Benefits of Elder Berry
Elder has been called “the medicine chest of the people” for centuries. Both the flowers and the berries bring great health benefits.
Elderberries are very rich in Vitamin A and C.
Elder flowers are especially known as being beneficially to the respiratory system. Hot elder tea aids the clearing of the respiratory system.
It has been used as a remedy for colds, coughs, and the flu for centuries.
Elderberry syrup is also used to assist the fast recovery of the flu.
Hot elderberry wine is good when suffering from a cold.
Drinking elder tea daily a couple months before the pollen count rises may reduce allergic reactions caused by hay fever.
Elder tea can also be used as a gargle for sore throats.
Elder tea helps reduce fever.
If you are pregnant or breast feeding please consult your doctor before treating yourself with elder.
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