Did you know that you can use thyme to treat all kinds of conditions, from epileptic seizures to flu? Well, this herb has been around for centuries and it is proven that it can do amazing things.
People mixed thyme and lavender in middle ages and used it to cover floors of churches to remove any unwanted odors. It has also been used to prevent infections and heal wounds.
Thyme essential oil can be used as the anti-rheumatic, antiseptic, anti-fungal and anti-parasitic agent. It can decrease viral load in the body and it can be used in cases of chronic fatigue syndrome, multiple sclerosis, vertigo, lupus, tinnitus, rheumatoid arthritis, and even tinnitus. You just need to make thyme tea and consume it every morning.
This herb is very high in minerals, calcium, potassium, minerals and vitamins, and because of that, it is very helpful when it comes to proper red blood cell formation and blood pressure regulation.
Because thyme contains volatile oils and bioflavonoids, it is great when it comes to antioxidant properties. One more thing great about thyme is that it can be used as a weapon against cancer because it is rich in terpenoids such as rosemaries and ursolic acids. Regular intake of this herb increases the amount of DHA in brain, kidney and heart cell membranes.
You can use essential oils in thyme for the prevention of:
- throat infections
- acute and chronic bronchitis
- sore throats
- inflammation of the mouth