Mistletoe (Viscum album) is a member of the Viscaceae plant family. European mistletoe (Viscum album) is harvested for its leaves, stems, and berries to make herbal extracts, teas, and injections.
Health benefits that have been attributed to mistletoe include:
- Cardiovascular Health*
- Help balance blood sugar levels*
- May protect liver cells from free radical damage*
- May help reduce high level of fats in the blood (cholesterol & triglycerides)*
Directions: Add at least 1 tbsp of herbs in 8-10oz of water. Bring water (with herbs) to a boil over a medium fire, then reduce to low and simmer for another 5-15 minutes. Strain and pour into cups. Add sweetener if needed. Drink twice a day
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These statements and products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Always consult with a healthcare professional before using any herbal remedy.