Top 10 Medicinal Plants and Herbs Presentation Transcript:
1.Top 10 Medicinal Plants and Herbs
3.Ginseng is one of the most famous medicinal plants, with many uses, especially for general health.
The root is used for nervous system relaxation, as the leaves are used to improve your immune system and stamina of the body.
It also reduces cholesterol levels and it is used as treatment of lack of appetite and insomnia.
4.Tea oil is widely used in cosmetics.
It’s extracted from its leaves and twigs and has many uses including:
the treatment of acne,
other syndromes like chronic fatigue.
5.It is well known of its smell, with the cooling sensation down your throat.
This medicinal plant is in application since the ancient times.
Peppermint is naturally enriched with Vitamin A , C and manganese. and is also very helpful in reducing numerous symptoms such as irritable bowel syndrome, upset stomachs, fevers, flatulence and spastic colon.
6.Blackberries are very tasty, so they are used in both cooking, making marmalades and pattiserie, and as they are enriched with antioxidants and vitamins have also various uses as medicines.
The root and leaves can be used as an effective treatment against diarrhea and dysentery and can be served as an anti-inflammatory, for cuts and mouth inflammations, as a substitute of Glycerine, and as astringent.
7.Sage, whose name is from a latin word that means “heal”, is a plant used in both cooking and medical purposes.
The healing property of this plant includes curing infections on skin and mouth, as well as it helps with indigestion, insect bites, flatulence, depression, even menopausal problems.
8.Echinacea is a flower with medical use and is considered to be the best herb for the treatment of burns, cuts and wounds.
It can also be used as:
a treatment of sores,
insect bites, stings and snakebites.
This can be used for energy relief and
Strength of the immune system.
9.Also known as Lappa burdock.
Burdock is used as a blood purifying agent and is a treatment to skin diseases.
Its flowers are purple and green which makes the plant beautiful to look at, as its other uses include boils, rashes, bruises, burns, acne, ringworm and bites
10. Holy Basil (or tulsi as it is called in India) is a very widely known herb and it’s sacred for Indian people. Its medicinal uses:
bring down fever,
fight cold and flu,
tulsi oil can be used as a potent anti malarial drug
it also increases the antibody production of the body.
11.Many discussions in medical community have been made for the use of marijuana.
Apart being used as a drug, it is also for medical reasons as analgesic and sedative, anti-inflammatory, anti-convulsive and laxative.
12.Aloe Vera is widely used to heal the burns, wounds.
The bottom stalk of the aloe vera can be used as a balm on the burn thereby relieving you instantly.
It also treats eczema and reduces inflammation, as it can also treat digestive problems, ulcerative colitis, chronic constipation and poor appetite.
13.Use herbs in cuisine and everyday life and you will notice the difference.
14.An easy way to have instant access to these herbs is to grow them in your own balcony
It’s not as difficult as it may seem to you!