May 10, 2014

Grapes – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

Grapes are among the fruits with extensive therapeutic applications and medicinal values, which makes them the second most cultivated fruit in the world after orange. Below, […]
May 10, 2014

Apricot – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

Apricot is a fruit of the apricot tree, Prunus armeniaca L., of the botanical family Rosaceae Properties of Apricot • Apricot contains sugars in rich amounts, […]
May 10, 2014

Banana – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

In this article we will be looking at the properties and health benefits / medicinal uses of banana. Botanical name: Musa x paradisiaca L. var. sapientum […]
May 10, 2014

Grapefruit – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

In this article, we will be looking at the properties, health benefits / medicinal uses of grapefruit. Botanical name: Citrus paradisi Macfad. Synonyms: Shaddock, Marsh grapefruit. […]
Jan 8, 2014

Avocado – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

The health benefits / medicinal uses of Avocado are discussed below. Botanical name: Persea americana Miller Other names: Alligator pear, Freed, Zuttano. Avocado is the fruit […]
Dec 29, 2013

Squash – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

The properties and health benefits /medicinal uses of squash are discussed below. Botanical name: Cucurbita pepo L. Other names: Pumpkin, Coyote melon, Courge, Gourd, Calabaza. Squash […]
Dec 8, 2013

Carambola (star fruit) – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

The properties and health benefits / medicinal uses of Carambola/star fruit are discussed below. Botanical name: Averrhoa carambola L. Other names: Star fruit, Bilimbi, Belimbing Carambola […]
Dec 7, 2013

Strawberry – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

The properties and health benefits / medicinal uses of strawberries are discussed below. Botanical name: Fragaria vesca L. Other species: Fragaria chiloensis Duch., Fragaria virginiana Duch. […]
Dec 3, 2013

Pepper – Properties and health benefits / medicinal uses

In this article, we will be looking at the properties and health benefits / medicinal uses of pepper. Botanical name: Capsicum annuum L. Other names: Green […]