People once believed that wearing a pouch of garlic around their necks would stop them from catching a cold and would keep vampires away. Garlic’s odor could keep anyone away! Ancient Greeks found the odor so offensive that garlic eaters were barred from the main temples. Despite its odor, throughout history, garlic has been used … Read More

  We all love the taste of garlic but not the lingering odor that may last on your breath for close to 24 hours. Researchers from Ohio State University fed people garlic and then had them drink water (the control group) or green tea or eat apples, lettuce, or mint leaves. Fresh apples, fresh lettuce and … Read More

A clove or two of garlic a day may keep the doctor away. Garlic has potent antibacterial, antiviral and immune-stimulating properties. Garlic supplements do not offer the same health benefits. … Read More