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St. John’s Wort Does Not Appear Effective For Treating ADHD In Children And Teens

Children and teens with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) who were treated with the herb St. John's wort did... Read More

St. John’s Wort Collection Mined for Its Medicinal Value

A unique collection of St. John's wort (Hypericum) curated by Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists in Ames,... Read More

Doctor Warns Against St. John’s Wort for Anxiety

In a broad-based review of studies focused on drugs that treat anxiety, a Saint Louis University doctor found no evidence... Read More


wort (Science: botany) The filtrate of malted grains used as the substrate for the production of beer and ale by... Read More


peterwort (Science: botany) See saint Peter's-wort, under... Read More


Mash 1. A mass of mixed ingredients reduced to a soft pulpy state by beating or pressure; a mass of anything in a soft pulpy... Read More

Lead-contaminated calcium supplements pose small but avoidable risk

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Many calcium supplements contain small but detectable levels of lead, needlessly boosting consumers'... Read More

Ethnobotanist says non-regulated herbs pose risks

Herbal trade tries to self-regulate sans guidelines or punishments Ginsengs, echinaceas, and ephedras, oh my! These herbs... Read More

Ethnobotanist warns of mixing herbs with traditional medications

Many patients ‘self-medicate’ and don’t tell physicians If you take herbs for medical purposes, tell your doctor.... Read More

New Web-Based Resource: About Herbs, Botanicals & Other Products

NEW YORK, January 7, 2003 -- A unique web-based resource about herbs, botanicals, and other products has been launched to... Read More

Herbal Medicines Can Be Lethal, Pathologist Warns

A University of Adelaide forensic pathologist has sounded a worldwide warning of the potential lethal dangers of herbal... Read More


Rose 1. A flower and shrub of any species of the genus rosa, of which there are many species, mostly found in the northern... Read More


Filling 1. That which is used to fill a cavity or any empty space, or to supply a deficiency; as, filling for a cavity in a... Read More


wash 1. To cleanse by ablution, or dipping or rubbing in water; to apply water or other liquid to for the purpose of... Read More

Anti-ulcerative colitis activity of Calotropis procera Linn

Calotropis procera Linn (Swallow wort) is a wild plant, highly branched perennial shrub that belongs to the family of... Read More