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Depression and medicinal plants

effect of medicinal plants on depression

Overcome your depression with medicinal plants Antidepressant medications are used to treat different kinds of depression, but the treatment takes along time and it always makes most of the users of these medications unsatisfied about the side effects. Although according to the extensive researches on antidepression and sedative characteristics of …

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Trees you see each day affect your health

What’s a tree worth to you? According to a large study in Toronto, trees may increase both how healthy you feel and how healthy you really are. Having some extra foliage on your block could be as good for your health as a pay raise–or an anti-aging machine. It’s a complicated relationship to figure …

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Acanthopanax

Name: AcanthopanaxBiological Name: Acanthopanacis gracilistyliradicis AraliaceaeOther Names: acanthopanax, wu jia piParts Used: Root barkRemedies For: Antirheumatic, diuretic, circulatory stimulant This herb is closely related to Siberian ginseng and is believed to be very useful for the circulation of blood and qi. It also relieves fluid stagnation. Thus, it is useful …

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Wormwood herb benefits as a remedy

Name: Wormwood Biological Name: Artemisia absinthum Other Names: Wormwood, absinthium, green ginger, absinthe, old woman, southernwood Parts Used: Leaves or flowering tops Active Compounds: bullet Volatile oil with a high level of thujone bullet Sesquiterpene bitter principles: including absinthine, anab. sinthine, artabsine and matricine bullet Volatile oil, of variable compostition, …

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Benefits Of Lettuce

Benefits Of LettuceLettuce is one of the most delicate salad plants in this world, which is grown as a leafy vegetable. The vegetable is usually consumed as cold and raw, in salads, hamburgers, tacos and a number of other dishes. There are basically six different types of lettuce, namely Butterhead …

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The Incredible Health Benefits of Beans

The Incredible Health Benefits of BeansBeans beans, the healthiest fruit! Beans were long thought to merely be a bunch of awful, weight-inducing carbs, but new research is showing that not only is this untrue, but that beans are actually a very nutritious food! Here we’ll talk about everything beans can …

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Borage

The bright blue, star-shaped flowers (which bloom most of the summer) make borage one of the prettiest herb plants, thought the dark green leaves are rather plain. The flavor of the leaves resembles that of cucumber. The plant will grow to a height of about 18 inches, and spread about …

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Benefits of soy

Benefits of soyThere is no denying that soy has many health benefits. These health benefits are mainly coming form the quality of the soy proteins and form the isoflavones genistein and daidzein. Below you can find the main health benefits of soy. Soy improves bone healthSoy products, such as soy …

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Garden cress

 Garden cress [commonly known as aliv in Marathi or halim in Hindi] is a green, cool-season perennial plant used as a leafy vegetable, typically used as a garnish. Undisturbed, the plant can grow to a height of two feet with minimal maintenance. When mature, garden cress produces white or light-pink …

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Benefits Of Dates

Benefits Of DatesDate is the name of the fruit of the Date Palm, which is believed to have originated somewhere in the desert oases of northern Africa and, perhaps, southwest Asia. The people of the Middle East have consumed dates, as a part of their staple diet, since centuries, mainly …

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