From the beginning of time societies have used medicinal herbs to treat all kinds of ailments and afflictions. However, in the las few decades there has been a resurgence of interest in medicinal herbs as an alternative to pharmaceutical drugs and medications.
Herbs have been used for centuries to treat and cure a wide variety of ailments. But it wasn't until recently that doctors and other medical professionals have started realizing the importance of these medicinal herbs and their potential.
Soy Lecithin; Studies that show soy-derived lecithin has significant effects on lowering cholesterol and triglycerides, while increasing ("good cholesterol") levels in the blood.Seaweed; Is a source of iodine, neccesary for thyroid functions, also have properties for tuberculosis, arthritis, colds and influenza, worm infestation and even tumors, Seaweed estract is used in some diet pills, as gastric banding, expanding in the stomach to make the body feel full.
Apple Cider vinager; Health benefits; Diabetes, weigh loss, alkaline acid balance, high cholesterol, acid reflux and heartburns, and blood pressure.
Cactus( Opuntia ficusindica); Is an antioxidants, have been investigated in the treatment of type ll diabetes, a blood glucose-lowering.
Gotu Kola; Its roots and leaves are used for medicinal purposes and provide important health benefits related to healthy veins and blood vessels, to treat skin disorders, help with better memory and improve brain function. Is an antibacterial, anti-inflamatori, a diuretic, and a circulatory stimulant.
Essential Amino Acids; Are organic compounds which contain both amino group and carboxil group. The human body can synthesize all of the amino acids necessary to build proteins except for the ten called the “essential amino acids”.
Wheat Fiber; Fiber is the part of plant-based foods that our bodies can't digest. It passes through our digestive tract without providing nutritions or calories, and yet it is very healthy for us. Fiber helps to keep our bowel movements rwgular and ward off certain diseases. Carcinogens in our intestines bind to it and move through our colon more quickly than they otherwise would, reducing our risk for colon cancer. Fiber also help transport cholesterol out of our body, reducing our risk for heartn disease.
Shepherd's purse; Is use to stop heavy bleeding and hemorrhaging, particulary from the uterus. When taken internally, can reduce heavy mentrual periods, it is considered most effective for the trearment of chronic uterine bleeding disorders, including uterine bleeding due to the presence of a fibroid tumor. Has also been used internally to treat cases of blood in the urine and blleding from gastrointestinal tract, such as with bleeding ulcers. As astringent agent, shepherd's purse canstrict blood vessels, thereby reducing blood flow, is also thought to cause the uterine muscle to cantract. There is still much to learn about this herb.
Dong Quai;used to treat menopause, perimenopause, menstrual problems like abnormal menstruation, hot flashes, PMS, cramping, vaginal dryness, etc., and it is taken for overall good health. Dong Quai is also used to treat both men and women for cardiovascular disease including high blood pressure and circulation problems.
Cancerina;Its used it for internal cleansing properties, for prostate support, a gastrointestinal aid, for liver and gallbladder support; and for respiratory support, and wounds.
Shark Cartilage;Is a dietary supplement made from dried,,,,, contains proteins that stop angiogenesis, the process of blood vessels development, shark cartilage can help against other diseases such as osteoporosis, arthritis, psoriasis, macular degeneration, and inflammation of the intestinal tract.
Horse tail;Horsetail has traditionally been used as a folk remedy for kidney and bladder troubles, arthritis, bleeding ulcers, and tuberculosis. Topically, horsetail was used to stop the bleeding of wounds and to promote rapid healing. Horsetail contains the active contituents silicic acid and silicates, and is rich in potassium, aluminum, manganese, and multiple types of flavonoids and saponins. The flavonoids and saponins act as diuretics, and the silicon helps strengthen connective tissue and relieve arthritis. The silicon may also have beneficial effects for bone and cartilage formation.
Isoflavones; Although Isoflavones were able to prevent growth of breats cancer cells, early evidence that plants produced estrogen.
Parsley; Contains calcium, B-complex vitamins, iron, nourish the glands that helps regulated the uptake of calcium. It is a source of both magnesium and calcium, and specially potassium. Parsley appears to enhance the body absorption of manganese, the essential oil apiole found in all parts of parsley are a proven kidney stimulant.
Thyme; The herb can be used for cough and bronchitis, respiratory infections, antiseptic, is very effective against inflamation of the throat.
Sarsaparilla; The root of the sarsaparilla plant is used in herbal medicine to treat skin diseases,cancer rheumatistm, and has been used for women health concerns due to its progesterone-like efect.