If the world knew all the true healing benefits of stinging nettles, they would be rushing to store it by the tons in
their basements and they would be growing it instead of grass in their back yards. Stinging nettles is a greatly misunderstood herb that has been put aside for way too long. The entire plant is of value including the leaves, roots, stems and flowers. Stinging nettles would have been eliminated years ago from the many insects and animals eating this marvelous plant, had it not been for the stings.
In ancient Greek times, the stinging nettle was used mainly as a diuretic and laxative. Now the plant is used for many illnesses. By simply drinking one cup of stinging nettles tea a day, a mother of seven was relieved of her headaches and eczema. The stinging nettles are a blood purifier and thus clean eczema internally. It is the best blood purifier available and has an influence over the pancreas. Stinging nettles also assist in lowering blood sugar. Stinging Nettles has anti-inflammatory properties and treats illness of the urinary track. The best way to take nettles is early in the morning before breakfast. Make a habit of purifying your blood at lease twice a year by drinking this tea every day for one month. You will feel revived with tons of energy and able to work like never before.
Benefits of the stinging nettle plant:
The benefits of stinging nettle are so many that you too will lose count. It is a diuretic; it is used to treat anemia, and it is used
for arthritis and rheumatism. Stinging nettles is used for respiratory and urinary problems. It aids in the recovery of eczema, asthma,
sinusitis and rhinitis. It protects against skin disorders and aides in the treatment of benign prostate. It diminishes susceptibility to
colds. It is also a good deterrent for pests in the gardens.
Stinging nettles protects against hair loss, kidney stones, allergies, hay fever, osteoarthritis, internal bleeding, uterine bleeding,
nosebleeds and bowel bleeding. Stinging nettles protects against enlarged spleen, diabetes, endocrine disorders, stomach acid,
diarrhea, dysentery, lung congestion, and anti-aging, and it is used as a general tonic. It is a blood purifier and it is useful with
wound healing. Stinging nettles is used for muscle aches and pains also.
Benefits of the stinging nettle root:
1. Urination problems related to prostate problems include nighttime urination, going to the bathroom too often, pain when urinating, not
being able to urinate and bladder infection.
2. Joint problems
3. Diuretic and astringent
How do you make nettle tea:
Take one half liter of water and bring to boil. Remove from the stove and add in 1 tablespoon of each herb. Cover the tea pot and let it
steep for 30 minutes. Note: It is not necessary to add all four herbs to the tea if they are unavailable to you. You can get many health
benefits from the nettle tea alone. It is necessary to drink the tea without any sweetener.