CELERY SEED: Celery Seed has been used as a medicine for centuries. Today, Celery Seed is used primarily as a food flavoring. Add into potato, white clam or other creamy soups. Try adding a pinch to any style dressing and enjoy over crisp salads or vegetables.
INTERESTING FACTS: During ancient times, physicians used Celery Seed to treat the common cold, flu, water retention, poor digestion, various types of arthritis, and certain ailments of the liver and spleen. Today, studies have found that compounds in Celery Seed alleviate the pain associated with certain inflammatory health conditions such as arthritis and gout. Animal studies have found that Celery Seed extracts may help to lower blood pressure and cholesterol as well as protect the liver from damaging agents such as acetaminophen. Preliminary animal studies have also found that Celery Seed helps prevent the formation of cancerous tumors in mice.