Many of us are familiar with the beneficial properties of pine. For medicinal purposes, we use pine essential oil, needles, gum, and kidneys. But few people know that pine pollen also has useful healing properties. We will talk today about what kind of product it is, how it is useful and how to take it.
It is really very useful for your health due to its physiotherapists who, based on numerous studies, confirm the effectiveness of this remedy. In addition, you can find a large number of positive reviews of those who successfully use pine pollen for healing. So let's talk briefly about what are the beneficial properties of pine pollen.
Composition of coniferous pollen
Before talking about the beneficial properties of pine pollen, you need to understand its composition. This natural product contains a large number of fats, proteins, and lipids. Of the amino acids in the pollen, glycine, glutamic acid and threonine are present.
Pine pollen is a unique source of vitamins B1, B2, B6, B12, C, A. It contains a large number of flavonoids - plant components that regulate many internal systems of human organs.
Also, in the pollen of coniferous trees, there are the following substances necessary for human health:
- Macroelements - phosphorus, magnesium, potassium, calcium;
- Trace elements - zinc, selenium, copper, iron.
This combination of components makes pine pollen a healing product that is used to treat serious pathologies.
Herbalists dispel misconceptions that pine pollen can be an allergen. Even thoughpollinosis is present in a high concentration in pine, coniferous pollen does not provoke allergic reactions. This is explained by its chemical composition and the fact that conifer grains are quite small, unlike alder and birch. With such grain sizes, pollen is completely microscopic and does not enter the bronchi, but lingers on the mucous membranes of the upper respiratory tract.
Let's look at together in more detail the beneficial properties of pine pollen.
Pine pollen is a natural antibiotic effective against Koch bacillus, the causative agent of pulmonary disease. After taking decoctions based on pollen, the reproduction of mycobacteria slows down and their gradual death occurs.
Antioxidants, pine pollen flavonoids remove toxins from the body, toxins, which, in turn, reduces the level of bad cholesterol and lipids in the blood. Due to this action, the tool becomes a good prevention of stroke, atherosclerosis, and the growth of cholesterol plaques in the vessels. With regular intake of pine pollen supplements or infusions, blood circulation, capillary permeability, and elasticity, oxygen supply to the brain and neurons improves.
Normalization of the intestines
In clinical trials, it was found that the cause of upset stomach is often stress, constant emotional decline. The composition of pine pollen contains magnesium and calcium, which help relieve nervous tension, as a result of which the work of the digestive tract is normalized.
Coniferous pollen accelerates the digestion of food, the absorption of nutrients, improves intestinal motility, and normalizes appetite. Given these properties of the product, it is recommended to use it to treat diarrhea. Patients suffering from constipation respond particularly well to pollen. This is explained by the fact that vitamin B6, which is part of the composition, relaxes muscles during a spasm.