Essential Oils: Bergamot

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Can Dyslipidemia be Treated with Bergamot? - Medical News Bulletin

A recent exploratory study determined if supplementation of Citrus bergamia extract benefits older adults with dyslipidemia and obesity.

Dyslipidemia refers to abnormal levels of triglycerides, cholesterol, or fat phospholipids in the blood. Being overweight with an elevated lipid profile is a major risk factor for cardiovascular diseases. Dyslipidemia causes...

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  1. Citrus bergamia, the bergamot orange (pronounced / ˈ b ɜːr ɡ ə ˌ m ɒ t /), is a fragrant citrus fruit the size of an orange, with a yellow or green color similar to a lime, depending on ripeness.. Genetic research into the ancestral origins of extant citrus cultivars found bergamot orange to be a probable hybrid of lemon and bitter orange. Extracts have been used to scent food, perfumes ...
  2. Morfoloogia. Nii nagu teisedki tsitruselised on ka bergamott pomerantsvili ehk hesperiid, botaaniliselt mari.Bergamott sarnaneb sidruniga, kuid on pirnikujuline, sageli väikese näsaga. Viljaliha on roheline ning liiga hapu ja kibe, et seda süüa.. Kasvatamine. Tänapäeval viljeldakse põhiliselt Lõuna-Itaalias, Brasiilias ja Lääne-Indias.Kasutamine ...
  3. From the 6th century Bergamo was the seat of one of the most important Lombard duchies of northern Italy, together with Brescia, Trento, and Cividale del Friuli: its first Lombard duke was Wallaris.. After the conquest of the Lombard Kingdom by Charlemagne, it became the seat of a county under one Auteramus (d. 816). An important Lombardic hoard dating from the 6th to 7th centuries was found ...
  4. Overview Information Bergamot is a plant that produces a type of citrus fruit. Oil taken from the peel of the fruit is used to make medicine. Some people treat a skin condition called psoriasis by ...
  5. Bergamo is a northern Italy treasure. Dating from 49 BC, Bergamo has two centers: the Alta (upper) city and the Bassa (lower) city, connected by a funicular and walking trails.
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"Lake Bergamot" after some light rains.
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wild plant herb medicinal bergamot
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