Like all herbs, fennel has been used since antiquity. It was used as a therapeutic herb and considered a symbol of success. It has been a powerful antidote for poisoning by snake, scorpion bites and poisonous mushrooms. Later it was appreciated more as a flavoring for meats and fish. Nonetheless, it is a strong tonic and antiseptic, it fights bad breath and its use in foods and beverages is said to increases sexual desire. Recent evedince from research suggests that fennel seeds have fat-burning or... More
Πρόκειται για ακόμα ένα βότανο με εξαιρετικές φαρμακευτικές ιδιότητες. Το εκουιζέτο βοηθά την απορόφηση του ασβεστίου απο τον οργανισμό. Έχει αποδειχθεί ιδιαίτερα χρήσιμο στις περιπτώσεις που παρουσιάζονται φλεγμονές στον οργανισμό και έχει παρατηρηθεί πως βοηθά στην... More
The nettle plant has been widely used for centuries dating back , at least to the first century where Greek physicians Dioscorides and Galen reported that the leaf of nettle had diuretic and laxative properties . It was said to be useful for ailments such as asthma, pleurisy and spleen illnesses. Recently nettle has been used against a variety of complaints such as muscular and arthritis pain, eczema, ulcers, asthma, diabetes, intestinal inflammation, nosebleeds and rheumatism. Nettle leaves are also... More
A very aromatic plant with a freshness and intensity in flavor, slightly reminiscent of pine. It is known from antiquity. Ancient Greeks used it as a healing herb in the decoration of temples / buildings, and burned as incense at various religious festivals or ceremonies. Also known for its ability to stimulate memory, it is an excellent antioxidant, tonic and stimulant for those who are very tired both physically and mentally as well as those with low sexual desire from severe fatigue.
The Latin name for sage: salvia, means “to heal. Although the effectiveness of Common Sage is open to debate, it has been recommended at one time or another for virtually every ailment. Modern evidence supports its effects as an antihydrotic, antibiotic, antifungal, astringent, antispasmodic, estrogenic, hypoglycemic, and tonic. In a double blind, randomized and placebo-controlled trial, sage was found to be effective in the management of mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease.