasha.  You can get her free self-care kit and connect with her at lovelossproject.com. In the episode, Lindsey mentions a reproductive loss support guide PDF for friends and family. You can access it here. If you'd like to subscribe to receive more resources through Tiny Giant Losses, you can do so through Patreon.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Womb of Light Bethany Webster

Feb 22, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Bethany Webster.  Bethany Webster is a writer, transformational coach, international speaker and what you could call a midwife of the heart. Her work is focused on helping women heal the "mother wound" so that they can step into their full feminine power and potential. In addition to writing and teaching internationally, Bethany offers online courses and a private coaching program for women leaders who desire to take a quantum leap in their leadership. Her website is womboflight.com this episode Q&A includes: • menopause- be content being uncomfortable- don't go to the doctor, the doctor has been trained to give you drugs.. • gum recession- when it comes to dentistry, science is really our friend, dental health in childhood and using yarrow tincture • infusion of plantain used as an adaptogen.. • how to use lemon when there are lots.. • horsetail infusion used for mold.. • you need to use herbs with chemotherapy to make the treatment more effective.. • mountain ash- Rowan planted as a protector.. • thyroid lympectomy.. • herbs to support in stopping alcohol addiction..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Chumpi Illumination Eleanora Amendolara

Feb 15, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Eleanora Amendola. Master healer, teacher, and alchemist Eleanora Amendolara is the creator of the pioneering healing system, Chumpi Illumination and a leading Health Kinesiology instructor. She trains students at Sacred Center Mystery School in Warwick, NY and at other locations across the country. Individual healing sessions are available in Warwick, Brooklyn, and New York City. www.sacredcenter.net this episode Q&A includes: • bio-identical hormones- you cannot count on what you're getting from them- highly unregulated.. • very difficult for women to improve bone mass without dairy in the diet.. • affirmations cut to the heart of the situation- are you beliefs worth standing up for?  • feet relate to every other part of the body- reflexology- energetic and electric connections.. • cleavers to move lymphatic tissue- infusion and/or tincture.. • endometriosis- what is it? nettle infusion, liver, yellow dock tincture and decoction to raise iron level.. recommendations for pain relief.. • hair loss- hormonally demanding state of pregnancy and menopause- stinging nettle infusion and he shou wu.. • easing the grieving heart- passion flower, california poppy, motherwort- grief is always an opportunity to let more love in.. • veganism... • transforming depression to action and passion..  

Tiny Giant Losses - Interview w/ Grief Therapist Nathalie Himmelrich

Feb 9, 2017 00:48:00

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In this week's episode of Tiny Giant Losses, we share a breathing exercise, share an overview of The Six Steps of Healing, interview Nathalie Himmelrich (grief therapist and author of “Grieving Parents: Surviving Loss as a Couple”) and review the child loss film “Rabbit Hole” starring Nicole Kidman. Nathalie Himmelrich's professional background is as a relationship coach and grief recovery expert, helping people find their way back to a life of joy, laughter and happiness. Nathalie has had three pregnancies and given birth to identical twin girls, one she holds hands with in life and one she holds in her heart forever. Needless to say she is experienced with loss. She now lives in Zurich, Switzerland after having lived abroad in Singapore and Australia. For additional information, please visit www.nathaliehimmelrich.com. Note: This is not a call-in episode.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & MycoMeditations Eric Osborne

Feb 8, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview Eric Osborne. Eric Osborne is an experienced mushroom cultivator, formerly owner of Magnificent Mushrooms gourmet mushroom company.  Eric has a Master's Degree in Education, is a father of two and founder of PLEDG (Psychedelic Liberation Education Discipline and Guidance) and MycoMeditations, a Jamaica based Psilocybin retreat and Psychedelic Wellness Center.  Eric has seventeen years experience in the cultivation of mushrooms and was the first individual to be certified by the State of Indiana as a 'Wild Mushroom Expert'. this episode Q&A includes: • pick 8 adaptogens a year to work with for 6 weeks at a time. • the art of being an herbalist.. • sinus infection congestion- anti infectives, marshmallow and linden infusions, water bath acupuncture.. • pacific botanicals has astragalus grown in the USA.. • codonopsis as infusion and tincture- infusion uses more herb/more benefit.. • salivary gland cancer- adaptogenic herbs, nourishing herbal infusions, avoid supplements especially antioxidants and eat mostly cooked foods.. • sprouts get a nutrition score of 7, cooked kale gets a nutrition score of 1000.. • urinary and prostate issues- saw palmetto berry- most effective in tincture form.. • inflammation in blood vessels- nourishing herbal infusions are all anti inflammatory, meditation.. • cholesterol- show me a study that shows cholesterol lowering drugs are beneficial- be an active participant in your health..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Circles of Healing Wendy Hammarstrom

Feb 1, 2017 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions follwed by a 30 minute interview with Wendy Hammarstrom. After studying art, dance and theater in Philadelphia in the 1970s, and receiving a BFA in Dance from Temple University in 1978, Wendy and her husband turned their East Oak Lane home into Innerworks Center for bodywork and movement classes. At the same time, Wendy also founded Agape Dancers, a modern dance troupe whose choreography included images from nature, yoga and martial arts. Since moving to California she has taught massage therapy, yoga and mandala art, written for a variety of newspapers, and completed her book, Circles of Healing.  She has been blessed with a wonderful daughter, Marina Braff, and has shared her home with a multitude of animals.  Wendy continues to see massage and yoga therapy clients in North County San Diego and the Inland Valley. Website: www.circlesofhealingbook1.com and email: Innerworks1@aol.com this episode Q&A includes: • check out Susun's new course on adaptogens.. • saw palmetto berries work best out of a tincture- how to make your own using dried berries.. • there are some berries and roots that can be used dries to make tinctures, but in general fresh herbs are used to make tinctures.. • nourishing herbal infusions can be considered American adaptogens.. • 'Healing Wise' covers the three traditions of healing.. • grieving blurry eyes- cooked brightly colored foods, witch hazel and chickweed.. • numbness and tingleing in arm- hypericum.. • natural birth control... • flaws in the heart and using hawthorn, motherwort and passionflower for different issues.. • bedwetting and cornsilk infusion..

Tiny Giant Losses - Pregnancy After Loss Interview w/ Valerie Meek + More!

Jan 26, 2017 01:09:00

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In Episode 11 of the Tiny Giant Losses podcast, we share studies on and healing approaches for pregnancy after loss, review "The Gifts of Imperfection" by Brené Brown and interview Valerie Meek of Pregnancy After Loss Support. Valerie Meek is the Operations Director for Pregnancy After Loss Support (PALS), a writer, mama, wife and crafter. She lives in a Boston suburb with her husband, daughter, and Sato rescue dog. She became a mama when her son Patrick was born still at 20 weeks in April of 2014. Grappling with her loss and finding hope to get pregnant again led her to Pregnancy After Loss Support where she shared her trying to conceive and pregnancy after loss journey as a monthly contributor, then joined founder Lindsey Henke in expanding PALS reach and services as the Operations Director. She gave birth to her baby born after loss—her daughter, "Stitch"—in February 2016. Valerie also writes about her family life and crafty endeavors at her blog Meek Manor. In the episode, Lindsey mentions a reproductive loss support guide PDF for friends and family. You can access it here. If you'd like to subscribe to receive more resources through Tiny Giant Losses, you can do so through Patreon.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Gentle Birth Dr Sarah Buckley

Jan 25, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr Sarah Buckley. Dr Sarah Buckley is a family physician (GP), trained in GP-obstetrics. She is the author of the internationally best-selling book Gentle Birth. Gentle Mothering and the scientific report Hormonal Physiology of Childbearing, published with Childbirth Connection (US) in 2015.  Sarah’s work supports parents and professionals to be well informed, to listen to their hearts and instincts, and to acknowledge the rightful place of parents as the real experts in their bodies, babies and families. Sarah is currently combines mothering her four children with her work as a writer and lecturer on pregnancy, birth and parenting. She is also a PhD candidate at the University of Queensland. See www.sarahbuckley.com and www.gentlenaturalbirth.com this episode Q&A includes: • adaptogens- non toxic, nonspecific and normalizing.. • codonopsis- healer of the intestines and stomach.. • treating ongoing infection and possibility of STD.. • no product approach to dental health and using yarrow tincture to brush with.. • white pine vinegar and using other species.. • persistent cervical dysplasia- vegetarian diet- need to eat red meat to be healthy.. • no disease from excess mucous, pleanty of disease caused by lack of mucous...       

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Natural Medicine Dr Aviva Romm

Jan 18, 2017 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr Aviva Romm. Referred to as “the face of natural medicine in the 21st century by Prevention Magazine” and named one of the 100 Women to Watch in Wellness by Mind Body Green. A midwife, herbalist, and Yale-trained MD, Board Certified in Family Medicine with Obstetrics, as well as a graduate of Dr. Weil's Integrative Medicine Residency (University of Arizona), Dr. Romm is one of the nation’s leaders in botanical medicine and is the author of 7 books on natural medicine including her latest book The Adrenal Thyroid Revolution (Harper One, January 2017). She lives and practices medicine in western Massachusetts and New York City and is a nationally sought speaker, author, and consultant.  this episode Q&A includes: • infection after lumpectomy- echinacea root tincture 2-4 dropperfuls every hour until infection has passed, poultice of raw potato to draw out infection, linden infusion to counter inflammation.. • radiation in not a treatment for the cancer you have but the cancer you do have in the future.. • a lot of symptoms- anxiety, headaches, bladder issues- menopause changes every hormone in your body.. • violet infusion, nettle infusion and strong long brewed cornsilk tea to sooth the bladder.. • infusions are made by weight of herb- one ounce of herb per quart of infusion, not by volume of herb..  • hypericum perforatum tincture used to counter pain from muscle spasms.. • very confusing to live in a culture where drugs rain supreme.  

Tiny Giant Losses - E1 Replay With Susun Weed

Jan 12, 2017 00:58:00

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The Tiny Giant Losses podcast is for women who have experienced reproductive loss of any kind, including miscarriage, stillbirth, infant death, giving up a child for adoption, termination, infertility diagnosis and the difficult decision to live a childless life. In this week's episode of Tiny Giant Losses, we share a breathing exercise, discuss The Six Steps of Healing with Susun Weed, review “Grieving Parents: Surviving Loss as a Couple” and more. If you missed our series on The Six Steps of Healing the first time around, this is the perfect time to start it! Author, teacher and Wise Woman Susun Weed is one of America's best-known authorities on herbal medicine and natural approaches to women's health. Since she began studying herbal medicine more than fifty years ago, Susun has garnered an international reputation for her groundbreaking lectures, teachings, and writings on health and nutrition, which frequently challenge conventional medical approaches and are unabashedly pro-woman. You can check out her books, including my personal favorites, Healing Wise and Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year, online at herbalmedicinehealing.com. Note: This is not a call-in episode.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Medical Intuitive Jennifer Henry

Jan 11, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Jennifer Henry. Jennifer Henry is a natural born psychic medium, and has offered spiritual readings professionally since 1989, helping people all over the world. She is certified in Meduimship and Medical Intuition, holds degrees in Liberal Arts and Spanish, and is a licensed nondenominational minister. Jennifer is the founder of the University of Light, offering readings, mentorships and classes that facilitate psychic development. www.MyUniversityofLight.com  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Yoga of 12-Step Recovery Nikki Myers

Jan 4, 2017 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Nikki Myers. Nikki Myers developed Yoga of 12-Step Recovery (Y12SR) in 2004. Nikki is an accomplished yoga therapist, teacher and somatic experiencing practitioner. She is the founder of CITYOGA School of Yoga and Health in Indianapolis, IN. From her personal struggles with addiction, Nikki is quick to tell the world, “The 12-step program and Yoga saved my life – one is my lifeboat, the other my launching pad.” Nikki's Website is: www.y12sr.com this episode Q&A includes:  • we do not "take" infusions- we drink infusions, they are food.. • white and green make healthy bones- infusions and high quality dairy.. • difference between bacteria in yogurt and fermented milk kefir.. • vagus nerve, sleep and chronic illness.. • do not remove amalgam filings- very dangerous, leave them alone.. • engaging in distressing issues symbolically.. • do not take tinctures made from dried hypericum- only from fresh flowering plant in 100 proof vodka..  

Tiny Giant Losses - A 2016 Recap & Step Zero (Do Nothing) for Babyloss Healing

Dec 29, 2016 00:46:00

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In Episode Ten of the Tiny Giant Losses podcast, we review the nine healing exercises we’ve shared on the podcast so far, cover Step Zero (Do Nothing) as it relates to babyloss, replay highlights from our nine interviews of 2016, and remind listeners of the best healing books / films we’ve reviewed this year. In this episode, Lindsey mentions a blog post about 'The Work'. You can access the post here. If you'd like to receive more healing resources from Tiny Giant Losses, you can do so through Patreon. Wishing you all the best along your healing journey in 2017 and beyond! Lindsey @ Tiny Giant Losses

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Holistic Counseling Dr Moshe Daniel Block

Dec 28, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Moshe Daniel Block. Like a Da Vinci of our times, Moshe Daniel Block (aka Dr. Moshe) is a Naturopathic doctor, Homeopath, Musician, Author, Inventor, and Hermeticist. He graduated from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine in 2000 and heals people in his practice with his cutting-edge counseling technique called Holistic Counseling – The Vis Dialogue. Dr. Moshe then completed the Homeopathic Master Clinician Course (HMC) in 2003. He is the author of the inspiring book The Revolution of Naturopathic Medicine (2004). He is the inventor of the moe-joe cell, an alternative fuel-cell and energy healing device. He was personally diagnosed with myasthenia gravis in 1995, a potentially fatal autoimmune disease. He cured himself and has become a leader in mind-body medicine, teaching other health care practitioners in his popular course Holistic Counseling.  holistic-counseling.ca this episode Q&A includes: • scaly, cracking hands- wear non latex gloves, comfrey poultice, thyroid connection.. • chronic lyme disease- hypericum perforatum tincture by the dropperful 6-8 times per day, NHI's other options are teasel root tincture and Japanese knot weed root tincture... • success story- root canal infection treated without antibiotic with low doses of poke root tincture.. • shingles- high doses of hypericum tincture and oil topically, reduce stress.. • stinging nettle infusion helps with respiratory complaints... • anemia- liver, blackstrap molasses, yellow dock tincture.. • abortion options- medical abortion is your safest, best option..        

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Dreamworker Toko-pa Turner

Dec 21, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Toko-pa Turner. Toko-pa Turner is a writer, teacher and dreamworker.  Blending the mystical tradition of Sufism in which she was raised with a Jungian approach to dreamwork, she founded the Dream School in 2001 from which hundreds of students have since graduated. Toko-pa has been interviewed by CNN News and BBC Radio and has a community of over 75,000 online readers. She is currently finishing a book on Belonging, which explores the themes of exile, embodiment and the search for belonging. Sometimes called a Midwife of the Psyche, Toko-pa’s work focuses on restoring the feminine, reconciling paradox, and facilitating sacred grief & ritual practice. You can find Toko-pa on her beloved Facebook pageDreamwork with Toko-pa or on her website at toko-pa.com. this episode Q&A includes:  • teething baby- easiest remedy is ice, amber necklace, chamomile tea- first experience as a mother that we cannot make the world better for our children.. • natural birth control- wild carrot seed- see Robin Rose Bennett's work... • active infection- an ounce of echinacea augustifolia tincture per day is not too much.. • chlorophyll is not directly absorbable by the human body.. • wrath is a creative force- motherwort to help the greiving heart.. • can we mix herbs in infusions? NO- form an intimate relationship with each plant..  • hair loss at 62 after long term raw food diet- it can take a long time for nutrient deficiency to show itself-nourishing herbal infusions and more dietary suggestions..

Tiny Giant Losses - Interview w/ Jennifer Massoni Pardini & The Steps of Healing

Dec 15, 2016 01:16:00

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In Episode Nine of the Tiny Giant Losses podcast, we share Byron Katie's 'The Work,' Step One (Gather Information) from The Six Steps of Healing and an interview with Jennifer Massoni Pardini of The Chain-Link Heart Project. Jennifer Massoni Pardini is a writer, editor, and mother. Her work has appeared in The New York Times’ Motherlode, The Washington Post Magazine, San Francisco Chronicle, and been anthologized in Three Minus One: Stories of Parents' Love and Loss. Since losing her son in the second trimester, much of her writing has focused on grief, healing, and parenting after loss. She is a monthly contributor to Pregnancy After Loss Support, blogs and gathers resources at www.jennifermassonipardini.com, and collects hearts in her son’s honor with the Chain-Link Heart Project. She is also completing a memoir about her journey. In the episode, Lindsey mentions a blog post about 'The Work'. You can access it here. If you'd like to subscribe to receive more resources through Tiny Giant Losses, you can do so through Patreon.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Elder Midwife Rev Barbara Grace

Dec 14, 2016 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions follwed by a 30 minute interview with Rev Barbara Grace. Creator and Keeper of the Elder Midwife History Gathering Project. From a very young age, Barbara Grace was a midwife. “Innately I knew that the power of touch and being a quiet witness could heal and calm.  At births with all species, and in all situations.” Graduating from seminary school at 19, Rev. Grace went on to speak all over North America about hands on healing and developing our own innate intuition. Then in the late ‘70’s she began her apprentice training with a traditional midwife, to become a midwife herself.  Always a change-maker in the often oppositional worlds of our personal human rights and the laws of the legal system, she has consistently made a stand for choice, even when she became an ‘outlaw’ in the process! Rev. Grace is mom to 3 grown sons and “Morai” (Irish for ‘grandmother’) to 6 grand-darlings. A life-long advocate of gentle birthing and human rights in childbirth, she has now created the Elder Midwife History Gathering project. Please learn more about this important project at: http://www.facebook.com/eldermidwifehistorygathering this episode Q&A includes: • fertility, hormones and leaving well enough alone... • cbds and extracting cannabidiol... • oak bark sitz baths- astringent, anti infective, gets rid of all kinds of infection- very tannic and staining.. • bacterial vaginosis- yarrow and lots of information in 'Down There'.. • Hypericum and motherwort- are they habbit forming?

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Red Tents Womb Visionary DeAnna L'am

Dec 7, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun S. Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with DeAnna L'am. ‘Womb Visionary’ DeAnna L'am is a motivational speaker, workshop leader, and a trail blazer who defined the last missing piece in women's psyche today: harnessing the spiritual force hidden in both Menstruation and Menopause. She has been leading workshops and certifying facilitators nationally and internationally for over 30 years. DeAnna is author of: • Becoming Peers - Mentoring Girls Into Womanhood • A Diva’s Guide to Getting Your Period And founder of: • Red Moon School of Empowerment for Women & Girls™ • Purple Moon – Menopause as a Spiritual Journey • Red Tents In Every Neighborhood – Global Network • International Red Tent Day Visit DeAnna at: www.deannalam.com  this episode Q&A includes: • excessive sweating- drink stinging nettle infusion to lower cortisol and apply witch hazel.. • essential oils, especially oil of oregano put in ear can perforate the ear drum... • whole onion in skin baked and put over the ear for ear problems.. • inviting a lost loved one to communicate with in dreams.. • diarrhea- slippery elm balls to neutralize poisons in the intestines, helped lining to become healthier, helps stop diarrhea.. • herpes simplex 2- stopped medication- herbal options- schisandra berry, echinacea, burdock, st joans, self heal- check out Susun's book 'Down There' for a lot more info.. • kitten with keratosis/cyst- chickweed tincture in milk.. • extremely sore breasts around menstruation- vitex berry tincture... • upcoming shows on antidepressant herbs on Susun's Time Monk series..

Tiny Giant Losses - Interview w/ our Founder & More on Reproductive Loss

Dec 1, 2016 01:00:00

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In this episode of Tiny Giant Losses, we share a Metta (or 'Loving-Kindness') Meditation exercise, continue to discuss The Six Steps of Healing with Step Two (Engage the Energy), review "Layla's Story" (a memoir about infant death, abortion, fertility and age), and hear Lindsey interview herself (don't worry--it'll make sense when you hear it). Lindsey is the founder of Tiny Giant Losses. She has trained as a healer and shaman under herbalist / Wise Woman Susun Weed and with a tea master in Taiwan. She had a miscarriage in 2014 and lost her infant son to unknown causes in 2015. (They're both pictured here, shortly after the birth.) Her drive to empower other women to transform after babyloss inspired her to start Tiny Giant Losses. You can learn more about Lindsey on Patreon. For more information and babyloss healing resources, visit the Tiny Giant Losses website. You can also get more updates and information on our Facebook page and through Twitter.

Tiny Giant Losses - Interview w/ Wendy Cruz-Chan, Self-Care & More on Babyloss

Nov 17, 2016 01:05:00

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In this week's episode of Tiny Giant Losses, we talk about healing with hugs, continue to discuss The Six Steps of Healing, review an art house film about infant death and adoption, and interview Wendy Cruz-Chan, a doula and lactation counselor who has experienced the stillbirth of a son. Wendy is a Certified Birth and Postpartum Doula, Certified Lactation Counselor and a Placenta Encapsulation Specialist in New York City. In July 2016, she gave birth to a son, Killian, who was born still at 19 weeks gestation. Following this loss, she pumped breastmilk day and night for three months, freezing each batch. After she reached her goal of 2000 ounces of breastmilk (that’s 62.5 quarts, or over 59 liters), she found six babies in need of milk and donated it to their families. She’s currently fundraising for a cooling cuddle cot for New York Methodist Hospital, which will allow parents to stay with their stillborn babies longer than a few hours before saying goodbye. For more information and babyloss healing resources, visit the Tiny Giant Losses website. You can also get more updates and information on our Facebook page and through Twitter.

Tiny Giant Losses - Interview w/ Catherine Keating, Six Steps of Healing & More

Nov 3, 2016 01:01:00

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In this week's episode of Tiny Giant Losses, we share a plant-focused breathing exercise, continue to discuss The Six Steps of Healing, review a very popular babyloss healing resource, and interview author / yoga teacher Catherine Keating (of “There Was Supposed to Be a Baby”). Catherine Keating is the author of There Was Supposed To Be a Baby: A Guide to Healing After Pregnancy Loss. She wrote her book as a way to share the path to healing she found after her first two pregnancies ended in miscarriage. Catherine lives in Seattle, WA with her husband, two children, and sweet, lovable dog. She is currently offering healing circles for women, teaching yoga, teaching preschool, and writing. For more information and post-babyloss healing resources, visit Tiny Giant Losses on Patreon. You can also get more updates and information on our Facebook page and through Twitter. Note: This is not a call-in episode.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Life Learning Ministries Suzy Hoseus

Nov 2, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Suzy Hoseus. Suzy Hoseus is the founder of Life Learning Ministries, a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging others to learn to live life God’s Way and reaching their fullest potential. As a pioneer in the mental health system since 1999, Suzy has dedicated herself to making life-giving choices and teaches alongside her husband, Mike, the God BLESSES ME Model to Whole Health in their weekly seminars.   Suzy is the author of Healing Bipolar and Depression, My Journey to Whole Health and the 2nd Edition and has lived medication free since 1999. She is the mother of three children and home and travel schools her youngest two.  If you wish to contact Suzy, please visit www.lifelearningministries.org.   this episode Q&A includes: • methods of taking echinacea for gum infection.. • Susun's thought on functional medicine- patients subjected to expensive tests, expensive treatments with horrible things.. • exposure to chemical solvents in a lab- seaweed, fiber, avoid supplements and essential oils.. • liver is an excellent source of iron.. • not fair to eat the babies of plant, not healthful either.. • coming off a breathing machine- mullein milk and pranayama.. • why tinctures made from 100 proof vodka are so effective.. • find information on fibromyalgia in Susun's book 'New Menopausal Year The Wise Woman Way'..    

Tiny Giant Losses - Interview w/ Filmmaker Jhene Erwin & More on Babyloss

Oct 27, 2016 00:42:00

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In this week's episode of Tiny Giant Losses, we share an inward-focus exercise, continue to discuss The Six Steps of Healing, review one of my favorite babyloss healing resources, interview actress, filmmaker and poet Jhene Erwin, and more. Jhene Erwin is a Filmmaker and Writer currently living in Toronto, Canada. Her commitment to impact driven content continues to inspire her work. Her eleven year old daughter continues to poke fun at her when she says things like the previous sentence. You can learn more about her work at The House I Keep. Since this month is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, we’re sharing lots of bonus rewards via Patreon, including two pregnancy loss greeting cards from Dr. Jessica Zucker (last week’s interviewee), an hour-long Q&A with trauma therapist Persephone Maywald (another podcast interviewee), an hour-long Q&A with our interviewee from three weeks ago (Nathalie Himmelrich, the author of "Grieving Parents: Surviving Loss as a Couple"), a babyloss Ask-Me-Anything with me, a video tutorial on one of my favorite post-loss self-care routines, and a digital babyloss healing talking circle. If these resources sound healing to you, please consider becoming a Patron to support our work, and to access these (and many more) post-loss healing resources. For more information, visit Tiny Giant Losses on Patreon before Halloween! You can also get more updates and information on our Facebook page and through Twitter. Note: This is not a call-in episode.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Beyond War on Invasive Species Tao Orion

Oct 26, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of questions follwed by a 30 minute interview with Tao Orion. Tao is the author of Beyond the War on Invasive Species: A Permaculture Approach to Ecosystem Restoration. She teaches permaculture design at Oregon State University and at Aprovecho, a 40-acre nonprofit sustainable-living educational organization. Tao consults on holistic farm, forest, and restoration planning through Resilience Permaculture Design, LLC. She holds a degree in agroecology and sustainable agriculture from UC Santa Cruz, grows organic fruits, vegetables, seeds, nuts, animals on her homestead, Viriditas Farm. She has a keen interest in integrating the disciplines of organic agriculture, sustainable land-use planning, ethnobotany, ecosystem restoration in order to create beneficial social, economic, and ecological outcomes. Website: www.resiliencepermaculture.com this episode Q&A includes: • 7 medicines practiced in this order- serenity medicine, story medicine, energy medicine, lifestyle medicine, herbal medicine, pharmaceutical medicine, hi-tech medicine... •  hemangioma non issue- visualization and mantra for liver health.. • three parts of the stomach- heartburn and ulcers- slippery elm balls made with honey.. • cooking dandelion greens.. • dosing is one of the most individual things about herbalism.. • wormwood- herbs can alter our minds- a lot of variety from plant to plant.. • osha- use in very small amounts for emergencies only! prevents cells from absorbing large amounts of histamines and can prevent one from going to the hospital.. • when nature does something it hasn't done before, it is a miracle- come out and play! • mucus- natural healing substance- no disease is caused by mucus- tons of disease cause by lack of mucus..

