Wrriten by Simon Ido | MCS. Forwarded by Prof. Shoseyov Oded

Ginseng Root

Ginseng Root Written by: Simon Ido | MSc Forwarded by; Prof. Shoseyov Oded. Estimated reading time 5 min, 42 seconds Last update, Jul, 2021 HIGHLIGHTS  Ginseng, a traditional folk medicine, is a medici- nal root containing steroid and saponin molecules known as ginsenosides[6].   Considered largely safe[4], ginseng has a wide range of effects on …

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Brahmi, Bacopa Monnieri

Bacopa monnieri, Brahmi Written by: Simon Ido | MSc Forwarded by; Prof. Shoseyov Oded. Estimated reading time 5 min, 42 seconds Last update, AUG, 2021 HIGHLIGHTS  Bacopa monnieri a creeping plant considered in the Ayurvedic system as a herb to boost memory [3]   Brahmi contains Bacosides which are a family of saponins with unique …

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Piper methysticum, Kava

Written by: Simon Ido | MSc Forwarded by; Prof. Shoseyov Oded. Estimated reading time 4 min, 21 seconds Last update, Sep, 2021 Piper methysticum, Kava Kava is a plant used traditionally by Pacific Island societies for its relaxing properties[1, 6, 8, 9]. Kava contains kavalactones, which hold anxiolytic and sleep-inducing properties[8, 10]. Kavalactones have GABAergic properties and …

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