plant whose extract facilitates excretion of urine can for example help in treating complications that are associated with the system of urine excretion such as kidney problems. Similarly, a plant that facilitate running nose can facilitate nasal hygiene. Physical properties of plant extracts such as astringency plants’ curative role. Astringency binds disease-causing organisms to body tissues that facilitate elimination. Plants are also sources of chemicals that are used to manufacture chemical based drugs and consuming a plant that is rich in a chemical treats similar diseases that the resultant manufactured drug treats (http://permaculturenews.org/2013/10/09/medicinal-plants/). Examples of plants with medicinal value are garlic, chamomile, and Dandelion. Garlic is a common plant for domestic use and is effective against microorganisms at different body organs and system while chamomile helps relax the body. (http://www.homestead.org/KarynSweet/MedicinalGarden/MedicinalGarden.htm).
The subject relates to my environment through providing alternatives to management of diseases. It creates awareness of natural solutions to medical problems and offers alternatives to chemical based drugs whose adverse effects are many. The subject also offers a cheaper alternative to care because natural products are either free of cheaper than processed ...Show more