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

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

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

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

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

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, Anti-Fungal, Antifungal, Antimicrobial, Brain Aging, Brain Health, Dementia, Hepatoprotection, Hepatoprotective, Insulin Signaling, Liver Health, Neurogenesis

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

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

Coconut Oil

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

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

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

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

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

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, Antimicrobial, Antiviral, Blood Health, Chemoprotective, Heart Health, UTI, Urinary Tract Infection

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

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) Alkalizing, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antimicrobial

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, Antimicrobial, Antiviral, Burn Treatment, Epithelialization, Immunomodulator, Wound Healing

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

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

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) Anesthetic, Anticancer, Antimicrobial, Antiviral

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

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, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Wound Healing

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, Antibiotic, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Cognition, Learning, MRSA, Memory, Neuroprotective, Neurotoxicity, Oxidative Stress