Tiny Giant Losses-Interview w/ Dr. Jessica Zucker, Healing After Babyloss & More

Oct 20, 2016 00:52:00

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In this week's episode of Tiny Giant Losses, we share a healing yoga exercise, continue to discuss The Six Steps of Healing, review a babyloss healing resource that features an internationally known popstar, interview maternal mental health psychologist Dr. Jessica Zucker, and more. Dr. Jessica Zucker is a clinical psychologist based in Los Angeles, California. She specializes in women's reproductive and maternal mental health. In 2014, Jessica launched the #IHadAMiscarriage campaign with her first New York Times piece, last year she created a line of pregnancy loss cards that aim to fill a void in the cultural conversation surrounding loss and this year she launched a line of ‘rainbow baby’ and ‘rainbow mama’ t-shirts. You can find her online at drjessicazucker.com and she writes daily on Instagram @ihadamiscarriage. Since this month is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, we’re sharing lots of bonus rewards via Patreon, including an hour-long Q&A with trauma therapist Persephone Maywald (last week's interviewee), an hour-long Q&A with our interviewee from two weeks ago (Nathalie Himmelrich, the author of "Grieving Parents: Surviving Loss as a Couple"), a babyloss Ask-Me-Anything with Lindsey from Tiny Giant Losses, a video tutorial on one of Lindsey's favorite post-loss self-care routines, and a digital babyloss healing talking circle. If these resources sound healing to you, please consider becoming a Patron to support our work, and to access these (and many more) post-loss healing resources. For more information, visit Tiny Giant Losses on Patreon before Halloween! Note: This is not a call-in episode.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Tiny Giant Losses Lindsey Goodwin

Oct 19, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun S. Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Lindsey Goodwin. Lindsey is a journalist, the founder of Tiny Giant Losses on Patreon.com and one of the hundreds of millions of women who have experienced pregnancy loss or infant loss worldwide. After having a miscarriage and then losing her newborn son, she was shocked by how few resources there are for empowering women to heal after baby loss, so she decided to create her own. In September of this year, she began using her background in journalism, as well as the wisdom she gained during her apprenticeship with Susun and her own healing journey, to provide a variety of empowered healing resources for other women who have experienced baby loss. Through Patreon.com, Tiny Giant Losses offers articles, audio recordings, videos, a WhatsApp support group, live Q&As and much more. You can become a patron to access the many resources Lindsey offers or you can simply peruse the free resources on offer at Patreon.com/TinyGiantLosses. this episode Q&A includes: • everything works sometimes for some people- we're looking for things that work most of the time for most people.. • bacterial infection from root canal- echinacea, juniper, usnea, wormwood.. • moluscum contagioso- hypericum, vinegar in bath.. • breast cancer, tomoxifen, red clover infusion.. • incontinence- check out Susun's book 'Down There'.. • warts cannot survive without oxygen, use duct tape to suffocate them.. • do you need an annual check up? over treated patients, prescribed unnecessary drugs and unnecessary surgeries..  

Tiny Giant Losses - Babyloss Interview w/ Trauma Therapist Persephone Maywald

Oct 13, 2016 00:51:00

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In this week's episode of Tiny Giant Losses, we share a laughter yoga exercise, continue to discuss The Six Steps of Healing, review the short film "The House I Keep" (about a woman's emotional and psychological healing after miscarriage), interview trauma therapist Persephone Maywald about healing through difficult emotions after babyloss, and speak some of our Patrons' lost babies names aloud. Persephone Maywald is a psychologist and therapist with a world-wide online practice. She specializes in healing trauma, PTSD, and the difficult emotions that result. As a long-time meditator, she also brings the healing resources of mindfulness to her work. She has personally experienced pregnancy loss. Since this month is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, we’re sharing lots of bonus rewards via Patreon, including an hour-long Q&A with Persephone (this week's interviewee), an hour-long Q&A with last week’s guest (Nathalie Himmelrich, the author of "Grieving Parents: Surviving Loss as a Couple"), an Ask-Me-Anything with me, a video tutorial on one of my favorite post-loss self-care routines and a digital babyloss healing talking circle. If these resources sound healing to you, please consider becoming a Patron to support our work, and to access these (and many more) post-loss healing resources. For more information, visit Tiny Giant Losses on Patreon before Halloween! Note: This is not a call-in episode.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Soil Sisters Lisa Kivirist

Oct 12, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun S. Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Lisa Kivirist. Lisa is a Senior Fellow, Endowed Chair in Agricultural Systems at the Minnesota Institute for Sustainable Agriculture at the University of Minnesota, focusing on developing opportunities to champion leadership development among female farmers and rural women.  Her new book in 2016 is Soil Sisters: A Toolkit for Women Farmers, compiling advice, support and resources from over 100 women in the sustainable agriculture movement.  She is also co-author of co-author of Homemade for Sale, Farmstead Chef, ECOpreneuring and Rural Renaissance and founded and leads the Rural Women’s Project of the Midwest Organic Sustainable Education Service. Lisa and her family run Inn Serendipity Farm and B&B in Wisconsin, completely powered by the wind and the sun. this episode Q&A includes: • drugs have side effects and direction of action- herbs work in a multitude of ways... • shoulder and neck tension- hypericum tincture and oil.. • baby with thrush- yogurt in the mouth and plantain oil or ointment on diaper rash.. • torn ligament- comfrey drunk as infusion and used as poultice- infusions are not drugs- there is no dose.. • comfrey and pyrrolizidine alkaloids.. • check out Susun's Time Monk Radio show for information on Leonotis leonurus- Lion's tail.. • dermatitis- rubbed the wrong way, trapped in our skin... • no other food is as beneficial to our health as fish- cardiovascular, brain and whole body health.. • stye on eye- chickweed.. • hypericum oil used as sunscreen.. • motherwort tincture daily- cystic acne gone!           

Tiny Giant Losses: Six Steps of Healing, Interview w/ Nathalie Himmelrich & More

Oct 6, 2016 00:48:00

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Tiny Giant Losses is a new podcast from one of Susun Weed's former apprentices, Lindsey. Lindsey has experienced both miscarriage and the unexpected death of her infant son. Episode Two of Tiny Giant Losses continues to describe The Six Steps of Healing (a.k.a. The Seven Medicines) as a simple way to approach any healing modality after babyloss. It also includes an interview with Nathalie Himmelrich (author of "Grieving Parents: Surviving Loss as a Couple"), a breathing exercise, a review of the film "Rabbit Hole" (which deals with child loss) AND information about special offers and resources available this October (Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month). Like all interviewees on the show, Nathalie (pictured here) has personally experienced babyloss. She lost one of her twin girls a few days after they were born, experienced miscarriage and lost the ability to have subsequent children. For more babyloss healing resources, you can read about Tiny Giant Losses on Patreon, follow Tiny Giant Losses on Twitter, "Like" Tiny Giant Losses on Facebook and check out Nathalie's book, "Grieving Parents," on her website. Note: This episode does not include a live Q&A.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Suzy Meszoly energetic healer & homeopath

Oct 5, 2016 02:03:00

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Rev Suzy Meszoly DSH, CHHC, Suzy has been teaching workshop classes on the healing arts, the chakra system and spiritual living in New York and internationally for over twenty years. In 2000, she founded “The Art of Energetic Healing School” and has taught the one year course now to hundreds of students, both in the NY area and through webinars worldwide. Suzy has founded and organized several reoccurring events. Find out more about Suzy here: wwwEnergyHealingSchoolNY.com and www.SuzyMeszoly-Healer.com  and on youtube: LOVENOWMENT and Love Now Movement this episode Q&A includes: • the original crystal wand- To help strengthen vaginal muscle, fascia and tissues... • midwife reports virtually no problems when pregnant women drink nourishing herbal infusions.. • when we drink nourishing herbal infusions we stop being so critical of ourselves.. • bacterial infection in the bladder after antibiotics- corn silk, slippery elm, marshmallow, comfrey- soothing and nourishing.. • plantain is a wonderful vulnerary- heals wounds and skin quickly- if wound is deeper and ulcer is forming use honey.. • sudden vision issues- communicate with your eyes and rest them on something beautiful.. • one herb at a time to understand how our bodies are in relationship with each other. • hawthorn tincture in earl grey tea with honey and goats milk.. • use motherwort in small doses when you need it- do not transfer your anxiety into taking motherwort tincture excessively.. • keeping it simple has a powerful effect on us emotionally.. • hawthorn for the aging heart.. 

Tiny Giant Losses - Baby Losses, Susun Weed & Self-Healing

Sep 29, 2016 00:57:00

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Tiny Giant Losses is a new podcast from one of Susun Weed's former apprentices who has experienced miscarriage and the unexpected death of her infant son. Episode One of Tiny Giant Losses focuses on The Six Steps of Healing (a.k.a. The Seven Medicines).  It includes a 45-minute interview with Susun Weed, a breathing exercise and a review of "Grieving Parents: Surviving Loss as a Couple" by Nathalie Himmelrich. Moving forward, this series will continue to focus on empowered healing after baby loss of any kind.  Each week, it will feature: an exercise,an interview with someone who has experienced babyloss firsthand,and a review of a healing resource. For more information, you can read about Tiny Giant Losses on Patreon, follow Tiny Giant Losses on Twitter and "Like" Tiny Giant Losses on Facebook. Note: This episode does not include a live Q&A.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'God's Callgirl' Carla van Raay

Sep 28, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers herbal health questions & interview with Carla van Raay, author of the international best-selling memoir God’s Callgirl, the colourful story of her life unconsciously driven by abuse experienced in childhood, and her journey of recovery. Q&A recap: Premenstrual migranes? Nourishing infusion nettle leaf, St. Joan's wort tincture and/or scullcap tincture (1-3 drops), also check for B12 deficiency.Topical skin issues like hives soothed by oil or salve of plantain (no essential oils), oak bark to help the skin. Consider emotional causes of skin disorder.How to expel a slow miscarriage? have patience with your body.Legs cramps? low magnesium, nettle infusion &hypericum tincture..Comfrey infusion and cold/hot compress for repair of broken toeWhite & red large bumps on tongue may be cancer, go to dentist.Receding gums indicitave of Peridontal disease, go to dentist. Birth control pills are healthy & safe, reduces risk of cancer.Organic milk is not always what it seems, ask your producer questions. Visit www.susunweed.com for herbal info & workshops, apprenticeships, correspondence courses! Go to: www.wisewomanmentor.com for free herbal ezine and mentorship… 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Herbalist Emily Ruff

Sep 21, 2016 02:00:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minute of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Emily Ruff. Emily Ruff, Executive Director of the Florida School of Holistic Living, is a community herbalist who has practiced the art and science of plant healing for over a decade. Her studies have taken her around three continents where she has studied under healers of many traditions. Her background in gardening and botany came in childhood while wandering the wilderness and digging in the sandy soils of Florida with her grandfather, a fifth generation sustenance farmer, and her father, a botany and astronomy professor. Website: http://emilyruff.com/

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Personal Productivity Mitzi Weinman​

Sep 14, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Mitzi Weinman. Mitzi Weinman, founder of TimeFinder offers practical approaches to personal productivity. As a coach, workshop leader, professional speaker and author, she helps people develop good habits & techniques to reduce stress which can result from procrastinating, feeling disorganized and overwhelmed and rushing to get done things done at work and/or at home. Many of Mitzi’s tips and techniques appear regularly in many publications and on TV. Mitzi's book It's About Time!  Transforming Chaos into Calm, A to Z is available! Mitzi earned a bachelor's degree from the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. Mitzi is the author of It's About Time! Transforming Chaos into Calm, A to Z and lives in Needham, MA with her husband, son and dog. this episode Q&A includes: • adenomyosis- linden flower infusion and raspberry leaf infusion- lots of information in 'Down There'.. • harvesting and drying comfrey- also you can buy it... • from the instance a plant is harvested, it should never see the sun... • wanting to conceive- red clover infusion 2 times a week and animal fat at every meal... • split fingernails- lemon and comfrey to bring together tissue... • soap strips off healthy bacteria from skin... • compassionate- meaning to be compassionate to oneself.. • laceration through tendon- comfrey infusion and plant material as poultice.. • weaning one year old.. • asthma- mullein milk.. • and much more...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed &  Saved by a Poem Kim Rosen

Sep 7, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Kim Rosen. Kim Rosen, MFA, is the author of Saved by a Poem: The Transformative Power of Words. Combining her devotion to poetry with her background in spirituality and psychotherapy, Kim gives workshops and performances throughout the world, inspiring listeners with poetry’s power to transform individuals and communities. She is the founder of the Poetry Depths Mystery School and the S.H.E. College Fund, an organization dedicated to sending rescued Maasai girls to college. A TEDx speaker and co-creator of 4 CDs of spoken poetry and music, Kim has been on the faculties of Kripalu and Wisdom University, among other institutions, and her work has been widely published, including in O Magazine, The Sun, and The New Yorker. Kim's websites www.kimrosen.net and www.shecollegefund.org this episode Q&A includes: • weaning a child- there is very little in life we can feel proud of ourselves for doing... • menopause as a passageway to power... • schisandra for healing depletion that has occured through addiction... • passionflower for opiate detoxification... • dangers of methadone and nourishment while weaning off... • cyst on neck becoming painful... • food sensitivities and what's normal for you... • and much more...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sex Therapy Supervisor Gina Ogden

Aug 31, 2016 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Gina Ogden. Gina Ogden is recognized as one of the creative masters in the field of sexology. She an adjunct professor at CIIS. She is founder of the 4-D Network for Body, Mind, Heart, and Spirit, an international collaboration of practitioners whose mission is to expand the practice of therapy and sex therapy beyond performance goals and behavioral treatments. She conducts retreats and trainings internationally, lectures widely, and offers online courses for professionals. She supervises and trains sex therapists, physicians, nurses, social workers, family therapists, and other health providers in her innovative Four-Dimensional Wheel approach.  www.GinaOgden.com, www.4-DNetwork.com  this episode Q&A includes: • no aromatic herbs for nourishing herbal infusions- only nourishing herbs! • recurring uti's- 'Down There'  The Bladder speaks- It all comes down to me. • hibiscus as an antibacterial.. • animals are the life blood of organic farms.. • how to make fertilizer from stinging nettle... • making apple cider vinegar and apple sauce.. • HSV- echinacea, burdock, st. Joan's wort and L-lysine.. • stretch marks- coconut oil, plantain oil.. • essential oils- scientific research backing their harmful effects.. • from restrictive diet to restorative diets.. • as we age being thin is a liability not an asset..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Astrology and Mythology Don Cerow

Aug 24, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Don Cerow. Don's a certified NCGR Level IV astrologer known for the warmth, insight and depth he brings to his counseling practice. An astrologer since ‘72, his interest has been in how astrology evolved from the mythology and astronomy of ancient peoples. He received a degree in Classics, Magna cum Laude from UMass in ‘76, wrote a weekly column (AthenasWeb.com) for various newspapers between ‘83 and 2010 (currently available through his WEBSite). In 2003 he reconstructed an early model of Stonehenge in a story picked up by the New York Times. He's produced shows for radio and television and taught at colleges, universities and planetariums across the country. In ‘05 he wrote and produced a multimedia show for Fiske Planetarium at the U of Colorado, Boulder entitled Star, Myths and Dragons, pushing back the limits of what our forebearers knew about the heavens. This same theme is now a book entitled When the Dragon Wore the Crown, available through Amazon or your favorite local neighborhood bookstores. www.athenasweb.com

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Herbalist Mary Pat Palmer

Aug 17, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Mary Pat Palmer, herbalist,  is the founder and director of the Philo School of Herbal Energetics in Northern California. Her organic multi-planted farm is about 10 miles in from the great Pacific Ocean as the crow flies, and has 13 acres of redwoods sheltering and guiding the school. She grew up in the Big Sur area of California, where the mountain lions roamed amid the dramatic terrain. She has studied and lived in New York, Vermont, and Massachusetts as well as her native California. She is a Registered Herbalist as well as a Certified Cannabis Therapy Consultant. Susun Weed is one of her favorite people but doesn't visit often enough. this episode Q&A includes: • improve digestion with whole grains, nourishing herbal infusions... • damaged fascia and scar tissue- calendula oil and ointment... • comfrey infusion drunk and used in sitz bath to strengthen skin, ligaments, tendons and guts- stronger and more flexible tissue... • oatstraw infusion has superb healing powers on disturbed mental states... • removal of wisdom tooth- motherwort tincture for anxiety and yarrow as a dentifrice.. • very small dose- one drop of poke root for swollen lymph node... • broody hen- get baby chicks.. • low vitamin D levels and olive oil use...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & The Art of Being Human Sarah Marshank

Aug 10, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sarah Marshank MEd. Sarah is the the founder of Selfistry, a comprehensive integrative educational system for mastering the art of being human. She is the author of theBeing Selfish: My Journey for Escort to Monk to Grandmother. Based in the Pacific Northwest, Sarah teaches and speaks internationally, facilitates on line courses, and works one-on one with individuals. Sarah's embodied teaching and presence come from spending ten years in retreat. Her life’s purpose, articulated and expressed through Selfistry, integrates Eastern and Western philosophy and psychology with meditative and somatic practices.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Visionary Artist Martina Hoffmann

Aug 3, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Martina Hoffman. Martina Hoffmann works as a painter and sculptress and is a central figure in contemporary Visionary Art. Her paintings offer the viewer a detailed glimpse into her inner landscapes - imagery that has been inspired by expanded states of consciousness. The Visionary Realism of Martina Hoffmann is decidedly feminine and places the ‘Universal Woman’ in an intimate cosmos. She transcribes her ecstatic experiences but also her subtle reflections on the nature of women in a realistic style which marries the fantastic to the sacred. Martina Hoffmann has also created original art and photography for numerous CD as well as book and magazine covers. The artist keeps a home and studio in both, the USA and France and has exhibited her work internationally since 1985. Website: www.martinahoffmann.com    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Plant Spirit Healing Pamela Montgomery

Jul 27, 2016 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Pam Montgomery. Pam is an author, teacher and practitioner who has passionately embraced her role as a spokesperson for the green beings and has been investigating plants and their intelligent spiritual nature for more than three decades.  She is the author of two books one of which is the highly acclaimed Plant Spirit Healing; A Guide to Working with Plant Consciousness. She teaches internationally on plant spirit healing, spiritual ecology and people as Nature Evolutionaries. She is a founding member of United Plant Savers and more recently the Organization of Nature Evolutionaries or ONE. Her latest passion is to engage ceremonially in full symbiosis within the plant/human matrix where the elder common plants initiate and guide us into being truly human. this episode Q&A includes: • dyshidrotic eczema- soak in and drink comfrey leaf infusion   • mantra, prayer, wise woman philosophy, buddhism and meditation... • milk thistle protects the liver.. • what plant to plant in place of grass that are drough resistant- thyme and chamomile.. • poultices for fatty lymphoma.. • getting off antihypertensive drugs- nourishing herbal infusions, movement, blood pressure monitor- motherwort, passionflower, hawthorn... • acid reflux- dandelion tincture... • lose weight? replace the a in fat with an i... • rheumatoid arthritis- severe joint pain- high cbd cannabis tincture, creams and oils... • depression in women- GET ANGRY and take action...        

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Herbalist Matthew Wood

Jul 20, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Matthew Wood. Matthew Wood has been a practicing herbalists for almost thirty-five years.  He began as a shop clerk in an herb store – a great way to learn.  He loves to teach and write about herbal medicine and is widely known for these activities.  He particularly likes the history of herbalism, historical uses of plants, energetics, and the interface with shamanism.  Plants can be our teachers, inward and outward.  He lives near the Twin Cities in summer and Lake Co., California, in the winter.     this episode Q&A includes: • what conditions makes nettle grow prolifically? • poke root is very strong medicine- harvested and tinctured in the fall... • explanation of food born illnesses opposed to parasites- wormwood tincture and slippery elm balls... • for the eyes- blueberries, well cooked tomato sauce, dandelion leaf vinegar... • resistance to something you need to do and setting up a reward system and doing it... • 2 year old with outrageous temper- let it out and then is fine- it's healthy... • grandparents vow- not to say anything about their children's parenting... • celandine destroys abnormal cells in skin growths.. • clary sage.. • when to harvest stinging nettle... • alfalfa and why Susun does not use it...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Yoga Teacher Sianna Sherman

Jul 13, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions. Sianna Sherman is an internationally renowned yoga teacher, community activator, evocative storyteller and a passionate speaker at festivals throughout the world. She is the catalyst of Rasa Yoga, a 1,008-hour yoga school, the founder of Mythic Yoga Flow®, creator of the Goddess Yoga Project in partnership with Yoga Journal, and co-founder of Urban Priestess dedicated to the empowerment of women as community leaders.  Check out Sianna's website siannasherman.com. this episode Q&A includes: • passiflora incarnata- sit with plant and ask the plant what you need it to be effective for... • autoimmune disorders- alopecia and vitiligo- drink nourishing herbal infusions- what are nourishing herbal infusions? how are they made? • we cannot take out too many props at one time- rather than challenge a new problem, deepen your healing with one thing at a time... • alternate nostril breathing- changes how our brains function and calms down the nervous system.. • stool sample- 3 types of parasites found- in general when we want to kill something, drugs do it better than herbs- slippery elm, apple sauce and reduction of raw fruit.. • reverse osmosis water is making your water into white bread by removing everything from it.. • squaw vine- do not call it that!!! partridge berry (Michella repens) • herbs in capsules are the most expensive, least effective and most dangerous way to use herbs.. • stinging nettle infusions can completely reverse type 2 diabetes- for nerves in feet and eyes- walk more and control blood sugar better.. • only nutritive herbs for infusions- nettle, oatstraw, linden, comfrey, red clover, mullein, cleavers, hibiscus, astragalus, rose hips, dandelion, burdock...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Green Goddess Yvette Lewis

Jul 6, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Yvette Lewis. this episode Q&A includes: • elevated bilirubin/ gallbladder issues- wild yam root tincture gives raw materials to make hormones and enzymes- chicory, milk thistle... • nourishing herbal infusions increase the available nutrients in the body... • increase fertility with animal fats and red clover infusions.. • tincturing skullcap- keeping it simple to notice subtleties from the same herb harvested at different time and/ or different places.. • heightened lead levels in 1 yr old- seaweed- nereocystic kelp from Ryan Drum.. • getting off narcotic drugs- infusions, especially oatstraw... • pregnancy and preparing for labor.. • motherwort helps us learn how to operate under stress- to help us to move through situations rather than act like they don't exist...  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Drawing Out Your Soul Deborah Koff-Chapin

Jun 29, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Deborah Koff-Chapin. Deborah has been developing Touch Drawing since she came upon it in as a creative inspiration in 1974. She has introduced the process at conferences and graduate programs internationally. Deborah is creator of the best-selling decks, SoulCards 1&2 and author of Drawing Out Your Soul. Her newest project is the series of five SoulTouch Coloring Journals. She has served as Interpretive Artist at numerous conferences, including recently at the Parliament of the Worlds Religions. Find out more at www.touchdrawing.com.  this episode Q&A includes: • how to take care of a dying person- get in touch with hospice, what makes this person at ease and happy? relieve pain and discomfort.. • hypericum perforatum for relieving muscle pain.. • post menopausal bleeding- very important to get tested for cancer.. • reproductive cancers- removal, flax seed cooked into grain, fresh violet leaf infusions.. • told to have a hysterectomy and want a valued opinion? Hysterectomy Educational Resources Services... • traumatic events- PTSD or use as a spring board to make change in our lives... • has being a good girl got you where you want to be in your life? maybe it's time to be a bitch! • herbal treatment for stage 4 breast cancer.. • heart healthy tips to quit smoking... • tick borne encephalitis- very dangerous! dropperful of hypericum perforatum taken hourly...      

