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Dandelion Root and it's healing properties

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To most of you Dandelion Root is just another weed but to those who know how magical it is and what it can do it's an amazing addition to have in the wisest of wise herbal cabinets. It is said to be one of the most nutrient rich herbs in the entire plant system. Since ancient times it has been used for it's healing properties and support of healing the liver.

Koreans have, for many years, used Dandelion Root as part of an energy stabilizing supplement. Mexico and other countries around the world have discovered the healing properties of this plant.

Dandelion Root Chart
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Dandelion Root Chart

It has been noted that Dandelion is an excellent antioxidant and could be helpful in treating some forms of circulatory disorders.

Dandelion Root is excellent for issues related to the Gallbladder and is known for helping to improve  the digestive system. It helps to remove toxins from the body through bile in the waste and improves your natural immune system.

Dried Dandelion Root
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Dried Dandelion Root

It is also high in potassium and has been used to improve appetite, reduce blood glucose levels and improve kidney functions. There are many other uses for Dandelion Root so be sure to do your research before using it in your daily supplement routine.

Dandelion Flowering Plant
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Dandelion Flowering Plant

The use of Dandelion Root in a medicinal sense can be found as far back as the 10th century in Arabia. It was used as food, a coffee substitute, and to treat inflammation. The blossoms have also been fermented in wine.

Dandelion Root Tea
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Dandelion Root Tea

It can be used in many forms. You can dry it, use it in teas, extracts, use it fresh, or in capsule form. In a study published in “Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2011”, it was noted that Dandelion Root was extremely effective in killing melanoma cells in skin cancer.

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Dandelion

It is also high in potassium and has been used to improve appetite, reduce blood glucose levels and improve kidney functions. There are many other uses for Dandelion Root so be sure to do your research before using it in your daily supplement routine.

As with any natural herb you should take precautions with use and check for allergic reactions. According to Medline Plus, if you have allergies to other plants such as daisies, marigolds or chrysanthemums you may also be allergic to Dandelion. Remember to consult with your physician before taking any thing new to lower your risk of problems. It should not be taken along with diuretics or any narcotics that may be associated with them. Drugs that lower your blood sugar could be intensified and should therefore be taken with caution.

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