Discover the world of herbs with EGK
Herbs are associated with health. But also pleasure and zest for life. Just like EGK-Gesundheitskasse. And herbs are more than just St. John's wort, ginger and thyme. Medicinal herbs have been used in medicine for thousands of years. To this day, phytotherapy is a popular branch of complementary medicine - which under certain conditions is even covered by the basic insuranc.
Effect, medicine and recipes
Discover the fascinating world of herbs. Every month, the healing effects and medical history of a selected herb are discussed. You will find out where to find the herb, what you can use it for and how it is processed. In addition, there are tips for planting herbs yourself and each time a tasty recipe.
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A collection of the finest recipes with herbs can also be found in the cookbook «Aus meinem Naturgarten» by the newsletter authors Brigitte Speck and Christian Fotsch, which you can order in the Vituro shop at preferential rates.