Walnut is the unique and one of the most outstanding plants. All parts of the walnut have high bio-active properties. It is called "Tree of Life” because for centuries fed, healed and restored the life energy of people.
The leaves and the pericarp of the walnut contain many substances necessary for the human body: tannins, vitamin C and E, carotene and alkaloids. Walnuts are rich in oil, protein and amino acids.
Kernels contain vitamins E, K, P and S. The green nuts contain almost all groups of vitamins, iron, zinc, cobalt, potassium, calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, iodine, carotene, and quinones.
Mature nuts are rich in essential oil, tannins, iron salts, and salts of cobalt. The nuts shell contains phenol carboxylic acids, coumarin, steroids, and pellicle.
The thin brown skin that covers the fetus contains phenol carboxylic acids, steroids, coumarin, and tannins.
Walnuts have hemostatic properties, used as an antiseptic, antihistamine, toning, cleansing, and improving digestion facilities. Usage of walnut has beneficial effects on the blood vessels of the brain. Walnuts remove strong nervous tension. Using walnut is helpful for people whose occupation requires a lot of physical activity. Walnut soothes the body, resolves the dense matter. It strengthens the predominating organs - brain, heart, and liver, sharpens the senses. They are effective in stimulating mental activity. Walnuts save the body from vitamin deficiency as well as the lack in the body of cobalt salts and iron. Potassium and magnesium are useful in anemia. Walnuts provide preventive care for atherosclerosis, diseases of the cardiovascular system. In the alternative medicine walnuts and honey used in combination for tuberculosis treatment. Walnut leaves are useful for children's baths with rachitis and scrofulous diseases.
To protect you from different types of radiation eat 4-5 walnuts every day.
Walnuts are well-known as a cosmetic product. They contain large amounts of vitamins F and E that improve the skin condition.
People with elevated levels of blood clotting as well as patients with intestinal disorders should n’t use walnuts. Among the negative effects of walnut on the human body is a high level of protein in the nucleus that can cause an allergic reaction for some people. It’s also contraindicated with the chronic colitis and enterocolitis, eczema, psoriasis, neurodermatitis and several other types of skin diseases.