The healing benefits of olive leaf has been used for thousands of
years and originated in Ancient Egypt. The olive leaf was used by
many as a sign of heavenly power. In the 1850`s, there is documentation
showing how olive leaf cured malaria in its final stages.
If you live
a stressful life and you normally get colds and flu, then olive
leaf is just what you need. Many have had great success with this
herb. Olive leaf has a bitter compound called oleuropein, which
is the reason for its disease fighting compound.
through many trials has shown its ability to fight any and all attacking
viruses. Olive leaf has anti-viral, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory
properties. It has 400 percent more antioxidants than Vitamin C
and double the antioxidants of green tea. Olive leaf should be taken
daily to achieve the maximum effect.
used to fight off colds and the flu.
- Viral infections,
Epstein Barr, shingles and herpes
- Heart conditions
cholesterol and LDL levels
How to prepare
the olive leaves:
the fresh leaves and wash them and air dry.
- Place them
on a large tray to dry or on a large screen. Dry them in your
home, in front of a large window, where there is plenty of sun.
You can also place the leaves on a huge blanket to dry. This will
take several days.
- After the
leaves are completely dried and very brittle, store in large glass
containers. Take a small amount and place in a coffee grinder
and grind to a fine pulp.
- Place in
vegetarian capsules, as needed. If the consistency is difficult
to place in capsules, you can add some ground fennel or grape
seeds and mix with the ground olive leaves.