The human race uses aloe vera since early times.
In ancient Mesopotamia this herb was first mentioned to be used as a medicine.
It was later taken up by the Egyptians, and nowadays it is considered that Africa is the country of origin of aloe vera.
Egyptian queen Cleopatra used aloe vera gel to keep her skin beautiful and young-looking.
The ancient Greeks used this plant for treating all kinds of conditions – from baldness to insomnia.
Alexander the Great and Christopher Columbus used it to treat the wounds of their soldiers and sailors.
Nowadays it is known that aloe vera cures many health difficulties and skin problems.
What is most fascinating to many is the fact that aloe vera is beneficial in the treatment of one of the deadliest diseases of our time – cancer.
Aloe vera helps beat cancer
Aloe Vera defends and makes stronger the immune system, cleanses the body and helps quickly to recover from the disease, which is of the utmost importance for those individuals suffering from cancer.
Scientists to an increasing extend agree with the fact that our immune system is able to protect us from all disorders and the appearance of tumors can occur only if the immune system is damaged.
As long as our immune system is strong enough we do not get sick, but the moment when the system deteriorates, hazardous cells start to multiply rapidly in the body.
Research has confirmed that aloe vera strengthens immunity, helps minimize tumor growth and stops the spread of metastases.
Chemotherapy together with aloe vera is more tolerable, because it lowers their harmful effects and detoxifies the body.
Studies show that polysaccharides including aloe vera, activate macrophages and inhibit the attachment of pro-cancer benzopyrene in hepatocytes, diminishing the formation of potential cancerous DNA.
Recipe for the treatment of cancer
Brazilian monk, Father Romano Zago, compiled a special composition for the treatment of cancer based on aloe vera, honey and alcohol.
His recipe is shared with the entire world in his book “From the air you can recover”.
This recipe has helped thousands of people. Try it.
• 35 grams of fresh leaves of Aloe arborescens
• 6 tablespoons distilled alcohol (whiskey, brandy, rum …)
• 50 grams of natural honey
Use dry cloth in order to remove dirt and leaves needles from the edge. Cut leaves into pieces, not stripping them, put them in a blender and add honey and alcohol.
Mix everything so as to get a uniform mixture. There is no need for this mixture to be boiled or distilled.
It is important the leaves to be very finely ground. Pour the mixture in a dark glass container and store in the fridge.
Take one tablespoon of this mixture three times daily, 30 minutes before meals. It is important that the composition is consumed to the end. After the completion of a course, consult a physician. An improvement should be seen in the findings.
The healing characteristics of aloe vera
Over 400 species of Aloe exist, but only a few types are curative and are used for medical causes (the most popular are Aloe barbadensis miller and Aloe arborescence).
There is almost no medical problem that aloe vera does not have an impact on beneficially.
Its healing characteristics aloe vera owes to its unbelievable structure.
This herb includes vitamins A, C and E, which are strong and powerful antioxidants. Moreover, it is an excellent source of vitamin B12 and folic acid.
It is composed of the enzymes such as alkaline phosphates, lipase, cellulose and catalyses.
It is an abundant source of calcium, chromium, copper, selenium, magnesium, potassium, calcium and zinc which are essential for the regular functioning of metabolism.
This plant includes even 12 anthraquinone, phenol compounds that promote right intestines’ function.
Aloin and emodin in the structure of aloe vera possess analgesic, antibacterial and antiviral effect.
Aloe vera is also used for many deceases and skin troubles.
This herb lessens damage caused from frostbite, soothes rashes and psoriasis, and cures scars, warts and stretch marks.
It deals with scalp conditions such as dandruff and damaged hair.
What’s more it is used for body clearance, diseases of the stomach and intestines, as well as helps with allergies and asthma, diabetes and high cholesterol and it is also an implement for weight loss.
However, the most astonishing property of aloe vera is its impact on cancer – a disease for which modern medicine has still no cure.