by AgroWeb on March 18, 2017

10 Foods that Unclog Arteries Naturally and Protect Against Heart Attack

While there are juices, smoothies and many detox drinks out there to help flush out your system and get things running smoothly, nature has also provided us with foods that have the same powers, naturally. These 10 foods listed by AgroWeb.org can help unclog your arteries and protect your heart! Pomegranate This fun fruit contains phytochemicals that act as antioxidants to protect the lining of ...

by AgroWeb on March 26, 2017

Stinging Nettle Greens: Tips For Growing Nettle Greens In Home

Stinging nettle greens have been used for centuries to treat joint pain, eczema, arthritis, gout, and anemia. For many people, a bracing cup of nettle tea is still a panacea for a wealth of health issues. It’s no wonder since stinging nettle greens are loaded with antioxidants as well as lutein, lycopene and iron. The health benefits aside, stinging nettles are also delicious. How to grow ...

by AgroWeb on March 10, 2017

Ginger and Lime - Combo Made in Heaven

Are you searching for a way to give your immune system a boost? How about a drink that can relieve stress? Well, if you’re holding a cup of ginger lemon tea in your hand, then you’re on the right track! Sweet, spicy and one of the best drinks to have during the season, ginger lemon tea is power-packed with some incredible health and body care benefits too! Drink the lemon juice and ...

by AgroWeb on February 28, 2017

Albanian Mountain Tea in the Red Book of endangered species

Albania faces the highest rate of biodiversity loss in Europe. According to a UNDP report on Ecosystem Management in the Prespa Lake Basin the most endangered plant is Albanian Mountain Tea, Sideritis raeseri. The List of Protected Species of Flora in Albania, defines the status of endangered plant species in Albania. Sideritis raeseri is part of the list and considered as endangered species due ...

by AgroWeb on March 5, 2017

Parsley Tea with Lemon and Honey

The first thing that comes to one’s mind when parsley is mentioned is probably a delicious dish or a bowl of salad garnished with pungent green leaves of this herb. Yes – parsley is a winner among garnishes, however, owing to its amazing properties, it definitely proves to be much more than just a pretty garnish. Parsley tea is one of the best ways to get the most of this herb’s...

by AgroWeb on February 26, 2017

Bay Leaf Health Benefits

Bay leaves contain notable plant-derived compounds, vitamins and minerals that offer a range of benefits. This herb was widely used by the Greeks and Romans who believed that it symbolizes wisdom, peace and protection. The various bay leaf health benefits are given below. Treatment of Diabetes: Bay leaves have been found to be effective in treating type 2 diabetes as they cause reduction in ...

by AgroWeb on February 20, 2017

Surprising Facts to Know about Dandelion Tea

Dandelion is used for the treatment of muscle aches, loss of appetite, upset stomach, intestinal gas, gallstones, joint pain, eczema and bruises. It also increases urine production and serves as a laxative to increase bowel movements. Some people use dandelion to treat infection, especially viral infections and even cancer. It’s also used as a skin toner, blood tonic and digestive tonic...

by AgroWeb on February 27, 2017

Season's best invigorating smoothie

AgroWeb takes this opportunity to guide you towards a unique combination of natural products. You will get to know how to prepare an intensely detoxifying drink with beets, ginger and cleansing herbal drink to restore and purify your body cells. Not only you will be able to make it in a very easy and simple way, but also you will know all the magical properties of its ingredients and their direct...

by AgroWeb on March 16, 2017

Great varieties of having Brussels sprouts

For a start, Brussels sprouts have far higher protein content, than most vegetables and when you add together with all the vitamins and minerals that they contain, you get some very good reasons to include them in your diet. Brussels sprout together with arugula or rucola as it is mainly known, is grown extensively in Divjaka and Lushnje, same with finocchi and or baby cabbage. For decades, ...

by AgroWeb on March 1, 2017

Garlic and Ginger Combination for Health

Garlic and ginger are two herbs that possess many amazing therapeutic uses and health benefits, alongside their more common uses in the kitchen. Both of these herbs have been studied for their effectiveness in fighting infections, preventing and reducing inflammation and various other applications. Antiseptic for Wounds Garlic has strong antifungal, antiviral and antibacterial properties. The ...

