• Ingredients in Argan Oil and their Benefits

    Ingredients in Argan Oil and their Benefits

    Argan Oil also known as Moroccan Argan Oil is harvested from the fruits of the Argania spinosa tree that grows well in semi-arid regions of North Africa – mainly Morocco. This oil has been used from ancient days for medicinal, cosmetic and culinary purposes. It has now become popular in the west mainly as a beauty product. The oil is extracted from the kernels of the fruit. While part of […]

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  • Argan Oil Benefits for Face

    Argan Oil Benefits for Face

    Argan oil is extracted from the kernels of the Argania spinosa tree that grows well in semi-arid conditions in parts of North Africa – especially Morocco. Cultivation and production of this oil in Morocco is so widespread that the oil is often referred to as ‘Moroccan Oil’. Production of argan oil is a complex process although part of it is mechanized. Each fruit contains 2-3 kernels from which argan oil […]

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  • Benefits of Argan Oil for Hair

    Benefits of Argan Oil for Hair

    Argania spinosa (argan) is a tree that grows in the semi-arid regions of North Africa – especially in south west Morocco – in the Sous valley. The tree has thorny, knotted trunks, small leaves and pale yellow-green flowers. Each argan tree can live for 150-200 years and grows up to 8-10 metres. The fruit of the argan tree contains 2-3 kernels rich in oil. Argan oil offers many benefits for […]

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  • What is Quinoa

    What is Quinoa

    Quinoa (pronounced ‘keen-wah’) is a seed / grain that originated in ancient Peru. Quinoa is rich in proteins and contains all possible amino acids. Quinoa resembles couscous, can be used like rice in the varied dishes. It tastes richer than both rice and couscous and can be eaten during all meals. Quinoa has a nutty, rich flavor and comes with a hard shell that is bitter. This prevents birds from […]

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  • Anti Ageing Benefits of Goji Berry

    Anti Ageing Benefits of Goji Berry

    Disorders suffered by older people are complications that arise from senescence or ‘biological aging’. These complications are different for different people. Aging disorders are also different from age-related disorders like chicken pox which affects mostly kids. and from genetic disorders such as accelerated aging diseases like Progeria. Some common age-related disorders that affect the elderly are cataracts and other eye disorders, cardiovascular diseases, arthritis, cancer, osteoporosis, and Alzheimer’s disease. While […]

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6 Benefits Of Manuka Honey In Oral Ulcers

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Oral mucositis is a type of oral complication that occurs in patients undergoing anticancer therapies like chemotherapy, radiation therapy and stem cell transplant. It affects the patient’s quality of life. It arises due to inflammatory response of mucosal tissue to the toxic effect of chemicals and radiations. It is characterised by the development of lesions and ulcers in the mouth. Mucositis can also affect other areas of gut,then it is […]

5 Benefits Of Manuka Honey In Ulcerative Colitis

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Nowadays, due to lifestyle changes, intake of processed foods and genetics, very few people are unaware of the prevalence of the disease called ulcerative colitis. “Colitis” means the inflammation of the colon, or more largely, inflammation of the large intestine (that comprises of colon, caecum and rectum). Ulcerative colitis is a disease of the colon, which is the largest part of the large intestine, characterized by ulcers (or open sores). […]

6 Benefits of Manuka Honey In Helicobacter Pylori Infection

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H.pylori is a spiral shaped bacteria responsible for various types of gastric ailments in humans. It can persist for entire life in the stomach of the person. The inflammation due to this bacteria result in various gastric diseases from mild discomfort like superficial gastritis to very severe ailments such as gastric cancer, gastric ulcer, chronic gastritis. Beside the acidic environment of the stomach this bacteria is capable of colonising in […]