Coconut oil is nowadays used by millions of people to improve the health of their hair. It is also popular cooking oil in many countries like India, Sri Lanka, Philippines,…Read more
There is no limit to what some people will spend on making their hair look beautiful. The health and appearance of your hair can either enhance or reduce your beauty.…Read more
Anyone can get a bladder infection or urinary tract infection (UTI), even though they are more common in women than in men or children. Research indicates that one in three…Read more
Daikon which means large (dai) root (kon), is variety of radish found in Japan and other parts of Asia. It is also known as white radish, Oriental radish, Chinese radish…Read more
...s like cold, cough, asthma and others. Combined with anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties it reduces inflammation in respiratory tract and protects from infections. Zedoary as aphrodisiac It has been traditionally used as an aphrodisiac agent. Like ginger it is used in treatment of sexual problems including infertility, erectile dysfunction. It is believed to strengthen uterine muscles. Zedoary for cancer cure Zedoary contains curcuminoi...
Have you tasted licorice candy? You could have come across several licorice flavored foods, licorice flavored tobacco or chewing gum. Liquorice or licorice is the root of plant which belongs…Read more
Bael / Bel or Bilva is woody tree native to Indian subcontinent bearing peculiar trifoliate leaves and woody skinned fruit. Hindus use these Bael leaves to worship god Shiva and…Read more
Rose or गुलाब has been inspiration to poets across the world. Rose has been symbolized to love or happiness in life. ‘फूल काटो में खिला था, सेज पर मुरझा गया’…Read more
We often hear about black tea, green tea or sometime white tea. But what is Rooibos tea? Rooibos tea is no way related to the tea plant, but derived from…Read more
...for problems such as wounds, burns, skin ulcers, boils, infections. It has antimicrobial and antiseptic properties which helps control growth of harmful bacteria and germs. Waikato Honey Research Unit is investigating and has established health benefits of honey as antimicrobial agent. Honey applied to mouth ulcers helps them to heal faster. Honey is useful for treating colds Honey treat most persistent cold, cough and congested chest. Just take o...
...nds including citral. Health benefits of lemongrass include its ability as antimicrobial agent, stimulant and strong antioxidant. Some of the other health benefits of lemongrass are listed below: Anti Oxidant Lemon grass has high antioxidant levels. Research is still ongoing on various components including citral offering this property. Anti microbial properties of lemongrass Scientific studies confirm antimicrobial, especially antibacterial and a...
This herb from India also known as Indian Ginseng is now a popular supplement. These supplements come from roots of shrub Withania somnifera or more commonly known as ashwagandha. Ashvagandha…Read more
Sapota, also known as Sapodilla (Manilkara zapotilla, Sapotaceae) or chikoo is a super tasty tropical fruit that is full of vitamins, minerals and other nutrients. It comprises of simple sugars…Read more
Semecarpus anacardium, commonly known by different names such as Bibba, Bhilwa, Ballataka etc is a close relative of the cashew nut. A native to India, especially the sub-Himalayan region, central,…Read more
Myrrh, sounds mystic, doesn’t it? Myrrh is aromatic plant sap/resin collected from barks of small thorny trees of Commiphora species. Annals of history suggest its uses as perfume, incense and…Read more