Haskap berry – medicine for everything
Haskap berry has been respected for many centuries by many peoples inhabiting today’s Siberia, Kamchatka and Japan. Preserves of blueberries have been used to treat almost all ailments.
The berries eaten raw reinforce the body, help fight colds and flu, and prevent anemia. These fruits are rich in anthocyanins, which regulate the level of cholesterol in the blood. Berries also help prevent metabolic diseases, such as diabetes and obesity, so they are great for diabetics and overweight people.
Haskap berry juice supports the treatment of ulcers, ringworm, sore throat, and gingivitis. Daily consumption of haskap berry juice is especially recommended for seniors, because it positively influences their memory, learning skills and helps fight depression. Due to the antiseptic properties, berries are a great remedy for stomach ulcers, because it effectively fights with the bacterium Helicobacter pylori, which causes this disease.
You can prepare infusions and wraps from the leaves of the berries. Wraps accelerate wound healing and infusions are excellent for severe stomach aches. Haskap berries also support the treatment of eye diseases, thus it is recommended to put on eyes wraps with water extract from the flowers of this bush.