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Why is Lemongrass good for you?

  Lemongrass is good for several reasons:  Analgesic: Lemongrass is a painkiller. Studies done on mice showed intraperitoneal and subcutaneous injections of lemongrass and myrcene inhibited acetic acid-induced writhing in mice. Naloxone, an opioid antagonist blocked the antinociception in the mice suggesting that analgesic effect may be the result of the release of analgesia opioids. Oral administration of lemongrass resulted in a dose dependent analgesia. The analgesic effect did not cause tolerance on repeated injections in rats Anthelmintic: expels parasitic worms and other internal parasites in the body. Antibacterial: Some examples that lemongrass has activity against are Escherichia coli (E. Coli), Salmonella enterica (Salmonella) and Klebsiella pneumoniae (Gut bacteria), also against common respiratory tract pathogens like Haemophilus influenzae (which causes...

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Relax & Unwind with Vanilla Rooibos Tea Bird Tea

Rose Petals more commonly known for its decorative value actually contains medicinal benefits when consumed. Packed with Vitamin C, malic acid, pectin, and citric acid, rose petals makes an admirably safe diuretic, which makes it more tempting to be used, especially if you are on a weight loss journey. Drink twice a day to calm down hunger pangs to help your diet.

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Ginger AND Benefits

Ginger, the rhizome of the Zingiber officinale (a member of the Zingiberaceae family) Why ginger good for you? Ever wondered why ginger is so good for you? Besides being a popular cooking ingredient especially in Indian and Asian cuisine, it has also been used for thousands of years for its health and healing benefits. This versatile root can be consumed either fresh, powdered, dried, in oil form or as a juice. Active ingredients in Ginger includes but not limited to terpenes and oleoresin. The major identified components from terpene are sesquiterpene hydrocarbons and phenolic compounds which are gingerol and shogaol and lipophilic rhizome extracts, yielded potentially active gingerols, which can be converted to shogaols, zingerone and paradol.    Chemical of Structure...

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