Juniper Berry Information
Juniper Berry is also known by the names Juniper Bush and Juniper Bark. The Juniper is a small shrub, 4 to 6 feet high, widely distributed throughout the Northern Hemisphere. Herbal uses of Juniper Berry dates back to early Greek and Arabian physicians. Juniper Berries were also used as a food and a medicine by the Indians of the American plains. Historically, many conditions have been treated with Juniper Berries by several cultures, including gout, warts and skin growths, cancer, upset stomach, and various urinary tract and kidney diseases.
Health Benefits of Juniper Berries
Juniper Berries are primarily used to support urinary tract health. As a mild diuretic, Juniper Berries may help restoree fluid balance in the body by eliminate excess water.
Using Juniper Berry Supplements
Use as directed.
Side-effects and Cautions:
Do not take Juniper Berry if you have kidney disease.