Feeling a little stuffy,runny rose, and sore throat go grab the elderberry out the cabinet. Elderberry will knock that cold out of your body no need for no chemical filled medicine...Now that I got your attention lets talk Elder....Berry!
What is it?
Elder berry is the edible black or red berrylike drupe of any of a genus (Sambucus) of shrubs or trees of the honeysuckle family bearing flat clusters of small white or pink flowers.
What are the Health Benefits?
1. Supports a health immune system
2. Helps relief Allergies
3. Supports the Digestive System
4. Helps fight Flu Symptoms
5.Aids in reducing the duration of a Cold
6. Acts as a Natural Diuretic
How Do I Use it?
Elderberry is commonly used as a syrup , to help fight flu symptoms and reduce the duration of a cold. The dried berries or juice are used to treat infections, headaches, dental pain, heart pain and nerve pain, as well as a laxative and diuretic. Elderberries can be eaten just as a fruit, and can be added into your favorite smoothies or dishes.
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