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Nourishing Broth' Kaayla T. Daniel

Jun 22, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Kaayla T. Daniel. KAAYLA T. DANIEL, PhD is known as The Naughty Nutritionist® because she “tells the truth that’s too hot to handle.” Kaayla is coauthor of the bestselling book Nourishing Broth: An Old-Fashioned Remedy for the Modern World (2014) and the author of The Whole Soy Story:The Dark Side of America's Favorite Health Food (2005). She received the Integrity in Science Award from the Weston A. Price Foundation in 2005, the Health Freedom Fighter Award from Freedom Law School in 2009, and the BadAss Award from the Paleo-Primal-Price Foundation in 2015.    this episode Q&A includes: • contact dermatitis- immune system protective- relieve symptoms with witch hazel, plantain leaf.. • elevated bilirubin and gassy- nourishing herbal infusions of violet leaf, chickweed, mullein, hibiscus- nourish digestion and liver with burdock, dandelion and yellow dock... • why use one herb at a time? to restore herbal medicine as people's medicine.. • anger and resentment and expressing emotion... • hemorrhoids- witch hazel, horse chestnut, stone root, restore elasticity to veins with stinging nettle infusion, foods to avoid and include... • slippery elm restores lining to small intestine... • cholesterol medicine makes muscles weak- your heart is a muscle...  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Spiritual Director Kathleen Leo

Jun 15, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Kathy Leo. Kathy is the founder and spiritual director of Hallowell, a hospice choir that has been serving the community through the practice of bedside singing for the dying since 2003. She has recently completed a manuscript and hopes to publish her new book; On the Breath of Song: Guidance and Stories for the Practice of Bedside Singing for the Dying. She draws on a decade of experience as a midwife helping families give birth at home. Being welcomed into the sacred spaces of birth, death and grief continues to offer Kathy and those who share in this practice, reverence and gratitude for daily life.  this episode Q&A includes: • the way to be healthy is to nourish yourself... • learn to be more appreciative of the negative experiences in our live and what they have to offer us...  • sunflowers suck up and remove stuff we do not want in our soils... • estrogens made in our bodies, made by plants and made in laboratories- cancer, puberty, reproduction and menopause... • soy protein isolate- long path estrogen- worst thing you can consume... • herpes- hypericum perforatum prevents and treats outbreaks, self heal tincture can get rid of, l lysine in halibut, chicken and goats milk, avoid nuts... • vegan diet is incredibly bad for women, we are designed to eat meat... • Are you ok replacing meat with B12 GMO supplements? • urban wildcrafting.. • using the root of osha multiple times.. •  when we want to make the eyes stronger- make the liver stronger- nettle infusion, well cooked greens.. • obesity- BMI is not an indicator of health...  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Financial Therapist Bari Tessler Linden

Jun 8, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Bari Tessler Linden, MA. Bari is a Financial Therapist, Mentor Coach and Mama-preneur. Bari’s gentle, body-centered approach weaves together personal, couple, and creative entrepreneurial money teachings into one complete tapestry. She is the founder of The Art of Money: a global, year-long money school, which integrates Money Healing, Money Practices and Money Maps. Bari is also the Author of her upcoming book, The Art of Money: A Life-Changing Guide to Financial Happiness, published by Parallax Press in Spring 2016. Learn more about Bari at: http://baritessler.com/ this episode Q&A includes: • eat something wild and unwashed everyday to maintain youthful vitality... • wild food- more protein, less sugar, more amino acids and more vitamins and minerals... • people that are allergic to pollen reduce cancer risk by 2/3.. • a great many women spend their lives not speaking their truths... • best tincture are made with a full jar- reduces oxidation... • black pepper is inflammatory and has no place in the human diet- unless you live in a hot climate and used to kill bacteria... • iron deficiency in toddler- yellow dock tincture- more importantly more red meat and well cooked greens... • functional medicine- totally bogus!!! Watch out! • we have no evidence of any kind that being thinner makes us healthier... • love who you are and let that be enough... • our quest for reason and belief comes from our desire to be in control... • taking herbs in capsules is the most expensive, most dangerous and least effective way to take herbs.. • water retention during the hot months- cleavers tincture moves lymphatic fluid..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Steamy Chick Keli Garza

Jun 1, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Keli Garza. Keli is the founder and owner of Chick Food Inc and the creator of Steamy Chick products. Keli has been researching the practice of vaginal steaming and using it in her own self-care since 2010.  Keli lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two little girls. Kelly's Website is www.steamychick.com. this episode Q&A includes: • plantar's fascitis- what are the symptoms? do not wear heels, go bare foot, drink comfrey infusions and soak or compress with comfrey.. • hesitant to use antibiotics when undergoing bone graft- antibiotics are very important in these situations- find a class of antibiotics you can work with... • if you're concerned with your microbiome, throw away all products that contain essential oils.. • cook your kale for a minimum of one hour.. • leading cause of food poisoning in the United States is eating raw greens primarily blended up into smoothies.. • a broad diet includes eating fish at least once a week, meat at least once a week, eggs at least twice a week.. • during menopause women produce more hormones than any other time- extra nutrition, take better care of yourself... • 'Breast Cancer? Breast Health!'- Building powerful immunity, anti cancer foods.. • how to make a tincture- use 100 proof vodka.. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Wise Woman Herbalist Sarah Elisabeth

May 25, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sarah Elisabeth. Sarah Elisabeth is an Herbalist in the Wise Woman Tradition.  She manages three gardens which total about a half acre.  She teaches, consults, writes articles and sells herbal products.  She is featured on Susun Weed's blogtalkradio program. She has her own radio show, Sarah Radio at www.theground.town.  She has taught at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture and New York Botanical Garden.  She currently teaches at the Green Thumb GrowTogether and Beacon Institute.  She has been featured in an article in Rural Intelligence online magazine and written articles for Reconnections online magazine. this episode Q&A includes: • turmeric contains anti-inflammatory constituents that are very poorly absorbed by the body. • cooking greens, nutralizing oxilates.. • we're plagued not only by an abundance of food, but also by an abundance of information... • ovarian cysts... • worry notebook- for every worry, write a hope so that you change... • worry isn't love, it never will be.. • the herb considered best at removing mold from the body is horsetail... • uterine fibroids... • get more information into the hands of more women... • chronic eczema/dermatitis- nourishing herbal infusions, spray yarrow tincture...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Mind Painter Judy Mastrangelo

May 18, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Judy Mastrangelo. Judy has painted all of her life, and has explored many genres. She portrays a wide variety of subjects in her Art. Being a great lover of Nature, she loves to portray it in her art. Judy’s Art has been licensed in many fields, such as for prints and posters, wall coverings, puzzles, calendars, greeting cards, figurines, Inspirational Card Decks etc. She has also written and illustrated several children's books. this episode Q&A includes: • why diets make us fat! people that lose weight do not improve their health. • yeast diaper rash- yogurt, plantain oil, vinegar and oxygen. • can we eat and use crimson clover for medicine? experiment in small amounts.. • are herbs safe to take for parasites? get a labratory test- drugs work better.. • irregular menstrual cycle, heavy bleeding, menopause- shepherd's purse, lady's mantle- metamorphosis.. • maiden, mother, crone- 3 distinctively different parts of a woman's life.. • uterine prolapse- whole chapter in Susun's book 'Down There', pessaries.. • linden is a powerful anti-inflammatory- inflammation can show up a tiredness.. • skin issues- stop using essential oils, eat more healthy fats, shower 2x's a week, apply coconut oil or olive oil.. • vegetarianism- making a restricted dietary choice will restrict your health.. • inflammatory bowel problems- linden infusions and other infusions, slippery elm balls.. • chlorophyll is not usable by the human body and excreted in the feces.. • nourishing herbal infusions don't require digestion- they are taken directly from the stomach into the bloodstream..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Wise Woman Herbalist Robin Rose Bennett

May 11, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Robin Rose Bennett. Robin Rose Bennett, founder of Wisewoman Healing Ways - Herbal Medicine and EarthSpirit Teachings, is a gifted herbalist, writer, and spiritual teacher. The focus of her healing work is to share the loving generosity of the earth and the magic, mystery, and beauty of the web of life while using herbal medicine to help people to heal and to birth their true selves in this time of profound transformation. Since 1986 she has taught at schools, clinics, hospitals, progressive and holistic organizations, and most joyously, outside with the plants. Her website is www.RobinRoseBennett.com this episode Q&A includes: • burdock oil preparations and safety of oil preparations... • making california poppy tincture and uses... • hematoma- plain witch hazel from drug store- one of the world's best • plantain- superb vulnerary... • no more chaga! too rare, overused and is going extinct- once harvested no more spores for new growth.. • scoliosis does not cause pain- feldenkrais or rolfing... • hops as a calmative from symptoms of PTSD? catnip, lemon balm, skullcap or california poppy... • a woman's liver can process one ounce of alcohol in one hour... • alopecia, scalp inflammation, dandruff- honey and rosemary... • nettle infusion is renowned for making hair grow...  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Druid Herbalist Ellen Evert Hopman

May 4, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Ellen Evert Hopman. Ellen Evert Hopman lives and works in New England. She teaches a six month Herbal intensive every year near Amherst, MA, October to April. She also teaches and initiates Druids online and in her area of Western MA. She is the author of a number of Celtic herbals including A Druids Herbal for the Sacred Earth Year and A Druids Herbal of Sacred Tree Medicine and of a trilogy of Iron Age novels (The Priestess of the Forest series). See all her books (and order signed copies) at www.elleneverthopman.com   Visit her on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Ellen this episode Q&A includes: • energetic ties to people- go through each chakra to release each energy tie. Check out the book 'Herbs of the Spiritual Heart' • plantain gone to flower can still be made into oil. • reduce recurrence of breast cancer with herbs and foods- keep your immune system healthy. • tincture of ginkgo biloba taken on daily basis strongly reduces the occurrence of ovarian cancer. • lentils and red clover actually contain constituents that change the way genes are expressed in the cell. • nicotine is a power plant- 3 ways to gain power from a power plant- any power plant can be used to magnify health. • we build compassion when we love ourselves even we we see ourselves going back to old behaviors. • make your own homeopathic remedy against the tobacco you consume. • antibiotics are not to be used for colds and flus. • yarrow is a powerful febrifuge. • low milk supply- not always easy to build a nursing relationship- options. • lots of information on fibroids.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Energetic Healing Suzy Meszoly

Apr 27, 2016 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Suzy Meszoly. Suzy is an energetic healer and professional homeopath and has practices in NYC and Kingston. She also works with an international client base by phoneand skype. She practices classical homeopathy addressing physical, mental and emotional illness in both acute and chronic conditions. Suzy's website is www.energyhealingschoolny.com

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Moontime Harmony Donna Wolper

Apr 20, 2016 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answersherbal health questions followed by a interview with Donna Wolper. The natural world was her mentor and eventually she realized that her moontime cycle harmonized with the phases of the moon and that the wisdom of the Blood Mysteries were her moontime guideposts. When she heard Brook Medicine Eagle's tape The Moonlodge, she was inspired to write her book The Moontime Harmony Workbook so that other women could find their path to the Sacred and discover the gift of the menstrual cycle. Donna's website www.moontimeharmony.com . this episode Q&A includes: • hypericum perforatum and other species as medicine- red oil glands make it medicinal, taking with SSRI's, internal and external applications... • Maca has been turned into a wonder food- it's not- people in Peru cannot afford it- ethical issues with maca- maca is basically a turnip- eat turnips and rutabagas..  •  vitex makes hormones of ovulation become stronger- use in quantity day after day for best results... • chickweed infusion softens tissue if eggs are impenetrable penetrable... • getting in touch with the spirit of your unborn child and setting up an enticing alter... • does feverfew tincture increase melatonin? stop aging process? safe? no, no, no... • mild diverticulitis- make sure colon is not irritated- wild yam, marshmallow tea or infusion.. • turmeric is an anti-inflammatory if you eat it several times a day eaten in oil- not the way most people use it.. • honey's 3 proven effects- heals wounds, stops coughs better than drugs, kills dandruff...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Get Your Mojo Back Marcie Goldman

Apr 13, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Marcie Goldman.  Marcie Goldman started her nutrition journey as a child growing up with a compulsive over-eater and dieter (her father went from morbidly obese to the "Biggest Loser"). Losing over 100lbs, he went from "food-addict" to "fit & healthy" before her eyes. At age 8, food meant LIFE or a constant battle.  Most recently her passion for mental health led her to a certification as an Addiction Recovery Nutrition Coach through the Alliance for Addiction Solutions. She helps people recover from food, alcohol and drug addiction using nutrition therapy.  this episode Q&A includes: • natural birth control- wild carrot seed or cotton root bark tincture for women, heat for men... • you get more nutrition- minerals, vitamins, proteins, polyphenols from nourishing herbal infusions than from multivitamins and supplements... • pregnant and lactating women thrive on including animal fat in every meal in addition to infusions... • cystic acne and violet infusion... • existential anxiety- oatstraw infusion and passionflower tincture... • nettle infusion improves everything in our health and our life... • fenugreek tea to help moderate blood sugar... • epstein barr- hypericum perforatum tincture and Stephen Buhner's book 'Herbal Antivirals' • cat with asthma- mullein milk • scientific tradition measures and fixes, heroic tradition cleanses and purges, wise woman tradition nourishes the whole...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Naughty Nutritionalist Kaayla T. Daniel

Feb 24, 2016 02:06:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Kaala T. Daniel. KAAYLA T. DANIEL, PhD is known as The Naughty Nutritionist®because she “tells the truth that’s too hot to handle.”  Kaayla is coauthor of the bestselling book Nourishing Broth: An Old-Fashioned Remedy for the Modern World (2014) and the author of The Whole Soy Story:The Dark Side of America's Favorite Health Food (2005). She received the Integrity in Science Award from the Weston A. Price Foundation in 2005, the Health Freedom Fighter Award from Freedom Law School in 2009, and the BadAss Award from the Paleo-Primal-Price Foundation in 2015.    this episode Q&A includes: • our idea of detoxing is to damage and destroy... • nettle contains calcium salts which is calcium in many forms providing your body with what it needs... • enzymes in foods can be killed at temperatures over 110°- so does the hydrochloric acid in you stomach... • seborrheic dermatitis on 11 year old- do you want to be in charge? oil infused with one of these herbs- hypericum, plantain, calendula... • diarrhea- eat applesauce- pectin normalizes that bowels... • edema- cleavers tincture or poke root tincture in 1/2-1 DROP doses... • essential oils in toothpaste- use anti-infective herbs to brush with such as yarrow tincture... • osteoporosis- lifestyle medicine- yogurt, increase physical activity, drink nourishing herbal infusions... • ashwagandha- there are herbs that are cheaper, easier to get and taste better.. • abnormal cells on the cervix- be really clear and really specific with you doctor about issues 'Down There'- they will cut, steal, grab and take and you will not be able to get it back...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Live Well with Chronic Pain Dr. Liza Leal

Feb 17, 2016 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minte interview with Dr. Liza Leal. Dr. Leal knows first-hand the devastation of chronic pain and that restoration IS possible. While in medical school she developed Rheumatoid Arthritis causing her to be wheel chair bound, potentially derailing her medical career. Today, Dr. Leal is a national speaker, author, motivator and Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder of Meridian Medical Dental Healthcare in Sugar Land, Texas. Her medical expertise and personal experience enables her to treat her patients with unique insight into their needs and struggles. As a result, she challenges, educates and motivates her patients, readers and audience to enthusiastically take action.  As an avid aviator, she combines her series of teachings as a flight plan to help healthcare professionals keep interest and motivation throughout  their journey. Liza's website is www.livewellwithchronicpain.com. this week Q&A includes: • lipomas may come about to store persistent organic pollutants- whatever you do to get rid of them, they will come back worse.. • colon cancer that has spread- cancer does not make you feel bad- cancer treatment does... • the wise woman never asks why- voice of the victim and voice of the empowered victim... • the tiniest parts of ourselves can highjack the show- when we can take care of them, we can make lasting change... • holographic healing... • bladder incontinence and relaxation... • gallbladder removed, experiencing reflux and hiatal hernia- comfrey, slippery elm... • canker sores and bone loss in mouth- hypericum oil and yarrow tincture..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & The Pocket Midwife Susan Fekety

Feb 10, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Susan Fekety. Susan Fekety, RN, MSN, CNM is a Yale-educated nurse-midwife, now retired after 30 years of practice. In the Portland, Maine area since 1995, she wrote “The Pocket Midwife: Affirmations and Thoughts for Healthy Pregnancy and Normal Birthing” in 2003, which has been enthusiastically welcomed by women and birth professionals alike.  Susan holds a deep confidence in the power of every woman’s body/spirit to signal its wishes, desires, and dreams. www.pocketmidwife.com this weeks Q&A includes: • alcohol is very extractive of poisons- water is extractive of nutrients and volatiles.. • carrying a dead fetus and wanting to miscarry- you do not need to do anything. There is nothing wrong with you and you can conceive again... • you do not need a practitioner to help you through menopause- drink your nourishing herbal infusions... • during menopause sort through the holdings of a lifetime and decide what to bring with you for the next 50 years... • why are you drinking water? 2 quarts of water a day- 1 from food- the other from infusion... • motherwort rebuilds the capillary bed around the heart, keeping heart in perfect shape... • urinary tract infection- Arctostaphylos uva-ursi... • scarring and discutient herbal oils.. • vaginal itch- acidophilus capsules inserted up to cervix and red clover infusion and oatstraw infusion...  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Australian Herbalist Gill Stannard

Feb 3, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Gill Stannard. Since childhood, Gill has been fascinated with herbs and was delighted to turn this passion into a profession after graduating from Southern School of Natural Therapies (Melbourne, Australia) in 1991. She ran a successful multidisciplinary clinic in Melbourne for 23 years, before taking her business online and moving to Sydney. Gill’s well known for her radio show, which aired for almost 20 years, and television appearances. With a move to Sydney in 2014, Gill refocused the way she practices by going back to the grassroots of natural medicine and working with clients in a health coaching framework. She also supervises naturopaths and herbalists struggling in practice through individual and group professional supervision, lectures and articles. Website: http://gillstannard.com.au this episode Q&A includes: • post traumatic stress change- make us stronger, healthier, broader... • can we change the immune system? Wise Woman Tradition nourishes wholeness... • get in touch with your anger so you're not so afraid of it... • joint health- bone broth, comfrey leaf infusion and jewel weed brew... • any part of dandelion harvested any time of year will make good medicine- most generous plant... • animal fat is so critical in fertility... • not menstruating is healthy for women.. • wild carrot seed for birth control- Robin Rose Bennett • are your concerns about herbs during pregnancy overblown.. • horse chestnut for varcosities.. • SMASH- Salmon, Mackerel, Anchovies, Sardines, Herring for omega 3 fatty acids.. • supplements cannot make us healthy..      

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Ethnobotanist Fiona Hamersley Chambers

Jan 27, 2016 02:10:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Fiona Hamersley Chambers. Fiona is an ethnobotanist whose research focuses on how northwest coast First Peoples managed and co-evolved with their plant resources. Her PhD work, which is supervised by internationally-acclaimed ethnobotanist Dr. Nancy Turner, on BC’s central coast investigates how key berry plants were in cultivated and owned in ‘gardens’.  Ultimately, the hope is for this applied research to act as a link between traditional knowledge and practice and the needs of First Nations communities as well as our larger society today. Fiona is a long-time organic farmer and commercial seed grower specializing in organically-grown and locally-adapted food plants. Fiona spent her childhood in the First Nations communities of Nitnaht Lake and Penelakut Island, where she maintains close ties. She also volunteers her time to help communities create food gardens. this weeks Q&A includes: • symptoms of panic and heart attack are the same- motherwort tincture for panic attack- the lion hearted... • chickweed tincture dissolves ovarian cysts... • after surgery, what can you do to make it up to your body? massage... • wild yam tea or tincture is specific for treating digestive problems having to do with gallbladder complaints.. • difference of making tinctures from fresh and dried plants- dried and powdered herbs release more poisons into alcohol... • essential oils kill bacteria and once introduced into the environment they do not go away... • food not supplements!!! • no such thing as whole food vitamins! • no increase of mercury or radioactivity in seaweed... • do not use french press when making infusions.. • stage 4 mouth cancer...    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Wise Woman Nurse Paula Youmell

Jan 20, 2016 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a interview with Paula Youmell. Paula Youmell is a Wise Woman Nurse (RN), Certified Health Coach, NYS Health & Physical Education Teacher, Fitness & Yoga Teacher, Herbalist, Reiki Master.. Paula's path in this world is to support and guide others in their return to harmony of mind, body, & spirit through nature and natural lifestyle choices. Paula's Health Philosophy: The body is genetically programmed to heal.  Check out Paula's books at her website. Paula's website www.PaulaYoumellRN.com this episode Q&A includes: • hemorrhoids and internal varicosities- oakbark sitz baths, horse chestnut gel, comfrey leaf infusion, botox... • liver flush and gallbladder cleanses actually shut liver and gallbladder down- oil comes out in feces as crystals- damage and destroy... • nicotine, heroin and alcohol withdrawal... • dermoid cyst- ovarian cyst- fresh chickweed tincture dissolves cysts and visualization... • glycerin or alcohol tincture- ineffective or effective? • nourishing herbal infusions give your body the nutrients it needs to heal... • idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura... • teas, tinctures and infusions- volatiles, poisons and nourishment... • linden is a world class anti inflammatory... • nettle rebuilds adrenals and kidneys why not the spleen too? • moon lodges are a space to honor women... • alzheimer's, infusions and nourishing the caretaker... • dementia vastly improves from being in nature and soothing music from their younger years... • detoxifying and parasites- parasites highly unlikely with indoor plumbing..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Cannabis Kitchen Robyn Griggs Lawrence

Jan 6, 2016 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of your health questions followed by an 30 minute informative interview with Robyn Griggs Lawrence. Robyn Griggs Lawrence, a writer/editor, yoga instructor and single mother, first helped introduce sustainable lifestyles and healthy homes to mainstream America with Natural Home magazine and explored the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection with The Wabi-Sabi House (2004), and Simply Imperfect: Revisiting the Wabi-Sabi House (2011). Her new mission is to educate people about how to safely prepare and imbibe organic, sustainably grown cannabis for health and wellbeing through The Cannabis Kitchen Cookbook, a collection of know-how, advice and recipes from America’s top cannabis chefs. this episode Q&A includes: • preparations for ground ivy- water, alcohol, vinegar, honey, oil... • fermenting herbs? any herb with tannins can be fermented with kombucha • tell your body what to do and it will listen... •  herbal support for long term traveling and choosing herbs with multiple uses- yarrow, hypericum, skullcap, wormwood, motherwort, slippery elm balls, arnica gel.. • slippery elm or marshmallow root? bark from limb of tree or root from perennial plant.. • what to eat raw and what to cook... • women who cook their salad with oil slash their breast cancer risk by 78%... • read about testicles in Susun's book 'Down There'...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Cosmic Sister Zoe Helene

Dec 9, 2015 02:03:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Zoe Helene.  Zoe Helene (@cosmicsister.com), a multidisciplinary artist, cultural activist and psychedelic feminist, is connecting visionaries who share her commitment to women’s rights, animal rights and the right to journey with sacred plants. Zoe’s work has been featured in Forbes, Boston Magazine, Utne Reader, Outside Magazine, Boston Globe, Newsday, MIT Technology Review, and Fast Company. Her sustainability articles have been published in LA Yoga, Organic Spa, Coco Eco, Eco Salon, Conscious Living, Endangered Species Coalition, Huffington Post, Organic Authority and Ladybud. Zoe travels to remote regions with her husband and partner, ethnobotanist and Medicine Hunter Chris Kilham, to promote medicinal plants, environmental protection and cultural preservation.  In 2007, Zoe founded Cosmic Sister®, a collective for women who understand that true balance of power between genders will bring peace, progress and sustainability. In 2013, she launched the Cosmic Sister Plant Spirit Grant, a merit-based program that supports women as they experience ayahuasca ceremony in the Peruvian Amazon. Two new companion grant programs, Women of the Psychedelic Renaissance and Cosmic Sisters of Cannabis, focus on helping women educate the public about the benefits and risks of psychedelics and responsible use of sacred plants such as ayahuasca, cannabis, peyote, and psilocybin mushrooms, in transformational mind/body/spirit work. Zoe’s mission is to bring more powerful stories about women’s frontline work in this arena to the forefront of public conversation. Through a fiscal sponsorship with the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS), donations for these projects are fully tax deductible. Please visit www.cosmicsister.com/support for more information.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Trauma as Medicine Sarah Salter- Kelly

Dec 2, 2015 02:03:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Sarah Salter-Kelly. Your ability to feel powerful, confident and capable is linked to how we have resolved the deeply painful experiences in our lives. We create value and meaning through venturing into the depths of our pain, transcending fear and making ourselves available to change. My gifts lay in illuminating this source of conflict within, and transforming its bondage, through understanding, compassion and ceremony. Sarah's website is http://www.sarahsalterkelly.com this episode Q&A includes: • one can be healthy when diagnosed with cancer and have no symptoms... • prostate cancer- if you act within two weeks of dianosis, you will regret it- survival rates of those with prostate removed- no best answer- chemo, radiation- close monitoring- drink nourishing herbal infusions.. • breast cancer and prostate cancer are basically the same thing... • breast cancer- phytosterols, estrogenic chemicals found in the environment, approximately 30 estrogens found in a woman's body... • estrogens are not found in plants except estrace in orange peels, pomegranate seeds and young green beans... • plastic has much more cancer feeding estrogens than any plant... • radiation protection- cooked red and orange vegetables and seaweed.. • be sure to buy only cultivated american ginseng- on United Plant Savers list of endangered plants.. • can't stand the taste of infusions- find a way to like them... • life isn't about making excuses, it's about finding ways to do it... • no essential oils on breasts- lots of infused oil suggestions... • cayenne oil- no healing from cayenne...  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Conscious Caregiving Carol Trasatto

Nov 25, 2015 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Carol Trasatto. Carol Trasatto is an herbalist who lives at the southern reach of the Salish Sea in Olympia, Washington. She’s been walking the green path for 35 years and is particularly in love with the weedy plants. Carol maintained a private herbal consultation practice for two decades. She teaches in the community, has worked as herb buyer and educator at Radiance Herbs & Massage for 23 years. She has been co-creating Plants & Planets with astrologer Rosie Finn since 1998, which is both a monthly gathering and newsletter available by subscription. Most recently, Carol has published Conscious Caregiving: Plant Medicine, Nutrition, Mindful Practices to Give Ease, a book detailing extensive support for anyone going through intense illness, invasive medical treatments, or dying— both those experiencing the disharmony and those offering care. Website: www.caroltrasatto.com this episode Q&A includes: • low cortisol? drink nourishing herbal infusions to bring all the nutrients your body needs into play... • almagan filling vs composite fillings... • extreme acne- herbal antibiotics and going deeper into immune system... • instead of antibiotics- echinacea... • hashimoto's disease- serenity medicine, fucus, immune supporting herbs... • muscle ache and body pain caused by flu- boneset, elderberry, saurekraut, hypericum... • the stronger the immune system- the stronger the response from the flu... • alopecia areata- nettle, animal fat at every meal, rosemary... • shingles- hypericum perforatum...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Herbalist Dan De Lion

Nov 18, 2015 02:03:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Dan De Lion.  Dan De Lion is a Forager, Herbalist, and Teacher dedicated to working with Nature to facilitate the reunion of the people with our planetary purpose. Dan teaches through Return to Nature providing classes and weekend retreats in foraging and herbalism, making homemade remedies, fermentation and Kombucha brewing, ecological and mystic philosophy, and primitive and survival skills. He also makes herbal remedies, gives herbal consultations, runs year- long mentorship programs, and teaches custom group herbalism classes. Dans website is ReturntoNature.us and he can be contacted at Dan@Returntonature.us . this episode Q&A includes: • the whole reason you are taking care of yourself is so that you can get old... • oxygen is the most reactive chemical we know of- we oxidize as we age.. • vision problems- Bates method of eye improvement or reading glasses... • generally the people that grow herbs make little to no money... • nourishing herbal infusions for everyone!!! • can heat harm minerals? No... • spotting can be an indication of a more serious problem- benefits of birth control pills... • every seed, root and flower of every plant contain phytosterols just like those in redclover... • phytosterols are acted on by gut flora... • gut bacteria is the most important thing to your health... • fibroids at 53 and still menstruating- Stop menstruating... • just gave birth- 2nd degree tear- comfrey leaf infusion to drink and sitz in...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed &Holistic Business Management Connie Whitman

Nov 11, 2015 02:03:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Connie Whitman. Connie Whitman has more than 32 years of management, sales, training and coaching experience.  She is widely recognized for her ability to create practical training and sales management solutions that have consistently generated increased sales and revenues for her clients. During her career, she has acted as a strong leader and sales manager with proven experience in developing effective business plans, creating long-range strategic focus and devising innovative methods to grow sales, increase market share and profit.  this episode Q&A includes: • fenugreek- uses and how to prepare.. • freeze or cook fruit to prevent glucose levels from rising too high.. • uncircumcised child with infection- witch hazel, yarrow, echinacea.. • altitude sickness- are you eating enough meat? osha carries oxygen to cell- take in very small amounts.. • not against drugs in any shape or form- against overuse of drugs.. • strokes, blood clots, aspirin, white willow.. • making dandelion atilano.. • tight hips- hydrotherapy, seaweed baths, hypericum.. • wanting to complete miscarriage at home.. • cervical cancer- chemo and radiation may be the best option.. • chinese herbs are grown with a huge amount of chemicals and when tested often times contain drugs not labeled.. • PCOS- most important thing is to eat animal fat at every meal.. • pomegranate seeds..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Quantum Coaching Katie Hendricks

