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Acai

Açaí refers to the Euterpe oleracea species of palm tree. This tree produces the fruit known as Acai berries. In preparation for consumption, the pulp of the acai fruit is commonly freeze-dried, with the seed and skin removed.[1] Composition Acai contains many nutrients, such as polyphenols, iron,

Keywords (8) Antioxidant, Blood Health, Obesity, Antiobesity, Adiposity, Red Blood Cell Production, Antiadipogenic, Antiobesogenic

Acemannan

Acemannan, commercially known as Carrisyn, is the storage polysaccharide located within the protoplast of the parenchymatous cells of plants belonging to the aloe genus.[1] Acemannan is a polymer which is considered to be responsible for the large amount of water (approximately 99%) that can be reta

Keywords (11) Antitumor, Diabetes, Antiviral, Immunostimulant, Bone Health, Oral Health, Cancer, Bone Regeneration, Antineoplastic, HIV, Osteogenic

Acetic Acid

Acetic acid (Ethanoic acid) is a colourless liquid organic compound with the chemical formula CH3COOH (also written as CH3CO2H or C2H4O2). When undiluted, it is sometimes called glacial acetic acid. Vinegar is no less than 4% acetic acid by volume, making acetic acid the main component of vinegar ap

Keywords (4) Carbohydrate Metabolism, Lipid Metabolism, Antibacterial, Short Chain Fatty Acids

Adenosine Triphosphate

Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) is an organic chemical that serves as an energy source for many cellular processes. The human body recycles its own body weight equivalent in ATP each day.[1] Sources: 1. Study Type: Review Title: Opening and closing the metabolite gate Author(s): Susanna Törnr

Keywords (2) Energy, Mitochondria

Agaricus Blazei Mushroom

Agaricus Blazei Mushroom [1] also known as Agaricus subrufescens, Agaricus brasiliensis or Agaricus rufotegulis, it is an edible species of mushroom, commonly known as the almond mushroom, mushroom of the sun, God's mushroom, mushroom of life, royal sun agaricus, jisongrong, or himematsutake. It is

Keywords (20) Anticancer, Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn's Disease, Antiinflammatory, Autoimmune Diseases, Immunomodulator, Leukemia, Prostate Cancer, Fibrosarcoma, Myeloma, Ovarian Cancer, Lung Cancer, Immunopotentiation, Antitumor, Anti-Infection, Antiallergic, Antiasthmatic, Asthma, Gynecological Cancer, Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Alanine

Alanine is an α-amino acid that is used in the biosynthesis of proteins. It contains an amine group and a carboxylic acid group, both attached to the central carbon atom which also carries a methyl group side chain. Composition Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Adverse Affects Synergis

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Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera (syn. Aloe barbadensis) is a succulent plant cultivated throughout the world. Most of the beneficial properties related to the aloe plant have been associated with the polysaccharides present in its gel.[1] Healing Properties Anticancer Numerous studies have shown that different component

Keywords (19) Antibacterial, Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Lung Cancer, Antioxidant, Diabetes, Antimicrobial, Fatty Liver Disease, Breast Cancer, Antiviral, Skin Health, Wound Healing, Oral Health, Burn Treatment, Colon Cancer, Acne, Edema, Hypoglycemic, Insulin Sensitizing

Aloe arborescens

Aloe arborescens, also called Candelabra aloe or krantz aloe, is a large, multi-headed, sprawling succulent—related to Aloe Vera—that can sometimes reaches tree size.[1] In Japan it is referred to as Kidachi-aloe.[2] Healing Properties Antiglycation Alow arborescens extracts have demonstrated sign

Keywords (3) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Chemoprotective

Alpinia oxyphylla

Alpinia oxyphylla is a herbaceous plant that produces the "Yi Zhi Ren" fruit, also known as Black Cardamom or the 'seed of wisdom.' Healing Properties Antioxidant Anti-T2DM (Prevents Type 2 diabetes mellitus)[1] Gut Health Modulates gut microbiota Brain Health A. oxyphylla is effective for cognit

Keywords (10) Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Anti-T2DM, Alzheimer's, Dementia, Neuroregeneration, Nerve Regeneration, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Gut Health

Anise

Anise (Pimpinella anisum), also called aniseed, is a flowering plant in the family Apiaceae native to the eastern Mediterranean region and Southwest Asia. Its flavor has similarities with some other spices, such as star anise, fennel, and liquorice. Composition Anise contains an abundant concentrat

Keywords (31) Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Diabetes, Antifungal, Neuroprotective, Brain Health, Digestion, Analgesic, Dysmenorrhea, Menstrual Cramps, Learning, Anticonvulsant, Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Seizure, Anticonvulsive, Antiseizure, Hyperlipidemia, Hyperglycemia, Anesthetic, Epilepsy, Antiepileptic, Anti-Epileptic, Ulcers, Headache, Phytoestrogen, Migraine headaches, Cholesterol, Muscle Relaxer, Mercury Poisoning, Safrol, Spatial learning

Apples

Apples are sweet, edible fruits produced by an apple tree (Malus pumila). Apple trees are cultivated worldwide, and are the most widely grown species in the genus Malus. The tree originated in Central Asia, where its wild ancestor, Malus sieversii, is still found today. Apples have been grown for th

Keywords (1) Fiber

Apricot

Apricot is a fruit. An apricot tree is usually from the species P. armeniaca, but the species P. brigantina, P. mandshurica, P. mume, P. zhengheensis and P. sibirica are closely related, and have similar fruit, and are also called apricots. Composition Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Aronia Berry

The Aronia Berry (also known as the Chokeberry) is known for its dense content of polyphenols, especially anthocyanins. The total polyphenol and proanthocyanidin content are among the highest measured in plants to date. Aronia Berries contain a high concentration of phenolic compounds (anthocyanins

Keywords (16) Antiinflammatory, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Antioxidant, Diabetes, Antiaging, Weight Loss, Antidiabetic, Cancer, Obesity, Glucose Regulation, Blood Sugar, Endothelial Health, Heart Disease, Colitis, Vascular Health, Metabolism

Ashwagandha

Ashwagandha has "the ability to both strengthen those who are tired and calm those who are stressed and anxious.” Composition The green berries contain amino acids, a proteolytic enzyme, condensed tannins, and flavonoids. They contain a high proportion of free amino acids which include proline, val

Keywords (23) Antibacterial, Antiinflammatory, Immunomodulator, Asthma, Antioxidant, Diabetes, Adaptogen, Anxiety, Antifungal, Antibiotic, Antimicrobial, Sedative, Anxiolytic, Aphrodisiac, Arthritis, Cardioprotective, Fatigue, Fibromyalgia, Hypothyroid, Insomnia, Insulin Resistance, Longevity, Reproductive Health

Asian Plum

Asian Plum (Ume fruits, or Umeboshi) The term Asian plum may refer to two varieties of stone fruit from East Asia: Prunus mume, Prunus salicina.[1] Both varieties are used in traditional Chinese medicine. Prunus mume extract is a potent oral antimicrobial agent that can be used to control or prevent

Keywords (6) Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Liver Protection, Cirrhosis, Hepatitis, Fatty Liver Disease

Asparagus

Asparagus (Asparagus officinalis L.) has been used as a vegetable and medicine, owing to its delicate flavour, diuretic properties, and more. Composition Asparagus is low in calories and is very low in sodium. It is a good source of: * Calcium * Dietary fibre (fiber) * Protein * Beta-Carotene

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Astaxanthin

Astaxanthin is a keto-carotenoid. It belongs to a larger class of chemical compounds known as terpenes built from five carbon precursors, isopentenyl diphosphate, and dimethylallyl diphosphate. Healing Properties Antioxidant Astaxanthin is the most powerful natural carotenoid antioxidant.[1] Antii

Keywords (26) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Cardioprotective, Fatigue, Neuroprotective, Immune Response, Skin Health, Hypertension, Depression, Antiproliferative, Fibrosis, Anti‑Fibrotic, Carotenoids, Diabetic Retinopathy, Dyslipidemia, Endurance, Exercise, Eye Health, Eyesight, Macular Degeneration, Nicotine Toxicity, Renal Interstitial Fibrosis, Retinal Toxicity, Renal Health, Testicular Hemorrhage

Astragalus

Astragalus propinquus is a flowering plant. It is a fundamental herb used in traditional Chinese medicine. Astragalus, either alone or in combination with other herbs, may benefit the immune system, heart, and liver, and be useful as treatment for cancer when added to conventional methods.[^1] Heal

