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7. Immune System

Aloe vera is well known for its ability to strengthen the immune system. It is rich in essential vitamins and minerals like zinc, vitamin C, and vitamin E that boost the immune system. Also, the polysaccharides in aloe vera have been proven to stimulate white blood cell activity and increase the number of helper T-cells, which translates into having a much stronger immune system. Additionally, there is a compound in aloe vera called mannon, which has antiviral activity. Typically, aloe vera juice is used to boost the immune system. However, as I said earlier, only a very little bit is needed. Aloe vera juice is definitely one of those things where a little goes a long way.

You may already have aloe vera gel in your medicine cabinet that is leftover from using it for last summerโ€™s sunburns. Now, you have other uses for the soothing gel aside from burns. It can treat pesky skin conditions as well as bruises. You may even be considering adding aloe juice to your medicinal arsenal. It certainly has many benefits. What do you typically use aloe vera for?

Sources: nccam.nih.gov, nytimes.com, everydayhealth.com, aloeplant.info, umm.edu

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