Do You Need a Naturopath or a Medical Herbalist?  By David Shaw

Do You Need a Naturopath or a Medical Herbalist? By David Shaw

March 06, 2020

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Herbal Medicine that can help support GERD before, during and after using Zantac: By David Shaw RHT; c.N.C.

Herbal Medicine that can help support GERD before, during and after using Zantac: By David Shaw RHT; c.N.C.

February 28, 2020

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About Michelle

About Michelle

January 18, 2020

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Shatavari, a female reproductive tonic available at Apotheka Herbal in Victoria BC

Shatavari

June 25, 2019

For those of us just out to have a good time, Shatavari makes a great wing-woman! She can be in a formula for erectile dysfunction or a general aphrodisiac tonic. Her softening, moistening qualities make her specific for vaginal dryness at any age. A great herb for easing the symptoms of menopause and making us feel young again…especially in the bedroom!

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Dandelion Root (Taraxacum officinale radix) available at Apotheka Herbal in Victoria BC

Dandelion root

June 03, 2019

Dandelion root works directly on the liver and gallbladder to help remove waste products. There are several herbs that have this detoxifying effect, but few that will also offer an exit strategy. Any detox herb needs to be combined with products that aid elimination, meaning laxatives and diuretics mainly.  The beauty of dandelion root is that it detoxifies the liver AND acts as a mild to moderate laxative.

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Custom herbal remedies

With herbal medicine, we are able to offer a safer and more customized way of supporting your health. Our team of Medical Herbalists offer custom dry tea blends, tinctures, capsules, hand-mixed creams & integrative health consultations.