This is a plant that grows in Brazil, Asia, Africa, Pacific Islands, Caribbean and other parts of the world that has many health benefits. The leaves are interesting because upon being touched they fold up… thus people call it the “Sensitive Plant”.
This herb is used in India as a common contraceptive, animal studies show that taking Mimosa does slow down menstrual cycles and thus reduce the number of births.
Brazilian Mimosa also lowers blood sugar levels and has been used for this purpose in Ayurvedic Medicine for hundreds of years. And University studies show that blood sugar levels are lowered in animals taking Brazilian Mimosa.
Mimosa is also a good anti-depressant helping to boost your mood… and studies in many different Universities show that does work to well for depression.
Wound healing is much faster when taking Brazilian Mimosa, and it also helps with hemorrhoid symptoms too, and if you are suffering from heavy periods then Mimosa will help.
The leaves of the plant can be use to treat swollen glands and kidney pain. And studies are being done on the effectiveness of Brazilian Mimosa for uterine cancer and other tumors.
And the extract of the plant kills larval stages of some intestinal worms, and amazingly Brazilian Mimosa has been used to neutralize cobra venom.
Plus studies show that the extract of Brazilian Mimosa increases nerve regeneration by up to 40%.
You can buy Brazilian Mimosa in capsules on-line or order it from your local health food store.
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