by AgroWeb on March 19, 2017

5 Natural Allergy Remedies

This is the season for sniffling, sneezing and itching. Breathe easier with these medically proven natural allergy remedies. Members of the sniffling, sneezing and itching allergy demographic typically rely on numerous drugs and sprays for relief — often with mixed results. Many pharmaceutical treatments relieve sneezing and itching, but do little to treat congestion, and vice versa. In ...

by AgroWeb on February 24, 2017

Discover Elderberry for your health

Looking for a natural remedy that has a very long history of medicinal use? There’s evidence that the elderberry may have been cultivated by prehistoric man. Sambucus nigra is the full scientific name of the most common variety used for medicinal purposes. It’s a well-known and very used plant in Albania as well. There are also recipes for elderberry-based medications dating back to ...

by AgroWeb on February 8, 2017

The Health Benefits of Aronia Tea

Aronia or Chokeberry is a small berry packed with health benefits especially its tea that can be found in the form of tea bags in health food stores. Fresh aronia berries are commonly used to make juice, jam, syrup, and wine. Dried aronia berries, which are available in many health food stores in Albania, can be eaten as a healthy snack, added to muesli, or used in muffins and other baked goodies...

by AgroWeb on February 6, 2017

The Uniquely Amazing Benefits of Pomegranate Tea

Pomegranate tea is very successfully used in diseases of the stomach and bowel, it is fresh and it flushes and removes toxins and other poisons away from the organism. Pomegranate tea also injects freshness to the human mind. Pomegranate flowers contain tannin and styptic properties of tonic. It is a remedy very much recommended to relieve abdominal pain, hemorrhage, hemorrhoids, and for gargling...

by AgroWeb on February 26, 2017

The outstanding benefits of drinking jasmine tea

Jasmine flower is very popular worldwide for its beauty, fantastic fragrance and cultural and industrial importance. Jasmine originated in the western Himalayan region of China. It is basically found in the temperate zones of tropical regions all over the world. This type of flower is widely cultivated in India. The name jasmine came from a Persian word Yasmin that means the gift of god. Jasmine ...

by AgroWeb on February 1, 2017

Health Benefits of Mulberry Tea

Mulberry tea is the tea, which is extracted from the mulberry tree leaves. It is an ever present to Albania but it is also cultivated worldwide. Black mulberry and White mulberry are the most known species among the 10 species. Usually Albanians are very much aware of the wonderful taste of mulberry fruits, but even the leaves contain some amazing benefits. The leaves are harvested in winter and ...

by AgroWeb on March 13, 2017

Motherwort - The Scope of Albanian Leonurus Cardiaca

Since ancient times, motherwort has been used to treat palpitations and rapid heartbeat, especially when associated with anxiety. The ancient Greeks and Romans honored it for a remedy for both physical and emotional heart distresses. The botanical name – Leonurus cardiaca – describes the plant's appearance and indicates medicinal uses. Leonurus, the genus name, means “lion&rsquo...

by AgroWeb on February 22, 2017

Raspberry Leaf - “The Woman’s Herb”, but not only

When I think of one taste that defines my childhood, it would be raspberries. I remember picking them in our garden and eating handfuls of them instead of filling the basket, as I was supposed to. I remember sitting on the terrace and drinking delicious tea made of fresh red raspberry leaves. Somehow over time the taste of raspberry leaf tea stopped being associated with summer, but with winter ...

by AgroWeb on January 24, 2017

Surprising Benefits of Nettle Tea

Although not the first type of tea that many people choose, nettle tea is a delicious and beneficial beverage that can ease pain, soothe allergies, improve the immune system, protect the heart, optimize digestion, relieve inflammation and heal the skin, among others.Nettle is a well-known wild plant in Albania usually used in culinary for making the famous pie with nettles. Found in Europe, and ...

by AgroWeb on February 16, 2017

White Horehound

White horehound is the common name of Marrubium vulgare, a small flowering perennial plant that looks a great deal like mint, and is a part of the same family. It also boasts many of the same health benefits as other members of the family, making it an important plant in a number of traditional medicinal practices. The flowers of this plant are white and can also be used, along with the leaves, in...