Nov 4, 2015 02:02:00

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 Katie Hendricks, Ph.D., Board-Certified Dance/Movement Therapist since 1975, has been a pioneer in the field of body intelligence and thriving relationships for over 40 years. She has taught a unique system of Quantum Coaching for several decades that is utilized by practitioners all over the world and developed an advanced Leadership and Transformation Program that embodies full-spectrum presence, deep connection, and the freedom to improvise with life. She has appeared on over 500 radio and television programs and flown over one million air miles sharing her work. She has co-authored eleven books with her husband Gay Hendricks, including the best-selling Conscious Loving, At The Speed of Life and the newly released Conscious Loving Ever After. Kathlyn's current focus is to give legs to the mission of their non-profit Foundation for Conscious Living. this week Q&A includes: • comfrey leaf poultice made from infusion herb for in grown hairs.. • wise traditions is a resource for the benefits of eating animal products.. • over cooling colds and over heating colds.. • butter is not made into ghee for health reasons- it is for preservation reasons.. • you like every other living thing deserves to be nourished.. • If you really want to change the way animals are treated, you must eat meat- pasture raised, hormone, antibiotic free.. • c. difficile- dannon full fat plain yogurt, soil bacteria... • alkaline and acidic foods, effects on the vagina... • swollen salivary glands- comfrey leaf infusion, chewing on plantain leaves, violet leaf infusions.. • intense menstrual cramps- emotional, symbolic, psychological, physical and inability to clear hormones from blood.. • animal fats, seed oils, vegetable oils, fruit oils..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Gabriella Guglielminotti Trivel

Oct 28, 2015 01:59:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Gabriella Guglielminotti Trivel. Gabriella was born in Italy and studied foreign languages at the University of Turin, her home city. She is a qualified Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) and has travelled around Europe, Asia, Africa, America and Antarctica. In 2012 she published a book, 'Antarctic Odyssey a New Beginning', about her adventures there.She is an author, speaker, visionary and feminine cycle consultant who helps women to gain confidence, authority and fulfillment in life by knowing better their body. She helps women to make their feminine cycle their best friend. She also helps couples improve their relationship when the cycle is a problem to find a more satisfying way tocommunicate and have better intimacy. this week Q&A includes: • thyroiditis- autoimmune disease- echinacea angustifolia root tincture instead of antibiotics.. • herbs to support us while undergoing radiation.. • hypericum oil protects the skin against radiation.. • alcohol based tinctures and the safety of... • dandelion is a wonderful, powerful, magnificent herb.. • John Ott- 'Health and Light'- effects of lighy on human life... • nettle root uses.. • viruses and bacteria.. • never under any circumstance do a liver cleanse- nothing in your liver to be cleansed.. • a fatty liver comes from eating refined sugar and refined flours- cut those out and replace with whole grains.. • the liver can't be cleansed, it can be nourished..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'The SuperWoman’s Guide ' Jaime Kulaga

Oct 21, 2015 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Jaime Kulaga. Jaime knows first-hand how things can get twisted up. A married mother of two, author, inspirational speaker, workshop leader, Ph.D and counselor/coach with a thriving practice called of Mindful Rehabilitation (www.mindfulrehab.com), she has had to learn when to stop and change course to preserve that balance. And she shares these experiences in the book. But mostly she has culled the essences of her workshops, working with women around the world who share these same frustrations and anxieties. Women who give until all the life juices are drained. this episode Q&A includes: • a diagnosis is almost meaningless- work with the individual persons symptoms.. • body mass increases with age- stop telling women they are overweight.. • baby teeth reflect the diet of the mother while pregnant.. • all life is sentient- plant or animal- to be alive we must eat other living beings- do so humbly.. • the lower iron levels are the heavier menstruation tends to be.. • eating raw greens? STOP! Cook your greens.. • adding dairy to coffee deactivates the catechins.. • how auto immune diseases function.. • astragalus added to infusion rotation as immune nourisher.. • not only take care of yourself, but talk about taking care of yourself so other women know it is okay.. • where to look for nettle.. • bee sting therapy and urtication.. • does it make me healthier, my family healthier, my community healthier.. • we are where we are because we want to be there. • local helps me stay strong and reduces my impact.. • restore health to the digestive tract with slippery elm balls.. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & A New Spin On Autism Lynette Louise

Oct 14, 2015 02:04:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Lynette Louise. Lynette Louise holds two board certifications in Neurofeedback and is working on her PhD in Clinical Psychophysiology. Most notably though, she is a mom extraordinaire! Without question her greatest pride is having raised eight children, (six adopted, five disabled, four on the autism spectrum). At present, only one of her sons retains his label and remains dependent. Born in Canada, Lynette moved to America in 1995 and likes to refer to herself as a “CAmerican”. She is an expert in Autism, and on how to incorporate neurofeedback, combined with play, as the main therapy approach for the autistic child. Lynette travels internationally as a practitioner, as well as a performer and speaker on the subjects of mental health and the brain. Her one woman musical comedy show CRAZY TO SANE teaches with laughter, candor and toe tapping tunes. As the host of the popular podcast A NEW SPIN ON AUTISM: ANSWERS!  this episode Q&A includes: • golden rod- best preparations- tincture and vinegar- to relieve allergic reactions and allergy symptoms.. • fall tonics- get prepared for winter.. • sluggish gallbladder- how bile works and bitter herbs and how they work.. • poison ivy- protector of the earth... • if we were all to go out and buy osha there would not be any left- use only in acute threatening situations.. • visualization for the fear of flying.. • elderberry and sauerkraut to prevent the flu.. • ring worm.. • how the liver works.. • quit smoking and hungry all the time- replace all drinks with nourishing herbal infusions.. • autistic children and catnip.. • sugar does not cause hyperactivity- artificial colors do..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sunshine Noodles and Me Cheryl Ash-Simpson

Oct 7, 2015 02:01:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Cheryl Ash-Simpson. In 2009, Cheryl Ash-Simpson was diagnosed with Stage IIA breast cancer just three days before her wedding. And not only was she preparing for her nuptials, but she was also planning a big move to Southeast Asia to begin her new life with her husband, Richard, who re-located to Malaysia for a new job. “Sunshine, Noodles and Me” chronicles Ash-Simpson’s treatment; loss of her hair, and her new lease on life in a country, far, far away. The documentary was shot on location in Malaysia, Singapore, Indianapolis and Dallas. this episode Q&A includes: • burdock root- digging and storing • do not use raw vinegar to make herbal vinegars- vinegar must be pasteurized.. • chemicals in apples and chemicals in our environment- oil soluble and water soluble.. • 12 million adults are misdiagnosed per year in outpatient medical care.. • pain as an ally.. • instead of trying- DO IT! • cyst on eyebrow of a 4 year old.. • scarred fallopian tubes and ectopic pregnancy.. • red clover infusion is an aid to safe normal pregnancy.. • motherwort tincture is an aid to safe normal thoughts.. • irritable bowel syndrome- slippery elm honey balls and getting tested for celiacs disease.. • cooking liver..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Living Spirit' Sheryl Glick

Sep 30, 2015 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sheryl Glick. Sheryl Glick, a New York-based accredited Reiki energy healer/medium, offers individual and group sessions and teaches healing and spiritual development. Sheryl taught in New York City schools and holds a BA and MS in Education/Literature. She is a member of the International Association of Reiki Professionals and a longtime hospice volunteer. She is the author of Life Is No Coincidence, The Life and Afterlife Connection. Sheryl Glick is the host of Healing from Within, an internet radio show heard on www.sherylglick.com . Sheryl’s newest book, The Living Spirit: Answers for Healing and Infinite Love. The Living Spirit relates stories and poignant examples from Sheryl’s experiences as a spiritual healer/medium. this Q&A includes: • many symptoms of autoimmune disease- nourishing herbal infusions, slippery elm balls, dannon plain full fat yogurt.. • do not remove mercury fillings- absolutely no evidence that mercury fillings are poisoning you.. • linden flower infusion is more powerful than steroids in anti-inflammatory action.. • what happens when you drink only one quart of nourishing herbal infusion a day and no water or other fluids? • emotional intelligence and intuition... • genetic links to grey hair.. • making hawthorn berry infusion.. • osteoporosis- drugs, calcium, vitamin D, infusions, yogurt and bone mass.. • herbs and food to increase health and fertility of men.. • medical profession is not here to make you healthy, they are here to cure disease..    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Tantric Laws of Intimacy Laurie Handlers

Sep 23, 2015 02:05:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Laurie Handlers. Laurie Handlers, is a film producer, sex/intimacy coach-educator and the International #1 Amazon BestSelling author of Sex & Happiness: The Tantric Laws of Intimacy. Through her company Butterfly Workshops www.butterflyworkshops.com, she offers sexual health and awareness courses plus leadership and expansion courses for corporations and individuals throughout the world. She hosts a weekly radio show: Sex and Happiness where she discusses all topics about sex since 2006. She has produced and starred in two independent films.  this weeks Q&A includes: • migraines- feeling that one does not have sexual rights and varying degrees of sexual abuse.. • oatstraw is the most hormonal of the herbal infusions- frees up hormones already present in your body.. • all of the nourishing herbal infusions are safe and nutritive.. • hernia- Shouldice Clinic in Toronto.. • healing, soothing and nourishing digestive system with slippery elm.. • cystic acne- nourishing herbal infusions and yarrow tincture spray.. • you must weigh one ounce of herb per quart of infusion!!! • heart palpitations and stress.. • nourishing the kidneys and adrenals with nettle infusion.. • spider bite- plantain spit poultice.. • safety of essential oils for people and the earth...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Find Your Friggin’ Belinda Farrell

Sep 16, 2015 02:01:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Belinda Farrell. Belinda the author of the book Find Your Friggin’ Joy, graduated with a BA in Spanish and English from the University of California at Berkeley and is trained in hypnotherapy, past life regression, NLP, Hawaiian chanting, and ancient Hawaiian healing (Huna). Belinda trained with Anthony Robbins (author of Unlimited Power) and has effectively used these skills in her own life. this episode Q&A includes: • plastic- do not store food or water in.. • reverse osmosis water is devoid of minerals and can actually leach minerals from your body.. • migraines- repressed sexual abuse in our culture and restriction of blood vessels and supporting the liver.. • bacterial vaginosis- garlic suppositories, yogurt, yarrow tincture, activated charcoal.. • sore breast.. • pseudomanas infection- panax gingseng tincture.. • lipomas- how to make castor oil packs and dandelion.. • endometriosis and heavy bleeding- nothing raw or frozen, beets, meat, shepherds purse.. • yarrow to help with nose bleeds, scar tissue and healing of mucous membranes.. • skin bacteria- chickweed and rubbing shoulders with folks that have healthy bacteria.. • itchy palm- fungus- plantain, horsetail..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Pedro and Carlos' Susie Minus

Sep 9, 2015 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Susie Minus. Susie Minus Tait holds a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in education from the University of Alabama and is a former schoolteacher of 18 years. Tait lives on a cattle farm in Epes, Alabama where she raises quarter horses. “Pedro and Carlos” is her first book. this episode Q&A includes: • testament to drinking nourishing herbal infusions and spectacular health.. • high blood pressure- information on food, whole grains and hawthorn, motherwort and passionflower.. • cholesterol- fiber in the diet and inflammation.. • Mom to be- nutrition and prenatal vitamins.. • ayahausca- vine of the soul- stealer of souls- limiting foods with taurine and sensory perception.. • diarrhea- apple sauce/ pectin, slippery elm.. • antibiotics? eat yogurt!

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Communicating with the Dead Roberta Grimes

Sep 2, 2015 02:02:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Roberta Grimes. Roberta is an Austin-based business attorney who had two extraordinary experiences of light in childhood that prompted her to spend decades studying nearly 200 years of abundant and consistent communications from the dead. In 2010 she wrote The Fun of Dying - Find Out What Really Happens Next, updated just last year. A 2014 sequel, The Fun of Staying in Touch, details the many ways in which the dead give us signs of their survival and also some astonishing recent advances in the field of after-death communication. In 2017, Roberta will complete her trilogy with The Fun of Growing Forever, which will talk about the process of spiritual growth and the beyond-amazing realities that we enter at death. She blogs and answers questions at robertagrimes.com. this episode Q&A includes: • usnea- making and using tincture.. • elderberries- jam, jelly, tincture remedies for help prevent the flu and flu symptoms.. • cataracts- surgery for cataracts is so good these days- going for surgery? get really healthy first.. • you heal better if you're active.. • tendon, ligament, joint issues in hands and feet- comfrey, linden infusions- oak bark infusion soak.. • break your heart open to the part of yourself that needs nourishment- nourish these parts of ourselves or things get weird in our lives.. • inflammation? give a non pepper diet a try.. • oak bark infusion astringent and tannic- tighten up blood vessels.. • inner ear fluid- oak bark infusion used with neti pot.. • type 2 diabetes and nettle infusion.. • menstruation..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Ehtnobiologist Marc WIlliams

Aug 26, 2015 02:03:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Ethnobiologist Marc Williams. Marc has taught hundreds of classes and thousands of folks about plants, humans other life forms and their interface. His training includes a B.A. in Environmental Studies/Sustainable Agriculture and a M.A in Appalachian Studies/Sustainable Development. He is the Executive director of Plants and Healers International and has spent over 15 years working at various restaurants, farms, and travels throughout 24 countries in North/Central America and Europe and all 50 of the United States. this episode Q&A includes: • thyroid, parathyroid, PH, calcium, lemon balm, seaweed.. • increase vitamin e in the diet with extra virgin olive oil.. • motherwort increases the number of small blood vessel around the heart and uterus and possibly other place in the body too.. • red clover helps blood to flow.. • sores that do not heal in the groin area and DES daughters.. • phytolacca americana... • toenail fungus- no oil of oregano!! soak feet in anti fungal- salt water, horsetail, black walnut... • supplements are drugs and Susun never recommends supplements.. • halotosis- causes- dandelion, slippery elm.. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & SheaNetics® Shea Vaughn

Aug 19, 2015 02:03:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Shea Vaughn.  Shea is the creator of SheaNetics®; a transformational doctor-endorsed lifestyle practice that enhances the quality of one’s physical, nutritional, mental and emotional intelligence through the winning power of its programs and SheaNetics® 5 Principles of Wellness - Commitment, Perseverance, Self-Control, Integrity and Love. Shea is the author of BREAKTHROUGH – The 5 Living Principles to Defeat Stress, Look Great & Find Total Well-Being.  this episode Q&A includes: • tiredness and anxiety in menopause- taking time for yourself and exploring the 7 medicines- serenity, story, energy, lifestyle, herbal, pharmaceutical and hi-tech medicine.. • enough is enough! What is enough? • I'm a powerful person that can make choices in my life! • 10 month old with congestion in the lungs and fluid behind ears- virus vs bacterial infection- echinacea, slippery elm, mullein tincture.. • do not use osha for every day ills.. • mixed remedies often times have herbs too strong for you- stick to simples.. • no relationship of any kind between osteoporosis and broken bones- very strong relationship between calcium supplements and broken bones.. • digging roots.. • poison ivy rash? witch hazel and jewel weed remedy.. • indigenous people cook their food because they can't afford to throw away nutrition.. • vast majority of herbal information on the internet is crap.. • red clover infusion is safe for everyone.. • hemoglobin and creating hem with animal foods.. check out www.beyondveg.com  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Medicare Expert Danielle Kunkle

Aug 12, 2015 02:03:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Danielle Kunkle. Danielle Kunkle is a founding partner of Boomer Benefits, a family-owned agency specializing in Medicare-related insurance products since 2005. Serving thousands of Medigap policyholders in over 40 states, Boomer Benefits is a leading producer for top-rated insurance companies and has been awarded the prestigious AARP/Aetna Service Superstar Award, and has been recognized as a national top producer by Aetna, Cigna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Mutual of Omaha and several other carriers.   this episode Q&A includes: • cancerous lump in breast- treating with herbs is much harder and not better than surgery- herbal support.. • essiac should never be taken by anyone especially those with cancer- Susun recommends burdock and yellow dock.. • the idea that cancer is something stuck or toxic is absolutely crazy- cancer cells are the youngest, healthiest cells in the body.. • herbs are not drugs in plant form- they are living entities.. • postpartum depression, non-epileptic seizures and anxiety- meditation practice and trigger to call on in the mist of panic attack, thank your body.. • emphysema, shortness of breath, lots of medication- mullein infusion made into mullein milk, osha, cooking vegetables.. • the body kills any outside enzyme that enters the body and more on raw food.. • hypothyroid and high blood pressure...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sacred Activations Tamra Oviatt

Aug 5, 2015 02:03:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Tamra Oviatt. Tamra Oviatt is the founder of Sacred Activations (SA), a seventh plane energetic modality.  She is an author, energy worker, professional speaker and teacher who trains advanced energy workers to use SA in their professional practice. Her work empowers others to align with their life purpose by clearing thousands of cultural, religious, and collective consciousness belief systems. Tamra’s ultimate mission is world peace. She will accomplish this by helping others plug into the unconditional love of pure source energy and the activation of the soul presence. this episode Q&A includes: • miscarriage- septum in the uterus- generally does not make pregnancy or live birth impossible.. • miscarriage is not a failure but a wise choice by your body.. • hysterectomy with the removal of the ovaries is female castration- check out HERS for hysterectomy resource education.. • hot flashes- awakening kundalini, blowing out to cool down, having someone blow on receptors on back of neck, motherwort tincture.. • premarin prevents menopause from happening- whenever you go off you will have to go through menopause no matter your age.. • help your liver process hormones with bitter herbs.. • during menopause we are giving birth to ourselves and who we will be for the rest of our lives.. • cramp bark and spasms.. • botulism, honey and safety of.. • blood sugar spikes- no refined carbs or hydrogenated fats.. • partial obstruction to main artery of the eye helped with gingko tincture and bilberry tincture.. • blood pressure, pregnancy- passion flower tincture and blood pressure wrist monitor..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Beautiful Sexy Badass Terry Sobon

Jul 29, 2015 02:02:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with real people making change. This weeks guest interview is with Terry Sobon. Terry is the creator of Beautiful Sexy Badass, a program designed to help women find the confidence to step out of feeling stuck and into habits that inspire positive change in their health, relationships, spirituality and purpose. As a Certified Holistic Health and Empowerment Coach specializing in women 35+, Terry works personally with her clients, supporting them every step of their journey to being their most badass! this episode Q&A includes: • tincture from fresh flowering plant of scutellaria lateriflora for pain relief.. • high cholesterol- eat no processed food, stop eating out, eat MORE butter, and check out Susun's course A Healthy Heart the Wise Woman Way  .. • seeds of squash.. • thyroid nodules- thoat chakra, speaking your truth and being heard.. • sexual abuse and learning to forgive yourself.. • persistent acne on face and taking medication- liver supporting herbs, yarrow tincture and drinking nourishing herbal infusions- especially linden.. • modern medicine is really good at focusing on the problem- not so good at making us healthy.. • borage contains paralyzadine alkaloids- safe to eat flowers in salads.. • osteoporosis and parasites are not related.. • you can drink nourishing herbal infusions while taking any drugs.. • motherwort, passion flower or hawthorn to lower blood pressure..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Trauma as Medicine Sarah Salter-Kelly

Jul 22, 2015 02:03:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Sarah Salter-Kelly. Sarah's research and experience has led her to believe trauma is the source of violence, abuse and hate, (towards oneself or others) thus inspiring her to create personal empowerment programs with either a trauma or shamanic focus enabling participants to create the changes they need to heal. Sarah's training has led her to work with healers in the Amazon and the high Andes of Peru on eight separate occasions, as well as with elders in Canada and the U.S., pursuing shamanism, energy healing and personal growth techniques. Sarah is a Reiki Master Teacher, Alchemical Healer and Ceremonialist. Sarah has been teaching healing programs and offering one on one spiritual healing since 2007 on my land near Pigeon Lake Alberta, or at other facilities around the province. Restorative Justice techniques and practices have also made their way into Sarah's medicine bag. this episode Q&A includes: • nourishment is for everyone- nourishing herbal infusions are for everyone.. • yarrow kills bacteria that cause disease- works as a febrifuge.. • inflammation in the ear canal- willow bark contains salicin and works as an anti-inflammatory- roasting a whole onion and putting over the ear.. • open ulcerated sore under breast- poultice with plantain and honey as wound healer.. • non healing sore is an indication of cancer.. • chickweed tincture to shrink cyst.. • evening primrose oil- no evidence of any kind that it increases fertility.. • making echinacea angustifolia root tincture from dried root.. • seeds, berries and roots are the only parts of plants to buy dries to make tincture from.. • tooth with abscess- echinacea and poke tinctures..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sacred Woman Vicki Noble

Jul 15, 2015 02:06:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview Vicki Noble. Vicki Noble is an artist, healer, and independent research scholar, and a foremother of the Goddess movement in the U.S. With Karen Vogel, she co-created the round Motherpeace tarot cards (1981), and she is author of eight books, including Shakti Woman: Feeling Our Fire, Healing Our World (1991) and The Double Goddess: Women Sharing Power (2003). She founded and directed a school for women healers in Oakland (1987-1991), has led groups of women on pilgrimage to sacred Goddess sites around the world, and travels and teaches internationally; her books are published in Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, German, and French. She is a professional astrologer and teaches private tutorials at home in Santa Cruz, California, adapting Tibetan Buddhist Dakini practices for her mostly non-Buddhist students. For the last 10 years, she has spent part of each year transmitting these teachings to groups of women all over Italy. this episode Q&A includes: • tinnitus- changing the frequency of sound with visualization.. • no osteoporosis or thyroid testing during menopause- guaranteed to get wacky results.. • herbs grown in india and china tend to be sprayed with a lot of chemicals.. • use real tamari- not fake braggs.. • the health of the body depends on gut flora.. • bringing on menses.. • round worms- no herbal cleanses- go to a doctor and get drugs to kill round worms- more effective than herbs.. • fibroids and heavy bleeding.. • iron supplements are constipating and unabsorbable- red meat, yellow dock tincture..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Tree Farm Communication Jay Johnson

Jul 8, 2015 02:03:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Jay Johnson. Jay graduated from Seattle Pacific University in 1962. He worked in Seattle radio. In 1975 he changed careers and became Executive Director of the Northwest Academy of Preventive Medicine until 1984. In 1984 he left the NAPM to offer recording services to conferences full time and formed the company Tree Farm Communications, Inc. Jay is not an herbalist, but has been awarded honorary Master Herbalist status by Dominion Herbal College for contribution to the advancement of herbal education. Jay married the owner of a local health food store, Bridget Doris Thompson. Jay has been a life-long motorcyclist. Jay served two terms as president of the Northwest region of the health food store trade association, The National Nutritional Foods Association and also served on its national board. Jay additionally has served two terms as president of the trade association for conference recording companies, The International Society of Communications Specialists. He is a member of Meeting Planners International. this episode includes: • do not use french press to make infusions- antioxidants react with oxygen during steeping process.. • why Susun uses 100 proof vodka for tinctures.. • ulcerative colitis- colonoscopy? very dangerous to health and does nothing to prevent colon cancer.. • black and blue cohosh should not be used to bring on menstruation.. • PCOS- check out Susun's book 'Down There'- insulin, testosterone, estradiol- motherwort, animal fat, herbal infusions.. • NHI's help clear the liver of hormones.. • amenorrhea- broad diet, animal fat, lunaception, not over exercising.. • vaginal steaming and other steaming methods..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Relationship Expert Steve Williams

Jul 1, 2015 02:02:00

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Health and diet advice you can trust...Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with Steve Williams has been earning the trust of American men and women looking to transform their love lives. He has been out there himself dating, making mistakes, and learning all the ins and outs of what it takes to meet quality members of the opposite sex. Steve has never spent time learning any “theory” or academic speculation. Instead, he’s been working with real-life people who needed advice that works. Good theories sound nice, but at the end of the day – results are the only thing that matter. Steve’s advice doesn’t just work for a certain “type” of person, or in a certain part of the world.  this episode Q&A includes: • thyroid nodule- support thyroid health with kelp, infusions and six steps of healing.. • we don't take infusions- we drink infusions.. • psoriasis under finger nails- rapid turn over of skin- comfrey compress.. • eating milk weed blossoms.. • harvesting herbs from the side of the road.. • there's no place to hide- toxins in water, soil and air.. • nanoparticles in sunscreen break blood brain barrier- use hypericum oil for sun screen.. • whooping cough- anti infective herbs, elderberry and sage.. • the function of the liver- highly regenerative- nourish with milk thistle, dandelion, chicory, burdock, yellowdock.. • hydrochloric acid in the stomach for digestion- dandelion..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'A City Herbal' Maida Silverman

Jun 24, 2015 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative 30 minute interview with Maida Silverman. Maida was born and has spent her life in New York City. The fantasy of a garden of her own, overrun with fruit trees, nut trees, flowers, berries, vegetables, and herbs has not yet come to pass. Because of this she turned her attention to wild plants that grow in the city and found them rewarding and engrossing. Herbal medicine in the sidewalk? Yes! Edible, medicinal and useful plants grow in the city as well as the country. With this book--A City Herbal by Maida Silverman--you can locate, identify and learn to use dandelion and clover as well as some more mysterious plants. You will find line drawings for identification; botanical, historical, and magical lore; information on how plants can be frozen, stored and preserved; and wonderful recipes. this episode Q&A includes: • astragalus to repel lyme disease.. • ovulation itself is damaging to a women's body and the role of birth control pills.. • breast cancer, breast tissue, progesterone and estradiol.. • personality disorder/ depression- medication can be an ally too.. • I am not okay, you are not okay and that is okay.. • liver, hormones and cholesterol- stinging nettle and red clover infusion.. • nettle helps every organ system.. • celery seed tea and uric acid.. • multiple cesareans- rotating nettle and red raspberry.. • releasing fear..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Peace Elder White Feather

Jun 17, 2015 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with White Feather. White Feather is a holistic nurse (for over 40 years), a dancer, a choreographer, a peace elder, an herbalist and the founder of Catskill Mountain Herbals for over 30 years. White feather has shared the Seven Directions Movement Meditation with thousands of women from the Wolf Clan council of women, Susun Weed’s Wise Woman Center, Catskill Women's Drum Happening, Green Nations gatherings from USA to New Zealand and beyond.  She lives with her family and teaches in the glorious Catskill Mtns. Her primary teachers have been Keewaydinoquay, Grandmother Twylah Nitsch and Buddhist elder Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche. White Feather received her initiation name from Grandmother Twylah, was told to use her name and share the Wisdom Wheel Teachings with all those who are willing to learn.    Website: www.catskillmountainherbals.com Topics covered in this show include: ~ Honoring our Menopause ~ Yarrow tincture heals skin problems ~ Sleep hygiene and sleep requirement ~ reduce mercury poisoning with seaweed therapy  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Romance Writer Carrie Aulenbacher

