Extremely useful cocoa presence of a powerful antidepressant – phenylethylamine, improves mood and which brings a person out of depression.
The ancient drink of the Aztecs inherent regenerative effect, it effectively restores the power of the people in the recent past suffered from any colds or infectious diseases. The presence of potassium in cocoa is useful for
relief of symptoms of heart failure. In cocoa contains unsaturated fatty acids, regulates the level of cholesterol in the bloodstream.
Regular consumption of the beverage improves the functioning of the brain, stimulates cerebral circulation, normalizes blood pressure. For this reason, doctors there is a great use of cocoa in the fight against impaired blood flow in the cerebral vessels. Drinking it is acknowledged to be useful in the prevention of stroke.
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The history of cocoa
Long before Columbus first set foot on the shores of the New world, the cacao tree was worshipped by the Aztecs and
Mayans. They considered him a source of divine ambrosia had been granted by the God Quetzalcoatl. The consumption of beverages from cocoa was the privilege of the nobility and priests. Cocoa Indians had little in common with modern drink. The Aztecs loved the drink is salty, not sweet and knew different ways of preparing it for fun, for medicinal or ceremonial purposes.
The Aztecs believed a simple beverage made from cocoa is a powerful aphrodisiac and tonic
The Spanish conquerors did not initially tasted of cocoa, but when they learned to cook it it is not salty, and sweet, fully appreciated the amazing “Golden beans”. When Cortez returned to Spain, the bag filled with cocoa beans, and recipe of cooking Continue reading
Growing on the territory of Russia Ivan-tea is popularly known medicinal herb. All the therapeutic characteristics of fireweed attributable to members of that unique plants with beneficial trace elements.
How favorable impact is the grass on the human body depends
not only on the plant itself, but also on where it grows, when collected, how, and how much is stored and how prepared tea or infusion.
Ivan tea benefits and harms
To substances having a beneficial effect on the human body and contained in Ivan-tea include flavonoids, namely quercetin and kaemferol that have choleretic, antispasmodic and diuretic effect.
The mucus contained in Ivan-tea 15% of the amount, has an enveloping and emollient action on the skin and has soothing Continue reading