Sacred Infusions Apothecary
For hundreds of years, people have used hawthorn as an herbal remedy for digestive problems, heart issues, and high blood pressure. In fact, the berry has been a key part of traditional Chinese medicine since at least 659 A.D. If you would like to read more about the possible benefits from Hawthorn you can do so here.
Hypertension; new science shows that hawthorn may provide relief from the symptoms of hypertension. The study showed it may reduce plaque formation in the blood vessels and relax the constriction of blood vessels; thus regulating blood pressure.
Cholesterol; hawthorns flavonoid content may be responsbile for reducing LDL levels (bad cholesterol) in the blood.
Optimal liver health (Hepatoprotection); new research is showing that hawthorn leaf and berry may protect the liver from various liver diseases including non alcoholic fatty liver disease.
Anti-aging benefits; hawthorn berries may help prevent premature skin aging caused by collagen degradation due to excessive sun or ultraviolet light exposure.
No known precautions.