Category Archives: Adaptogen

Adaptogenic Herbs: Differences in Mechanisms of Action

Adaptogenic herbs are plants that resist detrimental changes to physiological systems and have a normalising effect on these systems. There are a number of adaptogenic herbs that have been identified and these may have different mechanisms of action. For example, … Continue reading

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Chlorophytum borivilianum: Anti-Stress and Antioxidant Effects

Chlorophytum borivilianum is a herb that is native to parts of India and belongs to the Liliaceae or lily family of plants. In India, the plant is sometimes called safed musli or musli. The plant is grown as a vegetable … Continue reading

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Adaptogenic Herbs Against Depression

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Adpatogenic Herbs: Main Mechanisms

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