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Discover amazing facts about garlic – the world's superfood!

How much do you know about garlic except that it adds zest to your meals? We bet you aren’t aware of all the interesting things about it that we are going to share!


Garlic or Allium Sativum belongs to the family of Alliaceae together with another popular crop – onion.

Since the very ancient times garlic has been used not only as food. For example, ancient Greek physician Hippocrates often used it as an effective medicine for various illnesses and was actually right. Modern science has proven that this plant possesses a great deal of nutrients, vitamins and other substances that are capable of preventing and fighting various disorders such as heart trouble, atherosclerosis and even cancer. Allicin contained in garlic is also a powerful virus and bacteria inactivating agent.

Watch this cool video by “How does it grow” team to find out more exciting facts on the world’s superfood!

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55 Comments
Elizabeth Tessa Schoeman Biagio
Lovely thank you for sharing. I used a little chopped up garlic in honey when my children had flu, especially good for bronchitis
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Jul 9, 2019 4:56PM
Shirley Anderson
I'm a garlic lover
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Jul 7, 2019 4:51PM
Trixie Pettman-South
GREAT STORY. WHEN I WAS PUT ON THE WAITING LIST FOR KNEE SURGERY THE DOCTOR TOLD ME TO TAKEGARLID CAPSULES EVERY DAY FOR THE IMMUNE SYSYEM...ODOURLESS. ALSO IRON. I STILL TAKE GARLIC CAPSULES DAILY.
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Jun 20, 2019 10:59AM
Ida Juhasz Nagy
I love garlic. This is a very healthy food. I am eating with bacon and together with ham and I am using when I am cooking.... amazing food!
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May 19, 2019 5:57AM
Irina Tarhova
Wonderful! Thank you! I love garlic.
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Apr 10, 2019 1:59AM
Satish Chandran
Some hindu groups dont eat garlic
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Mar 27, 2019 6:29PM
Irma Rivera
Thank you for the information!!! Garlic is also good for hair and nail growth!
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Mar 24, 2019 10:49PM
Brigitte Kurowski-Wilson
Garlic was used in Europe long before it was introduced to North Amrica.
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Mar 20, 2019 8:48PM
Humberto Carrasco
VERY INTERESTING INFORMATION
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Mar 6, 2019 4:09PM
Gautam Shiv Vir
Quite interesting video.
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Feb 16, 2019 2:08PM
Don Storjord
Garlic is a staple in our kitchen
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Feb 15, 2019 11:33PM
Darlene Davidson
My kitchen is never without garlic. It is an important ingredient in so many cuisines.
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Feb 7, 2019 7:23PM
Diane Thompson
It is very healthy, very good for us but we don't eat it because of the smell. We should, however, include it in our food because, when it's properly blended in food, it doesn't smell. As for eating it raw - each to their own. I won't go near anyone who does.
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Jan 23, 2019 4:11AM
Petrusia Deacon
Love garlic🤗
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Dec 24, 2018 8:19AM
Lucette Rouleau
I love garlic
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Dec 16, 2018 9:45PM

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