The root of this plant, according to some researches, can be more beneficial that chemotherapy in treating cancer, because it destroys cancer cells completely. Also, it is an amazing diuretic, cleanses the liver, lower cholesterol levels, stimulates bile secretion and helps fight allergies.
This bitter herb we are talking about is dandelion. It has so many health benefits that it`s no wonder it was mentioned even in the Bible.
For many years, young leaves from this plant are consumed for cooking or in a salad dressing.
Dandelion is very potent in treating diseases like jaundice, kidneys stones, warts or psoriasis; it can relieve liver issues, and improve digestion. Its cleansing properties make it excellent for treating spleen and liver obstruction. It can open the urine channels, as well as cleans and heal them.
Dandelion herb is known to be a powerful diuretic, without any side effects. It is rich in nutrients, like bio-available minerals, as well as vitamins, including vitamin C and B6, riboflavin, thiamin, folic acid and minerals like iron, calcium, potassium and magnesium.
Dandelion can satisfy you daily needs of vitamin C (535% of the recommended amount) and vitamin A (110% of recommended daily intake).
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Windsor, Canada, has conducted a research, discovering that dandelion can be very helpful in cancer patients- its roots can destroy cancer cells without harming the healthy body cells.
A 72-year-old named John Di Carlo, has positive experience with using dandelion. Years ago, he had cancer, so his was put to aggressive chemotherapy; after three years, doctors gave up on him and sent him to die at home, with his family. Without any alternative left, John started consuming tea from dandelion root, as the last option to save his life. In only four months, the cancer was completely gone.