Naturopathy

10 Healing Effects of Lemons

It’s Lemon season. Our Naturopath, Genya Fleischer has written about their medicinal properties. Lemons contain vitamin C, citric acid, flavonoids,  calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, vitamin B6, vitamin A, vitamin E, fibre, folate, niacin, thiamin, riboflavin, pantothenic acid,  zinc, and protein. It is a fruit that contains flavonoids, which are antioxidant and have cancer-fighting..

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THE HEALTH BENEFIT OF SWEET POTATOES

The sweet potato is a root vegetable belonging to the Convolvulaceae family. Its colours are usually yellow, orange, red, brown, purple or beige. Sweet potato is a functional food abundant in a number of phytochemicals possessing disease preventing properties. The anthocyanin fraction of the skin extract increases absorption of Vitamin A, promotes anti-carcinogenic, anti-inflammatory and..

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