White Lettuce Cure

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Wild Lettuce is not a garden vegetable but actually a woodland member of the sunflower family Asteraceae/Compositae).
Wild lettuce is a traditional herb used for treating problems such as insomnia, dry coughs, and dysmenorrhea. Also referred to as lettuce opium.
One of the traditional uses of Wild Lettuce is for pain relief. It can be used for muscle spasms, muscular pain due to rheumatism, and painful periods. It can be blended with passion flower for a calming, soothing, pain-relieving herbal tea. It is also useful for cooling down anxiety and strong emotions.
Wild Lettuce helps to promote and increase urine flow and may be helpful in cases of urinary tract infections and edema which is the accumulation of fluid in tissues (swelling) or body cavities.

Wild Lettuce is a common plant found all over Europe. it can also be found locally in the south east and east of England. In the rest of Great Britain it is very rare, and in Ireland it is absent.
It is a very bitter, sedative herb that continued to be an opium substitute into the nineteenth century and was sometimes called a “poor man’s opium” with mild psychotropic effects. Although it is extremely bitter with an unpleasant smell, Wild Lettuce is loved by horses
This herb is commonly recommended for treating insomnia, but it is also beneficial for anxiety.

Methods of use :
The herb is usually consumed by tea or by chewing some leaves.
Used in a herbal bath.
It can be taken by chewing some leaves.
Diffusion: Turns dried Wild Lettuce into a mist that can be inhaled.
Steam Inhalation: Put some leaves together in a medium-sized bowl. Bring water to a boil then pour the steaming water over the herbs. Cover your head with a large towel to capture the steam for 10-15 minutes.

Note: This information is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgement of your physician, pharmacist or other healthcare provider.

If you have any questions feel free to email me soul2soleuk@instantemail.t-mobile.co.uk
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I have created this blog because I have an enormous passion and interest for nutrition, natural health, healing and herbal medicine. I believe in good natural whole food nutrition. I have a great knowledge of 6 years in the fields of herbal medicine and nutrition. I have been using herbal medicine and nutrition for a number of years and it has been a blessing to my health and the health of those around me. Author, writer, owner of six blogs. Lifelong animal lover also studied animal care and have had the honour to own and love a variety of pets. Fulltime mother, health care professional, blogger, multi-tasker also practising Aromatherapy, Holistic therapies and Yoga. My goal is to introduce more comprehensive ways to use nutrition and herbal medicine to allow humans and animals the benefits of all viable systems of medicine. ..... ..... And so this blog was born :-) If you have any questions feel free to email me soul2soleuk@Icloud.com Follow Me on twitter http://Twitter.com/Soul2SoleRemedy
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