Keywords (2) Anticancer, Breast Cancer

Auricularia auricula

Auricularia auricula[1] (also known as Jew's ear) Healing Properties Antibacterial Antiviral Disease / Symptom Treatment Featured Item: Sources: 1. Title: Anticancer and other therapeutic relevance of mushroom polysaccharides: A holistic appraisal Author(s): Damini Kothari, Seema Patel, So

Keywords (2) Antibacterial, Antiviral

Avocado

Avocado[1] Healing Properties Antioxidant Heart Health Disease / Symptom Treatment Featured Item: Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (2) Antioxidant, Heart Health

Bacopa

Bacopa (Bacopa monnieri L.) is also known as thyme-leaved Gratiola or water hyssop (Waterhyssop). Bacopa has been used for augmentation of learning, memory, and brain health for thousands of years. Composition Standardized extract of Bacopa monnieri contains at least 55% bacosides. Healing Propert

Keywords (29) Antitumor, Alzheimer's, Adaptogen, Anxiety, Anxiolytic, Neuroprotective, Learning, Anticonvulsant, Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Seizure, Anticonvulsive, Antiseizure, Antidepressant, Depression, Colon Cancer, Antianxiety, Epilepsy, Antiepileptic, Anti-Epileptic, Memory, Spermatogenesis, Colorectal Cancer, Cognition, Amnesia, Apoptosis, Stress, Male reproductive health, ADD, ADHD

Bananas

Bananas are the leading fruit produced and consumed globally, and are an important source of carbohydrate energy, potassium, vitamin B6, vitamin C, and other micronutrients.[1] Healing Properties * Antiinflammatory: Ingesting Bananas and Water before an exercise bout, helps attenuate the post-exer

Keywords (6) Antiinflammatory, Diabetes, Exercise Recovery, Fiber, Glycolysis, Potassium

Bay Leaf

Bay Leaf is an aromatic leaf commonly used in cooking. It can be used whole, or as dried and ground. Bay Leaves may come from several different plants such as: * Bay laurel (Laurus nobilis, Lauraceae) * California bay leaf – the leaf of the California bay tree (Umbellularia californica, Lauracea

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Bee Pollen

Bee Pollen (also called bee bread or ambrosia) refers to the fermented pellets of flower pollen gathered and packed by honeybees. The pollen undergoes a fermentation process when mixed saliva secretions from the bees. This fermentation process, helps break down the walls of flower pollen grains to m

Keywords (1) Antiviral

Bee Propolis

Bee Propolis is generally known as the “bee glue”, which is a generic name that refers to the resinous substance accumulated by the bees from different types of plants. The word “propolis” is derived from Greek to mean defense for “pro” and city or community for “polis”, or the beehive, in other wor

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Beet Root

The Beet Root (beetroot) is the taproot portion of the beet plant, usually known in North America as the beet and also known as the table beet, garden beet, red beet, or golden beet. It is one of several of the cultivated varieties of Beta vulgaris grown for their edible taproots and their leaves.

Keywords (3) Antibacterial, Antioxidant, Mitochondrial Health

Bergamot

Bergamot (Citrus bergamia) is a fragrant citrus fruit the size of an orange, with a yellow or green color similar to a lime, depending on ripeness. Although native to South‐East Asia, 80% of bergamot is produced in Calabria, southern Italy, where it grows extensively. Bergamot is known to have a hig

Keywords (31) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Neuroprotective, Brain Health, Skin Health, Learning, Weight Loss, Cancer, Obesity, Lungs, Hyperlipidemia, Hair Health, High Cholesterol, Collagen Production, Colorectal Cancer, Ulcers, Metabolic Syndrome, Appetite Control, Lung Inflammation, Naringin, Cystic fibrosis, Neurotransmitters, Hippocampus, Mental Health, Glycine, Aspartate, GABA, Taurine, Glutamate, Schizophrenia, Weight Management

Beta-glucans

Beta-glucans (β-Glucans) are naturally occurring in the cell walls of cereals, bacteria, and fungi, with radically different physicochemical properties dependent on their source. β-Glucans are the most studied immunomodulators with significant synergetic effects with numerous bioactive molecules.[1]

Keywords (2) Anticancer, Immunomodulator

Bifidobacteria

Bifidobacteria were discovered in 1899 in the faeces of breast-fed infants. Bifidobacteria is a genus of gram-positive, nonmotile (non-spore forming), anaerobic bacteria. They are ubiquitous in the gastrointestinal tract, vagina and mouth of mammals, including humans. Bifidobacteria are one of the m

Keywords (1) Probiotic

Bilberry

Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus) Composition * Bilberry fruits contain larger amounts of catechin-type tannins.[1] Healing Properties * Acetylcholinesterase inhibitor: (Anticholinesterase) Bilberry extract demonstrates moderate Acetylcholinesterase inhibition. * Inhibiting the acetylcholinesterase

Keywords (12) Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Alzheimer's, Antimicrobial, Anticholinesterase, Acetylcholinesterase inhibitor, Kidney Health, Antiulcer, Antiaging, Antimutagenic, Neuroprotective, Chelation

Bitter Melon

Bitter Melon or Bitter cucumber (also known as the balsam pear, bitter gourd, and karela) is the fruit of the Momordica charantia plant. It is a part of the gourd family (Cucurbitaceae), which includes melon, pumpkin, squash, and cucumber. The fruit has a distinct warty exterior and an oblong shape

Keywords (20) Antibacterial, Antiinflammatory, Diabetes, Antibiotic, Antimicrobial, Antiviral, Mitochondrial Health, Parasites, Antidiabetic, Glucose Regulation, Blood Sugar, HIV, Herpes, Hypoglycemic, Endurance, Exercise, Antimalarial, Anti-HIV, Epstein-Barr, Leishmaniasis

Black Pepper

Black Pepper Healing Properties Antimicrobial Digestion Bioavailability Black pepper can potentiate bioavailability-- AKA increase absorbtion during normal digestion--of herbs, foods, and certain pharmaceutical drugs.[1] Gentle laxative Antioxidant Antispasmodic (supresses muscle spasms) Carminati

Keywords (14) Antioxidant, Antimicrobial, Arthritis, Absorption, Antispasmodic, Bioenhancer, Bioavailability, Carminative, Circulatory Stimulant, Diaphoretic, Expectorant, Fever, Laxative, Mucus Congestion

Black Tea

Black Tea is a type of tea that is more oxidized than oolong, green, and white teas. Black tea is generally stronger in flavour than the less oxidized teas. All four types are made from leaves of the shrub (or small tree) Camellia sinensis. Two principal varieties of the species are used – the small

Keywords (1) Antioxidant

Blackberry

The Blackberry is an edible soft fruit, consisting of a cluster of soft purple-black drupelets.[1] Healing Properties Brain Health Antioxidant Free radical scavenging. Anti-glycation Glycation is associated with several neurodegenerative disorders, including Alzheimer’s disease (AD), where it pote

Keywords (5) Antioxidant, Alzheimer's, Neuroprotective, Antiglycation, Brain Health

Blechnum orientale

Blechnum orientale[1] Composition * Contains Quercentin Healing Properties Antitrematocidal (anti-parasite) * Significant and intense trematocidal activity, taking lesser time to kill trematodes than drugs such as oxyclozanide. Antioxidant Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Au

Keywords (3) Antioxidant, Antitrematocidal, Parasites

Blueberry

Blueberries (Cyanococcus Vaccinium) are all native to North America, and were introduced into Europe in the 1930s.[1] Healing Properties Antioxidant Free radical scavenging.[2] Brain Health The polyphenols and other phytochemicals contained in blueberries can be detected all throughout the brain.[

Keywords (18) Antioxidant, Alzheimer's, Diabetes, Gut Health, Cardioprotective, Fiber, Probiotic, Neuroprotective, Brain Health, Digestion, Learning, Glucose Regulation, Prebiotic, Memory, Cognition, Brain Plasticity, Cognitive Decline, Neurogenesis

Boswellia

Boswellia serrata, is a plant that produces Indian frankincense. It is also known as Indian oli-banum, Salai guggul, and Sallaki in Sanskrit. The plant is native to much of India and the Punjab region that extends into Pakistan.[1] Composition Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Adverse

Keywords (1) Anticancer

Broccoli

Broccoli Composition * Broccoli sprout juice contains sulforaphanyl-amine.[1] * Broccoli sprouts are naturally enriched in glucoraphanin,the biological precursor to the anticancer compound sulforaphane.[1] * Vitamin C * Flavonoids * Glucosinolates Healing Properties Anticancer (anticancer) An

