Gardening

Relieves pain and inflammation of arthritis and aches in general with this infusion

The white willow bark  ( Salix alba ) for its Salicin content has been used since ancient times to combat inflammation , has an analgesic effect (relieving pain) and has antirheumatic action , among many of the medicinal properties that willow bark possesses. White.

It is for these qualities that white willow bark is used to combat arthritis (inflammation and pain of the joint) and rheumatoid arthritis (a type of arthritis that affects the joints of the elbow, shoulders, neck, jaw, hips, knees, ankles or feet) or even osteoarthritis.

The White Willow, due to its salicin content, can also be used to combat headaches , muscle pain, ear pain, menstrual pain, sciatica or even gout. It would be used in making an infusion.

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You need

  • 1 teaspoon powdered white willow bark or small pieces
  • 200 ml of water
  • 1 pinch of stevia or cinnamon to sweeten

How to prepare the infusion

Put the water to boil in a saucepan. Just when you’re ready to do it, remove the saucepan from the heat and add the white willow bark. If you have decided to add stevia (you can see the medicinal properties of stevia )  do it now too. Cover the saucepan and let it rest for 10 minutes.

Strain and (add the cinnamon ) drink little by little.

It is also very convenient to add grated fresh ginger for its anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties, just a level teaspoon per infusion would be enough and it is added together with the willow.

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