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Diabetes and Aloe: Can Aloe control Your Blood Sugar?

Diabetes is one of the most frequently diagnosed medical conditions in United States, effecting an estimated 25.8% of children and adults nationwide (American Diabetes Association). Although more people with diabetes are also living longer thanks in part to healthy lifestyle choices. In addition to physical activity levels, diet has a significant role to play in […]

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Aloe Vera Boosts Immune Function and Destroys Cancer Tumors

Scientific research shows strong immonomodulatory and antitumor properties properties for aloe vera polysaccarides. That means the gel helps boost immune system function while destroying cancer tumors. One study published in International Immunopharmacology (1995) showed that aloe vera pollysaccharides exhibited potent macrophage-activating activities including producing increased volumes of nitric oxide (which has antitumor  potential). There’s research […]

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Aloe the Antibiotic

Aloe vera plants must be at least 4 years old before they will have any medicinal properties. The leaves have a rubbery feel with a smooth surface. Whether you call it the Potted Physician, Nature’s Silent Healer, or the Burn Plant, aloe vera has a lot to offer! Aloe is currently thought to be the […]

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Aloe Vera Offers Miracle Solutions for Serious Diseases

Out of 240 species of Aloe, only three or four of them offer significant, powerful medicinal properties. All the others commercially available, are useful for digestive and skin irritations, including burns. Aloe vera barbadenis is one of the more medicinally powerful. Another is the Aloe arborescense plant, which studies have shown is even more powerful than […]

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Aloe Vera Sunscreen

According to the American Academy of Dermatology and the Food and Drug Administration, no matter what your skin type is, a broad-spectrum sunscreen should be used year around- and not just if you are going to be in the sun! A broad-spectrum sunscreen protects against both UVA and UVB rays. Ultraviolet-A rays, or UVA, are rays […]

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Why Should Young and Healthy People Drink Aloe Vera Juice?

We all consume food from the same supermarkets, which sell – Meat and poultry treated with antibiotics and steroid hormones for rapid growth; – Fruits and vegetables treated with harmful fertilizers; – Tasty meats which are not possible without free radicals; – Sweets, juices, jams and jellies with food coloring; – Various products with preservatives […]

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How To Choose Good Quality And Beneficial Aloe Vera

“There are Aloe Vera products and then there are Aloe Vera products; and there is a real danger in people believing that Aloe Vera by itself is the wonder plant – no matter who manufactures products from it, what stabilization process is used, or what standards of purity are met”.    Bill C. Coats, R.Ph., C.C.N. […]

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Herbal Remedies of Aloe Vera

Aloe vera plants usually must be at least 4 years old before they will have any medicianl properties. Aloe is currently thought to be the only natural soruce of vitamin B12. This vitamin is excellent. Diabetics are prone  to wounds, and aloe vera is a powerful medical tool when treating their slow-healing injuries. Aloe vera […]

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Aloe Vera and Lupus

  Lupus is a chronic inflammatory disease of the autoimmune system. Inflammation caused by lupus can affect many differernt parts of the body, including your joints and skin. There are several kinds of lupus and no  two cases of lupus are exactly alike. Symptoms vary and may develop slowly of appear suddenly. In 2003, MIT […]

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What is Aloe Vera?

The Aloe Vera Plant is basically a  herb resembling the cactus in apperance, but it is actually a perennial sacculent belonging to the lily family. There are over 400 species of Aloe known to man, of which most are beneficial for the mankind. The most beneficial is the Aloe Barbadensis, which is commonly kn0wn as […]

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