There is tea that has been used for centuries to treat many diseases and conditions, from flu to epileptic seizures. Its name is thyme and in the Middle Ages it was combined with lavender to spray the church floors and give them good smell. Also, people used it to treat their wounds and cure infections. They first crushed it, then wrapped it around the wounded areas.

It has essential oils that are very rich in anti-rheumatic, anti-parasitic, antiseptic, antiviral and anti-fungal properties. It’s great for people with lupus, chronic fatigue syndrome, multiple sclerosis, tinnitus, vertigo, Hashimoto’s, thyroiditis or fibromyalgia, simply because constantly using it will reduce the viral load in the organism.

To cure them you need to drink this tea every day in the morning.

Also, thyme contains lots of minerals and vitamins, like iron, calcium, potassium and many more. They are great for the formation of red blood cells and regulating blood pressure, as well as detoxifying the body. There are also plenty of B-complex vitamins, vitamin A and C and folic acid.

There are also some bioflavonoids and volatile oils in it, like thymol which is an essential oil that has amazing antioxidant properties. Also, it can fight cancer, because it contains plenty of terpenoids, for example ursolic acids and rosmarinic.

There have various studies which have proven that constant intake of thyme will increase the DHA amount in our brain, kidney and heart cell membranes. Here are some conditions and diseases which can be treated with consuming thyme, thanks to its essential oils:

• gingivitis
• laryngitis
• asthma
• throat infections
• acute and chronic bronchitis
• sore throats
• coughs
• inflammation of the mouth