Category Archives: Cloves

Clove As An Antidepressant

Cloves refer to the dried flower buds of the Syzygium aromaticum plant. Cloves are known to possess a number of medicinally important phytochemicals and these explain the traditional use of cloves in medicine for treating a number of conditions. Cloves … Continue reading

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Cloves For Memory Decline?

Clove (Eugenia caryophyllata (Myrtaceae; syn. Syzygium aromaticum, Caryophyllus aromaticus) is a traditional medicinal plant used for its wide ranging healing properties. Like most plants, cloves are high in antioxidant phytochemicals and have excellent free radical scavenging ability. In addition, cloves … Continue reading

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Cloves (Syzygium aromaticum): Medicinal Plant

Cloves (Syzygium aromaticum) are evergreen trees that grow in tropical locations. The flower buds of clove plants are known to possess an oil with a number of medicinal effects including germicidal properties as well as anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antiseptic and antifungal … Continue reading

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Cloves for Memory

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Cloves (Syzygium aromaticum)

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Phytocannabinoids

β-caryophyllene is a phytocannabinoid found in a number of plants including cannabis, black caraway, cloves, hops, basil, oregano, black pepper, ylang-ylang, lavender and rosemary. β-caryophyllene may activate the CB2 cannabinoid receptor in humans and animals. Other plants contain phytochemicals that … Continue reading

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Three Easy Ways To Boost Antioxidant Intake (Tea, Herbs, Whey Protein)

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The Insulin-Like Activity of Common Herbs

A number of herbs have been traditionally used for the treatment of blood sugar disorders. Cinnamon (Cinnamomum cassia), garlic (Allium sativum), onion (Allium cepa), gurmar (Gymnema sylvestre), bitter melon (Momordica charantia), korean ginseng (Panax ginseng), holy basil (Ocimum sanctum) and … Continue reading

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Cloves

Clove trees (Eugenia aromatica) produces two cm long pink flowers that can be picked as buds and dried. These buds when dried turn brown, and at this point are referred to as cloves. Cloves are a common spice found throughout … Continue reading

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