Herbs, Seeds & Spices

7 reasons to eat black cumin

7 reasons to eat black cumin

Black cumin are the seeds of the flowering plant Nigella Sativa, which has been revered for its medical properties for centuries. The health benefits of black cumin have been confirmed time and time again by medical research. Let’s take a look at 10 reasons to eat black cumin. 1. Hair […]

by April 10, 2018
Turmeric beats ibuprofen for arthritis

Turmeric beats ibuprofen for arthritis

Turmeric is one of the most potent healing spices in the world. It is one the most researched plants in the world. There are so many reasons to eat turmeric. The medicinal properties of turmeric have been the subject of over 6000 peer-reviewed and published biomedical studies. New research shows that turmeric beats […]

by April 5, 2018
10 reasons to eat flaxseeds

10 reasons to eat flaxseeds

Flaxseeds are well known for their nutrition value. They are a great source of vitamins, antioxidants, and so much more. These seeds make a great addition to smoothies and breakfast, adding texture and powerful health benefits. Let’s take a look at 10 reasons to eat flaxseeds. 1. Digestive health: Flaxseeds […]

by March 26, 2018
Study shows that curcumin fights Alzheimer’s

Study shows that curcumin fights Alzheimer’s

Study shows that curcumin fights Alzheimer’s We have seen how it is as effective as many commonly prescribed drugs. Now, a study from Vanderbilt shows that curcumin fights Alzheimer’s. Curcumin is the active ingredient in turmeric, and is responsible for many of the benefits of turmeric. Researchers believe that curcumin […]

by March 23, 2018
Green cardamon in ceramical bowl isolated on white

The many health benefits of eating cardamom pods

The many health benefits of eating cardamom pods. Cardamom pods are a native spice to the forests of India. This potent spice is a major part of Ayurvedic medicine and is also used in Indian cuisine and tea. It brings a strong and unique flavor to dishes. Let’s look at […]

by March 17, 2018
Turmeric gets to the root of cancer

Turmeric gets to the root of cancer

Turmeric gets to the root of cancer Turmeric gets to the root of cancer, according to new research. American researchers examined the ability of the most potent ingredient in turmeric called curcumin. They studied curcumin for its ability to attack cancer stem cells, which are believed to be the root […]

by March 13, 2018
One gram of turmeric a day could boost memory

One gram of turmeric a day could boost memory

Turmeric is one of our favorite spices, and tops the list when it comes to health benefits. Turmeric is a very potent healing spice. It is one the most researched plants in the world. There are many reasons to eat turmeric. The medicinal properties of turmeric have been the subject of over 6000 peer-reviewed […]

by February 7, 2018
Cinnamon may be a potent preventive spice for colon cancer

Cinnamon may be a potent preventive spice for colon cancer

Spices are an important category of organic foods for the unique flavor they add to dishes and amazing health benefits. Cinnamon is an especially potent spice, known for its immune boosting properties as well as its anti-clotting properties and blood sugar regulation benefits. New research conducted at University of Arizona […]

by February 3, 2018