Herbs, Seeds & Spices

Best tips on how to enhance turmeric absorption and boost its benefits

Best tips on how to enhance turmeric absorption and boost its benefits

We have seen how amazing the benefits of turmeric are. Turmeric is one the most researched plants in the world. Its medicinal properties have been the subject of over 6000 peer-reviewed and published biomedical studies. It is armed with antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, which fight diseases like Alzheimer’s and common cancer. It […]

by September 19, 2018
Health benefits of saffron

Health benefits of saffron

Like most spices, saffron comes with its own unique health benefits. Let’s look at the health benefits of saffron. Brain health: Saffron contains a compound called crocin, which is believed to be the compound responsible for its brain benefits. Saffron can help promote learning, memory function, and recall capacity. Depression: […]

by September 17, 2018
Best herbs for diabetes

Best herbs for diabetes

Diabetes is a group of diseases that affect how your body reacts to blood glucose, also known as blood sugar.  Yet,glucose is crucial because it is what gives energy and helps build cells and tissues.It also fuels the brain. If you have diabetes, no matter the type, it means that […]

by September 14, 2018
Health benefits of sunflower seeds

Health benefits of sunflower seeds

Are you looking for a healthy snack that is delicious and fun to eat? Sunflower seeds fit that description. These seeds are available all throughout the year and come in a shell that can be cracked with your hand. They are also available without the shells. These little seeds are […]

by September 9, 2018
Health benefits of ginger

Health benefits of ginger

The health benefits of ginger are countless. Ginger is part of the herb family. It has a brown skin on the outside, and is creamy colored on this inside. The spicy, aromatic herb is often used in Asian cuisine to flavor dishes. Let’s take a look at some of the […]

by August 20, 2018
Health benefits of cinnamon

Health benefits of cinnamon

The health benefits of cinnamon are many. It is a heavenly spice that seems to add the missing piece to so many recipes. True cinnamon is called Cinnamomum zeylanicum (Ceylon), and originates from the island Sri Lanka (formerly called Ceylon). Ceylon cinnamon is harder to find in the US but […]

by August 17, 2018
Health benefits of nutmeg

Health benefits of nutmeg

The health benefits of nutmeg are many! It is also a favorite when it comes to holiday spices, and is used in a variety of desserts such as pies and cheesecakes. Since ancient times, nutmeg has been used to treat various ailments and to improve overall health. Let’s take a look […]

by August 14, 2018
Health benefits of mint

Health benefits of mint

Health benefits of mint: Mint is a very well known herb that is grown in Europe and Asia. It has even been found in ancient tombs in Egypt that were built around 1000 B.C. Since then, it has spread throughout the world and is used everyday for its benefits and […]

by August 7, 2018