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

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

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) Alzheimer's, Antiglycation, Antioxidant, Brain Health, Neuroprotective

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

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, Brain Health, Circulation, Endocrine System, Erythema, Heart Health, Immune Response, Immune System, Photoprotective, Skin Health, Skin Hydration, UV Protection

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

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

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) Alzheimer's, Antioxidant, Brain Health, Diabetes, Glycation, Neuroprotective

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

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

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, Brain Health, Heart Disease, Heart Failure, Neurodegenerative Diseases, Neuroprotection, Neuroprotective, Parkinson's Disease

Olives

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

Keywords (2) Brain Health, Heart Health

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

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

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, Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Seizure, Anticonvulsant, Anticonvulsive, Antiseizure, Brain Health, Dementia, Learning, Liver Protection, Memory, Muscle Health, Neuroprotective

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

Keywords (1) Brain Health

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, Brain Health, Mania, Manic, Neuroprotective, Relaxation