Keywords (16) Anticancer, Prostate Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Breast Cancer, Weight Loss, Obesity, Hepatoprotective, Prostate Health, Colorectal Cancer, Cervix Carcinoma, Hepatocarcinoma, Hepatic Protective, Antihepatotoxicity, Liver Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Bromelain

Bromelain is an enzyme found in pineapples, it exists in all parts of the fresh plant and fruit.[1] Bromelain is used for reducing swelling (inflammation), especially of the nose and sinuses, after surgery or injury. The term "bromelain" may refer to either of two protease enzymes extracted from the

Keywords (3) Parasites, Digestion, Pain Management

Buckwheat

Buckwheat[1] (Fagopyrum esculentum), or common buckwheat, is a plant cultivated for its grain-like seeds and as a cover crop. A related and more bitter species, Fagopyrum tataricum, is a domesticated food plant common in Asia and Central and Eastern Europe. Despite the name, buckwheat is not related

Keywords (1) Alkalizing

Button Mushroom

Button mushroom (Agaricus bisporus, Champignon) Healing Properties * Anticancer: (Anticancer)[1] * Antioxidant: Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Anticancer and other therapeutic relevance of mushroom polysaccharides: A holistic appraisal Author(s): Damini Kothari, Seema Patel

Keywords (2) Anticancer, Antioxidant

Butyric Acid

Butyric acid (Butanoic acid) Butyrate is produced in the colon through microbial fermentation of dietary fiber. Butyrate is then primarily absorbed and metabolized by colonocytes and the liver for the generation of ATP during energy metabolism; however, some butyrate is absorbed in the distal colon

Keywords (6) Carbohydrate Metabolism, Lipid Metabolism, Antibacterial, Short Chain Fatty Acids, Energy, DNA

Cabbage

Cabbage (Botrytis oleracea) Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Featured Item:

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Cacao

Cacao Healing Properties Antioxidant Skin Health Circulation Dietary flavanols from cocoa contribute to improved dermal blood circulation.[1] Hydration Dietary flavanols from cocoa positively affect cosmetically relevant skin surface and hydration variables.[1] Photoprotective Dietary flavanols f

Keywords (12) Antioxidant, Heart Health, Brain Health, Endocrine System, Immune System, Immune Response, Skin Health, Photoprotective, UV Protection, Circulation, Skin Hydration, Erythema

Calendula

Calendula refers to a genus of about 15–20 species of marigolds. Calendula species have been used traditionally as culinary and medicinal herbs. The petals are edible and can be used fresh in salads or dried. Calendula oil is still used medicinally. The oil of C. officinalis is used as an anti-infla

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Cannabidiol

Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of over 100 different identified cannabinoids in cannabis plants and accounts for up to 40% of the plant's extract. Composition Cannabidiol is a phytocannabinoid. Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Adverse Affects Synergistic Effects

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Cannabis

Cannabis is mostly used for recreation or as a medicinal drug, although it may also be used for spiritual purposes. Medical cannabis, or medical marijuana, can refer to the use of cannabis and its cannabinoids to treat disease or improve symptoms. Cannabis has psychoactive and physiological effects

Keywords (1) Neuroprotective

Carrot Seeds

Although the carrot plant is primarily grown with the aim of obtaining roots, Carrot Seeds are produced when the flowering process is induced; and the plant turns from the vegetative phase to the reproductive phase thus producing a rod or floral tassel at the end of it and umbels which carry the see

Keywords (12) Alzheimer's, Dementia, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Brain Health, Hepatoprotective, Neurogenesis, Brain Aging, Insulin Signaling, Anti-Fungal, Hepatoprotection, Liver Health

Carrots

Carrots are a root vegetable, usually orange in colour, though purple, black, red, white, and yellow cultivars exist. Carrots are a domesticated form of the wild carrot, Daucus carota, native to Europe and southwestern Asia. The plant probably originated in Persia and was originally cultivated for i

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Cat's Claw

Cat's Claw(Uncaria tomentosa) is a woody vine found in the tropical jungles of South and Central America. In several languages it is known as cat's claw because of its claw-shaped thorns. It is also known as vilcacora. The Polish journalist Roman Warszewski derives that name from the Quechua words "

Keywords (2) Fatigue, Nausea

Cayenne

The Cayenne pepper is a type of Capsicum annuum. It is usually a moderately hot chili pepper used to flavor dishes. Cayenne peppers are a group of tapering, 10 to 25 cm long, generally skinny, mostly red colored peppers, often with a curved tip and somewhat rippled skin, which hang from the bush as

Keywords (9) Antioxidant, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Analgesic, Blood Health, Immunostimulant, Dysmenorrhea, Menstrual Cramps, Metabolic Stimulant

Celastrus paniculatus

Celastrus paniculatus also known as black oil plant, climbing staff tree, and the intellect plant. Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Featured Item:

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Celery

Celery[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: S

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Chaga

Chaga mushroom (Inonotus obliquus)[1] Healing Properties Antioxidant Anticancer Antitumor activity. Effective against certain forms of cancers like breast, lung, and stomach cancers.[2] Immunomodulation Promotes homeostasis in the immune system. Gut Health Helps regulate gut microbiota compositio

Keywords (8) Anticancer, Lung Cancer, Antioxidant, Gut Health, Breast Cancer, Immunomodulation, Pancreatitis, Stomach Cancer

Chamomile

Chamomile Healing Properties Antispasmodic (spasmolytic) Anxiolytic Apigenin is a flavonoid contained in the aqueous extract of Chamomile. This flavonoid has demonstrated significant anxiolytic activity.[1] Neuroprotective * The methanolic extract of M. recutita demonstrated significant neuroprot

Keywords (6) Sedative, Anxiolytic, Antispasmodic, Neuroprotective, Spasmolytic, Stimulant

Chia Seeds

Chia seeds are the edible seeds of the Salvia hispanica (Mexican Sage) plant. The word "chia" is derived from the Nahuatl word chian, meaning oily. Chia seeds are rich in omega-3 fatty acids; the seeds yield 25–30% extractable oil, including α-linolenic acid. Healing Properties Brain Health Behavio

Keywords (5) Brain Health, Intelligence, Learning, Speech, Verbal Intelligence

Chinese Skullcap

Chinese skullcap (Scutellaria baicalensis) also known as Baikal skullcap, is a species of flowering plant in the mint family. Composition * Flavons (a type of flavonoid) * Baicalein is one of Chinese skullcap's active ingredients. * Baicalin * Wogonin Healing Properties * Antivir

Keywords (15) Ulcerative Colitis, Antitumor, Diabetes, Diarrhea, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Insulin Resistance, Oral Health, Cancer, Neuroprotection, Antiproliferative, Colitis, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Periodontitis, Gingivitis

Chlorophyllin

Chlorophyllin[1] Healing Properties * Blood Health: Disease / Symptom Treatment * Lung Cancer: Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publicati

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Cholecalciferol

Cholecalciferol, also known as vitamin D3 Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Featured Item:

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Cilantro

Cilantro (Coriandrum sativum) Biological Properties Antiinflammatory Anticonvulsant Cilantro extract is highly effective at activating multiple isoforms within a clinically prominent family of human Voltage-gated potassium channels.[1] Wound Healing Cilantro oil and its major active component, lin

Keywords (12) Antibacterial, Antiinflammatory, Digestion, Analgesic, Anticonvulsant, Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Seizure, Anticonvulsive, Antiseizure, Wound Healing, Inflammation, Hypertension

Cistanche

Cistanche is a parasitic desert plant found throughout the world. They take over the roots of other plants to get their water and nutrients. Composition The active ingredients are phenylethanoids, monoterpenes and polysaccharides.[1] Healing Properties Antiaging Cistanche deserticola has been foun

Keywords (9) Alzheimer's, Fatigue, Antiaging, Neuroprotective, Pain Management, Antibody Production, Antinociceptive, Kidney Deficiency, Neurasthenia

Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (24) Antibacterial, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Alzheimer's, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Antiviral, Neuroprotective, Hypertension, Bone Loss, Yeast Infections, Bone Health, Oral Health, Gum Health, Weight Loss, Lauric acid, Oxidative Stress, Weight Control, Good Cholesterol, Candida, High Blood Pressure, Antiosteoperosis, Antidiabetic, Healthy Lipid Profile

Coenzyme-Q10

Coenzyme-Q10[1] Healing Properties Anticancer The anticancer effects of coenzyme Q10 were stronger with the addition of β-glucan. There is significant synergy between coenzyme Q10 and β-glucan. Antiinflammatory Strong Antiinflammatory effects. Antioxidant Skin Health * Coenzyme Q10 protects agai

