More Than Just A Garnish

Story Title: More Than Just A Garnish
Episode: Six
Broadcast Date: 12th May 2012
Presenter: Trevor Cochrane

Trevor talks to an amazing herbalist about medicinal applications of herbs.

Interesting Information

  • The Marigold herb is a wonderful skin healer. Simply crush the petals of the flower in olive oil and rub into the wound.
  • Lemon Balm is a calming herb that when used in a tea will help relieve headaches, indigestion and nausea. Lemon Balm is also really tasty when the leaves are added to a toasted cheese sandwich.
  • Horseradish is a great remedy for sinus infections. Take a of a teaspoon of freshly grated horseradish root and hold it in your mouth until all the taste is gone. The root will immediately start loosening the mucus from your sinuses and drain down the throat, relieving the pressure and helping to clear the infection.


Kathy Dunn
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