Basil extract helps reduce cholesterol

rohanta April 2019, May 2019

A study published in the journal Food Science and Human Wellnessrevealed that basil (Ocimum basilicum) can help reduce high lipid levels and prevent atherosclerosis. In this study, researchers from Morocco examined the effect of basil extract on high lipid levels and oxidative stress in an animal model. Basil is an aromatic plant used as a culinary herb, condiment, or spice. In …