#4. Visual Acuity

Discover a simple botanical combination that can brighten your eyes, repair the optic nerve, and strengthen the visual cortex in your brain.


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Show notes:

:40 Bright eyes

2:09 Story of Ju Hua (Chinese chrysanthemum)

3:50 Traditional properties of Chinese chrysanthemum

5:11 Modern research on Chinese chrysanthemum

6:21 Story 1 of Gou Qi Zi (Gouji berries)

8:12 Story 2 of Gouji berries

9:17 Tradition use of Gouji berries

9:21 Modern research on Gouji berries

9:49 Ju Hua and Gou Qi Zi combo pharmacology

11:19 Quality criteria for Goji berries and Tibetan Goji berries

12:50 Qi Ju Di Huang Wan (get it here)

13:59 Precautions

14:12 Herbal wine for vision

14:41 Book Enlightenweight

15:02 Herbal combo for alcohol extraction: Gou Qi Zi, Tu Si Zi, Sha Yuan Zi

15:44 Effective doses