Gotu Kola (centella asiatica), a perennial swamp plant and commonly called pennywort, grows naturally in countries such as Sri Lanka, Indonesia, India, Madagascar, and South Africa. Known by different names, the dried leaves and stems of this plant are used in many herbal remedies. Gotu kola is not … [Read more...]
What Are The Health Benefits Of Pine Bark?
Pine bark extract also known as Pycnogenol Pine bark extract (PBE) are obtained from the bark of maritime pine tree, and are known to be rich in proanthocyanidins. In fact, they contain a unique combination of organic acids, bioflavonoids, and procyanidins. Clinical studies in past few years have … [Read more...]
How Does D-Ribose Help the Heart?
D-Ribose D-Ribose is a monosaccharide known for its special benefits to heart health. But unlike other sugars, it does not have any impact on blood sugar levels. And its addition to our diet does not interfere with the rate of absorption of carbohydrates found in the foods we eat. More … [Read more...]
What Does the Ayurvedic Herb Arjuna Do for the Body?
Arjuna And Cardiovascular Health Arjuna is a ubiquitous medicinal herb in India largely owing to its cultural importance among the locals. It is extensively used by Ayurvedic physicians in alleviating the pain associated with medical conditions of the heart and related cardiovascular diseases. It … [Read more...]