Hardening of the Arteries

From our list of herbs and spices, the following are recommended for Hardening of the Arteries:

  • Aloe Vera Leaf
  • Artichoke
  • Astragalus Root
  • Blue Green Algae
  • Blueberry
  • Bromelain
  • Cayenne
  • Devils Claw
  • Evening Primrose
  • Fenugreek
  • Flaxseed
  • Fo-Ti Root
  • Garlic
  • Ginger Root
  • Grapeseed
  • Green Tea
  • Hawthorn Leaf
  • Khella
  • Korean Ginseng
  • Milk Thistle
  • Oat Straw
  • Olive Leaf
  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids
  • Psyllium
  • Quercetin
  • Soy
  • White Pine Bark

Natural Cures and Remedies for Hardening of the Arteries

Extreme emotion or heartbreak, sadness, and depression physically a?ect our hearts. Countless studies have shown how depression and feelings of isolation and loneliness a?ect the heart. Heart-break can cause people to become sick, or even die, following the death of a loved one. Modern technology has made it easier for us to have limited physical contact with others, yet most of us still feel the physical need to share friendship, deep love, gratitude, values, or simple contact through a smile. Without such contact, the heart and cardiovascular system can undergo physical changes, such as irregular functioning or harden-ing of the arteries. e repetitive experience of negative emotions also leads to atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) and inflammation in the heart. Atherosclerosis, of course, is one of the leading causes of heart attacks and strokes.

In the event of narrowing or hardening of the arteries on account of their getting plugged with fatty substances, the flow of blood is restricted. The heart then does not get sufficient oxygen.

Aloe Vera Leaf, Artichoke, Astragalus Root, Blue Green Algae, Blueberry, Bromelain, Cayenne, Devils Claw, Evening Primrose, Fenugreek, Flaxseed, Fo-Ti Root, Garlic, Ginger Root, Grapeseed, Green Tea, Hawthorn Leaf, Khella, Korean Ginseng, Milk Thistle, Oat Straw, Olive Leaf, Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Psyllium, Quercetin, Soy, White Pine Bark

The most important causes of hypertension are stress and a faulty style of living. People who are usually tense suffer from high blood pressure, especially when under stress. If the stress continues for a longperiod, the pressure may become permanently raised and may not become even after removal of the stress. An irregular life style, smoking and an excessive intake of intoxicants, tea, coffee, cola drinks, refined foods, destroy the natural pace of life. The expulsion of waste and poisonous matter from the body is prevented and the arteries and the veins become slack. hardening of the arteries , obesity, diabetes and severe constipation also lead to hypertension. Other causes of high blood pressure are excessive intake of pain killers, common table salt, food allergies and eating a high fat, low fibre diet, processed foods deficient in essential nutrients.

The most important cause of arteriosclerosis is excessive intake of white sugar, refined foods and high fat diet, rich in cholesterol. A sedentary life and excesses of all kinds are the major contributing causes. Hardening of the arteries may also be caused by other diseases such as high blood pressure, obesity, diabetes, rheumatism, Bright’s disease, malaria, syphillis.