This week we’re highlighting an episode of the Health Happens podcast. You can listen to the full episode here. If you have any questions or would like to learn about common herbal remedies that are used as alternatives to antibiotics, come visit us!
Synergy means the cooperation of two parts to cause an outcome greater than the sum of their separate effects. In botanical medicine, this means combining 2 or more herbs to get a stronger tincture. Synergy is hard to reconcile with evidence-based medicine. Some practitioners use herbs at doses lower than recommended based on therapeutic range.
Upper respiratory tract infections are extremely common. Getting sick a couple of times per year is not unusual and as long as you’re clearing things up and feeling better, that’s the sign of a healthy immune system. However, if you’re getting over 6 colds or flus a year, it might mean that you are more