Neem is an ancient cure-all herb that has historically been used to treat pain, smallpox, fever, and infections. It is even good for your garden (one of the best)!
Native to India, the neem tree is a symbol for health and rich in spiritual significance. According to Hindu mythology, the plant was born by the drops of Amrita(the elixir of immortality) being sprinkled on Earth by divine beings known as Devas.
A powerful antiviral, antibacterial, and antifungal, it can be used externally to treat skin conditions and is commonly used to prevent gum disease. Neem cleanses the blood, liver, and kidneys helping to support proper immune function and overall health. It is also an effective contraceptive herb.
In Traditional Chinese Medicine, neem is recognized for tonifying the Spleen and Stomach, supporting Liver and Kidney function, and Clearing Damp Heat.
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