benefits of bay leaf

Word of the Day. Download App..

Traditional Uses

Benefits of Bay Leaf

Traditional Uses

Bay leaves have been used medicinally for centuries. They were eaten fresh or dried and infused into warm water to be taken internally for a variety of ailments. The resulting infusion was a diuretic, increasing urination to remove excess water from the body, and an emetic, to induce vomiting. Bay leaves also have astringent properties, which could help stop secretions due to infection and help reduce excessive sweating brought on by illness. None of these traditional uses have been backed up by modern science, but current technology has allowed for deeper investigation that has revealed startling results.

Insect Repellent
Traditional Uses
Regular Menstruation
Volatile Oils
Anti spasmodic
Treatment of Cold and Infection
Clean Teeth
Excellent source of Vitamin A
More ...

Test your English Language
Refreshing Summer Drinks
Tips to Decorate your BedRoom
Munshi Premchand
Tips to succeed in Study
What to Eat in Haryana
What to Eat in Meghalaya
Different ways to Drap Saree
The Beautiful World Heritage Sites
The Best bits of Brazil
The Best Bulletproof Cars