by AgroWeb on March 9, 2017

Signs You're Not Getting Enough Potassium and Where to Find it

You don’t hear much about potassium—but you should. It’s important for muscle strength, nerve functioning, and a healthy cardiovascular system. The nutrient’s in lots of delicious foods (melon, avocados, bananas, and white beans). But even if you get the recommended 4,700 mg per day, you still might have a deficiency. Why? The more sodium you consume, the more potassium ...

by AgroWeb on February 10, 2017

Outstanding Benefits of Orange Essential Oil

There are few things better than the aroma of someone peeling an orange. Orange is well known for its mood lifting, immune stimulating, antibacterial, and cleansing properties. But orange essential oil is amazing for so much more! Orange (Citrus sinensis) essential oil is a time-tested remedy going back thousands of years. The people of China, India, the Middle East, and the Mediterranean have ...

by AgroWeb on January 29, 2017

Benefits of Albanian Mountain Tea

Albanian mountain tea is made from the leaves of plants from the Sideritis species. An herbal tea, Albanian mountain tea has been drunk for its health benefits for centuries. Sideritis Raeseri mountain tea is a naturally caffeine-free herbal tea infusion made from the dried flowers, leaves and stems of the Sideritis plant, which flourishes throughout high elevations in the mountains of Albania. ...

by AgroWeb on January 19, 2017

The Red Veggie Packed with Natural Benefits

Radicchio (Cichorium intybus) of the Asteraceae family, also known as Italian chicory-is a leafy vegetable with white-veined red leaves. It has a characteristic bitter and spicy taste, which reduces after grilling or roasting. Coloring your menu is a foolproof way to guarantee your good health. Now, here comes a ‘red’ veggie packed with all the benefits of a green leafy vegetable. Do...

by AgroWeb on January 22, 2017

The Health Benefits of Roselle

Roselle, botanically speaking, Hibiscus sabdariffa, has been used in folk medicine as a diuretic and mild laxative, as well as in treating cardiac and nerve diseases. Hibiscus tea has been consumed as a soothing evening tea for centuries in Egypt and elsewhere in the Near East. The edible parts used to make “juice” or tea (actually, an infusion) look like reddish dried-up buds. It is ...

by AgroWeb on March 22, 2017

Olive Leaf Magic Benefits

Olive leaf was first used medicinally in Ancient Egypt. It is gaining recognition as a powerful defender against sickness and numerous scientific studies have been conducted to investigate the extracts beneficial properties. The reported benefits of olive leaf extract range from promoting increased energy and healthy blood pressure, to supporting the cardiovascular system and the immune system. ...