Jun 10, 2015 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an 30 minute interview with real people making change. This weeks guest interview is with Carrie Aulenbacher. Carrie was born, raised and live in beautiful Erie, PA.  Carrie is currently the Executive Administrative Assistant for the CEO of one of the largest family-owned logistics, trucking, and warehousing corporations, Lake Erie Logistics and Benco Leasing, in Erie where she has worked for the past 15 years.  When she's not writing romance, she works for iUrban.org magazine and Fridge Magazine as a contributing writer and also enjoys working with other authors in customizing FB pages for them or doing author audits.  this episode Q&A includes: • no liscensure or certification of any kind for an herbalist in the United States.. • Susun is a supporter of home herbalists using the herbs that grow right outside their door and sharing that knowledge freely- herbal medicine is peoples medicine! • invest in people being healthy.. • cold sore and herpes infections- hypericum oil and tincture.. • white pine needle can be harvested anytime of year.. • FDA and raw milk.. • 48 hours after rain to harvest herbs between the hours of 12pm and 2pm.. • burdock infusion and echinacea infusion to completely rid the body of herpes infection.. • when giving alcohol tincture to a cat always put in milk or cream.. • identifying flowering plants out of Peterson Field Guide • milk thistle tincture is a powerful protector of the liver from chemicals in the environment.. • when we know what we want we can attract that to us.. • carbon monoxide is not a pollutant to the plants.. • radiation is heavy and it sinks- cannot spread.. • only kelp seaweed has algin.. • wanting to conceive.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Holistic Women’s Health Dr Sandra Bevacqua

Jun 3, 2015 02:06:00

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Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative minute interview with Dr. Sandra Bevacqua a PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology with additional expertise in Genetic Engineering, Nutrition and Human Biology. Most recently, Dr. Bevacqua has focused on developing educational programs in the field of Holistic Women’s Health. Frustrated by the lack of options available to women faced with pelvic health concerns she developed The Pelvic Health Transformation Program, The Pregnant Woman's Guide to Protecting the Pelvic Floor and The Mystery is Over! Understanding Female Sexual Health in which women of all ages receive the education and the techniques needed to naturally recover from all types of incontinence, urinary urgency, pain and loss of function due to organ prolapse, pelvic pain syndromes, as well as sexual misunderstanding or dysfunction. this episode Q&A includes: • 4 kinds of plant poisons and safety of yarrow and the color of their flowers.. • osteopenia- daily full fat yogurt, walk at least 3 miles a day, free weights, no calcium supplements.. • caller who overcame candida overgrowth with oak bark sitz baths, no sugar.. • sperm mobility, vigor and longevity.. • safety of vasectomy.. • seaweed removes heavy metals and radiation quickly!  • low iron and heavy bleeding- eating liver, shepherd's purse fresh flowering tincture, yellow dock.. • calcium supplements makes bones stiff and brittle.. • harvesting and eating nettle- parts used.. • annual urtica urens root for early stage prostate cancer.. • nettle seeds harvested in the fall.. • fungal ear infection- garlic oil or baked onion.. • fluid in the sinus's and horse radish..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

May 27, 2015 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with real people making change. Empower Yourself the Wise Woman Way. Call in or listen online. get answers to your questions about herbs, herbalism, healing, health, diet, nutrition, natural remedies, alternative medicine, wild crafting, folk remedies, nature, meditation, menopause, childbearing, cancer prevention, general health care, disease prevention, spirit healing, energy healing, Reiki, yoga, and much more... general wellbeing the wise woman way, Susun Weed has been a health expert for five decades, she is the author of the Wise Woman Herbal Series and she is an international speaker on the topics of health, healing, wellbeing and disease prevention. Listen in to hear her opinions on raw foods, veganism, fasting, juicing, colonics, supplements, vitamins, detoxing, vegetarianism, paleo, gluten free and other fads.. Energize yourself as you lean about Susun's personal faith in nature and natural healing the Wise Woman Way. this episode Q7A includes: • comfrey leaf infusion and honey for skin and hair.. • dangers of essential oils.. • fungal infections on people and plants- horsetail infusion.. • harvesting nettles and making nettle soup.. • harvest violet leaves in September after reproduction.. • high blood pressure... • what's the problem with the problem? • anti-fungal drugs are known for causing liver failure in healthy adults.. • juicing.. • how fast does the liver process one dropperful of alcohol tincture? 120 seconds! • hypothyroidism..  • endometriosis- lots of info! • paleo diet..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Rich Habits' Tom Corley

May 20, 2015 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative minute interview with real people making change. Empower Yourself the Wise Woman Way. Call in or listen online. get answers to your questions about herbs, herbalism, healing, health, diet, nutrition, natural remedies, alternative medicine, wildcrafting, folk remedies, nature, meditation, menopause, childbearing, cancer prevention, general health care, disease prevention, spirit healing, energy healing, reiki, yoga, and much more... general wellbeing the wise woman way, Susun Weed has been a health expert for five decades, she is the author of the Wise Woman Herbal Series and she is an international speaker on the topics of health, healing, wellbeing and disease prevention. Listen in to hear her opinions on raw foods, veganism, fasting, juicing, colonics, supplements, vitamins, detoxing, vegetarianism, paleo, gluten free and other fads.. Energize yourself as you lean about Susun's personal faith in nature and natural healing the Wise Woman Way. This week's guest interview is with Tom Corley.Tom Corley understands the difference between being rich and poor: at age nine, his family went from being multi-millionaires to broke in just one night. For five years, Tom observed and documented the daily activities of 233 wealthy people and 128 people living in poverty. He discovered there is an immense difference between the habits of the wealthy and the poor. During his research he identified over 200 daily activities that separated the “haves” from the “have nots.” The culmination of his research can be found in his #1 bestselling book, Rich Habits – The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals. Go to: http://richhabits.net/

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Successful Communication Laurie Burton

May 13, 2015 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Laurie Burton. Laurie Burton is an internationally recognized innovator and author who has helped thousands of people improve their ability to communicate effectively, thereby creating more success in business and in life. The author of, Presenting You, Laurie’s techniques generate dramatic results in an amazingly short time from one-on-one coaching, to seminars, to corporate groups. Promoting the use of each individual’s unique passion, energy and animation, she encourages attendees to her workshops to be comfortable with themselves, creating more effective opportunities to lead, inspire, express, convince and sell! www.LaurieBurtonTraining.com this episode Q&A includes: • hypericum tincture and skullcap tincture for pain and dosing suggestions.. • high blood pressure- hawthorn, motherwort, tai chi, yoga, movement.. • water retention- cleavers tincture, cardiovascular exercise, legs up the wall.. • walking builds a sense of connectivity and community providing longevity.. • aloe vera not safe internally.. • essiac- how about burdock or yellow dock decoction or vinegar.. • rumex species- seeds and roots can be used interchangeably.. • experiment with herbs!! • how to love yourself when recovering from illnesses and injuries.. • medical abortion is much safer than herbal abortion.. • healing cut cervix after birth with comfrey leaf infusion sitz bath.. • pre eclampsia and protein intake.. • astragalus for lyme prevention, yarrow tincture and pyrethrum to repel ticks.. • osteopenia- milks and nutrition..  

Ask Health Expert Susun Weed & Supporting Bone Health Dr. Lani Simpson

May 6, 2015 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative minute interview with real people making change. Empower Yourself the Wise Woman Way. Call in or listen online. get answers to your questions about herbs, herbalism, healing, health, diet, nutrition, natural remedies, alternative medicine, wildcrafting, folk remedies, nature, meditation, menopause, childbearing, cancer prevention, general health care, disease prevention, spirit healing, energy healing, reiki, yoga, and much more... general wellbeing the wise woman way, Susun Weed has been a health expert for five decades, she is the author of the Wise Woman Herbal Series and she is an international speaker on the topics of health, healing, wellbeing and disease prevention. Listen in to hear her opinions on raw foods, veganism, fasting, juicing, colonics, supplements, vitamins, detoxing, vegetarianism, paleo, gluten free and other fads.. Energize yourself as you lean about Susun's personal faith in nature and natural healing the Wise Woman Way. Special guest Dr. Lani Simpson is a chiropractic doctor and a Certified Clinical (bone) Densitometrist (CCD). She has practiced in women’s health care for 30 years, treating thousands of patients with a multidisciplinary and holistic approach. She shares her years of research, and her expertise with her patients, and now her readers in her best selling book, Dr. Lani’s No-Nonsense Bone Health Guide.  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Spiritual Guide David Adelson

Apr 29, 2015 01:54:00

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Susun Weed answers your health questions followed by an informative interview with real people making change. Empower Yourself the Wise Woman Way. Call in or listen online. get answers to your questions about herbs, herbalism, healing, health, diet, nutrition, natural remedies, alternative medicine, wildcrafting, folk remedies, nature, meditation, menopause, childbearing, cancer prevention, general health care, disease prevention, spirit healing, energy healing, reiki, yoga, and much more... General wellbeing the wise woman way, Susun Weed has been a health expert for five decades, she is the author of the Wise Woman Herbal Series and she is an international speaker on the topics of health, healing, wellbeing and disease prevention. Listen in to hear her opinions on raw foods, veganism, fasting, juicing, colonics, supplements, vitamins, detoxing, and other fads.. Energize yourself as you lean about Susun's personal faith in nature and natural healing the Wise Woman Way. Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with David Adelson. Divine healer, spiritual guide, and author, David Adelson has amassed global praise for his Divinely inspired products and private and corporate consultations, since his direct connection with Divine Mother was established over 40 years ago. David is celebrated for his ability to effectively remove obstacles, provide insight and guidance, and greater support in every area of life. He has created numerous powerful programs connecting individuals and businesses to wholeness, Divine Love and its Divine source. His courses and consultations have transformed lives in over 15 countries. And David personally, is a pure delight!

Ask Herbal health Expert Susun Weed & Nature Painting with JF Peters

Apr 22, 2015 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with JF Peters. "I believe I paint to help preserve the beauty of nature. My creative process would not be possible without this clear, meaningful purpose. I guess you might say, this is my spiritual trip, to which I am totally commited.  The images of my paintings begin in my mind. They appear as a blend of memory (beautiful places I've experienced) and imagination. After a few years, the image calls me to the point that I begin to slowly and methodically, bring the painting out onto the canvas. When the calling ceases, the painting is born. Nature is my guide and the vehicle for my creation."  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Creative Entrepreneurship Jim Beach

Apr 15, 2015 02:03:00

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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!!

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

Apr 8, 2015 02:03:00

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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..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sports Doctor Bob Weil

Apr 1, 2015 02:02:00

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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..

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

Mar 25, 2015 02:01:00

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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..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Herbal Teacher Brigitte Mars

Mar 11, 2015 02:04:00

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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..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Mar 4, 2015 01:47:00

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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..  

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

Feb 25, 2015 02:02:00

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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..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & EagleSong Evans Gardener

Feb 18, 2015 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with EagleSong Evans Gardener .  EagleSong Evans Gardener dances her mischief in the hedge, the veld, that luminous place between wild and tended. She is a 3rd generation northwesterner raised on salmon and cedar long enough to find a root and love for a place she calls Home. EagleSong is a practicing herbalist in the wise woman tradition and a lifelong gardener. She is most at home cultivating life and watching things grow. Working with apprentices for over 25 years, her “Healing From the Ground Up” community centered herbal apprenticeship is a 9 month journey for the rigorous adventurer. EagleSong is known for her wit and kitchen table wisdom and her incessant need to go outside and play! She stays busy these days weaving the Pacific Women's Herbal Conference back into being and teaching at her home place, RavenCroft Garden and the flumdiddley kitchen school. Learning opportunities with EagleSong can be found online at:  www.ravencroftgarden.blogspot.com this episode Q&A includes: • sciatica pain relief- St. Joans Wort.. • insomnia.. • suffering? what's wrong with you, why have you chosen suffering? • anxiety- stop telling yourself these stories.. • hormones are not continually pumped into the body but are more like a sound wave.. lingering dry cough- sage tea with honey.. • you are not everybody- why are you trying to make yourself everybody- you are a unique human being.. • former smoker- mullein infusion and pranayama.. • nothing wrong with gluten- if you quit eating wheat you need to replace it with other grains.. • cysts in breasts- chickweed tincture made from fresh herb.. • and much more.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Pelvic Floor Health Dr Sandra Bevacqua

Feb 11, 2015 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr. Sandra Bevacqua. Dr. Sandra Bevacqua, a Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology, has worked as a research scientist at both the university and government levels.  Most recently, Dr. Bevacqua has focused on developing educational programs in the field of Holistic Women’s Health. Frustrated by the lack of options available to women faced with pelvic health concerns she developed The Pelvic Health Transformation Program, Pregnancy and The Pelvic Floor, and The Mystery is Over! Understanding Female Sexual Health in which women of all ages receive the complete education and the techniques needed to naturally recover from pelvic floor discomfort, pain and loss of function due to organ prolapse, incontinence, pelvic pain syndrome, as well as sexual misunderstanding or dysfunction. this episode Q&A includes: • poke root tincture- only one drop at a time!! considered a poisonous plant- use minuscule amount.. • anxiety and depression- taking motherwort tincture from fresh flowering plant- start with small dose and increase as needed.. • when making nourishing herbal infusions use one herb at a time.. • persistant pelvic pain.. • Dr. Duke's phytochemical and ethnobotanical database.. • harvesting nettle and making nettle soup.. • swollen lymph nodes in baby- cleavers.. • lip discoloration and heavy menses- yellow dock tincture, well cooked leafy greens.. • irritated toddler- trying to wean- sage infusion to dry up breastmilk- poppyseed milk to calm little one..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Speech Pathologist Renee Mollan-Masters

Feb 4, 2015 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Renee Mollan-Masters. Renee worked as a speech pathologist in the Fountain Valley School District and in her own private practice for 10 years. During this time she created with other teachers a reading remediation program which was later used statewide. While teaching a College Success Class at Orange Coast College in Southern California she developed the You Are Smarter Than You Think program. For 10 years during the 90’s she surveyed nursing students all over the country. this episode Q&A includes: • man on flomax wanting herb to help prostate- saw palmetto tincture.. • interstitial cystitis- comfrey leaf infusion.. • psoriasis- autoimmune disease- work with immun system, no processed foods, no essential oils- hypericum oil internally, tincture internally, astragalus and linden infusions.. • night shade family plants are some of the healthiest in the world.. • immune system is two armed- one to deal with bacterial infections and one to deal with viral infections.. • infused oil is not essential oils.. • do not make infused oils from dried herbs.. • honey is a humectant- keeps skin moist.. • swollen lymph nodes- cleavers infusion or tincture and poke root tincture.. • on antidepressants with heart palpitations and anxiety- meditation practice and motherwort tincture • genital herpes- infusions of burdock and echinacea angustifolia.. • reflux, hernia and anxiety- slippery elm balls dissolved slowly in the cheek.. • breast cancer- check out Susun's book 'Breast Cancer? Breast Health!' • comfrey for cyst on labia..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Frugal Goddess Annabel Ascher

Jan 28, 2015 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Annabel Ascher. Annabel Ascher is known as the Frugal Goddess. She specializes in simple and practical advice on saving money in an unsure world. Annabel started The Frugal Goddess blog in 2010 at the height of the great recession, to help regular folks realize that a good life is still possible even in tough circumstances. Annabel started cooking at the age of eight and often made meals for her large family. This led to a lifetime passion for cooking from scratch and for food in general. More recently she has been exploring the environmental impact of agriculture and the economic effects of the need for food on the middle class and the new poor. She is the author of “Whole Food at Half Price—30 Days to Healthy Eating Without Breaking the Bank”. this episode Q&A includes: • lichen sclerosus- autoimmune disorder- exhausted immune system on overdrive-astragalus, mushrooms and well cooked foods.. • acid reflux- slippery elm balls.. • 7 medicines.. • ginkgo biloba every day for 6 months reduces your chances of ovarian cancer by half.. • heartburn from medication- dandelion before meals.. • bladderwrack and nourishing seaweeds.. • HPV for twenty years- DES daughter?

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Jan 7, 2015 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 120 minutes of herbal health questions. this episode Q&A includes: • dehydrated sick baby- NHI's and elderberry or elderflower.. • menopause and heart palpatations- motherwort and be gentle with yourself.. • mineral supplements are incredibly detrimental to our health.. • addicted to laxatives- yellow dock, fiber, fluid.. • difference between stomach and intestinal pain.. • if you do not have celiac disease, avoiding gluten in shooting yourself in the foot.. • yogurt is the most impotant thing for a person with digestive issues to consume.. • don't waste your money on probiotic pills or enzymes.. • herpes simplex 1- hypericum tincture and oil.. • DCIS is not breast cancer.. • back pain and knee pain- comfrey leaf infusion strengthening to ligaments and tendons.. • low iron levels- eat red meat, liver and yellow dock tincture.. • hydrogen peroxide kills cells..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed 90 Minute Show- No Guest

Dec 31, 2014 01:30:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions with no guest interview this week. this week Q&A includes: • infusions- drinking and making.. • trusting your body.. • dermatitis- nourish your liver with herbs like dandelion and burdock • don't pay so much attention or you will freak out! • why Susun does not eat soaked and sprouted seeds and nuts.. • susun has a strong adversion to alfalfa.. • be brave enough to see disaster is on the way and take steps to prevent it.. • very dry skin can be a sign of diabetes- get a home test to see if sugar is in the urine.. • garcinia indica- the weight loss herb- no food or herb has been proven to have a direct effect on weight loss.. • fungal skin infection- horsetail infusion applied topically.. • and much more!

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & 'Daring: My Passages' Gail Sheehy

Dec 17, 2014 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Gail Sheehy. Gail Sheehy is the author of sixteen books, including the classic New York Times bestseller Passages, named one of the ten most influential books of our times by the Library of Congress. A multiple award-winning literary journalist, she was one of the original contributors to New York magazine and has been a contributing editor to Vanity Fair since 1984. She returns with her inspiring memoir — a chronicle of her trials and triumphs as a groundbreaking “girl” journalist in the 1960s, to iconic guide for women and men seeking to have it all, to one of the premier political profilers of modern times. A popular lecturer, Sheehy was named AARP's Ambassador of Caregiving in 2009. She lives in New York City. this episode Q&A includes: • chickweed and comfrey for opening up oil glands in eyes.. • removing skin cancer with Mohs and calendula oil around stiched area... • PCOS and wanting to conceive.. • praise for violet infusions and eczema.. • HPV- 90% of cases clear up on their own without any treatment.. • lingering nerve pain and tingling from viral meningitis- hypericum perforatum.. • preparation of seeds and meats.. • marijuana is the specific herb for glaucoma.. • reacurring vaginal yeast infection- check out Down There Sexual and Reproductive Health The Wise Woman Way • and much more...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Love Your Life Dr. Shaelyn Pham

Dec 10, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview Dr. Shaelyn Pham. Shaelyn Pham is a psychologist, author, speaker and coach, she reveals why the world needs more selfish people in THE JOY OF ME: Uncover Your Loving Self Through the Art of Being Selfish.  Dr. Pham is about to challenge everything you think you know about selflessness and happiness. The Los Angeles-based psychologist declares that despite what your parents probably taught you about the values of sharing and compromising, adults who take care of their own needs first have more self-confidence and may make better parents and spouses.  this episode Q&A includes: • eczema treatment- yarrow tincture, honey and aloe.. • 3 year old with inflamed  uncircumcised penis red and inflamed- anti infective such as echinacea internally and topically.. • autoimmune disease is an exhausted immune system.. • nourishing herbal infusions, bone broth, elderberry infusion and sauerkraut for the flu.. • if you want something out of the kidneys- nourish the liver- milk thistle seed and dandelion.. • the 7 medicines and hepatitis C and ovarian cancer • edema and moving lymphatic fluid with cleavers and poke.. • giving death.. • and much more..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Learning Rights David Flink

Dec 3, 2014 02:00:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with David Flink. David Flink was diagnosed with dyslexia and ADHD at the age of 9. He was a member of the first generation of students to receive special education services and accommodations. In 1998, he co-founded Eye to Eye, a national mentoring organization for students with learning disabilities, where he holds the title of CEO (Chief Empowerment Officer). In his new book, THINKING DIFFERENTLY: An Inspiring Guide for Parents of Children with Learning Disabilities. Website:  http://www.davidflink.com/ this week Q&A includes: • pregnant nursing mother wanting to abort using tansy- herbs are not safe or effective to terminate a pregnancy- go to an abortion clinic.. • gallbladder problems- it's the fats you're eating not the sugar.. • mucous keeps us free from infection- slippery elm, comfrey leaf and linden infusions, plantain seed, purslane.. • desire to keep eating for since of security? try taking a walk after meal or chewing xylitol gum.. • wanting a stronger connection with spirit guide? try taking time to connect with yourself.. • praise is free criticism is expensive.. • long term lichen sclerosus- topical estrogen cream and discutient herbs- red clover oil and violet oil.. • 3 year old thrush pain in mouth- yogurt, comfrey, linden and oatstraw infusions.. • small heart attack- A Healthy Hear The Wise Woman Way • hawthorne helps heart to function better.. • scar tissue from c-section? chickweed oil..    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Terra Gifts Steve Shaft

Nov 19, 2014 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with her brother Steve Shaft. Steve Shaft is the creator of Terra Gifts  and is the owner of LS Shaft's Farm. He is a farmer, gardening consultant,  silversmith, duck herder, dog lover, & accomplished culinary artist.Terra Gifts are made from  resources found in nature. Our skin care products contain no petroleum products, no synthetics, no alcohol & no added water. Find Steve's Rejuvenation cream at the Wise Woman Bookshop. this episode Q&A includes: • what does imbalance mean? • using milk thistle seed tincture as a protective and dandelion as a consistent nourisher of the liver.. • gathering your own generous dandelion relieves anxiety of not having enough.. • dangers of drinking raw green drinks.. • making a tincture of cannabis for pain may be ineffective- try passionflower, california poppy and skullcap tinctures.. • just in case potting may weaken pelvic floor and one may try squatting over a toilet.. • thrush in mouth, yeast infections and candida.. • is sugar disruptive to gut flora? Susun says no! • anti infective herbs- yarrow, echinacea and usnea.. • herbs are western medicine! • learn to tell yourself the truth! • trying is lying- you either do or you don't! • rib muscle pain- detailed explanation of inadequate exhalation- meditation, pranayama, playing wind instruments, singing lessons.. • breathing in magnifies emotion, breathing out changes emotion.. • tinctures are not nourishing- nourishing, tonifying, sedating, poisonous herbs..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Playful Engineer Ann Marie-Thomas

Nov 12, 2014 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr. AnnMarie Thomas. AnnMarie is an Associate Professor in the School of Engineering at the University of St. Thomas. Her teaching and research focus on engineering design, particularly as it relates to PK-12 education. With her students, AnnMarie explores the playful side of engineering exploring topics such as Squishy Circuits, the Engineering of Circus, and toy design. She is the mother of two young makers.  AnnMarie is the author of the recent book Making Makers: Kids, Tools, and the Future of Innovation, a book for parents and other educators—both formal and informal, who are curious about the intersections of learning and making. Through stories, research, and data, it builds the case for why it is crucial to encourage today’s youth to be makers. this episode Q&A includes:  • vaginal steams- why are you doing it? • St. John's wort and St. Joan's wort are the same thing- Hypericum perforatum  • hypericum used to treat pain that arises from the nerves • parasitic worms- drugs are usually more effective and less damaging than potent herbs.. • the sexual relationship with yourself is what counts most.. • plants do not contain estrogen, but do contain phytosterols which are precursors to hormones.. • seeds, roots and most leaves contain phytosterols.. • late 40's trying to conceive? vitex, red clover infusion, up the amount of animal fats in diet and petition the soul of unborn child.. • when we are sick it gives our immune system a chance to work.. • mental illness and coping strategies.. • essential oils used in diffuser- most dangerous because they go into lungs and directly into blood..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & TimeFinder Mitzi Weinman

Nov 5, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Mitzi Weinman.  Mitzi Weinman is the founder of TimeFinder, which offers practical approaches to personal productivity. As a coach, workshop leader, and professional speaker, she helps people develop good habits and techniques to reduce stress which can result from not planning, procrastinating, feeling disorganized, and overwhelmed, and rushing to get things done, at work and/or at home. Since 1989, TimeFinder’s programs have provided  ongoing support and professional and personal development to hundreds of companies, individuals and associations including New Balance, Reebok, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Pearson Education and Marriott University. She earned a bachelor’s degree from the Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University and lives in Needham, Massachusetts, with her husband, son and dog. this episode Q&A- includes: • PCOS- treatment to achieve fertility.. • cysts? consider dissolving herbs such as red clover or comfrey.. • varicose veins- witch hazel, plantain oil, fenugreek, horse chestnut and avoid spicey foods • how to make hawthorne tincture.. • Clostridium difficile colitis- slippery elm balls and corn silk infusions.. • why Susun does not use golden seal. • preventing premature rupture of membranes (PPROM)..  • yarrow for mouth care.. • hiatus hernia- explanation and recommendations.. • marijuana is a magnifier..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Award Winning Author Michael Largo

Oct 29, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Michael Largo. Michael Largo is the author of God’s Lunatics, Genius and Heroin, The Portable Obituary, the Bram Stoker Award-winning Final Exits: The Illustrated Encyclopedia of How We Die, and three novels. His latest book is THE BIG, BAD BOOK OF BOTANY: The World’s Most Fascinating Flora, an entertaining and enlightening one-of-a-kind compendium of the world’s most amazing and bizarre plants, their history, and their lore. He is the former editor of New York Poetry and the researcher/archivist for the film company Allied Artists. He and his family live in Florida with their dog, two turtles, a parrot, two canaries, and a tank of fish.   this weeks Q&A includes: • making herbal medicinal vinegars • explanation of dosing different herbal tinctures • 4 types of plant poisons- alkaloids, glycosides, resins and volatile oils • why to make infusions, cook greens for an hour and the difference between seasoning herbs and nourishing herbs. • ingesting too many volatile oils in plants gum up the kidneys and liver • do plants contain estrogens? not many, but phytosterols which are precursors to be converted by intestinal flora.. • motherwort tincture to moderate blood pressure, no hydrogenated oils and movement.. • calcification in blood vessels? drink nettle infusion! • hormonal disruptors.. • motherwort, lavender and other mints in regards to the thyroid.. • poke berry seed safety.. • estrogens in the body and vitex berry tincture.. • anxiety, motherwort tincture, visualization exercise.. • why Susun uses 100 proof vodka for tinctures

