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  • Chicory Health Benefits

    Chicory continues to be a popular remedy due to its healing effects on numerous ailments. Cardiovascular Conditions According to website Drugs.com, chicory extract may be helpful in the treatment of arrhythmias, fibrillation and tachycardia, a condition in which the heart beat too fast. It also may be highly effective in treating thrombosis, which is the formation of a clot in a blood vessel. In a study published in the March 2011 issue of ...

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  • History

    The cultivated chicory plant has a history that goes all the way back to ancient Egypt. The Eber Papyrus, dating from 4000 BC is the oldest written document to refer to chicory. The name chicory could possibly come from the word Ctchorium, a word of Egyptian origin, which in various forms is the name of the plant in most European languages. The farmers of that era on both banks ...

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  • Recipies

    CHICORY BEVERAGES RECIPIES HOT CHICORY BEVERAGES: Ground Roasted Chicory Coffee Beverage If you want to start reducing your caffeine intake from your morning coffee or if you want a boost of caffeine with your chicory, you can try brewing half coffee half chicory. Just switch out a spoon of your coffee grounds with a ...

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  • Ecology

    “What if humans designed products and systems that celebrate an abundance of human creativity, culture, and productivity? That are so intelligent and safe, our species leaves an ecological footprint to delight in, not lament?”- W. McDonough

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  • Healthy lifestyle

    You can prepare to beat the holiday weight gain blues starting now. We urge all of you to perform one simple daily task that has proven time and again to help people stay on track and follow a healthy lifestyle…the simple act of keeping a food and exercise diary. It doesn’t have to be anything fancy, just the act of writing down what you eat on a piece of paper does the trick. As we get ...

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  • What Is Chicory

    Chicory (Cichorium intybus ) is a plant and root that has been known for its curative benefits since the first century. A scraggly plant with blue flower heads, chicory flourishes in the wild, as well as in gardens all over the world. It may be found in Europe, the Near East, northern and southern Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and North and South America. The dried leaves and roots of the chicory plant are collected in autumn ...

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  • Chicory Health Benefits

    Chicory continues to be a popular herbal remedy due to its healing effects on several ailments. Chicory is taken internally for the following disorders. Jaundice, spleen problems, gallstones, rheumatism, gout, loss of appetite. Women who suffer from premenstrual syndrome (PMS) may find that regular use of chicory root as a bitter and a liver tonic may assist in maintaining hormone balance and lessening the symptoms of PMS. In addition, altering the diet by eating a ...

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  • Food Industry Use For Chicory

    While the medicinal uses of chicory are numerous, the plant is also often used as a food additive, as a flavoring agent, and in meals. Inulin can be used to improve the texture of processed foods as well as sweeten them. It can also be used to make biodegradable nonfood substances with many industrial applications. This versatility is important to environmentalists because chicory is a renewable natural resource. Wild and cultivated chicory leaves may be ...

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