Herbal Information for Chinese Date - Hong Zao in Whole Fruit Form
Common Names: Chinese Date
Botanical Name: Ziziphus Jujuba Fructus- Red
Other names: Ziziphus jujuba fruit - red, Ber
Pin Yin Name: Hong Zao, Da Zao
Package Size: 1 Pound
Form: Whole Fruit
Dosage: Consult your healthcare professional for correct dosage.
Brand: Nuherbs Lab Tested
Caution: Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Cautions in cases of damp-phlegm or food stagnation because it can help dampness produce heat, and induce distention in middle energizer.
Meridians: Heart, Stomach, Tonify Spleen, Nourish Blood, Tonify Qi
- Assists in digestion
- Supports cardiovascular system
- Increases sleep quality
- Nourishes blood
- Calms the Shen
Jujube fruits aid in suppressing the release of histamine. Histamine is a compound released by cells as a response to inflammatory reactions. Jujube fruit contribute in anti-allergic and anti-anaphylactic properties.
Traditionally, Jujube have supportive properties to soothe the symptoms of stress, anxiety, and depression.
Jujube is a low calorie fruit packed with dietary fiber, vitamins and minerals that makes it an excellent option as a healthy, convenient snack. Loaded with vitamin C, a potent antioxidant, Jujube fruit aids in triggering the immune response to support in fighting aliments. While it also contains fair amounts of potassium, which plays a significant role in regulating muscle functions and maintain electrolyte balance. Jujube fruit also comprises 18 of the 24 essential amino acids that promotes healthy growth and development.
As an added benefit, Jujube fruits are a powerhouse of several antioxidants including flavonoids, polysaccharides and triterpenic acids (a large group of natural compounds with diverse biological activity) that scavenges detrimental toxins and safeguards against chronic health conditions like diabetes, and heart disease.
Being naturally loaded with sugars Jujube fruit are an excellent all natural, healthy source of energy.
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