Heart Views

: 2019  |  Volume : 20  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 34-

Flowers to grow for use as medicine

Rachel Hajar 
 Department of Cardiology, Heart Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar

Correspondence Address:
Rachel Hajar
Sr. Consultant Cardiologist, Director of HH Publications, Executive Coordinator for Research, Director of Non-invasive Cardiology (1981–2014), Heart Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha

How to cite this article:
Hajar R. Flowers to grow for use as medicine.Heart Views 2019;20:34-34

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Hajar R. Flowers to grow for use as medicine. Heart Views [serial online] 2019 [cited 2023 Nov 30 ];20:34-34
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Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food, and medicine for the soul. Flowers have been used in medicinal applications around the world for centuries. In herbal medicine, flowers and their extracts are used to treat a wide range of ailments. These extracts are in many cough and cold products and are thought to help promote sweating for treating fevers. However, this claim has not been proven scientifically.

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