Tag: Echinacea

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The Lost Art of Convalescence

July 12, 2017

Did you know that Australia is now one of the nations that work the longest hours in the world? The relaxed image of the easy-going Aussie would seem a thing of the past. The pressure we feel from our workplace or family or most importantly ourselves has us continually ‘soldiering-on’  We see ourselves as invincible and that any illness is either a weakness or a nuisance that needs to be dealt with quickly so we can get on with the important things in our lives. And as a result we do not al....

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Bonus 15% Off this Evening Only

April 13, 2016

Don’t forget our Traditional Herbal Medicine for Winter Immunity information session this afternoon at 5.30pm. I’ve just whipped up a Super Immune Smoothie (see recipe below) which we will be demonstrating and sampling tonight. It is just one of the tips we have in store for you this afternoon. And as a special bonus we have a 15% discount off all Kiwiherb purchases tonight only. Now is the perfect time to arm yourself with the right information and the right nutrients to support your imm....

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Arm Yourself

April 12, 2016

On the weekend we ordered some native plants and trees for our garden as well as seedlings for our winter vegie crop (broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, parsnips, carrots, winter greens and peas). The expert down at the nursery told us that now is the ideal time to plant because there’s still enough warmth in the air and soil for the plants to establish their root systems before Winter. If we leave it too late, when the warmth is all gone, then they won’t get a chance to establish themselves be....

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Virus Attack

July 6, 2015

Over the past weeks we have seen both in our clinic and in-store an onslaught of acute viral attacks. These viruses are coming on fast. Symptoms are acute and recovery is slow. The symptoms being reported are headache, sore throat, muscle ache, chest pain and coughing, runny nose, nausea, dizzy spells, general malaise, loss of voice and a persistent post-viral, dry cough. Also the spate of whooping cough cases that we are seeing and are being reported is concerning. Colds And Flu Are....

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The Power of Convalescence

July 28, 2013

There are a myriad of really nasty bugs around at the moment that seem to be lingering in the form of post-viral coughs, colds, lowered mood, energy and vitality. The message we keep hearing in-store goes something like this… “I need something that works fast because I have this deadline; I can’t take time off work; I can’t be sick...” My concern is that what we are seeing is a direct reflection of a driven, unbalanced culture that allows no time for illness.  Our society expect....

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