April 2018

Monadnock Herbal Society

Minutes April,25 2018

Meeting started 7:10 PM

Members Presents: Mickie Clement, Gale Luby, June Holm,    Tom & Char James, Carolyn Rordam, Dudley Giberson.

Hostess: June Holm cheese and crackers,grapes,and  devil egg Char and Tom bought.

Herb of Month: Gale Luby  talk on different extracts and oil.

Haritak: some specific benefits  purification of digestive system, cleaning of urinary tract, weight loss, aids in diabetes and heart conditions.

hisilyn: is used generally for liver health and as an antioxidant to protect the body from free radical damage. This compound is said to provide anti-aging benefits, prevent liver damage caused by environmental toxins and to support the immune system.

DGL Licorice: Gut inflammation and ulcers,Anti-inflammatory, protects brain, helps prevent cancer growth.

Eleuthero: Lower inflammation, protect heart health, prevent degenerative diseases, boost respiratory health, and increase energy levels.

EGCG: Relaxes  you

Hawthorn Extract:Hawthorn is used for diseases of the heart and blood vessels such as congestive heart failure (CHF), chest pain, and irregular heartbeat. It is also used to treat both low blood pressure and high blood pressure, “hardening of the arteries” (atherosclerosis), and high cholesterol.

Chlorophyll Liquid: Detoxifying blood,energize the body.

Grape Seed Extract:  Grape seed extract may play a role in cancer prevention, bone strength, oral health, healthy blood pressure and more

Grape seed extract may even be useful as a preventative or therapeutic agent in Alzheimer’s disease.

Elderberry: Relief for cold & flu, sinus infection aid, ease allergies and encourages healthy skin.

Cooking: cold pressed grape seed oil, and coconut oil.

I want to thank Gale for such a great job she did at last meeting very knowledgeable.

Meeting ended at 8:10 PM

Next meeting: May 30,2018 7:00 PM Fox Forest. Plant and seed swap please bring boxes,newspaper and or plastic bags.

Add was put in paper.

Hope to see you all at the meeting.

Please if there are any errors or omissions please notify me.

June Holm Secretary/Treasurer