veg sprouts as medicine

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veg sprouts as medicine - J VEGETABLES AS MEDICINES. Hygienic Virtues...
J VEGETABLES AS MEDICINES. Hygienic Virtues That Reside in Many of Our Food Plants. As most people are aware, vegetables possess various medicinal qualities. I Here are some worth bearing in mind. ' Asparagus is very cooling and easily ; digested. Cabbage, cauliflower, Brussels Brussels sprouts, and broccoli are cooling, nutritive, laxative, and purifying to the blood, and also act as tonics, but should not he eaten too freely by deli- deli- . cate persons. Celery is good for ' rheumatic and gouty persons. Lettuces i are very wholesome. They are slight-; slight-; slight-; ly narcotic, and lull and calm the j mind. Spinach is particularly good for rheumatism and gout, and also in kid- kid- ney diseases. Onions are good for 1 chest ailments and colds, but do not agree with all. Watercresses are ex-! ex-! ex-! cellent tonics and cooling. Beetroot is 1 very cooling and high nutritious, ow- ow- 1 ing to the amount of sugar it contains. Parsley is cooling and purifying. Po- Po- j tatoes, parsnips, carrots, turnips, and 1 artichokes are hiehlv niit.rlt.imia. lint not so digestible as some vegetables. j Potatoes are the most nourishing and ' are fattening for nervous tiersons Tn- Tn- ' matoes are health-giving health-giving health-giving and purifying, ; eithcr eaten raw or cooked. chili, ! cayenne, horseradish, and mustard ' shou,d be used sparingly. They give 7Pai tn rhp nrmptltp and nro vnlllnliln stomachics. Radishes are the same, but are indigestible, and should not ' 1)6 eaten y delicate people. J

Clipped from Evening Sentinel24 May 1901, FriPage 3

Evening Sentinel (Santa Cruz, California)24 May 1901, FriPage 3
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