Hops is a traditional European herb with some interesting uses. And it is a major ingredient in beer. This episode looks at both of these in depth and the science behind them. As a relative non-drinker, I was still fascinated with this exploration of beer. And the herb may have some interesting application to my patients. What more can ask for? So, get a frothy mug o’ beer and join us for this fascinating episode!
A listener will be able to:
- Comprehend basic, traditional, and bio- medical information about Hops
- Converse about the current scientific evidence about the uses, dangers, and effectiveness of Hops
- Understand the history of Hops, especially in the context of its tradition and its modern discovery
- Understand and prevent any potential drug-herb interactions
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