Nettle

(Urtica dioica)

When we come across it in nature and when it burns us, we are usually angry, but this plant is so healthy and beneficial that we should thank it even when it leaves blisters on our skin. At the same time, it is available to everyone and everywhere, and if we eat it a couple of times a week or drink tea from its root, it will surely significantly improve our health. Nettle has been used since time immemorial. It has its scientific support, because nettle is a well-known analgesic and has an anti-inflammatory effect. What is it about nettles that is so healing? First a set of minerals: iron, phosphorus, magnesium, calcium, then vitamins B2 and B5, A, C and K. Quercetin from nettle reduces allergic reactions. Beta-sitosterol regulates the work of the prostate and prevents its enlargement. Its diuretic effect also helps with high blood pressure, and its anti-inflammatory effect in osteoarthritis. Nettle root contains polysaccharides, lectins, coumarins, triterpenes, fatty acids…

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