Hawkweeds have been used for centuries in various herbal formulations for improving joint health as well as circulation. It is also mixed with juices and used as a decoction to address digestive problems and respiratory complaints. However, there are various other health benefits of hawkweed; so read on to know more.
Hawkweed belongs to the Asteraceae family. There have been more than ten thousand species and subspecies of hawkweeds recorded. However, botanists have accepted about 800 species. It is a perennial herb that grows about 4-6 inches tall. Flowers are yellow, small, with round-topped clusters. Leaves at the base are green-grey in color and wedge-shaped.
Hawkweeds are also known as Hieracium Pilosella, Greenland hawkweed, Yellow hawkweed, Royal hawkweed, Veiny-leaved hawkweed, Rattlesnake weed, Striped woodwort, Devil’s paintbrush, Golden lungwort, and Mouse-ear.
Health Benefits of Hawkweed:
Hawkweed is used to improve the mobility and health of joints by addressing the inflammation naturally.
It is known to improve blood circulation and cardiovascular health.
Hawkweed is known to promote a healthy mucolytic system and support the respiratory function.
Hawkweed helps to address inflammation of the digestive tract and flatulence.
We, at Biogetica, aim to provide solutions that work holistically. We research all the possible ingredients and combine the best so that they work synergistically to help bring the body back to balance.
To make the most of this amazingly beneficial ingredient with numerous clinically verified therapeutic properties, we’ve included this natural extract in several of our protocols that help support the functioning of various systems of your body. Some of them include:
Dr Khyati Dave is a licensed Homeopathy Physician and Nutritional Consultant. With Biogetica, she has witnessed many patients, who had otherwise given up hope, heal faster supplemented by our natural methods. She considers consulting Biogetica patients her primary responsibility and honour. She often writes about nutrition, natural treatment methods and diet. Her mission is to apply her medical talents to help each patient heal faster and do her best to give the immunity of patients with so called ‘incurable’ diseases a fighting chance.