Herb of the Day: Prickly Ash

prickly ash

Prickly Ash is native to North America and has a long history of use among Native Americans.  This plant is commonly nicknamed the “toothache tree” because of its longstanding use for tooth pain.  Native Americans would remove part of the tree bark and chew on it to relieve tooth pain, … Continue reading

Herb of the Day: Uva Ursi

TriLight Health's Herb of the Day-

Uva Ursi Uva Ursi is a lesser known herb by humans but the favorite treat of bears!  In fact bears love it so much that it’s often referred to as “bearberry” for the berries on these evergreen bushes that bears absolutely love.  Medicinally the leaves have been used for centuries … Continue reading