History of Rhodiola rosea Use in Botanical Medicine



This alpine medicinal plant has been used for thousands of years by northern peoples for its stimulating effects, especially by warriors and athletes. Now it is also used for its healing adaptogen effects, which help counteract the negative consequences of stress and illness. Dr. Petra Illig of Anchorage, Alaska describes the history of this amazing sedum plant that only grows in subarctic and alpine regions.

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