A Natural Herbal Remedy for Diabetes

Diabetes is an autoimmune disease affecting the pancreas, characterized by an insulin deficiency. There are several natural herbal remedies for diabetes available. A natural herb tea made from blueberry leaves has a long history in folk medicine. Several other plants have also been found to assist the pancreas in producing insulin, including ginseng, fenugreek seeds and the juice of the bitter melon, also known as the balsam pear, a tropical vegetable widely cultivated in Asia. In this article, we will concentrate on a natural herbal remedy for diabetes that mixes several ingredients that are known to be efficacious in curing pancreatic problems.

Recipe for a Natural Herbas for Diabetes

This cocktail of natural herbs for diabetes is taken in capsule form, so the first thin you will need is some 00 size capsules. Empty 00 size capsules, along with the needles to fill them, are available from health food stores, in gelatin and vegetarian versions, to assist in the preparation of home remedies. Grind the following herbs to a fine powder and inject them into the capsules.

Bearberry, also known as uva ursi, is a natural antiseptic that was first used by Welsh physicians in the High Middle Ages. It is recognized as a cure for urinary tract infections in the United States Pharmacopeia.

Golden Seal is an herb native to North America that was used by the Native Americans to treat inflammations of the mucous membrane. It also has colon and liver cleansing properties.

Wild Sunflower or Elecampane root also treats the mucous membranes and promotes general respiratory health.

Dandelion root is a natural diuretic that also has antiviral and digestive properties. It was used by the ancient Greeks as a digestive aid, and dandelion greens (“horta”) remain a popular vegetable in Greece today.

Juniper berries, also known as Cedar berries, cleanse the pancreas and help reduce blood sugar levels. They are one of the most effective natural herbs for treating diabetes and have been used across the world since ancient times.

Fennel seed is another diuretic that also helps the gall bladder to produce bile, which has been shown to help control blood sugar levels in diabetic adults.

Ginger is an anti-coagulant that also helps control nausea and motion sickness. It is a strong antioxidant and also has antimicrobial and fever reducing properties.

Please note that the recipe calls for two parts juniper berries and dandelion root for every one part of all the other ingredients, which are added together in equal measure.