9 natural plant remedies for stomach problems

9 natural plant remedies for stomach problems
9 natural plant remedies for stomach problems

The use of herbs and other medicinal plants to heal and protect the human body has a long history.

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Indian Ayurvedic Medicine share the longest and most sophisticated histories of healing with plants, herbs and spices.

But the Ancient Greeks and Romans, American Indians and on down to colonial American healers have used plants to relieve pain, protect from infection, nourish skin and hair and ease tension and anxiety.

With the advent of modern medicine, many of these practices fell to the wayside, especially in the United States, where the FDA tends to come down on anything not produced by or profiting Big Pharma.

Well, if you’d prefer to get back to the natural ways and avoid the high costs, side effects and other potential dangers of prescribed medications (like stroke and kidney disease), I have a list for you…

Have you heard of these nine powerful plants that can spell relief of stomach problems and keep your gut healthy?

Joyce Hollman

By Joyce Hollman

Joyce Hollman is a writer based in Kennebunk, Maine, specializing in the medical/healthcare and natural/alternative health space. Health challenges of her own led Joyce on a journey to discover ways to feel better through organic living, utilizing natural health strategies. Now, practicing yoga and meditation, and working towards living in a chemical-free home, her experiences make her the perfect conduit to help others live and feel better naturally.