Unusual healing benefits of Dandelions

Unusual healing benefits of Dandelions

You will be surprised to know that of the unusual healing benefits of Dandelions.

Dandelion (Taraxacum)  is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae. The common name Dandelion  (French dent-de-lion, meaning “lion’s tooth”) is given to members of the genus.

Before you destroy the Dandelions in your backyard think twice.

  • These hardy plants are good for you.
  • ✒ Packed with antioxidants and vitamins:
  • Dandelion contains Luteolin, Vitamin C, Vitamin D, Vitamin A and Vitamin B complex and is rich in magnesium, zinc, iron, potassium, calcium, manganese, choline, copper and boron.
  • Because of its high amount of B complex, it said to help stabilize your moods.
  • ✒ Liver, kidney and Gallbladder health:
  • Dandelion  helps with liver function.
  • The European Scientific Cooperative on Phytotherapy recommends it to restore liver function. In her book “Prescription for Herbal Healing,” writer Phyllis Balch says that the Dandelion’s bitterness increases the production and flow of bile in the liver
  • ✒ Diuretic:
  • Dandelion  can be used as a mild diuretic. The bitter compounds in Dandelion assists the body in detoxifying and eliminating toxins.
  • A word of caution: Although Dandelion root can help prevent the formation of gallstones, it should never be used if you already have gallstones.
  • The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine says that, although Dandelion root is generally considered safe, there are possible side effects, allergies and known drug interactions. Dandelion pollen may cause allergic reactions when eaten, or adverse skin reactions in sensitive individuals. Contact dermatitis after handling has also been reported, probably from the latex in the stems and leaves.

For more on Dandelion: Dandelion – far more than a weedFrapez.com. Frapez soothie spa.

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