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Discovering the benefits and properties of astragalus

The astragalus plant has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for centuries. The extract from its roots is marketed as a treatment for many different diseases and conditions, but the evidence backing up these claims is not conclusive. Astragalus is a leguminous plant of oriental origin, widespread in all temperate areas of the northern hemisphere. …

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Citronella Candles and How They Can Keep Bugs Away

Citronella candles are a great way to keep mosquitoes away from you and your family. You might not like using bug spray and prefer something a bit more natural. Recently though studies have found that oil of lemon eucalyptus is more effective against pesky mosquitoes than citronella oil.  They work by releasing a chemical that is …

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Why is chicory coffee a healthy alternative to traditional coffee

Chicory root is a plant that has been used for medicinal purposes for more than 2,000 years. It is believed that chicory root has many health benefits. Some of these include treatment for diabetes, prevention of cancer, and relief from constipation. The plant is also used as a coffee substitute and as an ingredient in …

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Lavender essential oil; properties and how is it used?

Lavender essential oil is the prince of essential oils, a bottle is a must have. It is used to solve many small everyday problems and then it has a wonderful scent. Botanical name : Lavandula angustifolia, Lavandula officinalis, Lavandula vera (Lavender); Lavandula latifolia, Lavandula spica Family: Lamiaceae The essential oil and extract come from the …

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What are the best types of food to strengthen the immune system?

We are all aware that nutrition is crucial for our health, and understanding that there are foods that enhance the immune system can help you prefer specific foods to ensure that our bodies work properly. This pandemic has shown us the importance of having strong immune defenses in order to battle viruses, infections, and germs. …

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