Cleavers, also known as Galium aparine, have been traditionally used for medicinal purposes since ancient times. This herbaceous plant has a wide range of health benefits due to its diuretic, anti-inflammatory and lymphatic properties.
Cleavers are particularly beneficial for cleansing the lymphatic system, which plays an important role in eliminating toxins from the body. By stimulating lymphatic flow, it helps to improve immune function and increase circulation throughout the body. Cleavers also contain various antioxidants that have therapeutic effects on the skin and can help fight against free radicals that cause premature aging.
Additionally, it is a natural remedy for urinary tract infections due to its antibacterial properties. Cleavers can be consumed as tea or added into salads and soups to reap the maximum benefits of this versatile herb.
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