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Rosemary Essay

448 words - 2 pages

Rosemary
Rosemary or rosmarinus officinalis is a woody, perennial herb with fragrant, evergreen, needle-like leaves and white, pink, purple, or blue flowers. Rosemary is also a member of the mint family Lamiaceae. The word rosemary derives from the Latin for “dew” and “sea” or “dew of the sea” because in many locations, it needs no water other than the humidity carried by the sea breeze to live. (3)
Rosemary contains many good healing properties and benefits. It contains substances that are useful for stimulating the immune system, increasing circulation, and improving digestion. Thanks to its antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti-carcinogenic properties, rosemary boosts overall health of body. Essential ...view middle of the document...

Infused rosemary oil is an intensive treatment for dandruff. Rosemary is a mild diuretic that gets rid of bloating and water retention. (2)
“Rosemary contains carnosol which has been found in studies to be a potent anti-cancer compound. Researchers have had promising results in studies of its efficacy against breast cancer, prostate cancer, colon cancer, leukemia, and skin cancer. In one study, researchers gave powdered rosemary to rats for two weeks and found that it reduced the binding of the carcinogen given to the rats by 76% and significantly inhibited the formation of breast tumors. Studies have also found that rosemary has powerful antibacterial properties against H. pylori, bacteria that cause stomach ulcers, and Staph infections. Rosemary has also been used to treat liver problems for hundreds of years. One study found that rosemary extract reduces cirrhosis in rats given thioacetamide, a toxic compound that is toxic to the liver. It also prevented liver damage from tetrachloride in rats and mice”. (2)
For the most part, rosemary is considered safe with no side effects; however pregnant women should avoid consuming large amounts because it may possibly lead to uterine contractions and miscarriage. Also, people with high blood pressure should not take rosemary because it may raise their blood pressure. The undiluted oil is unsafe to take by mouth. Taking large amounts of rosemary can cause vomiting, uterine bleeding, kidney irritation, increased sun sensitivity, skin redness, and allergic reactions. (5)

References:
1) whfoods.com
2) healthdiaries.com
3) wikipedia.com
4) webmd.com

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