Combining honey with black cumin helps covid patients: research

A research fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital says that Nigella sativa (black cumin) combined with honey is a powerful remedy for the Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19). Dr. Sohaib Ashraf’s randomized-controlled trial (RCT), which is still awaiting peer review, found that treating covid patients with black seed, as it is also called, along with honey helped them to recover … Continue reading Combining honey with black cumin helps covid patients: research

Nigella sativa (black seed) prevents covid-induced vascular damage, scientists conclude in published paper indexed by NIH

New research published in the journal Vascular Pharmacology shows that Nigella sativa, also known as black seed or black cumin, binds to ACE2 in the lungs, effectively stopping the Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) from inducing inflammation and vascular damage. Researchers out of India investigated the effects of nigellidine, an indazole alkaloid of black seed, using molecular docking for binding to … Continue reading Nigella sativa (black seed) prevents covid-induced vascular damage, scientists conclude in published paper indexed by NIH

Investigating the efficacy of honey for treating bronchial asthma

In this study, an international team of researchers investigated whether honey alone or in combination with other ingredients can treat bronchial asthma. Their findings were published in the Journal of Medicinal Food. Bronchial asthma is one of the most common chronic inflammatory diseases.The use of complementary and alternative medicine to treat bronchial asthma is increasing worldwide.To … Continue reading Investigating the efficacy of honey for treating bronchial asthma

Black cumin is great for allergic rhinitis – and many other conditions

Black cumin (Nigella sativa), also known as black seed or fennel flower is a commonly grown plant in India, Arabia, and many parts of Europe. Historically, it is widely used as a spice, especially in Indian cuisine. Today, it is used as a medicinal herb for many ailments because of its properties of healing and improving health. … Continue reading Black cumin is great for allergic rhinitis – and many other conditions

Research: Nigella sativa seed extract reduces hypertension

The seed of a traditional Middle Eastern medicinal plant known by the species name Nigella sativa has been shown to help lower blood pressure, among a plethora of other medicinal benefits. Traditionally used as a spice and preservative as well as for its medicinal functions, Nigella sativa is also known by the names black seed, black cumin and fennel … Continue reading Research: Nigella sativa seed extract reduces hypertension