[not equal to]Kagara rubbed himself and his sister with sa, aromatic healing herbs widely known in Southern Africa by the Khoekhoe word buchu
. The informant's fourfold repetition of the word sa may suggest that much buchu
"After the rains there are phenomenal wild mushrooms growing in the forests here [in Constantia], or sometimes Pete and I go to Clanwilliam to get our own wild rooibos and buchu
. We even tried a hunting trip once, but all I shot was a brick." Luckily he's much better with a knife.
Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory activities have been reported for buchu
and antimicrobial and analgesic activities reported for Wild Wormwood.
Other ranges also feature, including cool buchu
, active cassia and bracing silverbirch, as well as gift sets such as men's stowaway 2011 and men's traveller 2011.
(Barmosa betulina) - In South Africa, Buchu
is used as a general tonic and medicine, specifically for stomach problems, rheumatism and bladder problems.
Low, 'Different histories of buchu
: Euro-American appropriations of San and Khoekhoe knowledge of buchu
plants', Environment and History, 13(3) (2007): 333-61.
THE INHIBITORY EFFECTS OF BUCHU
LEAF AND GREEN TEAN ON ENTEROCOCCU AND VRE 22.
Compound contains a blend of herbs that are soothing to the urinary tract.
Anticoagulant Herbs and Supplements Alfalfa Allspice Angelica Bilberry Blackhaw Bogbean Boldo Buchu
Cat's claw Chamomile Chondroitin Co-enzyme Q10 Evening primrose Fenugreek Feverfew Flax Garlic Ginkgo Ginseng Glucosamine Guggul Horse chestnut Poplar White willow * Box 8.
Cunha, Silva e Roque (2003) citam algumas ervas para tratar a obesidade: diureticas (buchu
, cavalinha, cha-de-java, galega, milho e salsaparilha); estimulantes da tireoide (bodelha, clorela, espirulina e laminaria); laxativas (konjac e tamarindo-domalabar); moderadoras do apetite (alteia, guar, konjac, tachagens e ispagula); sedativas (melissa, passiflora, tilia e valeriana).
Helmbold's Genuine Fluid Extract, based on extracts of the South African Buchu
shrub, treated everything from 'imbecility' to 'confused ideas' and epilepsy, and could remedy 'excesses in married life, early indiscretion or self abuse'.
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