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Sacred Purpose Rita Moran

Oct 22, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Rita Moran. Rita has been a healer for over 25 years. She first became introduced to healing in 1972 at the age of 8 when her mother took her to her first initiation of Transcendental Meditation, closely followed by yoga and the Ayurvedic diet. At different points in her life, she  has also been made deeply aware of a "knowing", where all her senses were heightened and she could see and know the person without them telling her their issues. As a result of thi s she studied energy healing and became a Reiki Master and has studied with different yogic healing traditions over the last 3 decades.    this episode Q&A includes: • trying to conceive and miscarriage- red clover infusions plus nettle,oatstraw infusion and vitex tincture.. • Susun's have a Healthy Heart course.. • taking care preparing for surgery- anti infective herbs, homeopathic remedies, loving kindness and pain killing drugs.. • harvesting nettle.. • eating restrictive diets.. • making tea from calyx of hibiscus.. • pyrrolizidine alkaloids in comfrey roots and using comfrey leaf to heal bones.. • alcohol in tictures and religious practices.. • safety of poke.. • using artemisia vulgaris for vision and dreaming.. • anxiety and motherwort or lemonbalm..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Breast Health Expert MD Judy C. Dean

Oct 15, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Judy Dean. Judy Dean is a board certified diagnostic radiologist who has specialized in women’s imaging for over 25 years.   She was a fellow in ultrasound and body imaging at Stanford University, and subsequently a faculty radiologist at Stanford.  Dr. Dean has been in private practice since 1987. Because of her interest in ultrasound she joined a research project in 2005 for ultrasound detection of breast cancer, and has co-authored peer-reviewed publications on the results of that trial. To date Dr. Dean has interpreted over 10,000 Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound studies, and detected dozens of small occult invasive breast cancers using ultrasound. She has three daughters and lives with her husband, who is also a physician. WEBSITES: www.sonocine.com, www.eachonetellone.com this episode Q&A includes: • omega 6 and omega 3 fatty acids.. • having a relationship with a plant and understanding if it is natural by being in touch with it.. • biggest users of minerals in the body- nervous system, immune system and hormonal system • preparing and eating pears and other rose family fruits.. • cooked foods and raw foods- enzymes and vitamins. • bloodroot can only be used when it's fresh and is rare and dangerous.. • uses for powdered nettle.. • gingivitis- one drop of bloodroot twice a week on toothbrush and yarrow or echinacea in between.. • simples and working with one herb at a time.. • adding oil to salad to break cell walls of leaves..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Truth Worker Samara Gaev

Oct 8, 2014 01:55:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Samara Gaev. amara Gaev is a New York based activist, educator, theatre director, and performer. Her work has taken her to Zimbabwe, Senegal, Hawaii, Brasil, Peru, Cuba, and throughout the U.S. She is the Founder and Artistic Director of Truthworker Theatre Company, a social justice based hip-hop theatre company for high school and college aged youth in NYC. Samara is honored to be the Resident Artist/Scholar at Columbia University’s Teachers College: Graduate School of Education. She serves as an educational specialist, teaching artist, and artist in residence at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. She is also the National Education Director for Question Bridge. Her work is political, spiritual, transformational, and examines class, race, the PIC, patriarchy, hetero-normative codes and culture, and systems of oppression that not only excuse, but enable cycles of violence. this episode Q&A includes- • when we short ourselves on sleep, we short ourselves on memory.. • benefits of garlic and garlic breath.. • bacterial vaginosis - explanation from Down There Sexual and Reproductive Health The Wise Woman Way   • making hawthorne tincture from dried berries and how much should one consume? • sage honey for a persisttent dry cough.. • cholesterol and cardiac bypass surgery.. • anti inflammatory diet- no hot spices, refined carbs,  • psyllium husk and havesting plantain seed.. • plantar fasciitis- meadow sweet, chickweed, redclover, comfrey leaf oils... • do make hypericum perforatum preparations from dried herb!  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Transpersonal Psychologist Susan Allison

Oct 1, 2014 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Santa Cruz therapist Dr. Susan Allison. Susan has a doctorate in Transpersonal Psychology and has maintained a private practice for 20 years. She was honored as a “Woman of the Year” in California by the Santa Cruz Women’s Commission for her counseling work with adolescents. She currently works with individuals and groups to bring about healing, using traditional therapies, as well as hypnosis, process therapy, shamanic journey, and energy medicine. Susan is also an ordained and licensed interfaith minister who loves to offer prenuptial counseling and perform wedding ceremonies. this week Q&A includes: • making tinctures from berries and flowers and how much to make.. • being up a tree and coming down into the swamp of life to be fully alive.. • mothering and taking time to yourself.. • hair loss at 47 and being in menopase.. • back pain and degenerative disc disease- being made of atoms, comfrey and skullcap.. • SIBO- aromatic seeds, cooking grains and the intelligence of the body... • sweating a lot and sage infusion.. • wanting to terminate pregnancy.. • 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Dr. Robert Hustrulid on Marriage & Divorce

Sep 24, 2014 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Rober Hustrulid. Dr. Robert Hustrulid has been married and divorced twice. He has two children from his first marriage and he watched them struggle with the negative consequences of the marital disruptions.  As a physician practicing for more than 40 years, he also watched many others going through the same thing and wondered what, if anything, could be done to prevent the pain and suffering so many people experience. He shares his insightful breakthroughs in a new book, titled, Men Donít Marry for Sex: Overturning the Assumptions on Why Men and Women Get Married. this episode Q&A includes: • raw milk... • hurt shoulder- comfrey, hypericum and skullcap.. • sciatic pain- hypericum periforatum for pain in the nerve.. • traumatic injury- we're made of atoms- we are caught up in illusion of solidity.. • degernerative disc disease- hypericum! • amalgam fillings- Susun loves them, but do not destroy your health by removing them.. • Susun is not concerned with detoxifying- she has complete trust her body will get rid of what it doesn't need- her job is nourishment.. • difference between tea, infusions and tinctures.. • atrial fibrillation • leaky gut and slippery elm balls, comfrey, linden.. • torn meniscus and comfrey infusion.. • corn silk infusion 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Herbs for Children Sara Chana Silverstein

Sep 17, 2014 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sara Chana Silverstein.  Sara-Chana Silverstein is a mother of 7 children, a board certified lactation consultant, doula, AHG herbalist, and classical homeopath. For the past 20 years she has maintained offices in both LA and NY and has worked with over 5000 mother/baby dyads. She empowers women with the knowledge and understanding of the world of botanical s allowing them to be able to treat themselves and their children.  She teaches women how to stand up for their rights in the medical world, and helps to educate them so they become partners in the decision making with their healthcare practitioners. She has had the honor to help birth a child, help them breastfeed, assist them through toddler-hood and watch them become adults! She teaches women how to identify plants tincture them, and use them to treat their loved ones! this episode Q&A includes: • constant urge to urinate at night- raw fruit acids very irritating to the bladder • making infusions • Susun revised one book 'Menopausal Years' to 'New Menopausal Years' • dangers of eating sprouts and how to prepare seeds to eat.. • growing heirloom seeds and hybird seeds... • the more protein we get the healthier we are- infusions high in protein.. • licorice and herpes? Susun prefers hypericum tincture.. • thyroid and bladderwrack... • nettle seed and nettle root used for bladder issues.. • can I drink coffee brewed from nettle infusion? Sure.. • asthma- mullein, elecampane, osha.. • emotional problems, anxiety and motherwort and color exercise..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Vineyard Herbs Holly Bellebuono

Sep 10, 2014 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with herbalist Holly Bellebuono author of Women Healers of the World: The Traditions, History & Geography of Herbal Medicine.  Holly has spent the past 2 decades as a traditional and certified herbalist, professional speaker, forager, award-winning formulator and apothecary, and writer. The Essential Herbal for Natural Health: How to Transform Easy-to-Find Herbs into Healing Remedies for the Whole Family and The Authentic Herbal Healer: The Complete Guide to Herbal Formulary & Plant-Inspired Medicine for Every Body System. Holly operates Vineyard Herbs Teas & Apothecary LLC. this episode Q&A includes: • menopausal symptoms and avoiding BRCA with gingko, red clover infusion and lentils.. • importance of weighing out herb for infusions and almost immediate results.. • bloating because of change in gut flora and a tea of almost any aromatic herbs.. • medical abortion pill, drinking nourishing herbal infusions helps the body to repair.. • the ability of liver loving herbs to clear the body of drugs too quickly... • lung diseases, coming off addictive drugs, marshmallow infusion preparation, comfrey leaf infusion and mullein leaf infusion and pranayama.. • on a lot of medication and wanting to drink infusions.. • fat cells produce hunger hormones and specific exercise suggestions.. • wise woman tradition- pass it on.. • skin cancer- cooking your food for optimal nourishment and Stylophorum diphyllum (Celandine poppy) to kill skin cancer cells.. • essential oils are drugs- they are extracted from plant, concentrated and purified  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Supporting Families Karen Kain

Aug 27, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 Minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Karen Kain.  Karen Kain is the author of  "A Unique Life Fully Lived: A Personal Journey of Love, Hope and Courage." She is also a parent advocate for children of disability and travels around the county inspiring families with her personal story of raising a medically fragile, vaccine-injured daughter as a single mom. Karen shares how she bridged the gap from special needs to creating mainstream experiences in all arenas of life for Lorrin: best friends, slumber parties, concerts, camping, beauty pageants, Girl Scouts, school dances, musicals and endless travels. Her book describes the unique and extraordinary life experiences that Karen created for Lorrin and the strong bond and soul connection between mother and daughter that continues to this day. this episode Q&A includes: • making dandelion tincture... • thyroid and mercury toxicity from having fillings removed- start eating a lot of seaweed.. • how do you view yourself? first step in leading a healthy lifestyle.. • cancerous tumor with option for surgery and using castor oil packs and ointments and herbs to perforate the skin.. surgery probably the best option.. • dealing with cancer? throw out your supplements and start a meditation practice.. • craving for sweets is a diet lacking in minerals.. • tetanus- how to keep a pucture wound open.. • hawthorne for heart health working slowly for fabulous health.. • nettle infusion to restore flexibility to veins.. • resistant case of bacterial vaginosis- oak bark sitz bath.. • hair loss, menopause and trauma.. • and much more...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Women's Wellness Eve Agee

Aug 20, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Eve Agee. Dr. Eve Agee, Ph.D. is an international bestselling author, medical anthropologist, certified life coach and motivational speaker.  Her best-selling book, The Uterine Health Companion: A Holistic Guide to Lifelong Wellness (Celestial Arts, a division of Random House), is the winner of the International Book Awards for Women’s Health and and is also an Award-Winning Finalist for The USA Best Books of Book Awards’ Women’s Health Category.  She is also the co-author of the International Bestselling book, Ready, Aim, Excel: The Expert Insights Guide to Personal and Professional Leadership (Insights Publishing). In her work with groups and individuals, Eve provides an innovative whole-person approach to self-discovery, healing and personal and professional transformation that helps people more easily connect to their innate wisdom and power. The founder of the Transform Coaching Academy, her coaching programs and training courses inspire thousands of people throughout the world to create abundant lives and careers they love. this episode Q&A includes: • making herbal oils and decanting.. • tendons, ligaments, muscles and joints- comfrey.. • using fresh nettle for arthritis.. • long term hoarse cough in child- mullein milk or tincture.. • swollen tear duct- do nothing.. • menopausal- bleeding gums, cystic acne, managing bacteria and hormone production.. • beating yourself up? write down the mean things you say to yourself exercise.. • digestive enzymes, throwing up, taking a lot of pills -eating plain full fat yogurt, soup, rice water.. • storing herbs.. • hypericum oil used as sunscreen..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Women's Dances Laura Shannon

Aug 13, 2014 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Laura Shannon. Laura Shannon is one of the grandmothers of the worldwide Sacred / Circle Dance movement. She trained in Intercultural Studies and Dance Movement Therapy, and has been researching and teaching traditional women's ritual dances for nearly thirty years. In Balkan, Greek and Armenian villages, Laura searches out women's songs, dances, rituals and textile patterns which embody an age-old worldview of sustainability, community, and reverence for the earth. Laura gives workshops all over the world and her articles have been published in many languages. Her essay on Women's Ritual Dances appeared in Dancing on the Earth and is available from www.laurashannon.net.  this episode Q&A includes:  • migraine headaches- feverfew eaten from fresh plant.. • green goddess week offerings.. • osteoporosis, osteoarthritis and explanation of what might be causing pain..  • the only circulation the joints get is when they are moved.. • capsaicin, substance p and topical nerve pain relief.. • grieving after break up- not leaning into revenge and resentment- how does this open you up? smile! • nettle is a kidney saver for kitties! • uterine fibroids, lots of bleeding, anemia- nettle infusion, liver, yellow dock.lady's mantle to stop bleeding.. • testicular infection on lots of medication.. start with nourishing herbal infusions.. • dangers of cipro and other drugs.. • meditations on heart of the pain..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Beyond Addiction Dr. Carrie Wilkens

Aug 6, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Beyond Addiction author. Dr. Carrie Wilkens is the co-founder and clinical director of the Center or Motivation and Change. Dr. Wilkens specializes in motivational treatments and group psychotherapy, and has worked with traumatized populations in both individual and group modalities. She is most recently a co-author on the new book Beyond Addiction: How Science and Kindness Help People Change, a compassionate and science-based family guide for navigating the addiction treatment world, understanding motivation, and training in the use of CRAFT (Community Reinforcement and Family Training) skills. Dr. Wilkens’ expertise is regularly sought by the CBS Early Show; Fox News; Newsweek; O, The Oprah Magazine; and Psychology +Today.  this episode Q&A includes: • severe osteoporosis and the danger of eating raw foods.. • positional vertigo- no need to see a specialist, story medicine, slowing down and NHI's.. • variety is what makes strong and healthy people.. • explanation of hernia- hernia repair, Shouldice Hospital, loving kindness, arnica jel on bottoms of feet, hospitals not a good place for healing and energy healing.. •  eating sprouts- intolerably greedy and options for more nutritional eating.. • lactofermentation method... • circulation and cold hands and feet- stress and fear and creating safety for yourself.. • hashimoto's thyroiditis and recommendations for thyroid medication withdrawal.. • getting in touch with your body- doing a task you are not familiar with.. • and much more..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Helpguide's Dr. Jeanne Segal

Jul 30, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr. Jeanne Segal. Jeanne Segal, Ph.D., Editorial Director, has been helping individuals and families for over 40 years as an innovator within the fields of emotional intelligence, holistic health, attachment, stress reduction and relationships. She coordinated a series of conferences linking brain development to the emotional relationship between infants and their caretakers. She has written five books, which have been published in 13 languages. this episode Q&A- includes: • endometrial cancer, chemo and metal taste- slippery elm balls to neutralize poisons.. • radiation and eating carotene rich foods such as baked sweet potato and carrot juice- after radiation wakame and kombu in soup or infusion.. • medicated abortion- any time a pregnancy ends we give birth and releasing the spirit from the womb.. • improving sperm count over time with pumpkin seeds, astragalus, oatstraw infusions, zinc rich foods, avocados, limiting heat exposure and more.. • vivid dreaming and pillow with artemisia vulgaris.. • nourishing the thyroid with fucus and changes in thinking.. •  acid reflux, fruit and dietary changes.. • oatstraw bath for comforting the grieving spirit.. • vaginal fluids and yeast infection..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Karen Amster-Young and Pam Godwin

Jul 23, 2014 00:45:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Karen Amster-Young and Pam Godwin. Karen Amster-Young is a marketing and public relations veteran and has amassed many PR awards, including a spot on PR Week’s “Forty PR Stars under Forty”. She is also a freelance writer and along with Pam Godwin, their blog the52weeks.com was started as a way to shake things up, try new things and get out of their respective comfort zones. Karen lives with her husband and daughter in New York City.   Pam Godwin began her career as a caseworker for a nonprofit refugee resettlement agency. After getting her master’s degree in elementary education, she taught in New York City public schools as a classroom teacher and literacy specialist. She lives with her husband and children in New York City. this episode Q&A- includes: • 1 year old with rattle in the lungs- how to make mullein milk and when and how to harvest mullein.. • we have become physical so our spirit can have experiences.. • tendons and ligaments have shortened after breaking bones- comfrey leaf infusion.. • the greater our flexibility in life the more sturdy we are.. • thyroid and fucus infusion.. • does red clover and St. Joans Wort decrease the effectiveness of birth control pills? what part of plant are you using? what form? • is shoulder surgery necessary? • circulation- fingers and toes cold to touch.. • improving the quality of your diet..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Elsbeth Meuth & Freddy Zental Weaver

Jul 16, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Elsbeth Meuth and Freddy Zental Weaver. Dr. Elsbeth Meuth, Ed.D., was born and raised in Germany and has been developing her career over the past 40 years in the United States and Europe. Elsbeth holds a doctorate in education and a master’s degree in music. Her academic career includes associate professorships at Musikhochschule Nordrhein-Westfalen in Germany, and Berklee School of Music in Boston.She is trained as an ontological design coach employing the principles of the “Philosophy of Language” and is a certified Tantra Yoga teacher. Freddy Zental Weaver co-led creative self-discovery seminars at the Institute for Creative Living in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, and Hawaii. He employs the creative self-discovery approach as developed and pioneered by his father, psychiatrist and author Fred Weaver, MD. Freddy Zental has served as a teacher and district-wide human relationship counselor in the Los Angeles Unified School District and is a performing artist with a one-man show called Sexual Enlightenment currently touring the United States.  this episode - Q&A includes: • chickweed contains saponins that break open membranes around things we don't want like cysts.. • gingko contains gingkolides that kill ovarian cancer cells.. • if you're going to take something- take ownership of your decisions.. • making rose elixir.. • if you hold out for perfection you wont ever be able to do anything at all.. • egg tubes blocked and castor oil packs, red clover blossom infusion for fertility and vitex to bring down high FSH levels.. • osteoporosis and a vegan diet- infusions, eating meat and full fat yogurt..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Jul 9, 2014 02:00:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions. this episode Q&A- includes: • Susun tells a story of developing a cough after her fathers death- she asks how is this cough serving you? what do you need to cough up? • menopause, thyroid, hysterectomy.. • hysterectomy with removal of the ovaries is castration.. • palpitations and anxiety- motherwort and daily meditation practice.. • algins in seaweed bind to radioactive isotopes in the body to help remove them.. • story medicine- have you asked you wise healer within for a story? • multiple cavities in children- get them filled! • how much herb for infusion for a year? • red clover infusion, fertility and progesterone.. • linden infusion and making a second brew.. • oat straw is the herb of desire and brings back libido.. • what do you mean by sex? intercourse and real personal satisfaction..  • motherhood and feeling trapped- we are prisoners of our own thoughts.. • mullein flower oil for ear infections... • inflammatory reaction to bug bites? try eliminating pepper from the diet..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Shamanic Journeys Nicki Scully

Jul 2, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with  Nicki Scully.Nicki Scully has been teaching healing, shamanic arts, and the Egyptian Mysteries since 1983. During her first visit to Egypt with the Grateful Dead in 1978, Nicki experienced an epiphany that transformed her life. She deepened her focus on healing and began delving into the hidden shamanic arts of Egypt. She is now a lineage holder in the Hermetic tradition of Thoth, her teacher and mentor. With Thoth she developed Alchemical Healing, a comprehensive healing form that is practiced by thousands of practitioners internationally.Nicki lives in Eugene, OR, where she maintains a healing and shamanic consulting practice. She is the author of numerous books.   this episode Q&A- includes: • toothpaste? use yarrow, echinacea or blood root tincture and brush for 2 minutes.. • bad breath? try tongue scrapping.. • upcoming hysterectomy- call HERF- more than 90% of women that call do not need a hysterectomy. keep your ovaries!! • hypericum perforatum is the only medicinal hypericum variety- tincture and oil turn bright red.. • ingrown hair- discutient herbs to soften skin- red clover oil or chickweed oil.. • deep wound- want it to heal from inside out..yarrow or plantain.. • facial hair- New Menopausal Years- Hairy Problems.. • how much nourishing herbal infusion to drink? Susun's goal is to drink 1 quart per day.. • no nutrition available from raw foods.. • acne in teenage boy- remove keloid scarring with calendula oil.. • partially ruptured ovarian cyst..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Aromatherapy with Dorene Petersen

Jun 25, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dorene Petersen. Dorene Petersen, BA, Dip.NT, Dip.Acu, RH (AHG), is President and Founder of the American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS). She regularly lectures and presents at conferences on herbal medicine, holistic health, and aromatherapy, and has appeared on various TV and radio shows. Dorene’s articles about herbal medicine and aromatherapy have appeared in publications worldwide. Her white paper presented at the 2012 AAIC Asian Aroma Ingredients Congress & Expos on US Trends in Aromatherapy can be downloaded here: www/achs.edu. Dorene is a professional member of the American Herbalists Guild and in 2009 was awarded the Professional Service Award from the International Herb Association for her outstanding contributions to the herb industry. this episode Q&A- includes: • tincturing dried and fresh plants.. • keratosis on the scalp- red clover oil and sap of celandine.. • cataracts surgery- prepare by drinking nourishing herbal infusions, non inflammatory diet and asking for loving support from friends.. •  the allantoin in comfrey is found mostly in the hard parts: most in roots, 2nd most in flower stalks, next most in leaf midribs.- how to dry.. • safety of comfrey.. • liver strengthening herbs- dandelion, chicory, yellow dock and milk thistle.. • linden flower, leaf and harvesting.. • ovarian cysts and iron level success story!! • blessed thistle and milk thistle- same plant? all parts of the thistle are edible and artichoke is in the same family and holds the same properties.. • call out to your archetypes to find them..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Forgiveness Spiritual Counselor Ana Holub

Jun 18, 2014 02:00:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with  Ana Holub. Ana Holub, MA, teaches the healing power of forgiveness as a counselor, author, poet and peace educator. She holds a BA in Peace Studies and an MA in Dispute Resolution from Pepperdine University School of Law. Ana is also a certified Domestic Violence counselor and Radical Forgiveness coach. She’s deeply inspired by her daily study of A Course in Miracles, meditation and yoga. Over the past twenty years, she has worked with women, men, teens, couples, government, prison inmates, at-risk families, non-profits, businesses, and schools. Ana's recent book is called Forgive and Be Free: A Step-by-Step Guide to Release, Healing and Higher Consciousness. Her books, CD and E-Courses are available on her website: www.anaholub.com this episode Q&A- includes: • menopausal hormonal changes- why not to cleanse the skin, how and why maintain bone health.. • we live because we eat the bodies of other beings- plants and animals.. • being malnourished and a vegetarian diet.. • can you allow yourself to feel both abandoned and cherished? choosing your path of empowerment or being a victim.. • epilepsy- drinking infusions, cranial sacral therapy and acupuncture.. • endometrial cancer, chemotherapy, nausea- protecting liver with milks thistle seed tincture and nourishing the gut with slippery elm balls.. • and much more..

Ask Herbal Expert Susun Weed & Human Evolution Activist Louise LeBrun

Jun 11, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Louise LeBrun. Louise is the founder of the WEL-Systems Institute and creator of the WEL-Systems body of knowledge, including Quantum TLC™, The CODE Model™ and CODE Model Coaching™ Certification.  The WEL-Systems® approach to accelerated evolution is a tested, refined, proven and replicable process that has been available for close to 25 years.  Author of 5 books and creator of more than 40 unique audio products, Louise's commitment to her own continuing evolution ensures that her curiosity is fed and her discoveries are shared. Louise shares the belief that the future of the world is in the hands of women! this episode Q&A- includes: • honey as a wound healer.. • feldenkrais method exercises.. • moving from heroic tradition to wise woman tradition.. • chod practice from tibetan buddhism to feed your hungry demons.. • 7 medicines created for chronic problems wanting a holistic approach- serenity, story, faith, lifestyle, herbal, pharmaceutical and hi-tech medicines.. • dry eyes and options to heal.. • psoriasis as a risk factor for inflammation/ high c-reactive protein, diabetes, arthritis, high blood pressure and high blood cholesterol.. • chocolate and avocado compete with cholesterol.. • linden infusion brings down inflammation and c-reactive protein.. hypericum oil on area of psoriasis.. • always dried herb used for infusion.. • and much more..    

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Jun 4, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 120 minutes of herbal health questions. this episode Q&A- includes: • chickweed is a great healer of the eyes- softening and cooling and freshly boiled comfrey leaf poultice heals sores of any size.. • problems sleeping and alternatives to melatonin- skullcap, hops and california poppy.. • vast majority of indigenous peoples have broken sleep patterns- artifact of industrial revolution to sleep in one long stretch.. • appendectomy and laparoscopic surgery- nourishing herbal infusions, massage, calendula oil.. • edible marijuana- not a huge issue.. • Juliette de Bairacli Levy and animal healing.. any of things Susun writes about for people can be used for animals as well. • transgender, being two spirited and dangers of taking hormones your body is not creating.. • possible stomach ulcer- Russian ulcer cure recipe of cabbage and potato juice to kill the bacteria that causes ulcer..  • 6 year old with shingles in eyes and hypericum tincture dosage.. • clicking in the back- animal fats, massage and ma roller.. • do not compare yourself with anyone but yourself.. • bartholin gland cysts- goes through steps of healing found in Down There.. • growth in breast- 6 steps of healing found in Breast Cancer? Breast Health! • safety of ground ivy.. • eating hibiscus.. • red clover infusion and menopause..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Cat Channeler Mary Elizabeth Hoffman

May 28, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Mary Elizabeth Hoffman. Mary gives fast paced direct readings focusing on creative, empowering solutions to life's challenges. She uses astrology, tarot and psychic intuition.  Mary has led workshops and trips to sacred sites around the world since 1986 on such subjects as astrology, personal growth, earth energies, earth changes, lost civilizations, prophecy, sacred geometry and alternative healing.  this episode Q&A- includes: • poke root salve is a escharotic which erodes the skin allowing cancer and other infections to come out.. chickweed helps to dissolve cysts.. • nettle infusion rebuilds veins so they are like those as a teenager, legs up the wall massaged with herbal oils also relieves veins.. • persistent vaginal infection, possible undiagnosed chlamydia and lots of information talked about and found in Down There: Sexual and ReproductiveHealth the Wise Woman Way • poison ivy and witch hazel.. • alternatives to valerian- skullcap tincture better at bringing on sleep and hops.. • when we wake up and cannot fall back to sleep- usually adrenal stress, nourish with nettle infusion.. • 47 and would like to get pregnant- risks and options.. • brandy has too much other stuff in it to absorb other plant constituents- use 100 proof vodka.. • rosacea and burdock root.. • phytoestrogens, phytosterols, precursors to hormones, intestinal flora, tamoxifen and breast cancer prevention.. •  you have to be able to get sick to get healthy..