Keywords (8) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Heart Health, Skin Health, Photoprotective, UV Protection, Collagen Protection

Coffee Fruit

Coffee Fruit (coffee berry) Composition Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Adverse Affects Synergistic Effects

Keywords (1) Antioxidant

Cordyceps

Cordyceps[1] Healing Properties Circulation Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (3) Anticancer, Antitumor, Circulation

Cranberry

Cranberry[1] Healing Properties * Brain Health: * Antioxidant: Free radical scavenging. * Anti-glycation: Glycation is associated with several neurodegenerative disorders, including Alzheimer’s disease (AD, where it potentiates the aggregation and toxicity of proteins such as β-amyloid (Aβ). *

Keywords (6) Antioxidant, Alzheimer's, Diabetes, Neuroprotective, Brain Health, Glycation

Cumin

Cumin (Cuminum cyminum) is a flowering plant in the parsley family which produces a fruit that contains aromatic seeds which are dried and used as a spice, they are usually ground into a powder and used in curry. Biological Properties * Anti-aflatoxigenic: * Anticancer: * Chemopreventive: C. cym

Keywords (14) Antibacterial, Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Breast Cancer, Weight Loss, Anti-Aflatoxigenic, Chemopreventive, Chemotherapeutic, Cancer, Hypercholesterolemia, Obesity

Cynodon dactylon

Cynodon dactylon also known as Vilfa stellata, Bermuda grass, Dhoob, dūrvā grass, dubo, dog's tooth grass, Bahama grass, devil's grass, couch grass, Indian doab, arugampul, grama, wiregrass and scutch grass, is a grass that originated in Africa. Healing Properties * Antilithiatic: prevents the for

Keywords (3) Antiaging, Antilithiatic, Kidney Stones

Dandelion

Dandelion Composition Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Adverse Affects Synergistic Effects

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Djulis

Djulis Scientific name: Chenopodium formosanum Healing Properties Antioxidant Skin Health Photoprotective UV Damage Protection Djulis protects the skin from UV Damage. Ameliorates Dermal Damage.[1] * Djulis Extract can protect skin against UV-induced damage. * This UV protection is mainly from co

Keywords (7) Antioxidant, Skin Health, Photoprotective, UV Protection, UV Skin Damage, Sunburn, Sunscreen

Docosahexaenoic Acid

Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) is an omega-3 fatty acid that is a primary structural component of the human brain, cerebral cortex, skin, and retina. It can be synthesized from alpha-linolenic acid or obtained directly from maternal milk, fish oil, or algae oil. Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Tre

Keywords (1) Omega Fatty Acids

Echinacea

Echinacea[1] Healing Properties Antioxidant Immune System Enhanced Cellular Immune Function. Disease / Symptom Treatment Respiratory Infections Common Cold Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review

Keywords (4) Antioxidant, Immune System, Common Cold, Respiratory Infections

Eleuthero

Eleuthero (Siberian Ginseng) Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Featured Item:

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Epigallocatechin gallate

Epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG) Healing Properties Anorexigenic Reduces appetite, resulting in lower food consumption, leading to weight loss.[1] * EGCG & caffeine induces not only suppression of fat accumulation but also strong anorexigenic action. * The anorexigenic effect may be brought about

Keywords (6) Antioxidant, Heart Health, Anorexigenic, Heart Attack, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiovascular Health

Epimedium

Epimedium (barrenwort, bishop's hat, fairy wings, horny goat weed, or yin yang huo) Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus is a diverse genus of flowering trees and shrubs. Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment * Parasites: * Toxoplasmosis: Toxoplasmosis is a disease caused by the protozoan parasite Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii). Eucalyptus may be a useful candidate for treating Toxoplasma infectio

Keywords (2) Parasites, Toxoplasmosis

Fennel

Fennel Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Featured Item:

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Fenugreek

Fenugreek

Keywords (1) Immune System

Fiber

Fiber Healing Properties * Antiinflammatory: Short chain fatty acids (SCFA) are a postbiotic fermentation product of non-digestible dietary fiber by microbiota in the intestine which have anti-inflammatory properties[1] * Microbiome Modulation: * Immunomodulator: Short chain fatty acids (SCFA) a

Keywords (8) Antiinflammatory, Immunomodulator, Digestion, Lung Health, Lungs, COPD, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Microbiome Modulation

Flax Seed

Flax Seed[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (1) Heart Health

Flaxseed Oil

Flaxseed Oil, also known as linseed oil or flax oil, is an edible oil obtained from the dried, ripened seeds of the flax plant. Composition α-Linolenic Acid Flaxseed oil has been recognized as one of several foods rich in α-linolenic acid.[1] * α-linolenic acid has been reported to have anti-infl

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Folic Acid

Folic Acid (Pteroilomonoglutamic acid) is a compound which belongs to the B group of vitamins, it can be referred to as Vitamin B9.[1] Biological Activity Humans do not synthesize the endogenous form of folic acid; therefore, it is vital to supplement this vitamin in its natural form or multivitami

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Fuzhuan Tea

Fuzhuan Tea (also called Fu Tea, Fu Zhuan Tea, or Chinese Brick Tea) is a type of fermented tea made from the Camellia sinensis plant. Fu Zhuan Tea is fermented with the fungus, Erotium cristatum (Eurotium cristatum), and contains a unique phytochemical profile attributed to its unique method of pro

Keywords (5) Diabetes, Immune System, Blood Health, Cardiovascular Health, Hyperlipidemia

Garlic

Garlic (Allium sativum) Healing Properties * Anti-obesity (weight loss) prevents weight gain related to high fat diet.[1] * Antiviral (anti-viral) * Anticytomegalovirus * Hypolipidemic: (antihyperlipidemic) items with lipid-lowering effects, used in the treatment of high levels of fats,

Keywords (3) Antiviral, Antiobesity, Hypolipidemic

Ginger

Ginger (Zingiber officinale) Healing Properties * Analgesic: * Antiinflammatory: * Antimicrobial: * Blood Pressure: Improves Blood Flow and Blood Pressure Regulation. * Carminative:[1] * Diffusive: * Digestion: * Antiulcer: * The major active component of ginger is gingerol, which has be

Keywords (18) Antibacterial, Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Sedative, Heart Health, Bioenhancer, Carminative, Diaphoretic, Expectorant, Digestion, Nausea, Analgesic, Antipyretic, Blood Pressure, Infection, Antithrombotic

Ginkgo Biloba

Ginkgo Biloba Healing Properties * Protects Lung Tissue[1] * Ameliorative effect of grape seed extract against pulmonary damage. * Reduced the extent of lung damage. * Increased the contents of glycogen, and improved the ultrastructure alternations of the lung tissue Disease / Sym

Keywords (2) Brain Health, Lung Health

Glucosinolates

Sulforaphane is an isothiocyanate, formed from hydrolysis of glucoraphanin (a major glucosinolate in broccoli).[1] Biological Activity Microflora in the human gut can hydrolyse glucosinolates into bioactive isothiocyanate compounds such as sulforaphane.[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Trea

Keywords (2) Anticancer, Antioxidant

Glutathione

Glutathione Healing Properties Antioxidant Glutathione is an exogenous antioxidant (exogenous antioxidants are antioxidants we get from our diet by eating antioxidant-rich foods and by taking supplements).[1] [2] Skin Health Glutathione is a photoprotective agent in skin cells.[1] UV Protection D

Keywords (4) Antioxidant, Skin Health, Photoprotective, UV Protection

Goji Berry

Goji Berries[1] (Goji, Lycium Berry, Wolfberry) are from the Lycium barbarum or Lycium chinense plants. Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (1) Antiaging

Golden Thryallis

Golden Thryallis (Galphimia glauca Cav.) Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Gotu Kola

Gotu Kola (Centella asiatica) is a herbaceous, perennial flowering plant. It is used as a vegetable and as a medicinal herb.[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Ana

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Grape Seed Extract

Grape Seed Extract Composition Polyphenols * Catechin and Epicatechin * There are specially manufactured catechin-rich versions of Grape Seed Extact which are engineered to contain high concentrations of monomeric catechins. * Catechin (C) * Epicatechin gallate (ECG) * Procyanidin B1 *

Keywords (8) Antioxidant, Obesity, Lung Health, Lung Damage, Glucose Regulation, Glucosidase inhibitor, Blood Sugar, Lung Protection

Grapes

Grapes are a fruit, classified as a berry, that grow from Grapevines (Vitis).[1] There are currently 79 accepted species of Grapevines. The common grape vine is known as Vitis vinifera, which has over 5,000 varieties. Healing Properties * Antioxidant Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title

