Farm Star Living

Health Benefits:

Aids in weight gain
Anti-viral qualities
Combats fatigue
Detoxifying effects
Fights acne
Promotes healthy gums and teeth
Relieves PMS
Relieves chest infections
Relieves sore throat
Relieves the symptoms of urinary tract infections

Nutrition:

N/A

Did You Know?

  • Juniper oil is used as a flavor component in many types of gin and bitters
  • Juniper comes in many forms for many uses; tea to drink, spice for cooking, oil for inhalation, lotion and ointment for topical use. 

Ways to Eat:

  • As a spice element in meat dishes
  • Drink juniper tea
  • Add a few to a smoothie

 

Farming Trivia:

  • Oil of juniper, distilled from the wood and leaves of several species, is used in perfumes and in medicines such as diuretics
  • It is grown in Africa and distributed throughout the Northern hemisphere
  • It can be grown year round, but does best in dry, arid climates

Note: Always consult a physician for any specific health questions and concerns. Some of this information may be subject to change should there be any new findings from Federal Health Administration (FHA), Food & Drug Administration (FDA), American Medical Association (AMA), American Cancer Society (ACS), and / or other leading food, nutrition and medical advisors.