Ask Herbal health Expert Susun Weed & Women's Dances with Laura Shannon

May 21, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Laura Shannon. Laura is known worldwide for her pioneering approach to traditional women's dances as tools for healing and transformation. Traditional Greek, Balkan and Armenian dances embody an ancient worldview of sustainability, community, and reverence for the earth. Blending folk dance, circle dance and dance/movement therapy, Laura's teaching seeks to rekindle this awareness and to rediscover the hidden wisdom encoded in the dances. With 25 years of experience researching and teaching, Laura is considered to be one of the 'grandmothers' of the circle dance movement, and brings her inspiring workshops, performances and trainings to over twenty countries. this episode Q&A- includes: • black mold allergy and major coughing fits- improve your lungs and breathing apparatus with mullein milk and osha tincture is powerful blocker of histamines.. • limited diets make for limited health.. • no studies show cholesterol in the diet has a connection to cholesterol in the blood.. • chaste tree berry tea as opposed to infusion- limited amount of herbs used for infusions.. • obtaining yarrow from fresh plant material- Red Moon Herbs and Catskill Mountain Herbs.. • the bigger and more complex we make our breakfast the more stable our blood sugar is throughout the day.. • avoid raw food to stabilize blood sugar- cook vegetables 30-60 minutes at least.. • addicted to herbal laxatives and healing with infusions, brown rice, cooked vegetables and slippery elm.. • low milk supply and adrenal fatigue- nettle infusions, turn off t.v., chicken soup and full fat organic yogurt.. • drinking nourishing herbal infusions relieves what ales you in a relatively short amount of time.. • and much more..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Karmic Choices with Djuna Wojton

May 14, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Djuna Wojton. Djuna Wojton BFA, is a spiritual healer and astrologer with over two decades of experience. She is the director of the Djunaverse Center for Healing Arts in Philadelphia, which helps clients from around the world through classes and private sessions that focus on personal growth. She also writes weekly and monthly astrology columns for Oranum.com, and produces documentary films for YouTube and blogs. She is the author of Karmic Choices: How Making the Right Decisions Can Create Enduring Joy and Karmic Healing: Clearing Past-Life Blocks to Present-Day Love, Health and Happiness . this episode Q&A- includes: • dog with autoimmune issues.. • making infused oils with fresh plant material.. • find a place in yourself where you want to take care of yourself.. • continued bleeding during menopause- lady's mantle and shepherd's purse.. • maiden, mother, crone and estrogens produced throughout ones life.. • heroin withdrawal- using hops and chocolate.. • swelling of ankles and legs- cleavers and hawthorn.. • drinking carrot juice is like mainlining sugar- check out Susun's Raw vs Cooked Debate on YouTube.. • depressed? stop sleeping and fake it more.. • and much more..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Goddess Calling with Karen Tate

May 7, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Karen Tate. Considered a trail blazer and visionary in her community, Karen Tate is an independent scholar of the Sacred Feminine, published author, lecturer, radio show host and sacred tour leader. Her weekly radio show, Voices of the Sacred Feminine, airs every Wednesday evening. As a sacred tour leader, she has had her passport stamped on five continents as she chased down sacred sites circling the globe. this episode Q&A- includes: • kidney infection in cat and using nettle infusion .. • drugs have a direct action, whereas herbs are plants with 1000's of actions, a globe of actions.. • using yarrow orally and echinacea angustifolia internally to counter infection from root canal.. • using chickweed for sore eye socket from prosthetic eye .. • changing things with nutrition works quickly.. • type II diabetes and polyphenols.. • breast tumor- mushrooms, the immune system and surgery as possible best option.. • how to prepare usnea as a tincture.. • go to the drug store as the best option for lice trearment as opposed to using dangerous and ineffective essential oils.. • and much more..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Apr 30, 2014 02:00:00

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Susun Weed answers 2 hours of herbal health questions. this episode Q&A- includes: • motion sickness, histamines, ginger, oatstraw and cutting out pepper.. • bipolar disorder, alternative lifestyles, lithium to function within society, NHI's.. • stinging nettle infusion to nourish and protect kidneys and counter type II diabetes.. • liver loving herbs- dandelion, chicory, milk thistle,.. • hawthorn is everything a heart could want and motherwort nourishing and tonifying.. • severe adema- poke root tincture has a powerful ability to remove excess fluid.. • why evening primrose oil is not needed in the last trimester of pregnancy..  • chemotherapy protecting herbs.. • witch hazel and parsley to change odors of the vagina.. • yogurt to assist the immune system by feeding gut flora.. • coltsfoot and its pyrrolizidine alkaloids. • cronewort and other artemsias.. • black cohosh for menopause? Susun says no..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Motivational Speaker Lynnie Vessels

Apr 23, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health Questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Lynnie Vessels. Lynnie has a master's degree in Secondary Education and has been teaching English in the public school system more than twenty years.  She has taught over forty graduate education courses in the areas of communication and discipline, including Teacher Effectiveness Training, Self-esteem for Educators, Resolving Conflicts in Classrooms and Schools, Stress Management for Teachers, and Researching Today's Students.  She appeared as a guest on the Oprah Winfrey Show and has traveled the country as a surprisingly candid motivational speaker and is the author of the book, To Soften the Blow  She lives in Virginia with her Maltese, Okie.  Visit www.lynnievessels.com for more information. this episode Q&A- includes: • honey is a soverign healer for wounds that wont heal.. • herbs to heal the immune system- astragalus and echinacea • herpes like wounds with the possibility of being cancer.. root canal and using yarrow in the mouth.. • dropperful of St. Joan's Wort to prevent soreness • if you wish to become a mother you must consume the gift of the mother- milk and grains.. • bacterial vaginosis.. • tick bite with head left in.. • burdock root vinegar..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Family Whispering Melinda Blau

Apr 16, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Melinda Blau. Melinda is an award-winning journalist who has written fifteen books and more than 100 magazine articles and spent the better part of her 40-year career studying relationships. Since 2000, when she began collaborating with the late Tracy Hogg, Blau has been the voice of the bestselling Baby Whisperer books and her latest book, Family Whispering is the fourth book in the popular series. She is also a mother and grandmother. this episode Q&A- includes:  • breastfeeding, conception and increasing the luteal faze with wild yam.. • infusions instead of prenatal vitamins.. • mouth sores, herpes outbreak and using hypericum oil and tincture.. • using comfrey leaf infusion for torn ligament  • using vinegar for nail fungus without soaking.. • red clover blossom compared to red clover herb.. • dangers of bio identicals- nourish your liver! • help with tremors- NHI's and tincture of hypericum used as a nervine • iron supplements are not absorbed well, try liver, yellow dock tincure, fully cooked greens.. • very bad pain in chest and the possibility of a heart attack- help with mothwort ticture.. • we eat for three primary reasons- nutrition, pleasure, community.. • endometriosis and using red clover infusion for fertility

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Life Bridge Solutions Sheri Samotin

Apr 9, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sheri Samotin. Sheri is the founder of LifeBridge Solutions, LLC. She has worked with hundreds of families, helping Older Adults and their Adult Children deal with the challenges of aging. Sheri is a life transition coach, certified National Guardian, and certified Professional Daily Money Manager. She earned a degree in economics from Wesleyan University and went on to gain a master of business administration (MBA) from the Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. Sheri is a prolific writer and sought-after speaker on topics related to navigating life's transitions. this episode Q&A- includes: • miscarriage/ retained tissue- make sure tou have support, go through the 7 medicines.. • genital herpes- St. Joans Wort, burdock root and echinacea root infusions and avoid raw foods and essentail oils.. • hydrogen peroxide kills cells and prevents healing- use yarrow tincture instead.. • puncture wounds can be soaked and echinacea tincture is always a good idea.. • uterine fibroids are so common! what causes them? • high cholesterol.. • massage and alternatives to essentail oils- natural scent therapy.. • comfrey leaf infusion to heal bones.. • anxiety and stress- motherwort tincture made from fresh flowering plant, meditation, NHI's.. • yellow dock tincture to aid regularity.. • anxiety not just caused by the brain, but gut flora- eat at least a quart of full fat yogurt a week.. • and much more..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Women's Mysteries Zsuzsanna Budapest

Apr 2, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Zsuzsanna Budapest. Z Budapest is author of the acclaimed The Holy Book of Women's Mysteries (1989) originally published in 1975 as The Feminist Book of Lights and Shadows. This book served as the first hands-on guide to lead women into their own spiritual/Goddess heritage. Z has led rituals, lectured, taught classes, given workshops, written articles tirelessly, and published in hundreds of women's newspapers across the country. She has powerfully influenced many of the future teachers and writers about the Goddess. this episode Q&A- includes: • calcium in herbs, food and supplements.. • make your diet as broad as possible.. • hypericum to prevent muscle soreness, also a powerful nervine, and to treat sciatica.. • nettle root properties and more on nettle can be found in Healing Wise.. • when there's a victim there is also a woman of power.. • estrogens- what they are and why red clover infusion and other phyto estrogen rich foods are better than estrogenic drugs.. • chickweed oil, full fat yogurt, nourishing foods and sexual activity to restore vaginal lubrication.. • Down There: Sexual and Reprodutive Health the Wise Woman Way for so much information on hemorrhoids.. • bed wetting in childhood.. • cranberry in any form can have an effect on bladder infections... • ask yourself- can this be made at home or is it refined and concentrated? • the broader our diets, the healthier our children!   

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Spiritual Teacher Gina Lake

Mar 26, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Gina Lake. Gina is a spiritual teacher and the author of twelve books about awakening to ones true nature, including From Stress to Stillness, Trusting Life, Embracing the Now, and Radical Happiness. She is also a gifted intuitive with a masters degree in counseling psychology and over twenty years experience supporting people in their spiritual growth. The focus of her writing and teaching is on helping people be in the present moment and live the happy and fulfilled life that is possible and on shedding light on the ego and other programming that interferes with that. this episode Q&A- includes: • excessive sweating- sage infusion by the sip.. • irritated upper eyelids- try wet very warm cloth followed by applying honey • loose stools- give the gut something to hold onto- whole grains and slippery elm.. • using a wide variety of active organisms found in yogurt, sauerkraut, kombucha and feed them with seaweed, mushrooms.. • cancer, chemo and not sleeping.. • milk thistle tincture while going through chemo.. • aromatic seeds such as fennel, corriander and anise seeds to release gas.. • dandelion root tincture before eating to help the digestive organs function.. • surgery- gather the loving kindness of those around us.. • hysterectomy- fight for your ovaries! • do not mix herbs in infusions and use one full ounce of dried herb per quart jar of infusion.. • scleroderma- comfrey to loosen tissues of skin, linden infusion to stop inflammation.. • sinus infection- linden flower infusions, comfrey infusions, echinacea tincture.. • nerve pain- skullcap tincture made from fresh flowering plant.. • anxiety and stomach pain..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Psychic Truths with Sara Wiseman

Mar 19, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sara Wiseman. Sara is a spiritual teacher, intuitive and author of six insightful books on spirituality and intuition. She is the founder of Intuition University, hosts the popular radio show Ask Sara, and is a top contributor to DailyOM, VividLife, InspireMeToday and more.  this episode Q&A- includes: • making blood vessels more flexible by drink nourishing herbal infusions.. • encourage lung health with mullien milk and to make best use of oxygen at high altitudes with osha root tincture.. • thyroid nodules? try chickweed tincture to dissolve masses.. • adenomyosis and raspberry leaf infusions.. • pelvic floor and uterine prolapse.. • sprouts are not healthy or nutritious.. • vitex to bring on menstration.. • oxalate found in food.. • and much more..

Herbal First Aid Teleclass -- Session Two -- with Susun Weed

Mar 14, 2014 01:30:00

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This class is for registrants of Susun's Herbal-First Aid online course, offered at the Wise Woman University...if you want to join us for this eight week course, you can register at www.wisewomanbookshop.com First hour of this teleclass will be lecture, followed by a 30 minute period for questions and answers (Q&A for registered students only please)...Susun will discuss and cover the following topics: >>    How to Make and Use Infused Healing Herbal Oils from Flowers, Leaves, Roots, Barks, and Seeds >>    How Infused Oils Differ from Essential Oils >>    Choosing a Base Oil >>    Examples & Questions

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Authentic Living Andrea Mathews

Mar 12, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Andrea Mathews. Andrea is a psychotherapist with a thriving private practice, offering Transpersonal Therapy to her clients for the past seventeen of her overall thirty years? experience as a therapist, manager and a supervisor of therapists, in the Substance Abuse and Mental Health field. She is the author of two other books, Restoring My Soul: A Workbook For Finding And Living The Authentic Self, and The Law Of Attraction: The Souls Answer To Why It Isn't Working And How It Can, as well as several articles in national and international magazines, and several poems in literary presses. For the past five years she has been the host of the Authentic Living Show on VoiceAmerica.com. Learn more about her and her work at www.andreamathewslpc.com and at www.innerwings.com. this Q&A- includes: • fierce teacher- Susun Weed.. • genital herpes- hypericum perforatum, burdock root and echinacea root infusion for outbreaks.. • use only fresh plant material for making oils.. • thoughts of suicide and depression.. • grains and beans, the paleo diet, phytic acid, eating seeds, preparing seeds..  • roast nuts to remove anti-nutrients.. • cut on labia that is not healing- medi honey to the rescue.. • meditation for nerve pain.. • sinus infection- humidifier, horseradish, hot/cold foot bath, hot cloth across  the face.. anti infective- elderberry..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Breastfeeding Sara Chana Silverstein

Mar 5, 2014 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sara Chana Silverstein. Sara is an AHG Herbalist, Classical Homeopath, Lactation Consultant, Birth Assistant and mother of 7 children (5 boys and 2 girls). She does health segments for CBS, NBC, ABC and FOX news where she discusses herbs and homeopathy. She just produced an APP called Breastfeeding for Boobs which has 103 original videos, 350 articles and a special section on Alternative medicine for breastfeeding moms. In the app Sara answers any question a new mom could have.  this episode Q&A- includes: • breast cancer and estrogen producers- 30 different types of estrogen in a womans body.. • red clover- anti cancer and fertility promoter.. • immunizations and flu vaccines.. • alcohol based hand washes instead of triclosan based.. • vegans are totally rejecting animals.. • progesterone shot from birth control does not effect baby's health.. • cervical eversion- surgery is not necessary, but can reduce pain and bleeding. • celiac disease- genetic disease.. • yogurt on a daily basis is a great healer of the intestines..  

Herbal First Aid Teleclass - Session One - with Susun Weed

Mar 4, 2014 01:27:00

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This class is for registrants of Susun's Herbal-First Aid online course, offered at the Wise Woman University...if you want to join us for this eight week course, you can register at www.wisewomanbookshop.com First hour of this teleclass will be lecture, followed by a 30 minute period for questions and answers (Q&A for registered students only please)...Susun will discuss and cover the following topics: >>  How to Make and Use Healing Herbal Poultices, Compresses, Fomentations, Soaks, and Baths >>  Hot and Cold Applications >>  Using Clay Poultices >>  Water Quality and Water Substitutes >>  Examples & Questions

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Wise Woman Sarah Elisabeth

Feb 26, 2014 02:00:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Sarah Elisabeth. Sarah is an Herbalist in the Wise Woman Tradition.  She has taught at the Green Thumb GrowTogether, Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, Beacon Institute and New York Botanical Garden.  She has been featured in the May 2013 issue of Rural Intelligence in the article Have the Oil, Hold the Olay.  Her Herbal offerings can be found at www.sarahannelisabeth.com.  She is founder and farmer of Groundwork Herb Sanctuary and Sargent-Downing Gardens and Nursery.        this episode Q&A- includes: • essential oils- why they are drugs and why not to use them.. • finding intimacy with herbs through using one herb at a time.. • yarrow tincture is safe for everyone • cancer? do not blame yourself! take care of yourself with love and care and use herbs.. • Breast Cancer? Breast Health! is useful for all types of cancers.. • we all lose when we compare ourselves to others.. • acne? yarrow tincture used as a mist and support liver with dandelion root, chicory root, or burdock roots • tell your truth or lose your thyroid.. • menopause is a time for possibility of making change.. • aspergers syndrome and hyperactivity- catnip and motherwort tinctures from fresh flowering plant.. • wild carrot seed as effective birth control- check out Robin Rose Bennett • melenoma- fresh celandine sap put on skin cancer can cause it to fall off.. • calendula oil or ointment to prevent scaring.. • parasitic worms- this is where drugs are best used for mildest results.. • boric acid for yeast infection.. • no ticture press necessary when tincturing fresh herbs..  

Magical, Marvelous, Medicinal Mints!

Feb 23, 2014 01:31:00

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Come with me into the world of mints . . . on beyond peppermint, lemon balm, and lavender . . . all the way out to shiso, bergamot, and ground ivy. We’ll learn how to recognize and utilize plants in the mint family. I’ll catalog some of the dozens of useful Lamiaceae genera, including Salvia, Rosmarinus, Thymus, Oreganum, and Basilicum. After looking at some general tendencies found throughout the mint family – especially their antispasmodic, antiseptic, and antioxidant abilities – we will focus in on some of my favorites – such as Leonurus, Perilla, Monarda, and Prunella – and their special qualities. Bring your mint stories and your questions, and get ready for the magical, marvelous, medicinal mints! Marvelous Magical Mints with Susun Weed was recorded live in 2013 at the Southeast Womens Herbal Festival If you enjoy this lecture by Susun Weed...consider joining her online or inperson for a herbal medicine workshop in Woodstock NY - here are a few workshops offered in the next few months... Too far away to study in person? Susun also offers correspondence courses, online courses, mentorship, books, audio, video and more...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Goat Wrangler Tammy Dunakin

Feb 19, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun will answe 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Tammy Dunakin. Tammy started Rent-a-Ruminant LLC in 2004. She had no idea how to do this business and there were no "how to" books or programs set up to teach her. She lives in the Pacific Northwest on Vashon Island and service cities and towns throughout. Tammy currently has about 140 goats and 2 herding dogs. They are what she calls Urban Nomads and travel from job to job munching unwanted vegetation as they go.. They live on site. The goats are her friends and are almost all rescues. They are never slaughtered and when they can no longer go on jobs are retired to live out their days on Tammy's farm in peace. this episode Q&A- includes: • thyroid issues? eat kelp for deep rich mineralization.. • lymphoma- red clover and burdock infusion, poke root tincture, cleavers tincture.. • lupus means immune sysytem is exhausted, nourish with fresh echinacea root tincture.. • polycystic ovarian syndrome? check out Down There at www.wisewomanbookshop.com • hot flashes and waking at night- find rest outside of sleeping.. • arthritis pain? whip with fresh stinging nettle and check out "oh my aching joints" in New Menopausal Years.. • the real power is in the moon logde not the sweat lodge.. • jaw pain and clenching the teeth- Have you biten off more than you can chew? tincture of st. joans wort prevents and relives muscle spasms.. • vaginal dryness- drink oatstraw infusions and acidophilus capsules inserted vaginally..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Storytelling and Myth with Ayn Sullivan

Feb 12, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with award winning author Ayn Cates Sullivan, Ph.D.. Ayn is pioneering a new renaissance of creativity and spiritual expression. She has written many books for adults and children and believes that society blossoms when poetry and stories are shared and honored. She lives in California with her husband, children and many pets. this episode Q&A- includes: • using primarly olive oil? your blood may show low vitamin D levels.. • vitamin D found in stinging nettles and shitake mushrooms.. • antibiotics are not good at preventing infections.. • yarrow is a good friend of the mouth- astringent, stops bleeding, anti bacterial.. • menopause does not start and stop- it is eradic.. • kundalini while having hot flashes! check out New Menopausal Years The Wise Woman Way.. • toe nail fungus- hysterical hygiene, apple cider vinegar, horsetail infusion.. • nausea during pregnancy- NHI's, ginger, and if you live in a medical state try marijuana.. • motherwort for anxiety- made from fresh flowering plant, take dropperful dose.. • caffine during pregnancy? needs to be used in moderation.. • chemoterapy? nourish your liver with milk thistle tincture..  • pinworms- the drug is the least invasive.. • nettle infusion, well cooked greens, sardines all provide plenty of calcium.. • ambien taper- oatstraw infusion, skullcap, sleep in very dark room.. • harvesting nettle and parts used.. • use dried herbs for infusions!! • hernia? check out Shouldice Clinic.. • nuclear contaminationof seaweed? Ryan Drum says no.. • estrogen and menopause..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Tantra Elsbeth Meuth/ Freddy Zental Weaver

Feb 5, 2014 02:00:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Dr. Elsbeth Meuth and Freddy Zental Weaver. Dr. Elsbeth Meuth, Ed.D., was born and raised in Germany and has been developing her career over the past 40 years in the United States and Europe. Freddy Zental Weaver co-led creative self-discovery seminars at the Institute for Creative Living in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, and Hawaii. Tantra and sexual enlightenment. this episode Q&A- includes: • heroin addiction- radical self worth and nourishing herbal infusions.. • menopausal flooding? sheppards purse tincture- yarrow will work too.. • hawthorne tincture to nourish the heart.. • if you do not wish to be pregnant protect yourself with birthcontrol pills.. • light pollution is the worst pollution for your health- sleep in the dark.. • hormones in birth control pills and HRT cause a time capsule in developement.. • lymphoma? cleavers tincture or poke tincture.. • chaga is a rare mushroom- find another medicinal mushroom with your healing needs • stage 0 cancer means just that- no cancer.. • how to use flax seed to prevent cancer.. • thoughts on essentail oils.. • and much more....

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Probiotics with Chakra Earthsong Levy

Jan 29, 2014 01:53:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Chakra Earthsong Levy. Chakra is Holistic health consultant, teacher, and entrepreneur Chakra Earthsong Levy has a deep love of organic, whole foods and live cultured drinks, which led to the creation of KeVita. After years of perfecting home fermentation, KeVita Sparkling Probiotic Drinks are by far her best ferment! Living high in the Colorado Mountains for many years, she and her family harvested summer?s bounty for winter?s nutrition by culturing locally grown vegetables to preserve the probiotic rich benefits. As the formulator of KeVita she sets the highest quality organic standards, selecting ingredients for KeVita with great care. this episode Q&A- includes: • pin worms- we are not meant to live alone but hysterical hygiene through two life cycles to help.. • infant eczema? lacofermented foods and nourishing herbal infusions espeically nettles to reverse allergic reactions.. • cook kale for at least an hour.. • three traditions of healing.. • electrolytes and drinking infusions instead of water.. • chickweed is a wonderful herb for the eyes.. palming is very restful for the eyes.. • tooth care- electric toothbrush and astringent herbs such as yarrow tincture, myrth tincture, bloodroot tincture.. • nourishing herbs, tonifying herbs, stimulating and sedating herbs.. • fenugreek tea for lactation and infusions of red clover, nettles, oatstraw, red raspberry leaf.. • and much more....

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Future Primative Joanna Harcourt Smith

Jan 22, 2014 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Joanna Harcourt Smith. Joanna was born in 1946 high up in a the Mountains of Switzerland. She grew up in Paris and went to school in France. She speaks five languages, three very well and two well enough to create relationships in that language. Her book "Tripping the Bardo with Timothy Leary" is the love of her life. It took her 30 years to digest and compost the experiences she writes about. She has lived for 40 years in the US and this is where she has learned to love herself and others. Joanna is the producer-interviewer for the weekly podcast she created eight years ago.  this episode Q&A- includes: • adrenal dysfunction- do not drink water, drink nourishing hebal infusions.. • the seven medicines- serenity, story, mind, lifestyle, alternative, pharmaceutical and high tech medicine.. • chaga mushrooms is important medicine in short supply, save for those with cancer who really need it.. • have lots of questions? need a mentor? www.wisewomanmentor.com • gas? bitters- dandelion, chickory, wornwood.. aromatic seeds- caraway, fennel, corriander.. • ovarian cysts- fresh chickweed tincture- high success.. • PCOS? animal fat at every meal, 3-4 dropperfuls of vitex ticture daily.. • gluten sensitivity and oatstraw.. • vegan diet- you will damage yourself.. • bladder infections- cedar, juniper berry tincture, sage infusions by the sip, corn silk infusions, uva ursi infusions..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Healthy Hoohoo with Stacy Lyon

Jan 15, 2014 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Stacy Lyons. Stacy Lyons' path to a healthy hoohoo has been a lifelong journey. With her passion for health, wellness and commitment to quality products, it was only natural that she had a light-bulb moment, the kind you hear about, but highly doubt truly happen in real life. The light smacked her along the side of the head after three coincidental conversations in one week in September of 2009. She launched healthy hoohoo in November of 2011, and is grateful for the opportunity to help women. this episode Q&A-includes: • gardenerella vaginosis? plain yogurt, yarrow ticture, garlic suppositories, mayan abdominal massage.. • chickweed tincture for ovarian cysts  • fibroid tumor- usually not dangerous- vitex or saw palmetto tincture • flooding? shepards purse! • for scabies- very hot bath, alcohol based soap, sulfer ointment- suffocate them! • colonoscopy necessary? be proactive with your health! eat more fiber.. • endometriosis- lower red meat consumption, increas cooked greens, get more omega 3's, liver strengthening herbs.. • healthy fats in the diet- full fat yogurt, full fat cheese, butter, sardines, olive oil..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Women's Cancers with Dr. Catheryn Yashar

Jan 8, 2014 02:00:00

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Susun Weed Answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interveiw with Dr. Catheryn Yashar. Dr. Yashar?s clinical and research focus has centered on cancers in women, notably breast and gynecologic cancers. Her surgical training is invaluable particularly in the application of brachytherapy in both breast and gynecologic tumors. She currently serves as the Chief of the Gynecologic Cancer and Breast Cancer Services in the UCSD Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences. She is also part of the BC5 project, a recently formed consortium organized to broaden awareness about breast cancer treatment options. this episode Q&A-includes: • DCIS breast cancer may not be breast cancer at all- try step 0- watchful waiting • sunflower seeds or oil? seeds.. • ADHD child- home schooling or drugs? catnip can be an allie • macular degeneration- linked to hydrogenated fats- avoid processed foods • rosacea is a viral infection and can be treated with low dose antibiotics- liver strengthening herbs- dandelion, burdock, chicory.. • red clover infusion to increase fertility.. • slippery elm to restore mucous surfaces and comfrey infusions to repair surfaces of throat and gut.. • constipation? yellow dock tincture.. • osteoporosis? herbs and foods to increase bone density.. • and much more... 

Ask Herbal Health Susun Weed & Extraordinary Power to Heal Dr. Bruce Semon

Dec 11, 2013 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Bruce Semon. Bruce Semon, M.D., Ph.D., is a board certified psychiatrist in both Child and Adolescent and Adult psychiatry. His latest book is Rottenseed! Cottonseed, Alzheimer's and Your Brain. He is also the co-author (with Lori Kornblum) of An Extraordinary Power to Heal, Extraordinary Foods for the Everyday Kitchen, and Feast Without Yeast: 4 Stages to Better Health. this episode Q&A includes: • red clover infusion- only use the blossoms! • ovaries hold the stories of our ancestors • increase gut flora with fermented foods and lactofermented foods • scabies? hot water, alcohol based green soap and apply sulfer ointment • adult acne? nourish the liver with dandelion, burdock, chicory or milk thistle • vitex nourishes the pituitary and allows the hormones to dance • anxiety attacks- addressing what change occured, elongated exhales and motherwort tincture on rists • parasites- learn how to live with them? • fertility over 40- eat animal products, organic pasture raised..    

