Comfrey during Pregnancy and Lactation
Astrid has served hundreds of families as a midwife for the past 15 years. She also teaches midwifery and herb students about the benefits of herbal medicine and women's health. She uses comfrey leaf regularly with her pregnant and postpartum clients in several forms, both internally as infusions and externally as compresses, infused oil and in postpartum baths. Learn about her experience incorporating this medicinal plant into her practice.
Astrid Grove is the founder and organizer for Red Earth Herbal Gathering. She celebrates life with her husband, her two daughters, her two cats and her many chickens. Her passion lies in facilitating and supporting women's empowerment through midwifery, hands on healing, plant medicine and sacred ceremony.