Fennel Seeds- 100 Grams
Scientific Name: Foeniculum vulgare Mill
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Fennel is used as a flavoring in various liqueurs such as gin and absinthe. Due to fennel's gentle nature, it is used to support digestion in infants and children, and can be given to nursing mothers.
In Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), fennel (or xiao hui xiang) was powdered and made into a poultice for snakebites. In TCM, fennel demonstrates aromatic and warming properties and effects the liver, kidney, spleen, and stomach meridians (energetic pathways) and is therefore administered for appetite, quell nausea, and to allay occasional bloating.
It is considered to be one of the best carminatives and has been utilized to relieve gas and enhance digestion. Fennel is considered nourishing to the brain and eyes, and calming to the spirit.
In North America, fennel was used by the Cherokee as a carminative and thus administered to soothe digestion in infants, and was also given to woman during childbirth.
The Pomo Indians used fennel as an eyewash and a digestive aid and the Hopi used fennel as a tobacco substitute for smoking.
IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME (IBS)
Fennel has antispasmodic and gas-relieving effects that make it an effective treatment for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). In one study, fennel combined with curcumin significantly improved symptoms and quality of life for people with IBS over a 30-day trial.
INDIGESTION AND ACID REFLUX
Fennel seeds also reduce inflammation. This may help soothe swelling or irritation in the intestines and improve digestion.
Fennel seeds also Soothes muscles in the stomach and intestines which help to relieve gassiness that’s from constipation or acid reflux.
EXCESSIVE GAS AND BLOATING
Bloating and gassiness have two common causes: swallowed air and the fermentation of fiber from certain foods by bacteria in your gut.
The antimicrobial properties of fennel seeds could help keep calm both down.
ENCOURAGES BREAST MILK FLOW
Fennel seeds can help in increasing breastmilk supply. It is a well-known herbal galactagogue (a substance that helps in increasing breastmilk supply) and has been used to increase the supply of milk in nursing women for centuries).
Two small studies found an increase in milk volume, fat content and infant weight gain with fennel galactagogue therapy
MAY SUPPRESS APPETITE
Fennel seeds may also help curb appetite. This study in women demonstrated that those who drank 250 ml of fennel tea before eating lunch felt significantly less hungry and consumed fewer calories during the meal than those who drank a placebo.
Fennel seeds are high in fiber and diets rich in fiber have been linked to a reduced risk of heart disease.
Fennel seeds also contain nutrients like magnesium, potassium, and calcium, which play important roles in keeping your heart healthy.
Fennel seeds contain manganese, which is important for enzyme activation, metabolism, cellular protection, bone development, blood sugar regulation, and wound healing.
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