Keywords (1) Antioxidant

Green Tea

Green Tea (Camellia sinensis) Composition Healing Properties Antioxidant Green Tea contains exogenous antioxidants (exogenous antioxidants are antioxidants we get from our diet by eating antioxidant-rich foods and by taking supplements).[1] [2] Skin Health UV Protection Green tea polyphenols were

Keywords (15) Antibacterial, Antioxidant, Diabetes, Anticholinesterase, Skin Health, UV Protection, Weight Loss, Anorexigenic, Glucose Regulation, Glucosidase inhibitor, Endothelial Health, Heart Disease, Infections, Heart Attack Prevention, Coronary Artery Disease

Guayusa

Guayusa Guayusa (Ilex guayusa Loes.) is grown in the Amazonian territories of southern Colombia, northern Peru, and Ecuador. Composition The main compounds present in the guayusa extracts were caffeine, squalene and -amyrin.[1] Healing Properties Antimicrobial Antifungal Some extracts obtained fr

Keywords (1) Antioxidant

Hawthorn Berries

Hawthorn berries Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Hazelnut

Hazelnut Healing Properties * Antioxidant: * Cytoprotective: protects cells against harmful agents. * The Asian hazelnut, Corylus heterophylla Fisch--a species of hazel native to eastern Asia in northern and central China, Korea, Japan, and southeastern Siberia--exhibited strong antioxidant and c

Keywords (9) Antioxidant, Heart Health, Weight Loss, Obesity, Cytoprotective, Endothelial Health, Hepatoprotective, Heart Disease, Dysmetabolic Syndrome

Hemp Seeds

Hemp Seeds[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (1) Vegan Protein

Holy Basil

Holy Basil (Ocimum tenuiflorum syn Ocimum sanctum) is also known as tulsi or tulasi. The plant is used as a tea and for its essential oils.[1] Composition Eugenol, rosmarinic acid, carvacrol, oleanolic acid.[2] Synergistic Properties Can be combined with other cerebral stimulants such as rosemary,

Keywords (37) Anticancer, Immunomodulator, Antioxidant, Diabetes, Adaptogen, Anxiety, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Cardioprotective, Antiviral, Antispasmodic, Expectorant, Neuroprotective, Brain Health, Pain Management, Analgesic, Oral Health, Gum Health, High Blood Pressure, Antidiabetic, Hypercholesterolemia, Cardiovascular Health, Hyperlipidemia, Hypolipidemic, Hepatoprotective, Antilipemic, Atherosclerosis, Stress, Gingivitis, Cerebral Stimulant, Digestive Aid, Gingival, Dental plaque, Tooth plaque, Head Trauma, Herpes, Ulcers

Honey

Honey[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

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Hoof Fungus

Shiitake Mushroom (Lentinus edodes)[1] Composition Beta-Glucans (β-glucans) Shiitake Mushrooms contain beta-glucans proven to suppress cancers, protect organs from toxicity, and provide immunomodulatory effects.[^2] Lentinan is a beta-glucan polysaccharide isolated from the fruit body of shiitake

Keywords (2) Antioxidant, Immunomodulation

Horseradish

Horseradish (Armoracia rusticana, syn. Cochlearia armoracia) is a root vegetable used as a spice. It is in the same family of plants as mustard, wasabi, broccoli, and cabbage (Brassicaceae). Composition * Horseradish and Wasabi contain the organosulfur glucosinolate compound, Allyl isothiocyanate.

Keywords (8) Anticancer, Chemoprotective, Antimicrobial, Antiviral, Heart Health, Blood Health, Urinary Tract Infection, UTI

Jambolan

Jambolan (Syzygium cumini) is also known as the Java plum, black plum, Portuguese plum, Malabar plum, or Philippine Duhat. Jambolan fruit contains a high amount of vitamin A and vitamin C. Healing Properties * Anti-hyperglycemic: extract of S. cumini leaves exhibits blood sugar reducing effects.[1

Keywords (5) Diabetes, Antihyperglycemic, Astringent, Hyperglycemia, Retinopathy

Juniper Berry

Juniper berry Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment -### Liver Damage Reperfusion injury Juniper berry oil supplementation helped prevent Hepatic Reperfusion injury, sometimes called ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI) or reoxygenation injury.[1] * improved rates of bile flow * juniper b

Keywords (12) Antibacterial, Immunomodulator, Antioxidant, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Antiaging, Skin Health, Wound Healing, Hepatoprotective, Skin Care, Psoriasis, Skin Inflammation

Kale

Kale Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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King Oyster Mushroom

King oyster mushroom (Pleurotus abalones) Healing Properties * Anticancer:[1] * Antilipemic: * Antiinflammatory: * Antidiabetic: * Antioxidant: * Immunomodulation: Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Anticancer and other therapeutic relevance of mushroom polysaccharides: A holist

Keywords (5) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Immunomodulation, Antilipemic

Kiwi Fruit

Kiwi Fruit[1] Healing Properties * Antioxidant Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (1) Antioxidant

Kumquat

Kumquats (Citrus japonica; formerly classified in the Fortunella genus) are an edible citrus fruit that resemble miniature oranges. They are round or oval shaped and can be eaten whole. The peel has a sweet flavor, but the fruit has a sour center. They possess high nutritional content and are common

Keywords (1) Vitamin C

L-arginine

L-arginine[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (1) Antioxidant

L-citruline

L-citrulline Healing Properties Kidney Health L-citruline protects against glycerol-induced acute renal failure. Disease / Symptom Treatment Renal Failure

Keywords (2) Kidney Health, Renal Failure

Lavender

Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) formerly known as L. officinalis, Lavendula is a flowering plant in the family Lamiaceae (mint), native to the Mediterranean. Healing Properties Antidepressant Reduced anxiety and depression-like behavior.[1] Anxiolytic (anti-anxiety) Demonstrated a striking antid

Keywords (7) Alzheimer's, Anxiolytic, Insomnia, Neuroprotective, Antidepressant, Neurodepressive, Depression

Lemon

Lemon[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Kidney Stones Lemon Juice can prevent kidney stones. Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s):

Keywords (1) Kidney Stones

Lemon Balm

Lemon Balm also known as Melissa officinalis L. Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Dementia Treatment with essential oil of M. officinalis in patients suffering from severe dementia was found to be effective and safe.[1] * Treatment demonstrated an overall improvement in the incidence

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Licorice

Licorice Root Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Lilac Sage

Lilac Sage (Salvia verticillata) Composition The essential oil contains monoterpenes (1,8-cineole, α-pinene, camphor, geraniol, linalool and Υ-terpinene).[1] Healing Properties Anticonvulsant (anti-seizure) extract of S. verticillata resulted in a significant anticonvulsant activity.[1] Antidepre

Keywords (7) Anticonvulsant, Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Seizure, Anticonvulsive, Antiseizure, Antidepressant, Depression

Lime

Lime is a citrus fruit, which is typically round, green in color, 3–6 centimeters in diameter, and contains acidic juice vesicles. The Persian lime (Citrus latifolia), which is a key lime and lemon hybrid, is the most widely produced lime globally. The Key lime (Citrus aurantifolia = Citrus micran

Keywords (4) Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Alkalizing

Linden Tea

Linden Tea Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

Keywords (1) Digestion

Lingonberries

Lingonberries, also known as Vaccinium vitis-idaea, partridgeberry, mountain cranberry or cowberry, is a short evergreen shrub in the heath family that bears edible fruit. The berries contain plentiful organic acids, vitamin C, vitamin A (as beta carotene), B vitamins (B1, B2, B3), and the elements

Keywords (4) Weight Loss, Obesity, Glucose Regulation, Blood Sugar

Lion's Mane Mushroom

Lion's Mane Mushroom (Hericium erinaceus) Healing Properties Anticancer (anti-cancer)[1] Antioxidant Hypolipidemic Immunomodulating Neuro-protective Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Anticancer and other therapeutic relevance of mushroom polysaccharides: A holistic appraisal Auth

Keywords (5) Anticancer, Antioxidant, Neuroprotective, Immunomodulation, Hypolipidemic

Lipoic Acid

Lipoic acid, also known as α-lipoic acid, alpha lipoic acid (ALA) and thioctic acid is an organosulfur compound derived from octanoic acid. Lipoic acid is a cofactor for at least five enzyme systems. Two of these are in the citric acid cycle through which many organisms turn nutrients into energy.

