With the wildfire season starting earlier this year, Quicksilver Scientific recently introduced their Wildfire Respiratory Bundle. To help you determine the impact of smoke in your area, check out the Wildfire Smoke Forecast Maps through the app OpenSummit. [Read more…]
Resource Partner Blog: Sun Horse Energy
Written by Mater herbalist Dan Moriarty is the founder of Sun Horse Energy Adaptogenic Elixirs. He is a third generation herbalist specializing in a class of botanical known as adaptogens.
If you’re new to the world of adaptogens, here’s how these medicinal herbs, in a nutshell, support the immune system…
Adaptogens counteract the effects of stress in the body. Stressors of all kinds harm several systems in the body, including the immune systems. Adaptogens can prevent or even reverse those harmful effects.
While counteracting the physical effects of stress is a great thing, how else can adaptogens support the immune system? How do they actually strengthen the immune response?
Before answering these questions, let’s take a step back and talk about the basics of the immune system.
Resource Parter Blog: Sun Horse Energy
Mater herbalist Dan Moriarty is the founder of Sun Horse Energy Adaptogenic Elixirs. He is a third generation herbalist specializing in a class of botanical known as adaptogens.
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we thought it would be best if you heard it straight from the horse’s mouth (pardon the pun) about how adaptogens support the immune system, even against a highly-contagious virus.
As a nutritionist I had been inundated with emails describing protocols to help enhance the immune system from many different sources. I do believe we can all boost our natural abilities to fight infection with diet, supplements and lifestyle measures. Below, I have compiled some of my previous posts and recommendations that I thought would be most useful. [Read more…]