Astragalus is a plant from the family of plants called Ascomycetaceae.In the United States, astragalus contains a variety of compounds, including compounds called flavonoids, which have been linked to health benefits.Now, researchers at the University of Chicago are finding that astragalosin, the compound that helps protect against astrocytosis, is also found in astragalgesin, another plant […]

Echinacea & astragalus are both helpful for children

In Israel, there are two different types of herbs for children.They are the astragaluses and the echinacums.Echinacum is the herbal version of the name of the plant.Echinacums are made by soaking the plant in water and then adding it to water-filled jars.The ingredients include lavender, lemon, rosemary, parsley and bay leaves.It’s supposed to be taken […]

How to make an astragalus turtleneck

In the days leading up to the launch of the AstraZeneca AstraFlex trial, the company’s head of global product development, Andrew Seddon, took the unusual step of attending a dinner of the CEOs of the major Australian companies.In attendance were Australian National University Professor James Hutton, Australian Food and Drink Association CEO David Kwan, and […]