Stevia originates from South America and is used as a natural sweetener. Lately, it can often be found in health food stores and is a great way to enjoy the sweet taste without white sugar added. This plant has a remarkable effect on your health – lowers blood pressure, strengthens the immune system, regulates digestion, helps with fatigue, sore throat and pain in the bones …
Residents of Paraguay use the leaves of Stevia for 1,500 years as a tonic for stomach problems and boiled in water and as a concentrate to improve general health.
The external application of stevia extract was observed to have a therapeutic effect on many skin diseases such as acne, dermatitis and eczema. Stevia extract can be also put in a bath.
But what was only recently discovered, thanks to clinical trials conducted in the United States, the plant Stevia and all its forms of reducing dependence on cigarettes and alcohol.