Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis 2)

Indications Hyperthyroidism and hyperthyroid-like symptoms including anxiety and insomnia, and Grave’s disease. Mechanism of Action When thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) binds to the outer membrane of thyroid cells, it triggers a cAMP response on the inside of the cell via adenylate cyclase enzyme activation. Melissa extracts interfere with the binding of…

Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis 1)

Indications Hypertension, arrhythmia and nervous palpitations, anxiety, and insomnia. Mechanism of Action Melissa contains phenolic acid derivatives such as rosmarinic and the related lithospermic and chlorogenic acids,1 and it is a natural inhibitor of angiotensin-converting enzymes.2 Rosmarinic acid and the triterpenoids oleanolic acid and ursolic acid inhibit γ-aminobutyric acid (GABA)…

2023 Herb Seminar – Schedule

Registration Now Open! Sign Up All schedule times are Pacific Time and Eastern Time Thursday, May 4 Time (PDT/EDT) Speaker Presentation/Event CME Credits 7:30-8:00 PDT 10:30-11:00 EDT Training on Conference App / Welcome 8:00-9:45 PDT 11:00-12:45 EDT Chris Hobbs, PhD CVD Herbs (Recording) 1.75 9:45-10:30 PDT 12:45-1:30 EDT Chris Hobbs, PhD…