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Fewer known benefits of Feverfew

Fewer known benefits of Feverfew

Well known for its ability to prevent headaches and migraine, feverfew is a herb that has  been widely used in herbal medicines for treating many ailments. It has been found…Read more
9 health benefits of Bearberries

9 health benefits of Bearberries

Bearberries, scientifically known as Arctostaphylos uva-ursi are gaining world wide popularity these days.  A main ingredient in supplements and many skin care products, these berries are highly beneficial to your…Read more
18 ways to treat migraine at home

18 ways to treat migraine at home

A migraine is defined as a neurobiological disorder that may cause moderate to severe pain, typically on one side of the head. In some cases the pain may become intense…Read more
12 less known benefits of Henna

12 less known benefits of Henna

Henna (Lawsonia inermis), also known Mehndi has been long used by both men and women for coloring their hair and also for doing temporary tattoos on the skin. For thousands…Read more
Health benefits of cloves

Health benefits of cloves

They might look small and unappealing, but cloves are super foods when it comes to nutrition and health benefits. They are the unopened flower buds of the evergreen clove tree…Read more
Natural food for headaches

Natural food for headaches

Chuck Norris should be the only person on earth who doesn’t get headaches; he gives headache, even to aspirin! Let’s keep these Chuck Norris facts apart; almost every person has…Read more
Health benefits of Ajowan or Ajwain Seeds

Health benefits of Ajowan or Ajwain Seeds

Ajowan or Ajwain (scientific name Trachyspermum ammi pronounced aj’o-wen) is from same family as caraway or cumin. Ajowan also known as carom / Ajave/ Ethiopian Cumin or Omam, is common spice in Indian cooking.

Ajowan seeds are often chewed on their own after a meal for medicinal value. Ajowan tastes hot and leave tongue numb for a while. Crushed or cooked ajowan leaves strong and distinctive thyme-like aroma. Oil of Ajwain seeds essential contains Thymol. Thymol constitutes more than 50% of Ajowan oil.

Health benefits of Ajowain seeds are known traditionally and it is only because of these health and medicinal benefits of ajowain seeds, it finds its place as home remedies for common ailments. Health benefits of Ajwain seeds and other medicinal uses of Ajwain are summarized below: