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WATERCRESS: THE MOST POPULAR GREEN REMEDY OF THE USA

WATERCRESS: THE MOST POPULAR GREEN REMEDY OF THE USA />
Watercress is a perennial plant, reaching the height of 60 cm or more. A moisture-loving, relatively cold-resistant and shade-tolerant plant. The stem is hollow, creeping, usually rooting at the base. The leaves are green, simple, without stipules, pinnate, with wide petioles and 2-7 pairs of oblong or oval leaves. read more

AILANTHUS. SOURCE OF ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITY

AILANTHUS. SOURCE OF ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITY />
The leaves and roots of this amazing tree have anti-inflammatory and antiviral properties. Traditional medicine recommends using them when having dysentery and malaria, as well as for getting rid of tapeworms. Bark has an antimicrobial effect and is a strong natural antiseptic. These qualities will be useful for skin diseases, lichen, leishmaniasis. read more

BILBERRY IS A SECRET WEAPON AGAINST AILMENTS

BILBERRY IS A SECRET WEAPON AGAINST AILMENTS />
Bilberry is an excellent natural antiseptic and an antibiotic. It is a good remedy for stomach and colitis. The plant has a disinfectant effect, it improves the intestinal microflora and prevents putrefactive processes. Bilberry promotes the improvement of immunity, prevents the development of cardiovascular diseases. Preparations made from bilberries help to withstand eye stress. Carotenoids contribute to the renewal of the retina of the eye, improve the eye blood circulation, night vision and overall improvement of visual functions. read more

POWERFUL PROPERTIES OF OREGON GRAPE

POWERFUL PROPERTIES OF OREGON GRAPE />
The roots include isoquinoline alkaloids (berberine, hydrastin, berbamin), palmitin, zinc, copper, silicon, manganese, sodium. There are tannins, flavonoids, pectins, organic acids and some microelements (potassium, copper, zinc, etc.) in the bark and branches of the plant. read more

LINDEN. REAL AND FAST RECOVERY FROM MANY DISEASES

LINDEN. REAL AND FAST RECOVERY FROM MANY DISEASES />
It is a naturally occurring hybrid between Tilia cordata (small-leaved lime) and Tilia platyphyllos (large-leaved lime). However it is not closely related to the lime fruit tree. It is a deciduous tree up to 15–50 m of height. The leaves are intermediate of 6-15 cm long. The flowers are produced in clusters. The fruit is a dry nut-like drupe with diameter of 8 mm. read more

HORSE CHESTNUT PROFILE

HORSE CHESTNUT PROFILE />
Deciduous tree of up to 25 m high. Leaves are large, complex, five to seven fingered, with long petioles. They form a dense crown. Flowers are campanulate, asymmetric, fragrant with a strong, pleasant smell. Chestnut fruit is a ball-shaped green capsule (walnut), 6-8 cm in length, seated with prickly thorns. The fruit contains 1-4 seeds. read more

I NEVER MET A PUMPKIN I DIDN'T LIKE

I NEVER MET A PUMPKIN I DIDN'T LIKE />
The content of provitamin A in a pumpkin is five times more than in carrots and three times more than in a beef liver. Therefore, ophthalmologists often recommend people with visual impairment preparing dishes from pumpkin and drink pumpkin juice. read more

Some facts about Barberry (Berberis Vulgaris)

Some facts about Barberry (Berberis Vulgaris) />
Both the bark and the berries are utilized in healing. The dried fruit is used in herbal medicines for which the bark, root and berries are used. Chemical constituents of barberry include isoquinolone alkaloids which help in the treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome. read more