Ask Herbal Health Susun Weed & Brain Based Learning with Glynda-Lee Hoffman

Dec 4, 2013 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Glynda-Lee Hoffmann. As a young child in a turbulent home Glynda-Lee Hoffmann had a series of mystical experiences that fueled her desire to understand, to pursue truth in a way that others did not, to see things that others never perceived and look at things with a discerning and inquiring mind that yearned to touch a cosmic awareness that brought peace, serenity and wholeness. She also realized this information represented a revelation that pertains to the human brain that was historically understood and experienced by Abraham, Moses, Jesus and others.Glenda has written a groundbreaking book The Genesis Code: Your Key to Unlocking Hidden Genius.   this episode- Q&A includes: • bioidentical hormones put your health at risk • explanation of heroic, scientific and wisewoman traditions • life is bumpy and gritty- no normal person- nourish whole unique person • cysts and possibilty of unexpressed emotions.. • red clover blossom for infusions not redclover leaf • solar keratosis? St. Joan's Wort • eczema and psoriasis- skin and personal boundaries- comfrey leaf infuson increases strength of skin and loosens skin • retincturing plants that are fresh, scarce and rare • kidneys are the store of ancestreal energy • persistant yeast infection? black walnut tincture, chamomile, goldenrod, guided meditation found in Down There • check out Robin Rose Bennett as the expert on wild carrot seed..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed with Life Strategist Allie LeFevere

Nov 27, 2013 02:02:00

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Ask Your Health Questions here....Susun Weed will enlighten, shock, and delight you...Susun answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Allie LeFevere. Allie is a Healthy Living Catalyst, Life Strategist, Adventure Instigator and frequent Media Contributor. Some appearances include MindBodyGreen, ABC, NBC, CBS, WGN, You & Me in the Morning and she was featured by Wellness Activist, Kris Carr, as a Healthy Living Expert to keep an eye on. As a witty muse in the march toward brazen living, Allie urges women to take accountability of their own spark and stop asking for permission to thrive. She encourages a life of passionate purpose, authentic living, healthy lifestyle practices, gratitude and tons of global adventure. this episode Q&A- includes: • do not combine herbs in infusions, keep it simple.. • 4 plant poisons- alkaloids, glucosides, resins, volitile oils.. • hair loss is effected by the level of minerals in the body- drink nettle infusion • burdock seed oil to stimulate hair growth.. • jojoba oil is closest in composition to the oils of our skin • celandine poppy- evergreen plant can be used as a paste to remove skin tags. • essential oils are not safe- hormonal disruptors, killers of gut flora, bad for the earth.. • support small farmers with meat you buy.. soy supports ConAgra.. • start your day with protein not carbohydrates- makes a huge difference in energy levels • HPV genital worts? increase fish intake, better quality meat and dairy, and infusions.. • yellow dock tincture is an aparient not a laxitive that gently opens the bowels without dependency.. • and much, much more- listen in for all the details..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and the Divine with Jennifer Urezzio

Nov 20, 2013 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health Questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Jennifer Urezzio. Jennifer Urezzio specializes in helping people connect -- to themselves, to each other and to the Divine. She founded a new paradigm, Soul Language, which provides guidance for  understanding our true nature and tools for accessing deeper levels of awareness. Jennifer has a new book, Soul Language -- Consciously Connecting With Your Soul for Success, that just came out November 7th.  this episode Q&A- includes: • fertility issues? aboriginal beliefe of calling the baby to join you before conceiving.. • vegetarianism for the sake of ahimsa- if you want to stay alive you must eat life- animals and plants equal in spirit. • weight gain after menopause is healthy if you are fit.. • chronic lyme disease- use fresh plant tincture of skullcap and astragalus infusion • abortion? go to a clinic and use herbs before and after to take care of yourself, but not to abort.. • herniated disc- try St. Joan's Wort tincture made from fresh plant material and use as much as you need! • get your blood pressure down with a meditation practice and hawthorn and motherwort.. • comfrey leaf infusion for tendons and ligaments..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Hololistic Health with Paula Youmell

Nov 13, 2013 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health question followed by a 30 minute interview with Paula Youmell. Paula Youmell is  is a NYS-Licensed RN; Author; Certified Holistic Health, Nutrition & Fitness Educator; NYS-Licensed Health and Physical Education Teacher;  Reiki Master; Herbalist; and yoga instructor who works through her private, holistic health counseling practice, Hands On Health Holistic Healing, in Potsdam, NY.   this episode Q&A- includes: • diabetic wound- hawthorn or motherwort to increase circulation- comfrey compress wonderful healer of wounds • how to support a loved one through the process of death.. • emotional healing from cesarean birth • esophagus issues and the throat chakra • polycystic ovarian syndrome- check out Down There for a lot of information! • menorrhagia? heavy bleeding? flooding? nourish yourself, eat liver! • when buying shepards purse make sure it is made from fresh plants.. • sinus infection? horse radish daily and reduce inflammation with comfrey and linden infusions..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Spiritual Health with Dr. Susan Shumsky

Nov 6, 2013 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Susan Shumsky. Dr. Susan Shumsky has dedicated her life to helping people take command of their lives in highly effective, powerful, positive ways. She is the author of 10 books, published by Simon & Schuster, Random House, and New Page. A pioneer in the human potential field, she has spent more than 45 years teaching thousands of people meditation, prayer, affirmation, and intuition. Her book titles include Miracle Prayer, Divine Revelation, Exploring Meditation, Exploring Auras, Exploring Chakras, How to Hear the Voice of God, Ascension, Instant Healing, The Power of Auras, and The Power of Chakras.   this episode Q&A- includes: • brca 1 mutation and ovarian cancer- take birth control pills and gingko biloba  • tincturing gingko? how, when and why.. • fertility issues- try adoption or increase fertility with red clover infusion and vitex berry tincture.. • communicate with plants.. the plant will communicate how to use it for medicine.. • symptoms of menopausal women.. • oak bark sitz bath to dry things up down there- sores, yeast and bacteria.. • many ways of sexual intimacy without intercourse.. • why to not use st. joans wort with birth control pills • use simples- one herb at a time • motherwort to ease anxiety • turn anxiety into fear to find the treasure of what you really want! • depression? take your power back- speak your truth.. • 7 lifetimes to become an herbalist- be patient with yourself.. • hypertension? start with a meditation practice • want thicker fuller hair during menopause? stinging nettle for healthy hair follicle growth..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Alive with Diabetes with Amy Ryan

Oct 30, 2013 02:01:00

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Susun Weed answers herbal health questions for 90 minutes and then has a 30 minute interview with Amy Ryan. Amy F. Ryan lives in Alexandria, Virginia, with her family. She is a graduate of the University of Virginia and the Georgetown University Law Center. She practices law in Washington, D.C., specializing in the commercialization of new medical technologies. Amy has had Type 1 diabetes for nearly 20 years. She wrote SHOT: Staying Alive with Diabetes to create a readable account of this very difficult disease, one that would be different from the numerous "how-to" books about diabetes. She wanted a book that could be shared with family, friends, and others, to raise awareness about what life is really like for those with T1Diabetes.   this episode Q&A-includes: • anti-inflammatory? linden infusion and comfrey infusions  • best herb for hair? nettles- infusion of course! • how to make burdock seed oil for the scalp • herbalism is allopathic medicine.. • kelp is the best seaweed to help us through difficulties.. • colonics and enemas remove bacteria from the colon.. we need bacteria in our intestines! • cook your vegetables for long enough for maximum digestion. • yellow dock tincture to keep the bowels regular- safe to take daily.. • function of estrogen and progesterone throughout a womans cycle.. • organic liver to raise iron levels.. • best blood stopping herbs- ladies mantel, witch hazel tincture, shepards purse tincture.. • all mushrooms have the ability to prevent cancer.. • HPV? St. Joans Wort and astragalus tincture • artemisia vulgaris- crone wort- make vinegar with young leaves and roots..  

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Healthy Food with Rachel Berman

Oct 23, 2013 02:02:00

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Susun Weed answers herbal health questions and interviews a guest. Rachel Berman, RD, CD/N, is the Health Editor at About.com. She provides users with practical science-based information related to nutrition, weight loss and health. Ms. Berman has worked with various patient populations in the clinical setting for almost a decade and is passionate about helping people develop a healthier relationship with food. In addition, Ms. Berman is the author of Boosting Your Metabolism For Dummies and Mediterranean Diet For Dummies, published by Wiley in 2013.    This episode Q&A-includes: • where did Susun begin her journey with herbs • menopause is a hormonal change like puberty.. • cook your vegetables! cook kale for at least one hour.. • MEAL- meat eating animal lovers • fall root preparations- dandelion, burdock, and yellow dock • elderberry tincture for winter readiness.. • let your body acclimate to cold weather. • at the very first sign of shingles use hypericum perforatum • Aviva Romm has an excellent herbal book for parents treating children. • if uterine fibroids are causing problems use vitex or saw palmetto tincture, investigate acupuncture, drink nourishing herbal infusions.. • red clover does not actually contain estrogen but phtosterols phytoestrogens..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Oct 16, 2013 02:02:00

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Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you...   This episode Q&A- includes: • breast lumps- anti cancer lifestyle, infusions, compresses, anointment. • elective surgery? give yourself time to think it through.. • how to nourish intestinal issues.. • ulcerated colitis- restore lining of Colon with slippery elm.. • how to use golden rod • what herbs to make infused oils with • what are diuretics? • safety of herbs during pregnancy.. • goats milk formula and b vitamins.. • milk thistle seed uses and always use it as a tincture or liquid extract.. • why to pasteurize vinegar before making herbal vinegar.. • nutritional profile of oatstraw.. • how to make saw palmetto tincture- always use the berries..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Healing Creativity with Sara Deutsch

Oct 9, 2013 02:02:00

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Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you... This episode features a 30 minute in depth and fascinating interview with Sara Deutsch. Sara Deutsch, M.S.,(PhD abd) is a college teacher, Creative Arts Therapist and multimedia artist who explores creativity as a healing force. This episode Q&A includes: • invasive lobular carcinoma check out Breast Cancer? Breast Health! • fibroids and flooding and spiritual healing • mucous membrane builders- comfrey, linden, slippery elm and mallows • bladder wrack while pregnant?  • nourishing herbal infusions change lives.. •do not make infusions in french press.. • identifying chickweed and scarlet pimpernel • tincturing herbs- do not grind do not mix! • New Menopausal Years for a lot of information on thyroid..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed Empowerment with Avalaure Gaither Beharry

Oct 2, 2013 01:56:00

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Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine secrets. This episode features a 30 minute in depth interview with Avalaura Gaither Beharry. Avalaura is a speaker and spiritual counselor inspiring and empowering individuals to discover their true selves and live the life they were meant to live. Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode episode includes: • nourishing herbal infusions not a cure, a life style • soaked plantain seed for thrush infection in mouth • nourish and strengthen tissues needed to give birth with comfrey infusion • vitex berry to reset the pineal and pituitary glands • grief over miscarriage? set up a shrine honoring the baby lost.. • coffee is not poison- it is a herb! • nettle infusion- the most energetic plant we can drink.. • poke root- when to safely harvest.

Ask Herbal Expert Susun Weed and Natural Alignment with Kathleen Porter

Sep 25, 2013 02:01:00

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Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you. Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine and health secrets. This episode features a 30 minute in depth and fascinating interview with Kathleen Porter the author of Natural Postures for Pain Free Living: The Partice of Mindful Alignment. Kathleen and Susun discuss the impotance of proper position of the pelivis and spine throughout ones life. Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes do special diets work to increase health?armtourself with whole foods and infusions. suggestions on how to make nourishing herbal infusions more suited for personal preference. infusions to increase bone density. spell to use when experiencing compromised relationships to work together for the greatest possible good. mullein milk for asthma. what is the function of the liver and why it is good to eat? candida and fermented foods the importance of cooking and the commitment to nourishing yourself. what are the most important foods to eat organic?  what foods that are calming to children? Avoid processed foods and food colorings. get fit! fat doesn't matter, getting fit does. information about soaking grains, discard the soaking water. dandelion to prevent acid reflux. and more...listen to get all the details...

Ask Herbal Health Susun Weed & Robin Rose Bennett Wise Woman Herbal Healing

Sep 18, 2013 01:53:00

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Nourish Yourself the Wise Woman Way Susun Weed interviews Robin Rose Bennett, founder of Wisewoman Healing Ways - Herbal Medicine and EarthSpirit Teachings is a compassionate herbalist, gifted writer, and empowering teacher. The focus of her healing work is to share the generosity of the earth and the magic, mystery, and beauty of the web of life. She is a spiritual midwife sharing herbal medicine to help people birth their true selves in this time of profound transformation. Learn more at http://robinrosebennett.com Topics covered in this evening's Q&A Include: The importance of Intention when working with herbs. Women's health issues.  The joy of being a lifelong student.  Why learning about herbs is learning about everything. 

BodyHum Founders and Wise Woman Susun Weed Herbal Advice

Sep 11, 2013 02:01:00

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Nourish Yourself the Wise Woman Way Susun Weed  interviews Heidi Lehmann and Roslyn Harte, revoluntionary bra designers who are currently working on a new project called BodyHum. Also in this episode, Susun discusses: Don't be afraid of bacteria! What kind of credentials do I need to be an herbalist? How do I tell if Vitamin E has gone rancid? Using slippery elm and dandelion root for acid reflux. Drink coffee for the brain. How do I lighten liver spots?   Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine secrets - learn how to use herbs simply and safely. Empower yourself with easy herbal remedies for herbal healing.  Green Blessings!

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Nourish Your Liver

Sep 4, 2013 01:54:00

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Nourish Yourself the Wise Woman Way Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes: Don't stress your liver with detoxing and cleanses. Should I use prenatal vitamins? Black Nightshade - toxic or not? Herbal tips for dealing with herpes. Increasing your fertility after 40. How to make 4 Thieves Vinegar. Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine secrets - learn how to use herbs simply and safely. Empower yourself with easy herbal remedies for herbal healing.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Intuitive Business with Veronica Drake

Aug 28, 2013 02:02:00

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Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine secrets - learn how to use herbs simply and safely. Empower yourself with easy herbal remedies. This episode features a 30 minute interview with Veronica Drake, an Intuitive Business Consultant. Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes:     Cancer protocol     Help for bacterial vaginosis     Is there herbs for manic depression?     Using comfrey leaf and linden infusions for improving mucus flow     How to tell if you are dealing with bacterial or viral?     Can I use yellow coneflowers?     Mullein for asthma     Does Vitex affect progesterone levels?     and more ... listen in to get all the details.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed & Spitiual Healing with Ronna Prince

Aug 21, 2013 02:00:00

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Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine secrets - learn how to use herbs simply and safely. Empower yourself with easy herbal remedies. This episode features a 30 minute fascinating and informative interview with Ronna Prince intuitive councilor, film producer, and creator of Modern Mastery, her trademark step by step personal growth process. Susun and Rona reveal their journey of spiritual healing.... Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes: herbal pet care - garlic to get rid of fleas? not another bladder infection - tips on how to avoid and how to cure if you get one... is it eczema or herpes? plantain is your ally... anti-inflammatory helper linden flower infusion, comfrey leaf infusion for skin...  slippery elm may cure your digestive distress, may ease symptoms of crohn's disease eat yogurt if you want to re-establish gut flora!! renew your love to promote conception...fall in love all over again and conceive with intention drying your herbs - never expose to sunlight! fact: your clitoris does not age.. and more....listen in to get all the details..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Shamanic Herbalism

Aug 14, 2013 01:57:00

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Shamanic herbalist Susun Weed offers free herbal advice from email and call in questions. Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes: the meaning of holistic medicine - bringing ourselves back together again.. safe herbs for young children and people of all ages experiencing respitory problems and viruses. when and how to harvest various roots for medicine. what is kundalini energy and how to raise it is conceiving a child possible after having tubes tied? Asteracea family - its diversity and Commonality how to use saint Joan's wort for herpes and how herpes function in the body. herniated disc? eat quality meat and dairy products. red clover infusion for fertility bone building vinegars and other recommendations on increasing bone density why we make tinctures with alcohol. grow marijuana in soil rather than hydroponically if wanting to get the most medicinal value from the plant! and more...listen in to get all the details..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Psychic Elizabeth Joyce Wise Woman

Aug 7, 2013 02:02:00

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Nourish Yourself the Wise Woman Way Susun Weed interviews Elizabeth Joyce author of  "Accessing the Fifth Dimension". Raised by a shaman grandmother, Ms. Joyce has been psychic since birth; she is spiritual healer, astrologer, medium, and clairvoyant, go to: www.new-visions.com Topics covered in this evening Q&A include,  Is it ok to exercise in the morning or not? Susun reveals the best diet for optimal health...and why to avoid limiting diets. Breaking the myth of candida overgrowth... this will make you really hot under the collar. Don't Detox...Nourish Yourself with Infusions. Bio-identical hormones snake oil medicine. Toss the vitamins/supplements in the trash now to improve your health!! Finding the underlying causes of skin discomfort may offer relief from psoriasis. St Joan's wort fresh flower tincture to ease depression - never use capsules or tea Motherwort fresh flower tincture can be calming, makes a hard day easier... Comfrey leaf infusion nourishes for healthy skin, nails, hair, bones, and digestive system.  

Low Libido? Susun Weed recommends 7 orgasms per week

Aug 2, 2013 00:18:00

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Not feeling sexy? no worries, Susun Weed has the remedy for you, it's easy, safe, and effective, just have seven orgasms per week....this lively discussion is geared towards mature women who want to help themselves naturally to regain sexual health. Listen in now, Susun will shock, delight and inform...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Light Therapy with Larry Lytle

Jul 31, 2013 02:03:00

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Susun Weed answers 90 minutes of herbal health questions followed by a 30 minute interview with Larry Lytle. Larry Lytle is a  light therapy expert and author of “Healing Light – Energy Medicine of the Future” Topics covered in this evening Q&A include: Trying to conceive with PCOSUsing ChasteberryHorse Chestnut for vein aneurysmThe health benefits of pine pollenMotherwort and hawthorn for heart healthUterine fibroids and ovarian cystsOatstraw for panic attacksThink you have parasites?Violet for the throat

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Jul 17, 2013 02:02:00

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Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine secrets. Learn how to use herbs simply and safely. Empower yourself with easy herbal remedies. Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you... Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes: vegan diet shortens life span. premature ovarian rupture and menopausal symptoms - refuse hormones, nourish with a varied diet and infusions foundations of becoming a teacher of herbal medicine. chicory and dandelion for bile production to process fat. 5 infusions for health - linden, comfrey, red clover, nettles, oatstraw. osteoarthritis and bringing back joint fluidity with comfrey, linden and bone broth soups.. slow to heal wounds? try comfrey leaf poultice. horseradish for sinus problems.. stinging nettles to rebuild adrenals and raise cortisol. environmental radiation? make seaweed a regular part of your diet. birth control - become a lesbian or try wild carrot seed. green smoothies vs infusions - infusions win all the way! how the liver processes alcohol and effective uses of milk thistle. finding the voice of power and nourishing the wholeness of the individual and more... listen in to get all the details..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Jul 10, 2013 02:00:00

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Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine secrets - learn how to use herbs simply, safely and effectively. Empower yourself with easy herbal remedies. Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you... Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes: breaking the seed coat in nuts and seeds to get the most nutrition by heating, grinding and soaking. cleanliness can cause allergies and parasites can contribute to health. can wild comfrey cause liver cancer or venous liver congestion? spotting postmenopausal may be a sign of cervical or uterine cancer - have it checked out by a doctor. what do vitex berries do? apply hot comfrey leaf poultices and castor oil packs for relief of fatty cysts. how to cook vegetable to get the most nutrition from them. the three major reasons for eating - put nutrition first! how to maintain boundaries in you family of origin - hone your shamanic skills. Juliette De Bairacli Levy's lifestyle and not adhering to a strict vegetarian lifestyle. comfrey, nettle and chickweed infusions to strengthen skin. motherwort tincture to relieve stress and anxiety, nettle to strengthen adrenals and relieve stress and the importance of an adequate diet. techniques to  dry herbs. and more...listen to get all the details..

Ask Herbal Health Susun Weed & Hololistic Living and Herbalism with Emily Ruff

Jul 3, 2013 02:02:00

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Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine secrets - learn how to use herbs safely. Empower yourself with easy herbal remedies. This episode features a 30 minute interview with Emily Ruff the director of Florida School of Holistic Living. Emily is a community herbalist, health educator and runs the Florida Herbal Conference. Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes: • uterine fibroids and pregnancy .. • amazing results with nourishing herbal infusions.. • got a goiter? eat seaweed-kombu, wakame and bladder wrack.. • wild carrot seed for birth control.. • comfrey leaf infusion eases the effects of lichen sclerosis.. • gingko biloba tincture to kill ovarian cancer cells.. • worlds leading liver loving herb is dandelion! • pregnancy and miscarriage.. • saint joans wort oil to cure burns. • and more...listen to get all the details..                                                

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Heal Your heart

Jun 26, 2013 02:00:00

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Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you...Susun Weed her herbal medicine secrets - learn how to use herbs simply and safely. Empower yourself with easy herbal remedies. Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes: • kidney stones • try slippery elm, nettles and osha to ease allergy symptoms • phytoestrogens in herbs and food • hot flashes are a sign of vitality •motherwort and hawthorn berry for the heart • increase gut flora and immune function with a quart of yogurt a week • wormwood for giardia • 100 proof vodka for making tinctures • fibroid and pregnancy • white clover and red clover can be interchangeable • mullein milk to heal the lungs • stinging nettle infusion to rebuild the kidneys • scabies? use green soap and sulfur ointment • herbs for herpes.. • and more..listen in to get all the details..

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Herbal Birth Control

Jun 19, 2013 02:02:00

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Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine secrets - learn how to use herbs simply and safely. Empower yourself with easy herbal remedies. Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you... Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes: • rotate through infusions.. • echinacea for infections.. • calcium supplements are dangerous • take charge of your own health! • ovarian cyst? try chickweed tincture, commit to a creative project and experiment with poultices.. • comfrey for bone, tendons and ligaments.. • repair nerves with Saint Joan's Wort • oatstraw infusion to rebuild nervous system.. • restless leg syndrome and lack of minerals-try nettle infusion to build adrenals.. • how wild carrot seed works as birth control.. • astragalus infusion for attacks on the immune system. • red raspberry infusion to coordinate contractions in labor.. • skullcap tincture for pain relief.. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

Jun 12, 2013 02:01:00

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Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you... Topics covered in this evening Q&A include,   Encompassing Integrative Medicine Osteoarthritis, bone health and joint replacements Herbs and diet for helping PCOS Slippery Elm and more for Crohn's disease Working through the Six Steps of Healing Helping with infection for your pet (works for people too!) Menopause is not a problem to be treated but an important part of life HPV and Cervical Health More on optimal diets - raw foods, sprouting, nuts, alkaline/acid diets, whole foods, cooked foods, dairy, sugar and more

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Explains GMOs

Jun 5, 2013 02:01:00

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Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you. Susun Weed shares her herbal medicine and health secrets... Q&A with Susun Weed - this episode includes: • increase energy with nettle infusion.. • astringent herbs for hemorrhoids and anal seizures • can HPV cause cancer? • oatstraw infusion for low libido • in depth analysis of GMOs • varicose veins- nettle infusion and legs up the wall.. • vitiligo- exhausted immune system- nourish with astragalus or echinacea.. • control blood pressure with hawthorn.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

May 29, 2013 01:02:00

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Thank you for listening to the replay of this live event. Susun answered questions on overcoming infertility, dissolving ovarian cysts, relief for insomnia & anxiety, bone mending, and menopausal symptoms...remedies covered include proper use of red clover (no more than two quarts per week), how to make a comfey infusion (always use dried herb), the importance of diet with specific recommendations (eat more animal fats, avoid an exclusionary diet), and specific hints on how to get pregnant, get more rest, heal more quickly, and start feeling better now. Join us each Tuesday evening to ask your own health question...

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed - Natural Healing and Herbal Medicine

May 15, 2013 01:03:00

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this is a replay of Q&A session with women's health expert Susun Weed. Natural Healing topics covered include herbal medicine remedies: nettle lashing for anti-imflammatory relief of joint pain due to tendonitis or arthritis; yellow dock root tincture acts fast to relieve severe constipation, plain yogurt and whole foods for better regularity; cleavers infusion for prevention of lymphodemia, poke root tincture in case of emergency; prevention of osteoporosis  whole milk organic yogurt in your daily diet, and nourishing herbal infusions to include simples of Nettle leaf, red clover blossom, and oatstraw; help for thyroid problems with seaweed as a food and bladderwrack tea; get rid of post nasal drip with echinacea root tincture and horseradish root....enjoy and call in on Tuesday to ask your own health question.

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed and Nourishing Herbal Infusions

May 8, 2013 00:22:00

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Herbal Medicine is People's Medicine: simple, safe, effective. Bring your curiosity and health questions. Susun will enlighten, surprise, and delight you... Susun discusses nourishing herbal infusions and the qualities of the these plants. Nettles, oatstraw, linden, comfrey and red clover infusion, why they are better than taking supplements. Use spoiled nettle infusion and nettle rot for plants, they love nettles too! Tune in and listen for all the details.. 

Ask Herbal Health Expert Susun Weed

May 1, 2013 01:02:00

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Thanks to those who called in with health questions.....Susun Weed shares ways to reverse Osteoporosis, how to restore bone loss, remedies to remove ovarian cysts, help for varicose veins, the benefits of drinking nourishing herbal infusions, and more....Join Susun each week Tuesday evenings 8:30-9:30 pm EST to ask your own health questions - April through October....you may be surprised at the answers....Join us!

Ask Susun Weed - introduction...

Apr 27, 2013 00:17:00

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we are glad to share Susun's expertise with you! Join us each Tuesday evening starting at 8:30 pm Eastern time for an hour of inspiration and interque....this hour is devoted to answering your health questions...call in live or email us in advance, wisewoman@herbshealing.com visit www.susunweed.com to learn more....Susun Weed is the author of the Wise Woman Herbal Series, four best selling books on women's health and wellness, topics include, preventative medicine, how to make your own medicines, general health and wellbeing, nutrition, women's concerns including menstruation, breast health, pelvic health, fertility, pregnancy, childbearing, menopause and more. Yes, men are welcome to call in too....Susun's recent title, Down There" includes chapters health for women and men, with full chapters on orgasm, virility, desire, vag*na,  pen*s, ovaries, testes, prostate, hemorrhoids, and much more.. come, ask questions, listen, enjoy, be shocked, delighted, and informed.....