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Lycopene

Lycopene is a bright red carotenoid hydrocarbon found in tomatoes and other red fruits and vegetables, such as red carrots, watermelons, grapefruits, and papayas, but it is not present in strawberries or cherries. Foods that are not red may also contain lycopene, such as asparagus and parsley.[1] C

Keywords (8) Antioxidant, Skin Health, Photoprotective, Erythema, Sunburn, Prostate Health, UV Light Protection, Rheumatoid Arthritis

Maca

Maca[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Sou

Keywords (1) Vitality

Magnesium

Magnesium Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

Keywords (4) Heart Attack, Cardiovascular Disease, Irregular Heartbeat, Arrhythmia

Maitake Mushroom

Maitake Mushroom (Grifola frondosa) Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

Keywords (1) Vitamin D

Mango

Mangos (Mangifera)[1] Composition * Polyphenols (Phenolic Compounds) * Syringic acid * Ferulic acid * Ferulic acid is an antioxidant. * Quercetin-3-glucuronide (a dietary flavanoid) Healing Properties Anti-obesity Modulates lipid metabolism[2] * Suppresses Adipogen

Keywords (7) Blood Health, Weight Loss, Antiobesity, Blood Pressure, Constipation, Menopause, Vascular Function

Manuka Honey

Manuka Honey (also known as Leptospermum honey) is a honey produced exclusively from the nectar of the mānuka tree, Leptospermum scoparium. Mānuka honey is produced by European honey bees (Apis mellifera) foraging on the mānuka tree (Leptospermum scoparium) which grows uncultivated throughout New Ze

Keywords (8) Antibacterial, Antiinflammatory, Immunomodulator, Antimicrobial, Antiviral, Wound Healing, Epithelialization, Burn Treatment

Marjoram

Marjoram Composition Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Adverse Affects Synergistic Effects

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Methyl Sulphonyl Methane

Methyl Sulphonyl Methane better known as MSM, is a naturally occurring Sulphur compound with well-known antioxidant properties.[1] Healing Properties Immunomodulation * Increases Glutathione levels.[1] Epithelialization (Wound Healing) * Induces Wound Healing Kidney Health * Protects against a

Keywords (14) Kidney Health, Pain Management, Skin Health, Immunomodulation, Wound Healing, Renal Failure, Constipation, Glutathione, Hair Health, Nail Health, Keratin Production, Allergies, Hyperacidity, Repetitive Stress Injuries

Mexican Bay Leaf

Mexican Bay Leaf (Litsea glaucescens) Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Milk Thistle

Milk Thistle (Silybum marianum) Healing Properties Antioxidant Skin Health Photoprotective Anti-Tumor (Anticancer) Silymarin (extract of the milk thistle seeds) strongly prevents both photocarcinogenesis and skin tumor promotion.[1] UV Protection Zinc-treated fibroblasts were more resistant to UVR

Keywords (9) Antitumor, Antioxidant, Skin Health, Photoprotective, UV Protection, Chemopreventive, Cancer, Photocarcinogenesis, Skin Cancer

Milky Mushroom

Milky mushroom (Calocybe indica) is a species of edible mushroom originally native to India. C. indica is a robust, fleshy, milky white and umbrella like mushroom. Healing Properties * Immunomodulation[1] Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Anticancer and other therapeutic relevance o

Keywords (1) Immunomodulation

Moringa

Moringa[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

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Muira Puama

Muira Puama or "potency wood" (Ptychopetalum) Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Mullein Leaf

Mullein Leaf (Verbascum thapsus) Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Mustard

Mustard is made from the seeds of the mustard plant. The mustard plant belongs to the angiosperm family, Brassicacea.[1] There are three known edible species of mustard: * White/yellow mustard, (Sinapis alba/ Brassica alba) * Brown mustard, (Brassica juncea) * Black mustard, (Brassica nigra) C

Keywords (15) Antiinflammatory, Chemoprotective, Antioxidant, Diabetes, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Arthritis, Antimutagenic, Inflammation, Joint pain, Common cold, Cough, Rheumatism, Anti-Cancer, antidiabetic

Naringin

Naringin is a glycoside form of naringenin, which is a flavonoid belonging to flavanones subclass. It is commonly found in the pericarp of citrus fruits, bergamot, tomatoes and other fruits. Naringenin and its glycoside (naringin) have been found in a variety of herbs and fruits, including grapefru

Keywords (25) Antibacterial, Antiinflammatory, Immunomodulator, Lung Cancer, Antitumor, Antioxidant, Diabetes, Cardioprotective, Insulin Resistance, Antiviral, Heart Health, Weight Loss, Chemopreventive, Obesity, Cardiovascular Disease, Lung Health, Blood Sugar, Heart Disease, Antiproliferative, Antiadipogenic, Antiatherogenic, Anticarcinogenic, Angiogenic, DNA Repair, Angiogenesis

Nicotinamide

Nicotinamide (NAD) is a form of Vitamin B3. Nicotinamide riboside (NR), a pyridine-nucleoside form of vitamin B3 and precursor to NAD+ seems to be the most vitally beneficial form to supplement with. Healing Properties * Antiaging: Helps ameliorate age-related metabolic decline and disease.[1] * I

Keywords (8) Antiaging, Neuroprotective, Brain Health, Heart Disease, Heart Failure, Neuroprotection, Parkinson's Disease, Neurodegenerative Diseases

Nigella sativa

Nigella sativa (black caraway, also known as black cumin seed).[1] Healing Properties * Antiviral: (anti-viral) Disease / Symptom Treatment Synergistic Qualities * Allium sativum and Nigella sativa extracts showed a synergistic effect in controlling the Cytomegalovirus virus greater than each ex

Keywords (2) Antiviral, Pain

Nobiletin

Nobiletin is a phytochemical found abundantly in citrus peels.[1] Most abundantly found in tangerines sweet orange peel (Citrus sinensis) and in bitter orange peel (Citrus aurantium).[2] Composition / Absorption Nobiletin is a citrus flavonoid with multiple methoxy groups that has a poor water sol

Keywords (16) Antiinflammatory, Leukemia, Antitumor, Heart Health, Neuroprotective, Blood Health, Cardiovascular Health, Memory, Arteriosclerosis, Atherosclerosis, Vascular Health, Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, Anti-atherogenic, Antiatherogenic, Atherogenesis, Anti-tumor

Oleocanthal

Oleocanthal is a phenylethanoid, or a type of natural phenolic compound found in extra-virgin olive oil.[1] Healing Properties * Antiinflammatory: The anti-inflammatory activity of oleocanthal was initially investigated in relation to ibuprofen because these two compounds share similar chemical st

Keywords (8) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Alzheimer's, Antimicrobial, Breast Cancer, Neuroprotective, Cancer

Oleuropein

Oleuropein is a type of phenolic bitter compound found in green olives, olive leaves, and argan oil.[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment * Rheumatoid arthritis: Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citat

Keywords (1) Antioxidant

Olive Oil

Olive Oil[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment * Rheumatoid arthritis: Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (4) Antioxidant, Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Healthy Oils

Olives

Olives[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (2) Heart Health, Brain Health

Onions

Onions (Allium cepa L.) is a vegetable that is the most widely cultivated species of the genus Allium. Its close relatives include the garlic, leek, chive, and Chinese onion. Composition * Polyphenols[1] * Catechin * Epicatechin * Kaempferol * Protocatechuic acid * Quercetin

Keywords (6) Antifungal, Blood Health, Antiobesity, Hypolipidemic, Antiplatelet, Stroke

Oregano

Oregano Healing Properties * [Anesthetic] * [Anticancer] (Anticancer) * cytotoxic to certain types of liver cancer. * [Antimicrobial] * [Antibacterial] (Bactericidal) * [Antiviral] (anti-viral) * [Immune System] * **[Immunostimulant Disease / Symptom Treatment * [Bact

Keywords (4) Anticancer, Antimicrobial, Antiviral, Anesthetic

Panax Ginseng

Panax ginseng is a perennial plant that grows in the mountains of Eastern Asia. Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Papaya

Papaya (Carica papaya)[1] Composition * Polyphenols (Phenolic Compounds) * Caftaric acid Healing Properties Antitumor (Antitumoral) Antiviral (anti-viral) Antihypertensive Antiinflammatory Antioxidant Anti-fertility Digestive Health Rich in fiber. Heart Health (Cardiovascular Health) Hel

Keywords (16) Antiinflammatory, Antitumor, Antioxidant, Antiviral, Heart Health, Fiber, Wound Healing, Hypertension, Heart Attack, Cardiovascular Health, Allergies, Digestive Health, Viral Disorders, Jaundice, Colon Cancer, Malaria

Parsley

Parsley (Petroselinum crispum) Healing Properties * Antioxidant: * Carminative: * Diuretic: * Emmenagogue: a substance that stimulates or increases menstrual flow. Disease / Symptom Treatment * Amenorrhea: an abnormal absence of menstruation.

