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D (Vitamin)
Damiana
Dandelion
Devil’s Claw
DHA (Docosahexonic Acid)
Dong Quai

   
 

 

D (Vitamin)
Category: Nutrient
Also known as the “Sunshine Vitamin”. Vitamin D is important for healthy bones and tissue.

>> More info on the Sunshine vitamin


Damiana
Category: plant / herb


Scientific name: Turnera aphrodisiaca
As Damiana’s scientific name suggests, this herb is reputed to be a sexual stimulant. It is also used traditionally to treat impotence.



 

Dandelion
Category: plant / herb
Scientific name: Taraxacum Officinale

Used for centuries by herbalists as a general detox, and also as a liver tonic.

Dandelion’s young leaves are widely used as salad greens. Used as tea, it has natural diuretic properties. Dandelion’s roots have a mild laxative effect, and promotes bile flow and liver function.

Dandelion is also a good source of potassium, calcium, phosphorous and iron.


Devil’s Claw
Category: plant / herb
Scientific name: Harpogophytum proumbens
Devil’s Claw is used primarily as an anti-inflammatory agent and pain killer against arthritis and rheumatism. Devil’s Claw also promotes joint flexibility, thus reducing the pain associated with arthritis and rheumatism.


DHA (Docosahexonic Acid)
Category: Nutrient
DHA or Docosahexonic Acid is an essential fatty acid (EFA). Refer to EFA for more info.