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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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) Blood Health, Cardiovascular Health, Diabetes, Hyperlipidemia, Immune System

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

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

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) Antihyperglycemic, Astringent, Diabetes, Hyperglycemia, Retinopathy

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

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

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

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

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, Metabolic Syndrome, Sperm Health