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A – Z of Herbal Remedies

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Rooibos

Rooibos is a broom-like member of the Fabaceae family of plants growing in South Africa. The generic name comes from the plant Calicotome villosa, aspalathos in Greek, which has very similar growth and flowers to the rooibos plant. Redbush or rooibos only grows in the Western Cape Province of South Africa


Rooibos - Herbal remedy for Colic:  Mix a small amount of Rooibos (South African tea) with breast or formula milk for the colicky baby. This remedy has been used for many years in South Africa to ease colic and is recommended by local medical doctors.
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy and Breastfeeding.

Always seek the advice of your doctor before taking herbal remedies
   

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