Flower power for health

Flower power for health

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Flowers don't just look good and smell good - they can heal too, depending on their cooling or warming nature. In traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), cooling foods help to clear heat and toxins, while warming foods improve circulation and qi (vital energy) in the...
13 Feb 2017 - General
I stumbled upon this article and I think it's timely to discuss practices and health benefits of brewing tea that is made out of flowers. Personally, I have tried chrysanthemum tea, both warm and iced. I was not aware that it was traditionally used for medicinal purposes as a pain reliever. In our country, we have very few flowers that have been traditionally used for medicinal purposes. Just want to ask if there are any flowers in your region that is popularly used for traditional medicine....
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