Athonite Herbs – Mount Athos Oregano – Mount Athos Pharmacy
Oregano is the emblem of Mediterranean cuisine. Its intense taste is combined perfectly with olive oil and lemon. Athonite Oregano is collected in the steep cliffs and dense forests of Mount Athos. It stands out with its unique taste and numerous health benefits.
Net Weight: 50g
Pure, Athonite Oregano from Mount Athos Pharmacy in Karyes!
Mount Athos Oregano is a 100% natural product. It is collected with the love and care of Mount Athos Monks. In the steep cliffs and dense forests of Mount Athos, a variety of herbs grow with countless healing properties.
Athonite fathers have a long history in the cultivation and collection of herbs. Knowing their beneficial properties, they collect them with great care and use them to produce a multitude of natural products.
It stands out thanks to its excellent quality and intense aroma. Oregano adds unique flavor to salads and meals and has innumerable benefits for the human health.
Mount Athos Oregano: Beneficial Properties
It is an important culinary and medicinal herb that has been used in for thousands of years – with numerous and surprising health benefits.
The herb is used to treat respiratory tract disorders, gastrointestinal (GI) disorders, menstrual cramps, and urinary tract disorders.
It can also be applied topically to help treat a number of skin conditions, such as acne and dandruff.
Mount Athos Oregano contains: fiber, iron, manganese, vitamin E, iron, calcium, omega fatty acids, manganese, and typtophan.
It is also a rich source of:
• Vitamin K – an important vitamin which promotes bone growth, the maintenance of bone density, and the production of blood clotting proteins.
• Dietary antioxidants – a report published in the Journal of Nutrition revealed that oregano contains very high concentrations of antioxidants
Antioxidants help protect your cells against the effects of free radicals and improve your ability to fight infection.
Oregano with its strong antibacterial properties can kill even the strongest superbugs!
According to latest studies, oregano exhibits important anticancer activity by encouraging cell cycle arrest and apoptosis (cancer cells commit suicide) of the MDA-MB-231 breast cancer line.
It can also be used for the following illnesses and conditions:
- Muscle pain
- Heart Conditions
- Intestinal parasites
- Repelling insects
- Menstrual cramps
Origin: Mount Athos Pharmacy, Karyes
Net Weight: 50g