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The health benefits of beet

The health benefits of beet The health benefits of beet include anemia, digestion, constipation, piles, blood circulation, kidney disorders, skin care, dandruff, gall bladder disorders, cancer, and heart diseases. Beets or beetroots, as they are called, belong to the Chenopodiaceous family. Health benefits of beet roots can be attributed to …

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The health benefits of Mustard Essential Oil

The health benefits of Mustard Essential Oil can be attributed to its properties like stimulant, irritant, appetizer, anti bacterial, anti fungal, insect repellant, hair vitalizer, cordial, diaphoretic, anti rheumatic and tonic. Mustard Oil has contrary reputations in different parts of the world. It is very-very popular oil in the Indian …

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the health benefits of mustard seeds

Mustard greens and mustard seeds are among the oldest known herbal remedies for a great number of health conditions. Originated from the Mediterranean areas, mustard and the herbs from Brassica family were quite popular in the Middle and Far East. These herbal remedies are mentioned in ancient writings of Sanscrit …

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The Health Benefits of Purslane

Vegetables offer an amazing variety of health benefits. From broccoli to carrots, each veggie has its own array of healthful vitamins, minerals, and phytonutrients. When choosing vegetables for the dinner table, it’s best to choose a variety of types so you can benefit from their diverse health offerings. One vegetable …

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The health benefits of persimmon

There are a number of foods that exist that have some really helpful health benefits for those who eat them. Many times these foods are various kinds of fruits and vegetables, but there are certainly others that exhibit these medicinal properties as well. In the United States right now, people …

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Alfalfa

Alfalfa is a medicinal and nutritive herb. It has various medicinal benefits because of its richness in vitamins and minerals. Alfalfa is also known by other names such as Purple Medick and Lucerne. The plant is one of the most important forage plants. Its seeds and leaves are used to …

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Kava

Today, making kava products is quite easy. This beverage is generally prepared from the root powder available directly. Preparation of Kava Root Powder Dried Kava roots are grounded into fine powder. Usually 1 tbs of the root powder is added to 1 cup of water. Sometimes, 8 tbs of root …

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Sesame seeds

Sesame seeds have a high nutritive value. They benefit our body as a whole especially the kidneys, liver, stomach and spleen. They are rich in iron, calcium, magnesium, zinc, copper, manganese, phosphorous, proteins, vitamin E, vitamin B1, fiber and phytic acid. Health Benefits of Sesame Seeds Sesame seeds help in …

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Plums

The  Health Benefits of PlumsThis time of year, you can find big baskets of Italian plums at local farmer’s markets. These are the dusky, oval-shaped plums that have a second life as prunes. They’re sweet, juicy and great for baking. I love how their purple color melts into a cake …

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wormwood

Other Common Names: Cudweed sagewort, Silver sagebrush, Istafiate, Iztauhyلtl, Ajenjo del paيs, Estafiate de Castilla         Where is it found? Various species of plants are known commonly as “estafiate” or “istafiate” throughout Mexico and the Southwestern portion of the United States. Due to their great similarity in resemblance, some …

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