Keywords (3) Antioxidant, Diuretic, Carminative

Passiflora incarnata

Passiflora incarnata is also known as maypop, purple passionflower, true passionflower, wild apricot, and wild passion vine. Healing Properties * Analgesic: * Anticonvulsant: hydroalcoholic extract of P. incarnata at a dose of 0.4 mg/kg not only prolonged the onset time of seizure but also decrea

Keywords (17) Antiasthmatic, Anxiety, Sedative, Anxiolytic, Insomnia, Antispasmodic, Analgesic, Dysmenorrhea, Menstrual Cramps, Antianxiety, Hypnotic, Vermicidal, Epilepsy, Hysteria, Mania, Hyperactivity, Narcotic

Peaches

Peaches Composition Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Adverse Affects Synergistic Effects

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Pears

Pears Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

Keywords (1) Fiber

Pectasol-c

Pectasol-c (Modified Citrus Pectin)[1] Healing Properties * Antifibrotic: inhibits or reduces fibrosis (scar tissue). * Antitumor (Antitumor, anticancer, Anticancer, Antiproliferative, antiproliferative) * Inhibits bladder tumor growth * P-MCP is a competitive inhibitor of galectin-3, a carbo

Keywords (9) Anticancer, Prostate Cancer, Antitumor, Blood Health, Endothelial Health, Antiproliferative, Atherosclerosis, Urinary Bladder Cancer, Fibrosis

Pectin

Pectin is plant based, and consists of a complex set of polysaccharides. The amount, structure and chemical composition of pectin differs among plants, within a plant over time, and in various parts of a plant. Healing Properties * Antiproliferative * Citrus Pectin fragments such as, rhamnogalactu

Keywords (5) Cancer, Hypercholesterolemia, Antiproliferative, Prebiotic, High Cholesterol

Peppermint

Peppermint[1] Healing Properties * Analgesic * Antiemetic: effective against vomiting and nausea. * Antiemetics are typically used to treat motion sickness and the side effects of opioid analgesics, general anaesthetics, antipsychotic medication and chemotherapy directed against cancer.

Keywords (3) Antispasmodic, Analgesic, Antiemetic

Phenylalanine

Phenylalanine[1] (l-phenylalanine) is amino acid. It is an essential nutrient in the diet of vertebrates. Healing Properties * Heart Health (Cardiovascular Health) * Restores Vascular Function [1] Disease / Symptom Treatment * Heart Disease * Hypertension Sources: 1. Title: l-P

Keywords (5) Heart Health, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Health, Heart Disease, Vascular Function

Pine Bark Extract

Pine Bark [1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Lin

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Pineapple

Pineapple[^1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

Keywords (1) Digestive

Piperine

Piperine is an alkaloid that can be extracted from black pepper. Healing Properties Cytoprotective Piperine protects cells against harmful agents.[1] Chemopreventive Piperine demonstrates a chemoprotective effect by modulating lipid peroxidation and augmenting antioxidant defense system.[1] Herba

Keywords (5) Lung Cancer, Antitumor, Chemoprotective, Cancer, Cytoprotective

Plums

Healing Properties Digestion Probiotic / Prebiotic Plum extract has been shown to activate the growth of all lactobacilli strains.[1] * Lactobacilli are particularly well-recognized as major contributors to improved gut and overall health. Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: In V

Keywords (4) Gut Health, Probiotic, Digestion, Prebiotic

Pomegranate

Pomegranate[1] refers to the fruit of the Punica granatum plant which grows as a small shrub or tree with spiny branches. The Pomegranate tree is extremely long-lived, with some specimens in France surviving for 200 years Healing Properties * Antioxidant: * Endothelial Health: Helps repair the in

Keywords (3) Antioxidant, Endothelial Health, Blood Vessels

Porcini Mushroom

Porcini mushroom (Boletus edulis)[1] Healing Properties Antioxidant Anticancer Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: Review Title: Anticancer and other therapeutic relevance of mushroom polysaccharides: A holistic appraisal Author(s): Damini Kothari, Seema Patel, Soo-Ki Kim

Keywords (2) Anticancer, Antioxidant

Pu-erh tea

Pu-erh Tea[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Lin

Keywords (3) Antioxidant, Bone Health, Bone Regeneration

Pumpkin Seeds

Pumpkin Seeds[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (1) Potassium

Quercetin

Quercetin[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link

Keywords (3) Antioxidant, Skin Health, Collagen Production

Radish

Radish[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

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Raspberry

Raspberry[1] Healing Properties Antioxidant Free radical scavenging. Brain Health Neuroprotective Anti-glycation Glycation is associated with several neurodegenerative disorders, including Alzheimer’s disease (AD, where it potentiates the aggregation and toxicity of proteins such as β-amyloid (Aβ)

Keywords (5) Antioxidant, Alzheimer's, Neuroprotective, Brain Health, Anti-Glycation

Reishi Mushroom

Reishi Mushroom[1] Healing Properties Antiaging Cardiovascular Health Immune System Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s):

Keywords (3) Antiaging, Immune System, Cardiovascular Health

Resveratrol

Resveratrol is a type of natural phenol produced by several plants. Healing Properties * Antiaging: Resveratrol mimics the antioxidant and antiaging effects of caloric restriction.[1] * Anticancer: Resveratrol inhibits the growth of human gastric carcinoma cells.[2] * Antiinflammatory: * Anti-o

Keywords (11) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Alzheimer's, Gut Health, Heart Health, Kidney Health, Antiaging, Neuroprotective, Brain Health, Cardiovascular Health, Endothelial Health

Rhodiola Rosea

Rhodiola Rosea Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Roman Nettle

Roman Nettle[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

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Rooibos

Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) is a plant that grows in South Africa, its leaves are used to make a herbal tea. There are two varieties of Rooibos: Green Rooibos - unfermented tea; Red Rooibos - fermented tea.[1] Composition Rooibos tea contains no caffeine and has a relatively low level of tannins

Keywords (16) Antioxidant, Antidiabetic, Obesity, Relaxation, Anti-obesogenic, Anti-hypertensive, Anti-infertility, Bone Formation, Bone Mineralization, Osteoporosis, Infertility, Fertility, Male Reproductive Health, Androgen Balancing, Hormone Regulation, Calming

Rosemary

Rosemary[1] (Rosmarinus officinalis) Healing Properties * Antimicrobial (anti-microbial) * Antiepileptic: anticonvulsant activity against seizures.[1] * Antioxidant * Antiparkinson’s: The compound carnosol (from Rosemary) significantly protected brain cells from neurotoxicity and improved the c

Keywords (20) Antioxidant, Antimicrobial, Anxiolytic, Circulatory Stimulant, Neuroprotective, Digestion, Anticonvulsant, Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Seizure, Anticonvulsive, Antiseizure, Antianxiety, Antiepileptic, Anti-Epileptic, Antidpressant, Memory, Mental Stimulant, Sexual Function, Testosterone, Spermatogenesis

Royal Jelly

Royal Jelly, a white and viscous jelly-like substance, is a form of hypopharyngeal and mandibular gland secretion from the worker bees. It is also known as a “superfood” that is solely consumed by the queen bee. Royal jelly is also fed to the honeybee larvae upon hatching and helps to nurture the br

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Rutin

Rutin (rutoside or rutinoside) is a citrus flavonoid found in a wide variety of plants including citrus fruit. More specifically, it is a phenolic compound called a "glycoside"; and consists of the flavonol quercetin and the disaccharide rutinose.[1] Healing Properties Endothelial Health Disease /

Keywords (1) Endothelial Health

Rye

Rye (Secale cereale) is a grass grown extensively as a cereal grain. It is a member of the wheat tribe (Triticeae) and is closely related to barley (genus Hordeum) and wheat (Triticum). Rye grain is used for flour, bread, beer, crisp bread, some whiskeys, some vodkas, and animal fodder. It can also

Keywords (13) Ulcerative Colitis, Diabetes, Gut Health, Digestion, Cancer, Colitis, Gut Fermentation, Colon Health, Whole Grains, Gut Microbiota, Autism, Celiac Disease, Crohn’s Disease

Sage

Sage (Salvia officinalis L.) Composition The leaves contain: * Caffeic acid * Carnosic acid * Carnosol * Chlorogenic acid * Fumaric acid * Rosmarinic acid * Ursolic acid * Ursonic acid The essential oil contains: * Borneol * Cineole * Thujone Healing Properties * Anti-diabetic: Impr

