CHICKWEED (Stellaria media) aka - Starweed, Stitchwort
Chickweed is valuable for treating blood toxicity, fevers, and inflammation. It’s mucilage elements are known to help with stomach ulcers and inflamed bowels. It can help dissolve plaque in blood vessels as well as other fatty substances in the body. It acts as an anti-biotic in the blood and may be recommended as an anti-cancer and anti-tumor treatment. It is also used for breast inflammation during lactation (both internally and externally). Chickweed moistens phlegm and aids in its expectoration from the lungs, while relieving sore throats, lowering fevers and treating stomach and duodenal ulcers. It has also been used to break down cellulite.
- Primary uses: Here are just a few of the maladies that Chickweed can provide relief for: • Blood Poisoning • Blood Purifier • Boils • Bronchial Congestion • Cancer (fatty tumors) • Cellulite • Cholesterol • Eyes (inflammation of) • Gout • Hay Fever • Hemorrhoids • Plaque • Psoriasis • Acne/Skin Rashes