The Healing Powers of Raw Horseradish: A Natural Antibiotic
The chemicals in raw horseradish have been known to act as a natural antibiotic. Getting to know this healing spice and its medicinal applications can be beneficial to your health.
Raw horseradish has no odor, but cut into its flesh and you’ll sniff a waft of heat that can open the sinuses even on the worst day of allergy season. No wonder it was used as a medicine long before it was used as a food.
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"Healing Spices" by Bharat B. Aggarwal, PhD, with Debora Yost, presents 50 different spices and their disease-fighting benefits.