Keywords (11) Antiinflammatory, Leukemia, Antioxidant, Alzheimer's, Diabetes, Antifungal, Insulin Resistance, Breast Cancer, Antidiabetic, Cancer, Obesity

Salvia discolor

Salvia discolor Composition * The major component of extracts from aerial parts of the Salvia species is Rosmarinic acid. * Total phenolic and flavonoid contents may include: * Rosmarinic acid * Caffeic acid * Quercetin Healing Properties * Antioxidant: S. discolour extract exhi

Keywords (2) Leukemia, Antioxidant

Salvia sclarea

Salvia sclarea Composition * The major component of extracts from aerial parts of the Salvia species is Rosmarinic acid. * Total phenolic and flavonoid contents may include: * Rosmarinic acid * Caffeic acid * Quercetin Healing Properties * Antioxidant: Salvia sclarea extract exh

Keywords (2) Leukemia, Antioxidant

Sambong

Sambong[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

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Sarsaparilla

Sarsaparilla, (Smilax ornata) is a perennial trailing vine with prickly stems that is native to Mexico and Central America. Composition Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Adverse Affects Synergistic Effects

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Saw Palmetto

Saw Palmetto Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Schisandra Berry

Schisandra berry (Schisandra chinensis) is also called the magnolia berry or five-flavor fruit. Healing Properties Anticonvulsive (anti-convulsive, anticonvulsant, antiseizure, anti-seizure) used to prevent or reduce the severity of epileptic fits or seizures. Hepatoprotection (antihepatotoxicity)

Keywords (13) Alzheimer's, Dementia, Liver Protection, Neuroprotective, Brain Health, Learning, Anticonvulsant, Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Seizure, Anticonvulsive, Antiseizure, Memory, Muscle Health

Selenium

Selenium[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

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Shiitake Mushroom

Shiitake Mushroom (Lentinus edodes)[1] Composition Beta-Glucans (β-glucans) Shiitake Mushrooms contain beta-glucans proven to suppress cancers, protect organs from toxicity, and provide immunomodulatory effects.[2] Lentinan is a beta-glucan polysaccharide isolated from the fruit body of shiitake m

Keywords (2) Antioxidant, Immunomodulation

Short Chain Fatty Acids

Short Chain Fatty Acids (SCFA), also referred to as volatile fatty acids (VFAs), are a postbiotic fermentation product of non-digestible dietary fiber by microbiota in the intestine. Highly-fermentable fiber residues, such as those from resistant starch, oat bran, pectin, and guar are transformed b

Keywords (7) Antiinflammatory, Immunomodulator, Lung Health, Lungs, COPD, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Microbiome Modulation

Soursop

Soursop, also called graviola, is the fruit of the Annona muricata tree. Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Spanish Sage

Spanish Sage (Salvia lavandulifolia Vahl) Composition The essential oil contains monoterpenes (1,8-cineole, α-pinene, camphor, geraniol, linalool and Υ-terpinene).[1] Healing Properties * Brain Health: (Neuroprotective) * Acetylcholinesterase inhibitor: The essential oil of S. lavandulifolia demo

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Spinach

Spinach[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

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Stout Camphor Fungus

Stout camphor fungus (Antrodia camphorata) is also known as Taiwanofungus camphoratus. It is endemic to Taiwan, where it grows only on the endemic tree Cinnamomum kanehirae, causing a brown heart rot. In Taiwan it is also known as niu-chang, niu-chang-ku, or niu-chang-chih. Healing Properties * Im

Keywords (1) Immunomodulation

Tangerine

Tangerine[1] Healing Properties * Alkalizing: Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abs

Keywords (1) Alkalizing

Theanine

Theanine is a component of green tea.[1] Healing Properties * Helps control the overstimulation of brain cells * Promotes relaxation without loss of alertness * Stimulates the production of GABA (the relaxation response neurotransmitter). Disease / Symptom Treatment * Anxiety / Manic * Inhibit

Keywords (6) Anxiety, Neuroprotective, Brain Health, Mania, Relaxation, Manic

Thyme

Thyme[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: So

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Tomatoes

Tomatoes[1] Healing Properties * Weight Loss: Disease / Symptom Treatment * Obesity: Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Case Report, Meta Analysis, Review Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: D

Keywords (3) Prostate Cancer, Weight Loss, Obesity

Tualang Honey

Tualang Honey Healing Properties * Antimicrobial:[1] * Antiinflammatory:[1] * Antioxidant:[1] * Antimutagenic:[1] * Antitumor:[1] * Antidiabetic:[1] * Wound-healing:[1] Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Review of the Medicinal Effects of Tualang Honey and a Comparison with Man

Keywords (4) Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Antimicrobial, Wound Healing

Turkey Tail Mushroom

Turkey Tail Mushroom (also known as Coriolus versicolor, Trametes versicolor, or Polyporus versicolor)[1] Composition Beta-Glucans (β-glucans) Turkey Tail Mushrooms contain beta-glucans proven to suppress cancers, protect organs from toxicity, and provide immunomodulatory effects.[^2] Krestin is a

Keywords (12) Anticancer, Antitumor, Breast Cancer, Immune System, Beta-Glucans, Gastric Cancer, Esophageal, Colorectal Cancer, Lung Cancers, Immunostimulator, Chemoimmunotherapy, Immunotherapy

Turmeric

Turmeric[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Synergistic Effects Green Tea Green Tea has been shown to have a beneficial synergistic effect when taken with turmeric or curcumin. Sources: 1. Study Type: Animal Study, Commentary, Human Study: In Vitro - In Vivo - In Silico, Human: Cas

Keywords (2) Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant

Velvet Bean Seed

Velvet Bean Seed Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Vitamin C

Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Vitamin D

Vitamin D Healing Properties Antiinflammatory Vitamin D enables anti-inflammation to promote tissue repair in response to injury.[1] Skin Health Photoprotective Vitamin D protects the skin from UV damage by promoting macrophage autophagy (natural, orderly degradation and recycling of cellular comp

Keywords (4) Antioxidant, Skin Health, Photoprotective, UV Protection

Vitamin E

Vitamin E (vitamin-e) refers to a group of eight fat soluble organic compounds that include four tocopherols (alpha, beta, delta, gamma) and four tocotrienols (alpha, beta, delta, gamma). Healing Properties Antioxidant Vitamin E is an exogenous antioxidant (exogenous antioxidants are antioxidants w

Keywords (11) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Prostate Cancer, Lung Cancer, Antitumor, Antioxidant, Photoprotective, Inflammation, Apoptosis, Liver Health, UV Skin Protection

Walnut

Walnut (Juglans regia) Healing Properties * Antibiotic: * Antibacterial: * Brain Health: Powerful antioxidant. * Cognition: Improves learning and memory functions.[1] * Neuroprotective:[1] improving neuronal dysfunctions of the brain. * Defatted Walnut Meal Protein Hydrolysates (DWMPH): protec

Keywords (11) Antibacterial, Antioxidant, Antibiotic, Antimicrobial, Neuroprotective, Learning, Oxidative Stress, Memory, MRSA, Neurotoxicity, Cognition

Watermelon

Watermelon[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (1) Muscle Recovery

White Tea

White Tea Healing Properties * Prevents Pre-Diabetes-induced metabolic dysfunction in testis and epididymis. [1] * Preserves sperm quality [1] Disease / Symptom Treatment * Pre-diabetic induced metabolic dysfunction [1] Sources: 1. Title: White tea intake prevents prediabetes-induced m

Keywords (3) Diabetes, Sperm Health, Metabolic Syndrome

Wormwood

Wormwood Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Yacón

Yacón (Smallanthus sonchifolius) is a plant. Healing Properties * Yacon leaves contain quantities of protocatechuic, chlorogenic, caffeic, and ferulic acids, which gives tisanes (herbal teas) made from the leaves prebiotic and antioxidant properties.[1] Disease / Symptom Treatment * Arterioscler

Keywords (3) Cardiovascular Health, Arteriosclerosis, Atherosclerosis

Yohimbe

Yohimbe Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment

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Zinc

Zinc plays an essential role in human health. The human body maintains a tight regulation of zinc homeostasis both systemically and intracellularly.[1] The food plants that contain the most zinc are wheat (germ and bran) and various seeds, including sesame, poppy, alfalfa, celery, and mustard. Zin

Keywords (5) Antioxidant, Antiviral, Skin Health, Photoprotective, UV Protection