Oregano (Scientific name: Origanum vulgare) is also known as Wild Marjoram, Mountain mint, Origanum, wintersweet and winter marjoram. This Magical Herb is a very popular in the Philippines because it can be used for too many kinds of healing treatment. This is an erectly spreading plant and has strong aromatic scent and characteristics.
In other countries this plant is a very popular in many Cuisines because they use the leaves of oregano for cooking to make their dish more delicious the leaves of Oregon. Oregano are heart-shaped with toothed edges which grow up to 9 meters in length. In the Philippines Oregano is more popular in healing some sort of many kinds of health problems and diseases because it contains high antioxidant properties.
The Oregon has many hidden abilities and hidden healing power that has been discovered by our ancestors and apply in many treatment activities because it contains the arosmarinic acidic compunds, thymol, and carvacrol that are responsible for its anti-inflammatory, antioxidant antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral properties, Oregono also contains triterpenoids, flavonoid, vitamin A and vitamin C.
Studies also confirmed that this magnificent healing herb plant has antibacterial properties that can treat infections of the reproductive tracts and which make it ideal to be given to women who have just given birth. The volatile oils in Oregono and its properties are effective for decreasing the process of decomposition of food and thus reducing the risk of ingesting harmful bacteria, fungi and parasites. The antioxidants properties of Oregono can help you fight free radicals in your body that cause cellular damage and accelerate aging.
Free radical are commonly involved with many degenerative diseases like atherosclerosis, osteoarthritis and heart attack .The most useful parts of this healing herb are its leaves. People who are experiencing asthma, chronic coughs, dyspepsia, bronchitis and rheumatism extract the juice from the leaves and they consume it daily to remove the said ailments. Earaches are also one of the problems that can be cured by this herb. The leaves reduce painful swellings, boils and sprains when their application are applied right to the affected area.
Here are some of the Health Benefits of Oregono
1. Good for a cough and cold relief
2. Have anti-aging properties
3. Prevent degenerative arthritis
4. Bronchitis herbal remedy
5. Helps relieved rheumatism and osteoarthritis
6. Treatment for urinary tract problems
7. The cure for sore throat
8. Avoid infections caused by childbirth
9. Ease asthma attack
10. Has the Ability to heal wounds, insect bites and stings
11. Help relieved an upset stomach
12. Relief for dyspepsia or indigestion
13. for general good health
Preparation of Oregano leaves
Boil one cup of fresh leaves in 3 cups of water for 10 to 15 minutes. Drink half a cup three times a day for common colds. For a concentrate, just the Oregono leaves and take 1 tablespoon every hour to relieve chronic coughs, rheumatism, bronchitis, asthma and dyspepsia.
For insect bites, wound and stings, apply the leaves of this Magical Herb as a poultice directly on the afflicted area. For sore throat boil two tablespoonful of dried oregano leaves in a pint of water. Take two hours before or after meals. To prevent degenerative arthritis, for general good health drink take Oregono decoction daily.
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