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“Hypericum Healer”

published 18/01/2002

Ideal first aid remedy for all kinds of injury, in...

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St John’s Wort (Hypericum Perforatum) St John’s wort is a bushy, flowering shrub with yellow flowers which can be found the world over however, in many countries it is regarded as a weed. The tops of the plant, which should be picked when in full flower, are used as the herbal remedy...

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“Wort a great help”

published 25/08/2001

Non addictive and they work

Varying brands and prices

Just how do you pronounce this? St Johns Wart or St Johns Wert? The former sounds like something found on an ugly pantomime dame!! But either way, Wart or Wert I cannot praise these little gems up highly enough. I had read about them in several magazine articles. I love to read, anything from the...

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Not for me

“Dangerously Depressing”

published 15/03/2014

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Dangerous & Had the Opposite Effect

I have suffered with depression for many years now starting from when I was about 14 years old, I've reached rock bottom a few times but I've never came crashing down as hard as I did when I was taking St John's Wort ... My dad is a regular shopper at the Health Shop Holland & Barrett and it was...

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Excellent

Helped me keep mild depression under control

Have to be careful when purchasing to make sure ca...

What is St John’s Wort? St John’s Wort is a flowering shrub which grows in many different parts of the world, and which is often considered to be a weed by many people. However, the tips of the plant can be picked when the plant is in flower, and turned into a herbal remedy which can be used for...

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“A Mild Mood Elevator”

published 02/08/2010

Provides a mild mood lift, non-addictive

Only effective to a small degree

St John's Wort is a herbal remedy that is available in a variety of manifestations. It is perhaps most widely available in tablet form or as a herbal tea. St John's Wort is also know as Hypericum perforatum, and exists as a yellow flower. Its name is derived from its flowering and harvest day...

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Excellent

it works for me

doesnt work for everyone, get medical advice first

St john's wort (Hypericum) comes from a Wild growing plant which flowers in yellow. It has been used for 2400 years as a safe herbal medicine. Recent studies show that a specific extract of Hypericum was just as effective as prescription anti depressants but with fewer side effects.In Germany St...

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“Feeling a little bit down?”

published 11/07/2011

For me a great product that gave me the little boo...

wont work for everyone

Feeling a little bit down? We all do have our periods in life where you just feel run down and you just can't seem to get out of it. Everything feels negative and you just feel you need a little boost to make you happy and enjoy life a little bit more. I had my moments in life that I felt down...

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Keeps those winter blues away

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I have been a sufferer of mild depression for a number of years, especially in those dark and dismal winter months, but I have always felt that prescribed medication was unnecessary and even unwise. I have tried a number of 'alternative' remedy's, from health eating to daily exercise and, though...

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“The cloud is lifting”

published 23/06/2010

Its a natural lift

swallow quick - doesn't taste good

Having been down the Prozac route I didn't want to go there again but felt the familiar signs starting to drag me down so I did a bit of research and found St John's Wort. I only started taking it last week and wasn't expecting any real results but can honestly say that it really does help. I...

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