Sage is one of the healthiest plants on the planet. The Latin name for sage, Salvia officinalis, comes from the Latin word salvare, which means to save or cure. At the time of Charlemagne, Salvia was used to treat almost all diseases and has the status of sacred plant. Sage has a healing effect because it purifies the blood, stimulates the mucus from the respiratory tract, the mucus secretion from the stomach and it helps patients to regain appetite.
In the case of diabetes we recommend you mix sage and yarrow. Sage helps you against inflammations and is excellent for the treatment of sore throat and tonsils problems.
The best way to use sage is to gargle a sage tea.
Sage can affect the treatment of rheumatism, gout and nervous disorders and conditions associated with these diseases.
Some doctors use sage for treating cramps, spinal cord diseases, diseases of glands and tremor. They recommend you drink 2 cups of sage tea a day. This tea works nicely against liver disease, it also reduces bloating and eliminates intestinal problems such as diarrhea.