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Peppermint (peppermint oil)

Peppermint (peppermint oil)

Peppermint (peppermint oil) is a type of hybrid mint plant similar to spearmint and watermint. Peppermint is native to Europe but has spread throughout the world. Peppermint is often used as a home remedy, herbal dietary supplement, natural medicine, and homeopathic medicine due to its health benefits. Other names for peppermint include: Bo He, Chinese …

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Licorice (Liquorice)

Licorice Liquorice (Root)

Licorice (Liquorice) is the root of Glycyyrhiza glabra most commonly found in Turkey, Greece, and all around Asia. Licorice is a legume and an herbaceous perennial plant. Licorice root contains a compound called glycyrrhizic acid and it is used to treat a number of different health conditions. People often times use Licorice (Liquorice) as an …

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Horse Chestnut

Horse Chestnut

Horse Chestnut is a plant; its tree is a deciduous tree that is native to the Balkan Mountains in the southeastern regions of Europe as well as Albania, Greece, Serbia, Bulgaria, and the Republic of Macedonia. People often use its seed, flower, leaves, and bark, to produce a wide range of holistic homeopathic medicines, herbal …

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Garlic (Allium sativum)

Garlic

Garlic (Allium sativum) is an herb that is a species of plant within the onion genus, Allium. Garlic is a native herb to central Asia and is best known as a culinary flavoring agent. Garlic is also said to have multitude of health benefits as a home remedy, herbal cure, homeopathic medicine, alternative medicine, nutritional …

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Blessed Thistle

Blessed thistle

Blessed thistle is a type of herb or plant that was once the sole species of the genus Cnicus, but is now classified as Centaurea benedicta. Blessed thistle has been used as a dietary / herbal supplement, home remedy, alternative medicine, and natural cure for a number of different diseases. Historically, Blessed thistle was used …

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