Herbs That Help Ease Children’s Ailments Reviewed by Momizat on . Herbal Chikitsa Studies have revealed that herbal supplements available in the market are useful in curing cold, skin allergies and sleeping disorders among chi Herbal Chikitsa Studies have revealed that herbal supplements available in the market are useful in curing cold, skin allergies and sleeping disorders among chi Rating: 0
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Herbs That Help Ease Children’s Ailments

Herbs That Help Ease Children’s Ailments

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Studies have revealed that herbal supplements available in the market are useful in curing cold, skin allergies and sleeping disorders among children. However, parents need to be little discreet in using herbs even though they have some supporting evidence in there favour.
Parents need to recognise that treatment of any disease with an herbal medicine is really drug therapy, not dietary supplementation.

Andrographis paniculata is one such herb that the researchers found promising. It is a plant widely used for treating the common cold, flu and other infections in traditional Chinese and Indian medicine
Evening primrose oil, valerian root and ivy leaf are the other herbs with some evidence to support, according to findings. The discovery was published in the Journal of Pediatrics.

There are botanicals in the market that may well aid in childhood illness. However, they these products needed to be actively investigated by researchers.
Clinical trials have proved that evening primrose oil is effective for children’s atopic eczema that causes patches on the skin and makes it dry and extremely itchy. An extract of an American wildflower, the oil is rich in fatty acids.

An herbal sedative valerian is effective in improving sleep patterns among boys. Extracts of ivy leaf are useful in treating upper respiratory problems which the team of researchers found to be helpful for children with asthma or chronic bronchitis.

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