Combat Fatigue with Cistanche Energy Boost Tea

Want more energy? Cistanche tubulosa energy boost tea is known for its anti-oxidation, endurance, and anti-fatigue activity. Cistanche tubulosa makes a fantastic energy boost tea for whole body health. Used as an herbal therapeutic in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) for thousands of years, it’s a nootropic, an adaptogen, and an antioxidant. Frontiers in Pharmacology calls Cistanche “One of the Best Pharmaceutical Gifts of Traditional Chinese Medicine,” highlighting the plant’s bio-activities, including anti-oxidation, neuroprotection, and anti-aging. Phytotherapy Research focuses on its anti-fatigue activity. Cistanche is called Rou Cong-Rong in Chinese.…
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Improving Skin Health: 7 Tips for Keeping Your Skin Healthy

If you’re committed to good skin health, you can fortify your body’s natural protection inside and out. How Healthy Is Your Skin? Looking at your complexion in the mirror can tell you a lot about your skin health on the outside. But if improving skin health is really a priority for you, you need to focus on more than great-looking skin. Keeping your skin healthy below the surface is also an essential part of overall health. Here, I’ll discuss how the three layers of skin…
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What Is Herbalism? Find Out and Learn the Best Herbal Remedies.

What is herbalism? Find out and learn how Phyllanthus niruri and Tulsi may support a healthy microbiome. Catch a cold every other month? Take Nyquil. Suffer from panic attacks? Try Paxil. Wake up at night with acid reflux? Take this purple pill. If 10 people show up at a medical center with the same symptoms, the doctor gives them all the same medication. Problem solved. In western medicine, we tend to think of illness in terms of pathogenic entities. Cures are targeted to a pathogenic…
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Cistanche Health Benefits (Rou Cong Rong)

Cistanche health benefits include enhancing immunity, sexual health, antioxidation, and neuroprotection. It’s known for its anti-aging properties. Cistanche tubulosa (Rou Cong Rong, Ginseng of the Desert) is a fantastic plant for whole body health, which is why we’ve written a lot about it. Native to Mongolia, Cistanche is a nootropic, an adaptogen, and an antioxidant. It has been used as an herbal therapeutic in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) for thousands of years. Scientific Research on Cistanche Let’s start with the research. Here’s what Frontiers in Pharmacology has…
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Lyme Disease Myths – 5 Things Only Lyme Sufferers Know

Think you know a lot about Lyme disease? Here are the top 5 Lyme disease myths — debunked. If you’ve had Lyme disease (or know someone else who has), then you know more than you’ve ever wanted to know about Lyme. However, if you’re like most people, your knowledge about Lyme disease is limited at best. We at Linden Botanicals hear lots of myths about Lyme disease. Our founder, Michael Van der Linden, had Lyme disease for almost 4 years, and he’s passionate about helping people…
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Heal Broken Bones Faster – Here’s How

While no one wants broken bones, there are things you can do to hasten the healing process. The Living Scaffold Inside You It was Halloween just last week, and you may still have images of skeletons dancing in your head. With that thought in mind, I’d like to talk about the organs that make up the scaffolding of our bodies. I’m talking about bones. That’s right, bones are organs. Why are bones organs? The short answer is that they contain various types of living tissue,…
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Cistanche Therapeutic Uses: Rou Cong Rong, Cistanche tubulosa

Cistanche therapeutic uses include helping to clear the mind, enhance learning and memory, and improve physical stamina. Cistanche Therapeutic Uses You’ve been introduced to the Queen, Holy Basil (Ocimum sanctum), the King, Haritaki (Terminalia chebula), and the mastermind, Brahmi (Bacopa monnieri, Water Hyssop). Now it’s time to introduce you to Cistanche tubulosa, also known as Desert Hyacinth, Ginseng of the Desert, and Rou Cong Rong. Many like to call it Methuselah’s Breakfast –and we do too. (Methuselah is the man who reportedly lived until age 969…
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Haritaki Therapeutic Uses (Mybobalan, Terminalia Chebula)

Haritaki therapeutic uses including removing toxins and reducing hypertension. Haritaki is often called the King of Medicines. Haritaki Therapeutic Uses We recently introduced the Queen of Herbs, Holy Basil. Today, we hail Terminalia chebula, known as the “king of medicines” in Tibet. The local Indian and Tibetan name is Haritaki. It is also known as Chebulic Myrobalan, Black Myroblan, and Ink Nut. What Is Haritaki? Haritaki plants are very large deciduous trees that grow up to 100 feet tall. The branches often form in tiers.…
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These Are the Best Teas for Good Health

What are the world’s best teas for good health? We believe they’re the ones sold in our store. What are the best teas for good health? It’s a subject close to our hearts here at Linden Botanicals. In fact, an in-depth investigation into the most powerful plants in the world led us to start the business in the first place. From 50,000 Available Plants, We Selected the 10 Best Teas for Good Health The first thing that you’ll notice about our offerings is that there…
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