The paw-of-the-cow has properties, antioxidant, analgesic, diuretic, laxative, purgative, hypocholesterolemizing (reduces cholesterol), deworming and hypoglycemic action, and can be indicated as an aid in the treatment of diabetes, since it is able to decrease the levels of blood glucose. Therefore, it can also be indicated as an aid in the treatment of: Kidney or bladder stones, high blood pressure, anemia, obesity, heart disease, urinary system infections. There are active ingredients in Pata de Vaca that inhibit the action of fibrinogen, that is, it prevents blood clotting. Thus, it helps in the treatment of elephantiasis and prevents thrombosis, embolisms and other diseases that occur due to the formation of blood clots. ... View more »
Pitangueira leaves are rich in nutrients such as phosphorus, iron, calcium, vitamin A, vitamin C, riboflavin and niacin. The fruit also has antioxidant compounds such as ruby xanthine, lycopene, pitanguine, gamma carotene and betacritoxanthin. It is also rich in essential oils such as polyesterpenes, sesquiterpenes, citronella, geranyl acetate and cineole.
In the herbal medicine pharmacopeia there are already some studies that prove the good effects of pitanga leaf tea for its antihypertensive, stimulating, antimicrobial and antioxidant effects. Contributing to the treatment of some diseases, such as: diabetes, it is soothing, diuretic and helps to improve fever, stomach diseases, hypertension, obesity, rheumatism, bronchitis and heart disease. ... View more »
BENEFITS OF ESSIAC TEA
In addition to being widely known for the treatment of cancer and tumors, Essiac tea is still used to a lesser extent, to treat a variety of other health conditions, including diabetes, diarrhea, skin inflammation, liver and thyroid problems, ulcers and some other degenerative diseases. It is also used to increase energy levels, heal wounds, decrease pain in general, purify blood and reduce cholesterol. The antioxidant compounds have anti-inflammatory properties that can help people suffering from arthritis, headaches, joint and muscle diseases, gout, hemorrhoids, in addition to producing a stimulating effect for the metabolism and can help in burning fats and assist in the fights obesity. ... View more »
Freixo has properties with a diuretic, laxative, purifying, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory, healing and rejuvenating analgesic action. It can be used to treat health problems such as gout, rheumatism, cellulite, cholesterol, obesity, bad breath, urea accumulation, excess uric acid, constipation, kidney stones and fever. ... View more »
The orange peel contains good amounts of vitamin A, folate, riboflavin, thiamine, vitamin B6 and calcium. Likewise, it is rich in plant compounds called polyphenols, which can help prevent and manage many chronic conditions, such as type 2 diabetes, obesity and Alzheimer's. Limonene, a natural chemical that has been studied for its anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer properties, including against skin cancer. It also contains substances such as hesperidin, pectin and polymethoxylated flavones, to improve cholesterol levels. ... View more »