Used to support digestion, gallstones, healthy cholesterol and more.
Globe artichoke has long been used for a number of purposes, including to relieve digestive upset, to aid digestion and for gallstones. Recently a number of European clinical trials have shown that globe artichoke products may be effective in lowering blood cholesterol.
Note that the thistle-like globe artichoke is a completely different herb from the tuber-like Jerusalem artichoke. Globe artichoke is a member of the sunflower family, and its leaves are used medicinally.
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