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Kava (Piper methysticum)

Kava Health BenefitsKava-kava, or Kava (Piper methysticum) is a member of the pepper family, a medicinal herb which grows in the South Pacific region. Nowadays, when alternative medicine and using herbal remedies are becoming more and more popular, herbs like kava coming from far away island and territories gained more popularity. Throughout tropical islands of South Pacific, from New Guinea to Hawaii, this herb has been used for centuries due to numerous therapeutic health benefits of kava. In particular, kava leaf tea is considered a sacred beverage that is used in many local rituals and traditions, as well as as a medicine or just a drink for a friendly talk. (more…)