Not many people are aware of the many excellent health benefits of cilantro or its history of use. In the USA, cilantro and coriander describe two parts of the same plant, Coriandrum sativum, which belongs to the Apiaceae family. In the beginning, the herb was grown in what is now present-day Greece. Utilized by the […]
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Herbs and Spices Encourage Heart Health
According to research published in Nutrition Today, herbs and spices encourage heart health by improving blood bio-markers related to measuring heart health. This is one more reason to note the importance of a healthy diet in the prevention of disease. According to the CDC, about 610,000 people die of heart disease in the United States […]
What is Acemannan?
What is Acemannan? Do you know? Most people have never heard of acemannan, nor would they associate it with the healing-herb aloe vera. Acemannan is a D-isomer mucopolysaccharide found in the inner leaf gel of the aloe vera plant. This compound is an immunostimulant, antiviral, antineoplastic, and has gastrointestinal properties. Acemannan (the name often used […]
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