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Ashwagandha

Description

This plant is a member of the Solanaceae family and has over 4,000 years of traditional use in its native India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. It is a Medharasayan which is the Ayurvedic category of foods and nutrients that promote learning and memory retrieval. It is sometimes referred to as “Indian Ginseng” as it is traditionally used in conditions of debility, emaciation, impotence and premature aging. It is also sometimes…

 

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Products Containing Ashwagandha

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    Ashwagandha

    For a healthy immune & stress response*

    When the body is stressed, the immune and nervous systems can be affected, leaving a person depleted. Adaptogenic herbs such as Ashwagandha help nourish and restore optimal nervous and immune system health by supporting normal mood, energy levels and overall immune function.* Gaia Herbs uses Ashwagandha root with guaranteed levels of active withanolides.

    Herbs:  Ashwagandha

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    Cordyceps with Withania

    Energy & stress support, with Ashwagandha*

    Cordyceps with Withania supports the body’s ability to manage fatigue and promote healthy energy levels.* This blend uniquely combines two of the best-known adaptogens, Cordyceps and Ashwagandha.* It also contains fermented Ginger root as a warming Herb that acts as a bioenhancer (similar to Black Pepper in our Turmeric formulas).*

    Herbs:  Ashwagandha, Cordyceps, Ginger

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    HPA Axis: Daytime Maintenance*

    Promotes a healthy response to stress*

    New Name, Same Formula – formerly Adrenal Support.
    Maintaining a healthy stress response is necessary for overall health and wellbeing. Supporting the systems that aid the body in reacting and normalizing as stress occurs is critical in maintaining a healthy response to stress. HPA Axis Daytime Maintenance provides nourishment to the adrenals, with a unique combination of pure and potent extracts.*

    Herbs:  Ashwagandha, Holy Basil, Oats, Rhodiola, Schisandra

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    HPA Axis: Sleep Cycle

    Nourishes the adrenals while you rest*

    As you sleep, your body repairs and restores itself. HPA Axis: Sleep Cycle helps maintain the body’s systems that support a healthy response to stress.*

    Ashwagandha helps to promote normal sleep patterns and supports healthy endocrine and immune systems.* Magnolia bark calms occasional nervousness and supports sleep.* Other botanicals such as Lemon Balm show promise in research studies in promoting a sense of calm in the body.*

    Herbs:  Ashwagandha, Cinnamon, Cordyceps, Lemon Balm, Magnolia, Mimosa Tree Bark, Reishi, Vervain

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    Sleep Maintenance*

    Supports restful sleep*

    Getting a complete night’s sleep is essential to overall health. Sleep Maintenance* is a unique blend of herbs that supports restful sleep and healthy adrenal function.* When the body’s stress pathways are naturally supported, one can rest more easily and consistently.* This formula promotes restorative sleep all night long, allowing you to feel refreshed upon waking.*

    Herbs:  Ashwagandha, Jujube, Magnolia, Passionflower

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    Thyroid Support*

    Supports healthy thyroid function*

    The health of the thyroid gland impacts how you feel on a daily basis. Because it helps regulate metabolism, every major system in the body is affected by thyroid hormones. Gaia Herbs’ unique formula supports normal thyroid hormone production — helping you maintain optimal weight, neuromuscular tone, and cardiovascular health. *

    Herbs:  Ashwagandha, Bladderwrack, Coleus, Kelp, Schisandra

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Ecologically Harvested is a term that describes all herbs sold by Gaia Herbs that are not Certified Organic. Ecologically Harvested herbs include herbs that are harvested in their natural habitat, (i.e., wild harvested) according to specific guidelines for harvesting these herbs (i.e., away from roads and industry, as well as guidelines to avoid overharvesting). Our term, Ecologically Harvested, also includes herbs that are grown in managed woodland areas, fields designated for specific herbs, and herbs that are grown by indigenous growers, such as Kava Kava. All Ecologically Harvested herbs pass pesticide and heavy metal testing as well as microbial testing, prior to release.