The versatility of aloe vera, with anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antiviral, energy-giving properties makes it nature's gift to health. There are over 200 varieties of aloe vera growing in Africa, Europe, Asia and the Americas. Click on the link to see the health benefits of aloe vera.
Herbal preparations are very popular among Jamaicans, some of who believe that any ailment can be remedied with the appropriate ‘bush tea’. This slideshow showcases the various herbs and roots that Jamaicans use as home remedies.