Hops to treat anxiety. Symptoms include headaches, insomnia, stress, digestion problems, nervousness & heart palpitations. Hops is also used as a herbal remedy for other health related ailments that may be directly or indirectly connected to anxiety. These include skin disorders, infections, high uric acid levels in the body and even rheumatism.
Hops are still an important crop. Most of the 55 to 60 million pounds of hops grown on U.S. soil each year are still used in beer, but because of their antimicrobial benefits, they are also used in products such as processed sugar and animal feed. Recent research has developed new hops for diverse uses.