Aloe Vera removes toxic matter from the stomach, kidneys, spleen, bladder, liver, and colon, aloe can also offer effective relief from more immediate ailments, such as indigestion, upset stomach, ulcers, and inflammation in the gut. It also strengthens the digestive tract and alleviates joint inflammation, making it a great option for arthritis sufferers. Aloe Vera gel has also been found to effectively heal mouth ulcers, which are more commonly known as canker sores.

How to Take Aloe? Aloe Vera can be prepared in a variety of ways. It all comes down to how best persons can stomach its bitter taste, say experts. Scientific preparation is just to peel it, crush it with a fork, and just take a mouthful or a teaspoon full of it. However, noted that persons usually prefer other methods, especially those that minimize the plant's bitter taste.

Some persons put it to soak in the water and then drink the water the following day. And a third choice would be to blend it with orange juice or grapefruit juice or there are a lot of people who use mix honey with the plant extracts.The skin of the plant must not be used as it adds little to the plant's overall medicinal properties. All of the above mentioned values of Aloe Vera must inspire you to learn and grow this plant at your own home.

Aloe Vera needs very little care, just a little water, and further, you can grow it inside the house.

What do you need? • A large clay pot. • Normal potting soil to fill half the pot and peat moss for the other half. • Gravel to be placed on the bottom of the pot to help keep it well drained. • The cutting from an Aloe Vera plant that you want to cultivate. How do you grow the plant? • Begin by placing the gravel in the bottom of the pot, this will help ensure good drainage to the Aloe Vera does not rot. • Fill the pot half way with normal potting soil and the other half with enriched peat moss. Never use sand because the excess salt is not good for this plant. • Place the little Aloe Vera plant that you have chosen in the center of the pot and cover it with soil up to the beginning of the leaves. • The Aloe Vera normally grows large roots, which holds it firmly in place. Once you have planted the new Aloe Vera it is best not to water it for two weeks. The roots will continue to grow during this time and afterward you can give it a little water.

The Aloe Vera needs sunshine, a lot of sunshine, so you can place it in a well-lit corner of your house or on the porch. • It needs very little water, so you should only water it once every two weeks and it will grow well. • The Aloe Vera does not like cold so you should protect it in the wintertime. • It usually grows quickly and soon you will notice that additional little plants have begun to grow around it. These are its offspring, which you can pull out and plant in other pots once they reach a height of four fingers. As you can see it is very easy to grow your own Aloe Vera plant at home; they grow fast and do not need much care. When you notice that its leaves are quite large and fleshy this is when they can be used for your home remedies./