I have used Cayenne Pepper for my health for a long time - It is great for so many things I will never be without it daily. I usually mix it in my morning drink and mask with honey and all the other goodies. I use organic Cayenne Pepper Powder which lasts for a long time. Click here for the brand I recommend and have used for years.
Another Great Health Article from Dr Group at Global Healing
by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM
Published on June 21, 2010, Last Updated on October 21, 2015
Crushed cayenne pepper in a wooden spoon. Cayenne pepper has been used for a variety of ailments such as heartburn and fever.
Many societies, especially those of the Americas and China, have a history of using cayenne pepper therapeutically. A powerful compound with many uses, cayenne pepper is currently gaining buzz for cleansing and detoxifying regimes such as the Master Cleanse, which uses the spice to stimulate circulation and neutralize acidity.
Cayenne pepper has been used for a variety of ailments including heartburn, delirium, tremors, gout, paralysis, fever, dyspepsia, flatulence, sore throat, atonic dyspepsia, hemorrhoids, menorrhagia in women, nausea, tonsillitis, scarlet fever and diphtheria.
The Health Benefits of Cayenne Pepper
Cayenne has the ability to ease upset stomach, ulcers, sore throats, spasmodic and irritating coughs, and diarrhea.
2. Anti-Cold and Flu Agent
Cayenne pepper aids in breaking up and moving congested mucus. Once mucus begins to leave the body, relief from flu symptoms generally follows.