How to Strengthen the Immune System against Flu?

Flu season is here. Almost everyone has flu. People are coughing and sneezing in tube, in train and in bus.  The cause of flu is mostly rhino virus. How to avoid to get flu? There is a lot of things you can do to avoid this but main thing is to strengthen your immune system….

What are the Health Benefits of Amalaki aka Amla?

What is Amalaki aka Amla? Amla literally means “sour”; it is the Hindi word for a fruit tree (Emblica officinalis or Phyllanthus emblica) that grows throughout India and bears sour-tasting gooseberry-like fruits.  Amla is also known by the Sanskrit name “Amalaki.” Other Sanskrit nicknames for amla—names meaning “mother,” “nurse,” and “immortality”—are a testament to the healing capacity of its…

Benefits of Hibiscus Flower Tea

Hibiscus tea was a beverage of choice for Egyptian pharaohs in ancient Egypt. In fact, many cultures, including those in the Caribbean, Mexico, China, Africa and Europe, cultivated and used hibiscus tea, not just for its flavor but for its medicinal properties. High in vitamin C, minerals and antioxidants, hibiscus tea has been recognized in…

Top 11 Essential Oils

What is essential oil? An essential oil is a concentrated hydrophobic liquid containing volatile aroma compounds from plants. Essential oils are also known as volatile oils, ethereal oils, aetherolea, or simply as the oil of the plant from which they were extracted, such as oil of clove. An oil is “essential” in the sense that…

Carrot Noodles with Hummus

Carrots are great to use for many ways in food. I love carrots, consuming them about 7 kg per week. I eat almost everyday carrot in a food or in juice. Carrots are ideal for boosting the immune system. They contain a number of antiseptic and antibacterial abilities. Carrots are rich source of vitamin C,…