RHODIOLA ROOT (Rhodiola rosea) aka - Golden Root, Arctic Root, Rose Root
Sometimes called golden root, arctic root, or rose root, Rhodiola grows at high elevations in the arctic areas of Europe and Asia. Rhodiola root is a remarkable herb that has a wide and varied history of use. It is thought to strengthen the nervous system, fight depression, enhance immunity, elevate the capacity for exercise, enhance memory, aid weight reduction, increase sexual function and libido and improve energy levels. It has long been known as a potent adaptogen. Adaptogens are substances that increase the body's overall resistance and help to regulate bodily functions. Rhodiola reputedly can also help boost learning capacity, enhance memory, regulate menstrual periods, help with infertility, reduce chemotherapy side effects, aid in erectile dysfunction, improve thyroid function, expand endurance, and protect against environmental toxins.
- Primary Uses: Here are just a few of the maladies that Rhodiola Root can provide relief for: • Depression • Immune Issues • Memory Loss • Energy/Vitality • Libido • Menstrual Irregularities • Thyroid Problems