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Jambul

Fri, Dec 19th 2014

Dr. Jonathan D'Souza

Botanical Source: Syzygium cumini Family: Myrtaceae Common Name: Jamun, Jamblang, Java plum Description: Jambul is the fruit of an evergreen tree that grows well in tropical regions; it is native to India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, the Philippines...

Black Cohosh

Fri, Dec 19th 2014

Dr. Jonathan D'Souza

Botanical Source: Actaea racemosa Family: Ranunculaceae Common Name: Black snakeroot, Baneberry, Bugbane Description: Black cohosh is a flowering plant that is native to North America. Native American Indians first used it for medicinal purposes to deal with women’s...

Avaram

Thu, Dec 18th 2014

Dr. Jonathan D'Souza

Botanical Source: Cassia auriculata Family: Caesalpinioideae Common Name: Avaram, Avaram Senna, Ranawara, Senna auriculata Description: Avaram is a herb that is native to Sri Lanka and India and grows well in dry and coastal areas. It is a small shrub that is often...

Artichoke

Thu, Dec 18th 2014

Dr. Jonathan D'Souza

Botanical Source: Cynara scolymus Family: Compositae Common Name: Globe artichoke, Cynara Description: Artichoke is a perennial plant of the thistle variety; the flower bud is the edible part of the plant and must be used before it blooms. Several varieties of...
The Art Of Picking Apples

The Art Of Picking Apples

Wed, Dec 17th 2014

Z Living Staff

Is there an art to picking apples? Host David Price visits an apple farm to find out which ones are best for eating, baking, and how to pick one. Find out more in this Health Soup video.

Thalassemia

Wed, Dec 17th 2014

Dr. Jonathan D'Souza

Introduction Thalassemia is an inherited autosomal blood disorder, characterized by low levels of hemoglobin and red blood cells in the body. It results in the destruction of red blood cells, a condition called as anemia. The disease is inherited and often occurs as a...