Old Herbal Medicine

One of the most famous herbal medicines is Panax quinquefolius Linn or better known as ginseng. The record of its uses dates back in the olden times especially in China. Ginseng was then used by royal people as an elixir for intellectual and physical performance and to increase energy because of ginsenosides it contains. Ginseng […]

Sambong Leaves

Another herbal leaf that is commonly used as an expectorant is Sambong (Blumea balsamifera Linn). This medicinal alternative is widely available at tropical countries such as the Philippines. These green leaves are also said to have anti-diarrhetic and gastralgic properties. The most known help Sambong has in the olden times is that it aids in […]

Fucus Vesiculosus

In my earlier post, I have talked about the herbal coffee my friend recommended to me and discussed a few about the benefits of ginger. Now, I will talk about the herb called KELP. Fucus vesiculosus is the scientific name of the herb kelp. This wonder herd contains alginate which is beneficial in lessening the […]