These 6 Potent Cancer Fighters Are Hiding In Your Home Spice Rack 5 - by Faye LEE
Sage helps fight cancer and is also effective for improving memory. A member of the mint family, it is an essential herb in many households around the world and used to help liven up all types of dishes. It is most popularly used freshly chopped in savory dishes, but also used in sweeter foods. Sage is aromatic and delicious and now experts are claiming that the herb also has important cancer-fighting abilities. Sage is packed with antioxidants, has anti-inflammatory properties and has been shown to improve memory, attention span, and even bad moods. Patients suffering from Alzheimer’s experienced a reduction in symptoms after consuming sage for only four months. Interestingly, the Latin word for sage is ‘salvere,’ which in English means ‘to save.’ Clary sage essential oil is also an effective cancer-fighting agent when used in aromatherapy.