Category Archives: NATURAL PRODUCTS

Properties and applications of kumquat


Kumquats are exotic fruits, which – because of their appearance – are sometimes called a “golden orange” or a “dwarf orange”. Despite its similarity to citrus fruits, kumquat does not belong to the Citrus genus. Nevertheless, just as citrus fruits, it is characterized by a high vitamin C content and high nutritional value. How do you eat kumquat, how does it taste and what are its medicinal properties?

Health-promoting properties of cranberry

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Cranberries are a popular culinary addition to both savory and sweet dishes as well as baked goods. The berries are used to make sauces, jams, juices and other preserves, which not only have high nutritional value, but also proven medicinal properties. In some cases, cranberry can even be as effective as synthetic drugs. What diseases does cranberry address and how to use it?

Properties and applications of phenolic acids

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Phenolic acids (phenol acids) are a group of compounds that are widely used in the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries. Thanks to their diverse structure and biological action, they are valued remedies in the treatment and prevention of many diseases. What are the properties and uses of phenolic acids?