Common Sorrel or Garden Sorrel also known as sorrel, is a perennial herb. The leaves are oblong, the lower ones 3 to 6 inches in length, slightly arrow-shaped at the base and it is cultivated as a vegetable for consumption. It has been used in traditional medicine to cool any inflammation and heat of blood.
II. How cape sorrel effects women with endometriosis
1. Circulatory system
Garden sorrel is said to helps restore the blood circulation in the body caused by imbalance of ying and yang qi in the blood resulting in improving the blood circulatory function and lessening the symptoms of endometriosis including emotional and physical stress, anxiety and depression.
It also helps to relieve the inflammation caused by irregular cell growth or cell of one organ growing in somewhere in the body including endometrial implants and adhesion in the abdominal region.
3. Digestive system
Garden sorrel contains substances that help to restore decaying stomachs resulting in improving the digestive system in absorbing vital vitamins and minerals which are essential for women with endometriosis during menstrual cycle.
4. Blood purifier
It also helps to purify the blood by getting rid of the toxins accumulated in the blood stream resulting in strengthen the transportation of oxygen and nutrients to our body cell, thereby it helps to restore the immune system in fighting against foreign invasion and forming of free radicals including the endometrial implants and adhesion.