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 March 9, 2017

10 herbal teas to warm you up and protect

Make consuming a warm herbal tea before and after meals a wintertime habit to keep energy levels up and boost the immune system. For your stomach, drinking hot beverages is the equivalent of wearing a woolly hat on your head or socks on your feet. Enjoying a warm drink can help maintain your body's internal energy, which tends to dip during the course of the day. It is about preserving the body's...

by AgroWeb on February 4, 2017

The Thyme Cure For Your Cough

The winter cold season brings with it various miseries—including bronchitis, an inflammation of the bronchial tubes or bronchi. These medium and large sized passageways carry air from the trachea to the lungs, and when they become inflamed—typically as a result of either a cold or flu—the result is acute bronchitis. Chronic or persistent bronchitis is most often caused by ...

by AgroWeb on January 27, 2017

Jujube Tea for A Strong Immunity Boost

Jujube tea is an herbal tea prepared from the sweet, fleshy jujube fruits. It is enriched with loads of vitamins and nutrients. It contains natural sugar, vitamin A, B1, B2 and C and is commonly used to treat various health ailments, ranging from sore throat to anemia. For centuries jujube fruits have been used for various medicinal purposes, especially in the Asian traditional medicine. Because ...

by AgroWeb on February 7, 2017

Rockrose: The Medicinal Herb for Body, Mind and Soul

An inconspicuous, ancient Greek medicinal herb is popular again. Prepared as a tea, it is three times as healthy as green tea, protects cells from premature ageing, eliminates heavy metals from the body – and even helps in case of acne and neurodermatitis. Its name: “Cistus,” rockrose, or Rock Rose. It can be found also in the areas of South Albania. On Chalkidiki, peninsula, a ...

by AgroWeb on January 31, 2017

Benefits of Lungwort - The Medicinal Herb

If you are suffering from a cold and are having difficulties breathing freely, lungwort may be one of the best natural solutions. This traditional medicinal plant is still drunk as a tea and is available in several other forms. So what is lungwort and what is it good for? Lungwort otherwise known as lungwort leaf or by its scientific name – Pulmonaria officinalis, is an appropriately named ...

by AgroWeb on January 30, 2017

Echinacea Benefits: A Potent Natural Remedy

Echinacea purpurea is a simple flowering plant and a member of the daisy family. More commonly known as purple coneflower, many people grow this powerful herb without even realizing it! The name derives from the Greek word ekhinos (hedgehog) because the cone resembles a small hedgehog. The flowers, leaves and roots of this plant can all be used differently in natural remedies. In general, the ...

by AgroWeb on January 21, 2017

Benefits of Mullein for Breathing Benefits

The benefits of mullein consist of its broad use in healing ailments of the respiratory organs and a variety of other illnesses. The plant is tall, has large and flat leaves and boasts yellow, five-petaled flowers at the apex of the stalk. Originally from Europe, mullein can be found in Albanian mountain slopes as it easily self sows. Mullein has a long tradition of being used as an herbal cure ...

by AgroWeb on January 17, 2017

The Power of Albanian Wild Peppermint

As we approach the season of candy canes and peppermints, it's a perfect time to pay homage to the medicinal herb that gives these winter treats their flavor: peppermint. Far from just a flavoring for candies, the therapeutic effects of fresh peppermint leaves and peppermint essential oil have been known since ancient times, and its aromatic aroma has come to symbolize hospitality in many ...

by AgroWeb on January 9, 2017

Albanian Oregano Tea Benefits For Health

The leaves of the Mediterranean oregano plant Oreganum vulgare are used either fresh or dried, and you can also brew them to make tea. In addition to their strong flavor, oregano leaves contain 40 different medicinally active compounds. They are a traditional remedy in herbal medicine, and clinical studies on oregano's possible usefulness suggests that oregano tea shows significant health ...