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Amla (Indian goosebery) can help with diabetes and many other diseases   About this plant Amla is a small to medium size tree reaching 8 – 10 m in height. The trunk is crooked with spreading branches. Leaves are oval shaped and short, the flowers are greenish yellow. The fruits are almost perfect spheres of about [...]

Learn about the long term benefits of agrimony for diabetes   Latin name: Agrimonia eupatoria Other names: Common Agrimony, Church Steeples, Cockeburr, Sticklewort, Philanthropos, hemp agrimony, common Dutch agrimony, water agrimony, bastard hemp, Ackerkraut, Agrimonia, funffing, funffingerkraut, herbe d’aigremoine, herbe de saint-guillaume, liverwort, longyacao, odermenning, potentilla, roadside rosaceae, sticklewort, woodland groovebur. Overview T his plant was [...]

Chili Peppers Offer a Wide Range of Medicinal Properties   C hili peppers: Latin name Capsicum annuum, common names are chilli pepper, bell pepper, paprika, cayenne, jalapenos, chitlepin, and Christmas pepper. It is a native plant of Central and South America. They belongs to the nightshade family, Solanaceae. Chili peppers has many variations. Red peppers are part of a group [...]

Ginseng for diabetes

Ginseng for diabetes can control blood glucose but also help revert diabetes   Ginseng is one of the oldest medicinal plants known to man. There are two varieties mostly used for medicinal purposes: the American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) and Asian or Korean ginseng (Panax ginseng), both have similar compounds called ginsenosides which are believed to be responsible for [...]

Licorice can help control Diabetes by preventing inflammation and liver disease   Licorice can help with diabetes by reducing liver fat and decreasing the risk of inflammation. These are important measures for diabetes treatment and control. As for lowering blood sugar, licorice might not score as high as some other herbs. The main benefits of [...]

Bitter melon for Diabetes: know the many benefits of this medicinal food   Overview B itter Melon for diabetes (Momordica charantia) is a flowering vine belonging to the Cucurbitaceae family and is related to honeydew, cantaloupe, muskmelon, and casaba. There are two varieties one that grows to about 20 cm and is pale green; the other [...]

Nopal is anti diabetic and it can lower A1c and blood sugar naturally   T he burden of diabetes is increasing rapidly in the world and Latinos seem to have a disproportionate share of it. Access to healthcare is difficult to navigate to most Americans but it is even more difficult for Latinos. This spells [...]

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