The curcumin or turmeric is described as the herb having the ability to protect the liver against toxic substances such as heavy metals, lead, prevent the formation of gallstones or decrease the size of stones already formed and to increase the flow of bile. They are also used to treat both osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. They seem to have highly aromatic and antiseptic property per Indian medicine. It is used in swelling, insect stings, wounds, whooping cough, inflammation, internal injuries.
Wheatgrass is an excellent source of minerals and vitamins such as vitamin A, C, and E as well as iron, magnesium, calcium, and aminoacids. There are also several antioxidants that cures heart disease, cancer, arthritis, and neurodegenerative diseases. It also contains several important antioxidants, including glutathione that fight free radicals to prevent cell damage and reduce oxidative stress. The effects of wheatgrass are similar to atorvastatin, a common drug that treats high blood cholesterol.
Tulsi or the Holy Basil has amazing healing power. It can used as a herbal medicine in numerous ailments, including fever, common cold, coughs, sore throat, respiratory disorder, kidney stone, heart problem, stress, mouth infections, insect bites, skin disorders and so on. Essential oil extracted from Karpoora Tulsi is mostly used for medicinal purposes and in herbal cosmetics, and is widely used in skin preparations and for fever, colds and infections.
Triphala is used in multi-purpose treatment for symptoms ranging from stomach ailments to dental cavities. It is also believed to promote longevity and overall health. Practitioners believe that healing and balancing the three doshas can help a person achieve optimal health, the therapeutic benefits of the preparation come from its antioxidant properties and ability to combat some drug resistant bacteria. Triphala mouthwash is effective in preventing plaque and gingivitis.
Spirulina is an algae, taken as a dietary supplement. Spirulina has a high protein and vitamin content, and also has antioxidant and inflammation-fighting properties and the ability to regular the immune systems. Also it has good amount of magnesium, potassium and manganese. It can lower bad LDL and triglycerides levels and reduce blood pressure. It was also found that it has anti-cancer properties. Spirulina reduce the symptoms of allergic rhinitis including runny nose, nasal congestion and itching.
Brahmi is the only herb that increases intelligence naturally. It is used as a memory enhancer, aphrodisiac and a health tonic. Brahmi has a cooling property which keeps the mind calm and free of anxiety. It also promotes sound sleep. It is the powerhouse of valuable alkaloids and triterpene saponins that can stimulate brain chemicals for shaper thinking, memory and learning. It is used to treat Alzheimer’s disease, anxiety, and ADHD, along with fighting stress and improving memory.
Ashwagandha is one of the most powerful herbs in Ayurvedic healing. Ashwagandha have been used to treat arthritis, constipation, insomnia, skin conditions, stress, gastrointestinal issues, diabetes, nervous breakdowns, fevers, snake bites, and memory loss. This herb has natural properties to calm you down and and boost your stamina. It also restores balance in your body. These types of remedies are given to small children as tonics, and are also taken by the middle-aged and elderly to increase longevity.
Amla or Indian gooseberry is a powerhouse of nutrients which has an interesting balance of bitter, sweet and sour flavours. Amla with great source of Vitamin C cures sore throat and cold. It helps heal painful mouth ulcers and has anti-inflammatory properties. It helps fight the common cold, improves eyesight, burns fat and builds immunity. It helps manage chronic conditions and relieves joint pain. The vitamin C in amla is absorbed more easily and hence it gives instant relief.
Noni powder is high with antioxidants, polysaccharides, amino acids, vitamins, and minerals. Noni prevents cancer, infections, treat high blood pressure, and many other conditions such as arthritis, headache and skin problems. Noni is used to reduce total cholesterol and triglyceride, chronic pain, painful inflammation and swelling, diabetes, parasitic infections and anti-inflammatory and antitumor property, colic, convulsions, painful urination, and stimulating menstrual flow.
Neem has been used as an insecticide, insect repellent, and oral dentifrice, and in traditional medicine to treat malaria, diabetes, worms, and cardiovascular and skin diseases. The vitamins and fatty acids in neem improve and maintain the elasticity of the skin, reduce wrinkles and fine lines. Neem can be used to treat anorexia, nausea, belching and intestinal worms. Ayurveda suggests neems are good for the eyes and useful in treating skin disease and headaches.
Moringa also called as drumstick tree has antifungal, antiviral, antidepressant, and anti-inflammatory properties. Moringa contains vitamin A, vitamin B1 (thiamine), B2 (riboflavin), B3 (niacin), B-6 folate, and ascorbic acid (vitamin C), calcium, potassium, iron, magnesium,phosphorus, and zinc. Moringa a nutient packed which are main source of plant-based protein that can help in hormone balance. They help in protecting liver, fight free radicals, inflammation, and improve blood sugar and digestion.
Garlic is widely used as a medicine worldwide and is regarded as an aphrodisiac. Garlic is a particularly rich source of organosulfur compounds, which are thought to be responsible for its flavor and aroma, as well as its potential health benefits. It is used relieve cough, fever, hair issues, skin disorders such as eczema, scabies, tetanus and lung inflammation. They are also used in many digestive disorders, diabetes, rheumatism, tuberculosis, high blood pressure, etc.