Kavahana Articles

Discover the world of kava with Kavahana. Our articles provide a glimpse into the fascinating history, culture, and science of kava, as well as tips for preparing and enjoying this beloved drink. With a touch of creativity and a commitment to quality, we aim to share the joy of kava with everyone from the curious newbie to the seasoned connoisseur. All articles, and other content on this site are for informational purposes only and not for medical advice.


Is kava safer than alcohol?

Photo by No Revisions on Unsplash Alcohol has become a staple in our society as a way to unwind and relax. That nice cold beer or glass of wine can

Is kava hard on the liver?

Kava and the liver. It’s a challenging topic that has been a huge debate and has ruined kava’s reputation since the early 1990s. It’s probably the most publicized myth about

How long do the effects of kava last?

Photo by Jeremy Bishop on Unsplash When you’re new to kava, there’s a wealth of information to absorb: understanding its effects, mastering the preparation process, and even experiencing the unique

The Kava Chemocode

Photo by Ashkan Forouzani on Unsplash Kava has been around for centuries. Grown in the Pacific Islands, traditionally it’s been used in religious and cultural ceremonies, socially in community events

Is ashwagandha the same as kava?

Photo by Possessed Photography on Unsplash With all the different plant medicines out there these days, it can be hard to tell them all apart. This is especially true for

Kava-like Medicinal Plants

The power of plants is usually underestimated. They are overshadowed by drugs and medications that have become a more popular form of healing. The funny thing is that plants were

What is kava dermopathy?

Photo by Valeria Smirnova on Unsplash While kava is already known for its calming, social and anti-anxiety effects, there are other lesser known benefits this plant has in disguise. Kava

What are the effects of kava?

Photo by Karsten Winegeart on Unsplash Kava’s popularity is steadily growing in North America and globally. This earthy drink, deeply rooted in Pacific Island traditions, has been valued for centuries

Is kava legal?

Photo by Tingey Injury Law Firm on Unsplash Kava’s rising popularity has brought with it questions about its classification. Amidst the buzz and rumors about its health effects, one key