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Health benefits of Rowan berry

Health benefits of Rowan berry

Native to the cool and temperate areas of the Northern hemisphere, rowan berries are the fruits of rowans or mountain ashes, which are mostly small trees although some of them…Read more
Health benefits of bunya nut

Health benefits of bunya nut

Bunya nut comes from the evergreen coniferous Bunya pine (Araucaria bidwilli), which is native to Queensland, Australia. These nuts when cooked taste sweet and are starchy similar to the taste…Read more
Health benefits of arnica

Health benefits of arnica

Known for its incredible healing effects, Arnica has been long used for several centuries to treat bruises and injuries.  Arnica Montana, also known as wolf’s bane, leopard’s bane and mountain arnica,…Read more
Health benefits of Graviola or Soursop

Health benefits of Graviola or Soursop

In case you had watched Dwayne Johnson starrer movie, The Rundown (Welcome to the Jungle), we would recall about fruit “Konlobas” which caused hallucinations and temporary paralysis. Though such fruit…Read more
Health benefits of Honey

Health benefits of Honey

What is Honey?

Honey is nectar and sweet deposits from plants, gathered, modified and stored in the honeycomb by honey bees. Honey is made by honey bees in one of the most efficient structure – the beehive. A beehive contains more than 50,000 bees who collectively travel thousands of miles to gather nectar from flowers and make honey.

Honey is most popular natural product known since ages for its health benefits. Ancient men who collected honey from forests had realized health benefits of honey. Ancient civilizations have been using honey in various forms for various medicinal uses including healing of wounds, burns, ulcers, infections, etc. Honey has been used for at least 5000 years for its healing properties. Honey forms base of various medicinal preparation of Ayurveda – ancient medicine science from India. Ancient Greece's Hippocrates, the father of medicine, found honey cleans sores and ulcers on the lips. He also found it heals boils and running sores and other health benefits.