Americans are suffering from all kinds of different health ailments today. The modern day pharmaceutical treatments are only expensive and ineffective, however you don’t need them anyways!
You probably didn’t know that you had one of the most powerful medicines in your backyard, did you? Well, you do and you’ll never guess what it is! It is the yellow dandelions that are all over the yard! Yellow dandelions aren’t just yard weeds, they’re powerful medicine that can be used to treat lots of different health issues.
Dandelions are awesome for bone health. They are rich in calcium, antioxidants like vitamin C and Luteolin which protect bones from age related diseases. It also is great for liver disorders because it keeps the liver performing at optimal strength – and when your liver is healthy – you’re healthy. Dandelions also aid in maintaining the proper flow of bile which can relieve constipation and increase digestive health! The benefits of dandelions are basically unlimited!
Dandelions are also a wonderful diabetes medication. It helps by stimulating the production of insulin from the pancreas. This causes blood sugar levels to stay at a healthy level. They are also a natural diuretic because they increase urination in diabetic patients! By doing this they eliminate toxic substances from the kidneys and urinary tract.
If you are looking to gain some the many benefits from dandelions, prepare a dandelion syrup! Here are the directions:
You should pick 100 yellow dandelion flowers and pour 1 liter of cold water over them. Then, add 2 lemons and 1 orange cut in slices, and leave the mixture for 24 hours.
Afterward, strain the mixture through cheesecloth, and transfer the resulting liquid in a pot. Add 1/2 cup of raw organic sugar and cook for about an hour and a half, frequently stirring.
As soon as it boils, and it is thick enough, reduce the heat and pour the hot syrup in hot, sterilized jars. This syrup is excellent in the treatment of a cough, cold, bronchitis, and it can be also given to children.