Some of the cultures have been using healing herbs for hundreds of years, but in our days there are less and less people who believe in their powers. Even though you might not believe in them, you can still see the effects that they have.
This is one of the healing herbs and spices that is usually used for seasoning. Nonetheless it can also be used for lowering the cholesterol levels, it can fight cold and it lowers high blood pressure.
Certain herbs and spices have a more exotic taste, and ginger is one of them. Even so some people use it to treat nausea and an upset stomach. The other properties of ginger include antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antiviral properties.
Sage also belongs to the herbs and spices that are used for seasoning and stuffing, but it can do more than that. It usually induces a feeling of clear mind, contentment and it can also be used to prevent memory loss that comes with age.
In the past a lot of herbs and spices have been brought from India and this is one of them. It is beneficial for the liver and it makes the body burn fat faster, promoting weight loss. Besides all this, it can help in case of eye diseases and gallbladder.
Cinnamon is often used in case of teas, coffee, French toast and even pastries. Besides this, just as many other herbs and spices it can help diabetics eliminate spikes in the blood sugar after eating.
This is one of the most well-known healing herbs. Mostly it is used for treating burns, scrapes, scalds, and sunburn and it is known for being an infection fighter. Also manufacturers use it in cosmetics to make the skin prettier.
A lot of healing herbs have been used as seasoning as well, and only a few people know that basil can be used to treat parasites, acne and also for stimulating the immune system.
Some of the healing herbs can be used for almost any problem, and chamomile is one of them. It can treat inflammations and wounds and also ulcers and indigestions. Menstrual cramps can also be treated with it and well as arthritis and it has a sedative effect.
This is one of the healing herbs that have been used in candy for loosening phlegm and it also kills influenza.
Source by Raghav Naidu Raghu