Mint’s Amazing Health Benefits

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Mint, otherwise known as mentha cordifolia, belongs to a large botanic family with more than 30 species known as the Lamiaceae or Labiatae family of flowering plants. The most well known of these are the spearmint and peppermint plants. This common herb has been used by many cultures for centuries due to its curative effects, refreshing flavor and uplifting aroma.

Mint can contribute to overall health. Here are a few interesting ways how. The Rest Of The Story…

Don’t Swat That Bug! – They are amazing

This Changes Absolutely EVERYTHING I Thought About Insects. I’ll Never Swat One Ever Again.

If you were sitting outside on a beautiful, sunny day, and something buzzed near your face… what would you do? My immediate reaction would be overwhelming annoyance, but after seeing these photos, I’m going to rethink that. John Hallmén is a photographer who focuses on taking macro and microscopic photos of insects, showing us what they really look like…

His stunning photographs may take you by surprise.

Amazing Medicinal Plant Kills Malignant Tumors and Destroys 70 Percent of Breast Cancer Cells

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Image: preventdisease.com

Beyond limited empirical observations, not all medicinal plants have established scientific studies to support their effectiveness. However, in the case of Brucea javanica, it is one of those plants in which scientific investigations have provided enough evidence to prove that it has an impressive efficacy for the treatment of cervical, bladder and pancreatic cancers. Its selective toxicity has also been found to kill 70% of breast cancer cells.

Oncologists are still at a loss to find methods of selectively killing cancer cells through the standard protocols of treatment in chemotherapy and radiation. While damaging healthy cells is an inevitable process through most cytotoxic drugs, chemotherapy also triggers them to secrete a protein that sustains tumour growth and resistance to further treatment.

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