Beauty and Benefits of Chicory
The root is also the part that is typically used medicinally. Its uses are similar to those of dandelion root. Both dandelion and chicory are used as alteratives, also known as blood purifiers.
The Mighty Oak
I understood that the varicose veins, hemorrhoids, bleeding gums, and the other conditions oak bark was useful for, but were not really different health problems. They were the same problem affecting different parts of the body.
Healthcare practitioners, especially those treating digestive disorders, should be aware of emerging food trends and alert to culture-wide dietary changes, as these may well be culprits in a patient’s emerging digestive upset.